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Minnesota Timberwolves Western Northwest
D'Angelo Russell • #0 • G
25.3 ppg, 51.1 FG% in last 3 gp
Status:On roster
Ht/Wt:6'4", 193 lbs.
Born:Feb 23, 1996 (26 yrs) in Louisville, KY
From:Ohio State
Experience:6 years
Drafted:Drafted by LA Lakers in 2015 (1/2).
Acquired:Acquired in a trade with Golden State in 2020.
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Scouting Report
Assets: Slick and instinctive as a playmaker. Brings size and court vision as a distributor and can make highlight-reel passes. Possesses a nice handle for a player his size, with a wide array of deceptive dribbles and moves. Pushes the ball well, and is a hard-to-guard lefty with a sweet outside touch.
Flaws: Maturity and leadership are major question marks. Still a bit turnover-prone and somewhat streaky. Not all that explosive, and must bulk up to do a better job of getting in the lane to draw fouls and / or dish out. Can make more use of his length and frame as a defender.
Career Potential: Playmaking combo guard, with star potential and issues.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
NBA All-Rookie Second Team 2015-16
NBA Played in the All-Star Game 2018-19
NCAA John R. Wooden Award All-American Team 2014-15
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