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Greg Monroe

27-Year-Old       Phoenix Suns

2017-18 NBA Stats

PTS

9.0

REB

6.0

AST

1.0

STL

0.3

BLK

0.2

2017-18 NBA ROS Projections

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2017-18 Fantasy Basketball Outlook

Among swirling trade rumors – which have surrounded him for the past couple years in Milwaukee – Monroe accepted a bench role with the team last season, drawing no starts, but produced well in limited action. In his 22.5 minutes, Moose posted 11.7 points, 6.6 boards, 2.3 ass...

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HT: 6' 11"   WT: 265 lbs   DOB: 6/4/1990  College: Georgetown   DRAFTED: 1st Rd, #7 Overall in 2010   Show ContractHide Contract

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Greg Monroe Contract Information:

Signed a three-year, $51.43 million contract with the Bucks in July of 2015. Exercised $17.88 million player option for the 2017-18 season.

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Monroe collected 20 points on 10-14 FG, adding 11 rebounds, two steals, one assist and one block in 26 minutes during Thursday's 142-116 loss to Houston.

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Greg Monroe 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 20 DET 80 27.8 9.4 7.5 1.3 1.2 0.6 0.0 55.1 62.2 1.0 3.1 4.4 0.0 0.0 3.8 6.9 1.8 2.9
2011-12 21 DET 66 31.5 15.4 9.7 2.3 1.3 0.7 0.0 52.1 73.9 2.4 3.6 6.0 0.0 0.0 6.2 11.8 3.0 4.1
2012-13 22 DET 81 33.2 16.0 9.6 3.5 1.3 0.7 0.0 48.6 68.9 2.9 2.9 6.7 0.0 0.0 6.3 13.1 3.3 4.8
2013-14 23 DET 82 32.8 15.2 9.3 2.1 1.1 0.6 0.0 49.7 65.7 2.0 3.1 6.1 0.0 0.0 6.1 12.4 2.9 4.5
2014-15 24 DET 69 31.0 15.9 10.2 2.1 1.1 0.5 0.0 49.6 75.0 2.2 3.3 6.9 0.0 0.0 6.1 12.4 3.7 4.9
2015-16 25 MIL 79 29.3 15.3 8.8 2.3 0.9 0.8 0.0 52.2 74.0 1.6 2.8 6.1 0.0 0.0 6.2 11.9 2.9 3.9
2016-17 26 MIL 81 22.5 11.7 6.6 2.3 1.1 0.5 0.0 53.3 74.1 1.7 2.1 4.5 0.0 0.0 4.8 9.0 2.2 3.0
2017-18 27 MIL 5 15.8 6.8 5.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 48.5 50.0 1.2 1.2 3.8 0.0 0.0 3.2 6.6 0.4 0.8
2017-18 27 PHO 1 26.0 20.0 11.0 1.0 2.0 1.0 0.0 71.4 0.0 0.0 3.0 8.0 0.0 0.0 10.0 14.0 0.0 0.0
2017-18 27 MIL/PHO 6 17.5 9.0 6.0 1.0 0.3 0.2 0.0 55.3 50.0 1.0 1.5 4.5 0.0 0.0 4.3 7.8 0.3 0.7
Rest Of Season Projections 27 PHO 62 16.6 Subscribe now to see our 2017-18 rest of season projections for Greg Monroe
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Greg Monroe 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 1 26.0 20.0 11.0 1.0 2.0 1.0 0.0 71.4 0.0 0.0 3.0 8.0 0.0 0.0 10.0 14.0 0.0 0.0
Last 14 Days 1 26.0 20.0 11.0 1.0 2.0 1.0 0.0 71.4 0.0 0.0 3.0 8.0 0.0 0.0 10.0 14.0 0.0 0.0
Last 30 Days 6 17.5 9.0 6.0 1.0 0.3 0.2 0.0 55.3 50.0 1.0 1.5 4.5 0.0 0.0 4.3 7.8 0.3 0.7
Last 5 Games 5 17.6 8.8 6.0 1.0 0.4 0.2 0.0 52.4 0.0 1.2 1.6 4.4 0.0 0.0 4.4 8.4 0.0 0.0

 

