Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame: Junior Bridgeman

© Photographed August 14, 2016
Inducted 1999
Presented by Trophy Athletic Supply Co. and
Pepsi-Cola General Bottlers, Inc.
Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame
Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wisconsin
43.042288, -87.916127
43° 2.55′ N, 87° 54.967′ W
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JUNIOR BRIDGEMAN
Junion Bridgeman was one of the Milwaukee Bucks [sic] most consistent scorers in the late 1970s and early 1980s. He is among the Bucks [sic] career leaders in many categories. Bridgeman was one of the premier sixth men in the NBA. He played in a total of 711 games for Milwaukee, only starting 105 games but averaging 25 minutes per game and 13.9 points per game.
The marker is located at the Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame at the UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena, and is accessible from southbound North 4th Street, between West State Street (to the north) and West Kilbourn Avenue (to the south), at or near 400 West Kilbourn Avenue, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53203.

Inductees honored at this site are members of the Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame (established 1951). The Wisconsin Athletic Walk of Fame is a joint property of Wisconsin Sports Development Corporation and Wisconsin Center District.

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Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame

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 The marker is located at the Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame.


The Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame is located at the
UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena. 

The Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame is located on the east side
of the UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

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