Quincy Douby

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Quincy Douby
Quincy Douby 2006 Las Vegas Summer League.jpg
No. 11 – Afyonkarahisar Belediyespor
Position Shooting guard / Point guard
League Turkish Basketball First League
Personal information
Born (1984-05-16) May 16, 1984 (age 32)
Brooklyn, New York
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Listed weight 175 lb (79 kg)
Career information
High school William H. Grady
(Brooklyn, New York)
St. Thomas More
(Oakdale, Connecticut)
College Rutgers (2003–2006)
NBA draft 2006 / Round: 1 / Pick: 19th overall
Selected by the Sacramento Kings
Playing career 2006–present
Career history
20062009 Sacramento Kings
2009 Erie BayHawks
2009 Toronto Raptors
2009–2010 Darüşşafaka Cooper Tires
2010–2011 Xinjiang Flying Tigers
2012 UCAM Murcia
2012–2013 Zhejiang Golden Bulls
2013 Sagesse Beirut
2013 Applied Science University
2013 Sioux Falls Skyforce
2013–2014 Shanghai Sharks
2014 Darüşşafaka & Doğuş
2014 Tianjin Ronggang
2016 Westchester Knicks
2017–present Afyonkarahisar Belediyespor
Career highlights and awards

Quincy Douby (born May 16, 1984) is a Haitian–American professional basketball player for Afyonkarahisar Belediyespor of the Turkish Basketball First League. At 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m), 175 pounds (79 kg), Douby played shooting guard for the Rutgers Scarlet Knights. The Sacramento Kings made him the 19th selection of the 2006 NBA Draft.

High school career[edit]

Douby grew up in the Coney Island neighborhood of Brooklyn.[1] He attended the nearby William E. Grady High School, playing for the basketball team his junior and senior years,[1] after he was discovered playing pick up basketball by New York City Hall of Fame coach Jack Ringel. Ringel helped develop Douby's raw skills and athletism and transform his as player. During his junior season, Grady won the PSAL AA division championship, with Douby scoring 19 points in the championship game after Grady rode him the whole season.[2] In his senior year, Douby averaged 35.6 points per game, leading Grady to the PSAL semifinals.[1][3][4] Douby set the school record by scoring 63 points in an all–around performance against Franklin D. Roosevelt High School.[5] Douby then enrolled in the St. Thomas More School prep school in Oakdale, Connecticut for the 2002–2003 year.[3][4] Douby initially committed to Hofstra University to play basketball,[5][4] until head coach of Rutgers University Men's Basketball team, Gary Waters jumped in and swayed Douby to commit to the Scarlet Knights.[1][3][4] Douby was able to make the transformation from a street baller, to a division one basketball player.

Due to his close relationship with high school coach Jack Ringel, Douby would purchase a house in Ringel's neighboring town of Freehold, New Jersey.

College career[edit]

As a freshman at Rutgers, Douby scored 35 points to lead the team to an overtime victory in the NIT semifinal game.[1][6] Douby was named to the Big East All–Rookie Team at the end of his freshman year.[7]

Douby improved on his freshman season by averaging 15.1 points a game (11th in the Big East) and 3.38 assists a game,[1] while posting an assist-to-turnover ratio of 2:1. He was named Big East player of the Week along with West Virginia's Tyrone Sally the week of November 29.[8] Despite finishing last in the Big East, Rutgers upset Notre Dame in the first round of the Big East Tournament, with Douby scoring 15 points in the game.[9]

In his junior year, Douby, as guard, was named to the All Big–East team.[10] He led the Big East in scoring with 25.4 points a game, becoming the first Rutgers player to lead the Big East in scoring.[1] In addition, he broke the all–time single season scoring record at Rutgers.[1] Douby scored a Big East season high and Carrier Dome opponent record 41 points at Syracuse on February 1, 2006.[1] After leading Rutgers to a first round victory in the Big East tournament over Seton Hall, Douby dropped 31 over the #2 Villanova Wildcats. On May 15, 2006, Douby officially hired an agent making himself ineligible to return to college.[1]

Professional career[edit]

On June 28, 2006, Douby was drafted in the first round by the Sacramento Kings, 19th overall. Douby became the first Rutgers player to be drafted in the first round since Roy Hinson in 1983. On July 3, 2006, he was signed to a contract by Sacramento.

