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Cole Aldrich

28-Year-Old    C    Minnesota Timberwolves

2016-17 NBA Stats

PTS

2.8

REB

3.9

AST

0.5

STL

0.7

BLK

0.6

2016-17 NBA ROS Projections

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2016-17 Fantasy Basketball Outlook

Aldrich will open the upcoming season as the top backup to Karl-Anthony Towns, a role that may rarely afford him more than 20 minutes a game.

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HT: 6' 11"   WT: 245 lbs   DOB: 10/31/1988  College: Kansas   DRAFTED: 1st Rd, #11 Overall in 2010   Show ContractHide Contract

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Cole Aldrich Contract Information:

Signed three-year, $22 million contract with the Timberwolves in July of 2016.

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Aldrich scored ten points with 12 rebounds in 27 minutes in Friday's loss to the Knicks. It was his first double-double with the Timberwolves.

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Cole Aldrich 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
2010-11 21 OKC 18 7.9 1.0 1.9 0.2 0.3 0.4 0.0 53.3 50.0 0.4 0.7 1.2 0.0 0.0 0.4 0.8 0.1 0.2
2011-12 22 OKC 26 6.7 2.2 1.8 0.1 0.3 0.6 0.0 52.4 92.9 0.3 0.5 1.3 0.0 0.0 0.8 1.6 0.5 0.5
2012-13 23 HOU 30 7.1 1.7 1.9 0.2 0.1 0.3 0.0 53.5 44.4 0.5 0.4 1.5 0.0 0.0 0.8 1.4 0.1 0.3
2012-13 23 SAC 15 11.7 3.3 4.2 0.2 0.1 0.9 0.0 56.8 72.7 0.6 1.2 3.0 0.0 0.0 1.4 2.5 0.5 0.7
2012-13 23 HOU/SAC 45 8.6 2.2 2.7 0.2 0.1 0.5 0.0 55.0 60.0 0.5 0.7 2.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 1.8 0.3 0.4
2013-14 24 NYK 46 7.2 2.0 2.8 0.3 0.2 0.7 0.0 54.1 86.7 0.4 0.8 2.0 0.0 0.0 0.7 1.3 0.6 0.7
2014-15 25 NYK 61 16.0 5.5 5.5 1.2 0.6 1.1 0.0 47.8 78.1 1.0 1.7 3.9 0.0 0.0 2.4 4.9 0.8 1.0
2015-16 26 LAC 60 13.3 5.5 4.8 0.8 0.8 1.1 0.0 59.6 71.4 1.1 1.4 3.4 0.0 0.0 2.2 3.8 1.0 1.4
2016-17 27 MIN 21 12.9 2.8 3.9 0.5 0.7 0.6 0.0 53.2 69.2 0.2 1.3 2.6 0.0 0.0 1.2 2.2 0.4 0.6
Rest Of Season Projections 28 MIN 54 13.2 Subscribe now to see our 2016-17 rest of season projections for Cole Aldrich
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Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

Cole Aldrich 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 4 17.5 4.5 5.8 1.0 1.3 1.5 0.0 57.1 100.0 0.0 2.3 3.5 0.0 0.0 2.0 3.5 0.5 0.5
Last 14 Days 8 13.6 3.3 4.6 0.8 0.6 0.9 0.0 52.6 100.0 0.1 1.8 2.9 0.0 0.0 1.3 2.4 0.8 0.8
Last 30 Days 16 13.4 3.1 4.1 0.6 0.8 0.6 0.0 51.3 81.8 0.1 1.4 2.6 0.0 0.0 1.3 2.4 0.6 0.7
Last 5 Games 5 14.8 3.6 4.8 1.0 1.0 1.2 0.0 57.1 100.0 0.0 2.0 2.8 0.0 0.0 1.6 2.8 0.4 0.4
Last 10 Games 10 12.3 3.0 4.1 0.6 0.5 0.7 0.0 54.5 100.0 0.1 1.4 2.7 0.0 0.0 1.2 2.2 0.6 0.6
Last 20 Games 20 13.1 2.8 4.0 0.6 0.7 0.6 0.0 53.5 69.2 0.3 1.3 2.7 0.0 0.0 1.2 2.2 0.5 0.7

