USA BASKETBALL NOTES:

  • Gold Medal: 2016 Olympic Games.
  • Silver Medal: 2007 FIBA U19 World Championship.

  • Member of the 2016 U.S. Olympic Men’s Basketball Team, played in all eight USA games, started three times, averaged 7.4 points, added a team-best 6.1 rebounds and a team-high 9 blocked shots in 17.1 minutes per game to help lead the USA to an 8-0 record and a third-straight gold medal at the 2016 Olympic Games from Aug. 6-21 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Shot a team high 74.2 percent from the field (23-31 FGs).
  • Member of the 2016 USA National Team that finished its pre-Olympic tour with a 5-0 record. Averaged 8.4 ppg. on a team-best 71.4 field goal percentage, 6.2 rpg., 1.0 apg. and a team-best 2.2 bpg. Started two games.
  • Named a member of the 2016 U.S. Olympic Men's Basketball Team on June 27, 2016.
  • Named to the 2015-16 USA Basketball National Team on Aug. 6, 2015.
  • Named a member of the 2014 USA Select Team that trained with and against 2014 USA National Team.
  • Participated in the 2013 USA National Team minicamp. Played for the victorious USA White Team in 2013 Showcase and recorded 10 points, a game-high 9 rebounds and 2 blocked shots in 23 minutes.
  • Named a member of the 2007 USA U19 World Championship Team that finished 8-1 and earned the silver medal. Played in all nine game, started twice, averaged 5.6 ppg., 2.7 rpg., 0.9 bpg., and shot 70.0 from the field.

NBA HONORS:

  • Named 2016 All-NBA first team.
  • Named 2015 All-NBA third team.
  • Two-time NBA All-Defensive first team (2015, 2016).

NBA MILESTONES:

  • Ranks 1st in NBA all-time regular season career field goal percentage (.6700), 79th in blocked shots (1072), 195th in rebounds (5703), tied for 136th in offensive rebounds (1808) and 149th in defensive rebounds (3895).
  • Has led the NBA in regular season field goal shooting percentage the last four seasons (2012-13 - 2015-16).
  • Led the NBA in 2014-15 in rebounding (15.0 rpg.).
  • Led the NBA in 2013-14 in both field goal percentage (67.6%) and rebounding per game (13.6). Only Dwight Howard and Wilt Chamberlain finished a season atop the league in both categories.
  • Finished 2012-13 ranked 1st in the NBA in field-goal percentage.

NBA NOTES:

  • Completed in 2015-16 his 8th NBA season, all with the Los Angeles Clippers.
  • Has played in 592 games, started 480, in his NBA career and has averaged 8.7 ppg., 9.6 rpg. and 1.8 bpg., while shooting 67.0 percent from the field.
  • Has appeared and started in 50 career postseason games, has averaged 9.0 ppg., 10.9 rpg. and 2.2 bpg., while shooting 65.2 percent from the field.
  • Played and started in 77 games in 2015-16, averaged a career-high 12.7 ppg., 13.8 rpg. (2nd in the NBA), 2.3 bpg. (2nd in the NBA), shot 70.3 percent from the field. Ranked 14th in the NBA in efficiency (22.7). 
  • Drafted in the second round (35th overall) of the 2008 NBA Draft. Became an early entry candidate after one collegiate season at the Texas A&M University.


COLLEGIATE NOTES:

  • Spent one season at Texas A&M University.
  • Named 2008 Big 12 Conference All-Rookie Team.
  • As a freshman in 2007-08, started in 21 of 35 games and shot a team-high 61.7 percent in field goals. 
  • Averaged 7.9 ppg., 6.0 rpg. and 1.3 bpg. as the Aggies finished 25-11 overall and lost in the NCAA Tournament’s second round to eventual Final Four participant UCLA. 
  • Recorded a career-high 15 points on 7-of-9 shooting versus Big 12 foe Oklahoma State on Feb. 16, 2008. 
  • Against Rice on Dec. 31, 2007, posted a double-double of 16 points and 12 rebounds.
  • Made 16 consecutive field goals after the Aggies defeated Ouachita Baptist on Nov. 17, 2007, which broke the Big 12 Conference record of 13 consecutive made field goals set by Mikki Moore of Nebraska in 1998. 


PERSONAL NOTES:

  • Born in Houston, Texas.  
  • Son of Kimberly and Hyland Jordan. 
  • Attended Christian Life Center Academy in Humble, Texas where he was rated as the No. 8 overall prospect and No. 2 center in the country by Rivals.com. 
  • Recognized as a Parade All-American as a senior after averaging 26.1 ppg., 15.2 rpg and 8.1 bpg.   
  • Set Christian Life Center Academy’s record for blocks in a game when he recorded 20. 
  • Attended Episcopal High School through his junior year. Averaged 15.0 ppg., 12.0 rpg. and 4.0 bpg. as a sophomore; and 16.5 ppg., 14.0 rpg. and 7.0 bpg. as a junior.
  • Named to the first-team All-Greater Houston squad by the Houston Chronicle and was a two-time all-state selection.

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USA Basketball Statistics

TEAM
G/S
MIN/AVG
FGM-FGA
PCT
3PM-3PA
PCT
FTM-FTA
PCT
REB/AVG
PTS/AVG
AST
BLK
STL
2016 OLY 8/3 137/17.1 23-31 .742 0-  0 .--- 13-32 .406 49/ 6.1 59/   7.4 6 9 4
2016 MNT 5/2 73/14.6 20-28 .714 0-  0 .---   2-  9 .222 31/ 6.2 42/   8.4 5 11 3
2013 MNT 1/1 23/23.0   3-  7 .429 0-  0 .---   4-  8 .500 9/ 9.0 10/ 10.0 0 2 0
2007 U19 9/2 78/  8.7 21-30 .700 0-  0 .---   8-16 .500 24/ 2.7 50/   5.6 0 8 4
Totals
23/8
311/13.5
67-96
.698
0-  0
.000
27-65
.415
113/  4.9
161/  7.0
11
30
11

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