The Mad Dog 100: The Greatest Sports Arguments of All Time (Paperback)
The Greatest Sports Arguments of All Time
Three Rivers Press (CA), 9780767914628, 304pp.
Publication Date: June 1, 2004
The essential book for any sports fan, from one of the reigning kings ofsports talk radio, Christopher "Mad Dog" Russo
Which was the greater achievement, Ted Williams's .406 season or Joe DiMaggio's 56-game hitting streak?Who would dominate the ultimate Pebble Beach showdown? Ben Hogan or Tiger Woods? Who was really the most important athlete of the twentieth century?If you love sports, there's only one thing better than a good game--and that's a good argument. Who's the best ever? The worst ever? Underrated? Overpaid? Now, in his long-awaited and completely original book--updated for the 2003 sports season--Christopher "Mad Dog" Russo sets up and breaks down the hundred greatest sports arguments of all time. In classic Mad Dog style, each chapter tackles a classic sports debate and takes sides with the lively and authoritative opinions that have made him one of the top radio personalities in the country. Whether you agree with The Dog--or agree to disagree with the book's often controversial conclusions--The Mad Dog 100 is the perfect companion for any sports fan.
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Praise For The Mad Dog 100: The Greatest Sports Arguments of All Time…
Russo shows a shocking willingness to be fair, citing the evidence on both sides before choosing one.” —Wall Street Journal”Opining about sports in a spirited fashion is Chris Russo’s specialty. You don’t have to agree with him 100 percent of the time to find plenty to like and talk about on these pages.” —Bob Costas, NBC and HBO