D-League Performer of the Week, December 18, 2006
Andre Brown, Sioux Falls Skyforce
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Andre Brown of the Sioux Falls Skyforce is the D-League Performer of the Week for December 18, 2006.
Brown recorded three straight double-doubles last week as he led the Skyforce to a 3-0 record. He kicked off the week with 26 points and 11 rebounds in a 105-93 win over Arkansas on Thursday. The next night he posted season highs with 34 points and 17 rebounds as the Skyforce knocked off the RimRockers, 100-93. Brown closed out his outstanding week with 29 points and 13 boards in a 99-94 win over Austin. For the week he averaged 29.6 points and 13.6 rebounds for the Skyforce, who are in fourth place in the Eastern Division with a 5-4 record.
A 6-9 forward, Brown was the second overall pick in the 2006 D-League draft. This season he ranks second among the league leaders in scoring (22.8 points), rebounding (10.7 rebounds), and field goal percentage (.648, 92-142). He spent this fall in training camp with the Atlanta Hawks, and played in Korea during the 2005-06 season.