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Pro Basketball's Underdogs : Players and Teams Who Shocked the Basketball World

Author: Eric Braun
Publisher: North Mankato, Minnesota. : Capstone Press, a capstone imprint, 2018.
Series: Sports shockers.; Sports Illustrated kids (Capstone Press)
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English
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"Basketball fans love to cheer for the underdog, and every season they get reminded that anything can happen in pro basketball. An undrafted player can become and All-Star. A franchise known as a perennial loser can rise up and win the NBA championship. This book presents thrilling tales of players and teams who have shocked the basketball world."--
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Juvenile works
Biographies
Literature
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eric Braun
ISBN: 9781515780465 1515780465
OCLC Number: 973306103
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 32 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
Welcome to Believeland --
Rise of the Little Guys --
Shocking the Sixers --
Rodman Rebounds --
Over 1 --
The Washington Opera --
Linsanity --
Powered by Teamwork --
Hairy Story --
Steal of the Draft --
Rockets Power --
Making a Splash --
More Underdogs --
Read More --
Internet Sites --
Index.
Series Title: Sports shockers.; Sports Illustrated kids (Capstone Press)
Responsibility: by Eric Braun.

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"Basketball fans love to cheer for the underdog, and every season they get reminded that anything can happen in pro basketball. An undrafted player can become and All-Star. A franchise known as a perennial loser can rise up and win the NBA championship. This book presents thrilling tales of players and teams who have shocked the basketball world."--

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