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Sunday, December 24, 2006

World B. Free: From Rucker Park to the NBA Finals

World B. Free never met a shot he didn’t like or couldn’t make, whether he was playing in the streets or on an NBA court. He earned his name in Rucker Park and he earned his fame by helping the 1977 Philadelphia 76ers make it to the NBA Finals, battling George Gervin for scoring titles and revitalizing the Cleveland Cavaliers franchise in the dark days of the early-mid 1980s. Here is a link to my article about the 6-3 guard who was also known as the "Prince of Mid-Air" because of his incredible jumping ability:

World B. Free: From Rucker Park to the NBA Finals

posted by David Friedman @ 12:17 AM

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At Sunday, December 24, 2006 10:37:00 AM, Blogger illest said...

World was one of my favorites growing up. Good looking on that interview. A Brooklyn legend

 

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