Tale of the tape
Bigger Houston Athlete – Hakeem Or Biggio
|Two - The only championships in Houston history come from Hakeem and the Rockets in the Mid-90's.||Championships||Zero - Despite many trips to the playoffs and a 2006 World Series appearance the Astros never won the whole thing with Biggio.|
|Hakeem won the MVP in 1994 and Finals MVP in '94 and '95. Also won back to back defensive player of the year awards for the 2||Awards||Biggio never finished above 4th in MVP voting but he won 4 gold gloves at second base and five silver slugger awards.|
|Hakeem had one job and that was to protect the rim. And he did it well, but at 7' tall he wasn't getting outside to the arc for any 3's||Versatility||Started out as a catcher, moved to second base, moved to outfield, moved back to second base. Excelled everywhere.|
|Rebounds 13,748 (14th All time) Points 26,946 (11th) Blocks 3,830 (1st All Time) 12 Time All-Star||Career Achievements||Hits 3,060 (21st all-time) Doubles 668 (5th all-time) 7 Time All-Star|
|Hakeem Played College ball in Houston and 14 of his 15 seasons in the NBA with the Rockets. (Traded to the Raptors for his final NBA Season)||Time In Houston||Biggio played 2,850 career games over his 20 seasons in Major League Baseball. All of them for the Houston Astros.|
|Yes||Hall Of Famer||Soon|
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