Taurean Prince is a professional basketball player who has made a name for himself in the National Basketball Association (NBA). Prince attended Baylor University, where he played college basketball for the Baylor Bears. During his time there, he displayed impressive skills and versatility on both ends of the court. In his junior year, he averaged 15.9 points, 6.1 rebounds, and 2.3 assists per game, earning him All-Big 12 First-Team honors.
After his junior season, Prince decided to forego his senior year and declared for the 2016 NBA Draft. He was selected with the 12th overall pick by the Utah Jazz but was traded to the Atlanta Hawks on draft night.
Prince began his NBA career with the Hawks in the 2016-2017 season. He quickly established himself as a reliable contributor and showcased his ability to score from the perimeter and defend multiple positions. Prince's rookie campaign was promising, as he averaged 5.7 points and 2.7 rebounds per game.
Prince went on to be traded to the Brooklyn Nets in 2019, the Cleveland Cavaliers in 2021, and is currently on the Minnesota Timberwolves where he averages about 9 points a game.
Throughout his NBA career, Taurean Prince has displayed a strong work ethic and a commitment to improving his game. He is known for his defensive intensity, three-point shooting, and ability to guard multiple positions. While he has faced some injury setbacks, Prince remains a talented player with the potential to make a significant impact on any team he joins.