 

2016-17 NBA Game Log   Cole Aldrich
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Date Opp MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TO FGM FGA FTM FTA 3PM 3PA OREB DREB FOULS
Dec 6 SAS 15 2 1 1 1 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Dec 3 @CHA 22 4 8 1 2 2 0 2 4 0 0 0 0 3 5 1
Dec 2 @NYK 27 10 12 2 2 3 0 4 6 2 2 0 0 5 7 3
Nov 30 NYK 6 2 2 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
Nov 28 UTA 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1
Nov 26 @GSW 10 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 2
Nov 25 @PHO 11 4 5 1 0 1 1 0 1 4 4 0 0 2 3 3
Nov 23 @NOP 14 4 5 0 0 0 0 2 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 0
Nov 21 BOS 8 2 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 1
Nov 19 @MEM 6 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Nov 17 PHI 14 3 3 0 0 1 0 1 1 1 1 0 0 1 2 3
Nov 15 CHA 15 2 5 0 1 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 2 3 0
Nov 13 LAL 14 2 3 1 3 1 0 1 3 0 2 0 0 1 2 2
Nov 12 LAC 14 8 3 0 1 0 0 4 6 0 0 0 0 2 1 6
Nov 9 @ORL 12 0 5 2 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 4 4
Nov 8 @BKN 23 4 5 1 2 0 1 1 3 2 2 0 0 2 3 3
Nov 5 @OKC 15 2 5 0 1 1 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 2 3 3
Nov 3 DEN 9 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Nov 1 MEM 10 2 4 1 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 3
Oct 29 @SAC 12 0 5 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 3
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Oct 26 @MEM 10 4 2 0 1 1 0 2 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 2
Cole Aldrich Projections For Upcoming Games – Next 3 Days
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Cole Aldrich – Playing Time & Selected Stats

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#2 Center

1.  Karl-Anthony Towns

2.  Cole Aldrich

3.  Gorgui Dieng

4.  Jordan Hill

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True Shooting Percentage

56.0%

True Shooting % in 2016-17

In 2016-17, Cole Aldrich has a true shooting percentage of 56.0%.

