Point safeguard who spent the majority of his 13-yr NBA career using the Atlanta Hawks. He performed at Garland SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL and Midland University before becoming drafted by the brand new Shirt Nets in 1989. He was known for his stellar protective play and led the NBA in steals 2 yrs inside a row. His sons both performed football in the University or college of Kentucky in 2001. He frequently passed Mookie Blaylock, that was the initial name of well-known rock-band Pearl Jam, fronted by vocalist Eddie Vedder.