Travis Leslie

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Travis Leslie
Medi Bayreuth
Position Shooting guard
League Basketball Bundesliga
Personal information
Born (1990-03-29) March 29, 1990 (age 25)
Atlanta, Georgia
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Listed weight 205 lb (93 kg)
Career information
High school Columbia (Decatur, Georgia)
College Georgia (2008–2011)
NBA draft 2011 / Round: 2 / Pick: 47th overall
Selected by the Los Angeles Clippers
Pro career 2011–present
Career history
2011–2012 Los Angeles Clippers
2012 Bakersfield Jam (D-League)
2012–2013 Santa Cruz Warriors (D-League)
2013–2014 ASVEL Basket (France)
2014 BC Šiauliai (Lithuania)
2014–2015 Lietuvos rytas (Lithuania)
2015–present Medi Bayreuth (Germany)
Career highlights and awards
Stats at NBA.com
Stats at Basketball-Reference.com

Travis Leslie (born March 29, 1990) is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for Medi Bayreuth of the Basketball Bundesliga. He is a 6'4", 205 lb shooting guard out of the University of Georgia.[1]

Professional career[edit]

Leslie was drafted by the Los Angeles Clippers in the second round of the 2011 NBA Draft with the 47th pick.[2] In March 2012, Leslie was assigned twice to the Bakersfield Jam, the Clippers' D-League affiliate.[3] Leslie was waived by the Clippers on October 30, 2012. On November 2, 2012, he was selected by the Santa Cruz Warriors in the NBA D-League Draft.[4]

On February 14, 2013, Leslie was named to the Prospects All-Star roster for the 2013 NBA D-League All-Star Game as a replacement for Andrew Goudelock.[5] He was subsequently named the MVP of the D-League All-Star Game with 19 points, 7 rebounds and 1 assist as the Prospects went on to defeat the Futures 139–125.[6][7]

On March 10, 2013, Leslie was signed to a 10-day contract by the Utah Jazz.[8] He did not appear in a game for the Jazz during that time, and was not signed to a second 10-day contract.[9] He returned to the Santa Cruz Warriors following his stint.

In August 2013, Leslie joined JSF Nanterre of France.[10][11] He left them before the start of the new season, and then signed with ASVEL Basket.[12] ASVEL waived him on January 13, 2014.[13] Later that month he signed with BC Šiauliai.[14]

On July 23, 2014, Leslie signed a one-year deal with an option to another with Lietuvos rytas of Lithuania.[15]

After his contract with Lietuvos rytas expired, Leslie signed on August 14, 2015 with medi bayreuth of the Basketball Bundesliga.[16]

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
2012–13 Clippers 10 0 4.5 .357 .000 .444 0.9 0.5 0.2 0.2 1.4
Career 10 0 4.5 .357 .000 .444 0.9 0.5 0.2 0.2 1.4

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Travis Leslie Draft Profile". Draftexpress.com. Retrieved February 18, 2013. 
  2. ^ "CLIPPERS SELECT TREY THOMPKINS AND TRAVIS LESLIE IN 2011 NBA DRAFT". NBA.com. June 23, 2011. Retrieved February 18, 2013. 
  3. ^ "Clippers assign Travis Leslie to D-League". insidehoops.com. 
  4. ^ "NBA Development League: 2012 NBA Development Draft Live Via Cisco WebEx". nba.com. 
  5. ^ "NBA Development League: Dentmon, Leslie Named Replacements for the NBA Development League All-Star Game". NBA.com. 
  6. ^ "NBA Development League: Leslie Soars to All-Star Game MVP". NBA.com. 
  7. ^ "NBA Development League: Futures at Prospects Game Info - February 16, 2013". nba.com. 
  8. ^ "Jazz Signs Travis Leslie to a 10-Day Contract". nba.com. 
  9. ^ "Jazz decide not to keep Travis Leslie". insidehoops.com. 
  10. ^ "JSF Nanterre". jsfnanterre.com. 
  11. ^ "JSF Nanterre officially signs Travis Leslie". Sportando.net. Retrieved 19 August 2013. 
  12. ^ "ASVEL Lyon-Villeurbanne Basket tabs Travis Leslie". Eurobasket.com. Retrieved 2 October 2013. 
  13. ^ "ASVEL waive Travis Leslie". Sportando.net. Retrieved 13 January 2014. 
  14. ^ "Travis Leslie signs in Lithuania with BC Siauliai". Sportando.net. Retrieved 22 January 2014. 
  15. ^ "Lietuvos Rytas nabs Travis Leslie". Eurocupbasketball.com. July 23, 2014. Retrieved July 23, 2014. 
  16. ^ "Medi Bayreuth signs Travis Leslie". Sportando.com. August 14, 2015. Retrieved August 14, 2015. 

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