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Earl Watson

Earl Joseph Watson, Jr. (born June 12, 1979) is an American professional basketball player who plays point guard for the Utah Jazz of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played college basketball for the UCLA Bruins, where he was a four-year starter. Watson is a graduate of Washington High School in Kansas City, Kansas. In his senior year of high school he averaged 23.4 points, 8.3 assists and 14 rebounds per game. He was a starter in college at UCLA, at one point playing alongside future NBA All-Star Baron Davis. They were the first two freshmen to start at UCLA since the 1979 season. A four-year starter, Watson started the most consecutive games in the history of UCLA basketball. He was named All-Pac-10 First Team his senior year in 2001. Watson was selected in the second round (39th overall) by the SuperSonics in the 2001 NBA Draft. In the 2007–08 NBA season, Watson averaged 10.7 points and 6.8 assists with the Sonics. On February 6, 2008, Watson recorded his first-ever triple-double in a game against the Sacramento Kings. Watson logged 23 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists in 32 minutes. It was Seattle's first triple-double since Ray Allen registered one on January

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NBA's Earl Watson -- I'm a Struggling Student ... My Baller Days Are Over!

NBA's Earl Watson
I'm a Struggling Student My Baller Days Are Over!

Former NBA player Earl Watson is pulling a Rodney Dangerfield ... going back to school -- there's only one problem, being a student SUCKS when it comes to your bank account.  Watson -- who… READ MORE >

NBA's Earl Watson -- My Wife's Acting Career Tanked ... After 'My Wife And Kids'

NBA's Earl Watson
My Wife's Acting Career Tanked After 'My Wife And Kids'

Ex-NBA player Earl Watson claims he shouldn't have to pay up just because his estranged wife's acting career FELL OFF A CLIFF after her days of starring on a hit TV show ... and wants a judge… READ MORE >

- 185 days ago
Ex-NBA Star Earl Watson -- L.A. Mansion Robbed ... Renters Handcuffed, Home Ransacked

Ex-NBA Star Earl Watson
L.A. Mansion Robbed Renters Handcuffed, Home Ransacked

An L.A. mansion owned by former NBA player Earl Watson was robbed Monday night by at least 4 men in ski masks -- who handcuffed the occupants and ransacked the place.  While 35-year-old… READ MORE >

- 189 days ago
NBA Player Accuses Wife of Vicious Attack

NBA Player Accuses Wife of Vicious Attack

NBA veteran Earl Watson filed for divorce from his wife Jennifer Freeman -- claiming the "My Wife and Kids" actress attacked him in a late night rage ... and savagely bit him on the chest until he… READ MORE >

- 1847 days ago

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