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Klay Thompson

26-Year-Old    SG    Golden State Warriors

2015-16 NBA Stats

PTS

22.1

REB

3.8

AST

2.1

STL

0.8

BLK

0.6

2016-17 NBA Projections

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2016-17 Fantasy Basketball Outlook

Thompson joined teammates Draymond Green and Stephen Curry in having a career season as the Warriors cruised to 73 wins. The fifth-year guard averaged a career-best 22.1 points to go with 3.8 rebounds and 2.1 assists per game. He also set career highs for three-point attempt...

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HT: 6' 7"   WT: 215 lbs   DOB: 2/8/1990  College: Washington State   DRAFTED: 1st Rd, #11 Overall in 2011   Show ContractHide Contract

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Signed a four-year, $68.97 million contract extension with the Warriors in October of 2014.

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Klay Thompson 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
2011-12 21 GSW 66 24.4 12.5 2.4 2.0 0.7 0.3 1.7 44.3 86.8 1.6 0.4 2.1 4.1 41.4 4.8 10.9 1.2 1.4
2012-13 22 GSW 82 35.8 16.6 3.7 2.2 1.0 0.5 2.6 42.2 84.1 1.9 0.4 3.3 6.4 40.1 6.2 14.7 1.6 1.9
2013-14 23 GSW 81 35.4 18.4 3.1 2.2 0.9 0.5 2.8 44.4 79.5 1.7 0.5 2.6 6.6 41.7 6.9 15.5 1.8 2.3
2014-15 24 GSW 77 31.9 21.7 3.2 2.9 1.1 0.8 3.1 46.3 87.9 1.9 0.4 2.9 7.1 43.9 7.8 16.9 2.9 3.3
2015-16 25 GSW 80 33.3 22.1 3.8 2.1 0.8 0.6 3.5 47.0 87.3 1.7 0.4 3.4 8.1 42.5 8.1 17.3 2.4 2.8
2016-17 Projections 26 GSW 80 33.6 Subscribe now to see our 2016-17 projections for Klay Thompson

