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Luke Ridnour

33-Year-Old    PG,SG    Orlando Magic

2013-14 NBA Stats

PTS

5.0

REB

1.6

AST

2.9

STL

0.5

BLK

0.1

2014-15 NBA Projections

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2014-15 Fantasy Basketball Outlook

Luke Ridnour begins his 12th season joining his fifth NBA franchise. The newly acquired point guard averaged 5.0 points, 1.6 rebounds, 2.9 assists, 0.5 steals, and 0.1 blocks in 19 minutes per game through 61 games for the Milwaukee Bucks and Charlotte Bobcats last season. H...

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HT: 6' 2"   WT: 175 lbs   DOB: 2/13/1981  College: Oregon   DRAFTED: 1st Rd, #14 Overall in 2003   Show ContractHide Contract

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Ridnour signed a two-year contract with the Magic in July 2014.

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Ridnour will start at point guard during the Magic's first preseason game, the Orlando Sentinel reports.

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Luke Ridnour 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 82 31.4 10.0 2.5 5.9 1.1 0.3 0.8 40.5 88.3 1.8 0.7 1.8 2.2 37.6 3.6 9.0 1.9 2.2
2005-06 24 79 33.2 11.5 3.0 7.0 1.6 0.3 0.5 41.8 87.7 2.1 0.6 2.4 1.9 28.9 4.2 10.1 2.5 2.9
2006-07 25 71 29.5 11.0 2.3 5.2 1.2 0.3 0.7 43.3 80.5 2.2 0.4 1.9 2.0 35.3 4.2 9.8 1.8 2.2
2007-08 26 61 20.0 6.4 1.5 4.0 0.6 0.2 0.3 39.9 85.7 1.3 0.2 1.3 1.2 29.6 2.4 6.0 1.3 1.5
2008-09 27 72 28.2 9.6 3.0 5.1 1.3 0.2 0.8 40.3 86.9 1.8 0.5 2.6 2.2 35.0 3.5 8.6 1.8 2.1
2009-10 28 82 21.5 10.4 1.7 4.0 0.7 0.1 0.8 47.8 90.7 1.3 0.3 1.5 2.2 38.1 4.0 8.4 1.5 1.7
2010-11 29 MIN 71 30.4 11.8 2.8 5.4 1.3 0.1 1.1 46.8 88.3 2.2 0.5 2.3 2.6 44.0 4.5 9.6 1.7 1.9
2011-12 30 MIN 53 33.0 12.1 2.7 4.8 1.1 0.3 0.9 44.0 89.1 1.8 0.4 2.3 2.9 32.2 4.6 10.4 2.0 2.2
2012-13 31 MIN 82 30.2 11.5 2.5 3.8 1.0 0.2 0.8 45.3 84.8 1.6 0.5 2.0 2.6 31.1 4.5 9.9 1.7 2.0
2013-14 32 CHA 25 15.1 4.0 1.4 2.2 0.4 0.2 0.5 38.9 57.1 0.8 0.3 1.1 1.6 30.0 1.7 4.3 0.2 0.3
2013-14 32 MIL 36 21.2 5.7 1.7 3.4 0.6 0.1 0.7 38.4 68.4 1.3 0.4 1.3 1.9 36.8 2.3 6.1 0.4 0.5
2013-14 32 CHA/MIL 61 18.7 5.0 1.6 2.9 0.5 0.1 0.6 38.5 65.4 1.1 0.4 1.2 1.8 34.3 2.1 5.4 0.3 0.4
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Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

Luke Ridnour – Playing Time & Selected Stats

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True Shooting Percentage

45.2%

True Shooting % in 2013-14

In 2013-14, Luke Ridnour had a true shooting percentage of 45.2%.

