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PATRICK EWING
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Patrick Ewing

 
HEIGHT - 7'0"
WEIGHT - 255 LBS
POSITION - CENTER
COLLEGE - GEORGETOWN
BIRTH DATE - 8/5/62
BIRTH PLACE - KINGSTON, JAMAICA
TEAMS - KNICKS, SONICS, MAGIC

  • Full name is Patrick Aloysius Ewing
  • Native of Kingston, Jamaica
  • Came to the U.S. with his parents at age 11
  • Has one son, Patrick Jr. (16), and two daughters, Randi (11) and Corey (7)
  • Served as President of the NBPA from September of 1997 to June 2001
  • Inducted into the Madison Square Garden Walk of Fame on Oct. 29, 1996
  • Hosted memorable NBA South African Tour in summer of 1994 with Dikembe Mutombo, Alonzo Mourning and John Crotty
  • During trip, donated $10,000 to build and repair basketball courts in depressed areas
  • Considers graduating from Georgetown with Fine Arts degree as biggest accomplishment, fulfilling late mother Dorothy's dream
  • Named unanimous High School Player of the Year at Cambridge (Mass.) Rindge and Latin
  • Co-authored In The Paint, a book on children's art, with Columbia University Teachers College instructor, Linda L. Louis, published by Abbeville Publishing Group in 1999
  • Was the title subject of a children's book Patrick's Pals authored by Robb Armstrong