Greg Smith (basketball, born 1947)

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Greg Smith
Personal information
Born (1947-06-28) June 28, 1947 (age 71)
Princeton, Kentucky
NationalityAmerican
Listed height6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)
Listed weight195 lb (88 kg)
Career information
High schoolCaldwell County (Caldwell, Kentucky)
CollegeWestern Kentucky (1965–1968)
NBA draft1968 / Round: 4 / Pick: 50th overall
Selected by the Milwaukee Bucks
Playing career1968–1975
PositionForward
Number4
Career history
19681971Milwaukee Bucks
19711972Houston Rockets
19721975Portland Trail Blazers
Career highlights and awards
Career statistics
Points4,097 (7.8 ppg)
Rebounds3,249 (6.2 rpg)
Assists969 (1.8 apg)
Stats at Basketball-Reference.com

Gregory Darnell Smith (born January 28, 1947) is an American retired basketball player.

Smith was born in Princeton, Kentucky and played college basketball at Western Kentucky University and was drafted by the Kentucky Colonels in the 1968 American Basketball Association draft and by the Milwaukee Bucks in the fourth round of the 1968 NBA draft.[1]

Smith played forward for the Milwaukee Bucks (1968–72), Houston Rockets (1972) and Portland Trail Blazers (1972–76).

He helped the Bucks win the 1970–71 NBA Championship and the 1971–72 NBA Midwest Division.

In 8 seasons Smith played in 524 games and had 12,269 minutes played. He had a .482 field goal percentage (1,737 for 3,607), and a .646 free throw percentage (623 for 965). He recorded 3,249 total rebounds, 969 assists, 1,553 personal fouls and 4,097 points.

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