John Henson

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John

Henson

2017 - 18 MPGFG%3P%FT%PPGRPGAPGBPG
SEASON 25.3 58.7 0 59.7 8.9 6.9 1.4 1.4
CAREER STATS 19.9 54.1 0 57.6 7.9 5.4 1.1 1.5

HEIGHT

6 ft11 in

/ 2.11m

WEIGHT

229 lbs

/ 103.9kg

LATEST VIDEOS

0021700821 MIL MIA RECAP

Tyler Johnson scores 19 points for the Heat in their 91-85 win over the Bucks in Dwyane Wade's return. Giannis Antetokounmpo had 23 points and 11 rebounds for Milwaukee in the loss.

0021700821 MIL MIA GIANNIS DUNK Q1

John Henson lobs a pass into Giannis Antetokounmpo who breaks away from his defender for an easy dunk.

0021700785 MIL BKN RECAP

The Bucks take care of the Nets 109-94 behind Eric Bledsoe's 28 points and John Henson's 18 rebounds. Jarrett Allen had 14 points and 7 rebounds for Brooklyn in the loss.

0021700785 MIL BKN HENSON DUNK Q1

John Henson follows up the Khris Middleton with a putback dunk.

0021700771 NYK MIL RECAP

Giannis Antetokounmpo hit a game-winning layup with less than two seconds remaining to give the Bucks a 92-90 win over the Knicks. The Greek Freak had 29 points, 11 rebounds, and 3 steals for Milwaukee. Enes Kanter recorded 17 points and 18 rebounds for New York in the loss.

0021700741 phi mil Recap

Giannis Antetokounmpo's double-double leads all scorers with 31 points and 18 rebounds as the Bucks defeat the Sixers 107- 95.

0021700741 phi mil henson oop q3

Khris Middleton finds John Henson for the alley-oop slam.

0021700741 phi mil henson block q1

Dario Saric goes in for the layup and gets blocked by John Henson.

0021700731 MIL CHI RECAP

Giannis Antetokounmpo powers the Bucks to a convincing 110-96 win over the Bulls with 27 points, 9 rebounds, and 8 assists. Lauri Markkanen recorded 17 points and 10 rebounds for Chicago in the loss.

0021700731 MIL CHI HENSON OOP Q1

Khris Middleton gets a quick lob up to John Henson for an alley-oop.

0021700731 MIL CHI HENSON AND ONE Q1

John Henson takes advantage of Zach LaVine in the post with a lay-in plus the foul.

0021700719 BKN MIL RECAP

Giannis Antetokounmpo returns to action after missing two games with knee soreness and notches a double-double with 41 points and 13 rebounds.

0021700719 BKN MIL henson oop q3

Giannis Antetokounmpo hits John Henson at the rim for the alley-oop jam.

0021700719 BKN MIL henson and1 q2 wsc

Tony Snell dishes it up to John Henson for the and-one layup.

0021700691 PHX MIL RECAP

Khris Middleton scores 35 points and dishes out six assists while Malcolm Brogdon adds 32 points to lead the Bucks to a 109-105 win over the Suns.

0021700691 PHX MIL brogdon layup q1

John Henson strips Devin Booker of the rock and dimes it up to Malcolm Brogdon for the layup.

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 0021700659 MIA MIL RECAP

Hassan Whiteside leads all scorers with 27 points and 13 rebounds as the Heat get the 106-101 victory over the Bucks.

 0021700659 MIA MIL henson alleyoop q1

Matthew Dellavedova throws it up and John Henson throws down the alley-oop slam.

0021700640 mil was recap

Giannis Antetokounmpo drops 27 points and grabs a season-high 20 rebounds as the Bucks get the 104-95 win over the Wizards.


PLAYER BIO

Professional History

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS
The only Buck in the last 25 years to record multiple games with 6+ blocks (4) before his 23rd birthday... Became the first Bucks rookie to record multiple blocks in each of his first two appearances since Dan Gadzuric did so at the start of the 2002-03 season... Had 17 points and career-highs of 25 rebounds and 7 blocks on 4/10/13 at ORL, becoming the first player to hit all three of those numbers since Shaquille O’Neal did so during the 2003-04 season... His 25 rebounds on 4/10/13 (high by an NBA rookie in 2012-13) and his 18 boards on 11/21/12 stand as the two highest single-game rebounding totals by a Bucks rookie in the last 25 seasons

2013-14 SEASON HIGHLIGHTS
Averaged 11.1 points, 7.1 rebounds, 1.6 assists and 1.7 blocks in 70 appearances during his sophomore season ... ranked among the league leaders in blocks per game (9th) and field goal percentage (.538, 13th) ... led the Bucks in blocks a team-high 40 times and paced the team in rebounding on 22 occasions ... also led the Bucks with 13 games with 10+ rebounds and 11 double-doubles ... posted streaks of 21 and 15 consecutive games with at least one blocked shot, joining Serge Ibaka and DeAndre Jordan as the only players in the league with multiple streaks of 15+ games during the season ... also recorded a streak of 17 straight road games with a block from 11/13-2/5, which was the longest such streak in the NBA ... scored 10+ points in six consecutive games from 11/30-12/10, the longest streak of his career, and tallied 10+ in 45 of his 70 games overall ... blocked a season-high 6 shots at CHA on 11/29, at CHI on 12/10 and at CHA on 12/23 – the 2nd, 3rd and 4th times he recorded 6+ rejections in his career (also 7 blocks @ ORL on 4/10/13); is the only Buck in the last 25 years to post multiple six-block games before his 23rd birthday ... scored 19 points (8-for-10, .800) and grabbed a season-high 17 rebounds on 12/6 at WAS ... scored a season-high 25 points on 12/10 at CHI to go along with 14 rebounds and 6 blocks ... played a career-high 51 minutes on 12/18 vs. NYK and had a double-double of 20 points and 14 rebounds.

