Originally written on NESN.com  |  Last updated 11/3/14
Nate Archibald turns 64 on Sunday. Tim Hardaway celebrates his 46th birthday on Saturday, the same day that Guy Rodgers, who died in 2001, would have turned 77. Having birthdays on the same weekend is not all that connects these great point guards, though. Archibald, Hardaway and Rodgers were all known as peerless ballhandlers and elite playmakers, and all stood 6-foot-1 or shorter. All three attended inner-city public high schools even though de facto "basketball factory" prep schools were gaining popularity when Hardaway attended Carver Area High School on the South Side of Chicago in the 1980s. Archibald and Hardaway...
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