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Etan Thomas

Etan Thomas, American professional basketball player, poet. Named Defensive Player of Year, Big East Conference, 2000, First Team All-Conference, 2000.

Background

  • Thomas, Etan was born on April 1, 1978 in Harlem, New York, United States. Son of Deborah Thomas.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Business Management, Syracuse University, New York, 2000.

    Career

    • Center Washington Wizards, 2001—2009, Minnesota Timberwolves, 2009, Oklahoma City Thunder, 2009—2010, Atlanta Hawks, since 2010. Political speaker and activist.

    Works

    • Author: (volume of poetry) More Than An Athlete, 2005. Contributor articles to The Huffington Post.

    Connections

    • Married Nichole Oliver. Children: Malcolm, Imani.
    • father: Deborah Thomas Thomas
    • spouse: Nichole Oliver
    • children: Malcolm Thomas
    • Imani Thomas
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    Born April 1, 1978
    (age 38)
    Nationality
    • 2001 - 2009
      Center Washington Wizards
    • 2009
      Center Washington Wizards
    • 2009 - 2010
      Center Washington Wizards
    • 2010
      Center Washington Wizards