Malik Sealy

Malik Sealy
Malik Sealy.jpg
Sealy while playing for St. John's
Personal information
Born(1970-02-01)February 1, 1970
Bronx, New York
DiedMay 20, 2000(2000-05-20) (aged 30)
St. Louis Park, Minnesota
NationalityAmerican
Listed height6 ft 8 in (2.03 m)
Listed weight200 lb (91 kg)
Career information
High schoolTolentine (Bronx, New York)
CollegeSt. John's (1988–1992)
NBA draft1992 / Round: 1 / Pick: 14th overall
Selected by the Indiana Pacers
Playing career1992–2000
PositionSmall forward / Shooting guard
Number21, 14, 2
Career history
19921994Indiana Pacers
19941997Los Angeles Clippers
1997–1998Detroit Pistons
19992000Minnesota Timberwolves
Career highlights and awards
Career NBA statistics
Points4,955 (10.1 ppg)
Rebounds1,585 (3.2 rpg)
Steals518 (1.1 spg)
Stats at Basketball-Reference.com

Malik Sealy (February 1, 1970 – May 20, 2000) was an American professional basketball player, active from 1992 until his death in an automobile accident at the age of 30. Sealy played eight seasons in the National Basketball Association (NBA) for the Indiana Pacers, Los Angeles Clippers, Detroit Pistons and Minnesota Timberwolves.[1]

Early life

A native of the Bronx, New York, Sealy was named after noted African-American social activist Malik Shabazz, better known as Malcolm X, for whom Sealy's father had been a bodyguard. In his senior year at Tolentine High School, Sealy, along with future collegians Brian Reese, and Adrian Autry, went 30-1, and won the state title.[2] Sealy played college basketball at St. John's University, finishing his college career with 2,401 points, good for second all-time in St. John's history. Sealy was drafted by the Indiana Pacers with the 14th overall pick in the 1992 NBA Draft. He has a son who is an all American senior at Scottsdale Christian academy. His name is Erik Sealy

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العربية: مالك سيلي
español: Malik Sealy
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italiano: Malik Sealy
Malagasy: Malik Sealy
polski: Malik Sealy
русский: Сили, Малик
Türkçe: Malik Sealy
українська: Малік Сілі