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Nick Young  SG  0
(Nicholas Young)
Current Team: Los Angeles Lakers
Date Of Birth: Jun 1, 1985 (28 years old)
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California (United States)
Nationality: United States
Height: 6-7 (201cm)      Weight: 210 (95kg)   
Current Agent: Mark Bartelstein
Current NBA Status: Under Contract (Los Angeles Lakers)
Free Agent: PO-2014; UFA-2015
 


Draft Entry: 2007 NBA Draft
Early Entry Info: 2007 Early Entrant
Pre-Draft Team: USC (Jr)
Draft Rights Trade: N/A
Draft Rights Renounced: N/A
High School: Cleveland High School [Reseda, California (United States)]

NBA

6 Years Of ServiceAll Nick Young 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
2007-2008 WAS 75 2 15.4 2.8-6.4 .439 0.5-1.3 .400 1.3-1.7 .815 2.59 0.31 1.23 1.53 0.84 0.47 0.09 1.73 1.25 7.48
2008-2009 WAS 82 5 22.4 4.1-9.2 .444 0.7-2.0 .341 2.0-2.4 .850 4.45 0.38 1.45 1.83 1.16 0.48 0.24 1.71 1.12 10.88
2009-2010 WAS 74 23 19.2 3.1-7.5 .418 0.9-2.3 .406 1.4-1.8 .800 2.82 0.27 1.11 1.38 0.65 0.39 0.11 1.99 0.76 8.64
2010-2011 WAS 64 40 31.8 6.4-14.6 .441 1.6-4.2 .387 2.9-3.6 .816 6.88 0.41 2.31 2.72 1.17 0.70 0.27 2.25 1.41 17.42
2011-2012 * LAC   [+] 62 35 27.9 5.1-12.6 .404 1.7-4.5 .365 2.3-2.7 .852 4.83 0.50 1.65 2.15 0.90 0.71 0.27 2.27 1.34 14.18
2012-2013 PHL 59 17 23.9 3.8-9.2 .413 1.3-3.6 .357 1.8-2.2 .820 5.41 0.41 1.80 2.20 1.42 0.61 0.24 1.42 0.85 10.64
2013-2014 LAL 63 9 28.2 6.0-13.9 .434 2.1-5.5 .386 3.7-4.5 .826 7.47 0.46 2.08 2.54 1.48 0.73 0.19 2.44 1.51 17.90
CAREER 479 131 23.7 4.4-10.3 .428 1.2-3.2 .377 2.2-2.6 .827 4.80 0.38 1.63 2.01 1.07 0.57 0.20 1.96 1.17 12.20

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
2007-2008 WAS 75 2 1157.7 210-478 .439 40-100 .400 101-124 .815 194 23 92 115 63 35 7 130 94 561
2008-2009 WAS 82 5 1836.5 336-756 .444 56-164 .341 164-193 .850 365 31 119 150 95 39 20 140 92 892
2009-2010 WAS 74 23 1421.3 233-558 .418 69-170 .406 104-130 .800 209 20 82 102 48 29 8 147 56 639
2010-2011 WAS 64 40 2033.7 412-935 .441 105-271 .387 186-228 .816 440 26 148 174 75 45 17 144 90 1115
2011-2012 * LAC   [+] 62 35 1729.2 316-783 .404 103-282 .365 144-169 .852 299 31 102 133 56 44 17 141 83 879
2012-2013 PHL 59 17 1411.4 224-542 .413 75-210 .357 105-128 .820 319 24 106 130 84 36 14 84 50 628
2013-2014 LAL 63 9 1779.7 381-877 .434 133-345 .386 233-282 .826 471 29 131 160 93 46 12 154 95 1128
CAREER 479 131 11369.5 2112-4929 .428 581-1542 .377 1037-1254 .827 2297 184 780 964 514 274 95 940 560 5842

