Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images <br><br> CHICAGO, IL – APRIL 7: Scottie Pippen and his family view the unveiling of a bronze bust in his honor during a halftime ceremony of the game between the Chicago Bulls and the Boston Celtics on April 7, 2011 at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois.
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Jamie Squire /Allsport<br><BR> A general view of the Roberto Clemente statue outside of PNC Park in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. A general view of the Roberto Clemente statue outside of PNC Park in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Stephen Dunn/Getty Images <br><br> A statue of former Angels owner Gene Autry.
Doug Pensinger/Getty Images<br><br> PHILADELPHIA – APRIL 12: A statue of third baseman Mike Schmidt #20 of the Philadelphia Phillies is on the grounds surrounding the 43,500-seat Citizens Bank Park.
Ronald Martinez/Getty Images<br><br> ARLINGTON, TX – MAY 9: A full size bronze statue of Hall of Fame pitcher Nolan Ryan in Arlington, Texas.
Andy Lyons/Getty Images<br><br> A Ted Kluszewski statue outside the front entrance at The Great American Ball Park.
Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images<br><br> The Wilt Chamberlain Memorial Statue is seen on its’ dedication and unveiling day June 28, 2004 at the Wachovia Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images<br><br> A statue honors the memory of Charles Comiskey, owner and president (1900 to 1931) of the Chicago White Sox.
Ewing Kauffman and Muriel Kauffman
G. Newman Lowrance/Getty Images<br><br> HOUSTON – JULY 19: A statue of Ewing Kauffman and Muriel Kauffman is outside of Kaufman Stadium, the home of Kansas City Royals.
Scott Cunningham/Getty Images<Br><BR> Turner Field, a statue at honors pitcher Warren Spahn.
General view of the Harry Caray statue outside of the Chicago Cubs home field of Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois on June 15, 2004. (Photo by: Getty Images)
Karl Malone Statue Unveiled In Salt Lake City
Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images<br><br> SALT LAKE CITY, UT – MARCH 23: Retired power forward Karl Malone speaks at the Unveiling his statue commissioned by Utah Jazz owner Larry H. Miller on March 23, 2006 at the Delta Center in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Kent Horner/ NBAE via Getty Images<Br><br> The statue of retired Utah Jazz John Stockton in front of the Delta Center.
Tim Smith/Getty Images<br><br> EDMONTON, CANADA – OCTOBER 5: Fireworks explode above Rexall Place behind a statue of Wayne Gretzky in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.
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Doug Benc/Getty Images<br><br> A jaguar statue is shown in Jacksonville, Florida.
Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images<br><br> A statue of Hall of Famer and former Detroit Tiger Ty Cobb is seen at Comerica Park in Detroit, Michigan.
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Robert Laberge/Getty Images<br><br> Pat Tillman, who was killed in Afghanistan in 2004 after quitting the NFL’s Arizona Cardinals to join the U.S. Army Rangers, was honored with a statue outside the University of Phoenix Stadium.
Michael Steele/Getty Images<br><br> KINGSTON, JAMAICA – OCTOBER 17: Usain Bolt, the 200m and 400m sprinter poses in front of ‘The Sprinter’ statue at the National Stadium on October 17, 2006 in Kingston, Jamaica.
Al Bello/Getty Images<br><br> Fans watch an animatronic statue of Miami Dolphins player ‘Jason Taylor’ prior to the NFL Bridgestone International Series match between New York Giants and Miami Dolphins at Wembley Stadim on October 28, 2007 in London, England.
Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images<br><br> Photo of the Michael Jordan tribute statue outside the United Center.
David Sherman/NBAE via Getty Images<br><br> NBA Legend George Mikan stands with his family in front of a statue dedicated to him on April 4, 2001 at the Target Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Martinez/Getty Images<br><br> A statue of Tom Landry before a game between the New York Giants and the Dallas Cowboys at Cowboys Stadium on September 20, 2009 in Arlington, Texas.
Doug Pensinger/Getty Images <br><br> The statue of ‘The Player’ is dusted with snow outside the stadium as Game 3 of the National League Division series between the Philadelphia Phillies and the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field has been postponed due to inclement weather on October 10, 2009 in Denver, Colorado.
Stan Musial 2
Ronald Martinez/Getty Images<br><br> A statue of Stan Musial from the St. Louis Cardinals sits outside of Busch Stadium.
