James Nnaji C  #46

Full Name: James Ugochukwu Nnaji

Current Team: Barca

Born: Aug 14, 2004 (19 years old)

Birthplace/Hometown: Makurdi, Nigeria

Nationality: Nigeria

Height: 6-11 (211cm)     Weight: 250 (113kg)

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Current NBA Status: Draft Rights Retained (Charlotte Hornets)

Agent: Jim Tanner, Deirunas Visockas, Gerard Raventos

Draft Entry: 2023 NBA Draft

Early Entry Info: 2023 Early Entrant

Drafted: Round 2, Pick 1, Detroit Pistons

Draft Rights Trade: DET to BOS, Jun 28, 2023, BOS to CHA, Jun 28, 2023

Pre-Draft Team: FC Barcelona II (Spain)


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NBA Transactions

Jun 22, 2023 - The Detroit Pistons selected James Nnaji in Round 2 with Pick 1 in the 2023 NBA Draft.
Jun 28, 2023 - The draft rights to James Nnaji was acquired by the Boston Celtics, along with a More Favorable 2025 2nd round pick and a More Favorable 2026 2nd round pick, from the Detroit Pistons in exchange for the draft rights to Marcus Sasser.
Jun 28, 2023 - The draft rights to James Nnaji was acquired by the Charlotte Hornets from the Boston Celtics in exchange for the draft rights to Mouhamed Gueye and the draft rights to Colby Jones.

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NBA Summer League Stats - Per Game

Season Team Location GP GS MIN PTS FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF
2023-24 * All Teams - 6 2 17.5 3.83 1.33 2.00 .667 0.00 0.00 .000 1.17 2.00 .583 2.33 4.00 6.33 0.50 0.17 2.00 1.33 2.67
2023-24 * CHA Las Vegas 5 2 17.6 3.60 1.20 2.00 .600 0.00 0.00 .000 1.20 2.00 .600 2.60 4.20 6.80 0.60 0.20 2.20 1.60 2.80
2023-24 * CHA Sacramento 1 0 16.6 5.00 2.00 2.00 1.000 0.00 0.00 .000 1.00 2.00 .500 1.00 3.00 4.00 0.00 0.00 1.00 0.00 2.00
CAREER     6 2 17.5 3.83 1.33 2.00 .667 0.00 0.00 .000 1.17 2.00 .583 2.33 4.00 6.33 0.50 0.17 2.00 1.33 2.67

NBA Summer League Stats - Totals

Season Team Location GP GS MIN PTS FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF
2023-24 * All Teams - 6 2 104.8 23 8 12 .667 0 0 .000 7 12 .583 14 24 38 3 1 12 8 16
2023-24 * CHA Las Vegas 5 2 88.2 18 6 10 .600 0 0 .000 6 10 .600 13 21 34 3 1 11 8 14
2023-24 * CHA Sacramento 1 0 16.6 5 2 2 1.000 0 0 .000 1 2 .500 1 3 4 0 0 1 0 2
CAREER     6 2 104.8 23 8 12 .667 0 0 .000 7 12 .583 14 24 38 3 1 12 8 16

NBA Summer League Stats - Misc Stats

Season Team Location 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
2023-24 * All Teams - 6 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .060 0.38 0.12 1.00 1 5 .167 0.10 0.19 0.29
2023-24 * CHA Las Vegas 5 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .060 0.38 0.12 1.00 1 4 .200 0.03 0.19 0.22
2023-24 * CHA Sacramento 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .063 0.00 0.00 1.00 0 1 .000 0.06 - 0.07
CAREER     6 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .060 0.38 0.12 1.00 1 5 .167 0.10 0.19 0.29

NBA Summer League Stats - Advanced Stats

Season Team Location GP GS TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% TOV% STL% BLK% USG% Total S % PPR PPS ORtg DRtg PER
2023-24 * All Teams - 6 2 .666 .667 12.96 23.05 17.91 4.16 31.65 0.44 9.56 9.68 125.00 -5.83 1.92 108.2 101.6 14.09
2023-24 * CHA Las Vegas 5 2 .625 .600 13.94 23.86 18.76 4.96 35.71 0.53 10.08 10.12 120.00 -6.97 1.80 100.7 99.2 13.65
2023-24 * CHA Sacramento 1 0 .868 1.000 6.72 18.58 12.89 - - - 6.03 7.18 150.00 - 2.50 176.7 113.5 15.68
CAREER     6 2 .666 .667 12.96 23.05 17.91 4.16 31.65 0.44 9.56 9.68 125.00 -5.83 1.92 108.2 101.6 13.98

