Is DJ Augustin still in the NBA?
DJ Augustin is an American professional basketball player for the Los Angeles Lakers of the National Basketball Association (NBA).
D.J. Augustin was a member of the two-time state champion Brother Martin High School basketball team.
He played during Hurricane Katrina’s devastation in New Orleans during his senior year at Hightower High School in Missouri. McDonald’s named him an All-American.
In 2006, he began his collegiate career as a member of the University of Texas-Longhorn Austin’s basketball team.
In 2008, he was named to the All-Big 12 Second Team, a unanimous first-team All-American, and the recipient of the Bob Cousy Award.
Augustin was drafted by the Charlotte Bobcats in the 2008 NBA Draft. He was a member of the team until 2012. Then, in 2012, he signed a one-year contract with the Indiana Pacers.
In 2013, he also played for the Toronto Raptors for a short time. He inked a contract with the Chicago Bulls just days after being dismissed by the Raptors.
Darryl Gerard Augustin was born in New Orleans, Louisiana on November 10, 1987.
D.J. Augustin has an estimated net worth of $16 million.