Karl-Anthony Towns C  #32

Current Team: Minnesota Timberwolves

Born: Nov 15, 1995 (21 years old)

Birthplace: Metuchen, New Jersey (United States)

Nationality: United States / Dominican Republic

Height: 7-0 (213cm)     Weight: 244 (111kg)

Hand: Right

Twitter: @KarlTowns

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/karltowns

Current NBA Status: Under Contract (Minnesota Timberwolves)

Free Agent: TO-2018; RFA-2019

Current Agent: Leon Rose, Mitch Nathan

Draft Entry: 2015 NBA Draft

Early Entry Info: 2015 Early Entrant

Drafted: Round 1, Pick 1, Minnesota Timberwolves

Pre-Draft Team: Kentucky (Fr)

High School: St. Joseph High School [Metuchen, New Jersey]

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NBA

1 Years Of Service - ROY

Karl-Anthony Towns 2016-2017 Game Log

NBA Regular Season Stats - Per Game

Season Team GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
2015-16 MIN 82 82 32.0 7.62 14.05 .543 0.37 1.07 .341 2.72 3.35 .811 2.76 7.67 10.43 1.96 0.71 1.68 2.99 2.23 18.33
2016-17 MIN 57 57 36.5 9.09 17.61 .516 1.14 3.39 .337 4.39 5.30 .828 3.46 8.33 11.79 2.91 0.70 1.44 3.05 2.61 23.70
CAREER   139 139 33.8 8.22 15.51 .530 0.68 2.02 .338 3.40 4.15 .820 3.04 7.94 10.99 2.35 0.71 1.58 3.01 2.39 20.53

NBA Regular Season Stats - Totals

Season Team GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
2015-16 MIN 82 82 2626.1 625 1152 .543 30 88 .341 223 275 .811 226 629 855 161 58 138 245 183 1503
2016-17 MIN 57 57 2079 518 1004 .516 65 193 .337 250 302 .828 197 475 672 166 40 82 174 149 1351
CAREER   139 139 4705 1143 2156 .530 95 281 .338 473 577 .820 423 1104 1527 327 98 220 419 332 2854

NBA Regular Season Stats - Misc Stats

Season Team GP GS Dbl Dbl Tpl Dbl 40 Pts 20 Reb 20 Ast Techs HOB Ast/TO Stl/TO FT/FGA W's L's Win % OWS DWS WS
2015-16 MIN 82 82 51 0 0 1 0 3 .254 0.88 0.32 0.24 29 53 .354 5.44 2.74 8.17
2016-17 MIN 57 57 42 1 2 0 0 2 .308 1.11 0.27 0.30 22 35 .386 5.76 2.12 7.88
CAREER   139 139 93 1 2 1 0 5 .276 0.98 0.30 0.27 51 88 .367 11.22 4.84 16.06

NBA Regular Season Stats - Advanced Stats

Season Team GP GS TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% TOV% STL% BLK% USG% Total S % PPR PPS ORtg DRtg PER
2015-16 MIN 82 82 .590 .556 10.13 27.49 18.92 11.34 12.57 1.11 4.29 24.85 169.44 -2.90 1.30 112.0 106.3 22.45
2016-17 MIN 57 57 .594 .548 10.81 27.03 18.77 14.28 11.59 0.98 3.39 27.43 168.05 -1.88 1.35 117.2 108.8 24.53
CAREER   139 139 .592 .552 10.44 27.27 18.85 12.69 12.11 1.05 3.89 26.00 168.80 -2.45 1.32 114.3 107.4 23.37

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NBA Transactions

Jun 25, 2015 - The Minnesota Timberwolves selected Karl-Anthony Towns in Round 1 with Pick 1 in the 2015 NBA Draft.
Jul 6, 2015 - Karl-Anthony Towns signed a multi-year contract with the Minnesota Timberwolves.
Oct 23, 2016 - The Minnesota Timberwolves exercised their Team Option to extend the contract of Karl-Anthony Towns.

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NBA Awards & Honors

Player Of The Week - 4/11/2016
Rookie Of The Year - 2016
All-Rookie First Team - 2016
Rookie Of The Month - Nov. 2015, Dec. 2015, Jan. 2016, Feb. 2016, Mar. 2016, Apr. 2016

* Since the 1946-1947 season

NBA All-Star Weekend Competitions

Rising Stars Challenge Participant - 2016, 2017
Skills Challenge Participant - 2016
Skills Challenge Champion - 2016

* Since the 1946-1947 season

NBA Rising Stars Challenge Stats - Totals

Season Team GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
2016 USA 1 1 21.7 8 15 .533 0 3 .000 2 2 1.000 3 4 7 4 0 0 0 0 18
TOTAL   1 1 21.7 8 15 .533 0 3 .000 2 2 1.000 3 4 7 4 0 0 0 0 18
AVERAGES   1 1 21.7 8.00 15.00 .533 0.00 3.00 .000 2.00 2.00 1.000 3.00 4.00 7.00 4.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 18.00

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NBA Summer League Stats - Per Game

