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Danilo Gallinari
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18.2 5.2 2.1
Team: Los AngelesHeight: 6-10 Born: 8/8/1988
Position: FWeight: 225 Birthplace: Sant'Angelo Lodigiano, Italy
College: NoneDraft: 1st Round 6th pick by Knicks (2008)


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July 30 6:02 PM PT7:02 PM MT8:02 PM CT9:02 PM ET1:02 GMT9:02 6:02 PM MST8:02 PM EST5:02 UAE (+1)03:0221:02 ET8:02 PM CTNaN:� - Gallinari will miss the EuroBasket tournament after breaking a bone in his hand while playing for Italy. Video showed Gallinari throwing a punch and striking an opponent in the head Sunday as the Italians played an exhibition game against the Netherlands for the upcoming tournament.
Analysis: The Italian federation wrote on Twitter that Gallinari fractured the first metacarpal on his right hand and that the estimated recovery time was 40 days.
July 6 4:10 PM PT5:10 PM MT6:10 PM CT7:10 PM ET23:10 GMT7:10 4:10 PM MST6:10 PM EST3:10 UAE (+1)01:1019:10 ET6:10 PM CTNaN:� - The Los Angeles Clippers have acquired forward Danilo Gallinari from Denver as part of a three-team trade that also involved Atlanta.
Analysis: In the swap announced Thursday, the Clippers sent Jamal Crawford, Diamond Stone, cash considerations and a protected 2018 first-round pick to the Hawks. The Nuggets receive a 2019 second-round pick from Atlanta.
Apr. 11 8:04 AM PT9:04 AM MT10:04 AM CT11:04 AM ET15:04 GMT23:04 8:04 AM MST10:04 AM EST19:04 UAE17:0411:04 ET10:04 AM CTNaN:� - Gallinari (rest) won't play in the Nuggets' final two games.
Analysis: The Italian deserves a rest. He's averaged 25.4 points in the last five games.
Apr. 9 6:43 PM PT7:43 PM MT8:43 PM CT9:43 PM ET1:43 GMT9:43 6:43 PM MST8:43 PM EST5:43 UAE (+1)03:4321:43 ET8:43 PM CTNaN:� - Danilo Gallinari scored 34 points Sunday on 12-of-20 shooting as the Denver Nuggets lost to the Oklahoma City Thunder 106-105. Gallinari pulled down 10 rebounds and dished out three assists, tallying a plus-minus of -6 in his 37:52 of playing time. He added two steals. Gallinari went 4 of 9 from behind the arc.
Analysis: Gallinari bounced back nicely after a 4-for-11 shooting performance Friday against the Pelicans.
Apr. 7 7:36 PM PT8:36 PM MT9:36 PM CT10:36 PM ET2:36 GMT10:36 7:36 PM MST9:36 PM EST6:36 UAE (+1)04:3622:36 ET9:36 PM CTNaN:� - Danilo Gallinari scored 13 points Friday on 4-of-11 shooting as the Denver Nuggets topped the New Orleans Pelicans 122-106. Gallinari pulled down four rebounds and had two assists, tallying a plus-minus of +23 in his 32:44 on the floor. Gallinari went 2 of 6 from 3-point range.
Apr. 5 7:20 PM PT8:20 PM MT9:20 PM CT10:20 PM ET2:20 GMT10:20 7:20 PM MST9:20 PM EST6:20 UAE (+1)04:2022:20 ET9:20 PM CTNaN:� - Danilo Gallinari scored 23 points Wednesday on 8-of-16 shooting as the Denver Nuggets fell to the Houston Rockets 110-104. Gallinari pulled down five rebounds and dished out three assists, accumulating a plus-minus of +9 in his 38:08 on the floor. Gallinari went 3 of 8 from 3-point range.
Analysis: Gallinari has averaged 26.7 points while hitting 11 of 25 from 3-point range over his last three games.
