Born:August 10, 1920 in Brooklyn, New York
Died:November 13, 1998 High School: Franklin K. Lane in Brooklyn, New York
College: City College of New York
Hall of Fame: Inducted as Coach in 1986 (Full List)
As Player: 358 G, 6.1 PPG, 1.5 RPG, 2.0 APG (Full Record)
As Coach: 18 Yrs, 696-604, .535 W-L% (Full Record)
July 8, 1970: Traded a 1971 5th round draft pick (Bob Kissane) to the Phoenix Suns for Heywood Dotson.
March 29, 1971: Selected Dean Meminger (1st round, 16th pick), Gregg Northington (2nd round, 34th pick), Ken Mayfield (3rd round, 50th pick), Steve Niles (4th round, 67th pick), Bill Mainor (6th round, 101st pick), Danny Davis (7th round, 118th pick), Leroy Eldridge (8th round, 135th pick), Mike O'Brien (9th round, 151st pick), Andy Toth (10th round, 167th pick), Ken Davis (11th round, 181st pick), Carl Greenfield (12th round, 194th pick), Larry Duckworth (13th round, 206th pick) and Jack O'Connor (14th round, 215th pick) in the 1971 NBA Draft.
April 24, 1973: Selected Mel Davis (1st round, 14th pick), Pat McFarland (2nd round, 28th pick), Allie McGuire (3rd round, 49th pick), George Karl (4th round, 66th pick), Dennis Bell (5th round, 83rd pick), Lawrence Lilly (6th round, 100th pick), Mike Moore (7th round, 117th pick), Steve Rowell (8th round, 134th pick), Joe Wise (9th round, 149th pick), Ed Fields (10th round, 163rd pick) and Charles Edge (11th round, 173rd pick) in the 1973 NBA Draft.
May 28, 1974: Selected Jesse Dark (2nd round, 32nd pick), Rudy Jackson (3rd round, 50th pick), Roy Ebron (4th round, 68th pick), Greg Jackson (5th round, 86th pick), Terry Mikan (6th round, 104th pick), Billy Smith (7th round, 122nd pick), Dennis McDermott (8th round, 140th pick), Earl Brown (9th round, 157th pick) and John O'Connell (10th round, 174th pick) in the 1974 NBA Draft.