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28-Year-Old    C,PF    Atlanta Hawks

2014-15 NBA Stats

PTS

14.2

REB

6.5

AST

2.8

STL

0.7

BLK

1.5

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2014-15 Fantasy Basketball Outlook

Horford is one of the NBA's top bigs when healthy. Unfortunately, he hasn't been healthy much in recent seasons. A completely torn pectoral muscle ended Horford's 2013-14 season in late December, limiting the All-Star to just 29 games played. A similar injury cost him all bu...

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HT: 6' 9"   WT: 245 lbs   DOB: 6/3/1986  College: Florida   DRAFTED: 1st Rd, #3 Overall in 2007   Show ContractHide Contract

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Signed a five-year, $60 million contract extension with the Hawks in November 2010.

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Horford scored 21 points (10-19 FG, 0-1 3Pt, 1-2 FT) to go along with 10 rebounds, six assists and two steals in 33 minutes Monday against the Bulls.

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Al Horford 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
2007-08 21 81 31.4 10.1 9.7 1.5 0.7 0.9 0.0 49.9 73.1 1.7 3.1 6.6 0.1 0.0 4.1 8.2 1.9 2.6
2008-09 22 67 33.5 11.5 9.3 2.4 0.8 1.4 0.0 52.5 72.7 1.5 2.2 7.1 0.0 0.0 4.7 8.9 2.2 3.1
2009-10 23 81 35.1 14.2 9.9 2.3 0.7 1.1 0.0 55.1 78.9 1.5 2.9 7.0 0.0 100.0 5.8 10.5 2.6 3.3
2010-11 24 ATL 77 35.1 15.3 9.3 3.5 0.8 1.0 0.0 55.7 79.8 1.5 2.4 7.0 0.1 50.0 6.7 12.0 1.9 2.4
2011-12 25 ATL 11 31.6 12.4 7.0 2.2 0.9 1.3 0.0 55.3 73.3 1.5 2.4 4.6 0.1 0.0 5.2 9.4 2.0 2.7
2012-13 26 ATL 74 37.2 17.4 10.2 3.2 1.1 1.1 0.0 54.3 64.4 2.0 2.6 7.6 0.1 50.0 7.8 14.3 1.8 2.8
2013-14 27 ATL 29 33.0 18.6 8.4 2.6 0.9 1.5 0.1 56.7 68.2 2.2 2.3 6.1 0.4 36.4 8.2 14.5 2.0 2.9
2014-15 28 ATL 26 29.8 14.2 6.5 2.8 0.7 1.5 0.2 54.7 80.0 1.2 1.4 5.0 0.5 38.5 6.5 12.0 0.9 1.2
Rest Of Season Projections 28 ATL 48 30.5 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 rest of season projections for Al Horford
Preseason Projections 28 ATL 70 33.0 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 projections for Al Horford

Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

Al Horford 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 32.0 18.3 6.7 5.0 1.0 1.7 0.0 60.5 75.0 2.3 1.3 5.3 1.3 0.0 8.7 14.3 1.0 1.3
Last 14 Days 7 31.7 18.0 7.1 3.3 1.0 1.7 0.3 54.8 83.3 1.6 1.3 5.9 0.9 33.3 8.1 14.9 1.4 1.7
Last 30 Days 15 29.8 14.5 6.5 3.0 0.6 1.7 0.2 55.0 76.2 1.2 1.1 5.4 0.6 33.3 6.6 12.0 1.1 1.4
Last 5 Games 5 33.0 18.0 7.0 3.8 1.0 1.8 0.2 58.1 75.0 1.8 1.2 5.8 1.0 20.0 8.6 14.8 0.6 0.8
Last 10 Games 10 30.7 15.0 6.5 3.1 0.9 1.7 0.2 53.2 82.4 1.4 1.0 5.5 0.7 28.6 6.7 12.6 1.4 1.7
Last 20 Games 20 29.3 14.3 6.1 2.8 0.5 1.5 0.3 57.0 78.3 1.2 1.2 4.9 0.6 41.7 6.6 11.5 0.9 1.2

 

Al Horford Projections For Upcoming Games – Next 3 Days
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Al Horford – Playing Time & Selected Stats

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Also Listed As:  #3 Power Forward

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2.  Pero Antic

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4.  Mike Muscala

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True Shooting Percentage

56.9%

True Shooting % in 2014-15

In 2014-15, Al Horford has a true shooting percentage of 56.9%.

