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Chauncey Billups

Chauncey Billups
Billups during his tenure with the Denver Nuggets
CaptionBillups during his tenure with the Denver Nuggets
NameChauncey Billups
PositionPoint Guard
Height Ft6
Height In3
Weight Lb210
TeamNew York Knicks
Birth DateSeptember 25, 1976(age 40)
Birth PlaceDenver, Colorado
High SchoolGeorge Washington HS (Denver, Colorado)
Draft Round1
Draft Pick3
Draft Year1997
Draft TeamBoston Celtics
Career Start1997
Years1 |team1=Boston Celtics
Years2   |team2=Toronto Raptors
Years3   |team3=Denver Nuggets
Years4   |team4=Minnesota Timberwolves
Years5   |team5=Detroit Pistons
Years6   |team6=Denver Nuggets
Years7  present|team7=New York Knicks
Highlights *NBA Champion (2004) *NBA Finals MVP (2004) *5× NBA All-Star (2006 2010) *All-NBA Second Team ( ) *2× All-NBA Third Team ( ,  ) *2× NBA All-Defensive Second Team (   ) *J. Walter Kennedy Citizenship Award ( ) *NBA Sportsmanship Award ( )

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Chauncey Ray Billups (born September 25, 1976, in Denver, Colorado) is an American professional basketball point guard for the New York Knicks of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He has also played for Team USA. Billups won the NBA Finals MVP in 2004, helping the Detroit Pistons beat the Los Angeles Lakers in the Finals, and was given the nickname "Mr. Big Shot" for making late-game shots with Detroit. A five-time NBA All-Star and three-time All-NBA selection, he was chosen third overall in the 1997 NBA Draft by the Boston Celtics, and has also played for the Toronto Raptors, the Denver Nuggets, and the Minnesota Timberwolves. Billups played college basketball at the University of Colorado, where he was honored in 2004 as the fifth player to have his jersey (number 4) retired.

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