(NEW YORK) -- The NBA announced on Friday its five finalists for the inaugural Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Social Justice Champion award. The contenders are: Portland Trail Blazers forward Carmelo Anthony, Sacramento Kings forward Harrison Barnes, Philadelphia 76ers forward Tobias Harris, Milwaukee Bucks guard Jrue Holiday... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The NBA has announced the creation of the Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Social Justice Champion award. The award is named after the six-time NBA Champion and Naismith Memorial Hall of Famer. It will honor the NBA player who pursues social justice and upholds the league's decades-long... Read More.
By ANGELINE JANE BERNABE and MYA GREEN, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- For the first time, basketball legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is opening up about his private battle with prostate cancer since being diagnosed 11 years ago.In an essay Abdul-Jabbar... Read More.