John Jenkins





6 ft4 in

/ 1.93m


215 lbs

/ 97.5kg


0021801204_New York Knicks Top 3-pointers vs. Washington Wizards

0021801155_New York Knicks Top 3-pointers vs. Chicago Bulls

0021801155_New York Knicks with 6 3-pointers in the 2nd Quarter vs. Chicago Bulls

0021801155_New York Knicks with a 14-0 Run vs. Chicago Bulls


Six players score in double figures, KJ McDaniels leads the way with 17 points and seven rebounds as the Trail Blazers defeat the Lakers and become the 2018 Summer League Champions.

1521800081 MEM POR SL RECAP

Caleb Swanigan racks up a double-double with 21 points and 16 rebounds to lead the Trail Blazers to a 97-92 victory over the Grizzlies and advance to the 2018 Summer League Championship.

1521800081 - John Jenkins - Memphis Grizzlies - Portland Trail Blazers - And-1 - 1Q

1521800078 BOS POR RECAP

The Trail Blazers beat the Celtics 95-80 and advance to the semifinals as John Jenkins led the team with 25 points.

1521800078 BOS POR Jenkins Post Game Intv

Portland Trail Blazers' John Jenkins discuss his team's win.

1521800078_John Jenkins (25 points) Highlights vs. Boston Celtics

1521800078_Portland Trail Blazers with a 13-0 Run vs. Boston Celtics

1521800041 SAS POR RECAP

Wade Baldwin IV scores 16 points and dishes out nine assists as the Trail Blazers get the 95-89 win over the Spurs.

1521800041_Portland Trail Blazers with a 13-0 Run vs. San Antonio Spurs

1521800024 POR ATL RECAP

Jake Layman posts 23 points and grabs four rebounds as the Trail Blazers defeat the Hawks, 85-68.

1521800011 POR UTA RECAP

Wade Baldwin IV dropped 20 points while Caleb Swanigan chipped in a double-double as the Blazers get a 93-78 win over the Jazz at Summer League.


Mirza Teletovic steals the ball then runs the court to finish John Jenkins' alley-oop with a dunk.


John Jenkins steals the ball back after the Suns turnover and makes the quick bucket before time expires in the third.


Isaiah Thomas heats up for 28 points with six rebounds as the Celtics beat the Suns 102 - 99 in Phoenix.

20151030 Daily Fantasy Recap

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0011500094 phx dal recap

Markieff Morris scored 18 points and grabbed four rebounds to lead the Suns past the Mavericks, 99-87.


Professional History

2013-14 SEASON:
Did not play in the postseason while recovering from lower back surgery ... Scored in double-figures one time during the regular season ... Assigned to Bakersfield of the NBA Development League on 12/6 and recalled on 12/13 ... Averaged 21.5 points, 6.3 rebounds, 3.5 assists and 2.0 steals in 36.3 minutes (.418 FG%, .800 FT%) in four games (all starts) with the Jam ... Missed 54 games due to low back pain (12/26-4/16) and subsequent surgery (on 2/3 in Atlanta)

2012-13 SEASON:
Ended his rookie year averaging 6.1 points, 1.5 rebounds and 0.9 assists in 14.8 minutes (.446 FG%, .384 3FG%, .843 FT%), playing in 61 games (two starts) • Ranked fifth among all NBA rookies in 3FG%, t18th in ppg and t19th in apg • Scored in double-figures 11 times, including three 20-point efforts • Played career-high 39 mins @NYK (4/17), scoring 20 points on career-high tying eight FGM • Scored 21 points and dished out six assists in 33 minutes @PHI (4/10), setting or tying career-highs in assists, FGM (8-13) and 3FGM (3-4) • Put in a career-best 23 points (career-high tying 3-3 3FGs), including his second career four-point play, in 28 minutes @SAS (4/6) • Recorded a four-point play @IND (2/5), on his way to a 14-point night • Started for the first time as a Hawk v/MIN (1/21), finishing with two rebounds and one assist in 14 minutes • Assigned to Bakersfield of the NBA D-League on 12/1, and recalled to the Hawks on 12/5 • Averaged 25.5 points, 3.5 rebounds, 3.0 assists, 1.5 steals and 33.0 minutes (.529 FG%, .400 3FG%, 1.000 FT%) in two games for Bakersfield • Missed three games due to injury (mild concussion; 3/30-4/3) • SEASON HIGHS: 23 pts @SAS (4/6), 5 rebs (2x), 6 assts @PHI (4/10), 2 stls (2x), 2 blks @MIN (1/8), 8 FGM (2x), 3 3FGM (6x), 9 FTM @IND (2/5), 39 mins @NYK (4/17).

Selected by the Hawks in the first round (23rd overall) of the 2012 NBA Draft, Jenkins was an early-entry candidate.

Led the Southeastern Conference in scoring the last two years, and was named a two-time First Team All-SEC performer... For his career, put in 16.9 ppg, 2.7 apg and 1.1 rpg in 30.6 mpg (.468 FG%, .438 3FG%, .855 FT%)... Second on Vanderbilt's career-list in three-pointers made (306) and third-best in percentage (.438)... Last season, averaged 19.9 ppg, 2.9 rpg and 1.2 apg (.474 FG%, .439 3FG%, .837 FT%), appearing in 35 games, leading the nation in three-pointers per game (3.83) and earning Third Team AP All-America honors... Averaged 19.5 ppg, 3.0 rpg and 1.2 apg as a sophomore in 2010-11, finishing second in the SEC in free throw percentage (.894)... Put up 20.8 ppg in conference contests... Started seven of 31 games in his freshman year (2009-10) , hitting 11.0 ppg... Attended Station Camp High School in Hendersonville, Tennessee, and averaged the second-most points (42.3) in Tennessee high school history.

Born in Nashville, TN ... Parents are John Jr. and Melodye Jenkins ... Has a sister, Adrianne (15) ... College teammates Festus Ezeli (Golden State) and Jeff Taylor (Charlotte) were also selected in the 2012 Draft ... Majored in Religion and Cultural Studies at Vanderbilt ... Enjoys training, hanging out with family and friends, and playing video games ... Was named Male Amateur Athlete of the Year by the Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame in 2012 ... Most admires his parents ... Would like to meet Michael Jordan ... Favorite television show is “Martin” and favorite actor is Denzel Washington ... On Twitter @JohnnyCashVU23

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