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Drew Gooden

35-Year-Old    C,PF    Free Agent

2015-16 NBA Stats

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2.7

REB

2.8

AST

0.4

STL

0.3

BLK

0.4

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2016-17 Fantasy Basketball Outlook

There was no outlook written for Drew Gooden in 2016-17. Check out the latest news below for more on his current fantasy value.

HT: 6' 10"   WT: 250 lbs   DOB: 9/24/1981  College: Kansas   DRAFTED: 1st Rd, #4 Overall in 2002   Show ContractHide Contract

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Drew Gooden Contract Information:

Signed a two-year, $6.84 million contract with the Wizards in July of 2015. Wizards declined $3.54 million team option for the 2016-17 season, making him an unrestricted free agent in July of 2016.

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The Wizards chose not to pick up Gooden's $3.54 million team option for the 2016-17 season, making him an unrestricted free agent, Marc Stein of ESPN.com reports.

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Drew Gooden 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 22 82 30.8 14.4 9.2 1.6 0.9 0.9 0.1 49.2 81.0 1.6 2.5 6.7 0.3 17.9 5.7 11.5 3.1 3.8
2005-06 23 79 27.5 10.7 8.4 0.7 0.7 0.6 0.0 51.2 68.2 1.3 3.0 5.4 0.0 33.3 4.2 8.3 2.2 3.3
2006-07 24 80 28.0 11.1 8.5 1.1 0.9 0.4 0.0 47.3 71.4 1.4 3.3 5.2 0.1 16.7 4.6 9.8 1.8 2.5
2007-08 25 69 30.8 12.0 8.6 1.2 0.7 0.8 0.0 44.9 75.3 1.8 2.5 6.0 0.1 0.0 4.8 10.7 2.3 3.1
2008-09 26 51 24.8 11.9 7.1 0.9 0.6 0.4 0.0 46.8 84.0 1.5 2.2 4.9 0.1 0.0 4.6 9.9 2.6 3.1
2009-10 27 70 25.1 10.9 7.7 0.7 0.6 0.8 0.0 47.8 86.1 1.5 3.0 4.8 0.1 12.5 4.1 8.6 2.7 3.1
2010-11 28 MIL 35 24.6 11.3 6.8 1.3 0.6 0.5 0.1 43.1 79.4 1.3 2.1 4.7 0.6 15.0 4.5 10.3 2.3 2.9
2011-12 29 MIL 56 26.2 13.7 6.5 2.6 0.8 0.6 0.3 43.7 84.6 1.9 2.3 4.2 1.0 29.1 5.1 11.7 3.1 3.7
2012-13 30 MIL 16 9.4 3.3 1.9 0.4 0.3 0.4 0.1 32.8 68.8 0.6 0.8 1.1 0.3 20.0 1.3 3.8 0.7 1.0
2013-14 31 WAS 22 18.0 8.3 5.2 0.7 0.5 0.3 0.3 53.1 88.9 0.8 1.7 3.5 0.8 41.2 3.5 6.5 1.1 1.2
2014-15 32 WAS 51 16.9 5.4 4.4 1.0 0.4 0.2 0.5 39.9 77.3 0.5 1.4 3.0 1.2 39.0 2.2 5.4 0.7 0.9
2015-16 33 WAS 30 10.2 2.7 2.8 0.4 0.3 0.4 0.2 32.0 64.3 0.4 0.9 1.9 1.4 17.1 1.1 3.4 0.3 0.5

Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

2015-16 NBA Game Log   Drew Gooden
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True Shooting Percentage

37.6%

True Shooting % in 2015-16

In 2015-16, Drew Gooden had a true shooting percentage of 37.6%.

