NBA

#8
Dennis Smith Jr.
PPG RPG APG
9.3 3.3 5.7
Team: CharlotteHeight: 6-2 Born: 11/25/1997
Position: PGWeight: 195 Birthplace: Godwin, North Carolina
College: North Carolina StateDraft: 1st Round 9th pick by Mavericks (2017)


Latest News
Nov. 23 4:10 PM PT5:10 PM MT6:10 PM CT7:10 PM ET0:10 GMT8:10 5:10 PM MST6:10 PM CST7:10 PM EST4:10 UAE (+1)01:1019:10 ET6:10 PM CTNaN:� - Smith is out Friday against the Timberwolves after he re-injured his left ankle during the second quarter of Wednesday's game against the 76ers.
Analysis: Smith, whose 1.80 steals per game rank sixth in the NBA, missed four games with a left ankle sprain before returning Sunday against Washington. With LaMelo Bell also out, Theo Maledon could see more time.
Nov. 20 4:39 PM PT5:39 PM MT6:39 PM CT7:39 PM ET0:39 GMT8:39 5:39 PM MST6:39 PM CST7:39 PM EST4:39 UAE (+1)01:3919:39 ET6:39 PM CTNaN:� - Dennis Smith Jr. scored six points Sunday, going 3 of 6 from the field, as the Charlotte Hornets fell to the Washington Wizards 106-102. Smith Jr. grabbed two rebounds and dished out three assists, tallying a plus-minus of +15 in his 24:53 of playing time. He added two blocks and two steals.
Nov. 14 7:59 AM PT8:59 AM MT9:59 AM CT10:59 AM ET15:59 GMT23:59 8:59 AM MST9:59 AM CST10:59 AM EST19:59 UAE16:5910:59 ET9:59 AM CTNaN:� - Smith (left ankle sprain) will return from a four-game absence when the Hornets visit Washington on Sunday.
Analysis: With LaMelo Ball out again with another sprained ankle, Smith could find himself back in the starting lineup. In 13 games this season, the point guard is averaging 10.2 points and 6.2 assists while ranking among the NBA leaders with 1.92 steals per game.
Nov. 10 6:40 PM PT7:40 PM MT8:40 PM CT9:40 PM ET2:40 GMT10:40 7:40 PM MST8:40 PM CST9:40 PM EST6:40 UAE (+1)03:4021:40 ET8:40 PM CTNaN:� - Dennis Smith Jr. scored 12 points Thursday on 6-of-9 shooting as the Charlotte Hornets lost to the Miami Heat 117-112 in overtime. Smith Jr. grabbed two rebounds and had eight assists, tallying a plus-minus of +10 in his 33:33 of playing time. He tacked on one steal.
Nov. 9 6:10 PM PT7:10 PM MT8:10 PM CT9:10 PM ET2:10 GMT10:10 7:10 PM MST8:10 PM CST9:10 PM EST6:10 UAE (+1)03:1021:10 ET8:10 PM CTNaN:� - Dennis Smith Jr. scored 13 points Wednesday, going 6 of 12 from the field, as the Charlotte Hornets fell to the Portland Trail Blazers 105-95. Smith Jr. grabbed two rebounds and dished out four assists, tallying a plus-minus of +1 in his 32:47 on the floor. He tacked on four steals. Smith Jr. went 1 of 2 from behind the arc.
Nov. 7 1:27 PM PT2:27 PM MT3:27 PM CT4:27 PM ET21:27 GMT5:27 2:27 PM MST3:27 PM CST4:27 PM EST1:27 UAE (+1)22:2716:27 ET3:27 PM CTNaN:� - Smith (ankle) will play Monday against the Wizards.
Analysis: Smith, who has been filling in admirably at point guard in the absence of Terry Rozier and LaMelo Ball, left Saturday's 98-94 loss to the Nets in the first half with a sprained left ankle and did not return. Prior to exiting that one, Smith had averaged 11.5 points, 6.8 assists and 6 rebounds in his previous four contests.
Nov. 7 5:44 PM PT6:44 PM MT7:44 PM CT8:44 PM ET1:44 GMT9:44 6:44 PM MST7:44 PM CST8:44 PM EST5:44 UAE (+1)02:4420:44 ET7:44 PM CTNaN:� - Dennis Smith Jr. scored three points Monday on 1-of-11 shooting as the Charlotte Hornets fell to the Washington Wizards 108-100. Smith Jr. pulled down five rebounds and had 10 assists, accumulating a plus-minus of -5 in his 34:12 on the floor. He added three blocks.
Nov. 6 9:23 PM PT10:23 PM MT11:23 PM CT12:23 AM ET5:23 GMT13:23 10:23 PM MST11:23 PM CST12:23 AM EST9:23 UAE06:230:23 ET11:23 PM CT4:23 - Dennis Smith Jr. went scoreless Saturday, going 0 of 1 from the field, as the Charlotte Hornets fell to the Brooklyn Nets 98-94. Smith Jr. pulled down one rebound and had two assists, accumulating a plus-minus of -3 in his 6:36 on the floor. He added one block.
Nov. 4 6:45 PM PT7:45 PM MT8:45 PM CT9:45 PM ET1:45 GMT9:45 6:45 PM MST7:45 PM CST8:45 PM EST5:45 UAE (+1)02:4521:45 ET7:45 PM CT0:45 - Dennis Smith Jr. scored eight points Friday, going 3 of 7 from the field, as the Charlotte Hornets fell to the Memphis Grizzlies 130-99. Smith Jr. pulled down three rebounds and dished out five assists, accumulating a plus-minus of -28 in his 28:40 on the floor. He added one block and two steals. Smith Jr. went 1 of 2 from behind the arc.
Nov. 2 6:50 PM PT7:50 PM MT8:50 PM CT9:50 PM ET1:50 GMT9:50 6:50 PM MST7:50 PM CST8:50 PM EST5:50 UAE (+1)02:5021:50 ET7:50 PM CT0:50 - Dennis Smith Jr. scored 10 points Wednesday, going 5 of 9 from the field, as the Charlotte Hornets lost to the Chicago Bulls 106-88. Smith Jr. grabbed five rebounds and had six assists, tallying a plus-minus of 0 in his 32:10 of playing time. He tacked on two steals.
Oct. 31 5:48 PM PT6:48 PM MT7:48 PM CT8:48 PM ET0:48 GMT8:48 5:48 PM MST6:48 PM CST7:48 PM EST4:48 UAE (+1)01:4820:48 ET6:48 PM CT23:48 - Dennis Smith Jr. scored 15 points Monday on 7-of-13 shooting as the Charlotte Hornets lost to the Sacramento Kings 115-108. Smith Jr. pulled down seven rebounds and dished out eight assists, accumulating a plus-minus of -1 in his 36:38 on the floor. He added one block and six steals. Smith Jr. went 1 of 5 from behind the arc.
Oct. 29 5:51 PM PT6:51 PM MT7:51 PM CT8:51 PM ET0:51 GMT8:51 5:51 PM MST6:51 PM CST7:51 PM EST4:51 UAE (+1)01:5120:51 ET6:51 PM CT23:51 - Dennis Smith Jr. scored 13 points Saturday on 4-of-10 shooting as the Charlotte Hornets defeated the Golden State Warriors 120-113 in overtime. Smith Jr. pulled down nine rebounds and had eight assists, accumulating a plus-minus of +12 in his 37:05 on the floor. Smith Jr. went 2 of 2 from 3-point range.
Oct. 28 5:49 PM PT6:49 PM MT7:49 PM CT8:49 PM ET0:49 GMT8:49 5:49 PM MST6:49 PM CST7:49 PM EST4:49 UAE (+1)01:4920:49 ET6:49 PM CT23:49 - Dennis Smith Jr. scored four points Friday, going 2 of 7 from the field, as the Charlotte Hornets fell to the Orlando Magic 113-93. Smith Jr. pulled down four rebounds and had four assists, tallying a plus-minus of -14 in his 27:25 of playing time. He tacked on one steal.
Oct. 26 7:02 PM PT8:02 PM MT9:02 PM CT10:02 PM ET2:02 GMT10:02 7:02 PM MST8:02 PM CST9:02 PM EST6:02 UAE (+1)03:0222:02 ET8:02 PM CT1:02 - Dennis Smith Jr. scored 14 points Wednesday, going 7 of 16 from the field, as the Charlotte Hornets fell to the New York Knicks 134-131 in overtime. Smith Jr. pulled down three rebounds and dished out 11 assists, tallying a plus-minus of -5 in his 36:37 of playing time. He tacked on two steals.

