Birth date 2 Nov 1985 (34 years)
Nationality United States United States
Team history
Golden State Warriors 2008 - present

DeMarcus De’Juan Nelson is a professional basketball player from American who currently is a part of the Golden State Warriors roster. He has been allocated the position of Guard. He has won the following awards – All ACC First Team (2008), ACC Defensive Player of the Year (2008), Atlantic Coast Sports Media Association All ACC Honorable Mention (2007), California High School Scoring Leader with 3,462 points, California Mr Basketball (2004), McDonalds All American (2004) and ACC All Freshman Team (2004-05). During the 2008 NBA draft, he remained undrafted. On 9th September 2008, he was signed by Golden State Warriors. In the history of NBA, he is the first undrafted rookie who started on the opening night.

DeMarcus Nelson has a weight of 200 lbs and height of 6 feet 4 inches. He was a student of Sheldon High School in Sacramento, California. After passing out from school, he continued his education at Duke University.

Career Highlights

DeMarcus Nelson has represented the Golden State Warriors in the 2008-09 season. He has taken part in 13 games and has got 171 playing minutes. His free throw percentage was 0.357, field goal percentage was 0.444, however his 3-point field goal percentage was nil. He recorded 24 rebounds, 53 points, 13 assists and 24 personal fouls.