Buddy Hield

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Buddy

Hield

HEIGHT

6 ft4 in

/ 1.93m

WEIGHT

214 lbs

/ 97.1kg

LATEST VIDEOS

0021800220 - Buddy Hield - Memphis Grizzlies - Sacramento Kings - 2-pointer - 1Q

0021800197 - Buddy Hield - Sacramento Kings - San Antonio Spurs - Assist - 1Q

0021800173 min sac recap

Willie Cauley-Stein leads with 25 points, De'Aaron Fox scores 16 points with 10 assists as the Kings win it, 121-110.

0021800161 TOR SAC RECAP

Kawhi Leonard puts up a double-double with 25 points and 11 rebounds to help the Raptors beat the Kings, 114-105.

0021800161_Buddy Hield with 15 Points in the 3rd Quarter vs. Toronto Raptors

0021800161 - Buddy Hield - Sacramento Kings - Toronto Raptors - And-1 - 3Q

0021800133 SAC MIL RECAP

Giannis Antetokounmpo was a human highlight reel in the Bucks 144-109 win over the Kings. Antetokounmpo put up 26 points, 15 rebounds, and 11 assists in the Milwaukee win. Justin Jackson scored 22 points off the bench for Sacramento in the loss.

0021800133 - Buddy Hield - Milwaukee Bucks - Sacramento Kings - And-1 - 3Q

0021800133_Sacramento Kings with a 12-0 Run vs. Milwaukee Bucks

0021800114 SAC ATL RECAP

De'Aaron Fox notches a career-high triple-double with 31 points, 10 rebounds and 15 assists as the Kings beat the Hawks, 146-115.

0021800114_Buddy Hield, De'Aaron Fox Top Plays vs. Atlanta Hawks

0021800114_Buddy Hield (27 points) Highlights vs. Atlanta Hawks

0021800114_Sacramento Kings with a 13-0 Run vs. Atlanta Hawks

0021800114_Sacramento Kings with 6 3-pointers in the 3rd Quarter vs. Atlanta Hawks

0021800114 - Buddy Hield - Atlanta Hawks - Sacramento Kings - Buzzer-Beater - 2Q

0021800114 - Buddy Hield - Atlanta Hawks - Sacramento Kings - And-1 - 1Q

0021800114 - Buddy Hield - Atlanta Hawks - Sacramento Kings - And-1 - 1Q

0021800098 SAC ORL RECAP

Buddy Hield finishes with 25 points and 11 rebounds and Nemanja Bjelica adds 21 as the Kings improve to 5-3 with a 107-99 victory over the Magic.

0021800098_Buddy Hield (25 points) Highlights vs. Orlando Magic

0021800098 - Buddy Hield - Orlando Magic - Sacramento Kings - Buzzer-Beater - 3Q


PLAYER BIO

Professional History

TRANSACTIONS/CAREER NOTES

Selected by the New Orleans Pelicans in the first round (6th overall) of the 2016 NBA Draft ... Acquired by the Kings along with Tyreke Evans, Langston Galloway, a 2017 first round pick (10th overall) and a 2017 second round pick for DeMarcus Cousins and Omri Casspi on Feb. 20, 2017. NBA HONORS/AWARDS: Named to the 2016-17 NBA All-Rookie First Team ... Earned Rookie of the Month honors in December 2016 and March 2017 ... A member of Team World during the 2017 BBVA Compass Rising Stars Challenge at All-Star Weekend.

2016-17 (New Orleans/Sacramento)

An NBA All-Rookie First Team selection after he averaged 10.6 ppg (.426 FG%, .391 3pt%, .842 FT%), 3.3 rpg, 1.5 apg, 0.5 spg, 0.1 bpg and 23.0 mpg in 82 games (55 starts) ... Scored 10+ points 45 times, 20 or more points in six games and 30+ once ... Received 63 First Team votes and 28 Second Team votes to become the first Kings rookie to make the All-Rookie First Team since DeMarcus Cousins' 2010-11 rookie campaign ... Paced all rookies in three-pointers made (148) ... Ranked third in scoring and fourth in three-point field goal percentage amongst qualified rookies.

2016-17 (Sacramento)

Averaged 15.1 ppg (.480 FG%, .428 3pt%, .814 FT%), 4.1 rpg, 1.8 apg, 0.8 spg, 0.1 bpg and 29.1 mpg in 25 games (18 starts) ... As a starter, averaged 16.0 ppg (.470 FG%, .407 3pt%, 24-30 FT), 4.6 rpg, 2.2 apg, 0.8 spg, 0.1 bpg and 31.2 mpg in 18 games ... As a reserve, averaged 12.9 ppg (.516 FG%, .500 3pt%, 11-13 FT), 2.9 rpg, 0.7 apg, 0.9 spg, and 23.6 mpg in seven games ... Scored 10+ points in 23 games, 20+ in four games and 30+ in one game ... Led the team in scoring seven times ... Awarded Western Conference Rookie of the Month for March after leading West rookies in scoring for the month ... Averaged 14.1 ppg (.483 FG%, .425 3pt%, 21-25 FT), 4.1 rpg, 1.8 apg, 0.9 spg, 0.1 bpg, and 28.2 mpg in 16 games (12 starts) over the course of March ... Top Single-Game Performances: Recorded 16 points (6-10 FG, 1-3 3pt, 3-3 FT) and six rebounds in a win during his Kings debut vs. Denver (2/23/17) ... Scored 21 points (8-16 FG, 2-6 3pt, 3-5 FT) vs. Milwaukee (3/22/17) ... Encored the prior game with 22 points (7-14 FG, 4-9 3pt, 4-4 FT) and added career-highs of eight rebounds and seven assists vs. Golden State (3/24/17) ... Posted another 22 point game (9-15 FG, 4-6 3pt) and tallied four boards, one assist and one steal in a win at Minnesota (4/1/17) ... Grabbed seven rebounds and added 15 points (5-12 FG, 3-8 3pt, 2-2 FT), 11 in the 4th, including a pivotal sequence where he knocked down three-pointers on back-to-back possessions after stealing the inbounds pass in a historical win at LA Clippers (3/26/17) ... Set a career-high 30 points (12-20 FG, 4-8 3pt, 2-3 FT) and pulled down five rebounds in a win during the team's home season finale vs. Phoenix (4/11/17).

