NBA Basketball

#5
Will Barton
PPG RPG APG
13.7 4.3 3.4
Team: DenverHeight: 6-6 Born: 1/6/1991
Position: G-FWeight: 175 Birthplace: Baltimore, Maryland
College: MemphisDraft: 2nd Round 10th pick by Trail Blazers (2012)


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Mar. 30 9:48 AM PT10:48 AM MT11:48 AM CT12:48 PM ET16:48 GMT0:48 9:48 AM MST11:48 AM EST20:48 UAE18:4812:48 ET11:48 AM CTNaN:� - Barton will miss Friday's game against the Hornets after being downgraded to doubtful earlier in the day. On Thursday, he practiced and said he would play in this game.
Analysis: Barton recently had a five-game stretch in which he averaged 22 points, partly because Danilo Gallinari was sidelined by injury. In three games since Gallinari's return, however, Barton has seen a drop in minutes as he's averaged 10.3 points on 38.2 percent shooting.
Mar. 29 9:14 PM PT10:14 PM MT11:14 PM CT12:14 AM ET4:14 GMT12:14 9:14 PM MST11:14 PM EST8:14 UAE06:140:14 ET11:14 PM CTNaN:� - Will Barton scored 13 points Tuesday on 6-of-14 shooting as the Denver Nuggets lost to the Portland Trail Blazers 122-113. Barton pulled down one rebound and added an assist, accumulating a plus-minus of -15 in his 19:48 on the floor. He added one block.
Mar. 26 7:02 PM PT8:02 PM MT9:02 PM CT10:02 PM ET2:02 GMT10:02 7:02 PM MST9:02 PM EST6:02 UAE (+1)04:0222:02 ET9:02 PM CTNaN:� - Will Barton scored eight points Sunday on 3-of-9 shooting as the Denver Nuggets fell to the New Orleans Pelicans 115-90. Barton grabbed three rebounds and dished out four assists, tallying a plus-minus of -23 in his 21:26 of playing time.
Analysis: Barton's stock had been soaring when he averaged 22.2 points over a five-game run from March 13-22, but he's now back to being a role player with Danilo Gallinari and Wilson Chandler having returned from injuries.
Mar. 24 6:22 PM PT7:22 PM MT8:22 PM CT9:22 PM ET1:22 GMT9:22 6:22 PM MST8:22 PM EST5:22 UAE (+1)02:2221:22 ET7:22 PM CTNaN:� - Will Barton scored 10 points Friday, going 4 of 11 from the field, as the Denver Nuggets defeated the Indiana Pacers 125-117. Barton grabbed four rebounds and had two assists, accumulating a plus-minus of +5 in his 23:36 of playing time.
Mar. 22 8:05 PM PT9:05 PM MT10:05 PM CT11:05 PM ET3:05 GMT11:05 8:05 PM MST10:05 PM EST7:05 UAE (+1)04:0523:05 ET9:05 PM CTNaN:� - Barton scored 20 points Wednesday, going 8 of 14 from the field, as the Denver Nuggets defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers 126-113. Barton pulled down four rebounds and had two assists, tallying a plus-minus of +11 in his 32:43 of playing time. He added two steals. Barton went 3 of 6 from behind the arc.
Analysis: Barton has averaged 22.2 points and shot 52.9 percent over the last five games.
Mar. 20 7:48 PM PT8:48 PM MT9:48 PM CT10:48 PM ET2:48 GMT10:48 7:48 PM MST9:48 PM EST6:48 UAE (+1)03:4822:48 ET8:48 PM CTNaN:� - Will Barton scored 24 points Monday on 8-of-13 shooting as the Denver Nuggets fell to the Houston Rockets 125-124. Barton grabbed seven rebounds and dished out eight assists, accumulating a plus-minus of +3 in his 30:21 of playing time. He added one block and one steal. Barton went 4 of 5 from 3-point range.
Analysis: Denver's sixth man once again gave his team a lift on a night it was without of its top scorers in Danilo Gallinari and Wilson Chandler. Barton is on a four-game roll in which he's averaged 22.8 points and 5.3 assists and gone 16 of 30 on 3-point attempts.
