Any Houston Rocket fans out there? Some interesting information about Hakeem Olajuwon. Oh Yes, we carry Hakeem’s shoe size in a 16, we go to a 17 in length and 15 in women’s length as well, and if Hakeem needs wider width – we have up to 14 E widths in our line of shoes, and that is for women as well.
|During his 18-year career, Nigerian-born Hakeem Olajuwon staked his claim as one of the greatest players in NBA history. Long considered a physical marvel since his days at the University of Houston, his creative and productive play — highlighted by his Houston Rockets’ back-to-back NBA titles — earned him a place among the game’s best.In his rookie year, Hakeem averaged 20.6 points and 11.9 rebounds while shooting over 53% from the field. He finished second to Michael Jordan in Rookie of the Year balloting. He was the NCAA Final Four MVP in 1983 and an All-American selection in 1984 while at the University of Houston and was the overall 1st pick by the Houston Rockets in the 1984 NBA draft.The Rockets went from a 29-53 record before Hakeem’s arrival to a 48-34 mark in his first season as a Rocket. Hakeem ranked fourth in the league in rebounding and second in blocked shots with 2.68 per game his rookie year. In 1986-87 Hakeem led the Rockets in 13 statistical categories, including scoring, rebounding, steals and blocked shots.He played in the 1985 NBA All-Star Game and was named to the NBA All-Rookie Team and the NBA All-Defensive Second Team. He began a string of selections to the All-NBA First Team (1987 to 1989) and NBA All-Defensive First Team (1987, 1988 and 1990), and was the starting center for the Western Conference All-Stars four years in a row (1987-90).Hakeem regularly placed among the league leaders in scoring, rebounding, blocked shots and steals. He won rebounding titles in 1989 and 1990, averaging 13.5 and 14.0 boards, respectively. And in 1989 he became the first player to finish among the league’s top 10 in scoring, rebounding, steals and blocked shots for two straight seasons. That same year against the Milwaukee Bucks, Hakeem had 18 points, 16 rebounds, 11 blocks and 10 assists, recording a rare quadruple-double. He also led the NBA in blocked shots in 1989-90 with 4.59 per game and in 1990-91 at 3.95 per contest.In 1993-94 he had a storybook season, becoming the first player to be named NBA MVP, NBA Defensive Player of the Year and NBA Finals MVP in the same season. The following season he rallied the Rockets from a sixth seed in the playoffs to their second straight NBA crown, making Houston only the fifth NBA franchise ever to win back-to-back titles and earning him a place among the NBA’s all-time best. Hakeem is the NBA s all-time leader with 3,459 careers blocked shots and finished the 1998-99′ season ranked 11th, ahead of Jerry West, all-time for career points scored. Olajuwon is one of only eight players in NBA history with over 20,000 points and 12,000 rebounds in his career. He was selected in 1996 as one of the 50 Greatest Players in NBA History.
Some of his accomplishments are:
· Overall 1st pick by the Houston Rockets in the 1984 NBA draft
· Second to Michael Jordan in Rookie of the Year balloting
· Named to the NBA All-Rookie Team and NBA All-Defensive Second Team – 85.’
· NBA’s all-time leader with 3,459 careers blocked shots
· One of only eight players in NBA history with over 20,000 points and 12,000 rebounds in his career
· Rockets’ all-time franchise leader in points, rebounds, blocked shots, steals and ranks 3rd in assists
· Selected in 1996 as one of the 50 Greatest Players in NBA History
· Named NBA MVP 1993-94′ season
· Named NBA Defensive Player of the Year in 1992-93′ and 1993-94.’
· Named to the All-NBA First Team six times
· Named to the All-NBA Second Team three times – All-NBA Third Team twice
· Named to the NBA All-Defensive First Team five times
· Named to the NBA All-Defensive Second Team four times
· Led the NBA in blocked shots twice
· Led the NBA in rebounds twice
· Notched his 14th career triple-double in 1997
· Recorded only 3rd quadruple-double in NBA history
· Played in 12 NBA All-Star Games
· Member of the Houston Rockets’ 1994 and 1995 back-to-back NBA champion teams
· Earned NBA Finals MVP honors 1994 and 1995
· Has appeared in 136 career NBA Playoff games, averaging 27.0 ppg and 11.6 ppg
· 18 year NBA career
“Being that Hakeem Olajuwon is a 16 in shoe sizes, and we carry 1 lengths past his size, we carry up to a 17 in length for men and for women we carry up to 15 in length. I don’t know Hakeem width but if he needs a wider width, “Extra Wide Shoes’ or “Wide Wide Shoes” then we have that for him as well being that we carry up to 14E width, and that is women’s as well.
