Bob Lienhard

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Lienhard in 1975

Bob Lienhard (April 2, 1948 – September 22, 2018)[1] was an American basketball player. He was born in The Bronx, New York. He played for the University of Georgia.

Lienhard was drafted by the National Basketball Association's Phoenix Suns in the 1970 NBA draft (10th pick of the 4th round, 61st overall).[2] In Italy, he played for with Pallacanestro Cantu from 1970 to 1978.

Lienhard died of emphysema on September 22, 2018 at the age of 70.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Basket, addio a Bob Lienhard: stella con Cantù, giocò a Monza nella Forti e liberi (Italian)
  2. "1970 NBA Draft". basketball-reference.com. 2006-09-08. Retrieved 2007-05-06.