Alvin Robertson

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Birthday
22, 1962
Birthplace
Ohio
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
22, 1962 (age 56)
Birthplace
Ohio

About

Shooting guard known for his tenacious defense and numerous off-the-court troubles; 4-time NBA All-Star and 2-time NBA All-Defensive First Team selection.

Before Fame

He was drafted seventh overall by the San Antonio Spurs after playing collegiately at the University of Arkansas.

Trivia

He led the NBA in steals three times and won the 1986 Defensive Player of the Year award.

Family Life

His wife had him arrested in 1990 for beating her. He spent a month in jail during the NBA season.

Associated With

He was a four-time All-Star for the San Antonio Spurs before legendary power forward Tim Duncan came along and represented the Spurs in just about every All-Star game over the course of his long career.