The 30 Greatest Sports Conspiracy Theories of All-Time

Ranking Sports' Most Notorious Fixes, Cover-ups, and Scandals
Product Number: EB00748620
Released: Jan 15, 2019
Business Term: 1 Year
ISBN: #9781626369917
Publisher: Skyhorse
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Separating fact from myth, Kalb attempts to determine which of these long-held conspiracy theories hold water, and which ones fall flat under scrutiny. Ranking the conspiracies from 1 to 30 and the likelihood of each conspiracy from 1 to 5, Kalb boldly asks: - Did baseball avoid integration in the 1930s and 1940s with an unwritten agreement? - Was Super Bowl III a fixed game? - Did Sonny Liston throw both of his fights vs. Muhammad Ali? - Was the NBA's first-ever draft lottery fixed? - Why did Michael Jordan really retire from basketball the first time? - Are some NASCAR race outcomes too good to be true? - Did the New England Patriots cheat their way to a dynasty? - What really happened at the 1921 Kentucky Derby? - Why weren't any Japanese players signed to major league contracts from 1965-1995? - And much more!

Genre: Sports, History
Original Publish Date: Jul 01, 2009

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