2017-18 NBA Game Log   Greg Monroe
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Date Opp SCORE MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TO FGM FGA FTM FTA 3PM 3PA OREB DREB FOULS
Nov 16 HOU 116-142 26 20 11 1 2 1 0 10 14 0 0 0 0 3 8 2
Nov 13 LAL 93-100 Did Not Play
Nov 11 MIN 118-110 Did Not Play
Nov 10 ORL 112-128 Did Not Play
Nov 8 MIA 115-126 Did Not Play
Nov 6 BKN 92-98 Did Not Play
Nov 3 @DET 105-96 Did Not Play
Nov 1 @CHA 126-121 Did Not Play
Oct 31 OKC 91-110 Did Not Play
Oct 29 @ATL 106-117 Did Not Play
Oct 26 BOS 89-96 17 8 6 1 0 0 3 4 8 0 0 0 0 0 6 2
Oct 23 CHA 103-94 20 8 7 3 0 0 0 4 9 0 0 0 0 2 5 1
Oct 21 POR 113-110 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oct 20 CLE 97-116 18 8 6 0 0 0 3 4 8 0 0 0 0 3 3 1
Oct 18 @BOS 100-108 17 10 6 1 0 0 0 4 5 2 4 0 0 1 5 3
Greg Monroe 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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Greg Monroe – Playing Time & Selected Stats

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#3 Center
Also Listed As:  #5 Power Forward

XTyson Chandler

1.  Alex Len

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3.  Marquese Chriss

4.  Dragan Bender

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True Shooting Percentage

55.4%

True Shooting % in 2017-18

In 2017-18, Greg Monroe has a true shooting percentage of 55.4%.

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Greg Monroe 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 20 DET 80 36.0 12.2 9.7 1.7 1.5 0.7 0.0 55.1 62.2 1.3 4.0 5.7 0.0 0.0 4.9 8.9 2.3 3.8
2011-12 21 DET 66 36.0 17.6 11.0 2.6 1.4 0.8 0.0 52.1 73.9 2.8 4.1 6.9 0.0 0.0 7.0 13.5 3.5 4.7
2012-13 22 DET 81 36.0 17.4 10.4 3.8 1.4 0.7 0.0 48.6 68.9 3.1 3.2 7.2 0.1 0.0 6.9 14.2 3.6 5.3
2013-14 23 DET 82 36.0 16.7 10.2 2.3 1.2 0.6 0.0 49.7 65.7 2.2 3.4 6.7 0.0 0.0 6.7 13.6 3.2 4.9
2014-15 24 DET 69 36.0 18.5 11.9 2.4 1.3 0.6 0.0 49.6 75.0 2.5 3.9 8.0 0.0 0.0 7.1 14.4 4.2 5.7
2015-16 25 MIL 79 36.0 18.8 10.8 2.8 1.1 1.0 0.0 52.2 74.0 2.0 3.4 7.4 0.0 0.0 7.6 14.6 3.5 4.8
2016-17 26 MIL 81 36.0 18.8 10.5 3.7 1.8 0.8 0.0 53.3 74.1 2.8 3.3 7.2 0.1 0.0 7.6 14.3 3.5 4.7
2017-18 27 MIL 5 36.0 15.5 11.4 2.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 48.5 50.0 2.7 2.7 8.7 0.0 0.0 7.3 15.0 0.9 1.8
2017-18 27 PHO 1 36.0 27.7 15.2 1.4 2.8 1.4 0.0 71.4 0.0 0.0 4.2 11.1 0.0 0.0 13.8 19.4 0.0 0.0
2017-18 27 MIL/PHO 6 36.0 18.5 12.3 2.1 0.7 0.3 0.0 55.3 50.0 2.1 3.1 9.3 0.0 0.0 8.9 16.1 0.7 1.4
Rest Of Season Projections 27 PHO 62 36.0 Subscribe now to see our 2017-18 rest of season projections for Greg Monroe
2017-18 Projections 27 MIL 80 36.0 Subscribe now to see our 2017-18 projections for Greg Monroe

