Marv Roberts

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Marv Roberts
Personal information
Born (1950-01-29) January 29, 1950 (age 65)
Brooklyn, New York
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m)
Listed weight 200 lb (91 kg)
Career information
High school George W. Wingate
(Brooklyn, New York)
College Utah State (1968–1971)
NBA draft 1971 / Round: 3 / Pick: 45th overall
Selected by the Detroit Pistons
Pro career 1971–1979
Position Power forward / Center
Number 31, 14, 30
Career history
19711974 Denver Rockets (ABA)
1974 Carolina Cougars (ABA)
19741976 Kentucky Colonels (ABA)
1976 Virginia Squires (ABA)
1976–1977 Los Angeles Lakers
1978–1979 Sporting Club Gira (Italy)
Career highlights and awards
Career ABA and NBA statistics
Points 3,345 (8.3 ppg)
Rebounds 1,570 (3.9 rpg)
Assists 517 (1.3 apg)
Stats at

Marv Roberts is an American former basketball player.

Roberts, a native of Brooklyn, New York, played college basketball at Utah State University.

Roberts was drafted by the Detroit Pistons in the 3rd round of the 1971 NBA draft. He signed with the Denver Rockets of the American Basketball Association.

Roberts played for the Rockets beginning in 1971 and was traded to the Carolina Cougars during the 1973-74 season. Roberts joined the Kentucky Colonels for the 1974-75 season and was part of the Colonels team that won the 1975 ABA Championship.

Following Kentucky's championship season Roberts was traded to the Virginia Squires. The Squires folded at the conclusion of the 1975-76 ABA season, just before the ABA-NBA merger. As a result, Roberts ended up with the Los Angeles Lakers for the 1976-77 season.

Roberts scored 3,345 points in his six NBA/ABA seasons.