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Bob Davies : A Basketball Legend / Barry S. Martin.

Martin, Barry S. (Author).

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  • ISBN: 9781939125286 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 286 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Rochester, NY : RIT Press, 2016.

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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary, etc.:
Bob Davies played a significant role in the development of modern basketball. Davies is credited with introducing the behind-the-back-dribble, developing the penetration and transition styles of play, and creating several innovative passes. Named by Sports Illustrated as one of the eight most influential players in the first century of college basketball, the NBA selected him as one of the ten best players in its first quarter century.
Subject: Davies, Bob, 1920-1990.
Basketball players > United States > Biography.
Genre: Biographies.

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