Here Comes the A-train! The Story of Basketball Legend Artis Gilmore
A Hardback edition by Artis Gilmore in English (May 1, 2018)
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Short Description: IN HERE COMES THE A-TRAIN!, basketball legend Artis Gilmore takes a deep, introspective look at the important life lessons that took him from his rural Florida upbringings to the... Read more
IN HERE COMES THE A-TRAIN!, basketball legend Artis Gilmore takes a deep, introspective look at the important life lessons that took him from his rural Florida upbringings to the pinnacle of success in professional basketball. Dubbed ""The A-Train"" in comparison to the Chicago transit line, there was a time when Artis ruled the game?when protecting the rim and grabbing rebounds were taken for granted. Anyone who drove the lane against the A-Train paid a price. A gentle giant?...opposing teams would disagree! Named Rookie of the Year, ABA Champion with the Kentucky Colonels, 11-time All-Star, and member of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame (2011), Artis knows that true success in life is not about wins and losses, but learning that mastering the small things and overcoming difficult moments are the true keys to greatness.Artis also looks back at highs and lows of his basketball career, from Carver High School, Jacksonville University, the Kentucky Colonels, and his days in the NBA, including an inside look at other legends of the game throughout his 18-year career.Here Comes the A-Train! is the perfect gift for any basketball fan, and provides sound advice for success in all walks of life.
Here Comes the A-train! Hardback edition by Artis Gilmore