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Taj Gibson  F  22
Current Team: Chicago Bulls
Date Of Birth: Jun 24, 1985 (29 years old)
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York (United States)
Nationality: United States
Height: 6-9 (206cm)      Weight: 225 (102kg)   
Current Agent: Mark Bartelstein
Current NBA Status: Under Contract (Chicago Bulls)
Free Agent: UFA-2017
 


Draft Entry: 2009 NBA Draft
Early Entry Info: 2009 Early Entrant
Pre-Draft Team: USC (Jr)
Draft Rights Trade: N/A
Draft Rights Renounced: N/A
High School: Calvary Christian High School [San Fernando, California (United States)]

NBA

5 Years Of ServiceAll Taj Gibson 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
2009-2010 CHI 82 70 26.9 3.8 7.7 .494 0.0 0.0 .000 1.4 2.1 .646 8.31 2.76 4.70 7.45 0.85 0.61 1.27 3.44 1.39 8.96
2010-2011 CHI 80 19 21.8 2.9 6.3 .466 0.0 0.1 .125 1.2 1.9 .676 6.89 2.02 3.70 5.72 0.72 0.49 1.32 2.54 0.89 7.11
2011-2012 CHI 63 0 20.4 3.2 6.4 .495 0.0 0.0 .000 1.3 2.1 .622 7.03 2.14 3.13 5.27 0.75 0.43 1.29 2.08 0.95 7.68
2012-2013 CHI 65 5 22.5 3.3 6.8 .485 0.0 0.1 .000 1.4 2.0 .679 6.86 1.92 3.38 5.31 0.94 0.42 1.38 2.55 1.17 7.95
2013-2014 CHI 82 8 28.7 5.2 10.9 .479 0.0 0.1 .000 2.6 3.4 .751 9.15 2.44 4.37 6.80 1.11 0.50 1.37 2.52 1.83 13.04
CAREER 372 102 24.3 3.7 7.7 .483 0.0 0.1 .053 1.6 2.3 .686 7.72 2.28 3.91 6.19 0.88 0.49 1.33 2.66 1.27 9.07

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
2009-2010 CHI 82 70 2203.6 311 629 .494 0 0 .000 113 175 .646 681 226 385 611 70 50 104 282 114 735
2010-2011 CHI 80 19 1742.2 234 502 .466 1 8 .125 100 148 .676 552 162 296 458 58 39 106 203 71 569
2011-2012 CHI 63 0 1284.4 200 404 .495 0 0 .000 84 135 .622 443 135 197 332 47 27 81 131 60 484
2012-2013 CHI 65 5 1459.4 214 441 .485 0 4 .000 89 131 .679 446 125 220 345 61 27 90 166 76 517
2013-2014 CHI 82 8 2351.2 429 896 .479 0 7 .000 211 281 .751 751 200 358 558 91 41 112 207 150 1069
CAREER 372 102 9040.8 1388 2872 .483 1 19 .053 597 870 .686 2872 848 1456 2304 327 184 493 989 471 3374

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
2009-2010 CHI 82 70 18 0 0 0 0 3 .124 0.61 0.44 0.28 41 41 0.500 1.25 3.43 4.67
2010-2011 CHI 80 19 6 0 0 0 0 1 .099 0.82 0.55 0.29 60 20 0.750 1.36 3.70 5.06
2011-2012 CHI 63 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 .105 0.78 0.45 0.33 48 15 0.762 1.84 2.59 4.44
2012-2013 CHI 65 5 5 0 0 0 0 2 .118 0.80 0.36 0.30 38 27 0.585 1.02 2.51 3.52
2013-2014 CHI 82 8 15 0 0 0 0 9 .183 0.61 0.27 0.31 48 34 0.585 1.36 4.30 5.67
CAREER 372 102 48 0 0 0 0 15 .085 0.69 0.39 0.30 235 137 0.632 7.05 13.98 21.03

