2013 Playoffs Statistics
Born: Apr 22, 1989
Height: 6-7 / 2.01
Weight: 270 lbs. / 122.5 kg.
Prior to NBA / Country:
Pittsburgh / USA
Years Pro: 3
COMPARE PLAYER STATS
2011-12: Appeared in 64 games, including 62 starts, averaging 9.5 points and 5.5 rebounds in 21.3
shot .534 (269-504) from the ﬂ oor and .613 (73-119) from the foul line
ranked eighth in the
NBA in ﬁ eld goal percentage
scored in double ﬁ gures 28 times, including 20-or-more points six times
grabbed 10-or-more rebounds nine times
led the team in scoring four times, rebounds 10 times and
steals 13 times
posted eight double-doubles
tied a career-high with 28 points (12-21 FG, 4-4 FT)
and to go along with 12 rebounds at Denver on 2/23
posted 22 points (10-19 FG, 2-2 FT), a seasonhigh 13 rebounds and 2 steals at Golden State on 4/26
registered 22 points (8-17 FG, 6-8 FG) and
12 rebounds at Houston on 12/29/11
had 22 points (11-15 FG) and 11 rebounds at Oklahoma City on
ﬁ nished with 23 points (9-14 FG, 5-5 FT) and 6 rebounds at New Orleans on 3/24
points and 10 rebounds vs. Utah on 12/31/11
had 13 points and 11 rebounds vs. Portland on 1/13/12
ﬁ nished with 10 points and 10 rebounds vs. Denver on 1/7/12
tallied 20 points (10-15 FG) against
Clippers on 12/28/11
registered two DNP CDs vs. Utah on 4/8 and at LA Lakers on 4/17
in 10 playoff games, averaging 3.7 points and 2.3 rebounds in 7.6 minutes
shot .630 (17-27) from the
ﬁ eld and .500 (3-6) from the free throw line
recorded 10 points and 6 rebounds at Oklahoma City on
ﬁ nished with 10 points, 7 rebounds and 2 assists vs. Utah on 5/2.
2010-11: Appeared in 81 games, including 65 starts, averaging 8.3 points, 7.0 rebounds, 1.17 steals and 1.0 assist in 21.4 minutes ... shot .501 (292-583) from the ﬁeld and .645 (90-137) from the free throw line ... scored in double ﬁgures 28 times, including two 20-plus games ... posted 17 double-doubles, with 12 of those coming after 1/1 ... led the team in scoring two times, rebounds 26 times, steals 22 times and blocks 13 times ... was selected to play in the 2011 Rookie Challenge at All-Star Weekend posted a team-high 28 points and 15 rebounds for the Sophomore squad tied a career-high with 28 points (14-21 FG) while bringing down 11 rebounds in 36 minutes at Toronto on 2/9 ﬁnished with 22 points (11-16 FG) and 11 rebounds in 35 minutes vs. Toronto on 1/19 tallied 17 points (8-14 FG, 1-2 FT) and a season-high 15 rebounds in 32 minutes vs. L.A. Lakers on 12/28 ... recorded 16 points (7-10 FG), 12 rebounds and tied a career-high with 4 steals in 26 minutes vs. Atlanta on 12/10 grabbed 14 rebounds in 25 minutes at Philadelphia on 2/11 ... notched 18 points (9-15 FG) and 12 rebounds in 29 minutes at Detroit on 2/8 ... tallied 14 points (6-12 FG, 2-2 FT), 12 rebounds and 3 blocks 35 minutes vs. Houston on 1/29 ... posted 18 points (8-12 FG) and 13 rebounds in 42 minutes vs. New York on 1/21 ... registered 18 points (7-11 FG, 4-4 FT), 13 rebounds and 4 assists in 30 minutes vs. Dallas on 1/14 ... diagnosed with sprained left wrist on 3/20 was inactive vs. Golden State on 3/21 appeared in four playoff games vs. Memphis, averaging 4.3 points and 3.3 rebounds in 12.5 minutes.
CAREER NOTES: : Is in fourth season with the Spurs named to the 2009-10 All-Rookie Second Team in three NBA seasons, has appeared in 227 games, averaging 8.5 points and 6.4 rebounds in 20.2 minutes has appeared in 24 playoff games, averaging 3.8 points and 3.1 rebounds in 9.0 minutes has only missed three games in his ﬁ rst three seasons has 33 double-doubles in his three-year career, including two 20-20 games was selected to play in the Rookie Challenge at All-Star Weekend in 2010 and 2011 represented the Rookie team in 2010 ﬁ nishing with 22 points and 23 rebounds posted a team-high 28 points and 15 rebounds for the Sophomore squad in his ﬁ rst NBA game posted a double-double with 14 points and 11 rebounds vs. New Orleans on October 28 became only third Spurs rookie, along with David Robinson and Tim Duncan to record a double-double in his debut with the team posted 28 points and grabbed 21 rebounds at Oklahoma City on January 13, 2010 becoming ﬁ rst NBA rookie since Tim Duncan in the 1997-98 season to post a 20-20 game recorded 27 points and a season-high 23 rebounds in the regular season ﬁ nale at Dallas on April 14, 2010 became the ﬁ rst rookie since Joe Smith in 1995-96 to post two 20-20 games in the same season ... chosen to the 2012 USA Mens Select Team that participated in a training camp with Team USA prior to the 2012 Olympics.
