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AllHipHopAllHipHop.com's Living Monuments: Renaissance Man Kareem Abdul-JabbarAllHipHopRead on for some interesting tidbits about the life and times of Mr. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: With 38, 387 points, six NBA Championship titles, six Most Valuable Player awards, and 19 All-Star appearances, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar has reached a status of ...
New York Daily NewsFree & Cheap in New York: Tues., Feb. 7New York Daily NewsBy Ashley Lofters / NEW YORK DAILY NEWS NBA legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar has written 'What Color Is My World?,' a new children's book about the fascinating history of African-American inventors. LOTS OF HOOP-LA. Legendary basketball player and author ...
USA TODAYA game for Kobe to remember â€” and to forgetUSA TODAYBy Howard Smith, US Presswire Kobe Bryant now trails just Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Karl Malone, Michael Jordan and Wilt Chamberlain in career scoring. By Howard Smith, US Presswire Kobe Bryant now trails just Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Karl Malone, ...Kobe Bryant: Breaking Down Mamba's Odds of Passing NBA's Top 4 ScorersBleacher ReportKobe Passing O'Neal 'Inevitable,' Status as Greatest Laker Never in QuestionLakers NationNBA: 76ers spoil Kobe's points milestoneTaipei TimesBloombergall 1,204 news articlesÂ Â»
'The View': Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Tim McGraw, Faith Hill among this week's guestsExaminer.comThis week on "The View," basketball legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar visits, and Ali Wentworth is guest co-host. Here's a look at what's ahead for the week: MONDAY, FEBRUARY 6 - Madeleine Stowe (ABC's "Revenge"); "Real Housewives of Beverly Hills" star ...
Houston Chronicle (blog)Rockets see Nuggets as model for success without superstarHouston Chronicle (blog)(Frank Franklin II/Associated Press) DENVER â€” Given the option, Rockets coach Kevin McHale would gladly drop Kareem Abdul-Jabbar or Hakeem Olajuwon into the middle of his lineup and work from there. He presumably meant Olajuwon or Abdul-Jabbar in his ...and moreÂ Â»
...February 3, 2012, 8:41 PM ET By Dave McMenamin ESPNLosAngeles.com Archive LOS ANGELES -- Former Los Angeles Lakers center Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, who ranks No. 1 all-time in the NBA in scoring, No. 3 in rebounding and No. 3 in blocked shots, is certainly qualified...
Kareem: Back-to-basket centers goneESPNBy Dave McMenamin LOS ANGELES -- Former Los Angeles Lakers center Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, who ranks No. 1 all-time in the NBA in scoring, No. 3 in rebounding and No. 3 in blocked shots, is certainly qualified to evaluate today's big men and the six-time ...and moreÂ Â»
Newly appointed Global Cultural Ambassador Kareem Abdul-Jabbar spends time in Brazil to speak with youth about the importance and power of education.
Yahoo! Sports (blog)Did Kareem Abdul-Jabbar lose millions on special hotels for tall people?Los Angeles TimesBASKETBALL URBAN LEGEND: Hall of Famer Kareem Abdul-Jabbar lost millions of dollars building specialized hotels for tall people. In 2003, the rock band Pearl Jam released Lost Dogs, a compilation album consisting of notable B-Sides, unreleased songs ...Did Kareem Abdul-Jabbar lose millions on hotels made for tall people?Yahoo! Sports (blog)all 2 news articlesÂ Â»
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar to share US culture abroad (2:05)Washington PostKareem Abdul-Jabbar talks about being named global cultural ambassador by Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. The NBA Hall-of-Famer will travel the world promoting the importance of education, racial tolerance and cultural understanding. (Jan.and moreÂ Â»
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar talks about being named global cultural ambassador by Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. The NBA Hall-of-Famer will travel the world promoting the importance of education, racial tolerance, and cultural understanding. (Jan. 20)
Globe and MailKareem Abdul-Jabbar sizes up Andrew Bynum, Dwight HowardLos Angeles Times (blog)In particular, Abdul-Jabbar maintains a watchful eye on center Andrew Bynum after working with him as a Lakers special assistant coach from 2005 to 2011. The Lakers (10-6) visit the Orlando Magic on Friday at Amway Center in a game that features a ...Dwight deal wouldn't fix real Laker woeFOXSports.comWhat to do with Andrew Bynum?FS WestAndrew Bynum growing into a big thing for the Lakers - Los Angeles TimesSan Francisco Luxury NewsESPNall 716 news articlesÂ Â»
...what we call a post-NBA career. On Wednesday, Jan. 18, Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton met with Hall-of-Famer Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, the NBA's All-Time Leading Scorer and a New York Times' best-selling author, to discuss his new role as a global Cultural...
