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2014-15 NBA Stats

PTS

10.4

REB

4.2

AST

2.0

STL

1.0

BLK

0.2

2014-15 NBA ROS Projections

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2014-15 Fantasy Basketball Outlook

Jason Richardson is entering his 13th season in the NBA and his second season with the 76ers. He sat out the 2013-14 season after surgery on his left knee. During the 2012-13 season, he averaged 10.5 points, 3.8 rebounds, 1.5 assists, 1.2 steals, 0.5 blocks, and 1.7 three-po...

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STATUS:  Out    INJURY:  Knee    EST. RETURN:  3/4/2015
HT: 6' 6"   WT: 215 lbs   DOB: 1/20/1981  College: Michigan St.
DRAFTED: 1st Rd, #5 Overall in 2001   Show ContractHide Contract

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Jason Richardson Contract Information:

Agreed to four-year, $25 million deal with Magic in December 2011.

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Jason Richardson 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
2004-05 23 72 37.8 21.7 5.9 3.9 1.5 0.4 1.7 44.6 69.3 2.3 1.7 4.2 5.1 33.8 8.5 19.0 3.0 4.3
2005-06 24 75 38.4 23.2 5.8 3.1 1.3 0.5 2.4 44.6 67.3 2.2 1.4 4.4 6.4 38.4 8.5 19.2 3.7 5.5
2006-07 25 51 32.8 16.0 5.1 3.4 1.1 0.6 2.2 41.7 65.7 1.6 1.4 3.7 5.9 36.7 6.0 14.4 1.8 2.7
2007-08 26 82 38.4 21.8 5.4 3.1 1.4 0.7 3.0 44.1 75.2 2.0 1.0 4.4 7.3 40.6 7.9 17.9 3.0 4.0
2008-09 27 72 33.5 16.8 4.4 2.0 1.1 0.4 1.8 47.7 76.9 1.3 1.1 3.4 4.5 39.7 6.5 13.5 2.1 2.8
2009-10 28 79 31.5 15.7 5.1 1.8 0.8 0.4 2.0 47.4 73.9 1.2 1.0 4.1 5.1 39.3 6.0 12.6 1.7 2.3
2010-11 29 ORL 55 34.9 13.9 4.0 2.0 1.2 0.2 2.3 43.3 70.1 1.2 0.6 3.4 6.0 38.4 5.3 12.1 1.1 1.6
2010-11 29 PHO 25 31.8 19.3 4.4 1.4 1.1 0.1 2.5 47.0 76.4 1.2 1.3 3.1 5.9 41.9 7.3 15.6 2.2 2.9
2010-11 29 ORL/PHO 80 33.9 15.6 4.1 1.8 1.2 0.2 2.4 44.7 73.0 1.2 0.8 3.3 6.0 39.5 5.9 13.2 1.5 2.0
2011-12 30 ORL 54 29.5 11.6 3.6 2.0 1.0 0.4 1.9 40.8 59.4 1.1 0.7 2.9 5.1 36.8 4.5 11.0 0.8 1.3
2012-13 31 PHI 33 28.4 10.5 3.8 1.5 1.2 0.5 1.7 40.2 60.6 0.8 0.6 3.3 5.1 34.1 4.1 10.2 0.6 1.0
2014-15 33 PHI 5 23.8 10.4 4.2 2.0 1.0 0.2 2.2 41.7 50.0 1.4 0.4 3.8 5.4 40.7 4.0 9.6 0.2 0.4
Rest Of Season Projections 34 PHI 12 19.0 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 rest of season projections for Jason Richardson
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Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

Jason Richardson 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 3 25.7 12.7 3.0 2.3 1.0 0.0 3.0 43.8 50.0 0.7 0.0 3.0 6.7 45.0 4.7 10.7 0.3 0.7
Last 14 Days 5 23.8 10.4 4.2 2.0 1.0 0.2 2.2 41.7 50.0 1.4 0.4 3.8 5.4 40.7 4.0 9.6 0.2 0.4
Last 30 Days 5 23.8 10.4 4.2 2.0 1.0 0.2 2.2 41.7 50.0 1.4 0.4 3.8 5.4 40.7 4.0 9.6 0.2 0.4
Last 5 Games 5 23.8 10.4 4.2 2.0 1.0 0.2 2.2 41.7 50.0 1.4 0.4 3.8 5.4 40.7 4.0 9.6 0.2 0.4

 

Jason Richardson Projections For Upcoming Games – Next 3 Days
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Wednesday at Oklahoma City Thunder Only available to RotoWire subscribers.

