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Mario Chalmers

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Almario Vernard Chalmers (Super Mario, The Superintendent) ▪ Twitter: @mchalmers15

Position: Point Guard ▪ Shoots: Right
Height: 6-1 ▪ Weight: 190 lbs.
Born: May 19, 1986 in Anchorage, Alaska
High School: Bartlett in Anchorage, Alaska
Recruiting Rank: 2005 (10)
College: University of Kansas
Draft: Minnesota Timberwolves, 2nd round (4th pick, 34th overall), 2008 NBA Draft
NBA Debut: October 29, 2008
Age: 27 years, 333 days ▪ Experience: 5 years

Other SR Links: College Basketball at Sports-Reference.com

Totals

Season Age Tm Lg Pos G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
2008-09 22 MIA NBA PG 82 82 2626 278 662 .420 114 311 .367 164 351 .467 148 193 .767 37 191 228 403 160 8 165 240 818
2009-10 23 MIA NBA PG 73 22 1807 182 454 .401 75 236 .318 107 218 .491 82 110 .745 25 110 135 246 91 12 123 175 521
2010-11 24 MIA NBA PG 70 28 1579 155 388 .399 83 231 .359 72 157 .459 54 62 .871 12 134 146 177 76 7 91 158 447
2011-12 25 MIA NBA PG 64 64 1825 223 498 .448 101 260 .388 122 238 .513 80 101 .792 16 155 171 222 97 11 142 166 627
2012-13 26 MIA NBA PG 77 77 2068 227 529 .429 123 301 .409 104 228 .456 89 112 .795 19 152 171 273 118 12 119 196 666
2013-14 27 MIA NBA PG 73 73 2178 254 560 .454 87 226 .385 167 334 .500 121 163 .742 41 173 214 357 119 16 162 210 716
Career NBA 439 346 12083 1319 3091 .427 583 1565 .373 736 1526 .482 574 741 .775 150 915 1065 1678 661 66 802 1145 3795

Per Game

Season Age Tm Lg Pos G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
2008-09 22 MIA NBA PG 82 82 32.0 3.4 8.1 .420 1.4 3.8 .367 2.0 4.3 .467 1.8 2.4 .767 0.5 2.3 2.8 4.9 2.0 0.1 2.0 2.9 10.0
2009-10 23 MIA NBA PG 73 22 24.8 2.5 6.2 .401 1.0 3.2 .318 1.5 3.0 .491 1.1 1.5 .745 0.3 1.5 1.8 3.4 1.2 0.2 1.7 2.4 7.1
2010-11 24 MIA NBA PG 70 28 22.6 2.2 5.5 .399 1.2 3.3 .359 1.0 2.2 .459 0.8 0.9 .871 0.2 1.9 2.1 2.5 1.1 0.1 1.3 2.3 6.4
2011-12 25 MIA NBA PG 64 64 28.5 3.5 7.8 .448 1.6 4.1 .388 1.9 3.7 .513 1.3 1.6 .792 0.3 2.4 2.7 3.5 1.5 0.2 2.2 2.6 9.8
2012-13 26 MIA NBA PG 77 77 26.9 2.9 6.9 .429 1.6 3.9 .409 1.4 3.0 .456 1.2 1.5 .795 0.2 2.0 2.2 3.5 1.5 0.2 1.5 2.5 8.6
2013-14 27 MIA NBA PG 73 73 29.8 3.5 7.7 .454 1.2 3.1 .385 2.3 4.6 .500 1.7 2.2 .742 0.6 2.4 2.9 4.9 1.6 0.2 2.2 2.9 9.8
Career NBA 439 346 27.5 3.0 7.0 .427 1.3 3.6 .373 1.7 3.5 .482 1.3 1.7 .775 0.3 2.1 2.4 3.8 1.5 0.2 1.8 2.6 8.6

