September 10, 1958 |
|Listed height||6 ft 9 in (2.06 m)|
|Listed weight||225 lb (102 kg)|
|High school||Madison Heights (Anderson, Indiana)|
|NBA draft||1981 / Round: 1 / Pick: 18th overall|
|Selected by the New Jersey Nets|
|Number||30, 33, 24, 18, 34, 44|
|1981||New Jersey Nets|
|1984–1985||Reyer Venezia Mestre (Italy)|
|1985||Tampa Bay Thrillers (CBA)|
|1985–1986||Bay State Bombardiers (CBA)|
|1986–1987||La Crosse Catbirds (CBA)|
|1987||Pensacola Tornados (CBA)|
|1987||New York Knicks|
|1987–1988||Los Angeles Lakers|
|1989–1990||Aurora Desio (Italy)|
|1993–1994||Fort Wayne Fury (CBA)|
|2006–2007||Anderson Champions (ABA)|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Stats at Basketball-Reference.com|
Raymond Lee "Ray" Tolbert (born September 10, 1958) is a retired American professional basketball player who was selected by the New Jersey Nets in the 1st round (18th overall) of the 1981 NBA draft. A 6 ft 9 in (2.06 m) power forward from Indiana University, Tolbert played in five NBA seasons for six different teams. He played for the Nets, Seattle SuperSonics, Detroit Pistons, New York Knicks, Los Angeles Lakers and Atlanta Hawks.
During the senior year of his collegiate career in 1981, starters Tolbert, Landon Turner, Isiah Thomas, Randy Wittman, and Ted Kitchel led Indiana to its fourth NCAA championship and Coach Bob Knight's second.
In his NBA career, he played in 261 games and scored a total of 928 points.
- Anderson Champions page at the Official Site of the American Basketball Association
- "Fishers Tigers Boys Basketball Coaches and Contact Information". Fishers High School. Retrieved 2016-07-07.