Tim Thomas #7 - F

  • Age: 37
  • DOB: 1977/02/26
  • POB: Paterson, NJ
  • Height: 6-10 Weight: 240lbs
  • NBA Seasons: 13
  • Drafted by New Jersey in 1997 (1/7).

Career Stats

2008-09New YorkNBA36121.546.1%42.1%80.6%
2008-09LA ClippersNBA10522.037.8%30%61.8%
2008-09Total LAC/NY/ChiNBA64619.543.2%41.3%73.6%
2007-08LA ClippersNBA635130.841.3%30.6%75.2%
2006-07LA ClippersNBA762427.041.4%38.2%70.8%
2005-06Total Chi/PhxNBA291022.943.1%41.4%66.7%
2004-05New YorkNBA716827.343.9%40.9%78.6%
2003-04New YorkNBA242331.145.2%40.6%81.3%
2003-04Total Mil/NYNBA666531.744.6%37.6%78.4%
1998-99Total Phi/MilNBA502616.247.3%30.9%65.2%

Career Playoff Stats

2008-09New YorkNBA--------------
2007-08LA ClippersNBA--------------
2006-07LA ClippersNBA--------------
2004-05New YorkNBA--------------
2003-04New YorkNBA1122.040%0%80%

Scouting Report

AssetsCan score in spurts and is able to hit the three-pointer with some regularity. Fluid, skilled, and versatile for a 6-10 forward. Doesn't turn the ball over much.
FlawsStreaky and injury-prone. Has never played up to his athletic ability or size--doesn't pass, rebound, or defend like he could.
Career potentialAging perimeter-scoring 7th man / spot starter.

Honours and Awards

1997-98NBA - All-Rookie Second Team
1996-97NCAA - The Sporting News Freshman of the Year

Transactions / Injuries / Suspensions

2010/09/28Waived by the Dallas Mavericks.
2010/08/11Re-signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Dallas Mavericks to a one-year contract.
2010/04/29Missed the last 38 games of the regular season and 6 playoff games (personal reasons).
2010/01/30Personal reasons, day-to-day.
2010/01/24Missed 6 games (sore right Achilles).
2010/01/13Sore right Achilles, day-to-day.
2009/11/18Missed 11 games (right knee surgery).
2009/10/26Right knee surgery, sidelined indefinitely.
2009/07/28Signed as a free agent by the Dallas Mavericks.
2009/07/14Waived by the Chicago Bulls.
2009/04/13Missed 3 games (personal reasons).
2009/04/07Personal reasons, day-to-day.
2009/03/28Missed 1 game (back injury).
2009/03/26Back injury, day-to-day.
2009/03/13Missed 3 games (strained left knee).
2009/03/09Strained left knee, day-to-day.
2009/03/06Missed 2 games (quadricep injury).
2009/03/03Quadriceps injury, day-to-day.
2009/02/19Acquired from the New York Knicks.
2009/01/19Missed 2 games (flu).
2009/01/16Flu, day-to-day.
2009/01/06Missed 2 games (toe injury).
2009/01/02Toe injury, day-to-day.
2008/11/21Acquired from the Los Angeles Clippers.
2008/11/12Missed 1 game (sprained left ankle).
2008/11/09Sprained left ankle, day-to-day.
2008/04/16Missed the last 2 games of the regular season (sore Achilles).
2008/04/15Sore Achilles, day-to-day.
2008/04/08Missed 5 games (sore Achilles).
2008/03/29Sore Achilles, day-to-day.
2008/03/25Missed 1 game (stomach virus).
2008/03/22Stomach virus, day-to-day.
2008/03/07Missed 3 games (groin).
2008/03/01Groin, day-to-day.
2008/02/13Missed 2 games (sore back).
2008/02/09Sore back, day-to-day.
2008/02/08Missed 1 game (back spasms).
2008/02/06Back spasms, day-to-day.
2008/01/06Missed 4 games (sprained left knee).
2007/12/31Sprained left knee, day-to-day.
2007/12/18Missed 1 game (sprained right ankle).
2007/12/16Sprained right ankle, day-to-day.
2007/04/10Missed 1 game (left wrist injury).
2007/04/09Left wrist injury, day-to-day.
2007/03/23Missed 1 game (left elbow injury).
2007/03/21Left elbow injury, inactive list.
2007/02/11Missed 1 game (right knee injury).
2007/02/09Right knee injury, day-to-day.
2007/01/20Missed 2 games (ear Infection).
2007/01/17Ear Infection, inactive list.
2006/07/13Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Los Angeles Clippers to a four-year contract.
2006/03/03Signed as a free agent by the Phoenix Suns.
2006/03/01Waived by the Chicago Bulls.
2005/10/04Acquired from the New York Knicks.
2005/04/12Missed 2 games (patella tendinitis).
2005/04/08Patella tendinitis, day-to-day.
2005/02/04Missed 6 games (strained right calf).
2005/01/25Strained right calf, injured list.
2004/04/25Missed the last 3 games of Round One against the New Jersey Nets (back injury).
2004/04/20Back injury, day-to-day.
2004/04/08Fined $7,500 for publicly criticizing game officials.
2004/03/29Missed 4 games (groin).
2004/03/22Groin, day-to-day.
2004/02/15Acquired from the Milwaukee Bucks.
2003/12/14Missed 9 games (ankle injury).
2003/11/27Ankle injury, day-to-day.
2003/01/28Missed 2 games (sprained right shoulder).
2003/01/25Sprained right shoulder, day-to-day.
2002/03/26Missed 6 games (sprained right knee).
2002/03/12Sprained right knee, day-to-day.
2002/02/13Missed 2 games (ankle injury/personal reasons).
2002/02/12Personal reasons, day-to-day.
2002/02/07Ankle injury, day-to-day.
2002/01/03Fined $7,500 by the NBA for publicly criticizing officials on Dec 31 against the Chicago Bulls.


