Trey Gilder

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Trey Gilder
No. 3 – Saga Ballooners
PositionSmall forward
Personal information
Born (1985-01-24) January 24, 1985 (age 35)
Dallas, Texas
Listed height6 ft 9 in (2.06 m)
Listed weight185 lb (84 kg)
Career information
High schoolDeSoto (DeSoto, Texas)
NBA draft2008 / Undrafted
Playing career2008–present
Career history
2008–2009Colorado 14ers
2009Memphis Grizzlies
2009–2010Maine Red Claws
2010Albuquerque Thunderbirds
2010–2011Sydney Kings
2012Sioux Falls Skyforce
2012Trotamundos de Carabobo
2012Cañeros de La Romana
2013Trotamundos de Carabobo
2014Halcones de Xalapa
2014Trotamundos de Carabobo
2015Austin Spurs
2015Westchester Knicks
2015–2018Panteras de Miranda
2018Rafael Barias
2018Panteras de Miranda
2018Hong Kong Eastern
2019–presentSaga Ballooners
Career highlights and awards
  • B3 League Scoring Leader (2020)
  • NBA D-League champion (2009)
  • NBA D-League All-Star (2010)
  • First-team All-Southland (2008)

George "Trey" Gilder III (born January 24, 1985) is an American professional basketball player for Hong Kong Eastern Long Lions of the ASEAN Basketball League (ABL). He played college basketball for McNeese State, Tyler Junior College and Northwestern State. Trey Gilder was chosen as the “MVP of the Year” for the Panteras in Venezuela averaging more PPG.

High school career[edit]

Gilder attended DeSoto High School in DeSoto, Texas where he was a member of the 2003 Texas 5A State Championship winning team.[1]

College career[edit]

In 2003–04, Gilder played briefly for McNeese State University before playing for Tyler Junior College from 2004 to 2006.[2]

Gilder played two years at Northwestern State University from 2006 to 2008. He averaged 14.1 points, 4.7 rebounds, 1.5 assists and 1.2 steals per game over his Northwestern State college career.[3] Gilder was named to the 2006–07 Southland Conference All-Tournament Team in his first year with the Demons. He went on to be named to the 2007–08 first-team All-Southland Conference after leading the Demons in points (16.4) and rebounds (6.2) as a senior, finishing ninth in school history in points in a single season (542).[4]

Professional career[edit]

2008–09 season[edit]

After going undrafted in the 2008 NBA draft, Gilder was selected by the Colorado 14ers in the second round of the 2008 NBA Development League Draft on November 7, 2008. He went on to help the 14ers win the 2009 NBA D-League championship as he averaged 13.6 points in 54 games on the season.[5]

2009–10 season[edit]

In July 2009, Gilder joined the Memphis Grizzlies for the 2009 NBA Summer League and later signed with the team on August 27, 2009.[6] However, he was waived by the Grizzlies on November 5 after appearing in six preseason games and two regular season games.[7] On November 30, he was acquired by the Maine Red Claws.[4] On March 5, 2010, he was traded to the Albuquerque Thunderbirds in exchange for Kurt Looby.[8]

2010–11 season[edit]

In July 2010, Gilder joined the Orlando Magic for the Orlando Summer League and the Atlanta Hawks for the Las Vegas Summer League. In November 2010, he signed with KK Zagreb of the Croatian A-1 Liga[9] but lasted just two games for parting ways with the club. On December 7, 2010, he signed with the Sydney Kings for the rest of the 2010–11 NBL season.[10][11] In 20 games for the Kings, he averaged 13.2 points, 5.5 rebounds and 2.2 assists per game.[12]

2011–12 season[edit]

On December 12, 2011, Gilder signed with the Utah Jazz.[13] However, he was later waived by the Jazz on December 21, 2011.[14] Having held the returning players rights of Gilder following the name change from the New Mexico Thunderbirds, the Canton Charge traded his rights to the Sioux Falls Skyforce on January 3, 2012.[15]

2012 off-season[edit]

On April 18, 2012, Gilder signed with Trotamundos de Carabobo of Venezuela for the rest of the 2012 LPB season.[16] In July 2012, he joined the Miami Heat for the 2012 NBA Summer League, and the following month, he signed with Cañeros de La Romana of the Liga Nacional de Baloncesto.[17]

2012–13 season[edit]

On September 26, 2012, Gilder signed with the Utah Jazz, returning to the franchise for a second stint.[18] However, he was waived again on October 18, 2012 after appearing in two preseason games.[19] In February 2013, he returned to Trotamundos de Carabobo but left the team after two months.

2013–14 season[edit]

On February 21, 2014, Gilder signed with Halcones de Xalapa of Mexico for the rest of the 2013–14 (LNBP season.[20] He later returned to Trotamundos in May for a third stint.

2014–15 season[edit]

On January 28, 2015, Gilder was acquired by the Austin Spurs.[21] On February 17, he was traded to the Westchester Knicks in exchange for the returning player rights of Richard Howell.[22]

Shot the 3 that clinched the championship in the Dominican Republic in 2018.

MVP of the year 2018 Venezuela.

2015–16 season[edit]

On December 20, 2015, Gilder signed with Panteras de Miranda of the Venezuelan League.[23]

2017–18 season[edit]

In March 2018, Gilder signed with Rafael Barias of the Dominican Torneo de Baloncesto Superior (TBS), making his debut on March 21 in an 80–78 win over Huellas del Siglo.[24] After the season ended, he re-signed with Panteras de Miranda.[25]


Gilder is the son of Judith Redwine, and he has a brother, Keri.[26]


  1. ^ "Trey Gilder – Yahoo! Sports". Retrieved October 8, 2013.
  2. ^ "D-League Profiles: Trey Gilder". SB Nation. April 29, 2009. Retrieved October 8, 2013.
  3. ^ "Trey Gilder Stats". Retrieved January 28, 2015.
  4. ^ a b RED CLAWS ACQUIRE TREY GILDER Archived 2011-08-17 at the Wayback Machine
  5. ^ Trey Gilder D-League Stats
  6. ^ The Skinny: Grizzlies Sign Trey Gilder
  7. ^ Grizzlies waive Trey Gilder
  9. ^ Zagreb doveo Rančića i novog Amerikanca (in Croatian)
  10. ^ Kings sign former Memphis Grizzly
  11. ^ Kings sign former NBA player
  12. ^ Player statistics for Trey Gilder
  13. ^ Jazz Signs Jamaal Tinsley, Keith McLeod and Trey Gilder
  14. ^ Utah Jazz waive four players
  15. ^ Charge Acquire Pick from Skyforce
  16. ^ Trotamundos de Carabobo tab Trey Gilder
  18. ^ Jazz Signs Four Free Agents
  19. ^ Jazz Waives Two Players
  20. ^ Trey Gilder joins Halcones Xalapa
  22. ^ Sherrod Wright Returns to Westchester
  23. ^ Panteras land Trey Gilder
  24. ^ "Regular Season Round 1: Rafael Barias - Huellas Del Siglo 80-78". March 21, 2018. Retrieved May 5, 2018.
  25. ^ Vega, Francisco (May 14, 2018). "Panteras welcome back Gilder, ex Rafael Barias". Retrieved May 15, 2018.
  26. ^ Glider graduated from DeSoto High School in 2003, DeSoto, TX, obtained his Associates Degree from Tyler Jr. College in Tyler, TX and his Bachelors Degree from Northwestern State in Louisiana. Trey Gilder - 2007 Men's Basketball

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