JANKUNAS, PAULIUS
Zalgiris Kaunas 13 Forward
Height: 2.05 Born: 29 April, 1984 Nationality: Lithuania
EuroLeague 2016-17 STATISTICS
  Rebounds Blocks Fouls
  G GS Min Pts 2FG 3FG FT O D T As St To Fv Ag Cm Rv PIR
Totals 30 30 709:23 390 114/208 19/48 105/121 42 142 184 44 18 50 12 10 89 143 503
Averages 30 30 23:38 13 54.8% 39.6% 86.8% 1.4 4.7 6.1 1.5 0.6 1.7 0.4 0.3 3 4.8 16.8
  Rebounds Blocks Fouls
# Game Min Pts 2FG 3FG FT O D T As St To Fv Ag Cm Rv PIR
1 * at Panathinaikos Superfoods Athens 25:26 13 3/5 0/1 7/8 3 5 8   1 2   1 1 9 23
2 * vs Baskonia Vitoria Gasteiz 21:02 6 0/2 1/2 3/4 5 4 9 2   1     4 5 13
3 * at Fenerbahce Istanbul 17:36 8 2/3 0/2 4/6 2 2 4 1         4 6 10
4 * vs Maccabi FOX Tel Aviv 20:49 4 2/4 0/4   1 4 5 3   4   1 2 4 3
5 * vs Darussafaka Dogus Istanbul 27:48 21 7/9   7/7 2 9 11 3 2 1     3 5 36
6 * at FC Barcelona Lassa 12:38 12 4/6 1/3 1/1   1 1     1     5 1 4
7 * vs Galatasaray Odeabank Istanbul 27:50 9 2/4 1/1 2/4   7 7 3 1 2     3 6 17
8 * at CSKA Moscow 31:12 30 7/13 1/1 13/15 2 6 8   1 1 1 1 3 10 37
9 * vs Brose Bamberg 29:40 23 5/11 1/2 10/10 2 7 9 1   4   1 3 7 25
10 * at Crvena Zvezda mts Belgrade 21:45 2 0/4 0/1 2/2 1 4 5 3 1 1 2   3 2 6
11 * at Real Madrid 17:07 13 5/6 0/1 3/4 1 1 2   2       4 3 13
12 * vs Olympiacos Piraeus 25:06 18 4/13 2/2 4/4 2 5 7         3 5 5 13
13 * at Anadolu Efes Istanbul 17:06 8 4/5 0/1     2 2 3 1 2 1   3 2 10
14 * vs Unics Kazan 20:48 21 7/10 1/2 4/4 2 3 5   1 3     2 5 23
15 * at EA7 Emporio Armani Milan 26:36 9 2/10 1/2 2/2 1 10 11 2   3   2 3 6 11
16 * vs Crvena Zvezda mts Belgrade 18:09 10 3/5 1/2 1/2   5 5 3   2 1   3 1 11
17 * at Galatasaray Odeabank Istanbul 14:31 14 7/9     3 4 7     2 1   4   14
18 * vs Real Madrid 26:43 11 4/9 1/1   1 6 7 2 2 4     2 1 12
19 * vs CSKA Moscow 29:44 13 4/7 1/1 2/2 1 3 4   1 1   1 2 4 15
20 * at Darussafaka Dogus Istanbul 26:07 6 1/6 0/1 4/4 3 5 8     1     2 7 12
21 * vs FC Barcelona Lassa 27:46 15 3/5 1/2 6/8 1 3 4     1     1 6 18
22 * at Olympiacos Piraeus 17:55 10 4/6   2/2 2 3 5   1 1 2   2 5 18
23 * at Brose Bamberg 28:56 24 3/5 4/6 6/6 1 5 6 2   1     2 7 32
24 * vs Fenerbahce Istanbul 24:29 15 5/7   5/5 1 6 7 1 1 3 1   3 6 23
25 * vs Panathinaikos Superfoods Athens 21:20 11 3/7 0/3 5/5 2 6 8 1 2   1   3 6 19
26 * at Unics Kazan 26:01 21 5/9 1/2 8/8 2 5 7 3   2 1   3 8 30
27 * vs Anadolu Efes Istanbul 24:44 9 4/8 0/2 1/2   3 3 2   2     3 2 4
28 * at Maccabi FOX Tel Aviv 27:13 12 6/8       7 7 5 1 2     3 3 21
29 * vs EA7 Emporio Armani Milan 28:51 12 5/6 0/1 2/4 1 7 8 3   1     4 6 20
30 * at Baskonia Vitoria Gasteiz 24:25 10 3/6 1/2 1/2   4 4 1   2 1   4 5 10
30 Totals 709:23 390 114/208 19/48 105/121 42 142 184 44 18 50 12 10 89 143 503
Average 23:38 13 54.8% 39.6% 86.8% 1.4 4.7 6.1 1.5 0.6 1.7 0.4 0.3 3 4.8 16.8
EuroLeague 2016-17 individual rankings
Regular Season
  • #1 in Games Played (30)
