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Mo Williams

Mo Williams

Mo was drafted by the Utah Jazz and signed the next year with the Milwaukee Bucks where he spent four years of his career before signing with the Cleveland Cavaliers in 2008. In the 2008-09 season, he ranked third in the NBA in 3 point field goals made and fifth in free-throw % for the season while ranking second on the team in points per game and assists per game. Also during the 2008-2009 season, Williams set his career-high points in a game with 44( vs. Phoenix Suns on Feb. 11, 2009). He also made his first NBA All-Star team during the 2008-2009 season along with teammate LeBron James. During the 2010-11 season he was traded to the Los Angeles Clippers.

Gerald Wallace

Gerald Wallace

Wallace was drafted at age 19 by the Sacramento Kings, making him the youngest player in the franchise's 62-year history. In 2002, his rookie year, he placed second in the NBA Dunk Contest. After being selected by the Charlotte Bobcats in the 2004 expansion draft, he went on to star for the team. In his time with the Bobcats, he was named Eastern Conference Player of the Week four times and led the team in points per game three separate years. He is the all-time leading scorer in Bobcat history. Wallace was selected to the 2010 NBA All-Star Game, the first Bobcat ever to have that honor. He was also named to the NBA All-Defensive First Team in 2010 as well as being named to the 2010-12 USA Basketball Men's National Team. He was traded to the Portland Trail Blazers in 2011 and was a key part of their playoff run. In 2012, he was traded to the New Jersey Nets in a blockbuster deal at the trade deadline.

Alonzo Gee

Alonzo Gee

Alonzo Gee played in the NBA D-League right after college with the Austin Toros. He was named 2010 NBDA Rookie of the Year. Gee was called up March 2009 on two 10 day contracts and scored 19 points in his first NBA start. He signed a contract for the rest of the 2009-2010 season with the San Antonio Spurs. In 2010-11 he played with the San Antonio Spurs and Washington Wizards before signing with the Cleveland Cavaliers. He settled in to Cleveland's starting lineup, averaging 7.4 points and 3.9 rebounds a game on 46% shooting. In 2011-2012, he continued to play a key starting role for an improving Cleveland squad.

Mo Williams

Antonio McDyess

He started his career with the Denver Nuggets after being traded by the Clippers on draft day. In his rookie season, McDyess earned a spot on the 1996 NBA All-Rookie First Team averaging 13.4 points per game and 7.5 rebounds per game. In 1999, he was named to the All-NBA Third-Team for that season. He earned a spot on the 2001 NBA All-Star Team and was part of the gold-medal-winning U.S. Men's National Team at the 2000 Olympics in Sydney, Australia. After his most recent five-year tenure with the Detroit Pistons, he signed a free-agent contract with San Antonio in the offseason. He played his last two seasons with the Spurs, helping them advance to the playoffs both years. McDyess retired in 2011.

Robert Horry

Robert Horry

His career is highlighted by 7 NBA Championships that he won with three different teams in his 16 years in the league. Horry is only the second player in NBA history to win a championship with 3 different teams, including three with the Lakers, (2000,01,02), two with the Rockets (1994,95), and two with the Spurs (2005,07). He participated in an NBA record 244 career, playoff games and holds the record for most 3-point field goals in Finals history (40). Horry, drafted by the Houston Rockets was the first Rockets' rookie to average double figures in points since Hakeem Olajuwon.

Latrell Sprewell

Latrell Sprewell

Sprewell remains Alabama's most accomplished NBA player with 16,712 career points. In his rookie season, Sprewell was the first Warrior to total 1,000 points, 250 rebounds, 250 assists, 100 steals and 50 blocks in a season. During his time with the Warriors, he led the team in scoring four straight seasons including a career high 24.2 points per game average during the 1996-97 season. At 23, Sprewell became the youngest player selected to the All-NBA first team since Isaiah Thomas in 1984 (also made the team in 1994). Sprewell was voted to four NBA All-Star teams (1994,1995,1997,2001).

