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7-0, 260, Born April 25, 1976
College: Wake Forest
9th NBA Season … 8th NBA All-Star Game

Widely regarded as the best big man in the game today…In 2004-05, captured his third NBA Championship and his third NBA Finals MVP, joining Michael Jordan and Shaquille O’Neal as the only other players to accomplish this feat…Among league leaders in rebounds, blocks and double-doubles … Two-time regular season MVP (2001-02 and 2002-03) … Member of 2004 USA Basketball Men's Olympic Team… The first player in NBA history to be named to both an All-NBA Team and an All-Defensive Team in each of his first eight seasons... Has averaged a double-double in each of his eight NBA seasons … Named co-MVP of the 2000 NBA All-Star Game, scoring 24 points and grabbing 14 rebounds … Named to the 1997-98 All-NBA First Team, becoming only the ninth rookie in NBA history to earn the honor, and is an eight-time member of the All-NBA First Team … Winner of the 1997-98 Rookie of the Year Award and a unanimous selection to the All-Rookie First Team.



 2005-06 STATISTICS
                    REBOUNDS PER GAME  
 TEAM G GS MPG FGM-A FG% 3PM-A 3P% FTM-A FT% OFF DEF TOT APG SPG BPG TO PF PPG
  SAS  51 51 35.7 384-790 .486 1-4 .250 227-346 .656 2.7 8.8 11.5 3.0 .78 2.02 2.51 2.70 19.5

 ALL-STAR AVERAGES
                REBOUNDS PER GAME  
TEAM   G GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% OFF DEF RPG APG SPG BPG TO PF PPG
 All-Star     7 6 26.6 .582 .500 .750 3.4 9.4 12.9 2.7 .71 .57 2.29 1.30 14.6
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