Nazr Mohammed

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Nazr

Mohammed

2015 - 16 MPGFG%3P%FT%PPGRPGAPGBPG
SEASON 2 50 0 0 0.4 0.6 0 0.2
CAREER STATS 15.8 48.6 0 64 5.8 4.7 0.4 0.6

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LATEST VIDEOS

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LeBron James took over with 33 points, 8 rebounds and 5 assists as the Cavaliers overwhelmed the Bulls 106-91 in Game 2 to tie the series 1-1.

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Derrick Rose's 34 points and 8 boards powered the Bulls to a double overtime win over the Bucks to extend their series lead to 3-0.

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Michael Carter-Williams' 21 point, 10 rebound night powered the Bucks to a 95-91 win over the Bulls in Milwaukee.

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Nazr Mohammed battles for the board off the missed free throw and puts it in before the first quarter horn.

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Robin Lopez tries to get the inside bucket in traffic and Nazr Mohammed is there for the rejection.

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Earl Clark drives to the basket with the thunderous dunk over Nazr Mohammed.

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Nazr Mohammed grabs the loose ball, gets fouled and sinks the shot.

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Derrick Rose drops off the nice no-look dime to Nazr Mohammed for the layup.

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Derrick Rose missed the first NBA game played in South America with soreness in his surgically repaired left knee, sitting out the Bulls' win over the Wizards.

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Nazr Mohammed uses a series of fakes in the paint to break free for the slam dunk.

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Nazr Mohammed is ejected from Game 3 after pushing LeBron James to the floor following a technical foul from James.

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Chicago's Nazr Mohammed talks with TNT's Craig Sager about how the Bulls rebound in Game 3.

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The Bulls' Nazr Mohammed makes a nice move on the baseline to get free and throws one down.

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Amir Johnson records 24 points and nine boards, Rudy Gay adds 23 points as the Raptors defeat the Bulls.

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Luol Deng scores 20 points, Carlos Boozer has 18 and the Bulls overcome the absence of starting center Joakim Noah to earn a victory over the Pacers.

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David West scores 31 points and grabs seven rebounds as the Pacers drop the Bulls in Indianapolis.

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Nazr Mohammed gets fouled and finishes with a powerful slam.

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The Bulls' defense shuts down the Wizards' ofense.

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Nazr Mohammed passes to Luol Deng for the hoop and harm.

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Nazr Mohammed follows the miss with the putback jam.


PLAYER BIO

Professional History

2013-14 SEASON:
Appeared in 80 games (one start) for the Bulls in his 16th NBA season, averaged 1.6 points, 2.2 rebounds 0.3 assists, 0.2 steals and 0.4 blocks in 7.0 minutes.

PREVIOUS SEASONS:
2012-13 (Chicago): Played in 63 games (12 starts) and averaged 2.6 ppg, 3.1 rpg, 0.51 bpg, 0.4 apg, 11.0 mpg and shot .367 from the field and .723 from the stripe … in 12 games as a starter, he averaged 7.3 ppg, 7.8 rpg, 1.0 apg, 1.00 bpg and 0.58 spg in 26.0 mpg … led the team in rebounds three times … scored in double figures four times and in rebounds five times … notched two double-doubles … grabbed 11 boards and added three blocks versus ORL (04/05) … notched his first double-double of the season with season highs of 12 points and 12 rebounds at WAS (04/02) ... tallied a then season-high 10 rebounds at MIN (03/24) … scored in double-figures for the first time on the year with 11 points and also had seven rebounds and three assists in 31 minutes versus IND (03/23) ... went for nine points and seven boards against UTH (03/08) … recorded 19 DNP-CD’s … 2013 Playoffs: Played in 12 games and averaged 3.8 ppg, 2.7 rpg and 0.58 bpg in 9.5 mpg; shot .512 from the floor.

2011-12 (Oklahoma City): In 63 games (one start), he averaged 2.7 ppg and 2.7 rpg in 11.0 mpg … scored a season-high with 17 points (7-13 FG) versus HOU (01/07) … recorded 10 games with five or more rebounds … posted three-plus blocks twice … recorded three DNP–CDs … 2012 Playoffs: Saw action in eight games, as the Thunder advanced to the NBA Finals … he averaged 2.3 ppg and 2.0 rpg in 10.4 mpg, and shot .500 from the field and .500 from the line …

