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Jerryd Bayless
Portland Trail Blazers  – No. 4
Guard
Born August 20, 1988 (1988-08-20) (age 21)
Phoenix, Arizona
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Listed weight 200 lb (91 kg)
League NBA
High school St. Mary's,
Phoenix
College Arizona
Draft 11th overall, 2008
Indiana Pacers
Pro career 2008–present
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Jerryd Bayless (born August 20, 1988 in Phoenix, Arizona) is an American basketball player. He was selected 11th in the 2008 NBA Draft by the Indiana Pacers, then traded to the Portland Trail Blazers along with Ike Diogu in exchange for the rights to Brandon Rush (13th pick), Jarrett Jack and Josh McRoberts. He played a year of college basketball for the Arizona Wildcats after playing high school basketball at St. Mary's High School in Phoenix.

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College years

In his freshman season, he averaged a team-high 19.7 points per game while picking up an average of 2.7 rebounds and 4.0 assists.[1] His team finished the season with an 19–13 record (8–10 in the Pac-10), including a loss to West Virginia in the first round of the NCAA tournament.[2] After the season, he decided to declare early for the 2008 NBA Draft.[3]

Professional career

In the 2008 NBA Draft, the Portland Trail Blazers acquired the rights to Bayless (the 11th pick) along with Ike Diogu from Indiana in exchange for the draft rights to 13th pick Brandon Rush along with Jarrett Jack and Josh McRoberts. The deal was completed on June 26, 2008, but was not announced until July 9, 2008. Blazers general manager Kevin Pritchard stated "Bayless will make our backcourt more athletic. He's a proven scorer and a tenacious competitor." On July 20, 2008 Jerryd Bayless was added to the USA Select Team. At the 2008 NBA Vegas Summer League, he earned the Most Valuable Player Award after leading the league in scoring at 29.8 points per game and leading the Trail Blazers to a record of 3 wins and 2 losses.[4][5]

He scored his career high of 31 points to go along with 9 free throws on December 23rd, 2009 against the San Antonio Spurs.[6] He played in the 2009 NBA Vegas Summer League.[7]

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Statistics

Regular season

Year Team GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG
2008–09 Portland 53 0 12.4 .365 .259 .806 1.1 1.5 .3 .0 4.3
2009-10 Portland 30 1 17.5 .406 .306 .782 1.4 2.2 .3 .1 8.4
Career 83 1 14.2 .386 .286 .793 1.2 1.7 .3 .0 5.8

Playoffs

Year Team GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG
2008–09 Portland 2 0 5.5 .333 .000 .667 .5 .0 .0 .5 3.0
Career 2 0 5.5 .333 .000 .667 .5 .0 .0 .5 3.0

Honors and awards

High school

  • Named to the 2007 USA Basketball Junior National Select Team
  • Named to the 2006 USA Men's U18 National Team which went on to win a bronze medal in the FIBA World Championship.
  • Four-time Arizona Republic All-Arizona team selection (2004, 2005, 2006 and 2007).
  • Ranked as the No. 9 overall recruit and the No. 2 shooting guard by both Scout.com[8] and Rivals.com.[9]

College

NBA

References

  1. ^ "Arizona Wildcats Statistics - 2007-08". ESPN. http://sports.espn.go.com/ncb/teams/stats?teamId=12&year=2008. Retrieved 2008-04-05.  
  2. ^ "Arizona Wildcats Schedule - 2007-08". ESPN. http://sports.espn.go.com/ncb/teams/schedule?teamId=12&year=2008. Retrieved 2008-04-05.  
  3. ^ "Bayless declares eligibility for NBA Draft". The Sports Network. 2008-04-05. http://www.sportsnetwork.com/default.asp?c=sportsnetwork&page=cbask/news/AEN4142998.htm. Retrieved 2008-04-05.  
  4. ^ "Pacers deal made final: Bayless, Diogu to Blazers". http://ap.google.com/article/ALeqM5jRVKG-JwzYRoWK5mCd5n9B7warPQD91QIFL84.  
  5. ^ a b "Q&A with the Las Vegas MVP". NBA.com. http://www.nba.com/summerleague2008/qa_bayless_080720.html. Retrieved January 22, 2009.  
  6. ^ "Portland Trail Blazers vs. San Antonio Spurs - Box Score - December 23, 2009". ESPN.com. December 23, 2009. http://espn.go.com/nba/boxscore?gameId=291223024. Retrieved December 23, 2009.  
  7. ^ Freeman, Joe (July 13, 2009). "Blazers summer league: Starting lineup, more on Jerryd Bayless and how to watch". OregonLive.com. http://blog.oregonlive.com/behindblazersbeat/2009/07/blazers_summer_league_starting.html. Retrieved July 14, 2009.  
  8. ^ "Jerryd Bayless". Scout.com. http://scouthoops.scout.com/a.z?s=75&p=8&c=1&nid=1264475. Retrieved 2008-04-05.  
  9. ^ "Jerryd Bayless". Rivals.com. http://rivalshoops.rivals.com/viewprospect.asp?pr_key=28610&Sport=2. Retrieved 2008-04-05.  
  10. ^ "Jerryd Bayless Prospect Profile". NBA.com. http://www.nba.com/draft2008/profiles/JerrydBayless.html. Retrieved January 22, 2009.  

