Micheal Essex 
#42 PF | 7-0, 300lbs | FA | Experience: 11 years
Born: 5/21/2007 (36) | College: DePaul | Hoffman Estates, IL

 Attributes
  INS JPS FT 3PS HND PAS ORB DRB PSD PRD STL BLK QKN STR JMP STA  
 Current: 56 20 56 29 24 30 57 43 44 35 30 39 6 87 0 56  
 Potential: C D C D D D C C C D D D          
 Health: Good
 Status: Active Roster

 Contract
  2043  2044  2045  2046  2047  2048  2049  2050 
 Value: $0  $0  $0  $0  $0  $0  $0  $0 
 Option: None  None  None  None  None  None  None  None 
 Bird Years: 0                

Season Averages

 Season LGE TEAM G GS MIN PTS ORB DRB AST TO A/T STL BLK PF FG% FT% 3P%  
 2039 PBSL CLE 64 30 22.7 7.7 2.1 3.4 1.7 1.0 1.73 0.5 0.7 1.5 .451 .677 .275  
 2038 PBSL NOP 47 0 19.5 8.2 1.9 3.8 1.3 1.0 1.27 0.3 0.8 1.4 .481 .651 .240  
 2037 PBSL UTA 85 0 13.0 6.4 1.3 2.7 0.7 0.6 1.13 0.3 0.6 1.0 .480 .653 .303  
 2036 PBSL DET 81 0 12.6 5.2 0.9 2.1 0.8 0.5 1.48 0.3 0.6 0.9 .451 .700 .292  
 2035 PBSL HOU 78 78 32.6 11.9 2.9 5.2 2.2 1.7 1.24 0.5 1.0 2.6 .490 .630 .338  
 2034 PBSL HOU 82 49 27.8 10.2 2.5 3.8 1.8 1.6 1.15 0.5 1.0 2.4 .493 .696 .352  
 2033 PBSL HOU 59 0 18.5 6.0 1.5 2.8 1.3 1.1 1.21 0.4 0.8 1.3 .458 .667 .346  
 2032 PBSL SAC 82 0 16.7 6.0 1.3 2.8 1.0 1.1 0.91 0.3 0.5 1.5 .451 .672 .246  
 2031 PBSL LAC 82 3 20.1 7.6 1.5 2.7 1.5 1.2 1.21 0.4 0.8 1.6 .527 .750 .239  
 2030 PBSL BKN 82 0 16.1 6.3 1.2 2.1 0.9 0.8 1.15 0.3 0.5 1.2 .532 .661 .295  
 2029 PBSL CLE 38 0 6.5 2.2 0.2 0.8 0.4 0.5 0.89 0.1 0.3 0.6 .522 .571 .333  
 Career     780 160 19.2 7.3 1.6 3.0 1.3 1.0 1.21 0.4 0.7 1.5 .484 .676 .299  

Shooting Averages

 Season LGE TEAM FGM FGA FG% FTM FTA FT% INM INA IN% JSM JSA JS% 3PM 3PA 3P%  
 2039 PBSL CLE 3.2 7.1 .451 1.0 1.5 .677 2.3 3.9 .587 0.5 1.9 .283 0.3 1.3 .275  
 2038 PBSL NOP 3.6 7.4 .481 0.9 1.3 .651 2.8 4.5 .629 0.5 1.9 .264 0.3 1.1 .240  
 2037 PBSL UTA 2.7 5.6 .480 0.8 1.2 .653 2.0 3.5 .576 0.5 1.4 .336 0.2 0.8 .303  
 2036 PBSL DET 2.1 4.7 .451 0.7 1.0 .700 1.5 2.6 .578 0.4 1.2 .296 0.3 0.9 .292  
 2035 PBSL HOU 4.9 10.1 .490 1.5 2.3 .630 3.5 5.9 .587 0.9 2.4 .364 0.6 1.8 .338  
 2034 PBSL HOU 4.1 8.4 .493 1.6 2.2 .696 3.2 5.2 .614 0.5 2.1 .263 0.4 1.1 .352  
 2033 PBSL HOU 2.4 5.2 .458 1.0 1.5 .667 1.8 2.9 .598 0.3 1.4 .225 0.3 0.9 .346  
 2032 PBSL SAC 2.4 5.3 .451 1.0 1.4 .672 1.9 3.2 .576 0.3 1.3 .269 0.2 0.8 .246  
 2031 PBSL LAC 3.0 5.7 .527 1.3 1.8 .750 2.4 3.7 .651 0.4 1.2 .354 0.2 0.9 .239  
 2030 PBSL BKN 2.6 4.9 .532 0.9 1.3 .661 2.1 3.3 .638 0.4 1.1 .326 0.2 0.5 .295  
 2029 PBSL CLE 0.9 1.8 .522 0.2 0.4 .571 0.7 1.2 .591 0.1 0.3 .455 0.1 0.3 .333  
 Career     3.0 6.2 .484 1.0 1.5 .676 2.3 3.7 .603 0.5 1.5 .304 0.3 1.0 .299  

