Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame photographer Andrew Bernstein discusses life behind the scenes with some of the biggest names in the world of sports. Covering the most memorable events of the past three decades, telling lively and personal stories, plus in-depth discussions about the serious issues affecting current and retired athletes. This podcast about the memories, business and culture of sport is a co-production of Legends of Sport and Los Angeles Times.
Legends of Nicknames, Legends of Sport - George "The Iceman" Gervin's rise from ABA baller to NBA legend is no ordinary story. Tune in to hear him take us back to his early days in Detroit and Motown's influence, to his work helping future generations through his Charter school system, to his influence on future generations of basketball players such as our second guest, Gary "The Glove" Payton. Gary's trash talking was legendary. Tune in to hear about the discipline his father instilled into Gary growing up, his early playing days with the Supersonics and Shawn Kemp and subsequent Championship with the Miami Heat and later induction into the Hall of Fame by his childhood idol, George Gervin. It's all here on a brand new episode of Legends of Sport!