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Jayson Granger

Jayson Granger
Estudiantes
No. 15 –
Position Point guard
League Liga ACB
Euroleague
Personal information
Born (1989-09-15) September 15, 1989 (age 24)
Montevideo, Uruguay
Nationality Uruguayan / Italian
Listed height 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Listed weight 180 lb (82 kg)
Career information
Pro playing career 2006–present
Career history
2006–2013 CB Estudiantes
2013–present Unicaja Málaga

Jayson Granger (born September 15, 1989) is a Uruguayan professional basketball player for Unicaja Málaga in Spain's Liga ACB. At 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in), Granger plays point guard.

Professional career

Granger played at the Cordón youth teams in Montevideo. In 2006 he moved to Estudiantes.

At the age of 22, he jointed the Uruguayan national team for the South American Basketball Championship, where the team finished 3rd and he scored an average of 5.4 rebounds per match.

Granger also holds Italian citizenship.

He will play for the Boston Celtics in the 2013 Orlando Summer League.[1] On July 17, 2013, he signed a contract with Unicaja Málaga, after Estudiantes failed to match the offer.[2]

Personal life

His father was a former American basketball player, being born and raised in Montevideo, Uruguay. Granger, also has an older brother, Jeff Jr., that was a fine player at Hampton University.

References

External links

  • Profile at Eurobasket.com
  • ACB.com Profile

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