The Professor discovers Filipino basketball fever | Olympic Outposts

Here in the Philippines, basketball has taken over the country. Hoops are put up anywhere there’s room. They’ve been playing here for over 100 years. And they may not have the best courts, but they definitely have the passion. I’m here to see how Filipinos are performing their best, regardless where they can play. Philippines…

Candace Parker at age 20 | Before They Were Superstars

(BEFORE THEY WERE SUPERSTARS) (CANDACE PARKER, AGE: 20 DATE: FEBRUARY 2007) (SPORT: BASKETBALL LOCATION: KNOXVILLE, USA) This is the American city of Knoxville, home to the University of Tennessee. Back in 2007, Candace was playing for their women’s basketball team. I’ve grown up around basketball. Ever since I was born, I’ve had a basketball in…