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Nicolas Batum

26-Year-Old    SF,SG    Portland Trailblazers

2014-15 NBA Stats

PTS

8.9

REB

5.2

AST

4.6

STL

1.1

BLK

0.7

2014-15 NBA ROS Projections

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2014-15 Fantasy Basketball Outlook

Supplying a career-best 7.5 rebounds and 5.1 assists per game in 2013-14, Nicolas Batum's other primary counting stats nonetheless suffered. On offense, his output (13.0 points on 1.8 treys per contest) marked lows among the last three seasons, which may have been spurred by...

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HT: 6' 8"   WT: 210 lbs   DOB: 12/14/1988  College: France   DRAFTED: 1st Rd, #25 Overall in 2008   Show ContractHide Contract

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Signed a four-year, $46.5 million offer sheet with the Timberwolves in July 2012, giving the Trail Blazers 72 hours to match the offer.

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Batum (wrist) accrued five points (2-8 FG, 1-4 3Pt), seven rebounds, four assists, and two steals in 37 minutes during Saturday's loss in Milwaukee.

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Nicolas Batum 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
2008-09 19 79 18.4 5.4 2.8 0.9 0.6 0.5 0.8 44.6 80.8 0.6 1.1 1.7 2.1 36.9 2.0 4.6 0.5 0.7
2009-10 20 37 24.8 10.1 3.8 1.2 0.6 0.7 1.5 51.9 84.3 0.7 0.9 2.9 3.6 40.9 3.8 7.2 1.2 1.4
2010-11 21 POR 80 31.5 12.4 4.5 1.5 0.9 0.6 1.5 45.5 84.1 1.0 1.4 3.2 4.3 34.5 4.6 10.1 1.7 2.1
2011-12 22 POR 59 30.4 13.9 4.6 1.4 1.0 1.0 1.8 45.1 83.6 1.5 1.4 3.2 4.6 39.1 4.9 10.9 2.3 2.7
2012-13 23 POR 73 38.5 14.3 5.6 4.9 1.2 1.1 2.3 42.3 84.8 2.6 1.3 4.3 6.1 37.2 4.8 11.4 2.4 2.9
2013-14 24 POR 82 36.0 13.0 7.5 5.1 0.9 0.7 1.8 46.5 80.3 2.5 1.4 6.0 4.9 36.1 4.6 10.0 2.0 2.5
2014-15 25 POR 41 33.6 8.9 5.2 4.6 1.1 0.7 1.2 38.3 80.0 1.8 0.8 4.5 4.4 27.6 3.4 8.8 1.0 1.2
Rest Of Season Projections 26 POR 32 34.0 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 rest of season projections for Nicolas Batum
Preseason Projections 26 POR 76 36.2 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 projections for Nicolas Batum

Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

Nicolas Batum 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 36.0 6.3 5.3 4.3 1.3 0.3 1.0 32.0 0.0 2.3 2.0 3.3 4.0 25.0 2.7 8.3 0.0 0.0
Last 14 Days 6 33.7 9.0 5.5 4.3 0.7 0.3 1.7 35.2 75.0 1.8 1.5 4.0 4.3 38.5 3.2 9.0 1.0 1.3
Last 30 Days 14 33.6 8.3 5.6 4.1 0.8 0.6 1.3 35.0 70.0 2.0 0.9 4.7 4.2 30.5 3.0 8.6 1.0 1.4
Last 5 Games 5 33.8 9.2 5.8 4.4 0.8 0.4 1.8 37.0 75.0 1.8 1.8 4.0 4.4 40.9 3.4 9.2 0.6 0.8
Last 10 Games 10 33.1 7.7 5.3 4.3 0.7 0.4 1.3 32.9 75.0 2.1 1.1 4.2 3.9 33.3 2.6 7.9 1.2 1.6
Last 20 Games 20 33.0 9.1 4.9 4.0 1.0 0.5 1.4 39.1 73.3 1.9 1.0 4.0 4.2 32.1 3.3 8.5 1.1 1.5

 

Nicolas Batum 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
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Nicolas Batum – Playing Time & Selected Stats

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#1 Small Forward
Also Listed As:  #3 Shooting Guard

1.  Nicolas Batum

2.  Allen Crabbe

3.  Dorell Wright

4.  Victor Claver

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True Shooting Percentage

47.9%

True Shooting % in 2014-15

In 2014-15, Nicolas Batum has a true shooting percentage of 47.9%.

