Player Profile: Jordan Crawford

#15 JORDAN CRAWFORD
Position: Guard
Height: 6-4
Weight: 195 lbs.
Birthdate : October 23, 1988
College: Xavier
NBA Years: 1
Drafted: 27th overall (first round) by New Jersey Nets in 2010


Career Transactions: Draft right traded by New Jersey to Atlanta in along with the draft rights to Tibor Pliess in exchange for the draft rights to Damion James (6/24/10)...Acquired by Washington along with Mike Bibby, Maurice Evans and a 2011 first round draft pick in exchange for Kirk Hinrich and Hilton Armstrong (2/23/11).

Professionally: With 21 points, a career-high 11 assists and career-high 10 rebounds vs. CLE (4/1/11), became one of three rookies in the NBA (Wall, Griffin) to record a triple-double in 2010-11…Tallied a career-high 39 points as a rookie vs. Miami (3/30/11)…Notched his first career double-double with 25 points and 10 assists at LAC (3/23/11)…Started his first career NBA game vs. MIN (3/5/11)…Averaged 19.3 points, 4.7 assists and 3.6 rebounds in 18 games started as a rookie in 2010-11…Averaged a team-high 16.2 points for the Hawks 2010 NBA Summer League team in Las Vegas.

Personally: Was born in Detroit, MI…Is the son of Joseph Sr. and Sylvia Crawford…Mother Sylvia was formerly a publicist for the city of Detroit…Majored in liberal arts at Xavier…Older brother Joe played two games for the Knicks in 2008-09 before spending 2009-10 with the L.A. Defenders of the NBA D-League…Has another brother, Jalen, who is attending Las Vegas’ Impact Prep School…Played a year at Hargrave (VA) Military Academy for Coach Kevin Keatts…Helped his team to a 2005 district championship at Communication and Media Arts High School in Detroit.

2010-11: Appeared in 42 games (18 starts) as a rookie in Atlanta and Washington, and averaged 11.7 points and 2.8 assists per game in 24.5 minutes per game…After his trade to Washington, averaged 16.3 points, 3.9 assists, 3.0 rebounds and 1.4 steals in 33.3 minutes per game in 26 games (18 starts) as a Wizard…Averaged 19.3 points, 4.7 assists and 3.6 rebounds as a starter…Connected at a .869 clip from the free throw line, including 69-78 (.885) as a member of the Wizards...Scored 20 or more points 10 times…With 21 points, a season-high 11 assists and season-high 10 rebounds vs. CLE (4/1), became one of three rookies in the NBA (Wall, Griffin) to record a triple-double in 2010-11…Tallied a season-high 39 points vs. Miami (3/30)…Started his first career NBA game vs. MIN (3/5)…Notched his first career double-double with 25 points and 10 assists at LAC (3/23).