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First African American Player In NBA Dead at 86


  • Category: Sports
  • Posted: March 01, 2015


Years after the Jackie Robinson broke the color barrier in Major League Baseball, Earl Lloyd did the same in the NBA in 1950. A true pioneer of the sport of basketball.

Read Full Story: http://espn.go.com/nba/story/_/id/12390897/earl-ll...

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Male, 36, Bronx, NY

Posted March 02, 2015


He was a great person and carried himself well on and off the court. All players should pay homage to him cause had it not been him, there probably wouldnt have been them. He is sitting near god's throne now.






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