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Phoenix Suns Western Pacific
Brandon Knight • #11 • G
Status:On roster
Ht/Wt:6'3", 189 lbs.
Born:Dec 2, 1991 (24 yrs) in Miami, FL
Experience:5 years
Drafted:Drafted by Detroit in 2011 (1/8).
Acquired:Acquired in a trade with Milwaukee in 2015.
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Scouting Report
Assets: Brings excellent one-on-one instincts (even for a lead guard) and can make defenders look silly with his crossovers and moves. An above-average pro scorer with a nice mid-range game. A solid passer and a good rebounder for a guard. Has strong leaping and finishing abilities, large hands, and exceptional quickness.
Flaws: Still highly turnover-prone. While a solid all-round playmaker, he could be more of a distributor to balance out his excellent scoring. Still developing his shot selection and will get streaky for stretches. Not very durable, which limits his effectiveness as a starter.
Career Potential: High-scoring star combo guard (when healthy).
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
NBA All-Rookie First Team 2011-12
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