Jabari Parker


  • Averaged career highs in points (20.1), rebounds (6.1) and assists (2.8) per game while shooting a career-high 36.5 percent from 3-point range in 2016-17
  • Named to the 2016 USA Men’s Select Team
  • Participated in the BBVA Compass Rising Stars Challenge as part of the 2016 NBA All-Star Weekend
  • Earned NBA Eastern Conference Rookie of the Month honors for Oct./Nov in 2014
  • First teenager in over 30 years to record multiple double-doubles in his first three career games
  • Consensus First Team All-America selection at Duke
  • Finalist for the Naismith Trophy, Oscar Robertson Trophy and John R. Wooden Award

2017-18 SEASON HIGHLIGHTS ... averaged 12.6 points, 4.9 rebounds and 1.9 assists in 31 games (3 starts) … shot 48.2 percent overall and a career-high 38.3 percent from beyond the arc … Scored 25 points (9-15 FG) with five rebounds on 4/11 at PHI … scored 16 points with 12 rebounds on 4/7 at NYK … had a double-double with 13 points and 10 rebounds vs. BKN on 4/5 … tallied a season-high 35 points with a season-high 10 rebounds on 4/1 at DEN … scored a season-high 20 points (9-15 FG) with six rebounds vs. LAC on 3/21 … had 15 points (7-12 FG) vs. ATL on 3/17 … scored 14 points (6-10 FG) at ORL on 3/14 … tallied 15 points on 7-for-10 shooting at IND on 3/5 … had 13 points with seven rebounds vs. PHI on 3/4 … tallied a then-season-high 19 points (6-10 FG, 2-3 3FG) on 2/27 vs. WAS … scored a then-season-high 18 points (7-14 FG, 2-3 3FG) with six rebounds vs. NOP on 2/25 … had 12 points (5-8 FG) vs. DEN on 2/15 … had 11 points at BKN on 2/4 … scored 12 points (4-7 FG) in his season debut on 2/2 vs. NYK … inactive for the first 50 games of the 2017-18 season while recovering from a torn ACL suffered on 2/8/17 last season … scored in double figures 20 times … scored 20+ points 3 times … hauled in 10+ rebounds 3 times … has 3 double-doubles.

PRO CAREER ... 2016-17: Averaged career highs in points (20.1), rebounds (6.1), assists (2.8) and minutes (33.9) per game while shooting a career-high 36.5 percent from 3-point range in 51 games (50 starts) before suffering a torn left ACL vs. MIA on 2/8, which sidelined him for the remainder of the season … posted 27 points and 11 rebounds at DEN on 2/3 … tallied his first double-double of the season at TOR on 1/27 with 21 points and a season-high 13 rebounds … had 28 points, eight rebounds and seven assists vs. HOU on 1/23 … scored 20+ points in a career-long four straight games from 1/6-1/13 … posted 28 points, eight rebounds, seven assists and two steals vs. WAS on 1/8 … had 27 points on 10-of-15 shooting at CHI on 12/31 … scored 31 points with nine rebounds and a career-high-tying seven assists at DET on 12/28 … posted 30 points and nine rebounds vs. CLE on 12/20 … made a career-high five 3-pointers vs. ORL on 11/21, while scoring 22 points … scored a season-high 33 points on 11/10 vs. NOP, scoring 30+ points for the second time in his career … scored in double-figures in 46 games … had three games with 10+ rebounds … scored 20+ points 28 times … had three 30+ point games … had two double-doubles.

2015-16: Played in 76 games (72 starts) and averaged 14.1 points, 5.2 rebounds and 1.7 assists while shooting 49.3 percent from the field … tallied a career-high 36 points on a career-high 16 field goals with five assists and four rebounds on 2/29 vs. HOU … scored 20+ points in a career-long three straight games from 3/30-4/3 … posted 26 points on a career-high 85.7 percent shooting (12-for-14, min. 10 FGA) on 4/1 vs. ORL … recorded consecutive double-doubles for the second time in his career on 2/19 vs. CHA and 2/20 at ATL … had a career-high 13 rebounds and a then-career-high 28 points on 2/20 at ATL … posted his first 20/10 game of his career on 2/19 vs. CHA, finishing with 23 points and 11 rebounds … made season debut vs. PHI on 11/4 after recovering from a torn ACL in his left knee … posted double-figure scoring in 59 games … had six double-doubles … had three 20/10 games … tallied 20+ points in 11 games.

