Michael Finley

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Michael Howard Finley (born March 6, 1973) is an American former professional basketball player who is the Vice President of Basketball Operations for the Dallas Mavericks of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played 15 seasons in the NBA, predominantly with the Mavericks but also for the Phoenix Suns (who drafted him in 1995), the San Antonio Spurs and the Boston Celtics. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Michael Finley has received more than 748,637 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Michael Finley is the 376th most popular basketball player (down from 324th in 2019), the 11,682nd most popular biography from United States (down from 9,853rd in 2019) and the 238th most popular American Basketball Player.

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  • 25

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  • 2.76

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  • 3.73

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Among basketball players, Michael Finley ranks 376 out of 1,264Before him are Mitch Kupchak, Bison Dele, Kenny Smith, Nick Van Exel, Jim "Bad News" Barnes, and Kevin Love. After him are Kenny Rollins, Mike Bibby, Andrew Bogut, Anthony Mason, Bill Hougland, and Sergio Llull.

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Among people born in 1973, Michael Finley ranks 444Before him are Dominique Monami, Lisa Raymond, Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert, Bridget Marquardt, Sarah Wynter, and Yoichi Doi. After him are DQ, Sun Wen, Somluck Kamsing, Aviv Geffen, Sinnamon Love, and Fabio Pecchia.

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Among people born in United States, Michael Finley ranks 11,682 out of 15,968Before him are James Blake (1979), N. K. Jemisin (1972), Bradley Pierce (1982), Cal Ripken Jr. (1960), Sara Rue (1979), and Diane Schuur (1953). After him are James Roday (1976), Michael Bradley (1987), Kenny Rollins (1923), Shaun White (1986), Michael E. Fossum (1957), and Elizabeth Catlett (1915).


Among basketball players born in United States, Michael Finley ranks 238Before him are Mitch Kupchak (1954), Bison Dele (1969), Kenny Smith (1965), Nick Van Exel (1971), Jim "Bad News" Barnes (1941), and Kevin Love (1988). After him are Kenny Rollins (1923), Mike Bibby (1978), Anthony Mason (1966), Bill Hougland (1930), DeAndre Jordan (1988), and Derrick Coleman (1967).

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