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Jeremy Tyler

N/A | Forward

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Biography

Background

2013-14 SEASON:
Appeared in 41 games (zero starts) for the New York Knicks in his third NBA season, averaged 3.6 points, 2.7 rebounds, 0.2 assists, 0.1 steals and 0.5 blocks in 9.7 minutes.

PREVIOUS SEASONS:
2012-13 (Warriors-Hawks/D-League): Came off the bench in 21 games overall for Warriors and Hawks, averaging 1.0 points and 1.0 rebounds with 9-24 FGA (.375) over 3.2 minutes...Played in 20 games for Warriors, one for Hawks...Season Highs: Points: 6 (Nov. 9 at Lakers); Assists: 1; Rebounds: 4 (Feb. 9 at Dallas)...Logged season-high 12 minutes on Jan. 5 at Clippers (1 pt, 2 reb)... Missed one game (Nov. 10 vs. Nuggets) due to flu-like symptoms...Traded to Atlanta on Feb. 21, 2013 and appeared in one game for Hawks, on Mar. 4 at Denver (0 pts, 3 reb, 5 mins)...Waived by Hawks on Mar. 6...D-League: Finished season with Santa Cruz of NBA D-League, averaging 17.4 points and 8.8 rebounds over 27.8 minutes in 12 games (five starts)...Averaged 20.0 points in six games off the bench in the D-League Playoffs, including three 20-plus scoring efforts.

2011-12 (Warriors/D-League): In first NBA season, appeared in 42 games (23 starts), averaging 4.9 points and 3.3 rebounds with .421 shooting over 13.5 minutes for Warriors...Scored double-figure points in eight of his last 17 games, including career-high 16 points in career-high 44 minutes season finale (Apr. 26, 2012 vs. Spurs), as one of five rookies in Warriors starting lineup, the first time since at least 1970-71 (when Elias began tracking starters) that a team started five first-year players...Had two double-figure rebound efforts, with career-high 11 boards on Apr. 3, 2012 at Memphis...Recorded first career double-double on Apr. 16, 2012 vs. San Antonio with 11 points and 10 rebounds...DNP (CD) 19 times and listed as inactive five times while on assignment in NBA D-League...D-League: Appeared in five games (all starts) for Dakota, averaging 15.6 points and 7.8 rebounds in 28.8 minutes... Assigned to Dakota on Feb. 27, recalled on Mar. 6.

CAREER TRANSACTIONS:
Drafted by Charlotte in second round (39th overall) of 2011 NBA Draft ... Draft rights traded to Golden State for cash considerations, Jun. 23, 2011 ... Traded to Atlanta for future considerations, Feb. 21, 2013 ... Waived by Atlanta, Mar. 6, 2013 ... Signed by New York as a free agent, Aug. 6, 2013 ... Traded by New York with Wayne Ellington to Sacramento for Quincy Acy and Travis Outlaw, Aug. 6, 2014 ... Waived by Sacramento, Sept. 6, 2014 ... Signed by Los Angeles Lakers, Sept. 23, 2014.

INTERNATIONAL:
2010-11 (Japan):
Played 33 games for Tokyo Apache in the Basketball Japan League, averaging 9.9 points and 6.4 rebounds in 15.4 minutes ... Scored in double-figures 17 times including 10 of the final 12 contests ... Recorded six double-doubles ... His Tokyo Apache coach was former NBA coach Bob Hill.

2009-10 (Israel):
Played 10 games for Maccabi Haifa in the Israeli League, averaging 2.1 points and 1.9 rebounds in 7.6 minutes.

HIGH SCHOOL:
Elected to skip his senior year of high school to turn pro ... Was the first American-born player to leave high school early to play professionally overseas ... As a junior, averaged 28.7 points, 12.0 rebounds and 9.0 blocks ... Posted 40 points and 22 rebounds versus Canada’s Carson Graham in a Hawaiian prep tournament ... Tallied 41 points against Arizona’s Santa Rita in the MaxPreps Holiday Prep Classic at Torrey Pines ... As a sophomore, averaged 18.0 points, 14.5 rebounds and 7.7 blocks while shooting .510 percent from the field ... Team finished 23-5 and won the California Interscholastic Federation San Diego Section Division I crown for the first time in 33 years.

PERSONAL:
Jeremy Tyler...Likes to play the piano, sing, cook, play X-Box and Skype when he is not playing basketball...Extremely active in Warriors community outreach programs during his two seasons in Golden State...Attended several sessions of Warriors Basketball Camp, took part in numerous meet & greets and participated in the Junior Warriors Holiday Caravan, Oracle Basketball Clinic and appearances at local elementary schools...In final (junior) year at San Diego HS, averaged 28.7 points, 12.0 rebounds and 9.0 blocks...Posted 40 points and 22 rebounds versus Canada’s Carson Graham in a Hawaiian prep tournament...As a sophomore, averaged 18.0 points, 14.5 rebounds and 7.7 blocks while leading team to 23-5 mark and California Interscholastic Federation San Diego Section Division I crown for the first time in 33 years.

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