George Gervin

April 27, 2017 0

The Iceman turns 65 today. One of the greatest shooting guards in basketball history, George Gervin played 14 ABA and NBA seasons, most of them…

Dean Smith

August 12, 2016 0

Dean Smith is one of the winningest coaches in college basketball history. The only son of strict Baptist schoolteachers, Dean Edwards Smith was born February…

1995-96 Chicago Bulls

April 5, 2016 1

The 1995-96 Chicago Bulls have the greatest single season record in NBA history. After winning their third consecutive title in 1993, Michael Jordan retired from…

Wilt Scores 100

March 2, 2016 0

On this date in 1962, Wilton Norman Chamberlain set the single-game NBA scoring record by scoring 100 points for the Philadelphia Warriors in a 169-147…

Charles Barkley

February 19, 2016 0

Happy 53rd birthday to The Round Mound of Rebound. Charles Wade Barkley was born in Leeds, Alabama--about 10 miles outside of Birmingham--on February 20, 1963. …