Tim Breaux

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Tim Breaux
Personal information
Born (1970-09-19) September 19, 1970 (age 53)
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Listed height6 ft 7 in (2.01 m)
Listed weight215 lb (98 kg)
Career information
High school Zachary (Zachary, Louisiana)
College Wyoming (1988–1992)
NBA draft 1992: undrafted
Playing career1992–2004
Position Forward
Number15, 22
Career history
1992–1993 Sioux Falls Skyforce
1993Tours Joué
1993–1994 Pamesa Valencia
19941996 Houston Rockets
1996–1997Sioux Falls Skyforce
1997 Rockford Lightning
1997 Milwaukee Bucks
1997–1998 Idaho Stampede
1998 Cáceres
1998–1999 Galatasaray
1999–2000 Dierre Massa e Cozzile
2000 Brandt Hagen
2003–2004 Yakima Sun Kings
Career highlights and awards
Stats   OOjs UI icon edit-ltr-progressive.svg at NBA.com
Stats   OOjs UI icon edit-ltr-progressive.svg at Basketball-Reference.com

Timothy Breaux (born September 19, 1970) is an American former professional basketball player.


Born in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, Breaux attended the University of Wyoming and joined the Continental Basketball Association's Sioux Falls Skyforce and also played in Europe, including stints in Spain and France. He signed with the NBA's Houston Rockets in 1994 as an undrafted player. He was traded along with Pete Chilcutt to the Vancouver Grizzlies in 1996 in exchange for some draft picks. He also played briefly with the Milwaukee Bucks.

He last played in 2004 for the CBA's Yakima Sun Kings.

NBA career statistics

  GPGames played  GS Games started MPG Minutes per game
 FG%  Field goal percentage 3P%  3-point field goal percentage FT%  Free throw percentage
 RPG  Rebounds per game APG  Assists per game SPG  Steals per game
 BPG  Blocks per game PPG Points per game Bold Career high

Regular season

1994–95 Houston 4228.1.372.240.6530.
1995–96 Houston 54410.6.366.326.6221.
1997–98 Milwaukee 605.0.364.333.5000.

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