The Golden State Warriors have acquired guard Jordan Crawford and guard/forward MarShon Brooks from the Boston Celtics as part of a three-team trade, it was announced on January 15.
During his three year career, Crawford has played for the Atlanta Hawks, Washington Wizards, and Boston Celtics. His career averages are 12.9 points per game, 3.5 assists, and 2.8 rebounds in 26.5 minutes.
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Crawford owns career NBA averages of 12.9 points, 3.5 assists, 2.8 rebounds and 26.4 minutes over 215 games (99 starts) in four seasons with the Atlanta Hawks, Washington Wizards and Boston Celtics.
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This season Crawford has been filling in for the injured Rajon Rondo, and in 39 games (35 starts) has been averaging 13.7 points, a career-high 5.7 assists and 3.1 rebounds in 30.7 minutes of action. He led the Celtics in assists.
Crawford was named the NBA’s Eastern Conference Player of the Week from December 2, - December 8, 2013. During that span he averaged 23.3 points on 61.0 percent shooting to go along with 6.7 assists and 3.0 rebounds over three games, including a 23-point effort against the New York Knicks on December 8 in which he connected on a career-high six three pointers.
MarShon Brooks is a 6’5” guard from Providence College. Brooks was selected by the Boston Celtics with the 25th overall pick in the 2011 NBA Draft, but was immediately traded to the New Jersey Nets. He was then traded back to the Celtics in July 2013.
Brooks owns career averages of 8.2 points, 2.3 rebounds and 1.5 assists in 139 games (49 starts) over three seasons with New Jersey/Brooklyn Nets and Boston.
As a rookie with New Jersey in 2011-12, Brooks averaged 12.6 points, 3.6 rebounds and 2.3 assists in 56 games (47 starts), earning All-Rookie Second Team honors. He was also selected to participate in the 2012 BBVA Rising Stars Challenge on Team Chuck. He finished with eight points, two rebounds, and three assists in nearly 15 minutes of play as Team Chuck defeated Team Shaq 146-133.
Brooks has appeared in 10 games with Boston this season, averaging 3.1 points, 1.9 rebounds and 7.3 minutes per contest.
Crawford will wear uniform number #55 and Brooks will wear uniform #2.