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Chase Budinger

27-Year-Old    SF,SG    Indiana Pacers

2015-16 NBA Stats

PTS

4.5

REB

2.5

AST

1.1

STL

0.6

BLK

0.2

2015-16 NBA ROS Projections

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2015-16 Fantasy Basketball Outlook

Budinger developed into a fair three-point bomber with the Rockets to start his career, prompting the Timberwolves to deal a first-round pick for his services after he hit 1.5 per game from deep in the lockout-shortened 2011-12 season. Since landing in Minnesota, though, he'...

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HT: 6' 7"   WT: 218 lbs   DOB: 5/22/1988  College: Arizona   DRAFTED: 2nd Rd, #44 Overall in 2009   Show ContractHide Contract

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Traded to the Pacers in July of 2015.

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Chase Budinger 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
2009-10 21 74 20.2 8.9 3.0 1.2 0.5 0.1 1.2 44.1 77.0 0.6 0.5 2.5 3.4 36.9 3.4 7.6 0.9 1.2
2010-11 22 HOU 78 22.3 9.8 3.6 1.6 0.5 0.2 1.1 42.5 85.5 0.9 0.7 2.9 3.5 32.5 3.6 8.4 1.5 1.8
2011-12 23 HOU 58 22.4 9.6 3.7 1.3 0.5 0.1 1.5 44.2 77.1 0.9 0.7 3.1 3.8 40.2 3.6 8.1 0.9 1.2
2012-13 24 MIN 23 22.1 9.4 3.1 1.1 0.6 0.3 1.1 41.4 76.2 1.0 0.7 2.4 3.5 32.1 3.4 8.3 1.4 1.8
2013-14 25 MIN 41 18.3 6.7 2.5 0.8 0.5 0.0 1.0 39.4 82.1 0.6 0.5 2.0 2.9 35.0 2.4 6.2 0.8 1.0
2014-15 26 MIN 67 19.2 6.8 3.0 1.0 0.7 0.1 0.8 43.3 82.7 0.7 0.5 2.5 2.1 36.4 2.5 5.8 1.0 1.2
2015-16 27 IND 40 15.7 4.5 2.5 1.1 0.6 0.2 0.5 40.2 70.5 0.6 0.6 1.9 1.5 29.5 1.7 4.1 0.8 1.1
Rest Of Season Projections 27 IND 25 5.0 Subscribe now to see our 2015-16 rest of season projections for Chase Budinger
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Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

Chase Budinger 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 1 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 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 7 14.1 3.6 2.9 1.3 0.9 0.0 0.0 45.5 55.6 0.6 0.9 2.0 0.9 0.0 1.4 3.1 0.7 1.3
Last 5 Games 5 13.2 3.0 3.0 1.6 0.6 0.0 0.0 41.7 55.6 0.6 0.8 2.2 0.6 0.0 1.0 2.4 1.0 1.8
Last 10 Games 10 14.6 2.9 3.0 1.1 0.8 0.1 0.0 33.3 63.6 0.5 0.7 2.3 0.9 0.0 1.1 3.3 0.7 1.1
Last 20 Games 20 14.4 4.0 2.4 1.1 0.7 0.1 0.1 37.5 70.8 0.6 0.5 1.9 1.2 8.3 1.5 4.0 0.9 1.2

 

