Nick Richards C  #14

Current Team: Charlotte Hornets

Born: Nov 29, 1997 (24 years old)

Birthplace/Hometown: Kingston, Jamaica

Nationality: Jamaica

Height: 7-0 (213cm)     Weight: 250 (113kg)

@nickrichards_ prostarnick @iamnickrichards

Current NBA Status: Under Contract (Charlotte Hornets)

Free Agent: RFA-2023

Agent: Javon Phillips, Jared Mucha, Jeff Schwartz

Draft Entry: 2020 NBA Draft

Early Entry Info: 2019 Early Entrant (Withdrew), 2020 Early Entrant

Drafted: Round 2, Pick 12, New Orleans Pelicans

Draft Rights Trade: NOP to CHA, Nov 19, 2020

Pre-Draft Team: Kentucky (Jr)

High School: The Patrick School [Elizabeth, New Jersey (United States)]

AAU Team: Expressions Elite

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NBA

2 Years Of Service

NBA Regular Season Stats - Per Game

Season Team GP GS MIN PTS FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF
2020-21 CHA 18 0 3.5 0.83 0.22 0.50 .444 0.00 0.06 .000 0.39 0.61 .636 0.22 0.39 0.61 0.11 0.00 0.00 0.17 0.39
2021-22 CHA 50 5 7.3 3.00 1.20 1.80 .667 0.00 0.00 .000 0.60 0.86 .698 0.68 1.04 1.72 0.26 0.18 0.42 0.48 1.02
CAREER   68 5 6.3 2.43 0.94 1.46 .646 0.00 0.01 .000 0.54 0.79 .685 0.56 0.87 1.43 0.22 0.13 0.31 0.40 0.85

NBA Regular Season Stats - Totals

Season Team GP GS MIN PTS FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF
2020-21 CHA 18 0 62.6 15 4 9 .444 0 1 .000 7 11 .636 4 7 11 2 0 0 3 7
2021-22 CHA 50 5 367.2 150 60 90 .667 0 0 .000 30 43 .698 34 52 86 13 9 21 24 51
CAREER   68 5 429.8 165 64 99 .646 0 1 .000 37 54 .685 38 59 97 15 9 21 27 58

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
2020-21 CHA 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .008 0.67 0.00 1.22 9 9 .500 0.01 0.02 0.04
2021-22 CHA 50 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 .034 0.54 0.38 0.48 25 25 .500 0.61 0.32 0.93
CAREER   68 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 .028 0.56 0.33 0.55 34 34 .500 0.63 0.36 0.99

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
2020-21 CHA 18 0 .542 .444 6.76 11.66 9.23 4.15 17.81 - - 11.52 108.08 -2.65 1.67 106.6 118.2 5.41
2021-22 CHA 50 5 .689 .667 9.69 15.40 12.49 4.95 18.06 1.17 5.43 15.39 136.43 -4.08 1.67 121.6 113.4 15.73
CAREER   68 5 .672 .646 9.28 14.77 11.99 4.87 18.03 1.00 4.73 14.86 133.16 -3.90 1.67 119.9 113.8 14.25

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NBA Transactions

Nov 18, 2020 - The New Orleans Pelicans selected Nick Richards in Round 2 with Pick 12 in the 2020 NBA Draft.
Nov 19, 2020 - The draft rights to Nick Richards was acquired by the Charlotte Hornets from the New Orleans Pelicans in exchange for a 2024 2nd round pick (CHA own).
Nov 30, 2020 - Nick Richards signed a multi-year contract with the Charlotte Hornets.
Jan 27, 2021 - The Charlotte Hornets assigned Nick Richards to the Greensboro Swarm of the G League.
Jan 28, 2021 - The Charlotte Hornets recalled Nick Richards from the Greensboro Swarm of the G League.
Feb 17, 2021 - The Charlotte Hornets assigned Nick Richards to the Greensboro Swarm of the G League.
Mar 6, 2021 - The Charlotte Hornets recalled Nick Richards from the Greensboro Swarm of the G League.

