Andre Miller

 

Andre Lloyd Miller (born March 19, 1976) is an American professional basketball player who is a free agent. Miller has played professional basketball for the Cleveland Cavaliers, Los Angeles Clippers, Philadelphia 76ers, Portland Trail Blazers, Denver Nuggets, Washington Wizards, Sacramento Kings, Minnesota Timberwolves and San Antonio Spurs.

Miller was drafted by the Cleveland Cavaliers with the eighth overall pick in the 1999 NBA draft. He averaged 11.1 points and 5.8 assists per game in his rookie year. In his second year, he averaged 15.8 points per game and 8 assists per game. In his final year as a Cavalier, his averages increased to 16.5 points and 10.8 assists per game. During his career as a Cavalier, he was named to the NBA All-Rookie First Team, became the first player in Cleveland history to win player of the week twice, set a franchise record for total assists in a season (882), and was the only NBA player to average 10+ assists and points during the 2001–02 NBA season. He also played for the United States national team in the 2002 FIBA World Championship

Currently, he ranks ninth all-time in NBA career assists and has only missed three games to injury in his 17-year career. He’s the only player in NBA history to have at least 16,000 career points, 8,000 assists and 1,500 steals without making an NBA All-Star Game.

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Career highlights and awards
NBA All-Rookie First Team (2000)
NBA assists leader (2002)
Consensus first-team All-American (1999)
Third-team All-American – USBWA (1998)
WAC Player of the Year (1999)
2× First-team All-WAC (1998, 1999)
No. 24 retired by University of Utah

Goodwill Games
Gold medal – first place 1998 New York Team competition
Gold medal – first place 2001 Brisbane National team

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