Per 36 Minutes

Season Age Tm Lg Pos G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
2008-09 22 MIA NBA PG 82 82 2626 3.8 9.1 .420 1.6 4.3 .367 2.2 4.8 .467 2.0 2.6 .767 0.5 2.6 3.1 5.5 2.2 0.1 2.3 3.3 11.2
2009-10 23 MIA NBA PG 73 22 1807 3.6 9.0 .401 1.5 4.7 .318 2.1 4.3 .491 1.6 2.2 .745 0.5 2.2 2.7 4.9 1.8 0.2 2.5 3.5 10.4
2010-11 24 MIA NBA PG 70 28 1579 3.5 8.8 .399 1.9 5.3 .359 1.6 3.6 .459 1.2 1.4 .871 0.3 3.1 3.3 4.0 1.7 0.2 2.1 3.6 10.2
2011-12 25 MIA NBA PG 64 64 1825 4.4 9.8 .448 2.0 5.1 .388 2.4 4.7 .513 1.6 2.0 .792 0.3 3.1 3.4 4.4 1.9 0.2 2.8 3.3 12.4
2012-13 26 MIA NBA PG 77 77 2068 4.0 9.2 .429 2.1 5.2 .409 1.8 4.0 .456 1.5 1.9 .795 0.3 2.6 3.0 4.8 2.1 0.2 2.1 3.4 11.6
2013-14 27 MIA NBA PG 73 73 2178 4.2 9.3 .454 1.4 3.7 .385 2.8 5.5 .500 2.0 2.7 .742 0.7 2.9 3.5 5.9 2.0 0.3 2.7 3.5 11.8
Career NBA 439 346 12083 3.9 9.2 .427 1.7 4.7 .373 2.2 4.5 .482 1.7 2.2 .775 0.4 2.7 3.2 5.0 2.0 0.2 2.4 3.4 11.3

Advanced

Season Age Tm Lg Pos G MP PER TS% eFG% FTr 3PAr ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg OWS DWS WS WS/48
2008-09 22 MIA NBA PG 82 2626 13.3 .548 .506 .292 .470 1.7 8.8 5.2 23.5 3.3 0.2 18.1 16.3 107 107 2.1 3.1 5.2 .095
2009-10 23 MIA NBA PG 73 1807 10.7 .519 .483 .242 .520 1.6 7.1 4.4 21.0 2.7 0.5 19.7 16.3 100 105 0.3 2.4 2.7 .072
2010-11 24 MIA NBA PG 70 1579 10.3 .538 .506 .160 .595 1.0 9.5 5.5 16.8 2.5 0.3 18.0 15.0 103 104 0.7 2.3 2.9 .089
2011-12 25 MIA NBA PG 64 1825 13.0 .578 .549 .203 .522 1.1 9.8 5.6 19.0 2.8 0.5 20.7 17.4 104 101 1.5 2.8 4.3 .112
2012-13 26 MIA NBA PG 77 2068 13.3 .576 .545 .212 .569 1.2 8.6 5.1 19.4 3.0 0.5 17.1 16.1 110 104 2.6 2.5 5.2 .120
2013-14 27 MIA NBA PG 73 2178 14.0 .567 .531 .291 .404 2.5 9.6 6.2 24.3 2.9 0.6 20.4 17.4 108 106 2.4 2.5 4.8 .106
Career NBA 439 12083 12.6 .555 .521 .240 .506 1.5 8.9 5.3 21.0 2.9 0.5 19.0 16.5 106 105 9.6 15.5 25.1 .100

Shooting data is available as of the 2000-01 season  ▪  Minor differences with official season totals may exist
Data in this table is current for games through 2014-04-16

