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Bryant, Kobe

Summary: In the wake of his retirement from professional basketball, Kobe "The Black Mamba" Bryant shares his vast knowledge and understanding of the game. Citing an obligation to teach young players, hardcore fans, and devoted students of the game how to play it "the right way," The Mamba Mentality takes us inside the mind of one of the most analytical and creative basketball players ever. Bryant...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: MCD, Farrar, Strauss, and Giroux 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 796.323 BRY

King, Wesley

Summary: A struggling basketball team in a poor neighborhood becomes changed when a mysterious coach named Rolabi Wizenard suddenly appears and agrees to help them.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Granity Studios 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC KIN

Summary: A comprehensive documentary about the mingling of cultural and social influences that have made basketball what it is today. Appropriate credit goes to the game's official inventor, Dr. James Naismith. Also explores the YMCA's early role as a "pipeline for spreading basketball over the world". Pays tribute to the old Knickerbockers and Philadelphia Warriors legends, among others, who comprise...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Paramount 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC ONE

Stout, Glenn

Summary: Brief biography tracing Bryant's life from childhood to his part in the Lakers' 2000 NBA championship.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown 2001

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 921 Bry