 

Jason Richardson – Playing Time & Selected Stats

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#5 Shooting Guard

XRobert Covington

1.  Jakarr Sampson

2.  Hollis Thompson

XTony Wroten

XJason Richardson

Philadelphia 76ers

True Shooting Percentage

53.2%

True Shooting % in 2014-15

In 2014-15, Jason Richardson has a true shooting percentage of 53.2%.

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Jason Richardson 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
2004-05 23 72 36.0 20.6 5.6 3.7 1.4 0.4 1.7 44.6 69.3 2.2 1.7 4.0 4.9 33.8 8.1 18.1 2.8 4.1
2005-06 24 75 36.0 21.8 5.5 2.9 1.2 0.5 2.3 44.6 67.3 2.1 1.3 4.2 6.0 38.4 8.0 18.0 3.5 5.1
2006-07 25 51 36.0 17.5 5.6 3.7 1.2 0.7 2.4 41.7 65.7 1.8 1.5 4.0 6.4 36.7 6.6 15.8 2.0 3.0
2007-08 26 82 36.0 20.4 5.0 2.9 1.3 0.7 2.8 44.1 75.2 1.9 0.9 4.1 6.8 40.6 7.4 16.8 2.8 3.8
2008-09 27 72 36.0 18.1 4.8 2.2 1.1 0.4 1.9 47.7 76.9 1.4 1.2 3.6 4.9 39.7 6.9 14.5 2.3 3.0
2009-10 28 79 36.0 17.9 5.8 2.1 1.0 0.5 2.3 47.4 73.9 1.3 1.2 4.7 5.8 39.3 6.8 14.4 2.0 2.7
2010-11 29 ORL 55 36.0 14.4 4.1 2.1 1.2 0.2 2.4 43.3 70.1 1.2 0.6 3.5 6.2 38.4 5.4 12.5 1.1 1.6
2010-11 29 PHO 25 36.0 21.8 5.0 1.6 1.2 0.1 2.8 47.0 76.4 1.4 1.5 3.5 6.7 41.9 8.3 17.6 2.5 3.3
2010-11 29 ORL/PHO 80 36.0 16.6 4.4 1.9 1.2 0.2 2.5 44.7 73.0 1.3 0.9 3.5 6.4 39.5 6.3 14.0 1.5 2.1
2011-12 30 ORL 54 36.0 14.2 4.4 2.4 1.2 0.5 2.3 40.8 59.4 1.4 0.8 3.6 6.3 36.8 5.5 13.5 0.9 1.6
2012-13 31 PHI 33 36.0 13.3 4.9 2.0 1.5 0.6 2.2 40.2 60.6 1.0 0.7 4.2 6.4 34.1 5.2 12.9 0.8 1.3
2014-15 33 PHI 5 36.0 15.7 6.4 3.0 1.5 0.3 3.3 41.7 50.0 2.1 0.6 5.7 8.2 40.7 6.1 14.5 0.3 0.6
Rest Of Season Projections 34 PHI 12 36.0 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 rest of season projections for Jason Richardson
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Jason Richardson 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
2004-05 23 72 2724 1559 424 281 105 32 125 44.6 69.3 169 125 299 370 33.8 610 1368 214 309
2005-06 24 75 2877 1741 438 232 97 37 183 44.6 67.3 167 105 333 477 38.4 641 1438 276 410
2006-07 25 51 1675 814 259 172 54 32 110 41.7 65.7 82 72 187 300 36.7 306 734 92 140
2007-08 26 82 3149 1788 441 258 116 57 243 44.1 75.2 166 80 361 599 40.6 648 1468 249 331
2008-09 27 72 2410 1212 319 146 76 28 129 47.7 76.9 95 77 242 325 39.7 465 974 153 199
2009-10 28 79 2488 1239 404 143 66 33 157 47.4 73.9 92 81 323 400 39.3 473 998 136 184
2010-11 29 ORL 55 1919 766 220 111 66 10 127 43.3 70.1 65 34 186 331 38.4 289 667 61 87
2010-11 29 PHO 25 796 483 111 36 27 3 62 47.0 76.4 30 33 78 148 41.9 183 389 55 72
2010-11 29 ORL/PHO 80 2715 1249 331 147 93 13 189 44.7 73.0 95 67 264 479 39.5 472 1056 116 159
2011-12 30 ORL 54 1591 629 194 107 53 22 102 40.8 59.4 60 36 158 277 36.8 243 596 41 69
2012-13 31 PHI 33 936 347 127 51 40 15 57 40.2 60.6 26 19 108 167 34.1 135 336 20 33
2014-15 33 PHI 5 119 52 21 10 5 1 11 41.7 50.0 7 2 19 27 40.7 20 48 1 2
Rest Of Season Projections 34 PHI 12 229 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 rest of season projections for Jason Richardson
Preseason Projections 34 PHI 28 353 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 projections for Jason Richardson

