John Jenkins




PRESEASON 7 0 0 0 0 0.5 0 0
CAREER STATS 13 44.9 36.3 84.6 5.2 1.5 0.8 0.1


6 ft4 in

/ 1.93m


215 lbs

/ 97.5kg



Mirza Teletovic steals the ball then runs the court to finish John Jenkins' alley-oop with a dunk.


John Jenkins steals the ball back after the Suns turnover and makes the quick bucket before time expires in the third.


Isaiah Thomas heats up for 28 points with six rebounds as the Celtics beat the Suns 102 - 99 in Phoenix.

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Markieff Morris scored 18 points and grabbed four rebounds to lead the Suns past the Mavericks, 99-87.

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John Jenkins throws the alley-oop to Jeremy Evans.

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J.R. Smith scores 19 points and the Cavaliers avoid a winless preseason with a 103-97 victory over the Mavericks on Monday night.

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Shelvin Mack scored 11 of his 13 points in the second half, and the Atlanta Hawks beat the Dallas Mavericks 91-84 on Friday night.


Russell Westbrook scored 19 points in 20 minutes of play to lead the Thunder past the Mavericks, 100-88.


Dallas' new guard John Jenkins gets the steal and easy transition basket.

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John Wall records 24 points and nine assists, Nene adds a double-double as the Wizards defeat the Hawks.


The Atlanta Hawks set a single-season franchise high with their 58th victory in a 96-69 win over the Phoenix Suns.


The Atlanta Hawks set a single-season franchise high with their 58th victory in a 96-69 win over the Phoenix Suns.

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The Hawks work the rock over to Adreian Payne for the one-hand punch.


Atlanta's John Jenkins finds Mike Scott with the perfect alley-oop pass on the fast break.


John Jenkins scores a game-high 19 points in the Hawks victory over the Heat.


John Jenkins picks James Ennis' pocket and goes in for the slam with two hands.


Iman Shumpert scores 18 points and grabs eight rebounds as the Knicks drop the Hawks in Manhattan.


John Jenkins sinks the pretty baseline reverse off the pass from Al Horford.


Al Horford scores 26 points and grabs 12 rebounds as the Hawks beat the Raptors in Toronto.


Professional History

2013-14 SEASON:
Did not play in the postseason while recovering from lower back surgery ... Scored in double-figures one time during the regular season ... Assigned to Bakersfield of the NBA Development League on 12/6 and recalled on 12/13 ... Averaged 21.5 points, 6.3 rebounds, 3.5 assists and 2.0 steals in 36.3 minutes (.418 FG%, .800 FT%) in four games (all starts) with the Jam ... Missed 54 games due to low back pain (12/26-4/16) and subsequent surgery (on 2/3 in Atlanta)

2012-13 SEASON:
Ended his rookie year averaging 6.1 points, 1.5 rebounds and 0.9 assists in 14.8 minutes (.446 FG%, .384 3FG%, .843 FT%), playing in 61 games (two starts) • Ranked fifth among all NBA rookies in 3FG%, t18th in ppg and t19th in apg • Scored in double-figures 11 times, including three 20-point efforts • Played career-high 39 mins @NYK (4/17), scoring 20 points on career-high tying eight FGM • Scored 21 points and dished out six assists in 33 minutes @PHI (4/10), setting or tying career-highs in assists, FGM (8-13) and 3FGM (3-4) • Put in a career-best 23 points (career-high tying 3-3 3FGs), including his second career four-point play, in 28 minutes @SAS (4/6) • Recorded a four-point play @IND (2/5), on his way to a 14-point night • Started for the first time as a Hawk v/MIN (1/21), finishing with two rebounds and one assist in 14 minutes • Assigned to Bakersfield of the NBA D-League on 12/1, and recalled to the Hawks on 12/5 • Averaged 25.5 points, 3.5 rebounds, 3.0 assists, 1.5 steals and 33.0 minutes (.529 FG%, .400 3FG%, 1.000 FT%) in two games for Bakersfield • Missed three games due to injury (mild concussion; 3/30-4/3) • SEASON HIGHS: 23 pts @SAS (4/6), 5 rebs (2x), 6 assts @PHI (4/10), 2 stls (2x), 2 blks @MIN (1/8), 8 FGM (2x), 3 3FGM (6x), 9 FTM @IND (2/5), 39 mins @NYK (4/17).

Selected by the Hawks in the first round (23rd overall) of the 2012 NBA Draft, Jenkins was an early-entry candidate.

Led the Southeastern Conference in scoring the last two years, and was named a two-time First Team All-SEC performer... For his career, put in 16.9 ppg, 2.7 apg and 1.1 rpg in 30.6 mpg (.468 FG%, .438 3FG%, .855 FT%)... Second on Vanderbilt's career-list in three-pointers made (306) and third-best in percentage (.438)... Last season, averaged 19.9 ppg, 2.9 rpg and 1.2 apg (.474 FG%, .439 3FG%, .837 FT%), appearing in 35 games, leading the nation in three-pointers per game (3.83) and earning Third Team AP All-America honors... Averaged 19.5 ppg, 3.0 rpg and 1.2 apg as a sophomore in 2010-11, finishing second in the SEC in free throw percentage (.894)... Put up 20.8 ppg in conference contests... Started seven of 31 games in his freshman year (2009-10) , hitting 11.0 ppg... Attended Station Camp High School in Hendersonville, Tennessee, and averaged the second-most points (42.3) in Tennessee high school history.

Born in Nashville, TN ... Parents are John Jr. and Melodye Jenkins ... Has a sister, Adrianne (15) ... College teammates Festus Ezeli (Golden State) and Jeff Taylor (Charlotte) were also selected in the 2012 Draft ... Majored in Religion and Cultural Studies at Vanderbilt ... Enjoys training, hanging out with family and friends, and playing video games ... Was named Male Amateur Athlete of the Year by the Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame in 2012 ... Most admires his parents ... Would like to meet Michael Jordan ... Favorite television show is “Martin” and favorite actor is Denzel Washington ... On Twitter @JohnnyCashVU23

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