- Chicago Bulls 1980 - 1984
Tate Armstrong was a professional basketball player playing as guard with the Chicago Bulls of the National Basketball Association. He wore the number 14 jersey and is 6 feet 3 inches weighing at 175 lbs.
Tate Armstrong did his schooling from the Spring Woods High School in Houston, Texas. He later attended college at the Duke University in Durham, North Carolina where he played for the college basketball team called the Duke Blue Devils. He also represented the United States National Men’s Basketball team that went on to win the gold medal in the 1976 Montreal Olympics. In 1977, he was drafted by the Chicago Bulls of the National Basketball Association. In his first season with the Bulls, Armstrong scored a total of 284 points, 74 assists and 68 rebounds. In the second season, Armstrong played only 26 games and scored 66 points, 31 assists and 20 rebounds in the regular season. The Bulls could not make it to the playoffs both the years that Armstrong played with them. Armstrong retired following the 1978 season.
In a total of 92 games that he played in the NBA, Tate Armstrong averages at 3.8 points per game, 1.1 assists per game and 1.0 rebound per game.
Gold Medal, Montreal Olympics, 1976.