10 Things You Didn’t Know About Hakeem Olajuwon

Written by Keren Mikva

Hakeem Olajuwon is one of the greatest basketball players to ever play the game, and has gone down in NBA history for his incredible skill. Over the course of his 18-year career, he played center for the Houston Rockets and Toronto Raptors, leading the former to back-to-back championships in 1994 and 1995. Beyond the seven-foot-frame, here are 10 things you didn’t know about Hakeem Olajuwon.

Sources: CBSSports.com, Basketball-Reference.com, ESPN.go.com, NBA.com, Wikipedia.org

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