2016-2017 Sioux Falls Skyforce Regular Season Roster

NBA Affiliate: Miami Heat

2016-2017 Sioux Falls Skyforce Roster

# Player Pos Height Weight Age Pre-NBA Draft Team NBA Draft Status Nationality
17 Malik Beasley SG 6-5 196 20 Florida State 2016 Rnd 1 Pick 19 United States
5 Keith Benson C 6-11 238 28 Oakland 2011 Rnd 2 Pick 18 United States
9 Stephen Croone G 6-0 170 22 Furman 2016 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
4 Larry Drew G 6-2 180 26 UCLA 2013 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
32 Kadeem Jack PF 6-9 235 24 Rutgers 2015 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
7 Patrick Miller PG 6-1 203 24 Tennessee State 2014 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
2 Ike Nwamu GF 6-5 205 23 UNLV 2016 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
8 Bubu Palo G 6-1 181 25 Iowa State 2014 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
20 Johan Petro C 7-0 247 31 Pau-Orthez (France) 2005 Rnd 1 Pick 25 France
14 Marcus Posley G 6-1 195 22 St. Bonaventure 2016 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
23 Jabril Trawick SG 6-6 215 24 Georgetown 2015 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
6 Henry Walker GF 6-6 235 29 Kansas State 2008 Rnd 2 Pick 17 United States
0 Greg Whittington PF 6-8 212 24 Georgetown 2015 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
   Inactive player       NBA player on assignment

2016-2017 Sioux Falls Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters P. Miller B. Palo I. Nwamu J. Trawick K. Benson
Rotation L. Drew   H. Walker G. Whittington  
Rotation       K. Jack  
Lim PT S. Croone M. Posley     J. Petro

Recent Sioux Falls Skyforce History

Season Team Record Conference Rank
2016-2017 Sioux Falls Skyforce 26-20 (19-16) 5th (Western)
2015-2016 Sioux Falls Skyforce 41-10 (36-9) 1st (Eastern)
2014-2015 Sioux Falls Skyforce 29-22 (6-3) 5th (Eastern)
2013-2014 Sioux Falls Skyforce 31-20 (11-10) 5th (Central)
2012-2013 Sioux Falls Skyforce 25-25 (12-15) 5th (Central)
2011-2012 Sioux Falls Skyforce 15-35 (10-25) 7th (East)
2010-2011 Sioux Falls Skyforce 10-40 (4-18) 7th (East)
2009-2010 Sioux Falls Skyforce 32-19 (21-12) 2nd (East)
2008-2009 Sioux Falls Skyforce 25-25 (11-17) 4th (Central)
2007-2008 Sioux Falls Skyforce 28-23 (18-12) 1st (Central)

2016-2017 Sioux Falls Skyforce Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Keith Benson Performer of the Week (12/12/16)
Keith Benson Player Of The Month (2017)
Briante Weber Player Of The Month (2017)
Keith Benson West Initial All-Star Selection (2017)
Briante Weber West Initial All-Star Selection (2017)
Okaro White West Initial All-Star Selection (2017)

2016-2017 Sioux Falls Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Keith Benson 46 32.0 20.6 10.6 0.7 0.6 2.3 1.7
Okaro White 23 33.0 18.4 8.7 1.7 1.1 0.6 3.1
Malik Beasley 12 30.7 17.3 6.6 1.9 1.2 0.2 2.2
Juancho Hernangomez 1 25.9 17.0 11.0 1.0 0.0 2.0 4.0
Bubu Palo 21 34.5 16.9 4.5 5.3 1.0 0.0 2.4
Briante Weber 31 36.8 16.5 7.5 7.3 3.3 0.2 3.1
Patrick Miller 39 31.0 16.0 3.2 5.1 1.3 0.4 2.0
Jabril Trawick 34 25.9 13.1 3.5 2.8 0.9 0.4 2.1
Henry Walker 23 21.5 12.6 3.7 1.3 1.0 0.7 1.0
Greg Whittington 5 29.5 12.6 6.0 1.6 1.8 0.4 2.8
Marcus Posley 44 25.2 9.8 1.9 2.1 0.9 0.1 1.5
Ike Nwamu 43 24.8 9.1 3.2 1.0 1.0 0.1 0.9
Luis Montero 36 24.4 8.8 5.9 1.9 1.1 0.6 1.7
Kadeem Jack 2 10.6 7.0 1.0 0.0 1.0 1.0 0.0
Larry Drew 6 22.2 6.8 1.8 5.5 0.3 0.2 1.8
Stefan Jankovic 22 17.2 5.9 4.2 1.0 0.5 0.9 1.0
Eric Weary 4 4.2 3.8 1.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5
Markeith Cummings 7 8.8 2.4 1.0 0.0 0.3 0.1 0.4
Stephen Croone 2 2.9 1.5 0.0 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0
Vashil Fernandez 27 7.9 1.1 2.0 0.1 0.2 0.7 0.5
Johan Petro 2 4.8 1.0 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.0 0.0

Sioux Falls Skyforce Affiliation History

SeasonTeamNBA Affiliate
2016-2017 Sioux Falls Skyforce Heat
2015-2016 Sioux Falls Skyforce Heat
2014-2015 Sioux Falls Skyforce Heat
2013-2014 Sioux Falls Skyforce Heat
2012-2013 Sioux Falls Skyforce Heat, Timberwolves, Magic, Sixers
2011-2012 Sioux Falls Skyforce Heat, Timberwolves, Magic
2010-2011 Sioux Falls Skyforce Heat, Timberwolves
2009-2010 Sioux Falls Skyforce Timberwolves, Timberwolves
2008-2009 Sioux Falls Skyforce Hornets, Timberwolves
2007-2008 Sioux Falls Skyforce Hornets, Timberwolves

Sioux Falls Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Greg Heineman Owner 2014-2015 N/A
Mike Heineman Owner, President 2014-2015 N/A
Nevada Smith Head Coach 2016-2017 Head Coach (Rio Grande Valley Vipers, 2013 to 2015)
Anthony Carter Assistant Coach 2016-2017 Assistant Coach (Sacramento Kings, 2015 to 2016)
Kalib Powell Assistant Coach 2016-2017 N/A
Adam Simon General Manager of Basketball Operations 2013-2014 Director of Player Personnel (Miami Heat, 2010 to 2013)
Mike Gorsett Assistant General Manager 2014-2015 N/A
Justin Van Kooten Director of Basketball Operations 2013-2014 Basketball Operations Assistant (Sioux Falls Skyforce, 2012 to 2013)
Octavio De La Grana Player Development Coach 2014-2015 Advance Scout (Miami Heat, 2012 to 2014)
Dustin Schramm Athletic Trainer 2014-2015 N/A