Brian Dwight Taylor (born June 9, 1951 in Perth Amboy, New Jersey) is a former professional basketball player. A 6'2" guard from Princeton University, he was selected by the Seattle SuperSonics in the second round of the 1972NBA Draft. However, he began his professional career with the New York Nets of the American Basketball Association, for whom he played four seasons, appearing in two ABA All-Star Games. He joined the NBA as a member of the Kansas City Kings in 1976, and he averaged a career-high 17 points per game in 1976-1977. He also played for the Denver Nuggets and San Diego Clippers, before retiring in 1982 with 7,868 career points. June 9 is the 160th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (161st in leap years), with 205 days remaining. ... 1951 (MCMLI) was a common year starting on Monday; see its calendar. ... Perth Amboy is a city located in Middlesex County, New Jersey. ... Basketball is very popular in U.S. colleges. ... Princeton University, located in Princeton, New Jersey, is the fourth-oldest institution of higher education in the United States. ... The Seattle SuperSonics (or simply Sonics to their fans) are a National Basketball Association team based in Seattle, Washington. ... 1972 (MCMLXXII) was a leap year that started on a Saturday. ... The National Basketball Association draft is an annual U.S. event in which the National Basketball Associations (NBA) thirty teams can select young players who wish to join the league. ... The New Jersey Nets are a National Basketball Association team based in East Rutherford, New Jersey. ... The American Basketball Association (ABA) was founded in 1967 and eventually merged with the National Basketball Association. ... The National Basketball Association of the United States and Canada, commonly known as the NBA, is the premier professional basketball league in North America. ... The Sacramento Kings are a National Basketball Association team based in Sacramento, California. ... 1976 (MCMLXXVI) is a leap year starting on Thursday (link will take you to calendar). ... The 1976-77 NBA Season was the 31st season of the National Basketball Association. ... The Denver Nuggets are a National Basketball Association team based in Denver, Colorado. ... The Los Angeles Clippers are a National Basketball Association team based in Los Angeles, California. ... 1982 (MCMLXXXII) is a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ...
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