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Luke Ridnour 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 82 36.0 11.5 2.9 6.8 1.3 0.3 0.9 40.5 88.3 2.1 0.8 2.1 2.5 37.6 4.2 10.3 2.2 2.5
2005-06 24 79 36.0 12.5 3.2 7.5 1.7 0.3 0.6 41.8 87.7 2.2 0.6 2.6 2.0 28.9 4.6 11.0 2.7 3.1
2006-07 25 71 36.0 13.4 2.8 6.3 1.4 0.3 0.8 43.3 80.5 2.7 0.5 2.3 2.4 35.3 5.2 12.0 2.2 2.7
2007-08 26 61 36.0 11.6 2.8 7.1 1.1 0.4 0.6 39.9 85.7 2.4 0.4 2.4 2.1 29.6 4.3 10.8 2.3 2.7
2008-09 27 72 36.0 12.2 3.9 6.5 1.6 0.3 1.0 40.3 86.9 2.3 0.6 3.3 2.8 35.0 4.4 11.0 2.4 2.7
2009-10 28 82 36.0 17.4 2.9 6.6 1.1 0.1 1.4 47.8 90.7 2.2 0.5 2.4 3.7 38.1 6.7 14.0 2.6 2.9
2010-11 29 MIN 71 36.0 14.0 3.3 6.4 1.5 0.2 1.4 46.8 88.3 2.6 0.6 2.7 3.1 44.0 5.3 11.4 2.0 2.3
2011-12 30 MIN 53 36.0 13.1 2.9 5.2 1.2 0.3 1.0 44.0 89.1 2.0 0.4 2.5 3.1 32.2 5.0 11.3 2.2 2.4
2012-13 31 MIN 82 36.0 13.7 3.0 4.5 1.2 0.2 1.0 45.3 84.8 1.9 0.6 2.4 3.1 31.1 5.3 11.8 2.0 2.4
2013-14 32 CHA 25 36.0 9.5 3.3 5.1 0.9 0.6 1.1 38.9 57.1 1.9 0.8 2.6 3.8 30.0 4.0 10.3 0.4 0.7
2013-14 32 MIL 36 36.0 9.7 2.9 5.8 1.1 0.1 1.2 38.4 68.4 2.2 0.7 2.2 3.2 36.8 4.0 10.3 0.6 0.9
2013-14 32 CHA/MIL 61 36.0 9.7 3.1 5.6 1.0 0.3 1.2 38.5 65.4 2.1 0.7 2.3 3.4 34.3 4.0 10.3 0.5 0.8
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Luke Ridnour 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 82 2571 824 204 483 94 23 67 40.5 88.3 149 55 149 178 37.6 299 739 159 180
2005-06 24 79 2625 910 235 550 123 22 43 41.8 87.7 162 47 188 149 28.9 334 799 199 227
2006-07 25 71 2091 779 164 368 83 19 49 43.3 80.5 156 28 136 139 35.3 301 695 128 159
2007-08 26 61 1223 393 94 241 37 14 21 39.9 85.7 80 13 81 71 29.6 147 368 78 91
2008-09 27 72 2033 688 218 365 92 16 55 40.3 86.9 128 33 185 157 35.0 250 621 133 153
2009-10 28 82 1759 852 143 324 54 7 69 47.8 90.7 106 24 119 181 38.1 328 686 127 140
2010-11 29 MIN 71 2159 840 199 384 89 10 81 46.8 88.3 158 37 162 184 44.0 319 681 121 137
2011-12 30 MIN 53 1750 639 141 252 56 16 49 44.0 89.1 96 19 122 152 32.2 242 550 106 119
2012-13 31 MIN 82 2474 939 206 311 82 15 66 45.3 84.8 130 41 165 212 31.1 367 811 139 164
2013-14 32 CHA 25 378 100 35 54 9 6 12 38.9 57.1 20 8 27 40 30.0 42 108 4 7
2013-14 32 MIL 36 763 206 62 122 23 2 25 38.4 68.4 46 15 47 68 36.8 84 219 13 19
2013-14 32 CHA/MIL 61 1141 306 97 176 32 8 37 38.5 65.4 66 23 74 108 34.3 126 327 17 26
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Luke Ridnour NBA Advanced Stats
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Season Age Team G Min TS% eFG% AR TOR AST/TO EFF
2004-05 23 82 31.4 50.4 45.0 33.3 10.3 3.2 12.4
2005-06 24 79 33.2 50.6 44.5 34.1 10.1 3.4 15.0
2006-07 25 71 29.5 50.9 46.8 28.6 12.1 2.4 11.7
2007-08 26 61 20.0 48.2 42.8 33.1 11.0 3.0 7.6
2008-09 27 72 28.2 50.0 44.7 30.9 10.8 2.9 11.9
2009-10 28 82 21.5 57.0 52.8 27.5 9.0 3.1 11.0
2010-11 29 MIN 71 30.4 56.7 52.8 29.9 12.3 2.4 13.9
2011-12 30 MIN 53 33.0 53.0 48.5 26.5 10.1 2.6 13.0
2012-13 31 MIN 82 30.2 53.2 49.3 23.5 9.8 2.4 11.6
2013-14 32 CHA 25 15.1 45.0 44.4 29.2 10.8 2.7 4.6
2013-14 32 MIL 36 21.2 45.3 44.1 30.9 11.6 2.7 6.3
2013-14 32 CHA/MIL 61 18.7 45.2 44.2 30.3 11.4 2.7 5.6
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Luke Ridnour 2013-14 NBA Game Log
Date Opponent MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TO FGM FGA FTM FTA 3PM 3PA OREB DREB FOULS
Apr 16 IND 13 3 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 1 2 0 1 2
Apr 14 at CHI 23 10 0 4 0 0 2 5 8 0 0 0 2 0 0 1
Apr 13 at BKN                                
Apr 11 WAS 31 9 2 5 3 0 0 4 9 0 0 1 3 0 2 1
Apr 9 BKN 9 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 3
Apr 5 MIN 12 6 1 3 0 0 0 2 3 0 0 2 2 0 1 2
Apr 4 at CHA 13 2 0 1 1 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Apr 2 CLE 20 8 2 1 0 0 1 3 8 0 0 2 3 0 2 1
