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Michael Kidd-Gilchrist

22-Year-Old    SF    Charlotte Hornets

2015-16 NBA Stats

PTS

13.5

REB

7.0

AST

1.2

STL

0.3

BLK

0.5

2015-16 NBA ROS Projections

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2015-16 Fantasy Basketball Outlook

In his third season, Kidd-Gilchrist averaged 10.9 points, 7.6 rebounds, 1.4 assists, 0.5 steals, and 0.7 blocks in 29 minutes per game during 55 games. He shot 47 percent from the field and 70 percent from the free-throw line, going the whole year without attempting a single...

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HT: 6' 7"   WT: 233 lbs   DOB: 9/28/1993  College: Kentucky   DRAFTED: 1st Rd, #2 Overall in 2012   Show ContractHide Contract

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Michael Kidd-Gilchrist Contract Information:

Signed a four-year, $52 million extension with the Hornets in August of 2015.

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Kidd-Gilchrist scored a season-high 20 points (7-14 FG, 1-2 3Pt, 5-6 FT) with seven rebounds and two blocks during 30 minutes in Monday's 108-91 win against the Bulls.

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Michael Kidd-Gilchrist 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
2012-13 18 CHA 78 26.0 9.0 5.8 1.5 0.7 0.9 0.0 45.8 74.9 1.3 1.7 4.2 0.1 22.2 3.6 7.9 1.8 2.4
2013-14 19 CHA 62 24.2 7.2 5.2 0.8 0.7 0.6 0.0 47.3 61.4 1.0 1.8 3.5 0.1 11.1 2.7 5.7 1.8 3.0
2014-15 20 CHA 55 28.9 10.9 7.6 1.4 0.5 0.7 0.0 46.5 70.1 1.1 2.0 5.6 0.0 0.0 4.1 8.8 2.7 3.9
2015-16 21 CHA 6 31.0 13.5 7.0 1.2 0.3 0.5 0.5 52.6 66.7 1.0 1.7 5.3 1.2 42.9 5.0 9.5 3.0 4.5
Rest Of Season Projections 22 CHA 28 30.5 Subscribe now to see our 2015-16 rest of season projections for Michael Kidd-Gilchrist
Preseason Projections 22 CHA 7 22.6 Subscribe now to see our 2015-16 projections for Michael Kidd-Gilchrist

Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

Michael Kidd-Gilchrist 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 31.0 12.3 5.8 0.8 0.3 0.8 0.3 45.2 76.9 0.8 1.3 4.5 1.3 20.0 4.8 10.5 2.5 3.3
Last 14 Days 6 31.0 13.5 7.0 1.2 0.3 0.5 0.5 52.6 66.7 1.0 1.7 5.3 1.2 42.9 5.0 9.5 3.0 4.5
Last 30 Days 6 31.0 13.5 7.0 1.2 0.3 0.5 0.5 52.6 66.7 1.0 1.7 5.3 1.2 42.9 5.0 9.5 3.0 4.5
Last 5 Games 5 30.4 13.6 7.0 1.2 0.4 0.6 0.6 51.0 71.4 0.8 1.8 5.2 1.4 42.9 5.0 9.8 3.0 4.2

 

2015-16 NBA Game Log   Michael Kidd-Gilchrist
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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 CHI 30 20 7 0 0 2 0 7 14 5 6 1 2 3 4 0
2016-2Feb 6 WAS 27 9 0 2 1 0 2 3 7 3 4 0 2 0 0 3
2016-2Feb 5 MIA 30 9 3 1 0 1 0 4 7 1 1 0 0 0 3 2
2016-2Feb 3 CLE 37 11 13 0 0 0 1 5 14 1 2 0 1 2 11 2
2016-1Jan 31 @LAL 28 19 12 3 1 0 1 6 7 5 8 2 2 4 8 2
2016-1Jan 29 @POR 34 13 7 1 0 0 2 5 8 3 6 0 0 1 6 0
2016-1Jan 27 @UTA Did Not Play
2016-1Jan 25 @SAC Did Not Play
2016-1Jan 23 NYK Did Not Play
2016-1Jan 22 @ORL Did Not Play
2016-1Jan 20 @OKC Did Not Play
2016-1Jan 18 UTA Did Not Play
2016-1Jan 16 MIL Did Not Play
2016-1Jan 15 @NOP Did Not Play
2016-1Jan 13 ATL Did Not Play
2016-1Jan 10 @DEN Did Not Play
2016-1Jan 9 @LAC Did Not Play
2016-1Jan 6 @PHO Did Not Play
2016-1Jan 4 @GSW Did Not Play
2016-1Jan 2 OKC Did Not Play
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2016-1Jan 1 @TOR Did Not Play
2015-12Dec 30 LAC Did Not Play
2015-12Dec 28 LAL Did Not Play
2015-12Dec 26 MEM Did Not Play
2015-12Dec 23 BOS Did Not Play
2015-12Dec 21 @HOU Did Not Play
2015-12Dec 19 @WAS Did Not Play
2015-12Dec 17 TOR Did Not Play
2015-12Dec 16 @ORL Did Not Play
2015-12Dec 12 BOS Did Not Play
2015-12Dec 11 @MEM Did Not Play
2015-12Dec 9 MIA Did Not Play
2015-12Dec 7 DET Did Not Play
2015-12Dec 5 @CHI Did Not Play
2015-12Dec 2 GSW Did Not Play
2015-11Nov 29 MIL Did Not Play
2015-11Nov 27 CLE Did Not Play
2015-11Nov 25 WAS Did Not Play
2015-11Nov 23 SAC Did Not Play
2015-11Nov 20 PHI Did Not Play
2015-11Nov 18 BKN Did Not Play
2015-11Nov 17 @NYK Did Not Play
2015-11Nov 15 POR Did Not Play
2015-11Nov 13 @CHI Did Not Play
2015-11Nov 11 NYK Did Not Play
2015-11Nov 10 @MIN Did Not Play
2015-11Nov 7 @SAS Did Not Play
2015-11Nov 5 @DAL Did Not Play
2015-11Nov 3 CHI Did Not Play
2015-11Nov 1 ATL Did Not Play
2015-10Oct 30 @ATL Did Not Play
2015-10Oct 28 @MIA Did Not Play
Michael Kidd-Gilchrist 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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Michael Kidd-Gilchrist – Playing Time & Selected Stats

