• Position: Center | Height: 6'11" | Weight: 255
  • Years Pro: 10
  • Birthdate: 5/21/78 (Toronto, Ontario)
  • High School: Eastern School of Commerce (Toronto, Ontario)
  • College: Kentucky
  • CAREER TRANSACTIONS:

    Selected in the first round (19th overall) of the 2000 NBA Draft by the Charlotte Hornets…traded by the Hornets to the Milwaukee Bucks for Desmond Mason and a first-round draft choice on Oct. 26, 2005…traded by the Bucks to the Portland Trail Blazers for Steve Blake, Brian Skinner and Ha Seung-Jin on July 31, 2006…signed by the New Jersey Nets as a free agent on July 17, 2007…waived by the Nets on Feb. 22, 2008…signed by the Dallas Mavericks as a free agent on Feb. 26, 2008…signed by the HEAT as a free agent on Sept. 2, 2008…re-signed by the HEAT on July 22, 2009…re-signed with Miami on July 19, 2010.

    PROFESSIONAL CAREER:

    Has appeared in 628 regular season games (313 starts) in his 10-year NBA career and has averaged 7.7 points, 6.7 rebounds, 0.94 blocks, 0.6 assists and 22.4 minutes while shooting 48 percent from the floor and 64.5 percent from the foul line…has missed 81 games due to injuries, 80 as a DNP-CD, another 24 as a healthy scratch on the inactive list, two for an NBA suspension and two for personal reasons…is a one-time NBA All-Star…is a one-time Player of the Month recipient and a one-time Player of the Week winner…has scored in double figures on 221 occasions, including 27 games with at least 20 points…his longest streak of consecutive games scoring in double figures is 22 (Mar. 17, 2004-Nov. 17, 2004)…his longest streak of consecutive 20-point performances is five (Apr. 6-14, 2004)…has grabbed double-figure rebounds on 154 occasions, including three games with at least 20 rebounds…his longest streak of consecutive games with double-figure rebounds is seven (Mar. 21, 2004-Apr. 3, 2004)…has posted 22 20-point/10-rebound outings…has recorded one 20-point/20-rebound game (Mar. 7, 2004 at Toronto)…has registered 109 double-doubles and his longest streak of consecutive games with a double-double is seven (Mar. 21, 2004-Apr. 3, 2004)…his longest streak for consecutive games with a blocked shot is 14 (Dec. 16, 2003-Jan. 15, 2004)…his longest streak of consecutive games played is 290 (Feb. 6, 2001-Nov. 26, 2004)…his longest streak of consecutive games started is 175 (Oct. 30, 2002-Nov. 26, 2004)…four times in his career he has played all 82 games in a season…has registered 34 multi-steal and 148 multi-block games…has appeared in 43 postseason games (18 starts) and has averaged 7.7 points, 5.6 rebounds, 0.93 blocks, 0.5 assists and 20.7 minutes while shooting 47.1 percent from the floor and 68.2 percent from the foul line…has scored in double figures in 16 postseason contests and grabbed double-figure rebounds on eight occasions…has recorded five postseason double-doubles…has appeared in one NBA All-Star Game and totaled 19 points, eight rebounds, one steal and one block in 21 minutes.

    2009-10 SEASON:

    Came off the bench in all 36 games in which he appeared for the HEAT and averaged 2.1 points (.500 FG%, .356 FT%), 3.4 rebounds and 10.0 minutes…missed the first two games of the season due to an NBA imposed suspension, three games as a healthy scratch on the inactive list and was a DNP-CD on 41 occasions…his 16.2 rebound average per 48 minutes was tops on the HEAT…topped the HEAT in blocks three times, in rebounds twice and in steals once…grabbed double-figure rebounds once…Season Highs: seven points (twice), 10 rebounds (vs. Atlanta, Jan. 4), three blocks (vs. L.A. Clippers, Mar. 10), two steals (at L.A. Clippers, Jan. 10), one assist (vs. Atlanta, Jan. 4) and 22:53 minutes (vs. Philadelphia, Mar. 14).

