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Jayson Tatum

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General information

Theme
Free Agent
Position
PF / SF
Height
6'8" (203cm)
Weight
208lbs (94kg)
Age
22
From
Duke
Plays
P&R Wing Post Up High Post Up Low Cutter

Hot Zones

Badges

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95 Overall

3426 Total attr.

91 Outside scoring

  • 94 Shot close
  • 92 Shot mid
  • 90 Shot 3pt
  • 98 Shot IQ
  • 81 Free throw
  • 96 Offensive consistency

81 Inside scoring

  • 79 Driving layup
  • 60 Standing dunk
  • 79 Driving dunk
  • 88 Draw foul
  • 80 Post moves
  • 67 Post hook
  • 80 Post fade
  • 98 Hands

82 Athleticism

  • 86 Speed
  • 86 Acceleration
  • 88 Vertical
  • 72 Strength
  • 96 Stamina
  • 98 Hustle
  • 80 Overall durability

81 Playmaking

  • 82 Speed with ball
  • 86 Ball handle
  • 88 Passing accuracy
  • 69 Passing vision
  • 92 Passing IQ

78 Defending

  • 84 Interior defense
  • 88 Perimeter defense
  • 90 Help defense IQ
  • 79 Pick & roll defense IQ
  • 89 Lateral quickness
  • 89 Pass perception
  • 70 Reaction time
  • 54 Steal
  • 58 Block
  • 70 Shot contest
  • 90 Defensive consistency

83 Rebounding

  • 82 Offensive rebound
  • 84 Defensive rebound

Finishing

Acrobat

Boosts the ability to hit high degree of difficulty layups

Consistent Finisher

Provides more explosive first steps out of tripple threat and size-ups

Contact Finisher

Improves the ability to convert contact layups and dunks in traffi

Cross-Key Scorer

Boosts the shot percentage for layups when moving across the paint

Fancy Footwork

Improves a player's ability to beat defenders with an advanced layup or dunk gather

Fastbreak Finisher

Boosts player's Takeover meter when completing a dunk on a fastbreak

Giant Slayer

Heightens the effectiveness of layups over taller defenders

Lob City Finisher

Improves the chances of completing a successfull alley-oop dunk/layup

Pro Touch

Gives an additional boost for having good layup timing

Relentless Finisher

Reduces the fatigue effects from continually finishing at the rim with contact

Showtime

Boosts team's Takeover meters after completing a highlight play

Shooting

Catch & Shoot

Boosts the chance of hitting a jump shot immediately after a catch

Clutch Shooter

Increases the ability to knock down shots in clutch moments

Deadeye

Reduces the impact of a defender who is closing out

Difficult Shots

Improves the ability to shoot difficult shots off the dribble

Green Machine

Increases the bonus given for consecutive excellent releases

Hot Start

Improves player's shooting ability after making first shot until a miss occurs

Hot Zone Hunter

Boosts the shot percentage for attempts taken in a player's favorite spots

Slippery Off-Ball

Strengthens the player's ability to get the open off the ball

Tireless Shooter

Improves a player's ability to make shots when fatigued

Volume Shooter

Boosts shot percentages as shot attempts accrue throughout the game

Deep Fades

Improves the chance of making a post fadeaway from deep range

Flexible Release

Reduces the penalty suffered from mis-timed jump shot releases

Pick & Popper

Elevates the shot percentage for an attempt taken off a pick and fade situation

Pump Fake Maestro

Decreases the penalty that comes from shooting after pump fakes

Steady Shooter

Reduces the penalties for contested shots and bonuses for open shots

Playmaking

Flashy Passer

Gives an additional boost to player's Takeover meter after completing an assist with a flashy pass

