Echoes from Eternity
AuthorHouse, 2004 - 316 pages
What was the greatest game ever? Finally, a sports book legitimately answers this classic question. Sports fans will thrill to re-live The Games That Rate.
And, they will not have to accept a list of the greatest games on faith. When asked what was the greatest game ever, many will answer with a question of their own: How do you decide? The Games That Rate answers that question, too
For the first time, a sports book shares its ratings system with the readers. The Criteria that determine The Games That Rate are novel and intriguing. Yet, the Criteria make sense because they are intuitive and easy for the sports fan to apply. No supercomputers or secret access to an athlete are needed to rate The Games That Rate.
Most games, of course, do not rate. Knowledgeable sports fans are certain to ask, "What about the such-and-such game?" The Eliminated Events chapter summarizes dozens of memorable games that fail at least one of the Criteria.
The Games That Rate are well-known even to casual sports fans. All have impacted sports measurably. And, the greatest of The Games That Rate challenges us to recognize what we should value in sports, including athletes and sports that deserve our fervent support.