Jeff Teague

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Jeff

Teague

2017 - 18 MPGFG%3P%FT%PPGRPGAPGBPG
SEASON 34.2 44.6 40.6 80.8 13.7 2.7 7.2 0.5
CAREER STATS 27.3 44.7 35.9 84.3 12.6 2.4 5.6 0.4

HEIGHT

6 ft2 in

/ 1.88m

WEIGHT

189 lbs

/ 85.7kg

LATEST VIDEOS

0021700434 PHX MIN RECAP

Isaiah Canaan hit three free throws with 6 seconds to play in his first game with Phoenix and the Suns rallied to beat the Minnesota Timberwolves, 108-106. Karl-Anthony Towns led Minnesota with 28 points and 11 rebounds.

0021700434 MIN TEAGUE BLOCK 4Q

Jeff Teague rejects a three-point attempt.

0021700434 MIN TEAGUE LAYUP 3Q

Jeff Teague drives and tosses in the layup while drawing the foul.

0021700416 SAC MIN RECAP

Karl Anthony-Towns leads the Timberwolves to a 119-96 win over the Kings with a double-double of 30 points and 14 rebounds.

0021700416 SAC MIN TEAGUE THREE Q2

Jeff Teague hits the go-ahead three at the buzzer to end the half.

0021700401 PHI MIN RECAP

Joel Embiid has a solid all around game with 28 points, 12 rebounds and eight assists as the 76ers defeat the Timberwolves in overtime, 118-112

0021700401 PHI MIN TOWNS ALLEY OOP Q4

Jeff Teague throws a lob to Karl-Anthony Towns and Towns finishes with both hands.

0021700388 DAL MIN RECAP

Karl-Anthony Towns emerges for the Timberwolves with 28 points and 12 rebounds in their 97-92 win over the Mavericks. Harrison Barnes scored 19 points for Dallas in the loss.

0021700388 DAL MIN TEAGUE THREE Q1

Crisp passing from the Timberwolves in transition earns Jeff Teague a 3-pointer.

0021700362 min lac Recap

Karl Anthony-Towns leads the the Timberwolves with 21 points and 12 rebounds, Jimmy Butler adds 19 points as Minnesota defeats the Clippers.

0021700345 MIN MEM RECAP

The Grizzlies break their 11-game losing streak with a 95-92 win over the Timberwolves behind Marc Gasol's 21 points and seven rebounds.

0021700336 lac min Recap

Jimmy Butler was the closer for the Timberwolves with 18 points in the 4th quarter to beat the Clippers 112-106. Butler finished with a season-high 33 points. Austin Rivers scored 30 points for Los Angeles in the loss.

0021700324 MIN OKC RECAP

Paul George drops 36 points and 9 assists as the Thunder outlast the Timberwolves 111-107. Steven Adams scored a career-high for Oklahoma City with 27 points in the win.

0021700261 ORL MIN RECAP

Jimmy Butler drops 26 points and grabs three rebounds as the Timberwolves defeat the Magic 124-118.

0021700241 MIN CHA RECAP

Dwight Howard scores 25 points with 20 rebounds and four blocks to lead Charlotte over Minnesota, 118-102.

0021700241 MIN CHA jeff teague steal slam 3q

Jeff Teague picks the pocket from the offense and flies in for the emphatic jam.

0021700238 DET MIN RECAP

All five Pistons starters score in double figures as Detroit comes back for a 100-97 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves.

0021700238 VO DET MIN TOWNS DUNK Q1

Jeff Teague finds Karl-Anthony Towns cutting along the baseline for a two-handed flush.

20171119 Top 10 Assist of the Week

Check out the Top 10 Dimes and Dishes of the Week.

0021700224 MIN DAL RECAP

All five Timberwolves starters score in double figures as Minnesota uses a big second half to defeat the Dallas Mavericks 111-87.


PLAYER BIO

Professional History

AWARDS AND RECOGNITION
2014-15: Selected as a reserve to the 2015 Eastern Conference All-Star Team … Eastern Conference Co-Player of the Month (January) … Eastern Conference Player of the Week (Dec. 29 - Jan. 4) … 2013- 14: Eastern Conference Player of the Week (April 7-14).

