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Edward (Ed) Lewis Pinckney (born March 27, 1963 in The Bronx, New York) is an American former professional basketball player in the NBA. March 27 is the 86th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (87th in Leap years). ... 1963 (MCMLXIII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (the link is to a full 1963 calendar). ... Main article: New York City The Bronx is one of the five boroughs of New York City in the United States. ... Official language(s) None, English de facto Capital Albany Largest city New York City Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 27th 141,205 km² 455 km 530 km 13. ... Sara Giauro shoots a three-point shot, FIBA Europe Cup for Women Finals 2005 Basketball is a sport in which two teams of five players each try to score points by throwing a ball through a hoop (the basket) under organized rules. ... The National Basketball Association of the United States and Canada, commonly known as the NBA, is the premier professional basketball league in North America. ...


A 6'9" forward, Pinckney led Villanova University to the NCAA title over the Georgetown Hoyas in 1985. He was the recipient of the Tournament's Most Outstanding Player after registering 16 points and 6 rebounds in the 66-64 victory. Villanova University is a private university in Villanova, Pennsylvania, a part of Radnor Township, Pennsylvania, a suburb northwest of Philadelphia on the Pennsylvania Main Line. ... This article is about the NCAA Mens Division I Basketball tournament in general. ... Not to be confused with the University of Georgetown in Georgetown, Guyana or Georgetown College in Georgetown, KY. Georgetown University is a private university in the United States. ... The Georgetown Hoyas are the name of all athletics teams that officially represent Georgetown University in college sports. ... At the conclusion of the NCAA mens and womens Division I basketball championships (the Final Four tournaments), the Associated Press selects a Most Outstanding Player. ...


Also in 1985 he was selected tenth overall by the Phoenix Suns in the NBA Draft. He also played with the Sacramento Kings, Boston Celtics, Milwaukee Bucks, Toronto Raptors, Philadelphia 76ers and Miami Heat, and retired in 1997. The Phoenix Suns are a National Basketball Association team based in Phoenix, Arizona. ... 1985 NBA Draft - 18 June 1985 See also: List of NBA Drafts, NBA Draft // Round 1 Round 2 Round Three 48. ... The Sacramento Kings are a National Basketball Association team based in Sacramento, California. ... The Boston Celtics are a National Basketball Association team based in Boston, Massachusetts. ... The Milwaukee Bucks are a National Basketball Association team based in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. ... The Toronto Raptors are a National Basketball Association team based in Toronto, Ontario. ... The Philadelphia 76ers are a National Basketball Association team based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, also known as the Sixers for short. ... The Miami Heat (or the Miami HEAT as the display name is officially rendered) are a National Basketball Association team based in Miami, Florida, USA. // Rothstein years In 1987, after some influence from Billy Cunningham, the NBA voted to expand itself by adding four new teams. ... The 1996-97 NBA season is the 51st season of the National Basketball Association. ...


He is currently an assistant coach for the Villanova Wildcats. Villanova University is a private university in Villanova, Pennsylvania, a part of Radnor Township, Pennsylvania, a suburb northwest of Philadelphia on the Pennsylvania Main Line. ...


NBA transactions

  • Selected 10th overall by the Phoenix Suns in the 1985 NBA Draft
  • Traded to the Sacramento Kings for Eddie Johnson
  • Traded to the Boston Celtics along with Joe Kleine in exchange for Danny Ainge and Brad Lohaus
  • Traded to the Milwaukee Bucks along with Sherman Douglas in exchange for Blue Edwards and Derek Strong
  • Selected from the Bucks by the Toronto Raptors in the 1995 expansion draft
  • Traded to the Philadelphia 76ers along with Tony Massenburg in exchange for Sharone Wright

1985 NBA Draft - 18 June 1985 See also: List of NBA Drafts, NBA Draft // Round 1 Round 2 Round Three 48. ... This page is a candidate for speedy deletion, because: not an article, POV If you disagree with its speedy deletion, please explain why on its talk page or at Wikipedia:Speedy deletions. ... Joseph William Kleine (b. ... Daniel Ray Ainge (born March 17, 1959 in Eugene, Oregon) is a former professional basketball and baseball player who starred in the NBA for the Boston Celtics, Sacramento Kings, Portland Trail Blazers and Phoenix Suns, and also in Major League Baseball for the Toronto Blue Jays. ... Theodore Blue Edwards (born October 31, 1965 in Washington, D.C.) is former professional basketball player who starred in the National Basketball Association. ... An Expansion Draft, in professional sports, occurs when a sports league decides to offer a new franchise or franchises. ... Tony Arnel Massenburg (born July 31, 1967 in Sussex County, Virginia) is an NBA basketball player for the San Antonio Spurs. ...

External links

  • Career college & NBA statistics @ basketballreference.com
  • Player bio: Ed Pinckney @ villanova.collegesports.com
  • "The man who helped dethrone Ewing" by Jeff D'Alessio, The Sporting News
  • Catching Up With Ed Pinckney by Jon Goode @ Boston.com – Jan. 14, 2005
  • What's up with: Ed Pinckney @ azcentral.com – Sept. 28, 2005
Preceded by:
Patrick Ewing
NCAA Basketball Tournament
Most Outstanding Player
(men's)

1985
Succeeded by:
Pervis Ellison

  Results from FactBites:
 
ESPN.com: NCB - Pinckney finds his way back to Villanova as assistant (208 words)
PHILADELPHIA -- Ed Pinckney was hired as an assistant coach at Villanova on Friday, returning to the school he helped lead to a surprising NCAA title in 1985.
Pinckney had 16 points and six rebounds on as the Wildcats stunned heavily favored Georgetown 66-64 in the championship game in Lexington, Ky.
Pinckney was named outstanding player of the Final Four.
Mount Pleasant SC Info, The Mt Pleasant News & Comment (5199 words)
Pinckney is living in the house behind the damaged ones, filled with mold and mildew, and it leaks water.
Pinckney, who lives on Social Security Disability and had no insurance on the house, (he said the house had survived Hurricane Hugo), sought help from the United Methodist Relief Center in Mount Pleasant and also the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).
Pinckney felt that a 19-year old house trailer was insufficient.
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