  • #1 in Games Started (30)
  • #3 in Fouls Drawn (143)
  • #3 in Free throws attempted (121)
  • #4 in Defensive Rebounds (142)
  • #4 in Free throws made (105)
  • #5 in Fouls Commited (89)
  • #6 in Index Rating (503)
  • #7 in Total Rebounds (184)
  • #8 in Points (390)
  • #10 in 2-pointers attempted (208)
  • #10 in Field goals made (133)
  • #12 in 2-pointers made (114)
  • #20 in Field goals attempted (256)
  • #24 in True Shooting % (57.3%)
Index rating38 Zagreb vs. Zalgiris Kaunas 11/16/2011
Points30 CSKA Moscow vs. Zalgiris Kaunas 11/18/2016
Offensive rebounds9 Zagreb vs. Zalgiris Kaunas 11/16/2011
Defensive rebounds12 Zalgiris Kaunas vs. Maccabi FOX Tel Aviv 1/23/2015
Total rebounds17 Zalgiris Kaunas vs. SLUC Nancy 1/8/2009
Assists5 Maccabi FOX Tel Aviv vs. Zalgiris Kaunas 3/23/2017
Steals4 Zalgiris Kaunas vs. FC Barcelona Lassa 4/7/2016
Blocks3 Khimki Moscow Region vs. Zalgiris Kaunas 12/23/2010
Minutes41 Zalgiris Kaunas vs. ELAN BEARNAIS PAU-ORTHEZ 12/7/2006
Career Notes
  • Grew up with BC Zalgiris Kaunas (Lithuania) youth teams.
  • Played the 2002-03 season with LKKA Zalgiris, in the Lithuanian 2nd division.
  • Made his debut with BC Zalgiris during the 2003-04 season.
  • Played there till the 2008-09 championship.
  • Moved to Russia for the 2009-10 season, signed by BC Khimki.
  • Back to Lithuania for the 2010-11 season, signed by BC Zalgiris Kaunas.
  • He's still playing there.
Miscellaneous
  • Named to the 2017-18 All-EuroLeague Second Team.
  • Named 2017-18 EuroLeague December MVP.
  • Named the 2016-17 EuroLeague Round 26 MVP.
  • Member of the Lithuanian National Team.
  • Won the silver medal at the 2015 European Championship.
  • Won the bronze medal at the 2007 European Championship.
  • Played at the 2005 and 2011 European Championships.
  • Played at the 2006 and 2014 World Championships.
  • Played at the 2016 Olympic Games.
  • Won the 2003-04, 2004-05, 2006-07, 2007-08, 2010-11, 2011-12, 2012-13, 2013-14, 2014-15, 2015-16, 2016-17 and 2017-18 Lithuanian National Championship with BC Zalgiris Kaunas.
  • Won the 2007, 2008, 2011, 2012, 2015, 2017 and 2018 Lithuanian National Cup with BC Zalgiris Kaunas.
  • Won the 2012 Lithuanian Super Cup with BC Zalgiris Kaunas.
  • Won the 2005, 2008, 2011 and 2012 Baltic League with BC Zalgiris Kaunas.
  • Played the 2004, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011 and 2012 Lithuanian All Star Game.
  • Played the 2006 Baltic League All Star Game.
  • Has been member of the Lithuanian U-18 and U-21 National Team.
  • Played at the 2002 European U-18 Championship.
  • Won the silver medal at the 2003 World U-18 Championship.
  • Won the gold medal at the 2005 World U-21 Championship.
  • Named the LKAL MVP.
  • Led the 2002-03 LKAL in rebounding (12.3 rpg).
  • Led the LKAL in blocking shots (1.5 bpg.).
