“Dennis Rodman locked down both Shaquille O’Neal and Penny Hardaway”: How ‘The Worm’ did his thing against two of the most potent offensive threats of the 90s

Dennis Rodman defended Penny Hardaway better than anyone could and outrebounded Shaquille O’Neal while on the San Antonio Spurs.  Dennis Rodman is one of the most underappreciated defensive stars the league has ever seen. ‘The Last Dance’ docuseries from last…

“Kobe Bryant Would Say, ‘Hey, Get It Off The Rebound’”: Horace Grant is turned off by Lakers Legend’s ball hogging tendencies, shockingly picking Penny Hardaway over ‘The Black Mamba’

Kobe Bryant goes down as one of the greatest players to play basketball, but not everyone was a fan of him, including Horace Grant. Kobe’s best trait was certainly his ability to put the ball on the ground, take it…

“In Dwyane Wade, I saw a mixture of Penny Hardaway and Kobe Bryant”: Shaquille O’Neal revealed his motivation for demanding Lakers to trade him to Miami Heat in 2004

Shaquille O’Neal believed in Dwyane Wade a whole lot even after his rookie season. In his mind, the Flash was a mixture of Kobe Bryant and Penny. Shaq put together possibly the most dominant 3-year run by a player in…

“If Shaquille O’Neal would’ve stayed here at Orlando, we would’ve definitely won 1 or 2 championships”: Penny Hardaway rues how Shaq bolted for the Lakers from the Magic

Penny Hardaway believes that Lakers legend Shaquille O’Neal and himself could have won at least 1 or 2 championships if only the big man stayed in Orlando. Former Lakers legend Shaquille O’Neal had a pretty legendary career. Playing nearly 2…

“Michael Jordan is the GOAT, LeBron James is not far behind”: Magic legend Penny Hardaway agrees with Skip Bayless on who the greatest basketball player of all time is

Penny Hardaway says that Michael Jordan is the GOAT with LeBron James trailing not too far behind, much to Shannon Sharpe’s dismay.  Ever since LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers won the 2020 NBA championship, making it the ‘King’s’…