Kurt Thomas #40 - C/F

  • Age: 41
  • DOB: 1972/10/04
  • POB: Dallas, TX
  • Height: 6-9 Weight: 240lbs
  • NBA Seasons: 18
  • Drafted by Miami in 1995 (1/10).

Career Stats

2012-13New YorkNBA391710.154.2%100%46.2%
2008-09San AntonioNBA791017.850.3%0%82.2%
2007-08San AntonioNBA28918.744.8%0%58.3%
2007-08Total Sea/SANBA704822.649.2%0%66.3%
2004-05New YorkNBA808035.747.1%50%78.6%
2003-04New YorkNBA807531.847.3%0%83.5%
2002-03New YorkNBA818131.848.3%66.7%75%
2001-02New YorkNBA828233.849.4%16.7%81.5%
2000-01New YorkNBA772927.651.1%33.3%81.4%
1999-00New YorkNBA802124.650.5%33.3%78.1%
1998-99New YorkNBA504423.646.2%0%61.1%

Career Playoff Stats

2012-13New YorkNBA--------------
2008-09San AntonioNBA5016.045.5%-75%
2007-08San AntonioNBA17815.845.7%-71.4%
2004-05New YorkNBA--------------
2003-04New YorkNBA4434.842.9%-75%2.311.
2002-03New YorkNBA--------------
2001-02New YorkNBA--------------
2000-01New YorkNBA5537.253.2%-71%3.411.
1999-00New YorkNBA16015.750.8%-70%
1998-99New YorkNBA201221.038.1%-69.6%

Scouting Report

AssetsA veteran leader. Strong and a feisty, and a good defender. Has always played bigger than his size. Knows how to get good position in the post. Can score on put-backs and has a nice mid-range jumper.
FlawsFoul-prone. Advancing age has led to endurance and consistency issues. Has always been much more effective on defense than on offense.
Career potentialQuality veteran rotational big-man.

Transactions / Injuries / Suspensions

2013/04/12Waived by the New York Knicks.
2013/04/12Missed 13 games (right foot injury).
2013/03/20Right foot injury, sidelined indefinitely.
2012/07/16Acquired from the Portland Trail Blazers.
2012/03/05Missed 2 games (concussion).
2012/03/01Concussion, day-to-day.
2011/12/11Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Portland Trail Blazers to a two-year contract.
2010/07/26Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Chicago Bulls to a one-year contract.
2009/06/23Acquired from the San Antonio Spurs.
2008/02/20Acquired from the Oklahoma City Thunder.
2007/11/23Missed 3 games (hamstring).
2007/11/16Hamstring, day-to-day.
2007/11/11Missed 6 games (hamstring).
2007/10/31Hamstring, day-to-day.
2007/07/20Acquired from the Phoenix Suns.
2007/02/20Missed 15 games (hyperextended elbow).
2007/01/17Hyperextended elbow, sidelined indefinitely.
2006/05/30Missed the last 29 games of the regular season;all 7 games of Round One against the Los Angeles Lakers;all 7 games of Round Two against the Los Angeles Clippers and Game 1, 2 and 3 of the Western Conference Final against the Dallas Mavericks (right foot).
2006/02/26Right foot injury, sidelined indefinitely.
2005/06/28Acquired from the New York Knicks.
2005/03/25Missed 2 games (left elbow injury).
2005/03/21Left elbow injury, day-to-day.
2004/03/09Signed by the New York Knicks to a multi-year contract extension.
2004/02/17Missed 1 game (suspension).
2004/02/11Suspended by the NBA for one game for his actions on Feb 10 against the Dallas Mavericks.
2003/12/14Missed 1 game (sore left knee).
2003/12/13Sore left knee, day-to-day.
2003/03/02Missed 1 game (toe injury).
2003/02/28Toe injury, day-to-day.
2003/01/25Right thigh contusion, day-to-day.


2012/07/16New York Knicks traded Jared Jeffries, Dan Gadzuric, the draft rights to Giorgos Printezis and Kostas Papanikolaou, a 2016 second-round draft pick and cash to the Portland Trail Blazers for Raymond Felton and Kurt Thomas.
2011/12/11Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Portland Trail Blazers.
2010/07/26Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Chicago Bulls.
2009/06/23Milwaukee Bucks traded Richard Jefferson to the San Antonio Spurs for Bruce Bowen, Kurt Thomas and Fabricio Oberto.
2008/02/20San Antonio Spurs traded Francisco Elson, Brent Barry and a 2009 first-round draft pick to the Seattle SuperSonics for Kurt Thomas.
2007/07/20Phoenix Suns traded Kurt Thomas and a 2008 and 2010 first-round draft pick to the Seattle SuperSonics for a second-round draft pick in 2008.
2005/06/28Phoenix Suns traded Quentin Richardson, the rights to Nate Robinson and future considerations to the New York Knicks for Kurt Thomas and the rights to Dijon Thompson.
1999/01/22Signed as a free agent by the New York Knicks.
1997/02/14Miami Heat traded Kurt Thomas, Sasha Danilovic and Martin Muursepp to the Dallas Mavericks for Jamal Mashburn.
1995/06/28Drafted by the Miami Heat in the 1st round (10th overall) in 1995.


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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