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Marcus Thornton  SG  4
Current Team: Boston Celtics
Date Of Birth: Jun 5, 1987 (27 years old)
Birthplace: Baton Rouge, Louisiana (United States)
Nationality: United States
Height: 6-4 (193cm)      Weight: 205 (93kg)   
Current Agent: Tony Dutt
Current NBA Status: Under Contract (Boston Celtics)
Free Agent: UFA-2015
 


Draft Entry: 2009 NBA Draft
Early Entry Info: N/A
Pre-Draft Team: LSU (Sr)
Draft Rights Trade: MIA to NOP, Jun 25, 2009
Draft Rights Renounced: N/A
High School: Tara High School [Baton Rouge, Louisiana (United States)]

NBA

5 Years Of ServiceAll Marcus Thornton NBA Stats & Splits

NBA Regular Season Stats - Per Game

Season Team GP GS Min FGM FGA FG% 3FGM 3FGA 3PT% FTM FTA FT% FIC OFF DEF Reb Ast Stl Blk PF TO Pts
2009-2010 NOP 73 17 25.6 5.5 12.1 .451 1.6 4.3 .374 2.0 2.4 .814 7.49 0.99 1.90 2.89 1.55 0.79 0.15 1.74 1.04 14.48
2010-2011 * All Teams 73 23 24.3 4.8 11.1 .434 1.2 3.3 .367 2.0 2.5 .788 7.23 0.84 2.70 3.53 1.85 0.88 0.12 1.51 1.27 12.78
2010-2011 * NOP 46 0 16.2 3.0 7.3 .410 0.8 2.0 .376 1.1 1.4 .758 4.18 0.54 2.30 2.85 0.93 0.41 0.09 1.09 0.80 7.80
2010-2011 * SAC 27 23 38.2 7.9 17.5 .450 2.0 5.4 .361 3.5 4.4 .805 12.42 1.33 3.37 4.70 3.41 1.67 0.19 2.22 2.07 21.26
2011-2012 SAC 51 51 34.9 6.9 15.7 .438 2.1 6.1 .345 2.8 3.2 .865 9.63 1.65 2.04 3.69 1.92 1.37 0.24 2.18 1.65 18.67
2012-2013 SAC 72 8 24.0 4.6 10.8 .429 2.0 5.3 .372 1.5 1.8 .881 6.56 0.69 1.82 2.51 1.26 0.85 0.06 1.46 0.94 12.72
2013-2014 * All Teams 72 27 24.2 3.5 8.9 .394 1.5 4.4 .345 1.2 1.6 .804 5.12 0.79 1.96 2.75 1.07 0.81 0.15 1.53 0.93 9.76
2013-2014 * SAC 46 26 24.4 3.1 8.1 .381 1.2 3.9 .318 0.9 1.1 .808 4.29 0.85 1.85 2.70 1.02 0.67 0.17 1.61 0.83 8.33
2013-2014 * BRK 26 1 23.8 4.2 10.2 .414 2.0 5.3 .380 1.8 2.3 .800 6.58 0.69 2.15 2.85 1.15 1.04 0.12 1.38 1.12 12.31
CAREER 341 126 26.1 4.9 11.5 .431 1.6 4.6 .361 1.9 2.2 .828 7.06 0.95 2.09 3.04 1.51 0.91 0.14 1.65 1.14 13.38

NBA Regular Season Stats - Totals

Season Team GP GS Min FGM FGA FG% 3FGM 3FGA 3PT% FTM FTA FT% FIC OFF DEF Reb Ast Stl Blk PF TO Pts
2009-2010 NOP 73 17 1871.6 398 883 .451 117 313 .374 144 177 .814 547 72 139 211 113 58 11 127 76 1057
2010-2011 * All Teams 73 23 1775.8 350 807 .434 88 240 .367 145 184 .788 528 61 197 258 135 64 9 110 93 933
2010-2011 * NOP 46 0 745 137 334 .410 35 93 .376 50 66 .758 192 25 106 131 43 19 4 50 37 359
2010-2011 * SAC 27 23 1030 213 473 .450 53 147 .361 95 118 .805 335 36 91 127 92 45 5 60 56 574
2011-2012 SAC 51 51 1779.7 352 803 .438 107 310 .345 141 163 .865 491 84 104 188 98 70 12 111 84 952
2012-2013 SAC 72 8 1726.4 332 774 .429 141 379 .372 111 126 .881 472 50 131 181 91 61 4 105 68 916
2013-2014 * All Teams 72 27 1740.7 252 639 .394 109 316 .345 90 112 .804 368 57 141 198 77 58 11 110 67 703
2013-2014 * SAC 46 26 1121 142 373 .381 57 179 .318 42 52 .808 198 39 85 124 47 31 8 74 38 383
2013-2014 * BRK 26 1 620 110 266 .414 52 137 .380 48 60 .800 171 18 56 74 30 27 3 36 29 320
CAREER 341 126 8894.1 1684 3906 .431 562 1558 .361 631 762 .828 2406 324 712 1036 514 311 47 563 388 4561

