Pat Riley Says Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Will ‘Always Be’ His GOAT

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By Madison Williams The Heat president said his choice is based on the ‘longevity’ of their careers. Heat president Pat Riley provided an interesting take in the NBA “Greatest of All-Time” debate this week. As LeBron James nears the all-time scoring record held by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Riley chose one of these players that he has history with to be considered his “GOAT.” Riley worked as an assistant coach for the Lakers during Kareem Abdul-Jabbar’s career there, and he also was the Heat president while LeBron James was on the squad. “I always said that Kareem was the greatest player of all time…

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