Derrick McKey

Derrick McKey

McKey was drafted in the first round of the 1987 draft by the Seattle Sonics, and in that initial season he was named to the NBA Rookie Team for 1988. He averaged double figures in scoring eight straight seasons from 1988-89 season to the 1995-96 season. McKey was named to the NBA All-Defensive second-team in 1995 and 1996. He appeared in 142 career NBA Playoff games and made it to the NBA Finals in 200 with the Indiana Pacers. By the end of his career, McKey had accumulated 10,266 total points across 15 seasons.

Michael Ansley

Michael Ansley

He began his career with the Orlando Magic, playing with the team for two years. In his rookie season, Ansley ranked third among 1989 draft picks in scoring (8.7 points per game) and fifth among rookies in rebounding (5.1 rebounds per game). After two years with the Magic, Ansley continued his playing career with the Birmingham Bandits (CBA) for one season in 1992, where he averaged 34.9 points per game and 11.1 rebounds per game. Following his season with the Bandits, Ansley spent some time with the Philadelphia 76ers, Milwaukee Bucks and Charlotte Hornets.

Roy Rogers

Roy Rogers

Rogers' career was limited by a knee injury, but he still managed to see action with seven different NBA teams. In his rookie season with the Vancouver Grizzlies, Rogers led the team in blocked shots with 163. Rogers ended out his career after spending time with Vancouver, the Boston Celtics, Toronto Raptors, Houston Rockets, Cleveland Cavaliers, Denver Nuggets, and Sacramento Kings.

Keith Askins

Keith Askins

He spent nine seasons in the NBA, all with the Miami Heat. After his retirement in 2000, Askins continued his tenure with the Heat when he signed on to become an assistant coach and scout. Under his guidance, the Heat won the NBA World Championship in 2006. As a player, he received the Heat's team Leadership Award for the 1994-1995 and 1995-1996 seasons. He still ranks among Miami's all-time leaders in games played, three-point field goals made, three-point field goals attempted and rebounds. He also served as a captain for the Heat four straight seasons from 1995-99.

Jim Farmer

Jim Farmer

Farmer was drafted in the first round of the 1987 draft by the Dallas Mavericks. He spent five seasons in the NBA, spending time with the Mavericks, Utah Jazz, Seattle Supersonics, Philadelphia 76ers, Milwaukee Bucks, and Denver Nuggets. He continued his playing career in the CBA in 1992 with the Birmingham Bandits where he was one of the league's top players before returning to the NBA for a season with Milwaukee and Denver. He played in 136 career games and averaged 5.3 points per game.

James Robinson

James Robinson

Robinson was picked 21st overall in the 1993 draft by the Portland Trailblazers. Throughout his seven seasons in the NBA, Robinson spent time with Portland, the Minnesota Timberwolves, Los Angeles Clippers, and Orlando Magic. In the 1996-97 season he lead the Timberwolves in three-point percentage (.382) and tied for the team-lead in three-pointers made(102). Robinson once scored 23 points in only 10 minutes in a game against the Cleveland Cavaliers (Dec. 30, 1996).

Eric Washington

Eric Washington

He ranked fourth among NBA rookies in 1997-98 in three-point shots made (44) and attempted (137), and fifth in three-point percentage (.321). In his first career NBA start, Washington scored a career-high 22 points and had three rebounds against Seattle on Dec. 18, 1997. Washington spent time with the Orlando Magic, Denver Nuggets and Boston Celtics and finished his career with a 6.9 points per game average.

Jason Caffey

Jason Caffey

Caffey's NBA career was highlighted by his two NBA Championships with the Chicago Bulls in 1996 and 1997. Caffey was drafted by the Bulls in 1995 and averaged 9.6 minutes per game his rookie season and started 19 games in his second season. During his run with the dominant Bulls, Caffey played in 35 NBA Playoff games. He would later go on the play for the Golden State Warriors and Milwaukee Bucks, eventually retiring in December 2003. Caffey had his best professional season for Golden State during the 199-00 season when he averaged 12.0 points and 6.8 rebounds per game.

