Full Name:
Federico Kammerichs
Position:
Forward
College:
N/A
Height:
6-9 (2.05 m)
Weight:
225 (102.1 kg)
Team:
Ourense (Spain-2)
Birthdate:
June 21, 1980
Birthplace:
Argentina

Statistics

NBA DRAFT 2002
Selected in the second round (51st overall) by the Portland Trail Blazers.

HIGHLIGHTS
One of the most promising young players from Argentina, he signed with Valencia of Spain for the 2001-02 season, then was sent on loan to Ourense in Spainís LEB (second division) so he could receive more playing time.
Came to Spain after breakthrough season in Argentina as a 20-year-old in 2000-01 season.
Now a member of Argentinaís Nation Team after previously playing on the Junior National Team and the Under-21 National Team.
Played in the LEB All-Star Game in 2002 and Argentinaís All-Star Game in 2001.
Captured the attention of NBA scouts with his performance at the World Basketball Championship for Young Men played in Japan in August 2001.
Averaged 13.4 points, 7.2 rebounds and 2.5 assists for third place Argentina.
His rebound average was in the top 10 for the competition.
Scored 21 points in a quarterfinal victory over Australia.
Tallied 12 points and 11 rebounds vs. USA Basketball squad that won the competition.
Holds a German passport.

In his first season in Spainís second division, averaged 12.9 points, 6.5 rebounds and 1.24 blocked shots.
Shot 58.7 percent on two-point field goals but only 29.4 percent on three-pointers and 58.4 percent from line.

In his first season in Argentinaís top division with meaningful playing time, averaged 16.4 points, 9.3 rebounds and 1.4 blocked shots.
Shot 60 percent from two-point range and only 26.6 percent from three-point territory.

Scouting reports indicate he loves to drive to the basket and finish around the rim.
Gets rebounds with excellent leaping ability and effort and will block shots.
Needs work on his passing and perimeter shooting.

STATISTICS - Ferro Carril Oeste (Argentina)
SEASON G GS FGM FGA PCT FTM FTA PCT REB AST STL BL PTS AVG
1998-99 4 1 1 1.000 2 2 .1000 0 0 2 0 4 1.0
1999-00 32 13 41 .317 17 22 .773 58 7 8 7 46 1.4
2000-01 47 253 422 .600 162 262 .618 439 38 41 66 770 16.4
Totals 83 267 464 .575 181 286 .633 497 45 51 73 820 9.9
Three-point field goals: 1998-99, 0-for-0 (.000); 1999-00, 1-for-5 (.200); 2000-01, 34-for-128 (.266). Totals: 35-for-133 (.263).

STATISTICS - Ourense (Spain-2)
SEASON G GS FGM FGA PCT FTM FTA PCT REB AST STL BL PTS AVG
2001-02 38 141 240 .587 66 113 .584 248 47 41 47 489 12.9
Three-point field goals: 47-for-160 (.294).