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The name Oscar Robertson has become a household name over the years. Oscar was a professional basketball player, and he played for teams like Cincinnati Royals, Milwaukee Bucks, and also the National Basketball Association (NBA). He was a 12-time All-Star when he played for a point guard. An 11-time member of the National Basketball Association (All-NBA Team. Finally, he became the MVP award winner in 14 seasons.
Oscar Robertson has been very successful throughout the years.
Oscar was a standout player in high school and threw his support to the school team, Crispus Attucks, he enabled them to win a state championship in 1955. This was the first time an all-black school won the first state championship in the United States. Due to his prowess in the game, he was nicknamed “Mr. Basketball” in his hometown Indiana in 1956.
Family and Personal Life
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Oscar Robertson has not only been successful in his career but also in his personal life. He has been married to his wife Yvonne Crittenden since 1960 to date. He once even made a joke saying he has been married to the same woman for a very long time. Oscar and Yvonne have three daughters named Shana, Tia, and Mara.
|Wife/Spouse (Name):||Yvonne Crittenden (m.1960)|
|Children/Kids||Yes (Shana, Tia, and Mari)|
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Net Worth, Nationality and Other Facts
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|Full/Real Name||Oscar Palmer Robertson|
|Age (as of today)||83 years|
|Date of Birth||November 24, 1938|
|Place of Birth||Charlotte, Tennessee|
|Height||1.96 m, 6 feet 5 inches|
|Weight||205 kg, 452 lbs|
|Net Worth / Wealth||$300 thousand|
|Occupation||Retired Professional Basketball Player|
Height, Weight, and Age
Oscar Robertson's height is quite tall measuring 1.96 m. Oscar Robertson weighs 205 kg. Being born on November 24, 1938, translates to an age of 83 years as of todays date (June 26, 2022).
I don’t think that players learn how to play any other aspect of the game in high school or college.Oscar Robertson
Who do I think was the greatest? This might shock you: Elgin Baylor. He did so many great things. Nobody could guard him, playing in the forward spot. I’d love to see some of today’s greats playing against Elgin. They couldn’t guard him. Nobody could.Oscar Robertson
Basketball is basketball.Oscar Robertson
The Olympics were great, because you had to make the team, and then go to the games. Now, I don’t know, these guys today don’t want to do anything like that.Oscar Robertson
But I think the image that’s thrown out on television is a bad image. Because you see players who want to imitate hip-hop stars. And the NBA is taking advantage of the situation.Oscar Robertson