Mar. 18 8:36 PM PT9:36 PM MT10:36 PM CT11:36 PM ET3:36 GMT11:36 8:36 PM MST10:36 PM EST7:36 UAE (+1)04:3623:36 ET9:36 PM CTNaN:� - Will Barton scored 10 points Saturday, going 2 of 13 from the field, as the Denver Nuggets fell to the Houston Rockets 109-105. Barton grabbed one rebound and had four assists, tallying a plus-minus of +1 in his 33:28 of playing time. He added one block. Barton went 1 of 9 from behind the arc.
Mar. 16 7:36 PM PT8:36 PM MT9:36 PM CT10:36 PM ET2:36 GMT10:36 7:36 PM MST9:36 PM EST6:36 UAE (+1)03:3622:36 ET8:36 PM CTNaN:� - Barton scored 35 points Thursday on 12-of-18 shooting as the Denver Nuggets defeated the Los Angeles Clippers 129-114. Barton pulled down five rebounds and had three assists, accumulating a plus-minus of +16 in his 35:36 on the floor. He added one steal. Barton went 7 of 10 from 3-point range.
Analysis: The points are a career high for Barton, who has totaled 57 in the last two games.
Mar. 14 9:47 PM PT10:47 PM MT11:47 PM CT12:47 AM ET4:47 GMT12:47 9:47 PM MST11:47 PM EST8:47 UAE05:470:47 ET10:47 PM CTNaN:� - Will Barton scored 22 points Monday, going 7 of 12 from the field, as the Denver Nuggets defeated the Los Angeles Lakers 129-101. Barton grabbed two rebounds and had six assists, tallying a plus-minus of +28 in his 30:24 on the floor. He added one block and one steal. Barton went 4 of 6 from behind the arc.
Mar. 12 10:53 PM PT11:53 PM MT12:53 AM CT1:53 AM ET5:53 GMT13:53 10:53 PM MST12:53 AM EST9:53 UAE06:531:53 ET11:53 PM CTNaN:� - Will Barton scored two points Saturday on 1-of-6 shooting as the Denver Nuggets defeated the Sacramento Kings 105-92. Barton grabbed three rebounds and added an assist, tallying a plus-minus of +5 in his 15:34 on the floor. He added one block.
Mar. 10 7:58 PM PT8:58 PM MT9:58 PM CT10:58 PM ET3:58 GMT11:58 8:58 PM MST10:58 PM EST7:58 UAE (+1)04:5822:58 ET9:58 PM CTNaN:� - Will Barton scored seven points Friday, going 3 of 7 from the field, as the Denver Nuggets defeated the Boston Celtics 119-99. Barton grabbed three rebounds and had four assists, tallying a plus-minus of +11 in his 20:11 of playing time. He added one block. Barton went 1 of 3 from 3-point range.
Mar. 8 7:50 PM PT8:50 PM MT9:50 PM CT10:50 PM ET3:50 GMT11:50 8:50 PM MST10:50 PM EST7:50 UAE (+1)04:5022:50 ET9:50 PM CTNaN:� - Will Barton scored eight points Wednesday on 3-of-9 shooting as the Denver Nuggets fell to the Washington Wizards 123-113. Barton pulled down two rebounds and had five assists, accumulating a plus-minus of 0 in his 25:36 of playing time. He tacked on one steal. Barton went 1 of 4 from 3-point range.
Mar. 7 9:07 PM PT10:07 PM MT11:07 PM CT12:07 AM ET5:07 GMT13:07 10:07 PM MST12:07 AM EST9:07 UAE06:070:07 ET11:07 PM CTNaN:� - Will Barton scored nine points Monday, going 3 of 9 from the field, as the Denver Nuggets defeated the Sacramento Kings 108-96. Barton pulled down two rebounds and dished out two assists, accumulating a plus-minus of -5 in his 26:58 on the floor. He tacked on one steal. Barton went 2 of 6 from behind the arc.
Mar. 4 8:38 PM PT9:38 PM MT10:38 PM CT11:38 PM ET4:38 GMT12:38 9:38 PM MST11:38 PM EST8:38 UAE05:3823:38 ET10:38 PM CTNaN:� - Will Barton scored nine points Saturday, going 3 of 11 from the field, as the Denver Nuggets lost to the Charlotte Hornets 112-102. Barton grabbed four rebounds and dished out four assists, tallying a plus-minus of -2 in his 31:02 of playing time. He added one block. Barton went 1 of 4 from behind the arc.
