Found April 25, 2013 on Celtics Life:
He was a scrappy guard who never came close to making an All Star team, but was always a solid contributor (including being the starting 2 guard on the 81 title team).  He's the answer to a famous NBA trivia question.  After his playing career, he became a Celtics assistant (where he rocked a mean perm a couple of years).  If you think Glenn Rivers was the first guy to go by "Doc" as the head coach of the Celtics, then you definitely don't remember Chris Ford. After a successful high school basketball career in Absecon, NJ, Ford would attend Villanova.  While there he helped lead the Wildcats to the Elite 8 during the 1970 NCAA tournament but while playing St. Bonaventure, and fell into the knee of star center Bob Lanier.  Lanier was hurt and would be unable to play in the Final 4 for the Bonnies, who lost to Artis Gilmore and Jacksonville.  If not for the unusual injury, they may have won.  In 1971 Ford started as a junior for Villanova for the team that lost to ...
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