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Standing behind the podium of the 2013 NAACP Image Awards is a man in a tux with a red tie whose smooth, dark skin is stretched over a frame so long that it cannot fit through a standard doorway. Behind the same podium, a woman comes up to maybe the bottom of that man’s ribcage. Read More »

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Legendary NBA basketball great Kareem Abdul-Jabbar has turned his passion from the court to connecting kids to higher education. NBC4’s Kim Baldonado visits Kareem at the much sought-after Camp Skyhook. For more information on the camp, please go to www.campskyhook.org. (Source NBC)

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NOLA. We celebrated Bill Russell’s birthday yesterday (Feb. 12 1934, Monroe, LA.) at the NBA All-Star brunch along with the NBA elite, his family, friends and fans. Some of the players who played against him, like Rick Barry and Bob Petit, recalled what it was like to compete against him. I first saw him play Read More »

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Kareem magic

The NBA All-Star games have been played since 1951 and I’ve had the good fortune to be chosen for 19 of them. I noticed a lot of changes over the years from my first time to my last. Certainly the level of intensity increased as the players began thinking of it as more than just Read More »

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Abdul-Jabbar To Release His New Adidas Shoe “The Blueprint” Saturday At The Adidas In The Quarter Exclusive Retail Store LOS ANGELES (Feb. 13, 2014) – Iconomy Multi-Media & Entertainment has announced that Sports legend and Basketball Hall-Of-Famer Kareem Abdul-Jabbar will be attending the NBA All-Star Game and NBA All-Star Weekend, Feb. 14-16 in New Orleans. Read More »

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