|No. 44 – Real Madrid|
|Position||Power forward / Center|
March 18, 1985 |
San Leandro, California
|Listed height||6 ft 8 in (2.03 m)|
|Listed weight||230 lb (104 kg)|
|High school||J. W. North (Riverside, California)|
|College||San Diego State (2003–2006)|
|NBA draft||2006 / Undrafted|
|2008–2009||STB Le Havre|
|Career highlights and awards|
Marcus Anthony Slaughter (born March 18, 1985) is an American professional basketball player for Real Madrid Baloncesto of the Spanish League. In his collegiate career, he played for the San Diego State Aztecs. After his junior year, he declared himself eligible for 2006 NBA draft and hired an agent, but went undrafted and unsigned.
He moved overseas to play in Turkish Basketball League, for Pınar Karşıyaka. He had a productive season with Karşıyaka, averaged 13.3 points, 10.1 rebounds, 1.2 blocks and 2.3 steals. He was also named MVP of the 2007 Turkish All-Star game. Then he was signed a two-year contract with the Miami Heat in June 2007, but was released October 29, 2007.
In July 2011, he signed a one-year contract with the German club Brose Baskets Bamberg. One year later, and after winning the 2011–12 German League and the German Cup, Slaughter comes back to Spain and signs with Euroleague and Spanish League powerhouse Real Madrid. In August of 2013, he extended his contract with Real Madrid until the end of 2013-14 season.
|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.
Awards and accomplishments
- Supercopa de España de Baloncesto 2012: Champion
- 2012–13 ACB season: Champion
- Supercopa de España de Baloncesto 2013: Champion
- 2014 Copa del Rey de Baloncesto: Champion
- Supercopa de España de Baloncesto 2014: Champion
- 2015 Copa del Rey de Baloncesto: Champion
- Marcus Slaughter, first signing of CB Valladolid (Spanish)
- Marcus Slaughter, del Valladolid, es el jugador más espectacular de la Liga ACB; Eurosport.es (Spanish)
- Brose Baskets Bamberg lands Marcus Slaughter
- Marcus Slaughter, new Real Madrid player (Spanish)
- "REAL MADRID, Marcus Slaughter together until 2014". Euroleague.net. Retrieved 13 August 2013.