Steve Nash. In 2006, "Time Magazine" named Steve Nash one of the Top 100 Most Influential People in the World.
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Georgia Tech. John Salley appeared alongside Hollywood stars Will Smith and Martin Lawrence in the action movies "Bad Boys" and "Bad Boys II".
Don Nelson. Avery Johnson was named the 2005-2006 NBA Coach of the Year.
Magic Johnson. Russell Westbrook was born in Long Beach, California in 1988.
Los Angeles. Del Harris, the 1995 NBA Coach of the Year, recorded 218-110 as head coach of the Lakers.
Two. Prior to Tony Parker, the only French players to play in the NBA were Tariq Abdul-Wahad and Jerome Moiso.
Chauncey Billups. Chauncey Billups played college basketball for the University of Colorado.