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D.J. Augustin
13.1 1.8 4.4
Team: DetroitHeight: 6-0 Born: 11/10/1987
Position: PGWeight: 183 Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana
College: TexasDraft: 1st Round 9th pick by Bobcats (2008)

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July 13 7:42 PM PT8:42 PM MT9:42 PM CT10:42 PM ET2:42 GMT10:42 7:42 PM MST9:42 PM EST6:42 UAE (+1)04:4222:42 ET9:42 PM CT1:42 - A person familiar with the situation says the Detroit Pistons have agreed to deals with free agents Caron Butler and Augustin.
Analysis: Augustin was waived by Toronto early last season, but the 26-year-old point guard caught on with Chicago after that and ended up averaging 13.1 points for the season.
Apr. 2 6:45 PM PT7:45 PM MT8:45 PM CT9:45 PM ET1:45 GMT9:45 6:45 PM MST8:45 PM EST5:45 UAE (+1)03:4521:45 ET8:45 PM CT0:45 - Augustin had 23 points Wednesday in a win at Atlanta.
Analysis: He went 1 for 9 with four points Monday against Boston, so this was a nice bounce-back effort. He's been especially effective on the road lately, averaging 22.5 points in six away contests since the start of March.
Mar. 30 6:29 PM PT7:29 PM MT8:29 PM CT9:29 PM ET1:29 GMT9:29 6:29 PM MST8:29 PM EST5:29 UAE (+1)03:2921:29 ET8:29 PM CT0:29 - Augustin scored 15 of his career-high 33 points in the fourth quarter and the Chicago Bulls held off the slumping Boston Celtics 107-102 on Sunday night.
Analysis: Augustin was perfect from the foul line on 10 attempts and was 10-for-14 from the floor, including a 3-pointer late in the period to break a 96-all tie and give Chicago the lead for good. He followed that with six straight free throws to help the Bulls close out the Celtics. Augustin's previous scoring high of 31 points came against Philadelphia in January 2011. He is averaging 14.5 points in 53 games for Chicago.
Mar. 10 9:26 PM PT10:26 PM MT11:26 PM CT12:26 AM ET4:26 GMT12:26 9:26 PM MST11:26 PM EST8:26 UAE05:260:26 ET10:26 PM CT3:26 - Augustin scored 22 points on 8-of-13 shooting, and the Chicago Bulls beat the Miami Heat 95-88 in overtime Sunday.
Analysis: Augustin is averaging 20.2 points and shooting 51.7 percent (31 for 60) in his first five games this month. He's 12 of 26 from 3-point range (46.2 percent) and 27 of 28 from the free-throw line.
Mar. 3 9:53 PM PT10:53 PM MT11:53 PM CT12:53 AM ET5:53 GMT13:53 10:53 PM MST12:53 AM EST9:53 UAE06:530:53 ET11:53 PM CT4:53 - Augustin had 21 of his 23 points in the fourth quarter as the streaking Chicago Bulls won 109-90 over the New York Knicks on Sunday.
Analysis: Augustin, averaging 13.5 points in 39 games for Chicago this season, scored a combined 26 in his previous four contests.
Feb. 21 7:19 PM PT8:19 PM MT9:19 PM CT10:19 PM ET3:19 GMT11:19 8:19 PM MST10:19 PM EST7:19 UAE (+1)04:1922:19 ET9:19 PM CT2:19 - Augustin had a team-high 22 points off the bench in Friday's easy 117-89 win over Denver.
Analysis: Augustin continues to shine bright for the Bulls, who have won a season high-tying five in a row. He has scored in double figures in 15 of the last 18 games.
Jan. 25 7:03 PM PT8:03 PM MT9:03 PM CT10:03 PM ET3:03 GMT11:03 8:03 PM MST10:03 PM EST7:03 UAE (+1)04:0322:03 ET9:03 PM CT1:03 - D.J. Augustin scored 15 of his 28 points in the fourth quarter to help the Chicago Bulls hold off the Charlotte Bobcats 89-87 and get back above .500.
Analysis: Augustin, who played for Charlotte from 2008-12, has averaged 20.7 as a starter over the Bulls' last three games.
Jan. 23 9:51 PM PT10:51 PM MT11:51 PM CT12:51 AM ET5:51 GMT13:51 10:51 PM MST12:51 AM EST9:51 UAE06:510:51 ET11:51 PM CT3:51 - Augustin matched a season-high 27 points Wednesday in a win over Cleveland.
Analysis: He's been huge for the Bulls lately with back-to-back 27-point efforts and is averaging 21.6 points on 54.4 percent shooting in his last five games.
Jan. 12 10:06 PM PT11:06 PM MT12:06 AM CT1:06 AM ET6:06 GMT14:06 11:06 PM MST1:06 AM EST10:06 UAE07:061:06 ET12:06 AM CT4:06 - Augustin had 20 points and 12 assists Saturday in a win over Charlotte.
Analysis: Both were season highs as he continues to settle into his role with the Bulls.
Dec. 13 8:19 AM PT9:19 AM MT10:19 AM CT11:19 AM ET16:19 GMT0:19 9:19 AM MST11:19 AM EST20:19 UAE17:1911:19 ET10:19 AM CT14:19 - The Chicago Bulls say they have agreed to a contract with Augustin.
Analysis: Taken with the ninth pick in the 2008 draft by the Charlotte Bobcats, he has averaged 9.4 points and 3.9 assists for the Bobcats, Indiana Pacers and Toronto Raptors. He appeared in 10 games this year with the Raptors and averaged 2.1 points and 1.0 assists.
July 22 3:11 PM PT4:11 PM MT5:11 PM CT6:11 PM ET22:11 GMT6:11 3:11 PM MST5:11 PM EST2:11 UAE (+1)00:1118:11 ET5:11 PM CT21:11 - The Raptors have signed D.J. Augustin to a one-year deal so he can back up starting point guard Kyle Lowry. His numbers were down in 2012-13 (4.7 points, 2.2 assists, 16.1 minutes in 76 games) while coming off the bench for the Pacers, who made it to the Eastern Conference final.
Analysis: The 25-year-old defensive specialist was drafted out of Texas 9th overall by Charlotte in 2008. In 358 career games with Indiana and Charlotte, Augustin has averaged 9.6 points and 4.0 assists in 24.5 minutes.

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