Kidd with Darüşşafaka in November 2018
|No. 15 – Utah Jazz|
|Position||Small forward / Power forward|
|Born||March 18, 1992|
|Listed height||6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)|
|Listed weight||216 lb (98 kg)|
|NBA draft||2015 / Undrafted|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Stats at NBA.com|
|Stats at Basketball-Reference.com|
Stanton Kidd (born March 18, 1992) is an American professional basketball player for the Utah Jazz of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played college basketball for South Plains College, North Carolina Central University and Colorado State before playing professionally in Belgium, Germany and Turkey.
Early life and college career
Kidd attended Edmondson-Westside High School in Baltimore, Maryland, where he averaged 23 points, 12 rebounds, and six assists in his senior year, leading the Red Storm to their first-ever Baltimore City Division I championship. Kidd was named the team MVP his senior season and earned all-metro player honors.
Kidd played two seasons at South Plains College, one of the top junior college programs in the nation, helping the Texans win the 2011-12 National Junior College Athletic Association National Championship going a perfect 36-0.
On March 10, 2013, Kidd was named First-team All-Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference in his first season at North Carolina Central University. He was third in the MEAC in scoring (14.5 points per game), eighth in rebounding (6.9 boards per game), fifth in field goal percentage (55.3 percent).
In his senior year at Colorado State, he averaged 11.5 points, 5 rebounds and 1.8 assists per game.
Limburg United (2015–2016)
On July 27, 2015, Kidd started his professional career with the Belgian team Limburg United, signing a one-year deal. Kidd helped Limburg reach the 2016 Belgian League Semifinals where they eventually lost to Oostende.
Tigers Tübingen (2016–2017)
On July 21, 2016, Kidd signed with the German team Tigers Tübingen for the 2016–17 season. In 20 games played for Tübingen, Kidd averaged 12.8 points, 4.6 rebounds, 1.7 assists and 1.2 steals per game.
On July 21, 2017, Kidd signed a two-year deal with the Turkish team Darüşşafaka. On January 14, 2018, Kidd tied his career-high 24 points without missing a single shot, shooting 9-of-9 from the field, along with seven rebounds in a 98–65 win over Gaziantep. Kidd went on to win the 2018 EuroCup title with Darüşşafaka.
Utah Jazz (2019–present)
|GP||Games played||MPG||Minutes per game||FG%||Field goal percentage|
|3P%||3-point field goal percentage||FT%||Free throw percentage||RPG||Rebounds per game|
|APG||Assists per game||SPG||Steals per game||BPG||Blocks per game|
|PPG||Points per game||Bold||Career high||Led the league|
|†||Denotes seasons in which Kidd won the EuroCup|
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- "Darussafaka Basketbol Istanbul 98 at Royal Hali Gaziantep 65". RealGM.com. January 14, 2018. Retrieved December 29, 2018.
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- "Jazz sign William Howard and Stanton Kidd". NBA.com. July 17, 2019. Retrieved July 17, 2019.
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