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Eric Gordon

25-Year-Old    SG    New Orleans Pelicans

2014-15 NBA Stats

PTS

9.5

REB

2.3

AST

2.0

STL

1.2

BLK

0.3

2014-15 NBA ROS Projections

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2014-15 Fantasy Basketball Outlook

Eric Gordon enters his seventh NBA season attempting to stay healthy after playing 64 games a year ago, the most he's played in a season since his rookie campaign. In 32 minutes of action, Gordon averaged 15.4 points, 2.6 rebounds, 3.3 assists, and 1.2 steals per game while ...

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STATUS:  Out    INJURY:  Shoulder    EST. RETURN:  12/15/2014
HT: 6' 4"   WT: 220 lbs   DOB: 12/25/1988  College: Indiana
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Eric Gordon Contract Information:

Signed an offer sheet with the Suns for $58 million over four years. Offer matched by Hornets in July 2012.

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Gordon (shoulder) will take a week or two to decide whether or not to undergo surgery to repair a torn labrum, the New Orleans Times-Picayune reports.

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Eric Gordon NBA Stats – Per Game
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Season Age Team G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
2008-09 19 78 34.3 16.1 2.6 2.8 1.0 0.4 1.7 45.6 85.4 2.1 0.6 2.0 4.3 38.9 5.3 11.6 3.8 4.5
2009-10 20 62 36.0 16.9 2.6 3.0 1.1 0.2 1.9 44.9 74.2 2.3 0.4 2.2 5.2 37.1 5.7 12.6 3.6 4.8
2010-11 21 LAC 56 37.7 22.3 2.9 4.4 1.3 0.3 1.9 45.0 82.5 2.7 0.8 2.1 5.2 36.4 7.6 16.9 5.1 6.2
2011-12 22 NOP 9 34.4 20.6 2.8 3.4 1.4 0.4 1.1 45.0 75.4 2.7 0.2 2.6 4.4 25.0 7.0 15.6 5.4 7.2
2012-13 23 NOP 42 30.1 17.0 1.8 3.3 1.1 0.2 1.3 40.2 84.2 2.8 0.2 1.6 4.1 32.4 5.6 13.9 4.5 5.3
2013-14 24 NOP 64 32.1 15.4 2.6 3.3 1.2 0.2 1.6 43.6 78.5 2.1 0.5 2.1 4.0 39.1 5.6 12.8 2.7 3.5
2014-15 25 NOP 12 31.0 9.5 2.3 2.0 1.2 0.3 1.2 39.8 70.0 1.4 0.4 1.9 3.4 34.1 3.6 9.0 1.2 1.7
Rest Of Season Projections 25 NOP 39 33.2 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 rest of season projections for Eric Gordon
Preseason Projections 25 NOP 62 31.1 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 projections for Eric Gordon

Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

Eric Gordon NBA Stats – Recent Stat Breakdown
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Time Period G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
Last 7 Days 2 21.5 10.5 2.0 2.5 1.0 0.0 1.5 47.4 0.0 0.5 0.0 2.0 3.5 42.9 4.5 9.5 0.0 0.0
Last 14 Days 5 27.2 12.0 1.8 2.4 1.0 0.0 2.0 57.1 66.7 1.0 0.0 1.8 3.4 58.8 4.8 8.4 0.4 0.6
Last 30 Days 12 31.1 9.5 2.3 2.0 1.2 0.3 1.2 39.8 70.0 1.4 0.4 1.9 3.4 34.1 3.6 9.0 1.2 1.7
Last 5 Games 5 27.2 12.0 1.8 2.4 1.0 0.0 2.0 57.1 66.7 1.0 0.0 1.8 3.4 58.8 4.8 8.4 0.4 0.6
Last 10 Games 10 30.7 10.6 2.3 2.3 1.2 0.1 1.3 42.6 76.5 1.0 0.5 1.8 3.8 34.2 4.0 9.4 1.3 1.7

 

Eric Gordon Projections For Upcoming Games – Next 3 Days
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Date Opponent PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
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Eric Gordon – Playing Time & Selected Stats

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1.  Tyreke Evans

2.  John Salmons

3.  Austin Rivers

4.  Jimmer Fredette

5.  Russ Smith

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True Shooting Percentage

48.8%

True Shooting % in 2014-15

In 2014-15, Eric Gordon has a true shooting percentage of 48.8%.

