Wendell Carter Jr., born April 16, 1999 in Fairburn, Georgia, USA, is an American professional basketball player who serves as a power forward. ,
Location: C-F (No. 34)
Height: 2.06 meters / 6 feet 9
Weight: 122 kg/270 lbs
Team: Orlando Magic
School: Duke University
Draft: No. 7 pick in the first round of 2018
Salary this season: $5.45 million
Studied at Duke University in college (2017-18 season) represented Duke University in the NCAA, averaging 13.5 points, 9.1 rebounds and 2.1 blocks per game.
The 7th pick in the first round of the 2018 NBA draft was selected by the Chicago Bulls. In the summer league, the Bulls allowed Carter to play a more important role, and he also took on more responsibilities, averaging 14.6 points and shooting 55% from the field. , Also handed in 9.4 rebounds, 1.6 assists and 2.6 blocks. This allowed the Bulls to see an offensive model centered on Carter. On March 25, 2021, Carter was traded to the Magic and reached a 4-year early contract extension with a total value of 50 million US dollars with the Magic. In addition to having good off-the-ball offensive ability, Carter is expected to become a low-post killer.