FORMER ARIZONA WILDCATS IN THE NBA PLAYOFFS
|Jerryd Bayless||G||Bucks||77||7.77||2.74||3.04||Former Arizona interim head coach Kevin O'Neill told Sports Radio 1290-AM this week that Bayless is the best player he's coached.|
|Will Bynum||G||Wizards||7||3.14||0.86||2.57||The former Arizona player who transferred to Georgia Tech played in the Chinese Basketball Association this season before signing with Washington on March 27.|
|Andre Iguodala||SF||Warriors||77||7.84||3.34||2.95||A potential Sixth Man of the Year winner in the NBA Iguodala often brings the ball up and facilitates Golden State's offense when Stephen Curry is on the bench.|
|Richard Jefferson||SF||Mavericks||74||5.84||2.47||0.82||Strong finish for Jefferson who averaged 15 points while starting the last four games. Connected on 47% of his shots from the field and 44% of his attempts from three-point range in that span.|
|Nick Johnson||SG||Rockets||28||2.64||1.39||0.39||On Houston's playoff roster as a point guard backup to former Arizona standout Jason Terry and Pablo Prigioni.|
|Jason Terry||G||Rockets||77||7.03||1.57||1.91||Wrist injury to starting guard Patrick Beverly created a starting role for Terry. He goes against the team he won an NBA title with — the Dallas Mavericks — in the opening round of the playoffs.|
|Chase Budinger||F||T'wolves||67||6.82||2.96||0.96||Came on strong at end of season posting a season-high 22 points against the Lakers on March 25.|
|Channing Frye||F-C||Magic||75||7.32||3.91||1.25||The Orlando Sentinel recently reported that Frye could be traded with three years left on his contract.|
|Aaron Gordon||F||Magic||47||5.17||3.60||0.17||Gordon will partake in the Orlando Pro Summer League after playing in only 47 games because of a foot injury.|
|Jordan Hill||PF||Lakers||70||12.01||7.94||1.47||Started career-high 57 games. May become free agent if Lakers opt to not pay him $9 million next season.|
|Solomon Hill||SF||Pacers||82||8.89||3.83||2.24||After playing in only 28 games as rookie Hill played in all 82 games this season. Started 78 of them.|
|Grant Jerrett||PF||Jazz||8||2.00||1.12||0.38||Played eight games with Utah after his trade from Oklahoma City and call up later from Idaho of the D-League. Under contract through 2017-18.|
|Derrick Williams||F||Kings||74||8.34||2.73||0.68||Reportedly will be a free agent after Sacramento does not tender him a qualifying offer of $8.7 million.|
Jason Terry averages 16.5 points in 93 playoff games in his 16-year NBA career.
"When I set out to come to Houston, it was for this moment right here." – Jason Terry on starting the playoffs. pic.twitter.com/k2OjUvzmA6
Jerryd Bayless returns to his third NBA playoffs, last going with Memphis in 2012-13.
Andre Iguodala having fun in his fifth consecutive year in the playoffs. He averages 14.2 points and 5.8 rebounds a game in 48 playoff games.
Andre Iguodala got T'ed up for mocking the official then did his own traveling dance. This is awesome https://t.co/xCkXUTJkW8
Will rookie Nick Johnson show off an NBA championship ring at his basketball camp?
Everybody go sign up for my kids camp this summer pic.twitter.com/8Xy0fxgpVd
Richard Jefferson, a 14-year veteran, has played the most NBA playoff games — 101 — among the former Wildcats in the postseason.
Three players — Terry (1995-99 at Arizona), Jefferson (1998-2001) and Johnson (2011-14) — will be involved in the same series to start the NBA playoffs.