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The Goal of My Life
The Goal of My Life
Written by Paul Henderson and Roger Lajoie, Foreword by Ron Ellis
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ISBN: 9780771046506
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The Goal of My Life
A Memoir
Written by Paul Henderson and Roger Lajoie
Foreword by Ron Ellis


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: September 11, 2012
Price: $29.99

Paul Henderson will forever be recognized and remembered for his goal with 34 seconds remaining in the 8th game of the 1972 Summit Series. This goal gave Canada the lead and won them the series and with that the team became known as "the Team of the Century." And Paul's goal... Read more >
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The Goal of My Life
The Goal of My Life
Written by Paul Henderson and Roger Lajoie, Foreword by Ron Ellis
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780771046513
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The Goal of My Life
A Memoir
Written by Paul Henderson and Roger Lajoie
Foreword by Ron Ellis


Format: eBook, 344 pages
On Sale: September 11, 2012
Price: $13.99

Paul Henderson will forever be recognized and remembered for his goal with 34 seconds remaining in the 8th game of the 1972 Summit Series. This goal gave Canada the lead and won them the series and with that the team became known as "the Team of the Century." And Paul's goal... Read more >
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Messi
Messi
Written by Leonardo Faccio
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ISBN: 9780345802699
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Messi
A Biography
Written by Leonardo Faccio


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: September 4, 2012
Price: $12.95

For soccer enthusiasts and sports fans in general, an in-depth look at the life of the beautiful game’s greatest star, Argentine footballer Lionel Messi.

Whether you call it soccer, football, fútbol, or the “beautiful game," it is the most popular sport in the world, and Argentine footballer Lionel Messi stands as one... Read more >
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Messi
Messi
Written by Leonardo Faccio
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ISBN: 9780345802705
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Messi
A Biography
Written by Leonardo Faccio


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: September 4, 2012
Price: $9.99

For soccer enthusiasts and sports fans in general, an in-depth look at the life of the beautiful game’s greatest star, Argentine footballer Lionel Messi.

Whether you call it soccer, football, fútbol, or the “beautiful game," it is the most popular sport in the world, and Argentine footballer Lionel Messi stands as one... Read more >
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Two Ton
One Night, One Fight -Tony Galento v. Joe Louis
Written by Joseph Monninger


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: August 21, 2012
Price: $13.95

Beetle-browed, nearly bald, a head that rode his collarbones like a bowling ball returning on rails, his waist size more than half his five-foot-eight height, Two Ton Tony Galento appeared nearly square, his legs two broomsticks jammed into a vertical hay bale. By all measures he stood no chance when he... Read more >
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Play Like You Mean It
Play Like You Mean It
Written by Rex Ryan
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307743336
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Play Like You Mean It
Passion, Laughs, and Leadership in the World's Most Beautiful Game
Written by Rex Ryan


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: August 7, 2012
Price: $15.95

“I want every player in the National Football League to want to play for the Jets, and I want every coach in the league to want to coach for the Jets, and we’re well on our way.” —Rex Ryan
 
Since Rex Ryan was made head coach of the New York Jets in...

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Dream Team
Dream Team
Written by Jack McCallum
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ISBN: 9780345520500
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Dream Team
How Michael, Magic, Larry, Charles, and the Greatest Team of All Time Conquered the World and Changed the Game of Basketball Forever
Written by Jack McCallum


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: July 10, 2012
Price: $12.99

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Acclaimed sports journalist Jack McCallum delivers the untold story of the greatest team ever assembled: the 1992 U.S. Olympic Men’s Basketball Team. As a writer for Sports Illustrated, McCallum enjoyed a courtside seat for the most exciting basketball spectacle on earth, covering the Dream Team from... Read more >
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Road to Valor
Road to Valor
Written by Aili McConnon and Andres McConnon
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307590640
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Road to Valor
A True Story of WWII Italy, the Nazis, and the Cyclist Who Inspired a Nation
Written by Aili McConnon and Andres McConnon


Format: Hardcover, 336 pages
On Sale: June 12, 2012
Price: $25.00

Road to Valor is the inspiring, against-the-odds story of Gino Bartali, the cyclist who made the greatest comeback in Tour de France history and secretly aided the Italian resistance during World War II. 
 
   Gino Bartali is best known as an Italian cycling legend: the man who not only won the Tour de... Read more >
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Road to Valor
Road to Valor
Written by Aili McConnon and Andres McConnon
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ISBN: 9780307590664
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Road to Valor
A True Story of WWII Italy, the Nazis, and the Cyclist Who Inspired a Nation
Written by Aili McConnon and Andres McConnon


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: June 12, 2012
Price: $11.99

Road to Valor is the inspiring, against-the-odds story of Gino Bartali, the cyclist who made the greatest comeback in Tour de France history and secretly aided the Italian resistance during World War II. 
 
