NBA legend dead: Wes Unseld died - his Jersey number is not assigned until today | More sports

NBA deceased legend: He was five times in the All-Star Team and won the only championship of the Washington Wizards. The NBA legend Wes Unseld died at 2. Jun

NBA legend dead: Wes Unseld died - his Jersey number is not assigned until today | More sports

NBA deceased legend: He was five times in the All-Star Team and won the only championship of the Washington Wizards.

The NBA legend Wes Unseld died at 2. June, after long health problems. The former professional Basketball was in five years ago, part of the All-Star Teams , and is part of the Hall of Fame . His Jersey number is no longer given in Washington today.

Washington - The former American Basketball icon Wes Unseld passed away, such as the members of the long-time professionals reported to be. Unseld died on Tuesday at the age of 74 years due to illness. The NBA legend struggled more with health problems, most recently with a lung inflammation.

NBA legend died: Wes Unseld since 1988, in the Hall of Fame

As the family in a Statement on Tuesday (2. June) on the NBA Homepage expressed, to Unseld to be "today, Tomorrow peacefully passed away ". "He was the Rock of our family", - stated in the message, in which he is called "very humble Patriarch" described, "the enjoyed it, to be with his wife, his children, friends, and teammates together."

Since 1988, Wes Unseld is part of the hall of fame Hall of Fame and had an unusually steep career path. According to Wilt Chamberlain, the second player chosen in his first season as a professional to the Rookie of the Year and MVP ("most valuable player") was Unselt. During his large professional career, Unseld between 1969 and 1975, was elected five times to the All-Star Team.

NBA legend died: His Jersey number is not awarded

Of Wes Unseld , however, remained denied, however, made him the year 1978, is a legend in Washington. This year he led his Team, the Washington Bullets (the equivalent of today's Washington Wizards), to today single championship . Unseld is in Washington, a legend, and played 13 years for the Bullets Team that was set up in 1973 in Baltimore. Even after his career as Active of a 2.01-Meter-man seven years as a Coach at his Bullets worked. His Jersey number 41 is no longer awarded since the end of his career with the Washington Wizards.

Outside its NBA career was able to represent Unseld in the United States in 1967, twice successfully. At the Universiade in Tokyo, as well as at the pan American Games in Winnipeg, he won with his Teams each of the gold medal for his country.

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Updated Date: 03 June 2020, 11:33

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