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    • Getting to Us

    • By: Seth Davis
    • Narrated by: Mark Deakins
    • Length: 9 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
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    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 89
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 89

    What makes a coach great? How do great coaches turn a collection of individuals into a coherent “us”? Seth Davis, one of the keenest minds in sports journalism, has been thinking about that question for 25 years. It’s one of the things that drove him to write the definitive biography of college basketball’s greatest coach, John Wooden, Wooden: A Coach’s Life. But John Wooden coached a long time ago. The world has changed, and coaching has, too, tremendously. 

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A Couple of Bad Chapters

    • By dak979s on 08-14-18

    Regular price: $28.00

    • Wooden

    • A Coach's Life
    • By: Seth Davis
    • Narrated by: Stephen McLaughlin
    • Length: 26 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 183
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      4 out of 5 stars 166
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 163

    No college basketball coach has ever dominated the sport like John Wooden. His UCLA teams reached unprecedented heights in the 1960s and '70s, capped by a run of ten NCAA championships in twelve seasons and an eighty-eight-game winning streak, records that stand to this day. Wooden also became a renowned motivational speaker and writer, revered for his "Pyramid of Success." The portrait that emerges from Davis's remarkable biography is of a man in full, whose life story still resonates today.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Wooden: A Man Who Transcends Sports

    • By Rob - Audible on 08-20-14

    Regular price: $39.95