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Al Thornton

Al Thornton ▪ Twitter: @AThornton14

Position: Small Forward and Power Forward ▪ Shoots: Right
Height: 6-8 ▪ Weight: 220 lbs.
Born: December 7, 1983 in Perry, Georgia
High School: Perry in Perry, Georgia
College: Florida State University
Draft: Los Angeles Clippers, 1st round (14th pick, 14th overall), 2007 NBA Draft
NBA Debut: November 2, 2007

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
2007-08 24 LAC NBA PF 79 31 2158 374 871 .429 43 130 .331 331 741 .447 214 288 .743 98 260 358 98 46 43 128 195 1005
2008-09 25 LAC NBA SF 71 67 2654 469 1051 .446 20 79 .253 449 972 .462 236 313 .754 122 246 368 103 59 62 130 227 1194
2009-10 26 TOT NBA SF 75 46 2079 320 676 .473 11 31 .355 309 645 .479 153 211 .725 116 178 294 90 45 35 102 206 804
2009-10 26 LAC NBA SF 51 30 1405 220 460 .478 5 14 .357 215 446 .482 103 139 .741 85 107 192 61 25 22 66 144 548
2009-10 26 WAS NBA SF 24 16 674 100 216 .463 6 17 .353 94 199 .472 50 72 .694 31 71 102 29 20 13 36 62 256
2010-11 27 TOT NBA SF-PF 71 23 1383 205 431 .476 4 26 .154 201 405 .496 110 142 .775 56 157 213 62 35 12 64 143 524
2010-11 27 WAS NBA SF 49 23 1069 154 327 .471 4 25 .160 150 302 .497 81 107 .757 46 110 156 51 28 9 44 103 393
2010-11 27 GSW NBA PF 22 0 314 51 104 .490 0 1 .000 51 103 .495 29 35 .829 10 47 57 11 7 3 20 40 131
Career NBA 296 167 8274 1368 3029 .452 78 266 .293 1290 2763 .467 713 954 .747 392 841 1233 353 185 152 424 771 3527
3 seasons LAC NBA 201 128 6217 1063 2382 .446 68 223 .305 995 2159 .461 553 740 .747 305 613 918 262 130 127 324 566 2747
2 seasons WAS NBA 73 39 1743 254 543 .468 10 42 .238 244 501 .487 131 179 .732 77 181 258 80 48 22 80 165 649
1 season GSW NBA 22 0 314 51 104 .490 0 1 .000 51 103 .495 29 35 .829 10 47 57 11 7 3 20 40 131

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
2007-08 24 LAC NBA PF 79 31 27.3 4.7 11.0 .429 0.5 1.6 .331 4.2 9.4 .447 2.7 3.6 .743 1.2 3.3 4.5 1.2 0.6 0.5 1.6 2.5 12.7
2008-09 25 LAC NBA SF 71 67 37.4 6.6 14.8 .446 0.3 1.1 .253 6.3 13.7 .462 3.3 4.4 .754 1.7 3.5 5.2 1.5 0.8 0.9 1.8 3.2 16.8
2009-10 26 TOT NBA SF 75 46 27.7 4.3 9.0 .473 0.1 0.4 .355 4.1 8.6 .479 2.0 2.8 .725 1.5 2.4 3.9 1.2 0.6 0.5 1.4 2.7 10.7
2009-10 26 LAC NBA SF 51 30 27.5 4.3 9.0 .478 0.1 0.3 .357 4.2 8.7 .482 2.0 2.7 .741 1.7 2.1 3.8 1.2 0.5 0.4 1.3 2.8 10.7
2009-10 26 WAS NBA SF 24 16 28.1 4.2 9.0 .463 0.3 0.7 .353 3.9 8.3 .472 2.1 3.0 .694 1.3 3.0 4.3 1.2 0.8 0.5 1.5 2.6 10.7
2010-11 27 TOT NBA SF-PF 71 23 19.5 2.9 6.1 .476 0.1 0.4 .154 2.8 5.7 .496 1.5 2.0 .775 0.8 2.2 3.0 0.9 0.5 0.2 0.9 2.0 7.4
2010-11 27 WAS NBA SF 49 23 21.8 3.1 6.7 .471 0.1 0.5 .160 3.1 6.2 .497 1.7 2.2 .757 0.9 2.2 3.2 1.0 0.6 0.2 0.9 2.1 8.0
2010-11 27 GSW NBA PF 22 0 14.3 2.3 4.7 .490 0.0 0.0 .000 2.3 4.7 .495 1.3 1.6 .829 0.5 2.1 2.6 0.5 0.3 0.1 0.9 1.8 6.0
Career NBA 296 167 28.0 4.6 10.2 .452 0.3 0.9 .293 4.4 9.3 .467 2.4 3.2 .747 1.3 2.8 4.2 1.2 0.6 0.5 1.4 2.6 11.9
3 seasons LAC NBA 201 128 30.9 5.3 11.9 .446 0.3 1.1 .305 5.0 10.7 .461 2.8 3.7 .747 1.5 3.0 4.6 1.3 0.6 0.6 1.6 2.8 13.7
2 seasons WAS NBA 73 39 23.9 3.5 7.4 .468 0.1 0.6 .238 3.3 6.9 .487 1.8 2.5 .732 1.1 2.5 3.5 1.1 0.7 0.3 1.1 2.3 8.9
1 season GSW NBA 22 0 14.3 2.3 4.7 .490 0.0 0.0 .000 2.3 4.7 .495 1.3 1.6 .829 0.5 2.1 2.6 0.5 0.3 0.1 0.9 1.8 6.0

