Danilo Gallinari

#8F

Danilo

Gallinari

2016 - 17 MPGFG%3P%FT%PPGRPGAPGBPG
SEASON 33.9 43.9 37.9 88.6 17.2 5 2.2 0.2
CAREER STATS 31 41.8 36.8 85.9 15.1 4.6 2 0.4

HEIGHT

6 ft10 in

/ 2.08m

WEIGHT

225 lbs

/ 102.1kg

LATEST VIDEOS

20170226 MEM DEN recap go90

Mike Conley scores 31 points for the Grizzlies and they get the victory over the Nuggets, 105-98.

0021600876 mem den jokic to gallinari dunk 3rd

Nikola Jokic throws the oop to Danilo Gallinari

20170224 BKN DEN recap go90

Gary Harris has a career-high with 25 points to help the Nuggets defeat the Nets, 129-109.

0021600864 bkn den recap

Gary Harris scores a career high of 25 points as the Nuggets roll past the Nets, 129-109.

0021600855 DEN SAC recap

Willie Cauley-Stein scores 29 points as the Kings roll past the Nuggets, 116-100.

0021600842 min den recap

Andrwe Wiggins explodes for 40 points, Karl-Anthony Towns adds 24 with 19 rebounds as Minnesota wins it, 112-99.

20170201 MEM DEN recap go90

Marc Gasol had 24 points and Mike Conley added an additional 18 points to help the Grizz beat the Nuggets, 119-99.

0021600737 MEM DEN recap

Marc Gasol scores 24 points as the Grizzlies defeat the Nuggets 119-99.

0021600737 MEM DEN Gallinari q1

Danilo Gallinari drives to the basket and scores the layup plus the foul.

0021600729 den lal recap

Nick Young scores 23 points and D'Angelo Russell adds 22 points along with 10 assists to lead the Lakers past the Nuggets, 120-115.

20170131 DEN LAL recap go90

D'Angelo Russell had a big game with 22 points, 10 assists, and 7 rebounds as the Lakers hold on to defeat the Nuggets, 120-116.

20170130 international flavor

Check out plays from today's international stars.

20170128 DEN PHO recap go90

Danilo Gallinari had 32 points to help the Nuggets defeat the Suns, 123-112.

0021600709 den phx recap

Denver vets Kenneth Faried and Danilo Gallinari combine for 53 points and 21 boards as the Nuggets take care of the Suns on the road.

0021600709 den phx gallinari hl

Danilo Gallinari scores 32 points and grabs eight rebounds in the Nuggets win over the Suns.

0021600709 den phx and-one gallinari 2nd

Danilo Gallinari drives to the basket and gets the tough layup to fall, plus the foul.

0021600709 den phx barton danilo alley 2nd

On the break, Will Barton lobs it up to Danilo Gallinari for the flush.

20170126 PHX DEN recap go90

Nikola Jokic scores 29 points and grabs 14 rebounds for the Nuggets as they defeat the Suns, 127-120.

20170126 top 5

Check out the top five plays from Thursday's NBA action.

0021600692 phx den recap

Denver gets a huge boost from Nikola Jokic and Danilo Gallinari as they combine for 54 points and 21 boards in the Nuggets win over Phoenix.


PLAYER BIO

Professional History

2013-14 SEASON:
Missed the entire 2013-14 season after undergoing procedure to reconstruct his left anterior cruciate ligament on Jan. 21, 2014

CAREER NOTES: Has averaged 14.5 points on .419 FG and .369 3FG shooting in 285 games in five NBA seasons with Denver and New York . . . Selected to the Sophomores team in the 2010 T-Mobile Rookie Challenge at NBA All-Star weekend in Dallas . . . Participated in the 2010 Foot Locker Three-Point Contest at All-Star weekend in Dallas, finishing fourth . . . Joined the NBA after playing four pro seasons in Italy.