Projected True Shooting % in 2016-17

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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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Drew Gooden 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 22 82 36.0 16.9 10.7 1.9 1.1 1.1 0.1 49.2 81.0 1.9 3.0 7.8 0.4 17.9 6.6 13.5 3.6 4.4
2005-06 23 79 36.0 14.0 11.0 0.9 0.9 0.8 0.0 51.2 68.2 1.8 3.9 7.1 0.0 33.3 5.5 10.8 2.9 4.3
2006-07 24 80 36.0 14.2 11.0 1.4 1.1 0.5 0.0 47.3 71.4 1.8 4.2 6.7 0.1 16.7 6.0 12.6 2.3 3.2
2007-08 25 69 36.0 14.0 10.0 1.4 0.8 0.9 0.0 44.9 75.3 2.1 3.0 7.0 0.1 0.0 5.6 12.6 2.7 3.6
2008-09 26 51 36.0 17.2 10.3 1.4 0.9 0.5 0.0 46.8 84.0 2.2 3.2 7.1 0.1 0.0 6.8 14.4 3.7 4.4
2009-10 27 70 36.0 15.6 11.1 1.0 0.8 1.2 0.0 47.8 86.1 2.2 4.2 6.9 0.2 12.5 5.9 12.3 3.8 4.4
2010-11 28 MIL 35 36.0 16.6 10.0 2.0 0.9 0.8 0.1 43.1 79.4 1.9 3.1 6.9 0.8 15.0 6.5 15.2 3.4 4.3
2011-12 29 MIL 56 36.0 18.8 8.9 3.5 1.1 0.8 0.4 43.7 84.6 2.7 3.2 5.7 1.3 29.1 7.0 16.1 4.3 5.1
2012-13 30 MIL 16 36.0 12.4 7.4 1.4 1.2 1.4 0.2 32.8 68.8 2.1 3.1 4.3 1.2 20.0 4.8 14.5 2.6 3.8
2013-14 31 WAS 22 36.0 16.7 10.4 1.4 0.9 0.6 0.6 53.1 88.9 1.5 3.4 7.0 1.5 41.2 6.9 13.0 2.2 2.5
2014-15 32 WAS 51 36.0 11.5 9.3 2.0 0.9 0.4 1.0 39.9 77.3 1.2 3.0 6.3 2.5 39.0 4.6 11.5 1.4 1.8
2015-16 33 WAS 30 36.0 9.7 10.0 1.5 0.9 1.3 0.8 32.0 64.3 1.5 3.3 6.7 4.8 17.1 3.9 12.2 1.1 1.7

Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

Drew Gooden 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 22 82 2523 1184 753 130 77 76 5 49.2 81.0 133 207 546 28 17.9 464 943 251 310
2005-06 23 79 2174 845 665 56 52 49 1 51.2 68.2 106 237 428 3 33.3 334 652 176 258
2006-07 24 80 2238 885 681 88 70 28 1 47.3 71.4 115 263 418 6 16.7 371 784 142 199
2007-08 25 69 2122 826 590 81 48 53 0 44.9 75.3 122 175 415 6 0.0 332 740 162 215
2008-09 26 51 1264 605 362 48 30 18 0 46.8 84.0 76 113 249 4 0.0 237 506 131 156
2009-10 27 70 1756 763 542 47 41 58 1 47.8 86.1 108 207 335 8 12.5 288 602 186 216
2010-11 28 MIL 35 860 396 238 47 21 18 3 43.1 79.4 46 73 165 20 15.0 156 362 81 102
2011-12 29 MIL 56 1469 766 363 144 46 34 16 43.7 84.6 109 130 233 55 29.1 287 657 176 208
2012-13 30 MIL 16 151 52 31 6 5 6 1 32.8 68.8 9 13 18 5 20.0 20 61 11 16
2013-14 31 WAS 22 395 183 114 15 10 7 7 53.1 88.9 17 37 77 17 41.2 76 143 24 27
2014-15 32 WAS 51 864 277 223 49 21 9 23 39.9 77.3 28 72 151 59 39.0 110 276 34 44
2015-16 33 WAS 30 305 82 85 13 8 11 7 32.0 64.3 13 28 57 41 17.1 33 103 9 14

Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

Drew Gooden NBA Advanced Stats
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Season Age Team G Min TS% eFG% AR TOR AST/TO EFF
2004-05 22 82 30.8 54.8 49.5 9.7 9.9 1.0 18.9
2005-06 23 79 27.5 55.2 51.3 6.0 11.4 0.5 14.7
2006-07 24 80 28.0 50.8 47.4 8.2 10.7 0.8 14.6
2007-08 25 69 30.8 49.5 44.9 7.8 11.8 0.7 14.7
2008-09 26 51 24.8 52.6 46.8 6.9 10.9 0.6 13.6
2009-10 27 70 25.1 54.7 47.9 5.5 12.7 0.4 14.3
2010-11 28 MIL 35 24.6 48.7 43.5 9.4 9.2 1.0 12.8
2011-12 29 MIL 56 26.2 51.2 44.9 14.4 10.9 1.3 15.0
2012-13 30 MIL 16 9.4 38.2 33.6 7.2 10.8 0.7 2.8
2013-14 31 WAS 22 18.0 59.1 55.6 8.0 9.1 0.9 11.0
2014-15 32 WAS 51 16.9 46.9 44.0 13.2 7.5 1.8 7.4
2015-16 33 WAS 30 10.2 37.6 35.4 9.6 9.6 1.0 3.7

Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

Drew Gooden: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Gooden finished the 2015-16 season with averages of 2.7 points and 2.8 rebounds across 10.2 minutes per game in 30 appearances.

