Bleacher Report. NY Times best-selling author of 'Boys Among Men: How the Prep-to-Pro Generation Redefined the NBA and Sparked a Basketball Revolution.'Bleacher Report. NY Times best-selling author of 'Boys Among Men: How the Prep-to-Pro Generation Redefi

The Best Sellers: Filed Under Sports

The Best Sellers: Filed Under Sports
nytimes.com — The best-selling sports books in March 2016, according to the New York Times best-seller list. 1. THE BOYS IN THE BOAT by Daniel James Brown (Penguin). A group of American rowers pursues gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympic Games. 3. UNBROKEN by Laura Hillenbrand (Random House).

Author Jonathan Abrams on the Prep-to-Pro Generation and the Legendary ’96 NBA Draft

Author Jonathan Abrams on the Prep-to-Pro Generation and the Legendary ’96 NBA Draft
iconoclasticallybombastic.com — Jonathan Abrams's new book, Boys Among Men, look at an era when high schoolers were able to make the jump straight to the NBA. Some-like Kobe Bryant, Kevin Garnett, Tracy McGrady, and LeBron James-made it, and were able to carve out successful Hall of Fame-caliber careers.

Jonathan Abrams: Hardcover: 9780804139250: Powell's Books

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boysamongmen.com — March 3, 2016 Few coaches had more influence over the NBA's prep-to-pro generation than Del Harris. As a young coach, Harris was an assistant on the Utah... More March 2, 2016 Few coaches had more influence over the NBA's prep-to-pro generation than Del Harris. As a young coach, Harris was an assistant on the Houston...

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boysamongmen.com — Few coaches had more influence over the NBA's prep-to-pro generation than Del Harris. As a young coach, Harris was an assistant on the Houston... More Flip Saunders had just joined the Minnesota Timberwolves as the organization's general manager in 1995 when he combined with Kevin McHale to draft Kevin... More

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boysamongmen.com — February 23, 2016 Flip Saunders had just joined the Minnesota Timberwolves as the organization's general manager in 1995 when he combined with Kevin McHale to draft Kevin... More February 12, 2016 Darryl Dawkins was known as much for his colorful quotes as his thunderous dunks. In 1975, Dawkins became the first high school player to...

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boysamongmen.com — Darryl Dawkins was known as much for his colorful quotes as his thunderous dunks. In 1975, Dawkins became the first high school player to... More Moses Malone paved the way for others to trail in his footsteps when he bypassed college for the American Basketball Association, signing in 1974... More

Boys Among Men - Blog

Boys Among Men - Blog
boysamongmen.com — Few coaches had more influence over the NBA's prep-to-pro generation than Del Harris. As a young coach, Harris was an assistant on the Utah Stars when Moses Malone broke into professional basketball. The two later re-united when Malone joined the Houston Rockets in 1976, where Harris worked as an assistant.

Boys Among Men: How the Prep-to-Pro Generation Redefined the NBA and Sparked a Basketball Revolution

Boys Among Men: How the Prep-to-Pro Generation Redefined the NBA and Sparked a Basketball Revolution
origin-mnr.barnesandnoble.com — 01/25/2016Kevin Garnett and Kobe Bryant's direct ascension from high school seniors to NBA rookies was considered unusual when the Minnesota Timberwolves and Charlotte Hornets drafted the phenoms in 1995 and 1996, respectively. By 2004, with Garnett and Bryant now superstars, the NBA draft's first 19 selections featured eight right out of high school.

Boys Among Men

Boys Among Men
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Apr 29, 2016

Next book is an oral history of 'The Wire.' Been working on it the last few months.

Apr 27, 2016

RT @ProHoopsWriters: Wayne Ellington of the @BrooklynNets has won the PBWA's 2015-16 Kennedy Citizenship Award. Details: tinyurl.com/zgcpchpYsho

Apr 27, 2016

@journo_sam I didn't name the chapters because I wanted the book to flow from start to end and not be disjointed

Apr 24, 2016

Stop by Thursday if you're in Charlotte and have a chance to come to this reading/book signing. cmlibrary.org/event/22202-au…


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