Euroleague
Season Team G Pts Avg 2FG % 3FG % FT % Reb St As Bl
2003-04 Zalgiris 16 74 4.6 30/56 53.6 0/1 0 14/22 63.6 46 8 10 4
2004-05 Zalgiris 20 124 6.2 48/83 57.8 1/7 14.3 25/43 58.1 84 14 12 2
2005-06 Zalgiris 20 215 10.8 64/120 53.3 9/36 25 60/84 71.4 136 7 23 6
2006-07 Zalgiris 13 124 9.5 38/65 58.5 5/24 20.8 33/49 67.3 91 15 13 3
2007-08 Zalgiris 20 172 8.6 56/99 56.6 11/34 32.4 27/35 77.1 97 17 16 8
2008-09 Zalgiris 9 124 13.8 36/73 49.3 8/27 29.6 28/36 77.8 72 9 11 5
2009-10 Khimki 16 131 8.2 27/46 58.7 20/53 37.7 17/22 77.3 79 12 13 5
2010-11 Zalgiris Kaunas 16 150 9.4 54/91 59.3 5/33 15.2 27/33 81.8 110 9 15 6
2011-12 Zalgiris Kaunas 16 124 7.8 38/79 48.1 8/24 33.3 24/33 72.7 89 12 12 5
2012-13 Zalgiris Kaunas 17 139 8.2 40/77 51.9 7/24 29.2 38/45 84.4 82 13 21 3
2013-14 Zalgiris Kaunas 21 184 8.8 65/124 52.4 9/35 25.7 27/35 77.1 136 24 40 7
2014-15 Zalgiris Kaunas 24 218 9.1 61/112 54.5 12/40 30 60/75 80 156 14 26 11
2015-16 Zalgiris Kaunas 24 296 12.3 95/176 54 13/42 31 67/80 83.8 149 21 37 5
2016-17 Zalgiris Kaunas 30 390 13 114/208 54.8 19/48 39.6 105/121 86.8 184 18 44 12
2017-18 Zalgiris Kaunas 35 395 11.3 139/233 59.7 9/24 37.5 90/108 83.3 170 18 50 10
2018-19 Zalgiris Kaunas 7 55 7.9 20/34 58.8 1/2 50 12/13 92.3 23 2 8 2
Totals 304 2915 9.6 925/1676 55.2 137/454 30.2 654/834 78.4 1704 213 351 94
Averages 304 2915 9.6 925/1676 55.2 137/454 30.2 654/834 78.4 5.6 0.7 1.2 0.3
Career Stats
Other Competition                                                                                                                                                                                            
Season Team G Pts Avg 2FG
M-A
% 3FG
M-A
% FT
M-A
% Reb St As Bl
2003/04  Zalgiris 16 74 4.6 30/56 53.6 0/1 0 14/22 63.6 46 8 10 4
2004/05  Zalgiris 20 124 6.2 48/83 57.8 1/7 14.3 25/43 58.1 84 14 12 2
2005/06  Zalgiris 20 215 10.8 64/120 53.3 9/36 25 60/84 71.4 136 7 23 6
2006/07  Zalgiris 13 124 9.5 38/65 58.5 5/24 20.8 33/49 67.3 91 15 13 3
2007/08  Zalgiris 20 172 8.6 56/99 56.6 11/34 32.4 27/35 77.1 97 17 16 8
2008/09  Zalgiris 9 124 13.8 36/73 49.3 8/27 29.6 28/36 77.8 72 9 11 5
2009/10  Khimki 16 131 8.2 27/46 58.7 20/53 37.7 17/22 77.3 79 12 13 5
2010/11  Zalgiris 16 150 9.4 54/91 59.3 5/33 15.2 27/33 81.8 110 9 16 6
2011/12  Zalgiris 25 249 10.0 62/115 53.9 18/55 32.7 71/89 79.8 137 25 35 1
2012/13  Zalgiris-LKL 5 38 7.6 14/24 58.3 1/4 25.0 7/9 77.8 15 1 6 0
 Zalgiris-VTB 13 89 6.8 20/46 43.5 7/16 43.8 28/31 90.3 62 10 23 2
2013/14  Zalgiris 29 352 12.1 94/158 59.5 26/67 38.8 86/107 80.4 246 30 79 8
2014/15  Zalgiris 47 405 8.6 118/224 52.7 22/60 36.7 103/119 86.6 237 40 70 12
2015/16  Zalgiris 46 518 11.3 152/278 54.7 31/63 49.2 121/138 87.7 251 45 87 11
2016/17  Zalgiris 38 411 10.8 118/213 55.4 24/76 31.6 103/121 85.1 202 21 71 15
2017/18  Zalgiris 38 333 8.8 120/202 59.4 8/24 33.3 69/77 89.6 147 19 50 12