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
2009-2010 CHI 82 70 .521 .494 11.58 19.15 15.42 5.02 13.90 1.17 3.61 16.71 114.01 -3.04 1.17 104.5 103.2 13.97
2010-2011 CHI 80 19 .502 .467 11.18 19.41 15.40 5.30 11.13 1.18 4.63 16.83 126.68 -1.89 1.13 106.4 98.2 14.61
2011-2012 CHI 63 0 .522 .495 11.96 16.66 14.36 5.94 11.46 1.13 4.47 18.54 111.73 -2.28 1.20 108.8 96.6 16.95
2012-2013 CHI 65 5 .518 .485 9.77 17.31 13.53 7.05 13.23 .99 4.63 18.05 116.47 -2.49 1.17 103.7 100.2 14.65
2013-2014 CHI 82 8 .524 .479 9.85 17.05 13.51 7.29 12.82 .93 3.70 22.95 122.97 -3.96 1.19 102.4 100.1 16.15
CAREER 372 102 .518 .483 10.84 18.16 14.54 5.76 12.64 1.05 3.76 18.27 122.21 -2.77 1.17 105.0 102.2 14.81

NBA TransactionsAll NBA Transactions | Chicago Bulls Transactions

Jun 25, 2009 - The Chicago Bulls selected Taj Gibson in Round 1 with Pick 26 in the 2009 NBA Draft.
Jul 8, 2009 - Taj Gibson signed a multi-year contract with the Chicago Bulls.
Oct 25, 2010 - The Chicago Bulls exercised their Team Option to extend the contract of Taj Gibson.
Jun 29, 2011 - The Chicago Bulls exercised their Team Option to extend the contract of Taj Gibson.
Oct 31, 2012 - Taj Gibson signed a rookie scale extension with the Chicago Bulls.

NBA Awards & HonorsSince the 1946-1947 season

NBA Playoff ExperienceAll Taj Gibson NBA Playoff Stats & Splits

NBA Playoff 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
2009-2010 CHI 5 5 28.9 3.2 7.6 .421 0.0 0.0 .000 1.2 2.2 .545 6.08 1.80 5.20 7.00 0.60 0.20 0.60 3.40 0.40 7.60
2010-2011 CHI 16 0 17.7 2.7 4.8 .566 0.0 0.1 .000 0.6 0.9 .600 5.90 1.62 2.50 4.12 0.56 0.31 1.38 2.00 0.88 5.94
2011-2012 CHI 6 0 22.9 3.5 7.7 .457 0.0 0.0 .000 2.5 3.7 .682 8.79 2.50 4.00 6.50 0.67 0.67 1.67 3.17 0.50 9.50
2012-2013 CHI 12 0 17.1 2.6 5.5 .470 0.0 0.2 .000 1.3 1.8 .727 3.12 1.25 1.75 3.00 0.33 0.33 0.50 3.08 0.75 6.50
2013-2014 CHI 5 0 30.7 6.4 11.4 .561 0.0 0.0 .000 5.4 7.2 .750 13.05 4.20 2.00 6.20 0.40 0.40 2.40 2.40 1.60 18.20
CAREER 44 5 21.0 3.2 6.4 .505 0.0 0.1 .000 1.7 2.4 .689 6.37 1.95 2.75 4.70 0.50 0.36 1.20 2.66 0.82 8.16

NBA Playoff 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
2009-2010 CHI 5 5 144.6 16 38 .421 0 0 .000 6 11 .545 30 9 26 35 3 1 3 17 2 38
2010-2011 CHI 16 0 283.7 43 76 .566 0 1 .000 9 15 .600 94 26 40 66 9 5 22 32 14 95
2011-2012 CHI 6 0 137.3 21 46 .457 0 0 .000 15 22 .682 53 15 24 39 4 4 10 19 3 57
2012-2013 CHI 12 0 205.6 31 66 .470 0 2 .000 16 22 .727 38 15 21 36 4 4 6 37 9 78
2013-2014 CHI 5 0 153.7 32 57 .561 0 0 .000 27 36 .750 65 21 10 31 2 2 12 12 8 91
CAREER 44 5 924.9 143 283 .505 0 3 .000 73 106 .689 280 86 121 207 22 16 53 117 36 359

