Reggie Slater

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Reggie Slater
Personal information
Born (1970-08-27) August 27, 1970 (age 44)
Houston, Texas
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m)
Listed weight 255 lb (116 kg)
Career information
High school Kashmere (Houston, Texas)
College Wyoming (1988–1992)
NBA draft 1992 / Undrafted
Pro career 1992–2003
Position Power forward
Career history
1992–1993 Peñas Huesca (Spain)
1993–1994 Girona (Spain)
1994–1995 Denver Nuggets
1995 Portland Trail Blazers
1995 Chicago Rockers (CBA)
1995–1996 Denver Nuggets
1996 Dallas Mavericks
1996 Ülkerspor (Turkey)
1996–1997 La Crosse Bobcats (CBA)
19971999 Toronto Raptors
1999–2000 Montecatini SC (Italy)
2000–2001 Minnesota Timberwolves
2001 New Jersey Nets
2001–2002 Atlanta Hawks
2002 Kansas City Knights (ABA)
2002 Basket Livorno (Italy)
2002–2003 Minnesota Timberwolves
2003 Caja San Fernando (Spain)
2003 Unicaja Málaga (Spain)
Career highlights and awards
  • 3× First-team All-WAC (1990–1992)

Reginald Dwayne "Reggie" Slater (born August 27, 1970) is an American retired professional basketball player born in Houston, Texas. A 6'7", 255-lb. power forward from the University of Wyoming, Slater was never drafted by an NBA team but did manage to play in eight NBA seasons for the Denver Nuggets, Portland Trail Blazers, Dallas Mavericks, Toronto Raptors, Minnesota Timberwolves, New Jersey Nets and Atlanta Hawks from 1994–1999 and 2000-2003.

In his entire NBA career, Slater played in 259 games and scored a total of 1,450 points. His best NBA season came during the 1997-98 NBA season as a member of the Raptors, appearing in 78 games and averaged 8.0 points, 3.9 rebounds, 0.9 assists, 0.6 steals and 0.4 blocks in 21.3 minutes per game, all career bests except for blocks. As a result, more than 43 percent of his NBA career scoring and more than 30 percent of his NBA career games played totals came during that season.

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