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2015-16 NBA Game Log   Klay Thompson
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Date Opp MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TO FGM FGA FTM FTA 3PM 3PA OREB DREB FOULS
Jun 19 CLE 42 14 2 2 1 0 3 6 17 0 0 2 10 1 1 2
Jun 16 @CLE 38 25 3 1 2 1 4 9 21 4 7 3 10 2 1 2
Jun 13 CLE 41 37 3 1 0 0 1 11 20 9 9 6 11 0 3 2
Jun 10 @CLE 39 25 4 1 1 1 1 7 14 7 7 4 9 0 4 2
Jun 8 @CLE 31 10 2 1 1 0 2 4 13 1 3 1 7 1 1 1
Jun 5 CLE 31 17 2 5 2 0 4 6 13 1 1 4 8 0 2 1
Jun 2 CLE 24 9 5 2 0 2 0 4 12 0 1 1 5 0 5 3
May 30 OKC 42 21 5 0 1 1 1 7 19 1 2 6 11 2 3 1
May 28 @OKC 40 41 4 0 1 1 1 14 31 2 2 11 18 1 3 4
May 26 OKC 37 27 5 2 1 0 3 8 21 9 10 2 9 0 5 4
May 24 @OKC 29 26 5 1 3 1 1 9 17 4 4 4 11 0 5 4
May 22 @OKC 24 18 1 1 0 0 3 8 19 0 0 2 7 0 1 1
May 18 OKC 30 15 2 4 1 0 2 5 17 3 4 2 8 0 2 0
May 16 OKC 40 25 9 4 0 0 2 11 25 0 0 3 8 1 8 4
May 11 POR 35 33 2 1 0 1 1 13 17 1 1 6 9 0 2 4
May 9 @POR 42 23 4 2 2 0 1 7 18 4 4 5 10 1 3 3
May 7 @POR 38 35 1 1 1 1 3 14 28 2 2 5 9 0 1 1
May 3 POR 40 27 3 3 0 0 2 7 20 8 8 5 14 0 3 3
May 1 POR 37 37 5 5 2 0 2 14 28 2 3 7 14 2 3 1
Apr 27 HOU 29 27 3 1 1 0 2 10 14 0 1 7 11 0 3 1
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Apr 24 @HOU 31 23 2 5 2 0 1 8 15 0 0 7 11 0 2 1
Apr 21 @HOU 40 17 8 2 2 0 1 7 20 3 5 0 7 1 7 2
Apr 18 HOU 37 34 3 5 1 0 4 8 20 15 16 3 8 1 2 4
Apr 16 HOU 33 16 5 4 1 0 2 4 14 6 6 2 6 2 3 2
Apr 13 MEM 28 16 2 2 0 1 0 6 13 0 0 4 10 0 2 1
Apr 10 @SAS 35 14 6 0 2 1 2 6 14 0 0 2 4 1 5 2
Apr 9 @MEM 35 20 5 3 1 1 1 7 16 4 4 2 10 1 4 0
Apr 7 SAS 35 14 3 6 1 0 1 5 13 2 2 2 5 2 1 4
Apr 5 MIN 40 28 3 3 0 1 4 12 22 0 0 4 11 0 3 4
Apr 3 POR 35 21 3 3 0 2 0 8 17 3 3 2 6 0 3 2
Apr 1 BOS 37 15 3 3 1 0 1 6 16 1 1 2 6 0 3 1
Mar 30 @UTA 39 18 4 1 0 0 0 6 15 3 4 3 8 0 4 1
Mar 29 WAS 32 16 4 1 1 1 2 7 19 0 0 2 8 0 4 3
Mar 27 PHI 38 40 2 0 0 1 2 15 27 3 3 7 14 2 0 0
Mar 25 DAL 35 40 5 1 1 1 1 13 25 5 6 9 16 1 4 1
Mar 23 LAC 36 32 4 3 1 0 3 12 21 1 1 7 10 0 4 2
Mar 21 @MIN 30 17 5 2 1 0 2 5 14 2 2 5 5 0 5 2
Mar 19 @SAS 38 15 5 1 1 1 2 7 20 0 0 1 7 0 5 2
Mar 18 @DAL 34 39 6 2 2 1 3 14 22 1 1 10 15 0 6 3
Mar 16 NYK 26 19 7 0 0 1 1 7 17 0 0 5 9 3 4 0
Mar 14 NOP 26 18 2 0 0 1 4 7 11 2 2 2 4 0 2 0
Mar 12 PHO 37 20 6 3 1 0 0 6 17 5 5 3 8 1 5 4
Mar 11 POR 32 37 5 0 0 0 0 13 22 3 3 8 11 3 2 1
Mar 9 UTA 30 23 1 1 1 0 1 9 14 0 0 5 8 0 1 0
Mar 7 ORL 36 27 6 0 1 0 2 11 23 0 0 5 11 1 5 4
Mar 6 @LAL 30 15 4 2 2 0 1 7 20 1 1 0 8 1 3 0
Mar 3 OKC 34 21 2 3 2 0 2 10 19 0 0 1 7 0 2 1
Mar 1 ATL 39 26 6 5 1 0 2 8 27 4 4 6 16 0 6 3
Feb 27 @OKC 39 32 3 1 2 1 1 12 23 6 7 2 9 0 3 3
