Paul Pressey is a retired American professional basketball player. He was born on May 22, 1958, in New Orleans, Louisiana. Pressey played college basketball at the University of Tulsa and was selected 22nd overall by the Milwaukee Bucks in the 1980 NBA draft.
Pressey played for several teams throughout his career, including the Milwaukee Bucks, San Antonio Spurs, Cleveland Cavaliers, and the Houston Rockets. He was a versatile player who was known for his playmaking ability and his versatility on the court. He was also known for his versatility on defense, as he was able to guard multiple positions effectively.
Pressey played in the NBA for 11 seasons and was a key player for several teams, helping them to reach the playoffs and achieve success. After retiring from the NBA, he became a coach and has worked with several teams, including the Houston Rockets and the New Orleans Hornets.