The NBA is big here - how many places do you see a kid in a Kyrie Irving All Star Game jersey?
I was in a building on campus where they had some old undergrad desktops on display:
And this caught my eye:
7' 2"! More like 6' 10". And he played center. Still, it's nice to think that there was some kid on a rainy NZ day in the mid-90's thinking about the Houston Rockets rather than science class.