Born September 7, 1943 Dorie Murrey played in the NBA mainly as a Forward/Centre during their playing career, season(s): 1967-1972. Dorie S. Murrey is a retired American professional basketball player. He was a 6'8" 215 lb forward and he played collegiately at the University of Detroit Mercy. He has played in the NBA from 1966 to 1972. He was originally selected with the second pick in the 2nd round of the 1966 NBA draft by the Detroit Pistons.