NBA

Pops Mensah-Bonsu # - C/F

  • Age: 30
  • DOB: 1983/09/07
  • POB: London, England
  • Height: 6-9 Weight: 235lbs
  • NBA Seasons: 4
  • Signed by Dallas in 2006.

Career Stats

YearTeamLeagueGPGSMINFG%3P%FT%OREBREBASTSTLBLKTOFoulPTS
2010-11New OrleansNBA705.033.3%--0.41.60.30.00.00.31.60.3
2009-10TorontoNBA1606.741.4%-55.6%0.91.90.10.20.50.61.12.1
2009-10HoustonNBA403.225%-50%0.31.00.30.30.30.00.81.3
2009-10Total Hou/TorNBA2006.039.4%-54.2%0.81.80.20.20.50.51.02.0
2008-09TorontoNBA19013.835.4%0%68.3%2.65.40.30.50.20.91.95.1
2008-09San AntonioNBA306.771.4%-71.4%1.73.30.00.30.30.72.05.0
2008-09Total SA/TorNBA22012.937.9%0%68.8%2.55.10.30.50.20.92.05.0
2006-07DallasNBA1205.964.7%-38.9%0.81.80.00.10.00.80.72.4
2005-06George WashingtonNCAA232225.356.4%-53.4%2.76.70.80.41.72.32.812.6
2004-05George WashingtonNCAA302224.357.1%-57.1%2.26.60.80.91.52.02.812.6
2003-04George WashingtonNCAA30221.261.6%-68.5%2.45.40.40.81.01.52.911.6
2002-03George WashingtonNCAA292724.758.5%-66.7%2.55.70.41.00.91.63.910.1
TotalNBA6108.341%0%58.9%1.43.00.20.20.20.71.33.0
TotalNCAA1127323.858.4%-60.8%2.46.00.60.81.31.83.111.7

Career Playoff Stats

YearTeamLeagueGPGSMINFG%3P%FT%OREBREBASTSTLBLKTOFoulPTS
2010-11New OrleansNBA--------------
2009-10TorontoNBA--------------
2008-09TorontoNBA--------------
2006-07DallasNBA--------------

Scouting Report

AssetsA fantastic rebounder for his size: brings constant energy and explosive athleticism to the floor, especially on defense. Has a great attitude.
FlawsA bit small for an NBA post player and doesn't show a lot as a shooter or passer. Turns the ball over his fair share.
Career potentialJourneyman energy big man.

Honours and Awards

2012Olympics - Member of Great Britain Olympic Team

Transactions / Injuries / Suspensions

2013/10/24Waived by the Washington Wizards.
2013/09/27Signed as a free agent by the Washington Wizards.
2012/07/30Signed with Maccabi Tel Aviv (Israel).
2011/01/04Waived by the New Orleans Hornets.
2010/09/24Signed as a free agent by the New Orleans Hornets.
2010/01/05Released by the Toronto Raptors.
2009/11/17Claimed off waivers from the Houston Rockets.
2009/11/13Waived by the Houston Rockets.
2009/09/03Signed as a restricted free agent by the Houston Rockets to a one-year contract.
2009/06/29Qualifying offer extended by the Toronto Raptors.
2009/03/27Missed 1 game (knee injury).
2009/03/25Knee injury, day-to-day.
2009/03/05Signed by the Toronto Raptors for the remainder of the regular season.
2009/03/04Released by the San Antonio Spurs.
2009/02/25Signed by the San Antonio Spurs to a 10-day contract.
2007/09/01Signed with Benetton Treviso (Italy).
2007/08/31Waived by the Dallas Mavericks.
2007/04/10Recalled from Fort Worth (NBADL).
2007/02/08Recalled from Fort Worth (NBADL).
2006/12/07Assigned to Fort Worth (NBADL).
2006/08/03Signed as a free agent by the Dallas Mavericks.

Trades

2013/09/27Signed as a free agent by the Washington Wizards.
2010/09/24Signed as a free agent by the New Orleans Hornets.
2009/11/17Claimed by the Toronto Raptors off waivers from the Houston Rockets.
2009/09/03Signed as a restricted free agent by the Houston Rockets.
2009/03/06Signed as a free agent by the Toronto Raptors.
2009/02/25Signed by the San Antonio Spurs to a 10-day contract.
2006/08/03Signed as a free agent by the Dallas Mavericks.

Legend:

GP - games played
GS - games started
MIN - minutes played
FG% - field goal percentage
3P% - three point percentage
FT% - free throw percentage
OREB - offensive rebounds
REB - rebounds
AST - assists
STL - steals
BLK - blocks
TO - turnovers
Foul - fouls
PTS - points


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