Mark “Action Jackson” Had A Long And Successful NBA Career
During his 17 years with the NBA, Mark Jackson played for the Knicks, the Clippers, Indiana Pacers, Denver Nuggets, Toronto Raptors, Utah Jazz, and the Houston Rockets.
Averaging 9.6 ppg and 8.0 apg over his career, he was named an NBA All-Star in 1989, and the 1997 NBA assists leader. Jackson is the second all-time assists leader in the NBA, right after his Jazz teammate John Stockton. After retiring as a player Jackson became head coach of the Golden State Warriors, then joined ESPN as a commentator.