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Eric Gordon NBA Stats – Per 36 Minutes
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Season Age Team G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
2008-09 19 78 36.0 16.8 2.7 2.9 1.0 0.5 1.8 45.6 85.4 2.2 0.6 2.1 4.5 38.9 5.5 12.1 4.0 4.7
2009-10 20 62 36.0 16.8 2.6 3.0 1.1 0.2 1.9 44.9 74.2 2.3 0.4 2.2 5.2 37.1 5.7 12.6 3.6 4.8
2010-11 21 LAC 56 36.0 21.3 2.8 4.2 1.2 0.3 1.8 45.0 82.5 2.6 0.8 2.0 5.0 36.4 7.3 16.2 4.9 5.9
2011-12 22 NOP 9 36.0 21.5 2.9 3.6 1.5 0.5 1.2 45.0 75.4 2.8 0.2 2.7 4.6 25.0 7.3 16.3 5.7 7.5
2012-13 23 NOP 42 36.0 20.3 2.2 3.9 1.3 0.2 1.6 40.2 84.2 3.3 0.3 1.9 4.9 32.4 6.7 16.6 5.3 6.3
2013-14 24 NOP 64 36.0 17.3 2.9 3.6 1.3 0.2 1.8 43.6 78.5 2.3 0.5 2.4 4.5 39.1 6.2 14.3 3.1 3.9
2014-15 25 NOP 12 36.0 11.0 2.7 2.3 1.4 0.3 1.4 39.8 70.0 1.6 0.5 2.2 4.0 34.1 4.2 10.5 1.4 1.9
Rest Of Season Projections 25 NOP 39 36.0 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 rest of season projections for Eric Gordon
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Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

Eric Gordon NBA Stats – Totals
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Season Age Team G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
2008-09 19 78 2677 1252 201 215 78 35 131 45.6 85.4 164 45 156 337 38.9 411 901 299 350
2009-10 20 62 2233 1045 160 186 69 14 119 44.9 74.2 144 25 135 321 37.1 352 784 222 299
2010-11 21 LAC 56 2112 1247 164 244 71 18 106 45.0 82.5 151 45 119 291 36.4 427 949 287 348
2011-12 22 NOP 9 310 185 25 31 13 4 10 45.0 75.4 24 2 23 40 25.0 63 140 49 65
2012-13 23 NOP 42 1264 713 77 137 45 8 56 40.2 84.2 117 10 67 173 32.4 235 584 187 222
2013-14 24 NOP 64 2057 988 165 208 74 12 101 43.6 78.5 134 30 135 258 39.1 356 817 175 223
2014-15 25 NOP 12 372 114 28 24 14 3 14 39.8 70.0 17 5 23 41 34.1 43 108 14 20
Rest Of Season Projections 25 NOP 39 1296 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 rest of season projections for Eric Gordon
Preseason Projections 25 NOP 62 1928 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 projections for Eric Gordon

Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

Eric Gordon NBA Advanced Stats
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Season Age Team G Min TS% eFG% AR TOR AST/TO EFF
2008-09 19 78 34.3 59.3 52.9 15.0 11.4 1.3 13.8
2009-10 20 62 36.0 57.1 52.5 14.9 11.6 1.3 13.2
2010-11 21 LAC 56 37.7 56.6 50.6 16.3 10.1 1.6 18.0
2011-12 22 NOP 9 34.4 54.9 48.6 13.9 10.7 1.3 15.7
2012-13 23 NOP 42 30.1 52.3 45.0 14.6 12.5 1.2 11.4
2013-14 24 NOP 64 32.1 54.0 49.8 16.5 10.7 1.6 12.6
2014-15 25 NOP 12 31.0 48.8 46.3 15.2 10.8 1.4 7.9
Rest Of Season Projections 25 NOP 39 33.2 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 rest of season projections for Eric Gordon
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Eric Gordon 2014-15 NBA Game Log
Date Opponent MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TO FGM FGA FTM FTA 3PM 3PA OREB DREB FOULS
Nov 25 SAC                                
Nov 22 at UTA 13 8 0 2 0 0 1 4 7 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
Nov 21 at DEN 30 13 4 3 2 0 0 5 12 0 0 3 5 0 4 2
Nov 18 at SAC 37 17 0 4 1 0 3 7 13 0 0 3 6 0 0 1
Nov 17 at POR 35 11 3 1 1 0 1 4 6 1 2 2 2 0 3 3
Nov 14 MIN 21 11 2 2 1 0 0 4 4 1 1 2 2 0 2 4
Nov 12 LAL 36 7 1 5 0 1 2 2 8 3 3 0 3 0 1 4
Nov 10 at CLE 32 10 3 1 1 0 0 4 11 1 3 1 4 2 1 3
Nov 8 at SAS 38 14 1 3 2 0 0 6 13 0 0 2 6 1 0 3
Nov 4 CHA 28 4 1 2 2 0 2 0 6 4 4 0 3 0 1 3
Nov 3 at MEM 37 11 8 0 2 0 1 4 14 3 4 0 5 2 6 5
Nov 1 DAL 34 0 1 1 0 0 4 0 6 0 0 0 1 0 1 2
Oct 28 ORL 32 8 4 0 2 2 3 3 8 1 3 1 2 0 4 1

A blank stat line is used above whenever a player did not play in the game.

Eric Gordon: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Gordon's torn labrum may not require surgery, although a decision has not yet been made, the Times-Picayune's John Reid reports.

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Gordon is out indefinitely after tearing his labrum Saturday against the Jazz, the team announced.

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Gordon (shoulder) was spotted wearing a sling on his left shoulder Sunday, Fletcher Mackel of WDSU in New Orleans reports.

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Gordon suffered a separated shoulder in Saturday's game against the Jazz and will not return, Pelicans radio announcer Sean Kelley reports.

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Gordon played his best offensive game of the season Tuesday, scoring 17 points and adding four assists against the Kings.

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Gordon did not score (0-6 FG, 0-1 3Pt) in 34 minutes in the loss to Dallas on Saturday.

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Gordon (back) is expected to play in Monday's preseason game against the Wizards, The Times-Picayune reports.

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Gordon (back) participated in Friday's practice, the Times-Picayune's John Reid reports.

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Gordon (back) is doubtful to play Thursday against Oklahoma City, Nakia Hogan of the New Orleans Times-Picayune reports.

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Gordon scored 15 points (4-12 FG, 1-5 3P, 6-6 FT) with two rebounds and two assists in 24 minutes during Wednesday's preseason game against the Wizards.

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Gordon—finally healthy after a myriad of injuries—is willing to play whatever role coach Monty Williams has in mind for him this season, the Times-Picayune reports.

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Gordon is experiencing a normal offseason for the first time since joining New Orleans in 2011, the Pelican's team website reports

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2014-15

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2013-14

Gordon enters 2013-14 coming off surgery on his ankle, but he is expected to be 100 percent by the start of the season. Despite playing in only 42 games and not playing in the second game of back-to-back sets last season, Gordon was the team's leading scorer with 17.0 points per game. Everyone knows Gordon is a talented player, but his issue has been staying healthy. He hasn't played in more than 62 games since his rookie season with the Clippers, when he played 78. He's played fewer than 60 games in each of his last three seasons. When healthy, Gordon will be the starting shooting guard and a threat to pour in 20-plus points on a given night.

