バスケットボール（basketball 音声）は、1891年にアメリカ合衆国の国際YMCAの体育教師のジェームズ・ネイスミスによって考案されたスポーツ。 5人対5人の2チームが、一つのボールを手で扱い、長方形のコート上の両端に設置された高さ305 cm(10 ft)、直径45cm(18 in)のリング状のバスケットにボールを上方から通すこと（ゴール）で得点を競う球技である。公式試合は屋内競技として行われる。狭義では、この競技に使用する専用のボールのことを指す。籠球（ろうきゅう）とも訳される。 開催される国・地域、年齢や性別によってローカルルールが適用される。身長の高さが優位に密接する競技としても知られる。
1 Kobe Bryant
The Mamba Mentality
商品説明：The Mamba Mentality: How I Play is Kobe Bryant’s personal perspective of his life and career on the basketball court and his exceptional, insightful style of playing the gameーa fitting legacy from the late Los Angeles Laker superstar. In the wake of his retirement from professional basketball, Kobe “The Black Mamba” Bryant decided to share his vast knowledge and understanding of the game to take r...
2 Bay Area News Group
商品説明：Strength in Numbers. The Warriors’ 2014-2015 slogan fit this championship team to a T. While they were spearheaded by NBA MVP Stephen Curry, it took a true team effort and display of depth to claim their first NBA title in four decades. Buoyed by a dominant regular season in which they won a league-leading 67 games, the Warriors throttled the NBA with an explosive yet precise offense and a versati...
4 Kendrick Perkins
The Education of Kendrick Perkins
商品説明：The Education of Kendrick Perkins is an intimate memoir about race, fatherhood, and basketball, from former NBA player and outspoken cultural critic, Kendrick "Perk" Perkins. At age eighteen, Kendrick Perkins left his grandparents' run-down yellow house in Beaumont, Texas for the last time. Sure, he'd traveled the country for camps and tournaments. He'd banged and bruised with the biggest and most...
5 Delroy Tanner
The NBA's Ten Greatest Players
商品説明：Basketball is a great game. Soccer is called “the beautiful game” because when it is played well, with the ball moving from player to player with precise timing and movement it is a beautiful thing to watch. Basketball, soccer and hockey are all basically the same game. The only differences are hockey is played on ice with skates, basketball is played on a wood floor with sneakers and soccer is pl...
6 Dan Mansfield
商品説明：A beautifully illustrated collection of some of the most amazing venues to host baseball games, from megastructures to local-ballparks-with-a-story. What started as America’s National Pastime is now a global phenomenon with multi-million dollar baseball leagues around the world and enough countries playing the game to warrant its inclusion in the 2020/1 Olympics. Remarkable Ballparks looks at the ...
7 Greg Guffey
The Golden Age of Indiana High School Basketball
商品説明：“Captures what basketball meant to Hoosier players and fans in the ‘40s and ‘50s . . . [a] nostalgic journey through a simpler time when basketball was king.” ーSteve Alford The years 1945–1959 marked the time when basketball truly became the sport of Indiana. High school basketball bound together communities across the state, and interest in the sport rose to a new level. The period saw the Milan/...
8 Agu Ibañez-Baldor
商品説明：Do you sit around wondering how Bill Russell’s Celtics managed to win eight straight NBA titles? What had to be done to create that perfect team? Author Agu Ibañez-Baldor demystifies these questions and more in his book DYNASTY: The Rise and Fall of the Greatest Teams in NBA History. In this book, you’ll read about the seven teams that won at least three championships in a five-year period to get ...
9 David Shields
商品説明：The National Basketball Association is a place where white fans and black players enact virtually every racial issue and tension in U.S. culture. Following the Seattle SuperSonics for an entire season, David Shields explores how, in a predominantly black sport, white fansーincluding especially himselfーthink about and talk about black heroes, black scapegoats, and black bodies. Critically acclaimed ...
10 Terry Hutchens
Rising From the Ashes
商品説明：Coach Tom Crean has brought the storied Indiana University Hoosiers basketball program back to national prominence by taking an unranked team at the beginning of the 2011 season all the way to the 2012 Sweet Sixteen. Indiana University coach since 2008, the story of Coach Crean's successful rebuilding is of interest to serious college basketball fans and coaches everywhere. The success of last yea...
