Maurice Harkless

#4F

Maurice

Harkless

HEIGHT

6 ft9 in

/ 2.06m

WEIGHT

220 lbs

/ 99.8kg

LATEST VIDEOS

0021800342 POR SAS RECAP

DeMar DeRozan leads San Antonio with 36 points to go along with eight rebounds as the Spurs get the win over the Trail Blazers, 131-118.

0021800046_Portland Trail Blazers with 6 3-pointers in the 4th Quarter vs. Washington Wizards

0041700163 POR NOP GAME 3 RECAP

Anthony Davis scores 28 points with 11 rebounds and Nikola Mirotic adds a playoff career-high 30 points, as the New Orleans Pelicans blow out the Portland Trail Blazers, 119-102 to take a commanding 3-0 series lead.

0041700162 nop por game 2 recap

Jrue Holiday dominates with 33 points and nine assists to lead the Pelicans to a 111-102 Game 2 win over the Blazers.

0021701100 por okc recap

The Trail Blazers win 108-105 and record their first-ever season sweep of the Thunder with help from CJ McCollum after racking up 34 points and four rebounds.

0021701086 BOS POR RECAP

Marcus Morris leads the Celtics to a road win with 30 points and two rebounds as the Celtics top the Blazers 105-100.

0021701086 BOS POR harkless dunk q2 wsc

Maurice Harkless catches the lob from Damian Lillard and throws down the slam.

0021701064 hou por recap

The Rockets snap the Trail Blazers 13-game winning streak with a 115-111 victory as James Harden erupts for 42 points and grabs six rebounds.

0021701049 por lac recap

Damian Lillard totals 23 points and two assists while CJ McCollum and Maurice Harkless add 21 points apiece to lead the Blazers in a 122-109 win over the Clippers.

0021701049 por lac harkless reverse q2 wsc

Maurice Harkless catches the lob from Jusuf Nurkic and sinks the reverse layup.

0021701045 DET POR RECAP

Damian Lillard scores 24 points with eight assists and seven rebounds to lead Portland over Detroit, 100-87.

0021701045 DET POR Hakless Layup Q2

Damian Lillard with the nice pass underneath to Maurice Harkless for the layup.

0021701028 CLE POR RECAP

CJ McCollum scores 29 points and dishes out three assists against the Cavaliers as the Blazers clinch their 11th straight win.

0021701004 MIA POR RECAP

The Miami Heat came up short to the Portland Trailblazers with the final score being 115-99. Damian Lillard dominated the game with 32 points, 10 assists, and 5 rebounds.

0021700911 SAC POR Harkless Slam Q1

Off the Kings turnover, Maurice Harkless takes it to the rim for the slam dunk.

0021700889 POR PHX RECAP

Damian Lillard scores 40 points and CJ McCollum adds 21 as the Trail Blazers defeat the Suns.

0021700889 POR PHX Al-Farouq Aminu dunk Q1

Maurice Harkless makes the steal on the inbounds play and dishes the pass to Al-Farouq Aminu for the 2 hand slam.

0021700882 POR UTA RECAP

C. J. McCollum and Damian Lillard score 26 and 24 points respectively as the Blazers get a win on the road over the Jazz 100-81. Donovan Mitchell scored 21 points for Utah in the loss.

0021700882 POR UTA DAVIS DUNK Q4 WSC

Maurice Harkless gets stuck under the basket so he swings the ball to a cutting Ed Davis for a two-handed stuff.

0021700864 GSW POR RECAP

The Blazers beat the Warriors in a shootout, 123-117. Damian Lillard goes for 44 points and 8 assists while C. J. McCollum scored 29 points. Kevin Durant was also exceptional, scoring 50 points for Golden State in the loss.