Shooting

2-Pt Field Goals 3-Pt Field Goals
% of FGA by Distance FG% by Distance Dunks Corner Heaves
Season Age Tm Lg Pos G MP FG% Dist. 2P 0-3 3-10 10-16 16 <3 3P 2P 0-3 3-10 10-16 16 <3 3P %Ast'd %FGA Md. %Ast'd %3PA 3P% Att. Md.
2008-09 22 MIA NBA PG 82 2626 .420 16.1 .530 .254 .101 .044 .131 .470 .467 .482 .448 .414 .471 .367 .201 .020 10 .895 .151 .362 8 0
2009-10 23 MIA NBA PG 73 1807 .401 17.4 .480 .200 .090 .070 .119 .520 .491 .560 .537 .438 .370 .318 .196 .009 4 .760 .165 .410 7 0
2010-11 24 MIA NBA PG 70 1579 .399 18.9 .405 .111 .108 .054 .131 .595 .459 .581 .500 .238 .412 .359 .444 .000 0 .892 .338 .372 4 0
2011-12 25 MIA NBA PG 64 1825 .448 16.9 .478 .187 .118 .074 .098 .522 .513 .581 .458 .595 .388 .388 .262 .002 1 .891 .285 .419 1 0
2012-13 26 MIA NBA PG 77 2068 .429 17.3 .431 .195 .121 .057 .059 .569 .456 .592 .328 .467 .258 .409 .375 .000 0 .829 .269 .481 3 0
2013-14 27 MIA NBA PG 73 2178 .454 12.7 .596 .350 .182 .027 .038 .404 .500 .602 .382 .067 .429 .385 .216 .007 4 .897 .336 .513 1 0
Career NBA 439 12083 .427 16.4 .494 .225 .121 .053 .095 .506 .482 .562 .427 .415 .403 .373 .262 .007 19 .863 .252 .433 24 0

Play-by-play data is available as of the 2000-01 season  ▪  Minor differences with official season totals may exist
Data in this table is current for games through 2014-04-16

Play-by-Play

Position Estimate +/- Per 100 Poss. Turnovers
Season Age Tm Lg Pos G MP PG% SG% SF% PF% C% On Court On-Off Off. Foul Bad Pass Lost Ball Other PGA And-1 SF Drawn FGA Blkd
2008-09 22 MIA NBA PG 82 2626 100% +0.4 +0.8 18 90 43 14 879 18 71 33
2009-10 23 MIA NBA PG 73 1807 100% +0.8 -3.9 18 58 31 16 544 11 36 23
2010-11 24 MIA NBA PG 70 1579 100% +8.9 +0.3 8 46 22 15 400 3 13 15
2011-12 25 MIA NBA PG 64 1825 96% 4% +10.4 +8.7 19 77 29 17 480 9 25 31
2012-13 26 MIA NBA PG 77 2068 98% 2% +14.0 +10.3 7 78 23 11 606 9 29 37
2013-14 27 MIA NBA PG 73 2178 80% 20% +6.8 +3.3 17 82 48 15 791 15 71 38
Career NBA 439 12083 95% 5% +6.6 +3.3 87 431 196 88 3700 65 245 177

Playoffs Totals

Season Age Tm Lg Pos G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
2008-09 22 MIA NBA PG 7 7 231 20 50 .400 6 21 .286 14 29 .483 5 7 .714 6 13 19 31 20 1 17 21 51
2009-10 23 MIA NBA PG 5 0 131 18 40 .450 7 20 .350 11 20 .550 11 13 .846 1 8 9 13 3 0 12 18 54
2010-11 24 MIA NBA PG 21 1 511 54 124 .435 32 84 .381 22 40 .550 23 32 .719 4 36 40 44 27 1 28 48 163
2011-12 ❍ 25 MIA NBA PG 23 23 819 92 208 .442 33 92 .359 59 116 .509 43 60 .717 12 72 84 90 28 6 42 69 260
2012-13 ❍ 26 MIA NBA PG 23 23 650 76 183 .415 24 68 .353 52 115 .452 40 53 .755 10 43 53 71 21 1 38 70 216
Career NBA 79 54 2342 260 605 .430 102 285 .358 158 320 .494 122 165 .739 33 172 205 249 99 9 137 226 744

