Wesley Matthews

#23G-F

Wesley

Matthews

All-Star Roster
All-Star Roster
2017 - 18 MPGFG%3P%FT%PPGRPGAPGBPG
SEASON 34.5 40.6 38.2 83.1 12.2 3.1 2.9 0.2
CAREER STATS 32.9 42.8 38.3 82.8 13.8 3.2 2.2 0.2

HEIGHT

6 ft5 in

/ 1.96m

WEIGHT

220 lbs

/ 99.8kg

LATEST VIDEOS

0021700651 DAL DEN RECAP

Nikola Jokic put on a show with 29 points and 18 rebounds as the Nuggets hold on to beat the Mavericks 105-102. Dennis Smith Jr. scored 25 points for Dallas in the loss.

0021700627 LAL DAL RECAP

Julius Randle puts up a double-double with 23 points and 15 rebounds as the Lakers get the 107-101 win in overtime against the Mavericks.

0021700627 LAL DAL matthews jumpshot q1

Wesley Matthews fakes the layup and sinks the jumper.

0021700627 LAL DAL barnes dunk q1

Wesley Matthews assists Harrison Barnes on the drive for the slam.

0021700603 DAL CHA Recap

Harrison Barnes scores 25 points with 11 rebounds to top Kemba Walker's 41-point output, as the Mavericks edge Charlotte, 115-111.

0021700601 orl dal recap

Dennis Smith Jr. drops 20 points and grabs seven rebounds to help lead the Mavericks to a 114-99 win over the Magic.

0021700587 NYK DAL MEJRI PUTBACK Q1 WSC

Wesley Matthews drives and misses the layup but Salah Mejri is there for the put back.

0021700572 CHI DAL RECAP

The Bulls stave off a late comeback from the Mavericks to win 127-124. Kris Dunn scores a career-high 32 points and tosses 9 assists for Chicago in the win. Wesley Matthews scored a team-high 24 points for Dallas.

0021700562 GSW DAL RECAP

Stephen Curry scores 32 points, including the game-winner with three seconds left, as the Golden State Warriors defeat the Dallas Mavericks 125-122.

0021700541 DAL OKC RECAP

Harrison Barnes leads the Mavericks with 24 points as Dallas takes down Oklahoma City 116-113. Russell Westbrook had a triple-double for the Thunder with 38 points, 15 rebounds, and 11 assists.

0021700541 DAL OKC MATTHEWS ASSIST Q1 WSC

Wesley Matthews dishes behind the back to Dwight Powell for a lay-in.

0021700525 dal nop recap

Dennis Smith Jr. notches a triple-double with 21 points, 10 rebounds, and 10 assists as the Mavericks get the win over the Pelicans, 128-120.

0021700507 dal ind recap

Dirk Nowitzki led the charge for the Mavericks as he scores 15 points and grabs seven rebounds in the 98-94 victory over the Pacers.

0021700499 TOR DAL RECAP

J.J. Barea drops 20 points and dishes out four assists as the Mavericks defeat the Raptors 98-93.

0021700474 DAL MIA RECAP

Wayne Ellington erupts off the bench draining eight 3-pointers for 28 points as the Heat beat the Mavericks 113-101. Yogi Ferrell scored 23 points for Dallas in the loss.

0021700474 DAL MIA NOWITZKI THREE Q1

Wesley Matthews drives and finds Dirk Nowitzki all by himself at the top of the key who drains the 3-pointer.

0021700461 DET DAL RECAP

Harrison Barnes scores 25 points and seven rebounds as the Mavericks get the victory over the Pistons, 110-93.

0021700448 PHX DAL RECAP

TJ Warren notches 19 points and five rebounds as the Suns get the 97-91 win over the Mavericks.

0021700448 PHX DAL MATTHEWS THREE Q3

Yogi Ferrell dishes it to Wesley Matthews in the corner to knock down the three.

0021700435 DAL SAS RECAP

The Spurs make a comeback in the second half and Maxi Kleber notches 21 points and three rebounds as the Spurs defeat the Mavericks 98-96.


PLAYER BIO

Professional History

HOW ACQUIRED/DRAFT BACKGROUND: Signed with Portland as a free agent on July 21, 2010.

