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CARMELO NBA Player Projections

FiveThirtyEight’s CARMELO* identifies similar players throughout NBA history and uses them to develop a probabilistic forecast of what a current NBA player’s future might look like.

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Buddy Hield

  • Pelicans
  • New Orleans Pelicans
  • Shooting Guard
  • 23 years old
  • Rookie ✔
ADJUSTED COLLEGE STATISTICS
Bad
Avg.
Good
As compared to rookies
Percentile
Vitals50th
Height6'5"
Weight212
Draft position6
Scoring
Effective FG %61%
Usage %26%
Tendencies
3 pt. frequency48%
FT frequency19%
Passing/Ball Handling
Assist %12%
Turnover %13%
Defense/Rebounding
Rebound %15%
Block %1.4%
Steal %1.5%
Wins Above Replacement Projection

Confidence interval

Projection

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