Starred in the NBA for 12 seasons and was inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in 2010.
He was a star player for the 1960 US men's basketball team that won a gold medal at the 1960 Summer Olympics.
He won his only NBA title in 1971, his last year in the NBA.
He married Ella Boozer in 1962.
He played one season for the Los Angeles Lakers as a reserve behind Hall of Fame guard Jerry West.