Joe Young





6 ft2 in

/ 1.88m


185 lbs

/ 83.9kg


0021700836 NYK IND RECAP

Victor Oladipo flirts with a triple-double scoring 30 points, dishing 9 assists, and grabbing 8 rebounds as the Pacers beat the Knicks 121-113. Enes Kanter had 17 points and 11 rebounds for New York in the loss.

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Eight different Wizards scored in double figures including 21 points from Bradley Beal in Washington 111-102 win over Indiana. Bojan Bogdanovic scored 29 points for the Pacers in the loss.

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Lance Stephenson gets the rebound and makes the long outlet pass to the other end of the court to Joe Young who lays it in.


Joe Young gets the bounce pass and sinks the reverse.

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Joe Young finds Al Jefferson who hits the jumper to beat the buzzer ending the second quarter.


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T.J. Leaf scores seven points but Jameel Warney's 17 points and Brandon Paul's 16 points lead the Mavericks over the Pacers.

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T.J. Leaf finds Joe Young with a long pass for the layup.

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Joseph Young gets the pass down low and finishes with the layup.

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Joe Young saves the ball from going out of bounds, and Al Jefferson is able to put it up for two.

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Terry Rozier scores 23 points including the game-winning three to lead the Celtics to victory over the Spurs, 87-86.


Cameron Payne scores 19 points and hands out six assists to lead the Thunder past the Pacers, 89-71.


Joe Young finishes the fast break with the posterizing slam over the defender.


Joe Young lobs it up in transition and Glenn Robinson finishes with the alley-oop slam.

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Goran Dragic scores 24 points, Hassan Whiteside finishes with 19 points and 18 rebounds, and the Heat beat the Pacers.

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Joe Young gets the steal and goes all the way for the one-hand slam.


Pacers rookies Joe Young and Myles Turner connect for an alley-oop.

0021500613 IND DEN recap

Danilo Gallinari scores 23 points, Will Barton adds 21 points as the Nuggets defeat the Pacers.


Derrick Favors scores a career-high 35 points with 13 rebounds, Gordon Hayward adds 22 to top Paul George's 48, as Utah wins it 122-119 in overtime.


Professional History

Made 41 appearances off the bench during his rookie season, averaging 3.8 points, 1.2 rebounds and 1.6 assists in 9.4 minutes per game…Shot 36.7 percent from the field, 21.7 percent from three-point range and 80.0 percent from the free throw line… Ranked 12th among NBA rookies with an average of 1.6 assists per game…Scored in double figures four times during the regular season…Scored 10 or more points in three straight games from Jan. 17-22 while averaging 14.0 points and 6.7 assists per game while shooting 51.5 percent (17-33) from the field over that span. He also led the Pacers in assists in all three of those games… Finished with 15 points and seven assists in only 18 minutes off the bench at Denver, 1/17…Followed with 11 points and five assist in the win at Phoenix, 1/19…Capped his best three-game performance of the year with season highs of 16 points and eight assists in 28 minutes against the defending-champion Golden State Warriors, 1/22...Shot 5-for-9 from the field for 10 points to go with three assists in 17 minutes off the bench at Miami, 2/22…Finished with seven points, four rebounds and a team-high seven assists in 23 minutes off the bench during the regular season finale at Milwaukee, 4/13…Recorded 39 DNP-CD’s…Missed the Nov. 21 game against Milwaukee due to personal reasons and was placed on the inactive list for one game while assigned to the Fort Wayne Mad Ants of the NBA Development League…Made three starts for the Mad Ants, averaging 24.3 points, 3.3 rebounds, 2.0 assists and 1.7 steals per game…Shot 43.3 percent (26-60) from the field, 63.6 percent (7-11) from three-point range and 93.3 percent (14-15) from the foul line in his three appearances.

2015-16: Appeared in four games off the bench in Indiana’s First Round series vs. Toronto and averaged 2.3 points in 2.5 minutes per game…Shot 3-for-8 from the field, 1-for-4 from three-point range and 2-for-2 from the free throw line during the series…Posted his highest scoring total with four points to go with a rebound and an assist in the final three minutes of Game 2 at Toronto, 4/18.

Played in 132 games, made 115 starts and averaged 17.5 points, 3.6 rebounds and 2.7 assists per game during his four-year college career at the University of Houston (2011-13) and University of Oregon (2013-155) … Shot 45.2 percent from the field, 39.0 percent from three-point range and 88.6 percent from the free throw line during his career … Earned all-conference recognition during each of his final three seasons while finishing his career as the Pac-12 Player of the Year after his senior season at Oregon … Ended his two-year career at Oregon with 1,388 points, the highest two-year total in the program’s history and 16th on the Ducks’ career scoring list … 2014-15: Earned Pac-12 Player of the Year and Sporting News All-America Third Team honors after averaging 20.7 points, 4.4 rebounds and 3.8 assists per game … Shot 44.8 percent from the field, 35.7 percent from three-point range and 92.5 percent from the free throw line … Placed ninth in the country and led all Pac-12 players in scoring … Tied the University of Oregon’s single-season scoring record with 745 points, matching Terrell Brandon’s mark during the 1990-91 season … Finished second in the nation and first in the Pac-12 in free throw percentage … Finished second in the conference in three-point field goals made with 91, an average of 2.5 per game … Named to the Pac-12 All-Tournament team after scoring 74 points in three games at the Pac-12 Tournament – the third-highest scoring total in tournament history … 2013-14: Started all 34 games during his first season at Oregon, averaging 18.9 points, 2.8 rebounds, 1.9 assists and 1.2 steals per game … Earned Second Team All-Pac 12 and Pac-12 Tournament team honors … Shot a career-best 48.0 percent from the field, 41.5 percent from three-point range and 88.1 percent from the foul line … Finished as the Pac-12’s second-leading scorer, while ranking first in free throw percentage … With 643 points, provided Oregon’s fifth-best total for points in a season … Scored a career-high 36 points against Western Carolina on Nov. 13, 2013 … 2012-13: Was selected to the All-Conference USA First Team after averaging 18.0 points, 3.5 rebounds and 3.6 assists per game … Shot 45.8 percent from the field, 42.0 percent from three-point range and 87.5 percent from the free throw line … Led Houston and ranked second in Conference USA in scoring ... Placed third in the league in free throw percentage ... ... Scored 20 or more points during six consecutive games late in the season capped by a season-high 32 points against Tulane ... 2011-12: Selected to the Conference USA All-Freshman team ... Finished third on the team with 11.3 points per game while adding 3.6 rebounds and 3.3 assists per game ... Led the Cougars and ranked among the Conference USA top-10 individual leaders in three-point field goal percentage (.382) … Shot 83.7 percent from the free throw line ... 2010-11: Redshirted his first season at the University of Houston.

Born Joseph Michael Young in Houston, Texas ... Parents are Michael and Tina Young ... Father, Michael, ranks as the third-leading scorer in University of Houston history and is one of five players to have his jersey number retired by the school ... Studied sociology … Fluent in sign language, he has performed work with Starkey Hearing Foundation in the past.

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