databaseBasketball.com  formerly BasketballReference.com
databaseSports.comBasketball |  NCAA Basketball |  Football |  NCAA Football |  Baseball |  Hockey |  Golf |  Racing |  Olympics |  Poker
Fast Links: Home Page  Players  Teams  Leagues  All-Star Games  Awards  Coaches  Draft  Ultimate Search  Fantasy 
  

Wes Matthews

Wesley Joel Matthews (Wes)
Position: G
Height: 6' 1'' Weight: 170
Born: 8/24/1959, in Sarasota, FL, USA
High School: Harding, in Bridgeport, CT
College: University of Wisconsin

About bio info

Draft History
1980 NBA - Round 1 by WA1

Regular Season Stats
Click on column header to sort

Year Age Team Lg G Min Pts PPG FGM FGA FGP FTM FTA FTP 3PM 3PA 3PP ORB DRB TRB RPG AST APG STL BLK TO PF    
1980-81 21 ATL NBA 34 1105 425 12.5 161 330 .488 103 123 .837 0 6 .000 16 56 72 2.1 212 6.2 61 7 112 122     
1980-81 21 WA1 NBA 45 1161 552 12.3 224 449 .499 99 129 .767 5 15 .333 30 37 67 1.5 199 4.4 46 10 149 120     
1981-82 22 ATL NBA 47 837 324 6.9 131 298 .440 60 79 .759 2 8 .250 19 39 58 1.2 139 3.0 53 2 63 129     
1982-83 23 ATL NBA 64 1187 442 6.9 171 424 .403 86 112 .768 14 48 .292 25 66 91 1.4 249 3.9 60 8 123 129     
1983-84 24 ATL NBA 6 96 50 8.3 16 30 .533 18 22 .818 0 1 .000 1 3 4 0.7 21 3.5 5 1 10 13     
1983-84 24 PHI NBA 14 292 100 7.1 45 101 .446 9 14 .643 1 7 .143 6 17 23 1.6 62 4.4 11 2 30 32     
1984-85 25 CHI NBA 78 1523 443 5.7 191 386 .495 59 85 .694 2 16 .125 16 51 67 0.9 354 4.5 73 12 124 133     
1985-86 26 SAS NBA 75 1853 817 10.9 320 603 .531 173 211 .820 4 25 .160 30 101 131 1.7 476 6.3 87 32 232 168     
1986-87 27 LAL NBA 50 532 208 4.2 89 187 .476 29 36 .806 1 3 .333 13 34 47 0.9 100 2.0 23 4 51 53     
1987-88 28 LAL NBA 51 706 289 5.7 114 248 .460 54 65 .831 7 30 .233 16 50 66 1.3 138 2.7 25 3 69 65     
1989-90 30 ATL NBA 1 13 4 4.0 1 3 .333 2 2 1.000 0 1 .000 0 0 0 0.0 5 5.0 0 0 0 0     
9 Season Totals     465 9305 3654 7.9 1463 3059 .478 692 878 .788 36 160 .225 172 454 626 1.3 1955 4.2 444 81 963 964    

M - MVP
N - All NBA First Team
A - All Star

Extended Stats Explanations
Click on column header to sort

Year Age Team Lg G MPG PPG EFF AV VI PPFGA PPR RbRate
1980-81 21 ATL NBA 34 32.5 12.5 14.00 4.9 5.5 1.106 2.53 0.0
1980-81 21 WA1 NBA 45 25.8 12.3 10.44 4.8 4.3 1.091 -1.52 0.0
1981-82 22 ATL NBA 47 17.8 6.9 6.96 3.6 2.9 0.974 3.54 3.9
1982-83 23 ATL NBA 64 18.5 6.9 7.00 4.6 3.4 0.934 3.62 4.1
1983-84 24 ATL NBA 6 16.0 8.3 8.83 0.9 2.7 1.260 4.02 0.0
1983-84 24 PHI NBA 14 20.9 7.1 7.64 1.6 3.7 0.933 3.74 0.0
1984-85 25 CHI NBA 78 19.5 5.7 7.74 5.8 2.8 1.046 7.35 2.6
1985-86 26 SAS NBA 75 24.7 10.9 13.20 8.4 4.9 1.174 4.61 4.0
1986-87 27 LAL NBA 50 10.6 4.2 4.52 2.8 2.0 1.025 2.95 4.9
1987-88 28 LAL NBA 51 13.8 5.7 6.02 3.5 2.7 1.045 3.26 5.3
1989-90 30 ATL NBA 1 13.0 4.0 7.00 0.2 0.0 1.031 25.64 0.0
9 Season Totals     465 20.0 7.9 8.63 24.0 3.5 1.061 3.52 0.0

Playoff Stats
Click on column header to sort

Year Team Lg G Min Pts PPG FGM FGA FGP FTM FTA FTP 3PM 3PA 3PP ORB DRB TRB RPG AST APG STL BLK TO
1981-82 ATL NBA 2 28 8 4.0 2 10 .200 4 4 1.000 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0.0 4 2.0 0 1 2
1982-83 ATL NBA 3 38 10 3.3 3 9 .333 4 5 .800 0 1 .000 0 0 0 0.0 11 3.7 0 1 3
1983-84 PHI NBA 4 23 10 2.5 4 8 .500 1 2 .500 1 2 .500 0 0 0 0.0 4 1.0 1 0 4
1984-85 CHI NBA 4 91 29 7.3 11 32 .344 7 9 .778 0 3 .000 2 4 6 1.5 12 3.0 3 0 7
1985-86 SAS NBA 3 116 76 25.3 35 54 .648 6 8 .750 0 1 .000 1 6 7 2.3 24 8.0 6 0 11
1986-87 LAL NBA 12 61 28 2.3 11 23 .478 6 7 .857 0 1 .000 0 4 4 0.3 9 0.8 1 0 13
1987-88 LAL NBA 10 27 12 1.2 2 5 .400 8 10 .800 0 1 .000 0 1 1 0.1 2 0.2 1 0 3
Totals   38 384 173 4.6 68 141 .482 36 45 .800 1 9 .111 3 15 18 0.5 66 1.7 12 2 43

Similar Players (Career)
Billy McKinney (971)
Eddie Jordan (962)
Mike Dunleavy (958)
Steve Colter (956)
Ron Lee (954)
Armond Hill (954)
Geoff Huston (953)
Charlie Criss (952)
Sam Vincent (952)
Ted McClain (952)

*In Hall of Fame

About the similarity scores

Similar Players (By Age)
21.  John Williams
22.  Don Collins
23.  Rod Strickland
24.  Terrell Brandon
25.  Rory Sparrow
26.  Allen Leavell
27.  Winston Garland
28.  Winston Garland
30.  Billy McKinney

About statistical abbreviations

Errors? Suggestions? Comments? Send us a message   Advertise on DatabaseSports   Roto Sports, Inc.

© 2002-2011 databaseSports.com