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
2007-2008 WAS 75 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .101 0.67 0.37 0.26 36 39 0.480 -0.14 0.47 0.33
2008-2009 WAS 82 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 .144 1.03 0.42 0.26 19 63 0.232 1.23 -0.02 1.21
2009-2010 WAS 74 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 .103 0.86 0.52 0.23 24 50 0.324 0.87 0.53 1.40
2010-2011 WAS 64 40 0 0 1 0 0 1 .205 0.83 0.50 0.24 14 50 0.219 2.13 0.43 2.56
2011-2012 * LAC   [+] 62 35 0 0 0 0 0 2 .163 0.67 0.53 0.22 22 40 0.355 1.44 0.18 1.62
2012-2013 PHL 59 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 .142 1.68 0.72 0.24 23 36 0.390 1.35 1.01 2.35
2013-2014 LAL 63 9 0 0 2 0 0 8 .199 0.98 0.48 0.32 20 43 0.317 2.43 0.46 2.89
CAREER 479 131 0 0 3 0 0 12 .149 0.92 0.49 0.25 158 321 0.330 9.58 3.11 12.69

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
2007-2008 WAS 75 2 .527 .481 2.26 9.59 5.82 9.67 15.00 1.62 .50 24.85 165.38 -4.63 1.17 98.0 112.7 11.68
2008-2009 WAS 82 5 .530 .481 1.93 7.82 4.80 8.97 9.86 1.12 .89 23.12 163.56 -1.57 1.18 104.8 117.0 13.09
2009-2010 WAS 74 23 .519 .479 1.61 6.73 4.14 5.65 8.34 1.07 .43 21.42 162.34 -1.71 1.15 104.1 113.1 10.70
2010-2011 WAS 64 40 .538 .497 1.40 8.68 4.89 6.57 8.00 1.13 .64 24.47 164.39 -1.93 1.19 106.4 114.1 14.39
2011-2012 * LAC   [+] 62 35 .513 .469 2.00 6.87 4.38 5.58 8.83 1.34 .78 24.49 162.09 -2.63 1.12 102.2 112.1 13.03
2012-2013 PHL 59 17 .525 .482 1.87 8.66 5.18 9.85 7.71 1.35 .78 21.28 159.07 0.43 1.16 105.2 108.5 13.55
2013-2014 LAL 63 9 .563 .510 1.74 7.92 4.81 9.12 8.67 1.27 .49 27.00 164.62 -1.78 1.29 107.1 113.0 16.44
CAREER 479 131 .533 .487 1.81 8.01 4.84 7.84 9.27 1.26 .65 24.01 163.22 -1.91 1.19 104.6 113.2 13.66

NBA TransactionsAll NBA Transactions | Los Angeles Lakers Transactions

Jun 28, 2007 - The Washington Wizards selected Nick Young in Round 1 with Pick 16 in the 2007 NBA Draft.
Jul 3, 2007 - Nick Young signed a multi-year contract with the Washington Wizards.
Oct 27, 2008 - The Washington Wizards exercised their Team Option to extend the contract of Nick Young.
Oct 29, 2009 - The Washington Wizards exercised their Team Option to extend the contract of Nick Young.
Jun 18, 2011 - The Washington Wizards tendered a Qualifying Offer to make Nick Young a Restricted FA.
Jul 1, 2011 - Nick Young, previously with the Washington Wizards, became a free agent.
Dec 19, 2011 - Nick Young signed a contract with the Washington Wizards.
Mar 15, 2012 - Nick Young was acquired by the Los Angeles Clippers from the Washington Wizards in a trade.
Jul 1, 2012 - Nick Young, previously with the Los Angeles Clippers, became a free agent.
Jul 11, 2012 - Nick Young signed a contract with the Philadelphia Sixers.
Jul 1, 2013 - Nick Young, previously with the Philadelphia Sixers, became a free agent.
Jul 11, 2013 - Nick Young signed a multi-year contract with the Los Angeles Lakers.

