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Richard Francis "Scooter" Barry IV (born August 13, 1966) is a retired American professional basketball player.
|Born||August 13, 1966|
San Francisco, California
|Listed height||6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)|
|High school||De La Salle (Concord, California)|
|NBA draft||1989 / Undrafted|
|1989–1990||San Jose Jammers|
|1990–1991||San Jose Jammers|
|1992||Wichita Falls Texans|
|1993–1994||Fort Wayne Fury|
|1994–1995||Yakima Sun Kings|
|1995||South East Melbourne Magic|
|2000–2001||Media Broker Messina|
|2001||FC Mulhouse Basket|
|Career highlights and awards|
His nickname "Scooter" was given shortly after being born in San Francisco, California. The son of NBA Hall of Fame member Rick Barry, he has three younger brothers Jon, Brent and Drew, who also share his profession. The basketball Barry family shares an NCAA Championship, an NBA Slam Dunk Championship and 3 NBA Championship titles between them. He has a half brother, Canyon Barry, currently playing at Florida whose mother, Lynn Barry, was also a distinguished basketball player at William and Mary.
Barry played for the University of Kansas Jayhawks' 1988 NCAA title team, and went on to play 17 years professionally in the US and overseas in the Germany, Spain, Italy, France, Belgium and Australia. He won a CBA title in 1995, a Belgian League title in 2004 and reached the NBL finals in 1995.
He is married to Kerstin Barry, with a daughter, Lauren and a son, Grant.