“[S. L. Price] is a master of the new journalism developed by Hunter Thompson, Gay Talese and Price’s personal paragon, Pete Hamill. Whenever he writes about sports . . . he hits it over the fence.” —New York Times Book Review

“Price blends an unerring eye for detail and nuance with fresh, crackling prose.” —Boston Globe

“A superb storyteller.” —Chicago Tribune

“Price is one of the finest writers on sports anywhere.” —USA Today

“S. L. Price has become a powerful force in giving readers a front-row seat to the spectacular. Through his unique gifts of observation and prose, the veteran journalist has painted compelling portraits of the special people, places and moments that define the games we play and watch.” —San Antonio Express-News