Joe Pace

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For the musician, see Joe Pace (musician).
Joe Pace
Personal information
Born (1953-12-18) December 18, 1953 (age 63)
New Brunswick, New Jersey
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 10 in (2.08 m)
Listed weight 220 lb (100 kg)
Career information
High school Franklin (Somerset, New Jersey)
NBA draft 1976 / Round: 2 / Pick: 31st overall
Selected by the Washington Bullets
Playing career 1976–1981
Position Center
Number 44
Career history
19761978 Washington Bullets
1979–1981 Scavolini Pesaro
Career highlights and awards
Stats at

Joe Pace (born December 18, 1953) is an American former professional basketball player. He played in the NBA for the Washington Bullets and in Italy.

College career[edit]

Pace played college basketball at Maryland Eastern Shore and Coppin State.

Professional career[edit]

Pace won a league championship with the Washington Bullets in 1977–78.

On August 8, 1978, he was signed as a free agent by the Boston Celtics, but he never played a regular season game for the team.


In May 2008, he resided at a homeless shelter in Seattle.[1]


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