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Hakeem Keeping Africa's NBA Dream Alive

By Jared Zwerling (Photo: Jesse D. Garrabrant/Getty Images)

Since 1984, the NBA has welcomed more than 30 players from Africa. But only one has been named the NBA Ambassador to Africa, a legend who will play a prominent role in the development of basketball on the continent...

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Greg Oden and Roy Hibbert: Waking the Giants

by James Wong

Looking at the featured photograph of this article should remind you of the college battles between Indiana's Roy Hibbert and Portland's Greg Oden, two seven-foot giants who played for Georgetown and Ohio State earlier this decade...