Doron Lamb

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Doron Lamb
Doron Lamb.jpg
No. 2 – Westchester Knicks
Position Shooting guard
League NBA Development League
Personal information
Born (1991-11-06) November 6, 1991 (age 25)
New York City, New York
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Listed weight 210 lb (95 kg)
Career information
High school Oak Hill Academy
(Mouth of Wilson, Virginia)
College Kentucky (2010–2012)
NBA draft 2012 / Round: 2 / Pick: 42nd overall
Selected by the Milwaukee Bucks
Playing career 2012–present
Career history
2012–2013 Milwaukee Bucks
2013 Fort Wayne Mad Ants
20132014 Orlando Magic
2014–2015 Texas Legends
2015 Westchester Knicks
2015 Budućnost Podgorica
2016 Nanterre 92
2016–present Westchester Knicks
Career highlights and awards

Doron Emmanuel Calvin Lamb (born November 6, 1991) is an American professional basketball player for the Westchester Knicks of the NBA Development League. He played college basketball for the University of Kentucky.

High school career[edit]

Lamb was born in Queens, New York. He graduated from Oak Hill Academy. Lamb averaged 23 points, 6 rebounds and 4 assists per game his senior season, which led to McDonald's All-American and Jordan Brand Classic selections.[1] Considered a five-star recruit by, Lamb was listed as the No. 3 shooting guard and the No. 21 player in the nation in 2010.[2]

College career[edit]

Lamb committed to play collegiate basketball for the University of Kentucky. In his freshman year, the Wildcats advanced to the NCAA Final Four and lost by a single point to the University of Connecticut Huskies. In his sophomore year, the Wildcats achieved an NCAA record 38-2 record and won the 2012 NCAA Championship.

College statistics[edit]

2010–11 Kentucky Wildcats 38 14 28.4 .497 .486 .790 2.7 1.6 .6 .2 12.3
2011–12 Kentucky Wildcats 40 35 31.2 .474 .466 .826 2.7 1.5 .5 .1 13.7

Professional career[edit]

United States[edit]

In April 2012, Lamb declared for the 2012 NBA draft along with teammates Anthony Davis, Marquis Teague, Terrence Jones, and Michael Kidd-Gilchrist. Lamb was selected by the Milwaukee Bucks with the 42nd overall pick.[3] On July 11, 2012, he signed a multi-year contract with the Bucks.[4]

On January 12, 2013, Lamb was assigned to the Fort Wayne Mad Ants of the NBA D-League.[5] He was recalled on January 21, 2013,[6] reassigned on February 3, 2013,[7] and recalled again on February 10, 2013.[4]

Lamb was traded to the Orlando Magic along with Tobias Harris and Beno Udrih for J. J. Redick, Gustavo Ayon, and Ish Smith at the trade deadline on February 21, 2013.[8]

On June 30, 2014, Lamb was waived by the Magic.[9]

On September 22, 2014, Lamb signed with the Dallas Mavericks.[10] However, he was later waived by the Mavericks on October 25, 2014.[11] On November 3, 2014, he was acquired by the Texas Legends as an affiliate player.[12]

On February 19, 2015, Lamb was traded, along with a 2015 sixth-round pick, to the Westchester Knicks in exchange for the Idaho Stampede's 2015 second-round pick and the returning player rights to Luke Harangody and Jeff Adrien.[13] On March 31, he was ruled out for the rest of the 2014–15 season with a wrist injury. His D-League rights are still retained by Westchester for the next two seasons.[14]

In July 2015, Lamb joined the Golden State Warriors for the 2015 Summer League.


On November 25, 2015, Lamb signed a contract with Budućnost Podgorica of Montenegro.[15] He left Budućnost after appearing in only one game, and on December 23, 2015, he signed with Torku Konyaspor of the Turkish Basketball Super League.[16] However, only two days later he was released after failing to pass physicals.[17]

On February 8, 2016, Lamb signed a tryout contract with Manital Torino of Italy.[18] However, he did not stay with Torino and on February 24, he signed a one-month contract with JSF Nanterre of the French LNB Pro A.[19]

Return to the United States[edit]

On November 16, 2016, Lamb was reacquired by the Westchester Knicks.[20]

NBA career statistics[edit]

  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  Bold  Career high

Regular season[edit]

2012–13 Milwaukee 23 0 12.2 .347 .250 .533 .7 .9 .3 .0 3.4
2012–13 Orlando 24 0 12.4 .397 .476 .632 1.2 .5 .3 .0 3.2
2013–14 Orlando 53 0 13.1 .394 .400 .806 .9 .8 .2 .0 3.6
Career 100 0 12.7 .381 .394 .700 1.0 .8 .2 .0 3.5


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