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Jason Richardson NBA Advanced Stats
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Season Age Team G Min TS% eFG% AR TOR AST/TO EFF
2004-05 23 72 37.8 51.8 49.2 14.4 8.6 1.7 19.2
2005-06 24 75 38.4 53.8 50.9 11.5 8.3 1.4 19.3
2006-07 25 51 32.8 51.2 49.2 16.4 7.8 2.1 15.2
2007-08 26 82 38.4 55.4 52.4 12.7 8.1 1.6 19.4
2008-09 27 72 33.5 57.1 54.4 11.2 7.3 1.5 15.7
2009-10 28 79 31.5 57.4 55.3 10.9 7.0 1.6 15.4
2010-11 29 ORL 55 34.9 54.3 52.8 12.6 7.4 1.7 12.8
2010-11 29 PHO 25 31.8 57.4 55.0 7.4 6.2 1.2 16.3
2010-11 29 ORL/PHO 80 33.9 55.5 53.6 10.7 6.9 1.5 13.9
2011-12 30 ORL 54 29.5 50.2 49.3 13.5 7.6 1.8 10.4
2012-13 31 PHI 33 28.4 49.5 48.7 11.9 6.1 2.0 10.3
2014-15 33 PHI 5 23.8 53.2 53.1 15.2 10.6 1.4 10.6
Rest Of Season Projections 34 PHI 12 19.0 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 rest of season projections for Jason Richardson
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Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

Jason Richardson 2014-15 NBA Game Log
Date Opponent MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TO FGM FGA FTM FTA 3PM 3PA OREB DREB FOULS
Mar 1 at IND 26 10 3 0 2 0 1 4 12 1 2 1 5 0 3 2
Feb 27 WAS 26 12 2 5 0 0 1 4 9 0 0 4 7 0 2 3
Feb 25 at MIL 25 16 4 2 1 0 0 6 11 0 0 4 8 0 4 3
Feb 23 at MIA                                
Feb 22 at ORL 24 7 5 1 0 0 2 3 9 0 0 1 5 2 3 3
Feb 20 IND 18 7 7 2 2 1 3 3 7 0 0 1 2 0 7 0
Feb 9 GSW                                
Feb 7 CHA                                
Feb 6 at BOS                                
Feb 3 DEN                                
Feb 2 at CLE                                
Jan 31 at ATL                                
Jan 30 MIN                                
Jan 28 DET                                
Jan 26 at NOP                                
Jan 24 at MEM                                
Jan 23 TOR                                
Jan 21 NYK                                
Jan 19 at WAS                                
Jan 17 at DET                                
Jan 16 NOP                                
Jan 14 at TOR                                
Jan 13 ATL                                
Jan 10 IND                                
Jan 9 at BKN                                
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Jan 7 MIL                                
Jan 5 CLE                                
Jan 3 at LAC                                
Jan 2 at PHO                                
Dec 30 at GSW                                
Dec 27 at UTA                                
Dec 26 at POR                                
Dec 23 at MIA                                
Dec 21 at ORL                                
Dec 19 CHA                                
Dec 15 BOS                                
Dec 13 MEM                                
Dec 12 at BKN                                
Dec 10 at ATL                                
Dec 6 at DET                                
Dec 5 OKC                                
Dec 3 at MIN                                
Dec 1 SAS                                
Nov 29 DAL                                
Nov 26 BKN                                
Nov 24 POR                                
Nov 22 at NYK                                
Nov 21 PHO                                
Nov 19 BOS                                
Nov 17 at SAS                                
Nov 14 at HOU                                
Nov 13 at DAL                                
Nov 9 at TOR                                
Nov 7 CHI                                
Nov 5 ORL                                
Nov 3 HOU                                
Nov 1 MIA                                
Oct 31 at MIL                                
Oct 29 at IND                                

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Jason Richardson: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Richardson (knee) scored 16 points (6-11 FG, 4-8 3Pt) with four rebounds, two assists and a steal in 25 minutes during Wednesday's loss to the Bucks.

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Richardson (knee) started Wednesday's game against the Bucks.

