Nerlens Noel FC  #4

Current Team: Philadelphia Sixers

Born: Apr 10, 1994 (22 years old)

Birthplace: Malden, Massachusetts (United States)

Nationality: United States

Height: 6-11 (211cm)     Weight: 228 (103kg)

Hand: Right



Current NBA Status: Under Contract (Philadelphia Sixers)

Free Agent: RFA-2017

Current Agent: Andy Miller, Frank Catapano

Draft Entry: 2013 NBA Draft

Early Entry Info: 2013 Early Entrant

Drafted: Round 1, Pick 6, New Orleans Pelicans

Draft Rights Trade: NOP to PHL, Jul 10, 2013

Pre-Draft Team: Kentucky (Fr)

High School: Tilton School [Tilton, New Hampshire]

Nerlens Noel News

Nerlens Noel Will Continue Working On Jumper In Offseason
Nerlens Noel is shooting just 27 percent from 10 feet out to the three-point line.

Keith Pompey/Philadelphia Inquirer

76ers Waiting On Joel Embiid As Trade Calls Come For Nerlens Noel, Jahlil Okafor
The 76ers do not want to part with either Nerlens Noel or Jahlil Okafor until they know if Joel Embiid is healthy enough to play.

Keith Pompey/Philadelphia Inquirer

Noel-Okafor Position Formula Remains A Mystery To 76ers
The 76ers had Nerlens Noel and Jahlil Okafor switch roles in their 110-105 win over the Kings.

Keith Pompey/Philadelphia Inquirer

Nerlens Noel's Eye Injury Not As Bad As Feared
The Sixers said Nerlens Noel suffered a corneal abrasion.

Keith Pompey/Philadelphia Inquirer

Nerlens Noel: Brett Brown Has Been The Foundation Of Us
Nerlens Noel spoke out in support of Brett Brown's extension with the 76ers.

Dan Gelston/AP

76ers Considering Swap Of Positions For Nerlens Noel, Jahlil Okafor
Moving Jahlil Okafor to power forward would take advantage of his shooting touch from the elbow, while sliding Nerlens Noel to center allows him to be more of a rim protector.

Keith Pompey/Philadelphia Inquirer

76ers Exercise 16-17 Options On Joel Embiid, Nerlens Noel, Nik Stauskas
Joel Embiid is out for the season with another foot surgery.

RealGM Staff Report

Okafor-Noel Pairing Possible Due To Their Passing Ability
Brett Brown had Jahlil Okafor and Nerlens Noel practice against each other throughout training camp and the preseason.

Bob Cooney/Philadelphia Daily News

Celtics Offer Marcus Smart, Two Firsts To 76ers For Nerlens Noel, No. 3
The Celtics have offered Marcus Smart and picks No. 16 and 28 in the first round to the 76ers for Nerlens Noel and the No. 3 pick.

Broderick Turner/Los Angeles Times

Andrew Wiggins Wins NBA ROY; Mirotic Finishes 2nd Ahead Of Noel
Andrew Wiggins has been named NBA Rookie of the Year, beating out Nikola Mirotic and Nerlens Noel.

RealGM Staff Report

Nerlens Noel Unlikely To Play In Summer League
Nerlens Noel is unlikely to play in the Summer League this offseason, which means he won't have an opportunity to play with Joel Embiid until the preseason.

Bob Cooney/Philadelphia Daily News

Nerlens Noel Enjoying Playing With 'First True PG' Ish Smith
In the 20 games since Ish Smith's arrival, Nerlens Noel has averaged 11.1 shots per game, up from 7.8.

Bob Cooney/Philadelphia Daily News

76ers Plan On Using Noel At PF On Defense, Embiid At PF On Offense
The 76ers will need to figure out the roles of Joel Embiid and Nerlens Noel when they play together to maximize their skill-sets.

Tom Moore/Calkins Media

76ers View Nerlens Noel's Primary Position As Center
The 76ers have experimented at times this season with playing Nerlens Noel at power forward.

Keith Pompey/Philadelphia Inquirer

Nerlens Noel Parts Ways With Reebok
Nerlens Noel's camp is discussing a new endorsement deal with other brands.

Vaughn Johnson/Philadelphia Daily News

Nerlens Noel Credits Rondo For Being Biggest Help In Recovery
Nerlens Noel and Rajon Rondo each played collegiately at Kentucky.

James Herbert/CBS Sports

76ers To Acquire Anthony Bennett; Thad Young To Wolves As Part Of Love Trade
The 76ers will now have Anthony Bennett, Nerlens Noel and Michael Carter-Williams as lottery picks from the 2013 NBA Draft.

Mark Perner/Philadelphia Daily News

Nerlens Noel Feeling 100 Percent, Will Play In Orlando Summer League
Nerlens Noel said he will play in the Orlando Summer League for the 76ers.

Gary Washburn/Boston Globe

Nerlens Noel 'Encouraged' During Year Of Rehab
Nerlens Noel hasn't played a competitive game since tearing his ACL in March of last year while a freshman at Kentucky.

Marc Narducci/Philadelphia Inquirer

Nerlens Noel Ramps Up Workouts But Likely Won't Play Until Summer League
Nerlens Noel has been ramping up the visibility of his work over the past few days, but he probably won't play a competitive game until the Summer League.

Bob Cooney/Philadelphia Daily News

Nerlens Noel Hoping To Make NBA Debut On April 4
Nerlens Noel is hoping to make his NBA debut in his hometown of Boston on April 4.

Keith Pompey/The Philadelphia Inquirer

Nerlens Noel Looks Impressive In Individual Drills
Nerlens Noel's next steps will be playing with others and then against others.

Bob Cooney/Philadelphia Daily News

Nerlens Noel Cleared To Resume Basketball Activities, Could Debut After ASG
Nerlens Noel has been cleared by Dr. James Andrews to return to basketball-related activities and could be ready shortly after the All-Star break.

Jeff Goodman/ESPN

Nerlens Noel Steadily Progressing, Adding Muscle In Rehab
Within the 76ers, there doesn’t appear to be any urgency to get Nerlens Noel onto the court this season.

Shams Charania/RealGM

76ers Envision Intriguing Duo In Noel, Hawes
Brett Brown likes the idea of Spencer Hawes at the power forward position.

Tom Moore/Burlington County Times

Nerlens Noel Unlikely To Play This Season
Nerlens Noel is returning from a torn ACL.

Mary Schmitt Boyer/Cleveland Plain Dealer

76ers Formally Sign Nerlens Noel, Michael Carter-Williams
The 76ers acquired Nerlens Noel, the No. 6 pick, in the June NBA draft and selected Michael Carter-Williams with the No. 11 pick.

RealGM Staff Report

Nerlens Noel Working On Improving Offense During Rehab Process
Nerlens Noel is determined to become a contributor on the offensive end of the floor after coming into the NBA known primarily as a defensive specialist.

Keith Pompey/Philadelphia Inquirer

Nerlens Noel Regaining 'Old Self,' Explosiveness
Nerlens Noel has always hoped to play for the 76ers by Christmas.

Jeff Caplan/

76ers Delay Signing Noel, Carter-Williams To Maximize Cap Space
Nerlens Noel has a cap hold of $2,643,600, while Michael Carter-Williams' cap hold is $1,834,100.

Keith Pompey/Philadelphia Inquirer

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