All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Kareem Abdul-Jabbar’

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Undergoes Quadruple Coronary Bypass Surgery, Will Make Full Recovery

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, 68, underwent a successful quadruple coronary bypass surgery on Thursday. Doctors for the former NBA superstar say he is recovering nicely. Time magazine reports that Abdul-Jabbar entered Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center in L.A. last week, suffering from cardiovascular disease. β€œAt this time, Abdul-Jabbar would like to thank his surgical team and the medical staff at UCLA, his …

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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: Sterling GF, Media ‘Caught’ Him

Former Los Angeles Lakers star and former Clippers assistant, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, wrote an op-ed column for Time.com about his take on the Donald Sterling scandal. Abdul-Jabbar said while Clippers owner Sterling – who was banned from the NBA for life – should have been held accountable years ago for his bigotry, blame for this latest incident should be shared with …

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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: Sterling Only Part of Problem

In a recent Time Magazine “op-ed” piece, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar went ballistic on the Donald Sterling situation. A former coach for the L.A. Clippers, himself, Abdul-Jabbar is in a position to know of what he speaks. “Racists deserve to be paraded around the modern town square of the television screen so that the rest of us who believe in the American …

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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Wants to Own the Bucks

The Milwaukee Bucks are 13-55, which makes them 37 games out of first place. The record is also good for worst in the NBA. The team is not constructed well and Larry Sanders, who was supposed to be a beacon of hope on the court, will miss the remainder of the season with injury. Rumors are spreading around the internet …

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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Interested In Rejoining Bucks

NBA Hall of Famer Kareem Abdul-Jabbar has made it known that he would be interested in rejoining the Milwaukee Bucks franchise if he was to get a call from them. ”If I get a call, I will definitely offer my services,” said Abdul-Jabbar. ”There’s nothing on the table right now. A couple of people have asked me and if I …

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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Interested In Owning Milwaukee Bucks

Former NBA star, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, has showed interest in owning the Milwaukee Bucks – one of the teams he played for in his basketball career. Abdul-Jabbar started playing for the Milwaukee Bucks in 1969 when he was chosen No. 1 in the draft. He continued to play for the team for six seasons, and holds the record for being the …

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Kareem Abdul Jabbar Talks Andrew Bynum, Questions His Commitment to Basketball

Basketball legend Kareem Abdul-Jabber is not too pleased with Cleveland Cavaliers’ center Andrew Bynum. It’s no secret that former LA Lakers’ star Andrew Bynum was suspended indefinitely from the Cavs on Saturday, Dec. 28. However, the reason why he’s suspended is still up in the air, but there are rumors circulating around Bynum’s alleged behavior, which prompted the team’s judgement. …

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Cleveland Cavaliers Excuse Andrew Bynum

The Cleveland Cavaliers have indefinitely excused mystifying center Andrew Bynum for “conduct detrimental to the team,” after temporarily suspending him on Saturday. Bynum was subsequently banned from all team activities, which hints at an end to his two-year, $24.79 million contract he’d signed with on July 19. Cleveland will seek to trade the 7-foot center. Bynum got off to a …

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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is a Children’s Author

He has tackled the NBA, acted on both the big and small screen, been a basketball coach, became a best-selling author, served as a cultural ambassador for the United States, and battled cancer. Now Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is a children’s author. The leading scorer in NBA history has written the children’s book, Sasquatch in the Paint, the first book in a …

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