Mar. 1 6:35 PM PT7:35 PM MT8:35 PM CT9:35 PM ET2:35 GMT10:35 7:35 PM MST9:35 PM EST6:35 UAE (+1)03:3521:35 ET8:35 PM CTNaN:� - Will Barton scored 13 points Wednesday, going 5 of 11 from the field, as the Denver Nuggets defeated the Milwaukee Bucks 110-98. Barton grabbed four rebounds and dished out two assists, tallying a plus-minus of -7 in his 20:08 of playing time.
Feb. 28 7:08 PM PT8:08 PM MT9:08 PM CT10:08 PM ET3:08 GMT11:08 8:08 PM MST10:08 PM EST7:08 UAE (+1)04:0822:08 ET9:08 PM CTNaN:� - Will Barton scored 15 points Tuesday on 7-of-15 shooting as the Denver Nuggets topped the Chicago Bulls 125-107. Barton grabbed eight rebounds and dished out three assists, tallying a plus-minus of +14 in his 29:04 on the floor. He added one block and two steals. Barton went 1 of 5 from 3-point range.
Feb. 14 6:11 AM PT7:11 AM MT8:11 AM CT9:11 AM ET14:11 GMT22:11 7:11 AM MST9:11 AM EST18:11 UAE15:119:11 ET8:11 AM CTNaN:� - Barton had 24 points as the Nuggets tied an NBA record with 24 3-pointers while shocking the Warriors 132-110 on Monday night.
Analysis: Barton started for the sixth time in 2017 due to a bevy of injuries, and perhaps he should do that more often. He's averaging 23.0 points and shooting 55.1 percent in the new year when he starts.
Feb. 10 6:09 PM PT7:09 PM MT8:09 PM CT9:09 PM ET2:09 GMT10:09 7:09 PM MST9:09 PM EST6:09 UAE (+1)03:0921:09 ET8:09 PM CTNaN:� - Barton had 15 points, a season-high 10 rebounds and four assists Friday against the Knicks.
Analysis: He's been solid over the last three games with averages of 21 points, 8.3 rebounds and 5.3 assists.
Feb. 8 6:39 PM PT7:39 PM MT8:39 PM CT9:39 PM ET2:39 GMT10:39 7:39 PM MST9:39 PM EST6:39 UAE (+1)03:3921:39 ET8:39 PM CTNaN:� - Barton had 17 points and seven assists in Wednesday's loss to Atlanta.
Analysis: Barton has totaled 48 points, 15 rebounds and 12 assists in his last two games. Keep an eye on this situation.
Feb. 7 8:15 AM PT9:15 AM MT10:15 AM CT11:15 AM ET16:15 GMT0:15 9:15 AM MST11:15 AM EST20:15 UAE17:1511:15 ET10:15 AM CTNaN:� - Barton had a season-high 31 points, hitting 12 of 18 from the floor with five 3-pointers, along with eight rebounds and five assists in Monday's win over Dallas.
Analysis: Barton took advantage of his first start in more than two weeks, and he could have earned himself a few more considering Danilo Gallinari is out for at least another week. Barton has averaged 18.3 points in 12 starts since the beginning of December, and just 7.3 points in his last 10 games off the bench.
Jan. 31 11:33 AM PT12:33 PM MT1:33 PM CT2:33 PM ET19:33 GMT3:33 12:33 PM MST2:33 PM EST23:33 UAE20:3314:33 ET1:33 PM CTNaN:� - Barton will play Friday against Milwaukee after missing Denver's previous two games with a left ankle injury.
Analysis: Barton had been struggling prior to the injury but could have an increased opportunity with Danilo Gallinari out with a groin injury. The swingman is averaging just 7 points over his last four games.
Jan. 22 6:41 AM PT7:41 AM MT8:41 AM CT9:41 AM ET14:41 GMT22:41 7:41 AM MST9:41 AM EST18:41 UAE15:419:41 ET8:41 AM CTNaN:� - Barton had 18 points Saturday.
Analysis: He's averaged 20.7 points in the last three games.
Jan. 19 7:25 PM PT8:25 PM MT9:25 PM CT10:25 PM ET3:25 GMT11:25 8:25 PM MST10:25 PM EST7:25 UAE (+1)04:2522:25 ET9:25 PM CTNaN:� - Barton made a nice contribution with 18 points, seven assists, three rebounds and two blocks in Thursday's loss at San Antonio.
Analysis: Barton did go 1 of 5 from 3-point range after he hit all five attempts Tuesday against the Lakers. He's been a more adept passer the last two games with 15 assists after he totaled nine in the previous five.
