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Marcelo Huertas
PG - 6'3, 185lbs - 41 years old - 2 years of NBA experience
Signed in Spain - Signed with Tenerife
  • Birthdate: 05/25/1983
  • Drafted (NBA): Undrafted, 2005
  • Pre-draft team: DKV Joventut (Spain)
  • Country: Brazil/Italy
  • Hand: Right
  • Agent: Keith Kreiter (Edge Sports)
6th August, 2004SpainSigned a two year contract with Joventut Badalona.
August 2006SpainRe-signed by Joventut Badalona to a two year contract.
24th July, 2007SpainLoaned by Joventut Badalona to Bilbao for one season.
24th July, 2008ItalySigned a three year contract with Fortitudo Bologna. Included team option for 2010/11.
20th June, 2009ItalyLeft Bologna.
21st August, 2009SpainSigned a three year contract with Caja Laboral.
9th August, 2011SpainLeft Caja Laboral.
9th August, 2011SpainSigned a four year contract with Barcelona.
9th September, 2015NBASigned an unguaranteed one year minimum salary contract with L.A. Lakers.
5th August, 2016NBARe-signed by L.A. Lakers to a partially guaranteed two year, $3,067,500 contract.
23rd February, 2017NBATraded by L.A. Lakers to Houston in exchange for Tyler Ennis and the draft rights to Brad Newley.
25th February, 2017NBAWaived by Houston.
25th July, 2017SpainSigned a two year contract with Baskonia.
Career Moves
2002 - 2003Pinheiros (Brazil)
2003 - August 2004Paulistano/Sao Paolo (Brazil)
August 2004 - July 2007Joventut Badalona (Spain)
July 2007 - June 2008Bilbao (Spain)
July 2008 - June 2009Fortitudo Bologna (Italy)
August 2009 - August 2011Laboral (Spain)
August 2011 - June 2015Barcelona (Spain)
September 2015 - February 2017L.A. Lakers (NBA)
February 2017Houston Rockets (NBA)
July 2017 - presentBaskonia (Spain)
Articles about Marcelo Huertas

March 24, 2011

The backcourt is headed up by Logan and Brazilian national team main stay Marcelinho Huertas. The book on Huertas is well written by now; he will run 146 pick-and-roll sets on you in a game, and there's not an awful lot you can do about it. Huertas leads the ACB in assists with 5.9 a game, and his 5.5 in Euroleague play rank second only to Dimitris Diamantidis of Panathinaikos - this is all the more impressive when you consider that his main pick-and-roll option, Tiago Splitter, now backs up DeJuan Blair and Antonio McDyess. Alongside him, Logan plays the role of the scorer, the athletic undersized scoring guard who can get to the rim, finish, score in isolation, and hit jumpshots off the dribble, as well as off of curls. Additionally, with the early onset of male pattern baldness now impossible to conceal, Logan no longer feels he should wear his headband at an angle so steep that it was almost vertical. Nobody sweats at that angle, and we weren't fooled.

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