Matt Carroll Player Profile

 
 
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  PRO CAREER
Acquired by the Bobcats from Dallas with Erick Dampier and Eduardo Najera on July 13, 2010, in exchange for Tyson Chandler and Alexis Ajinca… Remains first on the Bobcats all-time free-throw percentage list (.849), while ranking second in three-point field goals (313) and third in three-point percentage (.403)… Has played in 405 career NBA games with Portland, San Antonio, Charlotte and Dallas, averaging 7.1 points and 2.0 rebounds in 17.3 minutes while shooting .418 from the field, .394 from beyond the three-point line and .844 from the free-throw line… Initially signed with the Bobcats as a free agent on Feb. 23, 2005, averaging 8.8 points and 2.4 rebounds in 289 games for the Bobcats before being traded to Dallas with Ryan Hollins on Jan. 16, 2009, in exchange for DeSagana Diop… Among Bobcats career leaders, ranks second in free-throw percentage (.843), second in three-point field goals (330) and third in three-point percentage (.401)… Named 2004-05 NBA Development League MVP after averaging a league-best 20.1 points per game, along with 2.8 rebounds, 1.6 assists and 1.1 steals, for the Roanoke Dazzle… Entered the NBA with Portland, signing as a free agent on Nov. 7, 2003… Played in 13 games for Portland before being released on Jan. 7, 2004… Also played three games for San Antonio after being signed on March 8, 2004.

PERSONAL
Full name is Matthew John Carroll… He and his wife, Melanie, have two children, Matthew John Carroll Jr. and Charlotte Grace Carroll… Brother Pat was Atlantic 10 Co-Player of the Year in 2004-05 at St. Joseph’s University… Father John played football at Penn State University… Grandfather coached basketball at Pittsburgh’s North Catholic High School and is the winningest coach in Pennsylvania history… Was a member of the United States Junior National Team during the summers of 1998 and 1999… Helped that team to the Silver Medal at the FIBA World Championship in the summer of 1999… Played high school basketball at Hatboro-Horsham High School in Pennsylvania… The only player in the history of Pennsylvania high school basketball to win Associated Press Player of the Year honors twice… Scored 2,667 career points in high school, trailing only Kobe Bryant on the career scoring list in southeastern Pennsylvania… Participated in the 2007 Basketball Without Borders Asia in Shanghai, China.

Stories VIdeos Photos
  • Cats Can't Clip Hawks - Apr. 4
  • Walker a Triple Threat in Loss to Wizards - Jan. 28
  • No Love from 76ers in Philly - Jan. 27
  • Solid Debut for Maggette in Bobcats Preseason Loss - Dec. 22
     
  • Chasedown
  • Stay Active - Matt Carroll - Outdoor Play
  • Cats Care Day of Service
  • Bobcats Special Olympic Clinic
  • Cats Care - Holiday Shopping
  • Matt Carroll - Facebook Question
  • Matt Carroll and Kemba Walker - Shooting Challenges
  • Matt Carroll - Workout Highlights
  • Matt Carroll - Interview
  • Bobcats April 2012 Games
  • Bobcats March 2012 Games
  • Bobcats February 2012 Games
  • 2012 Cats Care Day of Service - Feb. 20
  • Bobcats Host NBA Stay Fit Bball Clinic
  • Bobcats January 2012 Games
  • Bobcats December 2011 Games
  • Holiday Shopping Spree - Dec. 20
  • Blue/White Scrimmage presented by BCBSNC
  • 2011 Bobcats Media Day
  • Matt Carroll Workout Gallery