76ers' leading scorer, Hall of Famer Hal Greer dies at 81

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76ers' leading scorer, Hall of Famer Hal Greer dies at 81
76ers' leading scorer, Hall of Famer Hal Greer dies at 81

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Hal Greer, a Hall of Fame guard and the Philadelphia 76ers' career leading scorer, has died. The Sixers said Greer died Saturday night in Arizona after a brief illness. He was 81. Greer spent 15 seasons with the Syracuse Nationals and Philadelphia 76ers and finished his career with a record 21,586 points. He's also the 76ers' career leader in field goals, field goals attempted, games and minutes played. Greer was the first player to have his number retired (15) by the 76ers in 1976. Greer also became the first player to be honored with a sculpture on 76ers Legends Walk at the team training complex in 2017. Greer made 10 straight All-Star games and earned All-Star Game MVP

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