Karl Towns
Team: Timberwolves
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H: 7' 0"
W: 248 lbs
Bday: 11/15/1995
(21 Years Old)
Current: PF/C
NBA:   PF/C
Possible: PF/C
RSCI: 7
Agent: Leon Rose
High School: St. Joseph
Hometown: Metuchen, NJ
Drafted:  Pick 1 in 2015 by Timberwolves

Predraft Measurements
YearSourceHeight w/o ShoesHeight w/shoesWeightWingspanStanding ReachBody FatNo Step VertMax Vert
2014Official College Team6' 10.25"6' 11.25"2507' 3.25"9' 1"8.129.036.5
2014Hoop SummitNA7' 0"2487' 3.5"9' 5"NANANA
2013Hoop SummitNA7' 0"2437' 3.5"NANANANA
YearSourceHeight w/o ShoesHeight w/shoesWeightWingspanStanding ReachBody FatNo Step VertMax Vert
2014Official College Team6' 10.25"6' 11.25"2507' 3.25"9' 1"8.129.036.5
2014Hoop SummitNA7' 0"2487' 3.5"9' 5"NANANA
2013Hoop SummitNA7' 0"2437' 3.5"NANANANA

Statistical Top 25s

Basic Statistics


YearLeagueTeamGPMinPtsFGFGAFG%2Pt2PtA2P%3Pt3PtA3P%FTMFTAFT%OffDefTOTAstsStlsBlksTOsPFs
2014/15NCAAKentucky3921.110.33.76.656.63.76.457.70.10.225.02.83.481.32.44.36.71.10.52.21.42.9
2015/16NBATimberwolves8232.018.37.614.054.37.313.055.90.41.134.12.73.481.12.87.710.42.00.71.72.23.0
2016/17NBATimberwolves5736.523.79.117.651.67.914.255.91.13.433.74.45.382.83.58.311.82.90.71.42.63.1

Basic Statistics

YearLeagueTeamGPMinPtsFGFGAFG%2Pt2PtA2P%3Pt3PtA3P%FTMFTAFT%OffDefTOTAstsStlsBlksTOsPFs
2014/15NCAAKentucky3921.110.33.76.656.63.76.457.70.10.225.02.83.481.32.44.36.71.10.52.21.42.9
2015/16NBATimberwolves8232.018.37.614.054.37.313.055.90.41.134.12.73.481.12.87.710.42.00.71.72.23.0
2016/17NBATimberwolves5736.523.79.117.651.67.914.255.91.13.433.74.45.382.83.58.311.82.90.71.42.63.1

Basic Statistics Per 40


YearLeagueTeamGPMinPtsFGFGAFG%2Pt2PtA2P%3Pt3PtA3P%FTMFTAFT%OffDefTOTAstsStlsBlksTOsPFs
2014/15NCAAKentucky3921.119.57.012.456.66.912.057.70.10.425.05.36.581.34.58.212.72.10.94.22.65.6
2015/16NBATimberwolves8232.022.99.517.554.39.116.255.90.51.334.13.44.281.13.49.613.02.50.92.12.83.7
2016/17NBATimberwolves5736.526.010.019.351.68.715.655.91.33.733.74.85.882.83.89.112.93.20.81.62.93.3

Basic Statistics Per 40

YearLeagueTeamGPMinPtsFGFGAFG%2Pt2PtA2P%3Pt3PtA3P%FTMFTAFT%OffDefTOTAstsStlsBlksTOsPFs
2014/15NCAAKentucky3921.119.57.012.456.66.912.057.70.10.425.05.36.581.34.58.212.72.10.94.22.65.6
2015/16NBATimberwolves8232.022.99.517.554.39.116.255.90.51.334.13.44.281.13.49.613.02.50.92.12.83.7
2016/17NBATimberwolves5736.526.010.019.351.68.715.655.91.33.733.74.85.882.83.89.112.93.20.81.62.93.3

Basic Statistics Per 40 Pace Adjusted


YearLeagueTeamGPMinPtsFGFGAFG%2Pt2PtA2P%3Pt3PtA3P%FTMFTAFT%OffDefTOTAstsStlsBlksTOsPFs
2014/15NCAAKentucky3921.119.67.112.556.67.012.157.70.10.425.05.36.681.34.58.312.82.20.94.22.65.6
2015/16NBATimberwolves8232.022.89.517.554.39.016.155.90.51.334.13.44.281.13.49.513.02.40.92.12.83.7
2016/17NBATimberwolves5736.526.410.119.651.68.915.855.91.33.833.74.95.982.83.89.313.13.20.81.62.93.4

Basic Statistics Per 40 Pace Adjusted

YearLeagueTeamGPMinPtsFGFGAFG%2Pt2PtA2P%3Pt3PtA3P%FTMFTAFT%OffDefTOTAstsStlsBlksTOsPFs
2014/15NCAAKentucky3921.119.67.112.556.67.012.157.70.10.425.05.36.681.34.58.312.82.20.94.22.65.6
2015/16NBATimberwolves8232.022.89.517.554.39.016.155.90.51.334.13.44.281.13.49.513.02.40.92.12.83.7
2016/17NBATimberwolves5736.526.410.119.651.68.915.855.91.33.833.74.95.982.83.89.313.13.20.81.62.93.4