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Al Horford 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
2007-08 21 81 36.0 11.6 11.1 1.8 0.9 1.1 0.0 49.9 73.1 1.9 3.5 7.6 0.1 0.0 4.7 9.5 2.2 3.0
2008-09 22 67 36.0 12.4 10.0 2.6 0.9 1.5 0.0 52.5 72.7 1.7 2.3 7.7 0.0 0.0 5.0 9.5 2.4 3.3
2009-10 23 81 36.0 14.5 10.1 2.4 0.7 1.2 0.0 55.1 78.9 1.5 3.0 7.1 0.0 100.0 5.9 10.7 2.7 3.4
2010-11 24 ATL 77 36.0 15.7 9.6 3.5 0.8 1.1 0.0 55.7 79.8 1.6 2.4 7.1 0.1 50.0 6.8 12.3 2.0 2.5
2011-12 25 ATL 11 36.0 14.1 8.0 2.5 1.0 1.4 0.0 55.3 73.3 1.7 2.7 5.3 0.1 0.0 5.9 10.7 2.3 3.1
2012-13 26 ATL 74 36.0 16.8 9.9 3.1 1.0 1.0 0.0 54.3 64.4 1.9 2.5 7.3 0.1 50.0 7.5 13.8 1.8 2.7
2013-14 27 ATL 29 36.0 20.2 9.2 2.9 1.0 1.7 0.2 56.7 68.2 2.4 2.5 6.7 0.4 36.4 8.9 15.8 2.2 3.2
2014-15 28 ATL 26 36.0 17.2 7.8 3.3 0.8 1.8 0.2 54.7 80.0 1.4 1.7 6.1 0.6 38.5 7.9 14.5 1.1 1.4
Rest Of Season Projections 28 ATL 48 36.0 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 rest of season projections for Al Horford
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Al Horford 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
2007-08 21 81 2540 821 785 124 60 76 0 49.9 73.1 137 248 537 5 0.0 333 668 155 212
2008-09 22 67 2242 773 624 163 53 95 0 52.5 72.7 103 145 479 1 0.0 312 594 149 205
2009-10 23 81 2846 1148 799 189 59 91 1 55.1 78.9 122 236 563 1 100.0 467 847 213 270
2010-11 24 ATL 77 2704 1178 718 266 59 80 2 55.7 79.8 119 182 536 4 50.0 513 921 150 188
2011-12 25 ATL 11 348 136 77 24 10 14 0 55.3 73.3 16 26 51 1 0.0 57 103 22 30
2012-13 26 ATL 74 2756 1289 757 240 78 78 3 54.3 64.4 147 195 562 6 50.0 576 1060 134 208
2013-14 27 ATL 29 958 538 244 76 27 44 4 56.7 68.2 64 66 178 11 36.4 238 420 58 85
2014-15 28 ATL 26 774 369 168 72 17 39 5 54.7 80.0 31 37 131 13 38.5 170 311 24 30
Rest Of Season Projections 28 ATL 48 1462 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 rest of season projections for Al Horford
Preseason Projections 28 ATL 70 2310 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 projections for Al Horford