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
2007-08 24 LAC NBA PF 79 31 2158 6.2 14.5 .429 0.7 2.2 .331 5.5 12.4 .447 3.6 4.8 .743 1.6 4.3 6.0 1.6 0.8 0.7 2.1 3.3 16.8
2008-09 25 LAC NBA SF 71 67 2654 6.4 14.3 .446 0.3 1.1 .253 6.1 13.2 .462 3.2 4.2 .754 1.7 3.3 5.0 1.4 0.8 0.8 1.8 3.1 16.2
2009-10 26 TOT NBA SF 75 46 2079 5.5 11.7 .473 0.2 0.5 .355 5.4 11.2 .479 2.6 3.7 .725 2.0 3.1 5.1 1.6 0.8 0.6 1.8 3.6 13.9
2009-10 26 LAC NBA SF 51 30 1405 5.6 11.8 .478 0.1 0.4 .357 5.5 11.4 .482 2.6 3.6 .741 2.2 2.7 4.9 1.6 0.6 0.6 1.7 3.7 14.0
2009-10 26 WAS NBA SF 24 16 674 5.3 11.5 .463 0.3 0.9 .353 5.0 10.6 .472 2.7 3.8 .694 1.7 3.8 5.4 1.5 1.1 0.7 1.9 3.3 13.7
2010-11 27 TOT NBA SF-PF 71 23 1383 5.3 11.2 .476 0.1 0.7 .154 5.2 10.5 .496 2.9 3.7 .775 1.5 4.1 5.5 1.6 0.9 0.3 1.7 3.7 13.6
2010-11 27 WAS NBA SF 49 23 1069 5.2 11.0 .471 0.1 0.8 .160 5.1 10.2 .497 2.7 3.6 .757 1.5 3.7 5.3 1.7 0.9 0.3 1.5 3.5 13.2
2010-11 27 GSW NBA PF 22 0 314 5.8 11.9 .490 0.0 0.1 .000 5.8 11.8 .495 3.3 4.0 .829 1.1 5.4 6.5 1.3 0.8 0.3 2.3 4.6 15.0
Career NBA 296 167 8274 6.0 13.2 .452 0.3 1.2 .293 5.6 12.0 .467 3.1 4.2 .747 1.7 3.7 5.4 1.5 0.8 0.7 1.8 3.4 15.3
3 seasons LAC NBA 201 128 6217 6.2 13.8 .446 0.4 1.3 .305 5.8 12.5 .461 3.2 4.3 .747 1.8 3.5 5.3 1.5 0.8 0.7 1.9 3.3 15.9
2 seasons WAS NBA 73 39 1743 5.2 11.2 .468 0.2 0.9 .238 5.0 10.3 .487 2.7 3.7 .732 1.6 3.7 5.3 1.7 1.0 0.5 1.7 3.4 13.4
1 season GSW NBA 22 0 314 5.8 11.9 .490 0.0 0.1 .000 5.8 11.8 .495 3.3 4.0 .829 1.1 5.4 6.5 1.3 0.8 0.3 2.3 4.6 15.0