PREVIOUS SEASONS:
2012-13: Appeared in 71 games (all starts), averaging 16.2 points, 5.2 rebounds and 2.5 assists in 32.5 minutes . . . Led team with 135 3-pointers and also shot team-best .822 from the free-throw line . . . Scored 20+ points 22 times . . . Had 19 points, eight boards, four assists and three steals in 36 minutes vs. SAC on 3/23 . . . Had 23 points (7-11 FG, 5-6 3FG) and four assists in 36 minutes at SAC on 3/5 . . . Posted 26 points (4-9 3FG), five boards and five assists in 39 minutes vs. BOS on 2/19 . . . Recorded 18 points, 10 boards and three steals in 49 minutes at BOS on 2/10 . . . Had 27 points and career-high tying four blocks in 34 minutes vs. HOU on 1/30 . . . Posted 27 points in 38 minutes vs. IND on 1/28 . . . Recorded 25 points and four rebounds in 42 minutes vs. POR on 1/15 . . . Had 21 points, eight rebounds and six assists in 35 minutes vs. GSW on 1/13 . . . Posted 23 points (including game-clinching three) and seven boards in 31 minutes vs. CLE on 1/11 . . . Had 20 points and six boards in 32 minutes at LAL on 1/6 . . . Posted 26 points (7-11 FG, 11-12 FT) and five boards in 32 minutes vs. UTA on 1/5 . . . Scored a career-high 39 points (7-11 3FG) and grabbed eight boards in 34 minutes at DAL on 12/28 . . . Had 28 points and grabbed nine boards in 35 minutes vs. SAS on 12/18 . . . Had 24 points (4-5 3FG) and four rebounds in 35 minutes at MIN on 12/12 . . . Registered 21 points and nine boards in 38 minutes at NYK on 12/9 . . . Had 20 points and nine boards in 35 minutes at GSW on 11/29 . . . Posted 20 points and seven rebounds in 35 minutes vs. GSW on 11/23 . . . Had 26 points (10-11 FT) and five rebounds in 35 minutes at MEM on 11/19 . . . Had 21 points, seven boards and three steals and hit the go-ahead 3 in double OT in 48 minutes at GSW on 11/10 . . . Had 13 points and 10 boards in 41 minutes at HOU on 11/7 . . . Registered 23 points, eight boards and four assists in 35 minutes at ORL on 11/2 . . . Did not play on opening night at PHI on 10/31 due to left ankle sprain. Also missed two games due to sinus infection, two games due to left thigh bruise and six games with left ACL tear.

2011-12 (Denver): Appeared in 43 games (40 starts), averaging 14.6 points, 4.7 rebounds and a career high 2.7 . . . Totaled 20 points and five boards in 32 minutes vs. BOS on 3/17 . . . Posted 19 points, including a fall away three-pointer with 3.9 seconds to put the Nuggets ahead 105-104, vs. ATL on 3/13 . . . Tallied 20 points, five rebounds and three assists in 36 minutes at POR on 2/4 . . . Posted 21 points (5-5 3FG), six rebounds and four assists in 27 minutes at LAC on 2/2 . . . Posted 21 points and seven rebounds in 36 minutes vs. TOR on 1/27 . . . Had 23 points, five assists and three blocks in 35 minutes at SAC on 1/25 . . . Recorded a career-high 37 points and 11 rebounds while shooting 18-20 FT (both career-highs) in 52 minutes at NYK on 1/21 . . . Tallied 21 points, four rebounds and five assists in 35 minutes at WAS on 1/20 . . . Had 31 points to go with five boards, two assists and two steals in 40 minutes at SAS on 1/7 . . . Missed a total of 23 games due to injury . . . Left game vs. HOU on 2/6 with a left ankle sprain and missed next 13 games from 2/8-3/4 . . . Fractured thumb and missed 10 games from 3/21 through 4/7.

