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Charter Schools, David Robinson, Education, San Antonio Spurs, Social Activism -

SAN ANTONIO — The students making their way through a first-floor corridor at Carver Academy and College Prep grew wide-eyed when they bumped into the school’s founder. A few gasped when the still-trim, 7-foot-1 Spurs legend David Robinson stopped to wave, and they beamed when he posed for a few selfies. Most of these young […]

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Barcelona Olympics 1992, Charles Barkley, Chris Mullin, Christian Laettner, David Robinson, Dominique Wilkins, Dream Team, Isiah Thomas, John Stockton, Karl Malone, Larry Bird, Magic Johnson, Michael Jordan, NBA, Patrick Ewing, Scottie Pippen -

Want to feel nostalgic? Great. Better yet, want to feel old? Twenty-five years ago today, the 1992 U.S. men’s basketball team won Olympic gold. Canonized as “The Dream Team,” the squad curb-stomped an entire world of competition, and its international impact is eternal. The Dream Team opened the NBA’s door into China — and the […]

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#RememberWhensdays, David Robinson, John Lucas, NBA, Orlando Magic, San Antonio Spurs, Shaquille O'Neal -

All is fair in love and war, and since battle terminology is often the metaphor used in sports, for better or worse, let’s discuss the day the San Antonio Spurs and David Robinson successfully staged a coup to overtake the Orlando Magic’s Shaquille O’Neal for the 1993-94 scoring title. The Admiral’s battle plan was simple: […]

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Bill Cosby, Canibus, David Robinson, Editor's Picks, Harry Belafonte, Ice-T, List, mc hammer, Montel Williams, Morgan Freeman, Nate Dogg, Shaggy -

Morgan Freeman Although fans saw actor Morgan Freeman play an officer in the film Glory, […]

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Allen Iverson, Charles Barkley, Chocolate Thunder, David Robinson, George Gervin, Kevin Garnett, Kobe Bryant, Larry Bird, LeBron James, Magic Johnson, Michael Jordan, NBA, NBA Finals, News, Nicknames, Paul Pierce, Shawn Kemp, Slideshow, Sports -

SLIDESHOW - TheGrio team has compiled our favorite NBA nicknames in honor of the NBA finals. Did your favorite player make the list?...

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