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03/04/1928 The first black NBA player Earl Lloyd is born

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Celebrating Black History: Earl Lloyd

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Earl Lloyd on Chuck Cooper and the Historic 1950 NBA Draft

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Barrier Breakers: Earl Lloyd

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Earl F. Lloyd's Basketball Hall of Fame Enshrinement Speech

Earl Francis Lloyd was an American professional basketball player. He was the first black player to have played a game in the National Basketball Association. He was inducted into the Virginia Sports Hall of Fame in 1993, the CIAA Hall of Fame in 1998, and in 2003 to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame as a contributor.
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