Question: Which Indiana Pacer won the Sixth Man award two years in a row? Hint…He played college basketball at University of Washington, where he was named to the All-Pac-10 Team and The Sporting News All-America Second Team. While at the University of Washington, he became a member of the Phi Delta Theta Fraternity and majored [...] [...more]
“I felt that I was gifted enough to do some things on the basketball floor. I couldn’t do everything I wanted to do, because if that was the case, I’d have won every game.”- Wilt Chamberlain
Really Wilt? Win every game? Even a Navy Seal doesn’t perform at his best everyday.
As big and talented as Chamberlain [...] [...more]
Question. The Cleveland Cavaliers have now lost 24 games straight and set a NBA single-season record. What year did the Cavs make their debut and who did they beat for their very first victory as a franchise?
Answer. The Cleveland Cavaliers began their play as a franchise in 197O. Their go to guy was Walt Wesly, [...] [...more]
During the 1970 NBA Finals, Laker great Jerry West made perhaps the most famous buzzer beater in the history of the NBA. The Los Angeles Lakers were playing the New York Knicks for the championship. It appeared as though the Lakers were getting ready to lose after blowing a 14 point lead at half-time. The [...] [...more]
In college basketball, the Duke verses North Carolina rivalry is unparalleled. There are many great games throughout the season, but Duke verses North Carolina is a must-see. When these two match up, you can always count on a highly competitive game that is played at an extremely high level.
Two of college basketball’s greatest programs reside [...] [...more]