PLAYER BIO

Professional History

2013-14 SEASON:
Averaged 7.4 ppg., 3.3 rpg., 1.0 apg. and 1.21 stlpg. in 24.4 minpg. (80 games)…Made 41 starts – 9.0 ppg., 3.9 rpg., 1.3 apg., 1.32 stlpg., 30.6 minpg. (367 pts., 159 rebs., 53 asts., 54 stls., 31 blks., 1,253 mins.)... • Ranked sixth in the NBA in steals-to-turnover ratio (1.13, 97/86)... • Led (or tied) the team in scoring three times and in rebounding twice... • Scored in double figures 30 times and had 20+ points three times, including a season-high 22 points on Jan. 6 @ L.A. Clippers and Feb. 25 @ Washington... • Had one double-double: 12 points and a season-high 10 rebounds on Mar. 8 @ San Antonio... • Recorded at least one steal 54 times and had two-or-more steals 31 times, including a season-high five steals on Mar. 5 vs. Houston... • Tallied at least one blocked shot 32 times and had two-or-more blocks 12 times, including a season-high three blocks four times, last on Apr. 4 @ Charlotte... • DNP-CD twice (Dec. 13, Jan. 19).

PREVIOUS SEASONS:
2012-13: Played in 76 games during his rookie campaign with Orlando, averaging 8.2 ppg., 4.4 rpg. and 1.16 stlpg. in 26.0 minpg….Had a steals-to-turnover ratio of 1.28 (88/69)…Made 59 starts, averaging 9.5 ppg., 4.8 rpg. and 1.36 stlpg. in 29.9 minpg. during that span…Ranked sixth in the NBA in steals-to-turnover ratio and 40th in steals…Also ranked among all NBA rookies in scoring (11th), rebounding (9th), field goal percentage (8th, .461), steals (2nd), blocked shots (8th, 0.82 blkpg.) and minutes played (T-7th)…Led (or tied) the team in scoring four times and in rebounding four times…Scored in double figures 29 times and 20-plus points four times, including a career-high 28 points on Apr. 1 @ Houston…Recorded one double-double, the first of his NBA career, with 19 points and a career-high 14 rebounds on Feb. 2 @ Milwaukee…Had at least one steal in 50 games and two-or-more steals 22 times, including a career-high six steals on Mar. 15 @ Oklahoma City…Had at least one blocked shot 38 times and two-or-more blocks in 16 outings, including a career-high four blocks four times, the last on Mar. 22 @ Oklahoma City...Logged a career-high 51 minutes on Apr. 10 vs. Milwaukee...Made his NBA debut on Nov. 7 @ Minnesota (seven points, five rebounds, two assists, three steals and two blocks in 22 minutes)…Made first NBA start on Nov. 21 vs. Detroit (seven points, four rebounds, two assists and one block in 21 minutes)…DNP-CD six times.

CAREER TRANSACTIONS:
Selected by Philadelphia in the first round (15th overall) of the 2012 NBA Draft…Traded from Philadelphia to Orlando as part of a four-team, 12 player deal (Aug. 10, 2012).

COLLEGE:
Played and started all 32 games during his freshman season (2011-12) at St. John’s University, averaging 15.5 ppg., 8.6 rpg., 1.5 apg., 1.59 stlpg. and 1.41 blkpg. in 36.1 minpg….Led the Red Storm in rebounding, blocked shots and minutes played, while finishing second in scoring and steals…Ranked second in the nation among freshmen in rebounding and sixth in scoring…Named the Big East Conference Rookie of the Year…Also earned All-Big East Honorable Mention…Scored in double figures 26 times and had 20-plus points seven times, including a career-high 32 points vs. Providence on Dec. 27…Recorded 11 double-doubles.

PERSONAL:
Full name is Maurice Jose Harkless…Son of Rosa Harkless…Has two siblings…Majored in communications at St. John’s…Born and raised in New York City…Attended Forest Hills High School in Queens, N.Y., before transferring to South Kent in Connecticut prior to his senior season…Named MVP at the 2011 Kobe Bryant Classic in Philadelphia…Was named the New York Daily News’ Queens High School Player of the Year in 2009-10…In 2012-13, helped serve Thanksgiving breakfast at the Coalition for the Homeless…Participated in a fundraising event to raise money for the Children’s Miracle Network in March of 2013…Lists Will Smith and Adam Sandler as his favorite actors…Favorite food is crab legs…Enjoys listening to Jay-Z and Drake.


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