2015-16
In 79 games (78 starts), averaged 15.7 points, 5.9 assists, 2.7 rebounds and 1.2 steals in 28.5 minutes (.439 FG%, .400 3FG%, .837 FT%) ... Ranked 17th in the NBA in assists, tied for 17th in three-point percentage, 34th in free throw percentage and 39th in steals per game ... Scored in double-figures 63 times, including 23 20-point nights (one 30-point game) ... Tallied four double-doubles and had five double-digit assist games ... Led the team in scoring 20 times, assists on 49 occasions and rebounding twice ... Posted single season career-highs in three-point field goals (110), three-point percentage and rebounds per game ... Recorded a season-high 32 points to go with eight assists, five rebounds and one steal (12-15 FGs, career-high 5-6 3FGs, 3-3 FTs) against Dallas, 2/1 ... Tallied 24 points (10-17 FGs, 1-4 3FGs, 3-3 FTs), nine assists, a career-high tying three blocks, two rebounds and one steal against Minnesota, 11/9 ... Missed three games (11/15-11/18) due to a left ankle sprain.

CAREER
In seven seasons with Atlanta (2009-16), Teague has appeared in 518 games (383 starts) and averaged 12.1 points, 5.2 assists, 2.2 rebounds and 1.2 steals in 26.1 minutes per game … Holds career shooting percentages of .448 from the field, .355 from three-point range and .838 from the foul line ... Finished his Hawks’ career ranked seventh in franchise history in steals (613), and eighth in three-pointers made (420), three-point attempts (1,184) and free throw percentage (.838) ... 2014-15: Earned his first All-Star berth, played in 73 games (72 starts) and averaged 15.9 points, 7.0 assists, 2.5 rebounds and 1.7 steals in 30.5 minutes (.460 FG%, .343 3FG%, .862 FT%) ... Finished tied for eighth in the NBA in apg, 14th in spg, 19th in FT% and 24th in FTM (275) ... Scored in double-figures 59 times, including 25 20-point outings ... Led the team in assists 59 times, scoring on 23 occasions and rebounding once ... Named Kia NBA co-Eastern Conference Player of the Month in January 2015 ... 2013-14: Recorded averages of 16.5 points, 6.7 assists, 2.6 rebounds and 1.1 steals in 32.2 minutes in 79 games, all starts (.438 FG%, .846 FT%) ... Ranked ninth in the NBA in apg, tied for 18th in free throws made (318) and 25th in free throw percentage ... Had 13 double-doubles on the season ... Scored in double-figures 65 times (23 20-point outings, including three 30-point nights) ... Increased his scoring average for the fourth straight year ... 2012-13: Recorded 14.6 points and career-high 7.2 assists along with 2.3 rebounds and 1.5 steals in 32.9 minutes (.451 FG%, .359 3FG%, .881 FT%), appearing in a team-high 80 games (78 starts) ... Ranked eighth in the NBA in free throw percentage, 12th in apg and 24th in spg ... His .881 percentage at the line was the fourth-highest in franchise history, while his 579 assists was the eighth-best singleseason effort ... 2011-12: One of the league’s most improved players, he started all 66 games, averaging 12.6 points, 4.9 assists, 2.4 rebounds and 1.6 steals in 33.1 minutes (.476 FG%, .342 3FG%, .757 FT%) ... Ranked eighth in the NBA in steals (106), 10th in steals per game, 20th in STL/TO ratio (0.79), 22nd in assists (321), 23rd in assists per game and 40th in FG% ... 2010-11: The second-year guard averaged 5.2 points, 2.0 assists and 1.5 rebounds in 13.8 minutes (.438 FG%, .375 3FG%, .794 FT%) ... Scored in double-figures 12 times, including three 20-point efforts ... 2009-10: In his rookie campaign, Teague finished the year averaging 3.2 points, 1.7 assists and 0.9 rebounds in 10.1 minutes (.396 FG%, .837 FT%), playing in 71 games (three starts) ... Ranked 10th among rookies in assists.