Playoffs Per Game

Season Age Tm Lg Pos G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
2008-09 22 MIA NBA PG 7 7 33.0 2.9 7.1 .400 0.9 3.0 .286 2.0 4.1 .483 0.7 1.0 .714 0.9 1.9 2.7 4.4 2.9 0.1 2.4 3.0 7.3
2009-10 23 MIA NBA PG 5 0 26.2 3.6 8.0 .450 1.4 4.0 .350 2.2 4.0 .550 2.2 2.6 .846 0.2 1.6 1.8 2.6 0.6 0.0 2.4 3.6 10.8
2010-11 24 MIA NBA PG 21 1 24.3 2.6 5.9 .435 1.5 4.0 .381 1.0 1.9 .550 1.1 1.5 .719 0.2 1.7 1.9 2.1 1.3 0.0 1.3 2.3 7.8
2011-12 ❍ 25 MIA NBA PG 23 23 35.6 4.0 9.0 .442 1.4 4.0 .359 2.6 5.0 .509 1.9 2.6 .717 0.5 3.1 3.7 3.9 1.2 0.3 1.8 3.0 11.3
2012-13 ❍ 26 MIA NBA PG 23 23 28.3 3.3 8.0 .415 1.0 3.0 .353 2.3 5.0 .452 1.7 2.3 .755 0.4 1.9 2.3 3.1 0.9 0.0 1.7 3.0 9.4
Career NBA 79 54 29.6 3.3 7.7 .430 1.3 3.6 .358 2.0 4.1 .494 1.5 2.1 .739 0.4 2.2 2.6 3.2 1.3 0.1 1.7 2.9 9.4

Playoffs Per 36 Minutes

Season Age Tm Lg Pos G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
2008-09 22 MIA NBA PG 7 7 231 3.1 7.8 .400 0.9 3.3 .286 2.2 4.5 .483 0.8 1.1 .714 0.9 2.0 3.0 4.8 3.1 0.2 2.6 3.3 7.9
2009-10 23 MIA NBA PG 5 0 131 4.9 11.0 .450 1.9 5.5 .350 3.0 5.5 .550 3.0 3.6 .846 0.3 2.2 2.5 3.6 0.8 0.0 3.3 4.9 14.8
2010-11 24 MIA NBA PG 21 1 511 3.8 8.7 .435 2.3 5.9 .381 1.5 2.8 .550 1.6 2.3 .719 0.3 2.5 2.8 3.1 1.9 0.1 2.0 3.4 11.5
2011-12 ❍ 25 MIA NBA PG 23 23 819 4.0 9.1 .442 1.5 4.0 .359 2.6 5.1 .509 1.9 2.6 .717 0.5 3.2 3.7 4.0 1.2 0.3 1.8 3.0 11.4
2012-13 ❍ 26 MIA NBA PG 23 23 650 4.2 10.1 .415 1.3 3.8 .353 2.9 6.4 .452 2.2 2.9 .755 0.6 2.4 2.9 3.9 1.2 0.1 2.1 3.9 12.0
Career NBA 79 54 2342 4.0 9.3 .430 1.6 4.4 .358 2.4 4.9 .494 1.9 2.5 .739 0.5 2.6 3.2 3.8 1.5 0.1 2.1 3.5 11.4

Playoffs Advanced

Season Age Tm Lg Pos G MP PER TS% eFG% FTr 3PAr ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg OWS DWS WS WS/48
2008-09 22 MIA NBA PG 7 231 11.8 .480 .460 .140 .420 3.5 6.6 5.2 23.7 5.0 0.4 24.3 15.7 95 102 -0.1 0.4 0.3 .063
2009-10 23 MIA NBA PG 5 131 10.3 .591 .538 .325 .500 0.9 8.2 4.3 17.6 1.2 0.0 20.8 20.5 101 109 0.0 0.1 0.2 .056
2010-11 24 MIA NBA PG 21 511 12.5 .590 .565 .258 .677 1.0 8.3 4.7 15.2 2.9 0.2 16.9 15.9 109 104 0.6 0.6 1.2 .111
2011-12 ❍ 25 MIA NBA PG 23 819 13.2 .555 .522 .288 .442 1.8 10.4 6.2 18.0 1.9 0.6 15.2 16.1 110 103 1.2 0.9 2.1 .122
2012-13 ❍ 26 MIA NBA PG 23 650 11.2 .523 .481 .290 .372 1.9 8.0 5.0 17.5 1.8 0.1 15.6 18.2 103 106 0.5 0.5 1.0 .076
Career NBA 79 2342 12.2 .549 .514 .273 .471 1.8 8.8 5.4 17.8 2.3 0.3 16.8 16.9 106 105 2.2 2.6 4.7 .097

