Iguodala with the Sixers
|No. 9 – Memphis Grizzlies|
|Position||Small forward / Shooting guard|
|Born||January 28, 1984|
|Listed height||6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)|
|Listed weight||215 lb (98 kg)|
|High school||Lanphier (Springfield, Illinois)|
|NBA draft||2004 / Round: 1 / Pick: 9th overall|
|Selected by the Philadelphia 76ers|
|2013–present||Golden State Warriors|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Stats at NBA.com|
|Stats at Basketball-Reference.com|
Andre Tyler Iguodala (ig-wə-DAH-lə; born January 28, 1984) is an American professional basketball player. He plays for the Golden State Warriors of the National Basketball Association (NBA). In 2015 he was named most valuable player (MVP) of the NBA Finals.
Iguodala went to Lanphier High School in Springfield, Illinois. He then played for the Arizona Wildcats basketball team at the University of Arizona. While playing for Arizona, the Wildcats made it to the NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Championship both seasons.
After completing two years, he put his name in for the 2004 NBA Draft and was chosen by the Philadelphia 76ers. Iguodala played in Philadelphia until the summer of 2012. He was then traded to the Denver Nuggets. He was picked up by the Golden State Warriors in 2013.
References[change | change source]
- "Andre Iguodala won Finals MVP without starting a game until the Warriors needed him most". Yahoo Finance. 17 June 2015. Retrieved 2 July 2015. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)