Doug Smith (basketball)

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Doug Smith
No. 34
Power forward
Personal information
Born (1969-09-17) September 17, 1969 (age 45)
Detroit, Michigan
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 10 in (2.08 m)
Listed weight 220 lb (100 kg)
Career information
High school Mackenzie (Detroit, Michigan)
College Missouri (1987–1991)
NBA draft 1991 / Round: 1 / Pick: 6th overall
Selected by the Dallas Mavericks
Pro career 1991–2005
Career history
19911995 Dallas Mavericks
1995–1996 Boston Celtics
1996–1997 Oklahoma City Cavalry (CBA)
1997–1999 Quad City Thunder (CBA)
1999–2001 St. Louis Swarm (IBL)
2001–2002 Kansas City Knights (ABA)
2004–2005 Great Lakes Storm (CBA)
Career highlights and awards
Career NBA statistics
Points 2,356 (8.0 ppg)
Rebounds 1,234 (4.2 rpg)
Assists 400 (1.4 apg)
Stats at Basketball-Reference.com

Douglas "Doug" Smith (born September 17, 1969) is a retired American basketball player who was selected by the Dallas Mavericks in the 1st round (6th overall) of the 1991 NBA Draft. Smith played in five NBA seasons, for the Mavericks (1991–95) and the Boston Celtics (1995–96) and averaged 8.0 ppg in his NBA career. He was selected by the Toronto Raptors in the 1995 expansion draft, but was released by them before he played in any games.[citation needed]

Smith is a 1987 graduate of Detroit's Mackenzie High School; he played collegiate basketball for the University of Missouri, where his number 34 is retired.

Doug Smith also played for the US national team in the 1990 FIBA World Championship, winning the bronze medal.[1]

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