Handles For Days

Reduces the amount of energy lost when performing dribble moves

Needle Threader

Increases the likelihood that tough passes can get by the defense

Pass Fake Maestro

Increases the effectiveness of pass fakes

Quick First Step

Provides more explosive first steps out of tripple threat and size-ups

Space Creator

Improves a player's ability to create space from defender

Stop & Go

Improves a player's ability to start and stop with the ball

Unpluckable

Reduces the chances of getting stripped by the defender

Defense/Rebounding

Chase Down Artist

Raises the chances of getting a chase-down block

Clamps

Boosts the ability to stay in front of the ball handler on the perimeter

Heart Crusher

Decreases opponents' Takeover meters when achieving a highlight play on defense

Interceptor

Increases chances at getting steals in passing lanes

Intimidator

Intimidates offensive players causing them to miss shots more often

Lightning Reflexes

Receives an earlier cue on the Read and React system while playing defense

Off-Ball Pest

Improves a player's ability to bump and harass the offense off the ball

Pick Dodger

Improves a player's ability to navigate through screens effectively on defense

Tireless Defender

Reduces energy lost when exerting efforts on defense

Trapper

Makes life difficult for the offensive players when trapped

Defensive Leader

Boosts the defensive abilities of teammates when in the game

Personality

Alpha Dog

Enhances the ability to rally teammates

Dunks

  • 0 Standing dunk
  • 90 Driving dunk
  • 65 Flashy dunk
  • 50 Alley-oop
  • 5 Putback dunk
  • 25 Crash

Layups

  • 80 Driving layup
  • 0 Spin layup
  • 0 Hop step layup
  • 0 Euro step layup
  • 10 Floater

Jump shooting

  • 0 Step through shot
  • 58 Shot under basket
  • 31 Shot close
  • 19 Shot close left
  • 44 Shot close middle
  • 37 Shot close right
  • 32 Shot mid
  • 60 Spot up shot mid
  • 55 Off screen shot mid
  • 74 Shot 3pt
  • 75 Spot up shot 3pt
  • 40 Off screen shot 3pt
  • 75 Contested jumper mid
  • 20 Contested jumper 3pt
  • 65 Stepback jumper mid
  • 0 Stepback jumper 3pt
  • 40 Spin jumper
  • 0 Transition pull up 3pt
  • 0 Drive pull up 3pt
  • 50 Drive pull up mid
  • 15 Use glass

Drive setup

  • 5 Triple threat pump fake
  • 5 Triple threat jab step
  • 50 Triple threat idle
  • 0 Triple threat shoot
  • 0 Setup with sizeup
  • 5 Setup with hesitation
  • 0 No setup dribble

Driving

  • 75 Drive
  • 60 Spot up drive
  • 45 Off screen drive
  • 75 Drive right
  • 20 Driving crossover
  • 0 Driving spin
  • 45 Driving step back
  • 0 Driving half spin
  • 0 Driving double crossover
  • 0 Driving behind the back
  • 30 Driving dribble hesitation
  • 0 Driving in and out
  • 75 No driving dribble move
  • 40 Attack strong on drive

Freelance

  • 85 Shoot
  • 75 Touches
  • 0 Roll vs. pop
  • 65 Transition spot up
  • 20 Iso vs. elite defender
  • 20 Iso vs. good defender
  • 30 Iso vs. average defender
  • 40 Iso vs. poor defender
  • 45 Play discipline

Post game

  • 10 Post up
  • 5 Post shimmy shot
  • 5 Post face up
  • 30 Post back down
  • 15 Post aggressive backdown
  • 75 Shoot from post
  • 5 Post hook left
  • 11 Post hook right
  • 42 Post fade left
  • 35 Post fade right
  • 25 Post up and under
  • 10 Post hop shot
  • 15 Post step back shot
  • 20 Post drive
  • 10 Post spin
  • 0 Post drop step
  • 0 Post hop step

Passing

  • 20 Dish to open man
  • 15 Flashy pass
  • 5 Alley oop pass

Defense

  • 55 Pass interception
  • 10 Take charge
  • 60 On-ball steal
  • 60 Contest shot
  • 30 Block shot
  • 42 Foul
  • 35 Hard foul

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    11

    To get this card enter: GAME3-ESPN

    -2

    yes but I don't have the game lol. also is there a locker code for a juiced pack that contains like larry or allan houston or smth like that?

    5

    Me too I don't got the game yet and probably won't but this code is for a FA Tatum and a season rip-off pack

    Show 5 replies...
    2

    ye FA Tatum and a "juiced" tip-off pack. apparently some people pulled allan houston.

    2

    Ye I saw some people pull Larry and Hakeem on twitter

    -1

    *Tip-off autocorrect lmao

    -1

    any pack from 2k is a rip off so u were right

    5

    79 Driving Dunk? Lebron James would disagree.

    13

    Bam Adebayo would agree

    -7

    Why would he disagree, Jason Tatum can barely graze the rim

    4

    Tatum hammered it on the "king" in 2018 as a ROOKIE

    Show 4 replies...
    1

    lmao. why the quotes? he is the King lol. he put up 35, 15, and 9 in that game

    0

    i dont like lebron but ur not lying. and they won the series

    1

    I mean, Bron King, MJ goat, agreed?

