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Synopsis:

Deadlines and Overtimes is a retrospective of 33 years of memorable reflections from the Philadelphia Inquirer's voice of Philly sports, Bill Lyon. With columns that cover as many sporting events as Lyon didincluding seven Olympics, more than two dozen Super Bowls, 11 NBA Finals, 17 U.S. Opens and dozens of fights, bowls, baseball playoffs and Final Fours Deadlines and Overtimes is a look back]]and through lasting insights, a look forward]]at local, regional, national and worldwide sports.

With his trademark humor and vast knowledge of the games that form part of the fabric of American life and a uniquely Philadelphia spirit, Lyon captures the essence of sports and sportswriting. Read cover-to-cover or flip through to any page to start enjoying these accessible and insightful gems from a master of sportswriting.

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ISBN:
9781933822167
Author:
Lyon, Bill
Publisher:
Camino Books
Author:
Lyon, Bill
Subject:
Sports -- History.
Subject:
Sports journalism -- United States -- History.
Subject:
History
Subject:
Essays
Subject:
Sports and Fitness-Sports General
Copyright:
Publication Date:
20091031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
209
Dimensions:
8.80x6.00x.60 in. .80 lbs.

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Product details 209 pages Camino Books - English 9781933822167 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Deadlines and Overtimes is a retrospective of 33 years of memorable reflections from the Philadelphia Inquirer's voice of Philly sports, Bill Lyon. With columns that cover as many sporting events as Lyon didincluding seven Olympics, more than two dozen Super Bowls, 11 NBA Finals, 17 U.S. Opens and dozens of fights, bowls, baseball playoffs and Final Fours Deadlines and Overtimes is a look back]]and through lasting insights, a look forward]]at local, regional, national and worldwide sports.

With his trademark humor and vast knowledge of the games that form part of the fabric of American life and a uniquely Philadelphia spirit, Lyon captures the essence of sports and sportswriting. Read cover-to-cover or flip through to any page to start enjoying these accessible and insightful gems from a master of sportswriting.

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