Jeremy Lamb

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Basketball player
Jeremy Lamb
Jeremy Lamb
Player information
Full name Jeremy Emmanuel Lamb
birthday May 30, 1992
place of birth Norcross , United States
size 196 cm
position Shooting Guard
college Connecticut
NBA draft 2012 , 12th Pick , Houston Rockets
Club information
society Indiana Pacers
league NBA
Jersey number 26th
Clubs as active
2012–2015 Oklahoma City Thunder 2012–2013 → Tulsa 66ers ( NBA D-League ) 2015–2019 Charlotte Hornets Since 2019 Indiana PacersUnited StatesUnited States
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Jeremy Emmanuel Lamb (born May 30, 1992 in Norcross , Georgia ) is an American basketball player who is currently under contract with the Indiana Pacers in the NBA .


Lamb played for the University of Connecticut for two years . In his first year with the Huskies , he won the NCAA championship alongside Kemba Walker . After Walker moved to the NBA, Lamb became the team's lead player. He finished his sophomore year with 17.7 points and 4.9 rebounds. He then decided to switch to the NBA as well.


In the 2012 NBA Draft , Lamb was initially selected by the Houston Rockets . On October 27, 2012 he was transferred to the Oklahoma City Thunder together with Kevin Martin and Draftpicks . In return, James Harden joined the Rockets. At the Thunder, Lamb saw little playing time in his first year and scored 3.1 points per game in 23 games. Lamb also played a large part of his rookie season with the Tulsa 66ers in the NBA D-League .

In his sophomore year, Lamb was given a more prominent role, scoring 8.5 points, 2.4 rebounds and 1.5 assists in 78 games. On December 29, 2013 he achieved the 117-86 victory over the Houston Rockets , with 22 points, his highest career yield to date.

On June 25, 2015, Lamb was traded against Luke Ridnour and a 2nd round pick for 2016 to the Charlotte Hornets . Lamb played a total of four years with the Hornets, where he developed into a solid role-player and set career highs at the Hornets in the 2018/19 season with 15.3 points and 5.5 rebounds per game. In the summer of 2019, he signed a contract with the Indiana Pacers .

Web links

Commons : Jeremy Lamb  - Collection of Images, Videos and Audio Files

Individual evidence

  1. Thunder trade Harden to Rockets for Martin, Lamb and picks ( Memento of the original from August 4, 2013 in the Internet Archive ) Info: The archive link was automatically inserted and not yet checked. Please check the original and archive link according to the instructions and then remove this notice. @1@ 2Template: Webachiv / IABot /
  2. Grizzlies acquire Matt Barnes; Hornets trade Luke Ridnour for Jeremy Lamb on ESPN
  3. Pacer's Sign Jeremy Lamb