Aaron Gordon

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Aaron

Gordon

2016 - 17 MPGFG%3P%FT%PPGRPGAPGBPG
SEASON 27.3 44.3 32.3 62.4 11.5 4.7 1.9 0.4
CAREER STATS 22.9 45.8 30.4 66.5 8.7 5.2 1.4 0.6

HEIGHT

6 ft9 in

/ 2.06m

WEIGHT

220 lbs

/ 99.8kg

LATEST VIDEOS

20170120 top 10

Check out all the top plays from Friday's NBA action.

20170120 MIL ORL recap go90

Elfrid Payton leads the way for the Magic with 20 points and Jeff Green adds 18 points as Orlando takes down the Bucks, 112-96.

0021600643 mil orl recap

The Magic finish with seven players scoring in double-digits led by 20 from Elfrid Payton as the cruise past the Bucks, 112-96.

0021600643 mil orl gordon layup 1q

Aaron Gordon skies on the baseline and catches the lob for the lay-in over his head.

20170118 ORL NOP recap go90

Anthony Davis had a big game with 21 points and 14 rebounds as the Pelicans blow out the Magic, 118-98.

0021600631 orl nop recap

Anthony Davis scores 21 points as the Pelicans defeat the Magic 118-98.

20170114 top 10

Take a look at all the top action from Saturday in the NBA.

20170114 ORL UTA recap go90

Rudy Gobert had a double-double with 19 points and 19 rebounds to help the Jazz defeat the Magic, 114-107.

0021600604 orl uta play5

Aaron Gordon and Jodie Meeks run the fast break together as Meeks lobs the alley-oop for Gordon.

0021600604 orl uta gordon dunk 1q

Aaron Gordon runs the floor in transition and gets the pass before he takes off for a one-handed dunk.

20170113 ORL POR recap go90

Nikola Vucevic had 30 points and 10 rebounds to help the Magic beat the Blazers, 115-109.

0021600598 orl por recap

Nikola Vucevic scores 30 points and grabs 10 rebounds to lead the visiting Magic past the Trail Blazers, 115-109. Damian Lillard scores 34 points in the loss.

20170111 ORL LAC recap go90

Chris Paul had 18 points and J.J. Redick added another 22 points to help the Clippers defeat the Magic, 105-96.

0021600584 orl lac recap

J.J. Redick scores 22 points, DeAndre Jordan grabs 20 rebounds and Chris Paul adds 18 points to lift the Clippers over the Magic 105-96.

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Jodie Meeks tosses the lob to Aaron Gordon who soars for the slam.

20170108 ORL LAL recap go90

Julius Randle, D'Angelo Russell, and Brandon Ingram combined for 53 points as the Lakers take care of the Magic, 111-95.

20170106 HOU ORL recap go90

Patrick Beverley scores 17 points and grabs 9 rebounds for the Rockets as they top the Magic, 100-93.

0021600545 hou orl recap

James Harden scores 14 points, dishes out 10 assists and grabs 7 rebounds as the Rockets defeat the Magic 100-93.

0021600545 hou orl ibaka and 1 q1

Off the Rockets turnover Aaron Gordon find Serge Ibaka who makes the layup plus the foul.

0021600530 atl orl recap

Dennis Schroder scores 18 points, Dwight Howard adds 13 points with 12 rebounds as the Hawks top the Magic, 111-92.


PLAYER BIO

Professional History

2015-16 SEASON: Appeared in 78 games (37 starts) with Orlando, averaging 9.2 ppg., 6.5 rpg. and 1.6 apg. in 23.9 minpg.…As a starter, averaged 11.1 ppg., 8.2 rpg. and 2.2 apg. in 28.6 minpg….Led (or tied) the team in scoring five times and in rebounding 20 times…Scored in double figures 38 times and had 20+ points five times, including a career-high 22 points on Feb. 28 vs. Philadelphia and Apr. 13 @ Charlotte…Had 10+ rebounds 15 times, including a career-high 16 rebounds on Feb. 1 @ San Antonio and Mar. 7 @ Golden State…Recorded 12 double-doubles…Posted his first career 20+ point/10+ rebound game on Mar. 11 @ Sacramento…Dished out a career-high six assists on Mar. 26 vs. Chicago…Logged a career-high 39 minutes on Jan. 31 vs. Boston…Recorded at least one blocked shot 37 times and had two-or-more blocked shots 13 times, including a career-high four blocks on Nov. 13 vs. Utah and Feb. 7 vs. Atlanta…Recorded at least one steal 40 times and had two-or-more steals 13 times, including a career-high six steals on Feb. 19 vs. Dallas…Missed four total games due to injury - Missed one game (Dec. 8) due to a sprained right ankle and three games (Apr. 8-11) due to a concussion…Finished as runner-up during Slam Dunk contest at NBA All-Star Weekend, losing in a “dunk-off” to Minnesota’s Zach LaVine.

