Isaiah Canaan




SEASON 17.3 37.2 27.3 90.3 5.3 1.4 1.1 0
CAREER STATS 20.8 36.9 35.4 82.7 8.7 1.9 1.6 0.1


6 ft0 in

/ 1.83m


201 lbs

/ 91.2kg


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Julius Randle scores 13 points and grabs 20 rebounds to lead the visiting Lakers past the Bulls, 96-90.

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Rajon Rondo hangs back, gets the steal and feeds Isaiah Canaan for the three.

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Jimmy Butler scores 35 points but it was Jamal Murray's 24 points that helped the Nuggets pull out the win over the Bulls, 110-107.


Isaiah Canaan takes his chances against Marcin Gortat and scores on the layup while drawing the foul.


Isaiah Cannan crosses up Serge Ibaka and finishes with the layup.

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The Hornets stun the Bulls in OT 108-104 behind efforts from Frank Kaminsky and Marco Belinelli who combined for 28 points.

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Marco Belinelli and Frank Kaminsky both had 14 points tonight in the Hornets OT win vs the Bulls108-104.

20161015 Nightly Notable

Isaiah Canaan scores 25 points, grabs five rebounds and hands out 4 assists to lead.


Norman Powell scores 18 points, Jonas Valanciunas adds 17 with 11 rebounds as Toronto wins it, 122-98.


Carl Landry scores 22 points to lead the Sixers to a 107-93 victory over the Pelicans on Tuesday night, ensuring that the 76ers won't tie their own league record for fewest victories in an 82-game season.


Isaiah Canaan shakes his defender and scoops in the pretty layup.


C.J. Miles scores 25 points as the Pacers defeat the Sixers 115-102.


Isaiah Canaan avoids the defender in mid-air and tosses in the 3-pointer.


Kemba Walker scores 27 points and grabs 11 rebounds as the Hornets defeat the Sixers 100-91.


Isaiah Canaan drains the shot beyond the arc for the score and one more.


Al-Farouq Aminu scores 25 points and C.J. McCollum adds 20 as the Blazers defeat the 76ers, 108-105.

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Emmanuel Mudiay scores 27 points with 11 rebounds and four assists, plus the game-winning prayer to push Denver over the 76ers.


Paul George scores 15 points, Ian Mahinmi adds a double-double as the Pacers defeat the Sixers.


Isaiah Thomas goes off for 26 points with 8 assists as the Celtics beat the 76ers 120-105.


Russell Westbrook records his league leading 13th triple double as the Thunder defeat the Sixers 111-97.


Professional History

Played in a career-high 77 games (39 starts, also a career-high) with Philadelphia, averaging a career-best 11.0 ppg … shot .360 percent from the field, .363 from 3-point range and .833 from line … made 176 threes, good for the fourth-most ever in a single season by a Sixer … scored 20+ on eight occasions after doing so just four times in his career entering 2015-16 … made at least 5 threes in eight games … led the team in scoring 11 times (two ties) ... scored a season-high-tying 24 points (7-15 FG, 5-12 3FG) and had 4 rebounds on 4/2 at IND… Totaled 20 points (5-10 3FG) on 3/15 at BKN after putting up 22 in his previous game on 3/12 at DET … registered a career-high-tying 4 steals to accompany 18 points and 4 rebounds on 1/30 vs. GSW … had 22 points (4-8 3FG), 4 rebounds and 3 assists on 12/26 at PHX … dropped a season-high 24 points (6-8 3FG) on 12/16 at ATL … scored in double figures in a career-long eight straight games from 11/21-12/5 … converted on a season-high-tying 6 treys en route to 23 points on 11/7 vs. ORL.

In 146 games with 60 starts, holds averages of 9.4 ppg, 2.0 rpg and 1.8 apg in 21.6 mpg … is a career .368 shooter from the field, .363 from 3-point range and .818 from the free-throw line.

Played in 47 games (21 starts) with both HOU and PHI, averaging 9.2 ppg, 2.1 apg and 1.9 rpg in 20.0 mpg … shot .386 from the field, .370 from 3-point range and .817 from the free throw line … scored 20+ points four times … made at least 6 threes on eight occasions … set single-game career-highs in rebounds (7 on 3/4 at OKC) and assists (8 on 3/7 vs. ATL) … scored 18 points in consecutive games to end his season (3/30 vs. LAL and 4/1 at WAS) … posted 20 points (4-8 3FG) on 3/11 vs. CHI … scored in double figures in five straight games from 3/2-3/11, including hitting a career-best 8 3-pointers en route to his career-high 31 points on 3/4 at OKC … posted 24 points (6-10 3FG), 6 rebounds and 4 assists on 11/26 vs. SAC … also played four games for D-League Rio Grande and averaged 21.0 ppg, 3.5 rpg and 8.5 apg.

