Tony Harris (basketball, born 1967)

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Tony Harris
Personal information
Born (1967-05-13) May 13, 1967 (age 53)
Monroe, Louisiana
NationalityAmerican
Listed height6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Listed weight190 lb (86 kg)
Career information
High schoolTheodore Roosevelt
(East Chicago, Indiana)
College
NBA draft 1990 / Undrafted
Playing career1990–1999
Position Shooting guard
Number3, 43
Career history
1990–1991 Quad City Thunder
1991 Philadelphia 76ers
1991–1992Quad City Thunder
1992 Grand Rapids Hoops
1992–1993 Swift Mighty Meaties
1993 La Crosse Catbirds
1993–1994 Oklahoma City Cavalry
1994 Boston Celtics
1994Oklahoma City Cavalry
1995 Boston Celtics
1994–1995 Sioux Falls Skyforce
1995 Cocodrilos de Caracas
1995–1996 APOEL
1996–1997Sioux Falls Skyforce
1997 Cáceres CB
1997–1998 Papagou
1998 Pop Cola 800s
1998Sioux Falls Skyforce
1999APOEL
1999 San Diego Stingrays
Career highlights and awards
Stats at Basketball-Reference.com

Tony Dwayne Harris (born May 13, 1967) is a retired American basketball player. After spending high school at Roosevelt in East Chicago, he later went to University of New Orleans.

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Professional career

Harris debuted in the NBA in February 1991 for the Philadelphia 76ers in the 1990-91 season, averaging 1.7 points on 25.0% field goal shooting and 50.0% free throw shooting in 6.8 minutes a game in 6 contests.

In 1994, Tony Harris played for the Boston Celtics for two seasons. In March 1994, he had his best season with averages of 8.8 points, 2.0 rebounds, 1.6 assists and 1.2 turnovers on 17.6 minutes in 5 games. He finished his NBA career with an average of 4.9 points on 10.5 minutes in fourteen contests.

Tony Harris scored 105 points in a game on October 10, 1992 in the Philippine Basketball Association, against Ginebra in a game that was played in Iloilo City. To this day his record still stands. [1] Fans gave him the moniker "Hurricane" in the Philippine Basketball Association.

NBA career statistics

Legend
  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

YearTeamGPGSMPGFG%3P%FT%RPGAPGSPGBPGPPG
1990–91 Philadelphia 606.8.250.000.500.2.0.2.01.7
1993–94 Boston 5017.6.290.333.920 2.0 .0.8.08.8
1994–95 Boston 306.0.375.000.889.0.0.0.04.7
Career14010.5.291.250.868.8.6.4.04.9

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References

  1. Hardcourt: The 2001 Official PBA Annual. Philippines: The Philippine Basketball Association. 2001. p. 146.