PROFESSIONAL CAREER: Appeared in 125 career NBA regular season games (45 starts), all with Orlando, averaging 7.7 ppg., 5.4 rpg. and 1.3 apg. in 21.3 minpg.

2014-15: Played in 47 games (eight starts) during his rookie campaign with Orlando, averaging 5.2 ppg. and 3.6 rpg. in 17.0 minpg.…As a starter, averaged 6.8 ppg. and 4.6 rpg. in 25.1 minpg….Ranked among all NBA rookies in rebounding (11th) and blocked shots (8th)…Led (or tied) the team in rebounding twice…Scored in double figures six times…Recorded first career NBA double-double with 10 points and 12 rebounds on Apr. 4 @ Milwaukee…Recorded at least one blocked shot 18 times and had two-or-more blocks three times…Recorded at least one steal 17 times and two-or-more steals four times…Made his NBA regular season debut on Oct. 28 @ New Orleans, tallying 11 points, three rebounds, one steal and one blocked shot in 28 minutes…Made his first NBA start on Jan. 25 vs. Indiana, tallying nine points, four rebounds and one blocked shot in 21 minutes…Missed 34 games due to injury: Missed 31 games (Nov. 17-Jan. 14) due to a fractured fifth metatarsal in his left foot (underwent surgery on Nov. 21), one game (Feb. 4) due to a sore left foot and two games (Feb. 27-Mar. 1) due to a sprained right ankle…On the Inactive List once.

College History

COLLEGE CAPSULE: Played and started in all 38 games during his only season at the University of Arizona, averaging 12.4 ppg., 8.0 rpg., 2.0 apg. and 1.03 blkpg. in 31.2 minpg….Helped the Wildcats to a 33-5 record, a Pac-12 regular season championship and an Elite Eight appearance in the 2014 NCAA Tournament…Led Arizona in rebounding (seventh in conference), while ranking second in both scoring and blocked shots (11th in conference)…Named First Team All-Pac-12 and the 2013-14 Pac-12 Freshman of the Year…Also earned Third Team All-American honors by The Sporting News and Honorable Mention by The Associated Press…Was one of six finalists for the Wayman Tisdale National Freshman of the Year Award.

ONE-ON-ONE: Full name is Aaron Addison Gordon…Older brother, Drew, played collegiately at New Mexico and UCLA…He later played professionally in both Turkey and Italy in 2013-14, and also has NBA Summer League experience with Dallas, Sacramento and Utah...Father, Eddy, played basketball at San Diego State and signed as a free agent with the NFL’s New England Patriots as a tight end…Sister, Elisabeth, played collegiately at Harvard…Chosen to the 2016 USA Men’s Select Team…Earned MVP honors while leading the United States to a gold medal at the 2013 FIBA U19 World Championships in Prague, averaging team-highs of 16.2 ppg. and 6.2 rpg., while shooting 61.2 percent from the field…Teammates on that U19 team with Elfrid Payton…Named MVP of the 2013 McDonald’s All-American Game, finishing with 24 points, eight rebounds and two assists in 24 minutes…Also earned MVP honors at the 2012 Under Armour Elite 24 Game…Led Archbishop Mitty High School to consecutive state titles in 2011 and 2012…Became only the fourth two-time California Mr. Basketball selection since 1979, joining John Williams, Jason Kidd and Tyson Chandler…A three-time San Francisco Chronicle and San Jose Mercury Player of the Year, and the first-ever three-time WCAL Player of the Year…Finished his high school career with 2,386 points and 1,666 rebounds, both records for his school, conference and the Central Coast Section…As a senior, averaged 21.6 ppg., a school-record 15.7 rpg. and 3.3 blkpg., leading Mitty to a 28-6 record and a runner-up in the CIF Open Division…Also led Team USA to a gold medal at the 2011 FIBA Americas Championship, averaging team-highs of 17.0 ppg., 11.2 rpg. and 3.2 blkpg….Enjoys cooking in his spare time, withhis favorite dish being macaroni and cheese…Likes to read during his spare time…Would be an NFL player if he wasn’t in the NBA…You can follow him on Twitter: @Double0AG.

Traditional Season Stats

SeasonGPMINFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%OREBDREBREBASTTOVSTLBLKPFDD2TD3PTS+/-
Season2016 44GP 1202MIN 196FGM 442FGA 44.3FG% 503PM 1553PA 32.33P% 63FTM 101FTA 62.4FT% 54OREB 152DREB 206REB 83AST 48TOV 33STL 19BLK 91PF 2DD2 0TD3 505PTS -76+/-

Career Snapshot

Advanced Player Stats
YearTeamGPGSMINPTSFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%OREBDREBREBASTSTLBLKTOVPF+/-
2016ORL4436120250519644244.35015532.36310162.4541522068333194891-76
2015ORL7837186371927457947.34214229.612919366.8154353507128595566153-73
2014ORL4787962439320844.7134827.1446172.1461231693321223883-163

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