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Nationality  American
Name  Ken Norman
Career start  1987
Listed height  6 ft 8 in (2.03 m)
Role  Basketball player
Career end  1997
Listed weight  215 lb (98 kg)
Height  2.03 m
Position  Small forward
Pro career  1987–1997
Weight  98 kg

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Born  September 5, 1964 (age 51) Chicago, Illinois (1964-09-05)
High school  Crane (Chicago, Illinois)
NBA draft  1987 / Round: 1 / Pick: 19th overall
Education  Wabash Valley College, University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign

Ken Norman - The Snake

Kenneth Darnel Norman (born September 5, 1964) is an American former professional basketball player. After graduating from Chicago's Crane High School, Kenny was a standout forward for the Illinois Fighting Illini who was selected 19th overall by the Los Angeles Clippers of the 1987 NBA Draft. Norman was elected to the "Illini Men's Basketball All-Century Team" in 2004.


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Los Angeles Clippers

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The 6'8" 215 pound-Norman played six seasons with the Clippers. His best year as a pro came during the 1988–89 NBA season as a Clipper, when he averaged 18.1 points, 8.3 rebounds, and 3.5 assists in 80 games. He was also a member of the team when they made their first playoff appearance in Los Angeles in 1992.

Milwaukee Bucks

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In 1993, he signed as a free agent with the Milwaukee Bucks, where he averaged 11.9 points per game in all 82 games.

Atlanta Hawks

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After playing one season with the Bucks, he was then traded to the Atlanta Hawks. He averaged 12.7 points per game in 74 games, and hit 98 three-point field goals during the 1994–95 NBA season. He spent the rest of his career in Atlanta before retiring in 1997. In his NBA career, Norman played in a total of 646 games and scored 8,717 points.

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Norman also earned the nickname "the Snake" during his playing career.

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