Dale Schlueter

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Dale Schlueter
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Personal information
Born(1945-11-12)November 12, 1945
Tacoma, Washington
DiedJuly 24, 2014(2014-07-24) (aged 68)
Portland, Oregon
NationalityAmerican
Listed height6 ft 10 in (2.08 m)
Listed weight225 lb (102 kg)
Career information
High schoolGeorge Washington
(Denver, Colorado)
CollegeColorado State (1964–1967)
NBA draft1967 / Round: 6 / Pick: 63rd overall
Selected by the San Francisco Warriors
Playing career1968–1978
PositionCenter
Number54
Career history
19681970San Francisco Warriors
19701972Portland Trail Blazers
1972–1973Philadelphia 76ers
1973–1974Atlanta Hawks
19741976Buffalo Braves
1976–1977Phoenix Suns
1977–1978Portland Trail Blazers
Career NBA statistics
Points3,130 (5.3 ppg)
Rebounds3,034 (5.2 rpg)
Assists920 (1.6 apg)
Stats at Basketball-Reference.com

Dale Wayne Schlueter (November 12, 1945 – July 24, 2014) was an American professional basketball player born in Tacoma, Washington.

A 6'10" center from Colorado State University, Schlueter was selected by the San Francisco Warriors in the sixth round of the 1967 NBA draft and by the Houston Mavericks in the 1967 ABA Draft.

Schlueter played in the National Basketball Association from 1968 to 1978 as a member of the San Francisco Warriors, Portland Trail Blazers, Philadelphia 76ers, Atlanta Hawks, Buffalo Braves, and Phoenix Suns. He averaged 5.3 points and 5.2 rebounds over his career.[1] He died of cancer on July 24, 2014.[2]

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