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Kyle Singler

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CAREER AVERAGES
Appeared in 312 games (170 starts) and averaged 7.1 points, 3.1 rebounds and 0.8 assists in 23.6 minutes.

2015-16 SEASON AVERAGES
Appeared in 68 games (two starts) and averaged 3.4 points and 2.1 rebounds in 14.4 minutes.

2015-16
Tallied 11 points on 3-of-5 shooting from behind the three-point line at Sacramento (2/29). Scored a season-high 11 points on 4-of-4 shooting (3-of-3 from three) vs. Charlotte (1/20). Three games of double-digit scoring. Ten games DNP – Coach’s Decision. Three games DNP – Lower Back Soreness.

NBA CAREER
2014-15: Acquired by Oklahoma City from the Detroit Pistons through trade on 2/19. Swiped a season-high three steals vs. Houston (1/31). Tied a season-high six rebounds vs. Cleveland (1/27). Connected on a career-high six three-pointers vs. Philadelphia (1/17). Dished out a career-high five assists vs. Atlanta (1/9). Scored a season-hightying 21 points vs. Philadelphia (12/6). Recorded his 200th career assist at Toronto (1/25) and recorded his 700th career rebound at Brooklyn (12/21). Scored in double figures in 12 games. Scored 20-plus points on three occasions. One game DNP – Coach’s Decision. 2013-14: Played in all 82 games (36 starts) averaging a careerhigh 9.6 points and 3.7 rebounds in 28.5 minutes per game. Played in all 82 games for the second consecutive season - one of only two Pistons (Greg Monroe) to do so this season. In 36 games as a starter, averaged 11.3 points, 3.8 rebounds and 1.3 assists. Led the team in scoring twice.

COLLEGE
Scored 10-plus points 42 times and 20-plus four times. Grabbed 10-plus rebounds once and recorded one points/rebounds double-double. Scored a career-high 22 points (9-13 FG) vs. Atlanta (11/22). Tied career-high 10 rebounds vs. Philadelphia (2/1) and dished out a season-high three assists six times. Recorded career-high five steals vs. Sacramento (3/11) and blocked a season-high three shots at New Orleans (3/11). Made a career-high four 3-pointers three times [at Miami (12/3), vs. Atlanta (2/21) and vs. Cleveland (3/26)]. 2012-13: Named to the 2012- 13 NBA All-Rookie Second Team. Played in all 82 games (74 starts) averaging 8.8 points and 4.0 rebounds in 28.0 minutes per game. Was the only Piston to play in all 82 games. His 74 starts were the second-most by a rookie since 1981-82 (Kelly Tripucka - 82). Among NBA rookie league leaders, ranked fourth in scoring (8.8 ppg), sixth in rebounds (4.0 rpg), 10th in assists (0.9 apg), fifth in 3-point field goal percentage (.350), fifth in steals (0.7 spg), sixth in blocks (0.5 bpg) and second in minutes (28.0 mpg). Led the team in scoring once, in rebounds once and in assists twice. Scored 10-plus points 35 times and 20-plus once. Recorded one points/rebounds doubledouble. Scored then career-high 20 points vs. Cleveland (2/1), grabbed then career-high 10 rebounds vs. Portland (11/26) and dished out career-high tying five assists twice [vs. Portland (11/26) and vs. Boston (1/20)]. Blocked careerhigh four shots at Houston(11/10) and swiped career-high three steals five times. His 70 3-point field goals are the second most made by a rookie in franchise history (Brandon Knight – 105).

INTERNATIONAL CAREER
Played the 2011-12 season in Spain with CB Lucentum Alicante (10 games) and Real Madrid (32 games including eight Euroleague games). In 10 games with Alicante, averaged 14.4 points while shooting 46.7% from the field and 3.4 rebounds. Averaged 7.8 points and 2.2 rebounds in 24 Spanish League games for Real Madrid. Played in eight Euroleague games and averaged 8.1 points and 4.3 rebounds while helping Real Madrid reach the Spanish League championship finals.

PLAYOFFS
In 2016, appeared in six games, averaging 1.3 points and 1.2 rebounds in 8.5 minutes. Made his NBA postseason debut vs. Dallas on 4/16, registering six points (2-of-2 from three-point range) with three rebounds.

COLLEGE
Set Duke career records for games played (148-tied), consecutive games played (148), games started (147) and minutes played (4,887). Played in 125 Duke victories throughout his career which ranks second alltime in ACC history. Ranks fourth on Duke’s all-time scoring list (2,392) and tied Johnny Dawkins for the school record for double-figure scoring games (129). Joined Art Heyman and Christian Laettner as the only three players in Duke history to top 600 points in three straight seasons and is the 11th player in school history to score 2,000-plus points. Named a honorable mention All-American by The Associated Press twice (sophomore and senior year) and first team All-ACC twice (junior and senior seasons). Was named as a finalist as a senior for the Wooden Award, Oscar Robertson Trophy, Naismith Trophy and Lowe’s Senior Class Award. Led Duke to an NCAA title his junior year and was named NCAA Final Four Most Outstanding Player. Was named a second team All-ACC selection as a sophomore as well as ACC Rookie of the Year and third team All-ACC as a freshman. Is the only player in ACC history to amass over 2,000 points, 1,000 rebounds, 300 offensive rebounds, 250 threepoint field goals, 200 assists, 100 blocked shots and 100 steals. 2010-11 (Senior): Averaged 16.9 points, 6.8 rebounds, 1.6 assists and 34.8 minutes in 37 games. Finished fifth in the ACC in scoring, was selected to the ACC AllTournament first team following Duke’s threegame championship run and was a USBWA and NABC First Team All-District choice. Scored 20-plus points 12 times during the year. Matched a career-high with 30 points (5-5 3FG) against Oregon at the Rose Garden in Portland. 2009-10 (Junior): Averaged a career-high 17.7 points, 7.0 rebounds, 2.4 assists, 1.0 steals and 35.9 minutes per game in a school-record-tying 40 starts. Shot a career-high 39.9% (85-213 3FG) from three-point range. Posted 19 points, nine rebounds and two blocks in the NCAA Championship game win over Butler en route to being named Final Four Most Outstanding Player. Claimed MVP honors in the ACC Tournament by scoring 20 points (season-high 14-16 FT) vs. Georgia Tech, 27 points, eight rebounds and six assists vs. Miami and 25 points, 10 rebounds and two steals vs. Virginia Tech. Scored a career-high 30 points (8-10 3FG) earlier in the season vs. Georgia Tech in league play. 2008-09 (Sophomore): Averaged 16.5 points, 7.7 rebounds, 2.4 assists, 1.5 steals, 1.0 blocks and 32.2 minutes per game in 37 games. Recorded nine double-doubles. 2007-08 (Freshman): Started all 34 games as a freshman and ranked second on the team in scoring (13.3 ppg), three-pointers (51) and minutes played (28.6 mpg). Tied for the team lead in rebounds (5.8 rpg).

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Height: 6'8''/ 2.03m
Weight: 228 lbs./ 103.4 kg
Born: May 04, 1988
From: Duke University
Draft: 2nd Round (33rd pick) 2011 NBA Draft
NBA Debut: 2011
Years Pro: 4
Previous Teams:
  Oklahoma City Thunder 2015 - 2015
  Detroit Pistons 2014 - 2014
  Oklahoma City Thunder 2014 - 2014
  Detroit Pistons 2011 - 2013
Prior to NBA/Country: Duke/USA

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