Efficiency Statistics


Player InfoShooting RatiosPassing RatiosDefensive Ratios
YearLeagueTeamGPMinPTs/gFGA/gPts/PlayTS%eFG%FTA/FGA3PA/FGAAst/gAst/FGAA/TOPPRBK/gSTL/gPF/g
2014/15NCAAKentucky3921.110.36.61.080.630.570.520.031.10.170.83-2.912.20.52.9
2015/16NBATimberwolves8232.018.314.01.030.590.560.240.082.00.140.88-2.921.70.73.0
2016/17NBATimberwolves5736.523.717.61.040.590.550.300.192.90.171.11-1.901.40.73.1

Efficiency Statistics

YearLeagueTeamGPMinPTs/gFGA/gPts/PlayTS%eFG%FTA/FGA3PA/FGAAst/gAst/FGAA/TOPPRBK/gSTL/gPF/g
2014/15NCAAKentucky3921.110.36.61.080.630.570.520.031.10.170.83-2.912.20.52.9
2015/16NBATimberwolves8232.018.314.01.030.590.560.240.082.00.140.88-2.921.70.73.0
2016/17NBATimberwolves5736.523.717.61.040.590.550.300.192.90.171.11-1.901.40.73.1

Usage Statistics


Player InfoComplete MetricsPossession InfoPossession Ratios
YearLeagueTeamGPMinPEREFFEFF/40WS/40Pos/gTm Pos/g% Tm PosPts/PosFGA/PosFTA/PosAst/PosTO/Pos
2014/15NCAAKentucky3921.131.615.930.115.18.464.413.11.220.780.410.130.16
2015/16NBATimberwolves8232.022.523.829.714.816.196.216.71.140.870.210.120.14
2016/17NBATimberwolves5736.524.628.531.215.320.195.021.11.180.880.260.140.13

Usage Statistics

YearLeagueTeamGPMinPEREFFEFF/40WS/40Pos/gTm Pos/g% Tm PosPts/PosFGA/PosFTA/PosAst/PosTO/Pos
2014/15NCAAKentucky3921.131.615.930.115.18.464.413.11.220.780.410.130.16
2015/16NBATimberwolves8232.022.523.829.714.816.196.216.71.140.870.210.120.14
2016/17NBATimberwolves5736.524.628.531.215.320.195.021.11.180.880.260.140.13

Player Percentage of Team's Offensive Stats


Player InfoTotal PointsField Goals3 Point ShootingFree Throw Shooting
YearLeagueTeamGPMinPtsTm% TmFgTm% TmFgaTm% Tm3PtTm% Tm3PtaTm% TmFtTm% TmFtaTm% Tm
2014/15NCAAKentucky3921.110.374.413.83.725.86.76.655.111.90.15.21.00.214.91.42.817.615.93.424.214.2
2015/16NBATimberwolves8232.018.3102.417.97.637.79.414.081.317.30.45.56.61.116.46.52.721.412.73.427.012.4
2016/17NBATimberwolves5736.523.7104.822.69.139.010.817.684.021.01.17.814.73.422.215.34.419.023.15.324.022.0

Player Percentage of Team's Offensive Stats

YearLeagueTeamGPMinPtsTm% TmFgTm% TmFgaTm% Tm3PtTm% Tm3PtaTm% TmFtTm% TmFtaTm% Tm
2014/15NCAAKentucky3921.110.374.413.83.725.86.76.655.111.90.15.21.00.214.91.42.817.615.93.424.214.2
2015/16NBATimberwolves8232.018.3102.417.97.637.79.414.081.317.30.45.56.61.116.46.52.721.412.73.427.012.4
2016/17NBATimberwolves5736.523.7104.822.69.139.010.817.684.021.01.17.814.73.422.215.34.419.023.15.324.022.0

Player Percentage of Team's Defensive Stats


Player InfoOffensive ReboundingDefensive ReboundingTotal ReboundingBlocked ShotsSteals
YearLeagueTeamGPMinOffTm% TmDefTm% TmTotTm% TmBlkTm% TmSTLTm% Tm
2014/15NCAAKentucky3921.12.412.618.74.325.417.16.738.017.62.26.832.22.26.57.1
2015/16NBATimberwolves8232.02.810.027.57.731.524.310.441.625.11.74.636.81.78.08.8
2016/17NBATimberwolves5736.53.511.430.48.331.126.811.842.527.81.44.531.91.47.79.1

Player Percentage of Team's Defensive Stats

YearLeagueTeamGPMinOffTm% TmDefTm% TmTotTm% TmBlkTm% TmSTLTm% Tm
2014/15NCAAKentucky3921.12.412.618.74.325.417.16.738.017.62.26.832.22.26.57.1
2015/16NBATimberwolves8232.02.810.027.57.731.524.310.441.625.11.74.636.81.78.08.8
2016/17NBATimberwolves5736.53.511.430.48.331.126.811.842.527.81.44.531.91.47.79.1

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DraftExpress: The Karl Towns - Kristaps Porzingis Head to Head Matchup was absolutely fascinating last night. We broke it all down https//t.co/PvCmLKktCw
2015-12-17 16:05:53
DraftExpress: At MSG. Extremely pumped for tonight's game between the Knicks and Timberwolves. Kristaps Porzingis vs Karl Towns. https//t.co/D7O2eCzEp7
2015-12-16 20:26:44
DraftExpress: As expected Minnesota takes Karl Towns. Easy choice. Only sure-fire franchise caliber talent in the draft.
2015-06-25 19:38:11
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2015-06-25 14:15:21
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2015-06-24 15:02:42