Lonnie Walker IV Celebrity Life
Lonnie Walker IV is a 21-year-old rookie American basketball player. Playing the position of Shooting guard for the San Antonio Spurs in the NBA. He was born on December 14, 1998, in Reading, Pennsylvania and is currently. He stands 6 feet 5 inches tall and weighs 205 pounds.
Walker studied in Reading High School, Pennsylvania. He played a total of 27 games in his freshman year he maintained an average of 8 points per game. In his sophomore year, he had a per-game average of 16.9 points.
His sophomore season was cut short due to an injury. In his junior year, he had an average of 17.1 points per game. In his senior year, he hit his career-high averaged about 18.4 points per game.
Walker’s college debut was on November 10, 2017, against Gardner Webb University in which he scored 10 points along with 5 assists. After this season, he declared for the 2018 NBA Draft.
In the 2017-18 college season for the Miami Hurricanes, he played a total of 32 games and started in 18 of them. He played for about 27.8 minutes per game. He was scoring an average of 11.5 points per game. He had a low field throw percentage of 0.738 and a field goal percentage of 0.415. His three-pointer field goal percentage was at an average of 0.346 but his assists were at a decent average of 1.9.
Some of his career highs include a player for McDonald's All-America and Jordan Brand Classic Co-MVP in the year 2017 and ACC All-Freshman Team in the year 2018.
In the 2018 NBA Draft, Walker was selected by the San Antonio Spurs on June 21. His NBA debut was against the Toronto Raptors on January 3, 2019. He played for 5 minutes in which he bagged three points and a rebound.
In the 2019-20 season, he scored his career-high of 28 points against the Houston Rockets along with 4 rebounds, 1 block, and 3 steals.
In the 2018-19 season, Walker played a total of 17 matches but he was not allowed to start in any of them. He had an average of 6.9 minutes per game. His average points per game were 2.6 per game with 0.5 assists and 0.2 blocks per game.
He maintained an average of one rebound per game in the short duration of gameplay and all of them were defensive rebounds. Walker had a high free throw percentage of 80 in the season but, his average field goal percentage was 34.8.
In the 2019-20 season, the walker played 37 games and he started in one of the games. His average minutes per game almost doubled compared to last season. He was now allowed to play for 12.6 minutes per game. This increased game time also increased his average of points per game. His average points per game now rest at 5.8 along with almost two rebounds per game.
His assists almost stayed the same at an average of 0.6 assists per game. The free throw percentage reduced a bit down and is now at 70.7 percentage but, his field goal percentage has increased to 44.4.
Walker has shown his capabilities in the short game time that he was allowed to play. He is given more opportunities to evolve his talent slowly and refine it to the fullest. The improvements can be seen as his points per game have nearly doubled compared to the last season. Things are looking bright for Walker.
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