Norman Richardson (basketball)
Charles Norman "Norm" Richardson (born July 24, 1978) is an American former professional basketball player currently working as an assistant coach for the Erie BayHawks of the NBA Development League. A 6'5" 190/200 lb shooting guard, he played college basketball at Hofstra University and had a brief stint in the NBA in 2001-02.
|Fort Wayne Mad Ants|
|League||NBA G League|
|Born||July 24, 1979|
Brooklyn, New York
|Listed height||6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)|
|Listed weight||190 lb (86 kg)|
|High school||Grady (Brooklyn, New York)|
|NBA draft||2001 / Undrafted|
|2003||North Charleston Lowgators|
|2003–2004||KK Crvena zvezda|
|2004||Guaiqueríes de Margarita|
|2006||Paris Basket Racing|
|2016–2017||Erie BayHawks (assistant)|
|2017–present||Fort Wayne Mad Ants (assistant)|
|Career highlights and awards|
Richardson was signed by the Indiana Pacers as a free agent on September 21, 2001 for whom he played 3 games before being traded, along with Jalen Rose, Travis Best, and a second-round draft pick to the Chicago Bulls in exchange for Ron Mercer, Ron Artest, Brad Miller and Kevin Ollie at the trade deadline on February 19, 2002. With the Pacers, Richardson wore jersey number 21 and with the Bulls number 31.
After the 2001–02 NBA season, Richardson played with the team Scavolini Pesaro of the Italian Lega Basket Serie A. He wore jersey number 7. The North Charleston Lowgators of the NBA Development League signed Richardson on January 28, 2003 and waived Richardson on February 21, 2003. With the Lowgators, Richardson played eight games and averaged 6.4 points, 1.9 rebounds, and 1.1 assists each game. He wore #31.
Later he played for Polonia Warsaw (Polen first division) and for TBB Trier (Germany first division) in the 2008/2009 season. With Polonia, Richardson wore jersey #12. With TBB Trier, Richardson wore jersey #31.
- NBA.com bio
- NBA Draft 2001
- Brad Miller's 26 points and 14 boards power Pacers
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- North Charleston Waives Norm Richardson
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- Huertas, Jose Rubicco (March 15, 2004). "Marinos debuta con triunfo en el clasico oriental". El Universal (Venezuela) (in Spanish). Retrieved June 2, 2012.
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