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29-Year-Old    C,PF    Houston Rockets

2016-17 NBA Stats

PTS

13.6

REB

4.6

AST

0.9

STL

0.4

BLK

0.2

2016 NBA ROS Projections

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2016-17 Fantasy Basketball Outlook

Injuries plagued Anderson during his four years in New Orleans, but he now steps into a system tailored to his strengths as one of the NBA’s top volume three-point shooters at the power forward spot. With James Harden leading new coach Mike D’Antoni’s pace-and-space offense,...

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HT: 6' 10"   WT: 240 lbs   DOB: 5/6/1988  College: California   DRAFTED: 1st Rd, #21 Overall in 2008   Show ContractHide Contract

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Ryan Anderson Contract Information:

Signed a four-year, $80 million contract with the Rockets in July of 2016.

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Anderson recorded 19 points (7-11 FG, 3-6 3Pt, 2-4 FT), seven rebounds and one assist across 36 minutes during a 110-107 overtime loss to the Spurs on Tuesday.

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Ryan Anderson 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 20 66 19.9 7.4 4.7 0.8 0.7 0.3 1.0 39.3 84.5 1.0 1.6 3.1 2.9 36.5 2.4 6.2 1.5 1.8
2009-10 21 63 14.6 7.7 3.2 0.6 0.4 0.2 1.2 43.6 86.6 0.9 1.1 2.1 3.3 37.0 2.7 6.2 1.1 1.3
2010-11 22 ORL 64 22.3 10.6 5.5 0.8 0.5 0.6 2.1 43.0 81.2 0.8 2.0 3.5 5.3 39.3 3.5 8.2 1.5 1.8
2011-12 23 ORL 61 32.2 16.1 7.7 0.9 0.8 0.4 2.7 43.9 87.7 0.9 3.7 4.0 6.9 39.3 5.4 12.4 2.5 2.8
2012-13 24 NOP 81 30.9 16.2 6.4 1.2 0.5 0.4 2.6 42.3 84.4 1.2 2.4 4.0 6.9 38.2 5.8 13.8 1.9 2.2
2013-14 25 NOP 22 36.1 19.8 6.5 0.8 0.5 0.3 3.0 43.8 95.2 0.9 3.0 3.5 7.5 40.9 7.0 16.1 2.7 2.8
2014-15 26 NOP 61 27.5 13.7 4.8 0.9 0.5 0.3 2.0 39.9 85.4 1.0 1.8 3.1 5.9 34.0 4.8 12.0 2.1 2.5
2015-16 27 NOP 66 30.4 17.0 6.0 1.1 0.6 0.4 2.0 42.7 87.3 1.4 2.0 4.0 5.4 36.6 6.0 14.1 3.0 3.5
2016-17 28 HOU 72 29.4 13.6 4.6 0.9 0.4 0.2 2.8 41.8 86.0 0.8 1.6 3.0 7.0 40.3 4.5 10.7 1.8 2.1
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Ryan Anderson 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 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Last 14 Days 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Last 30 Days 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Last 5 Games 5 31.4 10.4 5.0 0.4 0.2 0.0 2.0 46.3 66.7 1.0 1.4 3.6 5.2 38.5 3.8 8.2 0.8 1.2
Last 10 Games 10 29.8 9.9 4.5 0.6 0.4 0.2 1.7 40.7 85.7 0.9 1.2 3.3 5.6 30.4 3.5 8.6 1.2 1.4
Last 20 Games 20 27.5 10.3 4.1 0.8 0.3 0.2 2.1 41.1 90.9 0.7 1.2 2.9 6.2 33.9 3.6 8.8 1.0 1.1

 

