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Sacramento Kings | #15 | Center

Damian

Jones

PPG

4.3

RPG

3.1

APG

0.7

PIE

8.2

6'11" | 245lb | 25 years

Player Bio

PROFESSIONAL CAREER

Through 49 contests (22 starts) in three seasons with the Warriors, holds career averages of 3.6 ppg and 2.3 rpg in 11.9 mpg (.643 FG%, .577 FT%) • In 2017-18, averaged 1.7 ppg, 0.9 rpg, and 0.2 bpg in 5.9 mpg (.500 FG%, .600 FT%) in 15 games off the bench • Set season-highs with eight points (4-4 FGs) and 14 minutes at OKC on 4/3 • Saw action in 44 games (all starts) for the Santa Cruz Warriors of the NBA G League, averaging 12.7 ppg, 8.1 rpg, 2.0 apg Scored in double figures 39 times and recorded 14 double-doubles • In, 2016-17, appeared in 10 games with Golden State, posting 1.9 ppg and 2.3 rpg in 8.5 mpg (.500 FG%) • On 4.12 vs. LAL, scored a career-high-tying four points, adding season-highs of seven rebounds and two blocks • Made his NBA debut on 12/10 at Memphis • Inactive 64 times, including the season’s first 13 games due to surgery on 6/14/16 to repair a torn right pectoral muscle • Appeared in 31 games (21 starts) over the course of nine assignments with the Santa Cruz Warriors, averaging 11.3 ppg, 7.2 rpg, 2.1 bpg and 1.1 apg in 26.4 mpg.

BEFORE NBA

In 99 games (95 starts) during three seasons at Vanderbilt, averaged 13.3 ppg, 6.4 rpg and 1.69 bpg in 27.1 mpg • Finished his career ranked second on the Commodores’ career blocks (167) and blocks per game list, and posted the third-highest FG% in school history (.566) • A two-time First Team All-SEC honoree • As a sophomore, earned SEC All-Defensive honors • Named to the SEC All-Freshman Team

PERSONAL LIFE

Full name is Damian William Jones • Son of David and Dana Jones • Has two brothers, Darian and Darryl • Born on June 30, 1995 • Won back-to-back Louisiana state championships as a junior and senior at Scotlandville Magnet High School in Baton Rouge, where was named the state’s 5A Player of the Year as a senior and held an internship at Exxon • At Vanderbilt, was an Engineering Science major with a concentration in corporate strategy and a minor in engineering management