The highly anticipated documentary, “ICEMAN,” chronicling the extraordinary career of NBA Hall of Famer George Gervin, has officially hit the screens on the NBA App. Produced by GameAbove Entertainment, the film offers an intimate look into the life and legacy of one of the greatest NBA scorers of all time. San Antonio fans can revel in the rich history of the Spurs’ generational players, as Gervin, known as “The Iceman,” played a pivotal role in shaping the team’s legacy.
ICEMAN: A George Gervin Story [Watch Trailer]
“ICEMAN” delves into the captivating basketball journey of George Gervin, whose finger roll technique and scoring prowess left an indelible mark on the NBA. Gervin, a pro and college Hall of Famer, was once the most dominant scorer in the league. The documentary, set to premiere on NBA TV on December 13, invites viewers to witness Gervin’s tribulations and triumphs, both on and off the court.
Tyler Nimmons, one of the film’s executive producers, shared insights into the documentary, stating, “George has a captivating story of tribulations and triumphs. This documentary amplifies his success in the NBA and will captivate viewers with how amazing of a player he was. But many aren’t aware of how his past experiences have shaped who George is today—still one of San Antonio’s most beloved people and a champion for its community. The film honors his legacy, his mark on the game of basketball, and his impact on many lives.”
George Gervin’s basketball accolades include four NBA scoring titles, nine All-Star appearances, and recognition as one of the top 50 NBA players of all time. His enduring influence is further cemented as he remains among the top 10 all-time leaders in points per game.
For San Antonio Spurs enthusiasts, “ICEMAN” is a must-watch, offering a deep dive into the Spurs’ storied history. Gervin’s #44 jersey, retired in 1987, hangs proudly in the rafters, and he was rightfully inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in 1996.
“We’re extremely excited to have this film on the NBA App and NBA TV. To premiere this film with a global sports brand such as the NBA is great. We’re very thankful for their collaboration,” added Khalid Walton, President of GameAbove Entertainment.
To catch the enthralling journey of George “The Iceman” Gervin, download the NBA App on supported devices, including iOS and Android apps, Android TV, Apple TV, select gaming consoles, and more. Don’t miss the chance to witness the life and legacy of a basketball legend on the global stage.