Oscar Robertson hosting Martin Luther King Jr. Day special on SiriusXM NBA Radio

One of the greatest all-around players in NBA history, Oscar Robertson, will host a Martin Luther King Jr. Day special on SiriusXM NBA Radio next Monday.Oscar Robertson

During the hour-long show, which will air at 1 pm ET, Robertson will share his experiences in the civil-rights struggle, and discuss what Dr. King’s legacy meant to the players of his era, as well as the players in today’s NBA.

The No. 1 overall pick in the 1960 NBA Draft, Robertson was named to 12 NBA All-Star teams, voted NBA Rookie of the Year in 1961 and NBA MVP in 1964, won an NBA Championship in 1971, and was inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame in 1980. Robertson averaged 25.7 points, 7.5 rebounds and 9.5 assists for his career, and remains the only player in NBA history to average a triple-double for an entire season (30.8 points, 12.5 rebounds and 11.4 assists per game during the 1961-62 season.)

The special program will be co-hosted by SiriusXM’s Jason Jackson. You can listen to a preview below.

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