The Miracle of Richfield : The Story of the 1975-76 Cleveland Cavaliers

The Miracle of Richfield : The Story of the 1975-76 Cleveland Cavaliers

by Roger Gordon, Nate Thurmond

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ISBN-13: 9781606352779
Publisher: Kent State University Press
Publication date: 11/15/2016
Pages: 208
Sales rank: 857,694
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

This is Roger Gordon’s fifth book and his second on the Cavaliers. His Tales from the Cleveland Cavaliers: The Rookie Season of LeBron James was published in 2004. Prior to that, he published books about the Cleveland Browns and one on the Cincinnati Bengals. Gordon lives in North Canton, Ohio.

Table of Contents

Foreword Nate Thurmond vii

Preface ix

Acknowledgments xi

Beginnings

1 B.C. (Before the Cavs) 3

2 Nick Mileti's Early Years 9

3 Bill Fitch 11

4 He's No Joe Schmo 14

5 The Master Plan 17

6 Taste of Success 35

The Season

7 Nate Comes Home 45

8 Bedlam and the Bullets 59

9 "Broken" Hearts 73

The Aftermath

10 Nick Mileti's Later Years 85

11 Nothing Lasts Forever, but This Is Ridiculous 89

The Wine and Gold

12 Jim Cleamons 107

13 Dick Snyder 116

14 Jim Chones 122

15 Bingo Smith 130

16 Jim Brewer 135

17 Foots Walker 139

18 Austin Carr 141

19 Nate Thurmond 149

20 Campy Russell 161

21 Lambert, Luke, and the Rest 166

Postscript 189

Index 190

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