Kris Dunn


Full NameKristofer Michael Dunn

BornMarch 18, 1994

Height6 ft 4 in


RolePoint Guard


Kristofer Michael Dunn is an American professional basketball player who plays for the Chicago Bulls of the National Basketball Association (NBA). Dunn attended New London High School in New London, Connecticut and was one of the most dominating point guards. He averaged 26.5 points, 10 rebounds, 5 steals and 5 assists per game leading the Whalers to a 27-0 record and Connecticut Class L State Championship victory. He also led them to the semi-final round of the 2012 Connecticut Class LL State Championships. In his senior year, Dunn reached 2000 career points.

Dunn played his college basketball for the Providence Friars. Due to a shoulder injury, Dunn had to undergo surgery and played just 25 games in his freshman year and just 4 games in his sophomore He returned in the 2014-2015 season and was named the Big East Player of the Year. He also earned the Defensive Player of the Year award. He led the Big East in assists and steals per game for the season. In his final year, Dunn was named one of 10 finalists for the Bob Cousy Point Guard of the Year Award.

Dunn was drafted as the fifth overall pick in the 2016 NBA Draft by the Minnesota Timberwolves. During the 2016 offseason, Dunn was traded to the Chicago Bulls along with Zach LaVine and Lauri Markkanen in exchange for Jimmy Butler and Justin Patton. In 2017, Dunn scored 20 points and 12 dimes to go along with 4 steals and 2 blocks in 33 minutes of action in a 115-106 win against the Milwaukee Bucks.

With that stat line, Dunn joined Michael Jordan as the only others Bulls player to have at least 20 points, 12 assists, four steals and two blocks in a game. Only 18 players have ever amassed that stat line in the history of the NBA. He also had a career-high 32 points in a 127-124 win over the Dallas Mavericks. Dunn averaged 13.4 points, 6 assists and 4 rebounds along with 2 steals per game for the 2017-2018 season.

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