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Gooden scored one point (1-2 FT) and grabbed a steal in two minutes during Wednesday's 109-98 win over the Hawks.

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Gooden (coach's decision) didn't play in Monday's 124-81 win over the Pistons.

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Gooden (illness) ended up playing two minutes in Thursday's loss to the Bucks. He totaled no points (0-1 FG, 0-1 3Pt) and one foul.

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Gooden is dealing with an illness and is considered questionable for Thursday's game against the Bucks, Jorge Castillo of The Washington Post reports.

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Gooden (calf) has been cleared to play in Monday's game against the Celtics, J. Michael of CSN Mid-Atlantic reports.

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Gooden (calf) has been ruled out for Wednesday's game against the Heat, J. Michael of CSN Mid-Atlantic reports.

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Gooden (calf) wasn't able to practice Tuesday, J. Michael of CSN Mid-Atlantic reports.

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Golden (calf) has been ruled out for Monday's game against the Trail Blazers.

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Gooden won't play Saturday versus the Celtics due to a right calf issue, J. Michael of CSN Mid-Atlantic reports.

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Gooden recorded 10 points (4-10 FG, 0-4 3Pt, 2-2 FT), 12 rebounds, three assists, and one block in 27 minutes during the Wizards' 114-100 win over the Bulls on Monday.

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Gooden (calf) scored three points and grabbed three rebounds in 10 minutes off the bench during Friday's loss to the Raptors.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2016-17

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2015-16

There aren't many players remaining from the 2002 NBA Draft. Drew Gooden is one of a handful who has held onto their reserve role to have a longer career. Mike Dunleavey, Amar'e Stoudemire, and Caron Butler are among the other members of that draft to survive. The 6-10 power forward is the definition of an NBA vagabond. He has not remained at any one destination for longer than four seasons and has now played for 10 different teams. Gooden is entering his third season with the Wizards and has found a comfortable bench role with the team. He played 17 minutes in 51 games (seven starts) and averaged 5.4 points, 4.4 rebounds, 1.0 assist, 0.4 steals, and 0.2 blocks. Gooden has developed a three-point shot in his late career and hit 39 percent of his long range shots for 0.5 treys per game last season. In the playoffs, Gooden stayed in the rotation and provided 6.8 points, 1.2 three-pointers, and 5.5 rebounds as the team advanced to the conference semifinals. In the new season, Gooden should remain in the mix for power forward minutes with Nene Hilario and Kris Humphries.

2014-15

Out of the league for much of last season after being amnestied by the Milwaukee Bucks, Gooden signed a 10-day contract with the Wizards in February, and then emerged as a key part of the team's frontcourt rotation. He first got significant run in March and early April while Nene Hilario was hurt, only to fall out of favor once Nene returned at the end of the regular season. Gooden finished the season with averages of 8.3 points, 5.2 rebounds, 0.7 assists, 0.5 steals, and 0.3 blocks in 18 minutes per game, while shooting 53 percent from the field and 89 percent from the line. He then had an interesting playoffs, as 26 of his 36 minutes in a first-round series against the Bulls came in one game, the contest for which Nene was suspended. However, even with Nene able to play, Gooden logged at least 14 minutes in each of the six games during a second-round series against Indiana, averaging 5.3 points, 6.5 rebounds, 0.5 assists, 0.3 steals, and 0.5 blocks over 18 mpg. Re-signed to a one-year deal in the offseason, Gooden joins a frontcourt rotation that is deeper than last year's, after the Wizards added DeJuan Blair and Kris Humphries. Known to be a bit over-eager on offense and a bit lackadaisical on defense, Gooden is in that way unique among Washington's backup bigs. However, with the team sporting improved depth, the 32-year-old Gooden will have a hard time matching last season's 18 mpg, unless he unexpectedly makes some late-career strides on defense.

2012-13

An early season injury to Andrew Bogut opened the door for Gooden to have one of the better seasons of his career in 2011-12. After bouncing around the rotation for the first month of the season, Gooden was able to lock up a spot in the starting five when Bogut hit the shelf. Gooden responded by averaging 15.5 points and 7.1 rebounds in 46 starts. The holes in Gooden’s game remained evident, though, as he shot just 43.7 percent from the floor while chipping in little on defense (0.8 steals, 0.6 blocks). Unfortunately for Gooden, the Bucks re-signed Ersan Ilyasova and traded for Samuel Dalembert this offseason, which means his starting spot will likely be gone. He could also lose some time to Ekpe Udoh, who came over in the trade deadline deal that sent Bogut to Golden state. Entering his 10th season, we know what Gooden has to offer skill-wise – he’s a capable scorer who rarely passes up a shot while providing little help on the defensive end of the court. Despite the expected change in role, Gooden could thrive as a scoring punch off the Bucks’ bench, which could hold value in deeper formats.

