Legends of the NBA (Hardcover)
An action-packed book on the most extraordinary stars in NBA history
Legends of the NBA features illustrated profiles of twenty-eight retired basketball greats, including pioneers of the game such as Bill Russell and Jerry West. Dream Team players like Magic Johnson and Michael Jordan, and more recent all-stars, such as Shaquille O’Neal and Kobe Bryant. Young readers will learn about where each of these stars grew up, how he made it to the top, and what makes his playing style unique. Filled with career highlights, key stats, and action-packed photos, this book will wow both the basketball novice and the passionate fan.
Kjartan Atli Kjartansson is a retired basketball player and coach who competed at the national level. He has also hosted an award-winning weekly show about basketball on Icelandic television.