Will Barton

#5G

Will

Barton

NBA All-Star Game
NBA All-Star Game

HEIGHT

6 ft6 in

/ 1.98m

WEIGHT

190 lbs

/ 86.2kg

LATEST VIDEOS

0021800860 SAC DEN GAME RECAP

Nikola Jokic notches a triple-double with 20 points, 18 rebounds and 11 assists to lead Denver in a win against Houston.

0021800847_Denver Nuggets with a 13-0 Run vs. Miami Heat

0021800818 DEN PHI RECAP

JJ Redick grabs 34 points as the 76ers take care of the Nuggets, 117-110.

0021800804 DEN BKN RECAP

D'Angelo Russell posts 27 points and dimes out 11 assists in Brooklyn's win over Denver.

0021800804 - Will Barton - Brooklyn Nets - Denver Nuggets - Block - 2Q

0021800790 DEN DET RECAP

Andre Drummond willed the Pistons to a 129-103 victory over the Nuggets with 27 points and 12 rebounds. Langston Galloway (18 points) and Stanley Johnson (21 points) were strong contributors off the bench for Detroit in the win.

0021800790 DEN DET BARTON ASSIST Q2

0021800774 HOU DEN RECAP

Malik Beasley goes off for a career-night with 35 points and dishes out three assists.

0021800774_Denver Nuggets with 6 3-pointers in the 2nd Quarter vs. Houston Rockets

0021800761 DEN NOP RECAP

Nikola Jokic notches a triple-double with 20 points, 13 rebounds, and 10 assists to lead Denver over New Orleans.

0021800747 DEN MEM RECAP

Nikola Jokic notches 24 points with 5 boards as the Nuggets hold off the Grizzlies on Monday night, 95-92.

0021800747 - Will Barton - Denver Nuggets - Memphis Grizzlies - 3-pointer - 4Q

0021800747 - Will Barton - Denver Nuggets - Memphis Grizzlies - 3-pointer - 4Q

0021800747 - Will Barton - Denver Nuggets - Memphis Grizzlies - Buzzer-Beater - 1Q

All Dunks of the Day, 01/25/2019

0021800728 - Will Barton - Denver Nuggets - Phoenix Suns - Buzzer-Beater - 2Q

0021800687_Denver Nuggets with 7 3-pointers in the 1st Quarter vs. Cleveland Cavaliers

0021800687_Denver Nuggets with a 12-0 Run vs. Cleveland Cavaliers

0021800655_Denver Nuggets with 6 3-pointers in the 1st Quarter vs. Golden State Warriors

0021800643_Denver Nuggets with 6 3-pointers in the 3rd Quarter vs. Portland Trail Blazers


PLAYER BIO

Professional History

HOW ACQUIRED/DRAFT BACKGROUND: Selected by Portland in the second round (40th pick overall) of the 2012 NBA Draft.

2012-13: Averaged 4.0 points, 2.0 rebounds, 0.8 assists, 0.47 steals and 12.2 minutes in 73 games (five starts) … Started the final five games of the season and averaged 15.2 points, 6.0 rebounds, 3.2 assists, 1.40 steals and 37.8 minutes in those five games … Against Dallas on April 7, set career highs with 22 points (7-11 FG), 13 rebounds and six assists … Became the first NBA reserve to record 22 points, 13 rebounds, six assists and three steals in a game since Cliff Robinson on Jan. 20, 1993, and the first rookie with that stat line since Grant Hill on March 25, 1995 … Led the team in scoring in three of the final six games of the season … Also led the squad in rebounding four times and assists twice … Scored in double figures in two straight games in December, scoring 14 points (6-9 FG) against Sacramento on Dec. 26 and 11 points (5-10 FG) and six rebounds at the L.A. Lakers on Dec. 28 … Finished with 18 points and seven rebounds against Oklahoma City on April 12 … Netted 17 points (5-8 FG) and added nine rebounds and five assists April 14 at Denver … Notched 17 points (8-14 FG), six rebounds, five assists and three steals April 16 at L.A. Clippers … Scored 15 points and tallied seven rebounds and four assists April 17 vs. Golden State … Played in four games (all starts) with the Idaho Stampede of the NBA D-League from Dec. 7-8 and Jan. 7-8, where he averaged 16.8 points, 5.3 rebounds, 3.0 assists, 1.00 steal and 37.8 minutes.

COLLEGE: In two seasons with Memphis, averaged 15.2 points (47.1% FG), 6.5 rebounds, 2.9 assists, 1.49 steals and 32.9 minutes in 70 games … Received a total of six postseason honors, including CBSSports.com All-America Third Team, National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) All-District 11 First Team, United States Basketball Writers Association (USBWA) All-District 4 Team, Conference USA Player of the Year, All-Conference USA First Team and C-USA All-Tournament Team … Named to the 2011-12 John Wooden Award preseason watch list ... Earned Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll distinction in 2011 ... A 2011 collegeinsider.com National All-Freshman Team member ... Named to the 2011 National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) All-District 11 Second Team and the 2011 All-Conference USA Third Team ... Also a member of the 2011 Conference USA All-Freshman Team … 2011-12: Had one of the most prolific sophomore seasons in school history, leading the Tigers in scoring (18.0) and rebounding (8.0) … Netted 631 points his sophomore campaign, the most points scored by a Tiger in a second year in school history … Finished his career with 1,062 points, moving up to the No. 39 spot on the Memphis all-time scoring chart … Ranked among league leaders in scoring (first), rebounding (seventh), field goal percentage (11th), free throw percentage (10th), assists (14th), steals (fifth) and minutes played (fourth) … Was the only guard ranked in the Top-10 of C-USA's rebounding leaders … A Wooden Award and Naismith Trophy midseason candidate, had 11 double-doubles and was one of three players in the nation to average at least 16.0 points, 7.0 rebounds and 2.5 assists in 2011-12 … 2010-11: Played in all 35 games and made 25 starts ... Played a team-high 1,070 minutes ... Averaged 12.3 points, 4.9 rebounds and 2.8 assists ... Led the team in scoring 10 times and rebounding 10 times ... Netted double figures in 23 games, including 10 straight contests from Jan. 15-Feb. 16 ... Grabbed five or more rebounds in 22 games from his wing position ... Shot 42.8 percent from the floor, 26.5 percent from the 3-point line and 69.9 percent from the charity stripe ... Had 54 steals (second on team) and 17 blocked shots ... Ranked among Conference USA leaders in scoring (21st) and steals (seventh) ... Ranked among C-USA freshmen leaders in scoring (second), rebounding (fifth), free throw percentage (ninth), steals (second), blocked shots (eighth) and assists (fifth).

HIGH SCHOOL: Played his final season of high school basketball in 2009-10 at Brewster Academy in Wolfeboro, N.H. ... Following his prep year at Brewster, played in the Jordan Brand Classic at Madison Square Garden in New York City and the Nike Hoops Summit in Portland ... Helped the USA Junior National Select Team to a 101- 97 win over the World Select Team ... A consensus top-15 recruit ... Rated the No. 3 player in the nation by MaxPreps.com, No. 5 by ESPN.com, No. 8 by The Sporting News and Scout.com, and No. 10 by PrepStars.com ... Ranked as the nation’s No. 1 shooting guard by Scout.com ... Rivals.com ranked him the No. 11 overall player and the nation’s No. 2 shooting guard..


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