Lew Alcindor articles on Wikipedia
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
Memorial Academy, a Catholic high school in Manhattan. From an early age, Lew Alcindor began his record-breaking basketball accomplishments. In high school
Apr 18th 2017



Alcindor
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (1947–), an American basketball player also known as Lew Alcindor Barbara Alcindor, a French singer and lead singer of the pop band French
Nov 14th 2016



1966–67 UCLA Bruins men's basketball team
Shackelford, Kenny Heitz, Lew Alcindor (now Kareem Abdul-Jabbar), Mike Warren, and Lucius Allen. This was the season Lew Alcindor, later to be known as
Dec 7th 2016



1968–69 UCLA Bruins men's basketball team
Pavilion, the Bruins defeated New Mexico State 53–38 and Santa Clara 90–52. Lew Alcindor had a total of 33 points in the two games on March 13 and 14. On March
Aug 11th 2015



1969–70 Milwaukee Bucks season
second season for the Milwaukee Bucks. Led by the heralded rookie center Lew Alcindor, they finished with a 56–26 record, enough for second place in the Eastern
Feb 3rd 2017



1967–68 UCLA Bruins men's basketball team
avenged the only loss in the Final Four, thrashing the Cougars behind Lew Alcindor’s 19 points and 18 rebounds. "Big Lew" was even more dominant in the
Feb 5th 2017



1970–71 NBA season
division champions x – clinched playoff spot Most Valuable Player: Lew Alcindor, Milwaukee Bucks Rookies of the Year: Geoff Petrie, Portland Trail Blazers
Feb 16th 2017



Associated Press College Basketball Player of the Year
player of the year, as voted upon by the Associated Press (AP). a Lew Alcindor changed his name to Kareem Abdul-Jabbar in 1971 after converting to Islam
Apr 10th 2017



UPI College Basketball Player of the Year
advent of television news. Five players—Oscar Robertson, Jerry Lucas, Lew Alcindor, Bill Walton and Ralph Sampson—won the award multiple times. Of these
Nov 24th 2016



1969–70 NBA season
the league the Milwaukee Bucks totaled 56 wins behind rookie superstar Lew Alcindor. The 7'2 230-pound center had caused controversy in boycotting the 1968
Feb 8th 2017



1969 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament
92–72 victory in the final game over Purdue, coached by George King. Lew Alcindor of UCLA was named the tournament's Most Outstanding Player. In the game
Apr 17th 2017



Sporting News Men's College Basketball Player of the Year
has the third most with five winners. a Lew Alcindor changed his name to Kareem Abdul-Jabbar in 1971 after converting to Islam
Mar 30th 2017



1967 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament
79–64 victory in the final game over Dayton, coached by Don Donoher. Lew Alcindor (later named Kareem Abdul-Jabbar) of UCLA was named the tournament's
Apr 17th 2017



1965–66 UCLA Bruins men's basketball team
was the preseason #1. On November 27, 1965, the freshmen team, led by Lew Alcindor, defeated the varsity team 75–60 in the first game in the new Pauley
Apr 10th 2016



Rick Wanamaker
decathlon in the 1971 Pan American Games and for blocking a shot against Lew Alcindor in the 1969 NCAA national basketball semi-finals. Rick Wanamaker attended
Jan 15th 2017



NCAA Basketball Tournament Most Outstanding Player
Utah* 1967 – Lew Alcindor (later Kareem Abdul-Jabbar), UCLA 1968Lew Alcindor (later Kareem Abdul-Jabbar), UCLA 1969Lew Alcindor (later Kareem Abdul-Jabbar)
Apr 3rd 2017



1968 NCAA University Division Basketball Tournament
victory in the final game over North Carolina, coached by Dean Smith. Lew Alcindor of UCLA was named the tournament's Most Outstanding Player for the second
Apr 17th 2017



1970–71 Milwaukee Bucks season
existence, and its second since getting Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, then named Lew Alcindor. Key part of the championship season was the acquisition of Oscar Robertson
Feb 27th 2017



American Basketball Association Draft
Forward/Center, University of Houston Cougars 1969New York NetsLew Alcindor, Center, UCLA Bruins 1970New York NetsBob Lanier, Center, St. Bonaventure
Aug 26th 2016



Curtis Rowe
on 3 NCAA championship teams; the others were all teammates at UCLA: Lew Alcindor, Henry Bibby and Lynn Shackelford. In 1993 Rowe was inducted to the UCLA
Feb 5th 2016



Power Memorial Academy
performance in the Parade. See also: List of Christian Brothers school alumni Lew Alcindor (Kareem Abdul-Jabbar), class of 1965, hall-of-fame professional basketball
Feb 11th 2017



Lynn Shackelford
have started on 3 NCAA championship teams(67, 68, 69). The others are Lew Alcindor, Curtis Rowe and Henry-BibbyHenry Bibby. He complemented his teammates as a dead
Dec 6th 2016



List of National Basketball Association career scoring leaders
nearest tenth. First adopted in the 1979–80 season. Previously known as Lew Alcindor prior to an official name change on May 1, 1971. Previously written
Apr 19th 2017



Rose Hill Gymnasium
high school basketball games, including the final high school game of Lew Alcindor, later known as Kareem Abdul-Jabbar. During World War II, it was also
Apr 9th 2017



List of National Basketball Association career playoff scoring leaders
nearest tenth. First adopted in the 1979–80 season. Previously known as Lew Alcindor prior to an official name change on May 1, 1971. Previously written
Apr 21st 2017



