Arthur Lee (basketball)

Arthur Lee (born May 27, 1977) is an American former professional basketball player. A 6'1¼", 180 lb. point guard from Stanford University, Lee guided the Stanford Cardinal to the Final Four in 1998. He was undrafted by the NBA, and has played for various basketball clubs throughout Europe since 1999.

Arthur Lee
Personal information
Born (1977-05-27) May 27, 1977 (age 46)
Los Angeles, California
Listed height6 ft 1.25 in (1.86 m)
Listed weight180 lb (82 kg)
Career information
High schoolNorth Hollywood
(Los Angeles, California)
CollegeStanford (1995–1999)
NBA draft1999: undrafted
Playing career1999–2012
PositionPoint guard
Career history
1999–2000Kombassan Konya
2000–2001Cibona Zagreb
2001–2002Basket Rimini Crabs
2002–2003Ironi Nahariya
2003–2004Dinamo Sassari
2004Ironi Nahariya
2005–2006Élan Chalon
2006–2007AEL Larissa
2007–2010ČEZ Nymburk
2010–2011APOEL Nicosia
2011–2012Bejjeh SC
2012Turów Zgorzelec
Career highlights and awards

High School and College career edit

Arthur graduated from North Hollywood High School in 1995. He was an All-LA City guard for the Huskies. Lee played college basketball at Stanford University with the Stanford Cardinal from 1995-99. In 2023, he was inducted into the Stanford Athletics Hall of Fame.[1]

Professional career edit

In his professional career, Lee has played with: Kombassan Konya, Cibona Zagreb, Basket Rimini, Dinamo Sassari, Hapoel Nahariya, ES Chalon sur Saône, AEL Larissa, CEZ Basketball Nymburk and APOEL Nicosia.

Awards and achievements edit

  • An Associated Press honorable mention All-American during his senior season
  • Gained numerous post-season awards during his senior season including All-Pac-10
  • Also nominated for the John Wooden and Naismith Awards, and the Oscar Robertson Trophy
  • The first Stanford basketball player to grace the cover of Sports Illustrated (college basketball pre-season issue)
  • His career free throw percentage of .866 is #2 all-time in Stanford history, and fourth-best in Pac-10 history
  • The current NCAA Tournament record holder in free throw percentage ... In 12 NCAA games, Lee made 58-of-62 free throws for .935
  • Won the Pac-10 free throw title two years in a row
  • Ranks in the Top 10 in seven career categories in the school record book
  • Scored 13 of Stanford's final 17 points to lead the Cardinal to a 79-77 victory and a berth in the NCAA Final Four
  • Won the Croatian National Championship and Cup in 2000/01 with KK Cibona Zagreb.

References edit

  1. ^ "2023 Hall of Fame Class". Stanford Athletics. August 17, 2023.

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