How you play the game : lessons for life from the billion-dollar business of sports (Book, 1999) [University of Maryland, College Park]
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How you play the game : lessons for life from the billion-dollar business of sports

Author: Jerry Colangelo; Len Sherman
Publisher: New York : Amacom, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Peppered with stories about players and coaches, including Charles Barkley and Connie Hawkins, Red Holzman and Buck Showalter, as well as owners, general managers, investors, reporters, and more ... is an insider's look at the sports world."
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Genre/Form: Biography
Autobiographies
Biographies
Named Person: Jerry Colangelo; Jerry Colangelo; Jerry Colangelo; Jerry Colangelo
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jerry Colangelo; Len Sherman
ISBN: 081440488X 9780814404881
OCLC Number: 40632021
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xiv, 255 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Foreword / David Stern --
Foreword / Allan H. (Bud) Selig --
Back to the beginning --
The birth of the bulls --
From Chicago to Phoenix --
Synergy and the sports business --
Character and characters --
Thinking baseball --
Protecting your investment --
The stadium --
Basketball faces new challenges --
Community service.
Responsibility: Jerry Colangelo with Len Sherman.

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This is a sweeping look at the business of sports through the eyes of Jerry Colangelo, a founder of the Chicago Bulls basketball team and owner of the Phoenix Suns, the Arizona Diamondbacks, and  Read more...
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