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John Starks

John Starks (Pro basketball.  Born, Tulsa, OK, Aug. 10, 1965.)  During his eight seasons (1990-98) with them, John Starks was among the most popular of Knicks players.  Starks, a 6’5″ guard, played semipro and minor league basketball before signing as a free agent Oct. 1, 1990, and making the team.  His gritty style and work-hard ethic […]

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A prolific author, wire service sports reporter, long time Major League Baseball official scorer, football statistician, sports museum founder, theatrical agency owner and public ... read more

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