2015-16 NBA Game Log   Chase Budinger
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Date Opp MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TO FGM FGA FTM FTA 3PM 3PA OREB DREB FOULS
2016-2Feb 8 LAL Did Not Play
2016-2Feb 6 DET Did Not Play
2016-2Feb 5 @ATL Did Not Play
2016-2Feb 3 @BKN Did Not Play
2016-2Feb 1 CLE Did Not Play
2016-1Jan 30 DEN Did Not Play
2016-1Jan 28 ATL 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2016-1Jan 26 LAC Did Not Play
2016-1Jan 23 @SAC Did Not Play
2016-1Jan 22 @GSW 14 5 3 3 0 0 0 2 2 1 2 0 0 1 2 2
2016-1Jan 19 @PHO 14 2 6 0 0 0 1 0 3 2 4 0 1 2 4 1
2016-1Jan 17 @DEN 17 4 2 2 1 0 0 2 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 2
2016-1Jan 15 WAS 20 4 4 3 1 0 2 1 4 2 3 0 2 0 4 0
2016-1Jan 13 @BOS 20 4 4 0 2 0 0 2 5 0 0 0 2 2 2 1
2016-1Jan 12 PHO 13 6 1 1 1 0 1 3 5 0 0 0 1 0 1 0
2016-1Jan 10 @HOU Did Not Play
2016-1Jan 8 @NOP Did Not Play
2016-1Jan 6 @ORL Did Not Play
2016-1Jan 4 @MIA 22 0 5 0 0 1 1 0 5 0 0 0 2 1 4 0
2016-1Jan 2 DET Did Not Play
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2015-12Dec 31 MIL 14 2 2 2 2 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 2
2015-12Dec 30 @CHI 11 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 4 2 2 0 0 0 3 2
2015-12Dec 28 ATL 14 10 2 0 2 0 0 5 6 0 0 0 1 0 2 1
2015-12Dec 26 @MIN 16 11 3 1 2 0 2 4 5 2 2 1 1 0 3 1
2015-12Dec 23 SAC 14 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2015-12Dec 21 @SAS 13 4 1 1 0 0 0 2 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
2015-12Dec 19 @MEM 8 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
2015-12Dec 18 BKN 13 8 2 1 0 0 0 3 8 2 2 0 3 2 0 1
2015-12Dec 16 DAL 17 0 5 1 0 0 2 0 4 0 0 0 1 0 5 2
2015-12Dec 14 TOR 18 5 4 0 0 0 0 1 6 3 4 0 3 0 4 0
2015-12Dec 12 @DET 15 9 0 2 0 0 1 3 7 2 3 1 3 0 0 0
2015-12Dec 11 MIA 13 1 1 3 1 1 2 0 2 1 2 0 2 0 1 0
2015-12Dec 8 GSW 18 12 7 0 0 0 0 4 7 3 4 1 1 4 3 0
2015-12Dec 5 @UTA 15 2 6 0 0 0 1 1 5 0 0 0 1 0 6 3
2015-12Dec 3 @POR 23 10 3 0 0 0 0 3 5 2 2 2 2 0 3 0
2015-12Dec 2 @LAC 8 0 4 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 2 1
2015-11Nov 29 @LAL 11 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
2015-11Nov 27 CHI 11 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
2015-11Nov 24 @WAS 15 5 1 1 1 0 0 2 2 0 0 1 1 1 0 1
2015-11Nov 21 MIL 30 13 1 3 1 0 2 5 9 0 0 3 4 0 1 1
2015-11Nov 18 @PHI 31 15 6 1 1 2 1 5 13 4 4 1 4 3 3 2
2015-11Nov 16 @CHI 18 0 4 0 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 4 1
2015-11Nov 13 MIN 15 6 0 5 1 1 0 2 4 1 1 1 1 0 0 1
2015-11Nov 11 @BOS 22 10 3 2 0 2 2 4 7 1 2 1 2 1 2 2
2015-11Nov 9 ORL 17 6 3 2 1 0 0 2 3 0 0 2 3 0 3 2
2015-11Nov 8 @CLE 18 5 2 0 0 0 1 2 4 0 2 1 2 1 1 1
2015-11Nov 6 MIA 15 3 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 3 5 0 2 0 1 1
2015-11Nov 4 BOS 19 4 4 1 1 0 1 2 6 0 0 0 3 1 3 1
2015-11Nov 3 @DET 10 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
2015-10Oct 31 UTA 14 3 3 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 1 2 0 3 1
2015-10Oct 29 MEM 13 6 0 3 1 0 0 2 3 0 0 2 3 0 0 0
2015-10Oct 28 @TOR 15 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 2 0 2 1
Chase Budinger 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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Chase Budinger – Playing Time & Selected Stats

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#5 Small Forward
Also Listed As:  #5 Shooting Guard

1.  Paul George

2.  C.J. Miles

3.  Solomon Hill

4.  Glenn Robinson

5.  Chase Budinger

6.  Rakeem Christmas

Indiana Pacers

True Shooting Percentage

49.4%

True Shooting % in 2015-16

In 2015-16, Chase Budinger has a true shooting percentage of 49.4%.

