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#24 Andre Miller - Guard

  • POSITION: Guard
  • HEIGHT: 6'2"
  • WEIGHT: 200
  • BIRTHPLACE: Los Angeles, Calif.
  • DATE OF BIRTH: 3/19/1976
  • AGE: 37

Andre Miller BIO:

TRANSACTIONS:  Traded to L.A. Clippers along with G Bryant Smith in exchange for F Darius Miles and F Harold Jamison (7/30/02)…Signed as a free agent by Denver Nuggets  (8/1/03)…Traded to Philadelphia, along with F Joe Smith and two 2007 first round draft picks, in exchange for G Allen Iverson and F Ivan McFarlin (12/19/06)…Signed as a free agent by Portland (7/24/09)…As part of a three-team trade, traded by the Portland Trail Blazers with Jordan Hamilton and a 2014 second round draft pick to the Denver Nuggets; the Dallas Mavericks traded Jordan Hamilton and Tanguy Ngombo to the Portland Trail Blazers; the Denver Nuggets traded Raymond Felton to the Portland Trail Blazers; and the Portland Trail Blazers traded Rudy Fernandez and Petteri Koponen to the Dallas Mavericks (6/23/11)…Signed a contract extension with the Nuggets (7/11/12)…Acquired as part of a three-team trade by Washington that sent Jan Vesely to Denver, Eric Maynor and two 2014 second-round picks to Philadelphia (2/20/14).

PROFESSIONALLY: One of only eight players in NBA history to record at least 15,000 points and 7,500 assists…Ranks second among active players in total assists (8,153) and ninth in NBA history…Ranks third on Denver’s career assist list with 2,878 assists…Has played in every game in 10 of his 14 NBA seasons…Has missed just four games in his career and appeared in 632 consecutive games (1/6/03-12/5/10)…Has nine career triple-doubles and 205 double-doubles…Has scored 20+ points 206 times, with 16 games of 30+ (four with Denver), including a career-high 52 at Dallas (1/30/10)…Earned NBA leader, assists per game (2001-02)…Eastern Conference Player of the Week (12/9/01; 2/17/02)…All-Rookie First Team (1999-00). Was a member of the USA Basketball 2002 Men’s World Championships Team coached by George Karl...Averaged 10.7 points, 3.0 rebounds, and 4.1 assists in nine games. 

2013-14: Appeared in 30 games with Denver (two starts), averaging 5.9 points, 2.4 rebounds and 3.3 assists in 19.0 minutes…Acquired from Denver via a three-team deal (2/20)…Appeared in 28 games with the Wizards and averaged 3.8 points and 3.5 assists per game in 14.4 minutes per game...Had seven games with at least five assists off of the bench...Tallied a season-high nine assists twice.

2012-13: Appeared in 82 games (11 starts), averaging 9.6 points, 2.9 rebounds and 5.9 assists in 26.2 minutes... Became eighth player in NBA history with 15,000 points and 7,500 assists vs. MIN (1/3)...Had 11 points and 12 assists in 31 minutes vs. HOU (4/6)...Tallied season-high 22 points and seven assists in 33 minutes vs. DAL (4/4)...Registered 21 points and eight assists in 40 minutes in a starting role vs. PHI (3/21)...Posted 20 points, seven rebounds and nine assists in 23 minutes at OKC (3/19)...Had eight points, six rebounds and season-high 13 assists in 29 minutes at CHI (3/18)...Had 14 points, six rebounds and seven assists in 27 minutes vs. OKC (3/1)...Posted 19 points (7-11 FG), seven assists and three steals in 27 minutes at WAS (2/22)...Scored 17 points (8-10 FG) in 26 minutes vs. WAS (1/18)...Scored 18 points in 29 minutes vs. ORL (1/9)...Tallied 12 points and 10 assists in 24 minutes at LAL (1/6)...Had 11 points and 10 assists in 36 minutes vs. MIN (1/3)...Posted 12 points and season-high 12 assists in 41 minutes in first start of year vs. LAC (1/1)...Had 12 points, nine rebounds and seven assists in 28 minutes at POR (12/20)...Scored 18 points, all in the second half, in 29 minutes vs. MEM (12/14)...Had team-high 19 points, five boards and seven assists in 26 minutes vs. MIA (11/15)...Had 15 points, five rebounds and eight assists in 31 minutes at GSW (11/10).

