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Reggie Miller
Miller in 2010
Personal information
Born August 24, 1965 (1965-08-24) (age 54)
Riverside, California
Nationality American
High school Riverside Polytechnic
(Riverside, California)
Listed height 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m)
Listed weight 195 lb (88 kg)
Career information
College UCLA (1983–1987)
NBA Draft 1987 / Round: 1 / Pick: 11th overall
Selected by the Indiana Pacers
Pro career 1987–2005
Career history
1987–2005 Indiana Pacers
Career highlights and awards
  • NBA All-Star (1990, 1995, 1996, 1998, 2000)
  • 3× All-NBA Third Team (1995, 1996, 1998)
  • 50–40–90 club (1994)
  • J. Walter Kennedy Citizenship Award (2004)
  • No. 31 retired by Indiana Pacers
  • Third-team All-American – UPI (1986)
  • 2× First-team All-Pac-10 (1986, 1987)
  • No. 31 retired by UCLA
  • USA Basketball Male Athlete of the Year (2002)
Career NBA statistics
Points 25,279 (18.2 ppg)
Rebounds 4,182 (3.0 rpg)
Assists 4,141 (3.0 apg)

Reginald Wayne Miller (born August 24, 1965) is an American retired professional basketball player who played his entire 18-year National Basketball Association (NBA) career with the Indiana Pacers. Miller was known for his precision three-point shooting, especially in pressure situations and most notably against the New York Knicks, for which he earned the nickname "Knick Killer". When he retired, he held the record for most career 3-point field goals made. He is currently second on the list behind Ray Allen. A five-time All-Star selection, Miller led the league in free throw accuracy five times and won a gold medal in the 1996 Summer Olympics.

Miller is widely considered the Pacers' greatest player of all time. His No. 31 was retired by the team in 2006. Currently, he works as an NBA commentator for TNT. On September 7, 2012, Miller was inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame.

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