Athletes and Coaches of Winter


An A-to-Z compendium written to the middle and high school level. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
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An A-to-Z compendium written to the middle and high school level. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780028655239
  • Publisher: Cengage Gale
  • Publication date: 1/28/2000
  • Series: MacMillan Profiles Series
  • Pages: 516
  • Age range: 12 - 17 Years
  • Product dimensions: 7.36 (w) x 10.33 (h) x 1.50 (d)

Table of Contents

Preface xi
Abdul-Jabbar, Kareem 1
Allen, Marcus 4
Allen, Phog 6
Archibald, Nate 9
Arizin, Paul 11
Auerbach, Arnold "Red" 14
Barkley, Charles 17
Barry, Rick 20
Baugh, Sammy 23
Belfour, Ed 25
Biletnikoff, Fred 27
Bird, Larry 29
The NBA Finals 31
Blair, Bonnie 33
Blanda, George 36
Bradshaw, Terry 38
Brown, Jim 41
Brown, Paul 44
Bryant, Paul "Bear" 46
Butkus, Dick 49
Camp, Walter 53
Chamberlain, Wilt 55
Clark, Dwight 57
Cosell, Howard 59
Cousy, Bob 61
The 24-Second Shot Clock 63
Cowens, Dave 65
Csonka, Larry 67
Cunningham, Billy 69
Daly, Chuck 73
Davis, Terrell 75
DeBusschere, Dave 77
The National Basketball Association (NBA) 79
Dickerson, Eric 81
Dionne, Marcel 84
Ditka, Mike 86
Dorsett, Tony 89
Drexler, Clyde 91
Duncan, Tim 93
Eldredge, Todd 97
Elway, John 99
Erving, Julius 103
The American Basketball Association (ABA) 105
Ewing, Patrick 106
Gervin, George 111
Gordeeva, Ekaterina 113
Graham, Otto 116
Granato, Cammi 118
Grange, Red 120
Greene, Joe 123
Greer, Hal 125
Gretzky, Wayne 127
Griese, Bob 131
The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) 132
Grishuk, Pasha and Evgeny Platov 134
Halas, George 137
Hamill, Dorothy 139
Hamilton, Scott 142
History of Figure Skating 144
Harris, Franco 147
Hasek, Dominik 149
Havlicek, John 152
Hayes, Elvin 154
Heiden, Eric 157
Henie, Sonja 159
Hill, Grant 162
Holzman, Red 165
Howe, Gordie 167
The Stanley Cup 169
Hull, Bobby 170
Hutson, Don 172
Iverson, Allen 175
Jackson, Keith 179
Jackson, Phil 181
Jagr, Jaromir 184
Johnson, Earvin, Jr., "Magic" 186
Jones, Sam 189
Jordan, Michael 191
The Spread of Advertising and Endorsements 193
Kundla, John 197
Kwan, Michelle 199
Lafleur, Guy 203
Largent, Steve 205
Lemieux, Mario 207
Lilly, Bob 211
Lindros, Eric 213
Lipinski, Tara 216
Lombardi, Vince 219
The Super Bowl 221
Lott, Ronnie 223
Lucas, Jerry 225
Madden, John 229
Malone, Karl 232
Malone, Moses 234
Marino, Dan 237
McHale, Kevin 239
Messier, Mark 241
Mikan, George 244
Miller, Reggie 247
Monk, Art 250
Monroe, Earl 252
Montana, Joe 255
Munoz, Anthony 258
Murray, Jim 259
Nagurski, Bronko 263
Naismith, James 265
Namath, Joe 268
Nevers, Ernie 271
Noll, Chuck 273
Olajuwon, Hakeem 277
O'Neal, Shaquille 280
Orr, Bobby 284
The National Hockey League (NHL) 284
Osborne, Tom 289
Parish, Robert 293
Paterno, Joe 295
College Bowl Games 297
Payton, Gary 299
Payton, Walter 302
Pettit, Bob 305
Pippen, Scottie 307
Ramsay, Jack 311
Rheaume, Manon 313
Rice, Jerry 315
Richard, Maurice 319
Hockey and Violence 321
Riley, Pat 324
Robertson, Oscar 327
Robinson, David 330
Rockne, Knute 333
Rodman, Dennis 336
Rozelle, Pete 338
The National Football League (NFL) 340
Rupp, Adolph 342
Russell, Bill 345
Sanders, Barry 349
Sanders, Deion 352
Schayes, Dolph 355
Sharman, Bill 358
Shula, Don 361
Simpson, O.J. 364
Smith, Dean 366
Smith, Emmitt 369
Starr, Bart 372
Staubach, Roger 375
Stockton, John 377
Street, Picabo 380
Summitt, Pat 383
Tarkenton, Fran 387
Taylor, Lawrence 389
Thomas, Isiah 392
Thompson, John 395
Thurmond, Nate 399
Jayne Torvill and Christopher Dean 402
The Winter Olympics 404
Unitas, Johnny 407
Unseld, Wes 410
Vachon, Rogie 415
VanDer Veer, Tara 416
Vitale, Dick 419
Walker, Doak 423
Walsh, Bill 425
Walton, Bill 428
Warner, Glenn "Pop" 430
Webber, Chris 432
The Dream Team 434
West, Jerry 435
White, Reggie 438
Wilson, Larry 440
Witt, Katarina 442
Wooden, John 445
Yamaguchi, Kristi 449
Young, Steve 452
Yzerman, Steve 455
Article Sources 459
Photo Credits 461
Additional Resources 465
Glossary 501
Index 509
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