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Al-Farouq Aminu  F
Current Team: Dallas Mavericks
Date Of Birth: Sep 21, 1990 (24 years old)
Birthplace: Atlanta, Georgia (United States)
Nationality: United States / Nigeria
Height: 6-9 (206cm)      Weight: 215 (98kg)   
Current Agent: Raymond Brothers
Current NBA Status: Under Contract (Dallas Mavericks)
Free Agent: PO-2015; UFA-2016
 


Draft Entry: 2010 NBA Draft
Early Entry Info: 2010 Early Entrant
Pre-Draft Team: Wake Forest (So)
Draft Rights Trade: N/A
Draft Rights Renounced: N/A
High School: Norcross High School [Norcross, Georgia (United States)]

NBA

4 Years Of ServiceAll Al-Farouq Aminu NBA Stats & Splits

NBA Regular Season Stats - Per Game

Season Team GP GS Min FGM FGA FG% 3FGM 3FGA 3PT% FTM FTA FT% FIC OFF DEF Reb Ast Stl Blk PF TO Pts
2010-2011 LAC 81 14 17.9 2.0 5.0 .394 0.6 1.8 .315 1.1 1.5 .773 3.79 0.93 2.37 3.30 0.74 0.73 0.31 1.49 1.27 5.64
2011-2012 NOP 66 21 22.4 2.3 5.5 .411 0.2 0.7 .277 1.3 1.7 .754 5.11 1.44 3.23 4.67 1.00 0.89 0.52 2.06 1.38 6.05
2012-2013 NOP 76 71 27.2 3.0 6.2 .475 0.1 0.2 .211 1.3 1.8 .737 8.87 1.83 5.87 7.70 1.34 1.21 0.67 2.01 1.53 7.30
2013-2014 NOP 80 65 25.6 2.9 6.2 .474 0.2 0.6 .271 1.1 1.7 .664 7.84 1.61 4.59 6.20 1.43 1.02 0.47 1.84 1.10 7.15
CAREER 303 171 23.2 2.5 5.7 .442 0.2 0.8 .292 1.2 1.7 .730 6.42 1.45 4.02 5.47 1.13 0.96 0.49 1.84 1.31 6.54

NBA Regular Season Stats - Totals

Season Team GP GS Min FGM FGA FG% 3FGM 3FGA 3PT% FTM FTA FT% FIC OFF DEF Reb Ast Stl Blk PF TO Pts
2010-2011 LAC 81 14 1451.8 160 406 .394 45 143 .315 92 119 .773 307 75 192 267 60 59 25 121 103 457
2011-2012 NOP 66 21 1477.1 150 365 .411 13 47 .277 86 114 .754 337 95 213 308 66 59 34 136 91 399
2012-2013 NOP 76 71 2066.1 225 474 .475 4 19 .211 101 137 .737 674 139 446 585 102 92 51 153 116 555
2013-2014 NOP 80 65 2045.4 234 494 .474 13 48 .271 91 137 .664 627 129 367 496 114 82 38 147 88 572
CAREER 303 171 7040.4 769 1739 .442 75 257 .292 370 507 .730 1946 438 1218 1656 342 292 148 557 398 1983

NBA Regular Season Stats - Misc Stats

Season Team GP GS Dbl Dbl Tpl Dbl 40 Pts 20 Reb 20 Ast Techs HOB Ast/TO Stl/TO FT/FGA W's L's Win % OWS DWS WS
2010-2011 LAC 81 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 .074 0.58 0.57 0.29 31 50 0.383 -0.75 1.39 0.63
2011-2012 NOP 66 21 2 0 0 0 0 0 .094 0.73 0.65 0.31 21 45 0.318 -0.42 1.76 1.34
2012-2013 NOP 76 71 10 0 0 1 0 1 .119 0.88 0.79 0.29 25 51 0.329 0.76 2.34 3.10
2013-2014 NOP 80 65 5 0 0 1 0 0 .115 1.30 0.93 0.28 33 47 0.412 1.32 1.77 3.08
CAREER 303 171 17 0 0 2 0 1 .101 0.86 0.73 0.29 110 193 0.363 0.86 7.40 8.27

