George Gervin

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Birthday
27, 1952
Birthplace
Detroit, MI
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
27, 1952 (age 66)
Birthplace
Detroit, MI

About

Hall of Fame shooting guard known as "The Iceman" for his grace under pressure. He played the bulk of his career with the San Antonio Spurs in the ABA and NBA and was a 12-time All-Star between the two leagues, as well as a 5-time All-NBA First Team selection and 4-time NBA scoring champion.

Before Fame

After a standout career at Martin Luther King High School in Detroit, Michigan, he played two years of college basketball at Eastern Michigan University.

Trivia

After retiring from the NBA, he played professionally in the CBA as well as in Italy and Spain.

Family Life

He married Joyce King two times, first in 1976 and again in 1985.

Associated With

He and Kobe Bryant are considered to be two of the greatest pure shooting guards in NBA history.