Justin Jackson




SEASON 19.6 42.9 29.9 65.2 6 2.5 1 0.2
CAREER STATS 19.6 42.9 29.9 65.2 6 2.5 1 0.2


6 ft8 in

/ 2.03m


210 lbs

/ 95.3kg


0021700871 okc sac Recap

Russell Westbrook buries the game-winning three and notches his 18th triple-double of the season as he leads the Thunder to a 110-107 victory over the Kings.

0021700860 SAC HOU RECAP

James Harden puts up 28 points, 9 rebounds, and 9 assists for the Rockets in a 100-91 win over the Kings. Bogdan Bogdanovic scored 20 points for Sacramento in the loss.


After a steal, Justin Jackson lobs a pass to Willie Cauley-Stein in transition for the alley-oop.

0021700851 SAC DAL RECAP

Zach Randolph scores 22 points as the Sacramento Kings cruise to a 114-109 victory over the Dallas Mavericks.

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Justin Jackson pulls up for a floater that connects while being fouled for a three-point play.

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Damian Lillard scores 50 points to go along with 6 assists to lead the Trail Blazers to a win over the Kings, 118-100.

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Justin Jackson misses the floater but gets his own rebound and puts it back in, plus the foul.

0021700795 CHI SAC RECAP

Bogdan Bogdanovic leads the Kings to a 104-98 win over the Bulls with 15 points and four rebounds.

0021700783 DAL SAC RECAP

The Dallas Mavericks take home the win at the Sacramento Kings house with all starting five scoring in the double digits on February 3, 2018

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Kevin Durant goes for 33 points as the Warriors beat the Kings 119-104 and advance to 11-0 on the season following a loss. Zach Randolph scored 18 points for Sacramento in the loss.

0021700457 SAC BKN JACKSON AND1 Q2

Kostas Koufos dishes it to Justin Jackson to drain the jumper and grabs the foul.

0021700204 SAC ATL RECAP

Four different Hawks come off the bench and score in double figures as Atlanta downs the Kings 126-80. Dewayne Dedmon had a game-high 14 rebounds to go along with 20 points.

0021700158 OKC SAC RECAP

Buddy Hield scores 21 points off the bench as the Kings take down the Thunder despite a Russell Westbrook triple-double for their second win of the season, 94-86.


Vince Carter gets the outlet pass ahead to Justin Jackson for the easy dunk.

0021700109 SAC BOS RECAP

Kyrie Irving scores 22 points and dishes out 5 assists as the Celtics defeat the Kings, 113-86.

0021700069 VO NOP SAC RECAP

DeMarcus Cousins finishes with a monster double-double (41 points, 23 rebounds) in his first return to Sacramento as he leads the Pelicans to a 114-106 victory over the Kings.


Willie Cauley-Stein gets the steal then passes to Justin Jackson on the fast break who passes back for the alley-oop finish.

0021700048 sac phx Recap

Devin Booker scores 22 points and five assists to lead the Phoenix Suns to a 117-115 win over the Sacramento Kings.

0021700024 SAC DAL RECAP

George Hill scores 21 points and grabs five rebounds to lead the Kings past the Mavericks, 93-88. Harrison Barnes scores 24 points in the loss.

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Justin Jackson drives and knocks down the floater for his first basket as a King.


Professional History


An early entry candidate, selected by the Portland Trail Blazers in the first round (15th overall) of the 2017 NBA Draft … Draft rights acquired by the Kings along with draft rights to Harry Giles (20th overall) from the Portland Trail Blazers in exchange for the draft rights to Zach Collins (10th overall) on the night of the Draft (6/22/17) ... Signed a multi-year contract with the Kings (7/6/17).


First draft entrant out of North Carolina acquired on draft night by Sacramento since 1991 ... Pete Chilcutt was the last player out of UNC to join the Kings after Sacramento drafted him with the 27th pick in the first round ... The first Tar Heel draft entrant since 1995 to win a national title the season before being acquired by the Kings ... The last person was Tyus Edney who was drafted by Sacramento in the second round with the 47th overall pick. Las Vegas Summer League (2017): Averaged 16.7 ppg (.379 FG%), 3.3 rpg, 2.3 apg, 0.3 spg, 0.3 bpg and 32.3 mpg in six games.

COLLEGE (North Carolina 2014-16)

In three seasons at the University of North Carolina (2014-15,15-16, 16-17), averaged 13.8 ppg (.459 FG%, .339 3pt%, .713 FT%), 4.1 rpg, 2.7 apg and 29.1 mpg in 118 games … One of two Tar Heels players with 1,600 career points, 150 three-pointers, 400 rebounds and 300 assists (Rick Fox, 1987-91) ... As a junior, selected as a consensus First Team All-American and ACC Player of the Year while helping UNC win its sixth national title ... One of three Tar Heels to win ACC POY and a national championship in the same season ... Led the Tar Heels in scoring (18.3 ppg) during the regular season while averaging a career-high 4.7 rpg along with 2.8 apg and 32.0 mpg in 40 games (39 starts)… Set UNC single-season record with 105 three-pointers ... Also led the team in scoring during their title run, averaging 19.5 ppg while pacing the team in field goals (41), three-pointers (15), assists (22) and steals (9) ... Knocked down a career-high seven three-pointers on 13 tries and finished with a team-high 27 points (9-19 FG, 2-2 FT) in a win vs. Davidson (12/7/16) ... Scored 34 points for a new career-high vs. Kentucky (12/17/16)... Earned All-South Region and All-FInal Four honors for his tournament play ... His defensive help limited Malik Monk, Dillon Brooks, and Nigel Williams-Goss to a combined 11-of-38 from the floor during the tournament ... Led all players in scoring in the Elite Eight vs. Kentucky with 19 (3/26/17) ... Encored his scoring showcase leading all remaining tournament players with 22 points in the Final Four vs. Oregon (4/1/17) ... Recorded 16 points (6-19 FG, 0-9 3pt, 4-5 FT) in the team's championship game over Gonzaga (4/3/17) ... As a sophomore ranked fourth on the team in scoring and assists, after 12 averaging 12.2 ppg, 2.8 apg, 3.9 rpg and 28.4 mpg in 40 games (38 starts) ... Ranked among the ACC's leaders in assist-to-turnover ratio (2.78) ... Top Single-Game Performances: Helped UNC in the Final Four by tying the team-high with 16 points in a win vs. Syracuse (4/2/16) ... As a freshman, averaged 10.7 ppg (.477 FG%, .304 3pt%, .710 FT%), 3.7 rpg, 2.3 apg and 26.7 mpg in 38 games (37 starts) ... Voted by ACC coaches and media to the conference's All-Freshmen Team ... Averaged 12.8 points during the ACC Tournament to earn him a selection to the All-ACC Tournament Second Team ... During UNC's Sweet 16 NCAA Tournament run, was the team's second leading scorer at 15.0 ppg.


The Texas Native chose uniform No. 44 at UNC in honor of Hall of Famer George Gervin ... His father, Lloyd, ran track at Blinn Junior College and his mother, Sharon, played basketball there.

Traditional Season Stats

Season2017 44GP 863MIN 109FGM 254FGA 42.9FG% 323PM 1073PA 29.93P% 15FTM 23FTA 65.2FT% 20OREB 89DREB 109REB 42AST 26TOV 16STL 8BLK 44PF 0DD2 0TD3 265PTS -438+/-

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