David Robinson: The greatest player that nobody ever thinks about anymore for some stupid reason.

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Around this time of year, Hardwood Paroxysm usually does a theme week. This year, as the pool of players who began their careers in the 1990s dwindles, we thought it would be fun to celebrate the entire decade. In typical HP fashion, we will be covering ten years of basketball like a cat chasing a laser pointer. There is nothing comprehensive about our plans, around the HP Network we’re simply digging into the players, teams, and stories from that decade …

Remembering David Robinson’s rookie season on 26-year anniversary.

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As he relaxed in a Miami hotel room a few hours before his San Antonio Spurs took on the Heat not long ago, center David Robinson pulled out a portable keyboard, placed it on the bed and said, “I think I have the second movement of the Pathétique down pretty well.” That would be Beethoven’s Sonata No. 8—Opus 13, if you’re scoring. When the word movement is mentioned around the NBA, the subject is usually offense, but Robinson knows of …