Charles Smith (basketball, born 1967)
November 29, 1967 |
|Listed height||6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)|
|Listed weight||160 lb (73 kg)|
|High school||All Saints (Washington, D.C.)|
|NBA draft||1989 / Undrafted|
|1990–1991||Rapid City Thrillers|
|1995||Florida Beach Dogs|
|1996||Florida Beach Dogs|
|1996||Red Star Belgrade|
|1996–1997||Florida Beach Dogs|
|1997–1998||La Crosse Bobcats|
|1998||Vaqueros de Bayamón|
|2000||Media Broker Messina|
|2000–2001||La Crosse Bobcats|
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|Career NBA statistics|
|Stats at Basketball-Reference.com|
Smith also played for the 1988 United States Men's Olympic Basketball Team, the last American team not to feature NBA players.
Conviction of vehicular homicide
On March 12, 1992, Smith was convicted of vehicular homicide and leaving the scene of a crime, in the hit-and-run deaths of two Boston University students on March 22, 1991. He subsequently served time in prison.
On October 21, 2010, Smith was shot twice in the chest at his home in Bowie, Maryland. Smith underwent surgery and survived. The next day, police discovered "large quantity of cocaine and evidence of a gambling operation" in a search of his home.
- Smith, a former Celtic, gets a split verdict, abstract The New York Times. March 13, 1992. Accessed August 27, 2007.
- Charles E. Smith, former Hoya, NBA player, shot in Bowie; drugs found in home | TBD.com Archived October 25, 2010, at the Wayback Machine.
- Report: Former Boston Celtic Charles Smith shot, hospitalized – ESPN Boston
- "Ex-Hoyas star Smith shot at Bowie home, police say". The Baltimore Sun. October 23, 2010.