Carlos Boozer

Basketball Player

Carlos Austin Boozer, Jr. is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Chicago Bulls of the National Basketball Association (NBA). As a member of the Team USA, Boozer won an Olympic bronze medal at the 2004 Summer Olympics and an Olympic gold medal at the 2008 Summer Olympics.… Read More

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Carlos Boozer.


1981 Birth Born on November 20, 1981.


2001 19 Years Old 1 More Event
Boozer was a two-time member of the PARADE All-American high school basketball team, leading the Juneau-Douglas Crimson Bears to back-to-back state titles. He was recruited by many top-tier collegiate basketball programs, including St. John's and UCLA, but Boozer elected to play for coach Mike Krzyzewski at Duke University, helping the team win the 2001 NCAA championship.


2002 20 Years Old 1 More Event
In April 2002, Boozer declared for the NBA draft, foregoing his final year of college eligibility.
On July 30, 2004, Boozer officially signed with the Jazz. … Read More
2005 23 Years Old As the 2005–06 NBA season began, Boozer was still recovering from injury, and then aggravated a hamstring, causing him to miss the first half of that season as well. … Read More
2006 24 Years Old 1 More Event
Boozer got off to a strong start in the 2006–07 season, winning the Western Conference Player of the Week Award and helping the Jazz to win eleven of their first twelve games. … Read More
2007 25 Years Old 1 More Event
In an April 23, 2007 game against the Houston Rockets (game two of the first round of the 2007 playoffs), Boozer scored 41 points, tying the career high he had set a month earlier on March 26 (vs. the Washington Wizards). … Read More
He registered his first career triple-double against the Seattle SuperSonics on February 13, 2008, with 22 points, 11 rebounds, and 10 assists. … Read More
However, when the deadline for choosing free agency or opting into the remaining year came, he surprised many by opting in for the 2009–10 season with the Jazz. … Read More
He played in 78 of 82 games and avoided injury, which boded well heading into the 2010 summer.


2012 30 Years Old Boozer rebounded with a healthy, solid 2012–13 season, averaging 16.2 points and 9.8 rebounds per game while playing in 79 games.
2014 32 Years Old 1 More Event
On July 15, 2014, Boozer was released by the Bulls via the amnesty clause.
2015 33 Years Old On February 4, 2015, he scored a season-high 28 points in a loss to the Milwaukee Bucks.
2016 34 Years Old On July 30, 2016, Boozer signed with Guangdong Southern Tigers of the Chinese Basketball Association.
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