Leroy Edwards

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Birthday
11, 1914
Birthplace
Indiana
Death Date
Aug 25, 1971 (57)
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
11, 1914
Birthplace
Indiana
Death Date
Aug 25, 1971 (57)

About

Legend of the National Basketball League, the NBA's predecessor, won multiple championships, scoring titles and MVP awards.

Before Fame

He was hailed as a sensation from his very first year at Kentucky, during which he scored nearly 400 points.

Trivia

An adept close-up shooter, he urged the NBL to introduce the three-second rule, which forbade an offensive player to stay under the basket longer than three seconds.

Family Life

He grew up in Indianapolis, Indiana.

Associated With

Al Cervi was another legendary player of the National Basketball League.

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