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Al-Farouq Aminu
STRENGTHS:
- Ability to get to free throw line
- Mismatch Potential
- Transition play
- Ability to put ball on floor
- Makes quick moves in the post
- Ability to contest shots
- Commitment to playing defense
- Lateral quickness
- Versatility to defend multiple positions
- Coachable
- Energy/Intensity
- Huge upside
- Strong Intangibles
- Positional versatility
- Young for class
- Ability to finish around basket
- Excellent wingspan
- Freakish athleticism
- Solid frame
- Excellent rebounder
WEAKNESSES:
- Shot-selection
- Stuck between 3 and 4
- Turnover prone
- Advanced ball-handling skills
- Left hand
- Experience
- Not ready to contribute immediately
- 3-point range
- 3-point shooting percentages
- Ability to shoot off the dribble
Recent Tweets
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DraftExpress: Eric Gordon, Chris Kaman, Al-Farouq Aminu & Minnesota's unprotected 2012 1st to New Orleans for Chris Paul. David Stern gets his way again
2011-12-14 07:10:57
NBA Draft Media Day Video Interviews: Evan Turner, Ekpe Udoh, Al-Farouq Aminu, Greg Monroe, Xavier Henry, etc http://bit.ly/c35FTb
2010-06-24 01:51:02
Al-Farouq Aminu reportedly canceled his workout in Detroit. He much prefers going to the Clippers. Has a promise from them. Pencil him in.
2010-06-22 16:03:03
Al-Farouq Aminu Pre-Draft Interview & Workout Footage http://bit.ly/da4gRy - See how Aminu ( @farouq1 ) is preparing himself for the draft.
2010-05-31 10:24:14
NBA Combine Video Interviews: Al-Farouq Aminu,Ekpe Udoh, Cole Aldrich, Ed Davis http://bit.ly/bdbt56
2010-05-23 14:32:00
Top 25s - Full List
RankCategoryTotal
6Reb/g10.7
20Reb/40p12.8
10Reb/4013.7
4ORB/g4.3
9ORB/40p5.1
7ORB/405.5
8ORB133
15Reb332
25TO/g3.2
23TO/404.1
Team: Pelicans College Team: Wake Forest
PhysicalsPositionsRankings SalaryMisc
H: 6' 8"
W: 216 lbs
Bday: 09/21/1990
(24 Years Old)
Current: SF/PF
NBA:   SF/PF
Possible: SF/PF
RSCI: 7
Agent: Raymond Brothers
Current Salary:$3,749,602
High School: Norcross
Hometown: Norcross, GA
Drafted:  Pick 8 in 2010 by Clippers
Best Case: Josh Smith
Worst Case: Thaddeus Young

Predraft Measurements
YearSourceHeight w/o ShoesHeight w/shoesWeightWingspanStanding ReachBody FatNo Step VertMax Vert
2010NBA Draft Combine6' 7.25"6' 8.5"2167' 3.25"9' 0.5"8.227.033.5
2009Vince Carter CampNA6' 8"2187' 0"NANANANA
2009LeBron James CampNA6' 8"2187' 0"NANANANA

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