Grant Long

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Grant Long
Personal information
Born (1966-03-12) March 12, 1966 (age 54)
Wayne, Michigan
NationalityAmerican
Listed height6 ft 8 in (2.03 m)
Listed weight225 lb (102 kg)
Career information
High school Romulus (Romulus, Michigan)
College Eastern Michigan (1984–1988)
NBA draft 1988 / Round: 2 / Pick: 33rd overall
Selected by the Miami Heat
Playing career1988–2003
Position Power forward
Number43
Career history
19881994 Miami Heat
19941996 Atlanta Hawks
19961998 Detroit Pistons
1998–1999 Atlanta Hawks
19992002 Vancouver/Memphis Grizzlies
2003 Boston Celtics
Career highlights and awards
Career NBA statistics
Points 9,518 (9.5 ppg)
Rebounds 6,154 (6.1 rpg)
Assists 1,716 (1.7 apg)
Stats   OOjs UI icon edit-ltr-progressive.svg at NBA.com
Stats at Basketball-Reference.com

Grant Andrew Long (born March 12, 1966) [1] is a retired American professional basketball player. He played over 1,000 games for the National Basketball Association over a 15-year career. [2] Long had two relatives who were playing in the NBA during his tenure in the league: his uncle John Long, and his cousin Terry Mills. [3] His brother is professional boxer Julius Long. [4]

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Broadcasting career

Having served as the broadcast analyst for the Oklahoma City Thunder since 2008, Long resigned from the position in July 2014. [5] In October 2014 Long joined Fox Sports Detroit as a Detroit Pistons analyst and sideline reporter. [6]

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Notes

  1. "Grant Long Stats". Basketball-Reference.com. Retrieved 1 January 2020.
  2. "NBA & ABA Career Leaders and Records for Games". basketball-reference.com. Retrieved 3 October 2014.
  3. "Grant Long". basketball-reference.com. Retrieved 3 October 2014.
  4. "Julius Long". BoxRec . Retrieved December 26, 2014.
  5. Mayberry, Darnell (21 July 2014). "Oklahoma City Thunder TV analyst Grant Long resigns from position". NewsOK.com. Retrieved 3 October 2014.
  6. "Grant Long joins FSD as analyst, reporter". Fox Sports Detroit. October 10, 2014. Retrieved December 26, 2014.

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