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Michael Lupica (born on May 11, 1952 in Oneida, New York) is an American newspaper columnist. At the age of 23, Lupica began his newspaper career covering the New York Knicks for the New York Post. In 1977, he became the youngest columnist ever at a New York newspaper when he started working for the New York Daily News. He has also written for numerous magazines during his career including Golf Digest, Playboy, Sports Illustrated, ESPN: The Magazine, Men's Journal and Parade. In 2003, he received the Jim Murray Award from the National Football Foundation. He has been a television anchor for ESPN's The Sports Reporters and hosted his own program The Mike Lupica Show on ESPN2. Lupica has written both fiction and non-fiction books. His novels include Dead Air; Limited Partner; Jump; Full Court Press; Red Zone; Too Far; Wild Pitch; and Bump and Run. He also writes the Mike Lupica's Comeback Kids series. He co-wrote autobiographies with Reggie Jackson and Bill Parcells and collaborated with William Goldman on Wait Till Next Year. His other non-fiction works include The Summer of '98; Mad as Hell: How Sports Got Away from the Fans and How We Get It Back; and Shooting from the Lip. (Bowker Author Biography) — biography from Heat… (more)
Heat 2,574 copies, 72 reviews
Summer Ball 1,277 copies, 25 reviews
Travel Team 1,275 copies, 27 reviews
The Big Field 1,046 copies, 22 reviews
Million-Dollar Throw 973 copies, 21 reviews
Miracle on 49th Street 968 copies, 33 reviews
The Batboy 704 copies, 10 reviews
Hero 640 copies, 57 reviews
Two-Minute Drill 608 copies, 12 reviews
Game Changers: Book 1 537 copies, 7 reviews
The Underdogs 490 copies, 10 reviews
Hot Hand 479 copies, 3 reviews
Safe At Home 347 copies, 3 reviews
QB 1 304 copies, 4 reviews
True Legend 289 copies, 1 review
Fast Break 279 copies, 3 reviews
Fantasy League 278 copies, 4 reviews
Long Shot 264 copies, 5 reviews
Game Changers #2: Play Makers 263 copies, 1 review
The Only Game (Home Team) 219 copies, 4 reviews
Last Man Out 209 copies, 2 reviews
The House of Wolves 174 copies, 4 reviews
The Extra Yard (Home Team) 159 copies, 3 reviews
Robert B. Parker's Blood Feud 129 copies, 6 reviews
Bump and Run 126 copies, 4 reviews
Lone Stars 114 copies, 1 review
Full Court Press 107 copies, 3 reviews
No Slam Dunk 106 copies
Wild Pitch 96 copies, 3 reviews
The Mighty Johns 91 copies, 2 reviews
Team Players (Home Team) 83 copies, 3 reviews
Robert B. Parker's Grudge Match 81 copies, 3 reviews
Robert B. Parker's Payback 77 copies, 3 reviews
The Missing Baseball 74 copies, 3 reviews
Strike Zone 64 copies, 3 reviews
Red Zone 63 copies, 2 reviews
The Best American Sports Writing 2005 (Editor) 61 copies, 2 reviews
Too Far 55 copies, 3 reviews
The Half-Court Hero 54 copies, 1 review
Dead Air 46 copies, 1 review
Jump 38 copies
Batting Order 33 copies
Mad as Hell 32 copies, 1 review
Extra Credits 23 copies
The Turnover 22 copies
Triple Threat 20 copies
Limited Partner 14 copies
Defending Champ 12 copies
books 3 copies
The Best American Sports Writing of the Century (Contributor) 187 copies, 1 review
Murderers' Row (Contributor) 37 copies, 1 review
Murder at the Foul Line (Contributor) 28 copies, 1 review
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