1969–70 UCLA Bruins men's basketball team
in seven years under head coach John Wooden, despite the departure of Lew Alcindor to the NBA, with a win over Jacksonville. The team was honored 40 years
Mar 21st 2017



Mel Triplett
the GiantsNew York Giants was a young basketball player in New York named Lew Alcindor, later Abdul Kareem Abdul-Jabbar. Abdul-Jabbar says in his 1983 memoir Giant
Feb 19th 2017



Gary Cunningham
coach of the UCLA freshman team that featured high school All-Americans Lew Alcindor and Lucius Allen. The freshmen defeated the UCLA varsity, rated number-one
Sep 19th 2016



Jack Donohue (basketball)
win-loss record of 163–30, including winning 71 straight with star center Lew Alcindor (later known as Kareem Abdul-Jabbar). He went on to coach College of
Jan 27th 2017



List of National Basketball Association career playoff free throw scoring leaders
are only ones in which the player played in a playoff game. Known as Lew Alcindor prior to May 1, 1971. Previously written as Akeem Olajuwon prior to
Apr 21st 2017



List of National Basketball Association career games played leaders
seasons that player has completed plus the current season. Known as Lew Alcindor prior to May 1, 1971. Previously written as Akeem Olajuwon prior to
Apr 13th 2017



List of National Basketball Association career free throw scoring leaders
is linked to an article about that particular NBA season. Known as Lew Alcindor prior to May 1, 1971. Previously written as Akeem Olajuwon prior to
Apr 13th 2017



Game of the Century (college basketball)
squads highlighted within the matchup of Hayes Houston's Elvin Hayes and UCLA's Lew Alcindor. Hayes, a 6-foot-9 forward, was not directly matched against the 7–2
Jan 7th 2017



List of National Basketball Association career assists leaders
season. Average is rounded to the nearest tenth. Previously known as Lew Alcindor prior to an official name change on May 1, 1971. "NBA Progressive Leaders
Apr 13th 2017



Elvin Hayes
in a semi-final loss to the eventual champion UCLA Bruins featuring Lew Alcindor (now known as Kareem Abdul-Jabbar). His rebounding total is second to
Apr 1st 2017



List of National Basketball Association career turnovers leaders
Olajuwon prior to official spelling change March 9, 1991. Known as Lew Alcindor prior to May 1, 1971. "2017 Hall of Fame Candidates". Basketball-reference
Apr 13th 2017



List of National Basketball Association career playoff blocks leaders
seasons before steals were officially recorded. Previously known as Lew Alcindor prior to an official name change on May 1, 1971. Blocked shots were
Apr 21st 2017



Bernie Williams (basketball)
Power-Memorial-Academy-46Power Memorial Academy 46-43 on January 30. Power, led by 7' 1" senior Lew Alcindor (later Kareem Abdul-Jabbar) had won 71 games in a row. Sports writers
Sep 27th 2016



Bob Dandridge
that won the NBA championship in 1971 alongside the Hall-of-Fame duo of Lew Alcindor (Kareem Abdul-Jabbar) and Oscar Robertson. Dandridge is usually mentioned
Feb 12th 2017



List of National Basketball Association career playoff turnovers leaders
played in seasons before turnovers were officially recorded. Known as Lew Alcindor prior to May 1, 1971. Turnovers were not yet recorded during the player's
Apr 21st 2017



Smith Barrier
to become the Greensboro News & Record. Barrier's account of UCLA's-Lew-AlcindorUCLA's Lew Alcindor in the 1967 UCLA-Dayton game in the 1967 NCAA Men's Division I Basketball
Sep 25th 2016



1967–68 Houston Cougars men's basketball team
regular season, the Elvin Hayes-fronted Cougars team would beat the Lew Alcindor-led UCLA Bruins on January 20, 1968, in what was known as the Game of
Jun 13th 2016



Michael Warren (actor)
three-year varsity letterman and starting guard from 1966 to 1968. Led by Lew Alcindor, the Bruins posted records of 30–0 in 1967 and 29–1 in 1968. Both teams
Apr 16th 2017



Arthur Kenney (basketball)
in Manhattan, New York City. At Power Memorial, he was a teammate of Lew Alcindor (later known as Kareem Abdul-Jabbar). The team's head coach was Jack
Apr 13th 2017



Jack Bruen
Bruen played high school basketball at Power Memorial Academy, alongside Lew Alcindor. His college basketball was played at Catholic University of America
Feb 16th 2017



List of National Basketball Association career playoff rebounding leaders
game. Average is rounded to the nearest tenth. Previously known as Lew Alcindor prior to an official name change on May 1, 1971. Previously written
Apr 21st 2017



List of National Basketball Association career rebounding leaders
season. Average is rounded to the nearest tenth. Previously known as Lew Alcindor prior to an official name change on May 1, 1971. Previously written
Apr 13th 2017



Bill Sweek
going into a game and stirring things up." Led by the dominant play of Lew Alcindor (known later as Kareem Abdul-Jabbar), the Bruins went 88–2 in Sweek's
Feb 23rd 2017



Pittsburgh Condors
October, they lured the defending NBA champion Bucks Milwaukee Bucks (and star Lew Alcindor) to Pittsburgh for an exhibition game, guaranteeing the Bucks $25,000
Apr 15th 2017



Ralph Ogden
Basketball Tournament's West regional finals twice (both times losing to the Lew Alcindor-led and eventual national champion UCLA Bruins). He was selected in the
Sep 29th 2016





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