    -11

    No way, Tatum can barely graze the rim

    2

    This probably the code we getting during the game

    2

    Did u know Jayson was Bradley Beal’ss baby sitter?

    20

    pretty sure Brad Beal was Tatum's baby sitter, not the other way around lol

    -3

    I LOVE LONZO !!!!!!!!!!!

    -1

    thoughts on lonzo signing with klutch sports?

    Show 1 reply...
    -1

    They got a future GOAT GREATEST OF ALL TIME LONZO LONZO LONZO,!!!!!

    -1
    1

    If you want this card watch ECF game 3 on espn, it’ll have a locker code for it

    0

    Yes another free agent

    -1

    he dunked on lefraud

    -1

    overatted af simmions is better

    -1

    this card is soo good but what's the point of releasing a FA card that can only play 6 games?

    -2

    JT (Spam random letters from here)

    -2

    Yes the greatest free agent of all time

    -3

    This dude is the most overrated guy on planet LONZO is 10 times better

    -4

    See him winning a championship leading the Celtics to the WCF

    -3

    ?

    2

    I meant he already led the Celtics and I think he can lead them to a championship in the future

    Show 3 replies...
    0

    Yeah maybe but I think Luka will be better.

    -2

    Also is ray Allen a good defender

    2

    I mean the heat is up 2-0 but i still have hope for a comeback cause im a celtics fan

    Show 3 replies...
    -4

    why does this BUM get a card while the GOAT WILT doesn't have 1

    -4

    shout out to @SyracuseOrangeSuperFan

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    Jayson TatumJayson Tatum (2018).jpg
    Tatum with the Celtics in 2018
    No. 0 – Boston Celtics
    Position Small forward / Power forward
    League NBA
    Personal information
    Born March 3, 1998 (age 22)
    St. Louis, Missouri
    Nationality American
    Listed height 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m)
    Listed weight 210 lb (95 kg)
    Career information
    High school Chaminade College Prep
    (Creve Coeur, Missouri)
    College Duke (2016–2017)
    NBA draft 2017 / Round: 1 / Pick: 3rd overall
    Selected by the Boston Celtics
    Playing career 2017–present
    Career history
    2017–present Boston Celtics
    Career highlights and awards

    NBA All-Star (2020)
    All-NBA Third Team (2020)
    NBA All-Rookie First Team (2018)
    Third-team All-ACC (2017)
    ACC All-Freshman team (2017)
    Jordan Brand Classic (2016)
    Nike Hoop Summit (2016)
    McDonald's All-American (2016)
    Gatorade National Player of the Year (2016)
    Mr. Show-Me Basketball (2016)

    Stats at NBA.com
    Stats at Basketball-Reference.com
    Medals
    [hide]
    Men's basketball
    Representing the United States
    FIBA U19 World Championship
    Gold medal – first place 2015 Greece National team
    FIBA U17 World Championship
    Gold medal – first place 2014 Dubai National team

    Jayson Christopher Tatum (born March 3, 1998) is an American professional basketball player for the Boston Celtics of the National Basketball Association (NBA). A native of St. Louis, Missouri, Tatum attended hometown Chaminade College Preparatory School, where he was rated a five-star recruit and regarded as one of the top players in the Class of 2016 by recruiting services. He played college basketball for the Duke Blue Devils before entering the 2017 NBA draft. He was selected with the third overall pick by the Boston Celtics. He won the 2019 Skills Challenge during NBA All-Star Weekend.[1]
    Contents

    1 Early years
    1.1 College prospect info
    2 College career
    3 Professional career
    3.1 Boston Celtics (2017–present)
    3.1.1 Rookie season (2017–18)
    3.1.2 2018–19 season
    3.1.3 2019–20 season
    4 National team career
    5 Career statistics
    5.1 NBA
    5.1.1 Regular season
    5.1.2 Playoffs
    5.2 College
    6 Personal life
    6.1 Endorsements
    7 References
    8 External links

    Early years

    Tatum attended Chaminade College Preparatory School in Creve Coeur, Missouri.[2][3] As a freshman, he averaged 13.3 points and 6.4 rebounds per game and was named 2013 Metro Catholic Conference Co-Player of the year, leading the Red Devils to both (MCC) and Missouri District 2 crowns. As a sophomore in 2014, he averaged 26.0 points and 11.0 rebounds per game.

