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Great moments in basketball

Author: Michael Burgan
Publisher: Milwaukee : World Almanac Library, ©2002.
Series: Great moments in sports (Milwaukee, Wis.)
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : English : North American edView all editions and formats
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Recounts ten high points in the history of basketball, including Wilt Chamberlain's 100-point game, eight consecutive NBA championships won by the Boston Celtics, and the Houston Comets win the first four WNBA championships.
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Genre/Form: History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Burgan
ISBN: 0836853458 9780836853452 0836853598 9780836853599
OCLC Number: 49312797
Description: 48 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
Big dipper hits a hundred: Wilt Chamberlain scores one hundred points in one game --
Triple threat: Oscar Robertson averages a triple-double for a season --
Best team ever: Boston Celtics win eight consecutive NBA championships --
Winning wizard: UCLA wins eighty-eight straight --
Kareem on top: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar sets the career scoring record --
Magical duo: Magic Johnson/Larry Bird rivalry --
Best ever? --
Air Jordan soars again: Michael Jordan wins his sixth NBA championship with the Chicago Bulls --
Four for four: Houston Comets win the first four WNBA championships --
Shaq attacks in the NBA finals: Shaquille O'Neal and Kobe Bryant lead the Lakers to consecutive league championships --
Basketball time line.
Series Title: Great moments in sports (Milwaukee, Wis.)
Responsibility: by Michael Burgan.

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Recounts ten high points in the history of basketball, including Wilt Chamberlain's 100-point game, eight consecutive NBA championships won by the Boston Celtics, and the Houston Comets win the first four WNBA championships.

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