Steven Adams: My Life, My Fight

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Book Information

• Author :
Steven Adams
• File Size :
7099 KB
• ASIN :B07CPKRT7C
• Release :
July 30, 2018
• Publisher :
NZ ePenguin

⊕ Plot Summary : “Adams overcame the chances to become a prime prospect within the 2013 NBA draft. From there he went on to secure a four-year contract with the Oklahoma City Thunder – creating him New Zealand’s highest-paid sportsperson ever – and forge a name for his intense, physical form of basketball.

In this intimate account of his history thus far, the seven-foot centre reflects on his humble upbringing, the impact of his father’s death once he was simply thirteen, the multiple challenges and setbacks he has Janus-faced, early career-defining moments, and what basketball means that to him.

Told with heat, humour and humility, My Life, My Fight could be a interesting account from one among New Zealand’s most loved sporting stars.”


⊗ Author Profile

“Steven Adams, born July 20, 1993 in Rotorua, New Zealand, is a New Zealand basketball player. He evolves at the post of pivot. He was selected twelfth in the draft by the Oklahoma City Thunder and became the first New Zealand player to be selected in the first round of an NBA Draft.

He is the brother of Valerie Adams, two-time Olympic champion and eight-time world champion shot putter.”

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