Brook Robert Lopez is a professional basketball player from the United States who at present represents New Jersey Nets in the National Basketball Association. He has been assigned the position of Center. During the 2008 NBA draft, he was selected by New Jersey Nets in the 1st round. He was the 10th pick and overall 10th pick. His career high figures are 5 blocks, 17 rebounds and 31 points.
He is ranked 4th in the league with respect to blocks per game. He was chosen to participate in the 2009 NBA All-Star Weekend Rookie Challenge. Although he began the season coming off the bench, at the All-Star break, he has an average of 1.9 blocks, 8.1 rebounds and 12.3 points per game.
Brook Lopez is 7 feet tall and weighs 260 lbs. He completed his school education from San Joaquin Memorial High School in Fresno, California. He continued his education in Stanford University.
Brook Lopez was linked with New Jersey Nets in the 2008-09 Season. He has participated in 53 games and in these has received 1587 playing minutes. Although, his 3-point field goal percentage is nil, the field goal percentage was 0.508 and free throw percentage was 0.814. He accumulated 654 points, 162 personal fouls, 43 assists and 430 rebounds.
During the 2009 to 2010 Season, Lopez was instrumental in the games won by the Nets. In the 2010 to 2011 Season, he played in all the regular season games and his scoring average improved. However, he broke his right foot and missed the first 32 games of the next season.
In the 2012 to 2013 Season, he was selected to play in his first All-Star Game. Lopez was unable to play in the latter part of the 2013 to 2014 Season due to another foot injury. After being unable to play for some of the 2014 to 2015 Season games, he was still named as the Eastern Conference Player of the Week for March 30 to April 5.
Lopez had 9 field goals and surpassed Vince Carter with 3,127 career field goals, becoming second in the Nets history after Buck Williams. He once again surpassed Vince Carter’s record on the franchise scoring list with 8,835 points.
In the 2016 to 2017 Season, he recorded multiple three-pointers in a single game. He also led the Nets in blocked shots. Lopez became the second player in franchise history to score 10,000 points.
He was traded to the Los Angeles Lakers on June 2017 and while he scored season-high point, he had a right ankle injury which made him miss games later in the season. He transferred to the Milwaukee Bucks on July 2018.
Career Accomplishments:NBA All-Star (2013)NBA All-Rookie First Team (2009)Third-team All-American – AP, NABC (2008)First-team All-Pac-10 (2008)Third-team Parade All-American (2006)McDonald’s All-American (2006)