2012-13: Averaged a career-high 14.8 points, 2.8 rebounds, a career-best 2.5 assists, 1.30 steals and 34.8 minutes in 69 games (all starts) … Made a career-high 169 3-pointers, tied for 11th in the NBA, and made an average of 2.4 3-point field goals per game, tied for fifth in the league … His 169 3-pointers were fourth most by a Trail Blazer in a season, all-time … Led the team in steals per game (1.30) and all qualified teammates in 3-point percentage (39.8%) … Finished with a steals-to-turnover ratio of 0.83, 17th in the NBA … Did not play due to injury Dec. 10 vs. Toronto, marking the first game missed in his NBA career … Tied for the league lead with 15 3-pointers made during the final five minutes of games that were within five points … Led the NBA with six 3-point field goals (of eight attempts) in games that were within three points with one minute or less left … Led the team in scoring 11 times and in assists on three occasions … Tallied a career-high 10 assists Dec. 1 at Cleveland … Scored a season-high 30 points against Minnesota on Nov. 23, making a career-high 12 field goals and hitting 5-of-6 3-pointers … Tied a career best with 10 free throws vs. Atlanta on Nov. 17, finishing 10-for-10 from the charity stripe … Notched a season-high seven 3-pointers at Milwaukee on March 19, ending up with 28 points on 10-for-20 shooting overall.

NBA CAREER: In four years with Portland and Utah, posted averages of 13.4 points (39.5% 3-PT), 2.9 rebounds, 1.9 assists, 1.18 steals and 31.5 minutes in 299 games (239 starts) … Ranks fifth in Trail Blazers history in made 3-pointers (452) and eighth in free throw percentage (83.5%, min. 500 free throws made) … 2011-12: Posted averages of 13.7 points, 3.4 rebounds, 1.7 assists, 1.45 steals and 33.8 minutes in 66 games (53 starts) … Finished 12th in the NBA in minutes played (2,228) ... One of 36 NBA players to play in all 66 regular season games in 2011-12 ... Only Trail Blazer to play in every game in 2011-12 ... Became the first Trail Blazer to play in every game for two consecutive seasons since Greg Anthony from 1998-2000 … Made 8-of-10 3-point field goal attempts in the Trail Blazers’ 104-103 loss at Sacramento on April 15, becoming the first Portland player ever to shoot 80 percent from beyond the arc while making at least eight such shots … Finished tied for fifth in the NBA in 3-pointers made (129) after ranking tied for seventh in the category last season (154); Matthews is the only NBA player ranked in the top seven in both seasons ... On April 2 vs. Utah, became the first NBA player to record 33 points (season high) on 12 field goal attempts or fewer since Yao Ming on Dec. 5, 2008 ... Converted 11 consecutive 3-point attempts from March 16-20, the first NBA player to do so since Mike Miller in 2010 ... Finished third in the NBA in steals per turnover ratio at 1.26 (91 steals, 72 turnovers) … Ranked 17th in the NBA in steals per game with an average of 1.45 (96 steals overall) … Finished the season ranked 20th overall in free throw percentage at 86.0 percent (147-of-171) ... Recorded a season-high nine rebounds March 20 vs. Milwaukee ... Reached double-figure scoring in 11 consecutive games from March 16 through April 2 … Recorded a career-high five steals Jan. 18 at Atlanta … 2010-11: Notched averages of 15.9 points (second on team), 3.1 rebounds, 2.0 assists, 1.24 steals (third on team) and 33.6 minutes in 82 games (69 starts) … Was the only Trail Blazer to appear in every game … Led all NBA sophomores in 3-pointers made (154) and shot 40.7 percent from downtown … Led team or shared lead in scoring on 22 occasions … Netted 20-plus points 26 times, including four games with 30 points or more … Became the first Trail Blazer to sink at least three 3-pointers in five straight games (March 11-19) since Damon Stoudamire (seven games, Feb. 1-13, 2005) ... Netted a career-high 36 points (10-18 FG, 9-9 FT) on seven 3-pointers (of 10) Jan. 7 in Minnesota ... His seven 3-pointers in the first half on Jan. 7 at Minnesota set a new franchise record for 3-pointers in a half (6, Cliff Robinson, 3/28/97 vs. Vancouver) ... Registered first double-double of his career with 20 points and a career-high 10 rebounds Nov. 18 vs. Denver ... Tallied 30 points Nov. 16 at Memphis in first start of the season …Totaled 15 points, four rebounds and six assists for the Sophomores at the 2011 T-Mobile Rookie Challenge and Youth Jam … 2009-10: Appeared in all 82 games (48 starts) for the Utah Jazz, posting averages of 9.4 points (48.3% FG, 38.2% 3-PT, 82.9% FT), 2.3 rebounds, 1.5 assists and 0.78 steals in 24.7 minutes … As a rookie, was one of two Jazz players to appear in every game … Started each of the team’s last 29 regular season contests, helping Utah to a 19-10 record over that stretch … Among NBA rookies, ranked ninth in scoring, seventh in field goal percentage, seventh in 3-point percentage, third in free throw percentage, 10th in steals and 10th in minutes.

