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Jeff Bonds

Jeff Bonds

Position:

Shooting Guard / Small Forward

Passport:

USA

Height:

6´7¨ 198cm

DOB:

May 14, 1982

University:

Cal-Poly D-2

Current team:

Viopista Gijon Baloncesto

Status:

Available

Player Profile

Photos

  • Bonds Drive
  • Bonds Dunk
  • Bonds Jumper
  • Bonds Penatrate
  • Bonds Read the D

Scouting Report

Jeff is a versatile all-around player, a natural 3 who is skilled and strong on the block which also makes him very effective at the 4. He is a consistent 3pt shooter, solid ball handler and decision maker which allows him to also play the 2 in certain situations. A motivated and hard working person with the potential to be a high-level European player. Extremely efficient and well rounded player who can defend and play multiple positions on the court, a very good court presence and strong rebounder. Bonds is an unselfish team player that looks to pass to the open man and get teammates involved. Jeff gets up and down the floor quickly and can score with either hand in and around the basket. He has a very good mid-range jumper and is consistent at the line. Jeff is a player that takes his job, fitness and his teammates seriously, and gives 100% at all times and is a very coachable player that will be an immediate contributor to any upper level professional basketball team.

Career History

Season: 2012-13 - Team: *Lapua - League: Finland
GamesMPGPPG 2PT%3PT%FT% RPGAPG SPGBPG
830:2711.9 61.0%14.3%85.0% 5.41.5 0.80.1
Notes: Jeff signed with the team for the last few months of the season to help the team stay in the league and avoid elimination. His leadership and professionalism was what the team needed to finish the season safely in the top division.

Season: 2012-13 - Team: Giessen - League: Germany BBL
GamesMPGPPG 2PT%3PT%FT% RPGAPG SPGBPG
522:485.2 31.8%20.0%75.0% 3.00.6 0.80.0
Notes: Jeff signed with Giessen in January, the team had only won two games all season and was at the bottom of the league. Jeff immediately made a major impact. He helped the team two two consecutive victories in his first two games, including an upset of one of the league leaders, Ulm. Unfortunately, after the Ulm win the manager of the team announced the club had gone bankrupt and the players were free to sign elsewhere... a few weeks later Jeff left Germany to finish the season in Lapua Finland.

Season: 2011-12 - Team: KNET Clavijo Rioja - League: Spain LEB-1
GamesMPGPPG 2PT%3PT%FT% RPGAPG SPGBPG
3325.710.8 42.6%31.0%70.0% 4.81.0 0.90.2
Season: 2010-11 - Team: Huesca - League: Spain LEB-ORO
GamesMPGPPG 2PT%3PT%FT% RPGAPG SPGBPG
2725:0010.6 50.7%37.1%74.4% 4.10.9 0.70.4
Notes: Another solid season for Bonds in the LEB-Oro. Established himself as one of the top defenders in the league. His ability to score inside, outside, and from penatration made Jeff Bonds one of the most complete all around players in the league.

Season: 2009-10 - Team: Mallorca - League: Spain LEB-ORO
GamesMPGPPG 2PT%3PT%FT% RPGAPG SPGBPG
3426.79.2 41.4%32.7%77.7% 4.40.8 0.90.1
Season: 2008-09 - Team: Gijon - League: LEB-Plata
GamesMPGPPG 2PT%3PT%FT% RPGAPG SPGBPG
1929:3012.4 41.4%39.7%62.2% 4.70.6 0.70.5
Season: 2007-08 - Team: Basquet Muro - League: LEB-Silver (Spain 3rd Div.)
GamesMPGPPG 2PT%3PT%FT% RPGAPG SPGBPG
3429:5015.47 47%36%67% 5.61.1 1.40.5
Notes: Jeff had an outstanding first season in Spain, he adapted quickly to the new style of play, teammates, and culture, while leading his team in scoring and minutes played.

STATS
Season: 2006-07 - Team: Sheffield Sharks - League: England 1st div.
GamesMPGPPG 2PT%3PT%FT% RPGAPG SPGBPG
3621-7 47.4%34.4%72.0% 9.91.7 1.70.8
Notes: Jeff had an outstanding season, not only was he voted MVP of the league but he also lead his team to the British Cup Championship, and to the Semifinals of the British League Championship. Rising to the very top of the British league in just his second season, Bonds was ready to look for bigger challenges in the coming seasons.

LEAGUE WEBSITE
Season: 2005-06 - Team: Birmingham Bullets - League: England 1st div.
GamesMPGPPG 2PT%3PT%FT% RPGAPG SPGBPG
3417.1 49-1%31.7%70.9% 4.63.1 1.70.5
Notes: Jeff had a very solid rookie season in Europe, he lead his team in scoring and was voted league Player of the Month in December of 2005.

LEAGUE WEBSITE
Season: 2001-2005 - Team: Cal-Poly Pomona - League: NCAA D2
GamesMPGPPG 2PT%3PT%FT% RPGAPG SPGBPG
3117.5 51%38%72% 6.03.3
Notes: NABC NCAA II All-American First Team -05 West Region First Team -04, 05 All-CCAA First Team -04, 05 West Region MVP -03 All-CCAA First Team -03