    As a junior, Tatum averaged 25.9 points, 11.7 rebounds, and 3.4 assists per game, while earning Second-team Naismith Trophy All-American honors. In summer 2015, Tatum joined the St. Louis Eagles Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) team on the highly competitive Nike Elite Youth Basketball League (EYBL) Circuit. On July 11, the Eagles defeated future Duke teammate Harry Giles and Team CP3 74–73 in the Nike Peach Jam Semi-Finals with a game-winning buzzer-beater to advance to the championship game, where Tatum finished the game with 28 points and 5 rebounds.[4] On July 12, Tatum tallied 24 points, 7 rebounds, and 4 blocks in a 104–77 loss to the Georgia Stars and future Duke one-and-done Wendell Carter Jr. in the 2015 Nike Peach Jam championship game.[5] During the Circuit, Tatum led the EYBL in scoring with 26.5 points and 9.5 rebounds per game.

    Prior to his senior year, Tatum made a verbal commitment to Duke University over North Carolina, Kentucky & his mother and father's alma mater, hometown Saint Louis University.[6][7][8] Among his senior-year highlights were a 40-point, 17-rebound game in a 76–57 win over Bentonville High School and its star Malik Monk,[9] a 46-point game against Huntington Prep and Miles Bridges at the Cancer Research Classic,[10] and a final 40-point game against DeMatha Catholic High School and future #1 NBA draft pick Markelle Fultz at the 2016 HoopHall Classic.[11]
    Tatum at the 2016 Jordan Brand Classic

    As a senior in 2015–16 Tatum averaged 29.6 points and 9.1 rebounds and posted six 40-point games while leading Chaminade to its second Missouri Class 5A state championship.[12] Tatum was selected to the 2016 McDonald's All-American Game in January 2016, where he won the Skills competition, and in the all-star game on March 30, 2016, at the United Center in Chicago, leading the East Team in scoring with 18 points and grabbing 8 rebounds in a 114–107 loss.[13] In April, Tatum also played in the Jordan Brand Classic, where he scored 18 points in a 131–117 win against the West team.[14] Tatum was named the 2016 Gatorade National Player of the Year.[15]

    Tatum was rated as a five-star recruit and considered one of the best prospects in the 2016 class. He was ranked as the No.3 overall recruit behind Harry Giles & Josh Jackson and No.2 small forward in the 2016 high school class.[16][17]
    College prospect info
    US college sports recruiting information for high school athletes Name Hometown High school / college Height Weight Commit date
    Jayson Tatum
    SF St. Louis, MO Chaminade College Prep 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m) 205 lb (93 kg) Jul 12, 2015
    Recruiting star ratings: Scout:5/5 stars Rivals:5/5 stars 247Sports:5/5 stars ESPN:5/5 stars ESPN grade: 97
    Overall recruiting rankings: Scout: 4 Rivals: 3 ESPN: 3

    Note: In many cases, Scout, Rivals, 247Sports, and ESPN may conflict in their listings of height and weight.
    In these cases, the average was taken. ESPN grades are on a 100-point scale.

    Sources:

    "2016 Duke Basketball Commitment List". Rivals.com.
    "2016 Team Ranking". Rivals.com.

    College career
    Tatum finishes a slam dunk with the Duke Blue Devils in 2017.

    Before the start of 2016-17, Tatum missed 8 games due to a foot injury.[18][19][20] On December 3, 2016 in his Duke debut, Tatum recorded 10 points in a 94–55 win over Maine.[21] On December 6, 2016, Tatum tallied 22 points & 8 rebounds in an 84–74 victory over Florida at the Jimmy V Classic.[22] On December 12, 2016, Tatum was named ACC freshman of the week.[23] On December 21, 2016, Tatum scored 18 points, 8 rebounds, and 4 blocks in a 72–61 win over Elon.[24] On January 4, 2017, Tatum scored 19 points in a 110–57 victory over Georgia Tech.[25] On January 7, he recorded 22 points and 6 rebounds in a 93–82 victory over Boston College.[26] On January 21, Tatum scored 14 in a 70–58 win over Miami.[27] On February 13, Tatum earned his second ACC freshman of the week honor.[28] On February 15, he scored a season-high 28 points and had 8 rebounds in a 65–55 victory against Virginia.[29] On February 18, 2017, Tatum scored 19 points in a 99–94 victory over Wake Forest.[30] As the fifth seed in the ACC Tournament, Duke defeated Clemson in the second round and Louisville in the quarterfinals. On March 10, Tatum scored 24 points in a win over rival North Carolina in the semifinals.[31] On March 11, Tatum tallied 19 points and 8 rebounds in a 75–69 victory against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish, earning the Blue Devils the ACC Tournament Championship.[32]

