Wilt Chamberlain

1987: NBA Hall of Fame center Kareem Abdul-Jabbar #33 of the Los Angeles Lakers poses for a portrait on the court at the Great Western Forum in Los Angeles, California in 1987. (credit: Rick Stewart/Getty Images)

Top 5 On-Screen Athlete Cameos

We take a look at some of the best appearances by athletes who have had a cameo on film or television


BOSTON - 1968: Wilt Chamberlain #13 of the Philadelphia 76ers looks on against the Boston Celtics during a game played in 1968 at the Boston Garden in Boston, Massachusetts.

Top 5 Most Overrated Athletes

How do you judge an athlete’s true worth? Go beyond the stats to look at what they’ve really accomplished.


Wilt Chamberlain #13 of the Los Angeles Lakers dunks against the Milwaukee Bucks during the 1972 season at the MECCA Arena in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.  (credit: Vernon Biever/NBAE via Getty Images)

World Team Tennis’ Kastles Claim To Surpass Lakers With 34th Straight Win

As far as the Washington Kastles are concerned, a place in sports lore long associated with Wilt Chamberlain, Jerry West and Co. now belongs to Martina Hingis, Leander Paes and the streamroller of a team that dominates World TeamTennis.


NEW ORLEANS, LA - DECEMBER 05:  Kobe Bryant #24 of the Los Angeles Lakers scores this 30,000th point over Robin Lopez #15 of the New Orleans Hornets at New Orleans Arena on December 5, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Kobe Bryant Is Youngest To Reach Prestigious 30,000-Point Mark

Kobe Bryant becomes the fifth player in NBA history to reach the 30,000-point milestone Wednesday night against the soon-to-be- New Orleans Pelicans.


Philadelphia 76ers vs. Boston Celtics

Chamberlain’s 100-point Game Hits 50-Year Mark

The Big Dipper was larger than life. His size, his statistics, even his voracious appetite for running up big numbers off the court. Wilt Chamberlain didn’t just tower over his peers, he left records that endured for decades.


Orlando Magic v Phoenix Suns

Howard Breaks NBA Free Throw Attempts Record

Dwight Howard broke Wilt Chamberlain’s nearly 50-year-old NBA record for most free throw attempts in a game, making 21 of 39 in the Orlando Magic’s 117-109 victory over the Golden State Warriors on Thursday night.