NBA players sport nicknames on jerseys Miami Heat v Brooklyn Nets -- NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 10: LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat is seen with his nickname King James on the back of his jersey against the Brooklyn Nets during their game at the Barclays Center on January 10, 2014 in New York City.
Tim Hardaway was six feet tall, he was best known for his devastating crossover dribble (dubbed the "UTEP Two-step" by analysts), a move which he helped to popularize among younger players. In his best seasons, Hardaway averaged 18 to 23 points and 8 to 10 assists per game. He reached 5,000 points and 2,500 assists faster than any NBA player, except Oscar Robertson. Hardaway also competed in five NBA All-Star Games.