Apr. 4 8:41 PM PT9:41 PM MT10:41 PM CT11:41 PM ET3:41 GMT11:41 8:41 PM MST10:41 PM EST7:41 UAE (+1)05:4123:41 ET10:41 PM CTNaN:� - Danilo Gallinari scored 28 points Tuesday, going 9 of 15 from the field, as the Denver Nuggets defeated the New Orleans Pelicans 134-131. Gallinari pulled down five rebounds and had three assists, tallying a plus-minus of +7 in his 41:32 on the floor. Gallinari went 5 of 10 from behind the arc.
Apr. 2 5:41 PM PT6:41 PM MT7:41 PM CT8:41 PM ET0:41 GMT8:41 5:41 PM MST7:41 PM EST4:41 UAE (+1)02:4120:41 ET7:41 PM CTNaN:� - Danilo Gallinari scored 29 points Sunday on 11-of-19 shooting as the Denver Nuggets topped the Miami Heat 116-113. Gallinari grabbed five rebounds and dished out two assists, accumulating a plus-minus of +12 in his 37:06 of playing time. He added one steal. Gallinari went 3 of 7 from behind the arc.
Analysis: Gallinari's points were his most since Jan. 28. He has made 16 of 30 shots in his last two games after going 7 of 33 in his prior three, which came immediately a four-game absence due to a sore knee.
Mar. 31 5:31 PM PT6:31 PM MT7:31 PM CT8:31 PM ET0:31 GMT8:31 5:31 PM MST7:31 PM EST4:31 UAE (+1)02:3120:31 ET7:31 PM CTNaN:� - Danilo Gallinari scored 19 points Friday, going 5 of 11 from the field, as the Denver Nuggets lost to the Charlotte Hornets 122-114. Gallinari pulled down five rebounds and dished out four assists, tallying a plus-minus of +3 in his 34:28 on the floor. Gallinari went 4 of 6 from 3-point range.
Analysis: He shot just 7 of 33 overall and 3 of 18 from deep in the previous three games.
Mar. 29 9:14 PM PT10:14 PM MT11:14 PM CT12:14 AM ET4:14 GMT12:14 9:14 PM MST11:14 PM EST8:14 UAE06:140:14 ET11:14 PM CTNaN:� - Danilo Gallinari scored 13 points Tuesday on 3-of-15 shooting as the Denver Nuggets fell to the Portland Trail Blazers 122-113. Gallinari pulled down six rebounds and dished out three assists, accumulating a plus-minus of +4 in his 31:51 on the floor. Gallinari went 1 of 8 from 3-point range.
Mar. 26 7:01 PM PT8:01 PM MT9:01 PM CT10:01 PM ET2:01 GMT10:01 7:01 PM MST9:01 PM EST6:01 UAE (+1)04:0122:01 ET9:01 PM CTNaN:� - Danilo Gallinari scored 11 points Sunday on 2-of-6 shooting as the Denver Nuggets lost to the New Orleans Pelicans 115-90. Gallinari grabbed five rebounds and did not have an assist, accumulating a plus-minus of -7 in his 23:55 of playing time. Gallinari went 2 of 4 from 3-point range.
Analysis: Though Gallinari put up 21 points in Friday's return from a knee injury, he ended 2 of 12 from the field. Until he shakes off the rust, it's probably better to pursue other alternatives at the forward position.
Mar. 24 6:21 PM PT7:21 PM MT8:21 PM CT9:21 PM ET1:21 GMT9:21 6:21 PM MST8:21 PM EST5:21 UAE (+1)02:2121:21 ET7:21 PM CTNaN:� - Danilo Gallinari scored 21 points Friday on 2-of-12 shooting as the Denver Nuggets defeated the Indiana Pacers 125-117. Gallinari grabbed a season high-tying 11 rebounds and had two assists, accumulating a plus-minus of +14 in his 35:09 on the floor. He added two blocks and one steal. Gallinari struggled from behind the arc, coming up empty on all six of his attempts.
Analysis: He went 17 of 18 from the free-throw line in his first game back after missing four with a sore knee.
Mar. 15 10:56 AM PT11:56 AM MT12:56 PM CT1:56 PM ET17:56 GMT1:56 10:56 AM MST12:56 PM EST21:56 UAE18:5613:56 ET11:56 AM CTNaN:� - Gallinari says he will play in Friday's game after sitting out Denver's last four games with a bone bruise in his left knee.
