Aaron Taphorn

Blizzards  C  7'1  278lbs  20 y.o.

11.2 PPG, 4.5 RPG, 1.2 APG, 0.50 SPG, 1.00 BPG, 19.8 MPG, 15.2 PER
Wingspan: 7'5
Shoots: Right
Drafted: #34, Blizzards, 2023 (Age: 19)
Years Pro: 1
College: Arizona
Hometown: Thomasville, Georgia
Contract: 1 (Expires End: 2024) (Team Option for 2025)
Tenure Rights: 1
Salary: $1,000,000

Per Game

Season Age Tm G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% eFG% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
2024 20Blizzards6019.84.89.70.5000.00.20.0004.89.50.5090.5001.51.51.0001.03.54.51.20.501.001.171.811.2
2023 19Blizzards737328.95.811.20.5200.10.30.2505.811.00.5260.5231.22.20.5312.55.07.51.50.971.891.782.712.9
Career797328.25.811.10.5180.10.30.2385.710.80.5250.5211.22.10.5562.44.97.31.50.941.821.732.712.8

Totals

Season Age Tm G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% eFG% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
2024 20Blizzards6011929580.500010.00029570.5090.500991.0006212773671167
2023 19Blizzards737321074268200.5205200.2504218000.5260.523851600.53118136754810871138130200942
Career797322264558780.5185210.2384508570.5250.521941690.556187388575115741441372111009

Per 36 Minutes

Season Age Tm G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% eFG% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
2024 20Blizzards601198.817.50.5000.00.30.0008.817.20.5090.5002.72.71.0001.86.48.22.10.911.822.123.320.3
2023 19Blizzards737321077.314.00.5200.10.30.2507.213.70.5260.5231.52.70.5313.16.39.41.81.212.362.223.416.1
Career797336.07.414.20.5180.10.30.2387.313.90.5250.5211.52.70.5563.06.39.31.91.22.32.23.416.3

Playoffs Per Game

Season Age Tm G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% eFG% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
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Playoffs Totals

Season Age Tm G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% eFG% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
Career0000000000000000000000000

Playoffs Per 36 Minutes

Season Age Tm G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% eFG% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
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College Per Game

Season Age Tm G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% eFG% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
202218Arizona321821.54.58.70.5180.00.30.0914.58.30.5360.5200.91.80.4921.63.35.01.30.411.441.341.29.9
Career321821.54.58.70.5180.00.30.0914.58.30.5360.5200.91.80.4921.63.35.01.30.411.441.341.29.9

Advanced

Season Age Tm G GS MP PER EWA OWS DWS WS WS/48 BPM VORP ORtg DRtg TS% 3PAr FTr ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG%
2024 20Blizzards6011915.20.30.00.20.20.064-4.0-0.1106.1112.80.5410.0170.1555.619.412.56.31.33.610.225.3
2023 19Blizzards7373210715.10.5-0.52.62.10.048-2.3-0.2101.5110.80.5290.0240.1958.217.212.65.91.75.112.720.5

Court Statistics

Season Age Tm G GS MP +/- +/- G On Off PG% SG% SF% PF% C%
2024 20Blizzards60119-5-0.8-20-1100.0
2023 19Blizzards73732107-121-1.7-138-170100.0

Shot Locations

Shot Preference % At Rim Close Mid Long 3PT
Season Age Tm G GS MP AtRim Close Mid Long 3P FGM FGA FG% FGM FGA FG% FGM FGA FG% FGM FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P%
2024 20Blizzards6011975.912.15.25.21.74.07.3.5450.51.2.4290.20.5.3330.20.5.3330.00.2.000
2023 19Blizzards7373210771.27.811.67.02.45.08.0.6300.10.9.1250.41.3.3370.20.8.2280.10.3.250

Clutch Stats

Play Types

PnR Ball Handler PnR Roll Man Isolation Transition Spot Up Off Screen Hand Off Post Up Cut Putback
Season Age Tm G GS MP Plays Pos PTS PPP eFG Pos PTS PPP eFG Pos PTS PPP eFG Pos PTS PPP eFG Pos PTS PPP eFG Pos PTS PPP eFG Pos PTS PPP eFG Pos PTS PPP eFG Pos PTS PPP eFG Pos PTS PPP eFG
2024 20Blizzards6011968122.001.00015120.800.462242.001.0009141.560.714650.830.40000000020140.700.35310121.200.600520.400.333

Hustle Stats

Season Age Tm G GS MP Screen Assists SAPG Deflections DFPG Contested Shots CSPG Loose Balls Rcvd LBRPG Charges Drawn CDPG
2024 20Blizzards6011971.271.2508.320.300.0

Awards Total

Award Totals
No awards

Awards

Season Award Team
None

Stats Achievements

Stat Season Career
Triple Doubles 0 0
Double Doubles 016
60 Point Games 00
50 Point Games 00
40 Point Games 00
30 Point Games 00
20 Rebound Games 00
20 Assist Games 00
10 Steal Games 00
10 Block Games 00
10 3PM Games 00

Transactions

Season Day Description
2023 81 Blizzards C Aaron Taphorn returned from fractured arm. He was out 20 days.
2023 61 Suffered injury (fractured arm). Expected to be out 20 days.
2023 Offseason Drafted at #34 by the Blizzards.

Salary History

Season Salary Description
2023 $1,000,000 Signed rookie scale deal with Minneapolis Blizzards
2024 $1,000,000
2023 $1,000,000 Signed rookie scale deal with Minneapolis Blizzards
2024 $1,000,000
Total $4,000,000

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Scouting Report

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Media Description

Athletic defensive five

Personality

Flamboyant

Player Traits

Forces opponent to baseline
Uses glass

Fan Popularity

Average

Relationships