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Nicolas Batum
Nicolas Batum (2023)
Batum with the Philadelphia 76ers in 2023.
No. 40 – Philadelphia 76ers
Position: Small Forward / Power Forward
League: NBA
Personal information
Born: December 14, 1988 (1988-12-14) (age 35)
Lisieux, France
Nationality: Flag of France French
Physical stats
Listed height: 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m)
Listed weight: 230 lbs (104 kg)
National Basketball Association career
Debut: 2008 for the Portland Trail Blazers
Career information
NBA Draft: 2008 / Round: 1 / Pick: 25th
Selected by the Houston Rockets
Playing career: 2006–present (18 years)
Career history
2006–2008 Le Mans Sarthe
20082015 Portland Trail Blazers
2011 SLUC Nancy
20152020 Charlotte Hornets
20202024 Los Angeles Clippers
2023–present Philadelphia 76ers
Career highlights and awards
  • 2× LNB Pro A Best Young Player (2007, 2008)
  • French player of the year (2021)
  • Albert Schweitzer Tournament MVP (2006)
  • FIBA Europe Under-18 Championship MVP (2006)

As Director of ASVEL Basketball Operations:

  • LNB Pro A champion (2019)
  • French Cup champion (2019)

Nicolas Batum (/ˈniːkoʊlə bəˈtuːm/ NEE-koh-lə bə-TOOM; born 14 December 1988) is a French professional basketball player for the Philadelphia 76ers of the National Basketball Association. He is also a member of the French national team and earned a silver medal in the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo.