Mike Dunleavy is a former professional basketball player. Heavily recruited out of high school, Dunleavy played at Duke University from 1999–2002. As a sophomore, he played on Duke's national championship team and scored a team-high 21 points in the title game.
He played for the Golden State Warriors, Indiana Pacers, Milwaukee Bucks, Chicago Bulls, Cleveland Cavaliers and Atlanta Hawks. He is the son of long-time NBA player and former NBA head coach Mike Dunleavy Sr. Dunleavy was selected by the Golden State Warriors third overall in the 2002 NBA draft. In November 2005, the Warriors signed Dunleavy to a 5-year, $44 million contract extension. Later in his career he would be traded to the Indiana Pacers. With the Pacers in 2011, Dunleavy helped them advance to the NBA playoffs for the first time in 5 years.
In 2018, Dunleavy was hired by the Golden State Warriors as a pro scout. As of 2021, Dunleavy is the Assistant General Manager for the Golden State Warriors, a promotion he received in 2019.