“LeBron James will surpass Michael Jordan once he clinches the all-time scoring title”: Shaquille O’Neal believes the Lakers superstar is eyeing Kareem Abdul-Jabbar’s coveted title this season

Lakers legend Shaquille O’Neal believes LeBron James’ foremost aim is to pass Kareem Abdul-Jabbar as the all-time leader in scoring. Shaq further states that James’ GOAT status would be unquestionable if he surpasses Kareem. Though the season opener may have…

“Shaquille O’Neal, you aren’t better than Wilt Chamberlain!”: Charles Barkley argues with Shaq as he lists his Top Lakers’ centers of All-Time

NBA Hall-of-Famer Charles Barkley argues with Shaquille O’Neal on his Top 3 Lakers Bigs of All-Time list as Inside the NBA resumes on TNT NBA Basketball is back! Giannis Antetokounpo and his Milwaukee Bucks beat Kevin Durant and his Brooklyn…

“I saw Wilt Chamberlain and Bill Russell play, they have no idea”: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar expresses his thoughts on the tired NBA GOAT debates on ‘Off the Dribble Podcast’ by Byron Scott

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar believes that because you haven’t watched Wilt Chamberlain or Bill Russell play, you can’t truly rate their excellence. Basketball has evolved from a game that involved no dribbling and a peach basket into one that rewards players with…

“LeBron James said Draymond couldn’t have said it better, but really, he couldn’t have said it worse”: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar offers sobering take on Lakers superstar’s implicit support of NBA’s anti-vaxxers like Andrew Wiggins

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is past the stage where he would care what current stars like LeBron James think of him, which is why he gave The King a piece of his mind with a new Substack article today. The entire world…

“Julius Erving was the best of my era, but Kareem Abdul-Jabbar was the greatest of all time”: When George Gervin anointed the Lakers legend and 6-time champion as his GOAT over Michael Jordan

George Gervin admitted that he was being a bit biased in picking Julius Erving over Kareem Abdul-Jabbar as the best of his generation. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is almost universally considered the greatest basketball players from the decade of the 1970s. The…

“Nate Thurmond sweats, and he wants you to sweat too”: How Warriors legend stood up to MVP candidates like Wilt Chamberlain and Bill Russell in his heyday

In the era of star big men like Wilt Chamberlain and Bill Russell, Nate “The Great” Thurmond stood out for his tenacity, grit and professionalism. Thurmond played for three different NBA franchises over a 14-year career and garnered a fearsome…

“35 year old Wilt Chamberlain annihilated a 24 year old Kareem Abdul Jabbar’: How Wilt locked down Kareem in 1972 WCF

Wilt Chamberlain dominated over a young Kareem Abdul Jabbar in the 1972 WCF with a performance for the ages.  Kareem Abdul Jabbar had always idolized Wilt Chamberlain as a kid. He wanted to play like Wilt, be just like him.…

“I don’t think they behave like good teammates or good citizens”: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar reveals his thoughts about NBA players who aren’t vaccinated

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is taking a swipe at Kyrie Irving and the 10% of NBA players who remain unvaccinated ahead of 2021-22. A report last week said around 9/10th of all NBA players have been fully vaccinated. In an interview recently, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar,…

“No room for unvaccinated players!”: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar slams Kyrie Irving, Jonathan Isaac, Andrew Wiggins and the NBA’s other anti-vaxxers for misinformed stance

NBA legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar blasts NBA players unwilling to take the COVID-19 vaccination. The veteran calls out the anti-vaxxers for their blatant ignorance. The COVID-19 pandemic has engulfed the entire world in a mode of crisis. Thus the sporting world…

“Michael Jordan really scored 42 points on Magic Johnson and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar”: How the Bulls MVP picked apart the Lakers defense in a close loss to the defending champs

Michael Jordan scored 42 points on both Magic Johnson and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar in 1988 after the Los Angeles Lakers had just won a title.  Michael Jordan entered the league as one of the top dogs and never looked back. His…