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International Basketball

* International basketball history from 2000-2001

International Regular Season Stats - Per Game

Season Team League GP GS MIN PTS FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF
2020-21 * All Teams All Leagues 20 7 14.2 5.85 2.50 3.90 .641 0.00 0.05 .000 0.85 2.75 .309 2.00 2.85 4.85 0.65 0.35 1.95 1.05 1.95
2020-21 * FC Barcelona II LEB Silver 12 0 9.3 2.92 1.33 1.92 .696 0.00 0.00 .000 0.25 1.17 .214 0.92 1.83 2.75 0.42 0.08 1.08 0.33 1.83
2020-21 * FC Barcelona II Valencia 4 3 18.6 6.25 2.75 6.25 .440 0.00 0.25 .000 0.75 3.00 .250 2.25 4.50 6.75 0.50 0.50 2.25 2.25 2.75
2020-21 * FC Barcelona II ANGT 4 4 24.6 14.25 5.75 7.50 .767 0.00 0.00 .000 2.75 7.25 .379 5.00 4.25 9.25 1.50 1.00 4.25 2.00 1.50
2021-22 * All Teams All Leagues 25 4 6.3 2.00 0.92 1.20 .767 0.00 0.00 .000 0.16 0.52 .308 0.52 1.04 1.56 0.16 0.04 0.52 0.44 1.12
2021-22 * Barca Euroleague 13 1 5.9 1.85 0.92 1.23 .750 0.00 0.00 .000 0.00 0.31 .000 0.46 1.23 1.69 0.15 0.00 0.38 0.54 0.92
2021-22 * Barca ACB 12 3 6.8 2.17 0.92 1.17 .786 0.00 0.00 .000 0.33 0.75 .444 0.58 0.83 1.42 0.17 0.08 0.67 0.33 1.33
2022-23 * All Teams All Leagues 56 9 9.0 3.50 1.45 2.02 .717 0.00 0.00 .000 0.61 1.20 .507 0.86 1.29 2.14 0.29 0.14 0.57 0.75 1.20
2022-23 * Barca ACB 35 9 10.5 4.34 1.77 2.54 .697 0.00 0.00 .000 0.80 1.49 .538 1.06 1.54 2.60 0.26 0.23 0.63 0.80 1.31
2022-23 * Barca Euroleague 19 0 6.5 2.00 0.84 1.11 .762 0.00 0.00 .000 0.32 0.68 .462 0.47 0.84 1.32 0.37 0.00 0.53 0.68 0.95
2022-23 * Barca ACB SuperCup 1 0 4.2 2.00 1.00 1.00 1.000 0.00 0.00 .000 0.00 0.00 .000 0.00 1.00 1.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 1.00
2022-23 * Barca Spanish Cup 1 0 8.0 4.00 2.00 2.00 1.000 0.00 0.00 .000 0.00 2.00 .000 2.00 1.00 3.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 1.00 2.00
2023-24 * All Teams All Leagues 36 1 6.5 2.42 0.92 1.39 .660 0.00 0.00 .000 0.58 1.08 .538 0.44 1.36 1.81 0.11 0.14 0.33 0.44 1.14
2023-24 * Barca ACB 20 1 7.7 2.20 0.85 1.35 .630 0.00 0.00 .000 0.50 0.75 .667 0.45 1.70 2.15 0.05 0.10 0.45 0.55 1.25
2023-24 * Barca Euroleague 15 0 4.9 2.27 0.80 1.20 .667 0.00 0.00 .000 0.67 1.47 .455 0.27 0.87 1.13 0.20 0.20 0.20 0.33 0.93
2023-24 * Barca Spanish Cup 1 0 7.5 9.00 4.00 5.00 .800 0.00 0.00 .000 1.00 2.00 .500 3.00 2.00 5.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 2.00