Feb 25 @ORL 29 9 2 1 0 1 1 4 10 0 0 1 5 0 2 1
Feb 24 @MIA 34 33 3 0 4 0 1 13 25 3 3 4 8 0 3 2
Feb 22 @ATL 37 27 2 3 3 0 1 10 23 2 2 5 14 0 2 3
Feb 20 @LAC 40 32 7 3 3 0 0 11 22 6 6 4 9 0 7 1
Feb 19 @POR 28 23 3 1 1 0 1 8 16 5 6 2 5 0 3 1
Feb 10 @PHO 33 24 3 1 5 0 2 8 20 3 3 5 13 0 3 2
Feb 9 HOU 35 13 2 3 0 0 2 5 19 3 4 0 7 0 2 2
Feb 6 OKC 34 18 4 0 0 0 2 8 15 1 1 1 6 0 4 3
Feb 3 @WAS 33 24 4 0 1 0 1 8 19 2 2 6 13 0 4 1
Jan 31 @NYK 32 34 1 2 1 0 3 14 18 1 1 5 6 0 1 5
Jan 30 @PHI 33 32 2 3 0 0 5 14 26 0 0 4 10 0 2 1
Jan 27 DAL 32 45 5 1 0 2 1 14 20 10 10 7 12 0 5 1
Jan 25 SAS 25 11 4 1 0 0 2 4 10 3 3 0 3 0 4 3
Jan 22 IND 35 18 3 5 0 0 3 6 16 2 2 4 10 1 2 0
Jan 20 @CHI 32 20 5 1 0 3 0 7 18 3 4 3 8 0 5 2
Jan 18 @CLE 26 15 1 2 1 0 1 5 11 4 4 1 5 0 1 3
Jan 16 @DET 32 24 6 1 0 0 2 8 18 7 8 1 5 1 5 1
Jan 14 LAL 27 12 3 1 0 1 1 4 14 2 2 2 5 1 2 2
Jan 13 @DEN 37 17 4 3 0 0 2 7 13 1 2 2 5 1 3 2
Jan 11 MIA 35 17 7 2 2 0 3 6 15 3 3 2 4 1 6 2
Jan 9 @SAC 35 15 4 6 0 1 2 7 17 0 0 1 7 0 4 1
Jan 8 @POR 32 36 6 5 0 0 0 13 22 3 4 7 10 0 6 1
Jan 5 @LAL 34 36 2 1 0 1 1 12 22 6 6 6 13 0 2 1
Jan 4 CHA 37 30 5 3 0 1 2 11 23 2 2 6 11 0 5 2
Jan 2 DEN 46 26 7 3 2 0 1 11 27 2 4 2 9 0 7 0
Dec 31 @HOU 40 38 7 0 0 1 4 16 27 0 3 6 11 2 5 5
Dec 30 @DAL 34 10 1 2 0 0 2 4 15 1 2 1 4 0 1 1
Dec 28 SAC 37 29 5 2 1 1 4 10 22 4 6 5 12 1 4 3
Dec 25 CLE 36 18 6 1 0 1 1 6 16 5 6 1 4 2 4 1
Dec 23 UTA 34 20 2 1 0 0 1 6 16 5 5 3 7 0 2 0
Dec 18 MIL 37 27 3 2 1 3 1 8 16 9 10 2 9 0 3 2
Dec 16 PHO 31 43 3 2 1 0 1 15 22 5 5 8 13 0 3 0
Dec 12 @MIL 30 12 2 3 1 0 2 4 14 2 4 2 7 1 1 4
Dec 11 @BOS Did Not Play
Dec 8 @IND 34 39 7 6 0 1 4 13 21 3 3 10 16 1 6 2
Dec 6 @BKN 32 21 3 3 1 2 1 8 18 2 2 3 10 0 3 1
Dec 5 @TOR 35 26 4 1 0 0 2 7 15 6 6 6 9 0 4 4
Dec 2 @CHA 29 21 3 0 1 1 2 8 18 1 2 4 10 0 3 3
Nov 30 @UTA 36 20 5 2 0 2 0 8 15 0 0 4 7 1 4 1
Nov 28 SAC 26 15 0 2 1 0 2 6 10 0 0 3 6 0 0 1
Nov 27 @PHO 27 15 2 0 0 1 2 6 11 0 0 3 8 0 2 4
Nov 24 LAL 28 11 3 2 0 1 1 3 12 3 4 2 6 0 3 0
Nov 22 @DEN 32 21 3 7 0 1 1 7 16 3 4 4 7 0 3 2
Nov 20 CHI 36 15 3 3 0 1 1 6 12 1 2 2 4 1 2 3
Nov 19 @LAC 39 25 3 2 0 0 2 6 12 10 12 3 5 2 1 2
Nov 17 TOR 34 19 1 3 0 0 0 8 19 1 2 2 9 0 1 3
Nov 14 BKN Did Not Play
Nov 12 @MIN 37 15 2 2 1 1 4 6 16 0 0 3 9 0 2 1
Nov 11 @MEM 35 8 7 2 1 2 3 3 9 0 0 2 5 2 5 3
Nov 9 DET 32 24 3 1 2 0 2 10 17 0 0 4 7 0 3 1
Nov 7 @SAC 36 18 3 3 0 1 3 7 16 0 0 4 11 0 3 4
Nov 6 DEN 30 18 6 5 0 0 1 7 16 0 0 4 8 0 6 0
Nov 4 LAC 32 16 5 5 2 1 2 7 18 2 2 0 2 1 4 2
Nov 2 MEM 26 14 7 2 0 2 2 6 11 0 0 2 3 0 7 0
Oct 31 @NOP 27 19 3 1 0 1 0 6 12 5 5 2 5 0 3 4
Oct 30 @HOU 24 11 2 0 1 0 2 4 10 2 2 1 5 0 2 3
Oct 27 NOP 26 9 5 3 1 1 7 3 8 3 3 0 2 0 5 5

