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Milwaukee Bucks | #22 | Forward

Khris

Middleton

PPG

21.8

RPG

6.3

APG

5.8

PIE

15.3

6'7" | 222lb | 29 years

Player Bio

PROFESSIONAL CAREER

NBA All-Star in 2019 Enters the 2019-20 season ranked 3rd all-time in Bucks history with 756 3-pointers made and 1,949 3-point attempts … also ranks 8th in free-throw percentage (.870) Member of Team USA during the 2019 FIBA World Cup in China 2-time 3-Point Contest participant at NBA All-Star Weekend (2019, 2016)

BEFORE NBA

2018-19: In his 7th season, averaged 18.3 points and career-highs in rebounds (6.0) and assists (4.3) per game … shot 44.1% overall, 37.8% from 3 and 83.7% from the free-throw line … selected as an NBA All-Star for the first time … scored a season-high 39 points (16-25 FG, 4-7 3FG) with 9 rebounds and 5 assists vs. LAC on 3/28 … had 18 points and a season-high 10 assists and 8 rebounds vs. MIA on 3/22 … scored 26 points and hauled in 12 rebounds at CLE on 3/20 … had 30 points with 10 rebounds vs. LAL on 3/19 … scored 29 points with 9 rebounds and 6 assists at UTA on 3/2 … tallied 28 points vs. MIN on 2/23 … scored 15 points and hauled in a season-high 13 rebounds vs. BOS on 2/21 … had 22 points (8-15 FG), 6 assists and 4 rebounds at OKC on 1/27 … scored 17 points and hauled in 11 rebounds at ATL on 1/13 … scored 25 points with 8 rebounds on 1/11 at WAS … tallied 29 points (11-15 FG, 4-6 3FG) vs. BKN on 12/29 … scored 25 points (10-17 FG) with 6 rebounds and 5 assists vs. NYK on 12/27 … scored 23 points and had 10 rebounds with 8 assists vs. CHI on 11/16 … had 25 points with 5 rebounds and 3 assists vs. MEM on 11/14 … scored 25 points with 4 rebounds and 4 assists on 10/24 vs. PHI … had 30 points (11-14 FG, 7-8 3FG) with 7 rebounds vs. NYK on 10/22 … scored in double figures 74 times … had 31 20-point games … scored 30+ points 3 times … hauled in 10+ rebounds 6 times … dished out 10+ assists 1 time … tallied 7 double-doubles … missed 1 game (12/14) with a right finger sprain … missed 1 game (12/5) because of personal reasons … missed 1 game (2/9) for load management … missed 2 games (3/31-4/1) with left groin soreness. 2017-18: Averaged a career-high 20.1 points and rebounds (5.2) per game in addition to 4.0 assists and 1.5 steals … shot 46.6% from the field, 35.9% from 3 and 88.4 % from the free-throw line … scored 31 points vs. BKN on 4/5 … scored 30 points (11-16 FG, 5-9 3FG) at CLE on 3/19 … scored 30 points (11-16 FG) vs. NYK on 3/9 … scored 18 points with 12 rebounds and 5 assists vs. HOU on 3/7 … scored 30 points vs. IND on 3/2 … had 35 points (13-19 FG) with 6 rebounds and 3 assists vs. PHX on 1/22 … recorded his first-career triple-double with 23 points, a career-high 14 rebounds and 10 assists at PHI on 1/20 … had 27 points (9-14 FG, 3-4 3FG) vs. IND on 1/3 … scored 31 points with 5 rebounds and 4 assists on 12/23 at CHA … had 18 points with 10 assists vs. CLE on 12/19 … dished out 10 assists with 15 points at NOP on 12/13 … made a season-high-tying 5 3-pointers and scored 31 points (10-18 FG, 5-8 3FG) vs. DAL on 12/8 … tallied 40 points with 9 rebounds, 4 steals and 3 assists at PHX on 11/22 … scored 20 points with a career-high-tying 11 assists at CLE on 11/7 … scored a career-high 43 points on 15-of-28 shooting (5-11 3FG) with 7 assists and 5 rebounds at CHA on 11/1 … scored in double figures 75 times … scored 20+ points 43 times … scored 30+ points 9 times … had 2 40-point games … dished out 10+ assists 4 times … hauled in 10+ rebounds twice … had 5 double-doubles and 1 triple-double. 2016-17: Appeared in 29 games (23 starts) and averaged 14.7 points, 4.2 rebounds, 3.4 assists and 1.4 steals per game while shooting 45.0% from the field and 43.3% from 3-point range … missed the first 50 games of the season after undergoing surgery on 9/29 to repair a ruptured left hamstring … had 25 points and 10 rebounds for his first double-double of the season vs. DET on 3/31 … tallied 26 points (11-22 FG, 3-3 3FG) at POR on 3/21 … scored a season-high 30 points (11-18 FG) at LAL on 3/17 … posted 19 points with season highs in assists (9) and steals (4) vs. LAC on 3/3 … made season debut on 2/8 vs. MIA and finished with 5 points, 2 rebounds, 2 assists and 1 block in 15 minutes … scored in double figures in 22 games … had 7 20+ point games … had 1 30-point game … tallied 1double-double. 2015-16: Played in 79 games (all starts) and averaged then-career-highs in points (18.2), assists (4.2), steals (1.7) and minutes per game (36.1), while also pulling down 3.8 rebounds per contest … led team in scoring with his 18.2 points per game … scored in double figures in 71 of his 79 games … scored 20+ points in 32 games and 30+ points 5 times … shot a career-high 88.8% from the free-throw line, which was tied for the 8th in the NBA … scored a career-high-tying 36 points on a then-career-high 14 made field goals at PHI on 4/10 … dished out a then-career-high 11 assists at CLE on 3/23 … pulled down a then-career-high-tying 10 boards to go along with 19 points and 8 assists vs. NOP on 3/12 … netted a career-high 8 3-pointers on 3/4 vs. MIN … his 88.9 percent (8-for-9) from 3-point range on 3/4 vs. MIN tied the franchise record for 3-point percentage by a single player with 9+ attempts in a game (Ray Allen, 8-for-9 at DEN on 11/1/01) … scored 30 points on a perfect 15-of-15 from the free-throw line vs. HOU on 2/29, tying the franchise record for most free throws made in a game without a miss … scored a then-career-high 36 points on 6-of-9 shooting from 3 at OKC on 12/29. 