Profession: NBA Point Guard
Why Famous: He spent 14 years playing in the NBA, and was a willing passer and an adequate shooter from midrange, best was best known for his quickness and speed that made him difficult to guard in the open court. He is the only player to lead the league in scoring and assists in the same season.
- 1973-09-21 Nate Archibald signs 7 yr contract with NBA KC Kings for $450,000
- 1981-02-01 31st NBA All-Star Game, Coliseum at Richfield, OH: East beats West, 123-120; MVP: Nate Archibald, Boston Celtics, PG