2016-17 (New Orleans)

Averaged 8.6 ppg (.393 FG%, .369 3pt%, .879 FT%), 2.9 rpg, 1.4 apg, 0.3 spg, 0.1 bpg and 20.4 mpg in 57 games (37 starts) ... Scored 10+ points 17 times and 20+ two times ... Awarded Western Conference Rookie of the Month for December after leading West rookies in scoring, three-point field goal percentage and all rookies in three-pointers made (33) ... As a starter, averaged 9.2 ppg (.401 FG%, .420 3pt%, 18-21 FT), 3.3 rpg, 1.6 apg, 0.3 spg, 0.1 bpg and 22.8 mpg in 37 games ... As a reserve, averaged 7.4 ppg (.377 FG%, .266 3pt%, 11-12 FT), 2.3 rpg, 0.9 apg, 0.3 spg, 0.2 bpg and 15.8 mpg in 20 games ... Averaged 10.6 ppg (.435 FG%, .478 3pt%, 8-9 FT), 2.8 rpg, 1.4 apg, 0.2 spg, 0.1 bpg and 22.3 mpg in 16 games during the month of March (14 starts) ... Top Single-Game FG, 5-8 3pt,) and four rebounds in a win vs. Indiana (12/15/16) ... Recorded 17 points (7-11 FG, 3-5 3pt), six boards and one steal in a win vs. LA Clippers (12/28/16) ... Scored 20 points (6-13 FG, 4-6 3pt, 4-4 FT) and added five rebounds and two assists at Cleveland (1/2/17) ... Notched 17 points (7-10 FG, 2-4 3pt, 1-1 FT) to go along with four rebounds in a win vs. Minnesota (2/10/17).

COLLEGE (Oklahoma 2012-16)

In four seasons at Oklahoma, averaged 17.4 ppg (.448 FG%, .390 3pt%, .836 FT%), 5.0 rpg, 1.9 apg, 1.3 spg, 0.3 bpg and 31.7 mpg in 132 careers games (118 starts) … Winner of numerous National Player of the Year awards as a senior…Finished as the all-time leading scorer in Big 12 history… Collected 2,291 career points, second all-time in program history behind only Wayman Tisdale (2,661)…An All American as a senior…Two-time First-Team Academic All-Big 12… As a senior, averaged 25.0 ppg (.501 FG%, .457 3pt%, .880 FT%), 5.7 rpg, 2.0 apg, 1.1 spg, 0.5 bpg and 35.4 mpg in 37 games (37 starts) … Won the Naismith Award, Oscar Robertson Trophy and the John R. Wooden Award, which honor the NCAA’s top player…. Also captured the Jerry West Shooting Guard of the Year Award as well as Consensus First Team All-America, Big 12 Player of the Year and First Team All-Big 12 honors…Led Oklahoma to a Final Four berth and a No. 2 seed in the NCAA Tournament…Ranked second in the nation in scoring and first in threes per game at 3.97 … The only player in the country to average at least 25.0 points and 5.0 rebounds…Notched 12 30-point games and 19 25-point games…Became just the third player in Big 12 history to average at least 25.0 points and 5.0 boards in a campaign, joining Michael Beasley and Kevin Durant… As a junior, he was awarded Big 12 Player of the Year after he averaged 17.4 ppg (.412 FG%, .359 3pt%, .823 FT%), 5.4 rpg, 1.9 apg, 1.3 spg, 0.2 bpg and 32.4 mpg in 35 games (35 starts) …Third-Team All-American selected by the AP and NABC…One of 15 finalists for the John R. Wooden Award…One of five finalists for the Jerry West Shooting Guard of the Year Award…First player in the 19-year history of the Big 12 to be named Player of the Year, lead tbe league in scoring and be named to the Academic All-Conference First Team…Led the Big 12 with 2.7 three-pointers per outing…Paced Big 12 guards in rebounds per game …In Big 12 play, ranked first in league in scoring (18.5 ppg)…Set school and Big 12 records for three-point attempts without a miss with seven in the season opener against Southeastern Louisiana … As a sophomore he was a Second-Team All-Big 12 selection after he averaged 16.5 ppg (.445 FG%, .386 3pt%, .750 FT%), 4.4 rpg, 1.9 apg, 1.4 spg, 0.2 bpg and 32.1 mpg in 33 games (33 starts) …Led team and ranked 10th in Big 12 in points per game … Also second in the league in steals per game and sixth in three-point percentage ... Averaged 17.5 points 17.5 points and 3.5 three-pointers in league play to rank eigth and tied for first in the Big 12, respectively ... As a freshman, averaged 7.8 ppg (.388 FG%, .238 3pt%, .833 FT%), 4.2 rpg, 1.9 apg, 1.2 spg, 0.3 bpg and 25.1 mpg in 27 games (13 starts).

PERSONAL

Full name is Chavano Rainer Hield ... Parents are Jackie Swann and Richard Bryanen...Has three brothers and three sisters ... Moved to the United States in 2010 ... Majored in Human Relations at Oklahoma.


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