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Sam Young
STRENGTHS:
- Back to basket scoring
- Turnaround jumper
- Perimeter defense
- Physical Toughness
- Understands limitations
- Work ethic
- High-level productivity
- Ability to finish around basket
- Athleticism
- Solid frame
- Strength
- Wingspan
- Excellent rebounder
- Ability to catch and shoot
WEAKNESSES:
- Offensive creativity
- Ability to create own shot
- Ball-handling skills
- Ability to defend position at next level?
- Older than class peers
- Tweener?
- Passing skills
- Size for position
- Ability to shoot off the dribble
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DraftExpress: 2010 Top Vegas Summer League PERs Ty Lawson Demar Derozan Marcus Landry Russell Robinson John Wall Bobby Brown Sam Young Javale Mcgee
2013-07-17 13:24:59
DraftExpress: CT beats DC 171-169. Josh Selby 48 pts, Sam Young 38, Tyreke Evans 38, Nolan Smith 35, Trey Thompkins 26 Wesley Matthews 25 Travis Leslie 25
2011-11-18 09:43:45
DraftExpress: I-95 Battle of Bridgeport cnt'd: Josh Selby, Ryan Gomes, Sam Young, Donte Greene, Jordan Williams and some other NBA guys I don't recognize.
2011-11-18 08:17:40
DraftExpress: Interested in signing an NBA player? For the low-low price of 30k per month, Sam Young could be yours, according to an email from his agent.
2011-10-26 03:54:48
Butler has a much better feel and is probably more skilled too. RT @P_Matic: Da'Sean Butler = Sam Young (without the athleticism)?
2010-03-14 13:46:10
Top 25s - Full List
RankCategoryTotal
25Pts/g19.2
15Pts/40p24.8
18Pts/4024.1
17Pts690
16Fga/4018.2
14Fga/40p18.7
18Fga520
11Fg/g7.3
11Fg/409.1
9Fg/40p9.4
Team: Pacers College Team: Caserta
PhysicalsPositionsRankings Misc
H: 6' 7"
W: 223 lbs
Bday: 06/01/1985
(29 Years Old)
Current: SF/PF
NBA:   SF
Possible: SF
RSCI: 49
High School: Hargrave Military Academy
Hometown: Clinton, MD
Drafted:  Pick 36 in 2009 by Grizzlies
Best Case: James Posey
Worst Case: Joey Graham

Predraft Measurements
YearSourceHeight w/o ShoesHeight w/shoesWeightWingspanStanding ReachBody FatNo Step VertMax Vert
2009NBA Draft Combine6' 5.25"6' 6.75"2236' 10.75"8' 9.5"4.927.533.0

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Statistical Top 25s

Basic Statistics
YearLeagueTeamGPMinPtsFGFGAFG%2Pt2PtA2P%3Pt3PtA3P%FTMFTAFT%OffDefTOTAstsStlsBlksTOsPFs
2005/06NCAAPittsburgh3320.47.93.05.752.12.85.156.30.10.619.01.82.769.31.82.64.40.80.70.61.51.4
2006/07NCAAPittsburgh3717.27.22.86.145.82.44.949.20.41.131.01.22.159.71.31.73.00.70.60.51.11.6
2007/08NCAAPittsburgh3732.118.16.913.650.35.710.553.81.23.138.33.14.569.02.24.06.31.21.11.12.42.0
2008/09NCAAPittsburgh3631.819.27.314.450.25.810.455.21.54.037.23.24.374.01.94.36.31.11.00.82.41.7
2009/10NBAGrizzlies8016.57.42.86.245.12.75.548.30.10.719.61.72.277.71.01.62.50.70.40.31.21.3
2010/11NBAGrizzlies7820.27.33.06.347.22.85.748.60.20.634.01.11.576.70.51.92.40.90.90.30.81.5
2011/12NBAGrizzlies2111.43.51.54.038.61.53.543.20.00.40.00.50.683.30.71.32.00.40.50.10.40.6
2011/12NBA76ers149.62.90.93.129.50.62.622.20.40.662.50.61.064.30.41.11.50.40.40.30.50.8
2012/13NBAPacers5612.42.81.02.639.20.81.743.80.30.930.80.40.853.50.41.72.20.80.30.10.61.1
2014/15ItalianCaserta631.521.88.216.250.57.512.759.20.73.519.04.86.278.42.05.37.31.52.30.33.32.7

