Today is Karl Malone’s birthday.
In 19 years of NBA career, the “postman” is a dominant force.
He was unstoppable in the Utah Jazz, scoring repeatedly in John Stockton’s pick and roll. The big man won the MVP twice and was selected for 14 All-Star Games.
Although he has never won a championship, he has accomplished almost everything else. He ended his Occupational average Scored 25 points and 10.1 rebounds per game. In 193 playoff games, he averaged 24.7 points and 10.7 rebounds. He ranks second in his career regular season points and seventh in his career postseason points.
Malone was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 2010.