Regular Season Stats

Per Game
Year Team G MPG PPG RPG APG SPG BPG TOPG FG% 3P% FT%
17-18 Dal 69 29.7 15.2 3.8 5.2 1.0 0.3 2.8 .395 .313 .694
18-19 Dal 32 28.4 12.9 3.0 4.3 1.3 0.3 3.1 .440 .344 .695
18-19 NY 21 28.6 14.7 2.8 5.4 1.3 0.4 2.6 .413 .289 .568
18-19 Total 53 28.5 13.6 2.9 4.8 1.3 0.4 2.9 .428 .322 .635
19-20 NY 34 15.8 5.5 2.3 2.9 0.8 0.2 1.7 .341 .296 .509
20-21 NY 3 9.3 3.0 0.7 1.0 1.0 0.0 0.3 .200 .000 .833
20-21 Det 20 19.6 7.3 2.7 3.7 1.0 0.7 1.3 .415 .352 .700
20-21 Total 23 18.3 6.7 2.4 3.3 1.0 0.6 1.1 .400 .328 .731
21-22 POR 37 17.2 5.6 2.4 3.6 1.2 0.3 1.4 .418 .222 .656
22-23 CHA 15 27.9 9.3 3.3 5.7 1.8 0.7 1.5 .463 .333 .500
Career 231 24.1 10.6 3.0 4.3 1.1 0.4 2.2 .405 .313 .649

Totals
Year Team G Min FGM FGA 3PM 3PA FTM FTA OR TR A Stl Blk TO Pts
17-18 Dal  69 2049 404 1024 106 339 134 193 50 260 358 71 18 194 1048
18-19 Dal  32 908 157 357 43 125 57 82 18 97 138 40 11 100 414
18-19 NY  21 600 121 293 24 83 42 74 14 58 114 27 9 54 308
18-19 Total  53 1508 278 650 67 208 99 156 32 155 252 67 20 154 722
19-20 NY  34 537 72 211 16 54 27 53 21 78 98 28 8 58 187
20-21 NY  3 28 2 10 0 4 5 6 0 2 3 3 0 1 9
20-21 Det  20 392 56 135 19 54 14 20 12 53 74 20 14 25 145
20-21 Total  23 420 58 145 19 58 19 26 12 55 77 23 14 26 154
21-22 POR  37 638 79 189 6 27 42 64 20 88 132 45 12 51 206
22-23 CHA  15 419 62 134 10 30 6 12 9 49 85 27 10 23 140
Career 231 5571 953 2353 224 716 327 504 144 685 1002 261 82 506 2457


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