Wilt Chamberlain died in 1999
The 1972-73 season was Wilt's last.
Chamberlain played all 48 minutes of every game plus a few overtime games.
Wilt's first season in the NBA was the 1959-60 season.
Wilt Chamberlain's last NBA season was in 1973 with the Los Angeles Lakers. He played in the NBA from 1958 to 1973.
Wilt left the Kansas Jayhawks in his Senior year, to play professional basketball. He was drafted by the Philly Warriors in 1958 but could not play in the NBA for another year, because he had not completed his last year of College (NBA rule at the time). He joined the Harlem Globetrotters for a brief period before playing in the NBA in 1959. Jeff E. - Former KU Jayhawk
he averaged 20+ points in his first season
Wilt Chamberlain although he was perhaps the most physically imposing player of his or any generation played his entire 14 year career without fouling out of a single game.