200910: Named to the All-Rookie Second Team only Spurs player to appear in all 82 games started 23 games, averaging 7.8 points and 6.4 rebounds in 18.2 minutes shot .556 (275-495) from the floor and .547 (88-161) from the free throw line among rookies ranked first in field goal percentage and second in rebounding logged eight double-doubles and two 20-20 games scored in double figures in 27 games, including three 20-plus games grabbed 10-plus rebounds 14 times and 20-plus rebounds twice led the team in scoring five times, rebounding 19 times, blocks 18 times and steals 13 times in his first NBA game posted a double-double with 14 points and 11 rebounds in 23 minutes vs. New Orleans on 10/28 became only third Spurs rookie, along with David Robinson and Tim Duncan to record a double-double in his debut with the team posted 28 points (11-17 FG) and grabbed 21 rebounds in 31 minutes at Oklahoma City on 1/13, becoming first NBA rookie since Tim Duncan in the 1997-98 season to post a 20-20 game recorded 27 points (12-21 FG, 3-4 FT), a season-high 23 rebounds, 4 assists and 3 steals in 37 minutes at Dallas on 4/14 became the first rookie since Joe Smith in 199596 to post two 20-20 games in the same season connected on his first nine FG attempts finishing with 20 points (9-11 FG, 2-3 FT), 6 rebounds and 2 steals in 24 minutes at Sacramento on 2/3 finished with 18 points (9-11 FG) and 11 rebounds in 22 minutes vs. Boston on 12/3 recorded 11 points and 16 rebounds in 31 minutes at Charlotte on 1/15 posted 14 points, 9 rebounds and a season-high 5 assists in 26 minutes vs. Golden State on 3/19 recorded 11 points, 10 rebounds and a season-high 3 blocks in 17 minutes vs. Philadelphia on 11/29 appeared in all 10 playoff games, averaging 3.7 points and 3.9 rebounds in 9.1 minutes shot .500 (16-32) from the field finished with 8 points and 8 rebounds in 18 minutes in Game 5 at Dallas on 4/27.
2008-09: Named the Big East Co-Player of the Year (sharing the honors with Hasheem Thabeet) named a First Team All-American by AP, USBWA, NABC and others a finalist for both the Wooden Award and the Naismith Player of the Year Award an All-Big East First Team selection for the season averaged 15.7 points, 12.3 rebounds, 1.2 assists and 1.54 steals in 27.3 minutes in 35 games shot .593 (226-381) from the field and .605 (98-162) from the line led the nation in offensive rebounds (with 5.6 per game) ranked fourth in the NCAA in rebounds and 19th in FG percentage posted 21 double-doubles (second in the Big East) led the team in scoring 11 times and in rebounds 30 times had a career-best 32 points along with 14 rebounds at DePaul on 2/7 had 22 points and a career-high 23 boards at Connecticut on 2/16 finished with 23 points and 22 rebounds vs. Notre Dame on 1/31 in four games in the NCAA Tournament averaged 16.8 points and 13.8 rebounds as Pitt advanced to the Elite Eight for the first time since 1974 named to the 2009 NCAA East Regional All-Tournament Team.
2007-08: The Big East Co-Rookie of the Year earned All-Big East honorable mention honors averaged 11.6 points, 9.1 rebounds and 1.68 steals in 37 games shot .537 (168-313) from the field and .624 (93-149) from the line named the Big East Rookie of the Week three times set Pitt freshman school records for most starts (36), rebounds (337) and FG made (168) the first freshman in Pitt history to finish with 400-plus points and 300-plus rebounds led the Big East in offensive rebounds (with 3.9 per game) ranked seventh in the league in FG percentage and 11th in steals posted 14 double-doubles had a season-high 22 points and 14 rebounds vs. DePaul on 3/9 finished with 15 points and a season-best 20 boards vs. Duke on 12/20 (the third freshman in Pitt history to grab 20-or-more rebounds joining Mel Bennett and Sam Clancy) in his first college game had 20 points, 14 rebounds and four steals vs. Houston Baptist on 11/28 (in the game set a Pitt freshman record for most offensive rebounds with 10).
|Grew up less than 600 yards from the Pitt campus led Schenley High School to the 2007 PIAA Class 4A state championship his brother, Greg, was one of his teammates in four seasons at Schenley his teams posted a 103-16 record including a perfect 57-0 against Pittsburgh City League teams named the Pittsburgh City Player of the Year three times twice named the Pennsylvania Player of the Year both his mother and father played high school basketball in Pittsburgh father Greg played and graduated from Schenley in 1991 and his mother, Shari averaged 20 points and 20 rebounds at Serra Catholic in the 1980s.|