Nathan Jawai #15 - F/C

  • Age: 27
  • DOB: 1986/10/10
  • POB: Cairns, Australia
  • Height: 6-10 Weight: 280lbs
  • NBA Seasons: 2
  • Drafted by Indiana in 2008 (2/41).

Career Stats


Career Playoff Stats


Scouting Report

AssetsBrings a rare mix of power, mobility, and soft hands. Moves like a small forward but has the game and frame of a power center. Shows good intensity and work ethic.
FlawsStill somewhat raw as in terms of shooting stroke, passing, and moving without the ball. A heart-related health issue slowed his early progress in the NBA.
Career potentialRotational big man with upside.

Transactions / Injuries / Suspensions

2010/08/17Signed with Partizan Belgrade (Serbia).
2010/03/31Assigned to Sioux Falls (NBADL).
2010/03/10Recalled from Sioux Falls (NBADL).
2010/02/19Assigned to Sioux Falls (NBADL).
2009/12/11Missed 3 games (food poisoning).
2009/12/08Food poisoning, day-to-day.
2009/07/09Acquired from the Toronto Raptors.
2009/04/03Assigned to Idaho (NBADL).
2009/03/24Recalled from Idaho (NBADL).
2009/02/26Assigned to Idaho (NBADL).
2009/01/21Missed 43 games (heart problems).
2008/10/29Heart problems, sidelined indefinitely.
2008/07/11Signed by the Toronto Raptors to a two-year contract.


2009/10/20Dallas Mavericks traded Nathan Jawai and cash to the Minnesota Timberwolves for a conditional second-round draft pick in 2012.
2009/07/09In a 4-team deal: the Orlando Magic traded Hedo Turkoglu to the Toronto Raptors. Toronto traded Shawn Marion, Kris Humphries, Nathan Jawai, cash considerations to the Dallas Mavericks, a 2nd-round draft pick to the Memphis Grizzlies and cash considerations to Orlando. Dallas traded Jerry Stackhouse, cash considerations to Memphis, Devean George and Antonie Wright to Toronto and cash considerations to Orlando. Memphis traded Greg Buckner to Dallas.
2008/07/09Indiana Pacers traded Jermaine O'Neal and the draft rights to Nathan Jawai to the Toronto Raptors for T.J. Ford, Rasho Nesterovic, Maceo Baston and the draft rights to Roy Hibbert.
2008/06/26Drafted by the Indiana Pacers in the 2nd round (41st overall) in 2008.


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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