Analysis: Gallinari still might not be a good play considering he admits to not being at 100 percent. He hasn't played much of late due to a variety of ailments but still leads the Nuggets with 17.7 points per game, including an average of 20.1 over his last nine.
Mar. 14 9:47 PM PT10:47 PM MT11:47 PM CT12:47 AM ET4:47 GMT12:47 9:47 PM MST11:47 PM EST8:47 UAE05:470:47 ET10:47 PM CTNaN:� - Danilo Gallinari scored 18 points Monday, going 5 of 10 from the field, as the Denver Nuggets topped the Los Angeles Lakers 129-101. Gallinari pulled down three rebounds and had five assists, accumulating a plus-minus of +14 in his 28:41 on the floor. He added one block. Gallinari went 3 of 6 from 3-point range.
Mar. 12 10:53 PM PT11:53 PM MT12:53 AM CT1:53 AM ET5:53 GMT13:53 10:53 PM MST12:53 AM EST9:53 UAE06:531:53 ET11:53 PM CTNaN:� - Danilo Gallinari scored 15 points Saturday on 5-of-11 shooting as the Denver Nuggets topped the Sacramento Kings 105-92. Gallinari grabbed five rebounds and had two assists, accumulating a plus-minus of +11 in his 33:57 on the floor. He tacked on one steal. Gallinari went 1 of 3 from 3-point range.
Mar. 10 7:58 PM PT8:58 PM MT9:58 PM CT10:58 PM ET3:58 GMT11:58 8:58 PM MST10:58 PM EST7:58 UAE (+1)04:5822:58 ET9:58 PM CTNaN:� - Danilo Gallinari scored 20 points Friday on 6-of-12 shooting as the Denver Nuggets topped the Boston Celtics 119-99. Gallinari pulled down five rebounds and added an assist, tallying a plus-minus of +8 in his 34:24 of playing time. He added two steals. Gallinari went 3 of 5 from 3-point range.
Analysis: The Italian missed Denver's previous game dealing with vertigo but looked just fine in helping the Nuggets to a key win. Gallinari has now put up 20 or more points in six of his last seven games and is 18 of 39 (46.2 percent) from behind the arc over that period.
Mar. 8 8:57 AM PT9:57 AM MT10:57 AM CT11:57 AM ET16:57 GMT0:57 9:57 AM MST11:57 AM EST20:57 UAE17:5711:57 ET10:57 AM CTNaN:� - Gallinari (illness) will play in Friday's game against Boston after sitting out Wednesday.
Analysis: Gallinari returned despite dealing with vertigo.
Mar. 7 9:07 PM PT10:07 PM MT11:07 PM CT12:07 AM ET5:07 GMT13:07 10:07 PM MST12:07 AM EST9:07 UAE06:070:07 ET11:07 PM CTNaN:� - Danilo Gallinari scored 18 points Monday, going 5 of 7 from the field, as the Denver Nuggets topped the Sacramento Kings 108-96. Gallinari pulled down six rebounds and had two assists, tallying a plus-minus of +18 in his 31:01 of playing time. Gallinari went 3 of 4 from 3-point range.
Mar. 4 8:54 PM PT9:54 PM MT10:54 PM CT11:54 PM ET4:54 GMT12:54 9:54 PM MST11:54 PM EST8:54 UAE05:5423:54 ET10:54 PM CTNaN:� - Gallinari scored 22 points Saturday on 5-of-15 shooting as the Denver Nuggets lost to the Charlotte Hornets 112-102. Gallinari grabbed five rebounds and did not have an assist, tallying a plus-minus of -8 in his 33:29 on the floor. He added one steal. Gallinari went 2 of 8 from behind the arc.
Analysis: He's averaged 22 points in the last five games.
