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Feelin’ Brand New: 10 Athletes Who Changed Their Names [Photos]

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Hakeem Olajuwon

Basketball Hall of Fame inductee, Hakeem Olajuwon was originally born Akeem Abdul Olajuwon. He removed the Abdul, and added the H to his name in 1991. Olajuwon said that he was not “changing” the spelling of his name but “correcting it.”

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    Ron artest still trash tho

  • RandyMJones

    I dont want to sound like a jerk but its “Kareem” and its not “Jose Uribe” it “Juan Uribe”… Did you do any research before you submitted this article? lol

  • C J Jordan

    Somebody put Ron Artest out of his misery. Saying he’s nuts is an understatement.