Boston Celtic Guard PETE MARAVICH, 32, a five-time NBA All-Star who scored 24.2 points per game over his 10 seasons. His 31.1-point average led the league in 1976-77. Last season in 47 games with the Jazz and the Celtics he averaged 11.3 points.
Died: Former Kansas City Chief (1961-73) and Washington Redskin (1974) Offensive Tackle JIM TYRER, 41, who played in nine All-Star Games and two Super Bowls, by suicide at his home in Kansas City. Tyrer took his own life with a gun after fatally shooting his wife, Martha.