Phil Jackson is a seven-time world champion NBA coach (six times with Chicago, once with Los Angeles). As a player he spent most of his career with the New York Knicks. His previous books are "Maverick" (with Charley Rosen) & "Sacred Hoops: Spiritual Lessons of a Hardwood Warrior" (Hyperion, 1996), a national bestseller, with Hugh Delehanty.
Bill Bradleyhas been a three-time basketball All-American at Princeton, an Olympic gold medalist, a Rhodes scholar, and a professional player for ten years with the New York Knicks. Elected to the Senate from New Jersey in 1978, 1984, and 1990, he has authored extensive legislation, including the Tax Reform Act of 1986. Bradley is the author of five other books:Time Present, Time Past,aNew York Timesbestseller about his life as a senator and his travels throughout the country;Values of the Game,anotherNew York Timesbestseller;The Journey from Here;The Fair Tax; andLife on the Run. Bill Bradley is married and has one daughter; he is currently a managing director at Allen & Company LLC in New York. From the Hardcover edition.