Season Team Location GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
2015-16 MIN Las Vegas 5 5 31.2 4.20 10.60 .396 0.00 1.00 .000 4.40 6.00 .733 2.20 5.00 7.20 2.00 0.80 1.80 6.20 3.40 12.80
CAREER     5 5 31.2 4.20 10.60 .396 0.00 1.00 .000 4.40 6.00 .733 2.20 5.00 7.20 2.00 0.80 1.80 6.20 3.40 12.80

NBA Summer League Stats - Totals

Season Team Location GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
2015-16 MIN Las Vegas 5 5 155.9 21 53 .396 0 5 .000 22 30 .733 11 25 36 10 4 9 31 17 64
CAREER     5 5 155.9 21 53 .396 0 5 .000 22 30 .733 11 25 36 10 4 9 31 17 64

NBA Summer League Stats - Misc Stats

Season Team Location GP GS Dbl Dbl Tpl Dbl 40 Pts 20 Reb 20 Ast Techs HOB Ast/TO Stl/TO FT/FGA W's L's Win % OWS DWS WS
2015-16 MIN Las Vegas 5 5 2 0 0 0 0 0 .231 0.59 0.24 0.57 1 4 .200 0.03 0.22 0.25
CAREER     5 5 2 0 0 0 0 0 .231 0.59 0.24 0.57 1 4 .200 0.03 0.22 0.25

NBA Summer League Stats - Advanced Stats

Season Team Location GP GS TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% TOV% STL% BLK% USG% Total S % PPR PPS ORtg DRtg PER
2015-16 MIN Las Vegas 5 5 .483 .396 7.84 18.01 12.90 11.98 20.43 1.26 4.91 22.43 112.96 -6.70 1.21 90.0 95.6 13.97
CAREER     5 5 .483 .396 7.84 18.01 12.90 11.98 20.43 1.26 4.91 22.43 112.96 -6.70 1.21 90.0 95.6 13.97

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NBA Preseason Stats - Per Game

Season Team GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
2015-16 MIN 7 7 23.0 4.29 8.14 .526 0.00 0.29 .000 3.14 3.57 .880 2.00 5.43 7.43 0.71 0.86 1.00 2.71 1.57 11.71
2016-17 MIN 6 6 23.6 5.00 10.83 .462 0.67 2.33 .286 6.67 7.50 .889 2.00 7.33 9.33 1.83 0.33 0.67 2.67 1.83 17.33
CAREER   13 13 23.3 4.62 9.38 .492 0.31 1.23 .250 4.77 5.38 .886 2.00 6.31 8.31 1.23 0.62 0.85 2.69 1.69 14.31

NBA Preseason Stats - Totals

Season Team GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
2015-16 MIN 7 7 161.1 30 57 .526 0 2 .000 22 25 .880 14 38 52 5 6 7 19 11 82
2016-17 MIN 6 6 141.5 30 65 .462 4 14 .286 40 45 .889 12 44 56 11 2 4 16 11 104
CAREER   13 13 302.6 60 122 .492 4 16 .250 62 70 .886 26 82 108 16 8 11 35 22 186

NBA Preseason Stats - Misc Stats

Season Team GP GS Dbl Dbl Tpl Dbl 40 Pts 20 Reb 20 Ast Techs HOB Ast/TO Stl/TO FT/FGA W's L's Win % OWS DWS WS
2015-16 MIN 7 7 2 0 0 0 0 0 .156 0.45 0.55 0.44 2 5 .286 0.43 0.07 0.50
2016-17 MIN 6 6 2 0 0 0 0 1 .193 1.00 0.18 0.69 5 1 .833 0.70 0.35 1.05
CAREER   13 13 4 0 0 0 0 1 .174 0.73 0.36 0.57 7 6 .538 1.13 0.41 1.54

NBA Preseason Stats - Advanced Stats

Season Team GP GS TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% TOV% STL% BLK% USG% Total S % PPR PPS ORtg DRtg PER
2015-16 MIN 7 7 .603 .526 9.73 31.83 19.76 6.46 13.92 1.88 3.84 22.31 140.63 -4.93 1.44 111.7 105.2 23.83
2016-17 MIN 6 6 .613 .492 8.98 32.10 20.69 14.76 11.48 0.68 2.54 28.17 163.61 -2.55 1.60 121.8 90.7 29.56
CAREER   13 13 .609 .508 9.38 32.04 20.26 10.55 12.59 1.30 3.24 25.20 162.75 -3.74 1.52 117.0 98.5 26.48

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NBA Training Camp Experience

2015 NBA Training Camp - Minnesota Timberwolves
2016 NBA Training Camp - Minnesota Timberwolves

NCAA

College: Kentucky (2015)

NCAA Season Stats - Per Game

Season School Class GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
2014-15 Kentucky Fr 39 39 21.1 3.72 6.56 .566 0.05 0.21 .250 2.79 3.44 .813 2.36 4.33 6.69 1.13 0.46 2.21 2.95 1.36 10.28
CAREER     39 39 21.1 3.72 6.56 .566 0.05 0.21 .250 2.79 3.44 .813 2.36 4.33 6.69 1.13 0.46 2.21 2.95 1.36 10.28

