Alonzo Mourning

Alonzo Mourning

Alonzo Harding Mourning, Jr. (born February 8, 1970) is a retired American professional basketball player, who played most of his 15-year NBA career for the Miami Heat.

Nicknamed "Zo", Mourning played at center. His tenacity on defense twice earned him NBA Defensive Player of the Year Award and perennially placed him on the NBA All-Defensive Team. He made a comeback after undergoing a kidney transplant and later won the 2006 NBA Championship with the Heat. He has also played for the Charlotte Hornets and New Jersey Nets. On March 30, 2009, Mourning became the first Miami Heat player to have his number retired. Since June 26th, 2009, Mourning has served as Vice President of Player Programs and Development for the Heat.

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... California Anthony Peeler Missouri Bobby Hurley Duke Alonzo Mourning Georgetown Adam Keefe Stanford Malik Sealy St ... Duke Don MacLean UCLA Harold Miner Southern California Anthony Peeler Missouri Alonzo Mourning Georgetown Malik Sealy St ... Allan Houston Tennessee Bobby Hurley Duke Alonzo Mourning Georgetown Adam Keefe Stanford Shaquille O'Neal Louisiana State Todd Day Arkansas Lee Mayberry Arkansas UPI Jimmy Jackson Ohio State Byron Houston ...
1998–99 NBA Season - NBA Awards
... Jazz Rookie of the Year Vince Carter, Toronto Raptors Defensive Player of the Year Alonzo Mourning, Miami Heat Sixth Man of the Year Darrell Armstrong, Orlando Magic Most Improved ...

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