“Hakeem Olajuwon and Giannis can both defend you in several ways”: NBA on TNT analyst Kenny Smith breaks down how both Nigerian sensations are similar

Hakeem Olajuwon was one of the best defenders of his time and according to Kenny Smith, Giannis Antetokounmpo is on the same level. Hakeem ‘The Dream’ Olajuwon finished his career as the NBA’s all-time leader in blocks with a whopping…

“Bulls could beat the 1994 Rockets without Michael Jordan”: Toni Kukoc shockingly believes that Scottie Pippen and co would get the better of Hakeem Olajuwon without the ‘GOAT’

Toni Kukoc says that the 1994 Bulls could’ve beaten Hakeem Olajuwon and the Rockets without Michel Jordan due to a simple reason.  The 1993-94 season marked a strange year within the league as it saw the departure of Michael Jordan…

“Hakeem Olajuwon Is The Greatest Basketball Player Of All Time”: When Michael Jordan Destroyed Vince Carter, Makthar N’Diaye With UNC’s Backups To Cement His GOAT Status

Michael Jordan and competitiveness are basically synonyms for each other, and this lesser known story about Jordan proves this exact point. Jordan is not only a Chicago Bulls legend, but also a UNC legend, playing some of the greatest college…

“Hakeem Olajuwon isn’t a top tier center because he’s a small forward”: When Michael Jordan had an outlandish take on the Rockets superstar in 1996

Michael Jordan claimed that Hakeem Olajuwon was not a top tier center in the NBA during their playing days back in 1996.  Michael Jordan was undoubtedly the most dominant force in the NBA for over a decade. He achieved this…

“Shaquille O’Neal was more dominant but Hakeem Olajuwon was better”: NBA veteran Robert Horry highlights the difference between the All-Time greats

NBA veteran Robert Horry makes his case for picking Hakeem Olajuwon over Shaquille O’ Neal in his rankings of the greatest centers ever. There is no doubt that Rober Horry knows his basketball. One of the most clutch players ever…

“Hakeem Olajuwon used to say all the time”: NBA legend Charles Barkley ends Kenny Smith’s career by calling him a waterboy on Inside the NBA

No one is safe when Charles Barkley is mucking about. Kenny Smith was talking about Hakeem Olajuwon when he got the worst of Chuck’s roasts. They say that life is lived best when you can have a hearty laugh about…

“I don’t wanna offend Hakeem Olajuwon”: Wizards star Robin Lopez hilariously justifies the shot mechanics for his efficient hook shot

Robin Lopez has been one of the league’s best post scorers thanks to his hook shot. He reveals how Hakeem Olajuwon asked him to change it. The Washington Wizards have been on a tear in the month of April. They…

“Like Hakeem Olajuwon, I want to win MVP and DPOY”: Joel Embiid lists Michael Jordan, Rockets legend and Giannis as inspirations to campaign for major NBA awards

Joel Embiid reveals that he wants to emulate Michael Jordan and Hakeem Olajuwon, winning MVP and DPOY at the same time. Jojo has been the league’s most dominant player not named Stephen Curry this year. Nikola Jokic has a strong…

“Draymond Green is a worse defender than Hakeem Olajuwon and Kevin Garnett”: Kendrick Perkins goes off on Warriors DPOY for claiming he’s the ‘GOAT’ defender

Kendrick Perkins lists off a multitude of stars he believes to be greater defenders than Draymond Green, following his comments on it.  After having spent nearly a decade in the NBA, Draymond Green has solidified his place in the upper…

‘Michael Jordan is far superior than LeBron James’: Jamal Murray snubs Lakers star as ‘GOAT’ through social media activity

Despite never having watched prime Michael Jordan, Jamal Murray is of the opinion that he was better than LeBron James. The GOAT debate has been reignited over the course of this year. The Last Dance was telecast when the NBA…