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Michael Beasley

25-Year-Old    PF,SF    Free Agent

2013-14 NBA Stats

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7.9

REB

3.1

AST

0.7

STL

0.4

BLK

0.4

2014 NBA Projections

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2014-15 Fantasy Basketball Outlook

There was no outlook written for Michael Beasley in 2014-15. Check out the latest news below for more on his current fantasy value.

HT: 6' 10"   WT: 235 lbs   DOB: 1/9/1989  College: Kansas State   DRAFTED: 1st Rd, #2 Overall in 2008   Show ContractHide Contract

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Signed in China in October 2014.

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Beasley will leave the Grizzlies to sign a deal in China, Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports reports.

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Michael Beasley 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 81 24.8 13.9 5.4 1.0 0.5 0.5 0.4 47.2 77.2 1.5 1.4 4.1 1.0 40.7 5.6 11.8 2.3 3.0
2009-10 20 78 29.9 14.8 6.4 1.3 1.0 0.6 0.4 45.0 80.0 1.7 1.6 4.8 1.3 27.5 6.0 13.3 2.5 3.1
2010-11 21 MIN 73 32.3 19.2 5.6 2.2 0.7 0.7 0.8 45.0 75.3 2.7 1.6 4.0 2.2 36.6 7.7 17.1 3.0 4.0
2011-12 22 MIN 47 23.1 11.5 4.4 1.0 0.4 0.4 0.8 44.5 64.2 1.7 0.8 3.6 2.1 37.6 4.7 10.6 1.3 2.0
2012-13 23 PHO 75 20.7 10.1 3.8 1.5 0.4 0.5 0.6 40.5 74.6 1.9 0.7 3.1 1.9 31.3 4.1 10.2 1.3 1.7
2013-14 24 MIA 55 15.1 7.9 3.1 0.7 0.4 0.4 0.4 49.9 77.2 1.0 0.6 2.6 1.0 38.9 3.2 6.5 1.1 1.4

Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

Michael Beasley – Playing Time & Selected Stats

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True Shooting Percentage

55.9%

True Shooting % in 2013-14

In 2013-14, Michael Beasley had a true shooting percentage of 55.9%.

Projected True Shooting % in 2014-15

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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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Michael Beasley 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 81 36.0 20.1 7.9 1.5 0.7 0.7 0.6 47.2 77.2 2.2 2.0 5.9 1.5 40.7 8.1 17.1 3.3 4.3
2009-10 20 78 36.0 17.9 7.7 1.5 1.2 0.8 0.4 45.0 80.0 2.0 1.9 5.8 1.6 27.5 7.2 16.1 3.0 3.7
2010-11 21 MIN 73 36.0 21.4 6.2 2.4 0.8 0.8 0.9 45.0 75.3 3.0 1.8 4.4 2.5 36.6 8.6 19.0 3.3 4.4
2011-12 22 MIN 47 36.0 17.9 6.9 1.5 0.6 0.6 1.3 44.5 64.2 2.6 1.3 5.6 3.3 37.6 7.3 16.5 2.0 3.1
2012-13 23 PHO 75 36.0 17.6 6.5 2.6 0.7 0.8 1.0 40.5 74.6 3.3 1.2 5.3 3.3 31.3 7.2 17.7 2.2 2.9
2013-14 24 MIA 55 36.0 18.9 7.5 1.8 1.0 0.9 0.9 49.9 77.2 2.5 1.3 6.1 2.3 38.9 7.7 15.4 2.6 3.4

Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

Michael Beasley 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 81 2009 1123 439 83 41 37 33 47.2 77.2 121 110 329 81 40.7 452 957 186 241
2009-10 20 78 2329 1156 498 100 80 49 28 45.0 80.0 131 123 375 102 27.5 468 1040 192 240
2010-11 21 MIN 73 2361 1401 409 158 54 52 60 45.0 75.3 195 118 291 164 36.6 561 1246 219 291
2011-12 22 MIN 47 1087 541 207 45 18 19 38 44.5 64.2 80 39 168 101 37.6 221 497 61 95
2012-13 23 PHO 75 1554 759 282 111 31 34 45 40.5 74.6 144 52 230 144 31.3 310 766 94 126
2013-14 24 MIA 55 831 436 172 41 23 21 21 49.9 77.2 57 31 141 54 38.9 177 355 61 79

Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

Michael Beasley NBA Advanced Stats
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Season Age Team G Min TS% eFG% AR TOR AST/TO EFF
2008-09 19 81 24.8 52.8 49.0 6.6 9.5 0.7 12.9
2009-10 20 78 29.9 50.5 46.3 7.3 9.5 0.8 14.5
2010-11 21 MIN 73 32.3 51.0 47.4 9.1 11.3 0.8 15.4
2011-12 22 MIN 47 23.1 50.2 48.3 6.8 12.1 0.6 9.4
2012-13 23 PHO 75 20.7 46.2 43.4 10.3 13.4 0.8 7.8
2013-14 24 MIA 55 15.1 55.9 52.8 8.4 11.7 0.7 8.0

Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

Michael Beasley 2013-14 NBA Game Log

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Date Opponent MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TO FGM FGA FTM FTA 3PM 3PA OREB DREB FOULS

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Michael Beasley: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Beasley will join the Grizzlies in training camp on a non-guaranteed contract, Yahoo! Sports' Adrian Wojnarowski reports.

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Beasley is active for Sunday's Game 5 against the Spurs, the South Florida Sun Sentinel reports.

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Beasley is inactive for Saturday's Game 3 in Miami.

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Beasley played only two minutes and made his only shot to finish with two points, one rebound and one assist Tuesday against the Nets.

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Beasley is active for Game 1 against the Nets on Tuesday, the Sun Sentinel reports.

