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Austin Daye • F
Ht/Wt:6'11", 200 lbs.
Born:Jun 5, 1988 (28 yrs) in Mission Viejo, CA
Experience:6 years
Drafted:Drafted by Detroit in 2009 (1/15).
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Scouting Report
Assets: Very skilled and nimble for a near-7-footer. Has a scorer's mentality, and uses his great length to shoot over opponents. Has the hands to shoot and pass like a guard, and can hit the 3-pointer. Shows nice fluidity, mobility, and court savvy. Capable of playing several NBA positions.
Flaws: Significantly lacks strength and muscle mass, which limits him as a rebounder and gets him targeted by opponents on 'D' at times. Doesn't take enough high-percentage shots. Requires a lot of bulking up to deal with the NBA grind and pounding.
Career Potential: Inconsistent small forward with starter talent.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
NBA Member of NBA Championship Team 2013-14
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