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.Josh Smith Atlanta Hawks

Position: SF
Height: 6-8 / 2,03
Weight: 221 lbs. / 100,3 kg.
Born: 12/05/85
Hometown: Powder Springs, Georgia

  Strengths: Very athletic... Runs the floor well... Good shooter... Lots of upside.
Weaknesses: Should be more aggressive... Ballhandling needs work.
Season highs: -
Attended the McEachern HS in Powder Springs, Georgia till 2003.
Played with the Atlanta Celtics AAU program in the summer of 2003.
Transferred to Oak Hill Academy in 2003.
Selected by the Atlanta Hawks as 17th overall pick in the 2004 NBA Draft.
Attended the ABCD Camp in 2002 and 2003. Named MVP in 2003.
Named MVP of the Big Time Tournament in 2003.
Named MVP of the GlaxoSmithKline Holiday Invitational in 2003.
Named MVP of the International Junior Basketball Tournament Ciutat de Hospitalet in 2004. Led Oak Hill Academy to the title.
Played in the 2004 Primetime Shootout.
Selected to the McDonald's All-America Game in 2004.
Played the EA Sports Roundball Classic in 2004.
Named to the 2004 USA Basketball Junior National Select team.
Named to the Parade magazine All-American team in 2004.