Derrick Brown (basketball)
|No. 5 – Lokomotiv Kuban Krasnodar|
|Position||Small forward / Power forward|
|League||VTB United League
September 8, 1987 |
|Listed height||6 ft 8 in (2.03 m)|
|Listed weight||233 lb (106 kg)|
|High school||Chaminade-Julienne (Dayton, Ohio)|
|NBA draft||2009 / Round: 2 / Pick: 40th overall|
|Selected by the Charlotte Bobcats|
|2011||New York Knicks|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Stats at Basketball-Reference.com|
Derrick Paul Brown (born September 8, 1987) is an American professional basketball player who plays for Lokomotiv Kuban Krasnodar of the VTB United League. Standing at 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m), he plays at the small forward and power forward positions.
High school career
On July 13, 2009, he was signed to a two-year contract by the Charlotte Bobcats. On February 24, 2011, Derrick Brown was waived by the Bobcats after a trade with the Thunder that sent Nazr Mohammed to the Thunder. The New York Knicks announced on March 1, 2011 that they had claimed Brown off waivers.
On December 9, 2011, he returned to the Bobcats with a one-year minimum deal.
On June 29, 2012, the Bobcats extended a qualifying to Brown, making him a restricted free agent. However, on July 18, 2012, the Bobcats withdrew the offer, making him an unrestricted free agent. On September 27, 2012, Brown signed with the San Antonio Spurs. However, he did not make the team's final roster.
|GP||Games played||GS||Games started||MPG||Minutes per game|
|FG%||Field-goal percentage||3P%||3-point field-goal percentage||FT%||Free-throw percentage|
|RPG||Rebounds per game||APG||Assists per game||SPG||Steals per game|
|BPG||Blocks per game||PPG||Points per game||PIR||Performance Index Rating|
Note: The Euroleague is not the only competition in which the player participated for the team during the season, he also played in domestic competition.
- Points: 21 @ Miami 04/13/12
- Rebounds: 9 (2 times)
- Assists: 7 vs. Boston 03/26/12
- Steals: 4 @ Houston 03/14/12
- Blocks: 2 (6 times)
- Derrick Brown Recruiting Profile
- "Bobcats Sign Second-Round Pick Derrick Brown". NBA.com. 2009-07-13. Retrieved 2009-07-14.
- "Knicks Claim Derrick Brown Off Waivers". NBA.com. 2011-03-01. Retrieved 2011-03-02.
- "Charlotte Bobcats Sign Forward Derrick Brown". NBA.com. 2011-12-09. Retrieved 2011-12-11.
- "Bobcats Extend Offers to Augustin and Brown". NBA.com. 2012-06-29. Retrieved 2012-06-30.
- "Charlotte Bobcats Withdraw Qualifying Offer To Derrick Brown". NBA.com. 2012-07-18. Retrieved 2012-07-19.
- Spurs add Derrick Brown, Josh Powell, Tyler Wilkerson and Wesley Witherspoon to training camp
- Spurs Waive Derrick Brown and Eddy Curry
- Lokomotiv Kuban sign Brown
- Eurocupbasketball.com Star power fills 2012-13 All-Eurocup teams!
- Career statistics and player information from Basketball-Reference.com
- Derrick Brown at draftexpress.com
- Derrick Brown at eurobasket.com
- Derrick Brown at euroleague.net
- Derrick Brown at goxavier.com
- Derrick Brown at nba.com
- Derrick Brown on Twitter