Due to a knee injury suffered in late January of 2018, Roberson missed the remainder of the 2017-18 season and all of the 2018-19 season. However, he was able to make a return during the 2019-20 season as a result of the NBA bubble extending the campaign following the hiatus due to COVID-19. Roberson made his return Aug. 1 in a 16-point win over the Jazz, playing five minutes, grabbing one rebound and blocking one shot. He scored his first points two games later in a 19-point win over the Lakers, recording four points and a season-high six rebounds in 11 minutes. Roberson scored a season-high seven points Aug. 10 against the Suns, also matching his season-high six rebounds and dishing one assist. In his final two seeding game appearances, the defensive-minded wing totaled nine points, nine rebounds, three assists and one block. Roberson also appeared in one playoff game against the Rockets, playing three minutes. Overall, in his seven appearances in 2019-20, Roberson averaged 2.9 points, 3.9 rebounds, 0.6 assists and 0.5 combined steals-plus-blocks across 12.4 minutes. Ultimately, getting back on the court was a huge achievement for Roberson.2018
Andre Roberson missed all of the 2018-19 season due to a left knee injury, which he suffered on Jan. 27, 2018 during a game versus Detroit.2017
One of the NBA's premier perimeter defenders, Roberson was limited to just 39 games IN 2017-18. A ruptured patella tendon suffered in late January ended Roberson's season. Roberson was playing well prior to the setback. His per 36-minute steal/block numbers (2.8) were exceptional, and he would have been tied for the 12th-best defensive box plus/minus (2.8) had he had enough appearances to qualify. Roberson started each of his 39 games. He posted three or more steals on five separate occasions and had just 15 appearances in which he failed to record a block. Offensively, Roberson shot a career-best 53.7 percent from the field. He has also averaged fewer than 1.0 turnovers per game in each of his first five NBA campaigns. Roberson's ability to guard multiple positions gives the University of Colorado product an exceedingly high floor moving forward.2016
Roberson was moved to the small forward spot after Kevin Durant's departure and Victor Oladipo's arrival. He played 79 games, all as a starter, in the 2016-17 season. The forward averaged 6.6 points, 5.1 rebounds, 1.0 assists, 1.2 steals and 1.0 blocks in 30.1 minutes. He shot 46.4 percent from the field in a career-high 5.9 attempts per night. On Oct. 28, Robertson logged a personal-best five steals against the Suns, a mark he would repeat on Jan. 13 against the Timberwolves. On Feb. 24, Roberson scored a career-high 19 points to go with seven rebounds in 29 minutes against the Lakers. He also converted eight of his nine field goal attempts that night -- another personal best. The Thunder finished with a 47-35 record and the Western Conference's sixth seed. They lost to the Houston Rockets in five games in the first round, and Roberson started all five. He had a great Game 1 performance with 18 points, eight boards and three blocks in 34 minutes. After the season, the 25-year-old was selected to the NBA All-Defensive Second Team.2015
Roberson started in each of his 79 appearances for the Thunder in the shooting guard spot next to Russell Westbrook. He averaged 4.8 points, 3.6 rebounds and 0.8 steals over 22.2 minutes. The 24-year old shot 49.6 percent from the field and a career-high 31.1 percent from three-point range. On Dec. 23, Roberson logged 15 points (7-of-9 FG), seven rebounds, three assists, two steals and four blocks in a win over the Lakers. Between January and February, he missed 10 straight games with a right knee sprain. Roberson scored in double digits seven times while building a reputation as one of the league's premier defenders. The Thunder finished with a 55-27 record as the West's third seed. They defeated the Mavericks (4-1) and the Spurs (4-2) before falling to the Warriors (3-4) in Round 3. Roberson started all 18 contests, including a 17-point, 12-rebound effort in a Game 4 win over the Warriors. He averaged 5.6 points, 5.6 rebounds, 1.3 steals and 1.1 blocks in 26.2 minutes during the playoffs.2014
Roberson was named the starting shooting guard for the Thunder before his sophomore season. He appeared in 67 games, 65 of which were starts. The 23-year old averaged 3.4 points, 3.8 rebounds and 1.0 assists over 19.2 minutes while shooting 45.8 percent from the field. He regularly split time with Anthony Morrow in the shooting-guard spot. On Nov. 11, Roberson dished a career-high five assists against the Nuggets. On Nov. 21, he registered four blocks against the Nets, setting a career high. Roberson grabbed a 12 rebounds -- another personal best -- to go with 10 points and three assists against the Warriors on Dec. 18. He also scored a season-high 12 points Feb. 9 against Denver. The guard missed eight straight games in November with a foot injury before missing another seven between late March and early April with an ankle issue. The Thunder did not qualify for postseason play despite finishing with a 45-38 record.2013
Roberson was selected with the 26th overall pick in the 2013 NBA Draft by the Timberwolves and later traded to Thunder the same night. He impressed during Summer League play and signed a rookie contract. Roberson played 40 games, starting 16 in the shooting guard spot. He averaged 1.9 points and 2.4 rebounds in 10.0 minutes, shooting 48.5 percent from the field. He also spent time with the Tulsa 66ers of the NBA D-League, appearing in 17 games. Roberson registered an impressive line for the Thunder's affiliate: 15.9 points, 9.6 rebounds, 1.6 assists, 2.5 steals and 1.3 blocks over 31.7 minutes -- including converting 51.6 percent of field goals. In the NBA, Roberson made his professional debut Nov. 1, grabbing five boards in nine minutes against Minnesota. His best performance was an eight-point, seven-rebound effort March 13 against the Lakers. The Thunder earned the Western Conference's second seed with a 59-23 record. They beat the Grizzlies (4-3) and the Clippers (4-2) before losing to the Spurs (2-4) in Round 3. Roberson made two appearances in the playoffs, logging two rebounds in Game 2 against San Antonio.
June 27, 2013Drafted by the Minnesota Timberwolves in the 1st round (26th pick) of the 2013 NBA Draft.
July 8, 2013Signed a two-year contract with the Oklahoma City Thunder.
July 14, 2017Signed a three-year contract with the Oklahoma City Thunder.
February 16, 2021Signed a one-year contract with the Brooklyn Nets.
February 24, 2021Waived by the Nets.
February 26, 2021Signed a 10-day contract with the Nets.