Born April 3, 1974 Marcus Brown played in the NBA mainly as a Guard during their playing career, season(s): 1997-2000. Marcus James Brown is a retired American professional basketball player. At 6'3" tall, he played as a shooting guard. A three time All-EuroLeague selection, Brown has been mentioned as being one of the top U.S. players ever to play abroad. Brown ended his career as a player-coach with Žalgiris Kaunas in 2011.