Gaylon Nickerson

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Gaylon Nickerson
Personal information
Born (1969-02-05) February 5, 1969 (age 52)
Osceola, Arkansas
Listed height6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Listed weight190 lb (86 kg)
Career information
High schoolWichita North (Wichita, Kansas)
NBA draft1994 / Round: 2 / Pick: 34th overall
Selected by the Atlanta Hawks
Playing career1994–2003
PositionShooting guard
Number9, 15
Career history
1994–1995Galatasaray S.K.
1995Rapid City Thrillers
1995–1996Oklahoma City Cavalry
1996–1997San Antonio Spurs
1997Oklahoma City Cavalry
1997Washington Bullets
1997Oklahoma City Cavalry
1997Pallacanestro Virtus Roma
1997–1998Cáceres CB
1998–2000CB Valladolid
2002Oklahoma Storm
2003Mansfield Hawks
Career highlights and awards
Career statistics
Points (NBA)15 (3.8 ppg)
Rebounds (NBA)5 (1.3 rpg)
Assists (NBA)1 (0.3 apg)
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Gaylon Harrel Nickerson (born February 5, 1969) is an American former professional basketball player who played in the National Basketball Association (NBA) and other leagues. Born in Osceola, Arkansas, he attended Wichita State University, Butler Community College, Kansas State University, and Northwestern Oklahoma State University.

Nickerson was selected in the second round (34th overall) of the 1994 NBA draft by the Atlanta Hawks. He split the 1996–97 NBA season with the San Antonio Spurs and the Washington Bullets, playing just four games. Nickerson was also selected in the second round of the 1994 CBA Draft, and he led the league in scoring in 1996–97, averaging 22.5 points per game while with the Oklahoma City Cavalry.[1]


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