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Milwaukee Bucks | #24 | Guard

Pat

Connaughton

PPG

6.8

RPG

4.8

APG

1.2

PIE

7.9

6'5" | 209lb | 28 years

Player Bio

PROFESSIONAL CAREER

Averaged career-highs in points (6.9), rebounds (4.2) and assists (2.0) per game in his first season with the Bucks in 2018-19 Named to the 2019 USA Basketball Men’s Select Team Played in 216 games in his first 4 NBA seasons with Portland and Milwaukee and holds career averages of 4.6 points, 2.3 rebounds and 1.2 assists per game … appeared in 28 playoff games Appeared in all 82 games for Portland in 2017-18

BEFORE NBA

2018-19: Played in 61 games (2 starts) in his first season with the Bucks and averaged career-highs in points (6.9), rebounds (4.2) and assists (2.0) per game … shot 46.6% from the field, 33.0% from 3 and 72.5% from the free-throw line … scored a season-high 17 points and hauled in a career-high 12 rebounds at ATL on 3/31 … scored 14 points (4-5 3 FG) and had 7 rebounds and 4 assists vs. HOU on 3/26 … hauled in 10 rebounds and scored 6 points vs. MIA on 3/22 … had 13 points and 8 boards vs. LAL on 3/19 … scored 13 points with 6 boards at MIA on 3/15 … hauled 11 rebounds and scored 9 points at NOP on 3/12 … scored 14 points (5-5 FG, 4-4 3FG) on 3/10 at SAS, knocking down a season-high 4 3-pointers … scored 16 points (7-8 FG, 2-3 3FG) at DET on 1/29 … tallied 15 points with 5 rebounds at CHA on 11/26 … scored 16 points (6-9 FG) with 6 rebounds vs. MEM on 11/14 … scored 15 points (7-11 FG) with 4 rebounds and 2 assists … had 13 points (5-8 FG, 3-4 3FG) with 5 rebounds on 11/4 vs. SAC … scored in double figures 17 times … hauled in 10+ rebounds 3 times … had 19 DNP-CDs … inactive for 1 game … missed 1 game (4/10) with a left ankle sprain. 2017-18: Appeared in 82 games (5 starts), averaging 5.4 points (42.3% FG, 35.2% 3-PT, 84.1% FT), 2.0 rebounds, 1.1 assists and 18.1 minutes with Portland … scored in double figures 12 times … had a career-high 24 points (9-14 FG, 4-7 3-PT, 2-2 FT) to go with 2 rebounds and 2 assists at PHX on 10/18 … finished with 18 points on 7-of-13 shooting (4-8 3-PT) at MIN on 1/14 … scored 17 points (7-9 FG, 3-4 3-PT) at NYK on 11/27 … tallied 16 points (5-9 FG, 2-4 3-PT, 4-4 FT), 2 rebounds and 1 assist at CHI on 1/1 … recorded 12 points, 4 rebounds, 3 assists and 2 steals at WAS on 11/25. 2016-17: Averaged 2.5 points (51.4% FG, 51.5% 3-PT, 77.8% FT), 1.3 rebounds, 0.7 assists and 8.1 minutes in 39 games (1 start) in his second season with the Trail Blazers … notched 19 points (7-13 FG, 5-10 3-PT) and 7 assists to go with 7 rebounds on 4/12 vs. NOP … scored 15 points on 6-of-10 shooting (3-4 3-PT) vs. SAS on 4/10 ... finished with 5 points (2-2 FG) and 4 rebounds at GSW on 12/17 ... also scored 5 points (2-2 FG, 1-1 3-PT) vs. CHA on 1/31 and vs. BOS (2-3 FG) on 2/9 … scored 7 points on 3-of-3 shooting (1-1 3-PT) at CLE on 11/23. 2015-16: Competed in 34 games during his rookie campaign, averaging 1.1 points (26.5% FG, 23.8% 3-PT), 0.9 rebounds and 0.3 assists in 4.2 minutes … made his NBA debut at PHX on 10/30, scoring 5 points (1-2 3-PT, 2-2 FT) … scored a then-career-high 7 points at GSW on 3/11 on 3-of-6 shooting … hauled in 8 rebounds against Denver in the season finale on 4/13 … scored in 9 of the 34 games he competed in. --- PLAYOFF HISTORY (28 games, 0 starts) 2019: Played in each of the Bucks’ 15 games during their run to the Eastern Conference Finals … averaged 6.2 points, 6.2 rebounds and 1.4 assists in 21.6 minutes per game … scored a playoffcareer- high 18 points (8-10 FG, 2-3 3FG) with 9 rebounds and a playoff-career-high 4 blocks in Game 2 vs. DET … hauled in a playoff-career-high 11 rebounds in both Game 2 vs. BOS and in Game 5 vs. BOS … scored in double figures 3 times … grabbed 10+ rebounds 3 times 2018: In 4 games against New Orleans in the First Round, averaged 4.0 points, 1.0 rebounds, 1.5 assists and 14.8 minutes … scored 9 points (3-5 FG, 1-3 3-PT, 2-2 FT) to go with 4 assists against NOP in Game 2 on 4/17 2017: Appeared in 3 postseason games with Portland, totaling 7 points, 7 rebounds and 4 assists in 24 minutes 2016: Scored 8 points in 6 total postseason games as a rookie in 2016. --- International Career Named to the 2019 USA Basketball Men’s Select Team in July of 2019 that trained against the U.S. National Team that participated in the 2019 FIBA World Cup.

PERSONAL LIFE

Finished his career ranked first all-time at Notre Dame for games played (139) and third in starts (123) … averaged 10.5 points (45.0% FG, 38.6% 3-PT, 77.7% FT), 5.9 rebounds and 1.8 assists in 4 seasons with the Irish … became the 8th player in school history to net at least 1,400 points and 800 rebounds, and is ranked 16th all-time for most points scored (1,465) 2014-15: Started in all 38 games as a senior, notching career-highs in rebounds (7.4), field goal percentage (46.6% FG), 3-point field goal percentage (42.3% 3-PT), steals (0.71), and blocks (0.95) … a Third Team All-ACC selection, his 12.5 points led the team in rebounds and ranked third in scoring … led Notre Dame with 9 double-doubles … averaged 14.3 points in 3 ACC Tournament games on 14-of-25 shooting (8-16 3-PT) and was an ACC First Team All-Tournament Team honoree … produced 10.0 points (43.2% FG), 7.3 rebounds and 2.0 blocks in 4 NCAA Tournament games on his way to being named to the NCAA Championships Midwest Region All-Tournament Team … 2013-14: A team captain, was 1 of 2 players to start all 32 games for Notre Dame … named Honorable Mention All-ACC after averaging a career-high 13.8 points (45.2% FG, 37.8% 3-PT, 83.3% 3-PT) in addition to his 7.1 rebounds and 3.0 assists per game … scored in double figures 25 times … led the Irish in 3-pointers made with 76 … 2012-13: Started every game for Notre Dame (35), averaging 8.9 points (44.5% FG, 37.7% 3-PT, 70.8% FT), 4.7 rebounds and 2.1 assists in 32.1 minutes … contributed 0.46 steals and 0.34 blocks and was named the Notre Dame Defensive Player of the Year 2011-12: 1 of 3 players to appear in all 34 games for Notre Dame (18 starts), averaged 7.0 points (42.3% FG, 34.2% 3-PT, 75.7% FT), 4.4 rebounds and 0.9 assists in 24.1 minutes … scored a career-high 24 points (9-14 FG, 6-10 3-PT) in his third collegiate game against Sam Houston State on Nov. 16.