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#1 Small Forward

1.  Michael Kidd-Gilchrist

2.  P.J. Hairston

3.  Marvin Williams

4.  Nicolas Batum

5.  Jeremy Lamb

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True Shooting Percentage

58.8%

True Shooting % in 2015-16

In 2015-16, Michael Kidd-Gilchrist has a true shooting percentage of 58.8%.

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Projected True Shooting % in 2015-16

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Michael Kidd-Gilchrist 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
2012-13 18 CHA 78 36.0 12.5 8.1 2.1 1.0 1.2 0.0 45.8 74.9 1.8 2.3 5.8 0.2 22.2 5.0 10.9 2.5 3.3
2013-14 19 CHA 62 36.0 10.7 7.8 1.2 1.0 0.9 0.0 47.3 61.4 1.4 2.6 5.2 0.2 11.1 4.0 8.5 2.7 4.4
2014-15 20 CHA 55 36.0 13.6 9.4 1.7 0.7 0.9 0.0 46.5 70.1 1.4 2.5 7.0 0.0 0.0 5.1 10.9 3.4 4.9
2015-16 21 CHA 6 36.0 15.7 8.1 1.4 0.4 0.6 0.6 52.6 66.7 1.2 1.9 6.2 1.4 42.9 5.8 11.0 3.5 5.2
Rest Of Season Projections 22 CHA 28 36.0 Subscribe now to see our 2015-16 rest of season projections for Michael Kidd-Gilchrist
Preseason Projections 22 CHA 7 36.0 Subscribe now to see our 2015-16 projections for Michael Kidd-Gilchrist

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Michael Kidd-Gilchrist 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
2012-13 18 CHA 78 2025 704 455 117 54 70 2 45.8 74.9 101 131 324 9 22.2 281 613 140 187
2013-14 19 CHA 62 1502 448 324 52 43 39 1 47.3 61.4 60 109 215 9 11.1 167 353 113 184
2014-15 20 CHA 55 1587 598 416 77 30 38 0 46.5 70.1 63 109 307 0 0.0 224 482 150 214
2015-16 21 CHA 6 186 81 42 7 2 3 3 52.6 66.7 6 10 32 7 42.9 30 57 18 27
Rest Of Season Projections 22 CHA 28 855 Subscribe now to see our 2015-16 rest of season projections for Michael Kidd-Gilchrist
Preseason Projections 22 CHA 7 158 Subscribe now to see our 2015-16 projections for Michael Kidd-Gilchrist

Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

Michael Kidd-Gilchrist NBA Advanced Stats
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Season Age Team G Min TS% eFG% AR TOR AST/TO EFF
2012-13 18 CHA 78 26.0 50.6 46.0 12.8 11.1 1.2 11.8
2013-14 19 CHA 62 24.2 51.6 47.5 9.5 11.0 0.9 9.5
2014-15 20 CHA 55 28.9 51.9 46.5 10.8 8.8 1.2 14.1
2015-16 21 CHA 6 31.0 58.8 55.3 8.5 7.3 1.2 15.5
Rest Of Season Projections 22 CHA 28 30.5 Subscribe now to see our 2015-16 rest of season projections for Michael Kidd-Gilchrist
Preseason Projections 22 CHA 7 22.6 Subscribe now to see our 2015-16 projections for Michael Kidd-Gilchrist

Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

Michael Kidd-Gilchrist: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Kidd-Gilchrist scored 11 points (5-14 FG, 0-1 3pt, 1-2 FT) to go with 13 rebounds over 37 minutes in a 106-97 victory over the Cavaliers on Wednesday.

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Kidd-Gilchrist scored 19 points (6-7 FG, 2-2 3Pt, 5-8 FT) while adding 12 rebounds, three assists, and a steal in 28 minutes during Sunday's win over the Lakers.

