#35 Lauri Markkanen - PF
NEW ORLEANS PELICANS
7-0 - 230 lbs. - 23 years old - 3 years exp. - (Drafted Round 1 : Pick 3)
PPG
RPG
APG
BPG
SPG
19.0
8.7
1.0
0.9
0.8


Scouting Report
Must prove he can score against elite level athletes... Can throw down some thunderous dunks... Excellent free throw shooter ... Indecisive passer at times, but employs proper technique... Huge length and leaping ability make him an excellent rebounder ... Has the versatility to guard on the perimeter and in the post... Shows the ability to raise his level of play in big games

Contract Information
Bird Years : 3 / Extension Eligible : Yes / Option Eligible : No
Year 1: $5,164,444
Year 2: $0,000
Year 3: $0,000
Year 4: $0,000
Year 5: $0,000
Year 6: $0,000
Year 7: $0,000

Career Awards
2023 - CSL All-League 3rd Team
2023 - All-Star Game Starter
2022 - All-Star Game Reserve
2022 - Long Distance Shootout Participant
2022 - Sophomore Game Starter
2021 - CSL Rookie of the Year
2021 - Rookie Game Starter
2021 - CSL All-Rookie 1st Team

Career Stats
YR
Team
G
GS
MIN
FG
FG%
3P
3P%
FT
FT%
STL
BLK
TO
OFF
DEF
TOT
AST
PTS
2024
Champion Sim League
86
85
31.6
7.5-14.2
.530
0.6-1.7
.372
3.3-3.8
.881
0.8
0.9
2.1
2.5
6.2
8.7
1.0
19.0
2023
New Orleans
38
37
30.1
6.6-12.9
.512
0.8-1.9
.437
2.9-3.5
.842
0.5
0.7
2.1
2.4
5.7
8.1
0.8
17.0
2023
Chicago
48
48
32.8
8.2-15.2
.541
0.5-1.6
.312
3.7-4.0
.907
1.0
1.0
2.0
2.5
6.7
9.2
1.3
20.6
2022
Chicago
0
0
0.0
0.0-0.0
.000
0.0-0.0
.000
0.0-0.0
.000
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
2022
Chicago
60
60
30.2
7.4-14.4
.514
1.0-2.1
.472
4.1-4.7
.882
0.6
0.7
2.3
2.3
5.8
8.1
1.0
19.9
2021
Chicago
82
81
28.5
6.3-12.5
.501
0.6-1.6
.346
4.1-4.6
.879
0.6
0.6
2.2
1.9
5.7
7.7
1.1
17.2

Career Stats - Playoffs
YR
Team
G
GS
MIN
FG
FG%
3P
3P%
FT
FT%
STL
BLK
TO
OFF
DEF
TOT
AST
PTS
2024
Champion Sim League
5
5
31.8
5.4-8.8
.614
0.4-1.2
.333
4.0-4.4
.909
0.2
0.4
3.6
1.4
6.2
7.6
0.8
15.2
2023
New Orleans
5
5
31.8
5.4-8.8
.614
0.4-1.2
.333
4.0-4.4
.909
0.2
0.4
3.6
1.4
6.2
7.6
0.8
15.2
2022
Chicago
0
0
0.0
0.0-0.0
.000
0.0-0.0
.000
0.0-0.0
.000
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
2022
Chicago
0
0
0.0
0.0-0.0
.000
0.0-0.0
.000
0.0-0.0
.000
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
2021
Chicago
5
5
25.6
4.4-10.0
.440
0.0-0.8
.000
1.4-1.6
.875
0.2
0.4
2.4
1.4
3.8
5.2
0.0
10.2