Aaron Gordon

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Aaron

Gordon

2016 - 17 MPGFG%3P%FT%PPGRPGASTBLK
SEASON 26.1 38.9 27.3 57.9 9.3 4.6 34 11
CAREER STATS 21.9 45.2 28.6 66.8 7.9 5.3 1.4 0.6

HEIGHT

6 ft9 in

/ 2.06m

WEIGHT

220 lbs

/ 99.8kg

LATEST VIDEOS

0021600278 orl mem gordon alley 3rd

On the break, Elfrid Payton throws the alley-oop to Aaron Gordon.

0021600278 orl mem gordon layup 3rd

Aaron Gordon goes coast to coast and finishes with the layup.

20161129 ORL SAS recap go90

Behind 18 points from Serge Ibaka, the Magic stun the Spurs, 95-83.

0021600264 orl sas play3 gordon lob 2q

Aaron Gordon runs the break and grabs the lob from C.J. Watson for the slam.

20161127 MIL ORL recap go90

John Henson had 20 points as the Bucks beat the Magic, 104 - 96.

20161125 was orl recap go90

John Wall scores 26 points and dishes out 10 assists as the Wizards get a road win over the Magic, 94-91.

0021600214 phx orl Gordon block 2q

Aaron Gordon rises up to get the block.

0021600214 phx orl gordon shot three 4q

Aaron Gordon hits the three as the shot clock expires.

0021600214 phx orl gordon shot 4q

Aaron Gordon pump fakes and hits the long two pointer.

0021600187 dal orl recap

D.J. Augustin leads with 18 points and six assists, Serge Ibaka adds 15 with nine rebounds as the Magic take it, 95-87.

20161116 nop orl recap go90

Serge Ibaka and Evan Fournier score 16 points each to lead the Magic over the Pelicans, 89-82.

0021600159 nop orl recap

Serge Ibaka and Evan Fournier put in 16 points a piece to lead Orlando over New Orleans, 89-82.

0021600159 nop orl aaron gordon 2ndqtr fingerroll and 1

Aaron Gordon gets the feed on the drive and converts with the acrobatic lay-in, plus the foul.

0021600159 nop orl aaron gordon bismack biyombo dunk 1stqtr

Aaron Gordon puts the pass inside to Bismack Biyombo for the two-hand flush.

20161114 orl ind recap go90

Paul George has 13 points 6 rebounds and 5 assists in a runaway win over the Magic, 88 - 69.

0021600145 orl ind recap

C.J. Miles scores 16 points off the bench, Paul George adds 13 points as the Pacers defeat the Magic.

0021600124_uta_orl_gordon_dunk_4q

Aaron Gordon gets the rebound and puts it back up for the slam dunk.

20161109 MIN ORL recap go90

Zach LaVine goes off for 37 points as the Timberwolves take down the Magic, 123-107.

0021600109 min orl recap

Zach LaVine scores 37 points, Andrew Wiggins adds 29 and the Timberwolves defeat the Magic 123-107.

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Aaron Gordon takes the feed and flies down the baseline with the two-handed slam.


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.

Career Snapshot

Advanced Player Stats
YearTeamGPGSMINPTSFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%OREBDREBREBASTSTLBLKTOVPF+/-
2016ORL19114951777018038.9155527.3223857.92365883416112137-31
2015ORL7837186371927457947.34214229.612919366.8154353507128595566153-73
2014ORL4787962439320844.7134827.1446172.1461231693321223883-163

Traditional Season Stats

SeasonGPMINFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%OREBDREBREBASTTOVSTLBLKPFDD2TD3PTS+/-
Season2016 19GP 495MIN 70FGM 180FGA 38.9FG% 153PM 553PA 27.33P% 22FTM 38FTA 57.9FT% 23OREB 65DREB 88REB 34AST 21TOV 16STL 11BLK 37PF 1DD2 0TD3 177PTS -31+/-

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