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Danny Manning

POS: Forward

HT/WT: 6-10, 244

AGE: 33

COLLEGE: Kansas

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: Led Kansas to the 1988 NCAA title; national player of the year; member of the bronze-medal-winning 1988 U.S. Olympic team; first overall pick in the 1988 draft (L.A. Clippers); has averaged 16.6 points and 6 rebounds during his career, shooting 51.6 percent from the floor; NBA Sixth Man Award winner in 1998; first pro athlete to return from three anterior cruciate ligament injuries.

Pat Garrity

POS: Forward

HT/WT: 6-9, 231

AGE: 22

COLLEGE: Notre Dame

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: Big East player of the year as a junior and second-team All-American as a senior, finishing sixth nationally in scoring (23.2 ppg); third all-time leading scorer in Notre Dame history behind Austin Carr and Adrian Dantley; first-round pick in the 1998 draft (19th overall) by Milwaukee, was then traded to Dallas and moved again on draft night to Phoenix for Martin Muursepp, Bubba Wells and a 1999 draft pick; averaged 5.6 ppg and 1.9 rpg, appearing in all 39 games.

_ BRIAN LANDMAN

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