Shooting data is available as of the 2000-01 season  ▪  Minor differences with official season totals may exist
Data in this table is current for games through 2014-04-16

Playoffs Shooting

2-Pt Field Goals 3-Pt Field Goals
% of FGA by Distance FG% by Distance Dunks Corner Heaves
Season Age Tm Lg Pos G MP FG% Dist. 2P 0-3 3-10 10-16 16 <3 3P 2P 0-3 3-10 10-16 16 <3 3P %Ast'd %FGA Md. %Ast'd %3PA 3P% Att. Md.
2008-09 22 MIA NBA PG 7 231 .400 15.8 .580 .260 .080 .020 .220 .420 .483 .769 .000 .000 .364 .286 .143 .020 1 .500 .048 .000 0 0
2009-10 23 MIA NBA PG 5 131 .450 18.6 .500 .175 .100 .075 .150 .500 .550 .429 .750 .667 .500 .350 .364 .000 0 1.000 .200 .250 1 0
2010-11 24 MIA NBA PG 21 511 .435 19.6 .323 .105 .105 .065 .048 .677 .550 .846 .538 .125 .500 .381 .364 .000 0 .938 .452 .421 1 0
2011-12 25 MIA NBA PG 23 819 .442 14.8 .558 .240 .159 .091 .067 .442 .509 .580 .455 .421 .500 .359 .254 .014 2 .939 .370 .294 0 0
2012-13 26 MIA NBA PG 23 650 .415 13.4 .628 .279 .175 .104 .071 .372 .452 .490 .438 .368 .462 .353 .231 .000 0 .875 .324 .545 0 0
Career NBA 79 2342 .430 15.7 .529 .221 .142 .083 .083 .471 .494 .582 .453 .360 .460 .358 .259 .007 3 .902 .347 .394 2 0

Play-by-play data is available as of the 2000-01 season  ▪  Minor differences with official season totals may exist
Data in this table is current for games through 2014-04-16

Playoffs Play-by-Play

Totals Position Estimate +/- Per 100 Poss. Turnovers
Season Age Tm Lg Pos G MP PG% SG% SF% PF% C% On Court On-Off Off. Foul Bad Pass Lost Ball Other PGA And-1 SF Drawn FGA Blkd
2008-09 22 MIA NBA PG 7 231 100% 0.5 -2.2 1 10 5 1 66 1 2 2
2009-10 23 MIA NBA PG 5 131 100% -3.3 11.1 3 7 2 0 28 2 4 2
2010-11 24 MIA NBA PG 21 511 100% 8.3 10.8 2 19 6 1 99 2 10 3
2011-12 25 MIA NBA PG 23 819 96% 4% 6.8 -5.2 3 26 7 6 204 3 18 13
2012-13 26 MIA NBA PG 23 650 99% 1% 8.2 2.2 2 23 9 4 157 4 22 13
Career NBA 79 2342 98% 2% +6.3 +1.5 11 85 29 12 554 12 56 33

