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PUSH COMES TO SHOVE
... moved to a 2-1 lead in the first round—and Havlicek not only responded with 35 points but steered the offense and forced Hal Greer into some bad shooting.
A Team That Was Blessed
That's what Wilt Chamberlain calls the unbeaten '56-57 North Carolina Tar Heels, who upset his Kansas Jayhawks in triple overtime in the most exciting NCAA final ever
Last season, OHIO U. and MARSHALL were second and third in the nation in total team offense, and Wayne Embry and Hal Greer were close to the leaders in ...
SARGE TAKES PHILLY TO THE TOP
He was Wilt's coach at San Francisco, and before that he coached the Syracuse emigrants—Chet Walker, Hal Greer, Dave Gambee and Larry Costello—up ...
THE NEW SPIRIT OF THE 76ERS
... and again; Hal Greer getting away from K.C.; Tom Sanders wandering aimlessly on defense where once he strode like a little Bill Russell; and Russell himself, ...
THE STARS ARE READY
With Hal Greer and Larry Costello, Syracuse needs guards like the Yankees need a center-fielder, but Meriwether moves so well the team may end up carrying ...
The spirit of the 76ers is willing
But the flesh is weak. In 1967 Philadelphia won the NBA title. This year, because of bad drafts, bad trades and bad management, a bunch of has-beens, never-wases and won't-bes may set a league record for losses
THE DOCTOR WORKS HIS MAGIC
West, Hal Greer, Sam Jones, Lenny Wilkens, Guy Rodgers, Don Ohl and Dick Barnett are all older still. Archie Clark and Wally Jones at Philadelphia; Jeff Mullins ...
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Hal Greer, Basketball player. Another of the NBA's 50 greatest players, the sweet- shooting guard from Huntington was the first African-American to receive a
THE PLAY THAT WON THE TITLE
When play resumed, Guard Hal Greer prepared to throw the ball in, the Celtics tried to anticipate Philadelphia's plan, and 13,909 spectators held their breath.