Derrick Brown (basketball)

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Derrick Brown
No. 5 – Lokomotiv Kuban Krasnodar
Position Small forward / Power forward
League VTB United League
Euroleague
Personal information
Born (1987-09-08) September 8, 1987 (age 26)
Oakland, California
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m)
Listed weight 233 lb (106 kg)
Career information
High school Chaminade-Julienne (Dayton, Ohio)
College Xavier (2005–2009)
NBA draft 2009 / Round: 2 / Pick: 40th overall
Selected by the Charlotte Bobcats
Pro career 2009–present
Career history
20092011 Charlotte Bobcats
2011 New York Knicks
2011–2012 Charlotte Bobcats
2012–present Lokomotiv Kuban
Career highlights and awards

Derrick Paul Brown (September 8, 1987) is an American professional basketball player who plays for Lokomotiv Kuban Krasnodar of the VTB United League.

College career[edit]

Brown played college basketball at Xavier University with Xavier Musketeers, from 2005 to 2009.

Professional career[edit]

Brown entered the 2009 NBA Draft, and was selected 40th overall by the Charlotte Bobcats.

On July 13, 2009, he was signed to a two-year contract by the Charlotte Bobcats.[1] 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.[2]

On December 9, 2011, he returned to the Bobcats with a one-year minimum deal.[3]

On June 29, 2012, the Bobcats extended a qualifying to Brown, making him a restricted free agent.[4] However, on July 18, 2012, the Bobcats withdrew the offer, making him an unrestricted free agent.[5] On September 27, 2012, Brown signed with the San Antonio Spurs.[6] However, he did not make the team's final roster.[7]

On October 31, 2012, Brown signed with the Russian team Lokomotiv Kuban Krasnodar.[8] He was named to the All-Eurocup Second Team in 2013.[9]

Career statistics[edit]

Legend
  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
 Bold  Career high

NBA career statistics[edit]

Regular season[edit]

Year Team GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG
2009–10 Charlotte 57 0 9.4 .463 .286 .667 1.4 .3 .4 .2 3.3
2010–11 Charlotte 41 1 11.9 .549 .333 .532 2.0 .7 .4 .2 3.7
2010–11 New York 8 0 11.0 .667 .750 .538 1.9 .5 .5 .3 4.3
2011–12 Charlotte 65 17 22.2 .518 .250 .667 3.6 1.0 .7 .2 8.1
Career 171 18 14.9 .515 .317 .637 2.4 .7 .5 .2 5.2

Playoffs[edit]

Year Team GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG
2010 Charlotte 2 0 .5 1.000 .000 .000 .0 .0 .0 .0 1.0

Euroleague career statistics[edit]

Year Team GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG PIR
2013–14 Lokomotiv 23 23 28.8 .568 .333 .714 4.5 1.7 1.4 .4 13.9 16.2
Career 23 23 28.8 .568 .333 .714 4.5 1.7 1.4 .4 13.9 16.2

NBA career highs[edit]

  • 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

References[edit]

External links[edit]