Basic Statistics Per 40
YearLeagueTeamGPMinPtsFGFGAFG%2Pt2PtA2P%3Pt3PtA3P%FTMFTAFT%OffDefTOTAstsStlsBlksTOsPFs
2005/06NCAAPittsburgh3320.415.55.811.252.15.69.956.30.21.319.03.65.269.33.55.18.61.71.31.23.02.7
2006/07NCAAPittsburgh3717.216.66.514.145.85.711.549.20.82.631.02.94.859.73.04.07.01.61.31.12.63.8
2007/08NCAAPittsburgh3732.122.58.617.050.37.113.153.81.53.938.33.95.769.02.85.07.81.51.41.42.92.5
2008/09NCAAPittsburgh3631.824.19.118.250.27.213.155.21.95.137.24.05.474.02.45.47.91.41.21.03.12.1
2009/10NBAGrizzlies8016.518.06.815.045.16.413.448.30.31.719.64.15.377.72.33.86.11.61.00.62.83.2
2010/11NBAGrizzlies7820.214.55.912.547.25.511.348.60.41.334.02.32.976.71.03.74.71.81.70.61.53.0
2011/12NBAGrizzlies2111.412.35.313.838.65.312.343.20.01.50.01.72.083.32.34.56.81.51.80.31.52.0
2011/12NBA76ers149.611.93.913.029.52.410.722.21.52.462.52.74.164.31.84.46.21.81.81.22.13.3
2012/13NBAPacers5612.48.93.38.539.22.45.543.80.93.030.81.32.553.51.45.67.02.40.90.51.93.6
2014/15ItalianCaserta631.527.710.420.550.59.516.159.20.84.419.06.17.878.42.56.89.31.93.00.44.23.4

Basic Statistics Per 40 Pace Adjusted
YearLeagueTeamGPMinPtsFGFGAFG%2Pt2PtA2P%3Pt3PtA3P%FTMFTAFT%OffDefTOTAstsStlsBlksTOsPFs
2005/06NCAAPittsburgh3320.415.75.911.352.15.610.056.30.21.319.03.75.369.33.55.18.61.71.31.23.02.7
2006/07NCAAPittsburgh3717.217.46.714.745.85.912.049.20.92.831.03.05.059.73.14.27.31.61.41.12.83.9
2007/08NCAAPittsburgh3732.122.78.617.250.37.113.253.81.53.938.33.95.769.02.85.17.91.51.41.43.02.5
2008/09NCAAPittsburgh3631.824.09.118.150.27.213.055.21.95.037.24.05.374.02.45.47.81.41.21.03.12.1
2009/10NBAGrizzlies8016.517.56.614.645.16.313.048.30.31.619.64.05.177.72.33.65.91.51.00.62.83.1
2010/11NBAGrizzlies7820.214.35.812.447.25.411.148.60.41.334.02.22.976.71.03.74.71.81.70.61.53.0
2011/12NBA76ers149.612.13.913.329.52.410.922.21.52.462.52.74.264.31.84.56.31.81.81.22.13.3
2011/12NBAGrizzlies2111.412.35.313.838.65.312.343.20.01.50.01.72.083.32.34.56.81.51.80.31.52.0
2012/13NBAPacers5612.49.13.48.739.22.55.643.80.93.030.81.32.553.51.55.77.12.50.90.51.93.6
2014/15ItalianCaserta631.527.610.320.450.59.516.059.20.84.419.06.17.878.42.56.79.31.92.90.44.23.4

Efficiency Statistics
Player InfoShooting RatiosPassing RatiosDefensive Ratios
YearLeagueTeamGPMinPTs/gFGA/gPts/PlayTS%eFG%FTA/FGA3PA/FGAAst/gAst/FGAA/TOPPRBK/gSTL/gPF/g
2005/06NCAAPittsburgh3320.47.95.70.930.570.530.470.110.80.150.56-4.690.60.71.4
2006/07NCAAPittsburgh3717.27.26.10.870.510.490.340.190.70.110.60-4.000.50.61.6
2007/08NCAAPittsburgh3732.118.113.61.000.570.550.330.231.20.090.52-4.831.11.12.0
2008/09NCAAPittsburgh3631.819.214.41.010.580.550.300.281.10.080.45-5.380.81.01.7
2009/10NBAGrizzlies8016.57.46.20.880.510.460.350.110.70.100.55-4.520.30.41.3
2010/11NBAGrizzlies7820.27.36.30.940.520.490.230.100.90.141.16-0.900.30.91.5
2011/12NBAGrizzlies2111.43.54.00.760.420.390.140.110.40.111.00-1.280.10.50.6
2011/12NBA76ers149.62.93.10.690.400.350.320.180.40.140.86-2.250.30.40.8
2012/13NBAPacers5612.42.82.60.770.460.450.290.350.80.281.27-0.760.10.31.1
2014/15ItalianCaserta631.521.816.20.970.570.530.380.221.50.090.45-7.440.32.32.7