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NBA Play-In Stats - Per Game

Season Team GP GS MIN PTS FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF
2020-21 CHA 1 0 4.3 4.00 1.00 2.00 .500 0.00 0.00 .000 2.00 3.00 .667 0.00 1.00 1.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
CAREER   1 0 4.3 4.00 1.00 2.00 .500 0.00 0.00 .000 2.00 3.00 .667 0.00 1.00 1.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00

NBA Play-In Stats - Totals

Season Team GP GS MIN PTS FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF
2020-21 CHA 1 0 4.3 4 1 2 .500 0 0 .000 2 3 .667 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
CAREER   1 0 4.3 4 1 2 .500 0 0 .000 2 3 .667 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0

NBA Play-In 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
2020-21 CHA 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .023 0.00 0.00 1.50 0 1 .000 0.01 - 0.01
CAREER   1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .023 0.00 0.00 1.50 0 1 .000 0.01 - 0.01

NBA Play-In Stats - Advanced Stats

Season Team GP GS TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% TOV% STL% BLK% USG% Total S % PPR PPS ORtg DRtg PER
2020-21 CHA 1 0 .602 .500 - 29.27 13.33 - - - - 33.48 116.67 - 2.00 124.1 130.6 26.60
CAREER   1 0 .602 .500 - 29.27 13.33 - - - - 33.48 116.67 - 2.00 124.1 130.6 28.82

NBA Summer League Stats - Per Game

Season Team Location GP GS MIN PTS FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF
2021-22 CHA Las Vegas 4 2 20.4 6.50 2.50 5.25 .476 0.00 0.50 .000 1.50 2.00 .750 1.25 3.50 4.75 0.50 0.00 1.00 1.25 2.50
2022-23 CHA Las Vegas 2 2 23.7 14.50 5.00 8.00 .625 0.00 0.00 .000 4.50 6.00 .750 2.00 8.00 10.00 1.00 0.00 2.50 4.50 3.50
CAREER     6 4 21.5 9.17 3.33 6.17 .541 0.00 0.33 .000 2.50 3.33 .750 1.50 5.00 6.50 0.67 0.00 1.50 2.33 2.83

NBA Summer League Stats - Totals

Season Team Location GP GS MIN PTS FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF
2021-22 CHA Las Vegas 4 2 81.7 26 10 21 .476 0 2 .000 6 8 .750 5 14 19 2 0 4 5 10
2022-23 CHA Las Vegas 2 2 47.3 29 10 16 .625 0 0 .000 9 12 .750 4 16 20 2 0 5 9 7
CAREER     6 4 129 55 20 37 .541 0 2 .000 15 20 .750 9 30 39 4 0 9 14 17

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
2021-22 CHA Las Vegas 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .109 0.40 0.00 0.38 0 4 .000 0.06 0.02 0.08
2022-23 CHA Las Vegas 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .197 0.22 0.00 0.75 1 1 .500 0.06 0.12 0.17
CAREER     6 4 1 0 0 0 0 1 .140 0.29 0.00 0.54 1 5 .167 0.12 0.13 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
2021-22 CHA Las Vegas 4 2 .530 .476 6.73 17.74 12.40 4.31 16.94 - 3.92 14.56 122.62 -4.27 1.24 98.5 105.9 10.31
2022-23 CHA Las Vegas 2 2 .681 .625 8.22 30.42 19.75 8.29 29.72 - 8.43 24.65 137.50 -15.96 1.81 99.3 93.5 21.71
CAREER     6 4 .600 .541 7.34 22.88 15.37 5.68 23.41 - 5.58 18.38 129.05 -8.34 1.49 99.1 101.6 14.51

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NBA Preseason Stats - Per Game

Season Team GP GS MIN PTS FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF
2020-21 CHA 3 0 5.8 2.33 0.33 2.00 .167 0.00 0.00 .000 1.67 2.00 .833 1.00 0.67 1.67 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.67 0.67
2021-22 CHA 4 0 13.8 3.75 1.50 3.00 .500 0.00 0.25 .000 0.75 1.00 .750 2.00 3.00 5.00 0.25 0.25 0.25 1.50 2.00
CAREER   7 0 10.4 3.14 1.00 2.57 .389 0.00 0.14 .000 1.14 1.43 .800 1.57 2.00 3.57 0.14 0.14 0.14 1.14 1.43

