Learn the inspiring story of the Utah Jazz's legendary guard John Stockton! In John Stockton: The Inspiring Story of One of Basketball's Greatest Point Guards, you will learn the inspirational story of one of basketball's greatest point guards of all time, John Stockton. Stockton ran the point for the Utah Jazz through the majority of the '80s and '90s. He holds the NBA record for the most assists and steals of all time. Playing for the majority of his career alongside Karl Malone, Stockton had a highly illustrious career. By the time he retired, he was a 10-time All-Star and had led the league in assists nine times. He is one of few point guards to ever average a career double-double in points and assists. In this unauthorized biography, you'll relive Stockton's impressive career from his rookie season to his final game. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Josh Horowitz. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/122180/bk_acx0_122180_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Learn the remarkable story of basketball superstar Karl Malone! In Karl Malone: The Remarkable Story of One of Basketball's Greatest Power Forwards, you'll read about the inspirational story of basketball's premier power forward, Karl Malone. Karl Malone, also known more commonly as "The Mailman", dominated the post during his NBA career from 1985 to 2004. Filled in era of greats like John Stockton, Michael Jordan, and Charles Barkley, Karl Malone played in one of the most exciting eras of modern basketball. Though Karl Malone never won an NBA championship with the Utah Jazz, he left a lasting legacy in Utah and on the game of basketball. Karl Malone retired from the NBA as a two time Most Valuable Player, along with 14 All-Star nominations. He is one of the most decorated power forwards to ever play the game of basketball. Here is a preview of what is inside this book: Early Life and Childhood College Years at Louisiana Tech Karl Malone's NBA Career Malone's Personal Life Karl's Impact on Basketball and Beyond Karl Malone's Legacy 1. Language: English. Narrator: Scott Clem. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/026652/bk_acx0_026652_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Learn the Incredible Story of the Basketball Legend Pete Maravich! In Pete Maravich: The Inspiring Story of One of Basketball's Most Skilled Ball-Handlers, you will learn the inspirational story of one of basketball's greatest point guards, Pete Maravich. While we are blessed in today's game to observe the remarkable play of point guards such as Stephen Curry and Chris Paul, Pistol Pete was one of the first point guards to display many of the key ball-handling skills that we observe on a nightly basis in the game today. A legend in his own right, his story is one persistence and hard work in order to achieve great things. When you learn Pete Maravich's story, it comes as no surprise why he was one of the youngest players to ever be inducted into the Hall of Fame. In 1996, he was named one of the 50 greatest players in NBA history due to his remarkable creativity on the court. In this book, we'll learn his story. Here is a preview of what is inside this book: Childhood and Early Life High School Career College Career and NCAA Legacy Maravich's NBA Career Getting Drafted Rookie Season Back-to-Back All-Star Seasons Trade to the New Orleans Jazz Scoring Champion Season Knee Injuries and Final All-Star Season Relocation to Utah, Getting Waived Joining the Boston Celtics, The Final Stretch Retirement Life After Basketball Pete Maravich's Personal Life Legacy, Influence, and Contribution to the Game of Basketball 1. Language: English. Narrator: Michael Hanko. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/060347/bk_acx0_060347_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Learn the Inspiring Story of the Boston Celtics' Star Gordon Hayward! In Gordon Hayward: The Inspiring Story of One of Basketball's Star Forwards, you'll learn the inspirational story of one of basketball's premier forwards, Gordon Hayward. Few would have expected when he was selected with the 9th overall pick in the 2010 NBA Draft that Gordon Hayward would become as influential of a player as he is today. For seven years, he played on the Utah Jazz and helped the franchise return to prominence after it had spent years looking from the outside in during the playoffs. Hayward's ascent in the league actualized in 2017 when he was selected for his first All-Star game. In the 2017 offseason, Hayward decided it was time to reconnect with his old college coach, Brad Stevens. He signed a four-year, $128 million contract to join the Celtics to play alongside Al Horford and Kyrie Irving. It will be exciting to see how Hayward continues to mature in the years to come. This work details everything up until the start of the 2017-2018 NBA season for the career of Gordon Hayward. If you're a fan of Gordon Hayward, don't delay in picking up this book. Start learning his inspiring story today. Here's a preview of what you'll hear about: Childhood and Early Life High School Career College Career at Butler Gordon Hayward's NBA Career Getting Drafted Rookie Season The Steady Rise of Gordon Hayward Breaking Out All-Star Status, Final Season in Utah The Move to Boston Gordon Hayward's Personal Life Hayward's Impact on Basketball and Legacy 1. Language: English. Narrator: Damon Alums. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/104161/bk_acx0_104161_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Learn the Inspiring Story of the Utah Jazz's Star Center, Rudy Gobert! In Rudy Gobert: The Inspiring Story of One of Basketball’s Rising Star Centers, you'll learn the incredible story of one of basketball's centers, Rudy Gobert. In the last few years, Gobert has quickly emerged as a prominent big man in the league due to the significant impact he brings to the defensive end of the floor. At the time of this writing, Gobert is just 25 years old, with many more years to go in his career. Don't be surprised if at the end of his career we are calling Gobert one of the best French players to ever play the game.With Gordon Hayward having left the Utah Jazz franchise for the Boston Celtics in the summer of 2017, it will be exciting to see how Gobert rises to the occasion of being one of the key leaders for the Jazz.If you're a fan of Rudy Gobert, don't delay in picking up this book. Start learning his inspiring story today.Here's a preview of what you'll learn about:Childhood and Early LifeCholet Basket CareerNBA CareerGetting DraftedRookie SeasonThe Rise of the French RejectionA Tower Reaching Stardom, First Playoff AppearanceInternational CareerRudy Gobert's Personal LifeGobert's Impact on Basketball and Legacy 1. Language: English. Narrator: Roger Wood. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/108621/bk_acx0_108621_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.