Marcus Thornton

Basketball Player Profile

Marcus Thornton

Date of birth:Jun 5, 1987

Height: 1m93 / 6-4

Position: SG

Nationality: American

University: LSU

2018-2019 Regular Season

Marcus Thornton averages in G-League

  • Pts

    21.5

  • Reb

    4.3

  • Ast

    2.2

  • Eff

    18.1

Marcus Thornton is a basketball player born on June 05, 1987. His height is six foot four (1m93 / 6-4). He is a shooting guard who most recently played for Grand Rapids Drive in G-League Play-Offs.

Regular season stats for Marcus Thornton

Basketball Career Averages

Season League Team Reb Ast Pts
09-10 USA-1 New Orleans Pelicans logoNew Orleans Pelicans 2.9 1.5 14.5
10-11 USA-1 New Orleans Pelicans logoNew Orleans Pelicans 2.8 0.9 7.8
10-11 USA-1 Sacramento Kings logoSacramento Kings 4.7 3.4 21.3
11-12 USA-1 Sacramento Kings logoSacramento Kings 3.7 1.9 18.7
12-13 USA-1 Sacramento Kings logoSacramento Kings 2.5 1.3 12.7
13-14 USA-1 Sacramento Kings logoSacramento Kings 2.7 1.0 8.3
13-14 USA-1 New Jersey Nets logoNew Jersey Nets 2.8 1.2 12.3
14-15 USA-1 Boston Celtics logoBoston Celtics 1.9 0.9 8.9
14-15 USA-1 Phoenix Suns logoPhoenix Suns 1.4 0.2 3.6
15-16 USA-1 Houston Rockets logoHouston Rockets 2.4 1.4 10.0
15-16 USA-1 Washington Wizards logoWashington Wizards 2.5 1.4 8.4
16-17 USA-1 Washington Wizards logoWashington Wizards 2.3 1.2 6.6
17-18 USA-2 Grand Rapids Drive logoGrand Rapids Drive 2.9 1.3 18.9
17-18 CHN-1 Beijing Ducks logoBeijing Ducks 5.0 3.0 19.0
18-19 USA-2 Grand Rapids Drive logoGrand Rapids Drive 4.3 2.2 21.5

Basketball Career Averages

Playoffs and International Competitions

Basketball career

Marcus Thornton's career

the Grand Rapids Drive

2018-2019 season with Walker

Marcus Thornton averaged 21.5 points, 4.3 rebounds and 2.2 assists per game, playing 35 games with the Grand Rapids Drive, during the 2018-2019 G-League regular-season. He set his season-high with 42 points in 34 minutes against the Maine Red Claws on March 03, 2019. He grabbed a season-high 10 rebounds in 31 minutes against the Windy City Bulls on February 10, 2019. He dished a season-high 7 assists in 26 minutes against the Fort Wayne Mad Ants on March 24, 2019.

He scored in double figures 33 times in 35 games. He had 20 points or more 19 times. He had 30 points or more 6 times. He had 40 points or more 2 times. He recorded 1 double-double.

the Grand Rapids Drive

2017-2018 season with Walker

Marcus Thornton averaged 18.9 points, 2.9 rebounds and 1.3 assists per game, playing 15 games with the Grand Rapids Drive, during the 2017-2018 G-League regular-season. He set his season-high with 32 points in 26 minutes against the Agua Caliente Clippers on February 01, 2018. He grabbed a season-high 7 rebounds in 18 minutes against the Wisconsin Herd on December 20, 2017. He dished a season-high 3 assists in 32 minutes against the Santa Cruz Warriors on January 10, 2018.

He scored in double figures 14 times in 15 games. He had 20 points or more 7 times. He had 30 points or more 1 time.

 Beijing Ducks

2017-2018 season with Beijing Ducks

Marcus Thornton averaged 19.0 points, 5.0 rebounds and 3.0 assists per game, playing 1 games with Beijing Ducks, during the 2017-2018 China - CBA regular-season. He set his season-high with 19 points in 23 minutes against Zhejiang Lions on February 11, 2018. He grabbed a season-high 5 rebounds in 23 minutes against Zhejiang Lions on February 11, 2018. He dished a season-high 3 assists in 23 minutes against Zhejiang Lions on February 11, 2018.