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Jerryd Bayless
No. 4    Portland Trail Blazers
Guard
Personal information
Date of birth August 20, 1988 (1988-08-20) (age 22)
Place of birth Phoenix, Arizona
Nationality American
High school St. Mary's,
Phoenix
Listed height 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Listed weight 200 lb (91 kg)
Career information
College Arizona
NBA Draft 2008 / Round: 1 / Pick: 11
Selected by the Indiana Pacers
Pro career 2008–present
Career history
Portland Trail Blazers
Jerryd Bayless at NBA.com

Jerryd Bayless (born August 20, 1988 in Phoenix, Arizona) is an American basketball player. He was selected 11th in the 2008 NBA Draft by the Indiana Pacers, then traded to the Portland Trail Blazers along with Ike Diogu in exchange for the rights to Brandon Rush (13th pick), Jarrett Jack and Josh McRoberts. He played a year of college basketball for the Arizona Wildcats after playing high school basketball at St. Mary's High School in Phoenix.

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College years

In his freshman season at the University of Arizona, he averaged a team-high 19.7 points per game while picking up an average of 2.7 rebounds and 4.0 assists.[1] His team finished the season with an 19–13 record (8–10 in the Pac-10), including a loss to West Virginia in the first round of the NCAA tournament.[2] After the season, he decided to declare early for the 2008 NBA Draft.[3]

Professional career

In the 2008 NBA Draft, the Portland Trail Blazers acquired the rights to Bayless (the 11th pick) along with Ike Diogu from Indiana in exchange for the draft rights to 13th pick Brandon Rush along with Jarrett Jack and Josh McRoberts. The deal was completed on June 26, 2008, but was not announced until July 9, 2008. Blazers general manager Kevin Pritchard stated "Bayless will make our backcourt more athletic. He's a proven scorer and a tenacious competitor." On July 20, 2008 Jerryd Bayless was added to the USA Select Team. At the 2008 NBA Vegas Summer League, he earned the Most Valuable Player Award after leading the league in scoring at 29.8 points per game and leading the Trail Blazers to a record of 3 wins and 2 losses.[4][5]

He scored his career high of 31 points to go along with 9 free throws on December 23rd, 2009 against the San Antonio Spurs.[6] He played in the 2009 NBA Vegas Summer League.[7]

Statistics

Regular season

Year Team GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG
2008–09 Portland 53 0 12.4 .365 .259 .806 1.1 1.5 .3 .0 4.3
2009-10 Portland 74 11 17.6 .414 .315 .831 1.6 2.3 .4 .1 8.5
Career 127 11 15.4 .400 .303 .823 1.4 2.0 .3 .1 6.8

Playoffs

Year Team GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG
2008–09 Portland 2 0 5.5 .333 .000 .667 .5 .0 .0 .5 3.0
2009–10 Portland 6 2 27.7 .431 .400 .792 2.7 3.8 .3 .0 13.5
Career 8 2 22.1 .423 .375 .778 2.1 2.9 .2 .1 10.9

Honors and awards

High school

  • Named to the 2007 USA Basketball Junior National Select Team
  • Named to the 2006 USA Men's U18 National Team which went on to win a bronze medal in the FIBA World Championship.
  • Four-time Arizona Republic All-Arizona team selection (2004, 2005, 2006 and 2007).
  • Ranked as the No. 9 overall recruit and the No. 2 shooting guard by both Scout.com[8] and Rivals.com.[9]

College

NBA

See also

References

  1. ^ "Arizona Wildcats Statistics - 2007-08". ESPN. http://sports.espn.go.com/ncb/teams/stats?teamId=12&year=2008. Retrieved 2008-04-05. 
  2. ^ "Arizona Wildcats Schedule - 2007-08". ESPN. http://sports.espn.go.com/ncb/teams/schedule?teamId=12&year=2008. Retrieved 2008-04-05. 
  3. ^ "Bayless declares eligibility for NBA Draft". The Sports Network. 2008-04-05. http://www.sportsnetwork.com/default.asp?c=sportsnetwork&page=cbask/news/AEN4142998.htm. Retrieved 2008-04-05. 
  4. ^ "Pacers deal made final: Bayless, Diogu to Blazers". http://ap.google.com/article/ALeqM5jRVKG-JwzYRoWK5mCd5n9B7warPQD91QIFL84. 
  5. ^ a b "Q&A with the Las Vegas MVP". NBA.com. http://www.nba.com/summerleague2008/qa_bayless_080720.html. Retrieved January 22, 2009. 
  6. ^ "Portland Trail Blazers vs. San Antonio Spurs - Box Score - December 23, 2009". ESPN.com. December 23, 2009. http://espn.go.com/nba/boxscore?gameId=291223024. Retrieved December 23, 2009. 
  7. ^ Freeman, Joe (July 13, 2009). "Blazers summer league: Starting lineup, more on Jerryd Bayless and how to watch". OregonLive.com. http://blog.oregonlive.com/behindblazersbeat/2009/07/blazers_summer_league_starting.html. Retrieved July 14, 2009. 
  8. ^ "Jerryd Bayless". Scout.com. http://scouthoops.scout.com/a.z?s=75&p=8&c=1&nid=1264475. Retrieved 2008-04-05. 
  9. ^ "Jerryd Bayless". Rivals.com. http://rivalshoops.rivals.com/viewprospect.asp?pr_key=28610&Sport=2. Retrieved 2008-04-05. 
  10. ^ "Jerryd Bayless Prospect Profile". NBA.com. http://www.nba.com/draft2008/profiles/JerrydBayless.html. Retrieved January 22, 2009. 

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