Kentavious Caldwell-Pope), born February 18, 1993 in Thomaston, Georgia, USA, is an American professional basketball player who serves as a shooting guard and plays for the Denver Nuggets.
Location: G (No. 5)
Height: 1.96 meters / 6 feet 5
Weight: 93 kg/204 lbs
Team: Denver Nuggets
School: University of Georgia
Draft: the 8th pick in the first round of 2013
Salary this season: $12.07 million
Studied at the University of Georgia and was named SEC Player of the Year (sophomore season) with averages of 18.5 points and 7.1 rebounds per game, with career highs of 32 points and 13 rebounds.
In the NBA draft on June 27, 2013, he was selected by the Pistons with the 8th pick in the first round. Pope is a shooting guard with excellent shooting ability and a terrifying shooter. Dribble to the three-point line at the bottom corner and shoot at the left breakthrough layup with a high shooting percentage. In the 2020-2021 season, he has scored 423 three-pointers in his career. An excellent shooter also has shortcomings. Pope lacks explosive power at the basket, is not strong enough, and needs to gain weight. Traded to the Washington Wizards through Aug. 6, 2021.