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Jamar Samuels
SF - 6'7, 220lbs - 35 years old - 0 years of NBA experience
Retired - Retired after 2020 season
  • Birthdate: 05/25/1989
  • Drafted (NBA): Undrafted, 2012
  • Pre-draft team: Kansas State
  • Country: USA
  • Hand: Right
  • Agent: -
16th August, 2012SpainSigned a one year contract with Huesca.
10th August, 2013ItalySigned a one year contract with Prima Veroli.
10th September, 2014SpainSigned a one year contract with Manresa.
25th November, 2014SpainReleased by Manresa.
4th December, 2014ItalySigned for the remainder of the season with Casale Montferrato.
30th July, 2015IsraelSigned a one year contract with Bnei Herzliya.
28th July, 2017RomaniaSigned a one year contract with Craiova.
Career Moves
2008 - 2012Kansas State (NCAA)
August 2012 - June 2013Huesca (Spain, LEB Gold)
August 2013 - June 2014Prima Veroli (Italy, A2 Gold)
September 2014 - November 2014Manresa (Spain)
December 2014 - June 2015Monferrato (Italy, A2 Gold)
July 2015 - June 2016Bnei Hertzeliyya (Israel)
July 2017 - presentCraiova (Romania)
Articles about Jamar Samuels

March 17, 2011

It also didn't help that Jamar Samuels has also struggled this season. With all the aforementioned losses, Samuels was expected to take a bigger offensive role, but last year's hugely effective sixth man has struggled to make any kind of shot this year. Samuels plays very hard on both offense and defense, and it's this combination of athleticism and aggression that gets him to the basket, lets him be a disruptive presence on defense, and which brings in the rebounds. Yet he's fouling just as much as ever (3.3 fouls in 24mpg), and shooting only 41% from the field, down from 52% last year. Having to create every shot for himself now is proving a problem for Samuels, who is a finisher, not a creator.

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