Pro career 1979–1989
Career end 1989
Listed height 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m)
Name Phil Hubbard
Weight 98 kg
|Listed weight 215 lb (98 kg)|
Role Basketball Player
Position Center, Power forward
College Michigan (1975–1979)
Career start 1979
|Born December 13, 1956 (age 59)
Canton, Ohio (1956-12-13) |
NBA draft 1979 / Round: 1 / Pick: 15th overall
Education University of Michigan, Westfield High School, Canton McKinley High School
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Philip Gregory "Phil" Hubbard (born December 13, 1956) is an American former professional basketball player and current coach. He played for the Detroit Pistons and Cleveland Cavaliers of the National Basketball Association from 1979 to 1989. He later served as an assistant coach for the Washington Wizards from 2003–2009 and as the head coach of the Los Angeles D-Fenders in 2014–15.
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Hubbard played high school basketball at athletic powerhouse Canton McKinley High School. He also played college basketball at the University of Michigan where he helped lead the team to the 1976 NCAA Championship Game against Indiana University. His 389 rebounds in the 1976-77 season remains the single season record at Michigan. Hubbard was a member of the 1976 U.S.A. Olympic basketball team that won the Gold medal. Hubbard was selected by the Pistons with the 15th overall pick in the 1979 NBA Draft.
Hubbard's son, Maurice, is a basketball player at the University of South Carolina at Aiken and played high school basketball at Westfield High School in Chantilly, Virginia, a suburb of Washington, D.C. Hubbard's daughter, Whitney, is a graduate of Hampton University and played high school volleyball also for Westfield High School.