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Phoenix Suns | #1 | Guard-Forward

Damion

Lee

PPG

7.4

RPG

3.2

APG

1.0

PIE

8.1

6'5" | 210lb | 29 years

Player Bio

PROFESSIONAL CAREER

Played in G League for Maine Red Claws and Santa Cruz Warriors prior to making his NBA debut with Atlanta Hawks in March of 2018 … Signed a two-way contract with the Golden State Warriors in the summers of 2018 and 2019 … Heading into 2019-20 season, he appeared in 47 career games, averaging 6.8 points (.423 FG%, .328 3P%, .804 FT%), 2.9 rebounds, 0.9 assists in 16.6 minutes per game in two seasons with the Atlanta Hawks (2017-18) and Golden State Warriors (2018-19).

BEFORE NBA

Appeared in 95 games (91 starts) in four seasons (2011-12 - 2014-15) at Drexel, averaging 16.2 points (.435 FG%, .369 3P%, .842 FT%), 5.1 rebounds, 1.9 assists, 1.01 steals in 32.6 minutes per game … Played one season (2015-16) at Louisville as a graduate transfer, starting in all 30 games he played in, averaging 15.9 points (.428 FG%, .341 3P%, .843 FT%), 3.9 rebounds, 2.0 assists, 1.53 steals in 33.6 minutes per game from Drexel, where he was the nation’s fourth-leading scorer in the 2014-15 season as a junior while averaging 21.4 points per game … Enrolled in graduate school at UofL after completing his general humanities and social science degree at Drexel in June 2015.

PERSONAL LIFE

Son of Michelle Riddick... Wife, Sydel, is younger sister of Stephen Curry... College teammate of Utah Jazz guard Donovan Mitchell... First-team All-New England Preparatory School Athletic Council selection in 2011, averaging 17 points, six rebounds and five assists per game in helping St. Thomas More School in Oakdale, Conn., to a 30-7 record and the National Prep School Championship… First-team All-Baltimore Catholic League selection as a senior at Calvert Hall College High School in Baltimore, also earning second team Baltimore Sun All-Metro honors… Was an all-league selection as a junior at Calvert… Earned a general humanities and social science degree at Drexel... Majored in special education with a concentration in assistive technology while at Louisville... Enjoys hanging with friends, listening to music and playing video games in his spare time... His mom has had the greatest influence on his athletic career... Lists Allan Houston as favorite basketball player... Favorite movies include Lion King, The Land Before Time, Training Day... Favorite TV shows include Family Guy, The Boondocks... Lists Denzel Washington as his favorite actor... Enjoys watching favorite comedians Dave Chapelle and Kevin Hart... Favorite musicians include Jay-Z, Kendrick Lamar, J Cole, Future... Favorite books include Catcher in the Rye, The Outliers, Monster, Hunger Games.