2011-12: Appeared in all 66 games (seven starts) for Denver, averaging 9.7 points, 3.3 rebounds and 6.7 assists…Had 12 points and eight assists in 26 minutes vs. LAC (4/18)…Dished out a season-high 13 dimes in 26 minutes vs. HOU (4/16)…Had 11 assists in 22 minutes vs. HOU (4/15)…Handed out 12 assists in 28 minutes and moved into 10th place on NBA all-time assist list (7,398) vs. GSW (4/9)…Passed Michael Adams for 3rd place on Nuggets all-time assists list at LAC (2/22)…Surpassed Dan Issel (2,005 assists) for 5th place on the Nuggets all-time assists list at SAS (1/7).

2010-11: Averaged 12.7 points, 3.7 rebounds, and a team-best 7.0 assists in 81 games for Portland (all starts)… Ranked 13th in the NBA in assists per game…Finished season with 11 double-doubles…Scored in dou­ble figures 53 times, including eight games with at least 20 points…Passed out double digits in assists 15 times…Notched his 7,000th career assist while dishing a game-high 12 dimes vs. Utah (4/7)...Scored a sea­son-high 27 points to go along with 11 assists vs. CHI (2/7)...Hit 31 straight free throws from (11/16-12/5).

2009-10: Played in 82 games (66 starts) averaging 14.0 points, 3.2 rebounds, 5.4 assists…Ranked 20th in league in assists, leading squad a team-high 45 times (inc. ties)...Team went 44-22 in his 66 starts...Scored a career-high 52 points, tied for the second-highest scoring total in franchise history, on a franchise-record and NBA season-high 22 field goals (of 31) (1/30) at Dallas...Miller became the first player to take 30-plus shots and shoot at least 71.0 percent from the field since Shaquille O’Neal (22-31) (4/20/94).

2008-09: Averaged 16.3 points, 4.5 rebounds, 6.5 assists (led team) and 1.33 steals 82 games with Philadelphia (all starts)…Ranked 14th in NBA in assists and 15th in assist-to-turnover ratio (2.68)…Tied for 15th in league in steals

2007-08: Started all 82 games with Philadelphia, averaging a career-high 17.0 points, 4.0 rebounds, 6.9 assists and 1.28 steals…Shot a career-high 49.2 percent from the floor…Twice named Eastern Conference Player of the Week… Ranked 10th in NBA in assists.

2006-07: Appeared in 80 games (79 starts) with Philadelphia and Denver, averaging 13.4 points, 4.4 rebounds, 7.8 assists and 1.38 steals…In 57 games played (56 starts) for the 76ers, averaged 13.6 points, 4.4 rebounds, 7.3 assists and 1.28 steals in 37.6 minutes…Traded from Denver to Philadelphia (12/19), but weather issues delayed his physical until (12/22); since the trade was not yet official, he was not credited with missing the games on (12/20) or (12/22), keeping his streak of active games played alive…Ranked seventh in assists per game, 20th in steals per game and 15th in assist-to-turnover ratio (2.82)

2005-06: Appeared in all 82 games for the third-straight season with Denver and fifth time in his career…Averaged 13.7 points, 4.3 rebounds, 8.2 assists and 1.29 steals…Ranked sixth in the NBA in assists…Handed out 674 assists, the third-highest single-season total in Nuggets history…Scored in double figures 60 times, including 16 games of 20+ and one of 30+…Dished out at least 10 assists 27 times…Grabbed double-digit rebounds twice…Posted 20 double-doubles…Scored his 8,000th career point vs. UTA (3/29)…Registered at least 10 points, five rebounds and five assists 24 times…Had a season-high 15 assists vs. CHA (2/21)…Made the game-winning basket and steal vs. POR (2/4)… Handed out his 4,000th career assist vs. LAC (1/27)…Scored a season-high 33 points vs. CHA (11/30). 

2004-05: Played in all 82 games with Denver averaging 13.7 points, 4.1 rebounds, and team highs of 6.9 assists and 1.48 steals…Ranked eighth in the NBA in assists and 18th (tied) in steals…Shot a career-best .477 from the field (33rd in NBA) and a career-high .838 from the free-throw line (35th)…Had 13 double-doubles…Scored in double figures 61 times, including 13 games with 20 or more and two with 30+…Dished out at least 10 assists 16 times and had one double-digit rebounding game…Had a season-high 17 assists vs. SEA (4/9)…Scored a season-high 34 points vs. WAS (12/8).

2003-04: Started in all 82 games with Denver…Averaged 14.8 points, 6.1 assists, 4.5 rebounds and 1.73 steals…Led the team in assists and steals and ranked second in scoring and ranked 10th in the NBA in both categories…Led or tied for the team lead in assists 54 times, scoring 16 times and rebounds five times…Scored in double figures 67 times, with 19 games of 20 or more and one game of 30+…Grabbed 10+ rebounds four times and dished out 10+ assists 11 times…Posted 11 double-doubles and one triple-double…Registered his sixth career triple-double with 24 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists, along with four steals vs. MIN (1/26).

