Rickey Brown

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Rickey Brown
No. 32, 23, 31
Power forward / Center
Personal information
Born (1958-08-29) August 29, 1958 (age 56)
Madison County, Mississippi
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 10 in (2.08 m)
Listed weight 215 lb (98 kg)
Career information
High school West Fulton (Atlanta, Georgia)
College Mississippi State (1976–1980)
NBA draft 1980 / Round: 1 / Pick: 13th overall
Selected by the Golden State Warriors
Pro career 1980–1995
Career history
19801983 Golden State Warriors
1983–1985 Atlanta Hawks
1985–1987 Basket Brescia (Italy)
1987–1988 Olimpia Tracer Milano (Italy)
1988–1990 Unicaja Málaga (Spain)
1990–1991 Reyer Venezia Mestre (Italy)
1991–1993 Real Madrid (Spain)
1993–1994 Libertas Livorno (Italy)
1994–1995 BC Andorra (Spain)
1995 Tau Cerámica (Spain)
Career highlights and awards
Career NBA statistics
Points 1,482 (4.4 ppg)
Rebounds 1,200 (3.5 rpg)
Blocks 114 (0.3 bpg)
Stats at Basketball-Reference.com

Rickey Darnell Brown (born August 20, 1958) is a retired American basketball player who played collegiately for the Mississippi State Bulldogs, Mississippi State University in Mississippi and was selected by the Golden State Warriors in the 1st round (13th pick overall) of the 1980 NBA Draft. He played for the Warriors (1980–82) and Atlanta Hawks (1982–85) in the NBA for 340 games. In 1985, he moved to Italy for Brescia BC. In the season 1987-1988 he won the Euroleague playing for Tracer Milano. Next he played for Caja de Ronda and Reyer Venezia. He played for Real Madrid from 1991 to 1993 and won the Saporta Cup in 1992, the Spanish championship in 1993 and the Spanish cup in 1993. In 1995-96 he played briefly for Baskonia.

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