NBA Hall of Famer Greer dies at age 81
Hal Greer, a Hall of Fame guard and the Philadelphia 76ers’ career leading scorer, has died. The Sixers said Greer died Saturday in Arizona after a brief illness. He was 81. Greer spent 15 seasons with the Syracuse Nationals and 76ers and finished his career with 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.