Usage Statistics
Player InfoComplete MetricsPossession InfoPossession Ratios
YearLeagueTeamGPMinPEREFFEFF/40WS/40Pos/gTm Pos/g% Tm PosPts/PosFGA/PosFTA/PosAst/PosTO/Pos
2005/06NCAAPittsburgh3320.419.29.318.38.77.268.210.51.100.790.370.120.21
2006/07NCAAPittsburgh3717.217.36.615.35.26.665.610.11.080.920.310.100.17
2007/08NCAAPittsburgh3732.125.217.221.59.215.568.122.71.170.880.290.080.15
2008/09NCAAPittsburgh3631.825.417.622.19.416.568.524.11.160.870.260.070.15
2009/10NBAGrizzlies8016.512.96.215.04.07.097.87.21.060.880.310.090.17
2010/11NBAGrizzlies7820.212.57.314.55.17.195.77.41.040.900.210.130.11
2011/12NBAGrizzlies2111.410.53.612.54.63.894.14.00.931.040.150.110.11
2011/12NBA76ers149.68.22.410.12.53.492.13.70.830.920.290.120.15
2012/13NBAPacers5612.47.43.611.54.83.293.23.50.860.820.240.230.18
2014/15ItalianCaserta631.526.920.726.210.820.076.726.11.090.810.310.070.17

Player Percentage of Team's Offensive Stats
Player InfoTotal PointsField Goals3 Point ShootingFree Throw Shooting
YearLeagueTeamGPMinPtsTm% TmFgTm% TmFgaTm% Tm3PtTm% Tm3PtaTm% TmFtTm% TmFtaTm% Tm
2005/06NCAAPittsburgh3320.47.972.510.93.025.55.35.755.810.20.16.21.90.617.73.61.815.312.12.722.112.1
2006/07NCAAPittsburgh3717.27.271.310.02.826.05.16.155.011.10.46.25.71.116.27.01.213.19.52.119.910.5
2007/08NCAAPittsburgh3732.118.173.824.56.926.911.613.659.123.11.26.119.63.118.117.13.113.822.74.520.821.9
2008/09NCAAPittsburgh3631.819.277.424.87.328.912.014.460.423.91.56.324.04.017.822.73.213.423.74.319.821.6
2009/10NBAGrizzlies8016.57.4102.57.32.839.33.36.283.87.40.14.23.30.712.45.61.719.78.62.226.98.1
2010/11NBAGrizzlies7820.27.399.97.33.039.03.66.382.97.60.23.85.80.611.35.71.118.16.31.524.26.2
2011/12NBAGrizzlies2111.43.595.03.71.536.71.94.082.24.80.04.20.00.412.93.30.517.32.80.622.82.5
2011/12NBA76ers149.62.993.63.10.937.41.13.183.63.80.45.36.80.614.63.90.613.54.81.018.25.5
2012/13NBAPacers5612.42.894.72.91.035.11.32.680.53.30.36.94.20.919.74.70.417.62.30.823.63.2
2014/15ItalianCaserta631.521.869.731.38.224.713.116.262.326.00.77.09.53.523.115.14.813.336.46.218.433.5

Player Percentage of Team's Defensive Stats
Player InfoOffensive ReboundingDefensive ReboundingTotal ReboundingBlocked ShotsSteals
YearLeagueTeamGPMinOffTm% TmDefTm% TmTotTm% TmBlkTm% TmSTLTm% Tm
2005/06NCAAPittsburgh3320.41.811.515.62.624.310.64.435.812.20.63.915.60.66.210.8
2006/07NCAAPittsburgh3717.21.310.312.31.722.27.83.032.59.20.53.612.80.55.210.8
2007/08NCAAPittsburgh3732.12.212.617.84.021.618.66.334.218.31.13.433.61.16.816.3
2008/09NCAAPittsburgh3631.81.913.114.64.323.818.26.336.916.90.83.921.60.86.814.2
2009/10NBAGrizzlies8016.51.013.07.41.630.45.12.543.55.80.34.95.10.37.45.6
2010/11NBAGrizzlies7820.20.511.84.31.929.26.52.441.05.80.35.45.50.39.49.3
2011/12NBAGrizzlies2111.40.712.65.31.329.54.42.042.04.60.15.21.80.19.65.5
2011/12NBA76ers149.60.410.74.01.132.53.31.543.23.50.35.25.50.38.05.4
2012/13NBAPacers5612.40.412.93.51.733.05.32.245.84.80.16.42.20.17.23.7
2014/15ItalianCaserta631.52.010.319.45.324.122.17.334.421.30.31.423.30.310.921.5

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