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
2009-2010 NOP 73 17 0 0 0 0 0 1 .181 1.49 0.76 0.20 33 40 0.452 3.14 0.98 4.12
2010-2011 * All Teams 73 23 2 0 1 0 0 0 .180 1.45 0.69 0.23 37 36 0.507 1.94 1.90 3.84
2010-2011 * NOP 46 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .110 1.16 0.51 0.20 27 19 0.587 0.09 1.02 1.10
2010-2011 * SAC 27 23 1 0 1 0 0 1 .286 1.64 0.80 0.25 10 17 0.370 1.90 0.61 2.51
2011-2012 SAC 51 51 1 0 0 0 0 3 .232 1.17 0.83 0.20 19 32 0.373 3.81 0.16 3.96
2012-2013 SAC 72 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 .154 1.34 0.90 0.16 26 46 0.361 3.04 0.34 3.38
2013-2014 * All Teams 72 27 0 0 1 0 0 0 .124 1.15 0.87 0.18 33 39 0.458 1.16 0.93 2.09
2013-2014 * SAC 46 26 0 0 1 0 0 0 .110 1.24 0.82 0.14 16 30 0.348 0.41 0.47 0.88
2013-2014 * BRK 26 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .149 1.03 0.93 0.23 17 9 0.654 0.69 0.46 1.16
CAREER 341 126 3 0 2 0 0 4 .171 1.32 0.80 0.20 148 193 0.434 13.01 4.47 17.48

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
2009-2010 NOP 73 17 .550 .517 4.41 8.88 6.60 10.26 7.33 1.60 .45 25.23 163.81 -0.04 1.20 110.8 111.8 17.58
2010-2011 * All Teams 73 23 .525 .488 4.01 13.06 8.52 13.45 9.48 1.88 .40 25.17 158.84 -0.17 1.16 106.3 107.0 16.87
2010-2011 * NOP 46 0 .494 .463 4.00 17.09 10.52 10.53 9.25 1.37 .44 25.51 154.41 -1.16 1.07 99.5 104.5 14.28
2010-2011 * SAC 27 23 .547 .506 3.94 10.05 6.98 14.70 9.64 2.15 .34 24.00 161.59 0.49 1.21 112.1 110.9 18.09
2011-2012 SAC 51 51 .544 .505 4.91 6.77 5.79 9.34 8.76 1.99 .49 23.19 164.85 -1.01 1.19 112.0 112.3 17.41
2012-2013 SAC 72 8 .552 .520 3.28 9.01 6.08 8.86 7.58 1.81 .18 23.12 168.19 -0.42 1.18 110.8 112.7 16.38
2013-2014 * All Teams 72 27 .511 .480 3.76 9.49 6.60 7.17 8.87 1.72 .52 19.65 154.29 -0.91 1.10 104.0 110.8 12.08
2013-2014 * SAC 46 26 .484 .457 3.88 8.68 6.24 6.52 8.76 1.41 .57 17.13 150.68 -0.60 1.03 101.8 111.7 9.77
2013-2014 * BRK 26 1 .547 .511 3.54 11.07 7.29 8.49 9.02 2.30 .42 24.50 159.31 -1.50 1.20 106.1 109.0 16.29
CAREER 341 126 .538 .503 4.12 9.44 6.73 9.79 8.38 1.80 .41 23.36 161.99 -0.51 1.17 108.9 110.8 16.11

