Steve Green (basketball)

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Steve Green
No. 34, 42, 24
Small forward
Personal information
Born (1953-10-04) October 4, 1953 (age 61)
Madison, Indiana
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m)
Listed weight 220 lb (100 kg)
Career information
High school Silver Creek
(Sellersburg, Indiana)
College Indiana (1972–1975)
NBA draft 1975 / Round: 2 / Pick: 30th overall
Selected by the Chicago Bulls
Pro career 1975–1980
Career history
1975 Utah Stars (ABA)
1975–1976 Spirits of St. Louis (ABA)
19761979 Indiana Pacers
1979–1980 Stella Azzurra Roma (Italy)
Stats at Basketball-Reference.com

Steven Michael "Steve" Green (born October 4, 1953) is a retired American professional basketball player. He was a 6'7" (2.00 m) and 220 lb (100 kg) small forward and played collegiately at Indiana University where he was first-year head coach Bob Knight's first recruit in 1971. He attended Silver Creek High School in Sellersburg, Indiana.

Green was selected by both the Utah Stars in the 1975 ABA Draft and by the Chicago Bulls with the 12th pick of the second round in the 1975 NBA Draft. In 1975-76 he played with the Utah Stars and Spirits of St. Louis, with combined averages of 9.1 points, 3.7 rebounds and 1.2 assists per game. His NBA career consisted of three seasons with the Indiana Pacers from 1976 to 1979. He holds combined ABA/NBA career averages of 4.6 points and 2.0 rebounds per game. After his NBA career he played for one season in Italy.[1]

He entered dental school at Indiana University in 1980 and has been practising dentistry since 1984. His practice is currently located in Fishers, Indiana.[1]

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