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Beasley (ankle) is listed as inactive for Monday's Game 4 against the Bobcats.

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Beasley will be able to play Monday against the Bobcats, the South Florida SunSentinel reports.

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Beasley (ankle) was able to go through practice Sunday, but his status for Monday's Game 4 is still unknown, the Sun Sentinel reports.

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Beasley (ankle) was inactive once again for Saturday's Game 3 matchup with the Bobcats.

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Beasley (ankle) is inactive for Wednesday's Game 2 against the Bobcats, the Associated Press reports.

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Beasley (ankle) has been ruled out for Sunday's Game 1 against the Bobcats, the Charlotte Observer reports.

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Beasley left Wednesday's game with a sprained right ankle and will not return.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2014-15

There was no outlook written for Michael Beasley.

2013-14

Super Be Easy chemically induced himself out of Phoenix after just one season, and once he was waived, Beasley contacted the Heat with an offer they couldn't refuse. He agreed to sign with the team on a non-guaranteed contract. The Heat will get an exclusive look at Beasley through training camp and get to decide whether to keep him on the cheap through this season or to cut bait on him before he becomes an issue when the games matter. Based on where he's going to be ranked in drafts, fantasy players will be able to make a similar investment.

2012-13

Beasley has never been able to transfer his immense physical talents into a productive NBA career. There are questions about maturity and work ethic, and despite featured roles with both the Heat and Timberwolves, Beasley has never really impressed. Despite those negatives the Suns gave him a three-year, $18 million dollar deal, which presumably isn't to keep him on the bench. Beasley will get the first crack as starting small forward, and could get enough minutes to have a fantasy role next season. He's a strong rebounder and scorer, albeit an inefficient one.

2011-12

The former second-overall pick of the 2008 NBA Draft was given the starting small forward slot at the beginning of last season, and he used the opportunity to post career-best numbers in nearly every category. Through 73 games played, Beasley averaged 19.2 points, 5.6 rebounds, 2.2 assists, 0.8 three-pointers, 0.7 steals, 0.7 blocks and 2.7 turnovers in 32 minutes. Despite a glut of swingmen on the T-Wolves, he should get most of the playing time at small forward with Kevin Love, Anthony Randolph and Derrick Williams seeing most of the playing time down low.

2010-11

Beasley's first two NBA seasons have been so disappointing, it's easy to forget that he dominated college ball, posting numbers very similar to Kevin Durant's. The Pat Riley salary dumps that allowed Miami to sign the "big three" moved Beasley to Minnesota, where he'll have a chance for a fresh start. A surprisingly frank David Kahn attributed some of Beasley's struggles in Miami to excessive use of marijuana; the T-Wolves GM says that's behind Beasley now, that he's matured, and he's ready to make the most of his potential – we're cautiously optimistic about that. We're less "glass half full" about the state of Minnesota's frontcourt; Beasley will presumably split time with either Kevin Love at the four spot or top draft pick Wes Matthews at the other forward position; either way, he's unlikely to get starter's minutes unless Kahn swings another deal. The positional uncertainty isn't a new problem for Beasley; at 6-10, 235 he lacks the bulk to deal with many NBA fours, but in his NBA career to date he hasn't shown the perimeter game necessary to play the three full-time.

2009-10

With Jamario Moon headed to Cleveland, Miami’s small forward spot appeared to be Beasley’s for the taking. However, the second-year player entered a rehab facility during the offseason, apparently suffering from dependency and emotional issues. It’s a serious situation, and one not totally surprising if you listened to the complaints Dwyane Wade had about his teammate. Hopefully Beasley will be better for it in the end, but playing in the NBA has to take a back seat at some point. It’s expected he’ll be ready for the opening game, but the talented enigma comes with plenty of question marks. After being the second overall pick in the 2008 draft, Beasley had a disappointing rookie season, but there’s still plenty to like from a basketball standpoint, as he averaged 16.7 points, 6.7 rebounds, 0.7 steals and 0.7 blocks during the 19 games he started last season, and even then that was in somewhat limited action (30 mpg). Because that also came with strong shooting numbers (47.6% FG, 80.7% FT), if his mind is right, Beasley is a fine target this year – though for someone who averaged 12.4 rebounds in college, more boards would be nice.

2008-09

If Greg Oden wasn’t making his debut a year later than anticipated, Beasley would be the odds-on favorite to run away with Rookie of the Year honors. He might win it anyway. Easily the most NBA-ready of this year’s crop of rookies, Beasley had the good fortune to land in an ideal situation for instant NBA success. He won’t need to carry the Heat on offense – Dwyane Wade will do that. He won’t be the team’s savior or biggest name from day one. D-Wade has those tasks covered as well. Instead, Beasley will use his size, strength and remarkable athleticism to play second – or third – fiddle to Wade and fellow combo forward Shawn Marion. In summer league play, Beasley reportedly flashed a number of low-post moves and positioning tricks usually seen from five-year NBA veterans – don’t expect him to face the same massive learning curve adjusting to physical play that has stymied rookies in years past. And don’t forget, Beasley also has a very respectable perimeter game – he shot just under 38 percent from three in college.

2007-08

Beasley, as a freshman at Kansas State ranked third in the nation in scoring with 26.2 points per game and averaged a NCAA Division I high of 12.4 rebounds per game. Throw in a .532 field goal percentage, a. 379 three point percentage, and a 1.6 block per game average and you have a complete player who will give the Heat a forward to play alongside Shawn Marion for years. It will be interesting to see if Beasley is playing more as a three rather than a four. It might take him a few weeks to get adjusted to the pro game and to work on his low post scoring, but when he does you have a complete player should be drafted early and owned in all formats.