Tag: National Basketball Association

Friday Flashback: 1980s Boston Celtics-Los Angeles Lakers Rivalry

I used to follow the National Basketball Association (NBA) playoffs – especially in the 1980s.  Okay, I will confess that I was actually an Atlanta Hawks’ fan but let’s just keep that between us okay? In the 1980s, the most intense rivalry was between the Boston Celtics led by...

Friday Flashback: Wilt Chamberlain Scores 100 Points

Even when I look at it now, 56 years later, it is still hard to fathom that someone could score 100 points in a basketball game.  Wilt Chamberlain accomplished this amazing record on March 2, 1962 to lead his Philadelphia Warriors to a 169-147 win over the New York...