   Gino Bartali is best known as an Italian cycling legend: the man who not only won the Tour de... Read more >
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Finding Ultra
Finding Ultra
Written by Rich Roll
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307952219
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Finding Ultra
Rejecting Middle Age, Becoming One of the World's Fittest Men, and Discovering Myself
Written by Rich Roll


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: May 22, 2012
Price: $11.99

Finding Ultra is Rich Roll’s incredible-but-true account of achieving one of the most awe-inspiring midlife physical transformations ever.
 
One cool evening in October 2006, the night before he was to turn forty, Rich experienced a chilling glimpse of his future. Nearly fifty pounds overweight at the time and unable to... Read more >
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Evel
Evel
Written by Leigh Montville
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ISBN: 9780767930529
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Evel
The High-Flying Life of Evel Knievel: American Showman, Daredevil, and Legend
Written by Leigh Montville


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: May 1, 2012
Price: $16.95

Evel Knievel, the father of extreme sports, was a high-flying daredevil. He was the personification of excitement and danger and showmanship, and represented a unique slice of American culture and patriotism. But behind the flash and the frenzy, who was this man in red, white, and blue?
 
With characteristic flair and insight...

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Stan Musial
Stan Musial
Written by George Vecsey
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ISBN: 9780345517074
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Stan Musial
An American Life
Written by George Vecsey


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: May 1, 2012
Price: $16.00

NATIONAL BESTSELLER
 
Veteran sports journalist George Vecsey finally gives this twenty-time All-Star and St. Louis Cardinals icon the biographical treatment he deserves. Stan Musial is the definitive portrait of one of the game’s best-loved but most unappreciated legends—told through the remembrances of those who played beside, worked with, and covered...

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The Big Miss
The Big Miss
Written by Hank Haney
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ISBN: 9780307985989
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The Big Miss
My Years Coaching Tiger Woods
Written by Hank Haney


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: March 27, 2012
Price: $26.00

The Big Miss is Hank Haney’s candid and surprisingly insightful account of his tumultuous six-year journey with Tiger Woods, during which the supremely gifted golfer collected six major championships and rewrote golf history. Hank was one of the very few people allowed behind the curtain. He was with Tiger 110 days...

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The Big Miss
The Big Miss
Written by Hank Haney
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ISBN: 9780307985996
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The Big Miss
My Years Coaching Tiger Woods
Written by Hank Haney


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: March 27, 2012
Price: $11.99

The Big Miss is Hank Haney’s candid and surprisingly insightful account of his tumultuous six-year journey with Tiger Woods, during which the supremely gifted golfer collected six major championships and rewrote golf history. Hank was one of the very few people allowed behind the curtain. He was with Tiger 110 days...

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The Big Miss
The Big Miss
Written by Hank Haney, Read by Hank Haney
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ISBN: 9780449010853
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The Big Miss
My Years Coaching Tiger Woods
Written by Hank Haney
Read by Hank Haney


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: March 27, 2012
Price: $20.00

The Big Miss is Hank Haney’s candid and surprisingly insightful account of his tumultuous six-year journey with Tiger Woods, during which the supremely gifted golfer collected six major championships and rewrote golf history. Hank was one of the very few people allowed behind the curtain. He was with Tiger 110 days...

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American Triumvirate
American Triumvirate
Written by James Dodson
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ISBN: 9780307957399
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American Triumvirate
Sam Snead, Byron Nelson, Ben Hogan, and the Modern Age of Golf
Written by James Dodson


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: March 13, 2012
Price: $12.99

In this celebration of three legendary champions on the centennial of their births in 1912, one of the most accomplished and successful writers about the game explains the circumstances that made each of them so singularly brilliant and how they, in turn, saved not only the professional tour but modern golf... Read more >
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Don't Put Me In, Coach
Don't Put Me In, Coach
Written by Mark Titus, Read by Tyler Seiple
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ISBN: 9780307969583
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Don't Put Me In, Coach
My Incredible NCAA Journey from the End of the Bench to the End of the Bench
Written by Mark Titus
Read by Tyler Seiple


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: March 6, 2012
Price: $15.00

An irreverent, hilarious insider's look at big-time NCAA basketball, through the eyes of the nation's most famous benchwarmer and author of the popular blog ClubTrillion.com (3.6m visits!). Mark Titus holds the Ohio State record for career wins, and made it to the 2007 national championship game. You would think Titus would... Read more >
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Don't Put Me In, Coach
Don't Put Me In, Coach
Written by Mark Titus
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ISBN: 9780385535106
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Don't Put Me In, Coach
My Incredible NCAA Journey from the End of the Bench to the End of the Bench
Written by Mark Titus


