Edward Lee “Eddie” House II (born May 14, 1978) is an American retired professional basketball player who last played for the Miami Heat of the NBA.
House was selected by the Miami Heat in the second round (37th overall) of the 2000 NBA draft. He played in Miami for three seasons before leaving for the Los Angeles Clippers in free agency. After just one year in Los Angeles, House was traded to the Charlotte Bobcats. He then spent the 2004–05 NBA season playing for Charlotte, Milwaukee Bucks and Sacramento Kings. The following season House was signed by the Phoenix Suns; they reached the Western Conference Finals before losing to the Dallas Mavericks.
In July 2010 House’s agent said that the guard agreed to terms on a $2.8 million, two-year contract with the Miami Heat.
On April 13, 2011, vs the Toronto Raptors, House scored a career high 35 points, beating his career NBA record by four points. The Heat made the 2011 NBA Finals and were defeated by the Dallas Mavericks in six games.
On June 30, 2011, House exercised an option clause in his contract, agreeing to a one-year, $1.4 million extension with the Heat. On Christmas Eve he was waived by the Heat.
2004 Fleer BuyBack Autograph RC
Career highlights and awards
NBA champion (2008)
Pac-10 Player of the Year (2000)
2× First-team All-Pac-10 (1999–2000)