International Regular Season Stats - Totals

Season Team League GP GS MIN PTS FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF
2020-21 * All Teams All Leagues 20 7 283.8 117 50 78 .641 0 1 .000 17 55 .309 40 57 97 13 7 39 21 39
2020-21 * FC Barcelona II LEB Silver 12 0 111 35 16 23 .696 0 0 .000 3 14 .214 11 22 33 5 1 13 4 22
2020-21 * FC Barcelona II Valencia 4 3 74.4 25 11 25 .440 0 1 .000 3 12 .250 9 18 27 2 2 9 9 11
2020-21 * FC Barcelona II ANGT 4 4 98.3 57 23 30 .767 0 0 .000 11 29 .379 20 17 37 6 4 17 8 6
2021-22 * All Teams All Leagues 25 4 157.6 50 23 30 .767 0 0 .000 4 13 .308 13 26 39 4 1 13 11 28
2021-22 * Barca Euroleague 13 1 76.4 24 12 16 .750 0 0 .000 0 4 .000 6 16 22 2 0 5 7 12
2021-22 * Barca ACB 12 3 81.2 26 11 14 .786 0 0 .000 4 9 .444 7 10 17 2 1 8 4 16
2022-23 * All Teams All Leagues 56 9 503.7 196 81 113 .717 0 0 .000 34 67 .507 48 72 120 16 8 32 42 67
2022-23 * Barca ACB 35 9 368.6 152 62 89 .697 0 0 .000 28 52 .538 37 54 91 9 8 22 28 46
2022-23 * Barca Euroleague 19 0 122.9 38 16 21 .762 0 0 .000 6 13 .462 9 16 25 7 0 10 13 18
2022-23 * Barca ACB SuperCup 1 0 4.2 2 1 1 1.000 0 0 .000 0 0 .000 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1
2022-23 * Barca Spanish Cup 1 0 8 4 2 2 1.000 0 0 .000 0 2 .000 2 1 3 0 0 0 1 2
2023-24 * All Teams All Leagues 36 1 235.2 87 33 50 .660 0 0 .000 21 39 .538 16 49 65 4 5 12 16 41
2023-24 * Barca ACB 20 1 153.9 44 17 27 .630 0 0 .000 10 15 .667 9 34 43 1 2 9 11 25
2023-24 * Barca Euroleague 15 0 73.8 34 12 18 .667 0 0 .000 10 22 .455 4 13 17 3 3 3 5 14
2023-24 * Barca Spanish Cup 1 0 7.5 9 4 5 .800 0 0 .000 1 2 .500 3 2 5 0 0 0 0 2

International Regular Season Stats - Misc Stats

Season Team League 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
2020-21 * All Teams All Leagues 20 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 .101 0.62 0.33 0.71 19 1 .950 0.31 1.64 1.95
2020-21 * FC Barcelona II LEB Silver 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .057 1.25 0.25 0.61 12 0 1.000 0.31 0.44 0.76
2020-21 * FC Barcelona II Valencia 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .107 0.22 0.22 0.48 4 0 1.000 -0.05 0.41 0.37
2020-21 * FC Barcelona II ANGT 4 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 .220 0.75 0.50 0.97 3 1 .750 0.61 0.45 1.06
2021-22 * All Teams All Leagues 25 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .036 0.36 0.09 0.43 17 8 .680 0.25 0.23 0.48
2021-22 * Barca Euroleague 13 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .036 0.29 0.00 0.25 8 5 .615 -0.03 0.16 0.13
2021-22 * Barca ACB 12 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .036 0.50 0.25 0.64 9 3 .750 0.18 0.18 0.36
2022-23 * All Teams All Leagues 56 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 .058 0.38 0.19 0.59 47 9 .839 0.96 0.88 1.85
2022-23 * Barca ACB 35 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 .067 0.32 0.29 0.58 32 3 .914 0.74 0.94 1.69
2022-23 * Barca Euroleague 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .042 0.54 0.00 0.62 14 5 .737 -0.04 0.24 0.20
2022-23 * Barca ACB SuperCup 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .031 0.00 0.00 0.00 1 0 1.000 0.02 0.01 0.03
2022-23 * Barca Spanish Cup 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .069 0.00 0.00 1.00 0 1 .000 -0.01 0.00 -0.01
2023-24 * All Teams All Leagues 36 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .033 0.25 0.31 0.78 24 12 .667 0.36 0.46 0.81
2023-24 * Barca ACB 20 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .028 0.09 0.18 0.56 13 7 .650 0.06 0.35 0.41
2023-24 * Barca Euroleague 15 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .033 0.60 0.60 1.22 10 5 .667 0.06 0.21 0.27
2023-24 * Barca Spanish Cup 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .100 0.00 0.00 0.40 1 0 1.000 0.09 0.03 0.12

