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Edwin Jackson
PG/SG - 6'3, 200lbs - 34 years old - 0 years of NBA experience
ASVEL Villeurbanne - Signed with ASVEL Villeurbanne
  • Birthdate: 09/18/1989
  • Drafted (NBA): Undrafted, 2011
  • Pre-draft team: ASVEL Villeurbanne (France)
  • Country: France
  • Hand: Right
  • Agent:
Summer 2007FranceSigned a four year contract with ASVEL Villeurbanne.
3rd July, 2008FranceLoaned by ASVEL Villeurbanne to Nanterre for one season.
18th June, 2009FranceLoaned by ASVEL Villeurbanne to Rouen for one season.
5th May, 2010FranceSigned a two year extension with ASVEL Villeurbanne.
22nd April, 2013FranceSigned a three year extension with ASVEL Villeurbanne.
20th December, 2014FranceLeft ASVEL Villeurbanne.
20th December, 2014SpainSigned for the remainder of the season with Barcelona.
8th July, 2015SpainSigned a one year contract with Unicaja Malaga.
15th August, 2016SpainSigned a one year contract with Estudiantes.
21st June, 2017ChinaSigned a one year contract with Guangdong.
Career Moves
2004 - 2007Center Federale (France, N1)
2007 - July 2008ASVEL Villerbanne (France)
July 2008 - June 2009Nanterre (France, ProB)
June 2009 - June 2010Rouen (France)
July 2010 - June 2014ASVEL Villerbanne (France)
July 2014Boston Celtics (Summer League)
July 2014 - December 2014ASVEL Villerbanne (France)
December 2014 - June 2015Barcelona (Spain)
July 2015 - June 2016Unicaja Malaga (Spain)
August 2016 - June 2017Estudiantes (Spain)
June 2017- presentGuangdong (China)
Articles about Edwin Jackson

July 6, 2014

Edwin Jackson - Long since on the NBA radar, Jackson went undrafted in 2011, and this is his first time in any summer league. The 6'3 French-American combo guard has become one of the best players in his domestic league, averaging 18.0 points and 2.3 assists in 32 minutes per game, and is certainly an NBA calibre scorer. He's also an NBA calibre athlete, undersized for the shooting guard position but with long arms and good speed, adept at finishing around the rim (and getting there) despite his size and able to shoot over everybody. The knock on Jackson has always been that he takes too many jump shots, and he still does - he is a good not great shooter who could see a spike in his percentages once he realises an improvement in his shot selection. Nevertheless, the guy really knows how to score, in a Leandro Barbosa type of way. It's a translatable skill, easily, and he has a chance at the NBA.

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