James Posey F  #41

Born: Jan 13, 1977 (42 years old)

Birthplace: Cleveland, Ohio (United States)

Nationality: United States

Height: 6-8 (203cm)     Weight: 217 (98kg)

Current Team: Cleveland Cavaliers

Job Title: Assistant Coach

Current NBA Status: Unrestricted Free Agent

Draft Entry: 1999 NBA Draft

Drafted: Round 1, Pick 18, Denver Nuggets

Pre-Draft Team: Xavier (Sr)

High School: Chamberlin High School [Twinsburg, Ohio]

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NBA

12 Years Of Service

NBA Regular Season Stats - Per Game

Season Team GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
1999-00 DEN 81 77 25.3 2.84 6.62 .429 1.01 2.72 .373 1.48 1.85 .800 1.05 2.86 3.91 1.80 1.21 0.41 2.56 1.17 8.17
2000-01 DEN 82 82 27.5 2.96 7.20 .412 0.79 2.65 .300 1.40 1.72 .816 1.52 3.73 5.26 1.99 1.13 0.49 2.76 1.24 8.12
2001-02 DEN 73 63 30.7 3.79 10.08 .376 0.92 3.25 .283 2.21 2.78 .793 1.49 4.38 5.88 2.47 1.56 0.53 3.08 1.74 10.71
2002-03 * All Teams 83 71 30.3 3.72 9.06 .411 0.84 2.76 .306 2.47 2.96 .833 1.08 4.05 5.13 2.22 1.28 0.18 2.37 1.73 10.76
2002-03 * HOU 58 47 28.4 3.24 7.38 .439 0.79 2.43 .326 2.05 2.48 .826 0.90 3.95 4.84 1.83 1.33 0.16 2.31 1.34 9.33
2002-03 * DEN 25 24 34.9 4.84 12.96 .373 0.96 3.52 .273 3.44 4.08 .843 1.52 4.28 5.80 3.12 1.16 0.24 2.52 2.64 14.08
2003-04 MEM 82 82 29.9 4.49 9.39 .478 1.37 3.54 .386 3.39 4.09 .830 1.12 3.79 4.91 1.49 1.67 0.49 3.02 1.37 13.73
2004-05 MEM 50 18 27.6 2.54 7.12 .357 1.10 3.56 .309 1.92 2.22 .865 0.90 3.48 4.38 1.76 0.96 0.46 2.68 1.38 8.10
2005-06 MIA 67 63 28.6 2.37 5.90 .403 1.75 4.33 .403 0.72 0.91 .787 0.49 4.27 4.76 1.33 0.81 0.30 2.93 0.87 7.21
2006-07 MIA 71 19 27.0 2.62 6.08 .431 1.37 3.65 .375 1.14 1.38 .827 0.93 4.10 5.03 1.32 1.00 0.32 2.72 0.77 7.75
2007-08 BOS 74 3 24.6 2.34 5.59 .418 1.43 3.77 .380 1.26 1.55 .809 0.41 3.95 4.35 1.54 0.97 0.26 2.46 0.88 7.36
2008-09 NOP 75 0 28.5 2.88 6.99 .412 1.55 4.19 .369 1.60 1.95 .822 0.51 4.32 4.83 1.09 0.77 0.28 2.88 1.05 8.91
2009-10 NOP 77 2 22.5 1.64 4.48 .365 1.05 3.14 .335 0.86 1.04 .825 0.42 3.86 4.27 1.52 0.55 0.25 2.65 0.66 5.18
2010-11 IND 49 0 17.1 1.65 4.92 .336 1.37 4.33 .316 0.22 0.31 .733 0.20 2.80 3.00 0.69 0.49 0.12 2.10 0.49 4.90
CAREER   864 480 26.9 2.89 7.05 .410 1.20 3.43 .349 1.61 1.97 .820 0.87 3.83 4.70 1.64 1.06 0.34 2.70 1.14 8.59

