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The punch : one night, two lives, and the fight that changed basketball forever

Author: John Feinstein
Publisher: Boston : Little, Brown, and Co., [2002] ©2002
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Feinstein traces the impact of a 1977 fight between Kermit Washington of the Lakers and Rudy Tomjanovich of the Rockets that left Tomjanovich in the hospital and Washington with a two-month suspension.
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Feinstein, John.
Punch.
(DLC) 2002016210
(OCoLC)49288109
Named Person: Kermit Washington; Rudy Tomjanovich; Rudy Tomjanovich; Kermit Washington
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John Feinstein
ISBN: 9780316136013 0316136018 0759597766 9780759597761 0759570108 9780759570108
OCLC Number: 879203108
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 366 pages) : illustrations
Contents: What hit me? --
An overcast Friday --
That was then --
Did you hear about Rudy and Kermit? --
Who hit whom? --
Sixty days and ten thousand dollars --
Red to the rescue --
Too soon to dream --
Welfare memories --
Dreams can come true --
From Hamtramck to Ann Arbor to San Diego --
The bright lights of L.A. --
Turnaround --
The punch --
A new life --
Recovery --
Life goes on --
Time to move On --
Starting over --
Finding a niche --
Troubles --
No peace to be found --
Brothers.
Responsibility: John Feinstein.
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John Feinstein tells the story of the 1977 fight which changed the lives of basketball players Rudy Tomjanovitch and Kermit Washington forever. Feinstein chronicles the "untold story", the drastic  Read more...

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