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Sam Mackinnon
Sam MACKINNON (Australia)
DOB: 8/25/1976
Place of birth: Melbourne (Australia)
Height: 197cm/6'6"
Weight: 101kg/223lbs
Position: Guard/Forward
Main statistics
Points per game 7.8
Rebounds per game 5.5
Assists per game 3.3
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Career: South East Melbourne Magic (Australia-NBL, 1994-98), Townsville Crocodiles (Australia-NBL, 1998-2001), West Sydney Razorbacks (Australia-NBL, 2001-05), Brisbane Bullets (Australia-NBL, 2005-06), Rimini (Italy-Legadue).

Sam Mackinnon is one of the most experienced players of the National Team as he has already played in two Olympic Games, claiming fourth place in Sydney in 2000. At 30, he has established himself as one of the best players in the NBL, being selected twice to the All-NBL First Team (2000 and 2004). He was still a member of the All-NBL second team this season, averaging 13.9 points, 9.7 rebounds and 4.5 assists per game with the Brisbane Bullets.

Once the NBL season finished, he flew to Italy to play four games for Rimini in Legadue. Mackinnon is an athletic swingman, able to score either inside or outside. He is also a very valuable defender with good rebounding and shot blocking skills for his position.

 
 
PARTICIPATION IN FIBA COMPETITION
 Competition   PPG   RPG   APG 
 FIBA Oceania Championship for Men 2007  15  7.3   2 
 Stankovic Continental Champions Cup 2006  8.7  7.3   4 
 FIBA World Championship 2006  7.8  5.5   3.3 
 Oceania Championship for Men 2003  7.7  7   1.3 
 FIBA Diamond Ball Tournament for Men 2000  9  3.3   2.7 
 Olympic Games : Tournament for Men 2000  6  5   2.8 
 Olympic Test Tounament for Men 2000  8.3  3.7   1.3 
 World Championship for Men 1998  6.4  3.8   1.5 
 World Championship for Men '22 and Under' 1997  14.5  5.1   2.5 
 Olympic Games : Tournament for Men 1996  6  3.8   0.8 
 World Championship for Junior Men 1995  13.1  7.5   2.8 
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