Toure' Murry

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Toure' Murry
Toure Murry Knicks Summer League 2013.jpg
Murry playing for the Knicks in the 2013 NBA Summer League
No. 23 – New York Knicks
PositionShooting guard / Small forward
LeagueNBA
Personal information
Born(1989-11-08) November 8, 1989 (age 24)
NationalityAmerican
Listed height6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)
Listed weight195 lb (88 kg)
Career information
High schoolKlein Forest (Houston, Texas)
CollegeWichita State (2008–2012)
NBA draft2012 / Undrafted
Pro playing career2012–present
Career history
2012–2013Rio Grande Valley Vipers (D-League)
2013–presentNew York Knicks
Career highlights and awards
  • All-Missouri Valley Freshman Team (2009)
  • All-Missouri Valley Newcomer Team (2009)
  • 2x All-Missouri Valley Defensive Team (2010, 2012)
  • All-Missouri Valley Second Team (2011)
  • NIT champion (2011)
  • NBA D-League champion (2013)
 
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Toure' Murry
Toure Murry Knicks Summer League 2013.jpg
Murry playing for the Knicks in the 2013 NBA Summer League
No. 23 – New York Knicks
PositionShooting guard / Small forward
LeagueNBA
Personal information
Born(1989-11-08) November 8, 1989 (age 24)
NationalityAmerican
Listed height6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)
Listed weight195 lb (88 kg)
Career information
High schoolKlein Forest (Houston, Texas)
CollegeWichita State (2008–2012)
NBA draft2012 / Undrafted
Pro playing career2012–present
Career history
2012–2013Rio Grande Valley Vipers (D-League)
2013–presentNew York Knicks
Career highlights and awards
  • All-Missouri Valley Freshman Team (2009)
  • All-Missouri Valley Newcomer Team (2009)
  • 2x All-Missouri Valley Defensive Team (2010, 2012)
  • All-Missouri Valley Second Team (2011)
  • NIT champion (2011)
  • NBA D-League champion (2013)

Toure' Ahmad Khalid-Murry (born November 8, 1989) is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the New York Knicks of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played college basketball at Wichita State University, leading the Shockers to the 2nd round of the 2012 NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament and winning the 2011 National Invitation Tournament. Murry averaged 12.1 points, 4.8 rebounds, and 3.3 assists per game during his senior season in 2011–12.

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After going undrafted in the 2012 NBA draft, he joined the Los Angeles Lakers for the 2012 NBA Summer League. He spent August and September in Turkey and Israel before returning to the United States. On November 2, 2012, the Austin Toros drafted him 15th overall in the 2012 NBA Development League Draft. He was then traded to the Rio Grande Valley Vipers on November 5.[1] During his rookie season, he played 52 games in total for the Vipers, averaging 9.0ppg, 2.8rpg, 3.0apg, and 1.8spg.

In 2013, Murry joined the Houston Rockets for the Orlando Summer League and the New York Knicks for the Las Vegas Summer League. He later signed with the Knicks on September 11, 2013.[2]

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