    Tatum was named to the All-ACC Tournament team, after averaging 22.0 points, 7.5 rebounds, and 1.5 steals per game for the Blue Devils. As the #2 seed entering the NCAA Tournament, Duke defeated Troy University in the first round, but exited early in a second-round loss against South Carolina.[33] Tatum averaged 16.5 points and 7.5 rebounds per game in the tournament. In his freshman season for Duke in 2016–17, Tatum played 29 games and averaged 16.8 points, 7.3 rebounds, 2.1 assist, and 1.3 steals per game, and was named to the ACC All-Freshman team & a third team All-ACC selection.[34] Tatum had a successful freshman season at Duke, ranking fourth in made free throws (118), rebounds (fifth), and free throw percentage (849.).

    At the conclusion of his freshman season Tatum opted to go directly into the 2017 NBA Draft as a one-and-done, where he was projected as a first-round selection.[35]
    Professional career
    Boston Celtics (2017–present)
    Rookie season (2017–18)
    Tatum (left) attempts a shot against the Washington Wizards in 2018.

    In a controversial move, Boston Celtics general manager Danny Ainge dealt away the team's #1 pick in the 2017 NBA draft to the Philadelphia 76ers in hopes that he could acquire another valuable draft pick and still target the player he actually wanted, Tatum. Not ranked as high as other prospects underrated on draft boards, Tatum was still on the board as the Celtics drafted him #3 overall on June 22, 2017, with the pick they received from Philadelphia. Tatum was the team's second straight #3 pick for a small forward, following Jaylen Brown in 2016.[36] During the 2017 NBA Summer League event in Utah, he displayed his abilities to effect, averaging 18.7 points, 9.7 rebounds, 2.3 steals, and 2.0 assists in nearly 33 minutes of action. Later, in Las Vegas, Tatum produced similar results, averaging 17.7 points, 8.0 rebounds, 1.0 assists, and 0.8 blocks in nearly 32 minutes of action in the three games he was allowed to play. As a result, he was named to the All-Summer League Second Team alongside Bryn Forbes, Cheick Diallo, Wayne Selden Jr., and Kyle Kuzma.[37]

    In his NBA debut, Tatum recorded a double-double with 14 points and 10 rebounds as the team's starting power forward in a 102–99 loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers.[38] Tatum then recorded a season-high 24 points in a win over the New York Knicks on October 24, 2017.[39] He was named the Eastern Conference's Rookie of The Month for December 2017.[40]

    The Celtics finished the season with a record of 55–27, entering the 2018 NBA Playoffs as the second seed in the Eastern Conference. In Game 1 of the first-round series against the seventh seed Milwaukee Bucks, Tatum recorded a double-double with 19 points and 10 rebounds.[41] In Game 4 he broke his playoff-high with 21 points, and then broke it again in Game 6 with 22.[42] The Celtics defeated the Bucks in Game 7 by a score of 112–96, with Tatum scoring 20 points.[43]

    In Game 1 of the second-round series against the third-seed Philadelphia 76ers, Tatum had a career-high 28 points in a 117–101 win,[44] becoming the first Celtics rookie to score 25 or more points in a playoff game since Larry Bird during the 1980 NBA Playoffs, also against the 76ers.[45] After posting 21 points in a Game 2 victory, he became the youngest player ever to score at least 20 points in four straight playoff games at the age of 20 years, 61 days, surpassing Kobe Bryant who accomplished that feat during the 1999 NBA Playoffs at the age of 20 years, 272 days.[46] After leading the Celtics with 24 points in a Game 3 overtime win in Philadelphia,[47] he became the first Celtics rookie to score 20 points in five straight playoff games. Bird held the previous record of four.[48] At the end of his playoff run, he joined Kareem Abdul-Jabbar as the only rookies in playoff history to record 10 games of 20 or more points scored during their first playoff runs. Furthermore, LeBron James would praise Tatum's work there, stating 'He's built for stardom''.[49]

