Álex Abrines

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This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Abrines and the second or maternal family name is Redondo.
Álex Abrines
Alex Abrines (Thunder at Wizards 2-13-17).jpg
Abrines with the Thunder in 2017
No. 8 – Oklahoma City Thunder
Position Shooting guard / Small forward
League NBA
Personal information
Born (1993-08-01) August 1, 1993 (age 23)
Palma, Spain
Nationality Spanish
Listed height 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)
Listed weight 190 lb (86 kg)
Career information
NBA draft 2013 / Round: 2 / Pick: 32nd overall
Selected by the Oklahoma City Thunder
Playing career 2010–present
Career history
2010–2011 Clínicas Rincón
2011–2012 Unicaja
2011–2012 → Clínicas Rincón
2012–2016 FC Barcelona
2016–present Oklahoma City Thunder
Career highlights and awards
Stats at NBA.com
Stats at Basketball-Reference.com

Alejandro "Álex" Abrines Redondo (born August 1, 1993) is a Spanish professional basketball player for the Oklahoma City Thunder of the National Basketball Association (NBA). Standing at 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m), he plays the shooting guard and small forward positions.

Professional career[edit]

Spain[edit]

Abrines joined Spanish club FC Barcelona in July 2012, in exchange with Unicaja for Fran Vázquez.[1]

On June 27, 2013, Abrines was selected by the Oklahoma City Thunder with the 32nd overall pick in the 2013 NBA draft.[2]

On May 19, 2015, Abrines re-signed with Barcelona until 2019.[3]

On July 19, 2016, Abrines parted ways with Barcelona.[4]

Oklahoma City Thunder[edit]

On July 23, 2016, Abrines signed with the Oklahoma City Thunder.[5] He made his debut for the Thunder in their season opener on October 26, 2016, scoring three points off the bench in a 103–97 win over the Philadelphia 76ers.[6] On December 21, 2016, he hit five three-pointers and finished with a career-best 18 points in a 121–110 win over the New Orleans Pelicans.[7] On February 24, 2017, in his first career start, Abrines set a new career high with 19 points in a 110–93 win over the Los Angeles Lakers.[8]

Spanish national team[edit]

Abrines has played with the junior national teams of Spain. He won the gold medal at the 2011 FIBA Europe Under-18 Championship, where he was named to the All-Tournament Team, as well as being named the tournament's MVP.[9] He also played at the 2012 FIBA Europe Under-20 Championship, where he won the bronze medal.

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  PIR  Performance Index Rating
 Bold  Career high

Note: The EuroLeague is not the only competition in which the player participated for the team during the season. He also played in domestic competition, and regional competition if applicable.

Euroleague[edit]

Year Team GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG PIR
2011–12 Unicaja 6 1 11.7 .217 .133 .750 1.2 .5 .3 .3 2.5 .8
2012–13 Barcelona 15 2 11.2 .446 .324 1.000 1.1 .3 .4 .1 5.1 4.0
2013–14 28 4 16.6 .456 .369 .769 1.3 .7 .4 .1 6.7 4.5
2014–15 23 3 18.2 .450 .341 .771 1.5 1.7 .7 .2 7.6 6.7
2015–16 25 2 19.2 .469 .417 .833 2.2 .8 .6 .1 9.3 8.8
Career 97 12 16.5 .447 .360 .822 1.5 .8 .5 .1 7.1 5.8

Awards and accomplishments[edit]

FC Barcelona Bàsquet[edit]

Individual awards[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Barça Regal y Unicaja acuerdan el intercambio entre Fran Vázquez y Abrines (Spanish).
  2. ^ "NBA Draft 2013: Oklahoma City Thunder select Alex Abrines with No. 32 pick". SB Nation. 2013-06-27. Retrieved 2013-06-27. 
  3. ^ Barcelona re-signs Alex Abrines until 2019
  4. ^ "Abrines says farewell to FC Barcelona Lassa". fcbarcelona.com. 19 July 2016. Retrieved 19 July 2016. 
  5. ^ "Thunder Signs Alex Abrines". NBA.com. July 23, 2016. Retrieved July 23, 2016. 
  6. ^ "Thunder vs. 76ers – Box Score". ESPN.com. October 26, 2016. Retrieved October 27, 2016. 
  7. ^ "Westbrook scores 42, Thunder beats Pelicans 121-110". ESPN.com. December 21, 2016. Retrieved December 22, 2016. 
  8. ^ "Westbrook's triple-double leads Thunder past Lakers, 110-93". ESPN.com. February 24, 2017. Retrieved February 25, 2017. 
  9. ^ FIBAEurope.com Abrines Named U18 MVP.

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