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Utah Jazz | #23 | Forward-Center

Lauri

Markkanen

PPG

23.4

RPG

8.6

APG

1.9

PIE

13.9

HEIGHT

7'0" (2.13m)

WEIGHT

240lb (109kg)

COUNTRY

Finland

LAST ATTENDED

Arizona

AGE

26 years

BIRTHDATE

May 22, 1997

DRAFT

2017 R1 Pick 7

EXPERIENCE

6 Years

7'0" | 240lb | 26 years

DRAFT

2017 R1 Pick 7

BIRTHDATE

May 22, 1997

COUNTRY

Finland

LAST ATTENDED

Arizona

EXPERIENCE

6 Years

Last 5 Games

Game DateMatchupW/LMINPTSFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%OREBDREBREBASTSTLBLKTOVPF+/-
FEB 15, 2024UTA vs. GSWL342062326.141136.4441005914300118
FEB 14, 2024UTA vs. LALL341661540.02728.62210026810121-16
FEB 12, 2024UTA vs. GSWL341981747.13742.9000.005501011-26
FEB 08, 2024UTA @ PHXL342281553.32633.34410005510041-8
FEB 06, 2024UTA vs. OKCW3633121866.75771.44410038112102315

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02/16/2024, 6:38 PM

Struggles from field

Markkanen had 20 points (6-23 FG, 4-11 3Pt, 4-4 FT), 14 rebounds and three assists in 34 minutes during Thursday's 140-137 loss to the Warriors.

02/07/2024, 9:31 AM

Leads all scorers in win

Markkanen posted 33 points (12-18 FG, 5-7 3Pt, 4-4 FT), 11 rebounds, two assists and one steal over 36 minutes during Tuesday's 124-117 win over the Thunder.

02/02/2024, 3:18 PM

Double-double in Thursday's loss

Markkanen posted 28 points (10-15 FG, 4-9 3Pt, 4-4 FT), 10 rebounds, three assists and one steal across 33 minutes during Thursday's 127-124 loss to the 76ers.

01/30/2024, 6:19 PM

Comes up short of double-double

Markkanen chipped in 13 points (4-12 FG, 1-4 3Pt, 4-4 FT), nine rebounds and two assists in 27 minutes during Monday's 147-114 loss to Brooklyn.

01/26/2024, 3:41 PM

Drains season-high six threes

Markkanen amassed 29 points (11-20 FG, 6-12 3Pt, 1-2 FT), seven rebounds, five assists and three steals across 33 minutes during Thursday's 123-108 win over the Wizards.

Awards and Honors

  • 1 All-Rookie Team

  • 1 NBA Most Improved Player