Oscar Robertson

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Oscar Robertson
No. 14, 1
Point guard
Personal information
Born (1938-11-24) November 24, 1938 (age 79)
Charlotte, Tennessee
NationalityAmerican
High schoolCrispus Attucks
Listed height6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)
Listed weight220 lb (100 kg)
Career information
CollegeCincinnati (1957–1960)
NBA Draft1958 / Pick: Territorial/1st
Selected by the Cincinnati Royals
Pro career1960–1974 (14 years)
LeagueNBA
Career history
19601970Cincinnati Royals
19701974Milwaukee Bucks
Career highlights and awards
Career NBA statistics
Points26,710 (25.7 ppg)
Rebounds7,804 (7.5 rpg)
Assists9,887 (9.5 apg)
Stats at Basketball-Reference.com
Basketball Hall of Fame as player
FIBA Hall of Fame as player

Oscar Palmer Robertson (born November 24, 1938) is a retired NBA basketball player. His nickname is the Big "O". He played at the guard position for the Cincinnati Royals from 1960 to 1970 and for the Milwaukee Bucks from 1970 to 1974.[1] He is in the NBA basketball's Hall of Fame.[2][3]

Career highlights[change | change source]

Robertson won an NBA championship with the Bucks in 1971, and won the NBA's Most Valuable Player award in 1964. He was also named to the All-NBA First Team nine times, and was an NBA All-Star twelve times.

References[change | change source]

  1. basketball-reference.com. "Oscar Robertson stats". Retrieved 2007-01-25.
  2. http://www.hoophall.com/hall-of-famers/tag/oscar-p-robertson
  3. http://www.nba.com/history/players/robertson_summary.html