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Publishers -- When did you just saw him.
All that you were gonna write books that weren't going to be -- -- and -- it although there's got to cut -- -- I wrote the first one travel team.
Quite accidentally my middle son got cut from -- seventh grade travel team along with another -- I thought it was -- they were too small and about a week later in -- moment of complete.
Parental baby boom catcher in the rye insanity.
And I took all the kids who got cut that year and started my own team.
And scheduled -- real for real -- start 88 and independent rogue.
Seventh grade boys travel basketball team -- -- hard to coach another parent helped me get -- time and it turned into one of the great years we knew we were bad and then they get better and they -- beaten teams have beaten them and the you know before every game I tell the same thing as you're not -- any -- here you know we kind of made this team Nazi you're not going to any.
Type -- March Madness tournament but every time you go -- player playing for the championship for every kid who got told by an adult.
He wasn't good enough and sports.
And the last game of the season -- -- by point and free throw with three seconds left against a team would kill them earlier in the season and it was it was great and the season became everything I hoped it would be because he's books ultimately about kids get knocked down when I don't themselves back up as you're talking what occurs and it's unfortunate.
Yours to -- Wonderful.
Heart awful hard heart wrenching story.
For your own personal and -- By cashing in and -- in a book about.
But only after the fact.
Won't know about and Alex lupica who who was the point guard and -- the point guard on this team.
I would take him around when when travel team started to do well -- and yeah.
Yeah -- and -- on number one New York after a solid up and one day.
He's in the back of the crowd and I throw it up and Q&A and he puts his hand up and nobody knows he's he's my size in this Luka have a couple of questions.
Yes -- go ahead and he goes.
It sounds like none of this would happen.
If your son hadn't gotten cut now and -- and he said his -- by the way who became the MVP of this team has some I don't know I know that sun bomb.
And any set and it sounds like the book's doing really really well I -- well we've been really lucky and he said I guess my question is.
Has your -- been able to share in the royalties on the -- now housing.
He told me the other day that he considers it watch it travel team is helping pay for his Catholic -- itself.
He does feel that it I gave back in the end.
I'm cigars are and that's our and that's not start him -- -- -- if it.
If it's true would you.
Age you know what's true of of course I don't know what you're told appointment criticizes.
One micro -- why would you criticized.
lupica taking this wonderful inspirational story and turning it into something that you can hold your hands.
And share with a with a broad audience to all of the other attempts after a -- stuff from a resident of and it prevailed they don't you just miss my daughter is now riding it's not a hundred a day -- -- -- it's it's -- it just.
The chance and there might be -- -- and what is.
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