Per 100 Poss

Per possession stats available as of 1973-74 season
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
2007-08 24 LAC NBA PF 79 31 2158 9.0 21.0 .429 1.0 3.1 .331 8.0 12.4 .447 5.2 7.0 .743 2.4 6.3 8.6 2.4 1.1 1.0 3.1 4.7 24.3
2008-09 25 LAC NBA SF 71 67 2654 9.2 20.6 .446 0.4 1.6 .253 8.8 13.2 .462 4.6 6.1 .754 2.4 4.8 7.2 2.0 1.2 1.2 2.6 4.5 23.5
2009-10 26 TOT NBA SF 75 46 2079 8.0 16.9 .473 0.3 0.8 .355 7.7 11.2 .479 3.8 5.3 .725 2.9 4.5 7.4 2.3 1.1 0.9 2.6 5.2 20.1
2009-10 26 LAC NBA SF 51 30 1405 8.1 17.0 .478 0.2 0.5 .357 7.9 11.4 .482 3.8 5.1 .741 3.1 3.9 7.1 2.3 0.9 0.8 2.4 5.3 20.2
2009-10 26 WAS NBA SF 24 16 674 7.8 16.8 .463 0.5 1.3 .353 7.3 10.6 .472 3.9 5.6 .694 2.4 5.5 7.9 2.3 1.6 1.0 2.8 4.8 19.9
2010-11 27 TOT NBA SF-PF 71 23 1383 7.6 15.9 .476 0.1 1.0 .154 7.4 10.5 .496 4.1 5.2 .775 2.1 5.8 7.9 2.3 1.3 0.4 2.4 5.3 19.3
2010-11 27 WAS NBA SF 49 23 1069 7.4 15.6 .471 0.2 1.2 .160 7.2 10.2 .497 3.9 5.1 .757 2.2 5.3 7.5 2.4 1.3 0.4 2.1 4.9 18.8
2010-11 27 GSW NBA PF 22 0 314 8.2 16.8 .490 0.0 0.2 .000 8.2 11.8 .495 4.7 5.6 .829 1.6 7.6 9.2 1.8 1.1 0.5 3.2 6.4 21.1
Career NBA 296 167 8274 8.6 19.0 .452 0.5 1.7 .293 8.1 17.3 .467 4.5 6.0 .747 2.5 5.3 7.7 2.2 1.2 1.0 2.7 4.8 22.1
3 seasons LAC NBA 201 128 6217 8.9 19.9 .446 0.6 1.9 .305 8.3 18.1 .461 4.6 6.2 .747 2.6 5.1 7.7 2.2 1.1 1.1 2.7 4.7 23.0
2 seasons WAS NBA 73 39 1743 7.5 16.1 .468 0.3 1.2 .238 7.2 14.8 .487 3.9 5.3 .732 2.3 5.4 7.6 2.4 1.4 0.7 2.4 4.9 19.2
1 season GSW NBA 22 0 314 8.2 16.8 .490 0.0 0.2 .000 8.2 16.6 .495 4.7 5.6 .829 1.6 7.6 9.2 1.8 1.1 0.5 3.2 6.4 21.1

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
2007-08 24 LAC NBA PF 79 2158 12.7 .504 .454 .331 .149 5.2 14.0 9.6 8.4 1.1 1.5 11.4 24.1 97 110 -0.5 1.6 1.1 .025
2008-09 25 LAC NBA SF 71 2654 12.6 .502 .456 .298 .075 5.2 11.0 8.0 6.9 1.2 1.7 9.9 22.6 100 114 0.2 1.0 1.3 .023
2009-10 26 TOT NBA SF 75 2079 11.8 .523 .482 .312 .046 6.4 10.0 8.2 7.1 1.1 1.3 11.7 19.0 104 112 1.2 1.0 2.2 .050
2009-10 26 LAC NBA SF 51 1405 11.6 .526 .484 .302 .030 7.0 8.9 7.9 7.2 0.9 1.2 11.2 18.9 105 113 1.0 0.5 1.5 .050
2009-10 26 WAS NBA SF 24 674 12.1 .517 .477 .333 .079 5.2 12.3 8.7 7.1 1.6 1.5 12.7 19.1 102 110 0.2 0.5 0.7 .051
2010-11 27 TOT NBA SF-PF 71 1383 11.7 .531 .480 .329 .060 4.5 13.4 8.8 7.2 1.3 0.7 11.5 17.8 105 112 1.0 0.6 1.6 .054
2010-11 27 WAS NBA SF 49 1069 11.8 .525 .477 .327 .076 4.7 12.2 8.3 7.7 1.3 0.6 10.5 17.3 107 112 0.9 0.4 1.3 .058
2010-11 27 GSW NBA PF 22 314 11.3 .549 .490 .337 .010 3.5 17.4 10.3 5.3 1.1 0.7 14.3 19.6 102 112 0.1 0.2 0.3 .042
Career NBA 296 8274 12.3 .511 .465 .315 .088 5.4 11.9 8.6 7.4 1.2 1.4 10.9 21.3 101 112 1.9 4.2 6.1 .035
3 seasons LAC NBA 201 6217 12.4 .507 .461 .311 .094 5.6 11.6 8.5 7.5 1.1 1.5 10.7 22.3 100 112 0.7 3.1 3.8 .029
2 seasons WAS NBA 73 1743 11.9 .522 .477 .330 .077 4.9 12.2 8.5 7.4 1.4 1.0 11.4 18.0 105 111 1.1 1.0 2.0 .055
1 season GSW NBA 22 314 11.3 .549 .490 .337 .010 3.5 17.4 10.3 5.3 1.1 0.7 14.3 19.6 102 112 0.1 0.2 0.3 .042

