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Encyclopedia > Kendrick Perkins
Kendrick Perkins
Position Center/Power forward
Height 6 ft 10 in (2.08 m)
Weight 280 lb (127 kg)
Team Boston Celtics
Nationality Flag of United States United States
Born November 10, 1984 (1984-11-10) (age 22)
Flag of Texas Nederland, Texas
High school Clifton J. Ozen High School
Draft 27th overall, 2003
Memphis Grizzlies
Pro career 2003–present

Kendrick Perkins (born November 10, 1984 in Nederland, Texas) is an American professional basketball player for the Boston Celtics of the NBA. This article does not cite any references or sources. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... The Boston Celtics are a professional basketball team based in Boston, Massachusetts. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... is the 314th day of the year (315th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1984 (MCMLXXXIV) was a leap year starting on Sunday (link displays the 1984 Gregorian calendar). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Texas. ... Nederland is a city in Jefferson County, Texas, United States. ... The 2003 NBA Draft logo The 2003 NBA Draft was held on June 26, 2003 at The Theater at Madison Square Garden in New York City, New York. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... is the 314th day of the year (315th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1984 (MCMLXXXIV) was a leap year starting on Sunday (link displays the 1984 Gregorian calendar). ... Nederland is a city in Jefferson County, Texas, United States. ... Basketball is a team sport in which two teams of five active players each try to score points against one another by throwing a ball through a 10-foot high hoop (the basket) under organized rules. ... The Boston Celtics are a professional basketball team based in Boston, Massachusetts. ... The National Basketball Association of the United States and Canada, commonly known as the NBA, is the premier professional basketball league in North America. ...


He graduated from Clifton J. Ozen High School in Beaumont, Texas in 2003. During his high school career, Perkins led Ozen High to four consecutive district championships and one state championship. Because of his large frame, he was often referred to as "Baby Shaq" by fans and the press. In 2003, Perkins was selected to the prestigious McDonald's All-American game for high-school players. Location in the state of Texas Coordinates: Counties Jefferson County Government  - Mayor Guy Goodson Area  - City 222. ... Shaquille Rashaun ONeal (born March 6, 1972 in Newark, New Jersey), frequently referred to simply as Shaq (pronounced shack), is an American professional basketball player, generally regarded as one of the most dominant in the National Basketball Association (NBA). ... The McDonalds All-American Team is named each year for boys and girls high school basketball. ...


The 6'10" center/power forward was drafted in the first round with the 27th pick of the 2003 NBA Draft by the Memphis Grizzlies, but was immediately traded along with Marcus Banks to the Celtics in exchange for Troy Bell and Dahntay Jones, who had been selected by the Celtics in the same draft. This article does not cite any references or sources. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... The 2003 NBA Draft logo The 2003 NBA Draft was held on June 26, 2003 at The Theater at Madison Square Garden in New York City, New York. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... Arthur Lemarcus Banks III (born November 19, 1981 in Las Vegas, Nevada), commonly known as Marcus Banks, is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Phoenix Suns of the NBA. Banks is 62 (188 cm) tall and 200 lb (90 kg). ... Troy Devon Bell (born November 10, 1980 in Minneapolis, Minnesota) is an American professional basketball player formerly of the NBAs Memphis Grizzlies. ... Dahntay Lavall Jones (born December 27, 1980 in Trenton, New Jersey) is a professional basketball player in the NBA. Originally a student at Rutgers University, Dahntay transferred to Duke University to play with his boyhood Jersey friend Jay Williams who encouraged him to join him in North Carolina. ...


During the 2004-2005 season, Perkins received more playing time than he did his rookie season, and became known as one of the tougher players on the Celtics. He had a limited role during the regular season and playoffs as the team's "enforcer". The 2004-05 NBA season was the 59th season of the National Basketball Association (NBA). ... Current NBA Playoff logo. ...


After marked improvements during summer training and practice, Perkins earned more playing time from Coach Doc Rivers during the 2005-06 season. He played some of the best games of his career in 2006, repeatedly reaching double figures in points and rebounds. After the trade of Mark Blount to the Minnesota Timberwolves, Perkins became the undisputed starting center for the Celtics, although he was already sharing starting time before Blount's departure. Glenn Anton Doc Rivers (born October 13, 1961 in Chicago, Illinois) is an American former professional basketball player from Marquette University who played point guard in the National Basketball Association notably for the Atlanta Hawks, Los Angeles Clippers, New York Knicks, and San Antonio Spurs. ... Mark Blount (born November 30, 1975 in Yonkers, New York) is a basketball player in the NBA for the Minnesota Timberwolves. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Look up Center in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ...


Career highs

  • Points: 17, twice
  • Rebounds: 19, on November 30, 2005 vs. Sixers
  • Blocks: 6, twice

External links

  • NBA.com player page
  • Celtics.com player profile
  • ESPN.com player card
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2003 NBA Draft
First Round
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Second Round

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Kendrick Perkins - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (328 words)
Kendrick Rawkins (born November 10, 1984 in Nederland, Texas) is a professional basketball player for the Boston Celtics of the NBA.
The 6'10" center/power forward was drafted in the first round with the 27th pick of the 2003 NBA Draft by the Memphis Grizzlies, but was immediately traded along with Marcus Banks to the Celtics in exchange for Troy Bell and Dahntay Jones, who had been selected by the Celtics in the same draft.
During the 2004-2005 season, Perkins received more playing time than he did his rookie season, and became known as one of the tougher players on the Celtics.
Fantasy Baseball - RotoTimes.com (471 words)
Kendrick Perkins (C) Bos is aiming to return from his dislocated shoulder on March 3, according to the Boston Globe.
Kendrick Perkins (C) Bos is on pace to return from his dislocated shoulder shortly after the All-Star break, according to the Boston Globe.
Kendrick Perkins (C) Bos dislocated his left shoulder at the end of practice Wednesday and is day-to-day, according to the AP.
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