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Author Bryant, Kobe, 1978-2020, author.

Title The mamba mentality : how I play / Kobe Bryant ; foreword by Pau Gasol ; introduction by Phil Jackson ; photographs and afterword by Andrew D. Bernstein.

Publication Info. New York : MCD, Farrar, Strauss, and Giroux, [2018]
©2018

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Edition First edition.
Description 207 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 29 cm
Note Includes index.
Contents Foreword / Pau Gasol -- Introduction / Phil Jackson -- Process -- Craft -- Facts & figures -- Chronology -- Afterword / Andrew D. Bernstein.
Summary In the wake of his retirement from professional basketball, Kobe "The Black Mamba" Bryant shares his vast knowledge and understanding of the game. Citing an obligation to teach young players, hardcore fans, and devoted students of the game how to play it "the right way," The Mamba Mentality takes us inside the mind of one of the most analytical and creative basketball players ever. Bryant reveals his famously detailed approach and the steps he took to prepare mentally and physically to not just succeed at the game, but to excel. Readers learn how Bryant studied an opponent, how he channeled his passion for the game, how he played through injuries. They also get granular detail as he breaks down specific plays and match-ups from throughout his career.
Subject Bryant, Kobe, 1978-2020.
Los Angeles Lakers (Basketball team)
Bryant, Kobe, 1978-2020 (OCoLC)fst00422949
Los Angeles Lakers (Basketball team) (OCoLC)fst00587585
African American basketball players -- Biography.
Basketball players -- United States -- Biography.
Basketball -- Training.
African American basketball players. (OCoLC)fst00799046
Basketball -- Psychological aspects.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY -- Sports.
SPORTS & RECREATION -- Basketball.
Basketball players. (OCoLC)fst00828280
Basketball -- Psychological aspects. (OCoLC)fst00828226
Basketball -- Training. (OCoLC)fst00828244
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Athletes. -- Biography.
Genre/Form Sports writing. (OCoLC)fst01986223
Autobiographies. (OCoLC)fst01919894
Biographies. (OCoLC)fst01919896
Nonfiction.
Autobiographies.
Sports writing.
Added Author Gasol, Pau, 1980- writer of foreword.
Jackson, Phil, writer of introduction.
Bernstein, Andrew D., photographer, writer of afterword.
ISBN 9780374201234 (hardcover)
0374201234 (hardcover)
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