    2008-09 SEASON:

    Started 12 of the 55 games in which he appeared for the HEAT and averaged 2.9 points (.496 FG%, .483 FT%), 4.0 rebounds, 0.4 assists and 12.9 minutes…missed the first 15 games of the regular season (Oct. 29-Nov. 26) after suffering a fracture of the third metacarpal in his left hand in Paris on Oct. 9 in a preseason game vs. New Jersey…also sat out four games as a healthy scratch on the inactive list and eight times was a DNP-CD…led the HEAT and ranked 28th in the NBA in rebounds per 48 minutes (15.0)…ranked third on the HEAT in charges drawn…topped the HEAT in rebounds on four occasions and in blocks three times…in his 12 starts he averaged 5.1 points (.636 FG%, .556 FT%), 5.2 rebounds, 0.6 assists and 16.7 minutes…scored in double figures on three occasions…grabbed double-figure rebounds twice and posted one double-double (Mar. 23 vs. Memphis)…Season Highs: 14 points (vs. Detroit, Apr. 15), 12 rebounds (vs. Memphis, Mar. 23), two assists (three times), two blocks (five times), one steal (11 times) and 29:48 minutes (at Oklahoma City, Jan. 18).

    2007-08 SEASON:

    Split the season between the New Jersey Nets and the Dallas Mavericks…saw action in 31 games (two starts) and averaged 1.8 points (.327 FG%, .455 FT%), 2.9 rebounds, 0.2 assists and 9.2 minutes…missed two games (Jan. 5 and Feb. 12) due to personal reasons, was a DNP-CD on 29 occasions and was a healthy scratch on the inactive list 17 times…grabbed double-figure rebounds once…saw action in 24 games (two starts) with the Nets and averaged 1.8 points (.306 FG%, .452 FT%), 3.4 rebounds, 0.3 assists and 10.8 minutes…topped the Nets in blocks on four occasions and in rebounds and steals once each…in seven games with the Mavericks he averaged 1.7 points (.500 FG%, .462 FT%), 1.1 rebounds and 3.9 minutes…Season Highs: eight points (vs. New York, Dec. 5), 12 rebounds (vs. Washington, Nov. 8), three assists (vs. Atlanta, Nov. 6), two blocks (vs. Atlanta, Nov. 6), one steal (vs. Seattle, Apr. 8) and 28:08 minutes (vs. Washington, Nov. 8).

    2006-07 SEASON:

    Started 23 of the 81 games in which he saw action for the Portland Trail Blazers and averaged 6.5 points (.504 FG%, .541 FT%), 6.1 rebounds, 0.4 assists and 21.0 minutes…was a DNP-CD once (Feb. 20 vs. Utah)…ranked 37th in the NBA in blocks per game…ranked second on the Blazers in offensive, defensive and total rebounds and double-doubles…topped the team in scoring once, in rebounds on 21 occasions, in steals five times and in minutes twice…scored in double figures 14 times and grabbed double-figure rebounds on 14 occasions…posted six double-doubles…Season Highs: 19 points (at San Antonio, Apr. 9), 16 rebounds (twice), four blocks (twice), three assists (at Philadelphia, Dec. 11), two steals (three times) and 39:47 minutes (vs. L.A. Clippers, Mar. 31).

    2005-06 SEASON:

    Was the only Milwaukee Buck to start all 82 games and averaged 9.2 points (.467 FG%, .535 FT%), 9.5 rebounds, 0.98 blocks, 0.7 assists and 30.1 minutes…ranked fourth in the NBA in defensive rebounds per 48 minutes (10.9), seventh in total rebounds, eighth in defensive rebounds, 10th in rebounds per game and 32nd in blocks per game…led the Bucks in offensive, defensive and total rebounds and blocks…ranked second on the team in free throws attempted and third in free throws made…led Milwaukee in rebounds a team-high 50 times, in blocks a team-high 38 times and in steals on three occasions…scored in double figures 40 times…grabbed double-figure rebounds 34 times, including one 20-rebound effort…posted 17 double-doubles…recorded career highs in both defensive (18) and total (22) rebounds vs. Charlotte on Jan. 21…Season Highs: 17 points (twice), 22 rebounds (vs. Charlotte, Jan. 21), five blocks (vs. Indiana, Nov. 12), four assists (twice), two steals (five times) and 40 minutes (at Charlotte, Jan. 13).

