Tom Tolbert is an American sports rapper and broadcaster. Tolbert formally was a professional basketball player who played in the National Basketball Association for a total of 7 seasons. He became a radio show co-host on KNBR located in San Francisco after retiring from basketball.
Tolbert also serves as an NBA commentator for various television networks such as KNBR, ESPN, NBC, and ABC. He played for the Orlando Magic from 1992 to 1993, the Golden State Warriors from 1989 to 1992, as well as the Los Angeles Clippers from 1993 to 1994).
In addition, Tolbert played briefly for Canarias in the Spanish league. After the 1994-1995 season, and with the birth of his oldest son, He retired from basketball.
Tom Tolbert Age
Tom was born in Long Beach, California, United States of America, on October 16, 1965. He is 56 years old
Tom Tolbert Height
Tolbert stands at a moderate height of 6 ft 7 inches ( Approx 2.01m).
Tom Tolbert Education
He received his high school diploma from Artesia High School in Lakewood, California. From 1983 to 1895, Tom joined The University of California, Irvine, and played college basketball.
From 1985 to 1988, Tolbert attended Cerritos College. Also, from 1986 until 1988, He went to The University of Arizona in Tucson, Arizona. While there, He helped his team to appear in the 1988 Final Four and played under coach Lute Olson.
Tom Tolbert Family
Tom was born to his caring parents in Long Beach, California, United States of America. While at the University of Arizona, future Golden State Warriors and five-time NBA champion coach Steve Kerr was his teammate. He was a second-round draft pick (9th pick, 34th overall) of the Charlotte Hornets in 1988.
Tom Tolbert Wife
He is a father of three and a married woman. Currently, Tom and his adorable family live in Alameda, California, United States of America.
Tom Tolbert Salary
Tom receives an annual salary of $76,295 per year. This is according to KNBR anchors’ and reporters’ salaries.
Tom Tolbert Net Worth
Tolbert has an approximate net worth of $12 million.
Tom Tolbert Career
Currently, Tom serves as the co-host of the Krueger, Tolbert, and Brooks Show on KNBR. He joined the Golden State Warriors Radio Network where he served alongside play-by-play announcer Tim Roye as a color commentator from December 2012 to the end of the 2016 NBA season.
Apart from his radio work in San Francisco, Tolbert served for NBA telecasts on NBC as a color commentator. In 2002, Tom for his work as a commentator on NBC was nominated for an Emmy.
He then joined ESPN and served from 2002 to 2007. Tobert, along with Brad Nessler and Bill Walton called the NBA Finals for ABC in 2003.