23 McKinley Wright IV

  • G
  • 5’11”
  • 192 lbs.

Quick Facts

  • Full Name: McKinley Wright IV
  • College: Colorado
  • Age: 24
  • Drafted: 2021
  • Dob: 1998-10-25
  • Hometown: North Robbinsdale, Minnesota

Bio

McKinley Wright grew up in Champlin, Minnesota and attended Champlin Park High School where he averaged 23 points, eight rebounds and seven assists per game in his senior season. He was named 2017 Minnesota Mr. Basketball.

In April 2017, Wright committed to Colorado. As a freshman, Wright averaged 14 points, 5 assists, and 5 rebounds per game and was named to the Pac-12 Conference All-Freshman Team while earning honorable mention to both the All-Pac-12 Team and All-Defensive Team. His 175 assists broke Chauncey Billups’ record of 143 assists for a freshman. During his sophomore, junior and senior season’s Wright was named to the All-Pac-12 first team.

After going undrafted in the 2021 NBA draft, Wright signed a two-way contract with the Minnesota Timberwolves, splitting time with their G League affiliate, the Iowa Wolves. Following the end of the season Wright joined the Phoenix Suns for the 2022 NBA Summer League. In September 2022, he was signed by the Dallas Mavericks and after training camp, his contract was converted to a two-way contract.

McKinley Wright IV

2022-23 Averages

15Games
0Games Started
9Minutes
1.7Points
41.7FG%
16.73P%
62.5FT%
0.3Off Rebounds
0.8Def Rebounds
1.1Rebounds
1.3Assists
0.47Steals
0.2Blocks
0.6Turnovers
1Fouls