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Billy Cunningham

William John Cunningham (Billy, The Kangaroo Kid)

  • Position: Forward-Center • Height: 6-6 • Weight: 210 lbs
  • Born: June 3, 1943 in Brooklyn, New York
  • High School: Erasmus Hall in Brooklyn, New York
  • College: University of North Carolina
  • Draft: Philadelphia 76ers, 1st round (5th pick, 5th overall), 1965 NBA Draft
  • NBA Debut: October 16, 1965
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Jerseys Worn
  • 32
    Philadelphia 76ers
    1966-1972, 1975-1976
  • 32
    Carolina Cougars
    1973-1974

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