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By Greg Smith On Wednesday, September 18th, 2013

Hakeem Olajuwon Helping Jeremy Lin With Post Moves

Hakeem Olajuwon has a great side business post NBA of helping players work on their post moves since he was one of the best to ever do it in the post. He has set his sights on a new pupil. Jeremy Lin: The Dream More...

By Glenn Erby On Friday, September 6th, 2013

Hakeem Olajuwon Says Kevin Durant, Blake Griffin Need His Training (Video)

Hakeem Olajuwon contractually can’t teach low post moves to anyone other than Houston Rockets big men, after accepting a job with his former team this summer. That still didn’t stop The Dream from stating More...

By Robert Littal On Wednesday, August 14th, 2013

Dwight Howard Says Don’t Compare Him to Hakeem, He Can’t Do Those Things

I don’t think anyone was ever going to compare Dwight Howard to Hakeem Olajuwon, but just in case you were thinking about it after seeing them workout, Dwight says don’t. “Having these guys in More...

By Glenn Erby On Tuesday, August 13th, 2013

Dwight Howard Works Out With Hakeem Olajuwon (Photos)

When the Rockets announced the hiring of Hakeem Olajuwon shortly after signing Dwight Howard in free agency, the team made the announcement that the Hall of Fame big man would be coming on board to work with More...

By Glenn Erby On Friday, August 2nd, 2013

Report: Knicks Won’t Let Amar’e Stoudemire Train With Olajuwon Anymore

Either Amar’e Stoudemire has had a change of heart this summer, or the Knicks are not really feeling Dwight Howard going to Houston. After agreeing to travel to Houston to train with Hall of Fame center and More...

By Glenn Erby On Friday, July 19th, 2013

Video Of Hakeem Olajuwon Teaching Kobe The Dream Shake In 2009

Hakeem Olajuwon is the most sought after post game trainer in the business right now, and this video from a 2009 tutorial Kobe Bryant sells itself. In the video courtesy of Next Impulse Sports, you see Olajuwon More...

By Glenn Erby On Monday, July 15th, 2013

Rockets To Hire Hakeem Olajuwon To Work With Centers

Dwight Howard is all about feeling wanted and loved, and the Houston Rockets are going out of their way to appease Dwight on every level. The Houston Chronicle is reporting that the Rockets are going to hire former More...

By Glenn Erby On Sunday, July 7th, 2013

Report: Carmelo Anthony To Train With Hakeem Olajuwon

Thacover2 is reporting that New York Knicks star forward Carmelo Anthony will get some one on one work in with Hakeem Olajuwon this summer. Reports suggest that Anthony is looking to refine his offensive and defensive More...

By BSO Staff On Tuesday, June 11th, 2013

Dennis Rodman thought David Robinson was Intimidated by Hakeem Olajuwon

    I’m currently in the midst of reading Phil Jackson’s newest book ‘Eleven Rings: The Soul of Success’, and have come across some extremely interesting tidbits from Phil about More...

By Glenn Erby On Monday, June 10th, 2013

Robert Horry: “Dwight Howard Would Have No Chance Against Olajuwon”

Former NBA forward Robert Horry has been known to make many a big shot in his career.  Thus you have the nickname, “Big  Shot Rob” was born. Horry is no longer a player on the court, but still enjoys More...

By BSO Staff On Friday, February 1st, 2013

Amar’e Stoudemire: Time Spent With Hakeem Olajuwon Was Worth 100K Tab

This past offseason, New York Knicks forward Amar’e Stoudemire reportedly spent $50,000 per week for one on one training sessions with former Houston Rockets’ great Hakeem Olajuwon.  Six months later, More...

By BSO Staff On Thursday, December 13th, 2012

Michael Jordan Wasn’t Even Portland’s 2nd Choice After Sam Bowie in 84′ Draft

On Tuesday my colleague told you about the upcoming ESPNU documentary Going Big, which chronicles the career of ex-Blazers center Sam Bowie.  Bowie was arguably the biggest draft bust in NBA history because of More...

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