2009/07/28Signed as a free agent by the Dallas Mavericks.
2009/02/19Chicago Bulls traded Larry Hughes to the New York Knicks for Tim Thomas, Jerome James and Anthony Roberson.
2008/11/21New York Knicks traded Zach Randolph and Mardy Collins to the Los Angeles Clippers for Cuttino Mobley and Tim Thomas.
2006/07/13Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Los Angeles Clippers.
2006/03/03Signed as a free agent by the Phoenix Suns.
2005/10/04Chicago Bulls traded Eddy Curry and Antonio Davis to the New York Knicks for Tim Thomas, Mike Sweetney, Jermaine Jackson, a 2007 and 2009 second-round draft pick, a conditional 2006 first-round draft pick and a conditional right to swap 2007 first-round picks with Chicago.
2004/02/15In a three-way trade: Atlanta Hawks acquired Michael Doleac, Joel Przybilla and a second-round pick in 2005; Milwaukee Bucks acquired Keith Van Horn; New York Knicks acquired Tim Thomas and Nazr Mohammed.
1999/03/11Milwaukee Bucks traded Tyrone Hill and Jerald Honeycutt to the Philadelphia 76ers for Tim Thomas and Scott Williams.
1997/06/27Philadelphia 76ers traded the draft rights of Keith Van Horn, Lucious Harris, Don MacLean and Micheal Cage to the New Jersey Nets for Jim Jackson, Eric Montross and the draft rights to Tim Thomas and Anthony Parker.
1997/06/25Drafted by the New Jersey Nets in the 1st round (7th overall) in 1997.


GP - games played
GS - games started
MIN - minutes played
FG% - field goal percentage
3P% - three point percentage
FT% - free throw percentage
OREB - offensive rebounds
REB - rebounds
AST - assists
STL - steals
BLK - blocks
TO - turnovers
Foul - fouls
PTS - points

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