Seraphin with the Wizards
|No. 13 – Washington Wizards|
|Position||Power forward / Center|
December 7, 1989 |
Cayenne, French Guiana
|Listed height||6 ft 10 in (2.08 m)|
|Listed weight||278 lb (126 kg)|
|NBA draft||2010 / Round: 1 / Pick: 17th overall|
|Selected by the Chicago Bulls|
|Pro playing career||2008–present|
|2011||Caja Laboral (Spain)|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Stats at NBA.com|
|Stats at Basketball-Reference.com|
Kevin Séraphin (born December 7, 1989) is a French professional basketball player who currently plays for the Washington Wizards of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He was drafted 17th overall in the 2010 NBA draft by the Chicago Bulls. He was subsequently traded to the Washington Wizards after being drafted, along with Kirk Hinrich and cash. He is listed at 6 feet 10 inches (2.08 m) tall and he plays the power forward and center positions.
Séraphin only began to play basketball in 2004. He joined the Cholet Basket Youth Academy in 2006 before joining the senior team and make his professional debut in the 2008-09 season with Cholet Basket in the French Pro A League. In 69 games with Cholet Basket, he averaged 4.56 points and 3.52 rebounds in 12.6 minutes in French Pro A League, EuroChallenge and EuroCup competitions.
He was drafted by the Chicago Bulls with the 17th overall pick in the 2010 NBA Draft. However on July 8, 2010, Seraphin was traded to the Washington Wizards along with Kirk Hinrich in exchange for draft rights to Vladimir Veremeenko.
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French national team
Séraphin was named to the All-Tournament team of the FIBA Europe Under-20 Championship 2009 after helping France to win the silver medal. He was member of the team in 2011, and France reached the finals of the FIBA European Championship, losing to Spain.
- "Kevin Séraphin Stats, Video, Bio, Profile". NBA.com. Retrieved October 23, 2013.
- "pdf" (PDF).
- "Kevin SERAPHIN - Pro A". Cholet Basket. Retrieved 2011-09-17.
- "Wizards Acquire Kirk Hinrich and Draft Rights to Kevin Seraphin From Chicago". NBA.com. Retrieved 2010-07-08.
- "CAJA LABORAL adds Seraphin to frontline". Euroleague.net. September 20, 2011.
- Spain beats France to win European Championship[dead link]