Season Totals

 Season G GS MIN FGM FGA FTM FTA 3PM 3PA PTS OREB REB AST STL TO STL BLK PF +/- 
 2039 64 30 1453 204 452 63 93 22 80 493 134 349 109 35 63 35 45 94 -294 
 2038 47 0 915 167 347 41 63 12 50 387 91 270 61 12 48 12 37 68 222 
 2037 85 0 1106 229 477 64 98 20 66 542 111 342 62 29 55 29 48 86 -221 
 2036 81 0 1017 172 381 56 80 21 72 421 76 245 65 28 44 28 52 70 58 
 2035 78 78 2540 385 785 114 181 47 139 931 223 629 168 42 136 42 79 203 -174 
 2034 82 49 2281 338 686 128 184 31 88 835 207 519 151 43 131 43 85 194 -301 
 2033 59 0 1091 140 306 58 87 18 52 356 91 259 75 23 62 23 45 74 -153 
 2032 82 0 1367 197 437 78 116 17 69 489 108 339 84 24 92 24 40 123 -71 
 2031 82 3 1650 248 471 108 144 17 71 621 123 345 120 34 99 34 65 135 114 
 2030 82 0 1323 215 404 72 109 13 44 515 102 275 76 22 66 22 44 96 -127 
 2029 38 0 246 35 67 8 14 4 12 82 7 36 17 4 19 4 10 22 -197 
 Career 780 160 14989 2330 4813 790 1169 222 743 5672 1273 3608 988 296 815 296 550 1165 -1144 

Efficiency

 Season LGE TEAM TS% PPS AST TO USG ORR DRR RR PER VA EWA +/- OEFF DEFF  
 2039 PBSL CLE .499 1.09 16.4 9.5 16.4 9.9 17.3 13.4 13.7 47.2 1.6 -4.6 106.2 116.3  
 2038 PBSL NOP .517 1.12 12.6 9.9 0.0 10.8 20.8 15.8 0.0 -144.8 -4.8 4.7 114.9 103.3  
 2037 PBSL UTA .521 1.14 9.7 8.6 21.5 10.2 23.5 16.5 18.1 124.2 4.1 -2.6 101.9 111.9  
 2036 PBSL DET .505 1.10 12.4 8.4 18.9 8.4 18.3 13.4 15.5 74.4 2.5 0.7 105.4 104.1  
 2035 PBSL HOU .539 1.19 14.4 11.6 17.1 9.6 18.5 13.9 14.4 143.5 4.8 -2.2 105.4 108.4  
 2034 PBSL HOU .545 1.22 14.4 12.5 17.0 10.2 16.1 13.1 14.1 120.4 4.0 -3.7 104.6 111.5  
 2033 PBSL HOU .517 1.16 15.6 12.9 16.1 9.9 19.0 14.4 13.4 45.6 1.5 -2.6 105.8 113.3  
 2032 PBSL SAC .500 1.12 12.7 13.9 18.0 8.6 18.3 13.5 11.5 19.4 0.6 -0.9 104.3 108.1  
 2031 PBSL LAC .581 1.32 15.9 13.1 16.1 8.4 14.4 11.5 14.5 94.8 3.2 1.4 108.6 105.7  
 2030 PBSL BKN .571 1.27 12.8 11.1 16.7 8.3 15.0 11.5 14.6 79.2 2.6 -1.5 104.8 109.8  
 2029 PBSL CLE .562 1.22 15.6 17.4 15.6 3.0 15.8 8.6 9.9 -2.7 -0.1 -5.2 91.4 136.9  
 Career     .532 1.18 13.9 11.4 16.3 9.3 17.7 13.5 13.4 601.1 20.0 -1.5 105.7 109.9  

