Back to the Beginning…

Friday, January 20, 2012
By Jon Newberry

On June 28, 1995, Jerry Stackhouse was selected with the third pick of the NBA Draft by the Philadelphia 76ers. Now, over 16 years later, Stack returns to the “City of Brotherly Love” as a member of the Atlanta Hawks. Plenty has changed since Jerry first pulled on an NBA jersey. Here are his thoughts when he looks back:

Other notable facts about ’95 that Jerry forgot to mention…

  • The Atlanta Braves won the World Series
  • The DVD was invented and developed
  • Yahoo! and Ebay were both founded
    (No… Hawks.com had not been launched yet)
  • Braveheart won the Academy Award for Best Picture
  • Alanis Morissette and TLC topped the music charts
  • Andre Dawson (400 HR’s), Eddie Murray (3,000 hits) and Cal Ripken, Jr. (consecutive games) all reached career milestones

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