Vintage NBA: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (VIDEO)

kareem-sky-hookLew Alcindor turned Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is arguably the best center who has ever played basketball. Abdul-Jabbar played 20 seasons in the NBA for the Milwaukee Bucks and Los Angeles Lakers.

During his career Abdul-Jabbar was a record six-time NBA Most Valuable Player (MVP), a record 19-time NBA All-Star, a 15-time All-NBA selection, and an 11-time NBA All-Defensive Team member.

In 1996, he was honored as one of the 50 Greatest Players in NBA History. Abdul-Jabbar played 1560 games in the NBA, averaging 24.6 ppg, 11.2 rpg in 36.8 mpg. He won 6 NBA titles, 5 with LA Lakers, and one with Milwaukee Bucks.

This Vintage NBA documentary features Kareem’s story, focusing on how he became a dominating center in the NBA (including story on his sky hook, his movie career and his battles with Wilt Chamberlain).

Watch the vintage documentary below:


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