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Al Horford NBA Advanced Stats
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Season Age Team G Min TS% eFG% AR TOR AST/TO EFF
2007-08 21 81 31.4 53.9 49.9 12.1 13.4 0.9 16.5
2008-09 22 67 33.5 56.5 52.5 17.2 10.8 1.6 18.9
2009-10 23 81 35.1 59.4 55.2 14.8 9.6 1.5 21.3
2010-11 24 ATL 77 35.1 58.7 55.8 19.2 8.6 2.2 22.5
2011-12 25 ATL 11 31.6 58.5 55.3 15.4 10.2 1.5 17.4
2012-13 26 ATL 74 37.2 56.0 54.5 15.6 9.6 1.6 23.5
2013-14 27 ATL 29 33.0 58.8 57.1 12.7 10.7 1.2 22.6
2014-15 28 ATL 26 29.8 56.9 55.5 16.9 7.3 2.3 18.7
Rest Of Season Projections 28 ATL 48 30.5 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 rest of season projections for Al Horford
Preseason Projections 28 ATL 70 33.0 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 projections for Al Horford

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Al Horford 2014-15 NBA Game Log
Date Opponent MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TO FGM FGA FTM FTA 3PM 3PA OREB DREB FOULS
Dec 20 at HOU 32 14 8 5 1 3 1 6 10 2 2 0 1 3 5 2
Dec 17 at CLE 31 20 2 4 0 2 1 10 14 0 0 0 2 0 2 1
Dec 15 CHI 33 21 10 6 2 0 5 10 19 1 2 0 1 1 9 1
Dec 13 at ORL 35 18 8 2 1 2 0 9 15 0 0 0 0 1 7 1
Dec 12 ORL 34 17 7 2 1 2 2 8 16 0 0 1 1 1 6 2
Dec 10 PHI 27 11 7 1 1 0 0 5 12 1 2 0 0 1 6 1
Dec 8 at IND 30 25 8 3 1 3 2 9 18 6 6 1 1 2 6 2
Dec 7 DEN 33 11 8 3 0 3 0 5 9 1 1 0 1 1 7 3
Dec 5 at BKN 23 7 5 2 2 1 1 3 10 1 2 0 0 0 5 1
Dec 3 at MIA 29 6 2 3 0 1 2 2 3 2 2 0 0 0 2 2
Dec 2 BOS 32 16 6 2 0 1 1 8 13 0 0 0 0 0 6 1
Nov 29 CHA 19 11 4 2 0 2 0 5 6 0 0 1 1 0 4 1
Nov 28 NOP 34 10 10 4 0 3 2 5 15 0 0 0 0 4 6 1
Nov 26 TOR 32 23 9 4 0 2 1 11 16 1 2 0 1 2 7 1
Nov 25 at WAS 23 7 4 2 0 1 0 3 4 1 2 0 0 1 3 3
Nov 21 DET 32 14 2 1 0 2 0 7 12 0 0 0 0 0 2 2
Nov 18 LAL 30 15 8 2 0 0 2 7 8 0 0 1 1 1 7 0
Nov 15 at CLE 19 12 4 2 0 0 0 6 10 0 0 0 1 3 1 1
Nov 14 MIA 28 19 6 4 1 1 1 8 10 2 2 1 1 0 6 3
Nov 12 UTA 29 8 4 1 0 1 2 4 10 0 0 0 0 3 1 1
Nov 10 at NYK 32 12 6 1 1 2 1 5 9 2 2 0 0 1 5 2
Nov 8 NYK 30 6 6 3 0 0 0 3 13 0 0 0 0 1 5 1
Nov 7 at CHA 37 24 10 2 3 1 1 11 16 2 3 0 0 2 8 3
Nov 5 at SAS 31 10 7 6 2 1 2 5 14 0 0 0 0 4 3 5
Nov 1 IND 28 20 4 2 0 2 3 9 14 2 2 0 1 1 3 2
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Oct 29 at TOR 31 12 13 3 1 3 1 6 15 0 0 0 0 4 9 2

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Al Horford: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Horford scored 25 points (9-18 FG, 1-1 3Pt, 6-6 FT) with eight rebounds, three assists, a steal and three blocks against the Pacers on Monday night.

