Walt Bellamy Scouting Video (Hall of Fame NBA Center)

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Published on November 21, 2016

How did HOF NBA center Walt Bellamy play the game of basketball? Based on limited available footage here is a glimpse how broken down by categories:

0:15 – Part 1: Introduction and Physical Tools
2:30 – Part 2: Defense
5:00 – Part 3: Transition Game
6:25 – Part 4: Getting Backdoor
7:18 – Part 5: Post-Ups and Deep Catches
8:33 – Part 6: Triple Threat
10:00 – Part 7: Pick and Roll and Pick and Pop
11:24 – Part 8: Offensive Rebounding

Walt Bellamy had one of the toughest head to head schedules of any player ever, and still carved a hall of fame career out of it. Playing legends like Wilt Chamberlain, Bill Russell, and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar several dozen to one hundred times each throughout his career. His rookie season of 31.6ppg and 19.0rpg is statistically still the 2nd most prolific behind only Wilt Chamberlain in league history.

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