Dummies.com
  • Print
  • Share
Basketball For Dummies, 3rd Edition (1118073746) cover image

Basketball For Dummies, 3rd Edition

ISBN: 978-1-118-07374-2
Paperback
432 pages
October 2011
US $22.99 Add to Cart

This price is valid for United States. Change location to view local pricing and availability.

Other Available Formats: E-book
Prologue: Digger the Player, to Digger the Coach, to Digger the Fan xxiii

Introduction 1

Part I: Basketball 101 5

Chapter 1: Bare-Bones Basketball 7

Chapter 2: The Wear and Where of Basketball 17

Chapter 3: The Rules 29

Chapter 4: Statistics 45

Part II: The Fundamentals of Basketball 65

Chapter 5: Shooting 67

Chapter 6: Offense 87

Chapter 7: Defense 109

Chapter 8: Rebounding 145

Chapter 9: Moves, Plays, and Strategies 161

Part III: The Game 179

Chapter 10: Pickup Basketball 181

Chapter 11: High School Basketball 199

Chapter 12: College Basketball 213

Chapter 13: Professional Basketball 233

Chapter 14: International Basketball 257

Part IV: And You Don’t Have to Pick Up a Ball 277

Chapter 15: You Don’t Need to Play to Be a Fan 279

Chapter 16: Filling Out Your NCAA Tournament Bracket 295

Part V: The Part of Tens 317

Chapter 17: Ten Games That Changed the Course of Basketball History 319

Chapter 18: Ten Best Basketball Websites 327

Chapter 19: Ten NBA Legends 331

Chapter 20: Ten Important Dates in Basketball History 337

Part VI: Appendixes 345

Appendix A: Glossary of Basketball Terms 347

Appendix B: Drilling the Basics 357

Index 373

Buy Both and Save 25%!

+ Buy Basketball For Dummies, 3rd Edition (List Price: US $22.99)
with Basketball For Dummies, Australian Edition (List Price = US $21.99)
Total List Price: US $44.98
Discounted Price: US $33.73
You Save: US $11.25 Add BOTH to Cart
Cannot be combined with any other offers. Learn more.
  • Print
  • Share