    On May 22, 2018, he was named to the NBA All-Rookie First Team.[50]
    2018–19 season

    In the Celtics 2018–19 season opener, Tatum scored 23 points, 9 rebounds and 3 assist in a 105–87 win against the Philadelphia 76ers.[51] On October 20, he scored 24 points and 14 rebounds in a 103–101 victory over the New York Knicks.[52] On October 25, Tatum scored 24 points and 6 rebounds in a 101–95 win over the Oklahoma City Thunder.[53] On November 16, Tatum recorded 21 points and 7 rebounds in a 123–116 overtime win against the Toronto Raptors.[54] On December 25, he scored 23 points and 10 rebounds in a 121–114 overtime win against the Philadelphia 76ers.[55] On February 5, Tatum tallied 25 points and 7 rebounds in a 103–96 victory against the Cleveland Cavaliers.[56] On March 6, Tatum scored 24 points, 3 rebounds and 2 assist in a 126–120 win against the Sacramento Kings.[57]
    2019–20 season

    On December 22, 2019, Tatum scored a then career-high 39 points, along with 12 rebounds, in a 119–93 win over the Charlotte Hornets.[58] He would exceed that career-high with 41 points against the New Orleans Pelicans in a 140–105 win on January 11, 2020.[59] On January 30, Tatum was named an NBA All-Star for the first time in his career, being selected as an Eastern Conference reserve.[60] On February 13, Tatum would again score 39 points, while playing 47 minutes and leading Boston to a 141–133 double overtime win over the Los Angeles Clippers.[61] On February 23, he matched his career-high 41 points in a 114–112 loss to the Los Angeles Lakers.[62] As the Season was halted by the COVID-19 Pandemic Tatum would go 2–18 vs the Milwaukee Bucks on July 31, However he would come back the next game scoring 34 points on 11–22 shooting vs the Portland Trail Blazers on August 2.
    National team career

    Tatum played in the 2014 FIBA Under-17 World Championship[63] and 2015 FIBA Under-19 World Championship,[64] making the Eurobasket.com All-World Championship U19 Second Team.[65]

    Representing Team USA at the 2016 Nike Hoop Summit, Tatum saw 16 minutes, 57 seconds of action, scoring 14 points, pulling down four rebounds, and also had two assists, two steals and one block.[66]
    Career statistics
    Legend GP Games played GS Games started MPG Minutes per game
    FG% Field goal percentage 3P% 3-point field goal percentage FT% Free throw percentage
    RPG Rebounds per game APG Assists per game SPG Steals per game
    BPG Blocks per game PPG Points per game Bold Career high
    NBA
    Regular season
    Year Team GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG
    2017–18 Boston 80 80 30.5 .475 .434 .826 5.0 1.6 1.0 .7 13.9
    2018–19 Boston 79 79 31.1 .450 .373 .855 6.0 2.1 1.1 .7 15.7
    2019–20 Boston 66 66 34.3 .450 .403 .812 7.0 3.0 1.4 .9 23.4
    Career 225 225 31.8 .457 .401 .829 6.0 2.2 1.2 .8 17.3
    Playoffs
    Year Team GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG
    2018 Boston 19 19 35.9 .471 .324 .845 4.4 2.7 1.2 .5 18.5
    2019 Boston 9 9 32.8 .438 .323 .744 6.7 1.9 1.1 .8 15.2
    Career 28 28 34.9 .461 .324 .816 5.1 2.5 1.2 .6 17.4
    College
    Year Team GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG
    2016–17 Duke 29 27 33.3 .452 .342 .849 7.3 2.1 1.3 1.1 16.8
    Personal life

    Tatum is the son of Justin Tatum and Brandy Cole. Justin Tatum played basketball at Saint Louis University and is a gym teacher and basketball coach at Christian Brothers College High School in St. Louis, from which he graduated in 1997.[67] He was previously the coach and athletics director at Soldan International Studies High School for six years. Jayson was born when his parents were both 19-year-old undergraduates. His mother, Brandy, graduated from Saint Louis University School of Law and is now a practicing attorney in the St. Louis area.[6] Tatum is the godson of retired NBA player Larry Hughes, who was his father's high school and college teammate.[3] He is also a cousin of former NBA player and head coach Tyronn Lue.[68] As of 2017, Tatum is a spokesperson for Imo's Pizza.[69] Tatum is also a Christian, crediting Jesus for his success and career.[70]

