Torrey Craig is a professional basketball player from the United States of America. He plays in the National Basketball Association. He also used to play in the National Basketball League in Australia. In 2017, he was named the NBL Best Defensive Player. He currently plays for the Chicago Bulls.

Player Profile and Personal Life

Torrey Craig was born on December 19, 1990, in Columbia, South Carolina in the United States of America. He stands 196 cm tall and his weight was last listed at 100 kg. He is right-handed and he is a Small Forward and a Power Forward.

He is a father to a son who was born on June 4, 2014.

Team 207 chicago bulls Chicago Bulls
Position Small Forward
Height / weight 1.96 m / 100 kg
Born 19 Dec 1990
Nationality United States United States
Playing Style Right Handed
Team History
207 chicago bulls Chicago Bulls 2023 - present
232 phoenix suns Phoenix 2022 - 2023
210 indiana pacers Indiana Pacers 2021 - 2022
232 phoenix suns Phoenix 2021
211 milwaukee bucks Milwaukee 2020 - 2021
225 denver nuggets Denver Nuggets 2017 - 2020
Sioux Falls Skyforce 2017 - 2018
Gold Coast Rollers 2017
662 brisbane bullets Brisbane 2016 - 2017
Cairns Taipans 2014 - 2016
Wellington Saints 2015 - 2016

High School and College Career

He attended Great Falls High School in Great Falls, South Carolina. Later, he committed to play college basketball at the University of South Carolina Upstate and was there from 2010 to 2014.

In 2011, he was named the Atlantic Sun Freshman of the Year. In 2012, he was named the Atlantic Sun Player of the Year. Craig was also thrice named to the First-team All-Atlantic Sun.

Professional Career

He went undrafted during the 2014 NBA Draft. Later, he went to New Zealand to play in the National Basketball League for the Cairns Taipans. From 2015 to 2016, he played for the Wellington Saints then from 2016 to 2017, he played for the Brisbane Bullets.

In 2016, he won the NZNBL Championship along with the rest of the Saints. In 2017, he was named the NBL Best Defensive Player. The year before, he was named the NZNBL MVP. He played for the Gold Coast Rollers before he declared for the NBA.

In 2017, he signed with the Denver Nuggets in the NBA. The team also had him play for their NBA G League affiliate, the Sioux Falls Skyforce. From 2020 to 2023, he played for the Milwaukee Bucks, Phoenix Suns, and the Indiana Pacers.

In July 2023, he signed with the Chicago Bulls.

Career Highlights

  • 2017 - NBL Best Defensive Player
  • 2017 - All-NBL Second Team
  • 2016 - NZNBL champion
  • 2015 - NZNBL MVP
  • 2015 - NZNBL Most Outstanding Guard
  • 2015, 2016 - NZNBL All-Star Five
  • 2012 - AP honorable mention All-American
  • 2012 - Atlantic Sun Player of the Year
  • 2012–2014 - First-team All-Atlantic Sun
  • 2011 - Atlantic Sun Freshman of the Year

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