2016-17 NBA Game Log   Ryan Anderson
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Date Opp SCORE MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TO FGM FGA FTM FTA 3PM 3PA OREB DREB FOULS
May 11 SAS 75-114 25 0 6 0 0 0 2 0 6 0 0 0 4 1 5 2
May 9 @SAS 110-107 36 19 6 1 0 0 1 7 11 2 4 3 6 2 4 5
May 7 SAS 125-104 32 13 4 0 0 0 1 5 11 0 0 3 7 0 4 2
May 5 SAS 92-103 29 2 1 0 1 0 1 0 4 2 2 0 4 0 1 2
May 3 @SAS 121-96 35 18 8 1 0 0 0 7 9 0 0 4 5 4 4 0
May 1 @SAS 99-126 35 14 6 3 2 1 0 4 12 2 2 4 10 0 6 0
Apr 25 OKC 105-99 24 2 2 1 0 0 0 1 6 0 0 0 3 0 2 1
Apr 23 @OKC 109-113 20 9 3 0 0 0 3 2 5 4 4 1 3 3 0 2
Apr 21 @OKC 115-113 33 18 6 0 1 0 1 8 14 0 0 2 7 2 4 4
Apr 19 OKC 115-111 29 4 3 0 0 1 0 1 8 2 2 0 7 0 3 3
Apr 16 OKC 118-87 38 4 12 1 0 0 0 1 6 2 2 0 4 3 9 3
Apr 12 MIN 123-118 32 20 2 4 0 0 0 7 17 0 0 6 15 1 1 2
Apr 10 @LAC 125-96 20 12 2 2 0 0 1 4 9 2 2 2 7 0 2 2
Apr 9 @SAC 128-135 23 21 1 0 1 0 0 7 9 1 1 6 8 0 1 0
Apr 7 DET 109-114 13 9 3 0 0 1 0 3 6 0 0 3 5 0 3 0
Apr 5 DEN 110-104 Did Not Play
Apr 2 @PHO 116-123 Did Not Play
Mar 31 @GSW 107-98 Did Not Play
Mar 30 @POR 117-107 Did Not Play
Mar 28 GSW 106-113 Did Not Play
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Mar 26 OKC 137-125 Did Not Play
Mar 24 NOP 117-107 30 13 6 0 0 0 2 5 12 0 0 3 8 4 2 3
Mar 20 DEN 125-124 25 10 2 1 0 0 0 4 8 0 0 2 6 1 1 2
Mar 18 @DEN 105-109 27 10 4 0 0 0 1 3 7 3 3 1 4 0 4 2
Mar 17 @NOP 128-112 28 8 2 0 1 0 0 3 10 0 0 2 7 1 1 3
Mar 15 LAL 139-100 16 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 4 2 0 2
Mar 12 CLE 117-112 30 16 6 2 0 0 0 5 11 2 2 4 7 2 4 2
Mar 10 @CHI 94-115 27 21 3 0 1 0 0 7 15 1 1 6 12 2 1 0
Mar 8 UTA 108-115 Did Not Play
Mar 6 @SAS 112-110 25 7 2 0 0 0 0 3 6 0 0 1 4 1 1 1
Mar 4 MEM 123-108 24 3 1 0 0 0 0 1 10 0 0 1 7 0 1 3
Mar 1 @LAC 103-122 30 23 8 2 0 0 0 6 16 5 6 6 11 3 5 1
Feb 27 IND 108-117 23 12 3 0 0 1 0 4 11 2 2 2 7 1 2 2
Feb 25 MIN 142-130 24 18 2 3 0 0 1 5 15 4 5 4 13 1 1 1
Feb 23 @NOP 99-129 24 17 4 0 0 0 1 5 9 4 4 3 6 2 2 1
Feb 15 MIA 109-117 31 17 6 1 0 0 0 6 16 0 0 5 10 4 2 3
Feb 11 PHO 133-102 33 16 4 1 1 1 3 4 9 5 8 3 6 2 2 1
Feb 9 @CHA 95-107 35 14 4 1 0 0 1 5 11 2 2 2 6 1 3 2
Feb 7 ORL 128-104 28 6 4 2 1 0 0 2 7 1 1 1 2 3 1 1
Feb 3 CHI 121-117 33 0 4 0 0 0 1 0 7 0 2 0 6 1 3 5
Feb 2 ATL 108-113 34 11 2 2 0 0 0 4 12 0 0 3 9 0 2 3
Jan 31 SAC 105-83 27 25 11 3 1 0 1 7 14 5 8 6 12 3 8 3
Jan 29 @IND 120-101 35 27 7 0 1 0 0 9 16 4 5 5 9 1 6 2
Jan 27 @PHI 118-123 42 11 5 0 0 0 2 3 11 2 2 3 9 1 4 5
Jan 25 @BOS 120-109 36 19 5 1 1 0 2 5 8 6 7 3 4 3 2 3
Jan 23 @MIL 127-114 29 16 1 1 1 0 1 6 11 1 1 3 7 1 0 4
Jan 21 @MEM 95-119 Did Not Play