    While in high school at Chaminade College Preparatory School, Tatum was good friends with future NHL forward Matthew Tkachuk of the Calgary Flames, as the two were placed in the same gym class. Tatum is also good friends with former Duke teammate and current NBA player Harry Giles.[71]
    Endorsements

    On June 21, 2019, Tatum signed with the Jordan Brand.[72]
    References

    "Celtics' Tatum wins 2019 Taco Bell Skills Challenge on halfcourt shot". NBA.com. February 16, 2019. Archived from the original on May 14, 2019. Retrieved February 17, 2019.
    It's not hype if you can do it, and Chaminade's Jayson Tatum can. Foxsports.com (January 15, 2015). Retrieved on January 29, 2018.
    Hochman: Like godfather, like godson — Jayson Tatum is on track for NBA. Stltoday.com. Retrieved on January 29, 2018.
    "Nike EYBL Peach Jam: Before picking Duke, Jayson Tatum sparked the end of Team CP3's run". www.usatodayhss.com. Retrieved July 11, 2015.
    Smith, Cam (July 12, 2015). "Nike EYBL Peach Jam: Wendell Carter's Georgia Star rout Jayson Tatum's St Louis Eagles to claim tourney EYBL title". USA Today High School Sports. Retrieved January 5, 2016.
    "Brandy Cole - Lawyer in St. Louis, Missouri". Retrieved June 2, 2018.
    Biancardi, Paul (July 12, 2015). "Jayson Tatum commits to Duke". ESPN. Retrieved July 12, 2015.
    Keeley, Laura (July 12, 2015). "Five-star forward Jayson Tatum commits to Duke". The Charlotte Observer. Retrieved July 12, 2015.
    "Capacity crowd at Chaminade gets a show from Tatum, Monk". www.stltoday.com. Retrieved December 12, 2015.
    "Jayson Tatum, No.10 Chaminade knock off No.18 Huntington Prep at CRC". www.usatodayhss.com. Retrieved January 2, 2016.
    "No.8 DeMatha Catholic overtakes No.14 Chaminade in overtime at HoopHall". www.usatodayhss.com. Retrieved January 18, 2016.
    "Jayson Tatum scores 40, Chaminade beats Kickapoo for state title". www.news-leader.com. Retrieved March 19, 2016.
    Smith, Cam (March 28, 2016). "Mcdonald's All-American diary: Jayson Tatum". Www.usatodayhss.com. Retrieved April 8, 2017.
    "East takes a bruising victory in Jordan Brand Classic boys game". www.usatodayhss.com. Retrieved April 15, 2016.
    "Jayson Tatum wins Gatorade National Player of the Year". www.usatodayhss.com. Retrieved March 31, 2016.
    "Jayson Tatum - Basketball Recruiting - player - profiles". www.espn.com. Retrieved May 31, 2016.
    "Jayson Tatum, 2016 Small forward – Rivals.com". n.rivals.com. Retrieved May 31, 2016.
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    WWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWW

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    WHOS THIS?!?!?!?! OH YEAH HES THE DUDE MAKING THE CELTICS LOOSE!!! WE ASKED FOR MELO NOT THIS IDIOT!!!

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    Tatum's regular season stats: 24, 7, and 3, on 45/40/81 splits. also a great defender
    Melo's reg season stats: 15, 6, and 1 on 43/38/85 and doesn't play defense.
    Tatum's Playoff stats: 25, 10, and 5 on 45/40/80 and still clamping
    Melo's playoff stats: 15, 5, and 2 on 41/42/85 and doesn't play defense.
    The numbers speak for themselves

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    he says every player is trash just don't reply to him lol

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    Ah ok thx for telling me lol

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    ye lol. also ik you're a celtics fan but tatum is kinda choking rn

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    tatum is a little bitch. trade him

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    35 yr old melo?

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    99 go for poster when down 2 because he thinks hes fucking kobe

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    *melo not kobe

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    fax definitely melo.

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XIVyhx8e-Jw

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    yah he needs to compare himself to trash

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    wdym? I said melo not kobe, so he is not comparing himself to trash, hes comparing himself to greatness. Now if he was comparing to kobe, then he would be comparing himself to garbage.