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Al Horford
PPG RPG APG
18.6 8.4 2.6
Team: AtlantaHeight: 6-10 Born: 6/3/1986
Position: F-CWeight: 250 Birthplace: Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
College: FloridaDraft: 1st Round 3rd pick by Hawks(2007)


Latest News
Dec. 27 3:16 PM PT4:16 PM MT5:16 PM CT6:16 PM ET23:16 GMT7:16 4:16 PM MST6:16 PM EST3:16 UAE (+1)00:1618:16 ET5:16 PM CT21:16 - Hawks coach Mike Budenholzer says the team isn't sure how much time Al Horford will miss after tearing his right pectoral muscle.
Analysis: Horford, who missed most of 2011-12 with a torn left pectoral muscle, was injured in the first overtime Friday night in a victory at Cleveland and likely will need surgery soon. When Horford was hurt two seasons ago, he was sidelined 55 games after undergoing surgery. He returned for the last three playoff games of Atlanta's first-round loss to Boston. Horford leads the Hawks in scoring and rebounding, averaging 18.2 points and 8.4 rebounds.
Dec. 24 10:23 PM PT11:23 PM MT12:23 AM CT1:23 AM ET6:23 GMT14:23 11:23 PM MST1:23 AM EST10:23 UAE07:231:23 ET12:23 AM CT4:23 - Horford had 21 points and 11 rebounds in Monday's 121-119 overtime loss at Miami.
Analysis: Horford is averaging 23.2 points over the last six games, well above his season mark of 18.3.
Dec. 20 8:48 PM PT9:48 PM MT10:48 PM CT11:48 PM ET4:48 GMT12:48 9:48 PM MST11:48 PM EST8:48 UAE05:4823:48 ET10:48 PM CT2:48 - Horford scored 23 in 22 minutes in Friday's blowout 118-85 win over the woeful Jazz.
Analysis: Horford only grabbed four boards as his minutes were limited with Utah mailing this one in in pathetic fashion.
Dec. 14 9:47 PM PT10:47 PM MT11:47 PM CT12:47 AM ET5:47 GMT13:47 10:47 PM MST12:47 AM EST9:47 UAE06:470:47 ET11:47 PM CT3:47 - Horford scored a season-high 34 and had 15 rebounds for his sixth double-double of the season in Friday's win over Washington.
Analysis: Horford is averaging 21.0 points over his last four games while shooting 52.2 percent from the floor.
Dec. 5 9:01 PM PT10:01 PM MT11:01 PM CT12:01 AM ET5:01 GMT13:01 10:01 PM MST12:01 AM EST9:01 UAE06:010:01 ET11:01 PM CT3:01 - Horford scored 21 - his most in 12 games - and grabbed nine rebounds in Wednesday's win over the Clippers.
Analysis: Though Wednesday marked the first time in six games Horford shot worse than 50.0 percent from the field, it was still a strong effort that saw him finish one rebound shy of his sixth double-double this season.
Nov. 30 9:55 PM PT10:55 PM MT11:55 PM CT12:55 AM ET5:55 GMT13:55 10:55 PM MST12:55 AM EST9:55 UAE06:550:55 ET11:55 PM CT3:55 - Horford turned in his fifth double-double of the season with 17 points and 12 rebounds in Friday's victory over Dallas.
Analysis: Horford remains one of the league's most underappreciated players, averaging 17.1 points while shooting 55.2 percent this season.
Nov. 12 10:26 PM PT11:26 PM MT12:26 AM CT1:26 AM ET6:26 GMT14:26 11:26 PM MST1:26 AM EST10:26 UAE07:261:26 ET12:26 AM CT4:26 - Horford had 24 points with five rebounds and four assists in the Hawks' 103-94 win at Charlotte on Monday.
Analysis: Horford has topped 20 points in three of his last four games, averaging 21.8 while making 53.6 percent from the floor.
Nov. 6 10:33 PM PT11:33 PM MT12:33 AM CT1:33 AM ET6:33 GMT14:33 11:33 PM MST1:33 AM EST10:33 UAE07:331:33 ET12:33 AM CT4:33 - Horford had 27 points and 10 rebounds as the Hawks held off Sacramento for a 105-100 victory Tuesday night.
Analysis: It was a season-high in points and his third straight double-double.
Nov. 2 10:21 PM PT11:21 PM MT12:21 AM CT1:21 AM ET5:21 GMT13:21 10:21 PM MST12:21 AM EST9:21 UAE06:211:21 ET11:21 PM CT3:21 - Horford put up 22 points and 16 rebounds to help Atlanta top Toronto 102-95 on Friday.
Analysis: Horford had five steals and four blocks in the opener, but had only 11 points and five boards.