2011-12

The Bucks signed Gooden to a five-year deal a year ago only to watch him play in 35 games in his debut season with the team. In the games he did play in, Gooden was mainly ineffective, averaging just 6.8 rebounds while shooting a dreadful 43.1 percent from the field. A healthy Gooden should get back on track a bit this season, but he’ll likely have to do it from the bench, at least at the beginning.

2010-11

Gooden's five-year, $32 million contract raised some eyebrows (after all, he has been on seven different teams in the last four years), but he's a good fit in the Bucks' frontcourt. Able to play either power forward or center, Gooden averaged 14.8 points and 9.4 rebounds in 24 games after joining the Clippers last year. He may not play 30-plus minutes this season like he did in Los Angeles, but he could still average 10-12 points and roughly eight rebounds per game.

2009-10

Gooden is an NBA nomad joining his seventh team in just his eighth NBA season. Regardless of his home Gooden has been exceptionally consistent averaging 12.0 points and 7.9 rebounds for his career. Dallas will use him in a role similar to that of Brandon Bass last season, playing him at center and power forward making Gooden worth a late-round pick.

2008-09

Gooden performed reasonably well after a mid-season trade to Chicago, posting averages of 14.0 points, 9.2 boards and 46.1 percent shooting from the floor. But the Bulls are well-stocked at the four spot, and Gooden can’t compete with the likes of Joakim Noah or Tyrus Thomas in the all-important categories of youth and potential on a team that seems to be rebuilding around first overall pick Derrick Rose. Watch the preseason closely. If new coach Vinny Del Negro decides that Gooden will make a good steadying influence on a young team, he’ll be worth a look. But if he appears to be lagging behind Noah, Thomas or Andreas Nocioni in the rotation, look elsewhere.

2007-08

Gooden is likely the most talented big man on the Cavs roster. Unfortunately, he has consistently made poor decisions on the court (and at the barber shop) that have prevented him from ever really breaking out. Still, he’s a rock-solid double-double threat for his entire tenure in Cleveland, and his 11.1 points and 8.5 boards per do come in handy. He’s also a relative iron man, having missed only six games total over the past four years. The Cavs have not changed their roster appreciably this offseason, so there’s no reason to expect Gooden’s production to change much, if at all, from the past few years.

2006-07

Gooden is a solid rebounder (8.4 rpg), but last season a time-split with Donyell Marshall and Anderson Varejao led to a career-low 10.7 ppg for Gooden, even though he shot a career-high 51% from the field. At 6-10 and athletic, Gooden is the most physically gifted of the three but doesn’t display the veteran smarts of Marshall or the enthusiasm and defense of Varejao, which often keeps him on the bench in crucial moments. Since he will be competing with those same players for opportunity again this season, Gooden’s outlook shouldn’t change much.

2005-06

Gooden had his best statistical season in 2004-05, averaging 14.4 points and 9.2 rebounds per game, upping his free throw percentage to 81%, and putting up moderately useful numbers for fantasy leaguers. But on the court, the Cavs grew frustrated with Gooden's mental mistakes and signed Donyell Marshall in the offseason to replace him. Gooden will still get minutes, as Marshall could spend some time at the three with LeBron James and Larry Hughes playing together in the backcourt, but such a lineup would leave the Cavs without a true point guard. As a result, Gooden could be trade bait to get the Cavs some point guard help; in any case, he's unlikely to match his numbers from last year with Marshall around.

2004-05

Stuck behind Juwan Howard on Orlando's depth chart last season, Gooden's development was slowed. An offseason trade to Cleveland solves that problem. Gooden takes over Carlos Boozer's role as rebounder, low-post presence, and recipient of brilliant passes from LeBron James. Look for him to post significant improvements to his career averages of 12 points and 6.5 boards.

2003-04

After a strong rookie showing last season, Gooden should improve his numbers across the board. In addition to playing the power forward slot, Gooden will also be tasked to play more minutes at center due to the offseason acquisition of Juwan Howard. The only question regarding Gooden is how he handles some of the NBA's better big men. He struggled at times playing the position with Memphis.