2014-15: Injured left knee (ACL) in the third quarter at PHX on 12/15 and missed the remainder of the season … earned NBA Eastern Conference Rookie of the Month honors for Oct./Nov. after he helped lead the Bucks to a 10-8 mark by averaging 11.9 points (T-1st among rookies), 6.1 rebounds (2nd), 1.7 assists (7th) and 1.33 steals (2nd) per game … hit a season-high 11 field goals on 12/2 at CLE … went 13-of-14 from the free-throw line on 11/29 vs. HOU, becoming just the fifth teenager in last 30 seasons with at least 13 free throws made in a game (LeBron James, Kevin Durant, Kobe Bryant, Carmelo Anthony) … scored season-high 23 points at BKN in a triple-overtime game on 11/20 … recorded first NBA double-double with 11 points and 10 rebounds in the home opener on 10/31 vs. PHI … followed that with another double-double (13 pts/11 reb) in WAS on 11/1, making him the first teenager in 30 years to record multiple double-doubles in first three career games.

2014 NBA Summer League: Played in five games (five starts) and averaged 15.6 points, 8.2 rebounds and 1.4 assists in 28.4 minutes per game ... recorded Summer League highs of 20 points and 15 rebounds in the final game against GSW on 7/18.

INTERNATIONAL CAREER … Named to the 2016 USA Men’s Select Team, which trained with the USA Basketball Men’s National Team before their appearance in the 2016 Summer Olympics.

COLLEGE ... 2013-14: Consensus First Team All-America selection ... also earned honors as a First Team All-ACC member, ACC Rookie of the Year and USBWA National Freshman of the Year ... averages of 19.1 points per game and 8.7 rebounds per game were both Top-50 in the nation, with the points per game marking the fourth-highest effort by an ACC freshman ever ... fourth freshman in ACC history to lead the league in rebounding ... with 670 points and 306 rebounds became the 14th player in Duke history to record 600+ points and 300+ rebounds in the same season ... sixth ACC freshman to ever reach the 600-point plateau ... first Duke freshman to lead the team in both scoring and rebounding ... posted a career-high 30 points (10-of-17, .588) to go along with 11 boards in a win vs. UNC on 3/8/14 ... that 30-point effort was the most by a Duke freshman in the 238 all-time games played against rival UNC on 3/8/14 ... grabbed season-high 16 rebounds on 2/8/14 vs. Boston College ... scored 10+ points in 18 straight games to end the season and 33 times overall, breaking the Duke freshman record for double-figure scoring games held by Gene Banks (1978) and Luol Deng (2004) ... 14 double-doubles were the most by a freshman in Duke history ... additional honors earned include: First Team All-America from The Associated Press, NABC, USBWA, Sporting News and Sports Illustrated; finalist for the Naismith Trophy, Oscar Robertson Trophy and John R. Wooden Award; honored as the top freshman in the country through the Integris Wayman Tisdale Award by the USBWA ... named ACC Rookie of the Week a record 10 times ... on the All-ACC Academic Team.

CAREER TRANSACTIONS ... Selected by the Milwaukee Bucks with the second-overall pick in the 2014 NBA Draft on 6/26/14 ... signed his first NBA contract with Milwaukee on 7/9/14.

PERSONAL ... Son of Lola and Sonny Parker ... has two older brothers, Darryl and Christian, and two older sisters, Iman and Tilah ... mother is a native of Tonga and immigrated to the U.S. when she was 3 ... father was selected with the 17th pick in the 1976 NBA Draft by Golden State and played six seasons in the NBA, averaging 9.9 points, 4.1 rebounds and 2.1 assists per game ... Darryl played basketball at Oregon ... Christian played basketball at BYU-Hawaii ... has two uncles, Harvey Unga and Tony Moeaki, who played in the NFL ... has volunteered in his community with People United to Serve Humanity (PUSH), the Salvation Army, and New Beginnings Church, and is a senior citizen youth ambassador in association with the LDS Hyde Park Ward ... took on an ambassador role with Milwaukee Public Schools (MPS) in 2015, becoming the face of the organization’s initiative to improve student attendance … on Twitter as @JabariParker.


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