Connie Hawkins

Jul 17, 1942 – Oct 6, 2017 (Age 75)


Connie Hawkins, basketball's dazzling schoolyard legend who soared and swooped his way to the Hall of Fame, has died at 75. For full obituary and coverage from, click here.

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Happy 77th Birthday

I read his book, FOUL and it was very inspiring.

Very sorry for the Hawkins family's loss.... He was great player and so fun to watch, I still miss him today... Thoughts and prayers with your Family

I met Connie Hawkins in the Flagstaff Az hospital. Two of my small grandchildren were there at the time and the old time Phoenix Suns players were visiting the pediatric ward to boost the kids spirits. I had been a long time basketball fan and Connie was, and still is, my favorite player. He was signed with the Suns the year I graduated high school so I felt like I knew him. He gave my grand son a Suns pennant and signed it right there. He and I chatted for several minutes then they had...

As the days and weeks pass, and as you return to life's routine, may you continue to feel comforted by the love and support of family and friends.

We were friends in high school a long time ago. Rest In Peace my brother!

I got to play tennis against Connie when I was about 12-13 years old at Rancho tennis center. What an athlete and fun guy to play against. Connie was just starting to play so I used to hustle him. One of the greater experiences in my life.

Fly on Hawk,one of the alltime greats and a favorite of mine, I wish you peace on your spirit walk