The Resource Called for traveling : my nomadic life playing pro basketball around the world, Tyler Smith., (ebook)

Called for traveling : my nomadic life playing pro basketball around the world, Tyler Smith., (ebook)

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Called for traveling : my nomadic life playing pro basketball around the world
Title
Called for traveling
Title remainder
my nomadic life playing pro basketball around the world
Statement of responsibility
Tyler Smith.
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Language
eng
Summary
Called for Traveling is a pro basketball journey that spans four continents, seven countries and twelve teams over eleven hilarious and adventurous years. After playing his college ball at Penn State, Tyler Smith had a path in mind of where he wanted his pro basketball career to lead. Bringing his own toilet paper to away games, courts made of concrete, and fully-geared riot police at every stadium were not part of his original dream. Where were all the big contracts people talked about? Would he even have a job next season-or next week? And would he be playing for free this month because the team didn't feel like paying him? In this highly unstable and unorthodox overseas lifestyle as a professional basketball player, Smith draws readers in quickly with his humor and ability to share his clever stories that seem outrageous, but are 100 percent true. His attitude and faith are tested relentlessly through bounced paychecks, injuries, and the seemingly endless frustrating reality of people around him speaking a language he could not understand. From Italy to Japan to Uruguay, and even the NBA, the challenges and adventures only accelerate as Tyler's wife and kids are added to the overseas equation. His unique story is highly engaging whether or not you're a basketball junkie. Called for Traveling is an honest and entertaining inside look at one man's journey playing pro basketball around the world
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1980-
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Smith, Tyler
Dewey number
796.323/092
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Smith, Tyler
  • Basketball players
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
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Called for traveling : my nomadic life playing pro basketball around the world, Tyler Smith., (ebook)
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online resource
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
Content category
text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781683580775
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(electronic bk.)
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computer
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rdamedia
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  • c
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MWT12353161
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remote
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MWT12353161
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Called for traveling : my nomadic life playing pro basketball around the world, Tyler Smith., (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781683580775
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT12353161
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
MWT12353161
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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