Junior Bridgeman

Junior Bridgeman

Name Junior Bridgeman
Profession Basketball Player
Date of Birth 1953-09-17
Place of Birth Indiana
Death Date
Birth Sign Virgo

About Junior Bridgeman

Former NBA guard/forward who played at the University of Lousiville and was drafted by the Los Angeles Lakers in 1975.

Early Life of Junior Bridgeman

He played for the East Chicago Washington High School Senators, helping the team go undefeated on the way to winning a state championship in 1971.


He played 711 games with the Milwaukee Bucks, which was by far the most by any Buck at the time of his retirement.

Family Life

His brother, Pete, also played on the state-championship winning Senators’ high school team.

Associated With

He was drafted by the Lakers but was traded to the Bucks along with three other players in exchange for Kareem Abdul-Jabbar.

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