|Born||March 9, 1959|
|Listed height||6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)|
|Listed weight||195 lb (88 kg)|
|High school||Ballard (Louisville, Kentucky)|
|NBA draft||1981 / Round: 1 / Pick: 15th overall|
|Selected by the Portland Trail Blazers|
|Position||Small forward / Shooting guard|
|1981–1984||Portland Trail Blazers|
|1986||San Antonio Spurs|
|1987–1989||Los Angeles Lakers|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Stats at Basketball-Reference.com|
High school career
Lamp played college basketball at the University of Virginia, with the Cavaliers. Lamp was an All-ACC selection in each of his four seasons at UVa (1978-81). He finished with 2,317 career points which was a school record until broken by Bryant Stith (2,516) in 1992. During his time in Charlottesville, Lamp was part of the 1980-81 team that claimed an ACC regular season title and made the school's first Final Four appearance.
Lamp was selected by the Portland Trail Blazers, in the 1st round (15th overall) of the 1981 NBA Draft. Lamp played in six NBA seasons, for four different teams (the Blazers, Milwaukee Bucks, San Antonio Spurs, and Los Angeles Lakers).
In his NBA career, Lamp played in 291 games, and he scored a total of 1,495 points. His best year in the NBA came during the 1985–86 season, when he split time with the Bucks and Spurs, appearing in 74 games, and averaging 8.2 points per game.
Lamp currently lives in Los Angeles, and works for the NBAPA.
- Jeff Lamp NBA statistics, basketballreference.com
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