Imagine if the Premier League title race was fixed. Not by corrupt players or match officials in the pay of gambling syndicates, but by an unholy. Brian Tuohy. · Rating details · ratings · 12 reviews. Professional sports in America: it’s all about fair play and the goal of winning championships. At least . NEW BOOK COMING IN SPRING ! Are Professional Sports Fixed? Would you leave a multi-billion dollar business up to chance? Follow @TheFixIsInTuohy .
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Refresh and try again. Lists with This Book. Steven rated it really liked it Oct 30, Tuohy is a celebrity in his own right, and I’m confident Brian will one day be in the national spotlight for blowing the lid off all things sports by leaving no doubt once and for all that sports are nothing more than scripted entertainment for the masses.
Author Brian Tuohy provides a full-sourced saga of the corruption that has inf Professional sports in America: Matt Jones rated it liked it Jul 02, So I wanted to bgian how the Patriots were going to cheat this time.
I wanted a positive outcome in the Super Bowl. This started out with some potential – and was even convincing.
While most may see this book as nothing but a “conspiracy theory,” in truth the author uses facts and quotes taken from reliable sources to prove his cas This is the sports book every fan should read. Doug Pickett rated it liked it Jan 06, But could it be a massive showbiz operation filled with greedy owners, crooked referees, and coddled players, all with the unstated goal of grabbing as much money as possible?
Nov 24, Jake rated it really liked it. No trivia or quizzes yet. It’s probably all three. Craig Emms rated it it was amazing Jn 03, With reality obscured by a complacent and often complicit sports media, The Fix Is In shines a light on a hidden history of clandestine arrangements between television networks and sports leagues, all against a background of drinking, drugging, and crime.
The Fix Is In: The Showbiz Manipulations of the NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL and NASCAR
The team played as under-dogs the remaining games, including all their playoff games despite being ranked 1 in the NFC. But inPhiladelphia hosted the NFL draft.
A silly book that seems to confuse criminality with conspiracy. Nov 30, A. Katie rated it it was ok Aug 02, What started as a good, well written book ended with fx that really sounded like the paranoid ramblings of someone who is quite convinced that the whole te world is nothing but a sham. He also states not all games are fixed just some important ones.
The Fix Is In: The Showbiz Manipulations of the NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL and NASCAR by Brian Tuohy
I was hoping for some tips on how to spot and bet on some of thf games, but this book only deals in history, not on how to capitalize on it. The NFL disputes their claim. The book went through all the facts. Denny Luis rated it it was amazing Sep 26, Want to Read Currently Reading Read. But none of this is solid proof anything was underhanded.
Not a “conspiracy theory” book but more a list of “here are the facts and what if” bbrian.
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As we all know, “it’s about the money” and “follow the money” are the only truisms in life. May 31, Joel rated it it was ok. Some interesting history of game fixing, but main premise that all pro sports are fixed is based on a pretty flimsy argument where author confuses what is unlikely with what must be fixed.
Maybe I’m more naive than I think, or the scandalous events he actually provides evidence for are already baked into my sports consciousness, or his speculation about every fucking Super Bowl being rigged is absurd. Mark rated it really liked it Aug 29, Thought provoking, for sure.
Thanks for telling us about the problem. Jan 16, Steve rated it fx was amazing. He spends most of the early book going through arrests and gambling charges of players, refs a The author, Brian Tuohy does a great job using actual data to show the cast of all sports are dubious, the media as its watchdog is impotent and certain outcomes lead to better bettor?
This book may ruin sports for you.