NBA Playoff 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
2009-2010 CHI 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 .101 1.50 0.50 0.29 1 4 0.200 0.02 0.03 0.04
2010-2011 CHI 16 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 .096 0.64 0.36 0.20 9 7 0.562 0.33 0.57 0.90
2011-2012 CHI 6 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 .123 1.33 1.33 0.48 2 4 0.333 0.27 0.33 0.59
2012-2013 CHI 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .083 0.44 0.44 0.33 5 7 0.417 0.17 0.09 0.26
2013-2014 CHI 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 .205 0.25 0.25 0.63 1 4 0.200 0.60 0.14 0.73
CAREER 44 5 3 0 0 0 0 7 .098 0.61 0.44 0.37 18 26 0.409 1.50 1.03 2.53

NBA Playoff Stats - Advanced Stats

Season Team GP GS TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% TOV% STL% BLK% USG% Total S % PPR PPS ORtg DRtg PER
2009-2010 CHI 5 5 .444 .421 6.91 22.01 14.10 3.06 4.46 .36 1.91 14.01 96.65 0.00 1.00 100.4 114.6 9.09
2010-2011 CHI 16 0 .575 .566 10.70 17.16 13.87 5.75 14.49 .97 6.02 15.77 116.58 -2.99 1.25 110.9 99.2 16.72
2011-2012 CHI 6 0 .512 .457 12.24 18.57 15.49 5.24 5.11 1.60 5.43 19.89 113.83 -0.25 1.24 112.1 93.8 19.40
2012-2013 CHI 12 0 .515 .470 8.68 12.93 10.73 3.47 10.63 1.07 2.45 19.46 119.70 -3.24 1.18 104.4 110.5 11.91
2013-2014 CHI 5 0 .625 .561 15.29 7.78 11.66 2.77 9.90 .73 6.00 25.31 131.14 -4.76 1.60 123.9 107.9 27.05
CAREER 44 5 .545 .505 10.74 15.89 13.25 4.19 9.85 .94 4.51 18.26 119.40 -2.33 1.27 112.1 105.1 17.39

NBA All-Star Weekend CompetitionsSince the 1946-1947 season


NBA Rising Stars Challenge 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 Rising Stars Challenge 1 0 9.4 2 3 .667 0 0 .000 2 2 1.000 5 1 1 2 0 1 0 2 0 6
2011 Rising Stars Challenge 1 1 18.3 4 7 .571 0 1 .000 0 0 .000 6 2 0 2 0 1 1 0 1 8
TOTAL 2 1 27.7 6 10 .600 0 1 .000 2 2 1.000 10 3 1 4 0 2 1 2 1 14
AVERAGES 2 1 13.9 3.0 5.0 .600 0.0 0.5 .000 1.0 1.0 1.000 5.25 1.50 0.50 2.00 0.00 1.00 0.50 1.00 0.50 7.00

NBA Summer League ExperienceAll Taj Gibson 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
2009-2010 CHI 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
2009-2010 CHI 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
2009-2010 CHI 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
2009-2010 CHI No Stats Available
CAREER No Stats Available

