Name
Jabari Bird

Thumb


User Rating
(0 users) Add Extra Details

Born
1994 (24 years old)

Birth Place
Walnut Creek, California

Position
Shooting Guard

Height
6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)

Weight
198 lb (90 kg)

Player Cutout


Sport
Basketball

Team
_Retired Basketball

League
_No League



Site
Home / Basketball / _No League / _Retired Basketball / Jabari Bird

Description
Available in:

Jabari Carl Bird (born July 3, 1994) is an American professional basketball player for the Boston Celtics of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played college basketball for the California Golden Bears.

High school career
Bird played his high school basketball at Salesian High School where he led the Pride to an overall 100-8 record in his three years on the team. Bird was a McDonald's All-American in high school and was the No. 20 overall recruit in the 2013 class.

College career
As a senior at California, Bird averaged 14.3 points and 4.7 rebounds per game. He suffered a concussion in a loss to Oregon on March 11, 2017.

Professional career
Boston Celtics (2017–present)
2017–2018 season
After finishing his senior year at California, Bird was selected with the 56th pick of the 2017 NBA draft by the Boston Celtics. On September 5, 2017, Bird was signed to a two-way contract by the Celtics. Under the terms of the deal, he split time between the Celtics and their G-League affiliate, the Maine Red Claws. Bird made his professional debut on October 20, 2017 against the Philadelphia 76ers. He played 13 minutes and scored 3 points in a 108–98 win over the 76ers.

On February 2, 2018, Bird and teammate Kadeem Allen were named to the Midseason All-NBA G League East Team after averaging 19.3 points, 5.7 rebounds and 2.7 assists per game.

On April 6, 2018, Bird scored 15 points in 24 minutes in a Celtics game against the Bulls.

2018–19 season
On July 26, 2018, the Boston Celtics re-signed Bird. On September 8, 2018, Bird was arrested and is facing domestic abuse and kidnapping charges. Bird was placed under police guard at a hospital, as was his alleged victim. Before the incident occurred, it was revealed that Bird was previously dealing with emotional issues, including panic attacks.


Career Honours
None Found... Add Some?


Former Teams
None Found... Add Some?


Contracts
None Found... Add One?

Fanart


Banner


Other Links