JaVale McGee learns from Hakeem OlajuwonPosted by Inside Hoops
And so, the Nuggets center is spending some of his summer at the home of Hakeem, which for McGee is, pun intended, a dream.
“It’s definitely an honor to be working with him,” McGee said.
McGee has spent a couple of weeks on Olajuwon’s ranch near Houston, where Denver teammate Kenneth Faried is expected to work out as well this month.
Olajuwon has become sort of a hoops whisperer, teaching his intricate moves to some of the NBA’s best bigs, including Dwight Howard and Amar’e Stoudemire.
“No question, I see him as another star,” Olajuwon said to the Fox affiliate in Houston about McGee. “That guy should dominate the league.
– Reported by Benjamin Hochman of the Denver Post