Make Every Shot Count: How Basketball Taught a Point Guard to Be a Surgeon

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From New Jersey's rough and competitive world of playground basketball to the sleep-deprived reality of surgical training, Make Every Shot Count presents a gripping account of how a young boy utilizes lessons learned on the court to overcome adversity and achieve his goals. Often hilarious and at times heart wrenching, this captivating narrative leaves the reader mesmerized by a unique perspective on two very different worlds. Make Every Shot Count is a must read for young athletes, coaches, aspiring physicians and anyone who wants to know more about what it takes to be a surgeon.

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"My old coach Phil Jackson used to say, 'Basketball is a metaphor for life, and life is a metaphor for basketball.' Bruce captures that statement perfectly in his memoir. The pursuit of greatness in the game of basketball in his youth carved the path of Bruce's life, giving him the work ethic, confidence, and spirit to build a great career and family. In the end, that's what youth sports are supposed to be about. This book strengthens my faith in that ideal."
Steve KerrCoach, 2015 NBA Champions, Golden State WarriorsFive-time NBA Champion, Chicago Bulls, San Antonio Spurs

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Dr. Bruce Rosenfeld has been the Chief of Urology at the Fallon Clinic, an Assistant Professor at the University of Massachusetts School of Medicine and at present is an Assistant Professor of Urology at the Eastern Virginia Medical School. He currently practices general urology in Virginia Beach, Virginia where he enjoys caring for patients and never forgets his basketball roots.

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