CAREER AVERAGES Appeared in 676 games (557 starts) and averaged 5.7 points, 6.0 rebounds, 1.1 assists and 1.3 blocks in 22.9 minutes.
2013-14 SEASON AVERAGES Appeared in 62 games (62 starts) and averaged 3.4 points, 4.9 rebounds and 1.1 assists in 19.5 minutes.
2013-14 OKC went 47-14 with Perkins in the lineup. Recorded 10-plus rebounds four times and scored in double-figures once. Matched a season-high with 12 rebounds vs. Minnesota (2/5). Three games DNP – Inactive. 17 games DNP – left groin strain.
NBA CAREER 2012-13: Scored in double figures seven times (combined to score 22 points on 11-of-15 shooting in back-to- back games on New Orleans (12/1) and at Brooklyn (12/4). Set a Thunder career-high with 17 points (8- of-9 FGs) on vs. Phoenix (2/8). Recorded a blocked shot in first four games of the season and led team in rebounding on 16 occasions. Pulled-down a season- high 16 rebounds at Memphis (3/20). Recorded 10-plus rebounds nine times. Blocked a season- high four shots at Cleveland (2/2). One DNP â€“ Left knee strain. Three games DNP â€“ right hamstring tightness. 2011-12: Recorded a season-high tying six blocks vs. New Orleans (2/20). Set a Thunder career-high with 16 points on 8-of-11 FGs vs. Miami (3/25). Recorded a blocked shot in the first 17 games this season (longest such streak of his career). Scored in double-figures on eight occasions. Recorded 10-plus rebounds on 12 occasions, including a season-high 14 rebounds vs. Dallas (3/5). Posted two double- doubles. Matched a career-high with three steals vs. Portland (3/18). One DNP ' Right Knee Contusion. 2010-11: Appeared in 17 games with the Thunder (17 starts), and averaged 6.0 points and 8.0 rebounds in 25.6 minutes. Prior to joining the Thunder, appeared in 12 games (7 starts) with the Boston Celtics and averaged 7.1 points, 8.1 rebounds and 0.8 blocks in 26.1 minutes. Oklahoma City registered a 13-4 mark with Perkins in the starting lineup. As a member of the Thunder scored in double-figures three times and pulled-in 10+ rebounds four times. Set a career-high with 10 offensive rebounds (17 total rebounds) 4/6 vs. L.A. Clippers. Perkins set a Thunder record by recording a total of 31 rebounds in back-to-back games (4/5 - 4/6). With 13 defensive rebounds (14 total rebounds) at Denver on 4/5, came one defensive rebound shy of matching career-high. Went a perfect 6-of-6 from the field en route to 13 points during OKC win vs. Minnesota (3/25). Pulled-down a game-high 12 rebounds 3/30 vs. Toronto. Made Oklahoma City Thunder debut 3/14 at Washington and scored six points to go along with a team-high nine rebounds in 20 minutes. Made his 2011-12 regular season debut against Cleveland (1/25) and recorded seven points, six rebounds, three assists in 17 minutes of action. 2009-10: Averaged 10.1 points, 7.6 rebounds and 1.69 blocks in 27.6 minutes per game. Ranked 10th in the NBA in blocks per contest. Netted a season-high 21 points at Charlotte (12/1). Pulled down a season-high 16 boards against Philadelphia (12/18). Led the Celtics in rebounding 17 times and in blocks 23 times. Posted eight double- doubles. Tied a career-high with three steals against New York (3/17). Scored a career- high 791 points. Recorded his 2,500th career rebound against New York (2/23). Blocked his 600th career shot against Sacramento (2/16). 2008-09: Averaged 8.5 points, 8.1 rebounds and 1.97 blocks in 29.7 minutes per game. Posted career highs in PPG, RPG, BPG, MPG. Led Celtics in rebounds in 36 games and in blocks in 54 games. Posted a career- high 26 points at Milwaukee (3/15). Rejected a career-high seven shots vs. Milwaukee (11/7). Also blocked seven shots vs. Atlanta (4/3). Finished sixth in the NBA in blocks per game and in total blocks. Pulled down a season-high 14 boards vs. Utah (12/15). Posted a career- high 150 blocks on the season. 