PoliticoKareem Abdul-Jabbar assigned a diplomatic rolePoliticoWhen Secretary of State Hillary Clinton tapped Kareem Abdul-Jabbar to be a cultural ambassador for the State Department at a ceremony Wednesday in Foggy Bottom, it was an interesting moment, politically-speaking: The basketball legend had endorsed ...NBA legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 'thrilled' by global cultural ambassador ...Washington PostKareem Abdul-Jabbar named US global cultural ambassadorLos Angeles TimesAbdul-Jabbar named State Department cultural ambassadorUSA TODAYAFPall 447 news articlesÂ Â»
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is the newest Global Cultural Ambassador for the US Department of State. Mr. Abdul-Jabbar will travel to Brazil to promote people-to-people diplomacy.
...had to do it. MR. ABDUL-JABBAR: Thatâ€™s right. SECRETARY CLINTON: Well, thank you, sir. MR. ABDUL-JABBAR: Thank you. SECRETARY CLINTON: Thank you for everything. MR. ABDUL-JABBAR: Itâ€™s all my pleasure. SECRETARY CLINTON: Thank you all. Take care now. ENDS...
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US Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton meets with Cultural Ambassador Kareem Abdul-Jabbar at the Department of State in Washington, DC on January 18, 2012. [Go to video.state.gov for more video and text transcript.]
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar legendary sky hook from the post and off the dribble! Check out how it's done in this NBA 2K12 Greatest Mode tips tutorial.
1984 NBA finals were one of the best ever... Magic and Kareem were probably the best duo of the 80's... They show it in this game... Kareem scored 30 points on 14/24 FG and was unreal in the 4th quarter... He killed Boston with his sky hook... Magic scored 21 points and dished 10 assists... Enjoy...
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The basketball player talks about his new documentary "On the Shoulders of Giants" and jokes about wanting a statue made in his likeness.
Bleacher ReportKareem Abdul-Jabbar: Will Kobe Bryant Break His Legendary Scoring Record?Bleacher ReportKareem's all-time scoring record of 38387 has long been considered an unbreakable record. It comes from 20 years of being a premiere center in the league and a tribute to the health and consistency of Kareem. But of the players who are closing in on ...