2014-15: Averaged 13.4 points, 4.4 rebounds, 2.3 assists and 1.5 steals per game in his second season with the Bucks and third in the NBA … shot 46.7% from the field, 40.7% from 3 and 85.9% from the free-throw line … scored in double figures 59 times … scored 20+ points 10 times, including 2 games with 30+ points … had double-digit rebounds once and 1 doubledouble … with second game-winning 3-pointer vs. MIA on 3/24 to put MIL ahead 89-88, joined Kobe Bryant (2009-10), Gilbert Arenas (2006-07) and Mo Williams (2005-06) as the only players in the previous 10 years to have 2 buzzer-beating 3-point shots for a win in the same season … recorded first career game-winner on 12/15 at PHX when he hit a 3-pointer at the buzzer to put MIL ahead 96-94 … tied for 10th in NBA for 3-point percentage (.407) … tied for ninth in the NBA for steals per turnover (122:113, 1.08) … swiped career-high 6 steals at NYK on 4/10 … tied season-high 7 assists vs. BKN on 4/12 and vs. CLE on 3/22 … played career-high 55 minutes on 3/20 at BKN (3 OT) … tied then-career-high 30 points on 3/11 vs. ORL and went 4-of-4 from 3 … scored then-career-high 30 points on 3/7 vs. WAS … led the team in steals 27 times. 2013-14: Appeared in all 82 games during a breakout sophomore season ... averaged 12.1 points, 3.8 rebounds, 2.1 assists and 1.0 steals in 30.0 minutes per game ... scored in double figures 52 times … had 12 20-point games … led the Bucks and ranked 12th in the NBA in 3-point shooting (.414) ... shot 54.0% (27-for-50) from behind the arc in February – the secondbest mark in the league during the month ... recorded 20+ points in a game 12 times after never having d1 so in his rookie season ... scored a then-career-high 29 points at WAS on 12/6 (11-for-22 FG, 4-for-7 3FG) ... logged a then-career-high 52 minutes vs. NYK on 12/18 and scored 20 points with a then-career-high 9 rebounds ... notched 27 points vs. PHI on 12/21 off of 11-for-15 shooting (.733) and was a perfect 10-for-10 from 2-point range. 2012-13: Appeared in 27 games as a rookie with Detroit and averaged 6.1 points, 1.9 rebounds and 1.0 assists in 17.6 minutes … scored 10+ points 8 times … averaged 8.1 points and 3.0 rebounds while shooting 53 percent (27-51) from the field in April – his best offensive month of the season … assigned to the Fort Wayne Mad Ants of the NBA D-League from 12/14 – 12/17 where he averaged 11.0 points, 7.7 rebounds and 3.0 assists in 3 games … inactive 27 times and DNP-CD 25 times. --- PLAYOFF HISTORY (34 games, 34 starts) 2019: Started all 15 of Milwaukee’s games during its run to the Eastern Conference Finals … averaged 16.9 points, 6.3 rebounds and 4.4 assists in 34.3 minutes per game … shot 41.8% from the field and 43.5% from 3 … hauled in a playoff-career-high-tying 11 boards and scored 11 points vs. TOR in Game 1 of the ECF … had a playoff-high 30 points at TOR in Game 4 … dished out a playoff-career-high 10 assists and had 10 rebounds vs. TOR in Game 5 … scored in double figures 13 times … had 5 games with 20+ points, including 1 game with 30 points … dished out 10+ assists once … tallied 3 double-doubles 2018: Started all 7 of the Bucks’ First Round games against the Celtics … averaged 24.7 points, 5.1 rebounds and 3.1 assists per game … shot 59.8% from the field and 61.0% from 3 … scored at least 30 points in 2 games: 31 points in Game 1 and a playoff-career-high 32 points in Game 7 … had 20+ points in 4 other contests … had 8 rebounds and 6 assists in addition to 31 points (12-20 FG, 5-7 3FG) in Game 1 … made 3 or more 3-pointers in 6 games 2017: Started all 6 of Milwaukee’s First Round games against Toronto … averaged 13.6 points, 5.0 assists and 4.4 rebounds in 12.2 minutes per game … scored 20 points in Game 2 at TOR and 20 points with 7 assists in Game 3 vs. TOR … recorded his first-career playoff double-double with 10 points and 11 rebounds in Game 4 2015: Averaged 15.8 points, 3.7 rebounds, 2.0 assists and 2.3 steals in 6 games against CHI in the First Round … went 14-of-15 from the free throw line, and free-throw percentage of 93.3% ranked 9th in the postseason … 2.3 steals per game ranked 3rd and 1.40 (14:10) steal to turnover ratio was tied for 10th … scored postseason-high 22 points on 4/20 at CHI … led team with 18 points and 4 steals on 4/18 at CHI in playoffs debut … 4 steals are the most in a player’s first career postseason game since Chris Paul (4, 4/19/08). --- INTERNATIONAL CAREER Part of Team USA during the 2019 FIBA World Cup in China … appeared in 8 games and averaged 9.9 points, 4.9 rebounds and 2.4 assists per contest.

