Alexander English is a retired American basketball player who played at the forward position. He was most recently an assistant coach with the Sacramento Kings of the National Basketball Association. Born in Columbia, South Carolina, he played at the University of South Carolina and most notably with the National Basketball Association's Denver Nuggets.
He averaged 21.5 points and 5.5 rebounds per game during his NBA career and was the NBA's most prolific scorer during the 1980s. He was named to eight NBA All-Star teams, his #2 jersey was retired by the Nuggets, and he was elected to the Basketball Hall of Fame in 1997.