Maurice De Shawn Taylor (born October 30, 1976) is an American former professional basketball player who played the power forward and center positions. Originally from Detroit, Taylor played college basketball at Michigan and was selected by the Los Angeles Clippers as the 14th overall pick in the 1997 NBA Draft. Taylor played from 1997 to 2007 in the NBA for the Clippers, Houston Rockets, New York Knicks, and Sacramento Kings. From 2009 to 2011, Taylor played internationally in Italy and China.
Career highlights and awards
NBA All-Rookie Second Team (1998)