Skip to the 5 minute mark to hear Pat Riley’s comments.
Ex-NBA star Kareem Abdul-Jabbar has come to Detroit to help honor winners of the Ford Freedom Award student essay contest.
Kareem Abdul Jabbar will be the recipient of the Ford Freedom Award Scholar Thursday evening at the Charles H.Wright Museum of African American History.
The honorees are legendary athletes, The New York Renaissance also known as “The Harlems Rens” and the NBA’s all time leading scorer, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar.
Basketball legend and Hall-of-Famer Kareem Abdul-Jabbar will be the keynote speaker at Wayne State University’s annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. tribute.