2010-11 (Charlotte/Oklahoma City): In 75 games (37 starts) with Charlotte and Oklahoma City, he averaged 7.1 ppg and 4.9 rpg in 17.1 mpg … in 24 games with the Thunder (seven starts), he posted 6.9 ppg and 4.8 rpg in 17.9 mpg … scored a season-high 15 points (7-11 FG) versus DEN (4/8) … made OKC debut versus IND (03/02) and scored eight points (3-7 FG) and pulled down seven rebounds … scored 10-plus points six times … 2011 Playoffs (Oklahoma City): Saw action in 14 games, and averaged 2.3 ppg and 3.3 rpg in 10.6 mpg …

2009-10 (Charlotte): Appeared in 58 games, with 29 starts, where he averaged 7.9 ppg and 5.2 rpg in 17.0 mpg … scored in double figures on 19 occasions, including two games with 20 or more points … recorded six games with double-figure in rebounds, tallied four double-doubles … led the team in scoring three times, rebounding six times and in blocks 10 times … posted two games with at least 20 points and at least 15 rebounds … 2010 Playoffs (Charlotte): Appeared in four games with Charlotte and averaged 6.0 ppg, 2.0 rpg and 12.0 mpg …

2008-09 (Charlotte): Played in 39 games and averaged 2.7 ppg and 2.0 rpg in 8.7 mpg … scored a season-high 12 points at ORL (04/15) … led or tied for team honors in blocked shots four times and in steals once …

2007-08 (Detroit/Charlotte): Appeared in 82 games for Charlotte and Detroit … posted averages 7.8 ppg and 6.0 rpg in 20.1 mpg … played in 61 games (29 starts) for the Bobcats … averaged 9.3 ppg, 6.9 rpg and 1.1 apg in 23.3 mpg for the Bobcats … scored in double figures 27 times and reached double figures in rebounds 15 times … tallied 11 double-doubles …

2006-07 (Detroit): Appeared in 51 games (33 starts) and averaged 5.6 ppg on .532 shooting and 4.5 rpg in 15.2 mpg … scored in double-figures 10 times, including a season-high 19-point outing versus ATL (12/23) … grabbed 10-plus rebounds four times … tallied two double-doubles … 2007 Playoffs (Detroit): Played in two games with Detroit and averaged 2.5 ppg and 1.5 rpg in 3.0 mpg …

2005-06 (San Antonio): Appeared in 80 games (30 starts) and posted averages of 6.2 ppg and 5.2 rpg in 17.4 mpg ... shot .504 (190-377 FG) from the field and a career-best .785 (113-144 FT) from the free-throw line … ranked fourth in the NBA in offensive rebounds per 48 minutes (5.5) and ninth in total rebounds per 48 minutes (14.5) … tied a career-high with 30 points (13-21 FG) and added 16 rebounds versus PHO (03/17) … 2006 Playoffs (San Antonio): Appeared in eight games (three starts) and posted averages of 4.5 ppg and 3.9 rpg in 11.8 mpg …

2004-05 (New York/San Antonio): Appeared in 77 games for New York and San Antonio, as he averaged 9.5 ppg, 7.6 rpg and 1.12 bpg in 25.1 mpg … 2005 Playoffs (San Antonio): Started every game during San Antonio’s run to the 2005 NBA Championship, he averaged 7.1 ppg, 6.7 rpg, 1.00 bpg and 23.0 mpg in 23 games …

2003-04 (Atlanta/New York): Appeared in 80 games for Atlanta and New York, and averaged 7.4 ppg and 5.9 rpg in 20.1 mpg … 2004 Playoffs (New York): Started all four games in New York’s First Round playoff series with New Jersey … averaged 10.3 ppg and 5.8 rpg in 24.3 mpg …

2002-03 (Atlanta): Averaged 4.6 ppg and 3.7 rpg in 12.7 mpg in 35 games for Atlanta … started the year on the injured list due to a stress fracture in the fifth metatarsal of his right foot (returned to action 12/10) … tests in March revealed another stress fracture in his right foot … underwent surgery and missed the final 20 games of the season …

2001-02 (Atlanta): Averaged 9.7 ppg, 7.9 rpg and 26.4 mpg in 82 games (73 starts) for Atlanta … finished with 20 or more points five times, including a career-best 30 points at LAC (11/15) … posted single season career-highs in games (82), minutes (2,168), points (795) and rebounds (651) …

2000-01 (Philadelphia/Atlanta): Appeared in 58 games for Philadelphia and Atlanta, as he averaged 7.6 ppg …

1999-00 (Philadelphia): Averaged 1.9 ppg and 1.8 rpg in 6.8 mpg in 28 games for the 76ers …

1998-99 (Philadelphia): Appeared in 26 games as a rookie … posted averages of 1.6 ppg and 1.4 rpg in 4.7 mpg.

