Happy Birthday to Antoine Walker!

Antoine Walker

Antoine Devon Walker was born August 12, 1976, in Chicago, Illinois. Walker attended Mount Carmel High School, where he played with future NFL quarterback Donovan McNabb and attained all-state status as a senior, earning a full scholarship to play for at the University of Kentucky. He was a starting forward on the Wildcats’ 1996 Men’s Division I Basketball Championship-winning team. As a freshman at he was named Tournament MVP. In his sophomore year, Walker was named All-SEC First, All-SEC Tournament and to the All- Regional Teams. He was drafted with the sixth overall pick in the 1996 Draft and played in the NBA from 1996–2008. He currently plays for the Idaho Stampede of the NBA Development League. For more information, go here.