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Ryan Hollins
Ryan Hollins autograph.jpg
Minnesota Timberwolves  – No. 1
Center
Born October 10, 1984 (1984-10-10) (age 25)
Pasadena, California
Nationality American
Listed height 7 ft 0 in (2.13 m)
Listed weight 230 lb (104 kg)
League NBA
Salary $1,215,726
High school John Muir
College UCLA
Draft 2nd round, 50th overall, 2006
Charlotte Bobcats
Pro career 2006–present
Former teams Charlotte Bobcats (2006-2009)
Dallas Mavericks (2009)
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Ryan Kenwood Hollins (born October 10, 1984) is an American professional basketball player. At 7 foot, 230 lbs, he is a center who played college ball at the University of California, Los Angeles. He was selected in the second round of the 2006 NBA Draft by the Charlotte Bobcats and traded to the Dallas Mavericks on January 16, 2009. During the summer of 2009, he signed with the Minnesota Timberwolves.

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High school

Hollins attended John Muir High School in Pasadena, California. He had signed with St. Louis University, but was allowed to withdraw his letter of intent after St. Louis head coach Lorenzo Romar left to become the head coach at the University of Washington.

College career

Hollins played significant minutes all four years of his career. He had career averages of 5.5 points and 4 rebounds. He had a then career-high 11 points, 11 rebounds and seven blocks in a career-high 34 minutes[1] against Oregon on January 30, 2003[2], and bettered his career high with 21 points in a loss to USC on January 28, 2004.[3] He was named the Oakland Regional's Most Outstanding Player after registering 14 points and 9 rebounds in a 50–45 victory against the Memphis Tigers.[4]

Hollins also is a great high jumper, clearing 6'10" at the Pac 10 championships. As a true freshman last spring, Hollins in the high jump placed ninth (tie, 6-8) at the NCAA Regionals and sixth (6-10.25) at the Pac-10. He had personal-bests in all three jumps – 7-0.25 (high jump), 22-3 (long jump) and 48-7.50 (triple jump).

NBA

Hollins was drafted in the second round (50th pick overall) of the 2006 NBA Draft by the Charlotte Bobcats. He became the 100th UCLA player to be selected in the NBA Draft. He played in 27 games and averaged 2.6 points per game.

During 2008 offseason, Bobcats extended him a qualifying offer and he became a restricted free agent.[5] On July 25, 2008, he signed this qualifying offer to stay one more year with the Bobcats.[6]

On January 16, 2009, Hollins was traded to the Dallas Mavericks along with Matt Carroll in exchange for DeSagana Diop.[7]

On August 3, 2009, he was signed by the Minnesota Timberwolves to a reportedly three-year, $7 million offer sheet.[8] The Mavericks did not match the offer.[9]

NBA career statistics

Legend
  GP Games played   GS  Games started  MPG  Minutes per game
 FG%  Field-goal percentage  3P%  3-point field-goal percentage  FT%  Free-throw percentage
 RPG  Rebounds per game  APG  Assists per game  SPG  Steals per game
 BPG  Blocks per game  PPG  Points per game  Bold  Career high

Regular season

Year Team GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG
2006–07 Charlotte 27 0 6.9 .556 .000 .600 1.1 .0 .2 .3 2.4
2007–08 Charlotte 60 1 8.9 .489 .000 .671 1.8 .2 .2 .5 2.5
2008–09 Charlotte 18 1 10.2 .543 .000 .667 2.0 .2 .2 .9 3.6
2008–09 Dallas 27 2 9.6 .525 .000 .515 2.3 .1 .2 .6 2.9
Career 132 4 8.8 .518 .000 .629 1.8 .2 .2 .5 2.7

Playoffs

Year Team GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG
2008–09 Dallas 9 0 9.3 .571 .000 .600 2.7 .1 .1 .4 2.4
Career 9 0 9.3 .571 .000 .600 2.7 .1 .1 .4 2.4

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