Everyone can agree that Phil Jackson is a great coach, but is he good at molding the guys to come after him? The records of his disciples would give us a resounding “NO!” on that front. Take a look for yourself. I’m going to lie to you. I don’t even know who Frank Hamblen is […]
Frank Hamblen’s hands are worn and imperfect.
They’ve seen 67 years and exhibit the normal wear and tear that one might expect, bumps and scars and lines that tell a thousand stories. They are, by Hamblen’s own admission, the hands of “an old man.”
But on this particular day, they are perfect.
It’s the first Sunday of October, a warm fall day in San Diego, and Hamblen...