Gray with the California Golden Bears in 2015
|No. 21 – New York Liberty|
|Born||June 1, 1993|
Los Angeles, California
|Listed height||6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)|
|Listed weight||192 lb (87 kg)|
|High school||Washington Prep|
(Los Angeles, California)
|WNBA draft||2015 / Round: 2 / Pick: 16th overall|
|Selected by the Minnesota Lynx|
|2017–2019||Incheon Shinhan Bank S-Birds|
|2018–present||New York Liberty|
|2019-present||Asan Woori Bank Wibee|
|Career highlights and awards|
Born in Los Angeles, California, Gray grew up in a low income family, moving from place to place. At age 11, she and her six siblings settled in a one-room apartment long-term. She and her siblings were put into foster care, due to her parents drug use. She attended Bret Harte Middle School, where she first played basketball. After middle school she attended Washington Prep, where she played volleyball, track, and basketball.
Gray helped lead the Golden Bears to it first NCAA Final Four in 2013. In the 2013-14 season she scored 43 points and 16 rebound against Washington State. She ended that season averaging 17.6 points and 9 rebounds. In her senior season of 2014–15, Gray was named Pac-12 Player of the Year by the league's head coaches, although she would lose out to Oregon State's Ruth Hamblin for the media version of the award.
|GP||Games played||GS||Games started||MPG||Minutes per game|
|FG%||Field goal percentage||3P%||3-point field goal percentage||FT%||Free throw percentage|
|RPG||Rebounds per game||APG||Assists per game||SPG||Steals per game|
|BPG||Blocks per game||PPG||Points per game||Bold||Career high|
Gray was drafted with the 16th pick in the second round of the 2015 WNBA Draft by the Minnesota Lynx. After 10 games played with the Lynx, Gray was acquired by the Atlanta Dream along with teammate Damiris Dantas in a three-team trade deal that sent Érika de Souza to the Chicago Sky and Sylvia Fowles to the Lynx midway through the season. For the rest of the season, Gray averaged a career-high in scoring for the Dream as a reserve. During the 2016 season, Gray had career highs in scoring and rebounding in a win against the Dallas Wings where she scored 22 points along with 10 rebounds in one of her five starts of the season for the Dream. On January 26, 2017, Gray was traded to the Connecticut Sun in exchange for Aneika Henry. In May 2017, Gray was waived by the Sun following training camp. On February 28, 2018, the New York Liberty signed Gray to a training camp contract.
In the 2015-16 WNBA off-season, Gray played in Italy for Dike Napoli. In August 2016, Gray re-signed with Dike Napoli for the 2016-17 WNBA off-season. In 2017, Gray signed with the Incheon Shinhan Bank S-Birds of the South Korean league for the 2017-18 WNBA off-season. In 2018, Gray signed with the Uni Győr of the Hungarian league for the 2018-19 WNBA off-season. 2019-2020 South Korean League (WKBL) was drafted with the 4th pick in the second round of the 2019-20 WKBL Draft by the Asan Woori Bank Wibee
Gray has three brothers and three sisters.
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