He scored in double figures 1 time in 1 games.

the Washington Wizards

2016-2017 season with Washington

Marcus Thornton averaged 6.6 points, 2.3 rebounds and 1.2 assists per game, playing 33 games with the Washington Wizards, during the 2016-2017 NBA regular-season. He set his season-high with 16 points in 34 minutes against the Boston Celtics on November 09, 2016. He grabbed a season-high 5 rebounds in 18 minutes against the Orlando Magic on December 06, 2016. He dished a season-high 6 assists in 37 minutes against the Philadelphia 76ers on November 16, 2016.

He scored in double figures 8 times in 33 games.

the Houston Rockets

2015-2016 season with Houston

Marcus Thornton averaged 10.0 points, 2.4 rebounds and 1.4 assists per game, playing 47 games with the Houston Rockets, during the 2015-2016 NBA regular-season. He set his season-high with 32 points in 26 minutes against the Brooklyn Nets on December 08, 2015. He grabbed a season-high 7 rebounds in 37 minutes against the Oklahoma City Thunder on November 02, 2015. He dished a season-high 7 assists in 35 minutes against the Brooklyn Nets on November 11, 2015.

He scored in double figures 23 times in 47 games. He had 20 points or more 4 times. He had 30 points or more 1 time.

the Washington Wizards

2015-2016 season with Washington

Marcus Thornton averaged 8.4 points, 2.5 rebounds and 1.4 assists per game, playing 14 games with the Washington Wizards, during the 2015-2016 NBA regular-season. He set his season-high with 23 points in 23 minutes against the Atlanta Hawks on March 23, 2016. He grabbed a season-high 8 rebounds in 32 minutes against the Brooklyn Nets on April 11, 2016. He dished a season-high 4 assists in 31 minutes against the Charlotte Hornets on April 10, 2016.

He scored in double figures 5 times in 14 games. He had 20 points or more 1 time.

the Boston Celtics

2014-2015 season with Boston

Marcus Thornton averaged 8.9 points, 1.9 rebounds and 0.9 assists per game, playing 39 games with the Boston Celtics, during the 2014-2015 NBA regular-season. He set his season-high with 21 points in 17 minutes against the Washington Wizards on December 07, 2014. He grabbed a season-high 7 rebounds in 23 minutes against the Houston Rockets on January 30, 2015. He dished a season-high 4 assists in 27 minutes against the Los Angeles Clippers on January 19, 2015.

He scored in double figures 18 times in 39 games. He had 20 points or more 1 time.

the Phoenix Suns

2014-2015 season with Phoenix

Marcus Thornton averaged 3.6 points, 1.4 rebounds and 0.2 assists per game, playing 9 games with the Phoenix Suns, during the 2014-2015 NBA regular-season. He set his season-high with 14 points in 22 minutes against the Minnesota Timberwolves on March 11, 2015. He grabbed a season-high 4 rebounds in 22 minutes against the Minnesota Timberwolves on March 11, 2015. He dished a season-high 1 assists in 5 minutes against the San Antonio Spurs on February 28, 2015.

He scored in double figures 1 time in 9 games.

the Brooklyn Nets

2013-2014 season with Brooklyn

Marcus Thornton averaged 12.3 points, 2.8 rebounds and 1.2 assists per game, playing 26 games with the Brooklyn Nets, during the 2013-2014 NBA regular-season. He set his season-high with 27 points in 28 minutes against the Sacramento Kings on March 09, 2014. He grabbed a season-high 7 rebounds in 24 minutes against the Dallas Mavericks on March 23, 2014. He dished a season-high 4 assists in 23 minutes against the Orlando Magic on April 13, 2014.

