Kemba Walker

#15G

Kemba

Walker

2016 - 17 MPGFG%3P%FT%PPGRPGAPGBPG
SEASON 34.5 44.5 40.1 84.7 22.8 4 5.5 0.3
CAREER STATS 33.8 41.1 35 82.7 18.2 3.9 5.4 0.4

HEIGHT

6 ft1 in

/ 1.85m

WEIGHT

184 lbs

/ 83.5kg

LATEST VIDEOS

0021601073 cle cha recap

LeBron James posts a double-double of 32 points and 11 assists and Kyrie Irving scores 26 to lift the Cavaliers past the Hornets, 112-105.

0021601073 cha kemba hl

Kemba Walker buries five three's as he scores 28 points to lead the Hornets.

0021601059 CHA ORL RECAP

Kemba Walker scores 22 points and dishes out 7 assists as the Hornets defeat the Magic 109-102.

0021601044 ATL CHA recap

Nicolas Batum records 16 points and six assists, Kemba Walker adds 16 points as the Hornets defeat the Hawks.

0021601030 was cha recap

Cody Zeller finishes with 19 points as one of the five Hornets to score in double figures in their win over the Wizards, 98-93.

0021601005 cha ind recap

Paul George erupts for 39 points with five rebounds, Monta Ellis adds 16 as Indiana wins it 98-77.

0021601005 cha ind kemba walker shake bake drive 2q

Kemba Walker euro-steps and fakes the pass on the drive, then cruises in for the easy deuce.

0021601005 cha ind kemba walker cody zeller 2q dunk

Kemba Walker zips the pass to Cody Zeller who drives in traffic for the finish at the rim.

0021600991 CHI CHA recap

Jimmy Butler scores 23 points and dishes out 11 assists to lead the Bulls past the Hornets 115-109.

0021600991 CHI CHA Walker three 2q

Kemba Walker spots up and knocks down the three.

20170311 aotn

Kemba Walker no look pass to Cody Zeller for the monster slam

0021600976 nop cha recap

Anthony Davis records a monster double-double (on his 24th birthday) with 46 points and 21 boards as the Pelicans top the Hornets in OT, 125-122.

0021600976 nop cha williams three 2nd

Marvin Williams takes the pass from Kemba Walker and drains the straightaway triple.

0021600965 orl cha recap

The Hornets finish with seven players scoring in double figures led by Kemba Walker's 23 as Charlotte routes the Magic, 121-81.

20170309_wow

Check out the latest edition of Walkoffs Of The Week.

0021600951 cha mia RECAP

Goran Dragic scores 22 points with 10 assists, Dion Waiters adds 24 with some clutch buckets down the stretch as Miami wins it, 108-101.

0021600951 cha mia kemba walker highlights

Kemba Walker sores 33 points on 11-24 shooting with five triples and four rebounds versus Miami.

20170306 ind cha kemba hl

Kemba Walker scores 28 points with seven assists in the Hornets win over the Pacers.

20170306 IND CHA recap

Kemba Walker scores 28 points with seven assists, Nicolas Batum adds 21 and the Hornets defeat the Pacers at home.

20170306 kemba walker eastern player week

Kemba Walker named NBA Eastern Conference Player of the Week for games played Monday, Feb. 27 through Sunday, March 5.


PLAYER BIO

Professional History

2013-14 SEASON:

Appeared in 73 games (all starts) for the Bobcats... Matched his career high of 17.7 points and set new career marks with 4.2 rebounds and 6.1 assists along with 1.2 steals in 35.8 minutes ... Named Eastern Conference Player of the Week on February 24, 2014 after he averaged 22.5 points, 8.8 assists, and 5.5 rebounds during the previous week ... Posted his second career triple-double with 13 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists against Orlando on April 4, 2014.

2012-13 SEASON:

Started all 82 games for the Bobcats… Averaged career highs of 17.7 points, 5.7 assists and 2.0 steals along with 3.5 rebounds in 34.9 minutes… Set a franchise single-season record with 160 steals…. Ranked fifth in the NBA in steals, 20th in steals per turnover (0.8), tied for 21st in scoring and 25th in assists… Scored in double figures 74 times, including 30 games of 20 points or more and four games of 30 points or more… Handed out 10 or more assists five times… Recorded five double-doubles… For the second straight season, was the only Bobcats player to play in every game... Led or tied for the team lead in scoring 33 times, in rebounds three times, in assists 65 times, in steals 46 times and in blocks seven times… Recorded four double-figure scoring streaks of at least 10 games, including a pair of career-long 18-game streaks from Dec. 29-Feb. 4 and March 3-April 5… Scored a career-high 35 points on Jan. 21 against Houston... Scored 34 points on a career-high 13 field goals on March 27 against Orlando… Scored 23 points and handed out a career-high 13 assists on Apr. 15 against New York… Had a career-high and franchise-record-tying eight steals on Nov. 10 against Dallas… Played in the 2013 BBVA Rising Stars Challenge at All-Star Weekend, posting eight points, eight assists, two steals, one rebound and one block in 20 minutes.

