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Dennis Schroeder

N/A | Guard

Hawks

Biography

Background

2013-14 SEASON:
Made his postseason debut @Ind (4/22), finishing with five points and two rebounds in seven minutes (2-2 FGs, 1-1 3FGs)... Ranked t10th among NBA rookies in apg during the regular season ... Scored in double-figures two times ... Led the team in assists on three occasions ... Assigned to Bakersfield of the NBA Development League on 12/4 and recalled on 12/16 ... Averaged 17.0 points, 6.7 assists and 4.2 rebounds in 34.0 minutes (.479 FG%, .711 FT%) in six games (all starts) with the Jam ... Selected by the Hawks in the first round (17th overall) of the 2013 NBA Draft and signed to a contract on 7/11

CAREER TRANSACTIONS:
Selected by the Hawks in the first round (17th overall) of the 2013 NBA Draft • Signed to a contract on July 11, 2013.

INTERNATIONAL CAREER:
(2012-13): Playing for the New York Phantoms Braunschweig in Germany’s top league (Beko League/ Bundesliga), averaged 11.9 points and 3.3 assists in 24.7 minutes (.424 FG%, .402 3FG%, .838 FT%) in 31 games • Selected to the All-Star game • Also saw action in Germany’s third division, Pro B, with Spot Up Medien Baskets Braunschweig, averaging 23.5 points (second in the league), 5.1 assists (eighth), 4.3 rebounds and 2.3 steals (eighth) in eight games (.399 FG%, .878 FT%).

(2011-12): Played in 30 games with NY Phantoms Braunschweig, and put up 2.3 points in 8.0 minutes (.375 FG%, .645 FT%) • Also spent time with Spot Up Medien Baskets Braunschweig (23 games), averaging 19.0 points, 6.5 assists, 3.0 rebounds and 2.3 steals in 31.9 minutes (.450 FG%, .757 FT%) • In 2010-11, split time between Spot Up Medien Baskets Braunschweig (averaged 7.8 points and 2.1 assists in 18.3 minutes over 22 games, shooting .504 FGs and .778 FTs) and SG Braunschweig (averaged 20.6 points, 5.7 assists, 4.0 rebounds and 3.5 steals in 35.8 minutes over 11 games, hitting .389 FGs and .776 FTs) • Posted 7.1 points and 2.7 assists in 21.8 minutes (.402 FG%, .786 FT%) in 14 games (21.8 minutes) with SG Braunschweig in 2009-10 • Has represented Germany in junior national play: 2012 U-20 Euros (6.1 points, 2.0 assists) and 2011 U-18 Euros (13.5 points, 4.9 assists).

PERSONAL INFO:
Born in Braunschweig, Germany • Last name is pronounced SHRO-derr • Has two brothers and two sisters • Mother is Gambian, while his late father was German • Played soccer and skateboarded until learning basketball at age 11 • Favorite food is chicken alfredo, and likes eating at Cheesecake Factory • Favorite movie is “I Am Legend” and top TV show “Two and a Half Men” • Listens to R&B and hip-hop • Top vacation destinations are Gambia and South Africa • Can be found on twitter @DennisMike1993.

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