Shabazz Muhammad




SEASON 12.8 39.2 7.7 64.3 4.3 1.6 0.4 0.1
CAREER STATS 18.2 47.2 31.5 74.6 9.4 2.9 0.6 0.1


6 ft6 in

/ 1.98m


221 lbs

/ 100.2kg



Shabazz Muhammad grabs the rebound and makes a long pass to Jamal Crawford for the jam.


Shabazz Muhammad drops the ball back to Tyus Jones who turns and hits the three-pointer.

0021700056 MIN DET RECAP

Tobias Harris leads the Pistons to a 122-101 win over the Timberwolves with 34 points and four rebounds.

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Jamal Crawford jumps the passing lane for the steal then finds Shabazz Muhammad for the alley-oop on the other end.

0021700052 IND MIN RECAP

Victor Oladipo scores 28 points to lead the Pacers over the Timberwolves, 130-107.

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Karl-Anthony Towns with the over the shoulder pass to Shabazz Muhammad for the layup.

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Tyus Jones passes to Shabazz Muhammad for the dunk.

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Jamal Crawford gets the steal and on the other end throws it up to Sahbazz Muhammad for the alley-oop slam.

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Jeff Teague throws it up to Shabazz Muhammad for the alley-oop slam.

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Karl-Anthony Towns, Shabazz Muhammad and Nemanja Bjelica talk about playing against Ricky Rubio for the first time.


Shabazz Muhammad speaks with's Steve Aschburner about resigning with the Timberwolves and the expectations for the upcoming season.

0021601202 min lal RECAP

Despite huge games from Karl-Anthony Towns and Andrew Wiggins, D'Angelo Russell is the hero for the Lakers, nailing a shooter's roll buzzer-beating triple to give Los Angeles the win over the Timberwolves.

20170409 top 10

Check out the top 10 plays from an exciting Sunday in the NBA.

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Off the Lakers turnover, Tyus Jones throws the lob to Shabazz Muhammad, who throws it down ferociously.

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Shabazz Muhammad takes the skip pass from Tyus Jones and delivers a left-handed spike slam.

0021601162 min gsw recap

Klay Thompson scores 41 points, Stephen Curry adds 19 and Golden State takes care Minnesota at home.

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Shabazz Muhammad gets out fast and hits the high layup.

20170325 dunks day

Here's all the rim-rocking, high-flying, above the rim action from Saturday in the NBA in this edition of the Dunks of the Day.

0021601080 min lal recap

The Lakers come back from eight points behind and win in OT over the Timberwolves, 130-119.

0021601056 SAS MIN RECAP

Kawhi Leonard scores 22 points with four assists and LaMarcus Aldridge adds 26 as the Spurs top the Timberwolves, 100-93.


Professional History

2013-14 SEASON:
Finished his rookie NBA season by appearing in 37 games for the Wolves, all off the bench... Sidelined for five games (Nov. 15-22) with a sprained right ankle and missed the final seven (Apr. 5-16) after suffering a sprained medial collateral ligament in his right knee Apr. 4 at Miami... Averaged 3.9 ppg and 1.4 rpg in 7.8 mpg, hitting 46.0% from the field, 27.3% from three-point range and 65.0% from the FT line... Shot 50.5% (51-for-101) after Feb. 1, averaging 25.5 pts/48 in that stretch (127 points/239 minutes)... Tallied a season-high 20 points Feb. 25 at Phoenix, one of four double-digit nights; the two steals and 24:20 were season bests, also... Pulled in a season-high seven rebounds Feb. 23 at Portland, and had 12 points Feb. 8 vs. Portland... Recalled from Iowa (D-League) on Jan. 13; he netted 24.5 ppg (57.1%) and 9.8 rpg in four games for the Energy... Signed to a two-year contract on July 13... Acquired from Utah (with Gorgui Dieng) in return for Trey Burke in a draft-night transaction on June 27; he was selected by the Jazz in the 1st round (14th overall) of the 2013 NBA Draft... Played for the Wolves' entry at the 2013 Las Vegas Summer League, averaging 8.5 ppg.

Acquired by the Timberwolves on draft night (June 27, 2013) along with the draft rights to Gorgui Dieng (21st overall) from the Utah Jazz in exchange for the draft rights to Trey Burke (9th overall)... Selected by the Utah Jazz with the 14th overall selection in the 2013 NBA Draft.

In his lone season at UCLA, helped the Bruins to a 25-10 record, the Pac-12 regular-season title, a runner-up finished in the Pac-12 Tournament and an NCAA Tournament berth... Led UCLA with 17.9 points per game and averaged 5.2 rebounds per game... Ranked fourth in the Pac-12 in scoring (17.9 ppg)... Earned first-team All-Pac-12 honors and was named Pac-12 Co-Freshman of the Year, along with Arizona State's Jahii Carson... Earned second-team All-America honors from The Sporting News...Was a USBWA Freshman All-America selection (U.S. Basketball Writers' Association)... One of 21 players named to the 2013 Lute Olson All-America Team (only Pac-12 player selected to the team), as announced by one of eight finalists for the Integris Wayman Tisdale Award (presented to the nation's top freshman by the USBWA)... Scored at least 20 points in 14 games, helping lead UCLA to a 12-2 record in those contests... Scored in double figures in 31 of 32 games - scored in double figures in his first 12 games (had six points at Utah on Jan. 10, snapping the streak)... Ranks second on UCLA's all-time freshman scoring list (17.9 ppg), trailing Don MacLean's average of 18.6 ppg in 1988-89... Ranks ninth on the Pac-12 all-time freshman scoring list (17.9 ppg).

Born on Nov. 13, 1992, in Long Beach, California... Parents are Ronald and Faye Muhammad... Has one older sister, Asia, and one younger brother, Rashad... Father, Ronald, played college basketball for the University of Southern California from 1981-85... Sister, Asia, is a professional tennis player... Averaged 29.4 points and 10.1 rebounds as a high school senior at Bishop Gorman High School in Las Vegas... Named the 2012 Naismith Boy's High School Player of the Year... Entered his collegiate career as the No. 1 ranked player in the nation by and No. 2 by and Helped Bishop Gorman capture three Nevada 4A state titles... Twitter handle: @PhenomBalla15.

Traditional Season Stats

Season2017 16GP 204MIN 29FGM 74FGA 39.2FG% 13PM 133PA 7.73P% 9FTM 14FTA 64.3FT% 9OREB 17DREB 26REB 6AST 1TOV 3STL 2BLK 17PF 0DD2 0TD3 68PTS -64+/-

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