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Greg Monroe 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 20 DET 80 2222 751 601 105 93 45 0 55.1 62.2 81 248 353 1 0.0 303 550 145 233
2011-12 21 DET 66 2082 1015 637 152 83 46 0 52.1 73.9 161 239 398 1 0.0 407 781 201 272
2012-13 22 DET 81 2687 1298 777 281 105 55 0 48.6 68.9 234 236 541 4 0.0 514 1058 270 392
2013-14 23 DET 82 2690 1249 760 171 91 47 0 49.7 65.7 166 256 504 1 0.0 504 1015 241 367
2014-15 24 DET 69 2137 1098 704 142 78 34 0 49.6 75.0 149 229 475 0 0.0 423 853 252 336
2015-16 25 MIL 79 2314 1210 696 178 72 67 0 52.2 74.0 129 218 478 1 0.0 491 941 228 308
2016-17 26 MIL 81 1823 951 532 187 92 38 0 53.3 74.1 140 167 365 4 0.0 387 726 177 239
2017-18 27 MIL 5 79 34 25 5 0 0 0 48.5 50.0 6 6 19 0 0.0 16 33 2 4
2017-18 27 PHO 1 26 20 11 1 2 1 0 71.4 0.0 0 3 8 0 0.0 10 14 0 0
2017-18 27 MIL/PHO 6 105 54 36 6 2 1 0 55.3 50.0 6 9 27 0 0.0 26 47 2 4
Rest Of Season Projections 27 PHO 62 1026 Subscribe now to see our 2017-18 rest of season projections for Greg Monroe
2017-18 Projections 27 MIL 80 1912 Subscribe now to see our 2017-18 projections for Greg Monroe

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Greg Monroe NBA Advanced Stats
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Season Age Team G Min TS% eFG% AR TOR AST/TO EFF
2010-11 20 DET 80 27.8 57.5 55.1 12.5 9.7 1.3 14.7
2011-12 21 DET 66 31.5 56.3 52.1 12.5 13.3 0.9 20.1
2012-13 22 DET 81 33.2 52.7 48.6 16.1 13.4 1.2 20.0
2013-14 23 DET 82 32.8 53.1 49.7 11.3 11.0 1.0 18.5
2014-15 24 DET 69 31.0 54.9 49.6 11.0 11.5 1.0 20.2
2015-16 25 MIL 79 29.3 56.2 52.2 12.9 9.3 1.4 19.8
2016-17 26 MIL 81 22.5 57.2 53.3 16.1 12.1 1.3 15.5
2017-18 27 MIL 5 15.8 48.9 48.5 10.9 13.1 0.8 7.8
2017-18 27 PHO 1 26.0 71.4 71.4 6.7 0.0 10,000.0 31.0
2017-18 27 MIL/PHO 6 17.5 55.4 55.3 9.9 9.9 1.0 11.7
Rest Of Season Projections 27 PHO 62 16.6 Subscribe now to see our 2017-18 rest of season projections for Greg Monroe
2017-18 Projections 27 MIL 80 23.9 Subscribe now to see our 2017-18 projections for Greg Monroe

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Greg Monroe: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Monroe will start at center in Thursday's game against the Rockets, Craig Grialou of ArizonaSports.com reports.

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Monroe (calf) will be available to play in Thursday's game against the Rockets, Scott Bordow of the Arizona Republic reports.

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Monroe (calf) is listed as questionable for Thursday's game against the Rockets, Scott Bordow of the Arizona Republic reports.

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Monroe (calf) will not play in Monday's game against the Lakers, Craig Grialou of ArizonaSports.com reports.

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Monroe (calf) will not play Saturday against Minnesota, Jerry Zgoda of the Star Tribune reports.

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Monroe (calf) did not participate in Friday's shootaround, John Gambadoro of Arizona Sports 98.7 FM reports.

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The Suns, who acquired Monroe (calf) along with a 2018 first-round draft pick from the Bucks in exchange for point guard Eric Bledsoe on Tuesday, are hoping to deal the veteran center elsewhere, Adrian Wojnarowksi of ESPN.com reports.

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Monroe (calf), in a deal being finalized, will be traded to the Suns along with a first-round pick in exchange for Eric Bledsoe, Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN reports.

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Coach Jason Kidd said Sunday that Monroe (calf) will be out for two weeks, Matt Valazquez of The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports.

