Damian William Jones, a professional basketball player for the Los Angeles Lakers of the National Basketball Association, was born on June 30, 1995 and here is everything you need to know about Damian Jones, including his net worth, personal life, and more.

Damian Jones Facts

Full NameDamian William Jones
Birth DateJune 30, 1995
Known AsDamian Jones
Birth PlaceBaton Rouge, Louisiana, USA
Nick NameHundred Million
NationalityAmerican
High-SchoolScotlandville High School
UniversityVanderbilt University
HoroscopeCancer
Father’s NameDavid Jones
Mother’s NameDana Jones
SiblingsDarian and Darryl Jones
Age27 years old
Weight245 lbs (111 kg)
Height211 cm (6 feet 11 inches)
BuildAthletic
Marital StatusUnmarried
ProfessionProfessional Basketball Player
PositionCenter
ShootsRight
LeagueNational Basketball Association (NBA) of USA
TeamSacramento Kings
NBA Draft2016/ Drafted
Experience6 seasons
Salary (2022)$1,101,488
Net Worth $1-5 million
Active Status2016-present
Social MediaInstagram
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Damian Jones

He played basketball for the Vanderbilt Commodores. In the first round of the 2016 NBA Draft, Jones was selected by the Golden State Warriors with the 30th overall pick. With Golden State, he captured two NBA titles in 2017 and 2018.

Damian Jones Salary and Net Worth

Damian has now played in the NBA for about six seasons. His salary for 2021-22 is approximately $1,977,011 as the volume of salary increases per season.

We don’t know what his net worth is, but it’s probably between $1 and $5 million.

Damian Jones College Career

As a senior at Scotlandville Magnet High School in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, Jones averaged 15.4 points, 8.0 rebounds, 4.0 blocks, and 2.0 assists. Rivals.com rated him a four-star recruit, and he committed to Vanderbilt University.

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College days at Vanderbilt University for Damian Jones

Over three seasons at Vanderbilt, Jones averaged 13.3 points, 6.4 rebounds, 1.69 blocks, and 27.2 minutes per game, earning first-team All-SEC honours as a sophomore and junior.

On April 14, 2016, Jones declared his intention to enter the NBA draft, foregoing his final year of college eligibility.

Damian Jones Professional Career

Jones tore a pectoral muscle in his right arm during a pre-draft workout with the Orlando Magic, necessitating surgery. Despite this, the Golden State Warriors selected Jones with the 30th overall pick in the 2016 NBA Draft.

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Damian Jones celebrating during the title winning season of 2017

In 2017, the Warriors were crowned champions after defeating the Cleveland Cavaliers in the NBA Finals 4-1. Jones appeared in 15 regular-season games and four playoff games for the Warriors in 2017-18, as they returned to the NBA Finals and won their second consecutive championship. Throughout his first two seasons, he was assigned to the Santa Cruz Warriors, Golden State’s G League affiliate.

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Damian during his Atlanta stint

Jones was traded to the Atlanta Hawks on July 8, 2019, along with a 2026 second-round pick, for Omari Spellman.
Jones agreed to terms with the Phoenix Suns on a two-year deal that will expire on November 30, 2020. He appeared in 14 games, scoring 1.6 points and grabbing 1.3 rebounds per game. The Suns will release Jones on February 23, 2021.

Jones signed a 10-day contract with the Los Angeles Lakers on February 26, 2021. On March 11, he was given a second 10-day contract by the Lakers.

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Latest action for Jones at Sacramento

Jones signed a 10-day contract with the Sacramento Kings on April 7, 2021, and another ten days later. On April 28, he signed a multi-year contract with the Kings after appearing in six games, including two starts.

Jones has agreed to join the Los Angeles Lakers on July 1, 2022.

Damian Jones Achievements and Records

  • 2× NBA champion (2017, 2018)
  • 2× First-team All-SEC (2015, 2016)

Damian Jones Personal Life

Jones, who was born in the summer of the mid-1900s under the air sign Cancer, truly embodies his zodiac in terms of flexibility and skills.

David and Dana Jones are his father and mother. He is the oldest of his two siblings, Darian and Daryll.

FAQs about Damian Jones

What number is Damian Jones?
He wears a No. 30 jersey in the Sacramento Kings and plays at the center position.
Who is Damian Jones’s agent?
He has been a free agent since 2020. He is an Unrestricted Free Agent in 2022 but with a 2-year contract with the Kings.

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