NBA Regular Season Stats - Advanced Stats

Season Team GP GS TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% TOV% STL% BLK% USG% Total S % PPR PPS ORtg DRtg PER
2010-2011 LAC 81 14 .499 .450 6.08 15.38 10.76 6.37 18.35 2.11 1.34 17.24 148.19 -4.30 1.13 93.6 107.9 9.82
2011-2012 NOP 66 21 .481 .429 7.78 16.89 12.41 7.21 17.98 2.17 1.91 16.20 144.19 -3.29 1.09 93.5 103.3 10.68
2012-2013 NOP 76 71 .519 .479 7.89 26.06 16.84 7.72 17.84 2.41 2.06 14.61 142.24 -2.41 1.17 101.4 105.0 13.81
2013-2014 NOP 80 65 .516 .487 7.22 21.22 14.11 8.38 13.70 2.09 1.56 14.29 140.88 -0.60 1.16 105.4 108.1 13.26
CAREER 303 171 .505 .464 7.31 20.43 13.85 7.54 16.86 2.20 1.72 15.37 146.38 -2.46 1.14 99.0 106.0 12.15

NBA TransactionsAll NBA Transactions | Dallas Mavericks Transactions

Jun 24, 2010 - The Los Angeles Clippers selected Al-Farouq Aminu in Round 1 with Pick 8 in the 2010 NBA Draft.
Jul 8, 2010 - Al-Farouq Aminu signed a multi-year contract with the Los Angeles Clippers.
Jun 14, 2011 - The Los Angeles Clippers exercised their Team Option to extend the contract of Al-Farouq Aminu.
Dec 14, 2011 - Al-Farouq Aminu was acquired by the New Orleans Hornets from the Los Angeles Clippers in a trade.
Jul 1, 2013 - Al-Farouq Aminu, previously with the New Orleans Pelicans, became a free agent.
Jul 10, 2013 - Al-Farouq Aminu signed a contract with the New Orleans Pelicans.
Jul 1, 2014 - Al-Farouq Aminu, previously with the New Orleans Pelicans, became a free agent.
Jul 11, 2014 - The New Orleans Pelicans renounced their free-agent exception rights to Al-Farouq Aminu.
Jul 28, 2014 - Al-Farouq Aminu signed a multi-year contract with the Dallas Mavericks.

NBA Summer League ExperienceAll Al-Farouq Aminu NBA Summer League Stats & Splits

NBA Summer League Stats - Per Game

Season Team GP GS Min FGM FGA FG% 3FGM 3FGA 3PT% FTM FTA FT% FIC OFF DEF Reb Ast Stl Blk PF TO Pts
2010-2011 LAC No Stats Available
CAREER No Stats Available

NBA Summer League Stats - Totals

Season Team GP GS Min FGM FGA FG% 3FGM 3FGA 3PT% FTM FTA FT% FIC OFF DEF Reb Ast Stl Blk PF TO Pts
2010-2011 LAC No Stats Available
CAREER No Stats Available

NBA Summer League Stats - Misc Stats

Season Team GP GS Dbl Dbl Tpl Dbl 40 Pts 20 Reb 20 Ast Techs HOB Ast/TO Stl/TO FT/FGA W's L's Win % OWS DWS WS
2010-2011 LAC No Stats Available
CAREER No Stats Available

NBA Summer League Stats - Advanced Stats

Season Team GP GS TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% TOV% STL% BLK% USG% Total S % PPR PPS ORtg DRtg PER
2010-2011 LAC No Stats Available
CAREER No Stats Available

NBA Preseason ExperienceAll Al-Farouq Aminu NBA Preseason Stats & Splits

NBA Preseason Stats - Per Game

Season Team GP GS Min FGM FGA FG% 3FGM 3FGA 3PT% FTM FTA FT% FIC OFF DEF Reb Ast Stl Blk PF TO Pts
2010-2011 LAC 8 0 18.9 2.8 7.2 .379 1.0 3.0 .333 1.4 1.8 .786 3.25 1.75 2.12 3.88 0.88 0.50 0.25 3.00 2.00 7.88
2011-2012 NOP 1 0 18.6 2.0 5.0 .400 0.0 1.0 .000 2.0 4.0 .500 4.75 2.00 2.00 4.00 2.00 1.00 1.00 5.00 1.00 6.00
2012-2013 NOP 7 5 27.8 2.7 7.3 .373 0.3 1.4 .200 3.4 4.7 .727 6.48 1.43 4.29 5.71 1.14 1.14 1.00 1.86 2.43 9.14
2013-2014 NOP 8 8 27.6 3.6 6.5 .558 0.1 0.4 .333 0.5 0.5 1.000 8.38 1.00 4.50 5.50 1.62 2.12 0.25 2.12 1.75 7.88
CAREER 24 13 24.4 3.0 6.9 .434 0.5 1.6 .289 1.7 2.3 .745 5.96 1.42 3.54 4.96 1.25 1.25 0.50 2.46 2.00 8.17

