On This Date in NBA History: September 14, Larry Brown was Born


Mar 2, 2013; Birmingham, AL, USA; SMU Mustangs head coach Larry Brown reacts to his teams play during the game against the UAB Blazers at Bartow Arena. Mandatory Credit: Marvin Gentry-USA TODAY Sports

1940 – Happy 73rd birthday to Southern Methodist University Head Basketball Coach Larry Brown. He played five ABA seasons and led the league in assists in three. The Hall of Famer coached for 30 professional years and won four Coach of the Year awards. He also won the NBA championship with the Detroit Pistons in 2004.

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