Albert King Inducted in 2002

Player Inducted in 2002
Albert King Albert King, Inducted into the NYC Hall of Fame in 2002
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Albert King attended Fort Hamilton High School in Brooklyn, New York. He was named to the inaugural McDonald's All-American team, which played in the 1977 Capital Classic.

In the 1979–80 college season, King was named the ACC Men's Basketball Player of the Year.  He played for the New Jersey Nets, Philadelphia 76ers, San Antonio Spurs, and Washington Bullets.

Career highlights include LBA champion (1989), CBA Newcomer of the Year (1991), Consensus second-team All-American (1980), Second-team All-American – UPI (1981), Third-team All-American – NABC (1981), ACC Player of the Year (1980), First-team All-ACC (1980), Second-team All-ACC (1981), ACC tournament MVP (1980), Mr. Basketball USA (1977), 2× First-team Parade All-American (1976, 1977), McDonald's All-American (1977), and Fourth-team Parade All-American (1975). He is the younger brother of Bernard King.