Anthony Cook (basketball)

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Anthony Cook
No. 00, 38
Power forward / Center
Personal information
Born (1967-03-19) March 19, 1967 (age 47)
Los Angeles, California
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 9 in (2.06 m)
Listed weight 205 lb (93 kg)
Career information
High school Van Nuys (Los Angeles, California)
College Arizona (1985–1989)
NBA draft 1989 / Round: 1 / Pick: 24th overall
Selected by the Phoenix Suns
Pro career 1989–1997
Career history
1989–1990 P.A.O.K. (Greece)
19901993 Denver Nuggets
1993–1994 Orlando Magic
1994 Milwaukee Bucks
1994–1995 Levallois (France)
1995–1996 Portland Trail Blazers
1996–1997 Florida Beach Dogs (CBA)
Stats at Basketball-Reference.com

Anthony Lacquise Cook (born March 19, 1967) is a retired American professional basketball player.

After having played collegiately at the University of Arizona, power forward-center Cook was selected by the Phoenix Suns in the first round (24th overall pick) of the 1989 NBA Draft, and then traded on draft day to the Detroit Pistons in exchange for Micheal Williams and the Pistons' first round draft choice (27th overall pick), Kenny Battle.

Cook played in 4 NBA seasons for the Denver Nuggets, Orlando Magic, Milwaukee Bucks and Portland Trail Blazers, in a career marred by numerous injuries. He had his best season as a rookie in 1990-91, when he appeared in 58 games for the Nuggets and averaged 5.3 ppg and 5.6 rpg.

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