11 Al “Hondo” Handy
商品説明：An inspiring memoir about a young black man defying the odds by becoming one of the first black kids to attend an all-white school before integration, win a basketball state championship, and continue to thrive throughout his career. This is just one example of the many obstacles Al "Hondo" Handy had to overcome to become the influential and determined man he is today. This book is perfect for any...
12 Kevin Sivils
Fine Tuning Your Team's Position Play
商品説明：Coaches always want to improve their teams. Usually they go about this by searching for the perfect offense or defense. Few coaches stop to realize one of the best ways to improve their team is to improve their players. Fine Tuning Your Team's Position Play provides position specific concepts to improve player's skills. Included are concepts for point guards, perimeter players (shooting guards and...
13 Wayne Lynch
Season of the 76ers
商品説明：Season of the 76ers: The Story of Wilt Chamberlain and the 1967 NBA Champion Philadelphia 76ers, chronicles the unprecedented, record-setting championship journey of the team that finally stopped the Boston Celtics and became the new kings of the NBA. Destroying a dynasty. That was the mission of Wilt Chamberlain and 1966-67 Philadelphia 76ers. For eight straight years, the Boston Celtics had domi...
14 Matt Sullivan
Can't Knock the Hustle
商品説明：“Brilliantly audacious…written with the profundity of a sage baller and the acuity of a seasoned journalist.”ーKiese Laymon, New York Times bestselling author of Heavy An award-winning journalist's behind-the-scenes account from the epicenter of sports, social justice, and coronavirus, Can't Knock the Hustle is a lasting chronicle of the historic 2019-2020 NBA season, by way of the notorious Brookl...
15 Emeric Salaks
商品説明：JUMP FACTORY partage avec vous les éléments necessaires pour améliorer votre détente vertical. Ce programme qui a déjà fait ses preuve auprès de plusieurs centaines de personnes, est composé de 3 phases d'entraînement progressives, de plus de 40 vidéos d'exercices, de plusieurs conseils pour mieux progresser (nutrition, prévention des blessures et autres recommandations). 。
16 Fritz Knapp
Jim Valvano: Joyfulness
商品説明：As part of the acclaimed Sports Virtues series, Jim Valvano: Joyfulness discusses the struggles and triumphs of Pele's life. As with each story in the Sports Virtues series, this book assigns a virtue to a celebrated athlete or coach, and uses that person's story to help the reader achieve that virtue for him or herself. What emerges after reading these stories is not only a greater understanding ...
17 MIKE BRUGLER
BRITTNEY GRINER LIFE STORY
商品説明：HOW WELL DO YOU KNOW BRITTNEY GRINER, A TWO-TIME OLYMPIC GOLD MEDALLIST? LET’S TAKE YOU ON A JOURNEY AND REPRESENTATION OF HER LIFE STORY. One of the highest-paid WNBA players to date is Brittney Griner, a two-time Olympic gold winner and seven-time All-Star in the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA). Griner is praised for several things, including her ability to dunk, which is what is ...
18 Steve Orme
Chasing a Dream
商品説明：It’s a story so improbable that people might think it’s a work of fiction: how the coach of a world champion basketball club started his career at an unfashionable yet ambitious club in Derby, central England. Yet that’s where Toronto Raptors’ Nick Nurse had his first taste of coaching. Chasing a Dream, the story of basketball in Derby, is characteristically British: the underdog always trying to ...
19 Harvey Araton
Our Last Season
商品説明：**The moving story of a bond between sportswriter and fan that was forged in a shared love of basketball and grew over several decades into an extraordinary friendship "This is a story about friendship, sports, aging, and ultimately time itself--the things it strips away and the things it cannot touch. I loved it."--Wright Thompson, author of Pappyland** Harvey Araton is one of New York's--and the...
20 Ralph Lawler/Chris Epting
商品説明：Bingo!: 40 Years in the NBA is the memoir of legendary Los Angeles Clippers and sports broadcaster Ralph Lawler. The book covers Lawler’s extraordinary life and career, from his childhood in Peoria, Illinois; through his time at Bradley University; to the beginning of his sports announcing career at the Riverside International Raceway; his years spent in Philadelphia with the Flyers, Phillies, and...