On February 18, 2009, Douby was waived by the Kings to make room for the trade that included Brad Miller and Drew Gooden.[11]

On March 11, 2009, Douby was picked up by the Erie BayHawks of the NBA Development League.[12]

On March 24, 2009, he was called up by the Toronto Raptors and signed to a 10–day contract.[13] On April 3, he was signed to a second 10–day contract,[14] which was extended up until the end of the 2008–09 season ten days later.[15]

On November 12, 2009, Douby was released by the Raptors. He did not appear in any games for them during the 2009–10 NBA season.[16]

On November 17, 2009, Douby signed a one–year contract with the Turkish team Darüşşafaka Cooper Tires.[17] He finished as the top scorer of the Turkish Basketball League, averaging 23.6 points and 4.9 assists per game for his team.

On September 17, 2010, Douby signed a one–year contract with the Chinese team Xinjiang Flying Tigers.

In March 2012 he signed with UCAM Murcia until the end of the season.[18]

Later that year, he returned to China as a member of the Zhejiang Golden Bulls.[19] On January 2, 2013, Douby set a CBA record for points with 75.[20] During the 2012–13 season, he averaged 31.6 points per game. Douby previously set CBA records for the most points scored in a Finals game (53) and in an All–Star game (44). At the end of the CBA season, he joined Sagesse Beirut in Lebanon.[21] In September 2013, he played for Applied Science University at the 2013 FIBA Asia Champions Cup.[22]

On November 1, 2013, he was acquired by the Sioux Falls Skyforce. Later that month, he left the Skyforce after just two games and signed with the Shanghai Sharks of China.[23][24]

On February 28, 2014, he signed with Darüşşafaka & Doğuş of the Turkish Basketball Second League for the rest of the season.[25]

In July 2014, he returned to China and signed with Tianjin Ronggang.[26]

On November 18, 2016, Douby was acquired by the Westchester Knicks of the NBA Development League.[27] On December 12, he early terminated his contract with the Knicks after appearing in two games.[28] On January 5, 2017, he signed with Turkish club Afyonkarahisar Belediyespor.[29]

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

NBA[edit]

Regular season[edit]

Year Team GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG
2006–07 Sacramento 42 0 8.5 .381 .240 .733 .9 .4 .4 .1 2.8
2007–08 Sacramento 74 0 11.8 .394 .344 .923 1.1 .7 .4 .2 4.8
2008–09 Sacramento 20 0 11.4 .341 .270 .933 1.3 .7 .1 .2 4.2
2008–09 Toronto 7 0 10.4 .545 .444 .750 1.0 1.7 .4 .0 4.4
Career 143 0 10.7 .389 .312 .884 1.1 .7 .3 .1 4.1

Domestic leagues[edit]

Season Team League GP MPG FG% 3P% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG
2008–09 Erie Bayhawks D–League 5 28.6 .575 .296 .870 3.6 1.8 1.2 .8 18.0
2009–10 Darüşşafaka Cooper Tires TBL 21 35.5 .496 .316 .745 3.0 4.9 2.3 .7 23.6
2010–11 Xinjiang Flying Tigers CBA 43 35.7 .620 .418 .899 4.2 4.6 3.7 .3 32.0
2011–12 UCAM Murcia Liga ACB 9 22.3 .406 .326 .730 1.3 1.9 1.7 .5 13.4
2012–13 Zhejiang Golden Bulls CBA 34 35.8 .572 .324 .857 3.7 4.4 2.4 .6 31.6
Club Sagesse FLB League 8 32.1 .471 .449 .903 2.9 4.6 1.9 .9 24.9
2013–14 ASU Asia Champions Cup 5 33.0 .571 .290 .852 2.6 3.2 1.4 .4 21.2
Sioux Falls Skyforce D–League 2 34.5 .421 .400 .867 1.0 2.5 4.5 1.0 20.5
Shanghai Sharks CBA 30 39.3 .565 .317 .812 4.0 3.7 2.3 .6 28.8
Darüşşafaka & Doğuş TBL 14 30.9 .580 .379 .879 3.0 3.0 1.4 .7 20.6
2014–15 Tianjin Ronggang CBA 16 35.8 .490 .348 .858 5.1 4.3 1.6 .4 30.9