Jan 20 GSW 108-125 9 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 0
Jan 18 MIL 111-92 Did Not Play
Jan 17 @MIA 109-103 Did Not Play
Jan 15 @BKN 112-137 23 12 7 1 1 0 3 2 8 6 6 2 3 3 4 0
Jan 13 MEM 105-110 26 10 0 0 0 0 1 3 11 3 4 1 8 0 0 3
Jan 11 @MIN 119-105 38 18 7 4 1 0 0 6 16 1 1 5 14 2 5 5
Jan 10 CHA 121-114 36 13 2 1 2 0 0 5 12 0 0 3 7 2 0 1
Jan 8 @TOR 122-129 32 9 4 0 1 0 0 2 8 4 4 1 5 2 2 2
Jan 6 @ORL 93-100 33 19 4 0 2 0 0 7 12 0 0 5 9 0 4 0
Jan 5 OKC 118-116 32 12 4 1 0 0 0 5 11 0 0 2 7 2 2 1
Jan 2 WAS 101-91 32 8 4 2 1 1 1 3 7 0 0 2 5 1 3 3
Dec 31 NYK 129-122 35 25 6 1 0 2 0 8 12 5 6 4 8 2 4 3
Dec 30 LAC 140-116 23 6 3 0 0 0 0 2 10 1 1 1 8 0 3 2
Dec 27 @DAL 107-123 28 22 3 0 1 1 1 7 12 4 4 4 7 1 2 3
Dec 26 PHO 131-115 25 15 5 1 0 0 1 6 9 0 0 3 5 2 3 2
Dec 23 @MEM 115-109 35 28 7 0 0 2 2 9 17 3 3 7 13 1 6 4
Dec 21 @PHO 111-125 28 15 5 0 0 1 1 5 10 2 2 3 7 1 4 2
Dec 20 SAS 100-102 37 7 6 2 0 0 1 2 8 2 2 1 3 2 4 3
Dec 17 @MIN 109-111 36 28 6 0 3 1 2 9 19 3 4 7 16 3 3 2
Dec 16 NOP 122-100 27 8 3 0 0 0 0 3 11 0 0 2 8 0 3 1
Dec 14 SAC 132-98 26 22 6 1 0 0 0 8 12 2 3 4 7 2 4 0
Dec 12 BKN 122-118 31 19 6 2 0 0 0 6 11 4 5 3 7 2 4 3
Dec 10 DAL 109-87 30 4 7 1 0 0 1 2 8 0 0 0 3 0 7 1
Dec 9 @OKC 99-102 32 14 8 1 1 0 1 5 15 0 0 4 11 3 5 1
Dec 7 LAL 134-95 25 12 4 0 1 0 1 3 9 6 6 0 3 2 2 2
Dec 5 BOS 107-106 29 2 6 3 1 1 0 0 6 2 2 0 5 0 6 2
Dec 2 @DEN 110-128 25 18 6 2 1 0 0 4 7 6 6 4 6 2 4 3
Dec 1 @GSW 127-132 45 29 5 0 0 0 2 9 17 6 7 5 10 2 3 4
Nov 29 @UTA 120-101 21 11 2 0 0 0 2 4 7 0 0 3 5 1 1 1
Nov 27 @POR 114-130 27 14 6 3 1 0 1 5 7 2 2 2 4 1 5 1
Nov 25 @SAC 104-117 29 13 0 4 0 0 1 4 10 2 2 3 7 0 0 2
Nov 23 TOR 102-115 29 13 3 2 1 0 3 5 13 0 0 3 8 2 1 3
Nov 21 @DET 96-99 29 10 6 1 0 1 0 4 9 2 2 0 3 1 5 1
Nov 19 UTA 111-102 32 5 3 0 0 0 0 2 9 0 0 1 5 1 2 1
Nov 17 POR 126-109 33 13 5 1 0 1 0 4 8 2 3 3 5 2 3 0
Nov 16 @OKC 105-103 33 14 3 0 0 0 0 5 13 0 0 4 9 0 3 1
Nov 14 PHI 115-88 30 7 7 2 0 0 1 3 11 0 0 1 6 3 4 1
Nov 12 SAS 100-106 37 6 8 1 0 0 2 1 13 3 4 1 7 4 4 5
Nov 9 @SAS 99-101 36 20 9 0 1 0 0 5 11 6 7 4 6 1 8 2
Nov 7 @WAS 106-114 34 23 7 2 1 0 2 9 15 0 0 5 8 3 4 2
Nov 5 @ATL 112-97 31 12 3 0 0 0 2 4 13 0 0 4 10 1 2 1
Nov 2 @NYK 99-118 29 16 9 0 0 0 3 6 15 0 0 4 9 5 4 1
Nov 1 @CLE 128-120 31 12 4 1 0 0 0 4 12 0 0 4 7 3 1 3
Oct 30 DAL 93-92 32 14 12 0 0 0 1 6 10 2 2 0 2 4 8 2
Oct 28 @DAL 98-106 25 5 4 0 0 0 2 2 5 0 0 1 1 1 3 2
Oct 26 @LAL 120-114 34 14 7 1 2 0 0 6 15 0 0 2 7 1 6 1
Ryan Anderson Projections For Upcoming Games – Next 3 Days
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Ryan Anderson – Playing Time & Selected Stats

