Birth date 23 Aug 1945 (74 years)
Nationality United States United States
Position Center
Team history
Chicago Bulls 1968 - 1978

Tom Boerwinkle used to play in the position of Center. He is 7 feet tall and weighs 265 lbs. From 1969 to 1978, he played for Chicago Bulls and used jersey no. 18.

Boerwinkle attended Millensborg Military High School in Cleveland, Ohio. Later he took admission in the University of Tennessee. During the 1968 NBA draft, he was selected by Chicago Bulls in the 1st round. He was the 4th pick and overall 4th pick. The maximum number of points accumulated by Boerwinkle in a single season is 882 which were collected in the 1970-71 season. In this season, he also made 1133 rebounds, 397 assists and 275 personal fouls. There were 736 field goal attempts out of which 357 were field goals and 232 free throw attempts out of which 168 were free throws.

Career Highlights

Boerwinkle played for 10 seasons in the NBA (National Basketball Association), during which he participated in 635 games and received 14387 playing minutes. He piled up 4596 points, 5745 rebounds, 2007 assists and 1811 personal fouls. The number of field goal attempts was 4109 out of which there were 1863 field goals resulting in a field goal percentage of 0.453. There were 1288 free throw attempts out of which 870 were free throws and the corresponding free throw percentage was 0.675.