Grant Hill's career was a mix of success and struggle. At Duke, he starred on back-to-back national championship teams. He was drafted No. 3 by the Detroit Pistons in 1994, and went on to become co-Rookie of the Year in '95 before appearing in seven All-Star Games. But the 6-foot-8 forward also struggled with injuries throughout his career. On June 1, 2013, he announced his retirement from the NBA after 19 seasons. Here's a look back at some classic photos of Hill, on and off the court.
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As a freshman, Hill helped the Blue Devils upend unbeaten UNLV in the 1991 semifinals -- a rematch of the previous year's national championship game, won handily by the Runnin' Rebels -- and then defeat Kansas 72-65 in the final for Duke's first championship.
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Hill had 10 points, eight rebounds, three assists and two blocks in the 1991 title victory.
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In 1992, he and the Blue Devils picked up a second straight NCAA title with a 71-51 win over Michigan in the final. Earlier in the tournament, Hill played a big part in what many consider to be the greatest NCAA game of all time: His long inbound pass led to Christian Laettner's game-winning, buzzer-beating jumper in Duke's 104-103 overtime victory against Kentucky.
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Grant's father, Calvin Hill, graduated from Yale and went on to become a three-time All-Pro running back for the Dallas Cowboys. Here they are donning similar Cosby sweaters on Duke's campus in 1993.
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Hill was named co-Rookie of the Year with Jason Kidd in 1995.
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Hill won a gold medal with the U.S. Olympic team in 1996.
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He stayed involved in the Durham, N.C., community. Here he's waiting to be introduced to a group of kids at a local basketball camp.
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In August 2000, Hill moved to Orlando as part of a sign-and-trade deal with Detroit. The Magic were counting on Hill and fellow newcomer Tracy McGrady to lead them to championships, but Hill played only four, 14 and 29 games his first three seasons in Orlando because of injuries. Orlando never won a playoff series in the McGrady-Hill era.
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Look at that! A Tar Heel and a Blue Devil playing nice!
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Hill joined Regis and Kelly in Disney World ... not New York City.
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Not sure why he's spinning a melon on his finger and showing off his refrigerator.
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To rehab his multiple injuries, Hill took to swimming. Nice goggles.
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Just chillin' in the hammock. No big deal.
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In 2010, Hill earned the first series victory of his career as the Suns defeated the Blazers in six games. Phoenix would make it all the way to the Western Conference finals, where they fell to the Kobe Bryant-led Lakers in six games.
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Hill signed with the Clippers in the summer of 2012 but would appear in just 29 games for Los Angeles.
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