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j Breslauer, Danny (July 13, 2008). "Quincy Douby: From Coney Island to Piscataway to the Sacramento Kings". Bleacher Report. Retrieved 26 February 2016. 
  2. ^ Ackert, Kristie; Brennan, Sean (January 18, 2001). "GRADY FOLLOWS DOUBY LEAD TO BROOKLYN TITLE". Daily News (New York). Retrieved 26 February 2016. 
  3. ^ a b c "Quincy Douby Commits to Scarlet Knights". Rutgers Scarlet Knights. Piscataway, New Jersey. December 9, 2002. Retrieved 24 April 2016. 
  4. ^ a b c d Martin, DAn (September 5, 2002). "DOUBY PICKS RUTGERS". New York Post. Retrieved 24 April 2016. 
  5. ^ a b Ackert, Kristie (December 20, 2001). "DOUBY POURS IN GRADY-RECORD 63 POINTS". Daily News (New York). Retrieved 26 February 2016. 
  6. ^ Ackert, Kristie (March 31, 2004). "KNIGHTS HANG ON DOUBY'S 35 LIFT RUTGERS IN OT". Daily News (New York). Retrieved 26 February 2016. 
  7. ^ "OKAFOR AND GORDON HEADLINE ALL-BIG EAST FIRST TEAM; BOONE, T. BROWN & VILLANUEVA ALSO HONORED". Connecticut Huskies. Providence, Rhode Island. March 8, 2004. Retrieved 24 April 2016. 
  8. ^ "Bailey, Douby Receive BIG EAST Weekly Honors". Rutgers Scarlet Knights. Piscataway, New Jersey. November 29, 2004. Retrieved 24 April 2016. 
  9. ^ "Rutgers Upsets Notre Dame in BIG EAST First Round 72-65". Rutgers Scarlet Knights. New York, New York. March 9, 2005. Retrieved 24 April 2016. 
  10. ^ "Douby Named First-Team All-BIG EAST". Rutgers Scarlet Knights. Piscataway, New Jersey. March 6, 2006. Retrieved 24 April 2016. 
  11. ^ "KINGS ACQUIRE FOUR PLAYERS IN THREE-TEAM TRADE". NBA.com. 2009-02-18. Retrieved 2009-02-19. 
  12. ^ "BayHawks Add Quincy Douby to Roster". NBA.com. March 11, 2009. Retrieved March 2, 2013. 
  13. ^ Erie's Quincy Douby Called Up To Toronto Raptors
  14. ^ Raptors sign G Douby to 10-day contract
  15. ^ Raptors sign guard Quincy Douby for next season
  16. ^ "Raptors Release Guard Quincy Douby". NBA.com. 2009-11-12. Retrieved 2009-11-12. 
  17. ^ Reinforcement Cooper Tires'a Darussafaka NBA Archived November 18, 2009, at the Wayback Machine.
  18. ^ UCAM Murcia tabs Quincy Douby
  19. ^ Quincy Douby returns to China, signs with Zhejiang
  20. ^ Quincy Douby scored 75 in Chinese league game
  21. ^ Sagesse lands Quincy Douby....
  22. ^ "Quincy Douby to join ASU for Asia Champions Cup". Eurobasket.com. 28 August 2013. Retrieved 2 October 2013. 
  23. ^ Quincy Douby Reaches Deal With Shanghai Sharks Of China
  24. ^ Quincy Douby will play in China
  25. ^ Quincy Douby goes to TB2L and signs with Darussafaka
  26. ^ Quincy Douby signs with TianJin Steel
  27. ^ Hatch, Katie (November 18, 2016). "WESTCHESTER KNICKS ACQUIRE DOUBY, WAIVE KROMAH". NBA.com. Retrieved November 21, 2016. 
  28. ^ "NBA D-League Transactions". NBA.com. Retrieved December 14, 2016. 
  29. ^ "Quincy Douby signs with Afyon Belediye". Sportando.com. January 5, 2017. Retrieved January 5, 2017. 

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