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Wayne Ellington

29-Year-Old    SG    Miami Heat

2016-17 NBA Stats

PTS

16.0

REB

1.3

AST

1.3

STL

1.7

BLK

0.0

2016-17 NBA ROS Projections

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2016-17 Fantasy Basketball Outlook

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HT: 6' 4"   WT: 200 lbs   DOB: 11/29/1987  College: North Carolina   DRAFTED: 1st Rd, #28 Overall in 2009   Show ContractHide Contract

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Wayne Ellington Contract Information:

Signed a two-year, $12 million contract with the Heat in July of 2016.

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Ellington posted 22 points (8-14 FG, 5-9 3Pt, 1-2 FT), four steals, two rebounds and two assists across 32 minutes in Wednesday's 106-98 win over the Nuggets.

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Wayne Ellington 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 76 18.2 6.6 2.1 1.0 0.3 0.1 0.8 42.4 87.1 1.0 0.4 1.7 2.1 39.5 2.5 5.9 0.8 0.9
2010-11 22 MIN 62 19.0 6.6 1.7 1.2 0.5 0.0 0.8 40.3 79.2 0.9 0.4 1.3 2.0 39.7 2.6 6.4 0.7 0.9
2011-12 23 MIN 51 19.1 6.1 1.9 0.6 0.5 0.2 0.7 40.4 80.0 0.5 0.3 1.7 2.1 32.4 2.4 5.9 0.6 0.8
2012-13 24 CLE 38 25.9 10.4 3.0 1.6 0.8 0.1 1.4 43.9 89.8 0.9 0.5 2.5 3.8 37.1 3.8 8.7 1.4 1.6
2012-13 24 MEM 40 16.9 5.5 1.3 1.1 0.4 0.0 1.0 40.7 93.8 0.6 0.1 1.2 2.4 42.3 2.0 5.0 0.4 0.4
2012-13 24 CLE/MEM 78 21.3 7.9 2.1 1.3 0.6 0.0 1.2 42.7 90.7 0.7 0.3 1.8 3.1 39.2 2.9 6.8 0.9 1.0
2013-14 25 DAL 45 8.7 3.2 1.0 0.4 0.4 0.0 0.6 43.7 90.9 0.2 0.2 0.8 1.3 42.4 1.2 2.8 0.2 0.2
2013-14 25 LAL 45 8.7 3.2 1.0 0.4 0.4 0.0 0.6 43.7 90.9 0.2 0.2 0.8 1.3 42.4 1.2 2.8 0.2 0.2
2013-14 25 DAL/LAL 90 8.7 3.2 1.0 0.4 0.4 0.0 0.6 43.7 90.9 0.2 0.2 0.8 1.3 42.4 1.2 2.8 0.2 0.2
2014-15 26 LAL 65 25.8 10.0 3.2 1.6 0.5 0.0 1.4 41.2 81.3 0.8 0.5 2.8 3.7 37.0 3.9 9.5 0.8 1.0
2015-16 27 BKN 76 21.3 7.7 2.3 1.1 0.6 0.1 1.3 38.9 85.7 0.6 0.3 2.0 3.5 35.8 2.9 7.4 0.7 0.8
2016-17 28 MIA 3 30.7 16.0 1.3 1.3 1.7 0.0 3.0 56.3 75.0 0.3 0.0 1.3 6.3 47.4 6.0 10.7 1.0 1.3
Rest Of Season Projections 29 MIA 45 18.2 Subscribe now to see our 2016-17 rest of season projections for Wayne Ellington
2016-17 Projections 29 MIA 71 14.8 Subscribe now to see our 2016-17 projections for Wayne Ellington

Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

Wayne Ellington 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 31.0 16.0 1.3 1.3 1.7 0.0 3.0 56.3 75.0 0.3 0.0 1.3 6.3 47.4 6.0 10.7 1.0 1.3
Last 14 Days 3 31.0 16.0 1.3 1.3 1.7 0.0 3.0 56.3 75.0 0.3 0.0 1.3 6.3 47.4 6.0 10.7 1.0 1.3
Last 30 Days 3 31.0 16.0 1.3 1.3 1.7 0.0 3.0 56.3 75.0 0.3 0.0 1.3 6.3 47.4 6.0 10.7 1.0 1.3

 

