He was also named one of the 50 greatest players of all time in 1996, joining legends like Michael Jordan, Larry Bird, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Dave Bing on the National Basketball Association 50th Anniversary All-Time Team. His life will be celebrated at tonight's Sixers-Heat game in Philadelphia. Greer was inducted into the Marshall University Athletics Hall of Fame for his career in basketball and baseball in 1985.
The Philadelphia 76ers organization mourns the passing of Hal Greer, an NBA champion, Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Famer and team legend. He was a second-round pick by the Syracuse Nationals in the 1958 NBA Draft.
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Greer was the first player to have his number retired by the 76ers when the team hung his No. 15 jersey from the rafters in 1976. Greer finished his career with 21,586 points and remains the 76ers' career leader in field goals, field goals attempted, games and minutes played.
We extend our deepest condolences and send our love, thoughts and prayers to the Greer family during this hard time.
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"In addition to his historic contributions on the court, Greer will forever be remembered as a true gentleman who used the tremendous platform of basketball to uplift and inspire others", the team said in a statement. The Associated Press reports he was also the first to be honored with a sculpture on the 76ers Legends Walk at the team training complex in 2017.
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