Henry Akin

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Henry Akin
Personal information
Born (1944-07-31) July 31, 1944 (age 74)
Detroit, Michigan
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 10 in (2.08 m)
Listed weight 225 lb (102 kg)
Career information
High school Troy (Troy, Michigan)
College Morehead State (1964–1966)
NBA draft 1966 / Round: 2 / Pick: 11th overall
Selected by the New York Knicks
Playing career 1966–1969
Position Power forward / Center
Number 10
Career history
1966–1967 New York Knicks
1967–1968 Seattle SuperSonics
1968–1969 Kentucky Colonels (ABA)
Career NBA and ABA statistics
Points 308 (3.5 ppg)
Rebounds 181 (2.1 rpg)
Assists 40 (0.5 apg)
Stats at Basketball-Reference.com

Henry T. Akin (born July 31, 1944) is a retired American basketball player.

Born in Detroit, Michigan, the 6'10", 225 lbs forward-center played collegiately for Morehead State University.

He was selected by the New York Knicks in the second round (11th overall pick) of the 1966 NBA Draft. He played in the NBA for the Knicks in 1966–67. Akin was selected by the Seattle SuperSonics in the 1967 NBA Expansion Draft and played for the Sonics in 1967–68. He played in the ABA for the Kentucky Colonels in 1968–69. [1]