September 9, 1947 |
Tryon, North Carolina
|Listed height||6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)|
|Listed weight||210 lb (95 kg)|
|1970–1973||Allentown Jets (EBA)|
|1972–1976||New York Knicks|
|1976–1978||Pallacanestro Cantu (Italy)|
|1978–1980||Superga Mestre (Italy)|
|Career highlights and awards|
Harthorne Nathaniel Wingo (born September 9, 1947) is a retired American professional basketball player.
A 6'6" forward born in Tryon, North Carolina and from Friendship Junior College, Wingo (also known as "Wingo Harthorne") played four seasons (1972–1976) in the National Basketball Association as a member of the New York Knicks. He averaged 4.8 points and 3.5 rebounds in his career and won a league championship in 1973. After the 1975-76 season he moved to Italy and played with Pallacanestro Cantu (1976–1978) with whom he won the European Cup Winner's Cup twice and Superga Mestre (1978–1980).
- Mallozzi, Vincent M. (2003). Asphalt Gods: An Oral History of the Rucker Tournament. Knopf Doubleday. pp. 68–70. ISBN 9780385506762.
- Lega A Basket
- Harthorne Wingo at Basketball-Reference.com
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