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Caris LeVert - SG/SF, 6'7, 203
Brooklyn Nets - Drafted 20th in 2016, rights acquired in July 2016
       Date of birth: 08/25/1994
       Country: USA
     Drafted (NBA): 20th pick, 2016
     Out of: Michigan
  NBA Experience: 1 years
  Hand: Right

2016 NBA Draft NBA Drafted 20th overall by Indiana.
7th July, 2016 NBA Draft rights traded by Indiana, along with a 2017 second round pick (deferred to 2018), to Brooklyn in exchange for Thaddeus Young.
14th July, 2016 NBA Signed four year, $7,523,278 rookie scale contract with Brooklyn. Included team options for 2018/19 and 2019/20.
When: Where:
2012 - 2016 Michigan (NCAA)
June 2016 - July 2016 Indiana Pacers (NBA)
July 2016 - present Brooklyn Nets (NBA)
From blog:

   2017 NBA Manifesto

Caris LeVert
SG/SF, 6’7, 203lbs, 22 years old, 1 year of experience

Good solid start to his career with efficient finishing, streaky yet projectable three-point shooting, a pretty good idea of what shots to take, and defensive activity. A long armed deflector/contester, LeVert needs some strength and experience, but could be a good ‘libero’ in future years.

Player Plan: Three years of rookie scale salary remaining. Very cheap - two cheap years in which to receive plenty of minutes, then make a decision on an extension.

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