Click Season link for player's season game log, College Basketball at Sports-Reference.com, International Stats at Basketball-Reference.com, Scores from any date in BAA/NBA or ABA history. John Lucas has agreed to a deal to join new Rockets coach Stephen Silas on his coaching staff, sources told ESPN's Tim MacMahon and Adrian Wojnarowski. The Pelicans are dealing with a glut of early-season injuries, so they've been granted a temporary extra roster spot, which they will use on Fredette. The 10th overall pick in the 2011 draft, Fredette will likely play only a minor role for New Orleans, but he's capable of playing both backcourt spots. 1, Memphis falling out of the top-three and other lottery-night thoughts. Jimmer Fredette, , , stats and updates at CBSSports.com. Kawhi Leonard barely edged out Kemba Walker and Kyrie Irving as our No. After being waived by the Spurs in late October, the Pelicans signed Jimmer in early November. Recent RotoWire Articles Featuring Jimmer Fredette. "You are trying to take advantage of Jimmer’s ability to score," Williams said. The former lottery pick has found success overseas since flaming out of the NBA in 2016, but he failed to make much of an impact in six appearances for the Suns at the end of last season. He led underdog BYU to the NCAA Sweet 16 last year; but analysts had many questions about the young point guard coming into the draft. Expect Fredette to most likely return to the D-League in the immediate future. Twitter: Fredette may also see time this season off the ball. Kendrick Perkins expects LeBron James to be ready when the NBA season starts, while Max Kellerman feels he's better off resting to start the season. Get the latest news, stats, videos, highlights and more about guard Jimmer Fredette on ESPN. home/away, monthly, etc... More Jimmer Fredette Basketball Reference pages, Every Sports Reference Social Media Account, Site Last Updated: Tuesday, October 20, 4:30AM. Apr. The Pelicans are 4 1/2-point underdogs to the Pistons. the official stats partner of the NBA. "He's got to be keyed in to where everyone's supposed to be. Played college basketball at Brigham Young University (2007-11). Zach Lowe doesn't share the optimism conveyed by some in the Bucks organization that Giannis Antetokounmpo will sign a supermax extension. John Lucas joins Stephen Silas' staff with Houston Rockets, sources say. The Pistons are open to moving up in the NBA draft and want to speak to top prospect LaMelo Ball. Fredette is expected to sign with the Knicks, Ian Begley of ESPN New York reports. Zach Lowe doesn't share the optimism conveyed by some in the Bucks organization that Giannis Antetokounmpo will sign a supermax extension. Copyright: © 2020 ESPN Enterprises, Inc. All rights reserved. Fredette signed to a 10-day contract with the Knicks on Monday, Ian Begley of ESPN New York reports. Here are the teams and names that could make the biggest news when the NBA offseason ramps up. Either way, we should see Fredette make his first NBA appearance since the 2015-16 campaign. Glens Falls in Glens Falls, New York, Draft: Here's how Nick Whalen and James Anderson project the first round to play out. Here are the teams and names that could make the biggest news when the NBA offseason ramps up. Max and Perk disagree whether a quick turnaround is a big deal for LeBron. John Lucas joins Stephen Silas' staff with Houston Rockets, sources say. Milwaukee Bucks, 1st round (10th pick, 10th overall), 2011 NBA Draft, More Jimmer Fredette pages at Sports Reference. It's unlikely he gets too much playing time down the stretch, but if Fredette can manage 15-20 minutes per contest, he could be a dirt cheap daily play with some three-point upside. Why the Bucks organization is confident Giannis will sign supermax. Fredette signed a one-year contract Tuesday with the Shanghai Sharks of the Chinese Basketball Association, international basketball writer David Pick reports. Though Fredette lacks prototypical size for a shooting guard, having the 6-4 Holiday at point guard should be able to make up for Fredette's relatively diminutive stature if Williams decides to go use the two of them together. Holiday has been ruled out of Wednesday’s game at Detroit, but there is no timetable on his return. His efficiency was at an all-time low in 2014-15, shooting 38 percent from the field, and 19 percent from three, which is the most reputable facet of Fredette's game other than his 96 percent free throw shooting. Can he play NBA-level defense? Kendrick Perkins makes a case for James Harden and Russell Westbrook over Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons. Jimmer hits step-back 3 to beat the buzzer, Fredette nutmegs defender, finds teammate for 3-pointer, Detroit Pistons intrigued by LaMelo Ball, moving up in draft. Jimmer Fredette G-League Stats. In total, Fredette has appeared in 241 NBA games for five teams across six seasons. His teammates are already praising his passing ability as well. ▪ The 2020 NBA Draft is less than three weeks away. Which player had the best sneakers at summer league? Check out the latest news below for more on his current fantasy value. John Lucas has agreed to a deal to join new Rockets coach Stephen Silas on his coaching staff, sources told ESPN's Tim MacMahon and Adrian Wojnarowski. 