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John Salmons
PPG RPG APG
5.2 2.1 1.9
Team: New OrleansHeight: 6-6 Born: 12/12/1979
Position: G-FWeight: 207 Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
College: Miami (FL)Draft: 1st Round 26th pick by Spurs (2002)


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Latest News
Aug. 26 2:23 PM PT3:23 PM MT4:23 PM CT5:23 PM ET21:23 GMT5:23 2:23 PM MST4:23 PM EST1:23 UAE (+1)23:2317:23 ET4:23 PM CT20:23 - The New Orleans Pelicans have signed veteran small forward John Salmons to a free agent contract.
Analysis: The 6-foot-6 Salmons, whose acquisition was announced by the club Tuesday, has played 12 seasons in the NBA. He has averaged 9.4 points, 3 rebounds and 2.5 assists during his career. The 34-year-old entered the NBA with Philadelphia after being selected 26th overall in the 2002 draft. The Pelicans have been looking to add depth at small forward since Al-Farouq Aminu left for Dallas in free agency this offseason.
July 11 10:43 AM PT11:43 AM MT12:43 PM CT1:43 PM ET17:43 GMT1:43 10:43 AM MST12:43 PM EST21:43 UAE19:4313:43 ET12:43 PM CT16:43 - The Atlanta Hawks have requested waivers on Salmons. The move announced Friday was expected after the Hawks acquired Salmons from Toronto last week. Atlanta dealt away guard Lou Williams and the rights to Brazilian center Lucas Nogueira in a move to clear space under the salary cap.
Analysis: By paying the $1 million buyout of Salmons' $7 million salary, the Hawks will have about $11.5 million for additional signings. They opened free agency by formally announcing a deal for Oklahoma swingman Thabo Sefolosha. The 34-year-old Salmons averaged 5.2 points in 78 games for the Raptors last season.
June 29 6:56 PM PT7:56 PM MT8:56 PM CT9:56 PM ET1:56 GMT9:56 6:56 PM MST8:56 PM EST5:56 UAE (+1)03:5621:56 ET8:56 PM CT0:56 - A person with knowledge of the deal tells The Associated Press that the Toronto Raptors have agreed to trade John Salmons to the Atlanta Hawks for Brazilian center Lucas Nogueira and veteran guard Lou Williams.
Analysis: The Hawks can buy out Salmons' $7 million contract to free up more salary cap room to give them the prime flexibility once the market opens.
Dec. 9 10:29 PM PT11:29 PM MT12:29 AM CT1:29 AM ET6:29 GMT14:29 11:29 PM MST1:29 AM EST10:29 UAE07:291:29 ET12:29 AM CT4:29 - Toronto will receive Greivis Vasquez, Patrick Patterson, Salmons and Chuck Hayes from the Raptors in exchange for Rudy Gay, Aaron Gray and Quincy Acy.
Analysis: The trade is by far the biggest and boldest under first-year Raptors general manager Masai Ujiri, who worked with new Kings GM Pete D'Alessandro in Denver previously. Sending Gay to Sacramento sheds salary and gives Toronto future financial flexibility.

Regular Season Stats

Per Game
Year Team G MPG PPG RPG APG SPG BPG TOPG FG% 3P% FT%
02-03 Phi 64 7.9 2.1 0.9 0.7 0.3 0.1 0.5 .414 .323 .743
03-04 Phi 77 20.8 5.8 2.5 1.7 0.8 0.2 1.0 .387 .340 .772
04-05 Phi 58 17.1 4.1 2.1 2.0 0.7 0.2 0.9 .405 .341 .729
05-06 Phi 82 25.1 7.5 2.7 2.7 0.9 0.2 1.5 .420 .299 .775
06-07 Sac 79 27.0 8.5 3.3 3.2 0.9 0.3 1.5 .456 .357 .779
07-08 Sac 81 31.1 12.5 4.3 2.6 1.1 0.4 2.1 .477 .325 .823
08-09 Sac 53 37.4 18.3 4.2 3.7 1.1 0.2 2.3 .472 .418 .823
08-09 Chi 26 37.7 18.3 4.3 2.0 1.0 0.6 1.7 .473 .415 .843
08-09 Total 79 37.5 18.3 4.2 3.2 1.1 0.3 2.1 .472 .417 .830
09-10 Chi 51 33.2 12.7 3.4 2.5 1.3 0.4 1.4 .420 .380 .789
09-10 Mil 30 37.6 19.9 3.2 3.3 1.1 0.1 1.8 .467 .385 .867
09-10 Total 81 34.9 15.4 3.3 2.8 1.2 0.3 1.5 .441 .382 .830
10-11 Mil 73 35.0 14.0 3.6 3.5 1.0 0.4 1.9 .415 .379 .813
11-12 Sac 46 27.2 7.5 2.9 2.0 0.8 0.2 1.0 .409 .295 .644
12-13 Sac 76 30.0 8.8 2.7 3.0 0.7 0.3 1.1 .399 .371 .773
13-14 Sac 18 24.7 5.8 2.6 2.4 0.7 0.4 0.8 .350 .381 1.000
13-14 Tor 60 21.4 5.0 2.0 1.7 0.6 0.2 0.7 .368 .388 .733
13-14 Total 78 22.1 5.2 2.1 1.9 0.6 0.2 0.7 .363 .387 .769
Career 874 26.8 9.4 3.0 2.5 0.9 0.3 1.4 .432 .366 .800

