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Jordan Hamilton

Jordan Hamilton
Hamilton with the Rockets in 2014
No. 11 – Krasny Oktyabr
Position Shooting guard / Small forward
League VTB United League
Eurocup
Personal information
Born (1990-10-06) October 6, 1990
Los Angeles, California
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m)
Listed weight 220 lb (100 kg)
Career information
High school Dominguez (Compton, California)
College Texas (2009–2011)
NBA draft 2011 / Round: 1 / Pick: 26th overall
Selected by the Dallas Mavericks
Pro career 2011–present
Career history
20112014 Denver Nuggets
2012 Idaho Stampede
2014 Houston Rockets
2014 Iowa Energy
2014–2015 Reno Bighorns
2015 Los Angeles Clippers
2015–present Krasny Oktyabr
Career highlights and awards
Stats at Basketball-Reference.com

Jordan Christian Hamilton (born October 6, 1990) is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for Krasny Oktyabr of the VTB United League. He played college basketball for the University of Texas.

Contents

  • High school career 1
  • College career 2
  • Professional career 3
  • NBA career statistics 4
    • Regular season 4.1
    • Playoffs 4.2
  • Personal 5
  • References 6
  • External links 7

High school career

Considered a five-star recruit by Rivals.com, Hamilton was listed as the No. 1 small forward and the No. 6 player in the nation in 2009.[1]

College career

As a sophomore, he was selected in the second team All-America by the USBWA[2] and the fourth team All-America by Fox Sports.[3]

Professional career

Hamilton was selected with the 26th overall pick in the 2011 NBA draft by the Dallas Mavericks. His draft rights were later traded to the Denver Nuggets on draft night.[4] On December 9, 2011, he signed with the Nuggets.[5] On January 3, 2012, he was assigned to the Idaho Stampede. On January 15, 2012, he was recalled by the Nuggets.[6]

On February 20, 2014, Hamilton was traded to the Houston Rockets in exchange for Aaron Brooks.[7]

On August 18, 2014, Hamilton signed with the Toronto Raptors.[8] However, he was later waived by the Raptors on October 25, 2014.[9] Two days later, he was claimed off waivers by the Utah Jazz.[10] On November 6, 2014, he was waived by the Jazz before appearing in a game for them.[11] On November 26, 2014, he was acquired by the Iowa Energy of the NBA Development League.[12] On December 10, 2014, Hamilton was traded, along with a 2015 second-round pick, to the Reno Bighorns in exchange for a 2015 first-round pick.[13] On February 4, 2015, he was named to the Futures All-Star team for the 2015 NBA D-League All-Star Game.[14]

On February 24, 2015, Hamilton signed a 10-day contract with the Los Angeles Clippers.[15] On March 6, 2015, he signed a second 10-day contract with the Clippers.[16] On March 20, he signed with the Clippers for the remainder of the season.[17] On August 1, he was waived by the Clippers.[18]

On August 22, 2015, Hamilton signed with Krasny Oktyabr of Russia for the 2015–16 season.[19]

NBA career statistics

Regular season

Year Team GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG
2011–12 Denver 26 2 9.9 .432 .362 .400 2.4 .8 .2 .1 4.4
2012–13 Denver 40 1 9.9 .418 .370 .500 2.4 .6 .4 .2 5.2
2013–14 Denver 39 11 17.2 .390 .349 .742 3.4 .9 .8 .3 6.8
2013–14 Houston 21 1 16.6 .393 .362 .850 2.9 .9 .6 .3 6.6
2014–15 L.A. Clippers 14 2 8.7 .400 .476 .000 1.1 .5 .1 .0 2.7
Career 140 17 12.8 .405 .366 .671 2.6 .7 .5 .2 5.5

Playoffs

Year Team GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG
2012 Denver 2 0 2.5 .667 .000 .000 .0 .0 .5 .0 2.0
2013 Denver 1 0 2.0 .000 .000 .000 .0 .0 .0 .0 .0
Career 3 0 2.3 .500 .000 .000 .0 .0 .3 .0 1.3

Personal

Hamilton's younger brother, Isaac, plays college basketball for UCLA.[20]

References

  1. ^ Jordan Hamilton Recruiting Profile
  2. ^ Jordan Hamilton Named to USBWA All-America Second Team
  3. ^ Goodman, Jeff (March 7, 2011). "Goodman's 2010-11 All-America teams". FOXSports.com. Retrieved June 21, 2011. 
  4. ^ "Mavs trade picks for Rudy Fernandez". ESPN.com. June 24, 2011. Retrieved November 13, 2013. 
  5. ^ Denver Nuggets sign rookie G/F Jordan Hamilton
  6. ^ Nuggets recall Jordan Hamilton from Idaho Stampede
  7. ^ Rockets Acquire Jordan Hamilton
  8. ^ Raptors Sign Jordan Hamilton
  9. ^ "Raptors Waive Cherry, Hamilton". NBA.com. October 25, 2014. Retrieved October 25, 2014. 
  10. ^ Jazz Claim Hamilton and Ingles Off Waivers
  11. ^ Jazz Waive Jordan Hamilton
  12. ^ Iowa Energy Acquire Jordan Hamilton
  13. ^ Bighorns Trade for Former NBA Player Jordan Hamilton
  14. ^ "Thirteen NBA Veterans Headline Rosters for NBA Development League All-Star Game Presented by Kumho Tire". NBA.com. February 15, 2015. Retrieved February 15, 2015. 
  15. ^ "Press Release: Clippers Sign Jordan Hamilton to 10-Day Contract". NBA.com. February 24, 2015. Retrieved February 24, 2015. 
  16. ^ "Clippers sign Jordan Hamilton to 2nd 10-day contract". NBA.com. March 6, 2015. Retrieved March 6, 2015. 
  17. ^ "CLIPPERS SIGN JORDAN HAMILTON FOR REMAINDER OF SEASON". NBA.com. March 20, 2015. Retrieved March 20, 2015. 
  18. ^ "L.A. CLIPPERS WAIVE JORDAN HAMILTON". NBA.com. August 1, 2015. Retrieved August 1, 2015. 
  19. ^ "Krasny Oktyabr adds Jordan Hamilton". Sportando.com. August 22, 2015. Retrieved August 22, 2015. 
  20. ^ Katz, Andy (September 6, 2013). "Isaac Hamilton won't get NLI release". ESPN.com. Archived from the original on March 17, 2015. 

External links

  • Career statistics and player information from NBA.com, or Basketball-Reference.com
  • Texas Longhorns bio
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