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Corey Brewer

13 | Forward

Timberwolves

Biography

Background

CAREER
2011-12 (Denver): Appeared in 59 games (17 starts) and averaged 8.9 points and 3.5, in 21.5 minutes . . . Tallied 15 points and six rebounds in 29 minutes vs. MEM on 3/11 . . . Had 12 points and four rebounds in 33 minutes at SAS on 3/4 . . . Posted 15 points, three rebounds and two steals in 32 minutes at HOU on 3/2 . . . Scored 23 points in 29 minutes vs. SAS on 2/23...Posted a season-high 26 points and five rebounds in 32 minutes at MEM on 2/17 . . . Had 19 points, five rebounds and two steals in 34 minutes at IND on 2/11 . . . Registered 14 points, five assists and two steals in 20 minutes at POR on 2/4 . . . Missed game at LAC on 2/2, vs. HOU on 2/6 , vs. DAL on 2/8 and vs. GSW on 2/9 due to personal reasons . . . Early in the season, recorded 3 DNP-CD on 12/31 at LAL, 1/1 vs. LAL and 1/6 at NOH.


2010-11 (Minnesota; Dallas): Appeared in 69 total games (24 starts) and averaged 8.0 ppg, 2.5 rpg, and 1.3 apg in 21.9 minutes . . . Shot 39.5% from the field and 70.8% from the free throw line . . . Played in 56 games with Minnesota (22 starts) averaging 8.6 ppg, 2.7 rpg, and 1.4 apg in 24.3 minutes . . . Played in 13 games for Dallas (2 starts) averaging 5.3 ppg, and 1.8 rpg in 11.4 minutes . . . Had a season-high 23 points (8-15 FGs), and five steals in 34 minutes vs. Orlando on 1/15/11 . . . Registered 20 points in 28 minutes at Phoenix on 12/15/10 . . . Waved by New York on 3/1/11 . . . Acquired by Dallas as a free agent on 3/3/11 . . . Scored in double figures on 27 occasions, including three games of 20+ . . . Registered three DNP-CDs and spent six games on the inactive list (CDs) with Dallas. 2009-10 (Minnesota): Became just the 2nd Timberwolves player in the past 5 years to start all 82 games . . . averaged 13.0 ppg, 3.4 rpg, 2.4 apg in 30.3 minutes . . . shot a career-best 43.1% from the floor and 64.8% from the FT line . . . led the Wolves with 82 3-pointers, shooting 34.6% 3FGs . . . ranked 18th in the NBA in steals (1.43 spg), tallying 3+ on 13 occasions...1st career double-double with 22 points and 13 rebounds vs. Denver on 11/25/09 . . . career-high 27 points vs. Washington on 12/26/09 . . . led Minnesota in scoring 17 times, and scored 20+ points 14 times (57 double-figure games). 2008-09 (Minnesota): Played only 15 games before suffering a torn anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee vs. Denver on 11/29/08...underwent surgery on 12/17/08 and missed the season's final 67 games...played in 15 games (8 starts) prior to the injury, averaging 6.2 ppg and 3.3 rpg in 20.5 minutes while shooting 41.4% from the floor and 73.7% from the foul line . . . 2007-08 (Minnesota): Appeared in 79 games (35 starts) during his rookie season . . . averaged 5.8 ppg, 3.7 rpg and 1.0 spg while shooting 37.4% from the floor and 80.0% from the FT line in 22.8 minutes . . . 18 double-figure scoring games . . . 18 rebounds at Atlanta on 12/6/07, the best single-game total by a Timberwolves rookie since Dean Garrett corralled 20 at San Antonio on 1/31/97 . . . 16 points at Houston on 1/11/08 . . . season-best 16 points vs. Utah on 3/30/08) . . . missed 1 game due to a right thigh contusion on 3/5/08.


PLAYOFFS: 2012 (Denver): Appeared in seven games vs. L.A. Lakers, averaging 8.3 points, 2.0 rebounds and 1.00 steals in 16.6 minutes . . . Scored 10+ three times, including a playoff career-high 18 points in GM 6 on 5/10. 2011 (Dallas): Appeared in 6 playoff games averaging 1.5 points in 3.8 minutes for Dallas on their way to the 2011 NBA championship.


CAREER TRANSACTIONS: Selected by Minnesota in the first round of the 2007 NBA Draft (7th overall) . . . part of a three-team, 12-player deal that sent Brewer to New York in exchange for Eddy Curry and Anthony Randolph with New York also acquiring Carmelo Anthony, Chauncey Billups, Anthony Carter, Renaldo Balkman and Shelden Williams from Denver and Denver acquiring Wilson Chandler, Danilo Gallinari, Raymond Felton, Timofey Mozgov, a first round draft pick, two second round draft picks and cash considerations (2/22/11) . . . waived by New York (3/1/11) . . . signed by Dallas as a free agent (3/3/11) . . . traded to Denver, along with Rudy Fernandez, for a second-round draft pick (12/13/11).


COLLEGE: Played three seasons at the University of Florida . . . averaged 11.3 points (47.9% FGs, 35.6% 3FGs, 70.8% FTs), 4.3 rebounds, 2.8 assists and 1.6 steals in 108 games (106 starts) . . . was a member of Florida's National Championship teams in 2006 and 2007 when the Gators became the first school to post back-to-back titles in 15 years . . . finished his career as Florida's all-time scoring leader in the NCAA Tournament with 198 points . . . ranks T-28th on Florida's all-time scoring list with 1,225 points . . . ranks 5th in career steals with 176 . . . named Most Outstanding Player of the 2007 NCAA Tournament Final Four . . . earned First Team All-SEC honors and named the SEC Co-Defensive Player of the Year as a junior . . . 2006-07: Ranked 2nd on the team in scoring (13.2 ppg) and assists (2.9 apg) and 3rd in rebounding (4.7 rpg) . . . 2005-06: Named to the Final Four All-Tournament Team as a sophomore . . . averaged 12.7 points, 4.8 rebounds and 3.3 assists in 39 games . . . 4 games with 20+ points . . . posted the only triple-double in Florida history with 15 points, 10 rebounds and a career-high 13 assists vs. Jacksonville on 12/18/05 . . . 11 points and 7 rebounds vs. UCLA in the 2006 National Championship Game . . . 2004-05: Earned SEC All-Freshman Team honors . . . averaged 7.5 points, 3.4 rebounds and a team-high 1.4 steals . . . 8 games with 10+ points.


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