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John Stockton

NBA Point Guard John Stockton

Profession: NBA Point Guard

Nationality:
United States of America
American

Why Famous: Spent his entire NBA career as a point guard for the Utah Jazz, from 1984 to 2003. Regarded as one of the best point guards of all time, he holds the NBA records for most career assists and steals by considerable margins.

Born: March 26, 1962
Birthplace: Spokane, Washington, USA
Age: 58 years old

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Aries

Events in the Life of John Stockton

  • 1990-04-05 John Stockton reaches 1000-assist mark for NBA record 3 yrs in a row
  • 1991-04-18 John Stockton breaks his own NBA season assist record at 1,136
  • 1993-02-21 43rd NBA All-Star Game, Delta Center, Salt Lake City, UT: West beats East, 135-132 (OT); MVPs: Karl Malone, Utah Jazz F; John Stockton, Utah Jazz, PG
  • 1995-02-01 Utah Jazz guard John Stockton passes Magic Johnson's all-time NBA assists mark of 9,221, in a 129-98 win over the Denver Nuggets at the Delta Centre in Salt Lake City

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