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Buddy Hield
No. 24 – Sacramento Kings
Born December 17, 1992 (1992-12-17) (age 28)
Freeport, Bahamas
Nationality Flag of the Bahamas.png Bahamian
Physical stats
Listed height 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Listed weight 220 lb (100 kg)
Professional basketball career
Position Shooting guard
League NBA
Career information
High school Sunrise Christian Academy
(Bel Aire, Kansas)
College Oklahoma (2012–2016)
NBA Draft 2016 / Round: 1 / Pick: 6th
Selected by the New Orleans Pelicans
Playing career 2016–present (5 years)
Career history
2016–2017 New Orleans Pelicans
2017–present Sacramento Kings
Career highlights and awards
  • NBA All-Rookie First Team (2017)
  • NBA Three-Point Contest champion (2020)
  • John R. Wooden Award (2016)
  • Naismith College Player of the Year (2016)
  • Oscar Robertson Trophy (2016)
  • Sporting News College Player of the Year (2016)
  • Consensus first-team All-American (2016)
  • Third-team All-American – AP, NABC (2015)
  • Jerry West Award (2016)
  • 2× Big 12 Player of the Year (2015, 2016)
  • 2× First-team All-Big 12 (2015, 2016)
  • Second-team All-Big 12 (2014)

Chavano Rainer "BuddyHield (born December 17, 1992) is a Bahamian professional basketball player for the Sacramento Kings of the National Basketball Association (NBA).

He was named the Big 12 Conference Men's Basketball Player of the Year in 2015 and 2016, and in 2016, he received four major national player of the year awards—the John R. Wooden Award, the Naismith Award, Sporting News Player of the Year, and the Oscar Robertson Trophy. Hield was selected with the sixth overall pick in the 2016 NBA draft by the New Orleans Pelicans. At the 2017 trade deadline, he was traded to the Sacramento Kings.

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