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Keith Bogans

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Celtics

Biography

Background

2013-14 SEASON: Appeared in three games for the Celtics during the preseason totaling two points, one rebound and one assist in 21 minutes...Missed final five games due to a sprained right thumb that he suffered during Philadelphia on Oct. 11...Made his Celtic debut against Detroit on Nov. 3 and missed a three-pointer in 2:51 of action...Recorded his first points as a Celtic on a three-pointer against Oklahoma City on Jan. 5...Recorded nine points against Denver on Jan. 7

PREVIOUS SEASONS: In 665 career NBA games (333 starts), with the Nets (2011-2013), Chicago (2010-2011), San Antonio (2009-2010), Orlando/Milwaukee (2008-2009), Orlando (2006-2008), Charlotte/Houston (2005-2006), Charlotte (2004-2005), and Orlando (2003-2004), holds career averages of 6.4 points, 2.7 rebounds and 1.3 assists in 21.8 minutes per game… 2011-12 (Nets): Shot .381 (8-21) from the field… Suffered a season-ending injury on February 8 against Detroit, torn deltoid ligament as well as a fractured left ankle… 2010-11 (CHICAGO): For the second time in his career, he appeared in 82 games (82 starts)… Posted 14 points and a career-high six steals vs. Golden State on 11/11… 2009-10 (San Antonio): Appeared in 79 games, including 50 starts… Shot .403 (120-298) from the floor, .357 (70-196) from the three-point line and .740 (37-50) from the free throw line… Scored in double figures in 11 games… Finished with a season-high 17 points (5-7 3FG, 2-2 FT) and five assists vs. Minnesota on 4/12… Scored 15 points (5-7 FG, 4-6 3FG) against New Orleans on 3/05… Had a string of three straight games in double figures: 13 points (4-5 FG, 2-3 3FG, 3-4 FT) at Phoenix on 12/16, 14 points (6-8 FG, 2-3 3FG) vs. Indiana on 12/19 and 11 points (4-6 FG, 3-4 3 FG) against the Los Angeles Clippers on 12/21… Handed out a season-high six assists vs. Golden State on 3/19… 2008-09 (Orlando/Milwaukee): Split the season between Orlando (36 games, 15 starts) and Milwaukee (29 games)… Reached double-figures in scoring 12 times… Shot a career-high .912 (31-33) from the free throw line… Scored a season-high 22 points while adding five boards, three assists and two steals against Atlanta on 4/08... Notched 16 points (5-8 FG, 4-6 3PT-FG, 2-2 FT) at Phoenix on 12/12… Had five steals vs. Golden State on 3/07… Tied his career-high with 12 rebounds against Boston on 3/15… 2007-08 (Orlando): He was one of four players to appear in all 82 games for the Magic (35 starts)… Scored in double figures 36 times, including a season-high 22 points at Golden State on 12/3… Had two double-doubles: 17 points and 11 rebounds at Toronto on 11/07 and 14 points and 10 boards against Houston on 12/19… 2006-07 (Orlando): Shot .387 (53-137) from three-point range… Dished out a career-high-tying seven assists vs. Milwaukee on 1/31… Scored in double figures six times … Scored his 2,000th career NBA point against Milwaukee on 1/31… 2005-06 (Charlotte/Houston): Played a total of 72 games for Charlotte and Houston… Scored in double figures 29 times… Logged a career-high 49 minutes against Cleveland on 3/26… Dished out a career-high-tying seven assists at Dallas on 3/21… 2004-05 (Charlotte): Played in 74 games (42 starts)… Scored in double figures 34 times, including a career-high 28 points in his Bobcats debut vs. Utah on 11/16… Posted three games with 20-plus points… Recorded five steals vs. Houston on 12/18… 2003-04 (Orlando): Played in 73 games (36 starts)… Ranked among all rookies in scoring (14th), rebounding (ninth), three-point field goal percentage (sixth) and minutes (ninth)… Scored in double figures 21 times… Recorded 15 points and a career-high-tying 12 boards at Indiana on 12/17… Made his NBA debut vs. Minnesota on 11/07.


CAREER PLAYOFFS: He has appeared in 34 playoff games, and posted averages of 4.7 points and 2.0 rebounds in 19.2 minutes, while shooting .374 from the field, .373 from the arc and .600 from the line… 2011 Playoffs: Appeared in 16 games (all starts) for the Bulls, and averaged 5.1 points and 1.3 rebounds in 19.2 minutes while shooting .406 from the field and .424 from behind the arc… Scored a playoff career-high 15 points (5-7 3FG) in Chicago’s first round series-clinching win over Indiana on 4/26… 2010 Playoffs: Appeared in eight playoff games with the Spurs, and totaled five points and six boards in 55 total minutes (6.9 mpg)… 2008 Playoffs: Played in 10 games with the Magic and averaged 7.3 points, 4.2 rebounds, 1.1 assists and 29.3 mpg, and shot .405 from the floor, .363 from downtown and .727 from the line… Scored 12 points at Toronto on 4/24... Scored 11 points and grabbed six boards against Toronto on 4/28... Tallied 10 points, along with seven rebounds at Detroit on 5/12.

CAREER TRANSACTIONS: Drafted by the Milwaukee Bucks (43rd overall) in the second round of the 2003 NBA Draft … His draft rights were traded to the Orlando Magic for cash considerations on 06/26/03… Traded to the Charlotte Bobcats for Brandon Hunter on 11/01/04… Sent to Houston in exchange for Lonny Baxter on 02/09/06… Signed as a free agent by the Orlando Magic on 07/13/06… Traded, along with cash considerations, to the Milwaukee Bucks for Tyronn Lue on 02/05/09… Signed as a free agent by the San Antonio Spurs on 09/21/09… Signed as a free agent by the Chicago Bulls 08/11/10… Signed as a free agent by the New Jersey Nets on February 1, 2012… Signed with Brooklyn on July 19, 2012.


COLLEGE CAREER: Played in 135 career games at the University of Kentucky, where he averaged 14.2 points, 4.1 rebounds, 2.3 assists and 1.10 steals… Finished his career as the fourth-leading scorer in Wildcat history with 1,923 points… As a senior, he was named the SEC Player of the Year and selected to Third Team All-America by the AP, after averaging 15.7 points, 3.8 rebounds, 2.7 assists and 1.20 steals in 36 contests… Named First Team All-SEC and SEC Tournament MVP… During sophomore campaign, he led the Wildcats in scoring (17.0 ppg) and helped Kentucky reach the Sweet Sixteen of the NCAA Tournament… He was named Second Team All-SEC by the AP and the league’s coaches, as well as earning All-SEC Tournament honors… He set the UK freshman record for steals in a season with 47, and finished third on the team in scoring with 12.5 ppg… He was named to the All-SEC Freshman Team.

PERSONAL: Full name is Keith Ramon Bogans… He majored in Agriculture while in Lexington… He was a McDonald’s and Parade All-American as a senior at DeMatha High School… He earned “Prep Player of the Year” by Basketball Times… He is one of two players in DeMatha history to earn a varsity letter all four years (the other is former NBA great Adrian Dantley…His favorite movie is Scarface and his favorite home-cooked meal is fried chicken… Participated, with 50 youngsters, ages 8-14, in an introduction to volleyball clinic at the Bedford-Stuyvesant YMCA in Brooklyn as part of Brooklyn Nets Assist… Attended “Back 2 School” event at Ingersoll C.C.- PS 67 in Brooklyn… Visited patients in hospital at Maimonides Medical Center. Player Profile >