NBA Preseason ExperienceAll Taj Gibson 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 CHI 6 6 19.2 2.7 6.2 .432 0.0 0.0 .000 1.2 1.5 .778 2.60 1.00 1.83 2.83 0.50 0.50 0.50 3.17 1.00 6.50
2011-2012 CHI 2 0 21.0 4.0 7.5 .533 0.0 0.0 .000 2.0 2.0 1.000 4.62 0.50 5.00 5.50 0.50 0.00 1.50 4.50 3.00 10.00
2012-2013 CHI 7 0 22.6 2.1 6.6 .326 0.0 0.1 .000 3.0 3.7 .808 6.11 2.86 5.14 8.00 0.29 0.71 1.86 4.00 2.43 7.29
2013-2014 CHI 8 1 28.1 5.4 9.0 .597 0.0 0.1 .000 2.1 3.4 .630 10.33 2.50 5.12 7.62 0.75 0.50 1.38 3.25 1.88 12.88
2014-2015 CHI 7 1 25.7 4.1 8.7 .475 0.0 0.0 .000 3.1 4.6 .688 7.96 1.71 3.71 5.43 0.86 1.00 1.14 2.57 1.43 11.43
CAREER 30 8 24.0 3.7 7.7 .481 0.0 0.1 .000 2.4 3.3 .724 6.87 1.97 4.13 6.10 0.60 0.63 1.27 3.33 1.80 9.77

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 CHI 6 6 115.5 16 37 .432 0 0 .000 7 9 .778 16 6 11 17 3 3 3 19 6 39
2011-2012 CHI 2 0 42.0 8 15 .533 0 0 .000 4 4 1.000 9 1 10 11 1 0 3 9 6 20
2012-2013 CHI 7 0 158.5 15 46 .326 0 1 .000 21 26 .808 43 20 36 56 2 5 13 28 17 51
2013-2014 CHI 8 1 224.4 43 72 .597 0 1 .000 17 27 .630 83 20 41 61 6 4 11 26 15 103
2014-2015 CHI 7 1 180.2 29 61 .475 0 0 .000 22 32 .688 56 12 26 38 6 7 8 18 10 80
CAREER 30 8 720.5 111 231 .481 0 2 .000 71 98 .724 206 59 124 183 18 19 38 100 54 293

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 CHI 6 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 .089 0.50 0.50 0.24 4 2 0.667 -0.05 0.24 0.19
2011-2012 CHI 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .123 0.17 0.00 0.27 2 0 1.000 -0.05 0.12 0.07
2012-2013 CHI 7 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .076 0.12 0.29 0.57 5 2 0.714 -0.25 0.50 0.26
2013-2014 CHI 8 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 .187 0.40 0.27 0.38 8 0 1.000 0.33 0.68 1.01
2014-2015 CHI 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .154 0.60 0.70 0.52 4 3 0.571 0.27 0.28 0.55
CAREER 30 8 3 0 0 0 0 1 .129 0.33 0.35 0.42 23 7 0.767 0.73 1.39 2.12

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 CHI 6 6 .476 .432 6.42 11.53 9.00 4.30 12.78 1.35 2.10 18.44 121.02 -3.44 1.05 94.4 98.8 7.72
2011-2012 CHI 2 0 .597 .533 3.22 20.43 13.76 4.18 26.36 .00 4.67 25.79 153.33 -12.74 1.33 87.7 90.0 10.76
2012-2013 CHI 7 0 .444 .326 13.50 23.93 18.76 2.22 22.84 1.60 6.28 20.47 113.38 -9.75 1.11 84.9 88.2 10.61
2013-2014 CHI 8 1 .614 .597 10.43 19.27 15.08 5.45 15.17 .89 3.90 19.56 122.69 -4.85 1.43 111.1 90.1 17.62
2014-2015 CHI 7 1 .533 .475 7.45 15.33 11.49 6.56 11.75 1.98 3.45 21.30 116.29 -3.44 1.31 104.1 96.8 18.63
CAREER 30 8 .534 .481 9.46 18.37 14.09 4.64 16.46 1.34 4.09 20.38 120.50 -5.97 1.27 99.8 93.0 16.94

