Chapter Six: Why the Penny Hardaway bobblehead means so much

By , Daily Memphian Updated: December 10, 2018 4:00 AM CT | Published: December 09, 2018 3:35 PM CT
<strong>Memphis coach Penny Hardaway talks to his players during a time-out at the Tigers' game against UAB on Saturday, Dec. 8.</strong> (Karen Pulfer Focht/Special to the Daily Memphian)

Memphis coach Penny Hardaway talks to his players during a time-out at the Tigers' game against UAB on Saturday, Dec. 8. (Karen Pulfer Focht/Special to the Daily Memphian)

Geoff Calkins
Daily Memphian

Geoff Calkins

Geoff Calkins has been chronicling Memphis and Memphis sports for more than two decades. He is host of "The Geoff Calkins Show" from 9-11 a.m. M-F on 92.9 FM. Calkins has been named the best sports columnist in the country five times by the Associated Press sports editors, but still figures his best columns are about the people who make Memphis what it is.

At precisely 11:42 a.m. Saturday, the Memphis Tigers ran out of Penny Hardaway bobbleheads.

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