On This Date in NBA History: November 18, Sam Cassell was Born


Feb. 20, 2012; Phoenix, AZ, USA; Washington Wizards assistant coach Sam Cassell during game against the Phoenix Suns at the US Airways Center. The Suns defeated the Wizards 104-88. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports

1969 – Happy 44th birthday to current Washington Wizards assistant coach and retired NBA point guard Sam Cassell who played 15 seasons in the league. He won three championships and was selected to the 2004 All-Star Game. In addition, he owns the 30th-best free throw percentage in NBA history.

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