NBA Playoff ExperienceAll Nick Young 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
2007-2008 WAS 4 0 4.3 0.2-2.2 .111 0.0-0.5 .000 0.8-1.0 .750 0.00 0.25 0.25 0.50 0.25 0.50 0.00 0.25 0.25 1.25
2011-2012 LAC 11 0 18.2 2.6-6.1 .433 1.5-3.0 .515 1.5-1.6 .889 3.30 0.09 1.00 1.09 0.27 0.27 0.36 1.82 0.64 8.27
CAREER 15 0 14.5 2.0-5.1 .395 1.1-2.3 .486 1.3-1.5 .864 2.42 0.13 0.80 0.93 0.27 0.33 0.27 1.40 0.53 6.40

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
2007-2008 WAS 4 0 17.1 1-9 .111 0-2 .000 3-4 .750 0 1 1 2 1 2 0 1 1 5
2011-2012 LAC 11 0 200.3 29-67 .433 17-33 .515 16-18 .889 36 1 11 12 3 3 4 20 7 91
CAREER 15 0 217.4 30-76 .395 17-35 .486 19-22 .864 36 2 12 14 4 5 4 21 8 96

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
2007-2008 WAS 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .016 1.00 2.00 0.44 2 2 0.500 -0.13 0.03 -0.10
2011-2012 LAC 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .084 0.43 0.43 0.27 4 7 0.364 0.42 0.01 0.43
CAREER 15 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .067 0.50 0.62 0.29 6 9 0.400 0.25 0.10 0.35

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
2007-2008 WAS 4 0 .232 .111 6.90 6.90 6.90 9.71 8.50 6.50 .00 32.91 86.11 -1.98 0.56 58.8 102.7 1.40
2011-2012 LAC 11 0 .607 .560 .62 6.73 3.68 2.64 8.54 .81 1.59 19.73 183.69 -2.50 1.36 114.2 111.7 14.44
CAREER 15 0 .560 .507 1.12 6.69 3.91 3.29 8.54 1.25 1.49 20.74 174.41 -2.46 1.26 108.1 111.4 12.02

NBA Summer League ExperienceAll Nick Young NBA Summer League Stats & Splits

NBA Summer League 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
2007-2008 WAS 5 4 27.8 5.2-13.4 .388 0.6-3.2 .188 3.8-5.2 .731 1.75 0.60 1.40 2.00 0.60 0.40 0.80 2.60 3.20 14.80
2008-2009 WAS 5 5 26.6 3.8-10.8 .352 1.2-2.8 .429 2.2-2.8 .786 2.30 0.40 2.20 2.60 1.00 0.40 0.40 3.60 1.60 11.00
2009-2010 WAS 4 4 33.0 7.8-15.5 .500 3.0-7.5 .400 5.2-6.0 .875 9.00 0.00 2.00 2.00 0.75 0.75 0.50 2.25 3.25 23.75
2010-2011 WAS 1 1 27.8 6.0-11.0 .545 4.0-7.0 .571 2.0-2.0 1.000 9.75 0.00 1.00 1.00 0.00 2.00 1.00 2.00 2.00 18.00
CAREER 15 14 28.8 5.5-12.9 .423 1.7-4.5 .373 3.5-4.4 .803 4.40 0.33 1.80 2.13 0.73 0.60 0.60 2.80 2.60 16.13

NBA Summer League 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
2007-2008 WAS 5 4 138.8 26-67 .388 3-16 .188 19-26 .731 9 3 7 10 3 2 4 13 16 74
2008-2009 WAS 5 5 133.0 19-54 .352 6-14 .429 11-14 .786 12 2 11 13 5 2 2 18 8 55
2009-2010 WAS 4 4 131.9 31-62 .500 12-30 .400 21-24 .875 36 0 8 8 3 3 2 9 13 95
2010-2011 WAS 1 1 27.8 6-11 .545 4-7 .571 2-2 1.000 10 0 1 1 0 2 1 2 2 18
CAREER 15 14 431.5 82-194 .423 25-67 .373 53-66 .803 66 5 27 32 11 9 9 42 39 242

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
2007-2008 WAS 5 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .225 0.19 0.12 0.39 2 3 0.400 -0.11 0.27 0.16
2008-2009 WAS 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 .175 0.62 0.25 0.26 2 3 0.400 -0.01 0.12 0.10
2009-2010 WAS 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .298 0.23 0.23 0.39 2 2 0.500 0.57 0.12 0.69
2010-2011 WAS 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .194 0.00 1.00 0.18 1 0 1.000 0.20 0.11 0.31
CAREER 15 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 .226 0.28 0.23 0.34 7 8 0.467 0.73 0.58 1.31

