Dejounte Dashaun Murray is an American professional basketball player for the San Antonio Spurs of the National Basketball Association.
He played one season of college basketball for the Washington Huskies, where he earned second-team all-conference honors in the Pac-12 as a freshman in 2015–16.
He was selected by the Spurs in the first round of the 2016 NBA draft with the 29th overall pick.
In 2022, Murray was named to his first NBA All-Star Game as a replacement.
The point guard has quickly risen to be noted as an assist god.
High School and College Career
Born September 19, 1996 (age 25) Seattle, Washington Murray attended Rainier Beach High School in Seattle, Washington.
The school is a basketball powerhouse, having produced such NBA talents as Jamal Crawford, Doug Christie, Terrence Williams, Nate Robinson and Kevin Porter Jr.
Murray led the Vikings to three Class 3A state championships titles.
Among other honors that he received, Murray was named Washington Mr. Basketball by the Washington Interscholastic Basketball Coaches Association as well as The Seattle Times State Player of the Year.
In College as a freshman at the University of Washington in 2015–16, Murray was named second-team All-Pac-12 and Pac-12 All-Freshman Team after averaging 16.1 points, 5.9 rebounds, 4.4 assists, and 1.8 steals in 33.5 minutes while starting all 34 games.
On March 23, 2016, Murray declared for the NBA draft, forgoing his final three years of college eligibility.
Dejounte Murray Age
Born September 19, 1996, Murray is 25 years old now.
He currently dates Alexis Sky, a glamour model. The couple started dating in June 202
The Point Guard wears the number 5 jersey for the San Antonio Spurs
The All-star Wears New Balance Two-Way shoes.
Dejounte Murray Contract
According to Spotrac.com, Dejounte Murray signed a 4 year / $64,000,000 contract with the San Antonio Spurs, including $64,000,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $16,000,000.
In 2021-22, Murray will earn a base salary of $15,428,880, while carrying a cap hit of $15,428,880 and a dead cap value of $15,428,880.