2007-08: Averaged career-high 6.9 points, 6.1 rebounds and 1.44 blocks in 24.5 minutes per game. Led team in rebounding 18 times and scoring three times. Ranked 19th in the NBA in blocks. Scored 21 points against the L.A. Lakers on 11/23. Scored a career-high 24 points on 9-of- 12 shooting against the N.Y. Knicks on 1/21. Scored in double-figures 15 times. Recorded five double- doubles. Averaged 9.7 points and 10.2 rebounds to go along with 2.54 blocks during the month of March. Finished with a team-high field goal percentage of 61.3% (214-349) but failed to qualify for the league leaders in the category. 2006-07: Averaged 4.5 points, 5.0 boards and 1.36 blocks in 21.4 minutes per game. Rejected four shots and tied a career-high of three steals at Orlando (4/15). Scored 11 points, grabbed 12 boards and rejected four shots in a career-high 46 minutes vs. Orlando (3/28). Scored 13 points and grabbed 11 boards for his fourth double- double vs. Charlotte (3/21). Scored 12 points and grabbed 12 boards for his third double- double vs. Atlanta (3/14). Swiped a career- high three steals at Memphis (1/5). Rejected a season-high five shots vs. NJ (11/29). 2005-06: Averaged 5.2 points, 5.9 boards and 1.5 blocks in 19.6 minutes per game. Recorded career-highs in every major statistical category. Recorded 10+ points 11 times and 10+ boards 12 times. Recorded 4 double-doubles. Led the team in rebounding 18 times. Matched career- highs with 17 points and 6 blocks vs. New York (04/09). Grabbed 14 boards and blocked 5 shots vs. Chicago (03/26). Blocked a career- high 6 shots at Orlando (02/04). Recorded 4th double-double with 11 points and 11 boards vs. the L.A. Clippers (02/03). 2004-05: Averaged 2.5 points and 2.9 boards in 9.1 minutes per game. Grabbed 10+ boards once. Played 10+ minutes 25 times. Matched a career-high with 8 points and grabbed 4 boards vs. New Jersey (04/20). Blocked a career-high 5 shots at Chicago (01/08). Scored 4 points and grabbed a career-high 13 boards in a career-high 25 minutes vs. New York (12/22). Scored 2 points and grabbed 3 boards in first appearance of the season at New York (11/06). 2003-04: Averaged 2.2 points and 1.4 rebounds in 3.5 minutes per game in 10 appearances.
PLAYOFFS Has appeared in the postseason eight times with two teams, seeing action in 135 games (129 starts) and averaging 5.4 points, 6.2 rebounds and 1.1 blocks in 24.7 minutes. Won an NBA championship in 2008 as a member of the Boston Celtics. 2014: During the 2014 postseason, appeared in 19 games (19 starts) and averaging 3.2 points and 5.4 rebounds in 20.2 minutes. 2013: Averaged 2.2 points, 3.7 rebounds and 19.1 minutes in 11 games. 2012: Set a 2012 playoff-high with 15 points on 7-of-9 shooting in Game 4 win of the Western Conference Finals vs. San Antonio. Pulled down 10+ rebounds on three occasions during the 2012 playoffs.
HIGH SCHOOL Named to Parade All-America High School Boys Basketball First Team. Named USA Today High School Boys Basketball All-USA Second Team. Named a 2003 McDonald's High School All- America (scored 6 points, grabbed 5 rebounds and blocked 2 shots in the 2003 McDonald's High School All-America Game). Led Ozen High School to a 96-3 record over his final three high school seasons. Ozen captured four consecutive District Championships and won the state 4A title his sophomore season. Was named All-State for three consecutive seasons beginning with his sophomore season. Averaged 27.5 points, 16.4 rebounds and 7.8 blocks per game his senior season as he led Ozen to a 33-1 record.
PERSONAL Full name is Kendrick Le'Dale Perkins. Nickname is 'Perk'. Favorite movie is Next Friday. Favorite television show is Fresh Prince of Bel Air. Favorite actor is Will Smith. Enjoys listening to 50 Cent. Wears a size 18 sneaker. Favorite sport besides basketball is football. Most influential person in his basketball career was his high school coach, Andre Bouette, a former collegiate player at North Texas from 1983-1986. Favorite athlete growing up was Michael Jordan. Player Profile >