06.01.12

Orlando Woolridge, Dead At 52

Posted in Basketball at 11:33 am by

Sad news out of Louisiana this morning with the Shreveport Times reporting 13-year NBA veteran Orlando Woolridge, passed away earlier today. Woolridge, a Notre Dame grad, played for the Bulls from ’81-’86, also had stints with the Nets, Lakers, Nuggets, Pistons, Bucks and Sixers before playing a couple of seasons in Italy. More recently, Woolridge coached in the WNBA and ABA, though in March made the papers over the alleged theft of aluminum water lines.

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