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2014-15 NBA Stats

PTS

6.2

REB

3.8

AST

1.3

STL

0.4

BLK

0.8

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2014-15 Fantasy Basketball Outlook

Hawes was fantastic for fantasy owners last season, spending the first half of the season with the Philadelphia 76ers before being traded to the Cleveland Cavaliers. As a free agent this offseason, he signed with the Los Angeles Clippers. Hawes is a 7-footer with three-point...

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HT: 6' 11"   WT: 250 lbs   DOB: 4/28/1988  College: Washington   DRAFTED: 1st Rd, #10 Overall in 2007   Show ContractHide Contract

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Spencer Hawes NBA Stats – Per Game
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Season Age Team G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
2007-08 19 71 13.1 4.7 3.2 0.6 0.2 0.6 0.1 45.9 65.5 0.8 1.0 2.3 0.3 19.0 2.1 4.5 0.5 0.8
2008-09 20 77 29.3 11.4 7.1 1.9 0.6 1.2 0.5 46.6 66.2 2.1 1.9 5.2 1.5 34.8 4.8 10.4 1.2 1.8
2009-10 21 72 26.4 10.0 6.1 2.2 0.4 1.2 0.4 46.8 68.9 1.8 2.0 4.0 1.2 29.9 4.3 9.3 1.0 1.5
2010-11 22 PHI 81 21.2 7.2 5.7 1.5 0.4 0.9 0.1 46.5 53.4 1.2 1.6 4.1 0.5 24.3 3.3 7.0 0.6 1.1
2011-12 23 PHI 37 24.9 9.6 7.3 2.6 0.4 1.3 0.1 48.9 72.7 1.5 2.1 5.2 0.3 25.0 4.2 8.6 1.1 1.5
2012-13 24 PHI 82 27.2 11.0 7.2 2.2 0.3 1.4 0.4 46.4 77.7 1.6 2.1 5.1 1.1 35.6 4.6 9.9 1.5 1.9
2013-14 25 CLE 27 29.8 13.5 7.7 2.4 0.5 1.0 1.7 46.8 78.4 2.0 1.6 6.1 3.9 44.8 5.1 11.0 1.5 1.9
2013-14 25 PHI 53 31.4 13.0 8.5 3.3 0.6 1.3 1.5 45.1 78.2 2.2 1.7 6.9 3.8 39.9 5.0 11.1 1.5 1.9
2013-14 25 CLE/PHI 80 30.9 13.2 8.3 3.0 0.6 1.2 1.6 45.6 78.3 2.2 1.6 6.6 3.9 41.6 5.0 11.0 1.5 1.9
2014-15 26 LAC 64 18.3 6.2 3.8 1.3 0.4 0.8 0.8 39.7 61.7 0.9 0.5 3.4 2.5 31.9 2.4 6.0 0.6 0.9
Rest Of Season Projections 26 LAC 8 16.9 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 rest of season projections for Spencer Hawes
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Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

Spencer Hawes NBA Stats – Recent Stat Breakdown
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Time Period G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
Last 7 Days 3 15.0 4.7 4.0 0.3 0.3 0.0 0.7 46.2 0.0 2.3 0.0 4.0 2.3 28.6 2.0 4.3 0.0 0.0
Last 14 Days 7 12.1 3.1 3.3 0.6 0.1 0.0 0.6 34.6 0.0 1.3 0.3 3.0 1.7 33.3 1.3 3.7 0.0 0.0
Last 30 Days 15 18.2 5.1 3.8 1.5 0.3 0.7 0.9 33.0 16.7 1.1 0.4 3.4 2.8 31.0 2.1 6.3 0.1 0.4
Last 5 Games 5 14.2 3.8 3.4 0.4 0.2 0.0 0.6 36.4 0.0 1.8 0.2 3.2 2.0 30.0 1.6 4.4 0.0 0.0
Last 10 Games 10 15.8 3.5 3.0 1.2 0.2 0.0 0.6 29.8 25.0 1.1 0.2 2.8 2.2 27.3 1.4 4.7 0.1 0.4
Last 20 Games 20 20.5 5.9 4.0 1.6 0.4 0.9 0.8 34.6 53.3 1.3 0.5 3.5 2.8 28.6 2.4 6.8 0.4 0.8

 

Spencer Hawes Projections For Upcoming Games – Next 3 Days
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Spencer Hawes – Playing Time & Selected Stats

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1.  DeAndre Jordan

2.  Spencer Hawes

3.  Blake Griffin

4.  Ekpe Udoh

Los Angeles Clippers

True Shooting Percentage

48.0%

True Shooting % in 2014-15

In 2014-15, Spencer Hawes has a true shooting percentage of 48.0%.

