Tag: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

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What the World Got Wrong About Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

‘‘Just imagine what it was like to be him,’’ Walton added. ‘‘It was 50 years of him being 18 inches taller than everyone and having the brain that he had. Imagine being this jazz head coming up during black power. This is just a dude who has a different head.’’

A Different Drummer

A profile of Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, written at the midpoint of his career.