Retiring as an NBA player to become an assistant coach with the Dallas Mavericks [June 2003]
Two children, Christianne and Avery Jr.
San Antonio Spurs all-time assist leader (4,474).
Guard for Seattle Supersonics (1988-1990), Denver Nuggets (1990 and 2001-2002), San Antonio Spurs (1991, 1992-1993 and 1994-2001), Houston Rockets (1992), Golden State Warriors (1993-1994) and Dallas Mavericks (2002-2003).
Member of the 1999 NBA Champion San Antonio Spurs as a starting point guard. Hit a game clinching shot in game 5 to win the series.
Several times named to the NBA All-Interview team, being known for his squeaky voice and thick southern accent.
Attended Southern University.
Never drafted by an NBA franchise.
Filmography of Avery Johnson
The Chronicle Band Member
San Antonio Spurs
Mike & Mike
Himself - ESPN NBA Analyst / Himself - Former NBA Player & Coach / Himself - Telephone Interviewee / ...
The Legend of Swee' Pea
Road to the Championship
NBA Hardwood Classics
Rome Is Burning
Himself - Alone with Rome / New Jersey Nets head coach