Doron Emmanuel Calvin Lamb (born November 6, 1991) is an American professional basketball player for JSF Nanterre of the LNB Pro A. He played college basketball for the University of Kentucky.

High school career

Lamb began life in Queens, New York. He graduated from Oak Hill Academy. Lamb averaged 23 points, 6 rebounds and 4 assists per game his senior season, which led to McDonald's All-American and Jordan Brand Classic selections. [2] Considered a five-star recruit by Rivals.com, Lamb was listed as the No. 3 shooting guard and the No. 21 player in the nation in 2010. [3]

College career

Lamb committed to play collegiate basketball for the University of Kentucky. In his freshman year, the Wildcats advanced to the NCAA Final Four and lost by a single point to the University of Connecticut Huskies. In his sophomore year, the Wildcats achieved an NCAA record 38-2 record and won the 2012 NCAA Championship.

College statistics

Year Team GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG
2010–11 Kentucky Wildcats 38 14 28.4 .497 .486 .790 2.7 1.6 .6 .2 12.3
2011–12 Kentucky Wildcats 40 35 31.2 .474 .466 .826 2.7 1.5 .5 .1 13.7

Professional career

Draft

In April 2012, Lamb declared for the 2012 NBA draft along with teammates Anthony Davis, Marquis Teague, Terrence Jones, and Michael Kidd-Gilchrist. Lamb was selected by the Milwaukee Bucks with the 42nd overall pick. [4] On July 11, 2012, he signed a multi-year contract with the Bucks. [5]

D-League

On January 12, 2013, Lamb was assigned to the Fort Wayne Mad Ants of the NBA D-League. [6] He had been recalled on January 21, 2013, [7] reassigned on February 3, 2013, [8] and recalled again on February 10, 2013. [5]

Orlando Magic

Lamb was traded to the Orlando Magic along with Tobias Harris and Beno Udrih for J. J. Redick, Gustavo Ayon, and Ish Smith at the trade deadline on February 21, 2013. [9]

On June 30, 2014, he had been waived by the Magic. [10]

Dallas Mavericks

On September 22, 2014, he signed with the Dallas Mavericks. [11] Notwithstanding he had been later waived by the Mavericks on October 25, 2014. [12] On November 3, 2014, he had been acquired by the Texas Legends as an affiliate player. [13]

Return to the D-League

On February 19, 2015, he had been traded, along with a 2015 sixth-round pick, to the Westchester Knicks in exchange for the Idaho Stampede's 2015 second-round pick and the returning player rights to Luke Harangody and Jeff Adrien. [14] On March 31, he had been ruled out for the rest of the 2014–15 season with a wrist injury. His D-League rights are still retained by Westchester for the next two seasons. [15]

Golden State Warriors

In July 2015, Doron joined the Golden State Warriors for the 2015 Summer League.

Europe

On November 25, 2015, he signs a contract with Budućnost Podgorica of Montenegro. [16] He left Budućnost after appearing in only one game, and on December 23, 2015, he signed with Torku Konyaspor of the Turkish Basketball Super League. [17] Notwithstanding only two days later he had been released after failing to pass physicals. [18]

On February 8, 2016, he signed a tryout contract with Manital Torino of Italy. [19] Notwithstanding he didn't stayed with Torino and on February 24, he signed a one-month contract with JSF Nanterre of the French LNB Pro A. [20]

NBA career statistics

Legend
GP Games played GS Games started MPG Minutes per game
FG% Field goal percentage 3P% 3-point field goal percentage FT% Free throw percentage
RPG Rebounds per game APG Assists per game SPG Steals per game
BPG Blocks per game PPG Points per game Bold Career high

Regular season

Year Team GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG
2012–13 Milwaukee 23 0 12.2 .347 .250 .533 .7 .9 .3 .0 3.4
2012–13 Orlando 24 0 12.4 .397 .476 .632 1.2 .5 .3 .0 3.2
2013–14 Orlando 53 0 13.1 .394 .400 .806 .9 .8 .2 .0 3.6
Career 100 0 12.7 .381 .394 .700 1.0 .8 .2 .0 3.5