WE NOW HAVE 80 NEW STYLES FOR MEN’S, AND WOMEN’S IN FASHION FOOTWEAR added to our website.
Women’s and Men’s Wide Shoes” then we have that for her as well being that we carry up to 14E width, and that is men’s as well.
We have the best athletic, casual, dressy designs, walking styles of men’s and women’s in the Therapeutic/Comfort line of shoes in the country. We have the length and the widths and where proud of our designs and construction in the world of “Women’s Wide Shoes” Any person that needs a proper fitting width needs to know that the shoes need an extension on the sole of the shoe to properly house their foot with no hangover with their feet to the shoe. What is meant that every width, with us (in a good percentage of our shoes), have two widths wider at the outsole of the shoe? So if you need a 6E width, we’ll have an 8E bottom for the base of that width. So again no hangover for your feet and a perfect base for your feet to have all the support and balance that is needed.
Health is the number one priority for any person but especially a person who is a diabetic or has foot conditions. We also want to create the appropriate health for your feet, and this will occur by proper footwear and the correct inserts. This following information, you’ll be reading, is what is needed to obtain this perfect health for your feet.
Now, if we can get you in the proper footwear and hopefully you’ll allow these two items to be part of your lifestyle. These things will be working towards this success in keeping the disease out of your feet. We, at dtfootwear.com, can show you the proper footwear and the need to have the proper inserts to maintain this diabetes out of your feet. Footwear as to have fashion (that we have) but the shoe is to control upper support and off-load any problems that you have at the top of your foot. Now, if you have problems, on the bottom of your feet, then it is the job of the properly removable insert to correct these issues. Everybody feels that it is the shoe that solves all the problems for a diabetic or a person who has major foot problems and that are not true. It takes two majors elements to off-loading, corrections, significant added support and develop combined circulation, which need to keep this disease out of your feet. All diabetic shoes need not have inside seams to create irritation.
Number one item: Proper shoes need to be a Therapeutic/Comfort (please!), not Comfort shoes (that many diabetic supplier furnishes in this business today).
Number two is Customized Heat Moldable Plastazote Insert. Beside excellent support, added off-loading advantages, develops a better balance for walking or running and the added two percent that raise the temperature of the bottom of your feet and develops combined circulation to keep the disease out of your feet. What added pleasures and advantages in just one item. Oh, yes these inserts are provided, by us, FREE when you purchase a pair of shoes – unbelievable!!!!
Please take this blog very serious because if you could spend a day with us – you would not believe the different types of a complication of not having the proper footwear and inserts and not taking care of your feet.
We have a saying in our company “try our two items and experience like walking on a pillow with more added support than you have ever experienced.”
So, how you see the importance of a Diet and the proper footwear make your feet healthy at all times.
We have the best athletic, casual, elegant designs, walking styles of men’s and women’s in the Therapeutic/Comfort line of shoes in the country. We have the length and the widths and where proud of our designs and construction in the world of “Women’s Wide Shoes.” Any person that needs correct width needs to know that the shoes need an extension on the sole of the shoe to adequately house their foot with no hangover with their feet to the shoe. Meaning that every width, with us (in a good percentage of our shoes), have two widths wider at the outsole of the shoe? So if you need a 6E width, we’ll have an 8E bottom for the base of that width. So again no hangover for your feet and a perfect base for your feet to have all the support and balance that is needed.
A Comfort shoe is usually not a Therapeutic shoe, and a Comfort shoe usually has little midsection support. The lack of the Mid Section support allows your feet to being moving forward and lateral at the same time. These two movements add a great deal more wear and tear on your feet. If you need a view of all our styles, please go to our site dtfootwear.com
We, at DTF, have a grave concern for diabetics and their need for properly fitted footwear. We can provide “wide widths” – 4A to 14E – in both men’s and women’s footwear, and we can help those who have difficulty finding “over sizes” – 11 to 17 in length. We, also, can provide footwear in “under sizes” – 4 to 6 in length. In addition to being capable of providing these full widths in fashionable styles of Therapeutic/Comfort footwear; we are offering a gift (as pictured above) to you! With every pair of shoes purchased, we will include up to (3) sets of Customized Heat Moldable Inserts that will provide even more support, added balance and stability every time you wear your shoes.
I hope that this blog has provided you with enough information to help you understand how we can help you. In conclusion, if you are having problems with your feet, please do not hesitate to call me on my cell phone 909-215-1622. I am often on the phone or in a meeting, so please leave a message and I will return your call at my earliest opportunity!
We have a saying, in our company, “try us, and you’ll have the experience of walking on a pillow, all day long, with more added support and more room and balance that you have ever had in any of your shoes before.” Guaranteed
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