Mar 30 TOR                                
Mar 28 CHA 15 2 0 4 1 0 1 1 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Mar 25 POR                                
Mar 23 at LAL                                
Mar 22 at UTA 15 6 2 2 0 2 1 3 7 0 0 0 1 1 1 0
Mar 19 at PHO 14 4 2 2 0 0 0 2 5 0 0 0 2 0 2 2
Mar 18 at GSW                                
Mar 14 WAS 14 6 3 3 1 1 3 3 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 1
Mar 12 DEN 11 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 7 0 0 0 2 0 0 1
Mar 10 at MIL 7 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 4 0 0 0 1 1 0 1
Mar 8 at SAS 15 2 3 3 1 1 1 1 6 0 0 0 2 2 1 1
Mar 5 HOU 13 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 2
Mar 2 PHI 12 5 1 2 0 0 2 1 1 2 2 1 1 0 1 2
Mar 1 at MIA                                
Feb 26 at PHI                                
Feb 25 at WAS                                
Feb 23 at TOR                                
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Feb 21 NYK                                
Feb 19 at CLE                                
Feb 18 at MIL                                
Feb 12 MEM                                
Feb 9 IND                                
Feb 7 OKC                                
Feb 5 DET 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Feb 3 at IND 21 0 1 2 1 0 2 0 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 4
Feb 2 at BOS                                
Jan 31 MIL                                
Jan 29 at TOR 9 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 2
Jan 28 at DET                                
Jan 26 at NOP                                
Jan 24 LAL 19 4 0 2 0 0 1 1 7 2 2 0 3 0 0 2
Jan 22 ATL 19 8 3 3 1 0 2 3 7 0 0 2 4 1 2 1
Jan 21 at BKN                                
Jan 19 BOS 11 2 0 3 0 0 0 1 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Jan 17 CHA                                
Jan 15 CHI 43 9 6 9 1 0 3 4 8 0 0 1 3 0 6 3
Jan 13 at DAL 24 7 1 7 0 0 1 2 6 1 2 2 3 0 1 2
Jan 11 at DEN 28 16 1 5 0 0 2 6 11 0 0 4 5 0 1 1
Jan 10 at SAC 40 14 5 8 1 0 1 6 14 0 0 2 5 1 4 4
Jan 8 at POR                                
Jan 6 at LAC                                
Jan 4 MIA 21 2 2 1 0 0 3 1 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 1
Jan 2 at CLE 37 12 3 8 1 0 3 4 8 4 4 0 2 1 2 1
Dec 31 GSW 35 11 4 3 1 0 0 5 11 0 0 1 6 1 3 3
Dec 29 ATL                                
Dec 27 DET 20 7 2 5 0 0 0 3 5 0 0 1 3 1 1 2
Dec 23 NYK 12 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 2
Dec 21 SAC 13 7 0 2 1 0 1 3 5 0 0 1 1 0 0 0
Dec 18 UTA 17 2 1 1 0 0 1 1 3 0 0 0 1 1 0 1
Dec 16 at CHI                                
Dec 15 at OKC                                
Dec 13 CLE                                
Dec 11 at CHA 26 7 4 2 1 0 3 3 10 1 2 0 1 0 4 3
Dec 9 at MEM                                
Dec 8 at HOU                                
Dec 6 at NYK 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dec 3 at PHI 17 6 2 3 1 0 1 3 6 0 0 0 0 1 1 0
Dec 2 at WAS                                
Nov 29 SAS 14 2 2 0 1 0 0 1 6 0 0 0 1 0 2 2
Nov 27 PHI 23 8 0 1 0 0 2 3 5 0 0 2 2 0 0 1
Nov 26 at ATL                                
Nov 24 PHO                                
Nov 23 at MIA 19 2 1 3 1 0 2 1 5 0 0 0 2 1 0 2
Nov 20 MIA 30 13 5 5 1 0 1 6 14 1 3 0 1 2 3 1
Nov 16 DAL 20 2 2 5 1 0 2 1 4 0 0 0 2 0 2 1
Nov 13 MIL                                
Nov 11 at BOS                                
Nov 9 at ATL                                
Nov 8 BOS                                
Nov 6 LAC                                
Nov 3 BKN                                
Nov 1 NOP                                
Oct 30 at MIN                                
Oct 29 at IND                                

