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Nicolas Batum
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Team: CharlotteHeight: 6-8 Born: 12/14/1988
Position: G-FWeight: 200 Birthplace: Lisieux, France
College: NoneDraft: 1st Round 25th pick by Rockets (2008)


Latest News
Apr. 29 3:39 PM PT4:39 PM MT5:39 PM CT6:39 PM ET22:39 GMT6:39 3:39 PM MST5:39 PM EST2:39 UAE (+1)00:3918:39 ET5:39 PM CT21:39 - Batum said he's ''running on adrenaline'' as he prepares for Game 6 of Charlotte's first-round playoff series against the Miami Heat following the birth of his son early Friday.
Analysis: Batum's wife gave birth to their child, Aiden, shortly after midnight Friday. Batum said he'd only slept about two hours. The Hornets lead the series 3-2 and can close out the Heat with a win at home.
Apr. 21 9:10 PM PT10:10 PM MT11:10 PM CT12:10 AM ET4:10 GMT12:10 9:10 PM MST11:10 PM EST8:10 UAE06:100:10 ET11:10 PM CT3:10 - Batum has been ruled out for Saturday night's Game 3 of their first-round series against the Miami Heat with a sprained left foot.
Analysis: Hornets coach Steve Clifford said Monday that Batum was unable to participate in shootaround and will miss his second straight game with a strained foot. The Hornets beat the Heat 96-80 in Game 3 despite Batum's absence.
Apr. 3 3:15 PM PT4:15 PM MT5:15 PM CT6:15 PM ET22:15 GMT6:15 3:15 PM MST5:15 PM EST2:15 UAE (+1)00:1518:15 ET5:15 PM CT21:15 - Batum sprained his left knee in the first half and did not return Sunday.
Analysis: Batum is day to day.
Mar. 23 9:50 PM PT10:50 PM MT11:50 PM CT12:50 AM ET4:50 GMT12:50 9:50 PM MST11:50 PM EST8:50 UAE05:500:50 ET10:50 PM CT3:50 - Batum scored 23 points in Tuesday's win over Brooklyn.
Analysis: The Frenchman is on a nice roll, averaging 21.2 points and 6.2 assists over a six-game stretch for the surging Hornets.
Mar. 19 6:23 PM PT7:23 PM MT8:23 PM CT9:23 PM ET1:23 GMT9:23 6:23 PM MST8:23 PM EST5:23 UAE (+1)02:2321:23 ET7:23 PM CT0:23 - Batum scored 24 points Saturday.
Analysis: Batum is averaging 22.3 in his last four.
Mar. 17 10:31 PM PT11:31 PM MT12:31 AM CT1:31 AM ET5:31 GMT13:31 10:31 PM MST12:31 AM EST9:31 UAE06:311:31 ET11:31 PM CT4:31 - Batum had 26 points, nine assists and seven rebounds in the Hornets' 107-99 win over Orlando on Wednesday.
Analysis: Batum has totaled 46 points, 16 assists and 10 boards over the last two games.
Mar. 4 8:26 PM PT9:26 PM MT10:26 PM CT11:26 PM ET4:26 GMT12:26 9:26 PM MST11:26 PM EST8:26 UAE05:2623:26 ET10:26 PM CT3:26 - Batum scored 31 points in Friday's win over Indiana.
Analysis: Batum bounced back from shooting 5 of 14 and scoring 12 points in his previous contest.
Feb. 8 8:26 PM PT9:26 PM MT10:26 PM CT11:26 PM ET4:26 GMT12:26 9:26 PM MST11:26 PM EST8:26 UAE05:2623:26 ET10:26 PM CT2:26 - Batum finished with 19 points, 13 rebounds and eight assists in Monday's win over Chicago.
Analysis: Batum has flirted with triple-doubles the last two games, averaging 22.5 points, 12.0 rebounds and 8.5 assists.
Feb. 7 12:43 AM PT1:43 AM MT2:43 AM CT3:43 AM ET8:43 GMT16:43 1:43 AM MST3:43 AM EST12:43 UAE09:433:43 ET2:43 AM CT6:43 - Batum came one assist shy of a triple-double in the Hornets' 108-104 win over Washington on Saturday.
Analysis: Batum finished with 26 points, 11 rebounds and nine assists. That came a day after he scored 21 points with seven assists and six rebounds in a loss to Miami.