NBA TransactionsAll NBA Transactions | Boston Celtics Transactions

Jun 25, 2009 - The Miami Heat selected Marcus Thornton in Round 2 with Pick 13 in the 2009 NBA Draft.
Jun 25, 2009 - The New Orleans Hornets acquired the Draft Rights to Marcus Thornton from the Miami Heat in a trade.
Jul 7, 2009 - Marcus Thornton signed a multi-year contract with the New Orleans Hornets.
Feb 23, 2011 - Marcus Thornton was acquired by the Sacramento Kings from the New Orleans Hornets in a trade.
Jun 30, 2011 - The Sacramento Kings tendered a Qualifying Offer to make Marcus Thornton a Restricted FA.
Jul 1, 2011 - Marcus Thornton, previously with the Sacramento Kings, became a free agent.
Dec 9, 2011 - Marcus Thornton signed a multi-year contract with the Sacramento Kings.
Feb 19, 2014 - Marcus Thornton was acquired by the Brooklyn Nets from the Sacramento Kings in a trade.
Jul 10, 2014 - Marcus Thornton was acquired by the Boston Celtics from the Brooklyn Nets in a trade.

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NBA Playoff ExperienceAll Marcus Thornton NBA Playoff Stats & Splits

NBA Playoff Stats - Per Game

Season Team GP GS Min FGM FGA FG% 3FGM 3FGA 3PT% FTM FTA FT% FIC OFF DEF Reb Ast Stl Blk PF TO Pts
2013-2014 BRK 10 0 12.4 2.1 5.4 .389 0.5 2.1 .238 1.2 1.8 .667 2.77 0.70 1.20 1.90 0.10 0.20 0.10 0.40 0.20 5.90
CAREER 10 0 12.4 2.1 5.4 .389 0.5 2.1 .238 1.2 1.8 .667 2.77 0.70 1.20 1.90 0.10 0.20 0.10 0.40 0.20 5.90

NBA Playoff Stats - Totals

Season Team GP GS Min FGM FGA FG% 3FGM 3FGA 3PT% FTM FTA FT% FIC OFF DEF Reb Ast Stl Blk PF TO Pts
2013-2014 BRK 10 0 124.4 21 54 .389 5 21 .238 12 18 .667 28 7 12 19 1 2 1 4 2 59
CAREER 10 0 124.4 21 54 .389 5 21 .238 12 18 .667 28 7 12 19 1 2 1 4 2 59

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
2013-2014 BRK 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .062 0.50 1.00 0.33 5 5 0.500 0.07 0.03 0.10
CAREER 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .062 0.50 1.00 0.33 5 5 0.500 0.07 0.03 0.10

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
2013-2014 BRK 10 0 .476 .435 6.86 12.90 9.74 1.41 3.13 .89 .77 25.16 129.37 -1.13 1.09 103.6 114.9 14.75
CAREER 10 0 .476 .435 6.86 12.90 9.74 1.41 3.13 .89 .77 25.16 129.37 -1.13 1.09 103.6 114.9 14.78

NBA Summer League ExperienceAll Marcus Thornton NBA Summer League Stats & Splits

NBA Summer League Stats - Per Game

Season Team GP GS Min FGM FGA FG% 3FGM 3FGA 3PT% FTM FTA FT% FIC OFF DEF Reb Ast Stl Blk PF TO Pts
2009-2010 NOP No Stats Available
2010-2011 NOP No Stats Available
CAREER No Stats Available

NBA Summer League Stats - Totals

Season Team GP GS Min FGM FGA FG% 3FGM 3FGA 3PT% FTM FTA FT% FIC OFF DEF Reb Ast Stl Blk PF TO Pts
2009-2010 NOP No Stats Available
2010-2011 NOP No Stats Available
CAREER No Stats Available

NBA Summer League 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
2009-2010 NOP No Stats Available
2010-2011 NOP No Stats Available
CAREER No Stats Available

NBA Summer League Stats - Advanced Stats

Season Team GP GS TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% TOV% STL% BLK% USG% Total S % PPR PPS ORtg DRtg PER
2009-2010 NOP No Stats Available
2010-2011 NOP No Stats Available
CAREER No Stats Available

