|Height||6 ft 10 in (2. Power forward is a position in the sport of Basketball. The position is referred to in playbook terms as the four position and is commonly abbreviated "PF" A foot (plural feet or foot; symbol or abbreviation ft or sometimes &prime – the prime symbol) is a non-SI unit Inches redirects here To see the Les Savy Fav album see Inches. 08 m)|
|Weight||250 lb (110 kg)|
|Born||December 19, 1969 |
Huntington Station, New York
|High school||Walt Whitman High School|
|College||North Carolina State|
|Draft||6th overall, 1992|
|Awards||1993 NBA All-Rookie First Team, 1997 NBA All Star Team, 1999 USA Team|
Thomas James Gugliotta (born December 19, 1969 near Huntington Station, New York, United States) is an American former professional basketball player. The metre or meter is a unit of Length. It is the basic unit of Length in the Metric system and in the International The pound or pound-mass (abbreviation lb, lbm, or sometimes in the United States #) is a unit of Mass Events 324 - Licinius abdicates his position as Roman Emperor. Year 1969 ( MCMLXIX) was a Common year starting on Wednesday (link will display full calendar of the Gregorian calendar. Huntington Station is a hamlet (and Census-designated place) in Suffolk County, New York, United States. Walt Whitman High School is located at 301 West Hills Road in Huntington Station New York. North Carolina State University at Raleigh is a public, Coeducational extensive Research University located in Raleigh North Carolina The 1992 NBA Draft took place on 24 June, 1992, in Portland Oregon. The 1992–93 NBA season was the 47th season of the National Basketball Association. The 1996–97 NBA season was the 51st season of the National Basketball Association. The 1998–99 NBA season was the 53rd season of the National Basketball Association. Events 324 - Licinius abdicates his position as Roman Emperor. Year 1969 ( MCMLXIX) was a Common year starting on Wednesday (link will display full calendar of the Gregorian calendar. Huntington Station is a hamlet (and Census-designated place) in Suffolk County, New York, United States. Basketball is a team Sport in which two teams of five active players each try to score points against one another by propelling a ball through a 10 feet (3 m
The youngest of seven children, Gugliotta was a skinny 6'6", 198 pound forward as a high school senior. He attended Walt Whitman High School His two older brothers, Frank Jr. and Charlie, both enjoyed limited collegiate success on the hardwood and played professionally in Europe. His father, Frank Sr. , called an old friend, Jim Valvano at North Carolina State University during his senior season and told Valvano that his youngest son was going to be a special basketball player. James Thomas Anthony Valvano ( March 10 1946 – April 28 1993) nicknamed Jimmy V, was an American college Basketball North Carolina State University at Raleigh is a public, Coeducational extensive Research University located in Raleigh North Carolina Valvano took a chance on Gugliotta and brought him to Raleigh.
During his freshman season, "Googs" was limited by a knee injury. However, he emerged in the second half of the ACC season as a member of the rotation for the Wolfpack and appeared in 28 games, averaging two points and 1. 3 rebounds per game.
During the offseason, Valvano began telling crowds at Wolfpack Club meetings that Gugliotta was beginning to blossom. Emerging as a taller, heavier sophomore, Gugliotta averaged 11. 1 points and seven rebounds a game. As a junior, Gugliotta began to show his star potential, averaging more than 15 points and nine rebounds per game. As a senior, Gugliotta averaged more than 22 points and almost 10 rebounds per game and drew favorable comparisons from announcers to Larry Bird.
Gugliotta was drafted in 1992 out of North Carolina State University with the 6th overall pick by the National Basketball Association's Washington Bullets. The 1992 NBA Draft took place on 24 June, 1992, in Portland Oregon. North Carolina State University at Raleigh is a public, Coeducational extensive Research University located in Raleigh North Carolina In his final of 13 seasons, he played for the Atlanta Hawks, averaging 5. The Atlanta Hawks are an American professional Basketball team based in Atlanta Georgia. 1 ppg, 4. 1 rpg and 1. 4 apg. His best years were with the Minnesota Timberwolves, scoring 20. The Minnesota Timberwolves are a professional Basketball team based in Minneapolis Minnesota, United States. 6 and 20. 1 ppg in two years. Gugliotta played briefly for the Boston Celtics, where he earned his nickname "The Grub. The Boston Celtics are an American professional Basketball team based in Boston, Massachusetts, playing in the Atlantic Division of the "
On December 17, 1999, Gugliotta had a near-death experience. Having trouble sleeping after games, Gugliotta took a supplement marketed as a "sleep aid" which included furanon di-hydro, also known as gamma butyrolactone, or GBL. gamma -Butyrolactone (γ-butyrolactone or GBL is a Hygroscopic colorless oily liquid with a weak characteristic Odor and is soluble in water Gugliotta was talking to his wife, Nikki, on his cellular telephone when he collapsed and stopped breathing. His wife heard the commotion and called the wife of teammate Rex Chapman who was able to call her husband on the bus and instruct him to check his bag for the supplement bottle. Rex Everett Chapman (born October 5 1967 in Bowling Green, Kentucky) is a retired American professional Basketball player who played for four teams The information saved his life as doctors were able to give him an antidote in the emergency room moments later.