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.Chris Taft Golden State Warriors

Position: PF
Height: 6-10 / 2,08
Weight: 260 lbs. / 117,9 kg.
Born: 3/10/85
Hometown: Brooklyn, New York

  Strengths: Very big, strong and athletic... Pretty good in the open court... Big hands... An intimidator.
Weaknesses: Inconsistent play... Low-post game needs some work.
Season highs: 26 points vs. Notre Dame, 15 rebounds vs. Providence and three blocks vs. Howard.
Attended the Xaverian HS in Brooklyn, New York.
Played college ball at Pittsburgh from 2003 to 2005.
Selected by the Golden State Warriors as 42nd overall pick in the 2005 NBA Draft.
Named New York State Player of the Year in 2003.
Selected to play in the Roundball Classic in 2003.
Earned unanimous Freshman All-America honors in 2004.
Named BEC Rookie of the Year in 2004. Selected to the BEC All-Rookie Team.
Named 3rd Team All-BEC in 2004.
BEC Honorable Mention in 2005.