Kevin Duckworth passes away
Kevin Duckworth, 44, a two-time NBA All-Star who starred on Western Conference Championship teams in Portland in 1990 and 1992, passed away Monday evening in Gleneden Beach, Oregon.
A member of the Trail Blazers from 1986-93, the 7-footer - affectionately known to Trail Blazers fans simply as “Duck” - also played for San Antonio, Washington, Milwaukee and the Los Angeles Clippers during his 11-year NBA career.
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Below, courtesy of the Portland Trail Blazers, are two pictures of Duckworth from this past Monday, August 25. The first picture (the group
photo) is from the Tillamook YMCA following a kids free basketball clinic for about 65 kids in conjunction with the Statewide Summer Tour.