1st team All-PTRW
Nick Nurse, head coach of the Toronto Raptors on Kawhi: “In the huddle, locker room or film room, he’s always locked in on what the coaching staff is saying. He’s very coachable. He’s focused and pays attention.”
Happy birthday to the all-time assists leader in college basketball…
Happy birthday to the man who shot his regular jumper when attempting free-throws.
Greer died in 2018; he would have been 83 today.
Happy birthday to the ultimate competitor, Willis Reed.
“I think we see Willis coming out!”
Happy Birthday LaSalle Thompson.
Solid 15 year career in the NBA.
Scored 8 PPG and pulled down 7 RPG for his career.
Best season was 1988-89 with the Kings – 15 PPG and 9 RPG.
Played 3 years at Texas under Abe Lemons. 18 and 13 junior season.
Declared for the NBA…5th pick in the 1982 draft by the Kansas City Kings.