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Chris Wilcox

Chris Wilcox
NameChris Wilcox
PositionPower forward / Center
Height Ft6
Height In10
Weight Lb235
Birth DateSeptember 3, 1982(age 34)
Birth PlaceRaleigh, North Carolina
High SchoolWhiteville (Whiteville, North Carolina)
William G. Enloe
(Raleigh, North Carolina)
CollegeMaryland (2000 2002)
Draft Round1
Draft Pick8
Draft Year2002
Draft TeamLos Angeles Clippers
Career Start2002
Team1Los Angeles Clippers
Team2Seattle SuperSonics / Oklahoma City Thunder
Team3New York Knicks
Team4Detroit Pistons
Highlights * NCAA Champion (2002)

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Chris Ray Wilcox (born September 3, 1982 in Raleigh, North Carolina) is an American professional basketball player who last played for the Detroit Pistons. He previously played for the Los Angeles Clippers, Seattle SuperSonics, Oklahoma City Thunder, New York Knicks, and collegiately at the University of Maryland, where he helped the Terrapins win their first NCAA championship in 2002. While at Whiteville High School in Whiteville, North Carolina, he led the basketball team to the 2A State Championship in 1999, before transferring to William G. Enloe High School in Raleigh, NC for his senior year. In his five seasons in the NBA, Wilcox is averaging 9.3 points and 5.4 rebounds. While playing for the Sonics in 2005 2006, Wilcox averaged 14.1 points per game and 8.2 rebounds per game. He was on the starting lineup for 23 of his 29 games with the Sonics that season.

Wilcox was traded on February 14, 2006, to the Seattle SuperSonics in exchange for Vladimir Radmanovic.

On April 4, 2006, Wilcox recorded a career-high 24 rebounds in a win over the Houston Rockets. Wilcox's rebound total was the most by a Sonic player since Jack Sikma grabbed 25 at Utah on February 10, 1983.

On February 19, 2009, Wilcox was traded to the New York Knicks for Malik Rose. He became a free agent at the end of the season.

On July 22, 2009, Wilcox signed a multi-year contract with the Detroit Pistons.

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