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E'Twaun Moore

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New Orleans Pelicans

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Background

TRANSACTIONS:
Selected by Boston in the second round (55th overall) of the 2011 NBA Draft…Traded by Boston to Houston as part of a three-team deal which also sent JaJuan Johnson, Sean Williams and Jon Diebler to the Rockets, Courtney Lee to Boston and Sasha Pavlovic to Portland 07/20/12…Waived by Houston 07/25/12…Signed as a free agent by Orlando 09/06/12…Signed as a free agent by Chicago 09/18/14…Signed as a free agent by New Orleans 07/21/16.

2015-16 Season:
In 59 games (22 starts), averaged 7.5 points, 1.7 assists, 2.3 rebounds and 0.6 steals in 21.4 minutes per game while shooting 48.1% from the floor, 45.2% from 3-point range and 62.9% from the foul line…Scored in double-figures in 14 contests, including three 20+ point games…Swiped career-high 4 steals on 3/31 at HOU…Tied season-high 7 assists on 3/7 vs. MIL (also 2/6 at MIN)…On 2/21 vs. LAL, tied career highs for points (24) and minutes (41), while setting a career high in FGM (10); went 4-of-4 from distance in the game…Grabbed season-high 7 rebounds on 2/19 vs. TOR…Scored a career-high 24 points on 2/3 at SAC, 13 of which came in the first quarter…Scored 14 points on 1/14 at PHI, seven of which came in overtime…Blocked a season-best 2 shots on 2/1 at UTA, his first multi-block game since 12/30/14; tied season high in blocks on 4/2 vs. DET…Started a career-high 22 games.

PROFESSIONAL:
In five NBA seasons with Boston, Orlando, and Chicago, has appeared in 307 games with 46 starts, averaging 5.8 points, 1.6 assists, 1.7 rebounds and 0.6 steals in 17.2 minutes per game while shooting 42.7% from the floor, 36.9% from 3-point range and 74.1% from the line…Has appeared in 12 playoff games for Boston and Chicago, averaging 2.5 minutes per contest…

2014-15 (Chicago):
Appeared in 56 games off of the bench and averaged 2.7 ppg, 0.8 rpg, 0.6 apg and 0.36 spg in 9.0 mpg…Shot .446 from the field, .342 from behind the arc and .600 from the stripe…Netted 12 points (4-8 FG, 2-4 3FG) and four boards at OKC (03/15) … scored a career-high 19 points (9-10 FG, 1-2 3FG), including the game-winning three-pointer with 2.1 seconds remaining versus OKC (03/05) …Received 26 DNP-CD’s…

2015 Payoffs:
Appeared in three games off the bench, averaging 1.7 ppg, 1.0 rpg, 0.67 spg and 3.0 mpg…

2013-14 (Orlando):
Played in 79 games (three starts) for the Magic and posted 6.3 ppg, 1.7 rpg and 1.4 apg in 19.1 mpg…As a starter, he averaged 4.7 ppg, 2.7 rpg, 2.0 apg and 1.33 spg in 27.3 mpg…Scored in double figures 20 times, including a season-high 17 points versus BKN (04/09) in which he was a perfect 6-for-6 from the floor and 5-for-5 from three-point range…
2012-13 (Orlando):
Played in 75 games (21 starts) for Orlando and posted 7.8 ppg, 2.7 apg and 2.2 rpg in 22.4 mpg…As a starter, he averaged 11.0 ppg, 4.9 apg and 3.3 rpg in 31.7 mpg…Led (or tied) the team in scoring four times, in rebounding once and in assists 12 times…Scored in double figures 28 times, including a career-high 18 points (three times)…Dished out a career-high 11 assists versus HOU (03/01)…Recorded his first career NBA double-double with 12 points and 10 assists at PHI (02/26)…Pulled down a career-high nine rebounds versus MIA (03/25)…Recorded at least one steal 36 times and had two-or-more steals in 11 games, including a career high-tying three steals (three times)…Made his first NBA start versus PHX (11/04) and responded with 15 points, six assists, three rebounds, three steals in 38 minutes…Logged a career-best 41 minutes at BKN (11/11)…Missed seven games (12/29-01/12) due to a sprained left elbow…

2011-12 (Boston):
Played in 38 games during his rookie campaign for Boston, and posted 2.9 ppg in 8.7 mpg…Scored 16 points (4-4 3FG) at ORL (01/26)…Recorded a career-high three steals versus MIL (04/26)…Made his NBA debut at NYK (12/25)…Scored his first NBA points versus NJN (01/05), as he finished with five points (2-3 FG)…Posted 22 DNP-CD’s and spent six games on the Inactive List.



COLLEGE (Purdue University, 2007-11):
Played 140 career games (136 starts) in four seasons at Purdue…As a Boilermaker, he averaged 15.3 ppg, 4.4 rpg, 2.9 apg and 1.17 spg in 32.3 mpg…Shot .380 (243-639) from three-point range…Left Purdue as the school’s all-time leader in minutes played (4,517), games started (136) and three-point field goals (243)…Also tied for first in career games played (140) and career wins (107), ranked third in scoring (2,136 points), sixth in steals (164) and ninth in assists (400)…Named First Team All-Big Ten twice (2009-10, 2010-11) and Second Team All-Big Ten twice (2007-08, 2008-09)…Also earned Academic All-Big Ten three times (2008-11)…Led the Boilermakers in scoring for three straight seasons (2007-10)…

Senior (2010-11):
Started all 34 games and averaged 18.0 ppg, 5.1 rpg, 3.2 apg and 1.21 spg in 33.9 mpg…Shot .400 (70-175 3FG) from three-point range…Scored a career-high 38 points against No. 2 Ohio State, which earned him Big Ten Player of the Week honor …

Junior (2009-10):
Started in all 35 games and averaged 16.4 ppg, 3.8 rpg, 2.7 apg and 1.46 spg in 31.5 mpg …He became the first player in nearly 20 years to lead Purdue in both scoring and assists…

Sophomore (2008-09):
Played in 37 games (36 starts), and posted 13.8 ppg, 4.6 rpg, 3.0 apg and 1.08 spg in 33.0 mpg…

Freshman (2007-08):
Played in 34 games (31 starts) and averaged 12.9 ppg, 3.9 rpg and 2.6 apg in 30.6 mpg…Shot .434 (66-152 3FG ) from three-point range…Became the first true freshman in Purdue history to lead the team in scoring and was named to the Big Ten All-Freshman Team.



PERSONAL:
Full name is E’Twaun Donte Moore…Has a daughter, Elissa (born December 2012)…Majored in Organizational Leadership and Supervision while at Purdue…Participated in the Baskets for Books program, reading to children…Spoke to children at the Boys & Girls Club at the Jackson Community Center about staying motivated.

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Height: 6'4''/ 1.93m
Weight: 191 lbs./ 86.6 kg
Born: February 25, 1989
From: Purdue University
Draft: 2nd Round (55th pick) 2011 NBA Draft
NBA Debut: 2011
Years Pro: 5
Previous Teams:
  Chicago Bulls 2014 - 2015
  Orlando Magic 2012 - 2013
  Houston Rockets 2012 - 2012
  Boston Celtics 2011 - 2012
Prior to NBA/Country: Purdue/USA

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