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Luke Ridnour: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Ridnour officially inked a two-year contract with the Magic on Friday to provide backcourt depth, the Orlando Sentinel reports.

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Ridnour is finalizing a deal with the Magic, the Orlando Sentinel's Josh Robbins reports.

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Ridnour played 25 games for the Bobcats while averaging four points, 1.4 rebounds, 2.2 assists, 0.2 blocks and 0.4 steals in 15.1 minutes per game.

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Ridnour started for the second straight game and had 12 points (4-8 FG, 2-4 3Pt, 2-4 FT) with eight assists in 31 minutes in the win over Philadelphia on Saturday.

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Ridnour started for Kemba Walker (groin) on Friday in the loss at Boston. In 31 minutes, Ridnour provided nine points (4-9 FG, 1-3 3Pt), five assists, and three steals.

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Ridnour will get the start Friday against the Celtics with Kemba Walker (groin) out of the lineup, CSN Northeast reports.

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Ridnour played 13 minutes off the bench in his Bobcats debut Friday night. He scored two points (1-2 FG, 0-1 3Pt) to go with one assist against the Spurs.

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Ridnour will be a part of the Bobcats rotation Friday, the Express-News reports.

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Ridnour, newly acquired by the Bobcats on Thursday, won't play Saturday as coach Steve Clifford wants to integrate him into the system before he hits the court, the Charlotte Observer reports.

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Ridnour was traded from the Bucks to the Bobcats on Thursday, ESPN reports.

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Ridnour (back) was cleared to return to action Monday against the Celtics, but logged a DNP-CD despite his availability.

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Ridnour (back) has been cleared to return for Monday's game against the Celtics, the Bucks' official site reports.

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2014-15

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2013-14

Like Delfino and Pachulia, Ridnour returns for his second rendezvous with the Bucks. Heís proven to be a very capable backup throughout his career and will help aid in the development of Knight. Though Ridnour played the two-guard spot in Minnesota last season, heíll likely see the majority of his minutes at point guard in 2013-14.

2012-13

Ridnour was a versatile player for Minnesota last season as he gave the T-Wolves needed depth at point guard but was also surprisingly effective when playing shooting guard. He was relatively efficient, shooting 44 percent from the field and 32.2 percent from three-point range. He even added a 89.1 percent free throw percentage. Last year was a high-volume shooting year by Ridnour's standards. He averaged 10.4 field goal attempts per game and 2.9 three point attempts per game, both figures the highest of his career. The only negative was that he missed 13 games with a nagging ankle injury. With Ricky Rubio out for the start of the season with a torn ACL in 2012-13, Ridnour has a good chance to win the starting point guard role until Rubio is ready to return.

