|No. 18 – Tulsa 66ers|
March 18, 1988 |
|Nationality||American / Nigerian|
|Listed height||6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)|
|Listed weight||205 lb (93 kg)|
|High school||Warren (San Antonio, Texas)|
|NBA draft||2010 / Undrafted|
|Pro playing career||2010–present|
|2010–2011||New Jersey Nets|
|2011||→Springfield Armor (D-League)|
|2011||Lokomotiv Kuban (Russia)|
|2012||Rio Grande Valley Vipers (D-League)|
|2012–2013||Springfield Armor (D-League)|
|2013–present||Tulsa 66ers (D-League)|
|Stats at Basketball-Reference.com|
Ben Uzoh (born March 18, 1988) is a Nigerian American professional basketball player.
After going undrafted in the 2010 NBA Draft, Uzoh signed a partially guaranteed contract with the New Jersey Nets of the National Basketball Association. On January 5, 2011, Uzoh was given a guaranteed contract to play out the rest of the year in New Jersey. He was briefly assigned to the Springfield Armor of the NBA D-League, during the month of March 2011.
On March 27, 2012, he signed a 10 day contract with the Toronto Raptors of the National Basketball Association. On April 16, 2012, the Raptors announced they had signed Ben Uzoh for the remainder of the 2011-2012 season. He recorded a triple-double on April 26, against the Nets, the first by a Raptor in eleven years.
Uzoh joined the Denver Nuggets for their training camp in October 2012, but did not make the team's final roster. He was then acquired by the D-League team the Rio Grande Valley Vipers. However, on November 5, 2012, Uzoh was traded to the Armor for Tim Ohlbrecht.
Nigerian national team
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- Nets send Uzoh to D-League.
- Lokomotiv Kuban announces Ben Uzoh.
- Lokomotiv Kuban and Ben Uzoh part ways.
- Raptors rule Jerryd Bayless out for season; sign Ben Uzoh to 10-day contract.
- Uzoh has triple-double as Raptors rout Nets.
- Nuggets announce 2012 training camp roster.
- Denver Nuggets waive guards Anthony Carter, Ben Uzoh.
- Full List of 2012 Returning, Affiliate and Local Tryout Players Invited to NBA D-League Training Camps.
- Armor acquire Uzoh.
- 66ers Acquire No. 1 Overall Pick and Ben Uzoh