Mike Muscala

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Mike Muscala
Mike Muscala.jpg
Muscala playing for Bucknell
No. 31 – Atlanta Hawks
Position Power forward / Center
League NBA
Personal information
Born (1991-07-01) July 1, 1991 (age 23)
St. Louis Park, Minnesota
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 11 in (2.11 m)
Listed weight 239 lb (108 kg)
Career information
High school Roseville (Roseville, Minnesota)
College Bucknell (2009–2013)
NBA draft 2013 / Round: 2 / Pick: 44th overall
Selected by the Dallas Mavericks
Pro career 2013–present
Career history
2013–2014 Río Natura Monbús (Spain)
2014–present Atlanta Hawks
Career highlights and awards

Michael Peter "Mike" Muscala (born July 1, 1991) is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Atlanta Hawks in the National Basketball Association (NBA).

College career[edit]

Muscala played for the Bucknell Bison men's basketball team for four seasons. He was the 2011 Patriot League Men's Basketball Player of the Year after leading the Bison to an NCAA Tournament appearance. In addition, he was named to the First Team All-Patriot League and AP All-American Honorable Mention in 2010-2011.[1] He was a 2012–13 Academic All-America selection.[2] He was also a 2012–13 Senior CLASS Award finalist.[3] Muscala also earned more hardware in 2013 as he won the 2013 Patriot League Player of the Year, Defensive Player of the Year, and First-Team All Conference honors.[4] During his 2012–13 campaign, Muscala also become Bucknell's all-time leading scorer surpassing Al Leslie's 32 year record.[5]

Professional career[edit]

Muscala was selected with the 44th overall pick by the Dallas Mavericks in the 2013 NBA draft. He was then traded with 16th pick Lucas Nogueira and guard Jared Cunningham to the Atlanta Hawks for the No. 18 pick, Shane Larkin.[6] On August 1, 2013, Muscala signed a one-year deal with Río Natura Monbús of Spain.[7] On February 25, 2014, he left Spain to return to the United States.[8][9] On February 27, 2014, he signed a multi-year deal with the Atlanta Hawks.[10] Muscala made his official NBA debut in a loss to the Phoenix Suns on March 2, 2014, where he recorded 4 points and 5 rebounds.

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
2013–14 Atlanta 20 0 10.8 .425 .000 1.000 2.6 0.4 0.2 0.5 3.8
Career 20 0 10.8 .425 .000 1.000 2.6 0.4 0.2 0.5 3.8

Playoffs[edit]

Year Team GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG
2014 Atlanta 2 0 2.5 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Career 2 0 2.5 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

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