Nelson, federal judge from Idaho, has died at 74San Jose Mercury NewsHe also presided over a 1996 case between former NBA star Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and General Motors Corp. Nelson ruled against the automaker in a suit brought by Abdul-Jabbar over GM's use of the hall of famer player's birth nameâ€”Lew Alcindorâ€”in a ...Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals mourns passing of Judge Thomas G. NelsonIdaho State JournalNelson, federal judge from Idaho, has died at 74San Francisco Chronicleall 64 news articlesÂ Â»
Kobe two points from tying Shaq in playoff scoringProBasketballNews.comKobe Bryant needs two points Friday night in Dallas to tie Shaquille O'Neal for third place on the NBA's all-time playoff scoring chart. Bryant has 5246 points. The NBA's leader is Michael Jordan with 5987, and second is Kareem Abdul-Jabbar with 5762. ...and moreÂ Â»
Kansas City StarDwyane Wade Close to Equalling All-Time Playoff Record vs CelticsBleacher ReportWhen Dwyane Wade enters a hostile TD Garden on Saturday night, he has the chance to equal the great Kareem Abdul-Jabbar for consecutive 25-point games against Boston in the postseason. The mark, set by Kareem at eight, started when he was with the ...Digging out of hole won't be easyESPNShaq due back; will get passed by KobeUSA Todayall 1,694 news articlesÂ Â»
Pacquiao the dragon vs. dog-loving underdogInquirer.netIn real life, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar had no chance against the martial arts superstar. In fact, in real life, they were actually good friends. And Jabbar is hardly the bad guy portrayed in 'Game of Death.' He's the basketball great with the deadly sky ...and moreÂ Â»
Part of UCLA's Pauley court sells for record $325KBusinessWeekFormer UCLA coach John Wooden and some of his greatest players, including Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Bill Walton, signed the piece while it was in storage. The names of the buyer and the UCLA alum who sold the piece were not released. ...and moreÂ Â»
Sports in Brief: The $325000 jump-ball circle | Philadelphia Inquirer | 2011-05-02Philadelphia InquirerFormer UCLA coach John Wooden and some of his greats, including Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Bill Walton, had signed the hunk of hardwood. When the auction was announced in March, UCLA said it hoped to work out a deal to return the circle to the campus. ...Center court circle from original Pauley Pavilion sells for $325K at auctionUSA TodayPart of UCLA's Pauley court sells for record $325Kmsnbc.comPart of Pauley Pavilion court auctioned for $325KSI.comCBSSports.comall 151 news articlesÂ Â»
Lakers Moments: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar makes it look easyLos Angeles TimesReach for the sky: Lakers center Kareem Abdul-Jabbar pulls in a rebound as Magic Johnson looks on during an NBA Finals game against the Philadelphia 76ers on June 3, 1982. Few, if any, players in basketball history have come close to replicating the ...Lakers Legend To Attend PD Showing Of 'On the Shoulders of Giants'Patch.comall 2 news articlesÂ Â»
Hurriyet Daily NewsMeet Kareem Abdul-Jabbar's basketball 'Heroes'The Desert SunKareem Abdul-Jabbar is a producer of the film â€śOn the Shoulders of Giants.â€ť / Courtesy Photo What: Screening of â€śOn the Shoulders of Giants: The Story of the Greatest Basketball Team You Never Heard Of,â€ť presented by basketball great Kareem ...Jabbar delivers documentary film news to Jewish FederationSun-SentinelNBA legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar to visit IstanbulHurriyet Daily Newsall 3 news articlesÂ Â»
...meet Rabbi Lau whom his father liberated from Nazi concentration camp American basketball legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar will visit Israel in July and meet with Rabbi Israel Meir LauÂ to discuss a film that he is making about World War II,...
ABC Online2011 NBA Playoffs: Tim Duncan's Historical Comparison Is Kareem Abdul-JabbarBleacher ReportAt this point in Tim Duncan's career, his historical parallel is beginning to resemble that of Kareem Abdul-Jabbar. In his 14th season, Duncan is averaging 13.4 points, 8.9 rebounds and 28 minutes per game. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar averaged 21.8 points, ...The Spurs and the playoffs: Who they've beaten and who they've lost toSan Antonio Express (blog)all 1,112 news articlesÂ Â»
Reporting by Melissa Rohlin
Former UCLA Bruin basketball player Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (formerly Lew Alcindor) speaks at the memorial service for John Wooden on June 26, 2010 in Pauley Pavilion.
Hometown Report: McClatchy star plans to have a ball under WestheadSacramento BeeWesthead was the Lakers' coach then, Kareem Abdul Jabbar the league's established star and Magic Johnson the rising one who powered Los Angeles past the ...
