Billy Ray Bates
Born May 31, 1956 Billy Ray Bates played in the NBA mainly as a Guard during their playing career, season(s): 1980-1983. Billy Ray Bates is a retired American professional basketball player. Bates played shooting guard at McAdams High in Mississippi and attended Kentucky State University. Bates played four seasons in the National Basketball Association for the Portland Trail Blazers, Washington Bullets, and Los Angeles Lakers.