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Richardson (knee) will not play Monday against the Heat, Dei Lynam of CSN reports.

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Richardson (foot) started Friday, his first appearance in a game in over two years. He scored seven points (3-7 FG, 1-2 3Pt) and added seven rebounds, two assists, two steals, and a block in 18 minutes against the Pacers.

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Richardson (foot) will start at shooting guard in Friday's game against the Pacers, the Philadelphia Inquirer reports.

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Richardson (foot) is questionable for Friday's game against the Pacers, Max Rappaport of Sixers.com reports.

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Richardson (foot) took part in practice Thursday, Tom Moore of Calkins Media reports.

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Richardson (foot) participated in 5-on-5 drills at Wednesday's practice, Tom Moore of Calkins Media reports. "It feels great to be playing 5-on-5 with your teammates," Richardson said. "It's been a long time coming."

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Richardson (foot) is now shooting to return from his injury on Feb. 20, the Bucks County Courier Times' Tom Moore reports.

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Richardson (foot) is hoping to make a comeback before the All-Star break, the Bucks County Courier Times reports.

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Richardson (foot) is aiming to return to the court at some point in January, Yahoo! Sports reports.

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Richardson has a stress fracture in his right foot, the Bucks County Courier Times' Tom Moore reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2014-15

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2013-14

Richardson underwent knee surgery in February, and will likely miss the entire 2013-14 season. Despite this, he is under contract for one more year, and will remain on the roster unless he is bought out or traded.

2012-13

After spending the first six years of his career with the Warriors, Richardson joins his fourth franchise in the last five years. The 31-year-old Michigan State alum is coming off his least productive season. He averaged just 11.6 points and 1.9 threes with the Magic. His minutes are unlikely to bump back into the 30s, so fantasy owners should go into the season with reduced expectations.

2011-12

Richardson was traded to the Magic in December as part of the deal that sent Marcin Gortat and Vince Carter to the Suns. Although his minutes rose in Orlando, Richardson’s shot opportunities dipped considerably as the Magic’s primary strategy is to throw the ball into Dwight Howard and then kick it back out to any open perimeter shooter. That’s Richardson’s role with the Magic – a three-point shooter who will occasionally attack the basket when his defender over commits on the outside. Through 55 games with the Magic, Richardson averaged 13.9 points, 4.0 rebounds, 2.0 assists, 2.3 three-pointers, 1.2 steals and 1.2 turnovers. Although he’s never been a huge thief on defense, it’s worth noting the potential of Richardson to collect more steals this season. After the All-Star break last season, he averaged 1.7 steals per game. Unfortunately, he was also inconsistent at the free-throw line last season, where he shot just 48 percent after the All-Star break.

2010-11

Richardson represents an interesting case entering the 2009-10 season. Though it would be unwise to say that his first full year in Phoenix was a disappointment, it certainly represented for Richardson a change in roles. Consider: last year, Richardson averaged 15.7 points and 31.5 minutes per game. The former was the lowest for Richardson since the 15.6 he averaged in his 2002-03 season with the Warriors (only his second season in the NBA). As for the latter? Well, actually, it was the fewest minutes that Richardson has ever averaged on a per-game basis. Field goal and free throw attempts (12.6 and 2.3, respectively) were also at an all-time low for the former Michigan State standout. On the other hand, as happens to talented players who adopt smaller roles, Richardson's efficiency generally approved. After having never before posted a shooting percentage north of 45 percent, that's exactly what he's done in Phoenix, shooting 48.8 for 58 games in 2008-09 after coming over from Charlotte and, last season, shooting 47.4 with Phoenix. Also, during his time in Phoenix, Richardson has scored 13.4 points for every turnover – a rate that few NBA players can boast. On top of all this, what bears noting is Richardson's excellence in the playoffs, where, through 16 games, he averaged 19.8 points, 33.8 minutes, 13.9 shots, and a spectacular 3.0 three pointers per game, while shooting 50.2 percent. The question is whether that playoff run represents an increased role for Richardson, or if it's just the anomalous product of Phoenix's playoff push. The safe bet is on the former.

2009-10

Coach Alvin Gentry will look for Richardson to pick up much of the slack left behind after the Suns dealt a rejuvenated Shaquille O’Neal away to the Cavaliers for the expiring contract of Ben Wallace. Richardson will have one of the best distributors in the game at his side in Steve Nash along with a workable nucleus of Amar'e Stoudemire, Leandro Barbosa and Earl Clark. Keep in mind Richardson is only 28 years old and still has a lot of run-'n'-gun left in him, evidenced by his across-the-board improvement during the second half of last season. During that final 30-game stretch when Gentry took over and reverted the team’s offensive style back to former head coach Mike D’Antoni’s “seven seconds or less” philosophy, Richardson put up top-35 numbers. The fact that most of that was done with Shaq under center instead of Amar’e shows how much upside Richardson has to put up big numbers this season.