PRO CAREER
2012-13: Finished his rookie season with averages of 6.0 points, 4.7 rebounds and 0.7 blocks in 63 appearances (nine starts) … led the Bucks in scoring three times, in rebounding eight times and in blocks nine times … made his NBA debut 11/7 vs. MEM and finished with 3 points, 3 rebounds and 2 blocks … posted 2 more swats in his second outing on 11/14 vs. IND, becoming the first Bucks rookie to record multiple blocks in each of his first two games since Dan Gadzuric did so at the start of the 2002-03 season … recorded first career double-double on 11/21 at MIA with 17 points and a team-high 18 rebounds … scored 20 points on 10-for-11 shooting vs. SAS on 1/2 … his 90.9 FG% on was the highest by a Bucks rookie since the 1986-87 season (min. 10 FGM) … erupted for 17 points and career-highs of 25 rebounds and 7 blocks on 4/10 at ORL … his 25 rebounds were the high game by a rookie for the season, and his overall 17/25/7 stat line was the first to hit all three of those numbers since Shaquille O’Neal did so during the 2003-04 season … scored a career-high 28 points in the season finale at OKC on 4/17 ... finished the season as the only rookie to record multiple games with 18+ rebounds … his 25 rebounds on 4/10 and his 18 boards on 11/21 stand as the two highest single-game rebounding totals by a Bucks rookie in the last 25 seasons ... received 17 DNP-CDs on the year and was designated as Inactive twice.

PLAYOFF HISTORY
(4 games, 0 starts) ... 2013: Saw time in all four of Milwaukee’s postseason games and averaged 1.5 points and 2.0 rebounds in 8.3 minutes per game.

COLLEGE
Two-time ACC Defensive Player of the Year (2011, 2012) ... First-Team All-ACC as a junior after leading the conference in shot-blocking and rebounding ... UNC’s all-time leader in blocks per game (2.56 – 12th in ACC history) and second in total swats (279 – 11th in ACC) behind Brendan Haywood ... had a career-high nine blocks on the aircraft carrier against Michigan State, tying the second-most ever by a Tar Heel ... became the 67th Tar Heel to score 1,000 points and the 18th to grab 800 rebounds ... finished his career ranked 11th in UNC history with 885 rebounds ... tied for eighth in UNC history in point/rebound double-doubles ... 2011-12: Averaged 13.7 points, 9.9 rebounds and 2.9 blocks (12th in the nation) in 29.1 minutes per game ... joined Jackie Manuel (2004, 2005) as the only Tar Heel to repeat on league’s all-defensive team ... joined Duke’s Shelden Williams (2005, 2006) as the only repeat winners of the ACC Defensive Player of the Year Award ... a CBSSports.com Third Team All-American and Second-Team NABC All-District selection ... 2010-11: Averaged 11.7 points and an ACC-leading 3.2 blocks (7th in the nation) ... ranked second in the conference in rebounding (10.1 rpg) ... named the top defensive player in the country by FoxSports.com and Yahoo! Sports ... chosen as the ACC Defensive Player of the Year ... a USBWA All-District selection ... shot 50.6% from the floor in ACC games, fourth-best in the league ... pulled down a career-high 18 boards vs. Duke in the ACC final on 3/13 ... posted 18 double-doubles (ranking 11th nationally), including nine straight from 2/27-3/25, the longest streak by a Tar Heel since Billy Cunningham had 10 in a row in 1965 ... averaged 14.0 points, 10.5 rebounds and 3.8 blocks in the four NCAA Tournament games ... 2009-10: Averaged 5.7 points, 4.4 rebounds and 1.6 blocks in 15.8 minutes per game ... blocked 35 shots in the last 15 games.

CAREER TRANSACTIONS
Selected by the Bucks with the 14th overall pick in the 2012 NBA Draft ... signed his first NBA contract with Milwaukee on 7/10/12.

PERSONAL
Born John Allen Henson on 12/28/90, in Greensboro, N.C. ... son of Matt and Annette Henson ... 2009 McDonald’s All American ... has lived in seven different states already in his life ... his father played basketball at Norfolk State ... grew six inches over his sophomore and junior year of high school ... entered UNC at just 185 pounds ... is an avid fisherman in his spare time ... for a Bucks Summer Experience in 2013, he went on a fishing trip with two Bucks fans on Lake Michigan ... a big football fan, Henson visited Lambeau Field as part of a Bucks event in 2012 ... his sister, Amber Henson, plays for Duke’s women’s basketball team ... his biggest superstition is to “knock on wood” ... on Twitter as @_John_Henson_.

Traditional Season Stats

SeasonGPMINFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%OREBDREBREBASTTOVSTLBLKPFDD2TD3PTS+/-
Season2017 52GP 1317MIN 196FGM 334FGA 58.7FG% 03PM 43PA 03P% 71FTM 119FTA 59.7FT% 105OREB 253DREB 358REB 74AST 64TOV 27STL 75BLK 148PF 8DD2 0TD3 463PTS 173+/-

Career Snapshot

Advanced Player Stats
YearTeamGPGSMINPTSFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%OREBDREBREBASTSTLBLKTOVPF+/-
2017MIL5245131746319633458.70407111959.710525335874277564148173
2016MIL5839112239215930951.50107410769.29220329557297852151-52
2015MIL57195939716429156.4010691175987134221541810964131-147
2014MIL6711122847019634656.60007813756.9124188312592813587152-76
2013MIL7023185677934463953.80109117751.417132649711341116114185-428
2012MIL63982738016233648.20305610553.31161812973119424783-36

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