Klay Thompson – Playing Time & Selected Stats

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#1 Shooting Guard

1.  Klay Thompson

2.  Andre Iguodala

3.  Patrick McCaw

4.  Elliot Williams

5.  Shaun Livingston

6.  Ian Clark

7.  Stephen Curry

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True Shooting Percentage

59.7%

True Shooting % in 2015-16

In 2015-16, Klay Thompson had a true shooting percentage of 59.7%.

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Klay Thompson 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
2011-12 21 GSW 66 36.0 18.5 3.6 3.0 1.1 0.4 2.5 44.3 86.8 2.3 0.5 3.1 6.0 41.4 7.1 16.1 1.8 2.0
2012-13 22 GSW 82 36.0 16.7 3.8 2.2 1.1 0.6 2.6 42.2 84.1 1.9 0.4 3.4 6.4 40.1 6.2 14.8 1.6 1.9
2013-14 23 GSW 81 36.0 18.7 3.1 2.3 0.9 0.5 2.8 44.4 79.5 1.7 0.5 2.6 6.7 41.7 7.0 15.8 1.8 2.3
2014-15 24 GSW 77 36.0 24.5 3.6 3.3 1.3 0.9 3.5 46.3 87.9 2.2 0.4 3.2 8.0 43.9 8.8 19.0 3.3 3.8
2015-16 25 GSW 80 36.0 23.9 4.1 2.2 0.8 0.7 3.7 47.0 87.3 1.9 0.5 3.7 8.8 42.5 8.8 18.7 2.6 3.0
2016-17 Projections 26 GSW 80 36.0 Subscribe now to see our 2016-17 projections for Klay Thompson

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Klay Thompson 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
2011-12 21 GSW 66 1608 826 161 133 49 20 111 44.3 86.8 103 24 137 268 41.4 318 718 79 91
2012-13 22 GSW 82 2936 1359 306 183 86 45 211 42.2 84.1 157 32 274 526 40.1 508 1205 132 157
2013-14 23 GSW 81 2868 1488 249 181 74 37 223 44.4 79.5 135 38 211 535 41.7 559 1259 147 185
2014-15 24 GSW 77 2455 1668 247 222 87 60 239 46.3 87.9 149 27 220 545 43.9 602 1299 225 256
2015-16 25 GSW 80 2666 1771 306 166 60 49 276 47.0 87.3 138 35 271 650 42.5 651 1386 193 221
2016-17 Projections 26 GSW 80 2689 Subscribe now to see our 2016-17 projections for Klay Thompson

