Kenny Satterfield

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Kenny Satterfield
Personal information
Born (1981-04-10) April 10, 1981 (age 37)
New York City, New York
NationalityAmerican
Listed height6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Listed weight175 lb (79 kg)
Career information
High schoolRice (New York City, New York)
CollegeCincinnati (1999–2001)
NBA draft2001 / Round: 2 / Pick: 53rd overall
Selected by the Dallas Mavericks
Playing career2001–2012
PositionPoint guard
Number11, 12
Career history
20012002Denver Nuggets
2002–2003Philadelphia 76ers
2003CSP Limoges
2004Fayetteville Patriots
2004Olympia Larissa
2004–2005Al Hikmeh Sagesse
2005Guaiqueríes de Margarita
2005–2006Al Hikmeh Sagesse
2006–2007Brooklyn Comets
2007San Lazaro
2007–2008Riyadi Beirut
2008Caballeros de Sinaloa
2008–2009Asociacion Quimsa Santiago del Estero
2009Bucaneros de Campeche
2009Ciclista Olimpico de La Banda
2010Albany Legends
2010–2011Saitama Broncos
2011Osaka Evessa
2011–2012Saitama Broncos
2012Gigantes de Guayana

Kenneth Alexander Satterfield (born April 10, 1981) is an American professional basketball player, formerly in the NBA. He played for the Cincinnati Bearcats beginning in 1999. In 2001, after a successful sophomore season, he bolted for the NBA, being drafted 53rd overall (2nd round) by the Dallas Mavericks of the 2001 NBA draft. He played for the Denver Nuggets (2001–2002) and the Philadelphia 76ers (December 2002 – 2003).

During his time with the Nuggets, he coined the nickname "Birdman" for teammate Chris Andersen.[1]

Satterfield posted NBA career averages of 4.3 points, 1.3 rebounds and 2.3 assists. Satterfield a.k.a. "Serious Satellite" is also a well known streetball player on the basketball courts of the New York City summer leagues.[2]

After his NBA venture, Satterfield had a stint with the now defunct NBDL's Fayetteville Patriots. He also played abroad[3] in France, Greece, Venezuela and Lebanon, with Al Hikmeh Sagesse (in 2005-06), which he left in early 2006 without notice, and Riyadi Beirut.

In 2010, he played for the Albany Legends of the IBL. On April 30, 2010, he achieved a triple-double with 13 points, 12 rebounds, and 13 assists in a 100-106 loss to the Tacoma Tide.[4] On May 22, 2010, he put up 31 points and 18 assists in a 142-124 win over the Holland Blast.[5] He finished the season leading the team in points and assists. The Legends went on to win the 2010 IBL Championship.

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