Book Reviews

Welcome to the Knup Sports Book Reviews! Reading sports books is somewhat of a passion for our team  Below, you will read a number of “small book reviews” for all the sports books they have read lately.  We don’t get paid at all for reading or reviewing these books. So, if you happen to buy any of these books or other sports books — use our SPORTS BOOKS LINK HERE so we earn a few cents for our efforts 🙂

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Cobra: A Life of Baseball and Brotherhood

Cobra: A Life of Baseball and Brotherhood

This book by Dave Parker and Dave Jordan is a delightful book and an incredibly detailed book. The title gives you a hint of one thing throughout the career of Dave Parker and that is "brotherhood" was an important element of his success in baseball. The book starts...

The Book: Playing the Percentages in Baseball

The Book: Playing the Percentages in Baseball

Have you ever heard baseball announcers or taking heads say they are playing it by the book? The Book by Tom Tango, Michael Lichtman and Andrew Dolphin will give insight into those details. Also, the book is an extension of Bill James Baseball Abstract and goes...

The Point After by Sean Conley

The Point After by Sean Conley

Sean Conley is a yoga teacher in Pittsburgh with almost 20 years of experience. He played three years in the NFL before hanging up his cleats. He is the author of the book: The Point After.

Memoir of a Hockey Nobody

Memoir of a Hockey Nobody

"THEY SAID I COULDN'T MAKE THE NHL, SO I WENT OUT AND PROVED THEM RIGHT"     Hockey was his life and the author of this book, Jerry "Teabag" Hack states in the Foreword that it has likely been 40 years since he wrote a paragraph. That may be true but now he...

As Good As It Got: The 1944 St. Louis Browns

As Good As It Got: The 1944 St. Louis Browns

Title/Author:  David Allan Heller Those that know this author understand what a huge St Louis Cardinals fan that I am (Tom). Also, baseball histgory is a passion that I enjoy reading and blogging about. In 2018, I joined the St Louis Browns fan club and love to...

The Sixth Man

The Sixth Man

The Sixth Man by Andre Iguodala, Carvell Wallace Growing up in Springfield, Illinois wasn't always easy for Andre Iguodala but it didn't create character. The type that has led to respect from his peers and others on and off the basketball court. He has parlayed his...

The Greatest Upset Never Seen

The Greatest Upset Never Seen

The book has the full title of “The Greatest Upset Never Seen: Virginia, Chaminade, and the Game That Changed College Basketball Forever” and is written by Jack Danilewicz. It is 232 pages and was published on November 1, 2019 by the University of Nebraska Press. The...

Pitino: My Story

Pitino: My Story

“Pitino: My Story” by Rick Pitino with Seth Kaufman   Rick Pitino has always been a love him or hate him type of personality. There was no one in the middle. In 2017, he was fired as the head coach of the Louisville Cardinals. Many felt it was the tip of the...

Let’s Play Two: The Life and Times of Ernie Banks

Let’s Play Two: The Life and Times of Ernie Banks

“Let’s Play Two: The Life and Times of Ernie Banks” By Doug Wilson This book covers a full gamut of the life of Ernie Banks. It is interesting to get a deeper understanding of his life in and around Dallas as a player and more importantly in a deeply racist city that...

“I Was There” by Eric Mirlis

“I Was There” by Eric Mirlis

Tom looks at another sports book. The book is about some of the great sportscasters and how they have seen some fantastic sporting events. We hear from Jim Nantz, Bob Costas and Joe Buck among others.

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