Willie Reed

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Willie Reed
No. 3 – Memphis Grizzlies
PositionPower forward / Center
LeagueNational Basketball Association
Personal information
Born(1990-05-16) May 16, 1990 (age 23)
Kansas City, Missouri
NationalityAmerican
Listed height6 ft 9 in (2.06 m)
Listed weight220 lb (100 kg)
Career information
High schoolBishop Miege
(Roeland Park, Kansas)
CollegeSaint Louis (2008–2010)
NBA draft2010 / Undrafted
Pro playing career2011–present
Career history
2012–2013Springfield Armor (D-League)
2013–presentMemphis Grizzlies
 
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Willie Reed
No. 3 – Memphis Grizzlies
PositionPower forward / Center
LeagueNational Basketball Association
Personal information
Born(1990-05-16) May 16, 1990 (age 23)
Kansas City, Missouri
NationalityAmerican
Listed height6 ft 9 in (2.06 m)
Listed weight220 lb (100 kg)
Career information
High schoolBishop Miege
(Roeland Park, Kansas)
CollegeSaint Louis (2008–2010)
NBA draft2010 / Undrafted
Pro playing career2011–present
Career history
2012–2013Springfield Armor (D-League)
2013–presentMemphis Grizzlies

Willie Reed (born May 16, 1990) is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Memphis Grizzlies of the National Basketball Association (NBA).

Reed spent two seasons playing for Saint Louis University between 2008–09 and 2009–10. After his sophomore season, Reed declared for the NBA Draft, which caused him to be ineligible to play college basketball in his junior and senior years. He did not get selected in the 2010 NBA Draft.

In 2011, Reed spent the 2011–12 pre-season with Spanish club CB Sant Josep.

Reed began playing for the NBA Development League's Springfield Armor in 2012 and averaged 14.8 points and 7.8 rebounds per game throughout the season. He was named an Honorable Mention All-Development League Team selection in 2012–13. On April 17, 2013, the Memphis Grizzlies signed Reed for the remainder of the season.[1][2][3]

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  1. ^ Grizzlies sign Donte Greene and Willie Reed
  2. ^ Schlosser, Keith (April 15, 2013). "Willie Reed Signs With Grizzlies & Earns Coveted Late Season NBA Call-Up". ridiculousupside.com. SB Nation. Retrieved June 25, 2013. 
  3. ^ Dodd, Rustin (April 24, 2013). "Ex-KC Star will make it into NBA". KansasCity.com. Retrieved June 25, 2013. 

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