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Matt Barnes
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Team: MemphisHeight: 6-7 Born: 3/9/1980
Position: G-FWeight: 226 Birthplace: Santa Clara, California
College: UCLADraft: 2nd Round 17th pick by Grizzlies (2002)


Latest News
Apr. 23 9:15 PM PT10:15 PM MT11:15 PM CT12:15 AM ET4:15 GMT12:15 9:15 PM MST11:15 PM EST8:15 UAE06:150:15 ET11:15 PM CT3:15 - Barnes had 17 points with 11 rebounds Friday for the Grizzlies.
Analysis: He totaled 11 points and 10 rebounds in the first two games of the series.
Apr. 10 10:18 PM PT11:18 PM MT12:18 AM CT1:18 AM ET5:18 GMT13:18 10:18 PM MST12:18 AM EST9:18 UAE07:181:18 ET12:18 AM CT4:18 - Barnes amassed 24 points and a season-high 15 rebounds in Saturday's narrow loss to Golden State.
Analysis: Barnes and the similarly eccentric Lance Stephenson may be the only players worth owning right now on a banged-up Memphis roster. He's averaging 18.8 points and 8.5 rebounds over a four-game stretch.
Apr. 3 6:42 PM PT7:42 PM MT8:42 PM CT9:42 PM ET1:42 GMT9:42 6:42 PM MST8:42 PM EST5:42 UAE (+1)03:4221:42 ET8:42 PM CT0:42 - Barnes had 24 points Sunday.
Analysis: You should have your head examined if you think Barnes is a trustworthy fantasy player given the fact that he should probably have his head examined after a career full of questionable and volatile behavior.
Mar. 19 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)22:2317:23 ET3:23 PM CT20:23 - Barnes has been suspended one game without pay after the NBA says he tried to enter Milwaukee's locker room and verbally challenge Bucks forward John Henson after both players were ejected.
Analysis: On Thursday, Henson blocked Barnes' shot with 5.5 seconds left in the Bucks' 96-86 win over the Grizzlies in Milwaukee. After the play, Henson taunted Barnes and was given two technical fouls and ejected. Barnes was charged with a technical foul and ejected for continuing to use obscenities.
Mar. 12 10:35 PM PT11:35 PM MT12:35 AM CT1:35 AM ET6:35 GMT14:35 11:35 PM MST1:35 AM EST10:35 UAE07:351:35 ET12:35 AM CT5:35 - Barnes had a season-high 26 points with 11 rebounds and 10 assists for his first career triple-double in the Grizzlies' 121-114 OT win against New Orleans on Friday.
Analysis: The performance was an aberration since Barnes averages just 9.4 points, 5.1 boards and 2.0 assists on the season.
Mar. 10 9:40 AM PT10:40 AM MT11:40 AM CT12:40 PM ET17:40 GMT1:40 10:40 AM MST12:40 PM EST21:40 UAE18:4012:40 ET11:40 AM CT16:40 - Derek Fisher says his altercation with Barnes had nothing to do with his firing as New York Knicks coach.
Analysis: Fisher wrote Thursday in a first-person piece in Sports Illustrated's The Cauldron that the Knicks never mentioned his personal life or that players had lost confidence in him because of it when they fired him in January after 1 1/2 years. The altercation with Barnes, now with the Memphis Grizzlies, took place in California in October when Fisher was at the home of Gloria Govan, Barnes' estranged wife.
Mar. 7 2:38 PM PT3:38 PM MT4:38 PM CT5:38 PM ET22:38 GMT6:38 3:38 PM MST5:38 PM EST2:38 UAE (+1)23:3817:38 ET4:38 PM CT21:38 - Barnes will not play Monday against Cleveland due to a hamstring injury.
Analysis: With Memphis on the second of a back-to-back, the soon-to-be 36-year-old is likely just getting a night off for the stretch run.
Feb. 25 9:52 PM PT10:52 PM MT11:52 PM CT12:52 AM ET5:52 GMT13:52 10:52 PM MST12:52 AM EST9:52 UAE06:520:52 ET11:52 PM CT4:52 - Barnes scored 25 points with eight rebounds in the Grizzlies' 128-119 win over the Los Angeles Lakers on Wednesday.
Analysis: Barnes' effort came three days after he only managed to get one point while missing all six of his shots from the field in a loss at Toronto. He's just not consistent enough to be a fantasy option, but he is capable of being productive every so often.
Jan. 17 10:16 AM PT11:16 AM MT12:16 PM CT1:16 PM ET18:16 GMT2:16 11:16 AM MST1:16 PM EST22:16 UAE19:1613:16 ET12:16 PM CT16:16 - The NBA fined Barnes $35,000 for making ''inappropriate public comments'' condoning violence. The fine was announced Sunday, a day after Memphis beat the Knicks 103-95 in the teams' first meeting since the league suspended Barnes for two games for fighting with New York coach Derek Fisher in October.
Analysis: According to the Commercial Appeal, Barnes said at the Grizzlies' pregame shootaround: ''Violence is never the answer, but sometimes it is.'' NBA vice president for basketball operations Kiki VanDeWeghe said Barnes' "words are unacceptable and entirely inconsistent with the core principles of this game and the NBA.''
Jan. 12 4:09 PM PT5:09 PM MT6:09 PM CT7:09 PM ET0:09 GMT8:09 5:09 PM MST7:09 PM EST4:09 UAE (+1)01:0919:09 ET6:09 PM CT22:09 - Barnes returned from a one-game absence to score 18 points in Thursday's win over Detroit.
Analysis: The veteran small forward showed no ill effects from the bruised right thumb that kept him out Tuesday, as he hit all six of his 3-point attempts for his fourth straight double-figure game.
Dec. 28 8:55 AM PT9:55 AM MT10:55 AM CT11:55 AM ET16:55 GMT0:55 9:55 AM MST11:55 AM EST20:55 UAE17:5511:55 ET10:55 AM CT14:55 - The NBA suspended Memphis Grizzlies forward Matt Barnes two games without pay Monday for what the league said was a "physical altercation" with Derek Fisher and for "threatening" the New York Knicks coach in October.
Analysis: The league investigated the Oct. 3 incident in Redondo Beach, California, between Barnes and Fisher - former teammates with the Los Angeles Lakers from 2010-12.
Dec. 14 9:02 PM PT10:02 PM MT11:02 PM CT12:02 AM ET5:02 GMT13:02 10:02 PM MST12:02 AM EST9:02 UAE06:020:02 ET11:02 PM CT3:02 - Barnes started for the fourth time this season on Sunday and finished with 13 points and 13 rebounds.
Analysis: Barnes rebounded from Friday's rough 4-of-14 shooting night.
Oct. 7 6:31 PM PT7:31 PM MT8:31 PM CT9:31 PM ET1:31 GMT9:31 6:31 PM MST8:31 PM EST5:31 UAE (+1)03:3121:31 ET8:31 PM CT0:31 - Barnes says the NBA is investigating what happened with his former teammate, Knicks coach Derek Fisher, in California and called the incident a "personal matter" involving someone who was a good friend at one point.
Analysis: Barnes spoke Thursday after the Grizzlies' morning shootaround. The veteran says in video posted by The Commercial Appeal that he has not spoken with the NBA yet. Barnes says the "real details" will come out in due time and would not comment on what happened.

