Jermaine Anderson

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This article is about the Canadian basketball player. For the footballers, see Jermaine Anderson (English footballer) and Jermaine Anderson (Jamaican footballer).
Jermaine Anderson
No. 55 – Basketball Löwen Braunschweig
Position Point guard
League Basketball Bundesliga
Personal information
Born (1983-02-08) February 8, 1983 (age 33)
Toronto, Ontario
Nationality Canadian
Listed height 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Listed weight 180 lb (82 kg)
Career information
High school Eastern Commerce Collegiate Institute
(Toronto, Ontario)
College Fordham (2002–2006)
NBA draft 2006 / Undrafted
Playing career 2006–present
Career history
2006 Brose Baskets
2007 Polpak Świecie
2007–2008 Halifax Rainmen
2008–2009 Walter Tigers Tübingen
2009–2010 Cedevita Zagreb
2010–2011 Triumph Lyubertsy
2011 Panionios
2011–2012 Budućnost Podgorica
2012 Cibona Zagreb
2012–2013 New Yorker Phantoms Braunschweig
2013–2015 TBB Trier
2015–2016 Baloncesto Sevilla
2016–present Basketball Löwen Braunschweig
Career highlights and awards

Jermaine Anderson (born February 8, 1983) is a Canadian professional basketball player for Basketball Löwen Braunschweig of the Basketball Bundesliga (BBL). He is a veteran member of the Canadian national basketball team.

High school and college[edit]

Anderson attended Eastern Commerce Collegiate Institute in Toronto, playing with the school's basketball team until graduating in the class of 2001.

Anderson attended Fordham University from the 2002-03 season through to 2005-06, where, as a senior, he started all 32 games for the Rams averaging 15.6 points, 3.7 rebounds and 3.4 assists per game.

Professional career[edit]

On August 2, 2013, he signed a one-year deal with TBB Trier.[1] On August 11, 2014, he re-signed with Trier for one more season.[2]

On August 28, 2015, he signed with Baloncesto Sevilla of the Spanish Liga ACB.[3] On January 19, 2016, he parted ways with Sevilla after appearing in 15 games.[4][5] On February 2, 2016, he returned to his former team Basketball Löwen Braunschweig for the rest of the season.[6]

National team[edit]

Anderson has been a member of Canada's senior men's basketball team since 2004, and has played in over 75 international games with the team.

Anderson participated in the 2009 FIBA Americas Championship, he helped lead Canada to a 4th-place finish losing in the 3rd place game to Argentina. The 88-73 loss to Argentina was also Anderson's best game of the tournament scoring 19 points, 11 assists and 4 rebounds.[7] Anderson was voted to the all-tournament third team along with teammate Joel Anthony.


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