Matt Barnes




PRESEASON 21 33.3 60 50 12 8 4 0
CAREER STATS 23.6 44 33.5 74.2 8.3 4.6 1.7 0.5


6 ft7 in

/ 2.01m


226 lbs

/ 102.5kg


Grizzlies Spurs Series Recap

The win gives Gregg Popovich his ninth sweep in a best-of-seven series, which broke a tie with Phil Jackson for the most in NBA history.

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An emotional Coach David Joerger, Matt Barnes and Vince Carter talk with the media following the series loss to the Spurs.

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Kawhi Leonard scores 21 points, LaMarcus Aldridge adds a double-double as the Spurs win Game 4 and sweep the series with Memphis.

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Jordan Farmar picks off the pass and feeds Matt Barnes at the other end for the layup.


Kawhi Leonard scores 32 points and adds 7 rebounds and 5 blocks to help the Spurs grab 3-0 over Memphis with a 96-87 win.


Kawhi Leonard goes off for 32 points and the Spurs take a 3-0 lead over the Grizzlies.


Matt Barnes puts up a floater that beats the buzzer headed into the half.


Patty Mills scores 16 points with four triples, Kawhi Leonard adds 13 with two steals to lead San Antonio over Memphis.

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Kawhi Leonard scores 20 points as the Spurs blow out the Grizzlies in Game 1, 106-74.


Stephen Curry explodes for 46 points, with ten threes notching over 400 3-pointers in a season, and leads Golden State over Memphis to notch the Warriors' historic 73rd win to set an NBA record.


Chris Paul had 12 points and 13 assists as the Clippers beat the Grizzlies, 110-84.


Watch all the jams and slams from Saturday's NBA games.


Draymond Green scores 23 points and Klay Thompson adds 20 as the Warriors beat the Grizzlies, 100-99.


Off the missed shot by Matt Barnes, JaMychal Green flies in for the putback dunk.


Xavier Munford makes a behind-the-back pass to Matt Barnes for the one-handed dunk.


Dirk Nowitzki scored 21 points as the Mavericks beat the Grizzlies 103-93.


Zach Randolph scores 27 points with 10 board to lead Memphis over Chicago, 108-92.


Nikola Vucevic goes off for 25 points with 10 rebounds as the Magic beat the Grizzlies 119-107.


DeMar DeRozan scores 27 points, Kyle Lowry adds 22 with four triples as Toronto staves off Memphis, 99-95.


Will Barton comes off the bench and scores 25 points with six rebounds to lead the Nuggets past the Grizzlies, 109-105.


Professional History

2013-14 SEASON:
Appeared in 63 games (40 starts), averaging 9.9 points, 4.6 rebounds, 2.0 assists in 27.5 minutes per game. • Missed 19 games this season due to a left eye contusion (2), right thigh contusion (3) and a left eye retinal tear (14). • Reached double-figures in scoring 32 times on the season. • Led or tied team in scoring once, rebounds twice, steals eight times, blocks seven times and minutes twice. • Third on the team in rebounds (292). • Second on the team in three-point field goals made (97). • Averaged 14.5 points, 5.2 rebounds and 2.5 assists per game on 49.1% shooting from the field during the month of March. • Recorded 12 straight games of scoring 10+ points (2/21/14 - 3/16/14); longest double-digit scoring streak of his career. • Had 17 points, 12 rebounds, five assists and three steals on 3/6 vs. Lakers, it was the first time in his career with those stats.
PLAYOFFS: Scored 10+ points eight times and 10+ rebounds twice. • Led or tied team in steals twice and blocks once. • Third on the team in double-doubles with two. • Finished with first double-double of the 2014 postseason and fourth postseason double-double of career with 18 points and 11 rebounds on 5/1 at Golden State in addition to two assists and one steal. • Registered 14 points on 5/9 vs. Oklahoma City in addition to five rebounds, one assist, one steal and one block. • Notched second double-double of the playoffs on 5/13 at Oklahoma City with 16 points and 10 rebounds to go along with two assists and a playoff career-high tying two blocked shots.