2010-11 (New York; Denver): Appeared in 62 games (60 starts) and averaged 15.6 ppg, 4.9 rpg, and 1.7 apg in 33.9 minutes . . . In 14 games with the Nuggets, averaged 14.7 ppg and 4.9 rpg in 30.9 minutes . . . Poured in 30 points (15-17 FT), nine rebounds and two assists in 42 minutes at Portland on 2/25 . . . His 17 FT attempts tied a career-high (2nd time) at Portland on 2/25 . . . Acquired from New York on 2/22 as a part of an 13-player trade involving Denver, New York and Minnesota . . . Appeared in 48 games (all starts) with the Knicks this season, averaging 15.9 ppg, 4.8 rpg and 1.7 apg in 34.8 mpg . . . Scored 20+ points 15 times and 30+ once this season as a Knick . . . Had two double-doubles on the year with New York . . . Missed a total of 16 games: two from 4/11-4/13 with a sprained right ankle, eight straight games from 2/28 to 3/16, and six straight from 1/4-1/14 due to a left knee sprain.

2009-10 (New York): Averaged 15.1 points (fourth on team), 4.9 rebounds and shot .423 (392-927) FG and .818 (251-307) FT over 33.9 minutes in 81 games (74 starts) . . . Season Highs: Points: 31 (4/6 vs. Boston); Assists: 8 (4/2 at Golden State); Rebounds: 11 (twice) . . . Played in team-high 81 games after back pain limited him to just 28 contests in rookie season . . . Shot 186-488 (.381) 3FG, finishing second in the NBA in makes behind only Houston's Aaron Brooks (209) and recording the second-highest single-season total in Knicks franchise history (John Starks made 217 in 1994-95) . . . Had 17 games with at least four 3FG makes, including five games with five, two games with six, one game with seven and one game with eight . . . Ranked sixth among NBA sophomores in scoring (15.1) . . . Led Knicks in scoring 12 times and rebounds four times . . . Had 20 20+ scoring games, two 30+ scoring efforts and five double-doubles . . . Scored 20+ points in a half five times during the season . . . Logged 40+ minutes 18 times . . . Poured in a career-high 31 points (10-15 FG) vs. Boston on 4/6 . . . Scored five points for the Sophomore squad in the 2010 T-Mobile Rookie Challenge at the NBA All-Star weekend in Dallas . . . Also finished fourth (tied) in Foot Locker Three-Point Contest and assisted on Nate Robinson's third career win in Sprite Slam Dunk competition . . . Tallied 30 points (8-16 3FG) in overtime loss vs. Philadelphia on 10/31, tying a Knicks single-game record with 16 3FG attempts while falling one 3FG make shy of tying the single-game record for makes . . . Only game missed was an injury-related DNP-CD due to a sore right forearm vs. Atlanta on 12/4.

2008-09 (New York): Lingering back pain limited rookie season to 28 games (two starts), averaging 6.1 points with .448 FG shooting over 14.7 minutes . . . Also shot 32-72 (.444) 3FG and 26-27 (.963) FT . . . Recorded six double-figure scoring games . . . Made at least one three-pointer in 21 of his 28 games . . . Scored a season-high 17 points vs. Atlanta on 3/4 . . . DNP-CD nine times . . . Missed 45 games due to back pain, including each of the last 16 games . . . Underwent successful back surgery on 4/7.

PLAYOFFS:
Has appeared in 12 career playoff games (all with Denver), averaging 12.8 points, 4.4 rebounds and 2.3 assists 30.8 minutes per game. 2012 (Denver): Appeared in all seven games vs. L.A. Lakers, averaging 13.4 points, 5.1 rebounds and 2.4 assists in 31.7 minutes per game . . . Registered a career playoff-high 20 points to go with six rebounds in 35 minutes in GM 4 on 5/6 vs. LAL . . . Scored 13 points and grabbed a career playoff-high eight rebounds in 27 minutes in GM 2 at LAL . . . Posted 12 points, four rebounds and a career playoff-high seven assists in 28 minutes in GM 6 vs. LAL. 2011 (Denver): Started all five games, averaging 12.0 points, 3.4 rebounds and 2.0 assists in 29.6 minutes . . . Posted 18 points, four rebounds and two assists in 32 minutes in Game 1 on 4/17/11 at Oklahoma City . . . Recorded a career playoff-high with 37 minutes adding seven points, three rebounds and two steals in Game 2 on 4/20/11 in Oklahoma City.

