Born November 13, 1950 Sam Cash played in the NBA mainly as a Forward during their playing career, season(s): 1973-1973. Samuel Ross Cash is a retired American basketball player. He played college basketball for the University of California, Riverside. He was selected by the Cleveland Cavaliers in the 5th round of the 1972 NBA Draft. He was also selected by The Floridians in the 1972 ABA Draft.