2011-12 (Clippers): Appeared in 80 games (four starts), averaging a career-high 10.3 points, 4.6 rebounds, 1.5 assists, 1.0 steals and 0.8 blocks in 25.7 minutes. • Recorded one double-double on the year, a 16-point, 10-rebound effort 4/12/13 at New Orleans. • Scored 10+ points 40 times and 20+ points four times. The Clippers were 32-12 when Barnes scored 10+ points. • Led or tied team in points seven times, rebounds seven times, steals 12 times and blocks 18 times. • Had a regular-season-high 21 points twice, 12/27/12 at Boston and 12/15/12 at Milwaukee. • His season-high six three-pointers (3/6/13) was one shy of his career best and most in a single game since 1/3/07 when he was a member of the Warriors. • Played a team-high 33:32 minutes on 2/26/13 vs. Charlotte, tallying 17 points and season-highs in assists (seven) and steals (four). Finished third in the NBA in fourth quarter +/- with a +185. • Missed two games due to NBA suspensions (10/31/12 and 2/1/13).
PLAYOFFS: In six playoff games averaged 11.8 points, 5.0 rebounds, 0.5 assists in 27.0 minutes. Had a playoff career-high 30 points on 5/3/13 at Memphis.

2011-12 (Lakers): Appeared in 63 games (16 starts), averaging 7.8 points, 5.5 rebounds, 2.0 assists, 0.57 steals and 0.76 blocks in 22.9 minutes • Recorded four double-doubles on the year. • Scored 10+ points 19 times and 20+ points once. • Led team in rebounds three times, assists twice, steals 10 times and blocks 12 times. • 1/6/12 vs. Golden State, recorded 16 points (7-9 FG), six rebounds and five assists. • 1/8/12 vs. Memphis, posted 15 points, 10 rebounds and a career-high tying three blocks. • 4/6/12 vs. Houston, pulled down a season- high 13 rebounds. • 4/13/12 vs. Denver, posted a season high 24 points (9-11 FG, 4-4 3FG) and 10 rebounds. • 4/15/12 vs. Dallas, tallied 11 points, 11 rebounds and a season-high eight assists. • Missed one game (4/26/12 at Sacramento) with a sprained right ankle.
PLAYOFFS: In 11 playoff games, averaged 3.5 points, 3.3 rebounds

2010-11 (Lakers): Appeared in 53 games, averaging 6.7 points, 4.3 rebounds, 1.3 assists and 0.74 steals in 19.2 minutes. • Recorded two double- doubles on the year. • Scored 10+ points 11 times and 20+ points once. • Led team in points once, rebounds twice, assists once, steals five times and blocks eight times. • Posted 16 points and season-high 14 rebounds 11/2/10 vs. Memphis. • 11/19/10 at Minnesota, totaled a season-high 24 points (7-7 FG, 5-5 3FG, 5-5 FT), seven rebounds and a season-high six assists, becoming one of three players in NBA history (Charles Barkley, Pau Gasol) to post a minimum 20-point, five rebound, five assist night while not missing a single shot (minimum of five field goal attempts and five free throw attempts). • Missed 26 games with a torn lateral meniscus, right knee, one game due to NBA suspension and two games with a sore right knee.
PLAYOFFS: In 10 playoff games, averaged 3.6 points, 2.8 rebounds and 0.5 assists in 13.1 minutes.

2009-10 (Orlando): • Appeared in 81 games (58 starts), averaging 8.8 points, 5.5 rebounds and 1.7 assists in 25.9 minutes. • In 58 starts, averaged 10.1 points, 6.0 rebounds and 1.8 assists in 28.7 minutes. • Led (or tied) the team in scoring four times, rebounding six times and assists twice. • Scored in double-figures 38 times. • Recorded at least one steal 40 times, including a career-high six steals 11/1/09 at Toronto. • 1/13/10 at Denver, scored a season-high 28 points. • Pulled down 10+ rebounds six times, including a career-high 16 rebounds 1/20/10 vs. Indiana. • Blocked at least one shot 26 times. • On the Inactive List on 3/14/10 due to a sprained left big toe.
PLAYOFFS: Appeared in 14 playoff games (14 starts), averaging 6.4 points, 4.7 rebounds and 1.4 assists in 23.3 minutes.

2008-09 (Phoenix): Appeared in 77 games (40 starts), averaging 10.2 points, 5.5 rebounds and 2.8 assists in 27.0 minutes. • Shot 34.3% (117-341) from three-point range. • In 40 starts, averaged 12.6 points, 6.1 rebounds and 3.2 assists in 30.7 minutes. • Scored in double-figures 36 times and had 20+ points eight times. • Tallied five double-doubles. • 11/25/08 at Oklahoma City, connected on game-winning three-pointer with 26.7 seconds left. • 3/15/09 at Golden State, totaled 20 points, six rebounds and a career-high 11 assists. • Missed three games (Nov. 5-8) due to personal reasons (birth of his twin sons) and was suspended by the NBA for two games (Nov. 14-16) following an altercation 11/12 vs. Houston.

