Steve Hawes

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Steve Hawes
Steve Hawes 1972.jpg
Steve Hawes c. 1972
Personal information
Born (1950-05-26) May 26, 1950 (age 68)
Seattle, Washington
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 9 in (2.06 m)
Listed weight 220 lb (100 kg)
Career information
High school Mercer Island
(Mercer Island, Washington)
College Washington (1969–1972)
NBA draft 1972 / Round: 2 / Pick: 24th overall
Selected by the Cleveland Cavaliers
Playing career 1972–1985
Position Center
Career history
1972–1974 Reyer Venezia Mestre
19741975 Houston Rockets
1975–1976 Portland Trail Blazers
19761983 Atlanta Hawks
19831984 Seattle SuperSonics
1984–1985 Reyer Giomo Venezia
Career highlights and awards
Career NBA statistics
Points 5,768 (8.4 ppg)
Rebounds 4,272 (6.2 rpg)
Assists 1,288 (1.9 apg)
Stats at

Steven Sherburne Hawes (born May 26, 1950) is a retired American basketball player.

Hawes played high school basketball at Mercer Island High School.[1]

A 6'9" center from the University of Washington, Hawes played ten seasons (1974–84) in the National Basketball Association as a member of the Houston Rockets, Portland Trail Blazers, Atlanta Hawks, and Seattle SuperSonics. He scored 5,768 career points and grabbed 4,272 career rebounds.[1]

Hawes was voted on to the Washington's All-Century basketball team which was selected by a fan vote in 2002.[2]

Hawes's nephew, Spencer Hawes, was selected by the Sacramento Kings in the 2007 NBA Draft.[3]


  1. ^ a b Steve Hawes, Accessed November 28, 2007.
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2011-06-17. Retrieved 2010-01-07. 
  3. ^ 2007 NBA Draft Board-Spencer Hawes

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