About Walt Frazier Autographed Memorabilia & Collectibles
On March 29, 1945, a future legendary player who was named as Walter “Clyde” Frazier was given birth in Atlanta, Georgia. Now a retired NBA player, Frazier, at his 6 feet and 4 inches frame is considered as one of the game’s best point guards. He is blessed with a combination of size, quickness and vision, perfect for a guard. Inducted in 1987 into Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, he has led the franchise of New York Knicks for the team’s two NBA Championships in 1970 and 1973. When he retired from playing basketball, he ventured to broadcasting. At present, he is the color commentator for MSG Network’s telecasts of the games of the Knicks.
Frazier is not just a good basketball player like Magic Johnson or even Bill Russell. There are also many trivia about him, like his being very flamboyant when off court. He would arrive in Rolls Royce for a game, complete with his full-length mink coats, Borsalino hats that are broad-brimmed and designer suits.
He is also popular as Just for Men’s spokesman for their hair products along with the former baseman of New York Mets, Keith Hernandez. Actually, the character “Keith Frazier” played by Denzel Washington in Inside Man was based from the said duo.
He is also one of the very first players in NBA who had his own signature shoe model when he became the endorser of Puma’s eponymous suede Clydes. Has become popular in the years, the shoes’ production is now in its third decade.
You can now have his numerous memorabilia items and also those of Dwight Howard. Just make sure that his name’s spelling is correct for sometimes, Walt Frazier is mistakenly spelled as Whalt Frazier, Walte Frazier, Whalte Frazier, Walth Frazier, Walt Frasier, Walt Frizer and Walt Fraziere.