NBA Preseason ExperienceAll Marcus Thornton NBA Preseason Stats & Splits

NBA Preseason Stats - Per Game

Season Team GP GS Min FGM FGA FG% 3FGM 3FGA 3PT% FTM FTA FT% FIC OFF DEF Reb Ast Stl Blk PF TO Pts
2010-2011 NOP 7 0 19.0 1.6 8.4 .186 0.1 1.1 .125 1.3 2.1 .600 -0.70 0.14 2.29 2.43 1.00 1.00 0.00 1.14 1.43 4.57
2011-2012 SAC 2 2 36.8 6.5 14.5 .448 3.5 5.5 .636 4.5 5.5 .818 15.19 1.50 3.50 5.00 3.00 2.00 0.00 2.00 1.00 21.00
2012-2013 SAC 7 3 25.8 4.7 10.4 .452 1.4 4.3 .333 3.0 3.4 .875 8.79 0.71 2.43 3.14 1.14 1.71 0.29 1.57 0.86 13.86
2013-2014 SAC 5 4 21.9 3.6 7.8 .462 1.0 3.2 .312 1.6 1.8 .889 5.22 0.40 2.60 3.00 0.40 1.00 0.00 1.60 1.00 9.80
2014-2015 BOS 8 0 18.6 4.6 10.9 .425 1.9 5.1 .366 1.6 2.0 .812 5.19 0.25 1.88 2.12 0.62 1.25 0.12 2.12 1.25 12.75
CAREER 29 9 22.2 3.9 9.9 .390 1.3 3.7 .358 2.1 2.6 .800 5.33 0.45 2.34 2.79 0.97 1.31 0.10 1.66 1.14 11.10

NBA Preseason Stats - Totals

Season Team GP GS Min FGM FGA FG% 3FGM 3FGA 3PT% FTM FTA FT% FIC OFF DEF Reb Ast Stl Blk PF TO Pts
2010-2011 NOP 7 0 132.7 11 59 .186 1 8 .125 9 15 .600 -5 1 16 17 7 7 0 8 10 32
2011-2012 SAC 2 2 73.5 13 29 .448 7 11 .636 9 11 .818 30 3 7 10 6 4 0 4 2 42
2012-2013 SAC 7 3 180.9 33 73 .452 10 30 .333 21 24 .875 62 5 17 22 8 12 2 11 6 97
2013-2014 SAC 5 4 109.3 18 39 .462 5 16 .312 8 9 .889 26 2 13 15 2 5 0 8 5 49
2014-2015 BOS 8 0 148.8 37 87 .425 15 41 .366 13 16 .812 42 2 15 17 5 10 1 17 10 102
CAREER 29 9 645.1 112 287 .390 38 106 .358 60 75 .800 155 13 68 81 28 38 3 48 33 322

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 NOP 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .083 0.70 0.70 0.25 1 6 0.143 -0.88 0.17 -0.71
2011-2012 SAC 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .306 3.00 2.00 0.38 1 1 0.500 0.26 0.12 0.38
2012-2013 SAC 7 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .165 1.33 2.00 0.33 5 2 0.714 0.50 0.32 0.82
2013-2014 SAC 5 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .112 0.40 1.00 0.23 3 2 0.600 0.10 0.21 0.31
2014-2015 BOS 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .151 0.50 1.00 0.18 5 3 0.625 0.14 0.32 0.46
CAREER 29 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 .142 0.85 1.15 0.26 15 14 0.517 0.65 0.76 1.41

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 NOP 7 0 .244 .195 .81 15.65 7.53 9.32 13.23 2.74 .00 25.20 91.14 -3.98 0.54 52.5 105.1 -3.17
2011-2012 SAC 2 2 .621 .569 4.90 10.39 7.77 17.40 5.58 2.62 .00 21.82 190.28 2.50 1.45 124.0 100.3 21.30
2012-2013 SAC 7 3 .580 .521 2.99 10.71 6.74 7.96 6.70 3.37 .94 21.49 166.04 -0.36 1.33 120.0 99.9 20.25
2013-2014 SAC 5 4 .570 .526 1.95 13.28 7.49 3.15 10.43 2.24 .00 18.85 166.29 -3.23 1.26 106.6 99.2 13.05
2014-2015 BOS 8 0 .542 .511 1.46 11.47 6.35 6.96 9.61 3.25 .56 29.95 160.36 -4.36 1.17 98.3 92.4 19.41
CAREER 29 9 .503 .456 2.19 12.28 7.06 8.10 9.35 2.94 .39 23.78 154.87 -2.21 1.12 99.0 98.9 17.21

