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Fathers and Sons and Sports Great Writing by Buzz Bissinger, John Ed Bradley, Bill Geist, Donald Hall, Mark Kriegel, Norman Maclean, and Others

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ISBN-10: 1933060700

ISBN-13: 9781933060705

Edition: N/A

Authors: Mike Lupica

List price: $16.00
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Featuring the best sportswriters at their most poignantan unforgettable collection of writings about the bonds between fathers and sons Sports have always forged a powerful link between men, especially between fathers and sons. Ever since the advent of the first sports pages, this bond has been lovingly chronicled by exceptional writers. InFathers & Sons & Sports,ESPN collects the best of these stories in one handsome volume, filled with page after page of boys and men finding a common language in a shared passion. From the Reagans to the Mailers to the Schaaps,Fathers & Sons & Sportsis an incredible portrayal of how sports have become an essential part of life: the perfect gift for…    
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Book details

List price: $16.00
Publisher: Random House Publishing Group
Publication date: 5/26/2009
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 336
Size: 5.25" wide x 7.75" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.594
Language: English

Michael Lupica (born on May 11, 1952 in Oneida, New York) is an American newspaper columnist. At the age of 23, Lupica began his newspaper career covering the New York Knicks for the New York Post. In 1977, he became the youngest columnist ever at a New York newspaper when he started working for the New York Daily News. He has also written for numerous magazines during his career including Golf Digest, Playboy, Sports Illustrated, ESPN: The Magazine, Men's Journal and Parade. In 2003, he received the Jim Murray Award from the National Football Foundation. He has been a television anchor for ESPN's The Sports Reporters and hosted his own program The Mike Lupica Show on ESPN2. Lupica has…    

Introduction
Worlds Apart
A Father's Small Hope
From Little League Confidential
From Senior Year
From It Never Rains in Tiger Stadium
From After Jackie
From Pistol: The Life of Pete Maravich
Someone You Want to Play With
What Got You Where You Are
Flip Turn
My Dad, the Bookie
Holy Ground
Sporting Chance
Dirty Moves
Mailer vs. Mailer
From A River Runs Through It
From Fathers Playing Catch With Sons
Tangled Up in Blue
From Friday Night Lights
From Blood Horses
A Father's Gift
From King's Gambit
From The Last Shot
Bo Knows
Acknowledgments