John Henson PF  #31

Current Team: Milwaukee Bucks

Born: Dec 28, 1990 (24 years old)

Birthplace: Greensboro, North Carolina (United States)

Nationality: United States

Height: 6-11 (211cm)     Weight: 220 (100kg)

Current Agent: Jim Tanner

Current NBA Status: Under Contract (Milwaukee Bucks)

Free Agent: RFA-2016

Draft Entry: 2012 NBA Draft

Early Entry Info: 2012 Early Entrant

Drafted: Round 1, Pick 14, Milwaukee Bucks

Pre-Draft Team: North Carolina (Jr)

High School: Sickles High School [Tampa, Florida (United States)]

John Henson News

Hammond: Bucks Never Had Interest In Trading John Henson
John Henson has shot 58 percent since returning from injury and is playing a Tyson Chandler type of role.

Zach Lowe/Grantland

Bucks Exercise 15-16 Options On Antetokounmpo, Henson
Giannis Antetokounmpo appeared in 77 games last year during his rookie season and averaged 6.8 points with 4.4 rebounds and 1.9 assists in 24.6 minutes per contest.

RealGM Staff Report

Bucks Pick Up 14-15 Options On Henson, Knight
John Henson is entering his second season in the NBA out of the University of North Carolina.

RealGM Staff Report

Bucks Considering Jennings, Sanders, Henson As Nearly Untouchable
The Bucks have decided to make Brandon Jennings nearly untouchable in trade talks.

Marc Stein/ESPN

Jim Boylan Changes Bucks' Big Man Rotation
Ilyasova now starts and Henson receives consistent minutes in a more solidified role for the Bucks.

Charles F. Gardner/Journal Sentinel

John Henson Signs Rookie Contract With Bucks
John Henson was the 14th overall selection in the 2012 NBA Draft.

RealGM Staff Report

Bucks Looking To Move Up In Draft, Targeting Drummond, Henson
The Bucks are trying to move up in the draft.

Racine Journal-Times

Henson, Zeller, Perry Jones, Moultrie, Nicholson Workout For Sixers
The Sixers own the 15th, 45th and 54th overall picks and appear to be leaning towards taking a big man with their highest selection.

John N. Mitchell/Philadelphia Inquirer

Bucks Intrigued By Henson's Potential In Small Ball Lineups
The Bucks envision John Henson as a power forward capable of playing center in certain situations.

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Henson Works Out For Bucks
Joining John Henson are Augustus Gilchrist, Garrett Stutz, Matt Gatens, Zane Johnson and Rob Jones.

RealGM Staff Report

Zeller, Leonard On Bucks' Short List Of Draft Targets
The Bucks have worked up a short list of draft targets and Tyler Zeller and Meyers Leonard have made the cut.

Racine Journal Times

John Henson Set To Workout For Kings
The Kings currently hold the 5th overall pick in the draft.

Field Set For NBA Draft Combine
Sixty players are scheduled to attend the 2012 NBA Draft combine in Chicago on June 7th and 8th.

RealGM Staff Report

NBA Releases List Of 2012 Draft Early Entrants
The NBA announced that 66 players, including 49 players from U.S. colleges and 17 international players, have filed as early entry candidates for the 2012 NBA Draft.

RealGM Staff Report

John Henson Signs With DC Area Agent
John Henson is projected as a first round pick.

Barnes, Henson, Marshall Declare For Draft
Harrison Barnes, John Henson and Kendall Marshall will leave North Carolina early for the NBA Draft.

Robbi Pickeral/ESPN

Tar Heels Flummoxed By KU's Triangle-And-Two Defense
North Carolina went scoreless over the final five minutes of its 80-67 Midwest Regional final loss to the Jayhawks.

Kansas City Star

John Henson Will Be Game-Time Decision Against Vermont
John Henson said that his sprained left wrist is slowly improving.

News & Observer

John Henson Day-To-Day With Sprained Wrist
John Henson is dealing with a sprained left wrist and did not practice Monday.

North Carolina Sends Three To All-ACC First Team
Tyler Zeller, John Henson and Harrison Barnes headline the All-ACC First Team and are joined by Duke's Austin Rivers and Virginia's Mike Scott.

RealGM Staff Report

Henson On Pace To Break UNC Record For Blocked Shots
John Henson is just 39 blocks shy of the school record at North Carolina.

Charlotte Observer

Henson Comfortable Scoring With Off Hand
North Carolina power forward John Henson is comfortable scoring with his weak hand.

Mark Berman/Roanoke Times

John Henson Holding Opponents To 24.2 Percent Shooting
Tar Heel John Henson is leading candidate for national defensive player of the year.

Luke Winn/

Tar Heels' Henson Working To Extend Shooting Range
Tar Heels forward John Henson has been working to add an effective jumper to his repertoire.


Kentucky-North Carolina Game Drew Record Number Of NBA Officials
The game featured ten potential first-round draft picks.

Jerry Tipton/Lexington Herald Leader

Henson, Zeller Combine Different Skills To Create Stingy Interior Defense
John Henson and Tyler Zeller complement each other perfectly, bringing different styles to North Carolina's interior defense.


Henson, Zeller Bring Fire And Ice To North Carolina's Defense
Roy Williams and his staff grade every possession using a point system.

Luke Winn/Sports Illustrated

Henson, Rivers Awarded ACC Player Of The Week Honors
John Henson was chosen as the ACC Player of the Week, while Austin Rivers was awarded Rookie of the Week honors.

Robbi Pickeral/ESPN

Wooden Award Announces Preseason Top-50 List
For the first time, a school had four players listed as North Carolina had Harrison Barnes, John Henson, Kendall Marshall and Tyler Zeller selected.

Press Release

UNC's John Henson Improving Offensive Game
John Henson is still at his best inside, but he's stepping away from the hoop and working on his weak hand to round out his game.

Robbi Pickeral/Charlotte Observer

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