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Kidd-Gilchrist (shoulder) made his season debut and scored 13 points (5-8 FG, 3-6 FT) to go with seven rebounds and one assist over 34 minutes in Friday's 109-91 loss to the Trail Blazers.

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Kidd-Gilchrist (shoulder) will play and start at small forward Friday against the Trail Blazers.

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Kidd-Gilchrist (shoulder) will be available to play Friday against the Trail Blazers, Marc J. Spears of Yahoo! Sports reports.

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Kidd-Gilchrist (shoulder) is listed as questionable for Friday's game against the Trail Blazers.

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Kidd-Gilchrist (shoulder) will return to the starting lineup as soon as he's cleared to play, Chris Kroeger of the Hornets Radio Network reports.

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Kidd-Gilchrist (shoulder) was cleared Tuesday to resume practicing with full contact.

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Kidd-Gilchrist (shoulder) was recently cleared to resume non-contact work, Rick Bonnell of the Charlotte Observer reports.

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Kidd-Gilchrist (shoulder) has been cleared for some light shooting, but coach Steve Clifford reiterated that the small forward is without a firm return timetable, Rick Bonnell of the Charlotte Observer reports.

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Kidd-Gilchrist (shoulder) may return during at some point during the playoffs, but there remains no concrete timetable for his return, Rick Bonnell of the Charlotte Observer reports.

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Kidd-Gilchrist underwent successful surgery Tuesday on the torn labrum in his right shoulder.

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2015-16

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2014-15

Like Bismack Biyombo, but with more on the line, the former No. 2 overall pick is facing somewhat of a do-or-die year as the Hornets have the capability to exercise his option next offseason. However, depending on who you ask, the second-year forward hasn't completely been a bust. According to ESPN's real plus/minus, Michael Kidd-Gilchrist ranked in a tie for 6th place (+2.06) among small forwards on defense. Believe it or not, that was higher than noted defensive stalwarts Kawhi Leonard, Luol Deng, and LeBron James, but MKG has obviously struggled on offense, some of which was expected because of his completely re-tooled jump shot. According to that same statistic, MKG ranked 39th on offense (-0.77) for a total real plus/minus of 1.29 — 19th among all small forwards. He has the athleticism to make it in this league, and he also shot well at the rim (56 percent) last season, but until he starts making jumpers consistently, he's nothing more than a role player. By all accounts, he's a jump shot away from being one of the better all-around small forwards in the league. Fantasy-wise, he's still a wait-and-see option due to his limited game on offense.

2013-14

It's hard not to have some empathy towards Kidd-Gilchrist. He was drafted No. 2 overall, even though he can't shoot, and may not ever be able to shoot (more on this later). He was also drafted by perhaps the most depressing franchise in the league and was asked to step right in and improve the team. And he is also, by all accounts, a great guy and an extremely hard worker. Basically, by no fault of his own, he was put into a situation where he has almost no chance of being considered a good draft pick. There were plenty of rookies last year who were great to own, but MKG simply wasn't one of them. In his rookie campaign, Kidd-Gilchrist made 63 percent of his shots at the rim and 31 percent of his long two-point field goals (16 feet to the three-point line). He was terrible from everywhere else. From three-to-10 feet, he made 28 percent; from 10-to-16 feet, he converted 14 percent; and he hit on 22 percent of his three-point attempts. Overall, he was a 27 percent jump shooter during his rookie season. By comparison, Rudy Gay, who had one of the worst shooting seasons of his career last year, hit 36 percent of his jump shots, and Kevin Durant, who might be the best jump shooter in the league, hit 44 percent of his jumpers. Shooting is obviously not everything, but it's a pretty big thing. That isn't to say he'll kill your field-goal percentage, because he won't, he knows he's not a good shooter. But it does mean that it's hard to expect much more than the 9.0 points per game he averaged last year primarily on dunks and layups. Kidd-Gilchrist's hustle stats averaged out over 36 minutes look decent enough - 8.1 rebounds, 1.0 steal, and 1.2 blocks per game - but he only played 26 minutes per game last season. There's a little upside here for defensive stats with increased playing time, but that's certainly not guaranteed.

2012-13

The No. 2 overall pick for the Bobcats in the 2012 NBA Draft should get plenty of opportunities to be one of the key contributors for Charlotte right out of the gate. Billed as an extremely hard worker, Kidd-Gilchrist will add fantasy value by his hunger on the glass and his ability to score in transition. The case could be made that he has the most fantasy upside of any rookie small forward. Nobody on the Bobcats roster has earned any status as a go-to option on offense, but that might not be MKG’s game right out of the gate. His jump shot is a bit unorthodox, but players like Shawn Marion have been able to thrive in the NBA on hustle and athleticism. There is time for his jumper to come a bit later. Ben Gordon, Gerald Henderson and Kemba Walker might not be good enough to discourage the rookie from trying to take over at points, and his ability to get to the line will also make him a viable scoring option in tight games. In keeper leagues, he has significantly more value, but he should be drafted in the middle-to-late rounds in almost all formats for the 2012-13 season.