St. Louis Hawks
His jersey from days in St. Louis & Atlanta was retired by the Hawks organization.
The late St. Louis Hawks center starred at Prairie View A&M of the NAIA.
Blake was well-known in basketball circles for his ability to scout players.
Guard had a Hall of Fame career which included 4 championship titles.
Charlie Share was 85.
St. Louis U. Billiken went on to win NBA title with St. Louis Hawks.
Former St. Louis pro basketball team is sold, but will remain in Georgia.
Atlanta extended an infamous playoff mark: The Hawks have never advanced past the second round since moving from St. Louis in 1968.