Derek Harper

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Birthday
13, 1961
Birthplace
Royston, GA
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
13, 1961 (age 57)
Birthplace
Royston, GA

About

Seventeen-year NBA point guard known for his defensive tenacity.

Before Fame

He starred collegiately for the University of Illinois and was later named to the school's All-Century team.

Trivia

He was a 2-time NBA All-Defensive Second Team selection in 1987 and 1990 as a member of the Dallas Mavericks.

Family Life

He married his girlfriend Sheila, with whom he had a son and three daughters.

Associated With

He played for several seasons with the Dallas Mavericks alongside forward Sam Perkins.