2016-17 NBA Game Log   Wayne Ellington
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Date Opp MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TO FGM FGA FTM FTA 3PM 3PA OREB DREB FOULS
Dec 1 @UTA 34 17 0 0 1 0 0 6 9 2 2 3 5 0 0 0
Nov 30 @DEN 32 22 2 2 4 0 1 8 14 1 2 5 9 0 2 0
Nov 28 BOS 27 9 2 2 0 0 0 4 9 0 0 1 5 0 2 3
Nov 26 MEM Did Not Play
Nov 25 @MEM Did Not Play
Nov 23 @DET Did Not Play
Nov 21 @PHI Did Not Play
Nov 19 @WAS Did Not Play
Nov 17 MIL Did Not Play
Nov 15 ATL Did Not Play
Nov 14 @SAS Did Not Play
Nov 12 UTA Did Not Play
Nov 10 CHI Did Not Play
Nov 7 @OKC Did Not Play
Nov 4 @TOR Did Not Play
Nov 1 SAC Did Not Play
Oct 30 SAS Did Not Play
Oct 28 CHA Did Not Play
Oct 26 @ORL Did Not Play
Wayne Ellington 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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Wayne Ellington – Playing Time & Selected Stats

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

XDion Waiters

XJosh Richardson

1.  Rodney McGruder

2.  Wayne Ellington

3.  Tyler Johnson

4.  Luke Babbitt

XJustise Winslow

Miami Heat

True Shooting Percentage

71.1%

True Shooting % in 2016-17

In 2016-17, Wayne Ellington has a true shooting percentage of 71.1%.

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Wayne Ellington 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 76 36.0 13.1 4.1 1.9 0.5 0.1 1.7 42.4 87.1 1.9 0.9 3.3 4.2 39.5 4.9 11.6 1.6 1.8
2010-11 22 MIN 62 36.0 12.5 3.3 2.2 0.9 0.1 1.5 40.3 79.2 1.6 0.8 2.5 3.7 39.7 4.9 12.1 1.3 1.6
2011-12 23 MIN 51 36.0 11.5 3.7 1.2 1.0 0.4 1.3 40.4 80.0 1.0 0.5 3.1 4.0 32.4 4.5 11.2 1.2 1.5
2012-13 24 CLE 38 36.0 14.5 4.2 2.3 1.1 0.1 1.9 43.9 89.8 1.2 0.7 3.4 5.2 37.1 5.3 12.1 1.9 2.2
2012-13 24 MEM 40 36.0 11.6 2.8 2.2 0.9 0.1 2.2 40.7 93.8 1.3 0.3 2.5 5.2 42.3 4.3 10.6 0.8 0.9
2012-13 24 CLE/MEM 78 36.0 13.3 3.6 2.3 1.0 0.1 2.0 42.7 90.7 1.2 0.5 3.1 5.2 39.2 4.9 11.5 1.5 1.6
2013-14 25 DAL 45 36.0 13.3 3.9 1.7 1.5 0.2 2.3 43.7 90.9 1.0 0.7 3.2 5.4 42.4 5.0 11.5 0.9 1.0
2013-14 25 LAL 45 36.0 13.3 3.9 1.7 1.5 0.2 2.3 43.7 90.9 1.0 0.7 3.2 5.4 42.4 5.0 11.5 0.9 1.0
2013-14 25 DAL/LAL 90 36.0 13.3 3.9 1.7 1.5 0.2 2.3 43.7 90.9 1.0 0.7 3.2 5.4 42.4 5.0 11.5 0.9 1.0
2014-15 26 LAL 65 36.0 14.0 4.5 2.3 0.7 0.0 1.9 41.2 81.3 1.1 0.7 3.8 5.2 37.0 5.5 13.3 1.1 1.4
2015-16 27 BKN 76 36.0 13.1 3.9 1.9 1.1 0.1 2.1 38.9 85.7 1.0 0.4 3.4 6.0 35.8 4.9 12.5 1.2 1.4
2016-17 28 MIA 3 36.0 18.8 1.6 1.6 2.0 0.0 3.5 56.3 75.0 0.4 0.0 1.6 7.4 47.4 7.0 12.5 1.2 1.6
Rest Of Season Projections 29 MIA 45 36.0 Subscribe now to see our 2016-17 rest of season projections for Wayne Ellington
2016-17 Projections 29 MIA 71 36.0 Subscribe now to see our 2016-17 projections for Wayne Ellington

Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

Wayne Ellington 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 76 1386 505 159 74 20 5 64 42.4 87.1 74 33 126 162 39.5 190 448 61 70
2010-11 22 MIN 62 1181 410 108 72 28 3 48 40.3 79.2 53 26 82 121 39.7 160 397 42 53
2011-12 23 MIN 51 973 311 99 33 26 10 35 40.4 80.0 26 14 85 108 32.4 122 302 32 40
2012-13 24 CLE 38 985 396 114 62 29 2 53 43.9 89.8 33 20 94 143 37.1 145 330 53 59
2012-13 24 MEM 40 676 218 52 42 16 1 41 40.7 93.8 24 5 47 97 42.3 81 199 15 16
2012-13 24 CLE/MEM 78 1661 614 166 104 45 3 94 42.7 90.7 57 25 141 240 39.2 226 529 68 75
2013-14 25 DAL 45 393 145 43 19 16 2 25 43.7 90.9 11 8 35 59 42.4 55 126 10 11
2013-14 25 LAL 45 393 145 43 19 16 2 25 43.7 90.9 11 8 35 59 42.4 55 126 10 11
2013-14 25 DAL/LAL 90 786 290 86 38 32 4 50 43.7 90.9 22 16 70 118 42.4 110 252 20 22
2014-15 26 LAL 65 1675 650 210 105 33 2 90 41.2 81.3 50 31 179 243 37.0 254 617 52 64
2015-16 27 BKN 76 1615 586 174 83 48 5 96 38.9 85.7 45 20 154 268 35.8 218 561 54 63
2016-17 28 MIA 3 92 48 4 4 5 0 9 56.3 75.0 1 0 4 19 47.4 18 32 3 4
Rest Of Season Projections 29 MIA 45 821 Subscribe now to see our 2016-17 rest of season projections for Wayne Ellington
2016-17 Projections 29 MIA 71 1051 Subscribe now to see our 2016-17 projections for Wayne Ellington

Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

Wayne Ellington NBA Advanced Stats
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Season Age Team G Min TS% eFG% AR TOR AST/TO EFF
2009-10 21 76 18.2 52.7 49.6 11.8 11.8 1.0 5.6
2010-11 22 MIN 62 19.0 48.8 46.3 13.2 9.7 1.4 5.2
2011-12 23 MIN 51 19.1 48.7 46.2 8.7 6.9 1.3 5.2
2012-13 24 CLE 38 25.9 55.6 52.0 13.7 7.3 1.9 10.0
2012-13 24 MEM 40 16.9 52.9 51.0 15.4 8.8 1.8 4.7
2012-13 24 CLE/MEM 78 21.3 54.6 51.6 14.4 7.9 1.8 7.2
2013-14 25 DAL 45 8.7 55.4 53.6 11.8 6.8 1.7 3.2
2013-14 25 LAL 45 8.7 55.4 53.6 11.8 6.8 1.7 3.2
2013-14 25 DAL/LAL 90 8.7 55.4 53.6 11.8 6.8 1.7 3.2
2014-15 26 LAL 65 25.8 50.4 48.5 13.1 6.2 2.1 8.8
2015-16 27 BKN 76 21.3 49.8 47.4 11.6 6.3 1.8 6.6
2016-17 28 MIA 3 30.7 71.1 70.3 10.3 2.6 4.0 15.0
Rest Of Season Projections 29 MIA 45 18.2 Subscribe now to see our 2016-17 rest of season projections for Wayne Ellington
2016-17 Projections 29 MIA 71 14.8 Subscribe now to see our 2016-17 projections for Wayne Ellington

Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

Wayne Ellington: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Ellington (thigh) recorded nine points (4-9 FG, 1-5 3Pt), two rebounds and two assists across 27 minutes in Monday's 112-104 loss to the Celtics.

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Ellington (thigh) is expected to play around 15 minutes in Monday's matchup with the Celtics, Manny Navarro of the Miami Herald reports.

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Ellington (thigh) will play in Monday's game against the Celtics.

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Ellington (thigh) has been upgraded to questionable for Monday's game against the Celtics, Ira Winderman of the South Florida Sun-Sentinel reports.

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Ellington (wrist) is still considered day-to-day, Ira Winderman of the South Florida Sun-Sentinel reports. "Everything is day to day," coach Erik Spoelstra said. "[Ellington] hasn't done a practice yet, so I mean that's too early to tell."

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Ellington (quadriceps) has been ruled out for Saturday's game against the Grizzlies, Ira Winderman of the South Florida Sun Sentinel reports.

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Ellington (quadriceps) has been ruled out for Friday's game against the Grizzlies, Ira Winderman of the South Florida Sun Sentinel reports.

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Ellington (quad) has been ruled out for Wednesday's matchup with the Pistons, Anthony Chiang of the Palm Beach Post reports.

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Ellington (quad) was able to take part in the Heat's shootaround Monday.

