On This Date in NBA History: July 17, Connie Hawkins was born


1942 – Happy 71st birthday to Hall of Fame F/C Connie Hawkins. For the 1968 ABA champion Pittsburgh Pipers, Hawkins was the ABA MVP as well as the Playoffs MVP. In addition, during his NBA career with the Suns, Lakers and Hawks, he was a 4-time All-Star.

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