2011-12

Ridnour took over as the starting point guard last season when Jonny Flynn was sidelined after hip surgery and started 66 games. He averaged 11.8 ppg and improved his three-point shooting by making 44 percent of his attempts from behind the arc. However, he'll likely have a reduced role this season with the signing of Ricky Rubio and Jose Barea. Ridnour could fall to third on the depth chart. It's also possible Ridnour could be traded once Rubio is ready for more minutes. Either way, it looks like Ridnour's fantasy value will take a hit, although it's possible the point guard position for Minnesota could be unsettled early in the season.

2010-11

Although Brandon Jennings got most of the hype, Ridnour was often the most effective point guard on a surprising Bucks team in 2009-10. But Jennings is the future of the franchise, so Ridnour was not retained, instead signing with the T-Wolves, who lost Jonny Flynn to a significant hip injury. The move won't do wonders for Ridnour's fantasy value. He'll open the season as the starter, but will most likely shift to a backup role by December. And even when he's playing, Minnesota's version of the triangle offense doesn't do wonders for point guards' statistics. (Just ask Flynn.) But Ridnour does have the ability to can an open three (.381 from downtown last season), a skill that should serve him well in this offense.

2009-10

Ridnour doesnít seem like an ideal guard for a Scott Skiles team, but he managed to beat out Ramon Sessions and hang on to the starting job in Milwaukee. This season heíll face another threat, from rookie Brandon Jennings Ė but Jennings is pretty raw, having spent the last year as a part-time player in the Euroleague, so donít be surprised if Ridnour hangs on to the starting job for far longer than fantasy players would prefer. Ridnour is an excellent free-throw shooter and a pretty decent three-point bomber, but probably wonít rack up huge assist totals, especially on a Milwaukee team that figures to be one of the leagueís weakest.

2008-09

This unimposing point guard fell out of favor in Seattle over the course of the past two seasons. GM John Hammond sees hope, however, and Ridnour should be a decent second-tier source of assists with the playing time he'll be handed. Ridnour is a fantastic foul shooter and fair three-point stroker.

2007-08

There will be lots of interest in Seattleís point guard spot as it appears unsettled as we enter training camp. Ridnour has been the primary starter the last few years, but he will be pushed by Delonte West and Earl Watson. Ridnour doesnít play very good defense, something that will no doubt irk new coach P.J. Carlesimo. But Ridnourís jumper is improving, heís a smart passer and he gets his teammates involved. That should be a prized commodity with Kevin Durant in town. Heís the likely starter and may increase his assists now that Ray Allen isnít around to dominate the ball. Youíll have to monitor the battle during training camp before selecting Ridnour for your fantasy team.

2006-07

Itís been a grim year for Sonics fans, living with the ongoing threat of losing their team to Oklahoma City. Ridnour has been one of the few bright spots, with a double-digit scoring average and seven assists per game in his third season. He hasnít been as consistent as most would prefer, but that could be due, in part, to the situation. Bob Weiss was notorious for constant lineup and rotation changes. Bob Hill committed to Ridnour as his starter, but the midseason arrival of Earl Watson cut into Ridnourís minutes. And heading into this season, the Sonics still havenít made a decision about extending Ridnourís rookie contract. (News on that front is expected some time in September.) With a little more consistency, Ridnour could be a nice fantasy player.

2005-06

Ridnour could be on the verge of a breakout campaign as the Sonics move to a fastbreak offense. Instead of coming back to retrieve the ball from a rebounder, Ridnour will start the break, taking the outlet pass and then feeding a streaking scorer. That's the plan, at least. If all goes well, Ridnour, who shot 37.6 percent from 3-point range, likely will increase his 5.9 assists per game from last season. His minutes still will be in the low 30s, but the new offense might make him more productive than the 10.1 points he averaged last year.

2004-05

Ridnour has been annointed the starting point guard, but that is not set in stone. As a rookie, Ridnour went through the typical first-year ups and downs. His potential was evident, though. He averaged 16.1 minutes, which should increase signigicantly this season as a starter and without Brent Barry in the rotation. Ridnour also worked out with John Stockton during the offseason, for what that's worth.

2003-04

Ridnour will be a late addition to camp as he recovers from a fractured pelvic bone. The Sonics hope he is their point guard of the future, but don't expect much this year. It will take a while to get healthy and even then he will do more watching than playing.