Amile Jefferson





6 ft9 in

/ 2.06m


222 lbs

/ 100.7kg


1521800066 - Amile Jefferson - Denver Nuggets - Minnesota Timberwolves - And-1 - 1Q

1521800039_Minnesota Timberwolves with a 12-0 Run vs. Brooklyn Nets

1521800021 MIN TOR RECAP

Keita Bates-Diop posts a double-double with 24 points and grabs 11 rebounds as the Timberwolves defeat the Raptors 103-92.

0021701106 MEM MIN RECAP

The Memphis Grizzlies dominated the Minnesota Timberwolves with Wayne Selden scoring 23 points and Marc Gasol adding 20 points resulting in the final score being 101-93.


Professional History

CAREER TRANSACTIONS: Was not drafted by an NBA franchise...Signed as a free agent by Minnesota (Sep. 18, 2017)…Waived by Minnesota (Oct. 14, 2017)…Played with Iowa of the NBA G League (2017-18)…Signed as a free agent by Minnesota to a two-way contract (Jan. 15, 2018)…Signed as a free agent by Orlando to a two-way contract (Aug. 7, 2018).

PROFESSIONAL CAREER: 2017-18: Played in 47 games (46 starts) with the Iowa Wolves of the NBA G League, averaging 17.8 ppg., a team-high 12.8 rpg., 2.5 apg. and 1.00 stlpg. in 34.8 minpg., while shooting .626 (335-525) from the floor…Recorded an NBA G League-record 36 double-doubles…Named to the All-NBA G League Second Team, the NBA G League All-Defensive and All-Rookie Teams.

College History

Played in 150 career games (103 starts) at Duke University from 2012-17, averaging 7.2 ppg. and 6.3 rpg. in 22.3 minpg., while shooting .620 (426-687) from the floor…His 150 games are the most played in Duke history and tied for the seventh most all-time in NCAA history…Helped the Blue Devils capture the 2015 NCAA National Championship and Duke went 124-26 when he played, giving him the third-most wins in program history…At the end of his career, ranked second on Duke’s all-time list in field goal percentage, third in offensive rebounds (361), seventh in blocked shots (138) and 11th in rebounds (944)…As a senior (2016-17), played and started in 35 games, averaging 10.9 ppg., 8.4 rpg., 1.5 apg. and 1.86 blkpg. in 29.7 minpg., while shooting .613 (146-238) from the floor…Ranked third in the ACC in blocked shots, fifth in double-doubles (nine) and sixth in total rebounds (293)…Named to the All-ACC Tournament Second Team after helping Duke win the ACC Tournament title…Also selected to the All-ACC Tournament Second Team in 2013-14.


Full name is Amile O. Johnson…Born in Philadelphia, PA…Son of Malcolm Musgrove and Quetta Jefferson…Father played basketball at Delaware State from 1992-94…Has a brother, Malcolm, and four sisters, Amoni, Amesa, Amea and Milan…You can follow him on Twitter: @AmileJefferson.

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