Mike Newlin

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Mike Newlin
No. 14
Guard / Small forward
Personal information
Born(1949-01-02) January 2, 1949 (age 65)
Portland, Oregon
NationalityAmerican
Listed height6 ft 4 in (193 cm)
Listed weight200 lb (91 kg)
Career information
High schoolSaint Francis
(La Cañada Flintridge, California)
CollegeUtah (1968–1971)
NBA draft1971 / Round: 2 / Pick: 24th overall
Selected by the San Diego Rockets
Pro playing career1971–1982
Career history
19711979Houston Rockets
19791981New Jersey Nets
1981–1982New York Knicks
Career NBA statistics
Points12,507 (14.9 ppg)
Rebounds2,494 (3.0 rpg)
Assists3,364 (4.0 apg)
Stats at Basketball-Reference.com
 
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Mike Newlin
No. 14
Guard / Small forward
Personal information
Born(1949-01-02) January 2, 1949 (age 65)
Portland, Oregon
NationalityAmerican
Listed height6 ft 4 in (193 cm)
Listed weight200 lb (91 kg)
Career information
High schoolSaint Francis
(La Cañada Flintridge, California)
CollegeUtah (1968–1971)
NBA draft1971 / Round: 2 / Pick: 24th overall
Selected by the San Diego Rockets
Pro playing career1971–1982
Career history
19711979Houston Rockets
19791981New Jersey Nets
1981–1982New York Knicks
Career NBA statistics
Points12,507 (14.9 ppg)
Rebounds2,494 (3.0 rpg)
Assists3,364 (4.0 apg)
Stats at Basketball-Reference.com

Michael F. "Mike" Newlin (born January 2, 1949) is a retired American basketball player in the NBA. A feisty 6'4" (1.93 m), 200 lb (91 kg) guard from the University of Utah, he played 11 professional seasons (1971–1982), spending most of his time with the Houston Rockets. He played in several playoff series, including the 1977 Eastern Conference Finals, which the Rockets would lose to the Philadelphia 76ers led by Julius Erving. He played for other teams such as the New Jersey Nets, and New York Knicks. He had his finest season in 1980-81, when he averaged 21.4 points per game for the Nets, and he retired in 1982 with 12,507 career points.

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