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Cole Aldrich 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
2010-11 21 OKC 18 36.0 4.6 8.9 1.0 1.3 1.8 0.0 53.3 50.0 2.0 3.3 5.6 0.0 0.0 2.0 3.8 0.5 1.0
2011-12 22 OKC 26 36.0 11.9 10.0 0.6 1.7 3.3 0.0 52.4 92.9 1.9 2.7 7.3 0.0 0.0 4.6 8.7 2.7 2.9
2012-13 23 HOU 30 36.0 8.5 9.6 1.0 0.5 1.5 0.0 53.5 44.4 2.4 2.0 7.6 0.0 0.0 3.9 7.3 0.7 1.5
2012-13 23 SAC 15 36.0 10.3 13.0 0.6 0.4 2.9 0.0 56.8 72.7 1.9 3.7 9.3 0.0 0.0 4.3 7.6 1.6 2.3
2012-13 23 HOU/SAC 45 36.0 9.3 11.1 0.8 0.5 2.1 0.0 55.0 60.0 2.1 2.8 8.4 0.0 0.0 4.1 7.4 1.1 1.9
2013-14 24 NYK 46 36.0 10.0 14.1 1.5 0.9 3.3 0.0 54.1 86.7 2.0 4.0 10.0 0.0 0.0 3.6 6.7 2.8 3.3
2014-15 25 NYK 61 36.0 12.5 12.5 2.8 1.4 2.4 0.0 47.8 78.1 2.2 3.7 8.7 0.0 0.0 5.3 11.1 1.8 2.4
2015-16 26 LAC 60 36.0 14.8 13.0 2.3 2.1 3.1 0.0 59.6 71.4 2.9 3.9 9.1 0.0 0.0 6.0 10.1 2.7 3.8
2016-17 27 MIN 21 36.0 7.9 10.8 1.5 1.9 1.6 0.0 53.2 69.2 0.7 3.6 7.2 0.0 0.0 3.3 6.3 1.2 1.7
Rest Of Season Projections 28 MIN 54 36.0 Subscribe now to see our 2016-17 rest of season projections for Cole Aldrich
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Cole Aldrich 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
2010-11 21 OKC 18 142 18 35 4 5 7 0 53.3 50.0 8 13 22 0 0.0 8 15 2 4
2011-12 22 OKC 26 173 57 48 3 8 16 0 52.4 92.9 9 13 35 0 0.0 22 42 13 14
2012-13 23 HOU 30 213 50 57 6 3 9 0 53.5 44.4 14 12 45 0 0.0 23 43 4 9
2012-13 23 SAC 15 175 50 63 3 2 14 0 56.8 72.7 9 18 45 0 0.0 21 37 8 11
2012-13 23 HOU/SAC 45 388 100 120 9 5 23 0 55.0 60.0 23 30 90 0 0.0 44 80 12 20
2013-14 24 NYK 46 330 92 129 14 8 30 0 54.1 86.7 18 37 92 0 0.0 33 61 26 30
2014-15 25 NYK 61 976 338 338 75 37 65 0 47.8 78.1 59 101 237 0 0.0 144 301 50 64
2015-16 26 LAC 60 800 328 288 50 47 68 0 59.6 71.4 64 86 202 0 0.0 134 225 60 84
2016-17 27 MIN 21 270 59 81 11 14 12 0 53.2 69.2 5 27 54 0 0.0 25 47 9 13
Rest Of Season Projections 28 MIN 54 714 Subscribe now to see our 2016-17 rest of season projections for Cole Aldrich
2016-17 Projections 28 MIN 67 1089 Subscribe now to see our 2016-17 projections for Cole Aldrich

Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

Cole Aldrich NBA Advanced Stats
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Season Age Team G Min TS% eFG% AR TOR AST/TO EFF
2010-11 21 OKC 18 7.9 53.7 53.3 13.9 27.8 0.5 2.9
2011-12 22 OKC 26 6.7 59.2 52.4 5.0 15.0 0.3 3.9
2012-13 23 HOU 30 7.1 53.2 53.5 9.0 20.9 0.4 2.9
2012-13 23 SAC 15 11.7 59.8 56.8 5.6 16.7 0.3 6.9
2012-13 23 HOU/SAC 45 8.6 56.3 55.0 7.5 19.0 0.4 4.2
2013-14 24 NYK 46 7.2 62.0 54.1 13.2 16.9 0.8 4.8
2014-15 25 NYK 61 16.0 51.3 47.8 16.2 12.7 1.3 10.2
2015-16 26 LAC 60 13.3 62.6 59.6 13.3 17.0 0.8 10.0
2016-17 27 MIN 21 12.9 56.0 53.2 16.0 7.3 2.2 7.0
Rest Of Season Projections 28 MIN 54 13.2 Subscribe now to see our 2016-17 rest of season projections for Cole Aldrich
2016-17 Projections 28 MIN 67 16.3 Subscribe now to see our 2016-17 projections for Cole Aldrich

Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

Cole Aldrich: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Aldrich finished with no points and three rebounds across 10 minutes in Saturday's 115-102 loss to the Timberwolves.

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Aldrich contributed two points (1-2 FG) to go with a steal in nine minutes during Thursday's 102-99 loss to the Nuggets.

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Aldrich recorded 10 points (4-5 FG, 2-2 FT), six rebounds, three blocks and one steal across 25 minutes in Sunday's 112-94 preseason loss to the Thunder.

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Aldrich scored four points (1-4 FG, 2-2 FT) to go with six rebounds, two blocks and one assist across 21 minutes in Saturday's 109-100 preseason win over the Heat.

