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Wayne Ellington
Wayne Ellington.jpg
Ellington with the Heat in 2018.
No. 2 - Los Angeles Lakers
Position: Shooting Guard
League: NBA
Personal information
Full name: Wayne Robert Ellington Jr.
Born: November 29, 1987 (1987-11-29) (age 33)
Wynnewood, Pennsylvania
Nationality: Flag of the United States.png American
Physical stats
Listed height: 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Listed weight: 207 lbs (94 kg)
National Basketball Association career
Debut: 2009 for the Minnesota Timberwolves
Career information
High school: Daniel Boone
(Birdsboro, Pennsylvania)
Episcopal Academy
(Merion, Pennsylvania)
College: North Carolina (2006–2009)
NBA Draft: 2009 / Round: 1 / Pick: 28th
Selected by the Minnesota Timberwolves
Playing career: 2009–present (12 years)
Career history
20092012 Minnesota Timberwolves
2012–2013 Memphis Grizzlies
2013 Cleveland Cavaliers
2013–2014 Dallas Mavericks
2014–2015 Los Angeles Lakers
2015–2016 Brooklyn Nets
20162019 Miami Heat
2019 Detroit Pistons
2019–2020 New York Knicks
2020–2021 Detroit Pistons
2021–present Los Angeles Lakers
Career highlights and awards

Wayne Robert Ellington Jr. (born November 29, 1987) is an American professional basketball player for the Los Angeles Lakers of the National Basketball Association (NBA).

He played for the University of North Carolina from 2006 to 2009. He chose to forgo his final season of college eligibility to declare for the 2009 NBA Draft, and was drafted 28th overall by the Minnesota Timberwolves.