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Chase Budinger 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
2009-10 21 74 36.0 15.8 5.3 2.1 0.8 0.3 2.2 44.1 77.0 1.2 0.9 4.4 6.0 36.9 6.0 13.6 1.6 2.1
2010-11 22 HOU 78 36.0 15.8 5.8 2.6 0.8 0.4 1.8 42.5 85.5 1.4 1.1 4.7 5.7 32.5 5.8 13.6 2.4 2.9
2011-12 23 HOU 58 36.0 15.5 6.0 2.1 0.8 0.2 2.4 44.2 77.1 1.5 1.1 5.0 6.1 40.2 5.8 13.1 1.5 1.9
2012-13 24 MIN 23 36.0 15.3 5.0 1.8 1.0 0.5 1.8 41.4 76.2 1.6 1.1 4.0 5.7 32.1 5.6 13.5 2.3 3.0
2013-14 25 MIN 41 36.0 13.1 4.9 1.5 0.9 0.1 2.0 39.4 82.1 1.2 0.9 4.0 5.8 35.0 4.8 12.2 1.5 1.9
2014-15 26 MIN 67 36.0 12.8 5.5 1.8 1.2 0.3 1.5 43.3 82.7 1.4 0.9 4.6 4.0 36.4 4.7 10.9 1.9 2.3
2015-16 27 IND 40 36.0 10.4 5.7 2.5 1.3 0.4 1.0 40.2 70.5 1.4 1.3 4.4 3.5 29.5 3.8 9.4 1.8 2.5
Rest Of Season Projections 27 IND 25 36.0 Subscribe now to see our 2015-16 rest of season projections for Chase Budinger
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Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

Chase Budinger 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
2009-10 21 74 1493 657 220 88 34 11 92 44.1 77.0 48 38 182 249 36.9 249 565 67 87
2010-11 22 HOU 78 1738 765 281 127 41 18 89 42.5 85.5 67 52 229 274 32.5 279 656 118 138
2011-12 23 HOU 58 1298 558 217 74 29 7 88 44.2 77.1 55 38 179 219 40.2 208 471 54 70
2012-13 24 MIN 23 508 216 71 25 14 7 26 41.4 76.2 23 15 56 81 32.1 79 191 32 42
2013-14 25 MIN 41 751 274 103 31 19 2 42 39.4 82.1 24 19 84 120 35.0 100 254 32 39
2014-15 26 MIN 67 1286 457 198 64 44 10 52 43.3 82.7 49 33 165 143 36.4 169 390 67 81
2015-16 27 IND 40 626 181 99 43 22 7 18 40.2 70.5 25 23 76 61 29.5 66 164 31 44
Rest Of Season Projections 27 IND 25 124 Subscribe now to see our 2015-16 rest of season projections for Chase Budinger
Preseason Projections 27 IND 68 1102 Subscribe now to see our 2015-16 projections for Chase Budinger

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Chase Budinger NBA Advanced Stats
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Season Age Team G Min TS% eFG% AR TOR AST/TO EFF
2009-10 21 74 20.2 54.5 52.2 11.9 6.5 1.8 8.5
2010-11 22 HOU 78 22.3 53.4 49.3 13.9 7.4 1.9 9.8
2011-12 23 HOU 58 22.4 55.6 53.5 11.7 8.7 1.3 9.5
2012-13 24 MIN 23 22.1 51.6 48.2 9.7 8.9 1.1 8.2
2013-14 25 MIN 41 18.3 50.5 47.6 9.5 7.4 1.3 6.0
2014-15 26 MIN 67 19.2 53.7 50.0 11.9 9.1 1.3 7.3
2015-16 27 IND 40 15.7 49.4 45.7 17.1 9.9 1.7 5.4
Rest Of Season Projections 27 IND 25 5.0 Subscribe now to see our 2015-16 rest of season projections for Chase Budinger
Preseason Projections 27 IND 68 16.2 Subscribe now to see our 2015-16 projections for Chase Budinger

Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

Chase Budinger: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Budinger contributed two points (0-3 FG, 0-1 3Pt, 2-4 FT) and six rebounds in 14 minutes during the Pacers' 97-94 win versus the Suns on Tuesday.

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Budinger pitched in 11 points (4-5 FG, 1-1 3Pt, 2-2 FT), three rebounds, an assist, and a pair of steals over 16 minutes in Saturday's 102-88 victory over the Timberwolves.

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Budinger managed five points and four rebounds off the bench in the Pacers' 106-90 Monday win over the Raptors.

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Budinger moved back to a reserve role in Tuesday's win over the Wizards. He accumulated five points (2-2 FG, 1-1 3Pt), one rebound, one assist, and one steal over his 15 minutes.

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Budinger will start at shooting guard Saturday against the Bucks.

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Budinger returned to the bench Wednesday against the Sixers, but had his best game of the season, scoring 15 points (5-13 FG, 1-4 3Pt, 4-4 FT) to go with six rebounds, two blocks, an assist, and a steal over 31 minutes.

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Budinger will shift back to the bench Wednesday against the 76ers, Tom Moore of Calkins Media reports.

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Budinger was held scoreless (0-2 FG, 0-1 3Pt) while contributing four rebounds and a steal over 18 minutes in Monday's 96-95 loss to the Bulls.

