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Chris Kaman
Chris Kaman
Position: -
Born: 04/28/82
Height: 7-0 / 2.13
Weight:268 lbs. / 121.6 kg.
Earnings: $86,527,368 ($117,564,124*)
Former NBA center Chris Kaman walked into the Man Cave Sports Cards and Collectibles in Stanton a few months ago, looking for cards. Then, according to Man Cave founder Nate Smith, a friendship began to develop between them. In September, Smith worked to bring Kaman on as a partner and is now helping the business expand. Earlier this month, the Man Cave opened its second location, 701 S. Greenville Drive in Greenville, that joined the first store and thriving eBay business as the sports card and memorabilia industry continues to boom across the country.
When asked about his “Welcome to the NBA moment” in the Knuckleheads podcast with Darius Miles and Quentin Richardson, the former Bulls center had this to say about (via the Knuckleheads, clip from u/whenmachinescry on Reddit): “It was a guy I haven’t even heard of, it was the Clippers… I had to guard Chris Kaman. I don’t even know who Chris Kaman is, this gon’ be easy… Left, right, on the block, it was crazy, he was talking s— too. I ain’t even heard of this guy and he’s getting buckets. I was like, ‘Tomorrow, Yao Ming, the night after that, Shaq.’ I’m like this s— doesn’t stop.”
At first, Kaman wasn’t a fan of the bitter taste of straight black coffee. But when DiFrancesco and Dr. Cate Shanahan, then the team’s nutritionist, suggested he cut it with organic, full-fat milk or grass-fed butter, Kaman was hooked — not only on the taste, but also on the improvements in focus and concentration. “I thought it gives more of a good, even energy source than when you take some of the high-sugar, high-carbohydrate drinks,” Kaman says, “[which] really just gives you spikes.”
4 years ago via ESPN
Chris Kaman will join a special club this year: He’s being inducted into the Grand Rapids Sports Hall of Fame. Kaman played basketball for Tri-Unity Christian High School, then Central Michigan University. He was drafted to the NBA in 2003 and spent 13 years there. “I think I was just blessed,” Kaman said. “I always dreamed of it … I did not know I was any good at basketball until my third year of college when we played Michigan at Michigan and we beat them. I had a really good game and everybody was talking about it. I wouldn’t have thought I could go to the NBA.”