Joe Strawder

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Joe Strawder
Personal information
Born(1940-09-21)September 21, 1940
Belle Glade, Florida
DiedAugust 25, 2005(2005-08-25) (aged 64)
Listed height6 ft 10 in (2.08 m)
Listed weight235 lb (107 kg)
Career information
High schoolBelle Glade (Belle Glade, Florida)
CollegeBradley (1961–1964)
NBA draft1964 / Round: 4 / Pick: 34th overall
Selected by the Boston Celtics
Playing career1964–1968
Career history
1964–1965Camden Bullets
19651968Detroit Pistons
Career NBA statistics
Points1,977 (8.6 ppg)
Rebounds2,296 (9.9 rpg)
Assists245 (1.1 apg)
Stats at

Joe Tom Strawder (September 21, 1940 – August 24, 2005[1]) was an American former professional basketball player born in Belle Glade, Florida.

A 6'10" center from Bradley University where he played with Levern Tart, Strawder played three seasons (1965–1968) in the National Basketball Association as a member of the Detroit Pistons. He averaged 8.6 and 9.9 rebounds in his career.[2]


  1. ^ Obituary[permanent dead link] from Michigan Chronicle. Retrieved on January 27, 2008.
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