Wayne Selden is a professional basketball player who is currently playing for the Israeli Basketball Premier League in a team called Ironi Ness Ziona. He is acting as the team’s shooting guard.
Wayne Anthony Selden Jr. went to John O’Bryant High School before attending Tilton School, where his basketball skills progressed even more. During his first season with Tilton, he recorded an average of 24.8 points per game with 10.1 rebounds and 4 assists. He was rated by Rivals.com as a 5-star player.
When he was in college, he joined the Kansas Bayhawks which won the Naismith Trophy in the 2015-16 season. In 38 games that he appeared, Sendel averaged 13.8 points with 3.4 rebounds and 2.4 assists.
Sendel joined the 2016 NBA Draft but went undrafted. However, he joined and signed with the Memphis Grizzlies for the Summer League and joined its G-League affiliate called the Iowa Energy.
In 2017, he joined the New York Pelicans on a 10-day contract, however, his performance went drastic with only 2 points contribution throughout the game against the Portland Trail Blazers.
Upon expiration of his contract, he moved to the Memphis Grizzlies and utilized a multi-year contract with them. He then made one of the best performances as he scored 13 points in a victorious match against the New York Knicks.
In July 2019, he was traded in exchange for Justin Holiday to the Chicago Bulls. However, his involvement with the team was short-lived. Other teams that he was involved in were the New York Knicks on 2021, and the Ironi Ness Ziona and South Bay Lakers in the succeeding years.
- 2013 McDonald’s All-American
- 2016 Second-Team All-Big
- 2021 FIBA Europe Cup Champion
- 2021 FIBA Europe Cup Final Four MVP