Lance Thomas




SEASON 18.5 39.5 40 85.1 4 2.4 0.6 0.2
CAREER STATS 18.6 42.3 40.7 80.3 5.3 2.6 0.7 0.1


6 ft8 in

/ 2.03m


235 lbs

/ 106.6kg


0021701009 DAL NYK RECAP

The Mavericks pull away with a 110-97 win over the Knicks behind 30 points and four rebounds from Harrison Barnes.

0021700981 NYK MIL RECAP

Giannis Antetokounmpo scores 28 points with 10 rebounds to lead the Bucks over New York, 120-112.

0021700962 nyk por recap

Damian Lillard goes off for 37 points and grabs two rebounds to lead the Trail Blazers in a win over the Knicks.

0021700900 GSW NYK RECAP

Klay Thompson hit four 3-pointers and finished with 26 points as the Warriors outwork the Knicks 125-111. Emmanuel Mudiay had 20 points for New York in the loss.


Emmanuel Mudiay draws the defense in on a drive and kicks it out to Lance Thomas who hits the 3-pointer at the buzzer.

20180222 Block of the Night

Lance Thomas comes from behind to swat Bismack Biyombo's shot out of bounds.

0021700868 NYK ORL thomas block q4

Lance Thomas comes from behind and gets the huge block on Bismack Biyombo.

0021700745 BKN NYK thomas block q1

Lance Thomas recovers to block what would have been an easy score.

0021700658 NYK MEM RECAP

Tyreke Evans puts in a double-double of 23 points and 10 assists as the Grizzlies outwork the Knicks 105-99. Kristaps Porzingis scored 21 points for New York in the loss.

0021700642 nyk bkn recap

Kristaps Porzingis scores 26 points and grabs 9 rebounds as the Knicks take it to the Nets 119-104. DeMarre Carroll scored 22 points for Brooklyn in the loss.

0021700635 NOP NYK Thomas Dunk Q2

Jarrett Jack with the nice pass underneath to Lance Thomas for the slam dunk.

0021700587 NYK DAL RECAP

Kristaps Porzingis leads the way with 29 points and eight rebounds as the Knicks defeat the Mavericks 100-96.

0021700556 NYK WAS RECAP

Bradley Beal scores 27 points and John Wall adds in 25 as the Wizards take care of the Knicks at home 121-103. Michael Beasley scored 20 points off the bench for New York in the loss.

0021700550 SAS NYK RECAP

LaMarcus Aldridge scores 29 points and Kawhi Leonard scores 25 points as the Spurs get the win over the Knicks, 100-91.

0021700550 SAS NYK Thomas Buzzer Q2

Michael Beasley kicks it out to Lance Thomas for the 3-pointer that beats the buzzer to end the half.

0021700550 SAS NYK Lee Steal Q1

Courtney Lee jumps the passing lane and gets the steal then on the other end passes to Lance Thomas for the layup.

0021700532 NYK NOP RECAP

Kristaps Porzingis scores 30 points as he leads the Knicks to a 105-103 victory over the Pelicans.

0021700519 NYK SAS Recap

LaMarcus Aldridge leads the way with 25 points and five rebounds as the Spurs defeat the Knicks 119-107.

0021700509 nyk chi thomas putback q2

After Jarrett Jack missed the jumper, Lance Thomas skies to clean it up with the putback dunk.

0021700493 PHI NYK RECAP

Joel Embiid notches a double-double with 25 points and 16 rebounds to lead the Sixers to a Christmas Day victory over the Knicks.


Professional History

In 106 games (19 starts), averaged 3.0 points and 2.3 rebounds in 12.4 minutes.

In five games, averaged 1.2 points and 1.4 rebounds in 8.4 minutes with New Orleans.

Saw action in five games with the Pelicans before being waived on 11/12. Signed with the Foshan Dralions of China in December, where he played in 16 games (15 starts) and averaged 26.1 points, 10.1 rebounds, 1.0 assists and 1.6 steals in 42.4 minutes.

2012-13: In 59 games (nine starts), averaged 2.5 points and 1.9 rebounds in 10.9 minutes with the New Orleans Hornets. Started for nine consecutive games from 12/18 to 1/2.
2011-12: In 42 games (10 starts), averaged 4.0 points and 3.0 rebounds in 15.0 minutes with New Orleans. Scored in double figures on four occasions, including a career-high 18 points on 3/9. Signed by New Orleans as a free agent on December 9, 2011. Waived on December 31, 2011. Re-signed by New Orleans with 10-day contracts on February 6, 2012 and on February 16, 2012. Signed by New Orleans for the remainder of the season on February 27, 2012.

2012-13: In 19 games (19 starts), averaged 15.0 points, 7.7 Toros. Called up to the New Orleans Hornets on 12/9 and 2/6. Selected to participate in the 2012 NBA D-League All- Star Game.
2011-12: In 46 games (46 starts), averaged 12.6 points, 5.5 rebounds and 1.1 assists in 29.8 minutes with Austin.

2009-10 (Senior): In 40 games (39 starts), averaged 4.6 points and 3.6 rebounds in 25.3 minutes. Co-captain and member of Duke’s NCAA championship team. Named to the ACC All-Defensive Team. Ended career as 10th on Duke’s all-time list of offensive rebounds (255).
2008-09 (Junior): In 37 games (16 starts), averaged 5.3 points and 3.6 rebounds while shooting .626 from the field. Scored in double figures on six occasions. Averaged 7.3 points and 4.5 rebounds, while going 7-of-8 from the field in three NCAA Tournament games.
2007-08 (Sophomore): In 32 games (28 starts), averaged 4.3 points and 3.3 rebounds in 18.5 minutes. Posted a .505 field goal percentage. Recorded at least five rebounds 12 times, including eight of Duke’s 16 ACC games.
2006-07 (Freshman): In 31 games (18 starts), averaged 4.0 points and 2.5 rebounds while shooting .568 from the field.

Selected as a member of the 2012 U.S. Men’s Select Team. Member of 2011 USA Pan American Games Team. Led high school team to two New Jersey state titles and a 56-3 record over final two seasons. McDonalds All-American in 2006. Selected as member of 2006 Parade All-America second team. Named 2006 Prep-School State Player of the Year by the Newark-Star Ledger. Member of 2006 USA U18 Championship team and 2005 Youth Development Festival Blue Team. Son of Lily Irvin.

Traditional Season Stats

Season2017 64GP 1182MIN 88FGM 223FGA 39.5FG% 423PM 1053PA 403P% 40FTM 47FTA 85.1FT% 39OREB 114DREB 153REB 39AST 36TOV 26STL 14BLK 114PF 0DD2 0TD3 258PTS -119+/-

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