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Jabari Smith

Jabari Montsho Smith

Position: Center and Power Forward ▪ Shoots: Right
Height: 6-11 ▪ Weight: 250 lbs.
Born: February 12, 1977 in Atlanta, Georgia
High School: Booker T. Washington in Atlanta, Georgia
College: Louisiana State University
Draft: Sacramento Kings, 2nd round (16th pick, 45th overall), 2000 NBA Draft
NBA Debut: January 12, 2001
Relatives: Cousin of Kwame Brown

Other SR Links: College Basketball at Sports-Reference.com

Totals

Season Age Tm Lg Pos G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
2000-01 23 SAC NBA C 9 0 66 11 22 .500 0 0 11 22 .500 4 6 .667 1 7 8 6 4 0 3 7 26
2001-02 24 TOT NBA C 23 0 181 26 63 .413 0 3 .000 26 60 .433 21 32 .656 8 20 28 11 6 6 5 31 73
2001-02 24 SAC NBA C 12 0 71 6 21 .286 0 1 .000 6 20 .300 6 12 .500 2 12 14 6 2 4 2 12 18
2001-02 24 PHI NBA C 11 0 110 20 42 .476 0 2 .000 20 40 .500 15 20 .750 6 8 14 5 4 2 3 19 55
2002-03 25 Did Not Play (other pro league—Spain)
2003-04 26 SAC NBA C 31 0 168 26 70 .371 0 3 .000 26 67 .388 12 20 .600 11 20 31 11 2 6 7 25 64
2004-05 27 NJN NBA PF 45 2 648 62 148 .419 1 2 .500 61 146 .418 41 55 .745 29 82 111 38 25 14 39 103 166
Career NBA 108 2 1063 125 303 .413 1 8 .125 124 295 .420 78 113 .690 49 129 178 66 37 26 54 166 329
3 seasons SAC NBA 52 0 305 43 113 .381 0 4 .000 43 109 .394 22 38 .579 14 39 53 23 8 10 12 44 108
1 season NJN NBA 45 2 648 62 148 .419 1 2 .500 61 146 .418 41 55 .745 29 82 111 38 25 14 39 103 166
1 season PHI NBA 11 0 110 20 42 .476 0 2 .000 20 40 .500 15 20 .750 6 8 14 5 4 2 3 19 55

Per Game

Season Age Tm Lg Pos G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
2000-01 23 SAC NBA C 9 0 7.3 1.2 2.4 .500 0.0 0.0 1.2 2.4 .500 0.4 0.7 .667 0.1 0.8 0.9 0.7 0.4 0.0 0.3 0.8 2.9
2001-02 24 TOT NBA C 23 0 7.9 1.1 2.7 .413 0.0 0.1 .000 1.1 2.6 .433 0.9 1.4 .656 0.3 0.9 1.2 0.5 0.3 0.3 0.2 1.3 3.2
2001-02 24 SAC NBA C 12 0 5.9 0.5 1.8 .286 0.0 0.1 .000 0.5 1.7 .300 0.5 1.0 .500 0.2 1.0 1.2 0.5 0.2 0.3 0.2 1.0 1.5
2001-02 24 PHI NBA C 11 0 10.0 1.8 3.8 .476 0.0 0.2 .000 1.8 3.6 .500 1.4 1.8 .750 0.5 0.7 1.3 0.5 0.4 0.2 0.3 1.7 5.0
2003-04 26 SAC NBA C 31 0 5.4 0.8 2.3 .371 0.0 0.1 .000 0.8 2.2 .388 0.4 0.6 .600 0.4 0.6 1.0 0.4 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.8 2.1
2004-05 27 NJN NBA PF 45 2 14.4 1.4 3.3 .419 0.0 0.0 .500 1.4 3.2 .418 0.9 1.2 .745 0.6 1.8 2.5 0.8 0.6 0.3 0.9 2.3 3.7
Career NBA 108 2 9.8 1.2 2.8 .413 0.0 0.1 .125 1.1 2.7 .420 0.7 1.0 .690 0.5 1.2 1.6 0.6 0.3 0.2 0.5 1.5 3.0
3 seasons SAC NBA 52 0 5.9 0.8 2.2 .381 0.0 0.1 .000 0.8 2.1 .394 0.4 0.7 .579 0.3 0.8 1.0 0.4 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.8 2.1
1 season NJN NBA 45 2 14.4 1.4 3.3 .419 0.0 0.0 .500 1.4 3.2 .418 0.9 1.2 .745 0.6 1.8 2.5 0.8 0.6 0.3 0.9 2.3 3.7
1 season PHI NBA 11 0 10.0 1.8 3.8 .476 0.0 0.2 .000 1.8 3.6 .500 1.4 1.8 .750 0.5 0.7 1.3 0.5 0.4 0.2 0.3 1.7 5.0

