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Chelsea Gray's Bio

About Chelsea Gray

Career Highlights

  • WNBA Champion (2016)
  • WNBA All-Star (2017, 2018, 2019)
  • All-WNBA First Team (2019)
  • All-WNBA Second Team (2017)
  • USA Basketball Pre-Olympic Training Program (2019-2020)

2019 (Los Angeles): 

  • Recorded the eighth triple-double in WNBA history on July 7
  • On Aug. 29, tied the second most points in a quarter in WNBA history and the most points in a quarter in franchise history with 20
  • Scored in double-figures 28 times this season and in each of the last 20 games of the regular season
  • Recorded her 500th career assist against the Liberty on June 4
  • Passed Tina Thompson with 1,569 points and entered the top-10 in Sparks scoring history on June 18
  • Led Los Angeles with 21 points and eight assists in round two of the 2019 playoffs vs. Seattle and recorded her 100th career postseason assist in Game 1 of the semifinals.

2018 (Los Angeles): 

  • Played and started in all 34 games, averaging 14.9 points, 5.1 assists and 3.4 rebounds per game
  • Finished the season ranked fourth in the league in total steals (48)
  • Posted single-game career highs in points, field goals, offensive rebounds, assists, steals and blocks
  • Named to her second consecutive WNBA All-Star game
  • Opened the season with a game-winning buzzer-beater to give the Sparks a 77-76 win over Minnesota on May 20
  • Averaged 16.5 points, 4.5 assists and 4.0 rebounds in two playoff games
  • Poured in 26 points and hit several key shots to help the Sparks eliminate Minnesota in the first round of the playoffs on Aug. 21

2017 (Los Angeles):

  • Played and started in all 34 games, averaging 14.8 points, 4.4 assists and 3.3 rebounds
  • Led the league in 3-point field goal percentage at 48.2 percent
  • Finished sixth in the league in assists, averaging 4.4 per game
  • Turned in double-digit performances in 28-of-34 games
  • Logged a regular season career-high 25 points against Atlanta on May 27
  • Recorded a double-double with a career-high 10 assists to go along with 20 points in a 115-106 win over Chicago on Aug. 18
  • Went a career-high going 5-of-8 from beyond the arc in a win over San Antonio on Aug. 22
  • Named a WNBA All-Star reserve for the first time in her career
  • Averaged 15.1 points, 6.8 assists and 4.5 rebounds per game  in eight playoff games as a starter
  • Notched a playoff career-high 27 points going 10-of-16 from the field in an 85-84 win in Game 1 of the Finals

2016 (Los Angeles):

  • Averaged 5.9 points, 2.2 assists and 1.8 rebounds primarily as a reserve in 33 played games
  • Closed out the regular season with six straight double-digit games, including two games of 20 or more points
  • Turned in a 23-point performance off the bench in a win over Phoenix on Sept. 12
  • Averaged 5.9 points and 2.2 assists in nine playoff games during the Sparks’ championship run
  • Logged 20 points including 4-of-5 from beyond the arc in Game 4 of the Finals against Minnesota on Oct. 16

2015 (Connecticut):

  • Appeared in 34 games as a reserve and averaged 6.9 points per game
  • Finished second on the team in assists (92) and fifth on team in made threes (23)
  • Had nine double-figure scoring games and hit at least one 3-pointer in 15 games
  • Registered a season-high 16 points twice on June 16 against Seattle and on Sept. 9 against New York

2014 (Connecticut):

  • Sat out the season rehabilitating right knee injury suffered in January of her senior year at Duke

Transactions

  • Selected by the Connecticut Sun in the first round with the 11th overall pick in the 2014 WNBA Draft
  • Traded to the Los Angeles Sparks along with two first-round picks in the 2016 WNBA Draft and a first-round pick in the 2018 WNBA Draft in exchange for draft rights to Jonquel Jones and the 17th pick in the 2016 WNBA Draft

Overseas

  • Hapoel Rishon Le-Zion (2014-2015)
  • Uni Girona CB (2015-2016)
  • Abdullah Gul University Kayseri (2015-2017)
  • Botaş SK (2017-2018)
  • Cukurova – Turkey (2018-2019)

College

  • Averaged 11.1 points and five assists per game during her career at Duke
  • Two-time all ACC First Team selection
  • Played just 17 games as a senior after suffering a fractured right knee cap against Boston College
  • Dislocated same knee as a junior in February of 2013, forcing her to miss last four games of regular season, the ACC and NCAA Tournaments
  • First player in program history to record two triple-doubles
  • Averaged 10.8 points and 7.2 assists as a senior before season ended by injury
  • Broke the program record in assists as a sophomore with 201 assists
  • ACC Co-Player of the Year as a junior
  • Ranked 25th in program history with 1,210 career points
  • Finished career with 545 assists, ranking second all-time in Duke history
  • Owned four of the top five single-game assist totals in program history

Personal

  • Full name: Chelsea Nichelle Gray
  • Born Oct. 8, 1992 in Stockton, California
  • Daughter of James and Vickey Gray
  • Has one brother, Javon
  • Cousin, Alexis Gray-Lawson, played for the California women’s basketball team and was drafted by the Washington Mystics of the WNBA
  • California Miss Basketball and Gatorade Player of the Year selection in 2010
  • Tallied 18 points and eight rebounds in the 2010 WBCA High School All-America game, while being named Red Team MVP
  • Scored 2,164 career points at St. Mary’s High School
  • Led St Mary’s to Class 6A state championship and was named MVP of the state tournament
  • One of five finalists for 2010 Naismith Player of the Year Award
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