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ProHoopsHistory HOF: Chris Webber

For 15 NBA seasons, Chris Webber silently put together one of the best careers in NBA history. If the actual merits of his achievement remained but a deft whisper, there was nonetheless a lot of noise surrounding it. Coming out

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ProHoopsHistory HOF: Bernard King

Of the great scoring forwards in the 1980s, none began with as much promise as Bernard King. That promising beginning quickly gave way to hardship then a road back to redemption. A wash-rinse-repeat cycle occurred in the middle of King’s

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ProHoopsHistory HOF: Wes Unseld

The outlet pass and Wes Unseld go together like peanut butter and jelly, like Peaches & Herb. The moment Wes captured a rebound, wheeled his mammoth body around, instantly surveyed the court, and caught a teammate speeding down court, was

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Pro Hoops History HOF: Bob Dandridge

Bob Dandridge was a paragon of how swingmen should play basketball. He brought swiftness and hustle on both sides of the court. He guarded some of the 1970s best ballplayers night in and night out to wonderful results. Julius Erving,

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Pro Hoops History HOF: Elvin Hayes

The Big E is the only player in NBA history to have played 50,000 minutes. Oh sure, three other players have played more minutes than that, but none have played exactly 50,000 minutes like Elvin. That kind of monumental memorability

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The Lowdown: Kevin Porter

Years Active: 1973 – 1983 Career Stats: 659 games, 29.0 mpg 11.6 ppg, 8.1 apg, 1.8 rpg, 1.4 spg, 48.3%FG, 73.7% FT Postseason Stats: 33 games, 29.4 mpg 11.0 ppg, 5.8 apg, 2.1 rpg, 1.1 spg, 46.3% FG, 64.9% FT

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The Lowdown: Bernard King

Regular Season: 874 games, 22.5 PPG, 5.8 RPG, 3.3 APG, 0.3 BPG, 1.0 SPG, 51.8% FG, 73.0% FT Playoffs: 28 games, 24.5 PPG, 4.3 RPG, 2.3 APG, 0.2 BPG, 0.9 SPG, 55.9% FG, 72.9% FT Accolades: 2x All-NBA 1st Team

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The Lowdown: Bobby Dandridge

Regular Season: 18.5 PPG, 6.8 RPG, 3.4 APG, 1.3 SPG, 0.6 BPG, 48.4% FG, 78% FT Playoffs: 20.1 PPG, 7.7 RPG, 3.7 APG, 1.2 SPG, 0.7 BPG, 48% FG, 76.1% FT Accolades: 2nd Team All-NBA (1979), 1st Team All-Defensive (1979)

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