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Raheem Appleby

Born: 16.04.1993 (27 years old)

Height: 191 cm

Weight: 79 kg

College: Louisiana Tech (’15)

Position: 2/1

Previous Pro Teams:

  • Apollon Limassol (A1 Cyprus)
  • Kouvot (Finland Korisliiga) 
  • USK Praha(Czezh Republic)

Czech Cup Final-4 Most Valuable Player (close to quadruple double vs Nymburk in the Final, where he recorded : 36 points – 9 rebounds – 7 assists – 9 fouls drawn)

 

GAME ANALYSISA prolific scoring guard who displays unquestionable talent. Super explosive combo guard, possesses the ability to run the point, as he is a great passer as well. Super athlete. Great first step and devastating speed in the open floor. Jumps out of the gym. Has developed the skills necessary to make an impact offensively on any basketball level. A very talented scorer who excels in the open floor. Loves to push the ball up the floor in transition, and can beat everyone down the floor with his terrific speed. Can turn the corner routinely on the pick and roll due to his first step and tremendous ball handling ability. Very fluid, explosive slasher who can drive in either direction, and does an outstanding job of drawing fouls. Displays a great crossover and is often able to take his man one-on-one. Able to finish at the rim due to his top-class technique and athletic abilities. Excellent at creating contact and drawing fouls.  Great  decision maker, and clutch player in crucial moments. Excellent off the dribble and in catch and shoot situations. Has a solid midrange game.Uses shot-fakes effectively and really displays a knack for making tough shots. He can make a major impact as a point guard. He can  run a half court offense and control tempo.

Great defender with active hands and quick feet. 2x in top-5 steals leaders boards in the first 4 seasons of his pro career.

FULL GAMES 2020- CZECH CUP FINAL 4

Semifinal vs BK Opava ( win 84-77)

Appleby: 29 points – 4/6 3pts – 5/13 2pts – 7/8 FT – 12 rebounds – 3 assists- 8 fouls drawn- Ranking 42

Final vs ERA Basketball Nymburk (Basketball Champions League Final 8 team)

Appleby : 36 points – 9 rebounds – 7 assists – 9 fouls drawn – Ranking 39

NCAA Awards & Honors

NABC All-District (6) First Team – 2013
NABC All-District (11) Second Team – 2015
C-USA All-Conference Second Team – 2015
WAC All-Conference First Team – 2013
WAC All-Conference Second Team – 2012
WAC All-Tournament Team – 2012
WAC Newcomer/Freshman of the Year – 2012
WAC All-Newcomer Team – 2012
Gulf Coast Showcase MVP – 2014
Gulf Coast Showcase All-Tournament Team – 2014

COLLEGE HIGHLIGHTS:

FULL GAME vs. ETHA 
29 points 8 rebounds 8 assists  2 steals 2 blocks – 5/8 2pts 6/8 3pts 1/3 FT
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