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Clint Capela
Clint Capela
Position: C
Born: 05/18/94
Height: 6-10 / 2.08
Weight:218 lbs. / 98.9 kg.
Salary: $1,296,240
The resume, however, is real. He had pushed for the Heat to go for emerging Houston Rockets center Clint Capela when the Heat instead drafted Shabazz Napier in the first round of the 2014 draft. And he was among those instrumental in bringing Tyler Johnson to the Heat’s attention after the scrappy guard went undrafted in 2014 out of Fresno State.
Capela, 22, was high in the air time and again on Friday, and the result had the fresh-faced center mentioned in the same breath as Olajuwon, at least statistically. Capela was a bright spot in the Rockets’ 103-92 home setback to San Antonio in Game 3 of the Western Conference semifinals, with Game 4 on tap Sunday night at Toyota Center. “We’ve got to just keep shooting and keep our identity,” Capela said of what the Rockets must do to even the series at two wins apiece. “Unfortunately on Friday night we didn’t shoot great, but we’ve got to keep our heads up.”