Jim Brown’s 4,000 Watt Lacrosse Shot Overpowers The Great One


In an effort to determine the greatest athlete of all time, this morning’s episode of SportsCenter featured a Sport Science segment that matched up Jim Brown vs. Wayne Gretzky. For those unfamiliar, Brown was a three sport athlete at Syracuse University, where he excelled on the football field, basketball court, and lacrosse field  in the 1950’s. Check out the video above to find out why Jim Brown was a better athlete than hockey’s The Great One!

For more about Jim Brown’s interest in the fastest game on two feet, see these articles from the LAS archives:

Jim Brown buys Professional Lacrosse Team

Jim Brown’s pre-game speech to the Long Island Lizards

ESPN talks Jim Brown, Kyle Harrison & Growing The Game