Damian Jones, born on June 30, 1995), his hometown is located in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA. He is an American professional basketball player. He was selected into the NBA in 2016 as a center and played for the Warriors, Hawks, and Suns successively. , Lakers and other teams.
Location: C (No. 30)
Height: 2.11 meters / 6 feet 11
Weight: 111 kg/245 lbs
Team: Los Angeles Lakers
School: Vanderbilt University
Draft: the 30th pick in the first round of 2016
Studied at Vanderbilt University in college. In his junior season, he averaged 13.9 points, 6.9 rebounds and 1.64 blocks per game. He showed a good ability to protect the frame and played like a traditional center.
In the 2016 NBA Draft, he was selected by the Golden State Warriors with the 30th overall pick in the first round. He won two NBA championships with the Warriors in the 2016-17 and 2017-18 seasons, and was traded to the Atlanta Hawks in July 2019. Signed a 2-year contract with the Suns in November 2020 and was waived by the Suns in February 2021. In this era of small balls, Jones has no shooting ability and is not flexible in his movements. It is difficult to find a stable position in the team.