Regular Season Stats

Per Game
Year Team G MPG PPG RPG APG SPG BPG TOPG FG% 3P% FT%
03-04 LAC 38 19.1 4.5 4.0 1.3 0.7 0.1 1.2 .457 .154 .705
04-05 Sac 43 16.6 3.8 3.1 1.3 0.7 0.2 1.0 .411 .227 .603
05-06 NY 6 15.5 4.3 4.0 1.0 0.7 0.0 1.0 .367 .250 .750
05-06 Phi 50 10.8 3.0 1.9 0.4 0.3 0.1 0.5 .536 .182 .674
05-06 Total 56 11.3 3.1 2.2 0.5 0.4 0.1 0.5 .500 .200 .681
06-07 GS 76 23.9 9.8 4.6 2.1 1.0 0.5 1.4 .438 .366 .732
07-08 GS 73 19.4 6.7 4.4 1.9 0.7 0.5 1.2 .423 .293 .747
08-09 Pho 77 27.0 10.2 5.5 2.8 0.7 0.3 1.7 .423 .343 .743
09-10 Orl 81 25.9 8.8 5.5 1.7 0.7 0.4 1.4 .487 .319 .740
10-11 LAL 53 19.2 6.7 4.3 1.3 0.7 0.4 1.1 .470 .318 .779
11-12 LAL 63 22.9 7.8 5.5 2.0 0.6 0.8 1.2 .452 .333 .742
12-13 LAC 80 25.7 10.3 4.6 1.5 1.0 0.8 1.1 .462 .342 .744
13-14 LAC 63 27.5 9.9 4.6 2.0 0.9 0.4 1.3 .438 .343 .733
14-15 LAC 76 29.9 10.1 4.0 1.5 0.9 0.7 1.1 .444 .362 .779
15-16 Mem 76 28.8 10.0 5.5 2.1 1.0 0.8 1.6 .381 .322 .804
Career 855 23.6 8.3 4.6 1.7 0.8 0.5 1.2 .440 .335 .742

