How many college basketball teams are there?
Who was the first person to play in the NBA?
|Career highlights and awards|
|All-ABL First Team (1948) Consensus second-team All-American (1941)|
|Stats at NBA.com|
Who was the first white NBA player?
|College||Weber State (1941–1943) Utah (1943–1944, 1946–1947)|
|NBA draft||1947 / Round: 7 / Pick: 61st overall|
|Selected by the New York Knicks|
Is Manu Ginobili Hispanic?
Since 24 September 2021, Ginóbili had been appointed as special advisor to Basketball operations for the San Antonio Spurs.
|San Antonio Spurs|
|Born||28 July 1977 Bahía Blanca, Argentina|
|Nationality||Argentine / Italian|
|Listed height||6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)|
|Listed weight||205 lb (93 kg)|
Where is Manu Ginobili from?
Who was the first black basketball player?
Please contact support. On April 25, 1950, Charles Chuck Cooper made history when he became the first African-American player to be drafted by an NBA team. But Lloyd found success elsewhere. He spent more than 10 years working for the Detroit Board of Education.