Mike Muscala

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Mike Muscala
Mike Muscala.jpg
Muscala playing for Bucknell
No. 31 – Atlanta Hawks
PositionPower forward / Center
LeagueNBA
Personal information
Born(1991-07-01) July 1, 1991 (age 23)
St. Louis Park, Minnesota
NationalityAmerican
Listed height6 ft 11 in (2.11 m)
Listed weight239 lb (108 kg)
Career information
High schoolRoseville (Roseville, Minnesota)
CollegeBucknell (2009–2013)
NBA draft2013 / Round: 2 / Pick: 44th overall
Selected by the Dallas Mavericks
Pro career2013–present
Career history
2013–2014Río Natura Monbús
2014–presentAtlanta Hawks
Career highlights and awards
 
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Mike Muscala
Mike Muscala.jpg
Muscala playing for Bucknell
No. 31 – Atlanta Hawks
PositionPower forward / Center
LeagueNBA
Personal information
Born(1991-07-01) July 1, 1991 (age 23)
St. Louis Park, Minnesota
NationalityAmerican
Listed height6 ft 11 in (2.11 m)
Listed weight239 lb (108 kg)
Career information
High schoolRoseville (Roseville, Minnesota)
CollegeBucknell (2009–2013)
NBA draft2013 / Round: 2 / Pick: 44th overall
Selected by the Dallas Mavericks
Pro career2013–present
Career history
2013–2014Río Natura Monbús
2014–presentAtlanta Hawks
Career highlights and awards

Michael Peter "Mike" Muscala (born July 1, 1991) is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Atlanta Hawks in the National Basketball Association (NBA).

College career[edit]

Muscala played for the Bucknell Bison men's basketball team for four seasons. He was the 2011 Patriot League Men's Basketball Player of the Year after leading the Bison to an NCAA Tournament appearance. In addition, he was named to the First Team All-Patriot League and AP All-American Honorable Mention in 2010-2011.[1] He was a 2012–13 Academic All-America selection.[2] He was also a 2012–13 Senior CLASS Award finalist.[3] Muscala also earned more hardware in 2013 as he won the 2013 Patriot League Player of the Year, Defensive Player of the Year, and First-Team All Conference honors.[4] During his 2012–13 campaign, Muscala also become Bucknell's all-time leading scorer surpassing Al Leslie's 32 year record.[5]

Professional career[edit]

Muscala was selected with the 44th overall pick by the Dallas Mavericks in the 2013 NBA draft. He was then traded with 16th pick Lucas Nogueira and guard Jared Cunningham to the Atlanta Hawks for the No. 18 pick, Shane Larkin.[6] On August 1, 2013, Muscala signed a one-year deal with Río Natura Monbús of Spain.[7] On February 25, 2014, he left Spain to return to the United States.[8][9] On February 27, 2014, he signed a multi-year deal with the Atlanta Hawks.[10] Muscala made his official NBA debut in a loss to the Phoenix Suns on March 2, 2014, where he recorded 4 points and 5 rebounds.

NBA career statistics[edit]

Legend
  GPGames 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[edit]

YearTeamGPGSMPGFG%3P%FT%RPGAPGSPGBPGPPG
2013–14Atlanta20010.8.425.0001.0002.60.40.20.53.8
Career20010.8.425.0001.0002.60.40.20.53.8

Playoffs[edit]

YearTeamGPGSMPGFG%3P%FT%RPGAPGSPGBPGPPG
2014Atlanta202.5.000.000.0000.00.00.00.00.0
Career202.5.000.000.0000.00.00.00.00.0

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