Lakers to unveil Kareem Abdul-Jabbar statue in upcoming season

Lakers to unveil Kareem Abdul-Jabbar statue next season

Lakers to unveil Kareem Abdul-Jabbar statue in upcoming season los-angeles-lakers-unofficial-board-by-britopian

"Muhammad Ali is the epitome of the concept of the living legend. He has inspired and thrilled generations of fans around the world as an athlete and humanitarian. Throughout his life he has been one of a kind. They truly threw away the mold when he was born. "   -  Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

Ali with Abdul Karine Jabbar Ali Turns 70 Pictures of the Greatest Boxer - LightBox

The world may never again see an athlete dominate basketball for as long and as thoroughly as KAREEM ABDUL-JABBAR. Abdul-Jabbar's trademark skyhook was so precise and unstoppable it left defenders helpless. While one of Abdul-Jabbar's signature maneuvers, it is now widely considered basketball's most classic and lethal offensive move. Abdul-Jabbar brought finesse and agility to the center position, two traits he substituted for brute force and strength.

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (born April is a retired American professional basketball player who played 20 seasons in the National Basketball Association (NBA) for the Milwaukee Bucks and Los Angeles Lakers.

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar by Stephen Holland

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is an American retired professional basketball player who played 20 seasons for the Milwaukee Bucks and the Los Angeles Lakers. He was born in NYC and throughout his career he won 6 championships.

Kareem Abdul Jabbar & Oscar Robertson, Milwaukee Bucks

Kareem Abdul Jabbar & Oscar Robertson, Milwaukee Bucks two of the best ever! I was not old enough to see the Big O play but he averaged a triple double for an entire season!

Ferdinand Lewis Alcindor a.k.a. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar as a young man in New York City. Photo by Richard Avedon.

Ferdinand Lewis Alcindor a. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar as a young man in New York City. Photo by Richard Avedon. VIA Independent History

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