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Greg Newton

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Nationality  Canadian
1997–1998  Siemens Gent (Belgium)
Position  Center, Power forward
Pro career  1997–2005
Height  2.08 m
NBA draft  1997 / Undrafted
Role  Basketball Player
Name  Greg Newton

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Born  September 8, 1974 (age 41)Niagara Falls, Ontario (1974-09-08)
High school  A. N. Myer (Niagara Falls, Ontario)
College  Duke Blue Devils men's basketball

Listed height  6 ft 10 in (2.08 m)

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Gregory Michael "Greg" Newton (born September 7, 1974) is a Canadian former professional basketball player. He played college basketball at Duke.

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Greg Newton


College career

He was a center for the Duke Blue Devils men's basketball team from 1994-1997. Newton was Team Captain in his senior season. He was a member of the Canadian National Team, that finished seventh in the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney, Australia.

Newton averaged 7.6 points per game for his Duke career.

Newton was suspended from Duke in 1995 for cheating on a computer science exam.

Professional career

Newton played professionally with the USBL's Raleigh Cougars. The Cougars promoted him by citing his greatest accomplishment - at the time, he was one away from Duke's top 10 in blocks.

Newton played professionally in Brazil, Israel (Hapoel Eilat 1999), and Bosnia.

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Greg Newton Wikipedia