Terry Cummings

Basketball Player

Robert Terrell "Terry" Cummings is a retired American professional basketball player who played in the National Basketball Association for 18 seasons as a power forward and occasional center.

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1961 Birth Born on March 15, 1961.


1979 18 Years Old A graduate of Carver High School, in Chicago, Cummings attended DePaul University from 1979 to 1982.


1982 21 Years Old 1 More Event
He averaged 16.4 points per game over 85 games and entered the 1982 NBA Draft after departing from school.
1984 23 Years Old As a Buck, Cummings was selected to play in the 1984-85 and 1988-89 NBA All-Star Games.
1989 28 Years Old He was traded to the San Antonio Spurs where he would remain for six years. His scoring and rebounding averages for the 1989-90 through 1991-92 seasons were close to 20 and 8, respectively, and he helped his team to consecutive 50-win seasons and playoff appearances. … Read More


1992 31 Years Old Cummings suffered a serious knee injury in the summer of 1992 in a casual pickup game. … Read More
1994 33 Years Old Cummings would play in San Antonio until 1994-95, when he joined Milwaukee again, and would change teams several more times in his career.
1999 38 Years Old He would come off the bench for the Seattle SuperSonics, New York Knicks, Philadelphia 76ers, and the Golden State Warriors, where he would retire after the 1999–2000 season. … Read More


2007 46 Years Old In a creative turn of his career, Cummings released an album, T.C. Finally in early 2007, of songs which he wrote, sang, and played keyboards. … Read More
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