Totals
Year Team G Min FGM FGA 3PM 3PA FTM FTA OR TR A Stl Blk TO Pts
02-03 Phi  64 504 48 116 10 31 26 35 16 59 47 17 6 29 132
03-04 Phi  77 1603 161 416 50 147 71 92 38 196 134 62 16 77 443
04-05 Phi  58 993 85 210 31 91 35 48 12 121 114 40 13 51 236
05-06 Phi  82 2059 219 521 26 87 155 200 48 220 223 73 13 125 619
06-07 Sac  79 2135 236 517 40 112 159 204 47 264 254 73 27 119 671
07-08 Sac  81 2517 381 799 39 120 214 260 76 349 208 93 31 170 1015
08-09 Sac  53 1980 351 744 77 184 191 232 43 221 196 58 9 122 970
08-09 Chi  26 979 165 349 49 118 97 115 16 112 53 25 15 43 476
08-09 Total  79 2959 516 1093 126 302 288 347 59 333 249 83 24 165 1446
09-10 Chi  51 1695 230 548 73 192 116 147 18 174 125 65 22 70 649
09-10 Mil  30 1129 207 443 45 117 137 158 17 96 98 34 4 53 596
09-10 Total  81 2824 437 991 118 309 253 305 35 270 223 99 26 123 1245
10-11 Mil  73 2554 373 898 83 219 195 240 27 266 252 72 28 137 1024
11-12 Sac  46 1250 141 345 33 112 29 45 20 134 93 37 7 45 344
12-13 Sac  76 2278 244 612 99 267 85 110 33 207 226 51 25 85 672
13-14 Sac  18 445 41 117 16 42 7 7 8 46 44 12 8 14 105
13-14 Tor  60 1281 109 296 47 121 33 45 12 117 103 35 11 40 298
13-14 Total  78 1726 150 413 63 163 40 52 20 163 147 47 19 54 403
Career 874 23402 2991 6931 718 1960 1550 1938 431 2582 2170 747 235 1180 8250

Postseason Stats

Per Game
Year Team G MPG PPG RPG APG SPG BPG TOPG FG% 3P% FT%
02-03 Phi 6 2.7 0.0 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 .000 .000 .000
04-05 Phi 2 2.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 - - -
08-09 Chi 7 44.7 18.1 4.4 2.3 1.3 1.0 1.7 .402 .316 .853
09-10 Mil 7 40.7 17.0 3.7 4.0 1.4 0.6 1.7 .404 .174 .964
13-14 Tor 6 12.8 2.2 1.0 0.8 0.3 0.0 0.2 .294 .167 1.000
Career 28 24.8 9.3 2.4 1.8 0.8 0.4 1.0 .393 .243 .877

Totals
Year Team G Min FGM FGA 3PM 3PA FTM FTA OR TR A Stl Blk TO Pts
02-03 Phi  6 16 0 1 0 1 0 2 0 3 0 0 0 2 0
04-05 Phi  2 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
08-09 Chi  7 313 43 107 12 38 29 34 6 31 16 9 7 12 127
09-10 Mil  7 285 44 109 4 23 27 28 7 26 28 10 4 12 119
13-14 Tor  6 77 5 17 2 12 1 1 0 6 5 2 0 1 13
Career 28 695 92 234 18 74 57 65 13 66 50 21 11 27 259

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