Michael Richardson

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Birthday
11, 1955
Birthplace
Texas
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
11, 1955 (age 64)
Birthplace
Texas

About

8-year NBA player known for his off-the-court troubles involving drugs and perceived antisemitism.

Before Fame

He was selected with the fourth overall pick in the 1978 NBA draft by the New York Knicks.

Trivia

He was suspended from the NBA after his third positive drug test for cocaine in 1986. He was allowed to play again in 1988, but failed further drug tests.

Family Life

He married his high school sweetheart at age 20.

Associated With

He was defended by David Stern after being accused of antisemitic comments such as, Jews are crafty.