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Name:Bobby Jones
Hometown:Charlotte, NC
High School:South Mecklenburg
Born:December 18, 1951 (67)
Height/Weight:6-9
Position:Forward
Notes:Basketball

A nod to Bobby Jones, Hall of Famer and one of the greats in Denver Nuggets history
Bobby Jones made his pro basketball debut in the ABA with the Nuggets in 1974 and hit the ground running. Having played under the great...

Hall Of Fame Induction Is The Ultimate Honor For Bobby Jones, The Ultimate ‘Anti-Scorer’
As he walked into the Springfield Symphony Hall for his enshrinement into the Basketball Hall of Fame on Friday, Bobby Jones couldn’t help but wonder...

Video: Bobby Jones’ Basketball Hall of Fame Enshrinement Speech
1974 All-American, 1983 NBA Champion, 4x NBA All-Star, and 8x NBA All-Defensive Team member Bobby Jones becomes the 7th former UNC player and 11th Tar...

Former 76er Bobby Jones enters the basketball Hall of Fame
Wearing a blue suit offset by a sky-blue Philadelphia 76ers tie and a simple white pocket square, plain-old Bobby Jones fast-breaked through his acceptance speech...

The college career of 2019 Basketball Hall of Famer Bobby Jones
Bobby Jones - Before a Nike poster dubbed him “The Secretary of Defense,” Jones was a star in Chapel Hill, leading the North Carolina Tar...

Bobby Jones, Far Tougher Than He Looks, Followed A Long, Hard Road To The Hall Of Fame
Yet there was Bobby Jones on Thursday, donning an orange Hall of Fame blazer during a ceremony celebrating him and the rest of this year’s...

Podcast: Bobby Jones, A Hall-Of-Fame Story
As Bobby Jones enters the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, learn more about his career and life on this long-form edition of The BroadCast,...

Bobby Jones compares guarding Larry Bird to Dr. J. and reveals who he’d like to guard today
Bobby Jones still occasionally falls into old habits while watching basketball on television. He’ll size up a star player and think about how he’d try...

Bobby Jones Set To Enter Basketball Hall Of Fame Friday
Bobby Jones, a standout on Dean Smith's Tar Heel teams in the early 1970s and one of the NBA's greatest defensive players, will be enshrined...

“Secretary of Defense” Bobby Jones reflects on colorful career as Hall of Fame enshrinement nears
Former Denver Nuggets forward Bobby Jones had been named a finalist for the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame before, and four separate times his hopes...


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