Walt Gilmore
Forward #48
6-6, 225
Born: February 27,1947
Ft. Valley State (Ga.) '70

One Season- 1970-71

Alumni Profiles

'70-'71 Season

Rick Adelman
Jim Barnett
LeRoy Ellis
Claude English
Walt Gilmore
Gary Gregor
Shaler Halimon
Ron Knight
Ed Manning
Stan McKenzie
Dorie Murrey
Dale Schlueter
Geoff Petrie
Bill Stricker
How Acquired --- Selected in 2nd round (25th pick) in 1970 NBA Draft.

Departed --- Waived Sept. 27, 1971

As a Trail Blazer --- One of the original Trail Blazers . . . Played his entire professional career with Portland . . . Participated in 27 games and started 10 including six of the club’s first seven contests . . . Biggest game of his career was 10/24/70 at Seattle when tallied 11 points on 5-of-7 field goal shooting---the points and field goals both career highs . . . Three nights earlier against Cleveland, he tallied 10 points in a career-high 32 minutes . . . On 10/25/70 he grabbed a career high 9 rebounds against the Chicago Bulls . . . For the season, he averaged 2.1 points, 2.7 rebounds and 9.7 minutes.

After Basketball ---

Stats as a Trail Blazer
Games-Starts 27-10
Scoring Avg 2.1
Rebounding Avg 3.5
Assists Avg 0.4
Minutes per Game 9.7
FG% 42.6%
FT% 46.2%


Blazers Career Highs
Points 11- 10/23/70 at Seattle
Field Goals 5 (2)- 10/20/70 v. Cleveland; 10/23/70 at Seattle
Free Throws 2- Three Times
Rebounds 9- 10/25/70 v. Chicago
Assists 2- Three Times
Minutes 32- 10/20/70 v. Cleveland