Born November 14, 1944 Tom Workman played in the NBA mainly as a Forward/Centre during their playing career, season(s): 1968-1971. Thomas Edwin Workman is an American former professional basketball player. He played in both the NBA and ABA between 1967 and 1971. During his college career at Seattle University from 1964 to 1967, Workman scored 1,497 points. He holds career averages of 19.2 points and 8.4 rebounds per game in his three seasons.