    2004-05 SEASON:

    Started 22 of the 23 games in which he appeared for the New Orleans Hornets and averaged 11.7 points (.432 FG%, .602 FT%), 8.9 rebounds, 1.3 assists, 1.00 blocks and 30.6 minutes…missed a total of 59 games due to injury…missed 51 games (Nov. 28-Mar. 14) after suffering a fractured right ring finger at Phoenix on Nov. 26…had his career high streak of 290 consecutive games played snapped when he missed the Nov. 28 game vs. the Lakers in L.A.…had his career high streak of 175 consecutive starts snapped when he came in off the bench in his first game back from the injury vs. Memphis on Mar. 16…missed the final eight games of the season (Apr. 8-20) due to back spasms…led the team in scoring four times and in rebounds on seven occasions…scored in double figures on 16 occasions, including three 20-point performances…grabbed double-figure rebounds nine times and recorded eight double-doubles…posted three 20-point/10-rebound games…played a career-high 48 minutes at Golden State on Nov. 23 and tied his career highs in points (27) as well as field goals made (9) and attempted (21)…Season Highs: 27 points (at Golden State, Nov. 23), 17 rebounds (at Minnesota, Mar. 23), four assists (at Memphis, Mar. 26), three blocks (at Chicago. Mar. 18), two steals (vs. L.A. Lakers, Nov. 9) and 48 minutes (at Golden State, Nov. 23).

    2003-2004 SEASON:

    Was the only member of the New Orleans Hornets to start and play in all 82 games and averaged 13.6 points (.473 FG%, .751 FT%), 10.3 rebounds, 1.23 blocks, 1.0 assists and 33.9 minutes…was named a reserve for the Eastern Conference for the All-Star Game in Los Angeles…was named the Eastern Conference Player of the Month for April after averaging 21.7 points and 12.1 rebounds…was named the Eastern Conference Player of the Week for the week ending Apr. 11 after averaging 23 points and 14.3 rebounds…ranked among the NBA leaders in offensive rebounding (5th), rebounds per game (tied-7th) and field goal percentage (tied-27th)…set single-season career highs in minutes played, field goals made and attempted, free throws made and attempted, free throw percentage, offensive, defensive and total rebounds, rebound average, points and scoring average…was one of only four players in the Eastern Conference and 11 players in the NBA to average a double-double in 2003-04…led the Hornets in minutes played, blocks, free throws made and attempted, offensive, defensive and total rebounds and ranked second in points and field goals made and attempted…topped the Hornets in scoring 11 times and in rebounds on 51 occasions…scored in double figures a career-high 62 times, including a career-high 18 20-point games…recorded a career-high five consecutive 20-point games from Apr. 6-14…grabbed double-figure rebounds a career-high 50 times, including one 20-rebound game…posted 16 20-point/10-rebound efforts, including five straight from Apr. 6-14…recorded his first career 20-point/20-rebound game with 23 points and 21 rebounds at Toronto on Mar. 7…amassed a career-high 45 double-doubles (3rd in the NBA)…scored a career-high 27 points at Orlando on Oct. 30…led the Eastern Conference All-Stars in scoring with 19 points and added eight rebounds, one steal and one block in 21 minutes at the NBA All-Star Game in Los Angeles on Feb. 15…amassed career highs in free throws made (15) and attempted (20) vs. Toronto on Mar. 21…hit a game-winning 11-footer as time expired vs. Detroit on Mar. 23…Season Highs: 27 points (at Orlando, Oct. 30), 21 rebounds (at Toronto, Mar. 7), four blocks (four times), four assists (at Detroit, Nov. 23), four steals (vs. Orlando, Dec. 3) and 46 minutes (vs. Chicago, Mar. 3).

    2002-2003 SEASON:

    Started all 82 games for the New Orleans Hornets and averaged 10.3 points (.480 FG%, .717 FT%), 8.8 rebounds, 1.35 blocks, 1.1 assists and 29.8 minutes…set single-season career highs in blocks, assists and steals…ranked tied for fifth in the league in offensive rebounding (3.2 orpg), tied for 12th in overall rebounding and 23rd in blocks…led the Hornets in offensive rebounds, defensive rebounds, total rebounds and blocks…became the first center in franchise history to play and start all 82 games in a season…was the only Hornet to start all 82 games…ranked second on the team in free throws made and attempted…led the team in scoring twice and in rebounds on 31 occasions…scored in double figures on 44 occasions, including four games with 20-or-more points…grabbed double-figure rebounds 30 times, including one 20-rebound effort…recorded a team-high 24 double-doubles (team was 20-4 in those games)…had three 20-point/10-rebound performances…his 20 rebounds vs. Indiana on Feb. 12 marked the Hornets’ 2002-03 single-game high…registered a career-high seven blocks vs. Philadelphia on Nov. 19…had a career-high 28 multi-block games…Season Highs: 22 points (vs. Philadelphia, Jan. 20), 20 rebounds (vs. Indiana, Feb. 12), seven blocks (vs. Philadelphia, Nov. 19), four assists (vs. Memphis, Feb. 21), three steals (twice) and 44 minutes (vs. Memphis, Feb. 21).

    2001-2002 SEASON:

    Appeared in all 82 games (eight starts) for the Charlotte Hornets and averaged 8.5 points (career-high .551 FG%, .730 FT%), 5.6 rebounds, 1.05 blocks, 0.4 assists and 18.9 minutes…was one of just two Hornets to play in all 82 games…led the Hornets in field goal percentage…ranked second on the team in free throws made, offensive rebounds and blocks and third in free throws attempted, defensive rebounds and total rebounds…topped the Hornets in scoring twice and in rebounds on 11 occasions…scored in double figures 31 times, including a pair of 20-point performances…grabbed double-figure rebounds on 11 occasions and posted eight double-doubles…in his eight starts he averaged 14.5 points and 7.8 rebounds while shooting 67.6 percent from the floor…made his first NBA start at New Jersey on Feb. 24…Season Highs: 22 points (at Washington, Dec. 29), 16 rebounds (at Indiana, Jan. 25), five blocks (vs. New Jersey, Feb. 27), three steals (at Milwaukee, Feb. 18), two assists (four times) and 37 minutes (vs. Miami, Apr. 3).

    2000-2001 SEASON:

    Came off the bench in all 74 games in which he appeared and averaged 4.6 points (.450 FG%, .655 FT%), 4.0 rebounds, 1.05 blocks, 0.4 assists and 14.8 minutes…missed a total of seven games due to a sore left foot (three from Dec. 13-16 and four from Dec. 26-Jan. 1) and one game as a DNP-CD…finished 40th in the NBA in blocks per game…ranked fourth among all rookies in blocks and tied for seventh in rebounding…led the Hornets in rebounds on five occasions…scored in double figures on 11 occasions and grabbed double-figure rebounds twice…made his NBA debut at Atlanta on Oct. 31…Season Highs: 16 points (at Toronto, Nov. 20), 10 rebounds (twice), six blocks (vs. Atlanta, Apr. 16), two assists (four times), two steals (twice) and 29 minutes (vs. Chicago, Jan. 9).

    NBA PLAYOFFS:

    2010: Came off the bench in the lone game he appeared in Miami’s Opening Round series vs. the Celtics and was scoreless with one rebound in 4:30 of playing time in Game 2 at Boston on Apr. 20…was a DNP-CD in the other four games of the series…2009: Appeared in six games (no starts) in Miami’s Opening Round series vs. Atlanta and averaged 0.3 points (.333 FG%, .000 FT%), 1.8 rebounds, 0.2 assists and 7.8 minutes…was a DNP-CD in Game 1 at Atlanta on Apr. 19…2008: Was a healthy scratch on the inactive list for all five games in Dallas’ Opening Round loss to New Orleans…2006: Started all five games in Milwaukee’s Opening Round series vs. Detroit and averaged 9.0 points (.474 FG%, .600 FT%), 8.0 rebounds, 1.20 blocks, 1.0 assists and 27.0 minutes…scored in double figures twice and grabbed double-figure rebounds once…2004: Started all seven games in New Orleans’ Opening Round series vs. the HEAT and averaged 11.0 points (.418 FG%, .750 FT%), 9.1 rebounds, 1.00 blocks, 0.7 assists and 34.1 minutes…topped the Hornets in defensive rebounds and ranked second in scoring average, points, field goals made, free throws made and attempted, offensive rebounds, total rebounds and blocks…led the Hornets in rebounds four times…scored in double figures five times and grabbed double-figure rebounds on four occasions…posted a pair of double-doubles…2003: Started all six games in New Orleans’ Opening Round series vs. Philadelphia and averaged 11.5 points (.449 FG%, .758 FT%), 8.3 rebounds, 1.00 blocks, 0.3 assists and 31.3 minutes…led the Hornets in defensive and total rebounds, tied for the team lead in free throws made and ranked second in free throw attempts, offensive rebounds and blocks…topped the Hornets in rebounds three times…scored in double figures three times and grabbed double-figure rebounds once (a postseason career-high 12 rebounds in Game 5 at Philadelphia on Apr. 30)…recorded one double-double…made his first postseason start in Game 1 at Philadelphia on Apr. 20...2002:Came off the bench in all eight games in which he appeared for Charlotte and averaged 12.3 points (.550 FG%, .761 FT%), 5.6 rebounds, 1.88 blocks, 0.6 assists and 21.0 minutes…led Charlotte in field goal percentage and free throws made and attempted and finished second in blocks…led the Hornets in scoring once…scored in double figures six times, including a postseason career-high five consecutive games from Apr. 23-May 9…grabbed double-figure rebounds twice and recorded a pair of double-doubles…saw action in all four games in the Opening Round series vs. Orlando and averaged 12.5 points (.579 FG%, .800 FT%), 5.5 rebounds, 1.50 blocks, 0.8 assists and 23.3 minutes…the 12.5 points he averaged vs. the Magic is a high for him in a playoff series…recorded postseason career highs in free throws made (11), free throws attempted (13) and points (19) in Game 4 at Orlando on Apr. 30…recorded his first career postseason double-double with 15 points and 10 rebounds in Game 3 at Orlando on Apr. 27…appeared in four games in Charlotte’s Eastern Conference Semifinal series vs. New Jersey and averaged 12.0 points (.524 FG%, .722 FT%), 5.8 rebounds, 2.25 blocks, 0.5 assists and 18.8 minutes…missed Game 1 of the series vs. New Jersey on May 5 due to an NBA suspension…led the Hornets in free throws made in the New Jersey series with 26 and averaged a team-high nine free throw attempts per game…2001: Came off the bench in all 10 games for the Hornets and averaged 3.9 points (.571 FG%, .304 FT%), 2.8 rebounds, 0.3 assists and 11.0 minutes…in Charlotte’s three-game Opening Round sweep of the HEAT he averaged 2.0 points (.400 FG%, .250 FT%), 2.3 rebounds, 1.00 blocks and 9.7 minutes…made his postseason debut in Game 1 at Miami on Apr. 21…in Charlotte’s seven-game Eastern Conference Semifinal series vs. Milwaukee he averaged 4.7 points (.609 FG%, .333 FT%), 3.0 rebounds, 0.4 assists and 11.6 minutes.

    HONORS:

    2003-04: Was selected as a reserve for the Eastern Conference for the NBA All-Star Game in Los Angeles…was named the Eastern Conference Player of the Month for April…was named the Eastern Conference Player of the Week for the week ending Apr. 11.

    COLLEGE:

    Appeared in 145 games (73 starts) during his four-year career at the University of Kentucky and averaged 7.3 points (.503 FG%, .636 FT%), 5.4 rebounds, 1.85 blocks, 0.4 assists and 19.3 minutes…finished his career as Kentucky’s all-time leader in blocked shots and ranked fifth in Southeastern Conference history…originally applied for early entry into the 1999 NBA Draft, but withdrew his name from consideration prior to the draft…became the first Wildcat and only the third SEC player to be named SEC Player of the Week three times in a season when he accomplished the feat as a senior in 1999-2000…was named First Team All-SEC as a senior…led the Wildcats in games played, rebounding, field goal percentage and blocks his final season and ranked second in scoring…tallied an SEC-high 15 double-doubles as a senior…led the team in blocks as a junior…was a member of Kentucky’s 1998 NCAA Championship team as a sophomore and shot 71.4 percent from the floor in Kentucky’s six NCAA Tournament games and averaged 3.00 blocks en route to the championship…was named to the SEC All-Freshman Team…led the SEC in blocks in his freshman season.

