Originally Posted by Mr. Plow
Ahhh, memories. Speaking of which, whatever happened with Downs?
NBDL as of today.
Micah Philip Downs
(born September 8, 1986)
is an American professional basketball swingman
with the Maine Red Claws
of the NBA Development League
Downs is a former small forward
for the Kansas Jayhawks
, later transferring and graduating from Gonzaga University
. Downs was a member of the West Coast Conference
(WCC) All-Tournament Team in 2007 and 2009; in 2009 he was also the WCC All-Tournament MVP.
Downs was not drafted in the 2009 NBA Draft
. He participated in the 2009 Las Vegas NBA Summer League
as a member of the Phoenix Suns
In his first pro year in Croatia
playing for KK Zadar
, Downs averaged 7.6 points per game (ppg) in the NLB League
and 11.0 ppg in the Eurocup, while averaging over 50% field goal
shooting. After moving to the Leuven Bears
Downs averaged 12.4 points, 3.6 rebounds, and 1.3 assists per game.
In the 2010–11 season
Downs played for Ford Burgos
of the LEB Oro
. He finished in the All-LEB Oro team.
Downs participated in the 2010 Las Vegas NBA Summer League as a member of the Milwaukee Bucks
In July 2011, Downs agreed to terms with Assignia Manresa
, and averaged 13.4 ppg and 4 rebounds per game.
After his first season at Liga ACB
, Downs won the ACB Rising Star Award
On November 1, 2012, Downs signed with the Maine Red Claws
of the NBA D-League
On February 4, 2013, Downs was named to the Futures All-Star roster for the 2013 NBA D-League All-Star Game.