Michael Kidd-Gilchrist




SEASON 29.9 45.9 12.5 76.8 9.1 7.6 1.4 1
CAREER STATS 27.1 46.5 21.2 70.3 9.1 6.5 1.3 0.8


6 ft7 in

/ 2.01m


232 lbs

/ 105.2kg


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Kemba Walker crosses up his defender before throwing the no look assist to Michael Kidd-Gilchrist for the slam.

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Kentavious Caldwell-Pope powers the Pistons to victory as he scores 33 points, including three 3-pointers in the fourth quarter, to help the Pistons outlast the Hornets in OT.

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Kemba Walker shakes his defender with the nice crossover and delivers a nice no-look dish to Michael Kidd-Gilchrist for the two-handed dunk.

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Kyle Lowry scores 21 points and hands out six assists to lead the Raptors to the comeback victory over the Hornets. Kemba Walker scores 24 points with nine assists in the loss.

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Nicolas Batum feeds it to Michael Kidd-Gilchrist for the two-handed slam.

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Michael Kidd-Gilchrist picks up the loose ball off the steal and goes the other way for the dunk.

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James Harden scores 30 points with 11 rebounds and eight assists to lead the Rockets over Charlotte, 107-95.

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All five Hornets starters score in double figures led by Kemba Walker's 17 points as they defeat the Nets 111-107.

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Michael Kidd-Gilchrist dishes the nice pass to Frank Kaminsky for the layup plus the foul.

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Stephen Curry scores 39 points, Klay Thompson adds 29 and the Warriors defeat the Hornets 126-111.

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Damian Lillard scores 27 points and hands out four assists to lead the Trail Blazers past the Hornets, 115-98.

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DeMarcus Cousins scores 35 points and grabs 18 rebounds to lead the Kings past the scrappy Hornets, 109-106. Kemba Walker scores 26 points in the loss.

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Nicolas Batum drives and throws the underhanded dime to Michael Kidd-Gilchrist for the slam.

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Carmelo Anthony scores 18 points and has 11 rebounds as the Knicks edge out the Hornets, 110-107.

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Kevin Durant scores 33 points and Stephen Curry adds 28 points as the Warriors survive the valiant effort from the Hornets, 113-103. Kemba Walker scores 26 points in the loss.

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Michael Kidd-Gilchrist gets the pass from Marvin Williams and throws down the slam while drawing the foul for the and-1.

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John Wall scores 24 points with seven assists and Markieff Morris scores 23 points to lead the Wizards past the Hornets, 109-99.

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Michael Kidd-Gilchrist runs the floor on the break, gets the pass from Cody Zeller and finishes the break with the layup while drawing the foul.

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Kemba Walker had 16 points and Michael Kidd-Gilchrist added 17 points and 14 rebounds to help the Hornets defeat the Nets, 112-105.


Professional History


Played in 62 games with 62 starts as a sophomore, averaging 7.2 points, 5.2 rebounds, 0.8 assists, 0.7 steals and 0.6 blocks in 24.2 minutes… Shot a career-best 47.3% from the field, 11.1% from 3-point range and 61.4% from the free throw line.


Played in 78 games with 77 starts as a rookie, averaging 9.0 points, 5.8 rebounds and 1.5 assists in 26.0 minutes… Named to the All-Rookie Second Team… Ranked 39th in the NBA in blocks… Ranked fifth among NBA rookies in rebounding, ranked sixth in scoring and blocks, tied for seventh in minutes played, ranked ninth in field goal percentage (.458) and 11th in assists… Selected to play in the 2013 BBVA Rising Stars Challenge at All-Star Weekend… Named Eastern Conference Rookie of the Month for November… Scored in double figures 35 times, including four games of 20 points or more… Grabbed 10 or more rebounds six times… Recorded six double-doubles… Led or tied for the team lead in scoring four times, in rebounding 16 times, in assists twice, in steals 10 times and in blocks 25 times… Recorded two games with 25 points and 12 rebounds, joining LeBron James as the only two players in NBA history to tally at least 25 points and 12 rebounds in a game twice before their 20th birthday… Had 25 points and 12 rebounds the first time on November 10 against Dallas when he was 19 years and 45 days old, becoming the second-youngest player ever to do so... Also did so on December 19 against Phoenix, when he was 19 years and 84 days, which was the third-youngest ever… Became just the fourth player in the last 20 years to post multiple games with at least 25 points and 12 rebounds in the first 25 games of their career, joining Blake Griffin, Charlie Villanueva and Yao Ming as the only four players to do so since 1993… Grabbed a career-high 14 rebounds on April 5 against Miami… Recorded a career-high five steals on November 3 against Dallas… Recorded a career-high 41 minutes on November 10 against Dallas.


Selected by the Bobcats with the second overall pick in the 2012 NBA Draft.


Played one season at Kentucky, averaging 11.9 points, 7.4 rebounds, 1.9 assists, 1.0 steal and 0.9 blocks, while shooting .491 from the field and .745 from the free-throw line… Named Second Team USBWA All-American and Third Team NABC All-American, and was a top-15 finalist for the John R. Wooden Award, top-30 finalist for the Naismith Men’s Basketball Player of the Year Award and one of five finalists for the Wayman Tisdale Award, given to the nation’s top freshman as voted on by the USBWA… SEC honors included First Team All-SEC, SEC All-Defensive Team and SEC All-Freshman Team.

Traditional Season Stats

Season2016 56GP 1672MIN 201FGM 438FGA 45.9FG% 13PM 83PA 12.53P% 106FTM 138FTA 76.8FT% 113OREB 315DREB 428REB 77AST 42TOV 48STL 58BLK 128PF 10DD2 0TD3 509PTS 35+/-

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