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Memphis Grizzlies

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2013-14 SEASON:
Appeared in 72 games (16 starts) with the Philadelphia 76ers, averaged 13.0 points, 3.2 rebounds, 3.0 assists and 1.1 steals in 24.5 minutes... In 16 games as a starter, averaged 17.8 points, 5.1 assists and 4.6 rebounds in 34.1 minutes per game... Made his first career start vs. Houston on 11/13 and tallied 18 points, 11 assists and 10 rebounds… according to the Elias Sports Bureau, is first player to record a triple-double in his first career start dating back to 1970-71 when starts began being tracked... Scored in double-figures 46 times this season, including 20+ points 13 times … had 10+ points once in 35 games played as a rookie for Memphis last season... Over the final 10 games, averaging 4.2 assists, up from 2.8 apg his first 62 games played... Scored a career-high 30 points on 12-of-15 shooting vs. Utah on 3/8… last Sixer to have 30+ point while shooting at least 80.0% from the floor was Allen Iverson with 35 points on 15-of-18 shooting vs. Dallas on 2/29/00… second youngest Sixer to score 30+ points (Thaddeus Young)... After shooting 1-of-13 from the floor vs. Atlanta on 1/31, shot 45.9% over his final 32 games played, including 51.5% from 2-point range over that span... Joins Calvin Murphy (1970-71) as the only players to average at least 13.0 points, 3.0 rebounds and 3.0 assists in fewer than 25.0 minutes per game... Only player in the league to average at least 13.0 points in fewer than 25.0 minutes per game this season... Had 40 3FGM this season… had 4 3FGM in 35 games played as a rookie for Memphis last season... Hit a 58-foot shot vs. Boston on 2/5 and a 62-footer in the next game against the L.A. Lakers on 2/7... Recorded 10+ FTA four times this season… Philly had a player record 10+ FTA twice in 2012-13… averaged 4.5 FTA overall this season... Missed two games with a low back strain from 11/23-11/27, two games with flu-like symptoms/migraine from 1/6-1/7, three games with a right ankle sprain from 1/20-1/24 and three games with a right ankle sprain from 3/22-3/27.

2012-13 SEASON:
In 35 games, averaged 2.6 points and 1.2 assists in 7.8 minutes per game while shooting 38.4% from the floor, 25.0% from 3-point range and 72.4% from the line... Recorded 27 DNP-CD’s, missed four games due to personal reasons (11/17-11/26/12) and three games with migraines (12/22/12, 3/16/13 and 4/3/13)... Played 10+ minutes nine times (Grizzlies 7-2 mark), averaging 6.4 points, 2.9 assists and 2.3 rebounds in 16.6 minutes per game... Was assigned to the Reno Bighorns of the NBA Development League several times, appearing in a total of 11 games while averaging 17.0 points, 3.6 assists, 2.6 rebounds and 1.36 steals in 26.5 minutes per game... Over his final six D-League games played, averaged 21.7 points on 46.5% shooting while hitting 12 3-pointers after averaging just 12.0 ppg on 33.3% shooting with just 3 3FGM his first five games… scored 20+ points six times, including a season-high 30 in the season finale vs. Canton on 4/6/13.

Selected by Memphis with the 25th overall pick in the 2012 NBA Draft… Traded to Philadelphia in exchange for future draft considerations on 8/22/13.

Was an early entry candidate for the 2012 NBA Draft following his freshman season at Washington… Became the first freshman in school history to earn First Team All-Conference honors after averaging 16.0 points, 5.0 rebounds 3.7 assists and 1.9 steals… Also named Pac-12 Freshman of the Year after setting numerous freshman school marks, including most points (559), assists (130) and steals (66)… Scored in double-figures in 29 of 35 games, including 20+ 12 times with a high of 29 points vs. Oregon State University in the Pac-12 Tournament… Averaged a team-high 7.5 free throw attempts.

Native of Seattle… Father, Tony, played football at Washington and mother, Shirley, ran track at Washington and Arizona State… Aunt, Joyce Walker, was a two-time All-American at Louisiana State and played for the Harlem Globetrotters… Cousin, Nate Robinson, plays for the Denver Nuggets… Was a member of the 2009-10 USA Basketball Men’s Developmental National Team… Played in the Jordan Brand Classic and the NIKE Hoops Summit… Had to sit out his junior season due to an ACL injury suffered during a football game.

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Height: 6'6''/ 1.98m
Weight: 205 lbs./ 93 kg
Born: April 13, 1993
From: University of Washington
Draft: 1st Round (25th pick) 2012 NBA Draft
NBA Debut: 2012
Years Pro: 4
Previous Teams:
  Philadelphia 76ers 2015 - 2015
  New York Knicks 2015 - 2015
  Philadelphia 76ers 2014 - 2014
  Memphis Grizzlies 2013 - 2013
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Prior to NBA/Country: Washington/USA

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