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Old 08-10-05, 08:45 PM
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When he was 13 years old he was among the best of the US kids in his age group at swimming the 400 meter-freestyle

His high school was St. Dustan's Episocapal High School

His favortie sports to play (other then basketball) is football

Favorite Athlete is Magic Johnson

Favorite book Juarassic Park by Micheal Crichton

In 1992 a group of young NBA players visited St. Croix to promote their league. One rookie Chris King had played at Wake Forest University, in Winston-Salem North Carolina. Chris saw Tim playing in St. Croix. He persuaded Wake Forest Coach Dave Odom to check out his talented kid. Tim was just 16. Soon, other schools heard about Tim, too. They wanted Tim to playe for them but Tim eventually settled on Wake Forest and started school there in 1993.

At Wake Forest Tim became one of the best college player in the county.

He won the important Naismith and Wooden awards.

He was named the 1996-1997 NCAA National Player of the Year by the Assiciated Press.

Tim Duncan blocked 481 shots to become the all-time leading shot-blocker in the Atlantic Coast Conferance history and second all-time in the entire NCAA.

He was the 1st college player to: score more then 1,500 points, grab more then 1,000 rebounds, blcok more the 400 shot, and pass for more then 200 assist.

He helped Wake Forest become the 1st team in 14 years to win back-to-back ACC Championship.

Tim was the only rookie to be selected for the 1998 All-Star Game.

He won Rookie of the Month during each of all the six months. He recived 113 of 116 votes in the NBA Rookie of the Year voting.

In his rookie season he led the NBA in double-doubles by having 57.

In Tim's home he has so much video games equipment it doesnt fit into one room.
Tim Duncan is the best basketball player ever!!!! I luv Tim Duncan!! Go Spurs!!
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