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How Arizona Wildcats were faring in NBA before coronavirus crisis

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6 Wildcats were on track to make the playoffs

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The NBA season is currently on hold due to coronavirus concerns and it is unclear when, or if, it will resume. While we wait for good news, let’s take a look at how all the former Arizona Wildcats in the league were faring before everything came to a halt.

Note that this list only includes former UA players who have appeared in an NBA game this season. Kobi Simmons is under a two-way contract with the Charlotte Hornets, but has spent the entire season in the G League.

Aaron Gordon, Orlando Magic

  • Stats: 58 G, 33.0 MPG, 14.4 PPG, 7.6 RPG, 3.7 APG, 43.3 FG%, 30.91 3PT%, 67.5 FT%
  • Team record: 30-35, 8th in Eastern Conference
  • Contract status: In second year of four-year, $80 million contract
  • Year in league: 6

Lauri Markkanen, Chicago Bulls

  • Stats: 50 G, 29.8. MPG, 14.7 PPG, 6.3 RPG, 1.5 APG, 42.5 FG%, 34.4 3PT%, 82.4 FT%
  • Team record: 22-43, 11th in Eastern Conference
  • Contract status: In third year of three-year, $13.7 million contract (has $6.7M team option for 2020-21)
  • Year in league: 3

T.J. McConnell, Indiana Pacers

  • Stats: 63 G, 18.9 MPG, 6.5 PPG, 5.0 APG, 2.6 RPG, 0.7 SPG, 51.7 FG%, 33.3 3PT%, 83.3 FT%
  • Team record: 39-26, 5th in Eastern Conference
  • Contract status: In first year of two-year, $7 million contract
  • Year in league: 5

Deandre Ayton, Phoenix Suns

  • Stats: 30 G, 33.2 MPG. 19.0 PPG, 12.0 RPG, 1.9 APG, 1.7 BPG, 54.8 FG%, 76.9 FT%
  • Team record: 26-39, 13th in Western Conference
  • Contract status: In second year of three-year, $27 million contract (with $12.6M team option in 2021-22)
  • Year in league: 2

Solomon Hill, Miami Heat*

  • Stats: 54 G, 18.4 MPG, 5.4 PPG, 2.9 RPG, 40.3 FG%, 37.8 3PT%, 71.4 FT%
  • Team record: 41-24, 4th in Eastern Conference
  • Contract status: In final year of four-year, $48 million contract
  • Years in league: 7

*was acquired by the Heat from the Grizzlies at the trade deadline

Andre Iguodala, Miami Heat*

  • Stats: 14 G, 18.5 MPG, 4.4 PPG, 3.8 RPG, 2.0 APG, 0.6 SPG, 1.1 BPG, 49.0 FG%, 37.5 3PT%, 25.0 FT%
  • Team record: 41-24, 4th in Eastern Conference
  • Contract status: In final year of three-year, $48 million contract and signed two-year, $30 million extension with Heat (team option for 2021-22)
  • Year in league: 16

*was acquired by the Heat from the Grizzlies at the trade deadline

Rondae Hollis-Jefferson, Toronto Raptors

  • Stats: 52 G, 19.2 MPG, 7.2 PPG, 4.9 RPG, 1.7 APG, 0.8 SPG, 47.1 FG%, 11.8 3PT%, 73.6 FT%
  • Team record: 46-18, 2nd in Eastern Conference
  • Contract status: Signed one-year, $2.5 million contract
  • Year in league: 5

Stanley Johnson, Toronto Raptors

  • Stats: 20 G, 4.8 MPG, 1.2 PPG, 1.1 RPG, 25.8 FG%, 15.4 3PT%, 83.3 FT%
  • Team record: 46-18, 2nd in Eastern Conference
  • Contract status: In first year of two-year, $7.5 million contract (second year is player option)
  • Year in league: 5

Allonzo Trier, New York Knicks

  • Stats: 24 G, 12.1 MPG, 6.5 PPG, 1.2 RPG, 1.2 APG, 48.1 FG%, 35.8 3PT%, 79.1 FT%
  • Team record: 21-45, 12th in Eastern Conference
  • Contract status: In second year of two-year, $7 million contract
  • Year in league: 2

Kadeem Allen, New York Knicks

  • Stats: 10 G, 11.7 MPG, 5.0 PPG, 2.1 APG, 0.9 RPG, 0.5 SPG, 43.2 FG%, 31.3 FG%, 63.6 FT%
  • Team record: 21-45, 12th in Eastern Conference
  • Contract status: On two-way contract, spends most of season in G League
  • Year in league: 3