Michael Doleac

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Michael Doleac
Michael Doleac at White House.jpg
Doleac at the White House in 2007.
No. 51
Power forward / Center
Personal information
Born (1977-06-15) June 15, 1977 (age 37)
San Antonio, Texas
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 11 in (2.11 m)
Listed weight 262 lb (119 kg)
Career information
High school Central Catholic (Portland, Oregon)
College Utah (1994–1998)
NBA draft 1998 / Round: 1 / Pick: 12th overall
Selected by the Orlando Magic
Pro playing career 1998–2008
Career history
19982001 Orlando Magic
2001–2002 Cleveland Cavaliers
20022004 New York Knicks
2004 Denver Nuggets
20042007 Miami Heat
2007–2008 Minnesota Timberwolves
Career highlights and awards
Career NBA statistics
Points 2,882 (4.9 ppg)
Rebounds 1,955 (3.3 rpg)
Assists 343 (0.6 apg)
Stats at Basketball-Reference.com

Michael Scott Doleac (born June 15, 1977) is an American former professional basketball player.

Doleac was selected 12th overall in the 1998 NBA Draft by the Orlando Magic. He graduated from Central Catholic High School at Portland, Oregon and in 1998 the University of Utah after being their premiere big man in a season in which they made it to the 1998 NCAA National Championship game, in which they lost to the University of Kentucky in Doleac's hometown of San Antonio, Texas. After four years at Utah, he was among the school's all-time top ten in 3 categories: 10th in scoring (1,519 points), 8th in rebounds (886) and 4th in free throws made (472). Doleac won a championship in 2006 with the Miami Heat, coming off the bench to back up Shaquille O'Neal.

In 1999, he was named to the NBA All-Rookie Second Team.

Doleac retired after a ten year NBA career after the 2007–2008 NBA season. He retired as a member of the Minnesota Timberwolves.

In 2009, Doleac became a graduate manager for the University of Utah men's basketball team. At Utah, he will also pursue his goal of becoming a doctor.[1]

NBA career statistics[edit]

Legend
  GP Games played   GS  Games started  MPG  Minutes per game
 FG%  Field goal percentage  3P%  3-point field goal percentage  FT%  Free throw percentage
 RPG  Rebounds per game  APG  Assists per game  SPG  Steals per game
 BPG  Blocks per game  PPG  Points per game  Bold  Career high

Regular season[edit]

Year Team GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG
1998–99 Orlando 49 0 15.9 .468 .000 .675 3.0 .4 .4 .3 6.2
1999–00 Orlando 81 29 16.5 .452 .500 .842 4.1 .8 .4 .4 7.0
2000–01 Orlando 77 21 18.2 .417 .000 .847 3.5 .8 .5 .5 6.4
2001–02 Cleveland 42 15 16.8 .417 .000 .826 4.0 .6 .4 .3 4.6
2002–03 New York 75 0 13.9 .426 .000 .783 2.9 .6 .2 .2 4.4
2003–04 New York 46 0 14.9 .444 .000 .861 4.1 .7 .4 .6 5.0
2003–04 Denver 26 0 13.2 .412 .000 .875 2.9 .5 .2 .2 3.6
2004–05 Miami 80 8 14.7 .447 .000 .610 3.2 .6 .3 .3 4.0
2005–06 Miami 31 3 12.0 .420 .000 .800 2.7 .3 .3 .2 3.2
2006–07 Miami 56 0 12.5 .469 .000 .878 2.8 .4 .3 .3 3.6
2007–08 Minnesota 24 8 10.7 .444 .000 .500 2.0 .3 .4 .4 2.4
Career 587 84 15.0 .439 .125 .791 3.3 .6 .3 .3 4.9

Playoffs[edit]

Year Team GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG
1998–99 Orlando 4 0 10.8 .278 .000 .778 3.0 .0 .0 .2 4.3
2000–01 Orlando 4 0 11.3 .375 .000 .000 3.5 .3 .8 .0 3.0
2003–04 Denver 5 0 9.8 .500 .000 .000 1.4 .6 .0 .0 2.0
2004–05 Miami 9 0 7.2 .438 .000 1.000 1.6 .0 .1 .1 1.8
2005–06 Miami 8 0 9.0 .538 .000 1.000 2.8 .0 .1 .0 2.0
2006–07 Miami 1 0 1.0 .000 .000 .000 .0 .0 .0 .0 .0
Career 31 0 8.9 .411 .000 .846 2.2 .1 .2 .1 2.3

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Michael Doleac takes a college job

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