NBA Hall of Famer Greer dies at age 81

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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.

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