The countdown is on! We’re offering 84 facts on the ’84 Draft – one every hour — in advance of the June 9 premiere of “The84Draft” on NBA TV.
Name: John Stockton
Vitals: 6-foot-1, 170 pounds
Birthday: March 26, 1962
Drafted in 1984: 16th overall by Utah Jazz
Draft fact: John Stockton has a unique place in ’84 Draft history — and NBA lore. He is the only player from that class (and in NBA history) to be the all-time leader in two major statistical categories: assists (15,806) and steals (3,265).
VIDEO: Relive the moment when John Stockton set the NBA’s all-time assists record
We’re just two hours away from “The84Draft” on NBA TV! Tune in for the captivating story on one of the 27NBA’s most talent-filled and unique classes ever.