Quick Facts

College: Houston
Years with the Bucks: 5

Biography


Anthony Goldwire begins his third season as a Bucks assistant coach. Goldwire joined the team prior to the 2010-11 season. Prior to joining the Bucks, Goldwire served as an assistant coach for the 2010 Phoenix Suns Summer League team.

From 1995-2005, Goldwire spent eight seasons with nine NBA teams, including two stints with Milwaukee during the 2003-04 and 2004-05 seasons. In 266 career NBA games, Goldwire averaged 6.3 points, 2.8 assists and 1.3 rebounds.

A native of West Palm Beach, Fla., Goldwire played at the University of Houston and was selected by the Phoenix Suns in the second round (52nd overall pick) of the 1994 NBA Draft. He began his professional career with the Yakima Sun Kings of the Continental Basketball Association (CBA), where he earned Second Team All-Rookie honors and led his team to the CBA title. Goldwire also led Yakima to CBA Championships in 2003 and 2006, earning both League and Finals MVP honors during his final season with the club in 2006.

Goldwire also spent several seasons playing basketball overseas, most notably with Olympiakos in the Greek League during the 1998-99 campaign and as a teammate of Pau Gasol with FC Barcelona in the Spanish ACB League during the 1999-2000 season.