Similarity Scores

Explanation ▪ Players with careers of similar quality and shape (thru 2012-13)
Thru 5 Years Win Shares (Best to Worst)
Player Sim 1 2 3 4 5
Mario Chalmers 5.2 5.2 4.3 2.9 2.7
Ricky Sobers 95.4 5.3 4.8 4.3 2.8 2.4
Odie Spears 92.7 5.6 5.2 4.7 3.3 3.1
Greg Anthony 92.4 5.5 4.8 4.6 2.9 2.2
Chris Duhon 90.7 5.2 4.8 4.2 4.1 2.3
Bill Keller 90.2 6.1 5.4 4.0 3.6 2.7
Johnny Davis 90.1 5.7 5.2 4.4 4.3 2.5
Rodney Stuckey 88.8 5.0 4.5 3.8 2.7 2.0
Jay Humphries 88.6 4.9 4.8 4.5 3.5 1.9
Bob Warren 87.0 4.9 4.8 4.0 2.3 1.6
Mario Elie 86.5 5.1 4.8 4.4 4.2 1.6
Career Win Shares (Best to Worst)
Player Sim 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
Mario Chalmers 5.2 5.2 4.3 2.9 2.7
O.J. Mayo 85.0 5.6 4.2 3.5 3.4 2.4
Vincent Askew 84.6 6.0 4.6 4.3 2.9 2.7 1.5 0.2 0.2 -0.2
Kenny Sailors 84.3 5.2 4.9 3.7 1.7 1.6
Belus Smawley 83.8 5.6 5.3 5.0 4.5 3.0 -0.6
Rodney Stuckey 83.1 5.0 4.5 3.8 2.7 2.5 2.0
Ron Williams 82.8 6.1 5.8 4.4 2.6 2.6 1.9 0.1 0.0
Dorell Wright 82.8 5.8 4.9 4.3 3.4 2.2 1.9 0.2 -0.1 -0.1
Lewis Lloyd 82.8 6.3 4.7 4.6 2.6 1.6 0.1 0.0
Phil Ford 82.8 6.1 5.7 5.2 2.9 2.4 0.9 0.2
Ramon Sessions 80.4 5.6 4.4 3.7 2.9 1.1 0.7

College

Light text indicates college freshman or JV participant
Totals Shooting Per Game
Season Age College G MP FG FGA 3P 3PA FT FTA ORB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS FG% 3P% FT% MP PTS TRB AST
2005-06 19 KANSAS 33 859 121 272 48 128 89 113 74 127 379 .445 .375 .788 26.0 11.5 2.2 3.8
2006-07 20 KANSAS 38 1108 159 324 59 146 87 113 115 124 464 .491 .404 .770 29.2 12.2 3.0 3.3
2007-08 21 KANSAS 39 1170 164 318 73 156 97 130 120 169 498 .516 .468 .746 30.0 12.8 3.1 4.3
Career 110 3137 444 914 180 430 273 356 309 420 1341 .486 .419 .767 28.5 12.2 2.8 3.8

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Championships
(Minimum 1 playoff game)
2012 Miami Heat (NBA)
2013 Miami Heat (NBA)
Games
2008-09 NBA 82 (1)
Steals
2008-09 NBA 160 (3)
Steals Per Game
2008-09 NBA 2.0 (4)
Steal Pct
2008-09 NBA 3.3 (3)
2009-10 NBA 2.7 (5)
2012-13 NBA 3.0 (7)
2013-14 NBA 2.9 (5)
Hall of Fame Probability
Active 0.003 (66)
Career 0.003 (402)

Transactions

June 26, 2008: Drafted by the Minnesota Timberwolves in the 2nd round (34th pick) of the 2008 NBA Draft.

June 26, 2008: Traded by the Minnesota Timberwolves to the Miami Heat for cash, a 2009 2nd round draft pick (Nick Calathes was later selected) and a 2009 2nd round draft pick (Henk Norel was later selected).

Salaries

Season Team Lg Salary
2008-09 Miami Heat NBA $700,000
2009-10 Miami Heat NBA $773,500
2010-11 Miami Heat NBA $854,389
2011-12 Miami Heat NBA $4,000,000
2012-13 Miami Heat NBA $4,000,000
2013-14 Miami Heat NBA $4,000,000
Career (may be incomplete) $14,327,889

Contract

Free Agent or Unsigned Draft Pick cap hold ▪ Player, Team, or Early Termination option
Team 2013-14
Miami Heat $4,000,000
  • Signed December 9, 2011 for an assumed $12,000,000 for 3 years.
  • Team Option for 2013-14 was picked up on June 26, 2013.

Links

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