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2011 or his 44-point effort against the Heat in 2012. Or any of his 27 career triple-doubles. You know, the Oscar Robertson , Magic Johnson type stuff. This is a player who can share the stage with anyone in the NBA, and outduel them all on any given
before? One. His name is Rajon Rondo, and his numbers have regularly put in the same discussion as Magic Johnson and Oscar Robertson . Even his most bitter rival, Dwayne Wade, once described the four-time NBA All-Star as “a triple-double in the making
Cincinnati and watched - up close-and-personal – the great rivalry between the Cincinnati Bearcats (still home to Oscar Robertson ) and Xavier Musketeers. Within an hour drive there are the following college programs: Kentucky, Indiana
No one had recorded a triple double with at least 15 points, 20 assists and 15 assists since Wilt Chamberlain and Oscar Robertson . Kevin Garnett , not exactly known as a sentimental softie or a numbers-cruncher, said he was keeping the box score
of the NBA only two players have ever recorded as many as 29 points, 18 rebounds and 13 assists in a game before: Oscar Robertson and Wilt Chamberlain . The Celtics needed every number, every second and every ounce of energy in Rondo’s epic showing
see on Mount Rushmore. This is not fair. This is not fair. You know how many great players there is? Oh my god, Oscar Robertson . Those are my four.” – Wichita State, owner of the No. 4 ranking in college basketball, improved to 26-0 with Tuesday
his hands (the size of a 7-footer’s) and wingspan (6-foot-9): “I’d be like Magic [ Johnson ] or Oscar Robertson .” In the Celtics organization, only Danny Ainge has better peripheral vision than Rondo. On road trips
Michael Jordan, Wilt Chamberlain, Kobe Bryant, Shaquille O'Neal, Moses Malone, Elvin Hayes, Hakeem Olajuwon, Oscar Robertson , Dominique Wilkins, John Havlicek, Alex English, Reggie Miller and Jerry West . Garnett became the first player
The others? MJ and Jerry West each did it once, John Havlicek did it twice, Larry Bird did it three times, and Oscar Robertson and LBJ have done it in a whopping six different seasons), or that he already has as many MVP trophies (three) as Bird
chatter from the sidelines: When Russell misses a defensive assignment: “C’mon, Russ, get with it.” When Oscar Robertson scores, to the referee: “How about carrying the ball one time, huh? You’re a bum.” When he calls a timeout