Simmons, Bobby
Background
2006-07 SEASON HIGHLIGHTS Did not play due to injury (stress reaction, right heel) ... underwent successful arthroscopic surgery on 12/18/06 to remove bone spurs on his right ankle ... underwent successful surgery on 1/12/07 to address a symptomatic cyst in his right heel bone (calcaneus) and plantar fasciitis on his right foot.

PRO CAREER 2005-06: Appeared in 75 games for the Bucks (74 starts), posting averages of 13.4 points (2nd on the team), 4.4 rebounds and 2.3 assists in 33.8 minutes per game ... made a career-high 105 three-pointers in a career-high 250 attempts (.420 average - T-12th in the NBA) ... scored a season-high 26 points on three occasions (11/29 vs. Dallas, 2/1 at Houston and 3/15 vs. Chicago) ... nailed a career-best 5 three-pointers three times ... grabbed a season-high 12 rebounds in Milwaukee’s season opener on 11/1 in Philadelphia ... scored in double-figures 55 times, including 12 20+ point games ... logged four double-doubles ... led the team in scoring 10 times and in steals 23 times ... missed 2 games with a sprained right ankle (12/2 - 12/3), four games with a right shoulder contusion (12/12 - 12/17) and one game with plantar fasciitis (right foot) on 2/12 ... 2004-05: Named 2004-05 NBA Most Improved Player … averaged career-highs of 16.4 points, 5.9 rebounds, 2.7 assists, 1.41 steals and 37.3 minutes in 75 games (74 starts) for the Clippers … shot .466 (474-1,017) from the floor and .846 (231-273) from the free throw line … finished the season ranked 35th in the NBA in points per game (16.4) … connected on a career-high 50 three-point field goals … led the team in scoring in 12 games and in rebounds in five games … led the Clippers in assists in six games and in steals in 26 games … scored in double-figures in 69 games, including 23 games with 20 or more points and two games with a career-high 30 points … had 10 games with 10 or more rebounds and 10 point/rebound double-doubles ... 2003-04: Averaged 7.8 points, 4.7 rebounds, 1.7 assists and 24.6 minutes in 56 games played (8 starts) … connected on 147-373 FG (.394) and 141-169 FT (.834) … recorded career-highs in points (7.8 ppg), rebounds (4.7 rpg), assists (1.7 apg), steals (.91 spg) and minutes (24.6 mpg) … missed 16 games while on the Injured List with a sprained left hip (1/19/04 - 2/19/04) while missing an additional five games (3/28/04 - 4/7/04) with an unrelated occurrence of the sprained left hip … 2002-03: Appeared in 14 games with the Mobile Revelers of the D-Leauge ... averaged 17.1 points and 5.2 rebounds in 24.9 minutes per game ... shot 42.2 percent from the field ... averaged 3.3 points, 2.1 rebounds and 10.5 minutes in 36 games played for Washington ... connected on 44-112 FG (.393) ... led the Wizards in steals three times and blocks twice ... scored in double-figures on five occasions ... 3/23/03 at Golden State, recorded 10 points and five rebounds ... 4/6/03 at Boston, tied a then career-high with 15 points to go with seven rebounds and three assists in a season-high 34 minutes of action ... 4/8/03 at Cleveland, scored 11 points and pulled down 5 rebounds ... 4/16/03 at Philadelphia, grabbed a then career-high eight rebounds … 2001-02: Averaged 3.7 points, 1.7 rebounds and 11.4 minutes in 30 games played ... 6/27/01, draft rights were traded from Seattle to Washington for the 1997 draft rights to Predrag Drobnjak ... 11/11/01 vs. Seattle, scored 13 points and grabbed five rebounds ... 12/16/01 vs. New York, scored a then career-high 15 points ... 1/16/02 at New Jersey, tallied 12 points and five rebounds...4/14/02 vs. Indiana, scored 12 points.

PLAYOFF HISTORY (5 games, 5 starts) ... 2006: Started all five postseason games against Detroit … averaged 6.6 points, 3.6 rebounds and 2.0 assist in 31.8 minutes per game … logged 10 points in Games 2 and 3 on 4/26 and 4/29 … grabbed a single-game playoff high 6 boards in Game 1 on 4/23

COLLEGE Averaged 13.6 points, 7.5 rebounds and 2.2 assists over his three-year collegiate career at DePaul ... only player in DePaul history to record 1,000 points, 700 rebounds, 200 assists and 100 three-point field goals ... ranks third in school history in three-pointers (121), ninth in free throws (336), 14th in rebounding (700) and 17th in scoring (1,263) ... 2000-01 (Junior): Averaged 16.7 points, 8.6 rebounds and 2.5 assists in 29 games played ... converted 149-333 FG (.447) ... 1999-00 (Sophomore): Averaged 13.1 points, 7.9 rebounds and 1.6 assists in 33 games played ... connected on 142-308 FG (.461) and 29-89 3FG (.326) ... 1998-99 (Freshman): Tallied 11.2 points, 6.1 rebounds and 2.6 assists in 31 games.

CAREER TRANSACTIONS Selected after junior season by the Seattle SuperSonics in the second round (42nd pick overall) of the 2001 NBA Draft ... Draft rights traded to the Washington Wizards for the 1997 draft rights to Predrag Drobnjak on 6/27/01 ... Traded by the Washington Wizards along with Hubert Davis and Richard Hamilton to the Detroit Pistons for Jerry Stackhouse, Brian Cardinal, and Ratko Varda on 9/11/02 ... Waived by the Pistons on 9/24/02 ... Selected by the Mobile Revelers (5th overall) in 2002 D-League Draft ... Signed by the Wizards on 12/27/02 ... Signed as a free agent by the Los Angeles Clippers on 9/26/03 ... signed a multi-year contract with the Milwaukee Bucks on 8/8/05.
Personal

Nicknamed "Silky" … named All-State, All-City and All-Area by the Chicago Sun-Times as a junior and senior at Simeon (IL) High School … ranked by ESPN and The Sporting News as one of the Top 40 High School players in 1998 … worked with “A Place Called Home” as part of the Clippers Read to Achieve program by spending time encouraging kids on the importance of reading … during his time with the Clippers, purchased tickets for kids to attend Clippers games as part of his PlayerZone, "Silky's Crew” ... during his first season in Milwaukee, served as a spokesman for the St. Michael’s Peace Program ... made several school visits throughout the year as part of the program, teaching various life-skills and preaching the importance of education to kids ... along with teammate Michael Redd, distrubuted over 300 turkey dinners in November of 2005 and 2006 to families in need at the House of Peace ... sponsored a golf outing and two summer camps (one in Chicago and one in Milwaukee) in the summer of 2005 ... bought new basketball shoes and various school supplies for all of the campers ... likes to eat chicken and vegetables before games ... listens to his iPod before every game ... his favorite food is chicken ... likes swimming, bowling and shooting pool.
Home Career Season & Totals Season Splits Game Logs Bio
Bell, Charlie POS:42 -Guard
Bogut, Andrew POS:6 -Center
Gadzuric, Dan POS:50 -Center
Ivey, Royal POS:12 -Guard
Mason, Desmond POS: -Forward-Guard
Redd, Michael POS:22 -Guard
Ruffin, Michael POS:51 -Forward-Center
Sessions, Ramon POS:7 -Guard
Simmons, Bobby POS:21 -Forward
Storey, Awvee POS:20 -Forward-Guard
Villanueva, Charlie POS:31 -Forward
Voskuhl, Jake POS:43 -Center
Williams, Mo POS:2 -Guard
Yi Jianlian POS:9 -Forward