NCAA Season Stats - Totals

Season School Class GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
2014-15 Kentucky Fr 39 39 822 145 256 .566 2 8 .250 109 134 .813 92 169 261 44 18 86 115 53 401
CAREER     39 39 822 145 256 .566 2 8 .250 109 134 .813 92 169 261 44 18 86 115 53 401

NCAA Season Stats - Misc Stats

Season School Class GP GS Dbl Dbl Tpl Dbl 40 Pts 20 Reb 20 Ast Techs HOB Ast/TO Stl/TO FT/FGA W's L's Win % OWS DWS WS
2014-15 Kentucky Fr 39 39 8 0 0 0 0 1 .188 0.83 0.34 0.52 38 1 .974 3.54 2.99 6.53
CAREER     39 39 8 0 0 0 0 1 .188 0.83 0.34 0.52 38 1 .974 3.54 2.99 6.53

NCAA Season Stats - Advanced Stats

Season School Class GP GS TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% TOV% STL% BLK% USG% Total S % PPR PPS ORtg DRtg PER
2014-15 Kentucky Fr 39 39 .627 .570 14.19 22.42 18.62 11.58 14.22 1.37 11.21 23.73 162.98 -2.95 1.57 126.8 77.3 29.01
CAREER     39 39 .627 .570 14.19 22.42 18.62 11.58 14.22 1.37 11.21 23.73 162.98 -2.95 1.57 126.8 77.3 28.99

NCAA Awards & Honors

Consensus All-American Second Team - 2015
NABC All-American Second Team - 2015
NABC All-District (21) First Team - 2015
AP All-American Second Team - 2015
Sporting News All-American Third Team - 2015
First Team All-SEC (Coaches) - 2015
SEC Freshman of the Year - 2015
SEC All-Freshman Team - 2015

National Basketball

Nationality: United States / Dominican Republic

FIBA Senior Team Events Stats

Year Event GP MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS Place
2014 Team USA Exhibitions 1 10:00 0.0 1.0 .000 0.0 1.0 .000 0.0 0.0 .000 2.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 -
2013 FIBA Americas Championship 8 08:22 1.4 2.2 .611 0.0 0.1 .000 1.2 1.9 .667 1.8 0.1 0.1 0.0 1.6 0.8 4.0 4th
2013 Tuto Marchand Continental Cup 4 14:45 2.0 4.5 .444 0.0 0.8 .000 1.8 1.8 1.000 4.8 0.8 0.5 2.0 2.5 1.2 5.8 4th
2012 Team USA Exhibitions 1 09:24 1.0 3.0 .333 1.0 3.0 .333 0.0 0.0 .000 2.0 1.0 0.0 1.0 2.0 1.0 3.0 -
2012 Olympic Qualifying Tournament 1 04:00 0.0 0.0 .000 0.0 0.0 .000 0.0 0.0 .000 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.0 0.0 0.0 4th
AVERAGES   15 09:57 1.3 2.7 .500 0.1 0.5 .125 1.1 1.5 .773 2.5 0.3 0.2 0.6 1.9 0.8 3.9 -
TOTAL   15 149:24 20 40 .500 1 8 .125 17 22 .773 38 5 3 9 28 12 58 -

High School Basketball

Prep/High School: St. Joseph High School [Metuchen, New Jersey]

High School Special Event Stats

Year Event GP MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
2014 McDonalds All-American 1 19:00 3 6 .500 0 1 .000 0 0 .000 5 0 0 2 2 0 6
2014 Jordan Classic 1 15:00 3 6 .500 1 2 .500 2 2 1.000 7 3 0 0 4 0 9
2013 Nike Hoop Summit 1 16:30 3 8 .375 0 1 .000 1 1 1.000 4 4 2 0 4 1 7

Prep/High School Awards & Honors

Gatorade Player of the Year - 2014
New Jersey Gatorade Player of the Year - 2013, 2014
Parade All-American First Team - 2014
USA TODAY's All-USA Second Team - 2014

Recent News

Karl-Anthony Towns: I Play In Both Eras With Inside/Outside Game
Karl-Anthony Towns Jr. is one of the most versatile young big men to ever play in the NBA.

Kevin Arnovitz/ESPN

Wolves Exercise 17-18 Options On Towns, Wiggins, LaVine, Jones
The Timberwolves have exercised the third-year options on Tyus Jones and Karl-Anthony Towns, along with the fourth-year options on Zach LaVine and Andrew Wiggins.

RealGM Staff Report

GMs Pick Karl-Anthony Towns As Player To Build Franchise Around
While Anthony Davis received 86.2 percent of the vote before last season, Karl-Anthony Towns now ranks first at 48.3 percent.

John Schuhmann/NBA.com

Karl-Anthony Towns: KG Expedited My Learning Curve
While nothing surprised Karl-Anthony Towns during his rookie season, he credits Kevin Garnett for how he was mentored.

Jonathan Abrams/Bleacher Report

Karl-Anthony Towns: Wolves Got To Make The Playoffs
Karl-Anthony Towns' personal goals for the 16-17 season are based on how the Wolves perform.

Jared Zwerling/NBPA.com

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