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Klay Thompson NBA Advanced Stats
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Season Age Team G Min TS% eFG% AR TOR AST/TO EFF
2011-12 21 GSW 66 24.4 54.5 52.0 13.4 10.4 1.3 10.2
2012-13 22 GSW 82 35.8 53.3 50.9 11.3 9.7 1.2 13.4
2013-14 23 GSW 81 35.4 55.5 53.3 10.9 8.2 1.3 14.3
2014-15 24 GSW 77 31.9 59.1 55.5 12.5 8.4 1.5 18.3
2015-16 25 GSW 80 33.3 59.7 56.9 9.3 7.7 1.2 18.1
2016-17 Projections 26 GSW 80 33.6 Subscribe now to see our 2016-17 projections for Klay Thompson

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Klay Thompson: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Thompson tallied 25 points (9-21 FG, 3-10 3Pt, 4-7 FT), three rebounds, two steals, an assist and a block across 38 minutes during Thursday's 115-101 loss to the Cavaliers in Game 6.

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Thompson posted 37 points (11-20 FG, 6-11 3Pt, 9-9 FT), three rebounds and one assist across 41 minutes during the Warriors' 112-97 loss to the Cavaliers in Monday's Game 5.

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Thompson tallied 25 points (7-14 FG, 4-9 3Pt, 7-7 FT), four rebounds, an assist, a steal and a block across 39 minutes during Friday's 108-97 victory over the Cavaliers in Game 4 of the series.

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Thompson (thigh) finished Wednesday's 120-90 Game 3 loss against the Cavaliers with 10 points (4-13 FG, 1-7 3Pt, 1-3 FT), two rebounds, one assist and one steal across 31 minutes.

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Thompson suffered a left thigh contusion during Wednesday's Game 3 against the Cavaliers, but is expected to return to the game, Marc Stein of ESPN.com reports.

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Thompson managed nine points (4-12 FG, 1-5 3Pt, 0-1 FT), five rebounds, two assists and two blocks across 24 minutes during Thursday's 104-89 victory over the Cavaliers in Game 1 of the NBA Finals.

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Thompson recorded 21 points (7-19 FG, 6-11 3Pt, 1-2 FT), five rebounds, one steal and one block across 42 minutes during Monday's 96-88 Game 7 win over the Thunder.

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Thompson went off for a game-high 41 points (14-30 FG, 11-18 3Pt, 2-2 FT) to go with four rebounds, a steal and a block across 40 minutes during the Warriors' 108-101 win over the Thunder in Saturday's Game 6.

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Thompson registered 27 points (8-21 FG, 2-9 3Pt, 9-10 FT), five rebounds, two assists and a steal over 37 minutes during Thursday's 120-111 victory over the Thunder in Game 5 of the series.

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Thompson tallied a team-high 26 points (9-17 FG, 4-11 3Pt, 4-4 FT) to go with five rebounds, three steals, one assist and one block across 29 minutes during the Warriors' 118-94 loss to the Thunder in Tuesday's Game 4.

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Thompson finished with 25 points (11-25 FG, 3-8 3Pt), nine rebounds and four assists over 40 minutes in Monday's 108-102 Game 1 loss to the Thunder.

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Thompson finished with 33 points (13-17 FG, 6-9 3Pt, 1-1 FT), two rebounds, one assist and one block over 35 minutes in Wednesday's Game 5 win over the Trail Blazers.

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2015-16

The Warriors' decision-makers are relieved and happy. In particular, head coach Steve Kerr and organizational consultant Jerry West, who were not on board with trading Thompson to land power forward Kevin Love last summer. At that time, Thompson had an elite skill of three-point shooting and was beginning to expand his game, but the team was hot to add Love. The basketball decision-makers won out, and the organization held on to Thompson, extending his contract another four years. Thompson rewarded the franchise with the best season of his four-year career in Oakland. He was named to his first All-Star team and had career highs in every major offensive category. Thompson averaged 21.7 points, 3.2 rebounds, and 2. 9 assists per game while making 239 three-pointers and shooting 46 percent from the field and 44 percent from three-point range. All while playing 32 minutes per game, four minutes fewer per game than he averaged the two previous seasons. Less was certainly more with Thompson. Hidden within those offensive numbers was better two-point shooting and more trips to the free-throw line. And it wasn't just the offense; Thompson's been an under-the-radar defender, but the nation saw evidence of that in 2014-15 when he averaged a career-high 1.1 steals and 0.8 blocks per game. He returns as Golden State's starting two guard.