Scott Halleran/Getty Images<br><br> A statue was erected for former Miami Dolphins head coach Don Shula, the winningest coach in NFL history, prior to the start of the 2010 Pro Bowl at Sun State Stadium on January 31, 2010 in Miami Gardens, Florida.
Doug Benc/Getty Images<br><br> A Mighty Casey statue stands outside Space Coast Stadium in the evening after the Detroit Tigers faced the Washington Nationals at Space Coast Stadium on March 9, 2010 in Viera, Florida.
New Jersey Devils
Bruce Bennett/Getty Images<br><br> NEWARK, NJ – MARCH 17: A general view of a Devil player statue outside the Prudential Center.
Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images<br><br> LOS ANGELES – APRIL 20: Close up view of the bronze statue of late Los Angeles Lakers play-by-play announcer Chick Hearn is unveiled before Game Two of the Western Conference Quarterfinals between the Oklahoma City Thunder and Los Angeles Lakers during the 2010 NBA Playoffs at Staples Center on April 20, 2010 in Los Angeles . The Lakers won 95-92.
Scott Halleran/Getty Images <br><br> A statue of Ben Hogan is seen near the clubhouse during the third round of the 2010 Crowne Plaza Invitational at the Colonial Country Club on May 29, 2010 in Ft. Worth, Texas. )
Ronald Martinez/Getty Images<br><br> A statue of Los Angeles Lakers’ legend Magic Johnson is shown outside of Staples Center before Game Two of the 2010 NBA Finals between the Boston Celtics and the Los Angeles Lakers on June 6, 2010 in Los Angeles, California
Julian Finney/Getty Images<br><br> The statue of Fred Perry is seen on Day One of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on June 21, 2010 in London, England.
A German Flag Sticks on a Statue of St.
MARTIN SCHUTT/AFP/Getty Images<br><br> A German flag sticks on a statue of St. Wippertus (Saint Wigbert), heraldic figure of the eastern city of Koelleda, at a fountain in front of the city hall in Koelleda.
College World Series Preview
Christian Petersen/Getty Images<br><br> Detail of the statue welcoming fans to Rosenblatt Stadium in Omaha, Nebraska.
Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images<Br><br> A giant bronco statue rises above the stadium scoreboard as the Denver Broncos host the Detroit Lions during preseason NFL action at INVESCO Field at Mile High on August 21, 2010 in Denver, Colorado.
Wallabies Training Session
Cameron Spencer/Getty Images<br><br> Former Australian Wallabies captain Ken Catchpole poses with a sculpture of him during an unveiling ceremony prior to an Australian Wallabies training session at Sydney Football Stadium on September 8, 2010 in Sydney, Australia.
Christian Petersen/Getty Images<br><br> Fans of the Oakland Raiders stand near the Pat Tillman statue before the NFL game against the Arizona Cardinals at the University of Phoenix Stadium on September 26, 2010 in Glendale, Arizona.
Christian Petersen/Getty Images <br><br> A statue of baseball legend Willie Mays in Willie Mays Plaza.
Christian Petersen/Getty Images <Br><br> A statue of baseball legend Willie McCovey is seen outside of McCovey Cove .
Christian Petersen/Getty Images <br><br> A statue of baseball legend Willie McCovey is seen outside of McCovey Cove.
Bruce Bennett/Getty Images<br><br> A statue of the Anaheim Ducks mascot Wild Wing stands in front of the Honda Center.
Jeff Gross/Getty Images<br><Br> A statue is displayed outside Staples Center for former Los Angeles player and general manager Jerry West.
Statues of Cricketers Are Seen At A Busy
INDRANIL MUKHERJEE/AFP/Getty Images<br><br> Statues of cricketers are seen at a busy intersection in Chittagong on March 8, 2011. Bangladesh play England in Chittagong on March 11, in Match 28 of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2011 tournament.
Cheltenham Festival - Ladies Day
Mike Hewitt/Getty Images <br><br> A ‘live’ female jockey statue entertains the crowds at Cheltenham Racecourse on Ladies Day on March 16, 2011 in Cheltenham, England.
Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images<br><br> Fans view the John Greig statue at Ibrox Stadium in Glasgow, Scotland.
Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images<br><br> CHICAGO, IL – MARCH 30: Michael Jordan monumental statue wears the McDonald’s All American Jersey outside the United Center during the 2011 McDonald’s All American High School Boys Basketball Game on March 30, 2011 at United Center in Chicago, Illinois