'the lizard basked in the sunlight'
5 Time NBA Champion, 3 Time NBA MVP, 12 Time NBA All-Star
3 time NBA MVP, NBA Championship 1983 (Philadelphia 76ers). Member of the Basketball Hall of Fame.
1947; #1 on the Billboard chart; Oscar winner
2 Time NBA Champion (76ers & Lakers), 4 Time NBA MVP, 1960 Rookie of the Year
Born Lew Alcindor, led UCLA to 3 NCAA titles (1967-69), Player of the year twice, led Milwaukee (1) and L.A.Lakers (5) to 6 NBA titles, retired in 1989 after 20 years as all-time leader in over 20 categories
Played the role of a medieval monk in the adaptation of Umberto Ecoâ€™s novel of the same name. A young Christian Slater played Conneryâ€™s sidekick Adso of Melk.
Earned for his dazzling playing and irrepressible pranks on the court.
A foul where a player takes too many steps without dribbling.
A shot taken after a run up to the basket.
Or slam dunk if you want to be dramatic.
4 time NBA Champion, 2000 NBA MVP, 1992 NBA Rookie of the Year.
American basketball player in both the American and National Basketball Associations (NBA) Most Valuable Player three times
American; most successful coach accruing 1,096 career wins the most in NCAA basketball history
3 time NBA Champions (Boston Celtics 1981, 1984 & 1986) 3 time NBA MVP, 1980 Rookie of the Year
D.2020 LA Lakers, one of the all-time greats of US basketball. Died in a helicopter crash.
"The Hound of the Baskervilles", 1902
A shooting guard, he initially achieved success playing professional basketball in Europe in the 1980s. Joined the Portland Trail Blazers in 1989.
Spain took Silver, Serbia Bronze.
Six Time NBA Champion, Six Time NBA MVB, 1970 NBA Rookie of the Year
The jump ball that starts a game.
2 Time NGA Champion, 1994 NBA MVP, 2 time NBA Defensive Player of the Year.
All-time leading NBA scorer, born 1947
5 MVP awards, 10 All-NBA First Team designations, 9 All-Defensive First Team honors, 14 NBA All-Star Game appearances, 3 All-Star MVP, 10 scoring titles, 6 NBA Finals MVP awards, and the 1988 NBA Defensive Player of the Year Award.
NBA MVP 1981, 11 Times NBA All Star, NBA Champion 1983
A toss-up where 2 opposing players compete for the ball to restart play.
Single season scoring record; 1936-1999
12-time All-Star, 11-time member of the All-NBA Team, and one-time winner of the MVP award in 14 professional seasons. He is the only player in NBA history to average a triple-double for an entire season.
Serbia took the Silver, Spain the Bronze.
American. Was instrumental in popularizing the NBA (National Basketball Association) around the world in the 1980s and 1990s. Signed a minor league baseball contract with the Chicago White Sox on March 31, 1994 during a "retirment period".
He is the all time leader in rebound rate and generally regarded as one the greatest re bounders of all-time, nicknamed The Worm and stands 6ft 7inches