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 2014-06-15

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.
2007-08 24 LAC NBA PF 79 2158 .429 12.8 .851 .285 .092 .147 .327 .149 .447 .617 .413 .352 .351 .331 .544 .042 35 .930 .031 .250 3 0
2008-09 25 LAC NBA SF 71 2654 .446 10.8 .925 .352 .111 .140 .322 .075 .462 .611 .410 .333 .373 .253 .572 .076 74 .900 .089 .000 4 0
2009-10 26 TOT NBA SF 75 2079 .473 10.3 .954 .374 .095 .161 .324 .046 .479 .652 .375 .349 .374 .355 .621 .056 35 .636 .065 .500 1 0
2009-10 26 LAC NBA SF 51 1405 .478 9.7 .970 .396 .098 .163 .313 .030 .482 .648 .444 .333 .361 .357 .637 .061 25 1.000 .143 .500 1 0
2009-10 26 WAS NBA SF 24 674 .463 11.6 .921 .329 .088 .157 .347 .079 .472 .662 .211 .382 .400 .353 .585 .046 10 .333 .000 0 0
2010-11 27 TOT NBA SF-PF 71 1383 .476 11.1 .940 .295 .179 .148 .318 .060 .496 .717 .390 .500 .350 .154 .582 .053 21 1.000 .500 .000 1 0
2010-11 27 WAS NBA SF 49 1069 .471 11.3 .924 .306 .165 .131 .321 .076 .497 .690 .389 .512 .362 .160 .600 .046 15 1.000 .480 .000 1 0
2010-11 27 GSW NBA PF 22 314 .490 10.5 .990 .260 .221 .202 .308 .010 .495 .815 .391 .476 .313 .000 .529 .077 6 1.000 .000 0 0
Career NBA 296 8274 .452 11.3 .912 .329 .112 .148 .323 .088 .467 .636 .399 .366 .364 .293 .578 .059 165 .885 .098 .077 9 0
3 seasons LAC NBA 201 6217 .446 11.3 .906 .336 .102 .147 .322 .094 .461 .621 .417 .340 .362 .305 .577 .061 134 .926 .058 .154 8 0
2 seasons WAS NBA 73 1743 .468 11.4 .923 .315 .134 .142 .331 .077 .487 .678 .342 .455 .378 .238 .594 .046 25 .600 .286 .000 1 0
1 season GSW NBA 22 314 .490 10.5 .990 .260 .221 .202 .308 .010 .495 .815 .391 .476 .313 .000 .529 .077 6 1.000 .000 0 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 2014-06-15

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
2007-08 24 LAC NBA PF 79 2158 35% 65% -10.1 -3.9 18 27 38 45 210 31 131 52
2008-09 25 LAC NBA SF 71 2654 1% 80% 19% -11.7 -5.1 26 37 38 29 241 33 144 70
2009-10 26 TOT NBA SF 75 2079 1% 85% 13% 1% -8.1 -2.5 27 31 23 21 209 22 89 46
2009-10 26 LAC NBA SF 51 1405 1% 85% 14% -7.0 +0.1 17 21 11 17 143 18 58 33
2009-10 26 WAS NBA SF 24 674 87% 9% 4% -10.5 -6.0 10 10 12 4 66 4 31 13
2010-11 27 TOT NBA SF-PF 71 1383 1% 85% 14% -5.0 +0.4 15 17 18 14 145 18 66 24
2010-11 27 WAS NBA SF 49 1069 92% 7% -7.3 +1.1 8 12 16 8 117 13 50 18
2010-11 27 GSW NBA PF 22 314 2% 60% 38% +2.5 +5.7 7 5 2 6 28 5 16 6
Career NBA 296 8274 1% 70% 29% -9.3 -3.2 86 112 117 109 805 104 430 192
3 seasons LAC NBA 201 6217 1% 65% 34% -10.1 -3.5 61 85 87 91 594 82 333 155
2 seasons WAS NBA 73 1743 90% 8% 2% -8.5 -1.6 18 22 28 12 183 17 81 31
1 season GSW NBA 22 314 2% 60% 38% +2.5 +5.7 7 5 2 6 28 5 16 6

