The film follows the high school basketball prodigy and former NBA All-Star as he comes to terms with his past and looks to move forward. Abramorama has acquired the North American rights to Mr. Chibbs, a documentary about former NBA All-Star Kenny Anderson. The film, which premiered at DOC NYC in November, follows Anderson — a high school basketball prodigy who went on to play for Georgia Tech and the New Jersey Nets — as he comes to terms with haunting memories from his past and tries to move forward, grappling with his own identity.
While Tristan Thompson and the Cavaliers were busy taking on the Houston Rockets on ESPN, the Cavs star made his debut further down the dial on E! and the season premiere of “Keeping Up With The Kardashians.” Thompson’s romance with Khloe Kardashian was a main plot point on the episode, which was filmed last fall, with her family wondering about the new man in her life. “So, I see pictures of Khloe with some NBA player, and even though I know not to believe everything on the Internet, Khloe and a NBA player do go hand in hand,” Kim says early on.