"If the NBA lockout lasts long enough to actually deprive fans of basketball, Charley Rosen's book will offer some solace. In fact, even if the lockout ends soon enough for the next season to begin on time, Crazy Basketball is more entertaining than the first couple months of the NBA campaign are likely to be."—Bill Littlefield, NPR's Only A Game
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"The shining star here isn't Rosen or any of the players, it's the game itself. The last half-dozen pages will bring a tear to the eye of anyone for whom the game was—or is—a passion."—Booklist
"Crazy Basketball was a great read, for any casual basketball lover, insight into the former crazy league, but also a crazy coach who was a touch softened by it. For Rosen, it was not only the Crazy Basketball Association, but his crazy association with basketball."—Krystina Lucido, Press Box
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About the Author
Charley Rosen is an NBA analyst for FOXSports.com and the author of more than a dozen books including The Pivotal Season, The Wizard of Odds, and Players and Pretenders (available in a Bison Books edition). Phil Jackson is head coach of the Los Angeles Lakers and has won eleven NBA titles.