NBA Preseason Stats - Totals

Season Team GP GS MIN PTS FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF
2020-21 CHA 3 0 17.5 7 1 6 .167 0 0 .000 5 6 .833 3 2 5 0 0 0 2 2
2021-22 CHA 4 0 55.2 15 6 12 .500 0 1 .000 3 4 .750 8 12 20 1 1 1 6 8
CAREER   7 0 72.7 22 7 18 .389 0 1 .000 8 10 .800 11 14 25 1 1 1 8 10

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
2020-21 CHA 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .009 0.00 0.00 1.00 0 3 .000 -0.05 0.02 -0.02
2021-22 CHA 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .049 0.17 0.17 0.33 1 3 .250 -0.03 0.02 -0.02
CAREER   7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .032 0.12 0.12 0.56 1 6 .143 -0.05 0.03 -0.03

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
2020-21 CHA 3 0 .405 .167 17.65 11.35 14.44 - 18.80 - - 23.53 100.00 -10.06 1.17 85.1 110.3 3.40
2021-22 CHA 4 0 .545 .500 13.43 22.16 17.59 2.86 30.36 0.85 1.80 14.71 125.00 -9.65 1.25 89.3 109.9 9.04
CAREER   7 0 .491 .389 14.72 19.53 17.07 2.09 26.32 0.62 1.40 16.84 118.89 -9.38 1.22 88.8 109.1 7.65

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NBA Training Camp Experience

2020 NBA Training Camp - Charlotte Hornets
2021 NBA Training Camp - Charlotte Hornets

NCAA

College: Kentucky (2020)

NCAA Season Stats - Per Game

Season School Class GP GS MIN PTS FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF
2017-18 Kentucky Fr 37 37 14.7 5.11 1.86 3.03 .616 0.00 0.00 .000 1.38 1.92 .718 1.51 2.92 4.43 0.24 0.08 0.89 0.70 2.05
2018-19 Kentucky So 37 3 12.1 3.97 1.32 2.22 .598 0.00 0.00 .000 1.32 1.92 .690 1.54 1.78 3.32 0.19 0.11 1.27 0.70 2.05
2019-20 Kentucky Jr 31 30 29.7 14.03 5.26 8.19 .642 0.00 0.00 .000 3.52 4.68 .752 2.61 5.16 7.77 0.23 0.10 2.13 1.58 3.16
CAREER NCAA DI   105 70 18.2 7.34 2.68 4.27 .627 0.00 0.00 .000 1.99 2.73 .728 1.85 3.18 5.03 0.22 0.10 1.39 0.96 2.38

NCAA Season Stats - Totals

Season School Class GP GS MIN PTS FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF
2017-18 Kentucky Fr 37 37 543 189 69 112 .616 0 0 .000 51 71 .718 56 108 164 9 3 33 26 76
2018-19 Kentucky So 37 3 446 147 49 82 .598 0 0 .000 49 71 .690 57 66 123 7 4 47 26 76
2019-20 Kentucky Jr 31 30 920 435 163 254 .642 0 0 .000 109 145 .752 81 160 241 7 3 66 49 98
CAREER NCAA DI   105 70 1,909 771 281 448 .627 0 0 .000 209 287 .728 194 334 528 23 10 146 101 250

NCAA Season Stats - Misc Stats

Season School Class GP 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
2017-18 Kentucky Fr 37 1 0 0 0 0 0 .078 0.35 0.12 0.63 26 11 .703 1.44 0.96 2.40
2018-19 Kentucky So 37 0 0 0 0 0 0 .057 0.27 0.15 0.87 30 7 .811 1.20 1.00 2.20
2019-20 Kentucky Jr 31 10 0 0 0 0 0 .214 0.14 0.06 0.57 25 6 .806 3.54 1.69 5.23
CAREER NCAA DI   105 11 0 0 0 0 0 .110 0.23 0.10 0.64 81 24 .771 6.07 3.64 9.71

