Hall of Fame New York Knicks center who scored over 20,000 career points and was named to 11 NBA All-Star teams over the course of his 16-year career.
He grew up playing cricket and soccer in Jamaica.
He led Georgetown to an NCAA Championship in 1984 and was named the National Player of the Year in 1985.
He married Rita Williams in 1990 and they had three children together before divorcing in 1998.
He was an assistant coach with the Orlando Magic when they acquired All-Star center Dwight Howard.