Per 36 Minutes

Season Age Tm Lg Pos G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
2000-01 23 SAC NBA C 9 0 66 6.0 12.0 .500 0.0 0.0 6.0 12.0 .500 2.2 3.3 .667 0.5 3.8 4.4 3.3 2.2 0.0 1.6 3.8 14.2
2001-02 24 TOT NBA C 23 0 181 5.2 12.5 .413 0.0 0.6 .000 5.2 11.9 .433 4.2 6.4 .656 1.6 4.0 5.6 2.2 1.2 1.2 1.0 6.2 14.5
2001-02 24 SAC NBA C 12 0 71 3.0 10.6 .286 0.0 0.5 .000 3.0 10.1 .300 3.0 6.1 .500 1.0 6.1 7.1 3.0 1.0 2.0 1.0 6.1 9.1
2001-02 24 PHI NBA C 11 0 110 6.5 13.7 .476 0.0 0.7 .000 6.5 13.1 .500 4.9 6.5 .750 2.0 2.6 4.6 1.6 1.3 0.7 1.0 6.2 18.0
2003-04 26 SAC NBA C 31 0 168 5.6 15.0 .371 0.0 0.6 .000 5.6 14.4 .388 2.6 4.3 .600 2.4 4.3 6.6 2.4 0.4 1.3 1.5 5.4 13.7
2004-05 27 NJN NBA PF 45 2 648 3.4 8.2 .419 0.1 0.1 .500 3.4 8.1 .418 2.3 3.1 .745 1.6 4.6 6.2 2.1 1.4 0.8 2.2 5.7 9.2
Career NBA 108 2 1063 4.2 10.3 .413 0.0 0.3 .125 4.2 10.0 .420 2.6 3.8 .690 1.7 4.4 6.0 2.2 1.3 0.9 1.8 5.6 11.1
3 seasons SAC NBA 52 0 305 5.1 13.3 .381 0.0 0.5 .000 5.1 12.9 .394 2.6 4.5 .579 1.7 4.6 6.3 2.7 0.9 1.2 1.4 5.2 12.7
1 season NJN NBA 45 2 648 3.4 8.2 .419 0.1 0.1 .500 3.4 8.1 .418 2.3 3.1 .745 1.6 4.6 6.2 2.1 1.4 0.8 2.2 5.7 9.2
1 season PHI NBA 11 0 110 6.5 13.7 .476 0.0 0.7 .000 6.5 13.1 .500 4.9 6.5 .750 2.0 2.6 4.6 1.6 1.3 0.7 1.0 6.2 18.0

Advanced

Season Age Tm Lg Pos G MP PER TS% eFG% FTr 3PAr ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg OWS DWS WS WS/48
2000-01 23 SAC NBA C 9 66 14.7 .528 .500 .273 .000 1.7 11.1 6.5 14.8 3.1 0.0 10.9 18.5 105 100 0.1 0.1 0.2 .126
2001-02 24 TOT NBA C 23 181 13.1 .474 .413 .508 .048 5.0 11.9 8.5 9.7 1.7 2.3 6.1 20.4 104 101 0.2 0.3 0.5 .121
2001-02 24 SAC NBA C 12 71 7.0 .342 .286 .571 .048 3.1 17.7 10.5 11.4 1.4 3.7 7.1 17.3 83 99 -0.1 0.1 0.0 .014
2001-02 24 PHI NBA C 11 110 17.1 .541 .476 .476 .048 6.3 8.2 7.2 8.6 2.0 1.4 5.6 22.4 116 102 0.3 0.1 0.4 .189
2003-04 26 SAC NBA C 31 168 9.2 .406 .371 .286 .043 7.6 13.2 10.5 10.4 0.6 2.5 8.2 23.1 90 107 -0.1 0.1 0.0 -0.005
2004-05 27 NJN NBA PF 45 648 8.4 .482 .422 .372 .014 5.3 15.4 10.3 9.8 2.1 1.8 18.5 15.3 92 102 -0.3 1.0 0.7 .050
Career NBA 108 1063 9.7 .466 .414 .373 .026 5.4 14.2 9.8 10.2 1.9 1.9 13.3 17.6 95 102 -0.2 1.5 1.3 .058
3 seasons SAC NBA 52 305 9.9 .416 .381 .336 .035 5.3 13.8 9.6 11.6 1.3 2.2 8.5 20.8 92 103 -0.1 0.3 0.2 .028
1 season NJN NBA 45 648 8.4 .482 .422 .372 .014 5.3 15.4 10.3 9.8 2.1 1.8 18.5 15.3 92 102 -0.3 1.0 0.7 .050
1 season PHI NBA 11 110 17.1 .541 .476 .476 .048 6.3 8.2 7.2 8.6 2.0 1.4 5.6 22.4 116 102 0.3 0.1 0.4 .189

