Bill Dinwiddie

Rashid K. Shabazz (born William E. Dinwiddie; July 15, 1943) is an American retired professional basketball player who played in the National Basketball Association (NBA). He started the 1966-67 season playing for the Columbus Comets of the North American Basketball League (NABL). Dinwiddie then signed as a free agent with the Cincinnati Royals in 1966 and began playing with the team in 1967.[1] In 1969, he was traded to the Boston Celtics for Bob Cousy. He was later traded to the Milwaukee Bucks for a sixth-round draft pick.

Bill Dinwiddie
Personal information
Born (1943-07-15) July 15, 1943 (age 78)
Listed height6 ft 7 in (2.01 m)
Listed weight220 lb (100 kg)
Career information
High schoolMuncie Central
(Muncie, Indiana)
CollegeNew Mexico Highlands (1962–1966)
NBA draft1966 / Undrafted
Playing career1967–1972
Number18, 27, 20
Career history
19671969Cincinnati Royals
1970–1971Boston Celtics
1971–1972Milwaukee Bucks
Career statistics
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  1. ^ "Bill Dinwiddie". Retrieved 2011-06-16.