They Call Me Coach (Paperback)
|Author: John R./ Tobin Wooden|
|The former UCLA mens basketball coach reflects on his career, his life outside of basketball, and the impact some of his top players had on the NBA. *Author: Wooden, John R./ Tobin, Jack/ Walton, Bill (FRW) *Publication Date: 2003/09/01 *Number of Pages: 272 *Binding Type: Paperbound *Language: English *Depth: 1.00 *Width: 6.00 *Height: 8.75|
From the Publisher:
The critically acclaimed, classic autobiography of UCLA basketball's legendary coach||
"What Knute Rockne was to football, Connie Mack to baseball, and Wilbur and Orville Wright to flying, John Wooden is to basketball." --Los Angeles Times||
"They Call Me Coach is grassroots Americana, a story bigger than basketball. One of those rare sports books that is must reading for everyone." --Chicago Tribune||
Now featuring a great new look and a Foreword by hoop Hall of Famer Bill Walton, this classic bestselling sports bio by America's "winningest coach" is back. Still charming fans everywhere, college basketball legend John Wooden reflects on his record-breaking career, his inspired life behind the scenes, and how his top players went on to shape and change the NBA. With worldly wisdom, Wooden offers a very personal history of an unforgettable time in college basketball, answering the most-asked questions about his life, his career, and the players who made his team unbeatable.