Daniel Lorenzo Hackett (born December 19, 1987) is an Italian professional basketball player for CSKA Moscow of the VTB United League and the EuroLeague. Standing at 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in), he can play at both the point guard and shooting guard positions.
Hackett with Bamberg in 2018
|No. 10 – CSKA Moscow|
|Position||Point guard / Shooting guard|
|League||VTB United League|
|Born||December 19, 1987|
|Nationality||Italian / American|
|Listed height||6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)|
|Listed weight||97 kg (214 lb)|
|High school||St. John Bosco|
|NBA draft||2009 / Undrafted|
|Career highlights and awards|
Daniel Hackett was born in Forlimpopoli, (Forlì-Cesena), Italy. He was born as the son of Rudy Hackett, an American professional basketball player, who played in both the ABA and the NBA, and an Italian mother. He grew up in Pesaro, Italy.
High school careerEdit
Hackett studied at the University of Southern California, where he played college basketball. Starting with his freshman year, he was the USC Trojans' point guard, and with the Trojans he played in the NCAA Tournament three times. On November 17, 2007, Hackett had his first triple double with the Trojans', putting on the score sheet 22 points, 10 rebounds, and 10 assists.
In 2012, he signed a two-year deal with the Italian team Montepaschi Siena. In his first season with the team, he was named, both Italian League Finals and Italian Cup most valuable player. Also, in his first career EuroLeague season, he averaged 7.2 points, 3 assists, and 2.3 rebounds over 22 games. On December 24, 2013, he signed a three-year deal with EA7 Emporio Armani Milano. On June 19, 2015, he parted ways with Milano.
Hackett played with the Italian junior national teams. With Italy's junior national team, he played at the 2007 FIBA Europe Under-20 Championship, where he won a bronze medal. He averaged 9.1 points, 3.9 rebounds, and 2.0 assists per game at that tournament.
Hackett was then a member of the senior men's Italian national basketball team at the EuroBasket 2011, in Lithuania. He was also a member of the senior Italian national team that took part in EuroBasket 2015, which started on 5 September. He also played at the 2016 Turin FIBA World Olympic Qualifying Tournament.
|GP||Games played||MPG||Minutes per game||FG%||Field goal percentage|
|3P%||3-point field goal percentage||FT%||Free throw percentage||RPG||Rebounds per game|
|APG||Assists per game||SPG||Steals per game||BPG||Blocks per game|
|PPG||Points per game||Bold||Career high||Led the league|
|2011–12||V.L. Pallacanestro||Lega Basket Serie A||41||31.8||.475||.281||.680||3.8||2.6||2.4||.1||11.2|
|2017–18||Brose Bamberg||German League||33||26.0||.461||.414||.841||4.0||4.4||.9||.0||10.3|
|2019–20||CSKA Moscow||VTB United League||17||20.5||.421||.328||.814||2.8||2.8||.9||.1||10.2|
- Daniel Lorenzo Hackett.
- Daniel Hackett signs for Benetton
- Vuelle Pesaro announces Daniel Hackett
- "Montepaschi Siena signs combo guard Hackett". Euroleague.net. Retrieved 15 July 2013.
- "Olimpia Welcomes Daniel Hackett". Olimpiamilano.com. Retrieved 24 December 2013.
- "EA7 EMPORIO ARMANI lands Daniel Hackett". Euroleague.net. Archived from the original on December 25, 2013. Retrieved 24 December 2013.
- "Olimpia Milano and Daniel Hackett officially part ways". Sportando.com. 19 June 2015. Retrieved 19 June 2015.
- "Olympiacos tabs Hackett on a two-year deal". Euroleague.net. July 15, 2015. Retrieved July 15, 2015.
- "Brose Bamberg bags Hackett for backcourt". Euroleague.net. 5 July 2017. Retrieved 5 July 2017.
- CSKA Moscow signs Daniel Hackett[permanent dead link]
- Daniel Hackett Main Statistics.
- "Italy take their dream roster to Berlin". FIBAEurope.com. 2 September 2015. Retrieved 2 September 2015.
- Daniel HACKETT (ITA).
- Daniel Hackett at draftexpress.com
- Daniel Hackett at eurobasket.com
- Daniel Hackett at euroleague.net
- Daniel Hackett at fiba.com (archive)
- Daniel Hackett at fibaeurope.com
- Daniel Hackett at legabasket.it (in Italian)
- Daniel Hackett at baskethotel.com
- Daniel Hackett at esake.gr (in Greek)
- Daniel Hackett at sports-reference.com (college stats)