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Coach Erik Spoelstra said Monday that Ellington (quad) is progressing, but is still expected to miss additional time, Ira Winderman of the South Florida Sun Sentinel reports. "He's doing more," Spoelstra said of Ellington. "He won't be playing in the next couple of games, at least. It'll be a little bit of time before we even evaluate him. But he's doing more. That's good."

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Ellington (thigh) has progressed to running in the pool and taking set shots on the court, but remains without a concrete timetable for a return, Anthony Chiang of the Palm Beach Post reports. "[Heat doctors] just keep telling me that I just got to continue to progress and get better. They will let me know when they feel like it's time for me to get on the court," Ellington said.

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Coach Erik Spoelstra confirmed Friday that Ellington (thigh) remains without a definitive timeline for a return, Barry Jackson of the Miami Herald reports. "[Ellington] still hasn't been able to participate in any of these kind of [contact] workouts," Spoelstra said. "He is getting better, but he hasn't progressed to contact work."

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2016-17

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2015-16

After a one-year stint with the Lakers, the 27-year-old Ellington finds himself on his sixth team in seven years. The 6-4, 200-pound shooting guard, signed a one-year, $1.5 million deal with the Nets this offseason in the hopes of extending his career. In 65 games last season, he averaged 10.0 points, 3.2 rebounds, 1.6 assists, 0.5 steals, and 1.4 three-pointers. He shot a respectable 37 percent from three-point territory and 41 percent from the field. Ellington is a solid contributor and is a good locker room guy. Coach Lionel Hollins has previous experience coaching him when Ellington was with the Grizzlies. Hollins has openly said that he has confidence in Ellington as a professional and his consistent desire and effort to win ball games. Barring any injuries, Ellington should carve out a modest role with Bojan Bogdanovic as his biggest competition for playing time at shooting guard. Ellington has always been a consistent shooter from distance, averaging 38 percent for his career. He will be called upon regularly to offer relief in spacing either from drive-and-kick situations in the offense or kick-outs from the post when Brook Lopez has the ball. The Nets are weird, so anything is possible with Ellington this season, but even if he gets big minutes, the only category Ellington performs in at a better-than-average rate is three-pointers.

2014-15

Ellington spent last season buried on the Mavericks' bench, averaging just 3.2 points and 1.0 rebound in a career-low (by far) nine minutes per game. He was traded to the Knicks – along with Jose Calderon, Samuel Dalembert, and Shane Larkin – in June, only to be shipped to Sacramento a month later. The former North Carolina star has struggled to find his niche in the league since entering as a first-round pick in 2009. After three mostly underwhelming years in Minnesota, Ellington bounced from Memphis to Cleveland to Dallas over the next two seasons. Outside of his 38-game cameo with the Cavs in 2012-13, during which he averaged 10.4 points on 44-percent shooting, Ellington hasn't displayed much consistency. He's just a 42-percent shooter for his career and is close to being typecast as a three-point specialist. To his credit, he's one of the better outside shooters in the league (42 percent last season), but the question is whether he'll have enough opportunities to make an impact. Ben McLemore and rookie Nik Stauskas are firmly ahead of Ellington on the depth chart, and he'll likely be relegated to a fringe-rotational role.

2013-14

Known for his defense, Ellington will be something of a specialist for Dallas. Coach Rick Carlisle has had success using other players in a similar role, particularly DeShawn Stevenson, but Ellington will have to earn minutes in a suddenly crowded backcourt. He does have more experience than the crop of rookies, but it doesn't guarantee productivity.

2012-13

The Grizzlies traded for Ellington over the summer, and he should be used as an offensive boost off the bench with O.J. Mayo departed to free agency. That boost will depend on Ellington’s shooting from beyond the arc being closer to the 40 percent from his first two seasons rather than his 32.4 percent from last year. He should start the season as Tony Allen’s backup at the two, but he could tumble down the depth chart if the three’s do not fall.

2011-12

Minnesota had hoped Ellington could provide Minnesota with a consistent three-point threat off the bench. While his three-point shooting has been above average (39.7 percent last season), it's not elite. He'll likely have a limited role this season again.

2010-11

The most outstanding player of the 2009 Final Four was supposed to give Minnesota an outside shooter, but he shot just 39.5 percent from behind the arc in his rookie season. He's buried on the depth chart at either shooting guard or small forward, but at least on the Timberwolves it's possible for him to win more minutes if he improves.

2009-10

The most outstanding player of the 2009 Final Four could fill Minnesota's need for an outside shooter. He'll get a chance to win minutes at shooting guard or small forward on the wide open roster, but will likely start the season as the third or fourth option off the bench. Still, he's got some sleeper potential.