6:13 AM EST, Mon March 02, 2015

'Glue guy' Aminu goes off vs. Rockets

DALLAS -- Al-Farouq Aminu has a multi-faceted role for the Dallas Mavericks. He gets minutes at three different positions and has been asked to defend everyone from point guards to centers. Coach Rick Carlisle praises Aminu for working through the complicated process of learning all those positions in an offense that is vastly different than the system he played in the last three seasons for the New Orleans Pelicans. Really, though, Aminu considers his job to be pretty simple.
Rotoworld Feb 10, 2015

Aminu posts the per-minute numbers on Mon - Al-Farouq Aminu (F) Dallas Mavericks

Al-Farouq Aminu scored five points on 2-of-6 shooting (including a three) with six rebounds, one assist, one steal and one block in 19 minutes off the bench on Monday against the Clippers.

Al-Farouq Aminu on how he got his own eyewear line and whether he’s a hipster: ‘I don’t know what it means to be a hipster’

Louis DeLuca/The Dallas Morning NewsDallas Al-Farouq Aminu (7) drives the lane past Denvers JJ Hickson (7) in the first quarter during the Denver Nuggets vs. the Dallas Mavericks NBA basketball game at the American Airlines Center in Dallas on Friday, …

Aminu making himself hard to ignore

DALLAS -- Al-Farouq Aminu is doing everything he can to earn an exemption from the fickle nature of Dallas Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle's bench rotation. As Aminu stuffs the box score and provides highlight-reel material, it's almost hard to believe that he picked up six DNP-CDs and had a couple of other one-minute outings in a recent span of a month and a half. At this point, Aminu is arguably the Mavs' most indispensable reserve. His seven-point, five-rebound, two-steal, two-block, two-assist performance in Monday's 100-94 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves epitomized the Aminu...

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