Dan Majerle

Daniel Lewis Majerle (born September 9, 1965), also known by the nickname "Thunder Dan", is an American retired professional basketball player and current coach of the Grand Canyon Antelopes.wikipedia
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Phoenix Suns

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He played 14 years in the National Basketball Association (NBA) with the Phoenix Suns, Miami Heat, and Cleveland Cavaliers.
Under Johnson, and after trading for perennial NBA All-Star Charles Barkley, and combined with the output of Tom Chambers and Dan Majerle, the Suns reached the playoffs for a franchise-record thirteen consecutive appearances and remained a regular title contender throughout the 1990s, and reached the 1993 NBA Finals.

1988 NBA draft

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The Suns selected Majerle with the 14th pick of the 1988 NBA draft, which the Suns acquired (along with Kevin Johnson) in a trade from the Cleveland Cavaliers for Larry Nance.

Grand Canyon Antelopes

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Daniel Lewis Majerle (born September 9, 1965), also known by the nickname "Thunder Dan", is an American retired professional basketball player and current coach of the Grand Canyon Antelopes.
Men's basketball is coached by Dan Majerle, former basketball player with the Phoenix Suns.

1988 United States men's Olympic basketball team

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He won a bronze medal with the U.S. national team at the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul, and a gold medal at the 1994 FIBA World Championship.

Larry Nance

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The Suns selected Majerle with the 14th pick of the 1988 NBA draft, which the Suns acquired (along with Kevin Johnson) in a trade from the Cleveland Cavaliers for Larry Nance.
1 pick in 1988 (used to pick Randolph Keys) to Cleveland for Kevin Johnson, Mark West, Tyrone Corbin and Cleveland's first (used for Dan Majerle) and second round (used for Dean Garrett) picks in 1988 and the Lakers' second round pick in 1989 (used for Greg Grant).

Miami Heat

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He played 14 years in the National Basketball Association (NBA) with the Phoenix Suns, Miami Heat, and Cleveland Cavaliers.

Central Michigan Chippewas men's basketball

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Born and raised in Traverse City, Michigan, Majerle starred for Traverse City High School (now Central) and Central Michigan University in Mount Pleasant, where he played for four years with averages of 21.8 points and 8.9 rebounds a game.

Traverse City, Michigan

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Born and raised in Traverse City, Michigan, Majerle starred for Traverse City High School (now Central) and Central Michigan University in Mount Pleasant, where he played for four years with averages of 21.8 points and 8.9 rebounds a game.

1995–96 Cleveland Cavaliers season

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During the offseason, the Cavaliers acquired three-point specialist All-Star Dan Majerle from the Phoenix Suns.

1996–97 Miami Heat season

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During the offseason, the Heat signed free agents Dan Majerle and P.J. Brown.

Central High School (Traverse City, Michigan)

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Born and raised in Traverse City, Michigan, Majerle starred for Traverse City High School (now Central) and Central Michigan University in Mount Pleasant, where he played for four years with averages of 21.8 points and 8.9 rebounds a game.

1991–92 Phoenix Suns season

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Fellow guard mates Kevin Johnson and Dan Majerle were second and third in scoring, with Johnson's 19.7 points and team-leading assist average, 10.7, to go with Majerle's 17.3 scoring average.

1992 NBA All-Star Game

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Despite starting in just 15 of the 82 games he played in, Majerle was selected to play in the 1992 NBA All-Star Game.

2001–02 Phoenix Suns season

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During the offseason, the Suns would acquire All-Star point guard Stephon Marbury from the New Jersey Nets, and re-sign former Suns guard Dan Majerle, who was a member of the team when they appeared in the 1993 NBA Finals.

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The 1998–99 season would be shortened to 50 games as a result of a league lockout, and with teammate Voshon Lenard hurt for much of the season, Majerle stepped in to start in 48 games.
The franchise had recently been rebuilt led by head coach Pat Riley and featured all-stars Alonzo Mourning, Tim Hardaway and another shooting guard who would split minutes with Lenard, Dan Majerle.

Cotton Fitzsimmons

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Suns coach Cotton Fitzsimmons publicly chastised the Suns fans and told them "you'll be sorry you ever booed this young man".
He was one of the driving forces behind the trade that sent Larry Nance to the Cleveland Cavaliers for Kevin Johnson, Mark West and a future first-round draft pick (who was Dan Majerle).

1994–95 Phoenix Suns season

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Dan Majerle finished the season tied for second in made three-point field goals, 199, and averaged 15.6 points for the Suns.

1993–94 Phoenix Suns season

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Point guard Kevin Johnson was the other 20-point scorer, averaging right at the mark, while Cedric Ceballos averaged 19.1, Dan Majerle 16.5, and Green 14.7.

1988–89 Phoenix Suns season

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With the pick they would select swingman Dan Majerle from Central Michigan.

1995 NBA All-Star Game

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He would earn another selection to the All-Star game in the following season, scoring 10 points in the 1995 NBA All-Star Game which was held in Phoenix.

1990–91 NBA season

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Despite another successful season for Majerle and the Suns in the 1990–91 season, they would fall in the first round of the playoffs to the Utah Jazz.

1993 NBA All-Star Game

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Majerle also finished first in the NBA in three-point field goals made and attempted, and scored 18 points in the 1993 NBA All-Star Game.

Pat Riley

The Heat were a team with a bright future, as they featured all-stars Alonzo Mourning and Tim Hardaway, and were coached by Pat Riley.
The off-season also brought them Nets forward P.J. Brown and Suns swingman Dan Majerle.

2000–01 Miami Heat season

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Mason signed as a free agent with the Milwaukee Bucks, Tim Hardaway was traded to the Dallas Mavericks, Ceballos signed with the Denver Nuggets, but was later on waived and then retired, Bruce Bowen signed with the San Antonio Spurs, Davis was dealt to the Cleveland Cavaliers, Dan Majerle re-signed with the Phoenix Suns, and Green and Duane Causwell both retired.