Shooting data is available as of the 2000-01 season  ▪  Minor differences with official season totals may exist
Data in this table is current for games through 2014-04-23

Shooting

2-Pt Field Goals 3-Pt Field Goals
% of FGA by Distance FG% by Distance Dunks Corner Heaves
Season Age Tm Lg Pos G MP FG% Dist. 2P 0-3 3-10 10-16 16 <3 3P 2P 0-3 3-10 10-16 16 <3 3P %Ast'd %FGA Md. %Ast'd %3PA 3P% Att. Md.
2000-01 23 SAC NBA C 9 66 .500 12.5 1.000 .182 .091 .364 .364 .000 .500 .750 1.000 .375 .375 .727 .045 1 0 0
2001-02 24 TOT NBA C 23 181 .413 10.7 .952 .349 .095 .175 .333 .048 .433 .636 .833 .182 .238 .000 .769 .079 4 .000 0 0
2001-02 24 SAC NBA C 12 71 .286 16.1 .952 .095 .048 .143 .667 .048 .300 .500 1.000 .333 .214 .000 .833 .048 0 .000 0 0
2001-02 24 PHI NBA C 11 110 .476 7.9 .952 .476 .119 .190 .167 .048 .500 .650 .800 .125 .286 .000 .750 .095 4 .000 0 0
2003-04 26 SAC NBA C 31 168 .371 13.0 .957 .200 .129 .157 .471 .043 .388 .643 .111 .273 .394 .000 .577 .057 4 .333 .000 0 0
2004-05 27 NJN NBA PF 45 648 .419 12.0 .986 .297 .041 .169 .480 .014 .418 .477 .333 .440 .380 .500 .836 .054 7 1.000 .000 0 0
Career NBA 108 1063 .413 12.0 .974 .277 .076 .182 .439 .026 .420 .560 .435 .345 .361 .125 .758 .059 16 1.000 .125 .000 0 0
3 seasons SAC NBA 52 305 .381 13.5 .965 .177 .106 .195 .487 .035 .394 .650 .333 .318 .345 .000 .651 .053 5 .250 .000 0 0
1 season NJN NBA 45 648 .419 12.0 .986 .297 .041 .169 .480 .014 .418 .477 .333 .440 .380 .500 .836 .054 7 1.000 .000 0 0
1 season PHI NBA 11 110 .476 7.9 .952 .476 .119 .190 .167 .048 .500 .650 .800 .125 .286 .000 .750 .095 4 .000 0 0

Play-by-play data is available as of the 2000-01 season  ▪  Minor differences with official season totals may exist
Data in this table is current for games through 2014-04-23

Play-by-Play

Position Estimate +/- Per 100 Poss. Turnovers
Season Age Tm Lg Pos G MP PG% SG% SF% PF% C% On Court On-Off Off. Foul Bad Pass Lost Ball Other PGA And-1 SF Drawn FGA Blkd
2000-01 23 SAC NBA C 9 66 78% 22% +1.2 -5.1 0 2 1 0 16 0 2 0
2001-02 24 TOT NBA C 23 181 48% 52% +5.9 +0.8 0 2 1 2 22 2 11 1
2001-02 24 SAC NBA C 12 71 35% 65% +5.4 -2.6 0 1 0 1 12 0 4 0
2001-02 24 PHI NBA C 11 110 56% 44% +6.2 +4.3 0 1 1 1 10 2 7 1
2003-04 26 SAC NBA C 31 168 29% 71% -13.2 -19.6 3 2 0 2 24 0 7 6
2004-05 27 NJN NBA PF 45 648 66% 34% -10.6 -10.7 6 23 9 1 86 3 25 12
Career NBA 108 1063 58% 42% -7.5 -9.8 9 29 11 5 148 5 45 19
3 seasons SAC NBA 52 305 41% 59% -5.8 -12.5 3 5 1 3 52 0 13 6
1 season NJN NBA 45 648 66% 34% -10.6 -10.7 6 23 9 1 86 3 25 12
1 season PHI NBA 11 110 56% 44% +6.2 +4.3 0 1 1 1 10 2 7 1