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Spencer Hawes NBA Stats – Per 36 Minutes
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Season Age Team G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
2007-08 19 71 36.0 12.9 8.9 1.7 0.5 1.5 0.2 45.9 65.5 2.2 2.6 6.3 0.8 19.0 5.6 12.3 1.5 2.2
2008-09 20 77 36.0 14.0 8.7 2.4 0.7 1.5 0.6 46.6 66.2 2.5 2.4 6.4 1.8 34.8 5.9 12.7 1.4 2.2
2009-10 21 72 36.0 13.7 8.2 3.0 0.6 1.6 0.5 46.8 68.9 2.5 2.7 5.5 1.6 29.9 5.9 12.6 1.4 2.0
2010-11 22 PHI 81 36.0 12.2 9.7 2.5 0.6 1.5 0.2 46.5 53.4 2.0 2.7 7.0 0.8 24.3 5.5 11.9 1.0 1.8
2011-12 23 PHI 37 36.0 13.9 10.6 3.8 0.6 1.9 0.1 48.9 72.7 2.2 3.1 7.5 0.5 25.0 6.1 12.5 1.6 2.2
2012-13 24 PHI 82 36.0 14.6 9.5 3.0 0.4 1.8 0.5 46.4 77.7 2.1 2.8 6.7 1.4 35.6 6.1 13.1 2.0 2.5
2013-14 25 CLE 27 36.0 16.3 9.3 2.9 0.6 1.2 2.1 46.8 78.4 2.4 1.9 7.4 4.7 44.8 6.2 13.3 1.8 2.3
2013-14 25 PHI 53 36.0 14.9 9.8 3.8 0.7 1.4 1.8 45.1 78.2 2.6 1.9 7.9 4.4 39.9 5.7 12.7 1.7 2.2
2013-14 25 CLE/PHI 80 36.0 15.3 9.6 3.5 0.6 1.4 1.9 45.6 78.3 2.5 1.9 7.7 4.5 41.6 5.9 12.9 1.7 2.2
2014-15 26 LAC 64 36.0 12.1 7.5 2.5 0.7 1.5 1.6 39.7 61.7 1.7 0.9 6.6 5.0 31.9 4.7 11.8 1.1 1.8
Rest Of Season Projections 26 LAC 8 36.0 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 rest of season projections for Spencer Hawes
Preseason Projections 26 LAC 78 36.0 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 projections for Spencer Hawes

Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

Spencer Hawes NBA Stats – Totals
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Season Age Team G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
2007-08 19 71 931 334 230 44 14 40 4 45.9 65.5 56 68 162 21 19.0 146 318 38 58
2008-09 20 77 2259 876 549 149 44 93 40 46.6 66.2 160 148 401 115 34.8 373 800 90 136
2009-10 21 72 1904 723 436 158 32 83 26 46.8 68.9 131 145 291 87 29.9 312 666 73 106
2010-11 22 PHI 81 1718 584 465 121 29 71 9 46.5 53.4 97 129 336 37 24.3 264 568 47 88
2011-12 23 PHI 37 920 355 270 98 16 48 3 48.9 72.7 55 78 192 12 25.0 156 319 40 55
2012-13 24 PHI 82 2233 905 590 183 24 113 31 46.4 77.7 131 173 417 87 35.6 376 811 122 157
2013-14 25 CLE 27 804 365 208 64 13 27 47 46.8 78.4 54 43 165 105 44.8 139 297 40 51
2013-14 25 PHI 53 1666 688 452 176 31 67 81 45.1 78.2 119 88 364 203 39.9 264 586 79 101
2013-14 25 CLE/PHI 80 2470 1053 660 240 44 94 128 45.6 78.3 173 131 529 308 41.6 403 883 119 152
2014-15 26 LAC 64 1173 395 245 81 23 50 52 39.7 61.7 55 30 215 163 31.9 153 385 37 60
Rest Of Season Projections 26 LAC 8 135 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 rest of season projections for Spencer Hawes
Preseason Projections 26 LAC 78 1895 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 projections for Spencer Hawes

Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

Spencer Hawes NBA Advanced Stats
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Season Age Team G Min TS% eFG% AR TOR AST/TO EFF
2007-08 19 71 13.1 48.6 46.5 9.9 12.6 0.8 5.8
2008-09 20 77 29.3 50.9 49.1 12.7 13.7 0.9 14.0
2009-10 21 72 26.4 50.7 48.8 15.8 13.1 1.2 12.7
2010-11 22 PHI 81 21.2 48.1 47.3 14.7 11.8 1.2 10.2
2011-12 23 PHI 37 24.9 51.7 49.4 19.8 11.1 1.8 15.0
2012-13 24 PHI 82 27.2 51.4 48.3 15.3 11.0 1.4 14.8
2013-14 25 CLE 27 29.8 57.1 54.7 14.6 12.3 1.2 16.8
2013-14 25 PHI 53 31.4 54.6 52.0 19.0 12.9 1.5 17.9
2013-14 25 CLE/PHI 80 30.9 55.4 52.9 17.6 12.7 1.4 17.6
2014-15 26 LAC 64 18.3 48.0 46.5 14.8 10.0 1.5 7.6
Rest Of Season Projections 26 LAC 8 16.9 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 rest of season projections for Spencer Hawes
Preseason Projections 26 LAC 78 24.3 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 projections for Spencer Hawes

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Spencer Hawes 2014-15 NBA Game Log
Date Opponent MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TO FGM FGA FTM FTA 3PM 3PA OREB DREB FOULS
Mar 27 at PHI 19 7 8 1 1 0 4 3 7 0 0 1 4 0 8 3
Mar 25 at NYK 15 7 3 0 0 0 2 3 6 0 0 1 3 0 3 2
Mar 22 NOP 11 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Mar 20 WAS 15 3 3 1 0 0 2 1 5 0 0 1 1 0 3 2
Mar 18 at SAC 11 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 4 0 0 0 2 1 1 4
Mar 17 CHA 11 3 5 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 1 2 0 5 4
Mar 15 HOU 3 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Mar 13 at DAL 18 4 3 5 0 0 0 2 8 0 0 0 3 0 3 1
Mar 11 at OKC 32 4 3 0 0 0 2 1 7 1 2 1 4 0 3 5
Mar 9 MIN 23 5 1 3 1 0 0 2 6 0 2 1 3 0 1 4
Mar 8 at GSW 19 4 5 2 0 1 0 2 6 0 0 0 0 1 4 2
Mar 4 POR 26 8 4 4 0 2 0 3 9 0 0 2 5 0 4 3
Mar 2 at MIN 23 8 5 1 0 2 1 3 12 0 0 2 7 0 5 4
Mar 1 at CHI 23 14 9 1 1 3 1 6 12 0 0 2 5 2 7 3
Feb 27 at MEM 24 7 4 3 2 2 3 3 8 0 2 1 3 1 3 3
Feb 25 at HOU 31 7 8 1 1 1 4 1 9 4 4 1 5 1 7 4
Feb 23 MEM 32 9 1 2 0 3 0 4 12 0 0 1 4 1 0 3
Feb 21 SAC 21 7 6 1 0 2 3 3 5 0 0 1 1 1 5 5
Feb 19 SAS 33 7 4 3 1 1 2 3 7 1 2 0 1 0 4 5
Feb 11 HOU 19 12 3 1 0 0 0 5 9 2 3 0 3 1 2 4
Feb 9 at DAL 14 4 1 1 0 0 0 2 4 0 1 0 1 0 1 3
Feb 8 at OKC 35 17 1 0 0 1 2 7 16 1 2 2 5 1 0 4
Feb 6 at TOR 16 9 2 0 0 0 1 4 5 0 0 1 2 1 1 5
Feb 5 at CLE 18 11 4 0 1 0 2 4 6 2 2 1 2 1 3 3
Feb 2 at BKN 17 3 2 0 0 1 0 1 3 0 0 1 1 0 2 1
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Jan 31 at SAS 24 11 3 1 3 0 2 4 8 0 0 3 5 1 2 3
Jan 30 at NOP 15 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 4
Jan 28 at UTA 14 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 1 1
Jan 26 DEN 17 4 2 1 0 0 1 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 1
Jan 25 at PHO 16 11 1 0 0 0 0 4 6 1 1 2 3 0 1 1
Jan 22 BKN 16 7 4 4 0 3 0 3 8 0 0 1 4 0 4 4
Jan 19 BOS 16 9 5 2 0 2 0 4 10 0 0 1 3 1 4 1
Jan 17 at SAC 17 4 3 1 0 1 0 2 5 0 0 0 0 1 2 2
Jan 16 CLE 12 9 4 0 1 0 1 4 6 0 0 1 2 2 2 1
Jan 14 at POR 17 0 4 0 0 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 1 2 2 1
Jan 11 MIA 18 4 1 1 0 0 0 2 6 0 0 0 2 0 1 3
Jan 10 DAL 22 6 5 2 1 3 0 2 6 1 2 1 3 0 5 1
Jan 7 LAL 13 7 6 2 1 0 0 2 6 2 4 1 4 0 6 2
Jan 5 ATL 17 3 4 0 0 0 3 1 6 1 2 0 3 0 4 2
Jan 3 PHI 21 7 6 3 1 2 1 3 9 0 0 1 4 1 5 4
Dec 31 NYK 23 10 7 2 1 0 1 4 7 0 0 2 3 0 7 2
Dec 29 UTA 13 2 3 2 0 2 0 1 4 0 0 0 2 0 3 1
Dec 27 TOR                                
Dec 25 GSW                                
Dec 23 at ATL                                
Dec 22 at SAS                                
Dec 20 MIL                                
Dec 19 at DEN                                
Dec 17 IND                                
Dec 15 DET                                
Dec 13 at MIL                                
Dec 12 at WAS 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 1
Dec 10 at IND 15 5 2 1 1 1 0 2 7 0 0 1 3 0 2 2
Dec 8 PHO 16 4 4 3 1 0 0 2 4 0 0 0 1 1 3 2
Dec 6 NOP 19 2 2 1 0 0 1 1 4 0 0 0 2 0 2 2
Dec 3 ORL 17 12 4 2 1 0 3 5 7 0 0 2 4 0 4 2
Dec 1 MIN 20 14 4 2 0 1 0 5 9 0 0 4 7 0 4 5
Nov 29 at UTA 17 2 3 2 0 1 0 1 3 0 2 0 2 0 3 5
Nov 28 at HOU 18 7 8 2 1 0 0 3 7 0 0 1 2 1 7 3
Nov 26 at DET 18 4 8 2 1 0 1 1 5 2 2 0 0 0 8 0
Nov 24 at CHA 9 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 4
Nov 23 at MEM 24 5 10 1 0 0 0 2 7 1 2 0 3 2 8 2
Nov 20 at MIA 20 6 5 2 0 0 0 2 5 1 2 1 3 0 5 3
Nov 19 at ORL 21 10 6 1 0 4 0 3 6 2 2 2 3 0 6 1
Nov 17 CHI 17 8 4 0 0 0 0 3 7 0 0 2 5 0 4 2
Nov 15 PHO 18 14 8 0 0 3 4 5 9 2 3 2 4 0 8 1
Nov 10 SAS 14 9 2 1 0 1 1 4 6 1 2 0 2 0 2 2
Nov 8 POR 12 1 3 0 0 1 1 0 2 1 2 0 0 0 3 2
Nov 5 at GSW 23 5 7 3 0 0 0 1 7 3 4 0 2 3 4 0
Nov 3 UTA 15 0 2 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 1
Nov 2 SAC 23 17 4 1 1 1 2 5 10 6 6 1 3 1 3 4
Oct 31 at LAL 14 9 4 0 1 0 2 3 5 1 2 2 3 0 4 1
Oct 30 OKC 19 4 4 1 0 1 1 2 6 0 0 0 3 1 3 2

