Daniel Gafford ), born on October 1, 1998 in Eldorado, Arkansas, USA, is an American professional basketball player who serves as a power forward and plays for the Washington Wizards of the NBA.
Averaged 16.9 points, 8.6 rebounds and 1.9 blocks per game at Arkansas (junior season). He was named to the 2019 SEC All-Defensive Team and was named to the All-SEC First Team.
In the 2019 NBA draft, Daniel Gafford was selected by the Chicago Bulls with the 38th overall pick. On March 26, 2021, was traded to the Wizards by the Bulls.
Gafford is a forward with excellent physical fitness. He is good at finishing at the basket. He can jump high, run fast, and has very good body control. Although he is not the type to attack the basket with power, he can use his footsteps and touch to find an angle to pass the ball. He is also good at making shots and making fouls. He is also good at lobbing and finishing in the penalty area.