PERSONAL LIFE

Named to Second Team All-Big 12 as a junior … made Wooden and Naismith Award watch lists in 2012 … participated in USA Basketball’s World University Games Team Training Camp over the summer of 2011 ... 2011-12: Averaged 13.2 points and 5.0 rebounds, which both ranked second on the team … scored a season-high 24 points in 28 minutes vs. University of Louisiana-Monroe on 12/10 … recorded his first career double-double with 19 points and career-high 10 rebounds at Texas on 1/11 … tied season-high 24 points vs. the No. 3 Jayhawks in the Big 12 Tournament on 3/8 … averaged 19.5 points and 4.5 rebounds in the Big 12 Tournament … missed a total of 12 games during the season due to a right knee injury ... 2010-11: Led the Aggies in scoring (14.4 ppg) and free-throw percentage (.784) … ranked second on the team in rebounds (5.2 rpg), minutes (29.6 mpg), steals (39) and 3-pointers made (39) … scored a career-high 31 points in an overtime win over Arkansas on 12/18 … won Texas A&M’s Most Improved Player Award for the season ... 2009-10: Averaged 7.2 points and 3.7 rebounds in 34 games … averaged 13.6 points over the last 5 games of the season while shooting 53.5 percent from the field, 54.5 percent from 3-point range and 100 percent from the free-throw line … scored a season-high 19 points vs. Utah State in his first career NCAA Tournament game.