Travis Leslie

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Travis Leslie
No. 1 – Lietuvos Rytas Vilnius
Position Shooting guard
League Lithuanian Basketball League
VTB United League
Eurocup
Personal information
Born (1990-03-29) March 29, 1990 (age 24)
Atlanta, Georgia
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Listed weight 205 lb (93 kg)
Career information
High school Columbia (Decatur, Georgia)
College Georgia (2008–2011)
NBA draft 2011 / Round: 2 / Pick: 47th overall
Selected by the Los Angeles Clippers
Pro career 2011–present
Career history
2011–2012 Los Angeles Clippers
2012 Bakersfield Jam (D-League)
2012–2013 Santa Cruz Warriors (D-League)
2013–2014 ASVEL Basket (France)
2014 BC Šiauliai (Lithuania)
2014–present Lietuvos rytas (Lithuania)
Career highlights and awards
Stats at NBA.com
Stats at Basketball-Reference.com

Travis Leslie (born March 29, 1990) is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for Lietuvos rytas of the Lithuanian Basketball League (LBL). He is a 6'4", 205 lb shooting guard out of the University of Georgia.[1]

Professional career[edit]

Leslie was drafted by the Los Angeles Clippers in the second round of the 2011 NBA Draft with the 47th pick.[2] In March 2012, Leslie was assigned twice to the Bakersfield Jam, the Clippers' D-League affiliate.[3] Leslie was waived by the Clippers on October 30, 2012. On November 2, 2012, he was selected by the Santa Cruz Warriors in the NBA D-League Draft.[4]

On February 14, 2013, Leslie was named to the Prospects All-Star roster for the 2013 NBA D-League All-Star Game as a replacement for Andrew Goudelock.[5] He was subsequently named the MVP of the D-League All-Star Game with 19 points, 7 rebounds and 1 assist as the Prospects went on to defeat the Futures 139–125.[6][7]

On March 10, 2013, Leslie was signed to a 10-day contract by the Utah Jazz.[8] He did not appear in a game for the Jazz during that time, and was not signed to a second 10-day contract.[9] He returned to the Santa Cruz Warriors following his stint.

In August 2013, Leslie joined JSF Nanterre of France.[10][11] He left them before the start of the new season, and then signed with ASVEL Basket.[12] ASVEL waived him on January 13, 2014.[13] Later that month he signed with BC Šiauliai.[14]

On July 23, 2014, Leslie signed a one-year deal with an option to another with Lietuvos rytas of Lithuania.[15]

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