2007-08 (Golden State): Played in 73 games (18 starts) with Golden State, averaging 6.7 points, 4.4 rebounds and 1.9 assists in 19.4 minutes. • In 18 starts, averaged 10.3 points, 6.1 rebounds, 3.4 assists and 1.11 steals in 29.5 minutes. • Scored in double-figures 18 times including one 20+ point game. • Pulled down 10+ rebounds in three games and tallied two double-doubles. • 1/21/08 vs. Minnesota, scored a season high 20 points. • 2/9/08 vs. Sacramento, recorded a career-high-tying three blocks. • Missed six games due to personal reasons.

2006-07 (Golden State): Appeared in 76 contests, averaging 9.8 points, 4.6 rebounds and 2.1 assists in 23.9 minutes. • Scored in double-figures 34 times including eight 20+ point games and two 30+ point games. • Recorded eight double-doubles. • 12/12/06 vs. Sacramento, totaled 32 points and 11 rebounds. • 1/3/07 at Memphis, scored a career-high 36 points.
PLAYOFFS: In 11 playoff games, averaged 11.1 points, 5.7 rebounds, 2.4 assists and 1.45 steals in 30.0 minutes, helping the No. 8 seeded Warriors to an upset over the No. 1 seed Dallas Mavericks…Totaled a playoff career-high 20 points and 10 rebounds 5/7/07 at Utah.

2005-06 (Philadelphia-New York): Played in 56 combined games with New York and Philadelphia, averaging 3.1 points and 2.2 rebounds in 11.3 minutes. • Appeared in six games with the Knicks, averaging 4.3 points, 4.0 rebounds and 1.0 assists in 15.5 minutes. • In 50 games with the 76ers, averaged 3.0 points and 1.9 rebounds in 10.8 minutes. • Scored in double-figures twice. • 3/14/06 vs. Toronto, scored a season-high 14 points.

2004-05 (Sacramento-Philadelphia): Appeared in 43 games with Sacramento and Philadelphia, averaging 3.8 points, 3.1 rebounds and 1.3 assists in 16.6 minutes. • Scored in double-figures four times. • 11/2/04 at Dallas, posted a season-high 17 points and nine rebounds. • 2/2/05 at Golden State, totaled 10 points, eight rebounds and a season-high seven assists. • 2/22/05 vs. Atlanta, recorded second career double-double with 10 points and 10 rebounds.

2003-04 (Clippers): Played in 38 games after joining the team in January, averaging 4.5 points, 4.0 rebounds and 1.3 assists in 19.1 minutes. • Scored in double-figures seven times. • 1/21/04 vs. Golden State, recorded first season-high 10 rebounds. • 3/19/04 at Lakers, totaled a season high 14 points and seven rebounds.

Played 121 career games during four seasons at UCLA, averaging 8.8 points, 4.8 rebounds and 2.0 assists in 22.6 minutes. • Became 43rd player in school history to reach 1,000 career points. • In his four-year collegiate career, all four Bruins teams played in the NCAA Tournament, including three-straight NCAA Sweet Sixteen appearances. • As a junior (2000-01), earned All-Pac- 10 Honorable Mention honors and received team award for outstanding play after averaging 11.6 points, 7.3 rebounds, 2.7 assists and 1.6 steals. • Ranked sixth in the conference in rebounding and steals his junior season.

Full name is Matt Kelly Barnes. • Father of twin boys, Isaiah Michael and Carter Kelly, born in November 2008. • Son of Henry and Ann Barnes. • In 50 games played in 2002-03 with Fayetteville of the NBA Development League, averaging 9.7 points, 3.3 rebounds and 1.1 assists in 18.6 minutes. • Lost his mother to lung cancer in November 2007. • Has one brother, Jason, and one sister, Danielle. •Jason plays wide receiver in the Canadian Football League. • Averaged 30 points, 10 rebounds, six blocks, five steals and three assists as a senior at Del Campo High School in Sacramento, CA. • In addition to his outstanding basketball play, was an All-American wide receiver and led the nation with 28 touchdown catches during his senior year. • Was considering an attempt to play in the NFL if training camp invite with Golden State was not successful in 2006. • Follow Barnes on Twitter:@Matt_Barnes 22.

Career Snapshot

Advanced Player Stats

Traditional Season Stats

Season2015 76GP 2190MIN 264FGM 693FGA 38.1FG% 1193PM 3703PA 32.23P% 111FTM 138FTA 80.4FT% 84OREB 336DREB 420REB 163AST 121TOV 78STL 57BLK 234PF 7DD2 1TD3 758PTS -212+/-

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