Rudy Gay

Basketball Player
Born Aug 17, 1986

Rudy Carlton Gay, Jr. is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Toronto Raptors of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played collegiately at the University of Connecticut before turning pro.

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1986 Birth Born on August 17, 1986.


During his first season at Connecticut, Gay was a co-winner (with Jeff Green of Georgetown University) of the 2005 Big East Conference Freshman of the Year award. … Read More
Gay, widely regarded as one of the top future NBA prospects, announced on April 17 that he would enter the 2006 NBA Draft. … Read More


2007 20 Years Old In 2007–2008, Gay's second season, he averaged 20.1 points and 6.2 rebounds per game; After Pau Gasol was traded to the Los Angeles Lakers during the season, he became the team's leading scorer. … Read More
2008 21 Years Old After his invitation to the 2008 Slam Dunk Contest, Gay and YouTube teamed up for the Rudy Gay Slam Dunk Contest promotion, in which he asked fans to upload footage of their best dunks for him to attempt during the contest. … Read More
2009 22 Years Old 1 More Event
He was invited to participate in a second dunk contest during the 2009 All-Star Weekend, but was replaced by J.R. Smith due to injuries.
2010 23 Years Old 1 More Event
On July 1, 2010, Gay re-signed with the Memphis Grizzlies for a contract worth $82 million over 5 years.
2011 24 Years Old 1 More Event
On March 22, 2011 it was announced Gay would undergo season-ending surgery to repair a left shoulder subluxation sustained during a February 15, 2011 game versus the Philadelphia 76ers. … Read More
On January 31, 2012, Gay tied Shane Battier as the franchise’s all-time steals leader (523 steals) while playing against the Denver Nuggets. … Read More
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