He scored in double figures 14 times in 26 games. He had 20 points or more 6 times.

the Sacramento Kings

2013-2014 season with Sacramento

Marcus Thornton averaged 8.3 points, 2.7 rebounds and 1.0 assists per game, playing 46 games with the Sacramento Kings, during the 2013-2014 NBA regular-season. He set his season-high with 42 points in 42 minutes against the Indiana Pacers on January 24, 2014. He grabbed a season-high 8 rebounds in 22 minutes against the Portland Trail Blazers on January 07, 2014. He dished a season-high 3 assists in 30 minutes against the Golden State Warriors on December 01, 2013.

He scored in double figures 15 times in 46 games. He had 20 points or more 3 times. He had 30 points or more 1 time. He had 40 points or more 1 time.

the Sacramento Kings

2012-2013 season with Sacramento

Marcus Thornton averaged 12.7 points, 2.5 rebounds and 1.3 assists per game, playing 72 games with the Sacramento Kings, during the 2012-2013 NBA regular-season. He set his season-high with 36 points in 40 minutes against the Miami Heat on February 26, 2013. He grabbed a season-high 8 rebounds in 23 minutes against the Orlando Magic on February 27, 2013. He dished a season-high 5 assists in 32 minutes against the San Antonio Spurs on March 01, 2013.

He scored in double figures 43 times in 72 games. He had 20 points or more 16 times. He had 30 points or more 2 times.

the Sacramento Kings

2011-2012 season with Sacramento

Marcus Thornton averaged 18.7 points, 3.7 rebounds and 1.9 assists per game, playing 51 games with the Sacramento Kings, during the 2011-2012 NBA regular-season. He set his season-high with 36 points in 45 minutes against the Boston Celtics on March 16, 2012. He grabbed a season-high 10 rebounds in 45 minutes against the Cleveland Cavaliers on February 19, 2012. He dished a season-high 6 assists in 34 minutes against the Detroit Pistons on March 14, 2012.

He scored in double figures 46 times in 51 games. He had 20 points or more 26 times. He had 30 points or more 2 times. He recorded 1 double-double.

the Sacramento Kings

2010-2011 season with Sacramento

Marcus Thornton averaged 21.3 points, 4.7 rebounds and 3.4 assists per game, playing 27 games with the Sacramento Kings, during the 2010-2011 NBA regular-season. He set his season-high with 42 points in 41 minutes against the Golden State Warriors on March 14, 2011. He grabbed a season-high 11 rebounds in 36 minutes against the Phoenix Suns on March 29, 2011. He dished a season-high 9 assists in 38 minutes against the Minnesota Timberwolves on March 20, 2011.

He scored in double figures 25 times in 27 games. He had 20 points or more 17 times. He had 30 points or more 3 times. He had 40 points or more 1 time. He recorded 1 double-double.

the New Orleans Pelicans

2010-2011 season with New Orleans

Marcus Thornton averaged 7.8 points, 2.8 rebounds and 0.9 assists per game, playing 46 games with the New Orleans Pelicans, during the 2010-2011 NBA regular-season. He set his season-high with 24 points in 27 minutes against the Chicago Bulls on February 12, 2011. He grabbed a season-high 11 rebounds in 21 minutes against the Indiana Pacers on December 20, 2010. He dished a season-high 4 assists in 23 minutes against the Phoenix Suns on January 30, 2011.

He scored in double figures 16 times in 46 games. He had 20 points or more 2 times. He recorded 1 double-double.

the New Orleans Pelicans

2009-2010 season with New Orleans

Marcus Thornton averaged 14.5 points, 2.9 rebounds and 1.5 assists per game, playing 73 games with the New Orleans Pelicans, during the 2009-2010 NBA regular-season. He set his season-high with 37 points in 31 minutes against the Cleveland Cavaliers on February 23, 2010. He grabbed a season-high 9 rebounds in 37 minutes against the Memphis Grizzlies on January 30, 2010. He dished a season-high 7 assists in 34 minutes against the Utah Jazz on April 09, 2010.

He scored in double figures 52 times in 73 games. He had 20 points or more 21 times. He had 30 points or more 3 times.