SPORTS: Washington Wizards

#22 Otto Porter - Forward

  • POSITION: Forward
  • HEIGHT: 6'8"
  • WEIGHT: 205
  • BIRTHPLACE: St. Louis, Missouri
  • DATE OF BIRTH: 06/03/1993
  • AGE: 22

Otto Porter BIO:

PROFESSIONALLY: Was named to the 2014 All-NBA Summer League First Team after averaging 19.0 points, 5.8 rebounds and 1.8 assists per while shooting .469 from the field in six games.

2013-14: Averaged 2.1 points and 1.5 rebounds in 37 games…Made his NBA debut playing 14 minutes against MIL (12/6)…Scored a career-high nine points vs. BOS (4/2) and at ORL (4/11)… Had his career high of nine rebounds at ORL (4/12) and tallied eight rebounds against DET (12/28)… Missed 15 games due to injury (15 - right hip flexor (10/30-11/27).

COLLEGIATELY: Named Big East Player of the Year and First Team AP All-American as a sophomore…Led the Hoyas in scoring and rebounding with 16.2 points and 7.5 rebounds per game as a sophomore and a share of the Big East regular season championship…Helped lead the Hoyas to a 25-7 record and a number two seed in the 2013 NCAA Tournament…Selected as a John R. Wooden All-American and a finalist for the Wooden Award and Naismith Trophy…Was the only unanimous selection to the All-Big East Conference First Team… Was named the Big East Player of the Week three times during the 2012-13 season, including a streak of three-straight honors, marking the first time a BIG EAST player had won the award in three-straight weeks since the 2003 season…Scored a career-high 33 points in a win at Syracuse (2/23/13)…Averaged 18.1 points and 7.3 rebounds per game, while shooting .498 from the field, .441 from three-point range and .807 from the free-throw in Big East play during his sophomore campaign.

PERSONALLY: The son of Otto and Elnor Porter…Born in St. Louis, MO…Has a sister, Brittany, and a brother, Jeffrey… Enjoys bike riding…Lists his father as the most influential person in his athletic career…Earned all-state honors as a junior and senior at Scott County Central…Won three state championships…In the state championship game as a senior, he scored 29 points and grabbed 35 rebounds, breaking the school record for career rebounds, previously held by his father.

Otto Porter Stories

  • Washington Wizards Roster
  • Alan Anderson
  • Bradley Beal
  • DeJuan Blair
  • Jared Dudley
  • Drew Gooden III
  • Marcin Gortat
  • Nene Hilario
  • Kris Humphries
  • Gary Neal
  • Kelly Oubre Jr.
  • Otto Porter
  • Ramon Sessions
  • Garrett Temple
  • John Wall
  • Randy Wittman