Larry Hughes was born on January 23, 1979 in St. Louis, Missouri. He plays point guard for the Chicago Bulls.
Larry is 6’5” and weighs 195 pounds.
High SchoolLarry went to Christian Brothers College High School. He led his basketball team to the Missouri state championship in 1997.
CollegeLarry went to Saint Louis University for a single year: 1997-98 . In that season he averaged, for the Billikens, 20.9 points, 5.1 rebounds, 2.4 assists, and 2.16 steals per game, and was named Freshman of the Year. At the end of the season, he declared for the NBA draft.
NBAThe Philadelphia 76ers drafted Larry in the 1st round of the 1998 NBA Draft. He played for them for two years, then was sent to the Golden State Warriors for three years. He then played for the Washington Wizards for three years.
Larry, a free agent, signed with the Cleveland Cavaliers in 2005 - a five-year $70 million contract.
On February 21, 2008, the Cavaliers traded Larry to the Chicago Bulls, in a three-team trade.
1998-1999: 50 games, averaged 9.1 points per game (76ers)1999-2000: 50 games, averaged 10 points per game (76ers)2000-2001: 32 games, averaged 22.7 points per game (injured much of the year) (Warriors)2001-2002: 50 games, averaged 16 points per game (Warriors)2002-2003: 73 games, averaged 12 points per game (Wizards)2003-2004: 61 games, averaged 18 points per game (Wizards)2004-2005: 61 games, averaged 22 points per game (Wizards)2005-2006: 36 games, averaged 15 points per game (injured much of the year) (Cleveland)2006-2007: 70 games, averaged 14.9 points per game (Cleveland)2007-2008: 40 games, averaged 12.3 points per game (Cleveland)2007-2008: 28 games, averaged 12 points per game (Chicago Bulls)