He scored more points than any other boys basketball player in Palmerton history.
He starred at the University of Pennsylvania, and went on to tour with the Harlem Globetrotters as a member of the Washington Generals.
He became a fixture on Blue Ridge Communications TV13 as a basketball color commentator, famous for his Chuck Taylor sneakers and his board he used to diagram plays.
Bob Mlkvy was a local legend, both on the floor and off. This past weekend, Mlkvy passed away at the age of 77.