Jim Marsh (basketball)

former American professional basketball player in the Basketball Association of America (1946-2019)

James Marsh (April 26, 1946 – August 12, 2019) was an American professional basketball player. He played for the National Basketball Association (NBA) for one season. He played college basketball at the University of Southern California. Marsh played professionally for the Portland Trail Blazers of the NBA from 1971 to 1972.[1]

Marsh was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease in 2004.[2] He died on August 12, 2019 in Portland, Oregon at the age of 73.[3]

References Edit

  1. "Jim Marsh statistics". basketball-reference.com. Sports Reference, LLC. Archived from the original on 2019-08-15. Retrieved 2019-08-15.
  2. Kelley, Steve. "Parkinson's is no match for Marsh". The Seattle Times. Archived from the original on February 9, 2015. Retrieved February 9, 2015.
  3. Allen, Percy (August 12, 2019). "Former Sonics broadcaster, Seattle youth-basketball legend Jim Marsh dies at 73". Seattle Times. Retrieved August 14, 2019.