Former shooting guard who was a highly regarded prospect in New York City in the mid-late 1980s, but he never lived up to his potential.
He attended UNLV to play for Jerry Tarkanian.
In his solid basketball career, he was nicknamed 'Swee'Pea' from the Popeye cartoon character.
His parents raised him in Brooklyn.
He was compared to Kareem Abdul-Jabbar as the most talented basketball player from New York City in his time.