John Lucas III - Career stats, game logs, biographical info, awards, and achievements for the NBA, G-League, NCAA, and International leagues.
I grew up in the 70’s in Durham,NC and way before the NBA,John Lucas Jr. was a hero especially to us... little Black boys! He probably never knew it,but he was an super hero to many of us! Yes he was a great basketball and tennis star,and really the first 2 sport superstar,but what made him so special was that he was approachable.
May 11, 2017 · Lucas, a longtime Houston resident, was an NBA head coach for the Spurs, Philadelphia 76ers and Cleveland Cavaliers. His Rockets face playoff elimination in Game 6 on Thursday night in their... John Lucas, born on October 31, 1953 in Durham, North Carolina is a retired American professional basketball player and coach. Lucas attended the University of Maryland (B.A. - Education 1976) where he was an all-American performer in basketball and tennis. John Lucas played in the NBA for 14 years from 1976-90. John Lucas couldn’t stop using drugs when he was in the NBA. Now he counsels others on how to stay clean. An All-American in both basketball and tennis at Maryland, Lucas was the first overall selection of the 1976 NBA draft by the Houston Rockets. ne of our premier events, John Lucas All-Star Weekend is a two-day tournament that brings together a collection of the finest 2nd thru 8th grade teams in the country. The competition is intense, and allows players and teams to showcase their talent in front of respected national evaluators.
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