TSNNBA: LeBron fits the definition of most valuableWorcester TelegramThe list is impressive: Steve Nash, Tim Duncan, Michael Jordan, Magic Johnson, Larry Bird, Moses Malone, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Wilt Chamberlain and Bill ...Nets, Bucks, Blazers among this season's many surprisesNBA.comSix Pack: No Question LBJ for MVPHoopsWorldall 39 news articlesÂ Â»
Someone to talk to about rare cancerOCRegisterOn that day, former Lakers center and basketball legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar announced he was suffering from a rare form of blood cancer, CML. ...Make-a-Wish volunteer undaunted by cancerOCRegisterall 2 news articlesÂ Â»
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Legends Offer Ultimate ExperienceSLAM Onlineâ€śKareem Abdul-Jabbar is auctioning off the ultimate basketball fan experience on charitybuzz.com to benefit The Skyhook Foundation. ...Abdul-Jabbar joins pros to stress anti-drug messagePioneer Press Onlineall 2 news articlesÂ Â»
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Coaching the UCI Men's Basketball Team?New University OnlineHire Mr. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar. Yes, the Hall of Fame Los Angeles Laker, the all-time points leader in the NBA, the six-time NBA Champion and six-time MVP. ...and moreÂ Â»
New York Daily NewsDavid Lee reaches highNorthJersey.comKnicks center David Lee never will be confused for Hall of Famer Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, but their names belonged in the same sentence Friday. ...Loss dampens Lee's 37-20-10 triple-double, but NBA validates featNewsday (subscription)David Lee triple-doubles against Golden Statemsnbc.comWhy Is Mike D'Antoni Encouraging David Lee?FanHouseNESN.comÂ -Digital Sports DailyÂ -New York Daily Newsall 16 news articlesÂ Â»
Bucks GM Hammond has golden touchJournal TimesKareem Abdul-Jabbar earned Most Valuable Player awards in 1971 and 1972. Don Nelson was Coach of the Year in 1983 and 1985. The Bucks also had a Sixth Man ...and moreÂ Â»
Basketball 24/7This Year, You Get to Vote for the NBA's Most Valuable PlayerTonic... a trip to this year's NBA Finals, where the winner will also be able to watch the game with NBA Hall of Famers Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Julius Erving. ...Kia Extends NBA Sponsorship With MVP PromoMediapost.comNBA Fans Aye MVPNYSportsJournalismKia Motors gives fans chance to vote for NBA MVP AwardNBA.comall 242 news articlesÂ Â»
SLAM OnlineRebuttal to a rebuttal: Duncan's stats put him in elite classSI.comAbdul-Jabbar is a tough case. He was absolutely and without question the best player on the 1971 Milwaukee Bucks -- even with an aging Robertson on the team ...Appreciating The Big FundamentalSB Nation (blog)Tim Duncan Not in the Top 20 Players of All Time?Front Office Fans (blog)all 12 news articlesÂ Â»
HitFix (blog)Survivor's James: Colby "Didn't Want to Be There"Seattle Post IntelligencerShe's like the Kareem Abdul-Jabbar of Survivor. She's made it to the end every time she's on the show, so she's going to figure something out I'm sure.Survivor's James On Bum Knees and Bum RapsPeople MagazineExclusive: James Clement talks about 'Survivor: Heroes vs. Villains'Reality TV WorldExclusive 'Survivor: Heroes vs. Villains' interview: James ClementExaminer.comRealitywantedÂ -HitFix (blog)Â -National Post (blog)all 11 news articlesÂ Â»
Bleacher ReportThe 10 Greatest NBA Players To Never Win A NBA TitleBleacher ReportMay not sound like much, but he did it in the days against truly great center competition like Wilt Chamberlain and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar. ...
Tiger can't beat scandalChicagoNow (blog)For that reason, the day Tiger wins his 19th major--should it ever arrive--would be akin to Kobe Bryant passing Kareem Abdul-Jabbar's all-time scoring mark. ...
Picking well in March can be maddeningGrand Junction SentinelThere is no Kareem Abdul-Jabbar or Bill Walton to bash for the entire span of a four-year college eligibility. Patrick Ewing was incredible his freshman ...and moreÂ Â»
Player Draws Double Takes and Triple TeamsNew York Times... had seen the female version of Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, a Laker whose scoring prowess at UCLA contributed to the NCAA's banning the dunk for nine seasons. ...and moreÂ Â»