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Darius Adams
PG - 6'1, 170lbs - 33 years old - 0 years of NBA experience
Fort Wayne Mad Ants - In the G-League player pool
  • Birthdate: 04/17/1989
  • Drafted (NBA): Undrafted, 2011
  • Pre-draft team: Indianapolis
  • Country: USA/Bulgaria
  • Hand: Right
  • Agent:
Stats
Transactions
DateLeagueTransaction
5th January, 2012VenezuelaSigned a one season contract with Guaiqueries.
19th April, 2012VenezuelaReleased by Guaiqueries.
22nd May, 2012Dominican RepublicSigned a one season contract with Los Prados.
9th August, 2012Dominican RepublicSigned for the remainder of the season with Reales de la Vega.
9th January, 2013UkraineSigned for the remainder of the season with Kryvbasbasket.
8th April, 2013FranceSigned for the remainder of the season with Entente Orleans.
20th July, 2013GermanySigned a one year contract with Bremerhaven.
1st July, 2014FranceSigned a one year contract with Nancy.
24th December, 2014FranceLeft Nancy.
25th December, 2014SpainSigned for the remainder of the season with Laboral Kutxa.
25th July, 2015SpainRe-signed by Laboral Kutxa to a one year contract.
29th July, 2016ChinaSigned a one year contract with Xinjiang Flying Tigers.
4th June, 2017ChinaSigned a one year extension with Xinjiang Flying Tigers.
Career Moves
2007 - 2009Lincoln College (Junior College)
2009 - 2011Indianapolis (NCAA, Division 2)
January 2012 - April 2012Guaiqueries (Venezuela)
May 2012 - June 2012Los Prados (Dominican Republic)
August 2012 - September 2012Reales de la Vega (Dominican Republic)
January 2013 - April 2013Krvybasbasket (Ukraine)
April 2013 - June 2013Orleans (France)
July 2013 - June 2014Bremerhaven (Germany)
July 2014 - December 2014Nancy (France)
December 2014 - June 2015Laboral Kutxa (Spain)
July 2015Brooklyn Nets (Summer League)
July 2015 - June 2016Laboral Kutxa (Spain)
July 2016Dallas Mavericks (Summer League)
July 2016 - presentXinjiang (China)
Articles about Darius Adams

July 4, 2015

A 6'2 scoring guard, Adams is trying to emulate David Logan and go from Division 2 Indianapolis right to the highest levels of professional basketball. And he's doing a bloody good job of it. In fact, he's already done it. A scoring machine, Adams has worked his way to the Spanish ACB in three short years after graduating. He led Division 2 in scoring as a senior with 23.2 points per game, followed it up with 18.9 points per game with Guaiqueries in Venezuela, followed that up with 19.3 points per game in the Ukraine with Kryvbasket, followed that with 18.0 points per game with Bremerhaven in Germany, and followed that up with 18.3 points per game with Nancy in France. There aren't many more levels to go up after that - Nancy were a Euroleague team this year - and after a mid-season move to the ACB and Laboral, Adams is now knocking on the NBA's door. Adams is not just a scorer - he's also a high assist guy, a very good rebounder for his size, and a decent defender with great hands. He's streaky as a shooter and takes some bad ones, but such hot streaks can be extremely hot, and although he is small and does little at the basket, his energy and dynamicism make him a pest on both ends. Adams is fast, athletic, energetic and relentlessly aggressive, and he is becoming one of the better American point guards not in the NBA. Be prepared for a LOT of turnovers, however.

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