#12 Small Forward

Joe Harris

Height / Weight
6' 6" / 220 lbs
Born
Sep 6, 1991 (31)
College
Virginia
NBA Draft
2nd Round, 33rd Overall, 2014
Nationality
American
SEASON STATS
2022-2023
PTS
7.2
-4.1
Rebounds
2.8
-1.2
Assists
1.8
+0.8
PER
8.83
-3.07
PLAYER INFO
Full Name: Joe Harris
Nickname: Joey Moses, Sasquatch
Place of Birth: Chelan, Washington
Education: Virginia
Parents: Joseph and Alice Harris
Spouse: Ina Browning

Joe Harris Biography Details, Age, Net Worth, and Basketball Career

Joe Harris was born in Chelan, Washington on September 6th, 1991. He played high school basketball at Chelan High and was coached by his father. Harris ended his high school career as the Washington Class 1A all-time leading scorer. Originally committed to Washington State, Harris followed coach Tony Bennett to play at the University of Virginia.

Known as a great three-point shooter, Harris was drafted by the Cleveland Cavaliers with the 33rd overall pick in the 2014 NBA Draft. Harris now plays for the Brooklyn Nets. He was the 2019 NBA 3-Point Champion.

Joe Harris Basketball Career

High School Career (Chelan High)

Harris played his high school basketball at Chelan High and was coached by his father. His junior year, he averaged 24.7 points, 8.5 rebounds, 4.3 assists and 2.7 steals per game. He was named Class 1A Player of the Year. 

During his senior season, Harris led his team to fifth place in the Class 1A state tournament after finishing with a 26-2 record. He averaged 26.6 points, 8.0 rebounds, 4.6 assists, 4.4 steals and 1.6 blocks per game. He was named Washington Mr. Basketball and the AP Class 1A Player of the Year (second time). He finished his high school career with 452 assists, 699 rebounds, 282 steals and a Class 1A state record 2,399 points.

College Career (Virginia)

Considered a three-star recruit out of high school, Harris was recruited by Tony Bennett when he was the coach at Washington State. When Bennett went to Virginia, Harris switched commitment to join Bennet at Virginia. 

Harris didn’t play much during his freshman season but began to become a big part of the Cavaliers plans as his college career progressed. Entering his senior season, Harris was on the preseason Wooden Award watch list. He led the Cavaliers to their first outright ACC regular-season title since 1981, their first tournament title since 1976 and their first Sweet Sixteen appearance since 1995.

NBA Career

Harris was drafted by the Cleveland Cavaliers with the 33rd overall pick of the 2014 NBA Draft. He was part of the Cavaliers team that made the NBA Finals during his rookie season. On January 5, 2016, Harris underwent season-ending surgery to remove an extra bone in his right foot. A week later, he was traded to the Orlando Magic. He was immediately waived by the Magic.

On July 19th, 2016, Harris signed with the Brooklyn Nets. He injured his shoulder in April of 2017 and was ruled out for the remainder of the season. He re-signed with the Nets in July of 2018. He won the NBA 3-Point Contest in February of 2019.

Joe Harris Net Worth, Salary, Endorsements & Career Earnings

Harris has earned a total of just over $20 million in six NBA seasons. He is set to become a UFA following the 2019-2020 NBA season. He has an estimated net worth of $2 million. He will earn a total of $7.7 million during the 2019-2020 NBA season. 

Joe Harris signed a two-year, $16 million deal with the Brooklyn Nets in 2018.

Joe Harris Personal Life

Harris was born and raised in Chelan, Washington. He has three sisters. Harris played high school basketball at Chelan High and was coached by his father. His girlfriend's name is Ina Browning.

Awards & Achievements

Awards and Honors by Type:
1 x NBA Three-Point Contest champion
2019
Awards and Honors by Year:
2019
NBA Three-Point Contest champion

Joe Harris Fun Facts

  • Good friends with former Cleveland Cavaliers teammate Matthew Dellavedova.
  • Wears a fluorescent green band around his left wrist to honor late cousin Tricia Haerling.
  • Has held the Joe Harris Basketball Camp every summer at Chelan High since 2015.
  • Member of the “Starting Five” with the goal to raise $225,000 through Hoops2O to fund five wells in East Africa.
  • Originally committed to Washington State before Virginia.
  • Washington Class 1A all-time leading scorer.
Career stats
2022-2023
BKN
2021-2022
BKN
2020-2021
BKN
2019-2020
BKN
2018-2019
BKN
2017-2018
BKN
2016-2017
BKN
2015-2016
CLE
2014-2015
CLE
Season Team G MIN FG% 3P% FT% REB AST BLK STL PTS
2022-2023
19 24.5 35.8 32.3 60.0 2.8 1.8 0.3 0.4 7.2
2021-2022
14 29.8 45.2 46.6 83.3 4.0 1.0 0.1 0.5 11.3
2020-2021
69 31.0 50.5 47.5 77.8 3.6 1.9 0.2 0.7 14.1
2019-2020
69 30.8 48.6 42.4 71.9 4.3 2.1 0.2 0.6 14.5
2018-2019
76 30.2 50.0 47.4 82.7 3.8 2.4 0.2 0.5 13.7
2017-2018
78 25.3 49.1 41.9 82.7 3.3 1.6 0.3 0.4 10.8
2016-2017
52 21.9 42.5 38.5 71.4 2.8 1.0 0.2 0.6 8.2
2015-2016
5 3.0 25.0 25.0 0.0 0.6 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.6
2014-2015
51 9.7 40.0 36.9 60.0 0.8 0.5 0.0 0.1 2.7
Recent Games
Sun 11/27
Fri 11/25
Wed 11/23
Tue 11/22
Sun 11/20
Thu 11/17
Tue 11/15
Sun 11/13
Sat 11/12
Wed 11/9
Date Opp RESULT MIN PTS OR DR REB AST STL BLK TO
Sun 11/27
W 97-111
16 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Fri 11/25
L 117-128
12 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0
Wed 11/23
W 112-98
14 3 0 2 2 1 0 0 0
Tue 11/22
L 106-115
23 3 0 2 2 0 0 0 1
Sun 11/20
W 115-127
28 13 0 2 2 3 1 1 0
Thu 11/17
W 109-107
33 15 0 3 3 4 0 1 3
Tue 11/15
L 121-153
20 4 0 1 1 1 0 0 1
Sun 11/13
L 103-116
31 10 0 5 5 0 0 0 1
Sat 11/12
W 110-95
31 7 0 2 2 3 1 0 1
Wed 11/9
W 85-112
31 10 0 4 4 1 1 0 1