Originally Posted by plowking
Let's have a look.
The high jump average has increased by over a foot since Shaq's day and Russell's...
So there goes that theory...
Russell and Wilt were long jumpers too. Since 1968 how much longer is the long jump record? 2" ...yes 2 ".
AND, give Wilt and Russell all the benefits of modern rechnology, training (technique), equipment (shoes and surface), nutrition, and medicine...and how much higher would they have jumped?