Wednesday November 7, 2012Gators in the NBA
The 2012-13 NBA season has been underway for a little over a week and 10 former Florida Gators are back on the hardwood.
Bradley Beal, Washington Wizards
Through two games, Beal is averaging 5.0 ppg, 2.0 rpg, and 2.0 apg. In his NBA debut, Beal tallied eight points against the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Matt Bonner, San Antonio Spurs
Bonner has come off the bench for San Antonio Spurs in every game this season. He is averaging 3.5 ppg through four games. Bonner has hit a three-point shot in three of four games this year.
Corey Brewer, Denver Nuggets
Brewer has played in all four games for Denver so far this season. He is averaging 9.3 ppg and 5.8 rpg. Brewer tallied 11 points and eight rebounds in the Nuggets’ first win of the year against Detroit.
Udonis Haslem, Miami Heat
Through four games, Haslem is averaging 3.5 ppg and 3.3 rpg. In the Heat’s latest game, Haslem recorded 12 points and five rebounds.
Al Horford, Atlanta Hawks
Horford is second on the Hawks in scoring, averaging 18.5 ppg. He is also collecting 8.5 rpg. In the Hawks’ first win of the year against Oklahoma City, Horford led the team with 23 points and 12 rebounds.
David Lee, Golden State Warriors
Lee leads the Warriors in rebounding through four games, pulling down 8.5 rpg. He is also averaging 12.5 ppg. Lee was the team’s second-leading scorer in their latest game, registering 20 points against Sacramento.
Mike Miller, Miami Heat
Miller has played in every game for the Heat this season. His best outing this year came against Denver, when he recorded three points and three rebounds.
Joakim Noah, Chicago Bulls
Through four games, Noah leads the Bulls in scoring, rebounding, and blocks. Noah is averaging 16.0 ppg, 8.8 rpg, and 2.5 bpg. He has two 20-point games this season.
Chandler Parsons, Houston Rockets
Parsons has started every game this season for the Rockets. In three games, he is averaging 8.7 ppg, 8.0 rpg, and 5.0 apg. Parsons was one point shy of a double-double in his latest game, scoring nine points and tallying 12 rebounds.
Marresse Speights, Memphis Grizzlies
Speights has played in every game for Memphis this season, averaging 6.0 ppg and 4.3 rpg. Against Utah, he scored seven points and collected six rebounds.