PLAYOFFS: Appeared in 16 postseason games (all starts) with Portland and Utah, averaging 13.1 points (36.5% 3-PT, 82.1% FT), 3.2 rebounds, 1.4 assists and 1.38 steals in 35.8 minutes … 2011: Notched averages of 13.0 points (38.1% 3-PT, 84.2% FT), 1.2 rebounds and 1.0 assist in six starts with the Trail Blazers … Scored a playoff career-high 25 points while tying a team record for treys in a quarter (four in the first quarter) April 21 vs. Dallas … 2010: Started all 10 postseason games for the Jazz, averaging 13.2 points (38.6% FG, 81.3% FT), 4.4 rebounds, 1.7 assists and 1.80 steals in 37.1 minutes per contest … Recorded 23 points (13-15 FT) in Utah’s First Round series-clinching Game 6 win April 30 at Denver.

COLLEGE: In four years at Marquette from 2005-09, averaged 13.2 points (44.4% FG, 34.1% 3-PT, 79.9% FT), 4.9 rebounds, 2.1 assists, 1.22 steals and 30.2 minutes in 127 games (117 starts) … Marquette’s all-time leader in free throws made (549) … Ranks eighth in scoring (1,673) and third in games played (127) in school history … Started every Marquette game in each of his final three seasons … 2008-09: Selected to the All-Big East Second Team ... Started all 35 games and averaged career bests with 18.3 points, 5.7 rebounds, 2.5 assists, 1.23 steals and 34.0 minutes ... Tallied career highs with 30 points and 15 free throws made Dec. 16 at Tennessee … 2007-08: Started all 35 games, averaging 11.3 points, 4.4 rebounds, 1.7 assists, 0.97 steals and 28.8 minutes ... Recorded double-digit scoring efforts 25 times ... 2006-07: Started all 34 games, averaging 12.6 points, 5.3 rebounds, 2.2 assists, 1.44 steals and 31.2 minutes ... Posted double-figure scoring outputs in 25 contests ... 2005-06: Started 13 of 23 games in which he appeared, averaging 9.0 points, 4.0 rebounds, 2.2 assists, 1.26 steals and 24.9 minutes.

Traditional Season Stats

SeasonGPMINFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%OREBDREBREBASTTOVSTLBLKPFDD2TD3PTS+/-
Season2017 45GP 1551MIN 194FGM 478FGA 40.6FG% 1043PM 2723PA 38.23P% 59FTM 71FTA 83.1FT% 15OREB 126DREB 141REB 129AST 62TOV 48STL 8BLK 101PF 0DD2 0TD3 551PTS -196+/-

Career Snapshot

Advanced Player Stats
YearTeamGPGSMINPTSFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%OREBDREBREBASTSTLBLKTOVPF+/-
2017DAL4545155155119447840.610427238.2597183.11512614112948862101-196
2016DAL7373251998633384739.317447936.314617981.6182412592107715102161-193
2015DAL7878264497733185438.81895253612614686.32721123815178177817997
2014POR6060202495633775244.817344538.910914575.238184222139771081132266
2013POR828227801343445100944.120151139.325230183.7512382891977614110176305
2012POR69692402102235280843.616942539.814918779.7351561911749018109172-87
2011POR6653222790431476341.212933738.3147171865616822411396157314864
2010POR82692758130044097944.915437840.726631584.4482102581641029138195155
2009UTA8248202476927356548.36316538.216019382.950141191124641593152207

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