New Orleans Pelicans

Position
F
 
Jersey
7
Name  Al-Farouq Aminu
Born  9/21/1990
Height  6-9
Weight  215
College  Wake Forest
Home Town  Norcross, GA
High School  Norcross
OctoberMINPTSFG3PTFTOFFDEFTOTASTSTLBLKTOPF
10/28 @San Antonio5000011200011
Season Total5000011200011
 
Notes:
2010: Selected by LA Clippers in 1st round (8th overall) of the NBA Draft...2011: Traded to New Orleans in a five-player deal, Dec. 14th...2014: Signed with Dallas to a two-year deal worth $2.1 million.

Earned Third-Team All-American honors by some publications this past season while being tabbed an Honorable Mention AP All-American...Named First-Team all-district by the NABC and the USBWA...Named Second-Team All-ACC after leading the Demon Deacons in scoring (15.8), rebounding (10.7), blocks (44) and free throws (139)...Only player in the ACC to average a double-double this past season...Has posted 29 double-doubles in 62 career games...Named a Freshman All-American in 2008-09...Unanimous selection to the ACC All-Freshman Team...Projected to be a lottery pick...Terrific athlete with an incredible 7- foot-4 wingspan...Explosive around the basket...Outstanding rebounder...Non-stop motor...Solid midrange shooter...Could stand to add some more strength...Not much of a three-point threat...Inconsistent and needs to develop a better post game.

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