Bernard James, a former Air Force staff sergeant who is now a rookie center for the Dallas Mavericks, credits his time in the Air Force with enabling him to become a professional basketball player. Here (left), James during a deployment to Southwest Asia. At right, James—who stands six feet, 10 inches tall—was able to dominate intramural competition in the US military.
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