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#2 Power Forward
Also Listed As:  #3 Center

1.  Trevor Ariza

2.  Ryan Anderson

3.  Sam Dekker

4.  Montrezl Harrell

5.  Kyle Wiltjer

6.  Nene Hilario

7.  Chinanu Onuaku

Houston Rockets

True Shooting Percentage

58.3%

True Shooting % in 2016-17

In 2016-17, Ryan Anderson has a true shooting percentage of 58.3%.

Projected True Shooting % in 2016-17

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What Is True Shooting Percentage?

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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Ryan Anderson 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 20 66 36.0 13.4 8.5 1.4 1.2 0.5 1.9 39.3 84.5 1.7 2.9 5.7 5.2 36.5 4.4 11.2 2.7 3.2
2009-10 21 63 36.0 19.1 7.9 1.4 1.0 0.5 3.1 43.6 86.6 2.2 2.7 5.2 8.3 37.0 6.6 15.2 2.8 3.2
2010-11 22 ORL 64 36.0 17.2 9.0 1.3 0.8 1.0 3.4 43.0 81.2 1.2 3.3 5.7 8.6 39.3 5.7 13.3 2.4 3.0
2011-12 23 ORL 61 36.0 18.0 8.6 1.0 0.9 0.5 3.0 43.9 87.7 1.0 4.1 4.5 7.7 39.3 6.1 13.9 2.7 3.1
2012-13 24 NOP 81 36.0 18.8 7.5 1.4 0.6 0.4 3.1 42.3 84.4 1.4 2.7 4.7 8.0 38.2 6.8 16.0 2.2 2.6
2013-14 25 NOP 22 36.0 19.7 6.4 0.8 0.5 0.3 3.0 43.8 95.2 0.9 3.0 3.4 7.4 40.9 7.0 16.0 2.7 2.8
2014-15 26 NOP 61 36.0 17.9 6.3 1.2 0.7 0.4 2.6 39.9 85.4 1.3 2.3 4.0 7.7 34.0 6.3 15.7 2.8 3.2
2015-16 27 NOP 66 36.0 20.2 7.1 1.3 0.7 0.4 2.3 42.7 87.3 1.6 2.3 4.8 6.4 36.6 7.1 16.7 3.6 4.1
2016-17 28 HOU 72 36.0 16.7 5.6 1.2 0.5 0.2 3.5 41.8 86.0 0.9 1.9 3.7 8.6 40.3 5.5 13.2 2.2 2.6
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Ryan Anderson 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 20 66 1312 487 311 52 44 20 69 39.3 84.5 63 104 207 189 36.5 160 407 98 116
2009-10 21 63 919 487 202 37 25 14 78 43.6 86.6 56 70 132 211 37.0 169 388 71 82
2010-11 22 ORL 64 1424 681 355 52 30 38 134 43.0 81.2 49 129 226 341 39.3 226 525 95 117
2011-12 23 ORL 61 1964 980 471 54 50 26 166 43.9 87.7 57 224 247 422 39.3 332 757 150 171
2012-13 24 NOP 81 2503 1309 519 97 42 31 213 42.3 84.4 97 191 328 557 38.2 472 1115 152 180
2013-14 25 NOP 22 795 436 142 17 10 7 67 43.8 95.2 20 66 76 164 40.9 155 354 59 62
2014-15 26 NOP 61 1675 833 295 55 33 20 122 39.9 85.4 62 108 187 359 34.0 291 729 129 151
2015-16 27 NOP 66 2008 1124 396 73 38 25 131 42.7 87.3 90 131 265 358 36.6 397 929 199 228
2016-17 28 HOU 72 2116 979 330 68 31 14 204 41.8 86.0 55 112 218 506 40.3 323 773 129 150
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Ryan Anderson NBA Advanced Stats
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Season Age Team G Min TS% eFG% AR TOR AST/TO EFF
2008-09 20 66 19.9 53.2 47.8 9.1 11.0 0.8 8.9
2009-10 21 63 14.6 57.4 53.6 7.2 10.8 0.7 7.6
2010-11 22 ORL 64 22.3 59.1 55.8 7.7 7.2 1.1 12.3
2011-12 23 ORL 61 32.2 58.9 54.8 5.7 6.0 0.9 17.7
2012-13 24 NOP 81 30.9 54.8 51.9 7.0 7.0 1.0 15.2
2013-14 25 NOP 22 36.1 57.2 53.2 4.1 4.8 0.9 17.7
2014-15 26 NOP 61 27.5 52.4 48.3 6.0 6.8 0.9 11.7
2015-16 27 NOP 66 30.4 54.6 49.8 6.1 7.5 0.8 15.2
2016-17 28 HOU 72 29.4 58.3 55.0 7.1 5.7 1.2 12.4
2016-17 Projections 29 HOU 70 28.9 Subscribe now to see our 2016-17 projections for Ryan Anderson