NBA Training Camp Experience



College

USC (2009)All Taj Gibson 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
2006-2007 Fr USC 37 35 32.4 4.7 8.4 .558 0.0 0.0 .000 2.8 4.5 .623 10.90 2.73 5.95 8.68 1.49 0.54 1.86 2.97 2.89 12.22
2007-2008 So USC 33 32 32.1 4.2 7.2 .580 0.0 0.0 .000 2.4 4.0 .594 10.68 2.42 5.42 7.85 1.30 0.70 2.55 3.48 2.45 10.76
2008-2009 Jr USC 35 35 33.7 5.4 9.0 .601 0.0 0.0 .000 3.4 5.2 .659 14.77 3.51 5.51 9.03 1.26 0.97 2.86 2.94 2.06 14.29
CAREER 105 102 32.7 4.8 8.2 .580 0.0 0.0 .000 2.9 4.6 .629 12.12 2.90 5.64 8.53 1.35 0.73 2.41 3.12 2.48 12.45

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
2006-2007 Fr USC 37 35 1197.0 174 312 .558 0 0 .000 104 167 .623 403 101 220 321 55 20 69 110 107 452
2007-2008 So USC 33 32 1058.0 138 238 .580 0 0 .000 79 133 .594 352 80 179 259 43 23 84 115 81 355
2008-2009 Jr USC 35 35 1179.0 190 316 .601 0 0 .000 120 182 .659 517 123 193 316 44 34 100 103 72 500
CAREER 105 102 3434.0 502 866 .580 0 0 .000 303 482 .629 1273 304 592 896 142 77 253 328 260 1307

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
2006-2007 Fr USC 37 35 11 0 0 0 0 1 .242 0.51 0.19 0.54 25 12 0.676 2.15 3.12 5.26
2007-2008 So USC 33 32 5 0 0 0 0 0 .221 0.53 0.28 0.56 21 12 0.636 1.92 3.22 5.14
2008-2009 Jr USC 35 35 15 0 0 0 0 1 .268 0.61 0.47 0.58 22 13 0.629 5.19 3.44 8.63
CAREER 105 102 31 0 0 0 0 2 .245 0.55 0.30 0.56 68 37 0.648 8.90 10.03 18.92

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
2006-2007 Fr USC 37 35 .586 .558 11.16 20.99 16.44 9.51 21.73 .92 5.92 21.70 118.04 -5.74 1.45 104.3 93.2 18.10
2007-2008 So USC 33 32 .599 .580 10.68 19.68 15.61 8.40 21.46 1.30 8.39 19.22 117.38 -4.98 1.49 106.4 91.0 17.75
2008-2009 Jr USC 35 35 .631 .601 14.33 20.58 17.59 8.16 15.38 1.74 9.52 20.98 126.06 -3.64 1.58 121.2 91.5 24.99
CAREER 105 102 .606 .580 12.28 20.73 16.81 8.72 19.43 1.30 7.83 20.67 120.83 -4.73 1.51 110.6 91.9 19.63

NCAA Awards & Honors



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All Taj Gibson News
Sep 18, 2014 - Sources: Taj Gibson Not Too Thrilled To Continue Being Backup Forward (Aggrey Sam/Comcast SportsNet)
Taj Gibson privately isn't too thrilled about the prospect of continuing to be a reserve forward, according to sources.
Jul 30, 2014 - Bulls Not Aggressively Pursuing Kevin Love Deal, Have Made No Formal Offers (K.C. Johnson/Chicago Tribune)
Sources continue to indicate that the Bulls are not aggressively pursuing a trade for Kevin Love and have made no formal offers.
Jul 23, 2014 - Report: Bulls Offer Gibson, McDermott, Mirotic To Wolves For Kevin Love (Chris Sheridan/Sheridan Hoops)
The Bulls have reportedly offered Taj Gibson, Doug McDermott and Nikola Mirotic to the Wolves for Kevin Love.
Jun 23, 2014 - Bulls Offering Gibson, Snell, Two Picks To Wolves For Kevin Love (Chad Ford/ESPN)
The Bulls are offering Taj Gibson, Tony Snell, plus the No. 16 and No. 19 picks in this week's draft to the Wolves for Kevin Love.
May 23, 2014 - Taj Gibson Told He'll Start For Bulls Next Season (Joe Cowley/Chicago Sun-Times)
Taj Gibson was told by the Bulls' coaching staff that he will start next season.