Gift Guide For Sports Fans
Can you be found most days wearing team colors (or player numbers, or face paint) on some part of your body? Do you have a day in your week set aside for sports? Do you find yourself dreaming of game time during the offseason?
If you or someone you love answered yes to the above, you may have a sports fanatic on your hands. Those of us who have sports fans in our friend and family circle know, we are always on the hunt for the perfect gift to celebrate their favorite teams. Well look no further.
In this gift guide you will find items celebrating tremendous teams, their awe inspiring arenas, and the commendable coaches that lead them to victory. Whether your favorite team plays on a field, a court, or a rink, you are sure to find a keepsake that can be enjoyed for years to come.
For the fan of baseball
Chasing History: How Aaron Judge Captivated Baseball in 2022
Commemorate Aaron Judge’s historic 2022 season with this hardcover collector’s book. Full of dynamic photos and in-depth reporting from The Athletic, this coffee-table book takes you inside the chase for the American League home run record, Triple Crown and MVP. Includes coverage of every one of his record-setting 62 home runs!
Buster: The Legendary Career of the San Francisco Giants’ Buster Posey
Celebrate San Francisco Giants great Buster Posey with this hardcover commemorative book. Full of stories, photos, stats and newspaper clippings from Buster's rookie year through retirement, this 192-page book is the collector's item to own.
50 Years of Texas Rangers Baseball
From Pudge Rodríguez to Nolan Ryan, historic moments from the early days to the modern era, this coffee-table book gives readers an inside look at the rich history of the Rangers. Get this 160-page book and commemorate your favorite team’s golden anniversary today!
The Voice: Vin Scully is Dodgers Baseball
Celebrate the life of Dodgers baseball legend Vin Scully with this hardcover commemorative book. Full of behind-the-scenes stories spanning nearly seven decades from the L.A. Times archives, transcripts of his biggest calls, and photos of iconic Dodgers moments, this collector’s book chronicles 67 years of Dodgers baseball from the perspective of the voice of the Dodgers. Get this coffee-table book today and treasure these Dodgers memories!
For the lover of basketball
Oregon Basketball Legends: A Kid’s Guide to the Greatest Players Ever
The Oregonian/OregonLive presents a one-of-a-kind children’s book, “Oregon Basketball Legends: A Kid’s Guide to the Greatest Players Ever.” This full-color, hardcover book showcases players like NBA Champion Bill Walton, Sabrina Ionescu of the Oregon Ducks, Blazers All Star Damian Lillard, and more, in a fun and engaging way spread across 40 pages.
50 Years: A Retrospective of Cleveland Cavaliers Basketball Coverage
From how the name was selected to the "Miracle of Richfield," Mark Price to LeBron James, and more, this 144-page hardcover book is full of stories and photos from the award-winning sportswriters and photographers of The Plain Dealer and cleveland.com.
Golden Revival: A Dynastic Reunion and a New Generation Spark Warriors' Fourth Title in Eight Seasons
Commemorate the Warriors’ fourth championship in eight seasons with this hardcover collector’s book. Full of compelling stories and dynamic photos from the award-winning journalists of The San Francisco Chronicle, this coffee-table book gives readers an insider’s perspective of Golden State basketball, and includes coverage from the season tip-off in October through the championship and celebration parade.
Legend of the Lakers: A Look Back at the Lakers’ 17 Championships Spanning 75 Years
Featuring coverage from the early days through modern seasons, all 17 championships are showcased through photos and stories from the award-winning journalists of the L.A. Times. This coffee-table book gives readers an inside look at the rich history of the Lakers.
History Makers: The Milwaukee Bucks Win Their First NBA Championship in 50 Years
Featuring action-packed photos and compelling stories from the award-winning journalists of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, this collector's book gives you an inside look at the Bucks' rise to claim their first championship in 50 years. Get inside the huddle and read about the Bucks' rise to claim the NBA Championship.
Mick McCabe’s Golden Yearbook: 50 Great Years of Michigan’s Best High School Players, Teams & Memories
Magic Johnson or Glen Rice? Tyrone Wheatley or Jerome Bettis? Dena Head or the McGee twins? To commemorate his 50th anniversary at the Detroit Free Press, Hall of Fame sportswriter Mick McCabe selects his best prep football and basketball players, his top all-time teams and his favorite stories. As a bonus, this 176-page, hardcover book includes every all-state Dream Team in football, boys basketball and girls basketball from 1970 to 2020. Relive the thrills of yesteryear — and maybe find yourself among the pages!
For the racing lover
For the hockey fan
Avalanche Season: The Colorado Avalanche’s 2021–22 Stanley Cup Championship Season
Celebrate your Colorado Avalanche’s remarkable championship season with this 176-page commemorative hardcover book. Compelling stories and action-packed photos from The Denver Post showcase the Avs’ historic run. This is must-have collector’s item for Avalanche fans!
Striking Twice: The Tampa Bay Lightning Repeat as Champions in 2021
The Lightning are back-to-back Stanley Cup champions, joining the rare few teams that have accomplished this feat. Commemorate Tampa Bay’s historic journey with this collector’s book full of dynamic photos and insider stories from the award-winning journalists of the Tampa Bay Times.
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THUNDERSTRUCK: The Tampa Bay Lightning’s 2020 Stanley Cup Championship Season
This book showcases the Lightning's historic 2020 run through compelling stories and action-packed photos from the Tampa Bay Times. This is a must-have collector’s item for Bolts fans!