Playoff Averages

 Season LGE TEAM G GS MIN PTS ORB DRB AST TO A/T STL BLK PF FG% FT% 3P%  
 2036 PBSL DET 10 0 6.7 2.5 0.6 1.1 0.6 0.5 1.20 0.3 0.2 0.4 .440 .750 .000  
 2034 PBSL HOU 4 4 34.8 8.0 3.8 6.3 2.5 2.8 0.91 0.0 0.3 3.0 .341 .500 .125  
 2032 PBSL SAC 5 0 18.2 6.0 0.8 2.6 1.2 0.8 1.50 0.8 0.2 1.8 .444 .833 .167  
 2031 PBSL LAC 7 0 17.7 5.1 1.9 2.6 1.3 1.3 1.00 0.3 0.7 0.4 .417 .462 .000  
 2030 PBSL BKN 6 0 16.3 7.0 1.7 2.2 0.8 1.0 0.83 0.0 0.7 1.0 .500 .643 .250  
 2029 PBSL CLE 2 0 4.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 1.0 0.0 2.00 0.0 1.0 0.0 .000 .000 .000  
 Career     34 4 15.5 4.9 1.4 2.4 1.1 1.0 1.09 0.3 0.4 1.0 .420 .605 .125  

Playoff Shooting

 Season LGE TEAM FGM FGA FG% FTM FTA FT% INM INA IN% JSM JSA JS% 3PM 3PA 3P%  
 2036 PBSL DET 1.1 2.5 .440 0.3 0.4 .750 0.9 1.7 .529 0.2 0.8 .250 0.0 0.0 .000  
 2034 PBSL HOU 3.5 10.3 .341 0.8 1.5 .500 2.8 5.8 .478 0.5 2.5 .200 0.3 2.0 .125  
 2032 PBSL SAC 2.4 5.4 .444 1.0 1.2 .833 2.0 3.8 .526 0.2 0.4 .500 0.2 1.2 .167  
 2031 PBSL LAC 2.1 5.1 .417 0.9 1.9 .462 1.7 2.9 .600 0.4 1.4 .300 0.0 0.9 .000  
 2030 PBSL BKN 2.7 5.3 .500 1.5 2.3 .643 2.3 3.8 .609 0.2 0.8 .200 0.2 0.7 .250  
 2029 PBSL CLE 0.0 0.5 .000 0.0 0.0 .000 0.0 0.5 .000 0.0 0.0 .000 0.0 0.0 .000  
 Career     2.0 4.8 .420 0.8 1.3 .605 1.6 3.0 .544 0.3 1.0 .257 0.1 0.7 .125  

Playoff Totals

 Season G GS MIN FGM FGA FTM FTA 3PM 3PA PTS OREB REB AST STL TO STL BLK PF +/- 
 2036 10 0 67 11 25 3 4 0 0 25 6 17 6 3 5 3 2 4 -7 
 2034 4 4 139 14 41 3 6 1 8 32 15 40 10 0 11 0 1 12 -43 
 2032 5 0 91 12 27 5 6 1 6 30 4 17 6 4 4 4 1 9
 2031 7 0 124 15 36 6 13 0 6 36 13 31 9 2 9 2 5 3 27 
 2030 6 0 98 16 32 9 14 1 4 42 10 23 5 0 6 0 4 6 -32 
 2029 2 0 8 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 2 0 -2 
 Career 34 4 527 68 162 26 43 3 24 165 48 129 38 9 35 9 15 34 -56 

