“Hello sir, can you please tell me how your book is?”: When David Robinson and Shaquille O’Neal featured in NBA’s Reading is Fundamental advertisements promoting reading and book culture

The NBA cherishes its role in giving back to the community. One of its best and biggest initiatives was with Reading is Fundamental, involving an ad series with the likes of David Robinson and Shaquille O’Neal. The Admiral, as David…

“I like Jayson Tatum cuz he’s tall and can defend multiple players”: Tim Hardaway Sr picked Celtics star over Donovan Mitchell as the better prospect in 2018

Jayson Tatum is going to be a better player than Donovan Mitchell through the course of their careers, according to Tim Hardaway Sr. Both Jayson Tatum and Donovan Mitchell were drafted by two eminently capable front offices in 2017. They’ve…

“Did LeBron James stop Kevin Durant when he had the ball for game?”: When Tim Hardaway Sr called the Nets superstar the only unstoppable player in the NBA

Tim Hardaway Sr believes that Kevin Durant, and not LeBron James, is the one unstoppable offensive talent playing basketball today. A 6’10” forward with a 7’5″ wingspan a release point as high as KD has is the formula that perhaps…

“Michael Jordan secretly practiced with this NBA team before 1995 comeback”: The Bulls legend took all necessary steps to be back to full fitness before his first return

The Golden State Warriors may have been the laughing-stock of the NBA in the 2000s, but they did have Michael Jordan in their ranks for a bit. If you thought that MJ would just come in cold and dominate the…