Usman Garuba was born on March 9, 2002), in his hometown of Madrid, Spain. He is an American professional basketball player. He joined the NBA on August 16, 2021 and currently plays for the Houston Rockets as a power forward.
Location: F (No. 16)
Height: 2.03 meters / 6 feet 8
Weight: 104 kg/229 lbs
Team: Houston Rockets
Draft: 23rd pick in the first round of 2021
Selected by the Houston Rockets with the 23rd pick in the first round of the 2021 NBA Draft. Usman Garou is a forward with stunning athleticism, a silky touch around the rim and excellent passing, a gifted rebounder, and a wealth of overseas experience. Playing in some of the top professional basketball leagues, such as the Spanish ABC League and the EuroLeague, is sometimes too passive on the offensive end and does not have enough ball handling ability when attacking, but he is still a talented person.