** Jerry West set a single season free throw record in 1966 when he sank 840 shots from the line. He was a superb clutch player, who consistently delivered at crunch-time.
** Wilt Chamberlain scored 30,419 points and averaged 30.1 points per game over a career that spanned 14 years.
** Boston Celtic sixth man, John Havlicek, played on eight championship teams.
** Pete Maravich, the “white globetrotter”, had a career scoring average of 44.5 points per game when he played at LSU.
** Bob Cousy, known for his passing wizzardry, scored 50 points in a playoff game.
** Kareem Abdul Jabbar was name the NBA Most Valuable Player six times.
** Julius Erving’s wife’s name is Turquoise.
** Patrick Ewing once had 22 defensive rebounds against the Miami Heat.
** Isiah Thomas made the NBA All-Star team 12 out of the 13 years that he played for the Detroit Pistons.
** Walt “Clyde” Frazier Led the Knicks in assists ten straight years.
** Dean Smith had a 364-136 regular season record for a .728 winning percentage at North Carolina.