Corky Calhoun

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Corky Calhoun
Personal information
Born (1950-11-01) November 1, 1950 (age 68)
Waukegan, Illinois
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m)
Listed weight 210 lb (95 kg)
Career information
High school Waukegan (Waukegan, Illinois)
College Penn (1969–1972)
NBA draft 1972 / Round: 1 / Pick: 4th overall
Selected by the Phoenix Suns
Playing career 1972–1979
Position Small forward
Number 20, 10
Career history
19721974 Phoenix Suns
19741976 Los Angeles Lakers
19761978 Portland Trail Blazers
19781980 Indiana Pacers
Career highlights and awards
Career statistics
Points 2,896 (5.3 ppg)
Rebounds 1,962 (3.6 rpg)
Assists 601 (1.1 apg)
Stats at Basketball-Reference.com

David "Corky" Calhoun (born November 1, 1950) is an American former professional basketball player.

Calhoun played college basketball for the University of Pennsylvania.[1] Calhoun was selected by the Phoenix Suns in the 1972 NBA Draft with the 4th overall pick and by the Kentucky Colonels in the 1972 American Basketball Association draft. Calhoun played for the Phoenix Suns for 3 years before being traded to the Los Angeles Lakers. He joined the Portland Trail Blazers as a free agent in 1976, and was a member of their championship team that year. After two seasons with the Blazers, Calhoun was traded to the Indiana Pacers where he was released in the middle of the 1980 season. He considered playing in France, but ultimately took a job offer from Mobil Oil Corporation (now Exxon Mobil) where he has been working since as U.S. fuels marketing coordinator.[2] He currently is Vice President – Marketing at Capitol Petroleum Group LLC as reported http://www.linkedin.com/pub/corky-calhoun/7a/6a5/57.

References

  • Career statistics and player information from Basketball-Reference.com
Notes
  1. ^ BasketballReference.com Corky Calhoun page
  2. ^ The 1976–77 NBA champion Portland Trail Blazers: 30 years later, Oregonlive.com, June 4, 2007


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