Regular Season Stats

Per Game
Year Team G MPG PPG RPG APG SPG BPG TOPG FG% 3P% FT%
07-08 Atl 81 31.4 10.1 9.7 1.5 0.7 0.9 1.7 .499 .000 .731
08-09 Atl 67 33.5 11.5 9.3 2.4 0.8 1.4 1.5 .525 .000 .727
09-10 Atl 81 35.1 14.2 9.9 2.3 0.7 1.1 1.5 .551 1.000 .789
10-11 Atl 77 35.1 15.3 9.3 3.5 0.8 1.0 1.5 .557 .500 .798
11-12 Atl 11 31.6 12.4 7.0 2.2 0.9 1.3 1.5 .553 .000 .733
12-13 Atl 74 37.2 17.4 10.2 3.2 1.1 1.1 2.0 .543 .500 .644
13-14 Atl 29 33.0 18.6 8.4 2.6 0.9 1.5 2.2 .567 .364 .682
Career 420 34.3 14.0 9.5 2.6 0.8 1.1 1.7 .541 .345 .735

Totals
Year Team G Min FGM FGA 3PM 3PA FTM FTA OR TR A Stl Blk TO Pts
07-08 Atl  81 2540 333 668 0 5 155 212 248 785 124 60 76 137 821
08-09 Atl  67 2242 312 594 0 1 149 205 145 624 163 53 95 103 773
09-10 Atl  81 2845 467 847 1 1 213 270 236 799 189 59 91 122 1148
10-11 Atl  77 2704 513 921 2 4 150 188 182 718 266 59 80 119 1178
11-12 Atl  11 348 57 103 0 1 22 30 26 77 24 10 14 16 136
12-13 Atl  74 2756 576 1060 3 6 134 208 195 757 240 78 78 147 1289
13-14 Atl  29 958 238 420 4 11 58 85 66 244 76 27 44 64 538
Career 420 14393 2496 4613 10 29 881 1198 1098 4004 1082 346 478 708 5883

Postseason Stats

Per Game
Year Team G MPG PPG RPG APG SPG BPG TOPG FG% 3P% FT%
07-08 Atl 7 39.6 12.6 10.4 3.6 0.4 1.0 2.1 .472 - .741
08-09 Atl 9 28.0 6.9 5.8 2.0 0.7 0.7 0.4 .424 .000 .667
09-10 Atl 11 35.3 14.6 9.0 1.8 0.7 1.7 1.4 .523 1.000 .839
10-11 Atl 12 39.0 11.3 9.6 3.5 0.4 1.0 1.4 .423 .000 .769
11-12 Atl 3 36.0 15.3 8.3 2.7 1.3 1.3 4.0 .588 - .750
12-13 Atl 6 36.3 16.7 8.8 3.0 1.0 0.8 1.5 .494 - .667
Career 48 35.6 12.4 8.7 2.7 0.7 1.1 1.5 .478 .250 .745

Totals
Year Team G Min FGM FGA 3PM 3PA FTM FTA OR TR A Stl Blk TO Pts
07-08 Atl  7 277 34 72 0 0 20 27 22 73 25 3 7 15 88
08-09 Atl  9 252 25 59 0 1 12 18 12 52 18 6 6 4 62
09-10 Atl  11 388 67 128 1 1 26 31 28 99 20 8 19 15 161
10-11 Atl  12 468 58 137 0 2 20 26 25 115 42 5 12 17 136
11-12 Atl  3 108 20 34 0 0 6 8 5 25 8 4 4 12 46
12-13 Atl  6 218 41 83 0 0 18 27 12 53 18 6 5 9 100
Career 48 1711 245 513 1 4 102 137 104 417 131 32 53 72 593

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