Dominique Wilkins. Dominique Wilkins, born in Paris, France in 1960, was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 2006.
Argentina. Ginobili made his first professional debut in the Argentine basketball league.
Milwaukee. Don Nelson was named Coach of the Year in 1983, 1985, and 1992.
Willis Reed. Reed was Rookie of the Year for the '64/'65 season.
Cleveland Cavaliers. Kevin Love is listed as 6 foot ten inches tall.
Dwight Howard. Dwight Howard had 64 double-doubles during the 2009-10 NBA regular season.
Michigan State University. Coach Tom Izzo was Draymond Green's coach at Michigan State University.
Steals. Stephen Curry won the NBA Skills Competition in 2011.
Greg Monroe. Greg Monroe made the NBA All-Rookie Second Team in 2011.
Not Enough Corporate Sponsors. Walt Frazier remembers about the NBA, "teams came close to folding in the early 1980s".
Bullets. Michael Jordan averaged 28.2 points per game in his first season.
NBA Players Association. Patrick Ewing, Charles Barkley, Larry Bird and more played for the 1992 Olympic Champions Men's Basketball Dream Team.
Provides Global Outreach. Basketball's Leandro Barbosa is one of five children.
South Africa. Steve Nash was born in South Africa but move to Canada shortly thereafter..
George Nostrand. George Nostrand of the Toronto Huskies, originally a BAA team, stood 6' 8" and weighted 198 pounds.
1988. The Miami Heat had its beginnings in 1988 and the team's first draft pick was Rony Seikaly.
Broadcasting. Dwyane Wade plans to get into broadcasting once he is finished playing basketball.
Steve Nash. Steve Nash was traded to the Dallas Mavericks in 1998.
Vivo Del Mondo. Kobe Bryant started Vivo del Mondo, seeking to bridge the gap between Hispanic and African American students through education.