TueLeBron James made history by winning the Razzie Award for Worst Actor for his role in Space Jam: The New Legacy. Shaquille O’Neal as well as Stephen Curry succeeded Kobe Bryant to be the only one NBA players who received Oscar prize.
in Golden State Warriors point guard and former NBA Center were awarded for their participation as executive producers of the documentary.basketball queen‘, a story about a figure Lucia Harrisgreat pioneer of women’s basketball in the United States.
“I wish Lucy was here during this win, but I’m sure she’s celebrating in heaven.” Shaq posted on Twitter.
Meanwhile, the director of the documentary, Ben Proudfooturged US President Joe Biden bring Britney Griner home” during his speech on Oscar ceremony.
The American basketball star remains in Russian custody after being arrested on drug possession charges.
Lucia Harris: Trailblazer Drafted
In addition to being the first scorer in women’s basketball at the Olympics, Harris was the only woman officially selected in the draft NBA command.
in new orleans jazz picked her in the seventh round of the 1977 draw, but she was unable to try her luck in the NBA because she was pregnant at the time.
Harris scored the first basket in women’s basketball history at the 1976 Montreal Olympics, where she won the silver medal with Team USA.
She also won three consecutive NCAA titles with Delta State University in the 1970s, averaging 25.9 points and 14.4 rebounds while her team record was 109-6 while she was doing her thing there.
A few years after his retirement in 1992, Mr. Harris was included in Hall of Famebecoming the first black woman to receive this honor.