Nik Stauskas • Shooting Guard, Sacramento Kings • University of Michigan Shooter • Canadian Basketball Player
Chances are you’ve seen this sharpshooter light up the court on ESPN, CBS, or the Big Ten Network with his flashy 3 point shooting style and all around guard play. Born in Canada, Nik Stauskas is was the 2013 Big Ten Player of the year and has helped lead the University of Michigan to a National Runner-Up position in 2012-13 as well as an Elite Eight appearance in the 2013-14 season.
“He’s Lived His Life On Fire” -Dan Dakich
Famous for online YouTube videos of Nik Stauskas sinking 45 of 50 shots in the cold Canadian weather over Winter break, it’s clear that Nik Stauskas is on his way to a great Basketball career. With plenty of reason to believe Stauskas will be a longtime NBA star, the Sacramento Kings selected Nik Stauskas with the number 8 overall pick in the 2014 NBA Draft.