The No. 17 pick selected by the New York Knicks in the 1967 NBA Draft.
Career stats (1967-1980): 6.7 points-per-game, 4.30 rebounds-per-game, 1.1 assists-per-game.
College: University of North Dakota
Highlights: 2 time NBA champion (1970, 1973). NBA All-Rookie First Team (1968)
Notes/Known For: Jackson is known for his successful coaching career. He is the only coach to win at least ten championships in any of North America’s major professional sports.
Teams Played For: New York Knicks (1967-1978). New Jersey Nets (1978-1980)
15 Great NBA Players Who Were Not the No. 1 Draft Pick was originally published on theurbandaily.com