Stacey Augmon

American basketball player

Stacey Augmon (born August 1, 1968) is a retired American basketball player. Augmon had the nickname "Plastic Man" due to his athletic ability to "stretch".

Stacey Augmon
Augmon in 2009 as Denver Nuggets assistant coach.
Sacramento Kings
PositionAssistant coach/player development
Personal information
Born (1968-08-01) August 1, 1968 (age 55)
Pasadena, California
Listed height6 ft 8 in (2.03 m)
Listed weight213 lb (97 kg)
Career information
High schoolJohn Muir (Pasadena, California)
CollegeUNLV (1987–1991)
NBA draft1991 / Round: 1 / Pick: 9th overall
Selected by the Atlanta Hawks
Playing career1991–2006
PositionSmall forward / Shooting guard
Coaching career2007–present
Career history
As player:
19911996Atlanta Hawks
1996–1997Detroit Pistons
19972001Portland Trail Blazers
2001–2002Charlotte Hornets
20022004New Orleans Hornets
20042006Orlando Magic
As coach:
20072011Denver Nuggets (assistant)
2011–2016UNLV (assistant)
20162018Milwaukee Bucks (assistant)
2018–2019Jeonju KCC Egis
2019–presentSacramento Kings (assistant)
Career highlights and awards
Career statistics
Points7,990 (8.0 ppg)
Rebounds3,216 (3.2 rpg)
Steals974 (1.0 spg)
Stats at
Men's basketball
Representing  United States
Summer Olympics
Bronze medal – third place 1988 Seoul National team
FIBA U19 World Championship
Silver medal – second place 1987 Bormio National team
Summer Universiade
Gold medal – first place 1989 Duisburg National team



Augmon played college basketball for four years at UNLV. He won the 1990 NCAA Championship with them. Augmon was the first three-time winner of the NABC Defensive Player of the Year, winning the award in 1989, 1990, and 1991.[1] He is a class of 2002 member of the UNLV Athletic Hall of Fame along with teammates Greg Anthony and Larry Johnson.[2]

NBA career


Augmon was drafted by the Atlanta Hawks in 1991. He played for the Hawks, the Detroit Pistons, the Portland Trail Blazers, the Charlotte Hornets, the New Orleans Hornets, and the Orlando Magic. He holds a scoring average of 8.0 points per game throughout his career.


  1. "Williams Repeats as NABC National Defensive Player of the Year". Retrieved 2016-10-14.
  2. "UNLV Athletic Hall of Fame Members". Retrieved 2016-10-14.[permanent dead link]