Spellman as a College Player 2018
|birthday||21st July 1997 (age 23)|
|place of birth||Cleveland , Ohio , United States|
|NBA draft||2018 , 30th Pick , Atlanta Hawks|
|Clubs as active|
|2019-2020||Golden State Warriors|
Born in Cleveland, Ohio , Spellmann played at the MacDuffie School in Granby , Massachusetts, and from 2015 at the St. Thomas More School in Oakdale , Connecticut. From the 2016/17 season he was part of the Villanova University squad , but in his freshman year he did not take part in games, but only in practice. In the 2017/18 season, he won the NCAA Division I Basketball Championship championship tournament with Villanova . In the championship year Spellman was on the grid in 39 of 40 games and scored an average of 10.9 points and 8.0 rebounds per encounter. In spring 2018, he announced his intention to participate in the NBA draft process , and in June 2018 he was selected by the Atlanta Hawks in 30th place, i.e. the last player in the first round . In 46 games of the 2018/19 season, he came to an average of 5.9 points for Atlanta.
In July 2019 he was signed by the Golden State Warriors . For the Californians, he was in the starting line-up three times in 49 missions during the 2019/20 season and averaged 7.6 points and 4.5 rebounds per match before he was swapped to the Minnesota Timberwolves in February 2020 .
- Omari Spellman - player profile on basketball-reference.com
- Omari Spellman - player profile on NBA.com
- Omari Spellman , basketball-reference.com
- Omari Spellman basketball profile , basketball.eurobasket.com
- VILLANOVA.COM Omari Spellman Bio :: Villanova University Official Athletic Site Villanova University Official Athletic Site :: Men's Basketball . ( villanova.com [accessed June 23, 2018]).
- NCAA: Nova's Spellman can practice but not play . In: ESPN.com . ( espn.com [accessed June 23, 2018]).
- Villanova's Omari Spellman cradling NCAA title trophy: 'I love you so much' . In: For The Win . April 3, 2018 ( usatoday.com [accessed June 23, 2018]).
- Villanova's Omari Spellman to remain in NBA draft . In: iPhillySports . May 30, 2018 ( iphillysports.com [accessed June 23, 2018]).
- NBA draft profile: Villanova F Omari Spellman . In: NBC Sports Philadelphia . June 15, 2018 ( nbcsports.com [accessed June 23, 2018]).
- Villanova's Omari Spellman joins three teammates in NBA draft . In: Philly.com . ( philly.com [accessed June 23, 2018]).
- Hawks Acquire Trae Young, Select Kevin Huerter, Omari Spellman in 2018 NBA Draft | Atlanta Hawks . In: Atlanta Hawks . ( nba.com [accessed June 23, 2018]).
- Omari Spellman Stats. Retrieved February 7, 2020 .
- Minnesota Timberwolves Acquire NBA All-Star D'Angelo Russell, Jacob Evans and Omari Spellman from Golden State. Retrieved February 7, 2020 .
|BRIEF DESCRIPTION||American basketball player|
|DATE OF BIRTH||July 21, 1997|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||Cleveland|