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Joe Cooper (basketball)

Joseph Edward Cooper (born September 1, 1957) is a retired American National Basketball Association (NBA) player. Drafted in the fifth round of the 1981 NBA draft by the New Jersey Nets, Cooper played twenty-four NBA games over the course of three seasons, making appearances for the Nets, the Los Angeles Lakers, the Washington Bullets, the San Diego Clippers and the Seattle SuperSonics.

Joe Cooper
Personal information
Born (1957-09-01) September 1, 1957 (age 62)
Houston, Texas
NationalityAmerican
Listed height6 ft 9 in (2.06 m)
Listed weight169 lb (77 kg)
Career information
High schoolColumbus (Houston, Texas)
College
NBA draft1981 / Round: 5 / Pick: 95th overall
Selected by the New Jersey Nets
Playing career1981–1991
PositionCenter / Power forward
Number44, 35, 4, 23, 53
Career history
1981New Jersey Nets
1981–1982Lancaster Lightning
1982Los Angeles Lakers
1982Washington Bullets
1982–1983Lancaster Lightning
1983San Diego Clippers
1983–1985Lancaster Lightning
1985Seattle SuperSonics
1985–1986Hapoel Holon
1986–1988Oximesa
1988–1989Pamesa Valencia
1989–1990Peñarol de Mar del Plata
1990–1991Boca Juniors
Stats at Basketball-Reference.com

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