Jrue Holiday

JRUE HOLIDAY (NOP)

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#11•JR. HOLIDAY

G • 6'4, 205 lbs; 11th year, UCLA

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NBA ROLE: ELITE TWO-WAY COMBO GUARD

 

Jrue Holiday is an All-Star level, two-way combo guard; extremely skilled shot-maker & distributor who creates good looks for himself and teammates – patiently picks zones to exploit, makes the right play coming off screens (does a great job trapping defenders on his hip before coming to a decision: pass, floater, or layup), can hurt you in a variety of ways; drives the rim hard – likes finishing with the left (layup or flush), able to improvise if there’s traffic; innovative scorer – tight handle, Holiday can get the job done via reverses, soft giant killers, 3s on the move, etc; lock up defender: 1st-Team All-Defense in 2018 – doesn't give guards air space, has quick hands & feet; leader of young Pelicans – playoffs in 2020?


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ROCK UP --> LEFTY LAYUP

STEP BACK J


MORE ON "THAT BOY JRUE"

  • Career: 14.9 points/game, 6 assists/game, 46% FG

  • NBA All-Star (2013)

  • Avg. career-high 21.2 points/game (2018-19)

  • NBA All-Defensive First Team (2018)

  • Younger bro. of Justin Holiday (IND), older bro. of Aaron Holiday (IND)

  • (FACTORY SETTING) NBA 2K20 RATING: 86