2002-03: In his only season played with the LAC, Miller averaged 13.6 points, 6.7 assists, 4.0 rebounds in 80 games (all starts) played...Scored in double figures 56 times, including 15 games of 20+ and one of 30+...Ranked ninth in the league in assists...Led the team with 537 assists...Led the team in assists 60 times and steals 31 times...Dished out at least 10 assists 15 times...Posted 12 double-doubles on the season...Missed two games due to a high left ankle sprain... Matched his career high with 37 points and handed out a season-high 16 assists vs. NJN (11/28).

2001-02: Averaged 16.5 points, 10.9 assists, 4.7 rebounds, 1.56 steals 81 games (all starts) with Cleveland...Led the NBA in assists per game and total assists (882)…Ranked second in triple-doubles (three), fifth in total double-doubles (43) and fifth in assist-to-turnover ratio (3.6)...Was the only player in the NBA to average a points/assists double-double during the season and he led the league in points/assists double-doubles (43)...Led Cleveland in assists, steals and minutes and finished second in scoring...882 assists on the year were the most in Cavaliers history...Named Eastern Conference Player of the Week for the week ending (12/9) and the for the week ending (2/17), becoming the first player in Cavaliers history to win the award twice in one season...Had 49 games of 10+ assists, including 16 games of 15+ assists...Reached double-figures in scoring on 67 occasions, including 25 games of 20+ points and six games of 30+ points...Missed one game due to a severe contusion of his right shoulder...Tallied a career-high and Gund Arena record 22 assists (also the second-most assists in Cavs history) in addition to recording a career-high, NBA season-high and Gund Arena record nine steals in the contest vs. PHI (12/15)...Scored a career-high 37 points vs. SAS (2/28).

2000-01: Averaged 15.8 points, 8.0 assists, 4.4 rebounds, 1.45 steals in 82 games (all starts) in his second year with Cleveland...Ranked sixth in the NBA and first in the Eastern Conference in assists per game while ranking fifth in the league in total assists...Recorded 22 double-doubles on the year (21-points-assist,1-points-rebounds)...Handed out 10+ assists on 24 occasions...Participated in the Schick Rookie Challenge during All-Star Weekend for the second consecutive season, tallying two points, two assists and two steals for the Sophomore team.

1999-00: Played in 82 games (36 starts) during his rookie campaign with Cleveland and averaged 11.1 points, 5.8 assists, 3.4 rebounds and 1.02 steals...Selected to the NBA All-Rookie First Team...Had 10 games of 10+ assists...Tallied 21 points and five rebounds in the 2000 Schick Rookie Challenge...Recorded a triple-double with 28 points, 10 rebounds and 12 assists in 47 minutes vs. ATL (2/5).

PLAYOFFS: Owns career playoff averages of 13.5 points, 4.3 assists and 3.7 rebounds steals in 63 career playoff games with Denver, Portland, Philadelphia and Washington…Averaged 14.0 points, 3.8 assists and 3.3 rebounds while playing all six games during Denver's first-round playoff series against Golden State in 2013…Appeared in all six games for Portland against Phoenix, averaging 15.7 points, 3.2 rebounds and 6.0 assists…Scored a playoff career-high 31 points in Game 1 on (4/18/10) and tallied a playoff career-high of nine assists in Game 3 on (4/22/11)…Averaged 15.3 points, 3.2 rebounds and 3.3 assists in six games with Philadelphia against the Pistons…Scored in double-figures in each game, including two with 20+ points.

COLLEGIATELY: Finished his four-year collegiate career as Utah's all-time leader in steals (254) and second in all-time assists (721)…Averaged 12.1 points, 4.8 rebounds and 5.4 assists… Helped lead Utah to the NCAA Championship Game (1997-98)…Named First Team All-WAC (1998-99)…Named to the All-WAC Defensive Team twice (1998-1999, 1996-97).

PERSONALLY: Born Andre Lloyd Miller on March 19, 1976, in Los Angeles, CA…Earned a degree in Sociology at the University of Utah in the spring of 1998...Was a member of the USA Basketball 2002 Men’s World Championship Team… Led Verbum Dei to a 29-3 record and the CIF 4A Championship during his senior year...Was CIF 4A Player of the Year as a senior...High school league MVP in football as a quarterback...The person he most admired when growing up was his mother, Andrea Robinson.

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