Richard Jefferson

Richard Jefferson (CLE) “RJ” nike

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cavsForward: 6’7, 233 lbs; 17th year, Arizona 

NBA Role: veteran wing • Salty DOG

Richard Jefferson still has some juice left in his legs; since beginning his career way back when*, RJ’s crazy athleticism has always been boosted by an even better basketball IQ; these days, RJ’s an ideal vet to have coming off the bench – capable of hitting open threes & keeping his matchup at bay, while embracing whatever role comes his way; used to fly high amongst the league’s best athletes – trampoline calves led to above the rim flushes via feeds from Jason Kidd in the early ’00s; our inaugural Salty DOG of the Year (2016), RJ earned his title w/ CLE by providing hustle, energy, versatile defense and timely scoring on the wing

*2001 to be exact

Signature Shot: corner 3

(*factory setting*) NBA 2K17 Rating: 74


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Career: 12.8 points/game, 4 rebounds/game, 46% FG

NBA Champion (2016) LOB

Salty DOG of the Year (2016)

Avg. career-high 22.6 points/game (2007-08)

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