[23] On November 9, 2014, he scored a season-high 15 points on 5-of-6 shooting in a 105–96 loss to the Miami Heat.[24]. [54] Crowder has seven siblings. He committed to South Georgia Technical College, a college in Americus, Georgia. [33] On March 14, he was ruled out for two weeks with a right ankle sprain. Crowder joined the starting lineup and played a whopping 45 minutes with Devin Booker (hamstring) out of action. Besides his chiseled physique, Crowder is known for his shoulder-length … [2], After his season with the Howard Hawks, Crowder transferred to Marquette University, selecting the Golden Eagles over UNLV, Georgia Tech, Texas Tech and Illinois State, among others. ... His career took off in junior college, first the “other” Georgia Tech and then Howard College … [46] On March 9, 2018, he scored a season-high 22 points in a 95–78 win over the Memphis Grizzlies. Liz Loza & Matt Harmon. © 2020 ESPN Enterprises, Inc. All rights reserved. ", Reports: Jae Crowder returning to Celtics for five years, $35 million, "Millsap scores 15 in 4th quarter, Hawks rally past Celtics", "Crowder's career-high 25 lead Celtics over Nets, 103-94", "Thomas, Celtics snap 4-game skid with 103-94 win over Pacers", Celtics Anticipate Difficult Stretch Without Crowder, "Aminu leads Trail Blazers to 116-109 win over Celtics", "Thomas scores 25, Celtics fight off Nets 122-117", "Thompson, Durant lead Warriors to 104-88 win over Celtics", "Celtics win in Detroit on Horford's follow in final seconds", "Crowder helps lift Celtics past Nets 98-95", "Thomas scores 30, Celtics beat Heat 112-108 for 4th straight", "Thomas' 33, Celtics' 3s too much for Wizards in 123-111 win", "Cavaliers acquire Isaiah Thomas, Jae Crowder, Ante Zizic and the Brooklyn Nets' 2018 Unprotected First Round Pick", "Cavs add 2nd-round pick from Celtics to complete Kyrie Irving-Isaiah Thomas trade", "Jazz Acquire Jae Crowder and Derrick Rose in Three-Team Trade", "Mitchell has 27 points, Jazz beat the Blazers 115-96", "Crowder has season-high 22, Jazz beat Grizzlies 95-78", "Westbrook scores 45; Thunder beat Jazz to avoid elimination", "Leonard scores career-high 45, Raptors beat Jazz 122-116", "Memphis Grizzlies acquire Grayson Allen, Jae Crowder, Kyle Korver, draft rights to Darius Bazley and future first round draft pick from Utah Jazz", "Jae Crowder sinks buzzer-beating 3-pointer to lift Grizzlies over Nets for first win of the season", "HEAT Acquire Andre Iguodala, Jae Crowder & Solomon Hill", "Jae Crowder Told His Mom He'd Been Traded to Cleveland Five Minutes Before She Died", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Jae_Crowder&oldid=999473083, All-American college men's basketball players, Basketball players from Georgia (U.S. state), Marquette Golden Eagles men's basketball players, Sportspeople from the Atlanta metropolitan area, Pages using infobox basketball biography with unsupported parameters, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, Career statistics and player information from, This page was last edited on 10 January 2021, at 10:36. [49], On July 6, 2019, the Memphis Grizzlies acquired Crowder from the Jazz as part of a package for Mike Conley Jr.[50] On October 27, Crowder hit the game-winning buzzer beating three-pointer to defeat the Brooklyn Nets 134–133 in overtime.[51]. Jae Crowder came to Miami via trade on February 6, and then helped the Heat march the NBA Finals in the Bubble. Marquette. Shown above is a photo of Jae Crowder when he played at South Georgia Technical College in Americus, GA. In the final game he registered 27 points and 12 rebounds in an 85–80 overtime victory against Three Rivers Community College. [53], Crowder is known for his good all around-play and his positional flexibility. [2], After finishing his college career, Jae Crowder decided to enter the 2012 NBA draft, where he was projected to be a second round draft pick. Feb 6, 2020 - Jae Crowder was acquired by the Miami Heat, along with Solomon Hill, Andre Iguodala and a TPE, from the Memphis Grizzlies in exchange for James Johnson, Dion Waiters and Justise Winslow. Jae Crowder didn’t just draw the ire of the Knicks for his controversial late steal, he caught the attention of ESPN analyst Tim Legler. [34] He returned to action on March 31 against the Portland Trail Blazers after missing eight games. [7], For the 2011–2012 season, Crowder averaged 17.5 points and 8.4 rebounds per game. [19] On February 27, 2014, Crowder was assigned to the Texas Legends of the NBA Development League. After his junior college eligibility ended, he transferred to Marquette. On July 27, 2015, Crowder re-signed with the Celtics to a reported five-year, $35 million contract. His stellar play earned him a spot in coach Rick Carlisle's rotation. He’s got a natural motor and a natural, real, pure basketball energy. [36] He appeared in the team's first four games of the season, but then missed eight straight games with a sprained left ankle.