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Ryan Anderson: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Anderson will come off the bench for Game 5, Mark Berman of FOX 26 in Houston reports.

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Anderson said he expects to come off the bench for Tuesday's Game 5 against the Spurs, Jonathan Feigen of the Houston Chronicle reports.

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Anderson posted 13 points (5-11 FG, 3-7 3Pt) and four rebounds over 32 minutes during Sunday's 125-104 win over the Spurs in Game 4 of the Western Conference semifinals.

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Anderson tallied 18 points (7-9 FG, 4-5 3Pt), eight rebounds and an assist over 35 minutes in Wednesday's 121-96 loss to the Spurs.

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Anderson scored 20 points (7-17 FG, 6-15 3Pt) and he added four assists with two rebounds over 32 minutes in Wednesday's 123-118 win against the Timberwolves.

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Anderson poured in 12 points (4-9 FG, 2-7 3Pt, 2-2 FT) and added two rebounds and two assists over 20 minutes in Monday's 125-96 loss to the Clippers.

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Anderson registered 21 points (7-9 FG, 6-8 3Pt, 1-1 FT), one rebound and one steal across 23 minutes in a 135-128 win over the Kings on Sunday.

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Anderson (ankle) started at power forward and supplied nine points (3-6 FG, 3-5 3Pt), three rebounds and one block across 13 minutes in a 114-109 loss to the Pistons on Friday.

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Anderson (ankle) will start at power forward Friday against the Pistons, but coach Mike D'Antoni said the big man's workload will be limited to 15 first-half minutes, ESPN.com's Calvin Watkins reports.

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Anderson (ankle) will play in Friday's game against the Pistons, but his minutes will be monitored, Jonathan Feigen of the Houston Chronicle reports.

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Anderson (ankle) went through a full practice Thursday and remains on track for a potential return Friday against the Pistons, Calvin Watkins of ESPN.com reports.

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Anderson (ankle) will not play Wednesday against Denver but hopes to return Friday versus Detroit, Calvin Watkins of ESPN reports.

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2016-17

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2015-16

Anderson suffered through by far his worst season as a Pelican last year, slogging through 61 games while averaging 28 minutes, 13.7 points, 4.8 rebounds, and 0.3 blocks per game. The minutes, points, and rebounds were all the lowest they've been for Anderson since 2010-11—before he burst onto the scene with the Orlando Magic. The trait that has made Anderson a fantasy darling in the past, his three-point shooting, also suffered mightily last year. The career 38-percent shooter watched his percentage plummet to 34 last year, making just 122 triples. A weak rebounder and shot blocker with newfound concerns about his shooting, Anderson will need to impress new coach Alvin Gentry to wrestle away playing time from Omer Asik and Alexis Ajinca—both of whom were re-signed to pricey contracts this offseason. When on the court, Anderson should benefit from Gentry's affinity for three-point shooting. However, the forward has played just 83 games over his past two seasons and has topped 66 games just once in his career. Anthony Davis' defensive prowess will help mask Anderson's deficiencies in that department if the eighth-year man out of California experiences a shooting renaissance.