NBA Regular Season Stats - Totals

Season Team GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
1999-00 DEN 81 77 2052 230 536 .429 82 220 .373 120 150 .800 85 232 317 146 98 33 207 95 662
2000-01 DEN 82 82 2255 243 590 .412 65 217 .300 115 141 .816 125 306 431 163 93 40 226 102 666
2001-02 DEN 73 63 2238 277 736 .376 67 237 .283 161 203 .793 109 320 429 180 114 39 225 127 782
2002-03 * All Teams 83 71 2518 309 752 .411 70 229 .306 205 246 .833 90 336 426 184 106 15 197 144 893
2002-03 * HOU 58 47 1646 188 428 .439 46 141 .326 119 144 .826 52 229 281 106 77 9 134 78 541
2002-03 * DEN 25 24 872 121 324 .373 24 88 .273 86 102 .843 38 107 145 78 29 6 63 66 352
2003-04 MEM 82 82 2452 368 770 .478 112 290 .386 278 335 .830 92 311 403 122 137 40 248 112 1126
2004-05 MEM 50 18 1382 127 356 .357 55 178 .309 96 111 .865 45 174 219 88 48 23 134 69 405
2005-06 MIA 67 63 1913.6 159 395 .403 117 290 .403 48 61 .787 33 286 319 89 54 20 196 58 483
2006-07 MIA 71 19 1918.9 186 432 .431 97 259 .375 81 98 .827 66 291 357 94 71 23 193 55 550
2007-08 BOS 74 3 1821.5 173 414 .418 106 279 .380 93 115 .809 30 292 322 114 72 19 182 65 545
2008-09 NOP 75 0 2140.1 216 524 .412 116 314 .369 120 146 .822 38 324 362 82 58 21 216 79 668
2009-10 NOP 77 2 1731.5 126 345 .365 81 242 .335 66 80 .825 32 297 329 117 42 19 204 51 399
2010-11 IND 49 0 839.1 81 241 .336 67 212 .316 11 15 .733 10 137 147 34 24 6 103 24 240
CAREER   864 480 23261.7 2495 6091 .410 1035 2967 .349 1394 1701 .820 755 3306 4061 1413 917 298 2331 981 7419

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
1999-00 DEN 81 77 0 0 0 0 0 0 .125 1.54 1.03 0.28 34 47 .420 2.48 1.74 4.22
2000-01 DEN 82 82 8 0 0 0 0 0 .136 1.60 0.91 0.24 40 42 .488 2.07 1.67 3.74
2001-02 DEN 73 63 7 0 0 0 0 0 .174 1.42 0.90 0.28 24 49 .329 0.59 2.11 2.70
2002-03 * All Teams 83 71 8 1 0 0 0 0 .176 1.28 0.74 0.33 35 48 .422 2.40 3.03 5.43
2002-03 * HOU 58 47 4 0 0 0 0 0 .146 1.36 0.99 0.34 29 29 .500 2.31 1.77 4.08
2002-03 * DEN 25 24 4 1 0 0 0 0 .253 1.18 0.44 0.31 6 19 .240 0.08 1.35 1.42
2003-04 MEM 82 82 5 0 0 0 0 8 .165 1.09 1.22 0.44 50 32 .610 6.70 3.13 9.83
2004-05 MEM 50 18 1 0 0 0 0 0 .127 1.28 0.70 0.31 28 22 .560 0.31 1.84 2.14
2005-06 MIA 67 63 1 0 0 0 0 0 .100 1.53 0.93 0.15 44 23 .657 1.70 2.21 3.91
2006-07 MIA 71 19 1 0 0 0 0 3 .110 1.71 1.29 0.23 40 31 .563 2.64 2.64 5.28
2007-08 BOS 74 3 1 0 0 0 0 2 .107 1.75 1.11 0.28 60 14 .811 2.22 3.93 6.15
2008-09 NOP 75 0 3 0 0 0 0 13 .113 1.04 0.73 0.28 45 30 .600 1.67 2.58 4.25
2009-10 NOP 77 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .082 2.29 0.82 0.23 35 42 .455 1.04 1.32 2.36
2010-11 IND 49 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .066 1.42 1.00 0.06 19 30 .388 -0.18 1.16 0.98
CAREER   864 480 35 1 0 0 0 29 .126 1.44 0.93 0.28 454 410 .525 22.63 28.14 50.77

