Jordan Bone

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Jordan Bone
No. 18 – Detroit Pistons
PositionPoint guard
LeagueNBA
Personal information
Born (1997-11-05) November 5, 1997 (age 21)
Nashville, Tennessee
NationalityAmerican
Listed height6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Listed weight180 lb (82 kg)
Career information
High schoolThe Ensworth School
(Nashville, Tennessee)
CollegeTennessee (2016–2019)
NBA draft2019 / Round: 2 / Pick: 57th overall
Selected by the New Orleans Pelicans
Playing career2019–present
Career history
2019–presentDetroit Pistons
2019–presentGrand Rapids Drive
Career highlights and awards
  • Second-team All-SEC (2019)
Stats at NBA.com
Stats at Basketball-Reference.com

Jordan Latham Bone (born November 5, 1997) is an American professional basketball player for the Detroit Pistons of the National Basketball Association (NBA), on a two-way contract with the Grand Rapids Drive of the NBA G League. He played college basketball for the Tennessee Volunteers.[1]

College career[edit]

Bone attended The Ensworth School in Nashville, Tennessee, where he played for the private high school's varsity basketball team. He was ranked by 247Sports as the 171st overall prospect in his class.

As a freshman playing for the University of Tennessee, Bone averaged 7.2 points and 2.9 assists per game, only to improve on those averages as a sophomore with 7.3 points and 3.5 assists. As a junior, Bone had a breakout season, posting 13.5 points, 5.8 assists, and 3.2 rebounds per game and helping Tennessee to secure a 31-6 season as well as to make a Sweet 16 appearance. [2] He was named to the Second-team All-SEC. At season's end, he declared for the 2019 NBA draft.[3]

Professional career[edit]

Bone was selected 57th overall in the 2019 NBA draft by the New Orleans Pelicans, who later traded him to the Detroit Pistons via the Atlanta Hawks and Philadelphia 76ers.[4][5][6]

On July 8, 2019, Bone signed a two-way contract with the Pistons.[7]

Career statistics[edit]

Legend
  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

College[edit]

Year Team GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG
2016–17 Tennessee 23 17 19.6 .372 .304 .769 1.7 2.9 .5 0 7.2
2017–18 Tennessee 35 33 23.1 .391 .380 .821 2.1 3.5 .7 .1 7.3
2018–19 Tennessee 37 37 32.9 .465 .355 .835 3.2 5.8 .7 .1 13.5
Career 95 87 26.1 .424 .353 .817 2.4 4.3 .7 .1 9.7

References[edit]

  1. ^ "University of Tennessee Athletics". utsports.com. Retrieved April 9, 2019.
  2. ^ Daniels, Ivan (April 3, 2019). "Tennessee star guard Jordan Bone declares for NBA Draft". 247 Sports. Retrieved April 9, 2019.
  3. ^ "Tennessee's Jordan Bone says he's entering NBA draft". Star Tribune. Associated Press. April 3, 2019. Retrieved April 9, 2019.
  4. ^ "Atlanta Hawks Acquire Draft Rights To De'Andre Hunter, Solomon Hill And Conditional 2023 Second-Round Pick From New Orleans". NBA.com. July 6, 2019. Retrieved July 6, 2019.
  5. ^ "Atlanta Hawks Acquire Draft Rights To Bruno Fernando From 76ers". NBA.com. July 6, 2019. Retrieved July 6, 2019.
  6. ^ "Detroit Pistons Acquire Jordan Bone In Draft Night Trade With Philadelphia". NBA.com. July 8, 2019. Retrieved July 9, 2019.
  7. ^ "Detroit Pistons Sign Jordan Bone To Two-Way Contract". NBA.com. July 8, 2019. Retrieved July 8, 2019.

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