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Shreducation TV Poster Image
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age 9+
Tween-friendly reality show long on action, short on depth.
Network: Disney XD
(2009)
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Baseball Great Book Poster Image
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age 9+
Clunky but taut story of Little League steroids.
By Tim Green
(2009)
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We Are the Ship: The Story of Negro League Baseball Book Poster Image
age 9+
Amazing paintings + compelling history = a grand slam.
By Kadir Nelson
(2008)
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Major League Baseball 2K9 Game Poster Image
age 9+
Baseball sim little easier than MLB 09 The Show.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PSP, Nintendo Wii, Windows, PlayStation 2
(2009)
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PlanetSoccerLive Website Poster Image
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age 9+
Fun, unique soccer game charges a fee for premium features.
URL: http://planetsoccerlive.com/
(2009)
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NBA Website Poster Image
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NBA
age 9+
Content-rich hoops site holds nothing back (including ads).
URL: http://www.nba.com/
(2009)
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NCAA Football 09 Game Poster Image
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age 9+
Solid yet disappointing sequel to football series.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PSP, Nintendo Wii, PlayStation 2
(2008)
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NBA Ballers: Chosen One Game Poster Image
age 9+
Stripped down b-ball, arcade, for niche players.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3
(2008)
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Chop Socky Chooks TV Poster Image
age 9+
Bizarre action 'toon mixes violence, stereotypes.
Network: Cartoon Network
(2008)
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FIFA Soccer 08 Game Poster Image
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age 9+
Excellent soccer sim series got a little harder.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PSP, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, PlayStation 2
(2007)
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Chak De! India Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Indian underdog sports film will make American girls cheer.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2007)
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We Are Marshall Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Conventional football drama doesn't quite score.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2006)
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Heat Book Poster Image
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age 9+
Engaging story about a pitching prodigy.
By Mike Lupica
(2006)
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Rebound Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Tired comedy about middle school basketball.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2005)
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Kicking & Screaming Movie Poster Image
age 9+
This sometimes-obnoxious comedy is no Elf.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2005)
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Xiaolin Showdown TV Poster Image
age 9+
Unlikely plots and martial arts clichés.
Network: WB
(2003)
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The Sandlot 2 Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
So-so sequel to a favorite kids' movie.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2005)
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Just for Kicks Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Poorly made sexist sports movie has lots of name calling.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2003)
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Maniac Magee Book Poster Image
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age 9+
Exciting, moving story explores racism, myth making.
By Jerry Spinelli
(1990)
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D3: The Mighty Ducks Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Predictable sports comedy sequel offers some life lessons.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2002)
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