Torrey Craig is an American professional basketball player for the National Basketball Association’s Phoenix Suns and here is everything you need to know about Torrey Craig, including his net worth, records, personal life, and more.

Torrey Craig Facts

PositionSmall forward
LeagueNBA
BornDecember 19, 1990 (age 31), Columbia, South Carolina, U.S.
Listed height6 ft 7 in (2.01 m)
Listed weight221 lb (100 kg)
High schoolGreat Falls, (Great Falls, South Carolina)
CollegeUSC Upstate (2010–2014)
NBA draft2014 / Undrafted
Playing career2014–present
2014–2016Cairns Taipans
2015–2016Wellington Saints
2016–2017Brisbane Bullets
2017Gold Coast Rollers
2017–2020Denver Nuggets
2017–2018→Sioux Falls Skyforce
2020–2021Milwaukee Bucks
2021Phoenix Suns
2021–2022Indiana Pacers
2022–presentPhoenix Suns
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Torrey Craig

Torrey Craig, a professional basketball player for the Phoenix Suns of the National Basketball Association, was born on December 19, 1990. In 2012, he was named honourable mention All-American and Atlantic Sun Conference Player of the Year while playing for the USC Upstate Spartans.

Craig spent his first three professional seasons in Australia and New Zealand after graduating from USC Upstate in 2014. With the Wellington Saints, he won the New Zealand NBL MVP award and a championship, and with the Brisbane Bullets, he won the NBL Best Defensive Player award. He began his NBA career with the Denver Nuggets in 2017.

Torrey Craig Salary and Net Worth

By 2022, Torrey Craig’s net worth is expected to be $5 million. He has amassed a million-dollar fortune over the course of his career.

Torrey Craig is a well-known American professional basketball player who makes a good living from his profession.

Torrey Craig agreed to terms with the Indiana Pacers on a two-year, $10,000,000 contract, with $10,000,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $5,000,000. Craig will earn a base salary of $5,121,951 in 2022-23, with a cap hit of $5,121,951 and a dead cap value of $5,121,951.

Torrey Craig College Career

Craig attended the University of South Carolina Upstate after graduating from Great Falls High School in Great Falls, South Carolina, where he was named 1A state Player of the Year in his senior year.

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Craig during college days

As a sophomore, Craig led the A-Sun in scoring with 16.4 points per game on his way to helping the Spartans win 21 games. The conference’s Player of the Year honour went to Craig.

Craig received the Atlantic Sun’s preseason Player of the Year honour prior to the start of his senior year. He scored 22 points against East Tennessee State on February 10, 2014, to surpass the 2,000-point mark in his career.

Torrey Craig Professional Career

Craig signed a contract with the Cairns Taipans of the Australian National Basketball League on August 6, 2014.

Following the 2014-15 NBL season, Craig joined the Wellington Saints for the 2015 New Zealand NBL season. He scored 41 points against the Taranaki Mountainairs on April 17, falling one point short of Mike Efevberha’s Saints scoring record of 42.

Torrey in action during his time at Australia

The Brisbane Bullets, who returned to the NBL for the 2016–17 season after an eight-year absence, offered Craig a two-year contract. On October 6, he played in his first game for the Bullets, tallying a team-high 16 points in a 72-65 victory over the Perth Wildcats. Two days later, in a 77-73 victory over the Sydney Kings, he grabbed 17 rebounds.

In order to take part in the NBA Summer League with the Denver Nuggets, Craig came back to the country in June 2017. On July 19, 2017, he committed to a two-way contract with the Nuggets. Because of the Nuggets’ 45-day limit, Craig spent most of the season on a two-way contract with the Sioux Falls Skyforce of the NBA G League.

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Torrey in action for Brisbane Bullets

On November 17, 2020, Craig received a $2.5 million qualifying offer from the Nuggets, allowing him to become a restricted free agent. They withdrew the qualifying offer four days later, making him an unrestricted free agent.

Craig signed with the Milwaukee Bucks on November 26, 2020.

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Torrey in action during Bucks stint

On March 18, 2021, Craig was traded to the Phoenix Suns in exchange for money.

Craig agreed to a contract with the Indiana Pacers on August 20, 2021.

Craig was traded to the Phoenix Suns on February 10, 2022 for Jalen Smith and a 2022 second-round draft pick.

Torrey Craig Achievements and Records

  • NBL Best Defensive Player (2017)
  • All-NBL Second Team (2017)
  • NZNBL champion (2016)
  • NZNBL MVP (2015)
  • NZNBL Most Outstanding Guard (2015)
  • 2× NZNBL All-Star Five (2015, 2016)
  • AP honorable mention All-American (2012)
  • Atlantic Sun Player of the Year (2012)
  • 3× First-team All-Atlantic Sun (2012–2014)
  • Atlantic Sun Freshman of the Year (2011)

Torrey Craig Personal Life

Braylon, Craig’s son, was born on June 4, 2014.

FAQs about Torrey Craig

How much does Torrey Craig make?
Salary: $5,121,951.
How old is Torrey Craig?
31 years (19 December 1990)
Where did Torrey Craig go to college?
University of South Carolina Upstate

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