NBA Wolverines: How They Fared

Chris Balas, Senior Editor

How former Wolverines fared in NBA play in the regular season.


Trey Burke (Played at U-M from 2011-13), PG, Washington Wizards: Averaged 5.0 points and 1.8 assists in 57 games played for 49-33 Washington … Shot 45.5 percent from the floor and 44.3 percent from three-point range but played sparingly in the last third of the season as the team’s third point guard … Played only four minutes in five games from March 5-11 ... Notched 27 points in his last game of the year when given a chance to play. Highlights:

Jamal Crawford (1999-2000), SG, Los Angeles Clippers: Averaged 12.3 points, 2.6 assists and 1.6 rebounds per game, playing in all 82 games for the 51-31 Clippers … Averaged 26.3 minutes per game as a sixth man … Shot 41.3 percent from the floor, 36 percent from long range and 85.7 percent from the line … Notched a huge game with 28 points in a 108-95 win over Utah March 28, going 9-for-9 from the free throw line … Put up 19 in a 124-118 win at Phoenix March 30, and another 19 in a 125-96 win over Houston April 10, going 3-for-7 from long range.

Tim Hardaway Jr. (2010-13), SG, Atlanta Hawks: Averaged 14.5 points, 2.8 rebounds and 2.3 assists in 79 games played for the 43-39 Hawks … Shot 45.5 percent from the floor and 35.7 percent from long range … Averaged 27.3 minutes per game … Hardaway scored 19 or more points in six straight games from March 29 to April 9, including 22 on 4-of-9 three-point shooting in a 114-100 win at Cleveland April 7. He also notched 23 on 2-of-3 on 10-of-17 shooting, 2-of-3 triples in a 123-116 win over Boston April 6.

Caris LeVert (2012-16), SG, Brooklyn Nets: Played in 57 games during his rookie year and averaged 8.2 points, 3.3 rebounds, and 1.9 assists per game while playing in 57 contests for the 20-62 Nets … Averaged 21.7 minutes per game … Shot 45 percent from the floor and 32.1 percent from three-point range … Finished his season with four, double-digit scoring games … Put up 20 points on 7-of-12 shooting in a 115-107 loss at Orlando April 6 … Followed up with 19 on 4-of-7 triples in a 107-106 win over Chicago April 8.

Glenn Robinson III (2012-14), SF, Indiana Pacers: Missed the last 12 games of the regular season with a strained right calf … Averaged 6.1 points and 3.6 rebounds in 20.7 minutes per game, appearing in 69 contests for 42-40 Indiana … Shot 46.7 percent from the floor and 39.2 percent from long range in the regular season.

Nik Stauskas (2012-14), SG, Philadelphia 76ers: Played in 80 of 82 games and averaged 9.5 points, 2.8 rebounds and 2.4 assists in 27.4 minutes per game for the 28-54 76ers … Shot 39.6 percent from the floor and 36.8 percent from long range … Scored in double figures in four of his last six games, including 15 in a 120-111 loss to Indiana April 10 in which he made two triples in four attempts.

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