Mike or Michael Rene Taylor is a professional basketball player from the United States who currently is a member of Los Angeles Clippers in the National Basketball Association. He occupies the spot of Guard. During the 2008 NBA draft, he was drafted by Portland Trail Blazers in the 2nd round. He was the 25th pick and overall 55th pick. In the history of NBA, Taylor is the first player to be drafted out of the NBA Developmental League. On 15th July 2008, he signed his contract with the Clippers.
Mike Taylor completed his schooling from Marshall High School in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Further, he took admission in Iowa State University. He participated in one season for this University in 2006-07. During this season, he scored 16 points per game and was the leader in the team in respect of scoring. Unfortunately, he had to face some lawsuits and due to these was removed from the team in July 2007.
During the 2008-09 season, Mike Taylor belonged to Los Angeles Clippers. He appeared in 24 games and in these played for 283 minutes. His 3-point field goal percentage was 0.235, field goal percentage was 0.337 and free throw percentage was 0.593. He piled up 40 assists, 82 points, 37 personal fouls and 30 rebounds.