Melbourne United

Ariel Hukporti

Melbourne United

Ariel Hukporti

2021-2022 Averages

Full Stats
Points

6.7

PPG

Assists

0.57

APG

Rebounds

4.9

RPG

Field Goals

52

FG%

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# 15
Date of Birth
12th April, 2002
Height
213 cms
Weight
113 kgs
Nationality
Togolese/German
Hometown
Frankfurt, Germany

Biography

German NBA prospect Ariel Hukporti has signed with United for the 2021-22 Hungry Jack’s NBL Season via the League’s Next Star program.

The highly touted seven-footer will use his time in the NBL to prepare for the 2022 NBA Draft.

Hukporti won the MVP award at the NBA’s 2020 Basketball Without Borders Camp at NBA All-Star Weekend in Chicago, ahead of a star-studded field including Josh Giddey, Kai Sotto and Tamuri Wigness. He also took out MVP honours in the Nachwuchs Basketball Bundesliga, Germany’s top U19 league, for the 2019/20 season.

Hukporti last played in the Lithuanian Basketball League, where he averaged 10.4 points and 7.4 rebounds per game last season. Prior to that, Hukporti played for German side Riesen Ludwigsburg from 2018-2020.

The 19-year-old has represented Germany at numerous international tournaments including the 2019 FIBA U18 European Championships and at the 2018 and 2017 FIBA U16 European Championships.

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Full Career

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Year Team Mins FG% FT% Reb Ast Blk Stl To Pf Pts
2021-2022
15.21 53 72 5.07 0.59 1.37 0.59 1.44 2.67 7.22

Latest News

NEWS

Ariel Hukporti Commits to United for NBL23

27 days ago

FEATURE

United's Coaching, Winning and Teammates Helping Hukporti's Growth

5 February 2022

NEWS

The "true NBA player" impressing United

1 November 2021

NEWS

German NBA Prospect Ariel Hukporti Signs as NBL Next Star with Melbourne United

28 July 2021

Team Members

Forward

Brad Newley

Guard

Caleb Agada

Center

Callum Dalton

Guard

Chris Goulding

Forward

David Barlow

Forward

David Okwera

Guard

Dion Prewster

Forward

Jack White

Center

Jo Lual-Acuil Jr

Forward

Mason Peatling

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Matthew Dellavedova

Guard

Shea Ili

Guard

William Hickey

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Yudai Baba

Guard

Zac Triplett

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