Norman set career highs in points, rebounds, blocks and assists as a member of the Clippers
September 5, 1964 |
|Listed height||6 ft 8 in (2.03 m)|
|Listed weight||215 lb (98 kg)|
|High school||Crane (Chicago, Illinois)|
Wabash Valley CC (1982–1983)
|NBA draft||1987 / Round: 1 / Pick: 19th overall|
|Selected by the Los Angeles Clippers|
|Number||33, 3, 4, 5|
|1987–1993||Los Angeles Clippers|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Career NBA statistics|
|Points||8,717 (13.5 ppg)|
|Rebounds||3,949 (6.1 rpg)|
|Assists||1,355 (2.1 apg)|
|Stats at Basketball-Reference.com|
Kenneth Darnel Norman (born September 5, 1964) is an American former professional basketball player. 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.
The 6'8" 215 pound-Norman played six seasons with the Clippers. He also played for the Milwaukee Bucks (1993-94) and Atlanta Hawks (1994-1997). 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 became a three point shooter later on in his career with the Bucks and Hawks. In his NBA career, Norman played in a total of 646 games and scored 8,717 points.
Norman earned the nickname "the Snake" during his playing career.
- Ken Norman NBA Stats @ basketball-reference.com