Vernon Carey, Jr. PF  #22

Current Team: Charlotte Hornets

Born: Feb 25, 2001 (19 years old)

Birthplace/Hometown: Southwest Ranches, Florida

Nationality: United States

Height: 6-10 (208cm)     Weight: 270 (122kg)

@vernon @vernoncarey22

Current NBA Status: Under Contract (Charlotte Hornets)

Free Agent: TO-2023; UFA-2024

Agent: Jeffrey Wechsler

Draft Entry: 2020 NBA Draft

Early Entry Info: 2020 Early Entrant

Drafted: Round 2, Pick 2, Charlotte Hornets

Pre-Draft Team: Duke (Fr)

High School: NSU University School [Fort Lauderdale, Florida]

AAU Team: Nike Team Florida

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NBA

0 Years Of Service

NBA Regular Season Stats - Per Game

Season Team GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
2020-21 CHA 3 0 2.1 0.33 1.00 .333 0.00 0.33 .000 0.33 0.67 .500 0.67 0.33 1.00 0.33 0.00 0.33 0.00 0.00 1.00
CAREER   3 0 2.1 0.33 1.00 .333 0.00 0.33 .000 0.33 0.67 .500 0.67 0.33 1.00 0.33 0.00 0.33 0.00 0.00 1.00

NBA Regular Season Stats - Totals

Season Team GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
2020-21 CHA 3 0 6.3 1 3 .333 0 1 .000 1 2 .500 2 1 3 1 0 1 0 0 3
CAREER   3 0 6.3 1 3 .333 0 1 .000 1 2 .500 2 1 3 1 0 1 0 0 3

NBA Regular Season Stats - Misc Stats

Season Team GP GS Dbl Dbl Tpl Dbl 40 Pts 20 Reb 20 Ast Techs HOB Ast/TO Stl/TO FT/FGA W's L's Win % OWS DWS WS
2020-21 CHA 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .017 0.00 0.00 0.67 2 1 .667 0.02 0.01 0.03
CAREER   3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .017 0.00 0.00 0.67 2 1 .667 0.02 0.01 0.03

NBA Regular Season Stats - Advanced Stats

Season Team GP GS TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% TOV% STL% BLK% USG% Total S % PPR PPS ORtg DRtg PER
2020-21 CHA 3 0 .387 .333 36.64 15.89 25.53 25.26 - - 16.55 27.75 83.33 11.46 1.00 115.4 98.1 30.70
CAREER   3 0 .387 .333 36.64 15.89 25.53 25.26 - - 16.55 27.75 83.33 11.46 1.00 115.4 98.1 32.07

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NBA Transactions

Nov 18, 2020 - The Charlotte Hornets selected Vernon Carey, Jr. in Round 2 with Pick 2 in the 2020 NBA Draft.
Nov 30, 2020 - Vernon Carey, Jr. signed a multi-year contract with the Charlotte Hornets.
Jan 27, 2021 - The Charlotte Hornets assigned Vernon Carey, Jr. to the Greensboro Swarm of the G League.

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NBA Preseason Stats - Per Game

Season Team GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
2020-21 CHA 2 0 3.1 0.50 1.00 .500 0.00 0.00 .000 0.50 1.00 .500 0.00 0.50 0.50 0.50 0.00 0.00 0.50 0.00 1.50
CAREER   2 0 3.1 0.50 1.00 .500 0.00 0.00 .000 0.50 1.00 .500 0.00 0.50 0.50 0.50 0.00 0.00 0.50 0.00 1.50

NBA Preseason Stats - Totals

Season Team GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
2020-21 CHA 2 0 6.2 1 2 .500 0 0 .000 1 2 .500 0 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 3
CAREER   2 0 6.2 1 2 .500 0 0 .000 1 2 .500 0 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 3

NBA Preseason Stats - Misc Stats

Season Team GP GS Dbl Dbl Tpl Dbl 40 Pts 20 Reb 20 Ast Techs HOB Ast/TO Stl/TO FT/FGA W's L's Win % OWS DWS WS
2020-21 CHA 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .029 0.00 0.00 1.00 0 2 .000 0.02 - 0.02
CAREER   2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .029 0.00 0.00 1.00 0 2 .000 0.02 - 0.02