INTERNATIONAL EXPERIENCE:
Participated in 2011 Eurobasket Championships for Italy, averaged 15.2 points and 6.4 rebounds in five games . . . Appeared in 62 games (60 starts) in two seasons (2006-08) with Armani Jeans Milano of the Italian A-1 League, averaging 14.0 points on .452 FG and .363 3FG shooting . . . Was named Euroleague's Rising Star in 2007-08 . . . Scored a career-high 29 points vs. Siviglia during 2007-08 season . . . Participated in 2007 Italian All-Star Game . . . Signed with Armani Jeans Milano and played on loan with Edimes Pavia (Italian A-2 League) in 2005-06 . . . Member of Italian U-18 National Team, helping lead Italy to a bronze medal at 2005 U-18 European Championships in Belgrade while averaging 10.6 points . . . Made pro debut (at age 16) with Assigeco Casalpusterlengo of the Italian Serie B-1 League in 2004-05.

CAREER TRANSACTIONS:
Drafted by the New York Knicks in the first round (sixth overall) of the 2008 NBA Draft . . . Traded from New York to Denver along with Wilson Chandler, Raymond Felton, Timofey Mozgov, a 2012 second-round draft pick, a 2013 second-round draft pick, a 2014 first-round draft pick and cash considerations in exchange for Carmelo Anthony, Chauncey Billups, Anthony Carter, Renaldo Balkman and Shelden Williams; the Nuggets also received Kosta Koufos from Minnesota in exchange for a 2015 second-round draft pick (2/22/11) . . . Signed a contract extension with Denver on 1/25/12.

PERSONAL:
Nicknamed "The Rooster" (Il Gallo) . . . Father, Vittorio, played professional basketball in Italy for a number of teams and was a Milan teammate and roommate of New York Knicks Head Coach Mike D'Antoni for eight years . . . Favorite athletes include Michael Jordan and Roger Federer . . . Wears No. 8 to commemorate his birthdate (8/8/88) . . . Threw out the first pitch at a Mets-Yankees game at Shea Stadium on 6/28/08 . . . Played for Italian National Team in the 2008 Summer Olympics qualifying tournament . . . Lists Michael Jordan, Larry Bird and Angelina Jolie as three individuals he'd most like to have dinner with . . . Favorites: actor: Denzel Washington; actress: Angelina Jolie; entertainer: Justin Timberlake; meal: sushi or gnocchi with gorgonzola cheese . . . Co-hosted 30 children to "Show Kids NY" with a day of fun-filled activities on 1/27/10 . . . Participated in the NBA's Basketball Without Borders goodwill tour to Senegal, Africa in August 2010.

Traditional Season Stats

SeasonGPMINFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%OREBDREBREBASTTOVSTLBLKPFDD2TD3PTS+/-
Season2016 46GP 1559MIN 234FGM 533FGA 43.9FG% 833PM 2193PA 37.93P% 242FTM 273FTA 88.6FT% 26OREB 205DREB 231REB 102AST 65TOV 29STL 11BLK 70PF 2DD2 0TD3 793PTS 48+/-

Career Snapshot

Advanced Player Stats
YearTeamGPGSMINPTSFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%OREBDREBREBASTSTLBLKTOVPF+/-
2016DEN4646155979323453343.98321937.924227388.6262052311022911657048
2015DEN535318381036287700418723936.437543286.85222928113542197787-99
2014DEN5927142573422856840.110730135.517119189.531187218834720579418
2012DEN71712308114936487141.813536237.328634882.2653023671766436111130332
2011DEN4340135162819346641.46018332.818220987.12817420211642236886218
2010DEN14124322065413141.22054377810177.2116576221392527147
2010NYK4848167176421150941.58323934.725929089.3481812298238185811751
2009NYK81742746122139292742.318648838.125130781.8653333981357558110191-133
2008NYK2824111705612544.8327244.4262796.3134255151441548100

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