Marcelo Huertas facts for kids
- This is a Portuguese name; the first family name is Tieppo and the second is Huertas.
Huertas playing for Baskonia in 2017
|No. 9 – Iberostar Tenerife|
|Point guard / Shooting guard|
|Born||25 May 1983
São Paulo, Brazil
|Nationality||Brazilian / Italian|
|High school||Coppell (Coppell, Texas)|
|Listed height||6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)|
|Listed weight||205 lb (93 kg)|
|NBA Draft||2005 / Undrafted|
|2001–2002||FMU São Paulo|
|2003–2004||FMU São Paulo|
|2015–2017||Los Angeles Lakers|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Stats at NBA.com|
Marcelo "Marcelinho" Tieppo Huertas (born 25 May 1983) is a Brazilian professional basketball player for Iberostar Tenerife of the Spanish Liga ACB. He is also a member of the senior men's Brazilian national basketball team, and holds Italian citizenship. At 32 years old he was the second oldest rookie in the NBA after Pablo Prigioni and before Andre Ingram after signing with Lakers in 2015 played 1 and half seasons with Lakers before returning to the Spain in 2017.
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