WILSON CHANDLER

Wilson Chandler is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Denver Nuggets of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He has previously played for Zhejiang Guangsha of the Chinese Basketball Association and the NBA’s New York Knicks. He played college basketball at DePaul University for two years before declaring for the 2007 NBA Draft, where he was a first-round selection for the Knicks.

In 2011, Chandler was traded to the Denver Nuggets. During the NBA lockout that season, Chandler signed with the Zhejiang Guangsha Lions of the Chinese Basketball Association, scoring 43 points and 22 rebounds in his debut. He re-signed a five-year contract with the Nuggets in March 2012.

In 2007, Chandler entered into the NBA Draft and was drafted 23rd overall by the Knicks. He became a part of the team’s starting rotation in late 2008 and finished his second year with the team averaging 14.4 points and 5.4 rebounds per game. In the 2009-10 season, he improved to 15.3 points and 5.4 rebounds per game.

Born May 10, 1987, Wilson’s basketball career began at Benton Harbor High School in Michigan, where he received All-State mentions as a sophomore and junior. He was also named to the first team All-State by the Basketball Coaches Association of Michigan. He went on to play college basketball at DePaul University, where he was named Big East Rookie of the Week twice in his freshman year. As a sophomore, he was named to the Big East all second team. He finished his college career tenth on DePaul’s all-time list for blocked shots with 86.

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Kevin Durant recorded his 21st double-double of the season last night with 25 points and 15 rebounds. Willie Cauley-Stein had himself a night last night, putting up his first double-double of the season with 29 points and 10 rebounds. Wilson Chandler notched his 7th double-double of the season last night, scoring 18 points and 10 rebounds.
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Kevin Durant recorded his 250th career regular-season 30-point outing last night.screen-shot-2016-11-17-at-10-24-20-amWilson Chandler put up his first double-double of the season last night with 28 points and 11 rebounds.Phoenix Suns v Denver Nuggets
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During the Holiday season, Roc Nation clients like to give back to their communities. Keep reading to see how some artists and athletes have given back for #RocGiving:screen-shot-2016-11-18-at-12-26-23-pmNovember 5th in Philadelphia –Jaelen Strong distributed 100 turkeys to local Philadelphia residents and the Kitchen of Love. This was the second annual Jaelen Strong Turkey Giveaway in Philadelphia.skyrocgivingNovember 10th in Dallas – Skylar Diggins volunteered at North Texas Food Bank Warehouse with Feeding America sorting canned goods, assembling boxes of non-perishable items, as well as bagging produce.mayaeni-volunteer-121November 16th in Detroit - Mayaeni will volunteer with Feeding America and Gleaners Community Food Bank of Southeastern Michigan at their My Neighborhood Mobile Grocery. She will assist clients as they choose groceries.img-20161118-wa00002November 17th in Las Vegas - Roc Nation Latin's Victoria La Mala and Karen Rodriguez visited the James Clubhouse of the Boys & Girls Club of Southern Las Vegas to help serve food and talk with the kids and parents for the Club’s Pre-Thanksgiving.20161117_1409505November 17th in NYC - Rapsody volunteered with Feeding America to serve lunch at the Bowery Mission.img_3457November 17th in Boston - James Young took 15 homeless youth out for a Pre-Thanksgiving dinner at Not Your Average Joe’s and provided Jordan Brand backpacks and snapback hats.20161117_181722November 17th in New York - Davaughn, Roc Nation Latin's Mozart La Para and Mr Paradise, Rapsody, The LOX, and Roc Nation Sports' Junior Younan helped host a Pre-Thanksgiving dinner for 20 at-risk and homeless youth from Bronx Connect and SCO Independence Inn. Special thank you to NYY Steak, Ben’s Deli, and John Covelli for food donations.la-group-shotNovember 17th in Los Angeles - Samuel Larsen, Casey Veggies, DJ Reflex, Claudia Leitte, Deondre “Trakmatik” Collins, DOROTHY, Levi Carter,  Ludwig Goransson, Belly and Roc Nation Sports' Daniel Franco volunteered at the Los Angeles Regional Food Bank with Feeding America sorting and packaging food.img_5486 img_5471November 18th in Philadelphia - Meek Mill donated 150 turkeys to Bible Way Baptist Church for We Feed the Homeless Philly’s annual turkey drive.img_1307 img_1310November 19th in Benton Harbor - Wilson Chandler's Thanksgiving pantry bag distribution in Benton Harbor with the Second Baptist Church provided food to about 100 families in need. Special thanks to Campbell's.dsc_0403 dsc_0389November 21st in Denver - Wilson Chandler distributed pantry baskets in Denver in partnership with Montbello Recreation Center. Special thanks to Boston Market.img_9157-approvedNovember 22nd in Atlanta, GA - TIP handed out 500 turkeys and sides to families in need at the rap star’s 11th Annual Community Turkey Drive with Mayor Kasim Reed.

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November 22nd in Miami, FL - Rusney Castillo visited the Kendall Club of the Boys & Girls Club of Miami-Dade. He attended the Club’s pre-Thanksgiving potluck dinner.

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November 22nd in Detroit, MI - Henry Ellenson and Mike Gbinije joined the Detroit Pistons Thanksgiving Initiative to host a dinner for 400 families. They served food, interacted with families, and distributed turkeys.

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November 22nd in Detroit, MI - Big Sean partnered with Tarence Wheeler for an All-Star Turkey Giveaway at River Rouge High School—3,500 turkeys and all the fixings were distributed.

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November 23rd in Hamlet, NC - Melvin Ingram hosted a turkey giveaway in his hometown of Hamlet with the support of teammates Melvin Gordon and Casie Hayward. Ingram’s sister Callie was also on-site to help handout 125 turkeys.

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