3 8:34 PM PT 9:34 PM MT 10:34 PM CT 11:34 PM ET 3:34 GMT 11:34 8:34 PM MST 9:34 PM CST 10:34 PM EST 7:34 UAE (+1) 05:34 23:34 ET 10:34 PM CT 2:34 - Jimmer Fredette scored 10 points Wednesday on 5-of-11 shooting as the Phoenix Suns lost to the Utah Jazz 118-97. Fredette was in need of new scenery after last season, where he averaged 3.6 points, 0.2 three-pointers, 0.8 rebounds, 1.2 assists, and 0.3 steals in 10 minutes per contest through 50 games. Join our linker program. Fredette saw action in his first game with the Knicks on Monday but was limited to less than two minutes at the end of the fourth quarter with the result well in hand. Fredette has played on and off the ball during the preseason, filling the same role as guard Austin Rivers. Fredette agreed to a two-year contract with Panathinaikos, 2019 NBA Per Game Split Stats - Starting/Off Bench, 2019 NBA Per Game Split Stats - Days Rest. The Spurs are willing to give Fredette a shot at salvaging his NBA career, though it will not be easy as he will have to share minutes with Tony Parker, Patty Mills, and Ray McCallum at point. 1 pick. Though his sample size might not be enough for another NBA team to sign him right away, his efficient performance probably bodes well for him down the line. FREDETTE, JIMMER Panathinaikos OPAP Athens. Kendrick Perkins makes a case for James Harden and Russell Westbrook over Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons. He exhibited range from beyond the NBA arc in college and will be a good source of three-pointers. 2020-2021 International Stats & Splits - Per Game. We present them here for purely educational purposes. Stats Legend. More player info Do you have a sports website? Now, he looks to be a long shot to gain valuable minutes on any team. Fredette is still awaiting clearance from China, where he has been for the last three seasons, so it's unclear exactly how soon he will be able to join the Suns. Austin Rivers and rookie Russ Smith can both make claims to replace the departed Brian Roberts, but Fredette's shooting from deep could make him an interesting piece for coach Monty Williams considering Anthony Morrow is now a member of the Thunder and Ryan Anderson is a question mark as he returns from neck surgery. Born: February 25, 1989 in Glens Falls, New York us College: BYU High School: Glens Falls in Glens Falls, New York Draft: Milwaukee Bucks, 1st round (10th pick, 10th overall), 2011 NBA Draft Copyright: © 2020 ESPN Enterprises, Inc. All rights reserved. Goran Dragic and the Heat should be able to take advantage of a weak Timberwolves defense. Fredette is not expected to see much of a role with the Knicks after signing a 10-day deal Monday, the New York Post reports. Fredette averaged 3.6 points and 1.2 assists in 50 games last season. Sacramento bought out his contract, leading him to sign with Chicago. Fredette turned out to be what everyone expected him to be during his rookie season; an under-sized downtown threat with glaring defensive deficiencies. "When he plays point, they pressure him full court, so you’re getting into your offense later than you want to.". He logged only four appearances in the league in 2015-16, spending most of the campaign in the D-League with the Westchester Knicks. Fredette has struggled to keep his NBA career afloat after originally being taken by the Bucks with the 10th overall pick in the 2011 NBA Draft. Coach Westphal has indicated that Fredette will be the first guard off the bench, seeing around 15-20 minutes per game. Subscribe to our Free Newsletter, This Month in Sports ReferenceFind out when we add a feature or make a change. February 25, Fredette agreed to a two-year contract with Panathinaikos, Varlas Nikos of Eurohoops.net reports. Logos were compiled by the amazing SportsLogos.net. However, given that Fredette hadn't seen more than 14 minutes in the three games prior, it's possible his allotment of playing time Wednesday proves to be an outlier.