Tyler Davis (basketball)
Tyler Lee-Deon Davis (born May 22, 1997) is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Xinjiang Flying Tigers of the Chinese Basketball Association (CBA). He played college basketball for the Texas A&M Aggies. Davis also represented the senior Puerto Rican national basketball team at the 2017 FIBA AmeriCup. Standing at a height of 6 ft 10 in (2.08 m), he plays at the center position.
Davis in 2017
|No. 34 – Xinjiang Flying Tigers|
|Born||May 22, 1997|
San Jose, California
|Listed height||6 ft 10 in (2.08 m)|
|Listed weight||266 lb (121 kg)|
|High school||Plano West (Plano, Texas)|
|College||Texas A&M (2015–2018)|
|NBA draft||2018 / Undrafted|
|2018||Oklahoma City Thunder|
|2018||→Oklahoma City Blue|
|2019–present||Xinjiang Flying Tigers|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Stats at Basketball-Reference.com|
As a sophomore, Davis was a second-team All-SEC player. Between his sophomore and junior season Davis slimmed down to better compete in SEC play. He led the team in scoring as a junior with 14.9 points per game while finishing second in rebounding behind Robert Williams with 8.9 rebounds per game. Following the season he declared for the NBA draft.
Oklahoma City Thunder (2018)Edit
After going undrafted in the 2018 NBA draft, Davis joined the Brooklyn Nets for NBA Summer League play. On August 13, 2018, the Oklahoma City Thunder signed Davis to a two-way contract. Davis made his NBA debut on November 28, 2018 against the Cleveland Cavaliers, playing one minute and grabbing a rebound. On December 28, 2018, Davis was waived by the Oklahoma City Thunder.
National team careerEdit
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NBA G LeagueEdit
- Tyler Davis has been the one constant for the A&M basketball team
- Tyler Davis joins Puerto Rico basketball family
- Sayles, Damon (March 29, 2018). "Tyler Davis declares for the NBA Draft". 247sports. Retrieved June 25, 2018.
- Lewis, Brian (June 23, 2018). "Surprising Nets connections run deep for first-round draft pick". New York Post. Retrieved June 25, 2018.
- "Thunder Signs Tyler Davis to Two-Way Contract". NBA.com. August 13, 2018. Retrieved August 13, 2018.
- "Tyler Davis 2018-19 Game Log". Basketball-Reference.com. Retrieved December 4, 2018.
- "Thunder Waives Tyler Davis". NBA.com. December 27, 2018. Retrieved December 27, 2018.
- New and improved Tyler Davis: 'I'm in the best shape of my life'
- Tyler Davis's profile | 2017 FIBA AmeriCup