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
1999-00 DEN 81 77 .550 .506 4.47 12.47 8.43 10.88 13.63 2.42 1.10 14.81 160.18 0.11 1.24 108.9 105.5 12.98
2000-01 DEN 82 82 .511 .467 5.95 14.93 10.38 11.20 13.53 2.13 1.22 14.88 152.70 0.29 1.13 104.5 105.3 12.58
2001-02 DEN 73 63 .474 .422 5.30 17.20 10.96 12.94 13.34 2.71 1.29 19.07 145.22 -0.31 1.06 98.4 105.3 13.02
2002-03 * All Teams 83 71 .519 .457 4.15 15.67 9.87 12.72 14.34 2.26 0.44 18.16 154.99 -0.86 1.19 103.8 102.3 13.68
2002-03 * HOU 58 47 .551 .493 3.76 15.75 9.90 10.73 13.70 2.53 0.39 15.99 159.19 -0.46 1.26 109.5 103.3 14.19
2002-03 * DEN 25 24 .477 .410 4.79 15.83 9.87 17.33 15.18 1.76 0.56 21.99 148.93 -1.61 1.09 96.0 99.5 12.59
2003-04 MEM 82 82 .614 .551 4.20 14.49 9.29 8.36 10.88 2.94 1.19 18.93 169.40 -1.23 1.46 119.2 101.2 18.82
2004-05 MEM 50 18 .500 .434 3.91 15.22 9.55 10.40 14.56 1.90 1.32 16.20 153.06 -0.77 1.14 99.9 103.7 10.51
2005-06 MIA 67 63 .572 .551 2.10 16.76 9.72 6.78 12.09 1.48 0.79 11.59 159.29 0.07 1.22 111.4 105.7 9.76
2006-07 MIA 71 19 .579 .543 4.14 17.54 10.97 7.62 10.38 1.96 0.96 13.08 163.16 0.41 1.27 115.7 103.6 12.53
2007-08 BOS 74 3 .587 .546 2.09 17.90 10.50 9.52 12.27 2.09 0.86 13.56 160.65 0.62 1.32 114.3 98.2 12.05
2008-09 NOP 75 0 .568 .523 2.16 18.18 10.22 6.08 11.84 1.48 0.82 15.05 160.36 -1.19 1.27 108.7 106.8 10.82
2009-10 NOP 77 2 .525 .483 2.14 20.55 11.19 9.30 11.83 1.26 0.84 11.40 152.49 1.56 1.16 107.7 109.8 8.69
2010-11 IND 49 0 .485 .475 1.31 17.84 9.59 6.35 8.84 1.45 0.53 14.42 138.55 -0.15 1.00 96.1 104.4 7.46
CAREER   864 480 .542 .495 3.73 16.33 10.04 9.50 12.54 2.07 0.96 15.36 157.80 -0.17 1.22 107.8 104.3 12.40

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NBA Transactions

Jun 30, 1999 - The Denver Nuggets selected James Posey in Round 1 with Pick 18 in the 1999 NBA Draft.
Jul 19, 1999 - James Posey signed a multi-year contract with the Denver Nuggets.
Oct 8, 2001 - The Denver Nuggets exercised their Team Option to extend the contract of James Posey.
Dec 18, 2002 - James Posey was acquired by the Houston Rockets from the Denver Nuggets in exchange for Kenny Thomas and a 2004 2nd round pick (HOU own).
Jun 30, 2003 - The Houston Rockets tendered a Qualifying Offer to make James Posey a Restricted FA.
Jul 1, 2003 - James Posey, previously with the Houston Rockets, became a free agent.
Jul 23, 2003 - James Posey signed a multi-year offer sheet with the Memphis Grizzlies. Since he is a restricted free agent, the Houston Rockets can match.
Aug 9, 2003 - James Posey signed a multi-year contract with the Memphis Grizzlies.
Aug 2, 2005 - James Posey was acquired by the Miami Heat, along with Andre Emmett, Antoine Walker, Jason Williams and the draft rights to Roberto Duenas, from the Memphis Grizzlies in exchange for Rasual Butler, Eddie Jones, Qyntel Woods, the draft rights to Albert Miralles, a 2006 2nd round pick (MIA own) and a 2008 2nd round pick (MIA own).
Jun 30, 2006 - James Posey exercised a Player Option to extend his contract.
Jul 1, 2007 - James Posey, previously with the Miami Heat, became a free agent.
Aug 27, 2007 - James Posey signed a multi-year contract with the Boston Celtics.
Jul 1, 2008 - James Posey, previously with the Boston Celtics, became a free agent.
Jul 23, 2008 - James Posey signed a multi-year contract with the New Orleans Hornets.
Aug 11, 2010 - James Posey was acquired by the Indiana Pacers, along with Darren Collison and a TPE, from the New Orleans Pelicans in exchange for Troy Murphy.
Dec 12, 2011 - The Indiana Pacers utilized the amnesty provision on the contract of James Posey.
Dec 14, 2011 - James Posey, previously with the Indiana Pacers, became a free agent.