2013-14 (HOUSTON):
In 22 games, averaged 4.6 ppg, .1.1 rpg and 1.0 apg in 11.5 mpg … shot .356 from the floor, .327 from long range and .724 from the line … assigned to Houston’s single-affiliation NBA D-League partner Rio Grande Valley on 11/6 and recalled on 12/23 … took the court in his first NBA game at SAS (12/25) … scored the first 4 points (1-3 FG, 2-2 FT) of his NBA career at OKC (12/29) … re-assigned to the Vipers on 1/20 and recalled on 1/30 … suffered a strained right hamstring in Rio Grande Valley’s game vs. the Tulsa 66ers (1/27) … re-assigned to Rio Grande Valley on 2/17 and recalled 2/21 … came off the bench with 14 points, 4 rebounds and 3 assists in 20:29 of action vs. LAC (3/29) … netted 15 points (4-7 3FG) vs. DEN (4/6) … tallied 15 points (6-8 FG, 3-4 3FG) in a win at LAL (4/8) … recorded a career-high 6 assists at DEN (4/9) … blocked a career-high 2 shots vs. DEN (4/9) … reassigned to Rio Grande Valley on Apr. 14 … averaged 21.8 ppg, 8.2 apg and 4.0 rpg in 18 games (17 starts) with the Vipers … at the time of his last recall, stood 2nd in the D-League in assists per game and ranked 8th in the league in scoring average … was named along with Pierre Jackson of the Idaho Stampede as the NBA D-League Co-Performers of the Week for games played 12/2-12/8 … again named along with Terrence Williams of the L.A. D-Fenders as D-League Co-Performers of the Week for games played 1/20-1/26 … named to the NBA D-League All-Star Game, but was unable to attend due to injury (strained right hamstring).

Selected by Houston with the 34th overall pick in the 2013 NBA Draft … signed with the Rockets (7/14/13)… traded from Houston (with a second-round pick) to Philadelphia for K.J. McDaniels (2/19/15) … signed with the Chicago Bulls as a free agent (7/20/16).

College History

Played in 132 career games over four seasons at Murray State, averaging 15.5 ppg, 2.8 rpg, 2.9 apg and 1.19 spg in 29.4 mpg … shot .450 from the field, .419 from downtown and .803 from the stripe … first MSU player to be drafted into the NBA since Marcus Brown in 1996 … finished his career as the sixth Murray State player to reach 2,000 points (2,050) and was 17th all-time in the Ohio Valley Conference … hit 304-of-725 (.419) from beyond the arc over his collegiate career … 2012-13: Averaged 21.8 ppg, 3.5 rpg, 4.3 apg and 1.52 spg in 36.5 mpg … shot .431 from the floor, .370 from three and .822 from the line … was named Ohio Valley Conference Co-Player of the Year … earned Honorable Mention All-America honors from The Associated Press … scored in double figures in all 31 games … netted a season-high 35 points against Morehead … added 22 points, a career-high 10 assists and 9 rebounds against Belmont State. 2011-12: As a junior, averaged 19.0 ppg, 3.5 rpg, 3.6 apg and 1.36 spg in 33.7 mpg … shot .468 from the field, .456 from distance and .837 from the line … ranked 1st on team in scoring and assists …named Ohio Valley Conference Player of the Year … guided the Racers to a 23-0 start, the best start in school and conference history … was a finalist for the Bob Cousy Award and the Oscar Robertson Award. 2010-11: As a sophomore, averaged 11.7 ppg, 1.9 rpg, 2.4 apg and 1.06 spg in 28.1 mpg … shot .416 from the field, .403 from three and .744 from the foul line … helped Murray State earn a NIT berth … led the Racers to their second straight OVC regular season championship and advanced to the conference tournament finals. 2009-10: Averaged 10.4 ppg, 2.3 rpg, 1.6 apg and 0.86 spg in 20.4 mpg in his freshman year … shot .498 overall, .482 from beyond the arc and .778 from the line … guided the Racers to a 17-1 conference record and was named the OVC’s Freshman of the Year … named the MVP of the OVC Tournament, scoring 16 points off the bench to help the Racers clinch an automatic berth to the NCAA Tournament.


Born Isaiah André Canaan on May 21, 1991, in Biloxi, Mississippi … son of Sardie Canaan and Nicole Martin … grandmother is Bettye Ramsey … majored in advertising in college … family lived out of a FEMA trailer for two years after Hurricane Katrina hit Biloxi … does not know where he got his first and only NBA jersey, but he remembers it fondly as a No. 1 Tracy McGrady Rockets jersey, which he lost in Hurricane Katrina … played in a summer Adidas Nations camp where his coach was Houston head coach Kelvin Sampson … was named a finalist for Mississippi Mr. Basketball after leading Biloxi High School to the 5A State championship and a 30-3 record … was also the Mississippi State Tournament MVP … named All-State as a junior and senior at Biloxi.

Traditional Season Stats

Season2016 33GP 571MIN 61FGM 164FGA 37.2FG% 243PM 883PA 27.33P% 28FTM 31FTA 90.3FT% 6OREB 41DREB 47REB 35AST 19TOV 21STL 1BLK 35PF 0DD2 0TD3 174PTS -86+/-

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