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Monroe is dealing with left calf soreness and has been ruled out for Sunday's game against the Hawks, Matt Velazquez of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports.

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Monroe finished with eight points (4-9 FG), seven rebounds and three assists across 21 minutes during Monday's 103-94 win over the Hornets.

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Monroe (calf) will play in the Bucks' opener Wednesday against the Celtics, Matt Velazquez of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports.

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2017-18

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2016-17

Milwaukee was a surprising landing spot for Monroe in free agency last summer, with the big man spurning other larger-market clubs to ink a three-year, $50 million deal with the Bucks. The team signed Monroe with the hope that he’d end the organization’s revolving door at center, and while he largely produced as expected, he was a poor fit in the Bucks’ offensive system. The lack of stretch four types on the roster often resulted in crowding down low whenever Monroe was on the court, an issue that was all too familiar for him when he played next to Andre Drummond in Detroit. And despite possessing the stout body of a prototypical center, Monroe graded out as a poor defender and didn’t provide much of a rim-protecting presence, despite his 0.8 blocks per game being a career high. Those shortcomings notwithstanding, Monroe was a bully on the low block as usual, averaging 15.3 points and 8.8 boards per game, and a skilled passer for a center, with an average of 2.3 assists per game. Those numbers certainly give Monroe appeal to a number of teams and made him especially useful in the fantasy realm, but it doesn’t appear the Bucks are as bullish on ‘Moose.’ Though Monroe remains in line to open the season as the team’s starting center, he’s reportedly been shopped aggressively throughout the summer and seems likely to be traded at some point in 2016-17 so the Bucks can cash out on him before he (likely) declines his $17.8 million player option for 2017-18. Given his shaky standing with the Bucks, there’s reason to believe Monroe’s playing time will plunge further from last season’s 29.3 minutes per game, especially with backup centers Miles Plumlee and John Henson both signed to high-dollar, multi-year deals of their own. Monroe’s fantasy productivity may thus be more limited than normal when the season begins, but if he indeeds lands with a team where he’d presumably be a better fit, it might be worthwhile for fantasy owners to pursue him in a trade of their own.

2015-16

After spending five productive seasons with the Pistons, Monroe signed a three-year, $50 million deal with the Bucks as a free agent this offseason. At only 25 years old, Monroe enters the Bucks organization as the oldest starter on the roster, and he'll immediately step in as the team's top interior scoring option. In 2014-15, Monroe averaged 15.9 points and 10.2 rebounds over 69 starts and 31 minutes per game, helping to energize an otherwise pedestrian Pistons offense. The knock against Monroe has always been his lack of a reliable jumpshot, particularly outside of the painted area. Former coach Stan Van Gundy remarked this summer that the Pistons never implored Monroe to develop an outside game, however, instead allowing the big man to operate around the basket, where he's most comfortable. With Andre Drummond no longer at his side, Monroe will be able to play his natural center spot, keeping him closer to the rim on both ends. Last season, he struggled to stick with rangier stretch fours like Kevin Love and LaMarcus Aldridge, whose versatility as jump-shooters challenged Monroe's mobility. The 6-11 Monroe improved to a career-best 75 percent from the free-throw line last season, and he's probably the best bet to lead the Bucks in free throw attempts. Monroe posted 35 double-doubles in 2014-15 - good for 12th in the NBA - and as the picture of durability in his role, he looks to be a valuable starting center option in a complementary system.

2014-15

Monroe's fourth campaign with the Pistons was nearly identical to his previous two years. The 24-year-old power forward was once again a double-double machine, ranking 16th in the NBA with 35 double-doubles. He finished 2013-14 with averages of 15.2 points and 9.3 rebounds in 32 minutes per game. Monroe also proved to be one of the most durable big men in the league, appearing in all 82 games, and he has now missed just three contests in four seasons. A skilled passing big man, Monroe saw his assists drop from a career-high mark of 3.5 helpers per game to 2.1 last season, as new teammates Brandon Jennings and Josh Smith were the primary facilitators on the squad. Monroe also struggled with inefficiency again, shooting 50 percent from the field and 66 percent from the line. While his field-goal percentage doesn't appear too low, he should be more efficient considering the majority of his shots come at the rim. On defense, Monroe is a solid source of steals (1.1), but his lack of athleticism and verticality doesn't lead to many blocked shots (0.6). Monroe was a restricted free agent this summer. Instead of working out a long-term deal, he has verbally committed to a one-year qualifying offer with the Pistons. That means Monroe will be playing for a big payday next summer. The Pistons have done a good job upgrading their three-point shooting, and improved spacing should lead to more efficient numbers in the post for Monroe. Entering his fifth season, Monroe remains a nightly double-double threat, who holds value in most formats despite his struggles with inefficiency and defensive production.