NBA Preseason Stats - Advanced Stats

Season Team GP GS TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% TOV% STL% BLK% USG% Total S % PPR PPS ORtg DRtg PER
2020-21 CHA 2 0 .521 .500 - 18.39 9.14 30.19 - - - 19.03 100.00 10.53 1.50 117.4 104.9 15.16
CAREER   2 0 .521 .500 - 18.39 9.14 30.19 - - - 19.03 100.00 10.53 1.50 117.4 104.9 15.80

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NBA Training Camp Experience

2020 NBA Training Camp - Charlotte Hornets

NCAA

College: Duke (2020)

NCAA Season Stats - Per Game

Season School Class GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
2019-20 Duke Fr 31 30 24.8 6.42 11.13 .577 0.26 0.68 .381 4.71 7.03 .670 2.68 6.10 8.77 0.97 0.71 1.58 2.74 2.03 17.81
CAREER NCAA DI   31 30 24.8 6.42 11.13 .577 0.26 0.68 .381 4.71 7.03 .670 2.68 6.10 8.77 0.97 0.71 1.58 2.74 2.03 17.81

NCAA Season Stats - Totals

Season School Class GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
2019-20 Duke Fr 31 30 770 199 345 .577 8 21 .381 146 218 .670 83 189 272 30 22 49 85 63 552
CAREER NCAA DI   31 30 770 199 345 .577 8 21 .381 146 218 .670 83 189 272 30 22 49 85 63 552

NCAA Season Stats - Misc Stats

Season School Class GP Dbl Dbl Tpl Dbl 40 Pts 20 Reb 20 Ast Techs HOB Ast/TO Stl/TO FT/FGA W's L's Win % OWS DWS WS
2019-20 Duke Fr 31 15 0 0 0 0 0 .249 0.48 0.35 0.63 25 6 .806 3.70 1.98 5.67
CAREER NCAA DI   31 15 0 0 0 0 0 .249 0.48 0.35 0.63 25 6 .806 3.70 1.98 5.67

NCAA Season Stats - Advanced Stats

Season School Class GP TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% TOV% STL% BLK% USG% Total S % PPR PPS ORtg DRtg PER
2019-20 Duke Fr 31 .615 .588 12.00 26.19 19.24 8.25 12.32 1.57 5.81 31.02 162.75 -5.33 1.60 121.2 87.2 34.61
CAREER NCAA DI   31 .615 .588 12.00 26.19 19.24 8.25 12.32 1.57 5.81 31.02 162.75 -5.33 1.60 121.2 87.2 34.49

NCAA Awards & Honors

NABC Freshman of the Year - 2020
Consensus All-American Second Team - 2020
NABC All-American Third Team - 2020
NABC All-District (2) First Team - 2020
AP All-American Second Team - 2020
USBWA All-American Second Team - 2020
USBWA National Freshman of the Year - 2020
USBWA Player of the Week - 11/24/2019
Sporting News All-American Second Team - 2020
ACC Freshman of the Year - 2020
ACC All-First Team - 2020
ACC All-Freshman Team - 2020
ACC Player of the Week - 11/25/2019, 2/3/2020
ACC Freshman of the Week - 11/25/2019, 12/9/2019, 12/23/2019, 2/3/2020, 3/9/2020
2K Sports Classic MVP - 2020
2K Sports Classic All-Tournament Team - 2020

G League

G League Regular Season Stats - Per Game

Season Team GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
2020-21 GBO 8 7 28.0 7.88 14.38 .548 0.50 2.25 .222 1.75 2.50 .700 3.88 5.50 9.38 0.62 0.62 1.00 2.50 2.25 19.25
CAREER   8 7 28.0 7.88 14.38 .548 0.50 2.25 .222 1.75 2.50 .700 3.88 5.50 9.38 0.62 0.62 1.00 2.50 2.25 19.25

G League Regular Season Stats - Totals

Season Team GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
2020-21 GBO 8 7 224 63 115 .548 4 18 .222 14 20 .700 31 44 75 5 5 8 20 18 154
CAREER   8 7 224 63 115 .548 4 18 .222 14 20 .700 31 44 75 5 5 8 20 18 154

G League Regular Season Stats - Misc Stats

Season Team GP GS Dbl Dbl Tpl Dbl 40 Pts 20 Reb 20 Ast Techs HOB Ast/TO Stl/TO FT/FGA W's L's Win % OWS DWS WS
2020-21 GBO 8 7 5 0 0 0 0 0 .218 0.28 0.28 0.17 3 5 .375 0.24 0.20 0.44
CAREER   8 7 5 0 0 0 0 0 .218 0.28 0.28 0.17 3 5 .375 0.24 0.20 0.44