2011-12 SEASON:

Appeared in 66 games as a rookie for the Bobcats, with 25 starts… Averaged 12.2 points, 3.5 rebounds, 4.4 assists and 0.9 steals in 27.2 minutes… Ranked 29th in the NBA in assists… Ranked third among NBA rookies in assists, fifth in scoring, seventh in free-throw percentage (.789), seventh in minutes played, ninth in steals and tied for 19th in rebounding… Was the only Bobcats player to see action in every game… Recorded the only triple-double by a rookie on the season and the third in Bobcats history with 20 points, 11 assists and 10 rebounds on Jan. 28 vs. Washington… Scored in double figures 44 times, including nine games of 20 or more… Recorded double-figure assists two times and double-figure rebounding once… Led the Bobcats in scoring nine times, in rebounds four times, in assists 26 times, in steals 21 times and in blocks six times… Was one of nine rookies selected to play in the 2012 BBVA Rising Stars Challenge at All-Star Weekend and recorded a double-double in the contest, tallying 10 points, a game-high 10 assists, five rebounds and two steals in 25 minutes… Scored a career-high 23 points on Jan. 14 against Golden State… Scored 13 points and tied a season high with 11 assists on April 22 against Sacramento for his second double-double of the season… Scored in double figures in six straight games twice (Feb. 11-22 and April 3-10)… Averaged 14.7 points, 5.0 rebounds and 4.9 assists in 25 starts.

CAREER TRANSACTIONS:

Selected by the Bobcats with the ninth overall pick in the 2011 NBA Draft

COLLEGE:

Played three seasons at the University of Connecticut, averaging 16.1 points, 4.4 rebounds, 4.1 assists and 1.7 steals in 111 career games… Led the Huskies to the 2011 NCAA Championship and earned Final Four Most Outstanding Player honors after averaging 23.5 points, 6.0 rebounds and 5.6 assists in six NCAA Tournament Games… As a junior in 2010-11, earned Consensus First Team All-America honors after averaging 23.5 points, 5.4 rebounds, 4.5 assists and 1.9 steals in 37.6 minutes in 41 games played… Received the Bob Cousy Award as the nation’s top point guard… Was one of only two players in the nation to average at least 20 points, five rebounds and four assists… Named First Team All-Big East… Named Big East Tournament Most Outstanding Player after setting a new tournament record with 130 points in five games… Set UConn single-season records with 965 points, 316 field goals, 258 free throws and 1,543 minutes played… Ranked fourth nationally and second in the Big East in scoring… Led the Big East in minutes played, ranked third in steals, ranked eighth in assists and ranked ninth in both free-throw percentage and assist-to-turnover ratio… Scored in double figures in 40 of 41 games, tallying 20 points or more 27 times, including a school-record 11 games of 30 points or more… Scored a career-high 42 points on Nov. 17 against Vermont, tying an XL Center record… Recorded his first career triple-double with 24 points, a career-high 13 rebounds and 10 assists on Dec. 3 against UMBC… As a sophomore in 2009-10, averaged 14.6 points, 5.1 assists, 4.3 rebounds and 2.1 steals in 35.3 minutes per game…  Named Third Team All-Big East and to the NIT All-Tournament Team… Led the Big East in steals, ranked second in assists and ranked seventh in minutes played… Scored in double figures in 27 of 34 games, including five games with 20 points or more, and tallied three double-doubles… As a freshman in 2008-09, averaged 8.9 points, 3.5 rebounds, 2.9 assists and 1.1 steals in 25.2 minutes per game… Named to the Big East All-Rookie Team… Scored in double figures 11 times, including four games of 20 points or more… Named to the West Region All-Tournament Team during the NCAA Tournament after scoring a game-high 23 points in the Elite Eight win over Missouri.

PERSONAL:

Full name is Kemba Hudley Walker… The son of Paul and Andrea Walker... Has three siblings, Sharifa Nesbitt, Akil Nesbitt and Keya Edwards… Majored in sociology at the University of Connecticut… During the summer of 2010, was one of 10 collegiate athletes named to the USA Select Team that trained with the U.S. National Team from August 10-13 in preparation for the 2010 FIBA World Championships.

Traditional Season Stats

SeasonGPMINFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%OREBDREBREBASTTOVSTLBLKPFDD2TD3PTS+/-
Season2016 71GP 2451MIN 571FGM 1283FGA 44.5FG% 2083PM 5193PA 40.13P% 266FTM 314FTA 84.7FT% 39OREB 245DREB 284REB 390AST 156TOV 77STL 20BLK 110PF 8DD2 0TD3 1616PTS 174+/-

Career Snapshot

Advanced Player Stats
YearTeamGPGSMINPTSFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%OREBDREBREBASTSTLBLKTOVPF+/-
2016CHA717124511616571128344.520851940.126631484.7392452843907720156110174
2015CHA818128851689568133142.718249037.137143884.75630135742112639171111237
2014CHA62582118107537898138.58528030.423428382.735185220318893110092-188
2013CHA737326131289449114339.310932733.328233783.7392673064478632169128132
2012CHA828228581455526124442.310733232.229637179.86022328347116031200153-462
2011CHA6625179279928176736.66922630.516821378.930204234289602011979-505

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