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That he once paid a teammate to kiss the NBA commissioner? Celebrate the day a legend was born with some fun facts about the Big Fundamental. Happy 41st birthday, Tim Duncan! Click through the slideshow to see interesting facts about the San Antonio favorite and basketball All-Star. Photo: File. The duo is first and second in all-time rebounds. Kevin Love scores 31 points and grabs 31 rebounds, becoming the first player to do so since Moses Malone in Dwight Howard, at the age of 19, becomes the youngest player to score 20 points and grab 20 rebounds.
Andre Drummond grabs 29 rebounds and scores 25 points to become third player in NBA history to get 20 and 20 three straight games, joining Wilt Chamberlain and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar. Oscar Robertson is born. He recorded total triple doubles throughout his career, the most of all-time.
Russell Westbrook, the modern day version of Oscar Robertson, is born. Kobe Bryant becomes first player to ever record 30, points and 6, assists. The Golden State Warriors set the record for best start to a regular season by cruising to a start. Wilt Chamberlain scores 73 points, tying the record for fourth most points in a single game.
He also holds the first and third place records. Kobe Bryant misses 30 of his 47 overall field goal attempts, scoring 41 points on only 36 percent shooting. James Harden makes just two of his 15 shot attempts, but scores 16 points thanks to from the free throw line. Atlanta Hawks center Cal Bowdler gets seven personal fouls because of referee error and miscalculation.
James Harden has nine turnovers against the Philadelphia 76ers, but scores 50 points to give the Houston Rockets the victory. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar becomes the second player, behind Wilt Chamberlain, to record 30, points. He holds the record for all time points scored with 38, Green breaks the iron man record by playing in his 1,nd straight NBA game.
You up for it? Oh, and you win Finals MVP too. In one game against the Nets, you tally 21 points, 20 rebounds, 10 assists and 8 blocks. David Robinson is really proud of you.
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No David, no problem? Tim, you hit an incredible shot in Game 5 of the series to take the lead with virtually no time left on the clock. Except there is some time left on the clock, and Derek Fisher sells his soul to the devil during a timeout and makes a miracle happen to beat you on the next play. You lose the game, and then the next, and are knocked out of the playoffs by your friends from Los Angeles.
I know, right!?!? You breeze through the regular season and the Western Conference in the playoffs, eventually meeting the reigning NBA champ Pistons in the finals. It goes seven games. Things get intense. Ben Wallace, defensive player of the year, does not make your life easy, but guess what?
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You score 25 points, grab 11 rebounds, hit some clutch free throws and win your third championship and third Finals MVP award at home in front of your fans! Go hug someone you love. Happy 30th birthday Tim! As a gift, your intercontinental comrade, Tony Parker, stepped up his game and made his first All-Star team.
They make it all the way to the Finals only to lose to the Miami Heat with Shaq! All Star Game?
Finals MVP? You led your team in blocks, steals, rebounds, and assists, but Tony Parker wins, which you love.