SEASON STARTS - LA IGNITE X TBL / MARCH 3rd, 2024

Dwight Walton

Dwight Walton

General Manager

BIOGRAPHY

Dwight Walton, a distinguished figure in basketball, began his impressive career as an All-Canadian at Dawson College in 1986, followed by being named the North Atlantic Conference Rookie of the Year at Siena College the same year. He excelled at Florida Tech, becoming a 3-Time All-American from 1987 to 1991 and was later inducted into both the Florida Tech Sports Hall of Fame and the Sunshine State Conference Hall of Fame.

Representing Canada internationally, Walton played on the National Basketball Team from 1986 to 1995, participating in major events including the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul. He enjoyed a 10-year professional career, spending four years in Israel and six years in Switzerland. Currently, Walton is an Assistant Coach for the Men’s Basketball Program at Concordia University in Montreal, a position he has held since 2017.

He also shares his expertise as a basketball analyst for various Canadian media outlets and as a color analyst for the Montreal Alliance of the Canadian Elite Basketball League (CEBL). Walton’s journey from a celebrated athlete to a respected coach and analyst showcases his enduring dedication and contribution to the world of basketball.