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  • Kareem Abdul-Jabbar slams Quentin Tarantino over portrayal of Bruce Lee in new op-ed

    The longtime friend of the late legend speaks out.Kareem Abdul-Jabbar slams Quentin Tarantino over portrayal of Bruce Lee in new op-ed Michael Roffman

  • How Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Ended Up Writing for the 'Veronica Mars' Revival

    The most surprising face to join Hulu’s upcoming Veronica Mars revival might actually be behind the scenes: Last September, executive producer Rob Thomas revealed that the show’s writing staff includes none other than NBA legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar. (Check out the announcement tweet below.) The former basketball icon is also a bestselling author who has written […]

  • 'Queer Eye' star Karamo Brown remembers being told he was too black, too gay and too poor to achieve his dreams, but he did it anyway

    Karamo Brown, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Naomi Campbell offered their advice to young activists at WE Day California.

  • Balloons Steal the Show at DNC

    During the Democratic National Convention, Hillary Clinton was anointed the first female presidential nominee by a major American political party. To celebrate the occasion, it appears as though the event organizers gathered all the red, white, and blue balloons in the greater Philadelphia area to come cascading from the heavens.

  • Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Fondly Remembers Muhammad Ali

    On "The Late Show With Stephen Colbert," the host took a trip down memory lane through the late, great Muhammad Ali’s career.

  • 8 Slam-Dunk TV Cameos From NBA Superstars

    Basketball season is almost here, and with that comes the prospect of NBA players guest starring on our favorite TV shows. Sure, nine times out of ten, these cameos turn out awkward and stilted — but that can still be funny, right? (Especially when the NBA player is a foot taller than all the other actors.) With Shaquille O'Neal guest starring on Fresh Off the Boat this week, we’re looking back at eight memorable TV guest spots from NBA players through the years.