Write & Earn
Notifications

DeMar DeRozan Biography & Latest News

DeMar DeRozan Biography

DeMar Darnell DeRozan is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Toronto Raptors in the National Basketball Association. DeRozan attended Compton High School and was ranked as one of the top college recruits in the nation from the class of 2008. DeRozan's achievements on the court in his senior year saw him earn First Team Parade All-America honors and First Team Best in the West honors. In his first game for the Trojans, DeRozan scored a team-high 21 points with seven rebounds in an exhibition game against Azusa Pacific. His efforts in the tournament saw him earn First Team Pac-10 All-Freshman honors in addition to being named Pac-10 Tournament MVP. On April 8, 2009, DeRozan announced he would enter the 2009 NBA Draft and forgo his final three years of eligibility at USC. On June 25, 2009, DeRozan was selected ninth overall by the Toronto Raptors in the 2009 NBA Draft. On July 9, 2009, DeRozan was signed to a rookie scale contract by the Raptors.

DeMar DeRozan Latest News & Articles

2016 Rio Olympics basketball: USA plays Rock-Paper-Scissors and defeats China
2016 Rio Olympics basketball: USA plays Rock-Paper-Scissors and defeats China
Here's how two of the Team USA stars played a game within a game while defeating China.
USA Olympics Basketball Team 2016 Preview: Match time, Squad, Group Analysis & Prediction
USA Olympics Basketball Team 2016 Preview: Match time, Squad, Group Analysis & Prediction
USA's squad, schedule at Rio 2016 and how far they can go. Will they win the gold medal yet again?
2016 Rio Olympics Team USA Basketball Team Preview: SWOT Analysis
2016 Rio Olympics Team USA Basketball Team Preview: SWOT Analysis
Here's a preview of the Team USA basketball team, detailing their strengths and weaknesses and the opportunities and threats facing them.
7 NBA teams which could upset the Golden State Warriors/Cleveland Cavaliers
7 NBA teams which could upset the Golden State Warriors/Cleveland Cavaliers
These 7 teams are the ones to keep an eye on to disrupt a Cavs-Warriors NBA Finals rematch.
Toronto Raptors Season Review 2015/16: An NBA Championship team in the making
Toronto Raptors Season Review 2015/16: An NBA Championship team in the making
If the Raptors were within striking distance from an NBA final this season, a championship banner is not far.
2016 East Finals: LeBron and the Cavaliers eliminate Raptors in Game 6, book second straight Finals berth
2016 East Finals: LeBron and the Cavaliers eliminate Raptors in Game 6, book second straight Finals berth
Cavaliers will face the winner of the Thunder-Warriors series in the NBA Finals.
2016 East Finals: Cavaliers embarrass Raptors in 38 point blowout Game 5 win
2016 East Finals: Cavaliers embarrass Raptors in 38 point blowout Game 5 win
Cleveland Cavaliers are just one win away from a second straight NBA Finals trip.
2016 NBA East Finals: Lowry and DeRozan carry Raptors to Game 4 win, tie series 2-2
2016 NBA East Finals: Lowry and DeRozan carry Raptors to Game 4 win, tie series 2-2
The Raptors win back to back games at home to even up the series.
The Toronto Raptor fans - An all-star performance worth several Championship rings
The Toronto Raptor fans - An all-star performance worth several Championship rings
Aptly named 'Jurassic Park', fans have more than ensured that opposition teams are welcomed with nothing but utter hostility.
NBA East Finals: Raptors win Game 3 at home, hand Cavaliers first 2016 Playoff loss
NBA East Finals: Raptors win Game 3 at home, hand Cavaliers first 2016 Playoff loss
Cavaliers lose first Playoff game to Eastern Conference team since winning 17 straight.
2016 NBA Playoffs: Raptors dominate Game 7 against Heat, set to face Cavaliers in East Finals
2016 NBA Playoffs: Raptors dominate Game 7 against Heat, set to face Cavaliers in East Finals
Toronto Raptors advance to the Eastern Conference Finals for the first time in franchise history.
2016 NBA Playoffs: Miami Heat go small, force Game 7 with 103-91 win over Toronto Raptors
2016 NBA Playoffs: Miami Heat go small, force Game 7 with 103-91 win over Toronto Raptors
Miami Heat excel in Game 6 with small ball.
2016 NBA Playoffs: Dwayne Wade powers Miami Heat past Toronto Raptors to tie series
2016 NBA Playoffs: Dwayne Wade powers Miami Heat past Toronto Raptors to tie series
Dwyane Wade was exceptional in the game against the Raptors.
2016 NBA Playoffs: Raptors claw their way to a Game 2 win, tie series 1-1
2016 NBA Playoffs: Raptors claw their way to a Game 2 win, tie series 1-1
Recap of Thursday's action from the NBA Playoffs.
2016 NBA Playoffs: Raptors and Hawks take 3-2 series lead with Game 5 victories
2016 NBA Playoffs: Raptors and Hawks take 3-2 series lead with Game 5 victories
It was a night of comeback wins in the NBA Playoffs.
Fetching more content...