Season Complete: A Look At UConn Huskies In The NBA

by Categorized: Andre Drummond, Caron Butler, Jeremy Lamb, Kemba Walker, Ray Allen, Rip Hamilton, Rudy Gay, UConn men's basketball

The NBA regular season ended on April 17. Here is a look at how UConn players fared this year:

Ray Allen – Heat

79 games off the bench for defending champs, averaged 10.9 points in 25.8 minutes, Shot 44.9 percent from three-point range. Scored 63 in four games vs. Celtics.

Caron Butler – Clippers

Started 78 games for Division champs. Averaged 10.4 points, 24 minutes. Scored 33 vs. New Orleans on Nov. 26. Steal on a “fake high five” duped Jonas Valanciunas in Feb. a YouTube moment.

Andre Drummond – Pistons

60 games, 10 starts, 7.9 points, 7.6 assists in 20.7 minutes. Missed 22 games with knee injury, but had a surprisingly good rookie season for a “project.” Had 29 points, 11 rebounds vs. Cleveland on April 10, 18 points, 18 rebounds vs. Milwaukee on Jan. 29/

Rudy Gay – Raptors

75 games, 74 starts, 18.2 points, 6.1 rebounds, 2.7 assists in 34.7 minutes. Traded midseason from Memphis, had back problems late in the year. Scored 34 vs.  Detroit on April 1.

Ben Gordon – Bobcats

75 games, all off  the bench. 20.8 minutes, 11.2 points per game. Strong vet presence on young team. Scored 27 vs. Nets on April 6.

Rip Hamilton – Bulls

50 games, 45 starts, 9.8 points, 2.4 assists. Important playoff role player. Scored 30 vs. Milwaukee Nov. 26.

Jeremy Lamb – Thunder

Spent much of rookie year in D-League, with no real opening on talented Thunder, who acquired him from Houston just before season. Played 23 games, averaging 3.1 points, 6.4 minutes. Scored 13 points, seven rebounds in 41 mins vs. Milwaukee in season-finale April 17.

Emeka Okafor – Wizards

79 games, 78 starts, 26 minutes, 9.7 points, 8.8 rebounds. Quietly had a solid season for new team, had 23 points, 15 rebounds vs. Sacramento Jan. 28.

A.J. Price – Wizards

57 games, 22 starts, 22.4 minutes, 7.7 points, 3.6 assists.Serviceable backup to John Wall.

Hasheem Thabeet – Thunder

Played 66 games, started four, 11.7 minutes per, with 2.4 points, 3.0 rebounds. Had 13 points, 10 rebounds vs. Chicago on Nov. 26.

Charlie Villanueva – Pistons

69 games, all off the bench. 15.8 minutes, 6.8 points, 3.5 rebounds. Scored 21 vs. San Antonio Feb. 8

Kemba Walker – Bobcats

82 games, 34.9 minutes, 17.7 points, 5.7 assists. … Started every game, and is becoming the face of the franchise. Scored 35 vs. Houston Jan. 21.

Jeff Adrien – Bobcats

52 games, five starts, 13.7 minutes, 4 points, 3.8 rebounds. Established himself as a solid role player. Had 14 points, 10 rebounds vs. Bulls Jan. 28.

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13 thoughts on “Season Complete: A Look At UConn Huskies In The NBA

    1. Hip Hop Hood

      The Boneyard – LOL!

      No one cares and no one reads the worthless Boneyard.

    2. UCONNFB

      Isn’t it agaist the blog rules to use this blog to promote other pathetic blogs that no one reads?

    3. UCONN007

      The Boneyard is where the whiny, unliked, fringe UCONN fans go to stroke each other and tell themselves that all is well after they got booted by Rivals.

  1. Hip Hop Hood

    A far more interesting article would be to examine their GPAs while at UCONN.

  2. Lynne

    Hip-Hop-Hood is a UCONN hater who trolls the UCONN boards. S/He is best ignored…although when you are a UCONN fan, it is hard to ignore someone who is so obviously a UCONN hater in his/her ridiculous “comments.”

  3. Hip Hop Hood

    Well I just have to say that I don’t have any friends and when I get you guys to react to my comments that I feel better about my pathetic life living in my mom’s basement. Thanks for helping with my self esteem.

      1. UCONNFB

        Obviously Hip Flop and I are not the same person–his posts are ignorant, childish, foolish and without any facts to support them. Mine, I believe, have some merit and are based in reality

  4. FrankieFiveFingers

    Yo Yo Yo Hip Hop Hood,
    You ” Da Man ” Cuz. I’m right which you ” BRO “. Frankie knows good people when he sees them — and you are good people. Forget about that ” Lynne Chick ” Frankie had a few go rounds with her a few years back. She is just a female ” TROLL “.


  5. big t with cheese

    How ’bout examining the gpa’s of morons who post on this blog?

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