Young Bucks: Killing the Business…

Young Bucks: Killing the Business from Backyards to the Big Leagues

Matt and Nick Jackson, the Young Bucks, are one of the greatest professional wrestling tag teams of all-time with fans all over the world. The duo is especially notable because they got to this status and tremendous fame without ever going to work for WWE, the largest professional wrestling company in the world. This book tells the story of their journey from the backgrounds of their parent’s home in Southern California to wrestling on television in front of millions of people for a company they helped create. The brothers tell their story in this book starting from the beginning as (more…)

A Lion’s Tale: Around the World in Spandex by Chris Jericho

A Lion’s Tale: Around the World in Spandex by Chris Jericho

A Lion’s Tale: Around the World in Spandex is a book by Chris Jericho that covers his rise from a young kid who loved wrestling in rock-and-roll to becoming one of the greatest professional wrestlers in the world. Chris Jericho is considered one of the fifty greatest wrestlers of all time. In 2001, he became the first undisputed champion of both WWE and WCW. Amazon says he’s retired, which is not true, but this is still his memoir that tells the story of his wrestling career. The book describes his journey from his childhood dreams all the way to the (more…)

The MVP Machine

The MVP Machine by Ben Lindbergh and Travis Sawchik

The MVP Machine by Ben Lindbergh and Travis Sawchik is a book about what teams will do to gain an edge in the post-Moneyball era. The time of noticing things that other teams don’t or better evaluating past performance is over. Developing players and making the most out of untapped potential is the new way teams get ahead in Major League Baseball. (more…)

Have A Nice Day: A Tale of Blood and Sweatsocks

Have A Nice Day: A Tale of Blood and Sweatsocks by Mick Foley

Have A Nice Day: A Tale of Blood and Sweatsocks by Mick Foley is considered by many to be the best biography by a professional wrestler ever written. The book, released in 1999, covers Mick Foley’s entire wrestling career until the night he won the WWF Championship over The Rock. Have A Nice Day hit #1 on the New York Times Bestsellers List, becoming the first pro-wrestling to do so. (more…)

5 Baseball Books to Read Before the MLB Season

5 Baseball Books to Read Before the MLB Season

The MLB season starts on July 26th with a shortened sixty game season and it is sure to make for a weird baseball season, but sixty games is better than no games. As we prepare for the start of the season, these are some of the best baseball books that you should check out to get in the baseball spirit before the start of the 2020 MLB season. (more…)

Ali: A Life

Ali: A Life by Jonathan Eig

Ali: A Life is an epic biography about the life of Muhammad Ali, the greatest boxer of all-time. The book was named the winner of the 2018 PEN/ESPN Award for Literary Sports Writing and The Times Sports Biography of the Year. (more…)

Tiger Woods by Jeff Benedict and Armen Keteyian

Tiger Woods by Jeff Benedict and Armen Keteyian

Tiger Woods by Jeff Benedict and Armen Keteyian is considered by many to be the defining biography of one of the greatest golfers of all-time. The book relies on interviews with over 250 people from every corner of Tiger’s life in an attempt the answer to the question of who Woods really is. (more…)

Inverting The Pyramid: The History of Soccer Tactics

Inverting The Pyramid: The History of Soccer Tactics by Jonathan Wilson

Inverting The Pyramid by Jonathan Wilson is a must-read book for any soccer fan. The book chronicles the evolution of soccer tactics and the lives of the coaching geniuses who helped to pioneer them. The book dives into the roots of the games as they evolved in countries throughout the world and how each area added their own features to the game. (more…)