Jānis Timma

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Jānis Timma
Janis Timma 2011.jpg
No. 6 – BK Ventspils
Position Shooting guard / Small forward
League Latvian Basketball League
Personal information
Born (1992-07-02) 2 July 1992 (age 21)
Krāslava, Latvia
Nationality Latvian
Listed height 6 ft 7 in (201 cm)
Listed weight 200 lb (91 kg)
Career information
NBA draft 2013 / Round: 2 / Pick: 60th overall
Selected by the Memphis Grizzlies
Pro playing career 2011–present
Career history
2011–2012 BK Liepājas Lauvas
2012–present BK Ventspils

Jānis Timma (born 2 July 1992) is a Latvian professional basketball player who currently plays for the BK Ventspils of the Latvian Basketball League.

He has previously played for BK Ventspils and BK Liepājas Lauvas.[1] Timma won a bronze medal at the U18 European Championship 2010. In 2013, Timma declared for the 2013 NBA Draft.[2] He was selected with the last pick (60th overall) by the Memphis Grizzlies.[3]


  1. ^ "Jānis Timma pievienojas BK". Tvnet.lv (in Latvian). August 1, 2012. Retrieved April 10, 2013. 
  2. ^ "Janis Timma will enter the NBA Draft". Sportando.net. April 18, 2013. Retrieved August 4, 2013. 
  3. ^ "Grizzlies select Jamaal Franklin and Janis Timma in 2013 NBA Draft". NBA.com. June 28, 2013. Retrieved June 30, 2013. 

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