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Luther Head  G
Current Team: N/A
Date Of Birth: Nov 26, 1982 (31 years old)
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois (United States)
Nationality: United States
Height: 6-3 (191cm)      Weight: 185 (84kg)   
Current NBA Status: Unrestricted Free Agent
 


Draft Entry: 2005 NBA Draft
Early Entry Info: N/A
Pre-Draft Team: Illinois (Sr)
Draft Rights Trade: N/A
Draft Rights Renounced: N/A
High School: Manley Career Academy High School [Chicago, Illinois (United States)]

NBA

6 Years Of ServiceAll Luther Head NBA Stats & Splits

NBA Regular Season Stats - Per Game

Season Team GP GS Min FGM-A FG% 3PTM-A 3PT% FTM-A FT% FIC OFF DEF Reb Ast Stl Blk PF TO Pts
2005-2006 HOU 80 27 28.9 3.2-7.9 .403 1.4-3.9 .361 1.1-1.5 .699 6.32 0.41 2.91 3.33 2.69 1.11 0.11 2.11 1.49 8.84
2006-2007 HOU 80 10 27.6 3.8-8.8 .437 2.2-5.0 .441 1.0-1.3 .790 7.20 0.39 2.76 3.15 2.42 0.95 0.06 1.66 1.71 10.90
2007-2008 HOU 73 17 18.9 2.8-6.5 .432 1.1-3.1 .351 0.9-1.1 .815 4.91 0.25 1.60 1.85 1.89 0.60 0.12 1.03 0.96 7.63
2008-2009 * MIA   [+] 32 4 15.5 1.7-4.5 .382 0.6-1.7 .370 0.6-0.8 .792 3.31 0.19 1.44 1.62 1.81 0.53 0.06 1.16 0.78 4.66
2009-2010 IND 47 10 17.3 2.9-6.6 .437 0.8-2.2 .352 1.0-1.2 .828 3.87 0.13 1.57 1.70 1.53 0.38 0.19 1.13 1.15 7.60
2010-2011 SAC 36 14 16.3 1.9-4.6 .415 0.7-1.8 .391 1.1-1.4 .780 3.97 0.44 1.22 1.67 1.94 0.28 0.25 1.19 0.89 5.56
CAREER 348 82 22.4 2.9-7.0 .423 1.3-3.3 .388 1.0-1.3 .773 5.37 0.32 2.11 2.43 2.15 0.73 0.12 1.47 1.26 8.17

NBA Regular Season Stats - Totals

Season Team GP GS Min FGM-A FG% 3PTM-A 3PT% FTM-A FT% FIC OFF DEF Reb Ast Stl Blk PF TO Pts
2005-2006 HOU 80 27 2309.9 254-630 .403 113-313 .361 86-123 .699 506 33 233 266 215 89 9 169 119 707
2006-2007 HOU 80 10 2210.6 306-700 .437 177-401 .441 83-105 .790 576 31 221 252 194 76 5 133 137 872
2007-2008 HOU 73 17 1378.7 206-477 .432 79-225 .351 66-81 .815 358 18 117 135 138 44 9 75 70 557
2008-2009 * MIA   [+] 32 4 497.4 55-144 .382 20-54 .370 19-24 .792 106 6 46 52 58 17 2 37 25 149
2009-2010 IND 47 10 813.1 136-311 .437 37-105 .352 48-58 .828 182 6 74 80 72 18 9 53 54 357
2010-2011 SAC 36 14 585.6 68-164 .415 25-64 .391 39-50 .780 143 16 44 60 70 10 9 43 32 200
CAREER 348 82 7795.3 1025-2426 .423 451-1162 .388 341-441 .773 1870 110 735 845 747 254 43 510 437 2842

NBA Regular Season Stats - Misc Stats

Season Team GP GS Dbl Dbl Tpl Dbl 40 Pts 20 Reb 20 Ast Techs HOB Ast/TO Stl/TO FT/FGA W's L's Win % OWS DWS WS
2005-2006 HOU 80 27 1 0 0 0 0 0 .178 1.81 0.75 0.20 32 48 0.400 0.42 2.86 3.28
2006-2007 HOU 80 10 0 0 0 0 0 1 .176 1.42 0.55 0.15 51 29 0.637 2.25 3.37 5.62
2007-2008 HOU 73 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 .129 1.97 0.63 0.17 46 27 0.630 1.51 1.81 3.33
2008-2009 * MIA   [+] 32 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .100 2.32 0.68 0.17 17 15 0.531 -0.03 0.57 0.54
2009-2010 IND 47 10 0 0 0 0 0 1 .118 1.33 0.33 0.19 19 28 0.404 -0.03 0.64 0.61
2010-2011 SAC 36 14 0 0 0 0 0 1 .101 2.19 0.31 0.30 8 28 0.222 0.62 0.15 0.78
CAREER 348 82 1 0 0 0 0 5 .143 1.71 0.58 0.18 173 175 0.497 4.70 9.16 13.86

