Biography - A Short Wiki
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The name Oscar Robertson has become a household name over the years. Oscar was a professional basketball player, and he played for teams like Cincinnati Royals, Milwaukee Bucks, and also the National Basketball Association (NBA). He was a 12-time All-Star when he played for a point guard. An 11-time member of the National Basketball Association (All-NBA Team. Finally, he became the MVP award winner in 14 seasons.
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Oscar was a standout player in high school and threw his support to the school team, Crispus Attucks, he enabled them to win a state championship in 1955. This was the first time an all-black school won the first state championship in the United States. Due to his prowess in the game, he was nicknamed “Mr. Basketball” in his hometown Indiana in 1956.
Family and Personal Life
Here is Oscar Robertson's family information, including spouse, kids, and dating life.
Oscar Robertson has not only been successful in his career but also in his personal life. He has been married to his wife Yvonne Crittenden since 1960 to date. He once even made a joke saying he has been married to the same woman for a very long time. Oscar and Yvonne have three daughters named Shana, Tia, and Mara.
|Wife/Spouse (Name):||Yvonne Crittenden (m.1960)|
|Children/Kids||Yes (Shana, Tia, and Mari)|
Net Worth, Nationality and Other Facts
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|Full/Real Name||Oscar Palmer Robertson|
|Age (as of today)||84 years|
|Date of Birth||November 24, 1938|
|Place of Birth||Charlotte, Tennessee|
|Height||1.96 m, 6 feet 5 inches|
|Weight||205 kg, 452 lbs|
|Net Worth / Wealth||$300 thousand|
|Occupation||Retired Professional Basketball Player|
Height, Weight, and Age
Oscar Robertson's height is quite tall measuring 1.96 m. Boasting a weight of 205 kg. Being born on November 24, 1938, translates to an age of 84 years as of todays date (February 1, 2023).
They should have a rule: in order to be a sportswriter, you have to have played that sport, at some level; high school, college, junior college, somewhere. Or, you should have had to have been around the game for a long time.Oscar Robertson
Now, I guess, people want stars. People are trying to invent stars.Oscar Robertson
I don’t blame David Stern because a player gets on the court and he doesn’t put out competitively. No one can make you play if you don’t want to play.Oscar Robertson
It’s like all guys want to do is make a dunk, grab their shirt and yell out and scream – they could be down 30 points but that’s what they do. Okay, so you made a dunk. Get back down the floor on defense!Oscar Robertson
I’d like to think that the nature of the two teams – Boston being a championship team over the years and the Lakers, same thing – was a lot bigger than Larry Bird or Magic Johnson.Oscar Robertson