Ken Norman

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Ken Norman
Ken Norman jersey.jpg
Norman set career highs in points, rebounds, blocks and assists as a member of the Clippers
No. 33, 3, 4, 5
Small forward
Personal information
Born (1964-09-05) September 5, 1964 (age 49)
Chicago, Illinois
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m)
Listed weight 215 lb (98 kg)
Career information
High school Crane (Chicago, Illinois)
College Wabash Valley CC (1982–1983)
Illinois (1984–1987)
NBA draft 1987 / Round: 1 / Pick: 19th overall
Selected by the Los Angeles Clippers
Pro career 1987–1997
Career history
19871993 Los Angeles Clippers
1993–1994 Milwaukee Bucks
19941997 Atlanta Hawks
Career highlights and awards
Career NBA statistics
Points 8,717 (13.5 ppg)
Rebounds 3,949 (6.1 rpg)
Assists 1,355 (2.1 apg)
Stats at Basketball-Reference.com

Kenneth Darnel Norman (born September 5, 1964) is an American former professional basketball player. Kenny was a standout forward for the Illinois Fighting Illini who was selected 19th overall by the Los Angeles Clippers of the 1987 NBA Draft. Norman was elected to the "Illini Men's Basketball All-Century Team" in 2004.

NBA career[edit]

The 6'8" 215 pound-Norman played six seasons with the Clippers. He also played for the Milwaukee Bucks (1993-94) and Atlanta Hawks (1994-1997). His best year as a pro came during the 1988-89 NBA season as a Clipper, when he averaged 18.1 points, 8.3 rebounds, and 3.5 assists in 80 games. He became a three point shooter later on in his career with the Bucks and Hawks. In his NBA career, Norman played in a total of 646 games and scored 8,717 points.

Norman earned the nickname "the Snake" during his playing career.[1]

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