Fred Van Vleet
Basketball player profile
Fred Van Vleet
Date of birth: Feb 25, 1994
Height:1m77 / 5-10
Nationality :United States
2019-2020 Regular Season
Fred Van Vleet Averages in NBA
Fred Van Vleet through the years
Fred Van Vleet Career Bests: Points
Fred Van Vleet scores a career high 34 points (2019)
On October 10, 2019, Fred Van Vleet set his career high in points in a NBA game. That day he scored 34 points in Toronto Raptors's home win against New Orleans Hornets, 130-122. He also had 5 rebounds, 7 assists, 2 steals. He shot 7/11 from two, 5/7 from three, shooting at 66.7% from the field. He also shot 5/6 from the free-throw line.
Fred Van Vleet Career Bests: Rebounds
Fred Van Vleet grabs a career high 7 rebounds (2019)
On January 01, 2019, Fred Van Vleet tied his career high in rebounds in a NBA game. That day he grabbed 7 rebounds in Toronto Raptors's home win against Sacramento Kings, 120-105. He also had 19 points, 7 assists, 1 steal and and 1 block.
Fred Van Vleet Career Bests: Assists
Fred Van Vleet gives a career high 14 assists (2018)
On December 12, 2018, Fred Van Vleet set his career high in assists in a NBA game. That day he dished 14 assists in Toronto Raptors's road win against LA Clippers, 99-123. He also had 5 points, 6 rebounds.
Fred Van Vleet Career Bests: Steals
Fred Van Vleet has a career high 7 steals (2019)
On November 11, 2019, Fred Van Vleet set his career high in steals in a NBA game. That day he reached 7 steals in Toronto Raptors's road win against Orlando Magic, 83-90. He also had 22 points, 5 rebounds, and 4 assists.
Fred Van Vleet Career Bests: Blocks
Fred Van Vleet blocks a career high 3 shots (2018)
On January 01, 2018, Fred Van Vleet set his career high in blocks in a NBA game. That day he went for 3 blocks in Toronto Raptors's road win against Atlanta Hawks, 93-108. He also had 19 points, 7 rebounds, and 5 assists.
Fred Van Vleet Career Bests: Efficiency
Fred Van Vleet records a career high 39 efficiency rating (2019)
On October 10, 2019, Fred Van Vleet set his career high in efficiency in a NBA game. That day he accomplished 39 efficiency in Toronto Raptors's home win against New Orleans Hornets, 130-122. He also had 34 points, 5 rebounds, and 7 assists.
Fred Van Vleet's Basketball Journey
Fredderick Edmond VanVleet, better known as Fred VanVleet, was born on February 25, 1994, in Rockford (Illinois). He is the son of Susan VanVleet and Joe Danforth, and the brother of Alexis, Aaliyah, Darnell, J.D. and Tre.
The point guard who made a name for himself while playing for Wichita State Basketball (NCAA) between 2012 and 2016. Teaming up with future NBAers Ron Baker and then Landry Shamet, he averaged 10.2 points, 4.5 assists and 1.6 steals in 141 games.
From the G League to an NBA Trophy
VanVleet was not drafted and made his way to the NBA starting in the D League (now G League) before finding a role in the Toronto Raptors roster during the 2017-2018 season. He became an impact player in the Toronto Raptors lineup in 2018-2019, playing 27.5 minutes per game and starting 28 times. He had a great run in the 2019 NBA Finals and became a champion as the Raptors defeated the Golden State Warriors in six games.
Facts about Fred VanVleet's life
- Fred Manning, VanVleet's dad, was shot to death when his son was 5 years old.
- VanVleet's stepfather is a veteran police officer that trained Fred in an effort to keep him out of trouble.
- VanVleet played 4 years of college at Wichita State
- His childhood made VanVleet a tough, TOUGH, basketball player. He even lost a tooth after drawing a hard foul in the 2019 NBA Finals. He came back into the game despite the injury!
- As of October 2019, VanVleet had already made more than 10 million dollars in NBA salary. And he was about to make $9,000,000 for the 2019-2020 season. Not bad for an undrafted point guard that played in the G League !
- Fred VanVleet is on Instagram. You can follow him @fredvanvleet.
- Fred VanVleet jersey number is 23.