Jan. 30 3:21 PM PT4:21 PM MT5:21 PM CT6:21 PM ET23:21 GMT7:21 4:21 PM MST6:21 PM EST3:21 UAE (+1)00:2118:21 ET5:21 PM CT21:21 - The Hornets have ruled Batum out for Sunday's game at the Los Angeles Lakers.
Analysis: Batum has been in and out of the lineup all month while battling a nagging toe sprain. The injury has clearly affected his performance, as he's gone 3 of 20 from the field while managing just nine points over the past two games.
Jan. 21 7:41 PM PT8:41 PM MT9:41 PM CT10:41 PM ET3:41 GMT11:41 8:41 PM MST10:41 PM EST7:41 UAE (+1)04:4122:41 ET9:41 PM CT1:41 - Batum is in the starting lineup for Wednesday's game at Utah.
Analysis: Batum, Charlotte's second leading scorer and rebounder, sat out the last three games with a sprained right toe. He may be on a minutes restriction due to the lingering injury.
Jan. 16 9:11 PM PT10:11 PM MT11:11 PM CT12:11 AM ET5:11 GMT13:11 10:11 PM MST12:11 AM EST9:11 UAE06:110:11 ET11:11 PM CT3:11 - Batum finished with 25 points and eight assists in Friday's loss at New Orleans.
Analysis: Batum only had 15 points in his previous two games since an injury was affecting him in adverse fashion.
Dec. 30 9:30 PM PT10:30 PM MT11:30 PM CT12:30 AM ET5:30 GMT13:30 10:30 PM MST12:30 AM EST9:30 UAE06:300:30 ET11:30 PM CT3:30 - Batum had nine points, seven assists and six boards Sunday.
Analysis: Batum was out four games with a sprained right toe.
Dec. 27 10:59 PM PT11:59 PM MT12:59 AM CT1:59 AM ET6:59 GMT14:59 11:59 PM MST1:59 AM EST10:59 UAE07:591:59 ET12:59 AM CT4:59 - Batum had 20 points, 11 rebounds and eight assists in the Hornets' 98-92 win over Memphis on Saturday.
Analysis: Batum has been solid for the Hornets, averaging a career-high 16.3 points.
Dec. 18 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 - Batum missed Thursday's win over Toronto due to an illness.
Analysis: Charlotte plays Saturday in Washington.
Dec. 10 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 CT4:35 - Batum logged his fifth career triple-double on Wednesday with 10 points, 11 rebounds and 11 assists.
Analysis: He made just 3 of 9 shots but posted his triple-double in just 28 minutes.
Nov. 16 10:43 PM PT11:43 PM MT12:43 AM CT1:43 AM ET6:43 GMT14:43 11:43 PM MST1:43 AM EST10:43 UAE07:431:43 ET12:43 AM CT4:43 - Batum scored a season-high 33 points on Sunday against Portland, his former team.
Analysis: He made 11 of 19 shots, including 5 of 10 3-pointers while adding five rebounds and six assists. Batum has averaged 28.3 points in his last three games.
Nov. 14 9:49 PM PT10:49 PM MT11:49 PM CT12:49 AM ET5:49 GMT13:49 10:49 PM MST12:49 AM EST9:49 UAE06:490:49 ET11:49 PM CT3:49 - Batum finished with 28 points and eight rebounds in Friday's loss at Chicago. He also hit 5 of 6 from 3-point range.
Analysis: Batum is averaging 23.0 points while sinking 10 of 16 from beyond the arc in his last three games.
Nov. 4 9:05 PM PT10:05 PM MT11:05 PM CT12:05 AM ET5:05 GMT13:05 10:05 PM MST12:05 AM EST9:05 UAE06:050:05 ET11:05 PM CT3:05 - Batum had a season-high 18 points along with eight rebounds in Tuesday's win over Chicago.
Analysis: The offseason addition has started to heat up from the perimeter, hitting 5 of 11 attempts from 3-point range while averaging 17 points over the past two games.

