David Nwaba Celebrity Life
David U. Nwaba or David Nwaba is a basketball professional from America. He was born on January 14th, 1993 and played for several NBA teams like the Brooklyn Nets, and Cleveland Cavaliers. He played at the Santa Monica College in his college days as well as Cal Poly. He played for the Brooklyn Nets in the NBA lastly. Presently he is a free agent.
High school career
Nwaba went to University High School at Los Angeles. Here, he became the MVP of the All-Western League on 2 occasions. He also received selection to the first team of the All-League. In his senior season of 2010–11, he had an average points tally of 22 as well as an average rebound count of 11.5 per match.
After going to Hawaii Pacific, Nwaba did a redshirt in 2011-12 season and got a transfer to the Santa Monica College for 2012. During the 2012–13 season, he was awarded the Player of the Year for the South Division of Western Conference.
He also received a call to the state’s first team for the Athletic Association of the All-California Community College since he had an average of 20.5 points along with 2.5 assists and 8.8 rebounds.
Nwaba got a transfer again to the Cal Poly in 2013. In his sophomore year of 2013-14, he played in all the 34 matches which included 30 starts. He came in the 8th position out of the Conference players of Big West and ranked 59th out of the Division I members of the NCAA containing 52.6% in terms of the field shooting.
He came 2nd out of the line up scoring an average points tally of 11.7, 21 blocks, and 4.8 rebounds. He was handed to the All-Tournament Team of the Big West after coming up with an average points tally of 14 and enjoying 72.7% shooting accuracy from the field.
He had an average of 1.3 steals per game and a total steal count of 31 along with 4.7 rebounds. He played 16 games with 10 or more points scored. His season-best came versus the Gonzaga when he scored 21 in December 2014.
In the senior year, he received a mention in the All-Big West selection since he finished with an average points-tally of 12.5, 1.2 steals, 3.5 assists, and 6.3 rebounds from 30 matches. At the close of the Cal Poly time, he had a rebound count ranked at 15th with a count of 465. He was one out of the 23 players to register 1000 points.
Professional Career Highlights
Los Angeles Lakers (2017)
Nwaba joined the Los Angeles Lakers on a 10-day deal and played his first NBA match versus the Charlotte Hornets. He played the first start versus the Philadelphia 76ers and netted 6 points during the loss. He netted 19 points during a defeat versus the Los Angeles Clippers in April 2017. The Lakers waived him in July 2017.
Chicago Bulls (2017–2018)
Nwaba joined Chicago Bulls in July 2017. He netted a career-best of 21 points versus the 76ers of Philadelphia.
Cleveland Cavaliers (2018–2019)
Nwaba joined Cleveland Cavaliers in September 2018.
Brooklyn Nets (2019–2020)
Nwaba signed for the Brooklyn Nets in July 2019. He suffered a tear in his Achilles and it ended his season.
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