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Darwin Louis Cook (born August 6, 1958) is a former American professional basketball player in the NBA.

Darwin Cook
Personal information
Born (1958-08-06) August 6, 1958 (age 60)
Los Angeles, California
NationalityAmerican
Listed height6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Listed weight184 lb (83 kg)
Career information
High schoolCrenshaw (Los Angeles, California)
CollegePortland (1976–1980)
NBA draft1980 / Round: 4 / Pick: 70th overall
Selected by the Detroit Pistons
Playing career1980–1992
PositionPoint guard / Shooting guard
Number12, 1
Career history
19801986New Jersey Nets
1986–1987Washington Bullets
1987–1988La Crosse Catbirds
1988Scavolini Pesaro
1988–1989San Antonio Spurs
1989Denver Nuggets
1989–1991Scavolini Pesaro
1991–1992Quad City Thunder
Career NBA statistics
Points5,820 (9.5 ppg)
Assists2,248 (3.7 rpg)
Steals1,044 (1.7 spg)
Stats at Basketball-Reference.com

Cook, a 6'3"/1.91 m point guard from Los Angeles, played for four seasons (1976–77 to 1979–80) at the University of Portland, and was subsequently selected by the Detroit Pistons with 70th overall pick (1st in 4th round) in the 1980 NBA draft.

His NBA career lasted from 1980 to 1989, playing with 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 basketball league before returning to the NBA for one more season split playing for the Nuggets and the Spurs. After his NBA career in, 1989, he again signed with Scavolini, this time for two years.[1]

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