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NBA Awards & Honors

All-Rookie Second Team - 2000

* Since the 1946-1947 season

NBA Playoff Stats - Per Game

Season Team GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
2003-04 MEM 4 4 32.5 3.75 9.25 .405 0.25 1.50 .167 4.75 5.25 .905 2.00 3.50 5.50 1.00 2.25 0.50 3.25 1.50 12.50
2004-05 MEM 4 0 25.0 2.75 6.25 .440 1.75 3.75 .467 2.50 3.25 .769 0.25 3.00 3.25 1.00 0.50 0.25 3.50 1.25 9.75
2005-06 MIA 22 1 27.6 2.23 5.18 .430 1.59 3.77 .422 1.23 1.68 .730 0.68 5.00 5.68 0.91 0.77 0.09 3.18 0.50 7.27
2006-07 MIA 4 1 34.6 2.50 6.50 .385 1.50 4.75 .316 1.25 1.25 1.000 0.25 7.50 7.75 1.50 2.00 1.25 4.50 1.25 7.75
2007-08 BOS 26 0 22.1 2.00 4.58 .437 1.35 3.38 .398 1.35 1.54 .875 0.46 3.12 3.58 1.08 1.00 0.31 2.35 0.54 6.69
2008-09 NOP 5 0 24.5 3.00 8.00 .375 1.00 3.80 .263 4.40 5.20 .846 1.00 5.20 6.20 0.60 0.60 0.00 2.40 2.00 11.40
CAREER   65 6 25.7 2.34 5.55 .421 1.37 3.54 .387 1.82 2.18 .831 0.65 4.20 4.85 1.00 1.00 0.28 2.89 0.78 7.86

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NBA Playoff Stats - Totals

Season Team GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
2003-04 MEM 4 4 130 15 37 .405 1 6 .167 19 21 .905 8 14 22 4 9 2 13 6 50
2004-05 MEM 4 0 100 11 25 .440 7 15 .467 10 13 .769 1 12 13 4 2 1 14 5 39
2005-06 MIA 22 1 606.5 49 114 .430 35 83 .422 27 37 .730 15 110 125 20 17 2 70 11 160
2006-07 MIA 4 1 138.5 10 26 .385 6 19 .316 5 5 1.000 1 30 31 6 8 5 18 5 31
2007-08 BOS 26 0 573.3 52 119 .437 35 88 .398 35 40 .875 12 81 93 28 26 8 61 14 174
2008-09 NOP 5 0 122.6 15 40 .375 5 19 .263 22 26 .846 5 26 31 3 3 0 12 10 57
CAREER   65 6 1670.9 152 361 .421 89 230 .387 118 142 .831 42 273 315 65 65 18 188 51 511

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
2003-04 MEM 4 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 .154 0.67 1.50 0.57 0 4 .000 0.32 -0.05 0.27
2004-05 MEM 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .090 0.80 0.40 0.52 0 4 .000 0.16 -0.10 0.06
2005-06 MIA 22 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .090 1.82 1.55 0.32 16 6 .727 0.94 1.12 2.06
2006-07 MIA 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .120 1.20 1.60 0.19 0 4 .000 0.04 0.20 0.24
2007-08 BOS 26 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .092 2.00 1.86 0.34 16 10 .615 1.24 1.04 2.28
2008-09 NOP 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .129 0.30 0.30 0.65 1 4 .200 0.03 -0.04 -0.01
CAREER   65 6 2 0 0 0 0 4 .099 1.27 1.27 0.39 33 32 .508 2.87 1.98 4.85

