Birth date 12 Jul 1972 (46 years)
Nationality United States United States
Team history
New Jersey Nets 1995 - 2005
New Jersey Nets 1995 - 2005

Travis Best is a basketball player who has played in the NBA (National Basketball Association), Prokom Treft Sopot in the Polish League, UNICS Kazan in the Russian League and Virtus Bologna in the Italian League. He has a height of 5 feet 11 inches, weight of 182 lbs and used to play as a Guard. From 1996 to 2002 he played with Indiana Pacers using jersey no. 4. In 2002 when he was a member of Chicago Bulls he wore jersey no. 6. Jersey no. 1 was given to him in 2003 when he played for Miami Heat. In 2004 he was a member of Dallas Mavericks and used to wear jersey no. 3. He was offered jersey no. 6 by New Jersey Nets in 2005. travis best

Initially Best attended Springfield Central High School in Springfield, Massachusetts. Further he sought admission in Georgia Institute of Technology. In the 1995 NBA draft he was selected by Indiana Pacers as the 23rd pick and overall 23rd pick in the 1st round. His best season was in 2000-01 when he received 918 points along with field goal percentage of 0.44, 3-point field goal percentage of 0.381, free throw percentage of 0.827, 222 rebounds, 473 assists and 246 personal fouls.

Career Highlights

During his career in the NBA which lasted for almost a decade Best played in 708 games in which he got 15150 playing minutes in which he collected 5376 points, 1616 personal fouls, 2444 assists and 1249 rebounds. There were 4642 field goal attempts out of which 2002 are field goals, 772 3-point field goal attempts out of which 266 are 3-point field goals and 1324 free throw attempts out of which 1106 are free throws.