Larry Nance Jr was born on January 1, 1993), and his hometown is Akron, Ohio (Akron, OH). He is an American professional basketball player with a height of 2.06 meters and a wingspan of 2.17 meters as a power forward.
Location: F-C (No. 22)
Height: 2.01 meters / 6 feet 7
Weight: 111 kg/245 lbs
Team: New Orleans Pelicans
Draft: 27th pick in the first round of 2015
He studied at the University of Wyoming in college. During his four-year college career, he averaged 11.3 points, 6.6 rebounds, 1.4 assists, 1.1 steals and 1.1 blocks per game.
In the first round of the 2015 NBA draft, he was selected by the Los Angeles Lakers with the 27th pick, marking the first stop of his NBA career. Nance has the best bounce, full of energy, excellent pick-and-roll offense, still expanding his range, active defense, and average shot-blocking ability.
Larry Nance Jr. has always been very eager to follow in his father’s footsteps to participate in the All-Star Slam Dunk Contest. His father Larry Nance was the first NBA Slam Dunk Champion (1984). As a rookie with the 27th pick in the first round, he was not reused at the beginning, but coach Scott gradually discovered his energy and desperation, so he also started him as a starter in December last year, and then he has won 3 Second double data. And he has staged wonderful dunks several times in the game, which makes people feel that he is worthy of being the goalkeeper.