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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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Nicolas Batum 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
2008-09 19 79 36.0 10.5 5.4 1.8 1.2 1.0 1.5 44.6 80.8 1.2 2.1 3.4 4.2 36.9 4.0 8.9 1.0 1.3
2009-10 20 37 36.0 14.7 5.5 1.7 0.9 1.0 2.1 51.9 84.3 1.1 1.3 4.3 5.2 40.9 5.4 10.5 1.7 2.0
2010-11 21 POR 80 36.0 14.1 5.2 1.8 1.0 0.7 1.7 45.5 84.1 1.2 1.6 3.6 4.9 34.5 5.2 11.5 2.0 2.3
2011-12 22 POR 59 36.0 16.4 5.4 1.7 1.1 1.2 2.2 45.1 83.6 1.8 1.6 3.8 5.5 39.1 5.8 12.9 2.7 3.2
2012-13 23 POR 73 36.0 13.4 5.3 4.6 1.2 1.1 2.1 42.3 84.8 2.4 1.2 4.0 5.7 37.2 4.5 10.7 2.3 2.7
2013-14 24 POR 82 36.0 13.0 7.4 5.1 0.9 0.7 1.8 46.5 80.3 2.5 1.4 6.0 4.9 36.1 4.6 10.0 2.0 2.5
2014-15 25 POR 41 36.0 9.6 5.6 4.9 1.2 0.7 1.3 38.3 80.0 1.9 0.8 4.8 4.7 27.6 3.6 9.4 1.0 1.3
Rest Of Season Projections 26 POR 32 36.0 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 rest of season projections for Nicolas Batum
Preseason Projections 26 POR 76 36.0 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 projections for Nicolas Batum

Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

Nicolas Batum 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
2008-09 19 79 1454 426 220 74 50 40 62 44.6 80.8 50 84 136 168 36.9 161 361 42 52
2009-10 20 37 919 375 141 44 24 25 54 51.9 84.3 27 32 109 132 40.9 139 268 43 51
2010-11 21 POR 80 2522 990 361 123 68 49 118 45.5 84.1 83 109 252 342 34.5 367 807 138 164
2011-12 22 POR 59 1791 818 271 84 57 60 107 45.1 83.6 90 81 190 274 39.1 289 641 133 159
2012-13 23 POR 73 2807 1047 412 360 91 83 165 42.3 84.8 190 97 315 444 37.2 352 833 178 210
2013-14 24 POR 82 2956 1070 611 420 75 57 145 46.5 80.3 208 116 495 402 36.1 381 819 163 203
2014-15 25 POR 41 1376 366 215 188 47 27 50 38.3 80.0 74 32 183 181 27.6 138 360 40 50
Rest Of Season Projections 26 POR 32 1087 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 rest of season projections for Nicolas Batum
Preseason Projections 26 POR 76 2751 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 projections for Nicolas Batum

Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

Nicolas Batum NBA Advanced Stats
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Season Age Team G Min TS% eFG% AR TOR AST/TO EFF
2008-09 19 79 18.4 55.5 53.2 14.6 9.8 1.5 7.0
2009-10 20 37 24.8 64.6 61.9 12.2 7.5 1.6 12.0
2010-11 21 POR 80 31.5 56.3 52.8 11.3 7.6 1.5 13.0
2011-12 22 POR 59 30.4 57.5 53.4 9.5 10.2 0.9 13.9
2012-13 23 POR 73 38.5 56.6 52.2 24.4 12.9 1.9 17.7
2013-14 24 POR 82 36.0 58.9 55.4 27.3 13.5 2.0 18.9
2014-15 25 POR 41 33.6 47.9 45.3 29.2 11.5 2.5 13.1
Rest Of Season Projections 26 POR 32 34.0 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 rest of season projections for Nicolas Batum
Preseason Projections 26 POR 76 36.2 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 projections for Nicolas Batum

Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

Nicolas Batum 2014-15 NBA Game Log
Date Opponent MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TO FGM FGA FTM FTA 3PM 3PA OREB DREB FOULS
Jan 31 at MIL 37 5 7 4 2 0 4 2 8 0 0 1 4 3 4 0
Jan 30 at ATL 32 7 5 2 0 0 3 3 9 0 0 1 3 2 3 2
Jan 28 at CLE 39 7 4 7 2 1 0 3 8 0 0 1 5 1 3 2
Jan 26 at BKN                                
Jan 24 WAS                                
Jan 22 BOS 22 0 3 4 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 2 0 3 0
Jan 21 at PHO 39 27 10 5 0 1 2 9 15 3 4 6 8 3 7 1
Jan 19 SAC 33 8 4 4 0 0 2 2 8 3 4 1 4 0 4 2
Jan 17 at MEM 31 3 2 3 1 1 1 1 6 0 0 1 3 1 1 1
Jan 16 at SAS 30 5 4 2 1 1 5 2 7 0 0 1 4 0 4 2
Jan 14 LAC 35 4 5 6 1 0 3 0 5 4 4 0 3 0 5 0
Jan 11 at LAL 33 11 9 6 0 0 1 4 7 2 4 1 3 1 8 1
Jan 10 ORL 35 7 10 4 0 4 3 3 9 0 0 1 4 1 9 1
Jan 8 MIA 30 8 9 4 2 0 0 3 10 2 4 0 4 1 8 1
Jan 5 LAL 37 8 3 3 0 0 1 3 9 0 0 2 5 0 3 3
Jan 3 ATL 37 16 4 3 2 1 3 7 13 0 0 2 7 0 4 1
Dec 30 TOR 43 13 3 3 3 0 2 4 11 3 4 2 5 2 1 2
Dec 28 NYK 28 17 1 3 1 1 3 6 8 0 0 5 7 0 1 1
Dec 26 PHI 29 14 4 3 1 0 1 5 8 3 3 1 4 1 3 0
Dec 23 at OKC                                
Dec 22 at HOU 24 2 2 3 0 0 1 1 3 0 0 0 1 0 2 1
Dec 20 at NOP 30 11 3 5 3 0 0 5 8 1 2 0 2 1 2 1
Dec 19 at SAS                                
Dec 17 MIL 36 8 6 6 1 0 2 3 11 1 1 1 6 2 4 1
Dec 15 SAS 34 7 0 6 1 0 0 3 8 0 0 1 5 0 0 2
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Dec 13 at IND 36 14 4 5 3 0 3 6 11 1 1 1 5 1 3 3
Dec 12 at CHI 37 7 5 5 0 0 0 3 12 0 0 1 5 1 4 0
Dec 10 at MIN 40 5 3 6 2 4 2 1 6 2 2 1 5 0 3 3
Dec 9 at DET 35 8 5 1 0 0 2 3 7 0 0 2 6 0 5 1
Dec 7 at NYK 35 11 5 7 1 0 0 4 8 1 1 2 5 1 4 3
Dec 4 IND 37 13 5 5 3 2 3 5 13 2 2 1 5 0 5 0
Dec 2 at DEN 36 4 4 13 3 0 2 2 6 0 0 0 3 0 4 1
Nov 30 MIN 35 10 8 5 1 2 3 4 13 1 2 1 8 0 8 1
Nov 28 MEM 35 6 4 2 1 2 0 3 11 0 0 0 5 1 3 2
Nov 26 at CHA 37 10 6 3 2 1 2 4 11 2 2 0 4 0 6 1
Nov 24 at PHI 31 6 6 6 1 0 3 3 8 0 0 0 4 0 6 0
Nov 23 at BOS 32 12 5 3 1 0 0 5 11 0 0 2 6 1 4 2
Nov 21 CHI 21 9 3 1 1 0 1 4 6 0 0 1 2 0 3 1
Nov 17 NOP                                
Nov 15 BKN                                
Nov 12 at DEN                                
Nov 11 CHA                                
Nov 9 DEN 35 10 9 3 1 1 3 4 11 0 0 2 5 3 6 2
Nov 8 at LAC 34 10 8 8 1 2 1 3 6 2 2 2 4 1 7 2
Nov 6 DAL 29 8 9 9 0 1 2 2 8 2 2 2 6 2 7 2
Nov 4 CLE 36 7 9 5 0 1 2 3 6 1 2 0 3 1 8 3
Nov 2 GSW 32 5 9 4 2 0 3 2 7 0 0 1 3 1 8 4
Oct 31 at SAC 35 7 5 5 2 0 3 3 10 0 0 1 3 0 5 3
Oct 29 OKC 34 16 5 6 1 1 2 5 12 4 4 2 5 0 5 2

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Nicolas Batum: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Batum (wrist) is probable for Saturday's game in Milwaukee.

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Batum (wrist) posted seven points, four rebounds, seven assists, two steals, and one block in 39 minutes against the Cavaliers on Wednesday.

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Batum (wrist) will play in Wednesday's game, Blazers digital reporter Casey Holdahl reports.

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Batum (wrist) is considered questionable for Wednesday's game against the Cavaliers, Erik Gundersen of The Columbian reports.

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Batum (wrist) is considered questionable for Monday's game against the Nets.

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Batum admitted after Saturday's game that he suffered a torn ligament in his wrist back on December 17th, the Oregonian reports.

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Batum doesn't know if he'll be able to play on the Trial Blazers' four-game road trip that starts Monday against the Nets, the Oregonian reports.

