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Colton Iverson
C - 7'0, 255lbs - 33 years old - 0 years of NBA experience
Signed in Japan - Signed with Akita Northern Happinets
  • Birthdate: 06/29/1989
  • Drafted (NBA): 53rd pick, 2013
  • Pre-draft team: Colorado State
  • Country: USA/Guinea-Bissau
  • Hand: Right
  • Agent: Unknown
2013 NBA DraftNBADrafted 53rd overall by Indiana.
2013 NBA DraftNBADraft rights traded by Indiana to Boston in exchange for cash.
2nd August, 2013TurkeySigned a one year contract with Besiktas.
12th August, 2014SpainSigned a two year contract with Laboral Kutxa. Included team option for 2015/16.
17th July, 2015SpainLaboral Kutxa exercised 2015/16 team option.
14th August, 2015SpainLeft Laboral Kutxa.
14th August, 2015TurkeySigned a one year contract with Pinar Karsiyaka.
26th August, 2016NBABoston renounced draft rights.
8th September, 2016IsraelSigned a one year contract with Maccabi Tel-Aviv.
Career Moves
2008 - 2011Minnesota (NCAA)
2011 - 2013Colorado State (NCAA)
July 2013Boston Celtics (Summer League)
August 2014 - June 2014Besiktas (Turkey)
July 2014Boston Celtics (Summer League)
August 2014 - August 2015Laboral (Spain)
August 2015 - June 2016Pinar Karsiyaka (Turkey)
September 2016 - June 2017Maccabi Tel-Aviv (Israel)
Articles about Colton Iverson

July 6, 2014

Colton Iverson - The Celtics' draft pick from last season, Iverson turned down a training camp invite to go to Turkey with Besiktas, to continue the strong legacy of Iversons with that team. In 29 games of Turkish league play, he averaged 6.2 points, 4.3 rebounds and 2.3 fouls in 14.9 minutes per game, shooting 51% from the field and 49% from the line. Iverson is in to fulfil a role - offensive rebound, putbacks, finish around the rim and push everybody around. It's a limited if useful role, but without being much of a rim protector and with very limited scoring talent and range, it's likely not an NBA one.

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July 8, 2013

Colton Iverson

Basically the complete opposite of his namesake, Iverson has a chance to have a Jeff Foster-like career if he can shed the excess weight, move a bit quicker, and add a mediocre 18 foot jumpshot.

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