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
2007-2008 WAS 5 4 .472 .410 2.26 6.15 4.06 4.72 16.94 .71 2.47 28.53 130.63 -10.38 1.10 86.5 93.6 12.57
2008-2009 WAS 5 5 .457 .407 1.94 8.23 5.49 7.02 11.74 .76 1.09 22.72 156.61 -3.61 1.02 91.3 102.3 10.62
2009-2010 WAS 4 4 .655 .597 .00 7.14 3.41 4.76 15.19 1.12 1.14 27.55 177.50 -8.30 1.53 114.9 103.4 23.73
2010-2011 WAS 1 1 .758 .727 .00 3.90 2.32 .00 14.41 3.49 3.20 21.10 211.69 -7.28 1.64 141.7 81.2 28.98
CAREER 15 14 .543 .487 1.34 6.98 4.20 5.17 14.88 1.04 1.63 26.04 159.88 -7.47 1.25 100.1 98.6 17.31

NBA Preseason ExperienceAll Nick Young 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 WAS 7 2 22.2 4.3-10.1 .423 1.6-4.4 .355 1.1-1.7 .667 3.50 0.57 1.00 1.57 0.43 0.43 0.29 2.29 0.86 11.29
2011-2012 WAS 1 0 15.8 3.0-10.0 .300 1.0-4.0 .250 1.0-2.0 .500 2.50 1.00 3.00 4.00 1.00 0.00 0.00 3.00 0.00 8.00
2012-2013 PHL 7 0 26.7 4.9-10.1 .479 1.6-3.6 .440 3.7-4.3 .867 8.29 0.29 2.86 3.14 1.43 1.00 0.43 1.57 2.00 15.00
2013-2014 LAL 8 8 24.4 4.9-11.2 .433 1.2-3.8 .333 2.1-2.9 .739 5.36 0.25 1.75 2.00 1.88 0.88 0.00 1.88 1.62 13.12
CAREER 23 10 24.1 4.6-10.5 .438 1.4-3.9 .367 2.3-2.9 .776 5.56 0.39 1.91 2.30 1.26 0.74 0.22 1.96 1.43 12.91

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 WAS 7 2 155.4 30-71 .423 11-31 .355 8-12 .667 24 4 7 11 3 3 2 16 6 79
2011-2012 WAS 1 0 15.8 3-10 .300 1-4 .250 1-2 .500 2 1 3 4 1 0 0 3 0 8
2012-2013 PHL 7 0 186.9 34-71 .479 11-25 .440 26-30 .867 58 2 20 22 10 7 3 11 14 105
2013-2014 LAL 8 8 195.5 39-90 .433 10-30 .333 17-23 .739 43 2 14 16 15 7 0 15 13 105
CAREER 23 10 553.5 106-242 .438 33-90 .367 52-67 .776 128 9 44 53 29 17 5 45 33 297

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 WAS 7 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .128 0.50 0.50 0.17 3 4 0.429 0.17 0.14 0.31
2011-2012 WAS 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .114 0.00 0.00 0.20 0 1 0.000 0.00 0.00 0.01
2012-2013 PHL 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .161 0.71 0.50 0.42 6 1 0.857 0.51 0.27 0.78
2013-2014 LAL 8 8 0 0 0 0 0 2 .202 1.15 0.54 0.26 4 4 0.500 0.19 0.13 0.31
CAREER 23 10 0 0 0 0 0 2 .162 0.88 0.52 0.28 13 10 0.565 0.87 0.53 1.40

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 WAS 7 2 .518 .500 2.80 5.27 3.99 3.38 7.29 .94 .95 22.92 144.40 -2.52 1.11 101.4 102.3 13.65
2011-2012 WAS 1 0 .368 .350 4.76 21.26 11.39 11.79 .00 .00 .00 26.37 105.00 4.04 0.80 91.6 104.3 10.74
2012-2013 PHL 7 0 .624 .556 1.24 11.44 6.54 8.65 14.26 1.90 1.29 23.58 178.55 -3.94 1.48 111.5 97.2 20.81
2013-2014 LAL 8 8 .524 .489 1.11 7.47 4.35 15.48 11.49 1.71 .00 24.69 150.58 -1.47 1.17 96.4 101.1 15.91
CAREER 23 10 .547 .506 1.76 8.67 5.21 9.38 10.84 1.51 .68 23.81 158.08 -2.41 1.23 102.7 100.4 17.06