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
2003-04 MEM 4 4 .541 .419 7.38 14.16 10.62 5.86 11.49 3.85 1.32 19.87 147.68 -2.68 1.35 109.3 109.1 20.12
2004-05 MEM 4 0 .635 .580 1.08 15.06 7.56 5.30 14.00 1.05 0.86 16.18 167.59 -2.31 1.56 116.3 124.6 12.42
2005-06 MIA 22 1 .614 .583 3.09 20.39 12.20 5.15 7.79 1.49 0.27 11.12 158.12 0.39 1.40 124.2 102.1 12.06
2006-07 MIA 4 1 .550 .500 0.85 27.26 13.59 6.95 15.06 3.02 2.82 11.30 170.04 -0.72 1.19 100.1 101.8 11.89
2007-08 BOS 26 0 .637 .584 2.68 17.50 10.20 8.03 9.30 2.52 1.20 12.66 170.97 0.88 1.46 127.3 101.7 14.78
2008-09 NOP 5 0 .554 .438 4.76 26.84 15.35 5.33 16.28 1.30 - 23.76 148.43 -6.64 1.43 100.5 118.9 14.00
CAREER   65 6 .603 .544 3.10 19.70 11.50 6.35 10.75 2.11 0.91 13.58 163.90 -0.47 1.42 118.5 104.9 13.78

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NBA All-Star Weekend Competitions

Rising Stars Challenge Participant - 2000

* Since the 1946-1947 season

NBA Rising Stars Challenge Stats - Totals

Season Team GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
2000 Rookies 1 0 19 3 11 .273 0 4 .000 0 0 .000 3 1 4 3 3 0 2 0 6
TOTAL   1 0 19 3 11 .273 0 4 .000 0 0 .000 3 1 4 3 3 0 2 0 6
AVERAGES   1 0 19.0 3.00 11.00 .273 0.00 4.00 .000 0.00 0.00 .000 3.00 1.00 4.00 3.00 3.00 0.00 2.00 0.00 6.00

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NBA Preseason Stats - Per Game

Season Team GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
2010-11 IND 7 0 16.7 1.14 4.00 .286 1.14 3.71 .308 1.29 1.29 1.000 0.14 2.57 2.71 0.86 0.86 0.14 1.43 1.00 4.71
CAREER   7 0 16.7 1.14 4.00 .286 1.14 3.71 .308 1.29 1.29 1.000 0.14 2.57 2.71 0.86 0.86 0.14 1.43 1.00 4.71

NBA Preseason Stats - Totals

Season Team GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
2010-11 IND 7 0 116.7 8 28 .286 8 26 .308 9 9 1.000 1 18 19 6 6 1 10 7 33
CAREER   7 0 116.7 8 28 .286 8 26 .308 9 9 1.000 1 18 19 6 6 1 10 7 33

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
2010-11 IND 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .061 0.86 0.86 0.32 3 4 .429 0.01 0.15 0.16
CAREER   7 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .061 0.86 0.86 0.32 3 4 .429 0.01 0.15 0.16

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
2010-11 IND 7 0 .516 .429 0.91 16.97 8.80 8.49 17.97 2.48 0.68 14.18 159.34 -2.46 1.18 94.0 99.3 9.90
CAREER   7 0 .516 .429 0.91 16.97 8.80 8.49 17.97 2.48 0.68 14.18 159.34 -2.46 1.18 94.0 99.3 9.90

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NBA Training Camp Experience

1999 NBA Training Camp - Denver Nuggets
2000 NBA Training Camp - Denver Nuggets
2001 NBA Training Camp - Denver Nuggets
2002 NBA Training Camp - Denver Nuggets
2003 NBA Training Camp - Memphis Grizzlies
2004 NBA Training Camp - Memphis Grizzlies
2005 NBA Training Camp - Miami Heat
2006 NBA Training Camp - Miami Heat
2007 NBA Training Camp - Boston Celtics
2008 NBA Training Camp - New Orleans Pelicans
2009 NBA Training Camp - New Orleans Pelicans
2010 NBA Training Camp - Indiana Pacers

NCAA

College: Xavier (1999)

NCAA Season Stats - Per Game

Season School Class GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
1995-96 Xavier Fr (Ineligible) - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1996-97 Xavier So - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1997-98 Xavier Jr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1998-99 Xavier Sr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

NCAA Awards & Honors

Atlantic 10 Tournament Most Outstanding Performer - 1998
Atlantic 10 Defensive Player of the Year - 1999
Atlantic 10 Sixth Man of the Year - 1997, 1998