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Gary Dwayne Payton

Gary Dwayne Payton, American sportscaster, retired professional basketball player. Founder Gary Payton Foundation, since 1996.

Background

  • Payton, Gary Dwayne was born on July 23, 1968 in Oakland, California, United States.

  • Education

    • Graduate, Oregon State University, 1990.

    Career

    • Drafted National Basketball Association, 1990. Guard Seattle Supersonics, 1990—2003, Milwaukee Bucks, 2003, Los Angeles Lakers, 2003—2004, Boston Celtics, 2004—2005, Miami Heat, 2005—2007. Retired, 2007; studio analyst National Basketball Association television, since 2008.

    Works

    • Confidence Counts (Positively for Kids)
    • A heartfelt message from one of the NBA's most valuable players, Confidence Counts inspires kids to believe in themselves and to strive for success in all they do.
    • Author: (novels) Confidence Counts, 1999.

    Membership

    Founder Gary Payton Foundation, since 1996.

    Connections

    • Married Monique Payton. Children: Raquel, Gary Dwayne, Julian.
    • spouse: Monique Payton
    • children: Raquel Payton
    • Gary Dwayne Payton
    • Julian Payton
    Gary Dwayne Payton
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    Born July 23, 1968
    (age 49)
    Nationality
    • 1990
      Oregon State University
    • 1990
      Drafted National Basketball Association
    • 1990 - 2003
      guard Seattle Supersonics
    • 2003
      guard Seattle Supersonics
    • 2003 - 2004
      guard Seattle Supersonics
    • 2004 - 2005
      guard Seattle Supersonics
    • 2005 - 2007
      guard Seattle Supersonics
    • 2007
      retired
    • 2008
      studio analyst, National Basketball Association television
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