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Prospect Profile

Bismack Biyombo

  • Full Name: Bismack Biyombo
  • Position: Forward
  • Height/Weight: 6-9 / 243
  • Birthdate: August 8, 1992
  • College: Fuenlabrada (Spain)
Sacramento Kings (Traded to Charlotte Bobcats) Round 1: Pick 7

** Traded to Charlotte on Draft night

Strengths:

    * Strong body for his age
    * Great physical condition (4.8 percent body fat)
    * Incredible wingspan and reach for his size (7-foot-7 wingspan and 9-foot-3 standing reach)
    * Explosive jumper, rebounder and shot-blocker
    * Strong offensive rebounder; aggressive to the ball
    * Tenacious defender
    * Runs the floor well, rim to rim
    * Vocal leader; very mature for his age

Weaknesses:

    * Offensive game away from the basket
    * Limited range
    * Free-throw shooting
 

NBA projection:
Hoop Summit performance makes him a likely lottery pick, despite questions about his age.

2010-11 Season:
Started season at Illescas before being moved straight to ACB at Fuenlabrada. Very productive, especially in rebounding and shot-blocking in limited minutes.

Key stats:
2009-10 Illescas (Spain LEB-Silver) – 14 games, 21.4 mpg, 9.0 ppg, 6.4 rpg, 1.5 bpg
2009-10 Fuenlabrada (Spain-ACB) – 14 games, 16.6 mpg, 6.4 ppg, 5.1 rpg, 2.3 bpg        

Cool statistic:
Recorded the first triple-double in the history of the Nike Hoop Summit, scoring 12 points with 11 rebounds and 10 blocks in the April, 2011 event.  

Reminds me of:
A cross between Ben Wallace and Serge Ibaka

What Insiders Say:
Roy Rana, head coach World Select Team, 2011 Nike Hoop Summit
"Bismack does so many spectacular things. He’s a phenomenal talent."

NBA Scout:
"His effort, heart, shot-blocking, offensive rebounding and attempt at leadership were big. Very raw though."

Current contract and team:
Fuenlabrada (Spanish ACB)

Chris Denker and Carl Berman are Managing Partners of NetScouts Basketball,"The International Basketball Connection."

Baloncesto Fuenlabrada (Spain)
Fuenlabrada-GETAFE Madrid - Spanish EBA
Season G MPG FGM FGA PCT FTM FTA PCT RPG APG SPG BPG PTS AVG
2009-10 19 23.9 70 121 .579 38 75 .507 6.8 0.7 0.7 3.3 178 9.4
Three-point field goals: 0-for-1 (.000).
C.B. Illescas - Spanish LEB Silver
Season G MPG FGM FGA PCT FTM FTA PCT RPG APG SPG BPG PTS AVG
2009-10 31 20.0 79 136 .581 15 46 .326 4.9 0.1 0.5 1.5 173 5.6
2010-11 14 21.9 50 85 .588 26 53 .491 6.4 0.5 0.5 1.9 126 9.0
Totals 45 20.6 129 221 .584 41 99 .414 5.4 0.2 0.5 1.6 299 6.6
Fuenlabrada - Spanish ACB
Season G MPG FGM FGA PCT FTM FTA PCT RPG APG SPG BPG PTS AVG
2010-11 14 17.1 32 58 .552 26 47 .553 5.1 0.3 0.4 2.3 90 6.4

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