Toure' Murry

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia - View original article

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)
Houston, Texas
NationalityAmerican
Listed height6 ft 5 in (196 cm)
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
2014Erie BayHawks (D-League)
Career highlights and awards
  • NBA D-League champion (2013)
  • NIT champion (2011)
  • All-Missouri Valley Second Team (2011)
  • 2x All-Missouri Valley Defensive Team (2010, 2012)
  • All-Missouri Valley Freshman Team (2009)
  • All-Missouri Valley Newcomer Team (2009)
 
Jump to: navigation, search
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)
Houston, Texas
NationalityAmerican
Listed height6 ft 5 in (196 cm)
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
2014Erie BayHawks (D-League)
Career highlights and awards
  • NBA D-League champion (2013)
  • NIT champion (2011)
  • All-Missouri Valley Second Team (2011)
  • 2x All-Missouri Valley Defensive Team (2010, 2012)
  • All-Missouri Valley Freshman Team (2009)
  • All-Missouri Valley Newcomer Team (2009)

Toure' Ahmad Khalid-Murry (/tərˈ ɑːmɑːˈd xʌlˈd-mərˈ/; born November 8, 1989) is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the New York Knicks of the National Basketball Association (NBA).

College career[edit]

Murry 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.

College statistics[edit]

YearTeamGPGSMPGFG%3P%FT%RPGAPGSPGBPGPPG
2008–09Wichita State Shockers343428.2.371.321.7533.82.51.3.411.0
2009–10Wichita State Shockers353531.6.424.331.7085.03.11.4.311.9
2010–11Wichita State Shockers373326.1.407.283.7974.53.41.2.39.4
2011–12Wichita State Shockers322729.3.420.286.7864.83.31.2.312.1
Career13812728.8.404.311.7614.53.11.3.311.1

Professional career[edit]

After going undrafted in the 2012 NBA draft, Murry 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, he was selected with the 15th overall pick by the Austin Toros in the 2012 NBA Development League Draft. Three days later, he was traded to the Rio Grande Valley Vipers.[1] During his rookie season, he played 46 games in total for the Vipers, averaging 8.3 points, 2.5 rebounds, 2.8 assists and 1.6 steals per game.

In July 2013, Murry joined the Houston Rockets for the Orlando Summer League and the New York Knicks for the Las Vegas Summer League. On September 11, 2013, he signed with the Knicks.[2] On January 29, 2014, he was assigned to the Erie BayHawks.[3] He was recalled the next day. On January 31, 2014, he was re-assigned to the BayHawks.[4] He was recalled the next day.

Career statistics[edit]

Legend
  GPGames 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

NBA[edit]

Regular season[edit]

YearTeamGPGSMPGFG%3P%FT%RPGAPGSPGBPGPPG
2013–14New York5107.3.434.417.590.91.0.4.02.7
Career5107.3.434.417.590.91.0.4.02.7

NBA D-League[edit]

Regular season[edit]

YearTeamGPGSMPGFG%3P%FT%RPGAPGSPGBPGPPG
2012–13Rio Grande Valley463023.5.454.361.6872.52.81.6.28.3
2013–14Erie1130.0.308.000.5004.04.0.0.010.0
Career473123.6.448.351.6812.62.81.6.28.4

Playoffs[edit]

YearTeamGPGSMPGFG%3P%FT%RPGAPGSPGBPGPPG
2012–13Rio Grande Valley6635.8.493.389.7335.04.82.8.314.0
Career6635.8.493.389.7335.04.82.8.314.0

References[edit]

External links[edit]