Playoffs Totals

Season Age Tm Lg Pos G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
2003-04 26 SAC NBA C 4 0 10 1 2 .500 0 0 1 2 .500 3 4 .750 1 2 3 0 0 1 0 2 5
2004-05 27 NJN NBA PF 3 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
Career NBA 7 0 14 1 2 .500 0 0 1 2 .500 3 4 .750 1 2 3 0 0 1 0 4 5
1 season SAC NBA 4 0 10 1 2 .500 0 0 1 2 .500 3 4 .750 1 2 3 0 0 1 0 2 5
1 season NJN NBA 3 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0

Playoffs Per Game

Season Age Tm Lg Pos G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
2003-04 26 SAC NBA C 4 0 2.5 0.3 0.5 .500 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.5 .500 0.8 1.0 .750 0.3 0.5 0.8 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.0 0.5 1.3
2004-05 27 NJN NBA PF 3 0 1.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.7 0.0
Career NBA 7 0 2.0 0.1 0.3 .500 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.3 .500 0.4 0.6 .750 0.1 0.3 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.6 0.7
1 season SAC NBA 4 0 2.5 0.3 0.5 .500 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.5 .500 0.8 1.0 .750 0.3 0.5 0.8 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.0 0.5 1.3
1 season NJN NBA 3 0 1.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.7 0.0

Playoffs Per 36 Minutes

Season Age Tm Lg Pos G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
2003-04 26 SAC NBA C 4 0 10 3.6 7.2 .500 0.0 0.0 3.6 7.2 .500 10.8 14.4 .750 3.6 7.2 10.8 0.0 0.0 3.6 0.0 7.2 18.0
2004-05 27 NJN NBA PF 3 0 4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 18.0 0.0
Career NBA 7 0 14 2.6 5.1 .500 0.0 0.0 2.6 5.1 .500 7.7 10.3 .750 2.6 5.1 7.7 0.0 0.0 2.6 0.0 10.3 12.9
1 season SAC NBA 4 0 10 3.6 7.2 .500 0.0 0.0 3.6 7.2 .500 10.8 14.4 .750 3.6 7.2 10.8 0.0 0.0 3.6 0.0 7.2 18.0
1 season NJN NBA 3 0 4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 18.0 0.0

Playoffs Advanced

Season Age Tm Lg Pos G MP PER TS% eFG% FTr 3PAr ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg OWS DWS WS WS/48
2003-04 26 SAC NBA C 4 10 25.7 .665 .500 2.000 .000 11.0 20.3 15.8 0.0 0.0 6.9 0.0 16.8 150 99 0.1 0.0 0.1 .363
2004-05 27 NJN NBA PF 3 4 -8.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 118 0.0 0.0 0.0 -0.008
Career NBA 7 14 16.0 .665 .500 2.000 .000 7.8 14.5 11.3 0.0 0.0 5.0 0.0 12.0 150 104 0.1 0.0 0.1 .257
1 season SAC NBA 4 10 25.7 .665 .500 2.000 .000 11.0 20.3 15.8 0.0 0.0 6.9 0.0 16.8 150 99 0.1 0.0 0.1 .363
1 season NJN NBA 3 4 -8.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 118 0.0 0.0 0.0 -0.008

Shooting data is available as of the 2000-01 season  ▪  Minor differences with official season totals may exist
Data in this table is current for games through 2014-04-23

Playoffs Shooting

2-Pt Field Goals 3-Pt Field Goals
% of FGA by Distance FG% by Distance Dunks Corner Heaves
Season Age Tm Lg Pos G MP FG% Dist. 2P 0-3 3-10 10-16 16 <3 3P 2P 0-3 3-10 10-16 16 <3 3P %Ast'd %FGA Md. %Ast'd %3PA 3P% Att. Md.
2003-04 26 SAC NBA C 4 10 .500 16.0 1.000 .000 .000 .500 .500 .000 .500 1.000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0
2004-05 27 NJN NBA PF 3 4 0 0 0
Career NBA 7 14 .500 16.0 1.000 .000 .000 .500 .500 .000 .500 1.000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0
1 season SAC NBA 4 10 .500 16.0 1.000 .000 .000 .500 .500 .000 .500 1.000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0
1 season NJN NBA 3 4 0 0 0