PLAYOFFS
Leading the Hawks to the playoffs in each of his seven seasons in Atlanta, Teague has put in 13.0 points, 4.4 assists and 2.6 rebounds in 28.9 minutes per game in 52 career postseason games (41 starts) … Holds postseason shooting percentages of .406 from the field, .328 from three-point range and .876 from the line ... 2015-16: Averaged 14.5 points, 6.1 assist and 1.9 rebounds in 10 games as the Hawks reached the Eastern Conference Semifinals … Scored in double figures eight times with two games with 20 or more … Averaged 16.5 points and 6.0 assists per game as the Hawks defeated the Celtics in six games in the First Round … Finished with 23 points and 12 assists in Boston’s Game 1 win, 4/16 … Added 19 points and 14 assists in Game 3 against the Cavaliers, 5/6 … 2014-15: Posted a team-leading 16.8 points and 6.7 assists while adding 3.2 rebounds and 1.5 steals in 33.0 minutes (.410 FG%, .323 3FG%, .867 FT%) while starting all 16 playoff games in 2015 ... Recorded a team-leading 21.5 points and 4.5 assists, while posting 3.3 rebounds and 1.3 steals in 35.0 minutes (.434 FG%, 1.000 FT%) in the Eastern Conference Finals vs. Cleveland ... Recorded playoff career-highs of 30 points (5/24) and 11 FGM (5/20) in the Cleveland series ... 2013-14: Started all seven games in the First Round series versus the Pacers, putting in 19.3 points, 5.0 assists, 3.7 rebounds and 1.0 steals in 34.6 minutes ... 2012-13: In six starts against Indiana, averaged 13.3 points, 5.0 assists, 2.8 rebounds and 1.5 steals ... 2011-12: Started all six games against Boston in the First Round series and put in 14.0 points, 4.2 assists and 3.7 rebounds in 37.5 minutes ... 2010-11: Appeared in eight games (six starts) vs. Orlando and Chicago, and compiled 11.8 points, 3.5 assists and 2.1 rebounds in 29.8 minutes (.514 FG%, .826 FT%) ... Had a breakout second round vs. Chicago in place of the injured Kirk Hinrich, and tallied 14.8 points, 4.2 assists, 2.8 rebounds and 1.0 steals in 38.2 minutes (.537 FG%, .842 FT%), while squaring off headto-head against NBA MVP Derrick Rose ... 2009-10: Averaged 1.8 points and 6.6 minutes (.333 FG%, .400 3FG%) in nine playoff contests against Milwaukee and Orlando.

COLLEGE
Teague was named Honorable Mention All-America by Associated Press after his breakout sophomore season (2008-09), when he averaged team-highs of 18.8 points, 3.5 assists and 1.9 steals, hitting team-best .441 3FGs and .817 FTs (made .485 FGs) ... Named All-ACC Second Team ... Helped Wake achieve a No. 1 national ranking ... Scored in double-digits in last 35 games of his career ... Finished with 12 games of 20-points-or-more ... Led team in scoring 17 times and in assists on 15 occasions ... Just missed a triple-double with 14 points, eight rebounds and eight assists against Baylor ... As a freshman in 2007-08, averaged 13.9 points and was named to the ACC All-Freshman Team ... Named ACC Rookie of the Week on four occasions ... Led team with 55 steals for an average of 1.8 per game ... Ranked second on the team with 74 total assists ... Scored 20-points-or-more in six games, and led the team in scoring 10 games.

PERSONAL
Born in Indianapolis and graduated from Pike High School ... Son of Shawn and Carol Teague ... Has two brothers and two sisters ... Brother Marquis currently plays professionally in Israel ... Father played at Missouri and Boston University, where he was coached by Rick Pitino ... Majored in religion at Wake ... Sponsors an AAU program for local youth in the Indianapolis area … Favorite movie is “Boys in the Hood,” and top TV shows are “The Jamie Foxx Show” and “Martin” ... Enjoys listening to R&B and Hip-Hop, especially Jay-Z ... A huge fan of professional wrestling ... Roots for his hometown Indianapolis Colts ... Enjoys vacationing in Miami ... Likes to draw ... On twitter @Teague0.

Traditional Season Stats

SeasonGPMINFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%OREBDREBREBASTTOVSTLBLKPFDD2TD3PTS+/-
Season2017 26GP 887MIN 129FGM 289FGA 44.6FG% 393PM 963PA 40.63P% 59FTM 73FTA 80.8FT% 8OREB 62DREB 70REB 186AST 77TOV 40STL 12BLK 66PF 7DD2 0TD3 356PTS 63+/-

Career Snapshot

Advanced Player Stats
YearTeamGPGSMINPTSFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%OREBDREBREBASTSTLBLKTOVPF+/-
2017MIN262688735612928944.6399640.6597380.8862701864012776663
2016IND82822657125440290944.29025235.736041586.7332973306391003221616550
2015ATL79782254123943498843.911027440.126131283.733181214470972421816770
2014ATL737222271162408887467120734.327531986.23015418451312531205139386
2013ATL797925411304456104043.87422532.931837684.6341742085288917232158117
2012ATL80782628116643997445.18924835.919922688.1251551805791172823018171
2011ATL6666218283132067247.65114934.214018575.72113815932110637134145232
2010ATL70796236113330443.8184837.5779779.4119110213845256482-124
2009ATL7137182289022739.673221.9414983.75626712234115082-40

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