Rick Fox

Retired Basketball Player + Actor

Ulrich Alexander "Rick" Fox is a Canadian television actor and retired professional basketball player who last played for the NBA's Los Angeles Lakers in 2004.

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    Huffington Post - Feb 11, 2014
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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Rick Fox.


1969 Birth Born on July 24, 1969.


1987 17 Years Old Despite not playing his senior season, Fox was voted onto the Indiana All-Star team in 1987.


1990 20 Years Old Fox played internationally for Canada twice, at the 1990 and 1994 FIBA World Championships. … Read More
1991 21 Years Old 1 More Event
He then went on to star collegiately at the University of North Carolina where his highlights included leading the Tar Heels to the 1991 NCAA Final Four.
1995 25 Years Old By the 1995–1996 season, Fox had become the team's starting small forward and achieved double figure scoring.
1996 26 Years Old He recorded career highs of 15.4 points a game and 2.2 steals a game (4th in the league) and made 101 three-point field goals in the 1996–1997 campaign.
1997 27 Years Old 1 More Event
In the summer of 1997, the Celtics released Fox, and he signed with the Los Angeles Lakers.


2000 30 Years Old 1 More Event
In the playoffs, Fox played all 23 games as the Lakers advanced to the 2000 NBA Finals against the Indiana Pacers. … Read More
2001 31 Years Old 1 More Event
In the playoffs, Fox started in all 16 games as the Lakers swept through the first three rounds and reached the 2001 NBA Finals against the Philadelphia 76ers. … Read More
2002 32 Years Old 1 More Event
In the 2002 NBA Finals against the New Jersey Nets, Fox averaged 9.8 points, 6.3 rebounds and 1.5 steals as the Lakers swept the Nets in 4 games to win their third straight NBA title.
Fox missed 40 games in the 2003–2004 season due to a foot injury, but started in 34 of 38 games while active. … Read More
2004 - 2007 4 More Events
2008 38 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2008 and 2009, he had a recurring role (as a fictionalized version of himself) on the BET comedy-drama television series The Game, also returning to reprise his role in the 2012 season finale.
2009 39 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2009, Fox played himself in the comedies Party Down and Head Case, and he currently has recurring roles on VH1's Single Ladies and Tyler Perry's House of Payne.


2010 40 Years Old In 2010 Fox briefly guest starred on the science-fiction series Dollhouse, and took on a recurring role on the CW remake of Melrose Place.
2011 41 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2011, Fox then played the role of Bernadette's ex-boyfriend Glenn in The Big Bang Theory episode The Love Car Displacement. … Read More
2013 - 2014 2 More Events
2015 45 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2015, Fox played the role of Sam Johnson, the general manager for eponymous basketball team on Yahoo's original series Sin City Saints, he appeared in the TV film Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No!, and he played Calvin Owens, a retired basketball player, on the TV show iZombie.
2016 Fox also appeared in the showtime series Shameless. … Read More
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