    PERSONAL:

    Full name is Jamaal Dane Magloire…nickname is “Big Cat” and was given to him by former teammate P.J. Brown because he played for the Kentucky Wildcats…parents are Garth and Marion Magloire…has three brothers (Karlon Magloire, Wayne Moore and the late Justin Shephard) and one sister (Natasha Moore)…has a son (Jalen Magloire)…majored in social work at Kentucky…has his own charitable foundation (The Jamaal Magloire Foundation) and his own website (www.jamaalmagloire.com)…is actively involved with several charities including Youth Deserve a Chance to Dream Foundation (a charity run by his mother), United Mothers Opposing Violence Everywhere (U.M.O.V.E.) and Second Chance…in the summer of 2010 he paid the funeral costs of Lucita Charles, a 28-year old single mom he did not know, who was murdered in Toronto and set up a trust fund for her seven-year old special needs son Mataeo after he saw news reports of the tragedy…hosted a gala dinner in Toronto on Sept. 29, 2005 to help raise money for Hurricane Katrina victims and also held a drive to collect household items and clothes for the victims…donated $19,000 to Children’s Hospital of New Orleans after pledging $1,000 for every point he scored in the 2004 NBA All-Star Game…runs clinics for underprivileged children in Canada and Trinidad and Tobago during the summer…also runs the Jamaal Magloire Basketball Camp in Toronto during the summer and the Jamaal Magloire Summer League, an organization for basketball-minded adults…sponsors five basketball teams (four boys and one girls) known as JAMBA (Jamaal Magloire Basketball Association) that play within the Ontario Basketball Association...hosts a memorial basketball game in honor of his late brother (Justin Shephard) to raise scholarship money for a local basketball star in his brother’s name…sponsors a float in the largest street festival in North America, The Caribana, in Toronto every year…his Toronto Revellers, one of the largest mas bands in Canada, captured the Band of the Year at the 40th Annual Caribana Parade of Bands in Toronto in 2007…since 2007, he hosts an annual Miss Queen of the Islands Canada Pageant for 18-28 year old females of Caribbean Heritage…says something most people don’t know about him is that he was born and raised in Toronto and his parents are both from Trinidad and Tobago…when he is done playing basketball he would like to coach…on May 17, 2006 he was given a star on the Scarborough Walk of Fame in Toronto, which honors prominent members of Scarborough’s community…won two provincial championships in high school and had a 67-game winning streak at Eastern School of Commerce in Toronto…wears size 18 sneakers.

    REGULAR SEASON CAREER HIGHS:
    MINS: 48, at Golden State (11-23-04)
    FGM:   9, seven times (last: at Golden State, 11-23-04)
    FGA: 21, two times (last: at Golden State, 11-23-04)
    3-PT FGM: 0
    3-PT FGA:  1, seven times (last: at Washington, 4-14-04)
    FTM:  15, vs. Toronto (3-21-04)
    FTA: 20, vs. Toronto (3-21-04)
    OR: 9, two times (last: vs. Indiana, 11-12-05)
    DR:   18, vs. Charlotte (1-21-06)
    TOT:  22, vs. Charlotte (1-21-06)
    AST:   4, five times (last: vs. Charlotte, 1-21-06)
    STL: 4, vs. Orlando (12-3-03)
    TO: 8, at Sacramento (4-6-04)
    BLK:   7, vs. Philadelphia (11-19-02)
    PTS: 27, two times (last: at Golden State, 11-23-04)
       

    POSTSEASON CAREER HIGHS:

    MINS: 39, two times (last: at Miami, 4-30-04)
    FGM:   6, two times (last: vs. Miami, 5-2-04)
    FGA:  14, at Miami (4-18-04)
    3-PT FGM: 0
    3-PT FGA:  1, vs. Miami (5-2-04)
    FTM:  11, at Orlando (4-30-02)
    FTA: 13, two times (last: at New Jersey, 5-15-02)
    OR: 5, at New Jersey (5-15-02)
    DR:   9, two times (last: vs. Detroit, 5-1-06)
    TOT:  12, two times (last: vs. Detroit, 5-1-06)
    AST:   2, three times (last: at Detroit, 4-23-06)
    STL: 2, vs. Philadelphia (4-28-03)
    TO: 4, two times (last: at Miami, 4-18-04)
    BLK:   6, vs. New Jersey (5-9-02)
    PTS: 19, at Orlando (4-30-02)