Regular Season Stats

Per Game
Year Team G MPG PPG RPG APG SPG BPG TOPG FG% 3P% FT%
08-09 Por 79 18.4 5.4 2.8 0.9 0.6 0.5 0.6 .446 .369 .808
09-10 Por 37 24.8 10.1 3.8 1.2 0.6 0.7 0.7 .519 .409 .843
10-11 Por 80 31.5 12.4 4.5 1.5 0.9 0.6 1.0 .455 .345 .841
11-12 Por 59 30.4 13.9 4.6 1.4 1.0 1.0 1.5 .451 .391 .836
12-13 Por 73 38.5 14.3 5.6 4.9 1.2 1.1 2.6 .423 .372 .848
13-14 Por 82 36.0 13.0 7.5 5.1 0.9 0.7 2.5 .465 .361 .803
14-15 Por 71 33.5 9.4 5.9 4.8 1.1 0.6 1.9 .400 .324 .857
15-16 Cha 70 35.0 14.9 6.1 5.8 0.9 0.6 2.9 .426 .348 .849
Career 551 31.4 11.7 5.2 3.4 0.9 0.7 1.8 .442 .360 .836

Totals
Year Team G Min FGM FGA 3PM 3PA FTM FTA OR TR A Stl Blk TO Pts
08-09 Por  79 1454 161 361 62 168 42 52 84 220 74 50 40 50 426
09-10 Por  37 918 139 268 54 132 43 51 32 141 44 24 25 27 375
10-11 Por  80 2522 367 807 118 342 138 164 109 361 123 68 49 83 990
11-12 Por  59 1791 289 641 107 274 133 159 81 271 84 57 60 90 818
12-13 Por  73 2807 352 833 165 444 178 210 97 412 360 91 83 190 1047
13-14 Por  82 2956 381 819 145 402 163 203 116 611 420 75 57 208 1070
14-15 Por  71 2380 240 600 100 309 84 98 62 416 341 78 40 132 664
15-16 Cha  70 2448 372 873 139 399 163 192 55 428 403 65 43 205 1046
Career 551 17276 2301 5202 890 2470 944 1129 636 2860 1849 508 397 985 6436

Postseason Stats

Per Game
Year Team G MPG PPG RPG APG SPG BPG TOPG FG% 3P% FT%
08-09 Por 6 10.5 2.0 0.5 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.5 .556 .500 -
09-10 Por 6 23.2 8.2 3.2 0.8 0.3 0.0 0.7 .459 .429 .750
10-11 Por 6 25.2 8.0 1.7 1.3 0.8 0.8 1.2 .413 .269 .750
13-14 Por 11 41.7 15.2 7.6 4.8 1.4 0.5 2.5 .472 .350 .800
14-15 Por 5 41.8 14.2 8.6 5.2 0.2 0.2 2.4 .343 .333 .769
15-16 Cha 5 28.8 11.4 3.6 2.0 0.4 0.0 1.6 .378 .273 .850
Career 39 29.9 10.4 4.5 2.6 0.7 0.3 1.6 .427 .337 .800

Totals
Year Team G Min FGM FGA 3PM 3PA FTM FTA OR TR A Stl Blk TO Pts
08-09 Por  6 63 5 9 2 4 0 0 1 3 1 1 2 3 12
09-10 Por  6 139 17 37 9 21 6 8 4 19 5 2 0 4 49
10-11 Por  6 151 19 46 7 26 3 4 1 10 8 5 5 7 48
13-14 Por  11 459 67 142 21 60 12 15 10 84 53 15 5 28 167
14-15 Por  5 209 24 70 13 39 10 13 6 43 26 1 1 12 71
15-16 Cha  5 144 17 45 6 22 17 20 2 18 10 2 0 8 57
Career 39 1165 149 349 58 172 48 60 24 177 103 26 13 62 404

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