Hank McDowell

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Hank McDowell
No. 44, 7, 8, 41
Power forward / Center
Personal information
Born(1959-11-13) November 13, 1959 (age 52)
Memphis, Tennessee
NationalityAmerican
High schoolTreadwell (Memphis, Tennessee)
Listed height6 ft 9 in (2.06 m)
Listed weight215 lb (98 kg)
Career information
CollegeMemphis (1977–1981)
NBA Draft1981 / Round: 5 / Pick: 102nd overall
Selected by the Golden State Warriors
Pro career1981–1990
Career history
19811982Golden State Warriors
1982–1983Portland Trail Blazers
1983–1984San Diego Clippers
1984–1985Houston Rockets
1985–1986Cincinnati Slammers (CBA)
1986Houston Rockets
1986Milwaukee Bucks
1986–1987Cincinnati Slammers (CBA)
1987Rhode Island Gulls (USBL)
1987–1988Fantoni Udine (Italy)
1988–1989Valvi Girona (Spain)
1989–1990Fantoni Udine (Italy)
Stats at Basketball-Reference.com
 
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Hank McDowell
No. 44, 7, 8, 41
Power forward / Center
Personal information
Born(1959-11-13) November 13, 1959 (age 52)
Memphis, Tennessee
NationalityAmerican
High schoolTreadwell (Memphis, Tennessee)
Listed height6 ft 9 in (2.06 m)
Listed weight215 lb (98 kg)
Career information
CollegeMemphis (1977–1981)
NBA Draft1981 / Round: 5 / Pick: 102nd overall
Selected by the Golden State Warriors
Pro career1981–1990
Career history
19811982Golden State Warriors
1982–1983Portland Trail Blazers
1983–1984San Diego Clippers
1984–1985Houston Rockets
1985–1986Cincinnati Slammers (CBA)
1986Houston Rockets
1986Milwaukee Bucks
1986–1987Cincinnati Slammers (CBA)
1987Rhode Island Gulls (USBL)
1987–1988Fantoni Udine (Italy)
1988–1989Valvi Girona (Spain)
1989–1990Fantoni Udine (Italy)
Stats at Basketball-Reference.com

Hank Leigh McDowell (born November 13, 1959, in Memphis, Tennessee) is a retired American professional basketball player. He was a 6'9" (205 cm) 210 lb (95 kg) forward and he played collegiately at Memphis State University (now called the University of Memphis). He played in the NBA from 1981 to 1987. He was originally selected as the tenth pick in the 5th round of the 1981 NBA Draft by the Golden State Warriors.[1] During his six-year NBA career he played with the Golden State Warriors, Portland Trail Blazers, San Diego Clippers, Houston Rockets and Milwaukee Bucks.

After his playing career, McDowell launched McDowell Marketing, a Memphis-based business specializing in corporate apparel and promotional products. He has also worked as an analyst on both radio and television broadcasts for the University of Memphis.[2]

McDowell and fellow former NBA player and Memphis State alum Elliot Perry, were announced as the Memphis Grizzlies' radio broadcast team's color commentators during the 2006-07 NBA season.[2]

Notes

  1. ^ 1981 NBA Draft, basketballreference.com
  2. ^ a b Former Tigers Elliot Perry and Hank McDowell to Join Memphis Grizzlies Radio Broadcasts

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