Similarity Scores

Explanation ▪ Players with careers of similar quality and shape (thru 2013-14)
Thru 4 Years Win Shares (Best to Worst)
Player Sim 1 2 3 4
Al Thornton 2.2 1.6 1.3 1.1
Joe Bryant 96.2 2.2 1.5 1.3 1.2
Corie Blount 89.5 2.5 1.7 1.2 0.9
Robert Traylor 88.3 2.5 1.9 1.2 1.0
Jason Smith 87.9 2.2 1.6 1.5 0.7
Jordan Hill 86.2 1.8 1.4 1.4 1.4
Mark Bryant 86.1 2.1 2.1 1.1 1.0
Pete Chilcutt 85.8 2.1 1.5 1.0 0.7
Larry Staverman 84.9 1.6 1.4 1.2 1.1
Mark Madsen 84.2 2.7 1.9 1.1 1.1
James Hardy 83.3 2.5 1.8 1.3 0.7
Career Win Shares (Best to Worst)
Player Sim 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
Al Thornton 2.2 1.6 1.3 1.1
Bob Brannum 89.4 2.0 1.6 1.1 0.8 0.0
James Hardy 83.3 2.5 1.8 1.3 0.7
Jerry Chambers 82.9 1.5 1.4 1.3 1.1 0.0 0.0
Brady Walker 81.8 2.8 1.9 1.2 1.0
Rory White 81.8 2.6 1.5 1.0 1.0 0.4
Simmie Hill 81.3 3.1 1.6 1.2 1.0
Michael Ruffin 80.6 1.9 1.7 1.2 1.0 0.6 0.2 0.1 0.0 0.0
Chuck Terry 80.5 2.3 2.1 1.2 0.7 0.1
Jeremy Evans 79.4 2.8 1.6 0.9 0.9
Rodney Carney 78.5 1.6 1.5 1.5 1.3 0.3

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
2003-04 20 FLORIDAST 30 238 30 58 3 7 21 42 54 6 84 .517 .429 .500 7.9 2.8 1.8 0.2
2004-05 21 FLORIDAST 29 522 101 186 4 14 57 106 128 20 263 .543 .286 .538 18.0 9.1 4.4 0.7
2005-06 22 FLORIDAST 30 871 171 330 20 42 122 164 208 37 484 .518 .476 .744 29.0 16.1 6.9 1.2
2006-07 23 FLORIDAST 35 1092 244 460 36 81 166 210 251 24 690 .530 .444 .790 31.2 19.7 7.2 0.7
Career 124 2723 546 1034 63 144 366 522 641 87 1521 .528 .438 .701 22.0 12.3 5.2 0.7

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Honors
2006-07 NCAA AP All-America (3rd)
2007-08 NBA All-Rookie (1st)

Transactions

June 28, 2007: Drafted by the Los Angeles Clippers in the 1st round (14th pick) of the 2007 NBA Draft.

February 17, 2010: As part of a 3-team trade, traded by the Los Angeles Clippers to the Washington Wizards; the Cleveland Cavaliers traded Zydrunas Ilgauskas, Emir Preldzic and a 2010 1st round draft pick (Lazar Hayward was later selected) to the Washington Wizards; the Los Angeles Clippers traded Sebastian Telfair to the Cleveland Cavaliers; the Washington Wizards traded Antawn Jamison to the Cleveland Cavaliers; and the Washington Wizards traded Drew Gooden to the Los Angeles Clippers.

March 1, 2011: Waived by the Washington Wizards.

March 3, 2011: Signed as a free agent with the Golden State Warriors.

Salaries

Season Team Lg Salary
2007-08 Los Angeles Clippers NBA $1,652,280
2008-09 Los Angeles Clippers NBA $1,776,240
2009-10 Washington Wizards NBA $1,900,200
2010-11 Washington Wizards NBA $2,814,196
Career (may be incomplete) $8,142,916

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