G League Regular Season Stats - Advanced Stats

Season Team GP GS TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% TOV% STL% BLK% USG% Total S % PPR PPS ORtg DRtg PER
2020-21 GBO 8 7 .622 .565 13.63 19.24 16.44 4.20 12.69 1.04 3.10 26.55 147.00 -6.39 1.34 109.1 111.6 22.17
CAREER   8 7 .622 .565 13.63 19.24 16.44 4.20 12.69 1.04 3.10 26.55 147.00 -6.39 1.34 109.1 111.6 22.17

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G League Transactions

Jan 27, 2021 - The Charlotte Hornets assigned Vernon Carey, Jr. to the Greensboro Swarm.

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AAU Basketball

* AAU basketball history from 2018-2019

AAU Stats - Per Game

Season Team League GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
2018-19 Nike Team Florida Nike 17U 8 8 8.9 4.88 9.12 .534 0.62 1.75 .357 4.88 7.38 .661 0.00 6.50 6.50 1.00 0.50 0.75 1.38 1.62 15.25

AAU Stats - Totals

Season Team League GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
2018-19 Nike Team Florida Nike 17U 8 8 71 39 73 .534 5 14 .357 39 59 .661 0 52 52 8 4 6 11 13 122

AAU Stats - Misc Stats

Season Team League GP GS Dbl Dbl Tpl Dbl 40 Pts 20 Reb 20 Ast Techs HOB Ast/TO Stl/TO FT/FGA W's L's Win % OWS DWS WS
2018-19 Nike Team Florida Nike 17U 8 8 2 0 0 0 0 0 .273 0.62 0.31 0.81 5 3 .625 1.10 0.03 1.13

AAU Stats - Advanced Stats

Season Team League GP GS TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% TOV% STL% BLK% USG% Total S % PPR PPS ORtg DRtg PER
2018-19 Nike Team Florida Nike 17U 8 8 .616 .568 0.00 36.81 16.74 9.07 11.61 0.98 2.74 30.13 155.24 -9.77 1.67 108.6 97.5 52.41

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National Basketball

Nationality: United States

FIBA Junior Team Events Stats

Year Event GP MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS Place
2018 U17 World Cup 7 15:13 4.9 8.1 .596 0.0 0.1 .000 1.3 2.3 .562 6.9 1.0 0.9 0.6 1.4 0.7 11.0 Gold
2017 U16 Americas Championship 5 15:37 5.6 7.4 .757 0.0 0.0 .000 2.8 3.8 .737 6.2 1.6 0.8 0.4 2.0 1.8 14.0 Gold
AVERAGES   12 15:23 5.2 7.8 .660 0.0 0.1 .000 1.9 2.9 .657 6.6 1.2 0.8 0.5 1.7 1.2 12.2 -
TOTAL   12 184:39 62 94 .660 0 1 .000 23 35 .657 79 15 10 6 20 14 147 -

Non-FIBA Events Stats

Year Event GP MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS Place
2017 adidas Nations 2 15:00 2.0 7.0 .286 0.0 1.5 .000 1.5 2.5 .600 2.5 0.5 0.5 0.0 1.0 0.5 5.5 7th
AVERAGES   2 15:00 2.0 7.0 .286 0.0 1.5 .000 1.5 2.5 .600 2.5 0.5 0.5 0.0 1.0 0.5 5.5 -
TOTAL   2 30:00 4 14 .286 0 3 .000 3 5 .600 5 1 1 0 2 1 11 -

National Awards & Honors

MVP - 2017 U16 Americas Championship
All-Tournament Team - 2018 U17 World Cup

High School Basketball

Prep/High School: NSU University School [Fort Lauderdale, Florida]

Prep/High School History

Sr (2018-2019) - NSU University School (Fort Lauderdale, FL)
Jr (2017-2018) - NSU University School (Fort Lauderdale, FL)

High School Special Event Stats

Year Event GP MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
2019 Nike Hoop Summit 1 04:11 0 0 .000 0 0 .000 2 2 1.000 0 0 0 0 0 0 2

Prep/High School Awards & Honors

Florida Gatorade Player of the Year - 2019
USA TODAY's All-USA First Team - 2018
USA TODAY's All-USA Second Team - 2019
Florida Mr. Basketball - 2018, 2019

Prep/High School Skill Academies & Camps

Nike Skills Academy - 2018

Recent News

Vernon Carey Jr. Signs Heavily Guaranteed Four-Year Deal With Hornets

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