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Los Angeles Clippers

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2014-15 (New Orleans - Clippers):
• Appeared in 76 games (five starts) for the Pelicans and Clippers, averaging 7.0 points, 2.0 rebounds and 2.0 assists in 20.6 minutes.
• Appeared in 41 games (two starts) for the Clippers, averaging 7.1 points, 2.0 rebounds and 1.7 assists in 19.3 minutes.
• Appeared in 35 games (three starts) for New Orleans, averaging 6.8 points, 1.9 rebounds and 2.5 assists in 22.2 minutes.
• Scored 10+ points nine times and 20+ points three times for Los Angeles.
• Scored 10+ points seven times and 20+ points one time on the season for New Orleans.
• 3/25/15 at New York, led the team in scoring with 21 points along with three assists and two steals in 19:27 minutes.
• 3/9/15 vs. Minnesota, led bench in scoring with 13 points in addition to tying a season-high in assists with six and registered four rebounds and two steals in 21:38 minutes.
• 2/21/15 vs. Sacramento, recorded new career highs in points (28), field goals made (11) and tied a career-high in three-point field goals made (5).
• PLAYOFFS: Appeared in 14 games (two starts), averaging 8.4 points, 1.7 rebounds and 1.1 assists in 17.9 minutes.
• 5/8/15 vs. Houston, tallied 25 points in 23:16 minutes off the bench in Game 3 of the Western Conference Semifinals, becoming one of three players since 1990 (G. Dragic & M. Ginobili) to score 25+ points in less than 24 minutes in a postseason game.

2013-14 (New Orleans):
• Appeared in 69 games (four starts), averaging 7.7 points, 2.3 assists and 1.9 rebounds in 19.4 minutes.
• Scored in double-figures 26 times as one of the Pelicans’ key bench players.
• 4/12/14 at Houston, scored a season-high 20 points on a career-high 24 field goal attempts and grabbed a career-high 10 rebounds to notch the first double-double of his career.
• 4/11/14 at Oklahoma City, played a season high 40 minutes in his first start of the year.
• Posted 12 DNP-CD’s and one DND on 3/26/14 vs. Clippers due to illness.

2012-13 (New Orleans):
• Averaged 6.2 points, 2.1 assists and 1.8 rebounds per game in 61 games played during his rookie season (26 starts).
• Led the team in points twice and assists once.
• 12/14/12 vs. Minnesota, made a career-high nine field goals and five three-pointers in recording a career-high 27 points.
• 11/14/12 at Houston, recorded double-digits for the first time on the season with 10 points, while adding three rebounds, two assists and one steal.
• Missed the final 20 games of the season due to a fractured right hand.

COLLEGE (Duke University 2011-12):
• Appeared in 34 games (33 starts) in one season for Duke, averaging 15.5 points, 3.4 rebounds and 2.1 assists in 33.2 minutes per game.
• Averaged a team-high 15.5 points to join Johnny Dawkins (1983) and Bill Sapp (1945) as the only freshmen to lead Duke in scoring.
• Became just the seventh freshman in ACC history to collect First Team All-Conference recognition.
• In the Duke freshman record books, ranks in the top five in seven categories: points (527, 3rd); points per game (15.5, 3rd); free throws (121, 1st) and attempts (184, 1st), three-pointers (58,5th), double figure scoring games (30,t-3rd) and 20-point games (eight, t-5th).
• A First Team All-ACC selection and NABC Third Team All-American.
• Scored 20+ points eight times.
• Recorded double-digit points in 30 of 34 games.
• Finished with 19 points, four rebounds and one assist in first round NCAA Tournament loss to Lehigh.
• Posted a season-high 29 points and hit game winning three-pointer to top No. 5 UNC, 85-84, on the road.

• Worked with participants in the Clippers Mentorship Assist Zone during the 2014-15 season.

• Four-year letter winner at Winter Park High School under head coach David Bailey. • Led the team to a 109-18 record in his career and finished second in Central Florida high school history with 2,957 points.
• Led Winter Park High to a 28-5 record with averages of 29.2 points, 6.1 rebounds, 2.2 assists and 2.0 steals as a senior.
• Earned National Player of the Year honors by Naismith, Morgan Wootten, Parade, USA Today and MaxPreps.
• Named 2011 Gatorade Florida Player of the Year.
• Played in the 2011 McDonald’s All-America game, leading the West with 14 points.

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Height: 6'4''/ 1.93m
Weight: 200 lbs./ 90.7 kg
Born: August 01, 1992
From: Duke University
Draft: 1st Round (10th pick) 2012 NBA Draft
NBA Debut: 2012
Years Pro: 3
Previous Teams:
  New Orleans Pelicans 2012 - 2014
Prior to NBA/Country: Duke/USA

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