Hall of Popularity basketball participant known for his achievement using the Syracuse Nationals as well as the Philadelphia 76ers. He earned the Haggerty Honor for greatest male college golf ball player of the entire year while playing at NY College or university. He was called among the 50 Greatest Players in NBA History with a -panel of writers, sports athletes, and instructors in 1996. His dad Carl was a pickup truck drivers. Tina, his mom, was a homemaker. These were both Romanian Jewish immigrants. He was chosen among the best 12 retired players for the NBA 25th Anniversary Group along with Expenses Russell.