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Kerr, Steve

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Born: 1965 AD
Currently alive, at 49 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Basketball Player

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1965 - Born on the 27th of September in Beirut, Lebanon.

1983 - Kerr began his college years playing for the University of Arizona.

1984 - On the 18th of January, Kerr saw his life drastically change when his father, who was then serving as president of the American University of Beirut,

1986 - Kerr was named to the USA Basketball team that competed in the FIBA World Championship in Spain.

1988 - Kerr helped the Wildcats reach the Final Four of the NCAA Division I basketball tournament.

         - Kerr was selected by the Phoenix Suns in the second round of the NBA Draft.

1989 - He was traded to the Cleveland Cavaliers.

         - He spent over three seasons there, and then part of a season with the Orlando Magic.

1993 - He signed with the Chicago Bulls.

1993-1995 - The Bulls reached the playoffs, but without Michael Jordan's presence and much of they could not win championships.

1997 - Kerr made the game-winning shot in Game Six of the NBA Finals against the Utah Jazz that gave the Bulls back-to-back championships.

1999 - Kerr won his fourth ring in a row when the Spurs beat the New York Knicks for the NBA championship.

2003 - Kerr made key contributions in Game Six of the Spurs' Western Conference Finals series against the Dallas Mavericks,

         - Kerr announced his retirement after the NBA Finals.

2004 - On the 15th of April, Kerr was announced as a member of a potential group of buyers that would acquire his old team, the Suns, from Jerry Colangelo for US$300 million.

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