Player Profile - Wesley Matthews
SEASON HIGHLIGHTS BY THE NUMBERS
2 - Is one of only two NBA players to make at least 125 3-pointers in each of the last four seasons (K. Durant)
5 - Ranked fifth in the NBA in 3-point field goals made (201), which is second all-time in Trail Blazer team history (D. Lillard, 218, 2013-14)
70 - Scored in double figures in 70 of 82 games
Fifth year shooting guard Wesley Matthews started all 82 games for in the 2013-14 season, averaging a career-high 16.4 points (44.1% FG, 39.3% 3-PT, 83.7% FT) along with 3.5 rebounds, 2.4 assists, 0.93 steals and 33.9 minutes. The sharp shoorter ranked third in games with at least two made 3-pointers (59) and became the ninth NBA player ever to make a 3-pointer in 48 of their first 50 games in a season. His hot shot ranked him second in 3-pointers (201), and in 3-point percentage (39.3%) for players with a minimum of 50 3-point attempts. He also led the team in steals (76.)
In two rounds of the postseason Matthews averaged 14.5 points, 3.8 rebounds, 1.3 assists antd1.27 steals. He played a crucial role in Portland’s first round success holding down the difficult defensive assignment of Houston’s James Harden.