Ramadan Sports

Hakeem Olajuwon: How Ramadan Helped Me Play Better Basketball

Hakeem Olajuwon finished his basketball career in 2002 as a two-time NBA champion, 12-time All Star, Olympic gold medal winner and the league’s all-time leader in blocks with 3,830. He explains how he mastered the ‘dream shake’; his journey from starting basketball at 17 in Nigeria to the University of Houston in six months; and why his game improved during Ramadan.