Paul Silas Rank
About Paul Silas
Paul Silas is a former American basketballer and retired head coach under the NBA. He schooled at Creighton University where he played and was able to make a remarkable impact.
He began his coaching career with the San Diego Clippers immediately after he retired from playing. He stepped out of the aforementioned club and went over to New Jersey Nets where he worked as an assistant coach for one season.
Some of the clubs in which he has worked with include St. Louis / Atlanta Hawks (1964 - 1969), Phoenix Suns (1969 - 1972), Denver Nuggets (1972 - 1977), Seattle SuperSonics (1977 - 1980), and more.
He is noted to have gotten married to Carolyn Silas. He is father to American basketball coach, Stephen Silas.
He was named "NCAA rebounding leader" in 1963.
Silas’ Number 35 shirt was retired by Creighton Bluejays.
He was named in the "NBA All-Defensive Second Team" between 1971 and 1973.
Silas also made it into the "NBA All-Defensive First Team" in 1975 and 1976.
He won the NBA Championship in 1974, 1976 and 1979.
Paul Silas Rank
Paul Silas' Popularity
Paul Silas is a famous American basketball player-coach, who was born on July 12, 1943. As a person born on this date, Paul Silas is listed in our database as the 107th most popular celebrity for the day (July 12) and the 245th most popular for the year (1943).
People born on July 12 fall under the Zodiac sign of Cancer, the Crab. Paul Silas is the 3391st most popular Cancer.
Aside from information specific to Paul Silas' birthday, Paul Silas is the 17645th most famous American.
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