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jefferyepayne
02-24-2012, 07:13 AM
A twist on the classic "What If" game. You are stranded on a desert island with a good friend and you are both sports nuts. What 5 sports movies, 5 sports games (board or video), and 5 sports books would you want to have with you?

Here are mine.

Sports movies:
Remember the Titans
Hoosiers
Ken Burns Baseball (is this cheating?)
Major League (sorry, odd sense of humor)
Bull Durham

Sports games:
Strat-o-matic
Pro Draft
NBA Jam
Madden Football '12
EA Sports MLB '12

Sports books:
The Card: Collectors, Con Men, ...
The Game That Was: Early Days of Pro Football
Any Football Price Guide
Any Baseball Price Guide
Native American Son: The Life and Sporting Legend of Jim Thorpe

jeff

matty6
02-24-2012, 09:25 AM
Sports Movies:

Bull Durham
A League of Their Own
The Sandlot
Miracle
Hoosiers

Books:

Standard Baseball Card Catalog
The Glory of Their Times
The Baseball Encyclopedia
Win Shares by Bill James
The Bill James Historical Baseball Abstract

Games:

Just give me Statis-Pro Baseball.

Writehooks
02-25-2012, 12:06 PM
Movies:
1. Fat City
2. Requiem for a Heavyweight
3. The Harder They Fall
4. Pride of the Yankees
5. Bang The Drum Slowly

Games:
1. Muhammad Ali pinball
2. EA NHL 2000
3. Faceoff ('70s Canadian board game)
4. Top Rank Championship Boxing
5. Strat-o-Matic

Books:
1. In This Corner
2. Overtime: The life and legend of Guy Lafleur
3. Muhammad Ali (Thomas Hauser version)
4. This Date in New York Yankees History
5. Catfish (Bill Libby version)