NBA Training Camp Experience



College

LSU (2009)All Marcus Thornton NCAA Stats & Splits

NCAA Season Stats - Per Game

Year Class School GP GS Min FGM FGA FG% 3FGM 3FGA 3PT% FTM FTA FT% FIC OFF DEF Reb Ast Stl Blk PF TO Pts
2005-2006 Fr Kilgore No Stats Available
2006-2007 So Kilgore No Stats Available
2007-2008 Jr LSU 31 30 33.6 6.8 15.7 .436 2.9 7.7 .377 3.0 3.7 .817 11.05 2.03 3.58 5.61 1.35 1.39 0.32 2.00 2.19 19.61
2008-2009 Sr LSU 35 34 32.0 7.3 15.5 .472 2.2 5.7 .388 4.3 5.7 .745 13.24 2.03 3.46 5.49 2.14 1.60 0.37 2.06 1.83 21.11
CAREER 66 64 32.8 7.1 15.6 .455 2.5 6.7 .382 3.7 4.8 .771 12.21 2.03 3.52 5.55 1.77 1.50 0.35 2.03 2.00 20.41

NCAA Season Stats - Totals

Year Class School GP GS Min FGM FGA FG% 3FGM 3FGA 3PT% FTM FTA FT% FIC OFF DEF Reb Ast Stl Blk PF TO Pts
2005-2006 Fr Kilgore No Stats Available
2006-2007 So Kilgore No Stats Available
2007-2008 Jr LSU 31 30 1043.0 212 486 .436 90 239 .377 94 115 .817 343 63 111 174 42 43 10 62 68 608
2008-2009 Sr LSU 35 34 1120.0 256 542 .472 78 201 .388 149 200 .745 463 71 121 192 75 56 13 72 64 739
CAREER 66 64 2163.0 468 1028 .455 168 440 .382 243 315 .771 806 134 232 366 117 99 23 134 132 1347

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
2005-2006 Fr Kilgore No Stats Available
2006-2007 So Kilgore No Stats Available
2007-2008 Jr LSU 31 30 4 0 0 0 0 0 .329 0.62 0.63 0.24 13 18 0.419 4.25 1.81 6.06
2008-2009 Sr LSU 35 34 2 0 0 0 0 0 .353 1.17 0.88 0.37 27 8 0.771 7.07 2.49 9.56
CAREER 66 64 6 0 0 0 0 0 .342 0.89 0.75 0.31 40 26 0.606 11.31 4.37 15.68

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
2005-2006 Fr Kilgore No Stats Available
2006-2007 So Kilgore No Stats Available
2007-2008 Jr LSU 31 30 .567 .529 7.45 12.30 9.95 9.66 11.25 2.47 .96 29.39 163.02 -3.78 1.25 113.5 99.5 22.49
2008-2009 Sr LSU 35 34 .587 .544 7.69 12.75 10.26 15.36 9.22 2.97 1.20 30.77 160.54 -1.22 1.36 122.5 96.0 27.83
CAREER 66 64 .577 .537 7.66 12.67 10.22 12.66 10.16 2.72 1.09 30.11 160.85 -2.44 1.31 118.3 97.5 24.73

NCAA Awards & Honors



Recent News


All Marcus Thornton News
Jul 09, 2014 - Cavs, Nets, Celtics Agree Upon Three-Team Trade (Marc Stein/ESPN)
The trade allows the Cavaliers to create approximately $24 million in cap space, with LeBron James' max contract being worth $20.7 million.
Jul 06, 2014 - In Pursuit Of Max Contract Slot For LeBron, Cavs Searching For 3rd Team To Take Thornton (Adrian Wojnarowski/Yahoo! Sports)
The Cavaliers are attempting to find a team willing to take Marcus Thornton in a three-team trade in order to create a max contract slot for LeBron James by unloading Jarrett Jack.
Jun 21, 2014 - Nets, Cavaliers In Talks To Swap Marcus Thornton For Jarrett Jack (Marc Stein/ESPN)
The Nets have targeted Jarrett Jack to improve their depth at point guard.