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Willie Green

33 | Guard

Magic

Biography

Background

2012-13 (Clippers):

• Averaged 6.3 points, 1.3 rebounds, 0.8 assists and 16.5 minutes in 72 games (60 starts). • Finished tied for eighth in the NBA in three-point shooting percentage (42.8%) and led the NBA in three-point shooting from 3/10/13 to the end of the season (63.9%). • Scored 10+ points 15 times. • On 11/7/12 went 5-5 from the field in a win over the Spurs, a career high for field goals made without a miss. • Led team in steals three times. • Matched his season-high 15 points twice in the span of a week 4/3-4/10, going 12-18 from the field in the two games (both Clippers victories). • Shot 58.1% in April, averaging 10.2 points per game, a personal season-high for points in a month.

PLAYOFFS:

Averaged 2.0 points, 1.0 rebounds, 0.7 assists and 6.7 minutes in three games.

2011-12 (Atlanta):

• Averaged 7.6 points, 1.5 rebounds, 0.8 assists and 17.4 minutes in 53 games (two starts). • Connected on 47.1% of his field goals, 44.2% of his threes and 85.7% of his free throws. • 3/30/12 vs. New York, scored 20 points (8-9 FG, 2-3 3FG, 2-2 FT) in 19 minutes.

PLAYOFFS:

In five playoff games, averaged 2.6 points, 1.6 rebounds and 12.6 minutes per game.

2010-11 (New Orleans):

• Averaged 8.7 points, 2.1 rebounds and 1.0 assists per game in 77 games (13 starts). • Converted 44.3% FG, 34.8% 3FG and 78.0% FT on the year. • Recorded 12.2 points, 2.5 rebounds and 1.3 assists (48.6% FG, 32.5% 3FG, 80.0% FT) as a starter. • Scored in double-figures 31 times, including two 20-point efforts and one 30-point outing. • 4/8/11 vs. Phoenix, tied a career-high with five 3FGM on his way to a seasonbest 31 points (12-17 FG, 5-6 3FG, 2-2 FT).

PLAYOFFS:

Averaged 5.7 points and 14.0 minutes in six games.

2009-10 (Philadelphia):

• In 73 games (18 starts), averaged 8.7 points, a career-high 2.1 assists and 1.8 rebounds, while shooting 45.7% from the floor, 34.6% from three-point range and 83.3% from the line. • As a starter, averaged 13.2 points, 3.3 assists and 2.3 rebounds on 50.0% shooting, 33.3% 3FG and 89.1% FT. • Committed just 67 turnovers in 73 games played and had an assist-toturnover ratio of 2.27.

2008-09 (Philadelphia):

• Averaged 8.5 points, 2.0 assists and 1.6 rebounds in 81 games (60 starts). • Started each of his final 60 games played, averaging 8.7 points, 1.9 assists and 1.4 rebounds (43.5% FG, 73.3% FT). • Had an assist-to-turnover ratio of 2.47 for the year.

PLAYOFFS:

Tallied 7.8 points, 1.2 assists, 1.0 rebound and 24.7 minutes in six games.

2007-08 (Philadelphia):

• Averaged career-highs of 12.4 points, 2.5 rebounds and 26.6 minutes in 74 games (74 starts). • Also dished out 2.0 assists while shooting 43.6% from the field and 75.7% from the free throw line. • Missed five games with a left adductor strain and 2 games with a low back strain.

PLAYOFFS:

In six playoff games, tallied 9.0 points, 2.0 assists and 1.3 rebounds.

2006-07 (Philadelphia):

• Averaged 11.3 points, 2.1 rebounds and 1.5 assists in 74 games (36 starts). • Shot 41.1% FG, 32.5 three-point field goal percentage and 66.7 free throw percentage. • Led the team in scoring 10 times and scored 20+ points 12 times. •4/18/07 at Toronto, posted career-highs of 37 points and 14 field goals made. • As a starter, averaged 15.4 points, 2.8 rebounds and 2.1 assists (43.6% FG, 36.6% 3FG, 71.2% FT). • Missed eight games due to injury: three with right knee pain/synovitis, three with a right calf strain and two with a right knee strain.

2005-06 (Philadelphia):

• Averaged 7.0 points and 1.5 rebounds (42.4% FG, 52.6% 3FG, 80.0% FT) in 10 games played. • Missed majority of season rehabilitating from arthroscopic surgery on his left knee, before re-signing with the Sixers (3/23/04).

2004-05 (Philadelphia):

• Averaged 7.7 points, 2.3 rebounds and 1.8 assists in 57 games (21 starts). • Shot 36.6% from the floor and 77.6% from the line. • 11/21/04 at Miami, posted season-highs of 32 points, 10 assists (also a career-best) and 8 rebounds. • Did not play in 25 games: 20 DNP-CD’s and five games on injured list with left heel pain.

PLAYOFFS:

In five games, averaged 5.4 points, 1.8 rebounds and 12.8 minutes per game.

2003-04 (Philadelphia):

• Averaged 6.9 points, 1.2 rebounds and 1.0 assists in 53 games. • Scored 20 or more points three times. • Missed 24 games due to a right thumb injury. • On 12/5/03, had surgery to repair a tear of the ulnar collateral ligament in his right thumb, an injury sustained during practice (12/4/03).

COLLEGE (Detroit Mercy – 1999-03):

• Averaged 14.3 points, 4.2 rebounds and 2.2 assists in 124 games over four seasons at Detroit Mercy. • Named Honorable Mention All-America by The Associated Press as a senior (2002-03). • Voted 2003 Horizon League Player of the Year as a senior, leading the league in scoring (22.6 points, 11th in the nation). • Led the Titans in free throw percentage (80.5%), assists (2.5 assists) and total steals (40). • Finished his collegiate career as the fourthleading scorer (1,779 points) in school history and ranked sixth in career three-point field goals made (120-341 for 35.2%).

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT:

• Has hosted a week-long basketball camp for youth in his hometown of Detroit for the past eight summers. • Worked with the Salvation Army Seimon Family Youth and Community Center to distribute gifts to children during the holiday season. • Partnered with the Los Angeles Clippers, Kia and the California Endowment to open a playground in Los Angeles during the 2012-13 season.

PERSONAL:

• Jersey retired at Detroit Mercy. • Proud father of three children. • Follow Green on Twitter: @DetroitWillie34. Player Profile >