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JaVale McGee • #7 • C
Status:Off season
Ht/Wt:7'0", 270 lbs.
Born:Jan 19, 1988 (31 yrs) in Flint, MI
From:Nevada-Reno
Experience:11 years
Drafted:Drafted by Washington in 2008 (1/18).
Acquired:Acquired as a free agent in 2018.
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Scouting Report
Plays high above the rim. A good shot-blocker. Has good hands and the agility of a small forward. Usually takes care of the basketball. Has a massive wingspan (even for a 7-footer) and explosive athleticism. Brings above-average mobility for a center. Needs more bulk on his long, lanky frame. Can be a bit foul-prone. Must especially polish his mid-range game on offense and be a better shooter in general. Sometimes makes questionable decisions on the court, and maturity has been questioned.
Long Range Potential: Super-athletic shot-blocking center with consistency issues.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
NBA Member of NBA Championship Team 2017-18, 2016-17
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