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Charlie Villanueva

Charlie Villanueva
NameCharlie Villanueva
PositionPower forward
Height Ft6
Height In11
Weight Lb232
TeamDetroit Pistons
Birth DateAugust 24, 1984(age 32)
Birth PlaceQueens, New York
CollegeConnecticut (2003 2005)
High SchoolBlair Academy
Draft Round1
Draft Pick7
Draft Year2005
Draft TeamToronto Raptors
Career Start2005
Team1Toronto Raptors
Team2Milwaukee Bucks
Years3  present
Team3Detroit Pistons
Highlights * NBA All-Rookie First Team ( ) * NCAA Champion (2004)

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Charlie Alexander Villanueva (born August 24, 1984 in Queens, New York City) is an American basketball player who currently plays for the Detroit Pistons of the National Basketball Association.

The son of Dominican immigrants, Villanueva was raised in Elmhurst, Queens, New York. He was drafted at the age of 20, seventh overall pick, in the 2005 NBA Draft by the Toronto Raptors. He also holds Dominican citizenship and therefore he has represented the Dominican Republic national basketball team in international competition.

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