Forward and center who played for five NBA teams, most notably the Portland Trail Blazers from 1989 to 1997. He was selected to the NBA All-Star game in 1994 and named NBA Sixth Man of the Year in 1993.
He was a highly decorated player at the University of Connecticut. The school eventually retired his number '00' jersey.
He played a total of 18 seasons in the NBA. In 1993, he was the NBA's sixth man of the year.
He married Heather Lufkins in Barbados in 2003.
He was the tallest player ever (6'10") to make over 1,000 3-pointers until the 7'1" Dirk Nowitzki broke his record.