Darrell Armstrong

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Birthday
22, 1968
Birthplace
Gastonia, NC
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
22, 1968 (age 50)
Birthplace
Gastonia, NC

About

Former NBA point guard who played for the Orlando Magic from 1995 to 2003, earning the NBA's Most Improved Player Award and the Sixth Man of the Year Award in 1999. In 2009, a year after retiring, he became an assistant coach for the Dallas Mavericks.

Before Fame

He graduated from Ashbrook High School in 1988, then played college ball at Fayetteville State.

Trivia

After going undrafted by the NBA in 1991, he spent five years playing professional basketball in Greece, Canada, Cyprus and Spain before the Magic gave him an opportunity in 1995.

Family Life

He was born in Gastonia, North Carolina.

Associated With

He and sharp-shooting small forward Dennis Scott were teammates on the Magic from 1995 to 1997.