Darwin Louis Cook (born August 6, 1958) is an American basketball coach and former player.
|Born||August 6, 1958|
Los Angeles, California
|Listed height||6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)|
|Listed weight||184 lb (83 kg)|
|High school||Crenshaw (Los Angeles, California)|
|NBA draft||1980 / Round: 4 / Pick: 70th overall|
|Selected by the Detroit Pistons|
|Position||Point guard / Shooting guard|
|1980–1986||New Jersey Nets|
|1987–1988||La Crosse Catbirds|
|1988–1989||San Antonio Spurs|
|1991–1992||Quad City Thunder|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Career NBA statistics|
|Points||5,820 (9.5 ppg)|
|Rebounds||1,308 (2.1 spg)|
|Assists||2,248 (3.7 rpg)|
|Stats at Basketball-Reference.com|
Cook's NBA career lasted from 1980 to 1989, and he played for the New Jersey Nets, Washington Bullets, Denver Nuggets, and San Antonio Spurs. In 1987, he signed a one-year contract with Scavolini Pesaro of the Italian Serie A1 before returning to the NBA for one more season, playing for the Nuggets and the Spurs. After his NBA career, in 1989, he returned to Italy and signed a two-year contract with Scavolini.
- "Sports People: Pro Basketball; Darwin Cook to Italy". The New York Times. July 5, 1989. Retrieved January 8, 2019.
- "Former NBA Star Darwin Cook Named Pioneers Men's Basketball Head Coach". uavpioneers.com. May 19, 2017. Retrieved January 8, 2019.