Birth date 23 Nov 1984 (35 years)
Nationality United States United States
Position Power Forward
Team history
New Orleans Hornets 2006 - present

Hilton Armstrong is a Power Forward playing professional basketball with the New Orleans Hornets in the National Basketball Association. He wears the number 12 jersey and is 6 feet 11 inches tall and weighs 235 lbs. hilton armstrong

Hilton Armstrong did his schooling from the Peekskill High School in Peekskill, New York. He later attended college at the University of Connecticut where he played with the college basketball team called the Connecticut Huskies. Before being drafted by the New Orleans/ Oklahoma City Hornets in 2006, Armstrong averaged at 9.7 points per game, 3.1 blocks per game and 6.6 rebounds per game. He was also the winner of the 2005 Big East Defensive Player of the Year Award. When the New Orleans team moved back to New Orleans after playing as the New Orleans/ Oklahoma City Hornets in Oklahoma, Armstrong was retained in the team.

In a career total of 121 games that he has played in the National Basketball Association, Armstrong averages at 2.9 points per game, 0.3 assists per game and 2.6 rebounds per game. His career best scoring average is 3.1 points per game in the 2006-07 season where he was playing for the New Orleans/ Oklahoma City Hornets.