Today in sports history: Magic Johnson becomes 2nd NBA player to reach 10,000 career assists
Partnering with fellow NBA players JaVale McGee and Spencer Dinwiddie, the four NBA Players (two former NBA Champions) have invested in Dapper Labs (an NBA league licensing partner) that sells digital collectibles through NBA Top Shot. Follow all that? You may not immediately recognize the company’s name, Dapper Labs, but if you have recently purchased a pack of digital NBA moments (much like a pack of trading cards) on NBA Top Shot, you may be familiar with the website.
AP Basketball Writer Spud Webb remembers getting on the bus after winning the NBA slam dunk contest 35 years ago and getting a quick piece of advice from his Atlanta teammate at the time, Doc Rivers. The message: Your life just changed forever. He wasn’t joking,” Webb said.