#12 Small Forward

Kelly Oubre Jr.

Height / Weight
6' 6" / 203 lbs
Born
Dec 9, 1995 (27)
College
Kansas
NBA Draft
1st Round, 15th Overall, 2015
Nationality
American
SEASON STATS
2022-2023
PTS
20.2
+5.2
Rebounds
5.1
+1.1
Assists
1.2
+0.1
PER
18.47
-0.11
PLAYER INFO
Full Name: Kelly Oubre Jr.
Nickname: Wave Papi
Place of Birth: New Orleans, Louisiana
Education: Kansas
Parents: Kelly Oubre Sr. and Tonya Coleman
Spouse: Jasmine Sanders

Kelly Oubre Biography Details, Age, Net Worth, & Basketball Career

Kelly Oubre was born on December 9, 1995, in New Orleans Louisiana. After Hurricane Katrina in 2005, Oubre and his family moved to Richmond, Texas. He began playing high school basketball at George Bush High School. For his senior season, he transferred to Findlay Prep in Henderson, Nevada.

Oubre played college basketball at Kansas for one season before entering the 2015 NBA Draft. He was selected 15th overall by the Atlanta Hawks before being traded to the Washington Wizards. After three seasons, Oubre was traded to the Phoenix Suns in December of 2018. He signed a two-year $30 million extension with Phoenix in 2019. He suffered a knee injury in February of 2020 that ended his season.

Kelly Oubre Basketball Career

High School Career (Findlay Prep)

Kelly Oubre Jr. began playing high school basketball at George Bush High School in Fort Bend, Texas. For his senior season, Oubre transferred to Findlay Prep in Henderson, Nevada. In October of 2013, Oubre committed to Kansas for the 2014-2015 season.

College Career (Kansas Jayhawks)

Oubre earned All-Newcomer Team honors in the Big 12 in his freshman season at Kansas. He started 27 of 36 games and averaged 9.3 points, 5.0 rebounds and 1.1 steals per game. On April 1, 2015, Oubre declared for the 2015 NBA Draft, forgoing his final three years of eligibility.

NBA Career

The Atlanta Hawks drafted Oubre with the 15th overall pick of the 2015 NBA Draft. His rights were then traded to the Washington Wizards. On December 17, 2018, Oubre was traded to the Phoenix Suns, along with Austin Rivers, in exchange for Trevor Ariza.

Oubre scored a career-high 32 points on March 16, 2019. Five days later, he was ruled out for the rest of the season with a thumb injury. On July 16, 2019, Oubre signed a two-year deal worth $30 million with the Suns. In February, Oubre sustained a knee injury that sidelined him for weeks. He underwent knee surgery in March.

Kelly Oubre Net Worth, Salary, Endorsements & Career Earnings

Kelly Oubre has an estimated net worth of around $5 million. Oubre has earned a total of $24.9 million in his career. He is set to earn $15.6 million during the 2019-2020 season. Oubre signed a multi-year deal with Converse in 2018.

Kelly Oubre signed a two-year, $30 million deal with the Phoenix Suns in 2019.

Kelly Oubre Personal Life

Kelly Oubre was born in New Orleans, Louisiana to Kelly Oubre Sr. and Tonya Coleman. He has one brother and one sister. After Hurricane Katrina in 2005, his family moved to Texas. He is currently dating SI swimsuit model Jasmine Sanders. He has no children.

Kelly Oubre Fun Facts

  • Was a 2014 McDonald’s All-American
  • Survived Hurricane Katrina
  • Played at Findlay Prep alongside Nick Johnson
  • Left-handed
  • All-NBA Summer League Second Team honors (2016)
Career stats
2022-2023
CHA
2021-2022
CHA
2020-2021
GS
2019-2020
PHO
2018-2019
PHO
2017-2018
WAS
2016-2017
WAS
2015-2016
WAS
Season Team G MIN FG% 3P% FT% REB AST BLK STL PTS
2022-2023
35 32.6 42.1 30.8 71.4 5.1 1.2 0.4 1.5 20.2
2021-2022
76 26.2 44.0 34.5 66.7 4.0 1.1 0.4 1.0 15.0
2020-2021
55 30.7 43.9 31.6 69.5 6.0 1.3 0.8 1.0 15.4
2019-2020
56 34.5 45.2 35.2 78.0 6.4 1.5 0.7 1.3 18.7
2018-2019
69 28.0 44.5 32.0 77.5 4.7 1.2 0.9 1.2 15.2
2017-2018
81 27.5 40.3 34.1 82.0 4.5 1.2 0.4 1.0 11.8
2016-2017
79 20.3 42.0 28.7 75.8 3.3 0.6 0.2 0.7 6.3
2015-2016
63 10.7 42.7 31.6 63.3 2.1 0.2 0.1 0.3 3.7
Recent Games
Thu 12/29
Mon 12/26
Fri 12/23
Wed 12/21
Mon 12/19
Sun 12/18
Fri 12/16
Wed 12/14
Sun 12/11
Fri 12/9
Date Opp RESULT MIN PTS OR DR REB AST STL BLK TO
Thu 12/29
W 113-121
13 6 0 1 1 0 0 1 1
Mon 12/26
L 113-124
33 15 3 2 5 1 0 0 2
Fri 12/23
W 134-130
30 19 1 4 5 1 0 0 2
Wed 12/21
L 105-126
28 13 1 1 2 2 3 0 1
Mon 12/19
W 125-119
38 31 1 8 9 1 1 1 4
Sun 12/18
L 115-119
34 16 0 1 1 2 2 0 0
Fri 12/16
L 125-106
30 16 2 5 7 1 0 1 1
Wed 12/14
L 141-134
39 28 1 7 8 1 3 1 1
Sun 12/11
L 113-131
36 29 1 2 3 1 2 1 2
Fri 12/9
L 121-102
37 22 2 2 4 1 2 1 1