Most NBA records are just waiting to be shattered. By Anthony Davis. The impressive ones, anyway. More seriously, most records are built to fall. Wilt Chamberlain's 100-point game isn't one of them, but other exceptions are rare. History is made one year then broken another. Show More Summary
The Philadelphia 76ers held a ceremony to dedicate a stamp depicting Hall of Famer Wilt Chamberlain during halftime of Friday's game against the Oklahoma City Thunder.
What better way to honor the larger than life Walt Chamberlain than with a larger than life stamp? Cramming Wilt Chamberlain into a stamp proved to be a tall order but a worthy tribute. Photos: http://t.co/lYIwA0Uvnv pic.twitter.com/gBshLQchWe...Show More Summary
Beck says LAPD killing of Brian Newt Beaird was wrong. Reviving civilian oversight of the sheriff. Media and politics notes. Plus a Wilt Chamberlain stamp, an exhibit of Steven Soboroff's typewriters, and much more.
Harvey Pollack is the last original NBA employee, the man who scribbled "100" on a piece of paper for Wilt Chamberlain to hold in the classic 1962 snapshot of his record scoring game.
When Wiz Khalifa rebounds, you might as well call him Wilt Chamberlain... and the proof is in the extremely young and hot pudding.Wiz strolled out of Lure nightclub with a half naked chick on his arm Friday night -- but wasn't in the talking mood…
Wilt Chamberlain has been cut down to size. Wilt The Stilt is now Wilt The Stamp. Wilt Chamberlain has been cut down to size. Wilt The Stilt is now Wilt The Stamp. The Hall of Famer and the only NBA player to score 100 points in a game is set to appear on a commemorative U.S postage stamp. Chamberlain died in 1999 at age 63.
"Wilt the Stilt?" More like Wilt the Stamp! Get it? At @YahooBDL: Wilt Chamberlain becomes first NBA player ever to appear on U.S. postage stamp. http://t.co/oWhV9CcRWI pic.twitter.com/jP2jEpA08P — Dan Devine (@YourManDevine) October 2, 2014 Extremely cool. Show More Summary
OnDecember5th,theNBAandtheU.S.PostalServicewillreleasethisstampofHallofFamerWiltChamberlain,arguablythegreatestbigmanofall-time.U.S.PostalServicereleasescommemorativeWiltChamberlainstamps.pic.twitter.com/cumfreODZO —NBAonESPN(@ESPNNShow More Summary
The greatest offensive force in NBA history is getting his own stamp. The Wilt Chamberlain Forever postage stamps will be unveiled during a Dec. 5 halftime ceremony of a game […] The post Wilt Chamberlain to Appear on a Postage Stamp appeared first on SLAMonline.
Wilt Chamberlain has been cut down to size. Wilt The Stilt is now Wilt The Stamp.
New Barcelona boss Luis Enrique is up to speed with his basketball history. The Cristiano Ronaldo-Lionel Messi comparisons and debates are endless, so naturally, their comparisons have now hit hardwood legends. Elche boss Fran Escriba...Show More Summary
The heat certainly didn't bother Tim Duncan during Game 1 of the 2014 NBA Finals. Then again, neither did the Miami Heat. While sweating profusely as the air conditioning in the AT&T Center failed to work, the future Hall of Famer recorded 21 points, 10 rebounds and three assists while shooting 9-of-10 from the field. Show More Summary
“Hugged so many ladies, arms shaky and sht. Cause I’m the Wilt Chamberlain of the upper body grip.” Andy Samberg hosted Saturday Night Live over the weekend and made sure to bring the funny. For the season finale, Andy and The Lonely Island comedy troupe teamed up with Pharrell Williams in the new digital short [...]
Fact: Kevin Durant, Michael Jordan and Wilt Chamberlain are the only players to lead the league in total points in five straight seasons. Bleacher Report will be bringing sports fans the most interesting and engaging Cold Hard Fact of the day, presented by Coors Light. Source: ESPN Stats and Info Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
For every big guy there is an even bigger guy … 1. Arnold Schwarzenegger, height – 188 cm 2. Arnold Schwarzenegger next to Andre the Giant (French wrestler and actor, 224 cm) and Wilt Chamberlain (American basketball player, 216 cm) 3. Vin Diesel – 180 cm 4. Vin Diesel next to Dwayne Johnson (193 cm) 5. Dwayne Johnson next […]
Fact: Kevin Durant joins Wilt Chamberlain and Michael Jordan as the only players to lead the NBA in points in five straight seasons. Bleacher Report will be bringing sports fans the most interesting and engaging Cold Hard Fact of the day, presented by Coors Light. Source: ESPN Stats and Info Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
Wilt Chamberlain, Shaquille O? Neal, and David Robinson were all remembered in their day for being tall prominent athletes in basketball. Currently there?s a kid in high school ball that towers over them! In fact the only professional NBA star to match the height of high schooler Tacko ?Taco? Fall is Yao Ming at 7?5.Click To Continue Reading
Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry recorded his fourth triple-double of the season in Friday's 112-95 win over the Los Angeles Lakers, becoming the first Warriors player since Wilt Chamberlain in 1963-64 with four or more triple-doubles...Show More Summary