|No. 5, 6|
December 21, 1967 |
|Listed height||6 ft 10 in (2.08 m)|
|Listed weight||230 lb (104 kg)|
|High school||Romulus (Romulus, Michigan)|
|NBA draft||1990 / Round: 1 / Pick: 16th overall|
|Selected by the Milwaukee Bucks|
|Pro playing career||1990–2001|
|1991–1992||New Jersey Nets|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Career NBA statistics|
|Points||7,175 (10.6 ppg)|
|Rebounds||3,680 (5.4 rpg)|
|Blocks||296 (0.4 bpg)|
|Stats at Basketball-Reference.com|
Mills was drafted in 1990 by the Denver Nuggets for whom he played 17 games. Mills also played for the New Jersey Nets, Detroit Pistons, Miami Heat, and Indiana Pacers. Although he played the power forward position, Mills became known for his 3-point shooting. Legendary Piston announcer George Blaha nicknamed him "Sugar" for his "sweet" shooting stroke and "Three Mills" for his on-target three-point shooting.
Mills was the head coach of the International Basketball League's Macomb County Mustangs (of Center Line, Michigan) during the 2006 season. Currently residing in Michigan, he is an active participant in amateur drag racing.
In January 2009, Mills participated in the 20th anniversary celebration of the 1989 National Championship team. He recently completed his degree from Michigan, and is looking to break into the coaching profession.
- NBA Player file
- NBA statistics @ basketball-reference.com
- NBA statistics @ basketballreference.com
- University of Michigan Basketball Statistical Archive
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