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Detroit Pistons | #19 | Guard-Forward

Svi

Mykhailiuk

PPG

6.4

RPG

1.9

APG

1.3

PIE

7.4

6'7" | 205lb | 23 years

Player Bio

PROFESSIONAL CAREER

DRAFTED: Selected by the Lakers with the 47th overall pick in the 2018 NBA Draft. CAREER AVERAGES/MILESTONES: In 42 career games, holds career averages of 3.2 points, 0.9 rebounds and 0.9 assists with the L.A. Lakers and Detroit Pistons. TRANSACTIONS: Traded to the Detroit Pistons on February 6, 2019, along with a future second-round pick, in exchange for Reggie Bullock.

BEFORE NBA

Named 2018 All-Big 12 Second Team selection... Appeared in 136 games (70 starts) over four seasons at Kansas, averaging 8.7 points, 2.5 rebounds and 1.5 assists in 22.6 minutes... Scored in double figures in 61 games, including 12 games with 20-plus points.

PERSONAL LIFE

Name pronounced “svee-AT-uh-slahv muh-KIE-luke”... Goes by nickname “Svi”... Born in Cherkasy, Ukraine... Son of Inna and Iurri Mykhailiuk... Mother is a high school biology teacher... Father is a college history professor... Fluent in three languages (Russian, Ukrainian and English)... Earned Kansas’s Danny Manning Mr. Jayhawk Award in 2018... Two-time Academic All-Big 12 award winner... Represented his home country of Ukraine at the 2018 FIBA World Cup European qualifiers... Led the Ukrainian U-20 National Team in scoring at the 2016 FIBA Europe Championship... Began his college career at 17 years old and was the youngest player in Big 12 history... Attended high school at Cherkasy First City Gymnasia, also lettering in soccer and ping pong.