NBA Preseason Stats - Totals

Season Team GP GS Min FGM FGA FG% 3FGM 3FGA 3PT% FTM FTA FT% FIC OFF DEF Reb Ast Stl Blk PF TO Pts
2010-2011 LAC 8 0 151.0 22 58 .379 8 24 .333 11 14 .786 26 14 17 31 7 4 2 24 16 63
2011-2012 NOP 1 0 18.6 2 5 .400 0 1 .000 2 4 .500 5 2 2 4 2 1 1 5 1 6
2012-2013 NOP 7 5 194.8 19 51 .373 2 10 .200 24 33 .727 45 10 30 40 8 8 7 13 17 64
2013-2014 NOP 8 8 220.9 29 52 .558 1 3 .333 4 4 1.000 67 8 36 44 13 17 2 17 14 63
CAREER 24 13 585.4 72 166 .434 11 38 .289 41 55 .745 143 34 85 119 30 30 12 59 48 196

NBA Preseason Stats - Misc Stats

Season Team GP GS Dbl Dbl Tpl Dbl 40 Pts 20 Reb 20 Ast Techs HOB Ast/TO Stl/TO FT/FGA W's L's Win % OWS DWS WS
2010-2011 LAC 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .104 0.44 0.25 0.24 1 7 0.125 -0.17 0.15 -0.02
2011-2012 NOP 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .121 2.00 1.00 0.80 1 0 1.000 0.01 0.06 0.07
2012-2013 NOP 7 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 .127 0.47 0.47 0.65 4 3 0.571 -0.20 0.52 0.32
2013-2014 NOP 8 8 1 0 0 0 0 0 .145 0.93 1.21 0.08 7 1 0.875 0.08 0.58 0.65
CAREER 24 13 2 0 0 0 0 0 .125 0.62 0.62 0.33 13 11 0.542 0.13 0.78 0.91

NBA Preseason Stats - Advanced Stats

Season Team GP GS TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% TOV% STL% BLK% USG% Total S % PPR PPS ORtg DRtg PER
2010-2011 LAC 8 0 .491 .448 10.56 13.34 11.92 7.94 19.96 1.29 1.06 22.73 149.84 -7.03 1.09 90.3 107.7 8.34
2011-2012 NOP 1 0 .444 .400 12.55 10.95 11.70 18.48 12.89 2.74 4.15 18.85 90.00 1.77 1.20 101.1 85.4 12.54
2012-2013 NOP 7 5 .488 .392 5.44 17.36 11.22 7.70 20.60 2.11 3.20 19.01 129.98 -5.94 1.25 88.5 92.6 10.58
2013-2014 NOP 8 8 .586 .567 4.46 19.80 12.18 9.43 20.66 3.83 .80 13.58 189.10 -2.34 1.21 102.3 93.7 13.42
CAREER 24 13 .515 .467 6.64 16.98 11.76 8.77 20.15 2.56 1.74 17.90 146.87 -4.77 1.18 93.6 97.4 13.33

NBA Training Camp Experience



College

Wake Forest (2010)All Al-Farouq Aminu NCAA Stats & Splits

NCAA Season Stats - Per Game

Year Class School GP GS Min FGM FGA FG% 3FGM 3FGA 3PT% FTM FTA FT% FIC OFF DEF Reb Ast Stl Blk PF TO Pts
2008-2009 Fr Wake Forest 31 30 29.0 4.7 9.1 .516 0.2 1.3 .179 3.3 4.9 .671 10.70 2.29 5.87 8.16 1.48 0.97 1.23 2.61 2.61 12.94
2009-2010 So Wake Forest 31 30 31.3 5.4 12.1 .447 0.6 2.1 .273 4.5 6.4 .698 12.99 4.29 6.42 10.71 1.32 1.42 1.42 2.94 3.19 15.84
CAREER 62 60 30.1 5.0 10.6 .476 0.4 1.7 .238 3.9 5.7 .687 11.84 3.29 6.15 9.44 1.40 1.19 1.32 2.77 2.90 14.39

