SADDLE RIVER, N.J. -- Happy birthday to Saddle River resident and NBA analyst Mark Jackson!
Jackson, who is a former NBA point guard and coach, turns 52 on Saturday, April 1.
Jackson was born in Brooklyn and played his college ball at St. John's University. He then went on to the NBA playing for the New York Knicks, Indiana Pacers, Los Angeles Clippers, Denver Nuggets, Utah Jazz, Toronto Raptors and Houston Rockets.
Jackson was named NBA Rookie of the Year in 1988 and amassed more than 10,000 assists in his playing career. He then went on to coach the Golden State Warriors from 2011-2014.
Jackson currently lives in Los Angeles with his wife Desiree Coleman. They have four children together.