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Budinger will get the start at shooting guard Monday against the Bulls, Candace Buckner of the Indianapolis Star reports.

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Budinger scored four points and snagged four rebounds in Wednesday's 100-98 win over the Celtics.

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Budinger tallied 17 points (7-11 FG, 3-6 3Pt), five rebounds, one assist, and two steals across 25 minutes in a preseason win over the Hornets on Thursday.

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Budinger (hamstring) returned to practice Sunday and plans to play in Tuesday's matchup with the Pistons, Nate Taylor of the Indianapolis Star reports.

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2015-16

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2014-15

Chase Budinger's two-year stint with the Timberwolves has been plagued by a litany of injuries. In 2013-14, he was limited to 41 games by knee and ankle ailments (after only playing 23 in 2012-13). When he was on the court, the sixth-year forward averaged 6.7 points, 1.0 three-pointers, 2.5 rebounds, 0.8 assists, and 0.5 steals in 18 minutes per game. He hit a career-low 39 percent of his field goals but took nearly half of his shots from three-point range, from which he converted 35 percent of his shots. Budinger also converted 82 percent of his free throws. Offseason reports have had Budinger feeling better than at any time since he left Houston two years ago. While the injuries have robbed the 6-7 forward of some of his athleticism, he could provide some perimeter support for Minnesota in 2014-15. Budinger will likely serve as a backup to Andrew Wiggins, which should be a role he is accustomed to since he has started just 17 percent of his games. Even in limited minutes, Budinger has hit at least 1.0 three-pointer in each of his five seasons. With a bit of luck in the health department, Budinger could be a useful three-point streamer for fantasy owners.

2013-14

Last season Budinger was supposed to add a needed outside shot and veteran savvy from a player experienced with head coach Rick Adelman's system, but he missed 59 games with a torn lateral meniscus. He had a setback before training camp when swelling developed in the same knee and he needed a second surgery. While it was a major operation, only a quarter of his meniscus was removed, which could result in a reduced recovery time compared to last year. If healthy, he's a talented and efficient scorer. He struggled with his three-point shot with the T-Wolves last season at just 32.1 percent, but it was a small sample size (81 attempts) and he hit 44 percent from the floor, 40 percent from three and 77 percent from the line the previous season in Houston. Still, it's possible he misses most or all of the season with his knee injury.

2012-13

After three seasons in Houston, Budinger was shipped to Minnesota, where he will have a chance to earn significant minutes at small forward. He’ll start the season behind Andre Kirilenko on the depth chart, with Derrick Williams and Dante Cunningham also in play, but the Timberwolves saw enough in Budinger to send the 18th overall pick in the draft to Houston in order to get him. Budinger does very little defensively, but he’s a talented and efficient scorer. In just 22.4 minutes per game last season, he averaged 9.6 points and 1.5 three-pointers per game while shooting 44 percent from the floor, 40 percent from three and 77 percent from the line. His per 36-minute numbers come out to 15.5 points and 2.4 three-pointers per game. He will likely give way to Kirilenko as the starter for defensive reasons, but Budinger could easily assume the role of high-volume shooter off the bench. His shooting numbers make him an enticing option late in drafts in deep leagues.

2011-12

Budinger played his way into the Rockets’ starting small forward gig last year, combining underrated athleticism and scoring ability with a sound three-point shot. Things might change with a new head coach, Kevin McHale, in town – there’s a chance that McHale could take a long look at Courtney Lee or Terrence Williams as the team’s primary small forward – but both of those guys are behind Budinger at the moment. Through 22 games as the Rockets’ starting three, Budinger averaged 13.9 points, 3.9 rebounds, 2.6 assists, 1.5 three-pointers, 0.6 steals, 0.3 blocks and 1.1 turnovers in 32 minutes per game. Expect some growth this year if he maintains his starting job.

2010-11

Budinger can score, particularly from long range - he made 93 three-pointers last year despite averaging just 20 mpg. The key for him is Shane Battier's and Kevin Martin's health, and also whether coach Rick Adelman wants to emphasize offense or defense from extended stretches. As it stands, there just aren't too many mintues for Budinger, but should Battier or Martin go down, Budinger could find himself with a bigger role. The acquisition of Courtney Lee complicates the situation, but Budinger can play himself into some minutes as he's potentially one of the league's top long-range gunners.

2009-10

A big guard with a nice outside shot, Budinger had an outstanding Vegas Summer League, shooting 68 percent from the floor and averaging 17.8 points per game. His all around game is still on the raw side, but he could have a significant role if McGrady's not ready, and Barry is dealt.