Joe Harris, born on September 6, 1991) is an American professional basketball player with a height of 198cm and a wingspan of 198cm. He is a shooting guard.
Location: G-F (No. 12)
Height: 1.98 meters / 6 feet 6
Team: Brooklyn Nets
School: University of Virginia
Draft: 2nd round 3rd pick in 2014
Salary this season: $16.07 million
In 2010, Joe Harris entered the University of Virginia and represented the University of Virginia in college basketball. Harris played a total of 135 games at the University of Virginia, averaging 12.5 points, 3.7 rebounds and 1.8 assists. And ranked 11th in the University of Virginia team history scoring list with 1698 points. A total of 263 three-pointers were made, ranking second in the history of the University of Virginia in three-pointers with a 40.7% three-pointer percentage.
Joe Harris is a precise shooter with quick jump shots, a tough style of play, and a very active defense. High basketball IQ, unselfish style of play, superior physique, but average athletic ability. He is also a rare three-point shooter, which is very in line with the requirements for shooters in the small ball era.
In the 2014 NBA draft, Joe Harris was selected by the Cleveland Cavaliers with the 33rd overall pick in the second round. On July 25, 2014, the Cavaliers and Joe Harris officially signed a contract with a three-year contract worth $2.33 million. In 2019, he won the NBA All-Star Three-Point Contest. In August of the same year, he was selected into the 12-man roster of the US men’s basketball team. On November 21, 2020, Joe Harris renewed his contract with the Nets with a 4-year $75 million contract.