Mar. 1 7:46 PM PT8:46 PM MT9:46 PM CT10:46 PM ET3:46 GMT11:46 8:46 PM MST10:46 PM EST7:46 UAE (+1)04:4622:46 ET9:46 PM CTNaN:� - Danilo Gallinari scored 22 points Wednesday, going 6 of 11 from the field, as the Denver Nuggets defeated the Milwaukee Bucks 110-98. Gallinari pulled down five rebounds and added an assist, tallying a plus-minus of +5 in his 33:36 on the floor. He added one block and one steal. Gallinari went 2 of 5 from behind the arc.
Analysis: Gallinari is showing he's all the way back from a groin injury that sidelined him for much of February by producing four straight games with at least 20 points. The Italian is 10 of 22 from beyond the arc over that span.
Feb. 28 7:11 PM PT8:11 PM MT9:11 PM CT10:11 PM ET3:11 GMT11:11 8:11 PM MST10:11 PM EST7:11 UAE (+1)04:1122:11 ET9:11 PM CTNaN:� - Gallinari scored 22 points Tuesday, going 7 of 10 from the field, as the Denver Nuggets topped the Chicago Bulls 125-107. Gallinari grabbed three rebounds and did not have an assist, accumulating a plus-minus of +3 in his 32:20 on the floor. He tacked on one steal. Gallinari went 3 of 4 from 3-point range.
Analysis: He's averaged 22 points and 53.8 percent in the last three games.
Feb. 26 5:42 PM PT6:42 PM MT7:42 PM CT8:42 PM ET1:42 GMT9:42 6:42 PM MST8:42 PM EST5:42 UAE (+1)02:4220:42 ET7:42 PM CTNaN:� - Gallinari scored 24 points Sunday against Memphis.
Analysis: He's averaged 19.7 points on 19-of-38 shooting and 6.0 rebounds in his last three games after missing eight with a groin injury. Clearly, the injury is not a problem for the Italian sharpshooter.
Feb. 2 7:40 AM PT8:40 AM MT9:40 AM CT10:40 AM ET15:40 GMT23:40 8:40 AM MST10:40 AM EST19:40 UAE16:4010:40 ET9:40 AM CTNaN:� - Gallinari (strained right groin) played Thursday in Sacramento after sitting out the past eight contests, and will play again Friday.
Analysis: He scored 15 points in 30 minutes against the Kings.
Jan. 29 6:39 AM PT7:39 AM MT8:39 AM CT9:39 AM ET14:39 GMT22:39 7:39 AM MST9:39 AM EST18:39 UAE15:399:39 ET8:39 AM CTNaN:� - Gallinari had a season-high 32 points Saturday night at Phoenix.
Analysis: Gallinari has posted two of his top three scoring performances of the season in the last two games after he had 25 points Friday against the Suns.
Jan. 26 7:57 PM PT8:57 PM MT9:57 PM CT10:57 PM ET3:57 GMT11:57 8:57 PM MST10:57 PM EST7:57 UAE (+1)04:5722:57 ET9:57 PM CTNaN:� - Gallinari had his second-best scoring performance of the season with 25 points and grabbed seven rebounds Thursday against Phoenix.
Analysis: This was a bounce-back game for Gallinari, who totaled 25 points on 7-of-20 shooting in his two previous contests.
Jan. 22 2:29 PM PT3:29 PM MT4:29 PM CT5:29 PM ET22:29 GMT6:29 3:29 PM MST5:29 PM EST2:29 UAE (+1)23:2917:29 ET4:29 PM CTNaN:� - Gallinari will play in Sunday's game at Minnesota.
Analysis: Denver's leading scorer has been dealing with a sore right ankle and was uncertain to play in the second game of a back-to-back. Gallinari had 18 points in 32 minutes in Saturday's 123-98 win over the Clippers.
Jan. 19 8:43 AM PT9:43 AM MT10:43 AM CT11:43 AM ET16:43 GMT0:43 9:43 AM MST11:43 AM EST20:43 UAE17:4311:43 ET10:43 AM CTNaN:� - Gallinari (ankle) had 18 points Saturday and expects to play again Sunday.
Analysis: Gallinari had regularly been listed as probable for Saturday due to the nagging ankle problem before being downgrded to questionable Thursday and eventually missing the game. He had been playing through the injury, not missing a game since late November.
