Mini-Profile: Jose Calderon

Jose Calderon of Spain and now the Detroit Pistons

Jose Calderon of Spain and now the Detroit Pistons

In the first of a new series, Jose Calderon is the first to be profiled ahead of his debut with Detroit.

Twitter: @josemcalderon8

Bio:

Age- 31 (28/09/81)

Position- Point Guard

Height- 6’3″

Nationality- Spanish

Previous Teams- Toronto Raptors (2005-2013)

Season Highs:

Points- 23 (v Cleveland 18/12/12)

Assists- 18 (v Orlando 18/11/12)

3pt made- 5 (v Miami 23/01/13)

20+ Points- 4 (v Utah, Milwaulkee, Cleveland and LA Lakers)

10+ Assists- 12 (Most recent v Philadelphia 09/01/13)

Double-Doubles- 7 (Most recent 14p,11a v Philadelphia 09/01/13)

Triple-Doubles- 2 (13p,10r,10a v Indiana 13/11/12 & 18p,10r,14a v Houston 16/12/12)

Career Highs:

Points- 30 (v LA Lakers 12/02/12)

Points Per Game Average- 12.8 (Toronto 2008-09)

Assists- 19 (v Chicago 29/03/09 & v Minnesota 04/02/11 )

Honours

Olympic Silver Medallist in 2008 and 2012 (Spain)

World Championship Winner in 2006 (Spain)

European Championship Winner in 2011 (Spain)

European Championship Silver Medallist in 2003 and 2007 (Spain)

Holds Franchise record for most assists for Toronto

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