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REAL HOOPERS: Larry Hughes

Hailing from St Louis, Larry Hughes was a two-way combo guard with a knack for getting buckets and racking up steals. His all-round game was packed with finesse. For this reason he is heralded as a ‘Real Hooper’. Find out about the STL hooper in this edition of LO-FI Magazine’s ‘Real Hoopers’

REAL HOOPERS: Antawn Jamison

A rangy 6’8 Power Forward, Antawn Jamison could flat out score. Boasting several 20ppg seasons, the Louisiana born hooper enjoyed a prolific career in the NBA. He was a ‘Real Hooper’ through and through.


A towering 6’11, Lamar Odom embodied versatility on the basketball court. His ability to rebound, defend multiple positions, run the offense and shoot made him one of the most unique prospects of his era. Lamar played with a grace and finesse that made him a ‘Real Hooper’.

REAL HOOPERS: Jermaine O’Neal

Jermaine O’Neal owned the block during the 2000’s. His low-post play was artistry and his rim-protection was menacing. J O’Neal was without a doubt a ‘Real Hooper’. Read about the Pacers stalwart in this edition of ‘Real Hoopers’.


The definition of 730, Ron Artest was a two-way beast whose career was marred by a significant amount of incidents. Despite the controversies Ron Artest proved he was a ‘Real Hooper’ throughout his storied career