2008-09

Richardson had a career-year in his first season in Charlotte, approaching or setting new personal bests in points (21.8 ppg), both shooting percentages (44.1% FG, 75.2% FT), blocks (.6 bpg) and steals (.7 spg). Richardson was the unquestioned number one option on offense last season, and presumably he should maintain that status this season in the new offense implemented by coach Larry Brown. There’s enough supporting talent in Emeka Okafor, Gerald Wallace and Ray Felton to keep defenses honest and not allow them to key on Richardson. Richardson’s size and athleticism allow him to be a strong rebounder for a guard, and he’s improved his long-range shot so much that he led the NBA in threes made with 243. In recent years coach Brown has built offenses around perimeter scorers such as Allen Iverson, Rip Hamilton and Chauncey Billups, which bodes well for Richardson’s offensive output this season.

2007-08

What a difference a year makes. Last season was a lost year for Richardson, as a combination of injuries and the emergence of Monta Ellis pushed him into an unfamiliar bench role and four-year lows in scoring and field-goal percentage. J-Rich should be primed for a major bounce-back year, as the primary scoring option on a raw but talented Bobcat squad – a new career-high in scoring shouldn’t surprise anyone. In the past Richardson has also used his superior athleticism and size to grab more than his share of boards – it’ll be interesting to see if that continues when he’s sharing the floor with elite rebounders like Gerald Wallace and Emeka Okafor.

2006-07

Richardson continued his ascent up the fantasy lists last season, setting new career-highs in scoring (23.2 ppg), three-pointers made (2.4 threes per game, fourth in NBA), and field goal percentage (44.6%). Combined with solid peripheral numbers (5.8 rpg, 3.1 apg, 1.3 spg, .5 bpg), Richardson’s scoring and long-range shooting have him right on the edge of the fantasy elite. At only 25 years old, the athletic ability that made the 6-6 high flyer a multiple-time slam-dunk champion should just be approaching its peak, suggesting that Richardson still has room to grow. And if he improves on his free throw shooting (67%), his only roto Achilles’ heel, Richardson could soon find himself among the leading scorers in the NBA.

2005-06

Richardson had the best season of his career in ’04-’05, establishing new highs in points (21.7), assists (3.9), 3-pointers made (1.7), steals (1.5) and field goal percentage (44.6%). So Richardson is a young superstar on the way up, right? Well, not so fast. The ultra athletic two-time slam-dunk champion was the focal point of the offense for the majority of last season, but he shifted to a secondary role once the Warriors traded for Baron Davis. After averaging 24.7 ppg from December through February, once Davis came on board Richardson’s scoring dipped to 19.5 ppg in March and April. In fact, all of his numbers dropped across the board once Davis took over. There is good news, though. First of all, an offseason of working together could lead to better chemistry and thus better numbers for Richardson. Secondly, Davis’ injury-prone past suggests that Richardson will spend a good portion of next season as the number one option again, with all of the stats that come with that.

2004-05

One of the most athletically gifted players in the league, Richardson has the ability to excel at almost any facet of the game on any given night - from his astounding rebounding ability from the guard position to his hot streaks from behind the arc. In his first few seasons in the NBA, however, Richardson has failed to put it all together with any consistency. But now that he has a couple seasons under his belt, Richardson should be ready to take the next step towards fantasy elite status this season. He doesn’t play a lot of defense, so there’s a chance he could lose minutes because of that. Still, he’s their number one option on offense and could be playing for big dollars in the summer if the team doesn’t extend his rookie contract. Expect an increase in points, threes, and steals and expect to grab him in either the fifth or sixth round of your league draft.

2003-04

Richardson, the Warriors' starting two guard, became the team's scoring leader last year as Troy Murphy missed much of the season with a foot injury. He led the team in shots per game (16.5 FGA) and is expected to provide much of their scoring this year despite a career 42.5% field goal percentage. He's an excellent rebounder from the guard spot, but doesnn't hit the 3 (28.2% in 2003-04). As of this time, his contract has not been extended and the team may take their chances with him next summer as a restricted free agent. Especially if Mickael Pietrus shows improvement.