BIOGRAPHYBob Thornton currently inactive. He was born on July 10, 1962. He is listed at 6' 10" and weighs 225 lbs. Thornton went to high school and then University of California, Irvine. During his NBA career he also played 3 seasons with the New York Knicks, and 3 seasons with the Philadelphia 76ers, and 1 season with the Minnesota Timberwolves and 1 season with the Utah Jazz and 1 season with the Washington Wizards.