Lenny Wilkens

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Birthday
28, 1937
Birthplace
Brooklyn, NY
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
28, 1937 (age 81)
Birthplace
Brooklyn, NY

About

Hall of Fame point guard and coach who was part of the 1992 US Olympic Dream Team; named to 9 NBA All-Star games and coached 6 different NBA teams from 1969 to 2005.

Before Fame

At Boys High School in Brooklyn, New York, he was teammates with future MLB player Tommy Davis.

Trivia

He coached the Seattle SuperSonics to the franchise's first and only NBA Championship in 1979.

Family Life

He had a son, Randy, with his wife Marilyn.

Associated With

He coached the Toronto Raptors and star guard/forward Vince Carter from 2000 to 2003.