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Spencer Hawes: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Hawes is expected to head back to the bench with the return of Blake Griffin (elbow) into the starting lineup Sunday against the Rockets, the Orange County Register reports.

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Hawes scored 14 points to go with nine rebounds, one assist, one steal, three blocks, and two three-pointers in 23 minutes Sunday against the Bulls.

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Hawes scored 17 points (7-16 FG, 2-5 3Pt, 1-2 FT), to go with one rebound, and a block in 35 minutes off the bench on Sunday.

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Hawes will start in place of Blake Griffin (staph infection) on Sunday against the Thunder.

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Hawes scored four points (2-6 FG, 0-2 FT), while pulling down one rebound, and handing out one assist in 18 minutes on Sunday.

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Hawes provided 10 points (4-7 FG, 2-3 3Pt) and seven rebounds in 23 minutes in the win over New York on Wednesday.

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Hawes (knee) logged 13 minutes in his return to action Monday against the Jazz. He contributed two points, three rebounds, two assists, and two blocks.

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Hawes (knee) will suit up Monday against the Jazz.

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Hawes (knee) expects to play Monday, the Orange County Register's Dan Woike reports.

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Hawes (knee) is currently listed as "questionable" for Monday's game against the Jazz, Dan Woike of the Orange County Register reports.

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Hawes (Knee) did not play Saturday against Toronto.

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Hawes (knee) has been upgraded from out to doubtful for Saturday's contest, Dan Woike of the OC Register reports.

