Larry Steele's Backgound

Home Town:

Bainbridge, Indiana

High School Career:

Bainbridge High School Graduate 1967

Member of the Indiana All-Star Team

Inducted into Indiana High School Hall of Fame in 2003

College Career:

University of Kentucky 1967-71

Individual Honors

Team Captain

Most Valuable Player

Assist Leader

Free Throw Leader

Hustle Award

NBA Career:

37th draft chose (Portland Trail Blazers) in 1971

Led NBA in steals 1973-74 (First NBA Trail Blazer leader)

1976-77 Portland Trail Blazer World Champion Team

Averaged 10.3 pts/game, 50% from the field and 81% free throws

1981, number 15 was retired by the Portland Trail Blazers

Played nine years in NBA, all with the Portland Trail Blazers