Totals
Year Team G Min FGM FGA 3PM 3PA FTM FTA OR TR A Stl Blk TO Pts
03-04 LAC  38 724 63 138 2 13 43 61 53 151 48 27 3 44 171
04-05 Sac  43 715 62 151 5 22 35 58 49 133 57 30 7 45 164
05-06 NY  6 93 11 30 1 4 3 4 7 24 6 4 0 6 26
05-06 Phi  50 538 59 110 2 11 29 43 41 97 22 16 7 24 149
05-06 Total  56 631 70 140 3 15 32 47 48 121 28 20 7 30 175
06-07 GS  76 1813 275 628 106 290 90 123 91 350 156 73 41 105 746
07-08 GS  73 1414 187 442 53 181 59 79 94 324 139 48 36 85 486
08-09 Pho  77 2082 285 674 117 341 101 136 79 421 212 52 26 130 788
09-10 Orl  81 2097 271 557 66 207 108 146 106 445 134 59 30 112 716
10-11 LAL  53 1020 131 279 34 107 60 77 73 228 71 39 22 58 356
11-12 LAL  63 1440 175 387 46 138 95 128 97 344 126 35 48 73 491
12-13 LAC  80 2058 312 675 111 325 87 117 111 366 123 82 63 90 822
13-14 LAC  63 1735 231 527 97 283 66 90 60 292 125 56 28 85 625
14-15 LAC  76 2271 277 624 136 376 74 95 51 302 114 67 50 87 764
15-16 Mem  76 2190 264 693 119 370 111 138 84 420 163 78 57 121 758
Career 855 20190 2603 5915 895 2668 961 1295 996 3897 1496 666 418 1065 7062

Postseason Stats

Per Game
Year Team G MPG PPG RPG APG SPG BPG TOPG FG% 3P% FT%
06-07 GS 11 30.0 11.1 5.7 2.4 1.5 0.4 1.8 .450 .422 .722
09-10 Orl 14 23.3 6.4 4.7 1.4 0.7 0.2 0.7 .400 .375 .850
10-11 LAL 10 13.1 3.6 2.8 0.5 0.7 0.2 0.6 .395 .167 .571
11-12 LAL 11 16.8 3.5 3.3 1.5 0.9 0.5 1.4 .271 .161 .500
12-13 LAC 6 27.0 11.8 5.0 0.5 0.7 0.3 0.8 .545 .412 .842
13-14 LAC 13 31.1 9.4 4.5 1.8 0.9 0.2 1.3 .421 .317 .684
14-15 LAC 14 29.2 7.6 5.1 1.6 1.4 0.7 1.1 .380 .267 .750
15-16 Mem 4 34.8 10.8 7.3 2.8 1.0 0.3 3.3 .348 .167 .800
Career 83 25.1 7.6 4.6 1.5 1.0 0.4 1.2 .402 .302 .752

Totals
Year Team G Min FGM FGA 3PM 3PA FTM FTA OR TR A Stl Blk TO Pts
06-07 GS  11 330 45 100 19 45 13 18 26 63 26 16 4 20 122
09-10 Orl  14 326 30 75 12 32 17 20 16 66 19 10 3 10 89
10-11 LAL  10 131 15 38 2 12 4 7 11 28 5 7 2 6 36
11-12 LAL  11 185 16 59 5 31 2 4 9 36 16 10 5 15 39
12-13 LAC  6 162 24 44 7 17 16 19 7 30 3 4 2 5 71
13-14 LAC  13 404 45 107 19 60 13 19 22 58 23 12 3 17 122
14-15 LAC  14 409 38 100 16 60 15 20 16 71 22 20 10 16 107
15-16 Mem  4 139 16 46 3 18 8 10 5 29 11 4 1 13 43
Career 83 2086 229 569 83 275 88 117 112 381 125 83 30 102 629

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