Corey Kispert) was born on March 3, 1999 in his hometown of Edmonds, Washington State. He is an American professional basketball player. He joined the NBA on July 29, 2021 and is currently playing for the Washington Wizards as a small forward.
College student at Gonzaga (senior season) Scored a career-high 32 points in a 98-75 win over Virginia Was named WCC Player of the Year and won the Julius Erwin Award for domestic small forward.
Participated in the NBA draft on July 29, 2021, and was selected by the Wizards with the 15th overall pick in the first round. Kispert is a top 3-point shooting small forward and probably the best shooter in this freshman class. Can stay hot on the floor, can be very accurate if given the space to shoot, and has a strong frame that will help hold his own on the defensive end.