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: March 6, 2012
Price: $24.95

An irreverent, hilarious insider's look at big-time NCAA basketball, through the eyes of the nation's most famous benchwarmer and author of the popular blog ClubTrillion.com (3.6m visits!). Mark Titus holds the Ohio State record for career wins, and made it to the 2007 national championship game. You would think Titus would... Read more >
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Don't Put Me In, Coach
Don't Put Me In, Coach
Written by Mark Titus
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ISBN: 9780385535113
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Don't Put Me In, Coach
My Incredible NCAA Journey from the End of the Bench to the End of the Bench
Written by Mark Titus


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: March 6, 2012
Price: $11.99

An irreverent, hilarious insider's look at big-time NCAA basketball, through the eyes of the nation's most famous benchwarmer and author of the popular blog ClubTrillion.com (3.6m visits!). Mark Titus holds the Ohio State record for career wins, and made it to the 2007 national championship game. You would think Titus would... Read more >
Messi
Messi
Written by Leonardo Faccio
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ISBN: 9780307947765
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Messi
Una biografía
Written by Leonardo Faccio


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: February 28, 2012
Price: $14.95

El perfil definitivo del incomparable Lionel Messi, una de las más brillantes estrellas del fútbol internacional
 
En la historia del fútbol sólo cuatro jugadores tienen plaza en el primer escalón: Pelé, Di Stéfano, Cruyff y Maradona. Desde hace cuatro años, el argentino Lionel Messi llama con insistencia a la puerta de ese... Read more >
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Muhammad Ali: The King of the Ring
Muhammad Ali: The King of the Ring
Written by Lewis Helfand, Illustrated by Lalit Kumar Sharma
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ISBN: 9789380741239
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Muhammad Ali: The King of the Ring
A Graphic Novel
Written by Lewis Helfand
Illustrated by Lalit Kumar Sharma


Format: Trade Paperback, 92 pages
On Sale: January 31, 2012
Price: $12.99

Muhammad Ali was born Cassius Marcellus Clay, Jr. in 1942. A three-time World Heavyweight Champion he is widely considered one of the greatest boxers of all time. But Ali's legacy reaches far beyond the world of sports. He changed his name from Clay to Ali after joining the Nation of Islam... Read more >
Endgame
Endgame
Written by Frank Brady
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ISBN: 9780307463913
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Endgame
Bobby Fischer's Remarkable Rise and Fall - from America's Brightest Prodigy to the Edge of Madness
Written by Frank Brady


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: January 17, 2012
Price: $16.00

Endgame is acclaimed biographer Frank Brady’s decades-in-the-making tracing of the meteoric ascent—and confounding descent—of enigmatic genius Bobby Fischer.  Only Brady, who met Fischer when the prodigy was only 10 and shared with him some of his most dramatic triumphs, could have written this book, which has much to say about the... Read more >
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The Best Game You Can Name
The Best Game You Can Name
Written by Dave Bidini
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ISBN: 9781551992280
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The Best Game You Can Name

Written by Dave Bidini


Format: eBook
On Sale: December 21, 2011
Price: $12.99

Bidini returns to the game he loves best

In 2004, Dave Bidini laced on his skates and slid onto the ice of Toronto’s McCormick Arena to play defence with the Morningstars in the E! Cup tourney. While thrashing around the ice, swiping at the puck and his opponents, Bidini got to thinking... Read more >
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The Catcher Was a Spy
The Catcher Was a Spy
Written by Nicholas Dawidoff
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307807090
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The Catcher Was a Spy
The Mysterious Life of Moe Berg
Written by Nicholas Dawidoff


Format: eBook, 480 pages
On Sale: November 2, 2011
Price: $11.99

The only Major League ballplayer whose baseball card is on display at the headquarters of the CIA, Moe Berg has the singular distinction of having both a 15-year career as a catcher for such teams as the New York Robins and the Chicago White Sox and that of a spy for... Read more >
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Over the Line
Over the Line
Written by Al Strachan, Foreword by Roy MacGregor
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ISBN: 9780771083419
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Over the Line
Wrist Shots, Slap Shots, and Five-Minute Majors
Written by Al Strachan
Foreword by Roy MacGregor


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: November 1, 2011
Price: $19.99

Bestselling author and Toronto Sun sportswriter Al Strachan shares more insider stories from his more-than-forty-year career covering pro hockey.
 
Bestselling author and Toronto Sun sportswriter Al Strachan is a permanent fixture in the illustrious world of professional ice hockey. His opinion, backed by an extensive knowledge of the game and his sharp... Read more >
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