Cory Carr

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Cory Carr
Cory Carr.jpg
Personal information
Born (1975-12-05) December 5, 1975 (age 40)
Fordyce, Arkansas
Nationality American / Israeli
Listed height 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Listed weight 220 lb (100 kg)
Career information
High school Kingsland (Kingsland, Arkansas)
College Texas Tech (1994–1998)
NBA draft 1998 / Round: 2 / Pick: 49th overall
Selected by the Atlanta Hawks
Playing career 1999–present
Position Small forward
Career history
1999 Chicago Bulls
1999 Quad City Thunder
1999–2000 New Mexico Slam
2000 Pau-Orthez
2000–2002 Maccabi Raanana
2002 SLUC Nancy
2003 Hapoel Galil Elyon
2003–2004 Hapoel Haifa
2004 Maccabi Giv'at Shmuel
2004–2005 Elitzur Ashkelon
2005–2006 Ironi Nahariya
2006–2007 RB Montecatini Terme
2007–2008 Ironi Ashkelon
2008–2009 Maccabi Giv'at Shmuel
2009–2010 Ironi Ashkelon
2010–2011 Apollon Limassol
2011 Ironi Ashkelon
2011–2012 Hapoel Tel Aviv
2012–2013 Maccabi Haifa
2013–2014 Ironi Nes Ziona
2014–2015 AS Ramat Hasharon
2015–2016 Elitzur Ramla B.C.
Career highlights and awards
  • Israeli League champion (2013)
  • First-team All-Big 12 (1998)

Cory Jermaine Carr (born December 5, 1975) is an American-born Israeli basketball player, formerly of the Chicago Bulls and the Texas Tech Red Raiders. After a successful high school basketball career in Kingsland, Arkansas,[1] he went on to play at Texas Tech. During his college career, he scored 1,904 career points and grabbed 411 rebounds. He also made 262 three-point shots.

After being selected in the second round of the NBA Draft in 1998 by the Atlanta Hawks, Carr would play that sole season (the lockout-shortened 1999 season) with the Chicago Bulls, averaging 4 points in 42 appearances.

In 2000, Carr arrived at Israel, beginning a long career in this country. He played in Ironi Nahariya, Elitzur Ashkelon, Maccabi Givat Shmuel, Ironi Ashkelon, Hapoel Tel Aviv, Maccabi Haifa B.C.. [2] During that period, he has also played overseas in France, Italy and Cyprus. [3] In the beginning of the 2009/2010 season Carr became an Israeli citizen.


External links[edit]