Bruce Kuczenski

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Bruce Kuczenski
Personal information
Born (1961-02-03) February 3, 1961 (age 56)
Bristol, Connecticut
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 10 in (2.08 m)
Listed weight 230 lb (104 kg)
Career information
High school Bristol (Bristol, Connecticut)
College Connecticut (1979–1983)
NBA draft 1983 / Round: 3 / Pick: 59th overall
Selected by the New Jersey Nets
Position Power forward / Center
Number 23, 7
Career history
1983 New Jersey Nets
1984 Philadelphia 76ers
1984 Indiana Pacers
1984 Puerto Rico Coquis (CBA)
1984–1985 Albany Patroons (CBA)
1985 Connecticut Colonials (USBL)
1985–1986 Valladolid (Spain)
1986–1987 Verviers-Pepinster (Belgium)
1987–1988 Reims (France)
Stats at

Bruce John Kuczenski (born February 3, 1961) is a retired American professional basketball player. He was a 6'10" (208 cm) 230 lb (104 kg) power forward/center born in Bristol, Connecticut and played collegiately at the University of Connecticut from 1979–1983.

Kuczenski was selected with the 12th pick of the 3rd round of the 1983 NBA Draft by the New Jersey Nets. In his only NBA season, 1983-84, he played with the Nets, Philadelphia 76ers and Indiana Pacers, playing 15 games, averaging 1.9 points and 1.5 rebounds per game.

After his NBA career he played six years in Italy, Spain, France, Belgium, and Switzerland.[1] He also played in the CBA for the Albany Patroons.[2]


  1. ^ UConn Hoop Legends: Bruce Kuczenski
  2. ^ "Benefit hoop tourney: a McCann success" (PDF).  Marist College's The Circle, published April 18, 1985 (4.69 MiB); retrieved July 25, 2007

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