Playoff Efficiency

 Season LGE TEAM TS% PPS AST TO USG ORR DRR RR PER VA EWA +/- OEFF DEFF  
 2036 PBSL DET .444 1.00 15.8 13.2 19.4 8.7 16.2 12.4 12.0 1.4 0.0 -0.7 100.7 108.1  
 2034 PBSL HOU .364 0.78 15.4 16.9 16.6 10.7 18.8 14.7 4.7 -12.3 -0.4 -10.8 101.0 114.6  
 2032 PBSL SAC .500 1.11 15.0 10.0 15.9 5.3 18.6 11.7 9.5 -1.4 0.0 0.2 118.4 117.9  
 2031 PBSL LAC .429 1.00 15.0 15.0 16.5 10.7 14.0 12.4 10.2 -0.7 0.0 3.9 105.3 95.5  
 2030 PBSL BKN .553 1.31 10.2 12.2 18.2 10.8 15.3 12.9 13.4 4.2 0.1 -5.3 99.5 116.6  
 2029 PBSL CLE .000 0.00 66.7 0.0 8.6 0.0 12.5 7.7 11.4 0.1 0.0 -1.0 73.3 92.9  
 Career     .453 1.02 15.0 13.8 17.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 9.5 -8.6 -0.3 -1.6 104.2 109.8  

 College Averages
 Season TEAM G GS MIN PTS ORB DRB AST TO A/T STL BLK PF FG% FT% 3P%  
 2025 DEP 31 31 29.5 11.1 2.3 5.8 1.1 2.0 0.54 0.3 0.5 2.6 .436 .702 .224  
 2026 DEP 27 27 29.0 12.7 2.4 5.8 1.0 1.9 0.51 0.4 1.0 2.9 .434 .637 .167  
 2027 DEP 31 31 30.8 12.4 3.3 6.6 1.5 1.6 0.94 0.4 1.9 2.6 .440 .704 .244  
 Total   89 89 29.8 12.0 2.7 6.1 1.2 1.8 0.66 0.4 1.1 2.7 .437 .681 .212  

 College Totals
 Season G GS MIN FGM FGA FTM FTA 3PM 3PA PTS OREB REB AST STL TO STL BLK PF +/- 
 2025 31 31 913 120 275 92 131 11 49 343 70 250 33 10 61 10 16 82 -49 
 2026 27 27 784 121 279 93 146 7 42 342 64 220 26 11 51 11 26 79 -115 
 2027 31 31 956 131 298 112 159 10 41 384 103 309 48 11 51 11 59 81
 Career 89 89 2653 372 852 297 436 28 132 1069 237 779 107 32 163 32 101 242 -157 

Career Highs

 Type PTS OREB REB AST STL BLK TO FGM FGA FTM FTA 3PM 3PA  
 Season 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
 Playoff 20 7 13 5 2 2 6 8 18 5 8 1 4  
 Career 27 8 18 6 5 5 6 11 22 10 11 3 7  

Game Logs

 Date Opp W/L MIN FGM FGA FTM FTA 3PM 3PA PTS ORB REB AST TO STL BLK PF +/-

Awards and Achievements

 Season Award
 Total Player of the Game: 11
 2024 High School: Rated **** and #96 overall by the FBCB scouting service.
 2025 Freshman All-Conference (Big East Conference)
 2026 1st Team All-Conference (Big East Conference)
 2027 1st Team All-Conference (Big East Conference)

Transactions

 Date Action
 6/28/2028 Drafted by the Cavaliers with pick #12 of round 2.
 7/22/2030 Signed with the Nets for $1,409,563 over one year.
 8/11/2032 Signed with the Pelicans for $1,783,415 over one year.
 10/1/2032 Released by the Pelicans
 7/26/2033 Signed with the Rockets for $39,886,704 over 3 years.
 8/2/2036 Signed with the Pistons for $2,697,723 over one year.
 7/27/2037 Signed with the Thunder for $24,600,000 over 2 years.
 2/15/2038 Traded to the Jazz
 4/12/2038 Team option declined by Jazz
 8/15/2038 Signed with the Pelicans for $3,499,628 over one year.
 2/15/2039 Released by the Pelicans
 11/16/2039 Signed by the 76ers for $3,688,041 over one year.
 12/1/2039 Traded to the Cavaliers


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