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2013-14

Originally expected to have his playing time cut back due to the arrival of Andrew Bynum, Hawes ended up locked into a prominent role for the Sixers for the entire 2012-13 campaign. He split time almost evenly between the starting lineup and working as a reserve, finishing the year with averages of 11.0 points, 7.2 rebounds and 1.4 blocks in 27 minutes per game. The Sixers are in full-blown rebuild mode after the offseason trade of Jrue Holiday, and Hawes doesn't figure to be a big part of the team's long-term plans. The prize piece of the Holiday deal was Nerlens Noel, who will assume some of Hawes minutes once healthy. While Hawes is tentatively expected to start at center for the Sixers at the beginning of the season, the team could easily opt to hand over more and more minutes to young options like Noel, Lavoy Allen and Arnett Moultrie as the season wears on.

2012-13

After a solid start to his 2011-12 campaign, it finally looked like Hawes was going to breakout and live up to some of the promise he showed earlier in his career in Sacramento. Through the first 14 games of the season, Hawes cemented himself as the Sixers’ starting center while averaging 10.5 points, 8.3 rebounds and 1.5 blocks in 27 minutes per contest. That quick start was quickly derailed by injuries, as Hawes missed a total of 29 games with a lingering Achilles injury. His playing time dropped slightly upon his return, resulting in just 23 minutes per game over the final 23 tilts of the season. Hawes’ per-minute production remained similar, but he was a victim of his own battles with health and the Sixers’ deep rotation. Philadelphia acquired center Andrew Bynum this offseason, which will slide Hawes over to power forward. The Sixers have a bunch of new faces in the frontcourt, but that probably won’t stop coach Doug Collins with running out a deep rotation once again. Hawes is healthy and has double-double potential, but he’ll be hard-pressed to be given enough run for a full-fledged breakout, even if he does start at power forward at the beginning of the season.

2011-12

The seven-footer is expected to be the Sixers starting center again this season. He struggled with his consistency and toughness last season , averaging 7.2 points, 5.7 rebounds, 1.5 assists, and .88 blocks per game. He was the 10th overall pick in 2008, and they are 14-6 when he scores in double figures. As for fantasy value, Hawes should be considered a late option for a starting center.

2010-11

Hawes regressed during his third year in the league last season, as he saw his ppg (10.0) and rpg (6.1) both drop. His playing time was a bit erratic, but the Kings definitely gave him ample opportunity to prove himself, and his poor play on defense was a real problem. Although he's a good passer and at age 22, there's plenty of time for improvement, Sacramento traded Hawes (and Andres Nocioni) during the offseason to Philadelphia for Samuel Dalembert. New 76ers coach Doug Collins is thinking about starting Elton Brand at center, so Hawes may come off the bench in 2010-11, which would really limit his fantasy value. But if Brand continues to decline and/or Thaddeus Young proves incapable of playing power forward, Hawes could turn into a nice sleeper.

2009-10

Hawes will enter his third season in the NBA as the Kings’ starting center. He started a series of games early last season as an injury replacement for Brad Miller but was finally given the starting center job when Miller was traded to the Bulls in February. Hawes is a skilled big man with above average passing ability. His shooting percentages steadily rose as the season progressed last year, but his love of the outside shot often drove him to push up ill-advised attempts from beyond his range. Hawes possesses the rare combination of shot blocking and three-point shooting skills, but his game lacks polish and discipline. Hawes doesn’t play on the block enough, choosing to spend too much time on the perimeter, limiting his efficiency as a scorer. He picks up fouls too easily and will often lose playing time because of it. He’s an average free throw shooter (66 percent), but that should improve with time. Hawes will have a new head coach (Paul Westphal) and most likely a new starting point guard (Tyreke Evans) this year. Westphal is considered an offensive minded coach, and Evans is an attacker which should draw defenders away from Hawes, creating easy scoring opportunities on dishes and put-backs.

2008-09

The 10th pick in the 2007 draft, Hawes should get much more playing time this season. He's a problem defensively, but Hawes can score and is one of the best passing big men in the game already. He could see significant action if Sacramento continues to rebuild and trades Brad Miller midseason. If given the opportunity, Hawes would be an asset in field goal percentage and blocks, as he averaged 2.2 swats per 48 minutes during his rookie campaign. Additionally, he's capable of racking up assist numbers that are rare for someone center-eligible.

2007-08

The 7-foot, 250-pounder out of the University of Washington was the team’s first-round pick (10th overall) in the June draft. Physically, he will remind many of recent Kings centers, most notably Miller and Vlade Divac. His athleticism lacks flair, but his fundamentals are first-rate. He’s adept at using either hand scoring in the blocks, passes well, and can shoot accurately out to the three-point line. At 19, there isn’t much expected of him initially. Physically, he’s not ready, but he should post numbers similar to Miller’s in the future. Target him in the late rounds of keeper leagues.