International Regular Season Stats - Advanced Stats

Season Team League GP GS TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% TOV% STL% BLK% USG% Total S % PPR PPS ORtg DRtg PER
2020-21 * All Teams All Leagues 20 7 .572 .641 16.84 19.49 18.30 7.70 17.05 1.28 12.80 19.19 95.01 -4.24 1.50 106.5 75.8 20.48
2020-21 * FC Barcelona II LEB Silver 12 0 .600 .696 12.81 20.20 16.94 7.25 12.06 0.49 11.00 13.91 90.99 -0.59 1.52 118.1 83.0 19.76
2020-21 * FC Barcelona II Valencia 4 3 .413 .440 12.89 23.73 18.53 4.45 22.91 1.40 11.58 22.30 69.00 -10.44 1.00 75.3 61.5 14.55
2020-21 * FC Barcelona II ANGT 4 4 .667 .767 22.30 14.75 18.06 10.83 15.76 1.94 15.47 20.90 114.60 -4.00 1.90 119.9 72.7 34.11
2021-22 * All Teams All Leagues 25 4 .700 .767 11.80 20.99 16.66 4.28 23.54 0.35 8.03 14.59 107.44 -5.54 1.67 112.3 104.7 14.96
2021-22 * Barca Euroleague 13 1 .676 .750 11.83 27.93 20.37 4.49 28.27 0.00 6.75 16.55 75.00 -7.35 1.50 99.0 104.9 13.44
2021-22 * Barca ACB 12 3 .724 .786 11.86 15.12 13.59 4.17 18.21 0.68 9.17 12.99 123.02 -3.30 1.86 126.9 104.6 16.38
2022-23 * All Teams All Leagues 56 9 .688 .717 13.23 18.17 15.81 5.43 22.77 0.89 6.42 17.89 122.43 -6.58 1.73 113.3 103.5 16.98
2022-23 * Barca ACB 35 9 .679 .697 13.86 17.96 16.03 4.11 20.02 1.21 6.01 18.32 123.51 -6.14 1.71 116.6 100.5 18.47
2022-23 * Barca Euroleague 19 0 .711 .762 10.33 17.74 14.10 9.66 32.73 0.00 8.22 16.08 122.34 -6.85 1.81 102.2 108.7 12.60
2022-23 * Barca ACB SuperCup 1 0 1.000 1.000 0.00 27.03 15.62 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 12.11 100.00 0.00 2.00 200.0 102.2 20.40
2022-23 * Barca Spanish Cup 1 0 .694 1.000 29.61 18.75 24.82 0.00 25.77 0.00 0.00 24.68 100.00 -13.51 2.00 97.9 121.2 19.69
2023-24 * All Teams All Leagues 36 1 .648 .660 8.78 25.01 17.19 2.68 19.24 1.16 5.16 16.73 119.85 -5.82 1.74 111.5 102.4 15.17
2023-24 * Barca ACB 20 1 .655 .630 7.75 26.38 17.55 0.97 24.66 0.70 5.90 13.73 129.63 -6.75 1.63 105.4 103.2 11.71
2023-24 * Barca Euroleague 15 0 .614 .667 6.66 21.29 14.04 6.90 15.30 2.23 4.08 20.91 112.12 -3.99 1.89 110.1 101.4 16.84
2023-24 * Barca Spanish Cup 1 0 .765 .800 57.69 27.78 40.32 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 32.42 130.00 0.00 1.80 169.6 100.5 54.32

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International Awards & Honors

NIJT All-Tournament Team - 2020-2021