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Horford scored six points (2-3 FG, 2-2 3 FT) with two rebounds, three assists and one block in 29 minutes during Wednesday's win against the Heat.

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Horford scored 23 points (11-16 FG, 0-1 3P, 1-2 FT) with nine rebounds, four assists and two blocks in 32 minutes during Wednesday's loss to the Raptors.

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Horford had a solid Friday outing against the Heat as he managed to put up 19 points (8-10 FG, 1-1 3Pt, 2-2 FT), six rebounds, four assists, one steal, and one block in 28 minutes.

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Horford scored 20 points (9-14 FG, 0-1 3Pt, 2-2 FT) with four rebounds, two assists, and two blocks in 28 minutes in the win over Indiana on Saturday.

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Horford made a successful return to the court Wednesday, scoring 12 points (6-15 FG) with 13 rebounds, three assists and three blocks in 31 minutes during a loss to the Raptors.

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Horford (chest) was able to play 16 minutes in Thursday's preseason game against the Bulls and finished with four points, six rebounds, two assists, and one steal.

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Horford (chest) is expected to play in at least one of the Hawks' three exhibition games this week, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports. “I think we are hopeful that at some point during the week he’ll get a chance to play,” coach Mike Budenholzer said following Monday’s practice.

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Horford (chest) won't play in Saturday's exhibition game, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution's Chris Vivlamore reports.

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Horford (chest) played in full contact five-on-five situations during Wednesday's practice, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports.

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Horford (chest) has been cleared for two-on-two contact, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports.

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Horford (pectoral) won't play in Monday's exhibition, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution's Chris Vivlamore reports.

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2013-14

Just one year removed from an injury-ravaged 2011-12 campaign where he was forced to miss nearly the entire season with a torn pectoral muscle, Horford was able to bounce back and put together a career-year in 2012-13. The 27-year-old big man posted career-highs in scoring (17.4), rebounding (10.2), steals (1.1) and minutes (37.2) in 74 appearances. His usage rate climbed to 21.8 percent, and his 23.5 efficiency rating was good enough to rank ninth overall in the league. The only area of Horford's game that dipped last season was his free-throwing shooting (64 percent), but with a career mark of 74 percent at the charity stripe, he should bounce back in that area. The Hawks brought in a pair of big men (Paul Millsap, Elton Brand) via free agency, but the departure of Josh Smith means Horford is now the unquestioned leader of the team. As the face of the franchise, Horford is a great bet to repeat his success from last season with the possibility for even further improvement.

2012-13

After suffering a torn pectoral muscle during the 11th game of the year, Horford spent the rest of the 2011-12 regular season on the shelf. In the 10 regular season games Horford played from start to finish, he was his normal productive self, averaging 13.1 points, 7.5 rebounds, 2.4 assists, 1.4 blocks and 1.0 steals in 34 minutes per game. He returned to average 15.3 points, 8.3 rebounds 1.3 blocks and 1.3 steals for the final three playoff games of the postseason without showing any effects from the injury. Horford even played for the Dominican Republic National Team this summer, so the pectoral injury appears to be behind him. Things will definitely look different when he rejoins the Hawks for the 2012-13 campaign, though. Atlanta had a massive roster overhaul, which included trading away Joe Johnson and Marvin Williams. With Johnson gone, in particular, the Hawks will need other players to carry their offense. Horford, along with Josh Smith, will now be the center pieces for the Hawks’ new attack, so don’t be surprised if Horford easily surpasses his career-high mark of 12 shot attempts per game set during the 2010-11 season. Increased usage rates usually mean good things for a player’s fantasy value.