2014-15

Thompson remains a Warrior after speculation that he might be part of a deal to land Kevin Love, but the Thompson lovers in the front office won out. Now, the onus is on Thompson to prove his backers right. The fourth-year guard shot 44 percent from the field and 42 percent from three-point range last season, bettering the numbers he put up the season before. In 81 games, he averaged a career-high 18.4 points, 3.1 rebounds, 2.2 assists, 0.9 steals, and 0.5 blocks in 35 minutes per game. Thompson showed more consistency from night to night, adjusting to hands in his face while getting to the rim more often. He increased to 2.3 free-throw attempts per game while shooting 80 percent from the line. That's not a lot of freebies, but it was the second straight season with increased attempts. It's a sign the jump-shooting Thompson is attempting to diversify his attack. But jump shooting is still how Thompson earns a living. His 223 three-pointers made were second in the NBA. Defensively, he's improved since his rookie year, though he's not elite. We don't see much changing in 2014-15. The lone significant backcourt addition for the Warriors, Shaun Livingston, will see most of his time backing up Stephen Curry at point guard. Thompson has broadened his fantasy production since entering the NBA, but he's still pretty much a one-trick pony. That trick, his three-point shooting, just happens to be elite.

2013-14

Thompson was able to improve his overall production during his second season with the Warriors, raising his per game scoring (16.6), rebounds (3.7) and assists (2.2) while only noticing a slight decline in his shooting percentages. Already regarded as one of the league's best three-point shooters, the potential exists within Thompson to light it up on any given night, though consistency issues seem to have dogged his development at this stage of his career. There were 16 instances in the regular season in which he failed to reach double-figures in scoring, capping most of his fantasy utility on those particular nights since he's not a standout contributor in any other counting stats category. The offseason acquisition of Andre Iguodala muddles the Warriors' picture a bit on the wing, as Thompson, Iguodala and promising second-year swingman Harrison Barnes all bring intriguing skill sets to the table. Although it may contribute to a slight decrease in minutes for all three parties, the arrival of Iguodala, a top-flight defender on the wing, should allow Thompson to focus on what he does best: shooting. With Stephen Curry continuing to command the Warriors' breakneck offense, Thompson should come close to, if not surpass, the 6.4 threes per game he attempted last season. An increase on the 40 percent mark from three-point land he posted last season would vault him further up the shooting guard rankings as well.

2012-13

The midseason trade of Monta Ellis opened the door for Thompson, who averaged 17.0 points and two three-pointers per game after the All-Star break. In leagues that take into account shooting percentages, Thompson provided quality returns, shooting a sublime .440/.397/.867 across the board. As he enters his sophomore campaign, the biggest challenge for Thompson will be finding his way with a slew of returning players in the mix. Thompson’s ascension came mostly while the Warriors were without the services of Stephen Curry (ankle injury), Andrew Bogut (ankle) and to a lesser extent, David Lee (groin). With those players back in the fold, and the addition of Harrison Barnes in the draft, Thompson probably won’t have as many touches on offense as he did in the waning months of last season. However, he still seems destined to be undervalued by those who glance solely at his overall statistics from last season, which are skewed downward from when Thompson was riding the pine early in his rookie year. He’ll need to bring up his assist and rebound totals while maintaining his late-season scoring numbers in order to take the next step, but Thompson certainly has the potential to raise his game in 2012-13.

2011-12

Thompson has been impressing early on in training camp, and head coach Mark Jackson vows the rookie will play. How much playing time can we expect with Monta Ellis and Stephen Curry around is a good question. At this point, he’s third in the guard rotation and has the size (6-7) to be a matchup problem for most twos. He could also get some minutes at small forward but is more of a shooting guard at this stage of his career. Thompsons comfortable handling the ball and setting up others, though his ability to score in a variety of ways means he’ll be filling it up as the Warriors’ main scoring option off the bench. His defense is not quite there yet, but he’s not alone in that respect on the Golden State roster.