When the Garden Was Eden: Clyde, the Captain, Dollar Bill, and the Glory Days of the New York Knicks

When the Garden Was Eden: Clyde, the Captain, Dollar Bill, and the Glory Days of the New York Knicks

Harvey Araton


within the culture of The Boys of summer time and The Bronx Is Burning, New York occasions sports columnist Harvey Araton can provide a desirable examine the Seventies ny Knicks—part autobiography, half activities heritage, half epic, set opposed to the tumultuous period while Walt Frazier, Willis Reed, and invoice Bradley reigned ideally suited on the planet of basketball. excellent for readers of Jeff Pearlman’s The undesirable men Won!, Peter Richmond’s Badasses, and Pat Williams’s Coach Wooden, Araton’s revealing tale of the Knicks’ heyday is way greater than a evaluation of 1 of basketball’s maximum groups’ inspiring story—it is, at middle, a stirring sport of a time and position while the NBA championships outlined the nationwide dream.

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