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Dion Waiters

23-Year-Old    SG    Cleveland Cavaliers

2014-15 NBA Stats

PTS

9.8

REB

1.3

AST

2.2

STL

1.1

BLK

0.2

2014-15 NBA ROS Projections

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2014-15 Fantasy Basketball Outlook

Dion Waiters is entering his third season as a Cavaliers guard. He enjoyed better production in his second season as compared to his rookie year (with the exception of free throw percentage just 69 percent in 2013-14). After being tried as a starter as a rookie, Waiters on...

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HT: 6' 4"   WT: 221 lbs   DOB: 12/1/1991  College: Syracuse   DRAFTED: 1st Rd, #4 Overall in 2012   Show ContractHide Contract

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Dion Waiters Contract Information:

Fourth-year option worth $5.1 million was picked up in October 2015. If he's not extended by the Oct. 31, 2015, deadline, he will become a restricted free agent in the offseason of 2016.

December 15, 2014  –  Dion Waiters News

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Waiters (abdomen) scored seven points (3-10 FG, 1-5 3Pt) to go along with two rebounds, three assists, one steal and one block in 24 minutes Monday against the Hornets.

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Dion Waiters 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
2012-13 20 CLE 61 28.8 14.7 2.4 3.0 1.0 0.3 1.0 41.2 74.6 2.0 0.4 2.1 3.3 31.0 5.5 13.4 2.6 3.5
2013-14 21 CLE 70 29.6 15.9 2.8 3.0 0.9 0.2 1.3 43.3 68.5 2.2 0.5 2.3 3.6 36.8 6.1 14.2 2.3 3.4
2014-15 22 CLE 23 23.0 9.8 1.3 2.2 1.1 0.2 0.7 40.4 77.8 1.2 0.2 1.0 2.5 28.1 4.0 9.8 1.2 1.6
Rest Of Season Projections 23 CLE 52 24.2 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 rest of season projections for Dion Waiters
Preseason Projections 23 CLE 72 30.3 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 projections for Dion Waiters

Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

Dion Waiters 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 4 21.8 11.0 1.5 2.8 0.5 0.3 1.0 40.9 100.0 0.5 0.5 1.0 3.3 30.8 4.5 11.0 1.0 1.0
Last 14 Days 8 23.1 12.3 1.3 2.8 0.6 0.3 1.0 46.1 88.9 0.8 0.3 1.0 3.3 30.8 5.1 11.1 1.0 1.1
Last 30 Days 15 22.0 9.3 1.1 2.3 0.9 0.3 0.6 40.1 89.5 1.1 0.1 1.0 2.7 22.5 3.8 9.5 1.1 1.3
Last 5 Games 5 22.2 12.4 1.4 2.6 0.4 0.2 1.4 46.3 83.3 0.6 0.4 1.0 3.6 38.9 5.0 10.8 1.0 1.2
Last 10 Games 10 21.6 10.3 1.1 2.4 0.5 0.2 0.8 44.2 84.6 0.8 0.2 0.9 2.7 29.6 4.2 9.5 1.1 1.3
Last 20 Games 20 22.0 10.1 1.3 2.4 1.2 0.3 0.7 41.5 78.1 1.0 0.2 1.1 2.6 26.9 4.1 9.8 1.3 1.6

 

Dion Waiters 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
Tomorrow Brooklyn Nets Only available to RotoWire subscribers.
Sunday Memphis Grizzlies Only available to RotoWire subscribers.

 

Dion Waiters – Playing Time & Selected Stats

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#2 Shooting Guard
Also Listed As:  #3 Point Guard

1.  Shawn Marion

2.  Dion Waiters

3.  Mike Miller

4.  James Jones

5.  Matthew Dellavedova

6.  Joe Harris

Cleveland Cavaliers

True Shooting Percentage

46.9%

True Shooting % in 2014-15

In 2014-15, Dion Waiters has a true shooting percentage of 46.9%.

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True shooting percentage is weighted to account for field goals, three-pointers, and free throws – FG, 3Pt, FT – which provides a measure of a player's efficiency in the whole scope of shooting.

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Dion Waiters 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
2012-13 20 CLE 61 36.0 18.3 3.1 3.8 1.2 0.3 1.3 41.2 74.6 2.5 0.5 2.6 4.2 31.0 6.9 16.7 3.3 4.4
2013-14 21 CLE 70 36.0 19.3 3.4 3.6 1.1 0.3 1.6 43.3 68.5 2.7 0.6 2.8 4.3 36.8 7.5 17.3 2.8 4.1
2014-15 22 CLE 23 36.0 15.4 2.0 3.4 1.7 0.3 1.1 40.4 77.8 1.8 0.3 1.6 3.9 28.1 6.2 15.3 1.9 2.4
Rest Of Season Projections 23 CLE 52 36.0 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 rest of season projections for Dion Waiters
Preseason Projections 23 CLE 72 36.0 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 projections for Dion Waiters

Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

Dion Waiters 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
2012-13 20 CLE 61 1756 894 149 183 59 16 63 41.2 74.6 121 22 127 203 31.0 336 815 159 213
2013-14 21 CLE 70 2072 1113 195 209 63 17 92 43.3 68.5 154 32 163 250 36.8 430 993 161 235
2014-15 22 CLE 23 530 226 29 50 25 5 16 40.4 77.8 27 5 24 57 28.1 91 225 28 36
Rest Of Season Projections 23 CLE 52 1260 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 rest of season projections for Dion Waiters
Preseason Projections 23 CLE 72 2182 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 projections for Dion Waiters

Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

Dion Waiters NBA Advanced Stats
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Season Age Team G Min TS% eFG% AR TOR AST/TO EFF
2012-13 20 CLE 61 28.8 49.2 45.1 15.1 10.0 1.5 10.6
2013-14 21 CLE 70 29.6 50.8 47.9 14.3 10.6 1.4 11.5
2014-15 22 CLE 23 23.0 46.9 44.0 15.7 8.5 1.9 7.2
Rest Of Season Projections 23 CLE 52 24.2 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 rest of season projections for Dion Waiters
Preseason Projections 23 CLE 72 30.3 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 projections for Dion Waiters

Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

Dion Waiters 2014-15 NBA Game Log
Date Opponent MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TO FGM FGA FTM FTA 3PM 3PA OREB DREB FOULS
Dec 17 ATL 27 21 3 4 0 0 0 9 18 2 2 1 3 2 1 3
Dec 15 CHA 24 7 2 3 1 1 0 3 10 0 0 1 5 0 2 1
Dec 12 at NOP 10 2 0 0 1 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Dec 11 at OKC 26 14 1 4 0 0 2 5 13 2 2 2 5 0 1 0
Dec 9 TOR 24 18 1 2 0 0 1 7 10 1 2 3 5 0 1 2
Dec 8 at BKN 30 26 1 4 2 1 0 11 21 3 3 1 6 0 1 0
Dec 5 at TOR 24 4 2 4 1 0 0 2 8 0 0 0 2 0 2 3
Dec 4 at NYK 20 6 0 1 0 0 3 3 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Dec 2 MIL 9 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Nov 29 IND 22 5 1 1 0 0 1 1 5 3 4 0 1 0 1 1
Nov 26 WAS 30 15 2 6 3 0 1 6 17 2 2 1 5 0 2 2
Nov 24 ORL 21 8 2 1 1 0 2 3 7 2 2 0 1 0 2 1
Nov 22 TOR 20 6 2 0 0 1 3 3 9 0 0 0 2 0 2 3
Nov 21 at WAS 22 2 0 1 3 1 2 1 7 0 0 0 4 0 0 2
Nov 19 SAS 21 6 0 3 2 1 1 2 7 2 2 0 1 0 0 3
Nov 17 DEN 28 20 2 1 2 0 1 9 16 0 0 2 6 0 2 2
Nov 15 ATL 27 9 1 8 4 0 1 4 11 0 0 1 2 1 0 0
Nov 14 at BOS 17 10 3 1 1 0 1 4 8 1 2 1 1 0 3 2
Nov 10 NOP                                
Nov 7 at DEN 24 17 2 1 2 0 0 6 14 4 6 1 3 0 2 0
Nov 5 at UTA 13 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 4 3 5 0 0 0 0 3
Nov 4 at POR 28 6 0 0 1 0 3 3 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 4
Oct 31 at CHI 26 9 3 1 0 0 1 3 10 3 4 0 0 1 2 2
Oct 30 NYK 38 10 1 2 1 0 3 4 9 0 0 2 5 1 0 3

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Dion Waiters: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Waiters (abdomen) received good news as all testing came back normal and he will travel back to Cleveland on Saturday.

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Waiters (abdominal pain) will spend Friday night in New Orleans for further testing at a hospital, Ethan Skolnick of Turner Sports reports.

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Waiters has been ruled out for the remainder of Friday's game due to abdominal pain, Ethan Skolnick of Turner Sports reports.

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Waiters scored 26 points (11-21 FG, 1-6 3Pt, 3-3 FT) to go along with one rebound, four assists, two steals and one block in 30 minutes Monday against the Nets.

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Waiters was held to five points (1-5 FG, 0-1 3Pt, 3-4 FT) in 22 minutes in the win over the Pacers on Saturday.

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Waiters (back) had 10 points (4-8 FG, 1-1 3Pt, 1-2 FT) with three rebounds in 17 minutes in the win over Boston on Friday.

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Waiters (back) says he will play in Friday's game, the Cleveland Plain Dealer's Chris Haynes reports.

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Waiters (back) returned to practice Thursday and is probable for Friday's game against the Celtics, Chris Haynes of Comcast reports.

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Waiters (back) did not practice Wednesday, Chris Haynes of Comcast reports.

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Waiters (back) will not play Monday against the Pelicans, bob Finnan of the Cleveland Plain Dealer reports.

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Waiters (back) will come off the bench if he plays in Monday's game against the Pelicans, and will play off the bench moving forward either way, according to the The News-Herald.

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Waiters suffered a lower back contusion from a fall Friday against the Nuggets and is questionable to play Monday, Chris Haynes of the Cleveland Plain Dealer reports.

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2014-15

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2013-14

It should help Waiters' development to play just one position. After getting a trial as a combo guard as a rookie, Waiters will be limited to duty at shooting guard in his second year. The former-Syracuse player averaged 14.7 points but made just 41 percent of his field goals and 31 percent of his three-pointers. While he'll continue to start, his minutes may be limited by Jack's presence, but Waiters could contribute similar numbers if his shooting efficiency can improve.

2012-13

Despite less than stellar college numbers and rumblings about his attitude at Syracuse, Waiters saw his stock rocket in the offseason, and he ended up as the first surprise pick in the draft when he went fourth. He is expected to be able to get a ton of buckets, and there have been comparisons to Tyreke Evans, who you may recall had a nice rookie season of his own. Even better for Waiters, nobody is likely to mischaracterize him as a point guard, and the Cavs already have Irving. Waiters could be the second leading scorer for Cleveland this season as a rookie, and perhaps even first if things break right for him.