Alex English was a ahead of his time. He was a 6 foot 7 long and athletic small forward who would be a prototypical player in today’s NBA. English averaged 25.9 points per game, 5.6 rebounds, and 4.4 assists per game in his 10 and a half season with the Denver Nuggets.
He even led the NBA in scoring in 1982-1983 with 28.4 points per game. He is still the franchise’s all time leader in games, minutes, points and assists.
The Denver Nuggets with Alex English made the NBA playoffs in 9 straight seasons and is regarded by many as the greatest Denver Nugget player of all time.