Leroy Wyatt

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Leroy Wyatt
(Terrier Mutt, F/G)
ID#829
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Illustrated by Pac
No. 51 – Edmonton Totems
Position Swingfur
Species Terrier Mutt ( Canidae )
Gender Male
Nickname(s)
Good Boy Roy
Inside Dog
Personal information
Born (1994-11-15) November 15, 1994 (age 24)
Birmingham, AL
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m)
Listed weight 210 lb (95 kg)
Shoots Right
Career information
School Alabama Mammalian University
FBA draft 2015 / Round: 2 / Pick: 32nd overall
Selected by the Alaska Arctics
Pro playing career 2015–present
Career history
2015-2016 Alaska Arctics
2016-2017 Winnipeg Voyageurs
2017-present Edmonton Totems
Career highlights and awards
  • FBA Rookie All-Star (2016)
Contract information
Contract year 2017
2020 Salary $2.5 million
Player Contacts
(IC) Agent Unknown
(OOC) Creator Pac
(OOC) Actor Unknown
(OOC) Usage Ask me before any use

Basketball was a tradition in his family before he was even born. Though his father, Scott Wyatt, was not an athlete, he was an avid basketball fan all his life. When the Mayors moved to Huntsville, he was one of the first in line for season tickets. Scott would regularly make the 100 mile trek from Birmingham to watch The Healer make history. He never missed a season opener, save for one: the night his son, Leroy Wyatt, was born. Since then, attending the Huntsville season opener became a birthday tradition.

He encouraged Leroy at a young age take the love of basketball beyond being a fan in the stands. Being a tenacious terrier, Leroy had more drive and energy than he knew what to do with, and funneling it into mastering the sport he adored was a natural fit. He would follow the careers of many post Healy Davis greats, like Shane Rufus, Kwaku Bbwaddene, Barton Rouge and Rodger Umaechi.

Though they grew up in different areas in the same city, Leroy Wyatt and Casey Rucks (Brown Hyena) were fast friends from the moment they met at basketball camp. Even as youngsters learning the fundamentals, they seemed to complement each other both on and off the court. Casey had the plans, and Leroy had the skills. Though they did not attend the same schools, they dreamt about entering college together and forging their own legacy at AMU. When the scandal broke, and the department was in shambles, it all but destroyed the young duo's childhood plans. The dream drifted farther away when Casey's home was destroyed during a tornado outbreak, which threatened to end Casey's chances at pursuing higher education at all. But thanks in no small part to the terrier and his unwavering support, the two powered through the setback together. Leroy's father vehemently disapproved of him wanting to continue pushing for AMU, suggesting his talents would not be wasted at any of the more reputable schools which were aggressively scouting him. Leroy stuck by the promise he made with Casey, and together they helped pull the basketball program out of obscurity.

Play Style

Leroy is an extremely versatile utility dog. His exceptionally energetic play style not only put points on the board, but fans in the seats. His thrilling moves made for some of the most fun games to watch at AMU, filled with clutch shots, dramatic dunks and fancy crossovers. His high energy set the pace of the game and though he was not the fastest, his intense drive seemed to make everything else slow down around him. He is a dog that loves learning new tricks and the tenacity to stick with it until he does. If he misses a shot, he’ll fight for a second, third even fourth chance shot. If an opponent shook off his defense, he’d repay them with a dunk.

Though he is often accused of being scatter brained or to have a short attention span, he is remarkably focused during games with an unbreakable leash to the ball and more importantly, attention to his playmaker. When much needed leadership is disrupted, the dog is practically chasing his own tail. He relies heavily on passes, assists and the strong guidance of talented playmakers to do his job. The better the floor general, the better he plays. This was never more evident than when AMU’s starting point guard Casey Rucks (Brown Hyena, G/F) was drafted and Leroy’s game suffered greatly at the beginning of the season, providing most of the team’s turnovers. It would take several months for Leroy to get back into game winning form. He is not a player you want leading the charge or making the calls, but when you shout “Get the ball!” you are guaranteed a rebound or a put back dunk.


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