Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is an American retired professional basketball player. He played 20 seasons in the National Basketball Association (NBA) for the Milwaukee Bucks and the Los Angeles Lakers.
On The Best Of The Rich Eisen Show show, we talk to NBA Hall Of Famer Kareem Abdul Jabbar, actor Josh Gad, and Bull Durham director Ron Shelton. Thank you to today's sponsors: Bet Online = Visit betonline.ag and use promo code "podcastone" to receive a 50% off welcome bonus.  Geico = Visit Geico.com. In just 15 minutes you could save 15% or more on car insurance.  
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Kareem Abdul Jabbar tell Dan about the first time he met Muhammad Ali on Sunset Avenue during his Freshman year at UCLA. Kareem says he was walking down Sunset and saw Ali on the sidewalk entertaining some people while doing magic tricks. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
NBA’s all-time leading scorer? Kareem Abdul Jabbar. Six-time NBA champion? Kareem Abdul Jabbar. 50 years of athleticism. THAT’S peak performance. Then he combined his career with activism, philanthropy (President Obama awarded him with “The Presidential Medal of Freedom,” the nation’s highest civilian honor.). He’s also collaborated with HBO documentaries to create the highest rated sports documentary in history.   I don’t know anything about sports. But I’m grateful I got to learn from Kareem. (And now you do, too). Show Notes:  “Becoming Kareem: Growing Up On and Off the Court” by Kareem Abdul Jabbar “Coach Wooden and Me: Our 50-Year Friendship On and Off the Court” by Kareem Abdul Jabbar becomingkareem.com Autobiography of Malcolm X I write about all my podcasts! Check out the full post and learn what I learned at jamesaltucher.com/podcast. Thanks so much for listening! If you like this episode, please subscribe to “The James Altucher Show” and rate and review wherever you get your podcasts: Apple Podcasts Stitcher iHeart Radio Spotify Follow me on Social Media: Twitter Facebook Linkedin Instagram See omnystudio.com/policies/listener for privacy information.
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Creator Details

Birthdate
Apr 16th, 1947
Location
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Episode Count
7
Podcast Count
6
Total Airtime
5 hours, 30 minutes
PCID
Podchaser Creator ID logo 144638