John Thomas Salley (born May 16, 1964) is an American retired professional basketball player, and talk show host.
He was the first player in NBA history to win championships with three franchises, as well as the first player (and only one of two, the other being Tim Duncan) in the NBA to win a championship in three decades.
After being drafted in the first round out of Georgia Tech in 1986, the 6'11 (2.11 m) Salley played both power forward and center for the Detroit Pistons, Miami Heat, Toronto Raptors, Chicago Bulls, Panathinaikos and Los Angeles Lakers.
He was a long-time host of the former Fox Sports Net show The Best Damn Sports Show Period.
He is a vegan activist, chef, and wellness entrepreneur.