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Jaylen Brown - SF, 6'7, 225
Boston Celtics - Drafted 3rd overall in 2016
       Date of birth: 10/24/1996
       Country: USA
     Drafted (NBA): 3rd pick, 2016
     Out of: California
  NBA Experience: 1 years
  Hand: Right




Date
League
Transaction
2016 NBA Draft NBA Drafted 3rd overall by Boston.
27th July, 2016 NBA Signed four year, $21,404,269 rookie scale contract with Boston. Included team options for 2018/19 and 2019/20.
When: Where:
2015 - 2016 California (NCAA)
June 2016 - present Boston Celtics (NBA)
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   2017 NBA Manifesto
2017-06-29

Jaylen Brown
SF, 6’7, 225lbs, 20 years old, 1 year of experience

Not a huge amount to show for his rookie season, though he won trust and a steady rotation spot as the year went on, particularly defensively, where his greatest potential lies. The short leash speaks to how much there is to learn, especially on a team with particularly complicated schemes at either end. Nevertheless, Brown should be back doing right what he did before - backing up on the wing positions initially, defending three positions and trying to pick some spots without the ball offensively, potentially growing into the starting role of what is a winnable spot in the line-up next season. Needs a summer in the weight room and film room, interspersed with shooting drills, to reach what is a very high ceiling.

Player Plan: Three years of rookie salary scale remaining. Several years of enormous ceiling left. Keep, play, develop.

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   NBA Fantasy Preview - 1st November 2017
2017-11-01

Brown’s price continues to tickle upwards, but he also continues to start at shooting guard, and there is no obvious threat to replace him there. This is especially true when considering he is averaging 15.4 points and 5.9 rebounds per game thus far. Marcus Morris might return tonight, and his return will affect a forward rotation already in some flux after Gordon Hayward’s injury, but these injuries have also served to give an opportunity to Brown, who has seized it to become a consistent, cheap producer.

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   NBA Fantasy Preview - 5th November 2017
2017-11-05

A regular piece on this list, the return of Marcus Morris last time out seems not to have affected Brown, whose 31 minutes, 10 points and 12 rebounds are a steal at this price.

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   NBA Fantasy Preview - 3rd November 2017
2017-11-03

Marcus Morris should be back tonight, and the continued good play of Terry Rozier and Semi Ojeleye makes the whole Celtics rotation between shooting guard and power forward unclear going forward. Nevertheless, averaging 16.3 points and 5.9 rebounds per game, Brown has done nothing to lose his minutes, and won’t.

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   NBA Fantasy Preview - 6th November 2017
2017-11-06

Brown’s price still has not yet gone up significantly, and thus his value remains. With a 10 point, 12 rebound performance in the last game, his season averages are now up to 15.6 points and 6.6 rebounds per game on the season. You cannot get that for elsewhere at this price. Brown’s scoring opportunities have gone down since the returns from injury of Marcus Morris, Marcus Smart and others, but he is producing anyway.

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