Play-by-play data is available as of the 2000-01 season  ▪  Minor differences with official season totals may exist
Data in this table is current for games through 2014-04-23

Playoffs Play-by-Play

Totals Position Estimate +/- Per 100 Poss. Turnovers
Season Age Tm Lg Pos G MP PG% SG% SF% PF% C% On Court On-Off Off. Foul Bad Pass Lost Ball Other PGA And-1 SF Drawn FGA Blkd
2003-04 26 SAC NBA C 4 10 3% 97% -22.2 -22.9 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
2004-05 27 NJN NBA PF 3 4 100% -116.7 -105.4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Career NBA 7 14 2% 98% -49.2 -46.5 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
1 season SAC NBA 4 10 3% 97% -22.2 -22.9 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
1 season NJN NBA 3 4 100% -116.7 -105.4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Similarity Scores

Explanation ▪ Players with careers of similar quality and shape (thru 2012-13)
Thru 4 Years Win Shares (Best to Worst)
Player Sim 1 2 3 4
Jabari Smith 0.7 0.5 0.2 0.0
Cole Aldrich 86.4 0.6 0.6 0.2
Mamadou N'Diaye 76.4 0.8 0.6 0.3 0.0
Hamed Haddadi 72.4 0.6 0.6 0.4 0.0
Didier Ilunga-Mbenga 70.9 0.5 0.4 0.1 0.0
Shawnelle Scott 69.9 0.5 0.4 0.2 0.2
Stojko Vrankovic 69.9 0.9 0.4 0.1 -0.1
Olumide Oyedeji 66.4 0.4 0.4 0.3
Chris Welp 66.1 0.7 0.3 0.0
Dave Feitl 63.4 0.5 0.4 0.3 0.2
Keith Closs 62.1 1.1 0.6 0.2
Career Win Shares (Best to Worst)
Player Sim 1 2 3 4 5
Jabari Smith 0.7 0.5 0.2 0.0
Cole Aldrich 86.4 0.6 0.6 0.2
Shawnelle Scott 69.9 0.5 0.4 0.2 0.2
Mamadou N'Diaye 67.8 0.8 0.6 0.3 0.2 0.0
Stojko Vrankovic 67.7 0.9 0.4 0.1 0.0 -0.1
Hamed Haddadi 67.4 0.6 0.6 0.4 0.1 0.0
Olumide Oyedeji 66.4 0.4 0.4 0.3
Chris Welp 66.1 0.7 0.3 0.0
Kyrylo Fesenko 65.4 0.6 0.3 0.1 0.0 -0.1
Keith Closs 62.1 1.1 0.6 0.2
Dave Newmark 60.5 0.8 0.7 0.4

College

Light text indicates college freshman or JV participant
Totals Shooting Per Game
Season Age College G MP FG FGA 3P 3PA FT FTA ORB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS FG% 3P% FT% MP PTS TRB AST
1998-99 21 LSU 27 808 115 227 12 49 100 145 262 51 32 32 95 73 342 .507 .245 .690 29.9 12.7 9.7 1.9
1999-00 22 LSU 34 969 156 282 13 35 100 168 239 75 24 33 88 84 425 .553 .371 .595 28.5 12.5 7.0 2.2
Career 61 1777 271 509 25 84 200 313 501 126 56 65 183 157 767 .532 .298 .639 29.1 12.6 8.2 2.1

Transactions

June 28, 2000: Drafted by the Sacramento Kings in the 2nd round (45th pick) of the 2000 NBA Draft.

December 18, 2001: Waived by the Sacramento Kings.

December 29, 2001: Signed as a free agent with the Philadelphia 76ers.

September 12, 2002: Signed as a free agent with the Orlando Magic.

January 10, 2004: Signed two 10-day contracts with the Sacramento Kings, then signed a contract for the rest of the season.

October 4, 2004: Signed as a free agent with the New Jersey Nets.

Salaries

Season Team Lg Salary
2000-01 Sacramento Kings NBA $316,969
2001-02 Sacramento Kings NBA $465,850
2003-04 Sacramento Kings NBA $638,679
2004-05 New Jersey Nets NBA $720,046
Career (may be incomplete) $2,141,544

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