NCAA Season Stats - Totals

Year Class School GP GS Min FGM FGA FG% 3FGM 3FGA 3PT% FTM FTA FT% FIC OFF DEF Reb Ast Stl Blk PF TO Pts
2008-2009 Fr Wake Forest 31 30 899.0 146 283 .516 7 39 .179 102 152 .671 332 71 182 253 46 30 38 81 81 401
2009-2010 So Wake Forest 31 30 970.0 167 374 .447 18 66 .273 139 199 .698 403 133 199 332 41 44 44 91 99 491
CAREER 62 60 1869.0 313 657 .476 25 105 .238 241 351 .687 734 204 381 585 87 74 82 172 180 892

NCAA Season Stats - Misc Stats

Year Class School GP GS Dbl Dbl Tpl Dbl 40 Pts 20 Reb 20 Ast Techs HOB Ast/TO Stl/TO FT/FGA W's L's Win % OWS DWS WS
2008-2009 Fr Wake Forest 31 30 10 0 0 0 0 0 .212 0.57 0.37 0.54 24 7 0.774 2.08 2.63 4.71
2009-2010 So Wake Forest 31 30 19 0 0 1 0 0 .256 0.41 0.44 0.53 20 11 0.645 2.22 3.11 5.34
CAREER 62 60 29 0 0 1 0 0 .233 0.48 0.41 0.53 44 18 0.710 4.35 5.77 10.12

NCAA Season Stats - Advanced Stats

Year Class School GP GS TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% TOV% STL% BLK% USG% Total S % PPR PPS ORtg DRtg PER
2008-2009 Fr Wake Forest 31 30 .573 .528 9.56 20.98 15.71 8.99 18.80 1.75 4.18 22.07 136.64 -4.90 1.42 107.6 91.5 19.19
2009-2010 So Wake Forest 31 30 .532 .471 15.27 21.75 18.59 9.06 17.66 2.54 4.51 27.52 141.77 -6.95 1.31 105.0 90.0 22.77
CAREER 62 60 .550 .495 12.76 21.53 17.37 9.00 18.16 2.14 4.35 24.84 140.11 -5.91 1.36 106.3 90.6 20.37

NCAA Awards & Honors



National Team Events

United States / Nigeria

FIBA Senior Team Events Stats

Year Event GP Min FGM FGA FG% 3FGM 3FGA 3PT% FTM FTA FT% Reb Ast Stl Blk PF TO Pts Place
2013 FIBA Africa Championship 8 28:07 4.6 9.4 .493 0.2 1.6 .154 3.1 4.5 .694 7.0 3.4 1.6 0.6 2.5 2.8 12.6 7th
2012 Olympic Games 5 28:32 2.2 9.4 .234 0.2 2.8 .071 3.2 4.6 .696 6.0 2.8 2.0 0.6 2.0 2.8 7.8 10th
2012 Olympic Qualifying Tournament 5 29:48 4.8 10.6 .453 1.0 2.6 .385 2.6 3.8 .684 5.4 2.4 1.0 1.8 2.6 3.2 13.2 Bronze
AVERAGES 18 28:42 4.0 9.7 .411 0.4 2.2 .200 3.0 4.3 .692 6.3 2.9 1.6 0.9 2.4 2.9 11.4 -
TOTAL 18 516:40 72 175 .411 8 40 .200 54 78 .692 113 53 28 17 43 52 206 -


Prep/High School

Norcross High School [Norcross, Georgia (United States)]

High School Special Event Stats

Year Event GP Min FGM FGA FG% 3FGM 3FGA 3PT% FTM FTA FT% Reb Ast Stl Blk PF TO Pts
2008 McDonalds All-American 1 13:00 0 4 .000 0 1 .000 0 0 .000 4 0 1 0 0 1 0
2008 Jordan Classic 1 20:00 4 13 .308 1 2 .500 4 6 .667 12 1 0 0 2 3 13
2008 Nike Hoop Summit 1 19:00 4 6 .667 1 1 1.000 1 3 .333 5 3 1 1 3 3 10

Prep/High School Awards & Honors



Recent News


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Jul 23, 2014 - Al-Farouq Aminu Agrees To Two-Year, $2.1M Deal With Mavericks (Dwain Price/Dallas Star-Telegram)
Al-Farouq Aminu will have a player option on the second season of his deal.