Men

Men of Courage

Jim Abbott (Baseball) thumbs up

http://www.jimabbott.net/biography.html?submenuheader=0

http://sabr.org/bioproj/person/635e3a93

http://www.inspire21.com/stories/sportsstories/TheJimAbbottStory

Jim Abbott Makes His Best Pitch Ever (CBS News)
http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-3445_162-57410985/jim-abbott-makes-his-best-pitch-ever/

Audio: NPR Interview: Single-Handedly Pitching 'An Improbable Life'
http://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?id=GALE%7CA288203778&v=2.1&u=lom_howellhs&it=r&p=STOJ&sw=w


Buck Brannaman (Horseman)

Arabian Horse World
http://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?id=GALE%7CA290622353&v=2.1&u=lom_parkerms&it=r&p=GRGM&sw=w&asid=eb90f8265aff78185429818d05c9cae0

ABC News piece on Brannaman
http://abcnews.go.com/Entertainment/buck-real-life-horse-whisperers-story-abuse-finding/story?id=15421784

An American Cowboy
http://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?id=GALE%7CA256684419&v=2.1&u=lom_parkerms&it=r&p=GRGM&sw=w&asid=d5544151575e880bb9d3221b1dfdca14

Men's Journal Interview
http://www.mensjournal.com/magazine/buck-brannaman-the-horse-whisperer-20130419

http://www.brannaman.com
Brannaman's website

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JLsqAG-L21w
Interview with CNN

http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1753549/?ref_=nm_knf_i1
Movie trailer for the film, "Buck."


Dave Dravecky (Baseball)

http://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?id=GALE%7CCX3407900148&v=2.1&u=lom_parkerms&it=r&p=GVRL&sw=w&asid=929bea3d278505eea81abb7527719378


Scott Hamilton (Figure Skater)

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http://www.biography.com/people/scott-hamilton-16549617


Ben Hogan (Golfer)

http://golf.about.com/od/golfersmen/p/ben_hogan.htm

http://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?id=GALE%7CCX3407900251&v=2.1&u=lom_parkerms&it=r&p=GVRL&sw=w&asid=ab6356dde228d575e02d5b0e3a07445f

http://espn.go.com/classic/000719benhogan.html


;Mario Lemieux (Hockey) Hockey

http://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?id=GALE%7CCX3407900323&v=2.1&u=lom_parkerms&it=r&p=GVRL&sw=w&asid=986da70f18b9d52bc5826bc0d4732a81

http://www.nhl.com/ice/news.htm?id=658116

https://espn.go.com/sportscentury/features/00016068.html


Casey Martin (Golfer)

http://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?id=GALE%7CCX3407900364&v=2.1&u=lom_parkerms&it=r&p=GVRL&sw=w&asid=b139e85167b8db61d3b64866d7bf587f

http://golfweek.com/news/2013/jun/25/casey-martin-denied-cart-usga/

http://www.golf.com/tour-and-news/casey-martin-play-us-open-cart-14-years-after-legal-battles


Rohan Murphy (Wrestler)

http://www.gopsusports.com/genrel/110113aaa.html

You Can't Pin Him Down (Ability Magazine)
http://elibrary.bigchalk.com/elibweb/elib/do/document?set=search&dictionaryClick=on&secondaryNav=&groupid=1&requestid=lib_standard&resultid=3&edition=&ts=8F2D38ED888B2EE39123B1104987AE88_1348020111353&start=1&publicationId=&urn=urn%3Abigchalk%3AUS%3BBCLib%3Bdocument%3B152567821

The Amputee Wrestler: Rohan Murphy Can Take You Down
http://abcnews.go.com/Health/legless-wrestler-rohan-murphy/story?id=12335158#.UFkqlo1lSJo

VIDEO: Nike Commercial
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qaXfFRx5ZWw


Dan O'Brien (decathalete)

http://www.danobrien.com/


Hakeem Olajuwon (Basketball player)

http://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?id=GALE%7CCX3407900412&v=2.1&u=lom_parkerms&it=r&p=GVRL&sw=w&asid=d0f0620b4e5642851f80a23035361b17

http://www.biography.com/people/hakeem-olajuwon-21101363#from-nigeria-to-houston


Michael Phelps (Olympic swimmer)

Michael Phelps: The Untold Story of a Champion

No Limits: The Will to Succeed

Psychology Today article on Phelps' ADHD diagnosis and how he dealt with it

http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/suffer-the-children/201209/adhd-kid-olympic-gold-medalist

NY Times article covering debate on Michael Phelps' success at Olympics

http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2008/11/24/michael-phelps-and-the-potential-of-adhd/?_php=true&_type=blogs&_r=0


Jackie Robinson (Baseball)

1947: Jackie Robinson Integrates Baseball (NY Times Upfront)
http://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?id=GALE%7CA162241938&v=2.1&u=lom_accessmich&it=r&p=ITOF&sw=w

Jackie Robinson (Scholastic Action)
http://discoverer.prod.sirs.com/discoweb/disco/do/article?urn=urn%3Asirs%3AUS%3BARTICLE%3BART%3B0000291072

Jackie Robinson--A Biography

http://www.biography.com/people/jackie-robinson-9460813

Video: Black History: Jackie Robinson Changes the Face of America
http://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?id=GALE%7CQUUICV680110578&v=2.1&u=lom_accessmich&it=r&p=ITOF&sw=w


Mike Utley (Football)

Sports talk with Mike Utley: former Lions guard, devoted advocate for spinal cord injury research (Sporting News)
http://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?id=GALE%7CA141908554&v=2.1&u=lom_tfms&it=r&p=ITOF&asid=0d82263e39c50b3abc135b9dbc986a25

PRO FOOTBALL; 7 Years After Injury, Utley's Steps Are Big (NYTimes)
http://www.nytimes.com/1999/02/15/sports/pro-football-7-years-after-injury-utley-s-steps-are-big.html

Where are They Now: Mike Utley (seattlepi)
http://www.seattlepi.com/sports/article/Where-Are-They-Now-Mike-Utley-1283637.php


Kenny Walker (Football)

http://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?id=GALE%7CCX3407900601&v=2.1&u=lom_parkerms&it=r&p=GVRL&sw=w&asid=4c5f03cd8b847e7fdd79715fef09a1a2


Erik Weihenmayer (Mountain climber)

http://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?id=GALE%7CCX3407900613&v=2.1&u=lom_parkerms&it=r&p=GVRL&sw=w&asid=465f61a324652208434a53fe151590ed


Louis Zemperini (Olympic runner, Japanese POW survivor)

Books: Devil at My Heels, Louis Zemperini

Unbroken, Laura Hillenbrand

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ymL_Leb6sL8

Unbroken, movie trailer

http://www.cbn.com/tv/1422057738001

Keynote speakers series featuring Mr. Zemperini

http://www.louiszamperini.net/

L.A. Times article

http://articles.latimes.com/keyword/louis-zamperini

Blind Man Climbed Everest