NBA Regular Season Stats - Advanced Stats

Season Team GP GS TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% TOV% STL% BLK% USG% Total S % PPR PPS ORtg DRtg PER
2005-2006 HOU 80 27 .517 .493 1.70 11.64 6.75 16.27 14.82 2.11 .32 16.69 146.34 1.09 1.12 100.0 105.0 11.15
2006-2007 HOU 80 10 .584 .564 1.63 11.46 6.58 14.72 15.51 1.81 .17 18.60 166.90 -0.35 1.25 107.3 102.4 13.53
2007-2008 HOU 73 17 .543 .515 1.48 9.46 5.51 16.34 12.01 1.69 .48 19.19 159.78 1.63 1.17 108.7 105.2 13.67
2008-2009 * MIA   [+] 32 4 .482 .451 1.45 10.69 6.17 19.04 13.92 1.84 .30 16.85 154.40 2.82 1.03 99.0 107.3 9.93
2009-2010 IND 47 10 .530 .497 .80 9.76 5.30 14.38 13.83 1.09 .78 20.98 161.73 -0.70 1.15 98.7 109.6 11.43
2010-2011 SAC 36 14 .538 .491 3.00 9.09 5.89 17.77 14.68 .86 1.14 16.15 158.53 2.43 1.22 109.4 113.7 11.79
CAREER 348 82 .542 .515 1.62 10.73 6.19 15.76 14.29 1.71 .42 18.00 158.39 0.79 1.17 104.4 106.1 11.03

NBA TransactionsAll NBA Transactions | Sacramento Kings Transactions

Jun 28, 2005 - The Houston Rockets selected Luther Head in Round 1 with Pick 24 in the 2005 NBA Draft.
Jul 1, 2005 - Luther Head signed a multi-year contract with the Houston Rockets.
Oct 27, 2006 - The Houston Rockets exercised their Team Option to extend the contract of Luther Head.
Oct 31, 2007 - The Houston Rockets exercised their Team Option to extend the contract of Luther Head.
Feb 28, 2009 - The Houston Rockets placed the contract of Luther Head on waivers.
Mar 4, 2009 - Luther Head, previously with the Houston Rockets, became a free agent.
Mar 4, 2009 - Luther Head signed a contract with the Miami Heat.
Jul 1, 2009 - Luther Head, previously with the Miami Heat, became a free agent.
Sep 17, 2009 - Luther Head signed a contract with the Indiana Pacers.
Jul 1, 2010 - Luther Head, previously with the Indiana Pacers, became a free agent.
Jul 10, 2010 - Luther Head signed a contract with the New Orleans Hornets.
Jul 11, 2010 - The contract of Luther Head was voided. He immediately became a free agent.
Jul 11, 2010 - The contract of Luther Head was voided. He immediately became a free agent.
Sep 27, 2010 - Luther Head signed a contract with the Sacramento Kings.
Mar 19, 2011 - The Sacramento Kings placed the contract of Luther Head on waivers.
Mar 23, 2011 - Luther Head, previously with the Sacramento Kings, became a free agent.

NBA Awards & HonorsSince the 1946-1947 season

NBA Playoff ExperienceAll Luther Head NBA Playoff Stats & Splits

NBA Playoff Stats - Per Game

Season Team GP GS Min FGM-A FG% 3PTM-A 3PT% FTM-A FT% FIC OFF DEF Reb Ast Stl Blk PF TO Pts
2006-2007 HOU 7 0 20.2 1.6-5.1 .306 0.9-3.3 .261 0.6-1.1 .500 2.11 0.29 2.43 2.71 1.14 0.43 0.29 2.29 1.00 4.57
2007-2008 HOU 5 0 8.9 0.2-2.8 .071 0.0-1.2 .000 0.4-0.4 1.000 -0.80 0.20 0.20 0.40 0.80 0.40 0.20 0.60 0.80 0.80
2008-2009 MIA No Stats Available
CAREER 12 0 15.5 1.0-4.2 .240 0.5-2.4 .207 0.5-0.8 .600 0.90 0.25 1.50 1.75 1.00 0.42 0.25 1.58 0.92 3.00

