IAN O'CONNOR, a columnist for USA Today, has won numerous national writing awards and is one of the most respected sports journalists in America. He also appears on ESPN's popular The Sports Reporters and on roundtable shows on WCBS-TV. He lives in northern New Jersey.
"This will be the most discussed book of the NBA season." --Booklist, starred review
"A must-read for anyone who cares about basketball, about sports, or about young athletes trying to come of age." --John Feinstein, The Washington Post, author of A Season on the Brink "Anyone looking for evidence of how the culture of sports has changed (for better and for worse) will find it in Ian O'Connor's engrossing account of Sebastian Telfair's young life." --Bob Costas, NBC Sports, HBO