NBA Training Camp Experience



College

USC (2007)All Nick Young 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
2004-2005 Fr USC 29 24 25.7 4.2-9.6 .441 1.0-3.1 .315 1.6-2.5 .644 5.96 1.69 2.55 4.24 1.31 0.76 0.31 2.55 1.66 11.07
2005-2006 So USC 30 30 33.9 6.4-13.6 .467 0.8-2.3 .333 3.8-4.7 .801 10.25 2.47 4.17 6.63 1.63 1.03 0.23 2.57 2.23 17.27
2006-2007 Jr USC 37 36 33.1 6.4-12.3 .524 1.2-2.7 .440 3.4-4.3 .786 9.06 1.19 3.43 4.62 1.35 0.73 0.27 2.49 2.43 17.43
CAREER 96 90 31.1 5.8-11.9 .483 1.0-2.7 .368 3.0-3.9 .764 8.50 1.74 3.40 5.14 1.43 0.83 0.27 2.53 2.14 15.46

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
2004-2005 Jr USC 29 24 746.0 123-279 .441 28-89 .315 47-73 .644 173 49 74 123 38 22 9 74 48 321
2005-2006 Jr USC 30 30 1017.0 191-409 .467 23-69 .333 113-141 .801 308 74 125 199 49 31 7 77 67 518
2006-2007 Jr USC 37 36 1226.0 238-454 .524 44-100 .440 125-159 .786 335 44 127 171 50 27 10 92 90 645
CAREER 96 90 2989.0 552-1142 .483 95-258 .368 285-373 .764 816 167 326 493 137 80 26 243 205 1484

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
2004-2005 Jr USC 29 24 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200 0.79 0.46 0.26 12 17 0.414 0.99 -0.00 0.98
2005-2006 Jr USC 30 30 4 0 0 0 0 0 .321 0.73 0.46 0.34 17 13 0.567 2.68 1.66 4.35
2006-2007 Jr USC 37 36 0 0 0 0 0 0 .307 0.56 0.30 0.35 25 12 0.676 4.12 2.21 6.33
CAREER 96 90 4 0 0 0 0 0 .276 0.67 0.39 0.33 54 42 0.562 7.88 3.85 11.73

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
2004-2005 Jr USC 29 24 .516 .491 5.14 8.28 6.66 9.68 13.37 1.80 1.24 22.39 139.93 -2.98 1.15 105.0 114.2 16.42
2005-2006 Jr USC 30 30 .550 .495 8.84 15.49 12.10 11.73 12.45 1.65 .69 27.33 160.17 -3.13 1.27 107.7 100.2 19.23
2006-2007 Jr USC 37 36 .616 .573 4.72 11.84 8.53 9.40 14.66 1.21 .83 26.31 175.04 -4.38 1.42 113.0 99.4 19.17
CAREER 96 90 .568 .525 6.05 11.64 8.86 10.12 13.57 1.51 .89 25.48 161.57 -3.61 1.30 109.8 103.6 18.29

NCAA Awards & Honors



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Mar 23, 2014 - Drew Gooden Fined $15K By NBA For Incident With Nick Young (RealGM Staff Report)
Drew Gooden has been fined $15,000 by the NBA.
Mar 18, 2014 - Nick Young Acknowledges Urgency To Return In Possible Lone Season With Lakers (Dave McMenamin/ESPN)
Nick Young hopes to return at some point before the end of the season.
Feb 06, 2014 - Nick Young Sidelined Minimum Of Two Weeks WIth Fracture Of Patella (RealGM Staff Report)
Nick Young has sustained a non-displaced fracture of the patella and a bone bruise.
Jan 16, 2014 - NBA Suspends Nick Young One Game, Fines Alex Len, Marcus Morris For Altercation (RealGM Staff Report)
Nick Young will serve his suspension on Friday.
Nov 23, 2013 - Nick Young's Unique Confidence Sparking Lakers (Dave McMenamin/ESPN)
Nick Young is averaging nearly 17 points in his last five games.