Jan. 18 9:37 PM PT10:37 PM MT11:37 PM CT12:37 AM ET5:37 GMT13:37 10:37 PM MST12:37 AM EST9:37 UAE06:370:37 ET11:37 PM CTNaN:� - Barton had a season-high 26 points and eight assists in Tuesday's 127-121 win over the Lakers.
Analysis: Barton, who got the start Tuesday with Garry Harris out, made all five of his 3-point attempts and is 10 of 15 from beyond the arc in his last four games.
Jan. 16 11:43 AM PT12:43 PM MT1:43 PM CT2:43 PM ET19:43 GMT3:43 12:43 PM MST2:43 PM EST23:43 UAE20:4314:43 ET1:43 PM CTNaN:� - Barton played through an illness Monday to score 11 points. He'll start Tuesday for the injured Gary Harris.
Analysis: He's averaging just 10.3 points in his last eight games after previously scoring 14.6 per game.
Jan. 7 4:14 PM PT5:14 PM MT6:14 PM CT7:14 PM ET0:14 GMT8:14 5:14 PM MST7:14 PM EST4:14 UAE (+1)01:1419:14 ET6:14 PM CTNaN:� - Barton will get the start Saturday in place of Gary Harris, who was a late scratch due to a groin injury.
Analysis: Barton is averaging just 8.2 points on 41 percent shooting in his last five games. He hasn't played more than 17 minutes in his past two.
Dec. 27 6:41 AM PT7:41 AM MT8:41 AM CT9:41 AM ET14:41 GMT22:41 7:41 AM MST9:41 AM EST18:41 UAE15:419:41 ET8:41 AM CTNaN:� - In addition to his 23 points, Barton had eight rebounds and six assists off the bench in the Nuggets' 106-102 win over the Clippers on Monday.
Analysis: Barton is averaging 15.8 points this month after spending the early part of the season dealing with injuries.
Dec. 21 9:24 PM PT10:24 PM MT11:24 PM CT12:24 AM ET5:24 GMT13:24 10:24 PM MST12:24 AM EST9:24 UAE06:240:24 ET11:24 PM CTNaN:� - Barton matched a season high with 22 points on 9-of-15 shooting and grabbed five rebounds in Tuesday's loss to the Clippers.
Analysis: Barton has averaged 15.5 points and 4.9 rebounds in 11 games since missing three with a left ankle injury.
Dec. 5 5:50 PM PT6:50 PM MT7:50 PM CT8:50 PM ET1:50 GMT9:50 6:50 PM MST8:50 PM EST5:50 UAE (+1)02:5020:50 ET7:50 PM CTNaN:� - Barton had 22 points, eight rebounds, three assists, two steals and two blocks Monday.
Analysis: When healthy, Barton has been productive. He's appeared in just nine of Denver's 21 games this season, averaging 14.6 points and 5.1 rebounds.
Dec. 3 8:30 PM PT9:30 PM MT10:30 PM CT11:30 PM ET4:30 GMT12:30 9:30 PM MST11:30 PM EST8:30 UAE05:3023:30 ET10:30 PM CTNaN:� - Barton had 20 points, hitting a trio of 3-pointers, to go with five rebounds and four assists Saturday.
Analysis: Barton looks plenty healthy, racking up 37 points in two games after missing four with a sprained ankle.
Nov. 26 1:49 PM PT2:49 PM MT3:49 PM CT4:49 PM ET21:49 GMT5:49 2:49 PM MST4:49 PM EST1:49 UAE (+1)22:4916:49 ET3:49 PM CTNaN:� - Barton is expected to play Friday after leaving Wednesday's game against Miami due to an ankle injury.
Analysis: He's missed 12 of Denver's last 15 games with the injury, which initially occurred on Oct. 31.
Oct. 31 6:00 PM PT7:00 PM MT8:00 PM CT9:00 PM ET1:00 GMT9:00 6:00 PM MST8:00 PM EST5:00 UAE (+1)02:0021:00 ET7:00 PM CTNaN:� - After he did not play Friday against the Raptors, Barton returned to action for the Nuggets on Sunday.
Analysis: Barton sprained his ankle at Toronto on Oct. 31. He averaged 18 points in the first three games of the season.
Oct. 26 7:24 PM PT8:24 PM MT9:24 PM CT10:24 PM ET2:24 GMT10:24 7:24 PM MST9:24 PM EST6:24 UAE (+1)04:2422:24 ET9:24 PM CTNaN:� - Barton looked good on opening night with 22 points on 7-of-12 shooting in a win over the Pelicans.
Analysis: Barton could be an emerging fantasy option as he tries to take the next step after averaging 14.4 points last season.

