10 Stories of Wilt Chamberlain’s Inhuman Athleticism
The first time 1963 Rookie Of The Year and 4-time All-Star Walt Bellamy, who was averaging 30 PPG, played against Chamberlain, Wilt told him he won’t get a shot off in the first half. Surely enough, the Big Dipper blocked all 9 of Bellamy’s shots in the first half. At the beginning of the second half, Wilt told him “Okay Walter. Now you can play”.
[Source: “Wilt, 1962: The Night of 100 Points and the Dawn of a New Era “, Gary M. Pomerantz]