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Steve Green (basketball)

Steven Michael Green (born October 4, 1953) is a retired American professional basketball player. He was a 6'7" (2.00 m) and 220 lb (100 kg) small forward and played collegiately at Indiana University where he was first-year head coach Bob Knight's first recruit in 1971. He attended Silver Creek High School in Sellersburg, Indiana.

Steve Green
Personal information
Born (1953-10-04) October 4, 1953 (age 66)
Madison, Indiana
Listed height6 ft 7 in (2.01 m)
Listed weight220 lb (100 kg)
Career information
High schoolSilver Creek
(Sellersburg, Indiana)
CollegeIndiana (1972–1975)
NBA draft1975 / Round: 2 / Pick: 30th overall
Selected by the Chicago Bulls
Playing career1975–1980
PositionSmall forward
Number34, 42, 24
Career history
1975Utah Stars
1975–1976Spirits of St. Louis
19761979Indiana Pacers
1979–1980Stella Azzurra Roma
Career highlights and awards
Stats at

Professional careerEdit

Green was selected by both the Utah Stars in the 1975 American Basketball Association Draft and by the Chicago Bulls with the 12th pick of the second round in the 1975 NBA Draft. In 1975-76 he played with the Utah Stars and Spirits of St. Louis, with combined averages of 9.1 points, 3.7 rebounds and 1.2 assists per game. His NBA career consisted of three seasons with the Indiana Pacers from 1976 to 1979. He holds combined ABA/NBA career averages of 4.6 points and 2.0 rebounds per game. After his NBA career he played for one season in Italy.[1]

Personal lifeEdit

He entered at the Indiana University School of Dentistry in 1980 and has been practicing dentistry since 1984. His practice is currently located in Fishers, Indiana.[1]


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