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Rick Barry

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Birthday
28, 1944
Birthplace
Elizabeth, NJ
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
28, 1944 (age 75)
Birthplace
Elizabeth, NJ

About

Hall of Fame guard and 8-time NBA All-Star who was a prolific scorer in both the ABA and NBA. He was named Finals MVP in 1975 after leading the Golden State Warriors to an NBA Championship.

Before Fame

He met his future wife at the University of Miami, where she was his head coach's daughter.

Trivia

He was the only player to lead the NBA, ABA and NCAA in scoring.

Family Life

He raised four sons, Scotter, Jon, Brent, and Drew, who all became professional basketball players. In 1991, he married Lynn Norenberg Barry after previously being married to Pam Hale from 1965 to 1981.

Associated With

One longtime NBA writer called him Ricky Balboa, named after Sylvester Stallone's Rocky Balboa character.