34 Melvin Ely
Position: F-C
Born: 05/02/78
Height: 6-10 / 2.08
Weight: 261 lbs. / 118.4 kg.
College: Fresno State '02
  Big body... Good touch around the rim... A journeyman in the NBA.

Attended Thornton Township HS in Harvey, Illinois.
Played college ball at Fresno State till 2002.
Selected by the Los Angeles Clippers as 12th overall pick in the 2002 NBA Draft.
Signed with the Los Angeles Clippers in September 2002.
Traded to the Charlotte Bobcats in July 2004.
Traded to the San Antonio Spurs in February 2007.
Signed with the New Orleans Hornets in September 2007.
Signed with the Sacramento Kings in September 2009. Waived in October.
Signed with the Charlotte Bobcats in December 2011. Waived later that month.
 Signed with Brujos de Guayama (Puerto Rico) in March 2012.
 Signed with the Dallas Mavericks in October 2012. Waived later that month.
 Signed with the Memphis Grizzlies in September 2013. Waived in October.
 Signed with the New Orleans Pelicans in April 2014.
 Traded to the Washington Wizards in July 2014. Waived later that month.
Honorable Mention All-America by AP in 2001 and 2002.
Named Western Athletic Conference Player of the Year in 2001 and 2002.
Won the 2001 World University Games with the US Team.
Won the NBA title with the San Antonio Spurs in 2007.
 Selected to the NBADL All-Star Game in 2014.
 Honorable Mention All-NBADL in 2014.
Set a school record in Fresno State for most points score and blocked shots. Ranks second in rebounds.