16 Facts About Spencer Hawes


Spencer Mason Hawes was born on April 28,1988 and is an American former professional basketball player.

FactSnippet No. 1,949,480

Spencer Hawes was selected by the Sacramento Kings in the 2007 NBA draft and is the nephew of Steve Hawes, a retired NBA player.

FactSnippet No. 1,949,481

Spencer Hawes might have entered the 2006 NBA Draft had the NBA not enacted a new rule requiring players to wait a year after their class graduates from high school.

FactSnippet No. 1,949,482

Spencer Hawes was named 2006 Gatorade Boys Basketball Washington Player of the Year and Seattle Times player of the year.

FactSnippet No. 1,949,483

Spencer Hawes was nicknamed the Scheme because of how he would impact the game no matter if it was pumping his team up or hitting a late shot to win the game.

FactSnippet No. 1,949,484

Spencer Hawes attended and played at the University of Washington, where his uncle, Steve, and his father, Jeff, both played basketball.

FactSnippet No. 1,949,485

Spencer Hawes set a school record for freshmen with 461 points, despite missing one game due to a left ankle sprain.

FactSnippet No. 1,949,486

Spencer Hawes scored 20 or more points nine times, while posting three double-doubles.

FactSnippet No. 1,949,487

Spencer Hawes was projected to go as high as fifth overall to the Celtics to as low as twelfth overall to the 76ers.

FactSnippet No. 1,949,488

Spencer Hawes was drafted by the Sacramento Kings with the 10th overall pick in the 2007 NBA draft.

FactSnippet No. 1,949,489

Spencer Hawes' numbers went up in every major statistical category, at 11.

FactSnippet No. 1,949,490

On March 16,2013, Spencer Hawes recorded 18 points, 16 rebounds, 8 assists and 7 blocks in a win against the Indiana Pacers.

FactSnippet No. 1,949,491

On February 20,2014, Spencer Hawes was traded to the Cleveland Cavaliers in exchange for Earl Clark, Henry Sims and two future second-round picks.

FactSnippet No. 1,949,492

On June 15,2015, Spencer Hawes was traded, along with Matt Barnes, to the Charlotte Hornets in exchange for Lance Stephenson.

FactSnippet No. 1,949,493

On February 2,2017, Spencer Hawes was traded, along with Roy Hibbert, to the Milwaukee Bucks in exchange for Miles Plumlee.

FactSnippet No. 1,949,494

Spencer Hawes finished the game with 16 points, two shy of his season high, and eight rebounds in 17 minutes.

FactSnippet No. 1,949,495