2014-15

Anderson enters the 2014-15 season with more questions than answers. The big man's sixth NBA season ended with a serious neck injury that ultimately required surgery. This June, coach Monty Williams said he expects Anderson to be ready for training camp this fall, but the level of his play is still a question mark given the severity of the injury. Anderson was in the midst of a strong season before succumbing to injury. In 22 games, Anderson averaged 19.8 points, 6.5 rebounds, 0.5 steals, and 0.3 blocks to go with 41 percent shooting from beyond the arc in 36 minutes of action. Anderson isn't the best rebounding power forward in the league, and his 0.3 blocks per game leave something to be desired, but his excellent shooting from both three-point range and the free-throw line, where he shot 95 percent last season, make him a productive fantasy player. Anderson will almost certainly come off the bench behind Anthony Davis and Omer Asik this season, but that won't be a detriment to his minutes, as he still logged more than 30 per game in 2012-13 despite coming off the bench in 59 of his 81 games. Assuming he's healthy, he should have no problem carving out a big role in the New Orleans offense.

2013-14

Anderson built on his breakout season in 2011-12 with another strong campaign in 2012-13, establishing himself as one of the best three-point shooters in the league. The stretch forward averaged 16.2 points (42 percent from the field, 84 percent from the line), 6.4 rebounds and 2.6 three-pointers made per game despite playing on a new team and in a new system. Despite not providing fantasy teams with the typical big man stats such as rebounds, blocks and field goal percentage, Anderson's three-point shooting ability made him relevant in all fantasy formats. He missed just six games over the past two seasons, further adding to his fantasy value heading into the 2013-14 season. Anderson might start alongside sophomore sensation Anthony Davis in at the frontcourt, giving him all the room to operate beyond the three-point arc. His rebounding numbers are not likely to improve, as Anderson plays further from the basket. However, with new additions in Jrue Holiday and Tyreke Evans taking on some of the defensive pressure, Anderson may see even more opportunities from downtown. Anderson will head into this coming season at the age of 25, hopefully with more confidence than ever.

2012-13

Anderson won the NBA’s Most Improved Player award in 2011-12 while averaging 16.1 points and 7.7 rebounds and shooting 39.3 percent for Orlando. The award sounds nice, but sometimes being most improved means a player just got a chance to play more minutes. And that’s what happened for Anderson, who averaged 10 more minutes per game. He made the most of the extra playing time and earned himself a four-year deal with the rebuilding Hornets. It may be hard for Anderson to replicate his production in 2012-13. One hurdle is that there were more shooters to defend on Orlando’s roster last season than will line up with him in New Orleans. Playing off Dwight Howard is not the same as playing off Robin Lopez. Anderson, who has a reputation of playing away from the basket, was a surprising fifth in the league in offensive rebounding last season. We’re expecting a drop in his rebounding production this year. He’s supposed to see most of his time at small forward and power forward but could also see some minutes at center. How opponents defend Anderson and scheme against the team will change. He’ll draw more attention. He’s got value as a long-distance shooter--the Hornets ranked 23rd in three-point shooting and 29th in offense--so someone like Anderson is needed in New Orleans. After Eric Gordon, Anderson should get the second most shots on this team.

2011-12

Anderson is an ideal fit for Stan Van Gundy’s perimeter-shooting friendly offense. He provides the luxury of spreading the floor with his three-point shooting (39 percent last season). Even though he’s not a defensive presence at 6-10, his rebounding improved last year, despite playing next to Howard. As long as Howard is drawing double teams, Anderson will be a lethal 3-point shooter and should easily average double digits.

2010-11

Rashard Lewis is not the only 6-10 player on the Magic’s roster who prefers to play away from the basket. Anderson’s size indicates ‘power forward,’ but he plays more like a guard. He hit 78 three-pointers last season and shot an efficient 86.6 percent from the free throw line. Those numbers alone give him some fantasy value, and the chance to see more tick when Lewis moves to the wing makes him a nice upside pick late in your draft.

2009-10

Anderson was a throw-in to the Carter deal, but he's not your typical trade filler. Anderson, who will be entering just his second season, has a nice shooting touch for a big man and has already started 30 games in his career. He probably won't see the playing time with the Magic that he did with the Nets last season, but he could help the club replace some of the production lost with the departure of Hedo Turkoglu.