|No. 22 – Guaros de Lara|
|Shooting guard / Small forward|
June 20, 1984 |
|Listed height||6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)|
|Listed weight||220 lb (100 kg)|
|High school||Westchester (Los Angeles, California)|
|NBA draft||2006 / 2nd round, 54th overall|
|Selected by the New Jersey Nets|
|Pro playing career||2006–present|
|2006–2007||New Jersey Nets|
|2008||Siviglia Wear Teramo|
|2010–2011||Rain or Shine Elasto Painters|
|2012–present||Guaros de Lara|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Competitor for United States|
|FIBA Americas U20 Championship|
|Gold||2004 Halifax||National team|
High school career
Hassan Adams attended Westchester High School in Westchester, Los Angeles, where he averaged 18 points, 5 rebounds and 3 assists while leading his team to a 32–2 record, the California State Division I-A Championship, and a USA Today No. 1 ranking in his senior year. A McDonald's All-American and second team Parade All-America pick. Named California Mr. Basketball, the first guard to receive the honor since Baron Davis in 1997. He received the nickname "Hot Sauce" while in high school; the nickname stayed with him throughout his college career.
Hassan played collegiately at the University of Arizona from 2002 to 2006. Adams played primarily at the small forward position under coach Lute Olson and wore number 21 throughout his collegiate career. He was named All-Pac-10 First Team in 2006.
2006 NBA Draft
Hassan Adams made the New Jersey Nets roster and in his rookie year and started eight games, finishing with 61 played games that season. He scored his first points on November 24. On November 29, 2006, Adams scored a career-high 16 points against the Boston Celtics in 23 minutes of playing time.
On July 14, 2007, the Nets waived Adams.
On January 7, 2009, Adams was traded to the Los Angeles Clippers along with cash considerations for a future conditional second-round pick. He was quickly waived by the Clippers, and signed with KK Vojvodina Srbijagas shortly after.
- NETS WAIVE HASSAN ADAMS
- "Cleveland Waives Adams And Rice". [RealGM Staff Report]. October 27, 2007. Retrieved 2007-10-27.
- "Raptors Sign Free Agent Hassan Adams". Toronto Raptors. July 8, 2008. Retrieved 2008-07-08.
- "Clippers Acquire Hassan Adams From Toronto Raptors". NBA.com. January 7, 2009. Retrieved 2009-01-07.
- "Clippers Waive Hassan Adams". NBA.com. January 7, 2009. Retrieved 2009-01-07.
- Hassan Adams signs for Vojvodina
- Career statistics and player information from NBA.com
- Hassan Adams at Basketball-Reference.com
- Adams Player Bio
- Hassan Adams Player Card