World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

Jared Cunningham

Article Id: WHEBN0036267197
Reproduction Date:

Title: Jared Cunningham  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: 2012–13 Dallas Mavericks season, 2012 NBA Draft, Bernard James, Texas Legends, Mike Muscala
Collection:
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Publication
Date:
 

Jared Cunningham

Jared Cunningham
Cunningham during his tenure with the Mavericks
No. 9 – Los Angeles Clippers
Position Shooting guard / Point guard
League NBA
Personal information
Born (1991-05-22) May 22, 1991
Oakland, California
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Listed weight 195 lb (88 kg)
Career information
High school San Leandro
(San Leandro, California)
College Oregon State (2009–2012)
NBA draft 2012 / Round: 1 / Pick: 24th overall
Selected by the Cleveland Cavaliers
Pro career 2012–present
Career history
2012–2013 Dallas Mavericks
2012–2013 Texas Legends (D-League)
2013–2014 Atlanta Hawks
2013–2014 Bakersfield Jam (D-League)
2014 Sacramento Kings
2014–present Los Angeles Clippers
Career highlights and awards

Jared Armon Cunningham (born May 22, 1991) is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Los Angeles Clippers of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played college basketball for the Oregon State Beavers, where he was an All-Pac-12 first team selection before being drafted by the Cleveland Cavaliers in the first round with the 24th overall pick in the 2012 NBA draft. His rights were traded to the Dallas Mavericks in a draft-day trade. He was traded to Atlanta in 2013. After Atlanta waived him, he signed with Sacramento for the remainder of the season.

High school career

In his junior season at San Leandro High School, Cunningham averaged 17.8 points, 4.5 rebounds and 3.3 assists per game. As a senior, He averaged 20.4 points, 6.3 rebounds and 2.6 assists per game. He earned academic All-America honors his senior year and was also ranked as the No. 14 guard and No. 76 overall player by Rivals.com.[1]

College career

Freshman season

In Cunningham's freshman season at Oregon State University, he averaged 6.2 points, 2.0 rebounds, and 0.9 assists per game. In a first round game against Boston University in the 2010 College Basketball Invitational, he recorded a then career-high of 21 points.[1]

Sophomore season

In his sophomore season, Cunningham averaged 14.2 points, 3.1 rebounds, 2.1 assists and 2.83 steals per game. He was first in the Pac-10 in steals and was also fifth in the nation. He was named to the All-Pac-10 Second Team and the Pac-10 All-Defensive-Team. He was also named to the Pac-10 All-Tournament Team after averaging 23.5 points per game in the 2011 Pacific-10 Conference Men's Basketball Tournament.[1]

Junior season

In his junior season, he averaged 17.9 points, 3.8 rebounds, 2.8 assists and 2.53 steals per game. He led the Pac-12 in steals per game for the second consecutive season, and also finished ninth nationally. Cunningham was also named to the All-Pac-12 First Team and the Pac-12 All-Defensive Team. Additionally, he was named to the Pac-12 All-Tournament team for the second consecutive season.[1] On April 9, 2012, Jared declared for the 2012 NBA draft.[2]

College Statistics

Year Team GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG
2009–10 Oregon State Beavers 32 19 19.1 .512 .333 .747 2.0 .9 1.3 .1 6.2
2010–11 Oregon State Beavers 30 29 29.2 .437 .360 .779 3.1 2.1 2.8 .2 14.2
2011–12 Oregon State Beavers 36 35 34.6 .450 .338 .737 3.8 2.8 2.5 .4 17.9
Career 98 83 27.9 .455 .344 .754 3.0 2.0 2.2 .2 13.0

Professional career

Cunningham was selected with the 24th overall pick in the 2012 NBA draft by the Cleveland Cavaliers. His draft rights were then traded with Jae Crowder and Bernard James to the Dallas Mavericks for Tyler Zeller and Kelenna Azubuike on draft night. On July 21, 2012, he signed his first professional contract with the Mavericks.[3] On December 11, 2012, he was assigned to the Texas Legends.[4] He was recalled on December 31, 2012,[5] then re-assigned on January 28, 2013.[6] He was recalled once again on March 30, 2013.[7]

On June 27, 2013, he was traded to the Atlanta Hawks in a draft night deal.[8] During his sophomore season, he had multiple assignments with the Bakersfield Jam.[9] On February 22, 2014, he was waived by the Hawks.[10]

On March 31, 2014, he signed a 10-day contract with the Sacramento Kings.[11] On April 10, 2014, he signed with the Kings for the rest of the season.[12]

On September 29, 2014, he signed with the Los Angeles Clippers.[13]

Career statistics

NBA

Regular season

Year Team GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG
2012–13 Dallas 8 0 3.3 .429 .667 1.000 .4 .1 .1 .0 2.0
2013–14 Atlanta 5 0 4.4 .500 .000 .000 .2 .6 .0 .0 .4
2013–14 Sacramento 8 0 7.3 .263 .167 .929 .6 .6 .4 .0 3.0
Career 21 0 5.0 .343 .300 .833 .4 .4 .2 .0 2.0

NBA D-League

Regular Season

Year Team GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG
2012–13 Texas 15 13 34.5 .335 .257 .721 2.9 3.0 1.2 .1 15.3
2013–14 Bakersfield 22 19 31.1 .394 .330 .803 3.5 5.0 1.3 .1 16.5
Career 37 32 32.5 .369 .299 .769 3.2 4.2 1.3 .1 16.1

References

  1. ^ a b c d "#1 Jared Cunningham". osubeavers.com. Retrieved January 1, 2014. 
  2. ^ "Oregon State Beavers basketball: Jared Cunningham declares for the NBA draft (video)". OregonLive.com. Retrieved January 1, 2014. 
  3. ^ "Mavs sign first-rounder Jared Cunningham". ESPN.com. July 21, 2012. Retrieved January 1, 2014. 
  4. ^ "Jared Cunningham assigned to Texas Legends". ESPN.com. December 11, 2012. Retrieved January 1, 2014. 
  5. ^ "Mavericks recall Jared Cunningham". ESPN.com. December 31, 2012. Retrieved January 1, 2014. 
  6. ^ "Dallas Mavericks Re-Assign Jared Cunningham to NBA D-League Affiliate Texas Legends". NBA.com. January 28, 2013. Retrieved January 1, 2014. 
  7. ^ Mavericks recall Jared Cunningham from D-League again
  8. ^ Atlanta Hawks 2013 Draft Central
  9. ^ 2013-14 NBA Assignments
  10. ^ Atlanta Hawks waive Jared Cunningham
  11. ^ KINGS SIGN JARED CUNNINGHAM TO 10-DAY CONTRACT
  12. ^ KINGS SIGN JARED CUNNINGHAM FOR REMAINDER OF THE SEASON
  13. ^ "Clippers Announce 2014-15 Training Camp Roster". NBA.com. 29 September 2014. Retrieved 29 September 2014. 

External links

  • Career statistics and player information from NBA.com, or Basketball-Reference.com
  • Jared Cunningham on Twitter
This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and USA.gov, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for USA.gov and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
 
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
 
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.
 


Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from Project Gutenberg are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.