Lucas Nogueira

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Birthday
26, 1992
Birthplace
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
26, 1992 (age 27)
Birthplace
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

About

NBA center who was selected 16th overall by the Boston Celtics in the 2013 NBA draft. He was later traded to the Toronto Raptors, with whom he made his NBA debut in 2014.

Before Fame

He started his career in the ACB, Spain's top basketball league. After declaring for, then pulling out of, the 2011 NBA Draft, he played two more years in Spain.

Trivia

He represented his native Brazil at the FIBA U19 World Championship in 2011. He's spent time in the D-League with the Fort Wayne Mad Ants and Raptors 905.

Family Life

He grew up in Sao Goncalo, Brazil.

Associated With

He was part of a run of three consecutive international players taken in the 2013 draft, selected after Giannis Antetokounmpo and before Dennis Schröder.