Timothy Duane Hardaway Jr. is an American professional basketball player who last played for the Atlanta Hawks of the National Basketball Association.
The National Basketball Association is the pre-eminent men's professional basketball league in North America, and is widely considered to be the premier men's professional basketball league in the world.
Basketball is a sport, generally played by two teams of five players on a rectangular court.
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He played college basketball for the Michigan Wolverines and declared for the NBA draft after his junior season for the national runner-up 2012–13 team.
The NBA draft is an annual event dating back to 1947 in which the thirty teams from the National Basketball Association can draft players who are eligible and wish to join the league.
The history of basketball is traced back to a YMCA International Training School, known today as Springfield College, located in Springfield, Massachusetts.
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Hardaway was selected with the 24th overall pick in the 2013 NBA draft by the New York Knicks.
The New York Knickerbockers, commonly referred to as the Knicks, are an American professional basketball team based in New York City.
The 2013 NBA draft was held on June 27, 2013, at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York.
He is the son of former NBA All-Star Tim Hardaway.
Timothy Duane Hardaway Sr. is an American retired basketball player, currently serving as an assistant coach for the Detroit Pistons of the National Basketball Association.
As a freshman during the 2010–11 NCAA Division I men's basketball season, he earned four Big Ten Conference Freshman of the Week awards, including three in the final four weeks during which he averaged over 20 points a game to help the 2010–11 team to climb up to fourth in the 2010–11 Big Ten Conference men's basketball season standings.
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The 2010–11 Big Ten Conference men's basketball season marks the continuation of the annual tradition of competitive basketball among Big Ten Conference members that began in 1904.
The Big Ten Conference, formerly Western Conference and Big Nine Conference, is the oldest Division I collegiate athletic conference in the United States.
He was an honorable mention All-Big Ten selection and a unanimous Big Ten All-Freshman team selection following the season.
He established the Michigan freshman record for single-season three-point shots made.
He was a 2011 Collegeinsider.com Freshmen All-America selection and participated as a member of Team USA in the 2011 FIBA Under-19 World Championship.
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The FIBA Under-19 Basketball World Cup is a men's under-19 only basketball competition organized by the International Basketball Federation.
The 2011 FIBA Under-19 World Championship was hosted by Latvia from June 30 to July 10, 2011.
As a sophomore for the 2011–12 team, he earned the 2011–12 All-Big Ten 3rd team recognition.
He earned 2012–13 All-Big Ten recognition.