Dedric Taylor

OFFICIAL #21
NBA Experience 7th season
Born November 14, 1975 (Miami, Fla.)
Resides Miami, Fla.
High School North Miami Beach (Miami, Fla.)
College Florida International University

Dedric Taylor has officiated 283 regular-season games in five seasons as an NBA official.

Taylor joined the staff after four seasons as a referee in the NBA G League. He officiated in numerous collegiate conferences, including the SEC, Sun Belt, Southern, MEAC, Atlantic Sun and Conference USA.

Previously, Taylor worked as an Athletic Specialist for the City of North Miami Beach Parks & Recreation Department. He was also a full-time UPS driver for 13 years.

Taylor enjoys fishing and playing golf.

Fun Facts

Favorite TV Show Good Times
Favorite Movie Crash
Favorite Musician Michael Jackson
Favorite Book Tears We Cannot Stop
Favorite App Candy Crush
Would Most Like To Visit Africa
Bucket List Sky Diving
Hidden Talent Play the trumpet and juggling