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Eric Gordon
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Team: New OrleansHeight: 6-4 Born: 12/25/1988
Position: SGWeight: 215 Birthplace: Indianapolis, Indiana
College: IndianaDraft: 1st Round 7th pick by Clippers (2008)


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June 18 2:36 PM PT3:36 PM MT4:36 PM CT5:36 PM ET21:36 GMT5:36 2:36 PM MST4:36 PM EST1:36 UAE (+1)23:3617:36 ET4:36 PM CT20:36 - Gordon has exercised the final-year option in his contract, which will pay him about $15.5 million next season. The 26-year-old Gordon, whose decision was announced by the Pelicans on Thursday, could have become a free agent next month under the terms of a four-year, $58 million contract he signed in 2012.
Analysis: Gordon averaged a career-low 13.4 points in 61 games this season, but his 3-point accuracy of nearly 45 percent was a career best.
Mar. 23 9:26 PM PT10:26 PM MT11:26 PM CT12:26 AM ET4:26 GMT12:26 9:26 PM MST11:26 PM EST8:26 UAE05:260:26 ET10:26 PM CT3:26 - Gordon came off the bench for the first time in 49 games this season and had one of his best games of the campaign.
Analysis: Gordon scored 23 points in 37 minutes, and was removed from the starting lineup after he was late to a team meeting.
Feb. 22 9:43 PM PT10:43 PM MT11:43 PM CT12:43 AM ET5:43 GMT13:43 10:43 PM MST12:43 AM EST9:43 UAE06:430:43 ET11:43 PM CT4:43 - Gordon scored 24 points and had six assists in Saturday's win over Miami.
Analysis: Gordon is such an unpredictable scorer that it may be difficult to keep him in your starting lineup, but he needs to be starting if Anthony Davis is out. He has averaged 19.2 points while playing in six games that Davis has missed compared to 11.5 per game when Davis plays.
Feb. 10 12:03 AM PT1:03 AM MT2:03 AM CT3:03 AM ET8:03 GMT16:03 1:03 AM MST3:03 AM EST12:03 UAE09:033:03 ET2:03 AM CT6:03 - Gordon tied a career high with seven 3-pointers on eight attempts and finished with a season-high 31 points in a 100-96 loss to Utah.
Analysis: Gordon, averaging 12.8 points, had a combined 18 in his previous three games and scored three points in a loss to Chicago on Saturday.
Jan. 31 10:01 PM PT11:01 PM MT12:01 AM CT1:01 AM ET6:01 GMT14:01 11:01 PM MST1:01 AM EST10:01 UAE07:011:01 ET12:01 AM CT4:01 - Gordon had a season-high 28 points and hit 10 of his 20 shots with seven assists Friday against the Clippers.
Analysis: Gordon is obviously talented enough to be worth owning, but his volatility makes it more difficult for owners to decide when to play him. He's averaging 15.3 points on 45.4 percent shooting in 14 games since returning from a torn left labrum.
Jan. 21 8:44 PM PT9:44 PM MT10:44 PM CT11:44 PM ET4:44 GMT12:44 9:44 PM MST11:44 PM EST8:44 UAE05:4423:44 ET10:44 PM CT2:44 - Gordon had 17 points and a season-high 10 assists Wednesday against the Lakers for the second double-double of his career.
Analysis: Gordon is averaging 15.9 points and 4.8 assists over his last eight games.
Jan. 20 9:21 AM PT10:21 AM MT11:21 AM CT12:21 PM ET17:21 GMT1:21 10:21 AM MST12:21 PM EST21:21 UAE18:2112:21 ET11:21 AM CT15:21 - Gordon is starting to show signs of reaching his potential for the Pelicans. He has 20 points and five assists in Monday's loss.
Analysis: The oft-injured Gordon is averaging 16.6 points while hitting 10 of 25 from 3-point range over his last five games.
Nov. 24 12:35 PM PT1:35 PM MT2:35 PM CT3:35 PM ET20:35 GMT4:35 1:35 PM MST3:35 PM EST0:35 UAE (+1)21:3515:35 ET2:35 PM CT18:35 - Gordon, who has missed 21 games with a shoulder injury, says he expects to start in Monday night's home game against Washington.
Analysis: Gordon averaged 9.5 points through the first 12 games of the season before going down hard on his left shoulder during a victory at Utah on Nov. 22.

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