Donald J. Ford (born December 31, 1952, in Santa Barbara, California), better known as Don Ford, is a former American basketball player. He attended high school at Santa Barbara in Santa Barbara, California. He attended college at University of California, Santa Barbara. At 6'9", he played the small forward position. He played in the NBA from 1975 to 1982.
Ford was selected in the 6th round (92nd pick overall) of the 1975 NBA Draft by the Los Angeles Lakers. He played with the Lakers from 1975 to 1980. Ford then went to play with the Cleveland Cavaliers. He played with the Caveliers for two seasons.