Charles Salim Stoudamire (born October 11, 1982) is an American former professional basketball player.
Stoudamire in 2006.
|Born||October 11, 1982|
|Listed height||6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)|
|Listed weight||190 lb (86 kg)|
|NBA draft||2005 / Round: 2 / Pick: 31st overall|
|Selected by the Atlanta Hawks|
|2013||Guaros de Lara|
|Career highlights and awards|
Early life and collegeEdit
At the University of Arizona, Stoudamire led the Wildcats to an Elite Eight appearance in 2005. Stoudamire hit a fadeaway shot with less than two seconds on the clock to beat Oklahoma State University in the Sweet 16. In his Arizona career, the guard made 342 three-point field goals. He ranks second in Arizona history in career three-point field goal percentage (45.8%, behind Steve Kerr's 57.3%).
- With the University of Arizona Wildcats, in the 2004–05 season, Stoudamire was an AP Second Team All-American.
- In 2004–05, Stoudamire led the NCAA in 3-point percentage, averaging .504.
Stoudamire was drafted by the Atlanta Hawks with the 31st overall pick in the 2005 NBA draft. Stoudamire played three seasons with the Hawks. He spent the 2008 preseason with the San Antonio Spurs and 2009 preseason with the Milwaukee Bucks.
In 2018, Stoudamire was drafted to The Three Headed Monsters team on Ice Cube’s Big 3 tournament, which aired on Fox on June 21, 2018 and continued until the championship in Brooklyn, NY on August 24, 2018.
In 2006, after the National Basketball Association season ended, Stoudamire announced his intentions to eat vegan. After initially monitoring Stoudamire's weight daily, team managers accepted that his new diet had not caused weight loss.
NBA career statisticsEdit
|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|
- Arizona Wildcats basketball media guide. pg. 59.
- Salim Stoudamire Player Profile – RealGM
- Salim Stoudamire Signs With Reno Bighorns Archived December 4, 2013, at the Wayback Machine
- Mad Ants Chose 5 in NBA D-League Draft Archived December 4, 2013, at the Wayback Machine
- Albergotti, Reed. The Wall Street Journal, January 25, 2008, "Weekend Journal - The 247 lb. Vegan"
- Basketball is in Jones' DNA