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Ewing, Patrick Aloysius

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Born: 1962 AD
Currently alive, at 52 years of age.

Nationality: Jamaican
Categories: Basketball Player

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1962 - Born on August 5th in Kingston, Jamaica.

1975 - Ewing played cricket and soccer as a youngster in Jamaica before moving to Cambridge, Massachusetts, where he first played basketball.

1982 - In his freshman year, Ewing led Georgetown to the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) championship game.

1983-1984 - During the season, the team won the NCAA championship for the first time, and Ewing was named the tournament's most valuable player.

1985 - Received the Naismith Award.

         - NBA Rookie of the Year for two consecutive years..

1986 - A New York Knicks player.

1990 - Married to Rita Williams on July 27th.

1994  - Ewing went to the NBA Finals for the one and only time, but the Knicks lost to The Houston Rockets.

1997 - Patrick was also elected the President of the Player's Association for a 4-year term.

1998 - He was the front man for the players during the lockout, eventually working a settlement.

2001 - Transfered to Seattle Super Sonics.

2002 - Joined Orlando Magic.


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