CAREER TRANSACTIONS:
Drafted by the Utah Jazz in the first round (29th overall) of the 1998 NBA Draft … draft rights were traded to the Philadelphia 76ers for a future first-round draft pick (06/24/98) … acquired by the Atlanta Hawks from Philadelphia, along with Theo Ratliff, Toni Kukoc and Pep Sanchez in exchange for Dikembe Mutombo and Roshown McLeod (02/22/01) … acquired by the New York Knicks in a three-team trade in which Atlanta received Joel Przybilla from the Milwaukee Bucks and Michael Doleac and a 2005 second-round draft pick from New York; New York acquired Tim Thomas from Milwaukee and traded Keith Van Horn to Milwaukee (02/15/04) … sent to San Antonio, along with Jamison Brewer, for Malik Rose and conditional first-round picks in 2005 and 2006 (02/24/05) … signed as a free agent with the Detroit Pistons (07/18/06) … acquired by the Charlotte Bobcats for Primoz Brezec and Walter Herrmann (12/14/07) … traded to the Oklahoma City Thunder for Morris Peterson and D.J. White (02/24/11) … signed as a free agent with the Chicago Bulls (07/27/12) … re-signed by Chicago (07/11/13).

COLLEGE:
Played three seasons at Kentucky, where he helped the Wildcats advance to the NCAA Championship Game every season … was a member of the Wildcats NCAA Championship teams in both 1996 and 1998 … as a junior earned First Team All-SEC honors … appeared in 39 games and averaged 12.0 ppg and 7.2 rpg in 21.0 mpg while shooting .597 (190-318 FG) from the field … as a sophomore he had 12 points and 11 rebounds in Kentucky’s loss to Arizona in the 1997 NCAA Tournament Championship Game … ranks eighth on the school’s all-time list in both career field goal percentage (.553) and blocks (94) … played for Rick Pitino and former teammates include Antoine Walker, Tony Delk, Derek Anderson, Ron Mercer, Walter McCarty, Mark Pope, Scott Padgett and Jamaal Magloire.

PERSONAL:
Full name is Nazr Tahiru Mohammed (pronounce NAH-zee) … he and his wife, Mandy, have two daughters, Amani and Sanaa, and a son, Nasir … created The Nazr Mohammed Foundation which is committed to being a charitable member of the global community by supporting a multitude of worthy causes through personal donations, fundraisers, camps, grants and scholarships … in August 2012, his foundation hosted the Kenwood Academy Capital Improvements Fundraiser … his brother, Alhaji, played at the University of Louisville for Rick Pitino … studied Business Management at Kentucky … enjoys playing golf in his spare time.

Traditional Season Stats

SeasonGPMINFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%OREBDREBREBASTTOVSTLBLKPFDD2TD3PTS+/-
Season2015 5GP 19MIN 3FGM 5FGA 60FG% 03PM 03PA 03P% 2FTM 2FTA 100FT% 1OREB 3DREB 4REB 0AST 3TOV 0STL 0BLK 4PF 0DD2 0TD3 8PTS+/-

Career Snapshot

Advanced Player Stats
YearTeamGPGSMINPTSFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%OREBDREBREBASTSTLBLKTOVPF+/-
2015OKC5019835600002210013400034
2014CHI23012827133043.30001333.3112738345716
2013CHI8015621245412642.9000163053.3661091752014303777
2012CHI63126921666618036.7020344772.3731221952621322497
2011OKC6316921717916946.7010132356.55911117014203726101
2010OKC2474281657513157.3000152462.54670116616101963
2010CHA513085037015931750.2010528859.19415825217144651121
2009CHA582998445918934255.30008112564.811419030428154353105
2008CHA3913411044110140.600022405535447985162363
2007CHA61291422570244469520008213361.716525642166385290194
2007DET21022769285947.5010133043.32944736781136
2006DET513377328611822253.2000508261891402299274043133
2005SAS8030138949319037750.400011314478.516325541840214991220
2004SAS2354131425514238.7000325657.1786914785332764
2004NYK5454152058923446050.901012117170.816927043926535381172
2003NYK272367324710819256.3000315952.5771302071633254182
2003ATL53193334513828049.30006911062.710116626720222755113
2002ATL3504501606715942.1000264163.44782129616212579
2001ATL8273217079532971346.101013722261.7242409651336361118252
2000ATL281971634513528148010759876.5971552521723285573
2000PHI30319896418846.6000142850183755267940
1999PHI28319054215438.9000122254.516345024121829
1998PHI26012142154235.7000122157.11819372541222

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