Regular Season Stats

Per Game
Year Team G MPG PPG RPG APG SPG BPG TOPG FG% 3P% FT%
12-13 Por 73 12.2 4.0 2.0 0.8 0.5 0.1 0.8 .382 .138 .769
13-14 Por 41 9.4 4.0 1.8 0.8 0.2 0.2 0.4 .417 .303 .813
14-15 Por 30 10.0 3.0 1.1 0.9 0.5 0.1 0.6 .380 .222 .667
14-15 Den 28 24.4 11.0 4.6 1.9 1.2 0.5 1.6 .443 .284 .810
14-15 Total 58 16.9 6.8 2.8 1.4 0.8 0.3 1.1 .425 .271 .787
15-16 Den 82 28.7 14.4 5.8 2.5 0.9 0.5 1.7 .432 .345 .806
16-17 Den 60 28.4 13.7 4.3 3.4 0.8 0.5 1.6 .443 .370 .753
Career 314 20.1 9.1 3.6 1.9 0.7 0.3 1.2 .427 .324 .784

Totals
Year Team G Min FGM FGA 3PM 3PA FTM FTA OR TR A Stl Blk TO Pts
12-13 Por  73 894 118 309 9 65 50 65 36 145 58 34 9 60 295
13-14 Por  41 387 65 156 10 33 26 32 16 74 33 9 7 18 166
14-15 Por  30 300 38 100 4 18 10 15 3 34 27 14 4 17 90
14-15 Den  28 683 112 253 19 67 64 79 23 128 54 34 15 44 307
14-15 Total  58 983 150 353 23 85 74 94 26 162 81 48 19 61 397
15-16 Den  82 2353 425 983 112 325 216 268 59 476 203 71 39 139 1178
16-17 Den  60 1705 295 666 87 235 143 190 58 259 206 48 28 97 820
Career 314 6322 1053 2467 241 743 509 649 195 1116 581 210 102 375 2856

Postseason Stats

Per Game
Year Team G MPG PPG RPG APG SPG BPG TOPG FG% 3P% FT%
13-14 Por 7 11.6 6.4 1.7 0.4 0.1 0.3 0.9 .500 .545 .833
Career 7 11.6 6.4 1.7 0.4 0.1 0.3 0.9 .500 .545 .833

Totals
Year Team G Min FGM FGA 3PM 3PA FTM FTA OR TR A Stl Blk TO Pts
13-14 Por  7 81 17 34 6 11 5 6 5 12 3 1 2 6 45
Career 7 81 17 34 6 11 5 6 5 12 3 1 2 6 45

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