Buck Johnson

Buck Johnson

Johnson played 16 years of professional basketball, splitting time between the NBA and Europe. During his seven year NBA career, Johnson spent six years with the Houston Rockets and one year with the Washington Bullets. in five of his seasons in Houston, he led the Rockets to the playoffs. Over the course of his NBA career he scored 4,617 points, averaging 9.2 per game. During his time in Europe, Johnson was named all-star.

Richard Hendrix

Richard Hendrix

Richard Hendrix was selected in the second round of the 2008 NBA Draft by the Golden State Warriors. Hendrix then became one of the top players in the NBA D-League with the Dakota Wizards, finishing second in the league in rebounding and earning league all-star honors. He is now playing in Israel.

  • 2010-2011: Maccabi Tel Aviv (Israel)
  • 2009-2010: C.B. Grenada (Spain)
Ronald Steele

Ronald Steele

Ronald Steele was the first ever two-time Mr. Basketball in the state of Alabama. He was an All-SEC First team selection in 2006 and a Preseason All-American for 2007 before he suffered multiple knee injuries. He has carved out a successful professional career for himself overseas, first with Bnei Hasharon (Israel) and currently with Tofas Bursa (Turkey).

  • 2011-2012: Tofas Bursa (Turkey)
  • 2009-2010: Bnei Eshet Tours Hasharon (Israel)
Jermareo Davidson

Jermareo Davidson

He was drafted in the 2nd round (6th pick) by the Golden State Warriors in 2007. He played with the Charlotte Bobcats in 2007-2008 and with the Golden State Warriors in 2008-2009 when he had one of his best professional games with 11 points and 10 rebounds against Detroit. He is now playing in Turkey.

  • 2010-2011: Caciques de Humacao (Puerto Rico)
  • 2009-2010: Darussafaka C.Tires Istanbul (Turkey)
Mykal Riley

Mykal Riley

  • 2009-2010: JSF Nanterre (France)
  • 2008-2009: Carife Ferrara (Italy)
Chuck Davis

Chuck Davis

  • 2010-2011: Banvit Kolubu (Azerbaijan)
  • 2009-2010: Banvit BC (Turkey)
  • 2008-2009: Aliaga Petkim (Turkey)
  • 2007-2008: BC Oostende (Belgium)
Kennedy Winston

Kennedy Winston

  • 2010-2011: Virtus Bologna (Italy)
  • 2009-2010: Lottomatica Roma (Italy)
  • 2008-2009: Turk Telekom (Turkey)/ Real Madrid (Spain)
  • 2007-2008: Panathinkaikos (Greece)
  • 2006-2007: Panionios BC (Greece)
  • 2005-2006: Gran Canaria (Spain)
Erwin Dudley

Erwin Dudley

  • 2005-2010: Turk Telekom (Turkey)
Rod Grizzard

Rod Grizzard

  • 2009-2010: Maccabi Rishon Le-Zion (Israel)
  • 2008-2009: Melbourne Tigers (Australia) / Adelaide 36ers (Australia)
  • 2007-2008: Singapore Slingers (Singapore)
  • 2004-2005: Liege Basketball (Belgium)
Earnest Shelton

Earnest Shelton

  • 2008-2009: ALM Evreux Basket (France)
  • 2007-2008: VOO Verviers-Pepinster (Belgium)
  • 2006-2007: BSC Raiffeisen Panthers Forstenfeld (Austria)
Emmett Thomas

Emmett Thomas

  • 2006-2007: TSV Neuotting (Germany)
  • 2005-2006: TSV Freising/TVS Landsberg (Germany)
  • 2004-2005: Team Holbeak (Denmark)
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