DRAFTED: Selected by the Utah Jazz in the first round (5th overall pick) of the 2014 NBA Draft. HOW ACQUIRED: Acquired in a trade that sent guard Jordan Clarkson to the Utah Jazz on December 23, 2019. PROFESSIONAL CAREER: Averages 5.8 points per game, 1.7 rebounds per game, and 2.2 assists per game. He was a member of the 2015 and 2017 Rising Stars Challenge at NBA All-Star Weekend.
Exum was a member of the Australian national team that won two Gold Medals in different international competitions. He played high school basketball in Australia.
Exum has a twin sister, Tierra, who is an international elite gymnast. His father, Cecil, played college basketball at the University of North Carolina and won an NCAA championship in 1982, a team which featured Michael Jordan and James Worthy. His mother also attended North Carolina. Cecil was drafted in 1984 by the Denver Nuggets.