“We have to admit, this Michael Jordan guy is pretty good!”: Bill Walton recalls when the Bulls legend first showed a glimpse of his insane ability

Michael Jordan once missed 64 in a season. Despite that, he was ready for the playoffs and dropped a monstrous 63 against the Boston Celtics.  Michael Jordan’s feats are legendary. In almost every aspect of the game, this guy performed…

“Lakers and Spurs haven’t missed Playoffs since Julius Erving lost to Bill Walton”: How either one of the two historic franchises made the postseason until 2022

Both the Lakers and the Spurs have missed the Playoffs this season, making it the first time since the NBA/ABA merger.  LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers were lauded as being near locks for the Western Conference Finals at…

“Nikola Jokic is a creative genius and he sees things other people don’t see”: Bill Walton is bursting with praise for the 2020-21 NBA MVP

Nikola Jokic is a firm top-three MVP candidate as of now. NBA Legend Bill Walton is the latest to affirm his status as one of the best.  We all know the Joker’s potential and how he is shaping up to…

“Larry Bird was the greatest player I played with but Julius Erving was the most exhilarating”: Bill Walton put Dr.J up there with the likes of Kareem Abdul Jabbar and Bird

Julius Erving was the most exhilarating player Bill Walton had ever seen along with guys like Larry Bird and Kareem Abdul Jabbar.  From the moment he stepped foot on NBA hardwood, Julius Erving was something different. The flare, the swag,…

“The grace, the elegance, and the class Nikola Jokic brings every day, it’s just a fresh ray of sunshine”: Bill Walton gushes over the Nuggets MVP while talking about their interactions from the ASW

Bill Walton stated he was grateful for the way Nikola Jokic plays as it represents the “best of the human spirit in terms of inclusion, opportunity, team, sacrifice, discipline”. Just like most of us, Bill Walton is a huge fan…

“Wilt Chamberlain and Michael Jordan were arguing about who the ‘GOAT’” was at a party”: Bill Walton tells incredible story of Bulls and Lakers legend going at one another

Bill Walton says that Michael Jordan and Wilt Chamberlain were sitting at a table in the corner and arguing about who the ‘GOAT’ was.  The never-ending debate on who the greatest basketball player of all time is one that has…

“Bill Walton only played on the weekends!”: Portland Trail Blazers’ only MVP, Finals MVP has had a chequered career history, especially with the San Diego Clippers

Bill Walton is a former American NBA player who was selected as the first overall pick in the 1974 NBA draft by the Portland Trail Blazers. Walton had a successful stint with the Trail Blazers winning the NBA Championship in…

“Was Dwight Howard’s exclusion from the NBA’s top-75 players of all time really a snub?”: The case for the likes Bill Walton, Patrick Ewing over former Orlando Magic center

Lakers star Center Dwight Howard was recently distraught about his NBA Top-75 snub, but was it really a snub? Dwight Howard is undoubtedly one of the best Centers to ever play the game of basketball. He is a first-ballot Hall…

“I was going to have Bill Walton write my speech, but speeches are a lot longer than his career was”: When Larry Bird trolled the Portland legend during his Hall-Of-Fame speech

During his Hall-Of-Fame speech back in 1998, Larry Bird decided to roast his presenter and Portland legend Bill Walton in the very opening line. Larry Bird is one of the best players the league has ever witnessed. Back in the…

“If you want to stay in Boston, pass me the ball”: When Larry Bird gave Bill Walton advice on what he should do to withstand being a Celtic

Larry Bird hilariously told Bill Walton that he needed him to pass Bird the ball as it was the number one thing he should do to be a Celtic.  Drafted in 1980, Larry Bird had already cemented himself as one of the…