2013-14

Monroe had a solid season in his 2012-13 campaign despite not living up to some of the hype of a potential breakout year. He averaged 16.0 points (49 percent from the field, 69 percent from the line), 9.6 rebounds, 3.5 assists, 1.3 steals and 0.7 blocks in 33 minutes per game. The fact that Monroe did not break out completely last season left owners on a sour note, but it could mean that his inevitable breakout year is coming this season. Despite the addition of Josh Smith and the emergence of Andre Drummond crowding the frontcourt, Monroe still has the potential to showcase his best stuff due to his uncanny ability to pass and rack up assists as a big man, in addition to getting his hands dirty on the defensive end with steals. With new point guard Brandon Jennings at the helm of the offense, the Pistons may take a run-and-gun approach which would allow a skilled passing forward like Monroe to thrive with two athletic frontcourt mates in Smith and Drummond. Monroe will be just 23 years of age heading into his fourth season in the NBA, and his breakout season may come sooner than later.

2012-13

With a breakout season in 2011-12, Monroe solidified himself as the Pistons’ primary building block and one of the more intriguing young big men to target in fantasy. In just his second season in the NBA, the Georgetown product put together averages of 15.4 points, 9.7 rebounds, 2.3 assists and 1.3 steals while showing effectiveness from both the floor (52.1) and charity stripe (73.9). He showed vast improvements in his offensive game during his sophomore season, taking and hitting mid-range jumpers with confidence while also being able to take most opposing big men to the rack and finish with a sweeping, left-handed baby hook. While athletic, Monroe isn’t a high-flyer and spends most of his time below the rim. This has resulted in an average of just 0.6 blocks per game through his first two seasons. As his defensive game develops, Monroe will start swatting away more shots, but he’ll never be an elite shot blocker like other big men. Instead, Monroe will rely on his ability to rack up good amounts of steals and assists – both of which are a rare treat from a center-eligible player. The Pistons will continue to give Monroe more of the load to shoulder, so his best days should be ahead of him. If you’re looking to go young in your fantasy frontcourt, you’ll be hard-pressed to find many up-and-coming big men more attractive than Monroe.

2011-12

Relegated to a reserve role for most of the first half of the season, Monroe initially struggled to find his footing in the NBA. He averaged 5.4 points and 5.2 rebounds in 32 games off the bench. It wasn’t until Monroe was promoted to the starting lineup that he truly blossomed. In 48 starts, Monroe averaged 12.0 points, 9.1 rebounds, 1.4 steals and 0.7 blocks. The 21-year-old out of Georgetown turned into a double-double machine after the All-Star break, recording 14 in 25 post-break games. Monroe isn’t terribly athletic and often plays below the rim, so he might never be an elite rebounder or shot blocker, but he has active hands and has the ability to be one of the better thieves among pivots. Although his assist numbers (1.3) weren’t impressive during his rookie campaign, Monroe is also a quality passer for a big man and should post decent numbers in that category as his game matures. The Pistons are in full-blown rebuilding mode, and Monroe figures to be one of the team’s centerpieces. He’s among the better up-and-coming centers in fantasy and should be a nightly double-double threat for years to come.

2010-11

The Pistons selected Monroe with the seventh overall pick in the 2010 Draft. At 6-11, 247, the Georgetown product will provide the Pistons with much needed size in the frontcourt. Monroe’s scoring tools are still a bit raw and he lacks the explosiveness of many big men in today’s NBA, but he makes up for those weaknesses with a high basketball IQ, great passing ability, and an underrated ability to clean the glass. Monroe may not have a huge role with the team to start the year, but he could develop into a decent fantasy play by midseason.