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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 night. “Rondo each year has made progress
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.” And we just celebrated the one-year anniversary of Kevin Garnett inserting Rondo
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, Louisville and Ohio State. From
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
Association announced prior to the national title game that Oklahoma’s senior guard Buddy Hield is the winner of the Oscar Robertson Trophy, annually presented to the organization’s national player of the year. Hield is the second Sooner to win the award
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’s 78-67 victory over Southern Illinois , but it
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, Rondo remembers how to get to destinations he’s been once. Rondo can toss a football 80 yards, or so says Ainge. With a tire
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 to amass
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 and Magic Johnson did in their entire careers