Hakeem Olajuwon

What four guys would Jordan choose for a pickup game? Pippen, Magic, Worthy, Olajuwon

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Fairly safe to say Michael Jordan in his prime could have selected me, Seth Rogen, Sammy Hagar and Dave Navarro and we would win virtually every game and stay on the court. But when the folks at NBA 2K asked him (as they promote the 2K14 Next Gen features) he went a different direction. The four [more]

Hakeem Olajuwon says Blake Griffin could benefit from his teachings

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Hakeem Olajuwon was one of the game’s best big men, and he’s been trying to impart some of his wisdom to a whole host of players over the last few offseasons. Guys ranging from Amar’e Stoudemire to Kobe Bryant to JaVale McGee have all worked with Olajuwon, and Dwight Howard is the latest project undertaken [more]

Video proof Rudy Gay is working out with Olajuwon

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Yes, the video is more grainy than the Zapruder Film, but some people see that as proof so we’re going to take that Instagram video as proof. Raptors wing Rudy Gay is in Houston this week working out with Hakeem Olajuwon, as you can see above. This is a good thing, Raptors fans. Gay getting [more]

David Stern announces his final draft pick as commissioner (VIDEO)

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It was well played all around. Of course the fans in Brooklyn welcomed David Stern to the podium with a chorus of boos to start the night — and over the course of the first round he played along and taunted them a little, saying he couldn’t hear them. But when it came time to [more]

Friday Night Video: Why every big wants to work with Hakeem Olajuwon

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That is five minutes of why Amare Stoudemire, JaVale McGee and… well, it would be easier to list the big men who have not gone to work with Hakeem Olajuwon the past couple years. That is five minutes of why the Knicks are bringing him into training camp. He had amazing footwork, he had a variety [more]