GERALD JAMES PADDIO (born April 21, 1965) is a retired American
professional basketball player who was selected by the Boston Celtics
in the 3rd round (74th overall) of the 1988
NBA draft . A 6'7"
Kilgore College and the University of Nevada, Las
Vegas (UNLV), Paddio played in three NBA seasons for five different
teams. He played for the
Cleveland Cavaliers ,
Seattle SuperSonics ,
Indiana Pacers ,
New York Knicks
New York Knicks and
Washington Bullets .
In his NBA career, Paddio played in 129 games and scored a total of
715 points. His most notable year as a professional was during the
1990–91 NBA season
1990–91 NBA season as a member of the Cavaliers when he appeared in
70 games and averaged 7.2 ppg.
During his college playing days at UNLV, he was coached by Jerry