2011-12

Horford continued his steady climb into elite territory for fantasy big men last season, averaging a career-high 15.3 points while grabbing 9.3 rebounds per contest. While those averages don’t jump out of the box score like some of the game’s other top double-double options, Horford more than makes up for it with his all-around production. His 3.5 assists per game led all center-eligible players, and his shooting percentage from the floor (55.7) and the charity stripe (79.8) were also among the best at the position. He also chips in with steals, averaging 0.8 per game, which ranks among the top-10 for center-eligible players. The lone area in which Horford was somewhat of a disappointment was defending the rim. While his 1.0 blocks per game were nothing to shrug at, it’s quite a bit off the 1.3 swats he averaged in his two previous seasons combined. In his fifth season, and still just 25, Horford is just now entering the prime of his career. With Joe Johnson getting older and less effective on offense, Jamal Crawford possibly leaving via free agency and Josh Smith failing to establish himself as a go-to option, the Hawks will lean on Horford even more this season.

2010-11

Horford is developing nicely, as he posted career-highs in ppg (14.2), rpg (9.9), FG% (55.1) and FT% (78.9) last year during his third season in the league. While last year's 1.1 bpg wasn't great for a center, his 2.3 apg and 0.7 spg both were. Horford got better as the season progressed, averaging 15.5 points and 10.7 rebounds over the second half of the year (he actually grabbed 11.9 rpg during the final month of the season), and further improvement should be expected in 2010-11, which could lead to monster numbers from this star in the making. And to think, some called for the Hawks to draft Mike Conley in 2007 because they needed a point guard. If Joe Johnson and his 18-plus field-goal attempts per game had left via free agency, it would have definitely boosted Horford's value, but even so, his role in Atlanta's offense simply has to increase moving forward. There's been talk about using him more at power forward this year, which is his more natural position and should only help his numbers. Horford is someone to target.

2009-10

Horford started off the 2008-09 campaign slowly, as the 23-year-old center battled ankle and knee injuries prior to the All-Star break. The injuries caused him to miss 15 games during his sophomore stint, but he recovered fully and returned to showcase the skills of a nightly double-double threat by averaging 13 points and 10.6 boards over the final 29 games of the regular season. His improved offensive game was a result of a bump in his shooting percentage to 52.5, due mostly to an improved 12-15 foot jump shot. He also improved his defensive output, picking up 1.4 bpg and 0.8 steals per game while cutting back on his fouls. The Hawks only addition to their frontline this offseason was veteran power forward Joe Smith, leaving Horford and Josh Smith to continue seeing the majority of action. As the primary option in the post, Horford should see an increase on his 8.9 field-goal attempts from last season. At 6-10, 245, Horford lacks prototypical size and is void of a go-to offensive move, but he makes up for it with a strong work ethic and high basketball IQ. As Horford continues to refine his game, his numbers should grow across the board.

2008-09

Horford was billed as one of the safer picks in the 2007 NBA draft, and he didn’t disappoint as a rookie by averaging almost a double-double on good shooting percentages. At 6-10, 245, Horford pairs with Josh Smith to give the Hawks a slightly undersized but extremely athletic young front line that outruns and outjumps the opposition. Horford has upside to improve his scoring as a sophomore as he develops post technique to complement his athleticism and the Hawks start to run some plays for him. Horford also showed in the playoffs that he has a leader’s mentality and will not back down from the big stage, which gives him potential star quality even beyond his physical gifts. He did not show much as a rookie defender with less than one block and one steal per game, but he’s got the wingspan and quickness to produce in those categories as well.

2007-08

Horford was billed as one of the safer picks in the 2007 NBA draft, with an NBA body and lots of championship experience at the NCAA level. This translates in fantasy terms to mean that he should be ready to produce numbers fairly quickly. The newest and most talented big man on the Hawks roster, Horford could be a double-double threat on any given night if he gets the playing time. He was a solid defender in college, but projects as only an adequate shot-blocking threat in the NBA. His best-case scenario fantasy-wise would be if the Hawks decided to go small-ball to get all of their talented wing players on the court at once, which could possibly sneak Horford into center eligibility later in the season. Whether that happens or not, though, Horford still has upside and should be one of the handful of rookies who merit consideration on draft day.