NBA Playoff Stats - Totals

Season Team GP GS Min FGM-A FG% 3PTM-A 3PT% FTM-A FT% FIC OFF DEF Reb Ast Stl Blk PF TO Pts
2006-2007 HOU 7 0 141.4 11-36 .306 6-23 .261 4-8 .500 15 2 17 19 8 3 2 16 7 32
2007-2008 HOU 5 0 44.4 1-14 .071 0-6 .000 2-2 1.000 -4 1 1 2 4 2 1 3 4 4
2008-2009 MIA No Stats Available
CAREER 12 0 185.9 12-50 .240 6-29 .207 6-10 .600 11 3 18 21 12 5 3 19 11 36

NBA Playoff Stats - Misc Stats

Season Team GP GS Dbl Dbl Tpl Dbl 40 Pts 20 Reb 20 Ast Techs HOB Ast/TO Stl/TO FT/FGA W's L's Win % OWS DWS WS
2006-2007 HOU 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .091 1.14 0.43 0.22 3 4 0.429 -0.23 0.16 -0.07
2007-2008 HOU 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .032 1.00 0.50 0.14 1 4 0.200 -0.33 0.05 -0.28
2008-2009 MIA No Stats Available
CAREER 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .066 1.09 0.45 0.20 4 8 0.333 -0.54 0.21 -0.33

NBA Playoff Stats - Advanced Stats

Season Team GP GS TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% TOV% STL% BLK% USG% Total S % PPR PPS ORtg DRtg PER
2006-2007 HOU 7 0 .405 .389 1.67 13.64 7.78 10.45 15.05 1.15 1.00 15.97 106.64 -1.20 0.89 79.7 104.4 4.36
2007-2008 HOU 5 0 .134 .071 2.46 2.56 2.51 14.26 21.19 2.55 1.73 20.15 107.14 -3.09 0.29 38.1 107.5 -6.21
2008-2009 MIA No Stats Available
CAREER 12 0 .331 .300 1.84 11.00 6.44 11.35 16.82 1.48 1.18 16.91 104.69 -1.65 0.72 69.1 105.5 1.83

NBA All-Star Weekend CompetitionsSince the 1946-1947 season


NBA Rising Stars Challenge Stats - Totals

Season Team GP GS Min FGM-A FG% 3PTM-A 3PT% FTM-A FT% FIC OFF DEF Reb Ast Stl Blk PF TO Pts
2006 Rising Stars Challenge 1 0 24.9 8-16 .500 2-8 .250 0-0 .000 12 1 1 2 4 3 0 2 2 18
2007 Rising Stars Challenge 1 1 22.3 6-9 .667 3-4 .750 0-0 .000 14 2 0 2 4 0 0 1 0 15
TOTAL 2 1 47.1 14-25 .560 5-12 .417 0-0 .000 26 3 1 4 8 3 0 3 2 33
AVERAGES 2 1 23.6 7.0-12.5 .560 2.5-6.0 .417 0.0-0.0 .000 12.75 1.50 0.50 2.00 4.00 1.50 0.00 1.50 1.00 16.50

NBA Preseason ExperienceAll Luther Head NBA Preseason Stats & Splits

NBA Preseason Stats - Per Game

Season Team GP GS Min FGM-A FG% 3PTM-A 3PT% FTM-A FT% FIC OFF DEF Reb Ast Stl Blk PF TO Pts
2010-2011 SAC 6 1 18.3 2.2-4.8 .448 0.8-2.0 .417 2.3-3.2 .737 6.44 0.33 1.00 1.33 2.17 1.50 0.00 1.00 0.50 7.50
CAREER 6 1 18.3 2.2-4.8 .448 0.8-2.0 .417 2.3-3.2 .737 6.44 0.33 1.00 1.33 2.17 1.50 0.00 1.00 0.50 7.50

