8 George King

  • F-G
  • 6’6”
  • 220 lbs.

Quick Facts

  • Full Name: George King
  • College: University of Colorado Boulder
  • Age: 29
  • Drafted: 2018
  • Dob: January 15, 1994
  • Hometown:


George King was selected by Phoenix in the second round (59th overall pick) of the 2018 NBA Draft and appeared in one NBA game for the Suns as a rookie. As a two-way player, he spent the majority of his rookie season with the club’s G League affiliate, the Northern Arizona Suns, before signing to play overseas in 2019-20.

King joins Dallas after beginning the year with the G League’s Agua Caliente Clippers, where he averaged 13.7 points (.534 FG%, .466 3FG%, .818 FT%), 5.7 rebounds, 1.8 assists, 1.7 steals and 31.3 minutes in 11 games (9 starts).

King spent the past three seasons playing professionally in Italy, Poland and Germany, before joining Agua Caliente prior to the start of the 2021-22 campaign.

He spent four seasons at the University of Colorado, where he was named the Pac-12 Most Improved Player in 2016 and Second Team All-Pac-12 in 2018. He
finished his college career ranked in top 20 in school history in points (1,294) and rebounds (681) and in the top 5 in 3-pointers made (181) and 3-point field goal
percentage (.401).

King grew up in Fayetteville, North Carolina before moving to San Antonio, where he played at William J. Brennan High School.

George King