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Houston Rockets | #16 | Forward

Usman

Garuba

PPG

4.4

RPG

5.4

APG

1.2

PIE

10.3

HEIGHT

6'8" (2.03m)

WEIGHT

229lb (104kg)

COUNTRY

Spain

LAST ATTENDED

Real Madrid

AGE

20 years

BIRTHDATE

March 9, 2002

DRAFT

2021 R1 Pick 23

EXPERIENCE

1 Year

6'8" | 229lb | 20 years

DRAFT

2021 R1 Pick 23

BIRTHDATE

March 9, 2002

COUNTRY

Spain

LAST ATTENDED

Real Madrid

EXPERIENCE

1 Year

Last 5 Games

Game DateMatchupW/LMINPTSFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%OREBDREBREBASTSTLBLKTOVPF+/-
NOV 26, 2022HOU vs. OKCW130000.0000.0000.011201012-4
NOV 25, 2022HOU vs. ATLW1991250.0010.07887.5505312055
NOV 20, 2022HOU vs. GSWL2231425.011100000.033612021-7
NOV 18, 2022HOU vs. INDL2042450.0000.0000.004401002-12
NOV 16, 2022HOU @ DALW22125510022100000.01893030316

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11/26/2022, 6:26 PM

Usman Garuba: Scores nine in win

Garuba recorded nine points (1-2 FG, 0-1 3PT, 7-8 FT), five rebounds, three assists, one steal and two blocks across 19 minutes in Friday's 128-122 victory over the Hawks.

11/17/2022, 6:12 PM

Usman Garuba: Nearly posts double-double in win

Garuba ended Wednesday's 101-92 victory over the Mavericks with 12 points (5-5 FG, 2-2 3Pt), nine rebounds, three assists and three blocks over 22 minutes.

11/15/2022, 5:28 AM

Usman Garuba: Blocks three shots Monday

Garuba had five points (2-4 FG, 0-1 3Pt, 1-2 FT), four rebounds, two assists, three blocks and one steal in 17 minutes during Monday's 122-106 loss to the Clippers.

10/31/2022, 12:37 AM

Usman Garuba: Third-year option exercised

The Rockets exercised Garuba's $2.59 million team option for the 2023-24 season Sunday.

10/25/2022, 12:42 AM

Usman Garuba: Back in bench role

Garuba will come off the bench Monday against the Jazz, Jonathan Feigen of the Houston Chronicle reports.