About

Michael Kidd-Gilchrist is an eight-year veteran with career averages of 8.4 points, 5.4 rebounds, 1.2 assists and 24.6 minutes per game in 446 games (356 starts) with Charlotte and Dallas. He signed with the Mavericks as a free agent on Feb. 11, 2020, after he was waived by the Hornets just three days prior.

The second overall pick in the 2012 NBA Draft was an early entry candidate after his freshman season at Kentucky, which culminated in a national championship. He earned NBA All-Rookie Second Team accolades for Charlotte in 2012-13.

Kidd-Gilchrist (6-6, 230) was a consensus Second Team All-American and earned First Team All-SEC and All-SEC Defensive Team honors for the Wildcats in 2012. He was also selected to the 2012 NCAA Final Four All-Tournament Team following Kentucky’s title run.

Born in Philadelphia, Kidd-Gilchrist attended prep powerhouse St. Patrick High School (Elizabeth, New Jersey), where he was a teammate of Nets guard Kyrie Irving. He won a gold medal with the U.S. national team at the FIBA Under-17 World Championships in 2010 and was named Mr. Basketball USA in 2011.

Michael Kidd-Gilchrist
Full Name
Michael Kidd-Gilchrist
Age
27 Years
Date of Birth
September 26, 1993
College
Kentucky
Drafted
2012

2019-2020 Averages

25Games
0Games Started
11.2Minutes
2.4Points
33.3FG%
253P%
78.6FT%
0.6Off Rebounds
2.1Def Rebounds
2.7Rebounds
0.6Assists
0.10Steals
0.20Blocks
0.60Turnovers
1.5Fouls

Videos

Hornets vs. Mavericks

Amar’e Stoudemire scored 14 points in his Dallas debut and Monta Ellis added 23 as the Mavericks beat the Hornets.

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