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Josh Richardson
Josh Richardson
Position: G
Born: 09/15/93
Height: 6-5 / 1.96
Weight:200 lbs. / 90.7 kg.
Salary: $10,865,952
Milwaukee Bucks guard Jrue Holiday and Dallas Mavericks guard Josh Richardson are co-winners of the January NBA Cares Community Assist Award in recognition of their efforts to immediately provide support for those impacted by the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic in their new team markets, the NBA announced today. The award recognizes players each month who best reflect the passion that the league and NBA players share for giving back to their communities.
But Richardson had never heard of the young Slovenian who was in the same weight room one morning. Doncic was fresh off his first full season with Real Madrid’s top team and his agent, Bill Duffy, who also represents Richardson, suggested that both players train at the facility. “No way,” Richardson recalls thinking when someone told him that the broad-shouldered, 6-foot-6 guy was a 16-year-old kid. After watching Doncic display a smooth shooting stroke, precise footwork and rare handle for a player his size, Richardson was impressed. Doncic wowed Richardson during pickup ball, hitting some step-back jumpers, flicking some pretty passes and setting the pace in a game that included established pros. “He’s got it. He’s got it,” Richardson recalls thinking to himself.