NCAA Season Stats - Advanced Stats

Season School Class GP TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% TOV% STL% BLK% USG% Total S % PPR PPS ORtg DRtg PER
2017-18 Kentucky Fr 37 .648 .616 12.37 20.61 16.79 3.04 15.14 0.32 7.01 15.47 133.44 -3.69 1.69 126.6 98.3 18.67
2018-19 Kentucky So 37 .635 .598 16.32 16.42 16.37 2.87 18.35 0.53 11.99 16.19 128.77 -4.96 1.79 123.2 92.5 19.61
2019-20 Kentucky Jr 31 .674 .642 11.33 18.61 15.31 1.66 13.18 0.19 7.99 20.67 139.35 -4.90 1.71 127.9 94.6 25.88
CAREER NCAA DI   105 .660 .627 12.72 18.74 15.97 2.37 14.74 0.31 8.69 18.04 135.55 -4.57 1.72 126.8 95.6 21.10

NCAA Awards & Honors

NABC All-District (20) First Team - 2020
USBWA Player of the Week - 12/29/2019
First Team All-SEC (Coaches) - 2020
SEC All-Defensive Team - 2020
SEC Player of the Week - 12/30/2019, 1/27/2020
All-SEC First Team (AP) - 2020

G League

G League Regular Season Stats - Per Game

Season Team GP GS MIN PTS FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF
2020-21 GBO 9 5 26.3 17.00 5.89 11.33 .520 0.78 1.56 .500 2.67 3.33 .800 3.67 6.67 10.33 0.89 0.44 3.00 2.56 2.56
CAREER   9 5 26.3 17.00 5.89 11.33 .520 0.78 1.56 .500 2.67 3.33 .800 3.67 6.67 10.33 0.89 0.44 3.00 2.56 2.56

G League Regular Season Stats - Totals

Season Team GP GS MIN PTS FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF
2020-21 GBO 9 5 236.8 153 53 102 .520 7 14 .500 24 30 .800 33 60 93 8 4 27 23 23
CAREER   9 5 236.8 153 53 102 .520 7 14 .500 24 30 .800 33 60 93 8 4 27 23 23

G League 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
2020-21 GBO 9 5 5 0 0 0 0 1 .172 0.35 0.17 0.29 3 6 .333 0.19 0.32 0.50
CAREER   9 5 5 0 0 0 0 1 .172 0.35 0.17 0.29 3 6 .333 0.19 0.32 0.50

G League 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
2020-21 GBO 9 5 .664 .554 13.08 26.23 19.33 5.67 16.64 0.81 9.57 24.35 181.96 -7.30 1.50 107.5 108.2 24.33
CAREER   9 5 .664 .554 13.08 26.23 19.33 5.67 16.64 0.81 9.57 24.35 181.96 -7.30 1.50 107.5 108.2 24.34

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G League Transactions

Jan 27, 2021 - The Charlotte Hornets assigned Nick Richards to the Greensboro Swarm.
Jan 28, 2021 - The Charlotte Hornets recalled Nick Richards from the Greensboro Swarm.
Feb 17, 2021 - The Charlotte Hornets assigned Nick Richards to the Greensboro Swarm.
Mar 6, 2021 - The Charlotte Hornets recalled Nick Richards from the Greensboro Swarm.

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National Basketball

Nationality: Jamaica

Non-FIBA Events Stats

Year Event GP MIN PTS FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF Place
2015 NIKE Global Challenge 4 16:00 7.5 3.2 4.8 .684 0.0 0.0 .000 1.0 2.2 .444 5.5 0.0 0.3 1.5 1.5 3.5 4th
AVERAGES   4 16:00 7.5 3.2 4.8 .684 0.0 0.0 .000 1.0 2.2 .444 5.5 0.0 0.3 1.5 1.5 3.5 -
TOTAL   4 64:00 30 13 19 .684 0 0 .000 4 9 .444 22 0 1 6 6 14 -

High School Basketball

Prep/High School: The Patrick School [Elizabeth, New Jersey (United States)]

High School Special Event Stats

Year Event GP MIN PTS FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF
2017 McDonalds All-American 1 14:00 2 1 2 .500 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 1 0 2 1 4
2017 Jordan Classic 1 16:00 10 5 7 .714 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 1 0 1
2017 Nike Hoop Summit 1 19:29 12 5 9 .556 0 0 0 2 3 .667 3 0 1 0 1 4

Prep/High School Skill Academies & Camps

Nike Skills Academy - 2015
Nike Skills Academy - 2016