|Position||Power forward / Center|
June 16, 1987 |
|Listed height||6 ft 9 in (2.06 m)|
|Listed weight||245 lb (111 kg)|
|High school||Bolivar Central
|NBA draft||2010 / Undrafted|
|2010||Antalya Büyükşehir Belediyesi|
|2011||Fort Wayne Mad Ants|
|2014||Rain or Shine Elasto Painters|
|2014–2015||Hapoel Gilboa Galil|
|2015–2016||Rain or Shine Elasto Painters|
|2016–2017||Garzas de Plata Hidalgo|
|2017||NLEX Road Warriors|
|Career highlights and awards|
Devon Dwayne "Wayne" Chism (born June 16, 1987) is an American professional basketball player. He last played for the NLEX Road Warriors of the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA). He played college basketball for the Tennessee Volunteers.
Born in Jackson, Tennessee, Chism was the focus of the Volunteers' offense during his senior season. He averaged 12.6 ppg, 7.2 rpg, and 1.3 bpg, all team highs. He also led UT to its first Elite Eight appearance in school history, where they were defeated by the Michigan State Spartans by a final score of 70-69.
For the 2011–12 season he signed with Albacomp of Hungary.
In February 2015, he returned to Philippines for his second tour of duty as import for Rain or Shine Elasto Painters Chism led the Elasto Painters to a league-leading 8-3 win-loss record (a record they tied with Talk 'N Text) and to a finals stint before losing to Talk 'N Text in seven games. For his contributions to the team, Chism was awarded the Best Import of the Conference award at the end of the conference.
In November 2015, Chism signe to play and return to the Philippines for the third time, again playing for Rain or Shine as the team's import for the 2016 PBA Commissioner's Cup. However, on February 18, 2016, in a game against Meralco Bolts, he injured his hamstring, and was doubtful to play for the rest of the conference. Two days later, he was released by the team and was replaced by NBA veteran Antonie Wright.
- First-team All-SEC (2010)
- SEC Freshman of the Year (2007)
- PBA Best Import of the Conference Award (2015 Commissioner's)
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- Panaligan, Marisse (February 18, 2016). "Wayne Chism pulls hamstring, in doubt for Rain or Shine-Ginebra match". GMA News and Public Affairs. Retrieved February 20, 2016.
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- "Wayne Chism (ex Rain or Shine) is a newcomer at Garzas". Eurobasket.com. November 15, 2016. Retrieved November 15, 2016.