Greg Smith (basketball, born 1947)

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Greg Smith
Personal information
Born (1947-06-28) June 28, 1947 (age 71)
Princeton, Kentucky
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)
Listed weight 195 lb (88 kg)
Career information
High school Caldwell County (Caldwell, Kentucky)
College Western Kentucky (1965–1968)
NBA draft 1968 / Round: 4 / Pick: 50th overall
Selected by the Milwaukee Bucks
Playing career 1968–1975
Position Forward
Number 4
Career history
19681971 Milwaukee Bucks
19711972 Houston Rockets
19721975 Portland Trail Blazers
Career highlights and awards
Career statistics
Points 4,097 (7.8 ppg)
Rebounds 3,249 (6.2 rpg)
Assists 969 (1.8 apg)
Stats at

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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