NBA Preseason Stats - Totals

Season Team GP GS Min FGM-A FG% 3PTM-A 3PT% FTM-A FT% FIC OFF DEF Reb Ast Stl Blk PF TO Pts
2010-2011 SAC 6 1 109.9 13-29 .448 5-12 .417 14-19 .737 39 2 6 8 13 9 0 6 3 45
CAREER 6 1 109.9 13-29 .448 5-12 .417 14-19 .737 39 2 6 8 13 9 0 6 3 45

NBA Preseason Stats - Misc Stats

Season Team GP GS Dbl Dbl Tpl Dbl 40 Pts 20 Reb 20 Ast Techs HOB Ast/TO Stl/TO FT/FGA W's L's Win % OWS DWS WS
2010-2011 SAC 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .127 4.33 3.00 0.66 3 3 0.500 0.39 0.13 0.51
CAREER 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .127 4.33 3.00 0.66 3 3 0.500 0.39 0.13 0.51

NBA Preseason Stats - Advanced Stats

Season Team GP GS TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% TOV% STL% BLK% USG% Total S % PPR PPS ORtg DRtg PER
2010-2011 SAC 6 1 .602 .534 1.98 5.93 3.96 20.05 7.43 3.99 .00 15.57 160.18 5.01 1.55 128.2 100.3 22.00
CAREER 6 1 .602 .534 1.98 5.93 3.96 20.05 7.43 3.99 .00 15.57 160.18 5.01 1.55 128.2 100.3 22.00

NBA Training Camp Experience



College

Illinois (2005)All Luther Head NCAA Stats & Splits

NCAA Season Stats - Per Game

Year Class School GP GS Min FGM-A FG% 3PTM-A 3PT% FTM-A FT% FIC OFF DEF Reb Ast Stl Blk PF TO Pts
2001-2002 Fr Illinois No Stats Available
2002-2003 So Illinois 25 8 20.4 2.7-5.2 .519 1.1-2.6 .424 1.4-1.8 .739 6.14 0.92 1.92 2.84 1.68 1.08 0.16 1.68 1.60 7.92
2003-2004 Jr Illinois 29 24 29.8 3.7-8.2 .451 1.7-4.9 .343 1.9-2.5 .778 8.47 0.86 2.93 3.79 2.59 1.03 0.21 1.62 1.55 11.00
2004-2005 Sr Illinois 39 39 33.3 5.5-11.8 .463 3.0-7.3 .410 2.0-2.5 .788 12.60 0.62 3.38 4.00 3.85 1.72 0.23 1.38 1.77 15.95
CAREER 93 71 28.7 4.2-8.9 .469 2.1-5.3 .392 1.8-2.3 .774 9.57 0.77 2.85 3.62 2.87 1.33 0.20 1.54 1.66 12.25

NCAA Season Stats - Totals

Year Class School GP GS Min FGM-A FG% 3PTM-A 3PT% FTM-A FT% FIC OFF DEF Reb Ast Stl Blk PF TO Pts
2001-2002 Fr Illinois No Stats Available
2002-2003 Fr Illinois 25 8 509.0 68-131 .519 28-66 .424 34-46 .739 154 23 48 71 42 27 4 42 40 198
2003-2004 Fr Illinois 29 24 863.0 107-237 .451 49-143 .343 56-72 .778 246 25 85 110 75 30 6 47 45 319
2004-2005 Fr Illinois 39 39 1297.0 214-462 .463 116-283 .410 78-99 .788 491 24 132 156 150 67 9 54 69 622
CAREER 93 71 2669.0 389-830 .469 193-492 .392 168-217 .774 890 72 265 337 267 124 19 143 154 1139

NCAA Season Stats - Misc Stats

Year Class School GP GS Dbl Dbl Tpl Dbl 40 Pts 20 Reb 20 Ast Techs HOB Ast/TO Stl/TO FT/FGA W's L's Win % OWS DWS WS
2001-2002 Fr Illinois No Stats Available
2002-2003 Fr Illinois 25 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 .170 1.05 0.68 0.35 18 7 0.720 1.41 1.21 2.62
2003-2004 Fr Illinois 29 24 1 0 0 0 0 0 .241 1.67 0.67 0.30 23 6 0.793 2.64 1.77 4.41
2004-2005 Fr Illinois 39 39 0 0 0 0 0 1 .333 2.17 0.97 0.21 37 2 0.949 5.65 4.05 9.70
CAREER 93 71 1 0 0 0 0 1 .263 1.73 0.81 0.26 78 15 0.839 9.78 6.32 16.10