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Aldrich agreed Sunday with the Timberwolves on a three-year, $22 million contract, Marc Stein of ESPN.com reports.

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Aldrich will decline his $1.2 million player option for the 2016-17 season and test free agency this summer, Brad Turner of the Los Angeles Times reports.

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Aldrich contributed 14 points (5-5 FG, 4-4 FT), 10 rebounds, three blocks, an assist and a steal over 25 minutes in Wednesday's season-ending 114-105 loss to the Suns.

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Aldrich posted 21 points (10-15 FG, 1-2 FT), 18 rebounds, five steals, two assists and a block across 40 minutes in Friday's 102-99 overtime victory over the Jazz.

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Aldrich is listed as the probable starting center for Friday's game against the Jazz, Cody Taylor of Basketball Insiders reports.

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Aldrich finished with seven points (2-3 FG, 3-4 FT), 10 rebounds, two assists, two steals, and two blocked shots in 18 minutes during Wednesday's win against the Lakers.

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Aldrich recorded six points (3-4 FG), eight rebounds, one assist, and one block across 19 minutes during Tuesday's 103-81 win over the Lakers.

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Aldrich will start at center in Thursday's game against the Thunder, Anthony Slater of The Oklahoman reports.

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2016-17

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2015-16

Aldrich saw his first glimmer of fantasy relevance last season, as he started 16 games for the injury-depleted Knicks. The rarely-used fifth-year veteran center saw a career-high in minutes played, averaging 16 minutes per game through 61 games. During this playing time, he averaged career-highs of 5.5 points, 5.5 rebounds, 1.2 assists, and 1.1 blocks per game. While Aldrich showed promise last season in New York, he should see a more limited role after signing a new deal with the Clippers. Aldrich will serve as backup to DeAndre Jordan, who is coming off his first All-NBA season and holds the longest active games played streak in the NBA at 322. With the frontcourt likely to be dominated by the dynamic duo of Jordan and Blake Griffin, Aldrich may see few minutes on the court each night. Barring an injury to Jordan, it appears as though Aldrich may not be a particularly relevant fantasy option this season.

2014-15

A sparingly used reserve center, Aldrich accounted for just 2.0 points, 2.8 rebounds, and 0.7 blocks in seven minutes per game through 46 outings last season. The 2010 lottery pick bounced between the NBA and D-League last term but was re-signed by the Knicks this offseason to maintain a physical presence inside. While Aldrich played with new Knicks coach Derek Fisher to begin his career in Oklahoma City, the big man is unlikely to receive enough minutes to contribute anything other than minimal fantasy value this season.

2012-13

Aldrich didn't get off the bench much last season, playing just 26 games at 6.7 minutes per. The 11th overall pick in 2010, Aldrich is fast approaching bust status. He's a good rebounder (12.9 per 48 minutes), but his offensive game needs much polish. Aldrich will have a chance to prove his worth in the early going, though, as oft-injured Kendrick Perkins is out for the preseason. He is the frontrunner for the job and could secure a consistent regular-season role with a big training camp.

2011-12

Aldrich appeared in 18 games for the Thunder in his rookie season, averaging 1.0 points and 1.9 rebounds in 7.9 minutes a game. He also started 21 games for the Thunder's D-League affliate, the Tulsa 66ers, where he averaged 10.3 points, 8.6 rebounds and 2.6 blocks in about 30 minutes a game. The Thunder's frontcourt rotation is set, so Aldrich likely will once again find minutes hard to come by. Development, though, is most important, as Nazr Mohammed is on a one-year contract and Nick Collison is 31.

2010-11

The 11th-overall pick in the 2010 Draft, Aldrich was sent with Morris Peterson to Oklahoma City in exchange for the 18th and 21st selections. While he doesn't have a ceiling as high as some other members of his draft class, Aldrich should still manage to be a defensive presence-a fact that will likely manifest itself in decent block totals. In his junior year with Kansas, he averaged 3.5 per game while playing just under 27 minutes. He'll contend with Serge Ibaka for minutes at the five.