A five-time Olympian, and the all-time leading scorer in Olympic history with more than 1,000 points, Oscar Schmidt was always quick on the draw. He never hesitated to get his shot off, and when he was in the gym, he was in range and rarely missed. Data Provided By Our reasoning for presenting offensive logos. Enshrined as a player in the FIBA Hall of Fame on September Sunday, 2010. All rights reserved. Height: 205cm (6'8") Position: Forward. Official profile of Olympic athlete Oscar SCHMIDT (born 16 Feb 1958), including games, medals, results, photos, videos and news. His greatest successes came in the South American Championships winning three golds and three silvers. Born on February Sunday, 1958, in in Natal, Brazil. : +41 22 545 00 99Mail: info@fiba.basketball. Javascript must be enabled for the correct page display skip to content His rebounding was overshadowed by his ability to put the ball in the hole. Oscar Daniel Bezerra Schmidt. 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William Jones in Sao Paulo, Champion of the 1979 South American Championship for Clubs in Campinas, Brazil, 3 times Champion of the Brazilian League: 1977, 1979 and 1996, 326 appearances and 7,693 points with the Brazilian National Team from 1977 to 1996: participated in 5 Olympic Games (Moscow 1980, Los Angeles 1984, Seoul 1988, Barcelona 1992 and Atlanta 1996) and 4 World Championships (Manila 1978, Colombia 1982, Spain 1986 and Argentina 1990), Bronze medalist in the 1978 World Championship in Manila, Champion of the 1987 Pan American Games in Indianapolis, 3 times South American Champion: Chile 1977, Brazil 1983 and Colombia 1985, Together with Australia's Andrew Gaze, Oscar is the player with the most presences in Olympic Games (5 -Puerto Rico's Teófilo Cruz also has 5 OG participations-) and World Championships (4) in the history of basketball. Find out more. Watch our How-To Videos to Become a Stathead, Subscribe to Stathead and get access to more data than you can imagine. 1000 Hall of Fame AvenueSpringfield, Massachusetts 01105. In 1987 Oscar led Brazil to the gold medal at the Pan-American Games when he scored 46 points against the United States. Samaranch, President of the IOC, in 1997, His jersey number has been retired 4 times: Juve Caserta (# 18) in 1990, Pavia (#11) in 1993, Flamengo (# 14) in 2003 and Unidade Vizinhança -his first club when he was 13 years old- (# 14) in 2004. No portion of FIBA.basketball may be duplicated, redistributed or manipulated in any form.By accessing FIBA.basketball pages, you agree to abide by FIBA.basketball terms and conditions. Do you have a blog? Copyright FIBA All rights reserved. : +41 22 545 00 00Fax. The Basketball Hall of Fame makes no representation concerning, and is not responsible for the quality, content, accessibility, nature or reliability of any hyperlinked site. Oscar Schmidt (Brazil) Born on February Sunday, 1958, in in Natal, Brazil. Oscar Schmidt - Career stats, game logs, leaderboard appearances, awards, and achievements for international club and tournament play Are you a Stathead, too? Join our linker program. We present them here for purely educational purposes. We have tools and resources that can help you use sports data. He never hesitated to get his shot off, and when he was in the gym, he was in range and rarely missed. Subscribe to our Free Newsletter, This Month in Sports ReferenceFind out when we add a feature or make a change. Do you have a sports website? Mr. J.A. Located in Springfield, Massachusetts, the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame is an independent non-profit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to promoting, preserving and celebrating the game of basketball at every level. Oscar Schmidt was a 6’9″ shooting guard/small forward who became the most prolific scorer in the history of basketball with over 49,000 points. A five-time Olympian, and the all-time leading scorer in Olympic history with more than 1,000 points, Oscar Schmidt was always quick on the draw. Or write about sports? His passing made him a complete player, a Brazilian version of Larry Bird. While all attempts are made to ensure the correctness and suitability of information under our control and to correct any errors brought to our attention, no representation or guarantee can be made as to the accessibility, correctness or suitability of information provided by any hyperlinked site or any other linked information accessed through the Basketball Hall of Fame website but not under its control. February 16, 1958 The Hall of Fame has more than 400 inductees and 40,000 sq. 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'Mão Santa'('Holy Hand') is arguably the most prolific scorer in the history of basketball: 49,737 points scored over his entire club and national team career; top scorer in the history of the Olympic Games (1,093 points in total); top scorer in 3 Olympic Games (Seoul 1988 -averaging 42.3 points per game-, Barcelona 1992 and Atlanta 1996); top scorer of the 1990 World Championship in Argentina; single-game records of points scored in both the Olympic Games (55 points, vs. Spain, in Seoul 1988) and the World Championships (52 points, vs. Australia, in Argentina 1990); many seasons top scorer of the Brazilian, Italian and Spanish leagues... and a very large etcetera. Nearly 200,000 people visit the Hall of Fame museum each year to learn about the game, experience the interactive exhibits and test their skills on the Jerry Colangelo "Court of Dreams." Medalha Merito Esportivo (Medal to the Sports' Merit), awarded by the President of the Republic of Brazil, in 1990, Olympic Order, awarded by S.E. ft. of basketball history. All logos are the trademark & property of their owners and not Sports Reference LLC. in Brazil The big Brazilian was like a guard in a power forward’s body, and he ran and jumped with equal prowess. Born: