JOURNALIST, SCREENWRITER & RETIRED BASKETBALL PLAYER Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is a six-time NBA Champion, six-time MVP, and he was inducted into The Hall of Fame in 1995. He is a New York Times best-selling author, TV writer and award-winning columnist, who received the Presidential Medal of Freedom — our nation’s highest civilian honor — from President Obama.
"What a pleasant evening for me. I sincerely hope our paths cross again. " - Hugh Downs- Broadcast Journalist