Montrezl Harrell), born January 26, 1994 in Tarboro, North Carolina, USA, is an American professional basketball player who serves as a power forward/center.
Location: F-C (No. 5)
Height: 2.01 meters / 6 feet 7
Weight: 109 kg/240 lbs
Team: Philadelphia 76ers
School: University of Louisville
Draft: 2nd pick in the 2nd round of 2015
Studied in Louisville (sophomore season) averaged 15.7 points and 9.2 rebounds per game in the 2014-2015 season. He was the first recipient of the Karl Malone Award, awarded to the top power forwards in the country. He was also named to the Second Team All-ACC.
In the NBA draft on June 2, 2015, the Houston Rockets selected the 32nd overall pick in the second round. Harrell is a typical brutalist power forward with an average height but a wingspan of 2.24 meters. He has strong explosive power and excellent wingspan. The development and very good jumping are properly a dunk machine. The shortcomings are rough footwork and free throws at the basket. In addition, due to his aggressive personality, he will often get into foul trouble. On August 6, 2021, he was traded to the Washington Wizards. The Wizards made full use of their shooting advantages and made 11 of 12 shots and dunked ten times to lead the team to victory.