Aaron Gordon scored 13 points Monday on 5-of-13 shooting as the Orlando Magic lost to the Indiana Pacers 105-97. Gordon pulled down 12 rebounds and added an assist, accumulating a plus-minus of -10 in his 35:21 on the floor. He added one block and one steal. Gordon went 2 of 9 from behind the arc.
Advice: Gordon's really struggling during the Magic's five-game slide. He's shooting 40.7 percent overall and 22.6 percent from 3-point range while averaging 13.2 points.
Aaron Gordon scored 18 points with nine rebounds, one assist and one turnover in 30 minutes against the Jazz on Saturday.
Advice: Despite coming into this game with a league-high 64 percent from three in home games, he actually missed all four shots from deep in this game. Gordon continues to flirt with 20 points most nights and he's adding a little bit of everything to his stat line. His breakout campaign should last all season.
Aaron Gordon scored 18 points Saturday, going 6 of 12 from the field, as the Orlando Magic lost to the Utah Jazz 125-85. Gordon grabbed nine rebounds and added an assist, tallying a plus-minus of -19 in his 29:40 on the floor.
Advice: Gordon finished a rebound shy of his second double-double in three games.
Aaron Gordon hit 4-of-10 shots on Wednesday for 12 points, five rebounds, two steals, one assist and two 3-pointers in 32 minutes.
Advice: The Blazers are typically tough against power forwards, but with Al-Farouq Aminu (ankle) sidelined and Noah Vonleh still getting up to speed, AG's owners surely expected more. Part of the reason he's holding second-round value is his ability to contribute across-the-board stats -- tonight it was a pair of steals and threes that bolstered his value. The Magic get a few days of rest before hosting the Jazz on Wednesday.
Aaron Gordon scored 12 points Wednesday, going 4 of 10 from the field, as the Orlando Magic lost to the Portland Trail Blazers 99-94. Gordon pulled down five rebounds and added an assist, tallying a plus-minus of -9 in his 31:33 on the floor. He tacked on two steals. Gordon went 2 of 6 from behind the arc.
Aaron Gordon said he would accept an invitation to the 2018 NBA Slam Dunk contest if asked by the league.
Advice: Yeah, it's probably safe to assume the NBA will ask. In addition to being one of the league's most dynamic dunkers this decade, Gordon has also improved all aspects of his game this season. In fact, maybe Air Gordon will seek an invite to the 3-point competition as well, considering his shooting a scorching 51.9 percent from downtown this season.
Aaron Gordon scored 10 points Monday, going 4 of 13 from the field, as the Orlando Magic lost to the Golden State Warriors 110-100. Gordon pulled down 10 rebounds and added an assist, tallying a plus-minus of -16 in his 33:14 on the floor. He added one steal. Gordon went 2 of 7 from behind the arc.
Advice: Gordon got the Draymond Green treatment and finished with a season-low point total despite coming up with his third double-double of the season. The improving forward still remains in must-start territory, as he's averaging 18.6 points and 7.8 rebounds in 11 games since returning from an ankle injury and has made an incredible 51.9 percent of his 3-point shots for the season.
Aaron Gordon scored 13 points Saturday on 5-of-11 shooting as the Orlando Magic fell to the Denver Nuggets 125-107. Gordon grabbed three rebounds and had five assists, tallying a plus-minus of -24 in his 30:12 of playing time. He added one block. Gordon went 1 of 5 from behind the arc.