#8 | Point Guard – 6’2, 188lbs | Big3 League
Mike James is a 6’2″ Point Guard who currently plays in the Big3 League currently, previously played in the NBA with the Dallas Mavericks . This was Mike’s 11th NBA season and he holds career averages of 11 PPG, 3.7 APG and 2.0 RPG. A terrific scorer, Mike is also known for his aggressive defense. With the 2003-2004 NBA champion Detroit Pistons, Mike and teammate Lindsey Hunter were referred to as the “Pit Bulls” for their aggressive defensive play off the bench. In Toronto, Mike would transition into a primary scorer, becoming the first undrafted NBA player to average 20 ppg in a season. Known as one of the hardest working players in the NBA, Mike’s versatile personality has led to penning an advice column in Slam Magazine. He is also a featured player in EA Sports NBA Street Vol 3, and has participated in numerous other marketing campaigns and publicity opportunities. Along with his wife Angela, Mike runs The Mike James Scholarship Foundation which provides underpriviledged students scholarships to attend college. Mikes spends his time in the off season with his family in Houston, Texas.