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Batum (wrist) will not play Saturday, the Trail Blazers' official site reports.

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Batum (wrist) is considered doubtful for Saturday's game against the Wizards.

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Batum left Thursday's game against the Celtics in the third quarter with a right wrist injury and was spotted wearing a brace after the game, The Columbian reports.

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Batum scored 27 points (9-15 FG, 6-8 3Pt, 3-4 FT) with 10 rebounds, five assists and one block in 39 minutes during Wednesday's loss to the Suns.

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Batum said after Monday's win against the Kings that his poor shooting this season is a result of stiffness in his right wrist, The Oregonian reports.

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2013-14

All signs pointed to a breakout season from Batum last year, and he delivered the goods, thanks to an 8.1 jump in minutes per game, settling in among the league leaders at 38.5 mpg. He has the look of a poor man's Kevin Durant, with shooting percentages of .423/.372/.848 last season that led to 14.3 points and 2.3 three-pointers per game. He will be a popular pick in drafts not just because of his sweet stroke, but his defensive counting stats that are aided by his ridiculous wingspan. Last season he averaged 1.2 steals and 1.1 blocks per game, and with a jump from 1.4 assists per game in 2011-12 to 4.9 apg in 2012-13, Batum established himself as a true eight-category contributor. The one worry here is that The Trail Blazers made some nice moves in the offseason to improve their abysmal bench from last season. Continued improvement from Victor Claver and the addition of Dorell Wright will likely mean that Batum won't see quite as many minutes in 2013-14.

2012-13

Batum, who was a restricted free agent this summer, will be back with the Blazers to try and improve upon his solid campaign from a year ago. He is something of a poor man’s Kevin Durant, with his lanky frame, smooth jumper and impressive shooting percentages. He averaged 13.9 points, 4.6 boards, 1.0 steal and 1.0 block per game last season– all career highs. His real value comes from his efficiency. He shot 45 percent from the floor, 39 percent from three, and 84 percent from the line last year. Batum will be 24 this season and could improve, making him a high-upside pick on draft day.

2011-12

Batum was a big sleeper candidate going into last season, and he rewarded his owners by posting career-high averages in nearly every category. He played the majority of the season as the Trail Blazers’ starting small forward, averaging 12.9 points, 4.5 rebounds, 1.6 assists, 1.6 three-pointers, 0.9 steals, 0.6 blocks, and 1.1 turnovers in 33 minutes of action over 67 games as a starter. Nonetheless, Batum will probably be moved back into a bench role to start the season, due to the Blazers’ acquisition of Gerald Wallace at last year’s trade deadline. (Wallace was forced to the four last year with Marcus Camby and Greg Oden out, and LaMarcus Aldridge moving to center). The Blazers traded Rudy Fernandez to the Mavericks on draft day, opening up a few minutes off the bench, but Batum probably won’t match last year’s numbers without a significant injury to a starter. If Brandon Roy and Wes Matthews get healthy, Batum could get squeezed even further.

2010-11

An essential ingredient in constructing a successful fantasy team – just as with constructing a successful actual team – is in paying not for what a player has done, but for what he's likely to do. Will Joe Johnson be one of the best players in the NBA during his age-34 season? Probably not, but that's how the Atlanta Hawks will be compensating him – and as a result, they're likely to have problems in the 2015-16 season. Sometimes it's easy to pay a player what he's worth: LeBron James will likely be worth the money for awhile. Other times, it's necessary to be aggressive in the present for a future payoff. Owners in this last frame of mind would do well to consider Nicolas Batum. The young (he turns 22 in December) Frenchman offers a broad base of skills, including three-point shooting (40.9% last year on 3.6 attempts per game), steals, and blocks (0.7 per game of each while averaging only 25 minutes). There are two concerns for Batum this year: getting into games and, once he's there, staying in them. Batum missed 45 games last season, most of them coming as he recovered from surgery on a torn labrum in his right shoulder. Reports at press time suggest the shoulder is no longer an issue. As for the question of playing time, the Blazers last season had a logjam at the three, giving minutes to Martell Webster, Travis Outlaw, Rudy Fernandez, and Batum himself. For various reasons, none of those first three players will be in Portland this season, making Batum a good bet to log consistent run should he remain healthy.

2009-10

The 20-year-old Frenchman was a surprise starter for the Blazers last year. While he only played 18 minutes per game, Batum provided the starting unit with solid defensive play and the ability to hit an occasional three. As his scoring average would indicate (5.8 ppg), Batum doesn't figure into the offensive game plan much, but he should see more shot attempts as his long-range game improves.