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Name: 
BENNETT, Tony
Position: 
1/2
Height: 
185 cm
Weight: 
83 kg
Born: 
1984/08/22
Nationality: 
American
Team: 
London Lightning (CANADA-NBL)
Contract: 
AVAILABLE 2014/2015
Passcat: 
Import
Short summary/Player description: 
Solid point guard who can score over guards. Good character on and off the court.
Career experiences/Statistics: 
Westinghouse HS, Chicago (Il.)
2002-2003 Pratt Community College (NJCAA)
2003-2004 Pratt Community College (NJCAA) 19.6ppg 5.0rpg 5.1apg
2004-2005 Bradley (NCAA): 28 games: 11.8ppg, 3.6rpg, 2.4apg, 1.8spg, FGP: 42.4%, 3Pts: 32.4%
2005-2006 Bradley (NCAA): 33 games: 10.6ppg, 3.4rpg, 2.7apg, 1.9spg, FG: 41.8%, 3PT: 34.1%, FT: 69.5%
2006-2007: In Dec.'06 signed at Minot Skyrockets (CBA), released later that month moving to Chicago Rockstars (ABA), team folded in Feb.'07, then joined Sauk Valley Rollers (ABA)
2007-2008: Kaarinan Ura (Finland-1st Division, starting five): Finnish League: 13 games: Score-1(37.2ppg), 5.4rpg, Assists-3(3.4apg), Steals-1(3.8spg), FGP: 51.1%, 3PT: 30.3%, FT: 73.5%; 13 games, in Jan.'08 moved to Porvoon Tarmo (Finland-Korisliiga, starting five): 22 games: 17.4ppg, 4.2rpg, 5.9apg, 2.8spg, FGP: 42.1%, 3PT: 25.0%, FT: 72.7%
2008-2009: Chihuahua Dorados (Mexico-LNBP, starting five): 21 games: 16.4ppg, 3.8rpg, 2.8apg, 2.6spg, 2FGP: 48.6%, 3PT: 33.7%, FT: 66.7%, in Jan.'09 moved to Halifax Rainmen (Canada-PBL): 12 games: 19.4ppg, 3.7rpg, Assists-5(5.5apg), Steals-1(3.1spg) , 2FGP: 51.1%, 3PT: 32.0%, FT: 69.2%
2009: Fuerza Guinda Nogales (Mexico-CIBACOPA, starting five), left in April
2009-2010: ASM Basket Le Puy Haute Loire (France-NM1, starting five)
2010: Halifax Rainmen (Canada-PBL, starting five): 22 games: Score-4(19.2ppg), 4.2rpg, 3.2apg, 1.2spg, FGP: 51.6%, 3PT: 28.6%, FT: 78.8%
2011-2012: Chicago Redline (IBA)
2012: Chicago Redline (IBA)
2012-2013: Kankakee County Soldiers (IBA), then moved to Rochester RazorSharks (IBA-PBL, starting five)
2013-2014: Panevezys Lietkabelis (Lithuania-LKL): Baltic League: 4 games: 15.3ppg, 2.0rpg, 4.5apg, 3.3spg; Lithuanian LKL: 6 games: 11.7ppg, 4.0rpg, 4.2apg, 2.5spg, 2FGP: 40.4%, 3FGP: 20.0%, FT: 76.9%, left in Nov.'13, in Dec.'13 moved to London Lightning (Canada-NBL Canada, starting five): 38 games: 14.7ppg, 3.1rpg, Assists-3(6.0apg), Steals-5(1.7spg), FGP: 47.2%, 3PT: 32.7%, FT: 72.6%
Other info/Achievements/Awards: 
Honorable Mention NJCAA All-Region VI -04
Second-Team All-Kansas Jayhawk Community College Conference -04
MVC All-Newcomer Team -05
MVC Tournament Finalist -06
NCAA Sweet 16 -06
Mexican LNBP Quarterfinals -09
USBasket.com All-PBL Defensive Team -09
PBL All-Star Game -10
PBL Semifinals -10
IBA All-Star Team -12
IBA Winter League Regular Season Champion -13
IBA Winter League Champion -13
IBA Winter League Playoffs MVP -13
2012-2013 All-United States Awards (Voted by All USA Sports Reporters) 2nd Team -13
1st Team All-League - 13
NBL Canada Semifinals -14
USBasket.com All-NBL Canada Honorable Mention -14
Eurobasket profile: 
http://basketball.usbasket.com/player/Tony_Bennett/London_Lightning/68306?AmNotSure=1
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