20 Facts About Miles Plumlee


Miles Christian Plumlee was born on September 1,1988 and is an American professional basketball player.


Miles Plumlee played four years of college basketball for the Duke Blue Devils, winning a national championship in 2010.


Miles Plumlee was selected with the 26th overall pick in 2012 NBA draft by the Indiana Pacers and went on to have a seven-year NBA career.


Miles Plumlee won an NBL championship with the Perth Wildcats in 2020.


Miles Plumlee attended Warsaw Community for his freshman, sophomore and junior seasons before transferring to Christ School after issues arose with the coach.


Miles Plumlee repeated his junior year while at Christ School.


Miles Plumlee was twice named to the NCISAA Private School all-state team and to the Asheville Citizen-Times All-Western North Carolina first team.


Miles Plumlee lettered in track in his senior year, setting a new school record in high jump.


Miles Plumlee finished the championship-winning season averaging 5.2 points and 4.9 rebounds in 16.4 minutes per game.


Miles Plumlee played a similar role in his junior campaign to that of his sophomore, contributing solid offense and defense for the team in limited playing time.


Miles Plumlee finished the season averaging 4.8 points and 4.9 rebounds in 17 minutes per game.


Miles Plumlee was selected with the 26th overall pick in 2012 NBA draft by his home team, the Indiana Pacers.


On July 27,2013, Miles Plumlee was traded to the Phoenix Suns alongside Gerald Green and a 2014 lottery protected first round draft pick in exchange for Luis Scola.


On February 19,2015, Miles Plumlee was acquired by the Milwaukee Bucks in a three-team trade involving the Suns and the Philadelphia 76ers.


On February 2,2017, Miles Plumlee was traded, along with cash considerations, to the Charlotte Hornets in exchange for Spencer Hawes and Roy Hibbert.


On June 20,2017, Miles Plumlee was traded, along with Marco Belinelli and the 41st overall pick in the 2017 NBA draft, to the Atlanta Hawks in exchange for Dwight Howard and the 31st overall pick in the 2017 NBA draft.


On March 11,2019, Miles Plumlee suffered a left knee injury during practice while working his way back following a non-surgical procedure on January 7.


On December 13,2019, Miles Plumlee signed with the Zhejiang Lions of the Chinese Basketball Association.


Miles Plumlee was released on January 2,2020, after appearing in seven games.


Miles Plumlee has three siblings: brothers, Mason and Marshall, and sister, Madeleine.