2012-13

Gordon did little to shed his injury-prone label in 2011-12, missing all but nine of 66 games. Acquired by the Hornets in the Chris Paul trade last offseason, Gordon was able to provide only a glimpse of how he would fit in with his new team due to only playing in nine games. Gordon tried in vain to exit New Orleans this offseason, signing a max offer sheet with the Suns and essentially pleading with the Hornets not to match the offer. Alas, the Hornets matched the offer sheet, and he’ll return to a suddenly more exciting Hornets squad that includes No. 1 draft pick Anthony Davis. Ryan Anderson, the league’s reigning Most Improved Player, also joined the team in a sign-and-trade deal. Even if not completely healthy last season, Gordon wasn’t far off his career per-game numbers, averaging 20.6 points, 3.4 assists, 2.8 rebounds, and 1.4 steals. Like many of the shooting guards profiled, much of Gordon’s skill set revolves around scoring the basketball, but he could take on more of combo guard type of role if first-rounder Austin Rivers isn’t immediately up to the task at point guard. As a result, Gordon could see his assists climb, especially now that he’s playing alongside the athletic Davis. Gordon will likely come at a discount on draft day given his injury history, but if healthy, he should have ample opportunity to showcase his scoring ability given the dearth of established perimeter scorers on the roster.

2011-12

Gordon has quietly become one of the best shooting guards in fantasy, but he’s struggled to stay healthy the last two seasons, making his prospects for this season somewhat hard to gauge. Gordon’s efficiency as a jump shooter and talent for getting to the charity stripe have made him more consistent on a game-to-game basis, and his strong shooting percentages from the floor and the line are an unusually valuable combo. Now in New Orleans, Gordon should be the team's unquestioned first option on offense and could be among the league leaders in scoring and threes.

2010-11

It's hard to say that Gordon was a fantasy asset last year. In standard, 12x13 leagues, he was south of the league median in terms of overall value. And not only that, but he had almost exactly the same line as in 2008-09, his rookie season. Points (16.9 last year, 16.1 the year before), threes (1.9, 1.7), assist (3.0, 2.8): if the showed improvements, it was likely due to the commensurate increase in minutes (36:00, 34:17) as opposed to anything else. Anyone who took him 50th or so overall, thinking that a 20-year-old with legitimate scoring ability was sure to break out – well, that was a disappointed fantasy owner. Of course, the fact remains: Gordon is still only a 21-year-old, and he still has legitimate scoring ability. As for the likelihood of a serious breakout, that would require probably four or five more shots or a sudden capacity for shot-blocking.

2009-10

Like many other rookies in the NBA, Gordon spent his first few months in the league getting adjusted to the faster pace of the game as well as the increased physicality and talent of his competitors. He was used sparingly as a three-point specialist in November and averaged just 7.8 points in 19 minutes. A trade in late-November saw Cuttino Mobley jettisoned to New York, which vaulted Gordon into the starting lineup and called for him to play big minutes for the first time. Gordon embraced the added responsibility and flourished as the season progressed – he dazzled during the 51-game stretch from January on, averaging 19.8 points, 3.4 assists, 2.7 rebounds, 2.0 treys, 1.0 steal, 0.5 blocks and 2.5 turnovers on 46.1-percent shooting from the field and 86.8-percent from the line. Those numbers put him just outside the top-50 in per-game value. With the Clippers finally rid of Zach Randolph, things are looking up for the team and consequently for Gordon’s outlook this season. The biggest jump in a player’s value is traditionally between his rookie and sophomore seasons, so Gordon could be in store for a big year after finishing in the top-75 last season.

2008-09

The short-to-medium term plan for seventh-overall pick Gordon is to serve as an apprentice under Cuttino Mobley and Ricky Davis until he’s ready to step into the starting backcourt. A 6-4 guard with an outstanding outside shot and the strength to pinball his way through the lane, Gordon was the leading scorer in the Big Ten last season despite playing through a wrist injury and seemed very badly affected by the controversy surrounding coach Kelvin Sampson’s departure. Before the draft, several teams were reportedly considering Gordon as a potential point guard. No danger of that with the Clippers, who have Baron Davis and now Jason Williams to run the show. That will free Gordon to play his more natural off-guard position, which should speed his development.