NCAA Season Stats - Advanced Stats

Year Class School GP GS TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% TOV% STL% BLK% USG% Total S % PPR PPS ORtg DRtg PER
2001-2002 Fr Illinois No Stats Available
2002-2003 Fr Illinois 25 8 .655 .626 5.92 10.87 8.55 16.10 20.92 3.08 .88 19.22 168.25 -2.32 1.51 112.3 94.6 17.40
2003-2004 Fr Illinois 29 24 .594 .555 3.78 12.51 8.20 16.67 14.35 2.18 .78 19.56 157.19 0.60 1.35 117.7 99.6 17.15
2004-2005 Fr Illinois 39 39 .615 .589 2.27 11.90 7.20 21.80 12.01 3.19 .75 23.43 166.10 2.39 1.35 123.2 93.4 23.12
CAREER 93 71 .615 .585 3.49 12.04 7.90 19.21 14.27 2.82 .79 21.31 163.51 0.90 1.37 119.2 96.9 19.70

NCAA Awards & Honors



D-League


All Luther Head D-League Stats & Splits

D-League Regular Season Stats - Per Game

Season Team GP GS Min FGM-A FG% 3PTM-A 3PT% FTM-A FT% FIC OFF DEF Reb Ast Stl Blk PF TO Pts
2012-2013 * TEX   [+] 11 1 23.5 4.8-10.5 .457 1.3-3.5 .359 1.6-2.1 .783 5.62 0.36 1.82 2.18 0.91 1.45 0.09 1.55 1.64 12.55
CAREER 11 1 23.5 4.8-10.5 .457 1.3-3.5 .359 1.6-2.1 .783 5.62 0.36 1.82 2.18 0.91 1.45 0.09 1.55 1.64 12.55

D-League Regular Season Stats - Totals

Season Team GP GS Min FGM-A FG% 3PTM-A 3PT% FTM-A FT% FIC OFF DEF Reb Ast Stl Blk PF TO Pts
2012-2013 * TEX   [+] 11 1 258.1 53-116 .457 14-39 .359 18-23 .783 62 4 20 24 10 16 1 17 18 138
CAREER 11 1 258.1 53-116 .457 14-39 .359 18-23 .783 62 4 20 24 10 16 1 17 18 138

D-League Regular Season Stats - Misc Stats

Season Team GP GS Dbl Dbl Tpl Dbl 40 Pts 20 Reb 20 Ast Techs HOB Ast/TO Stl/TO FT/FGA W's L's Win % OWS DWS WS
2012-2013 * TEX   [+] 11 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .146 0.56 0.89 0.20 5 6 0.455 0.23 0.33 0.55
CAREER 11 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .146 0.56 0.89 0.20 5 6 0.455 0.23 0.33 0.55

D-League Regular Season Stats - Advanced Stats

Season Team GP GS TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% TOV% STL% BLK% USG% Total S % PPR PPS ORtg DRtg PER
2012-2013 * TEX   [+] 11 1 .547 .517 1.72 8.09 5.00 6.32 12.49 3.09 .28 24.38 159.85 -4.41 1.19 101.8 102.2 15.62
CAREER 11 1 .547 .517 1.72 8.09 5.00 6.32 12.49 3.09 .28 24.38 159.85 -4.41 1.19 101.8 102.2 15.62

D-League TransactionsAll D-League Transactions | Texas Legends Transactions

Jan 6, 2012 - The Austin Toros claimed Luther Head from the player pool.
Jan 8, 2012 - Luther Head early terminated his contract with the Austin Toros.
Nov 1, 2012 - Luther Head returned to the Austin Toros.
Dec 21, 2012 - The Austin Toros deactivated Luther Head.
Jan 22, 2013 - Luther Head was acquired by the Texas Legends from the Austin Toros in a trade.
Jan 22, 2013 - The Austin Toros activated Luther Head.
Feb 9, 2013 - The Texas Legends deactivated Luther Head.
Feb 12, 2013 - The Texas Legends activated Luther Head.
Feb 12, 2013 - The Texas Legends placed Luther Head on waivers.


National Team Events

United States

Other National Team Experience



Recent News


All Luther Head News
Nov 11, 2013 - Luther Head Looking To Sign Overseas, Return To NBA (Shams Charania/RealGM)
Luther Head is receiving interest from teams in Turkey and Ukraine – including Turk Telekom and Melbourne Tigers, a source told RealGM.