Arthur Donnell Long (born October 1, 1972) is an American former professional basketball player from Rochester, New York. A 6'9", 250 pound power forward out of the East High School and University of Cincinnati who also attended Independence Community Junior College, Dodge City Community College in Kansas and Southeastern Community College in Iowa, Long was not drafted but both the Portland Trail Blazers and Sacramento Kings signed him as a free agent in 1999, though he was waived before ever playing a game for either. He eventually played nine games with the Kings from February 2001 until the season ended. He spent the majority of his college and pro career at power forward and center but as a high schooler, Long displayed the ability to put the ball on the floor and play small forward.

Art Long
Personal information
Born (1972-10-01) October 1, 1972 (age 47)
Rochester, New York
Listed height6 ft 9 in (2.06 m)
Listed weight250 lb (113 kg)
Career information
High schoolEast (Rochester, New York)
NBA draft1996 / Undrafted
Playing career1996–2010
PositionPower forward
Career history
1996–1997Élan Béarnais Pau-Orthez
1997–1998Jacksonville Barracudas
1998–1998Quilmes de Mar del Plata
1998–1999Idaho Stampede
1999–2000Yakama Sun Kings
2000Trotamundos de Carabobo
2000–2001ASVEL Villeurbanne
2001Sacramento Kings
2001Brujos de Guayama
2001–2002Seattle SuperSonics
2002Philadelphia 76ers
2002–2003Toronto Raptors
2003Hunstville Flight
2003–2004Ilisiakos Athens
2004San Miguel Beermen
2005–2006Mariupol Azovmash
2009–2010Unión Alética
Career highlights and awards
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Long's NBA career lasted 98 games, and enjoyed his most successful year in the 2001-02 season, starting 27 of his 63 games with the Seattle SuperSonics.[1] In 2002-03, he played 26 games (19 with the Philadelphia 76ers, 7 for the Toronto Raptors). He also played 3 preseason games for the Cleveland Cavaliers, but was waived prior to the 2004-05 season.[2]

Long also played in France for ASVEL Lyon-Villeurbanne in 2000-01.[3]


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