Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

Father

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar quote : My grandfather and my …

My grandfather and my uncle both died from colorectal cancer, my dad almost died from it and I have the…

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Family

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar quote : I want to do …

I want to do as little as possible when I finish playing ball – just spend a lot more time…

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Dreams

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar quote : I tell kids to …

I tell kids to pursue their basketball dreams, but I tell them to not let that be their only dream.…

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Positive

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar quote : What I have is …

What I have is P.H. positive chronic myeloid leukemia, which is an aberration in your white blood cells. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

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History

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar quote : A lot of young …

A lot of young players don’t really know much about the history of the game and a lot of them…

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Health

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar quote : The type of leukemia …

The type of leukemia that I am dealing with is treatable. So if I do what my doctors tell me…

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History

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar quote : I did a book …

I did a book in 1996, an overview of black history. In that process I became more aware of a…

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History

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar quote : This is what I …

This is what I would have done if I had to have a real job: I would have been a…

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Equality

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar quote : Jackie Robinson as an …

Jackie Robinson, as an athlete and as someone who was trying to make a stand for equality, he was exemplary.…

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Change

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar quote : The ‘ s made …

The ’80s made up for all the abuse I took during the ’70s. I outlived all my critics. By the…

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