Jan. 16 12:23 PM PT1:23 PM MT2:23 PM CT3:23 PM ET20:23 GMT4:23 1:23 PM MST3:23 PM EST0:23 UAE (+1)21:2315:23 ET2:23 PM CTNaN:� - Gallinari had 15 points in 40 minutes Monday despite an ankle issue, and he will play Tuesday.
Analysis: He leads Denver averaging 17 points.
Jan. 12 2:05 PM PT3:05 PM MT4:05 PM CT5:05 PM ET22:05 GMT6:05 3:05 PM MST5:05 PM EST2:05 UAE (+1)23:0517:05 ET4:05 PM CTNaN:� - Gallinari scored 18 points in London on Thursday.
Analysis: He's averaging 19 points and 6.2 rebounds over the last nine games.
Jan. 11 8:06 AM PT9:06 AM MT10:06 AM CT11:06 AM ET16:06 GMT0:06 9:06 AM MST11:06 AM EST20:06 UAE17:0611:06 ET10:06 AM CTNaN:� - Gallinari (sore ankle) has been upgraded to probable for the Nuggets' game against Indiana in London on Thursday.
Analysis: Whether or not Gallinari, Denver's top scorer at 17.1 points per game, is on a minutes restriction remains to be seen. He's shot just 32.3 percent from the field over his last two games, so the injury may have been affecting his performance.
Jan. 3 8:36 PM PT9:36 PM MT10:36 PM CT11:36 PM ET4:36 GMT12:36 9:36 PM MST11:36 PM EST8:36 UAE05:3623:36 ET10:36 PM CTNaN:� - Gallinari scored 24 points Tuesday against Sacramento for his highest total in nine games.
Analysis: He shot 8 of 12 from the field, matched a season high with four 3-pointers and chipped in four rebounds and three assists. Gallinari is 40 of 43 from the free-throw line in his last six games and ranks among the league leaders with an 88.5 season percentage.
Dec. 29 9:27 PM PT10:27 PM MT11:27 PM CT12:27 AM ET5:27 GMT13:27 10:27 PM MST12:27 AM EST9:27 UAE06:270:27 ET11:27 PM CTNaN:� - Gallinari went 6 of 9 from the field in an 18-point, five-rebound effort Wednesday against Minnesota.
Analysis: The Italian sharpshooter is on a nice seven-game run in which he's averaged 19 points and made 43.2 percent (16 of 37) of his 3-point tries. Gallinari's been good on the boards lately as well, amassing 27 rebounds over his past three contests.
Dec. 27 6:40 AM PT7:40 AM MT8:40 AM CT9:40 AM ET14:40 GMT22:40 7:40 AM MST9:40 AM EST18:40 UAE15:409:40 ET8:40 AM CTNaN:� - Gallinari had 23 points and 11 boards in the Nuggets' 106-102 win over the short-handed Clippers on Monday.
Analysis: Gallinari rarely takes more than 12 or 13 shots per game, but he got to the free-throw line 12 times Monday and can put up big numbers if he's getting fouled.
Dec. 23 8:37 PM PT9:37 PM MT10:37 PM CT11:37 PM ET4:37 GMT12:37 9:37 PM MST11:37 PM EST8:37 UAE05:3723:37 ET10:37 PM CTNaN:� - Gallinari had 21 points and a season-high 11 rebounds for the Nuggets on Friday.
Analysis: This was his first double-double of the season.
Dec. 15 8:05 PM PT9:05 PM MT10:05 PM CT11:05 PM ET4:05 GMT12:05 9:05 PM MST11:05 PM EST8:05 UAE05:0523:05 ET10:05 PM CTNaN:� - Gallianri dropped a season-high 27 points on 8-of-13 shooting in Thursday's win over Portland.
Analysis: This was a nice bounce-back game for Gallinari, who was limited to 12 points on 3 of 10 from the field in Monday's loss at Dallas. Fantasy owners would like to see Gallinari contribute in other areas since his 4.7 rebounds and 2.1 assists per game are both below last season's totals.
Dec. 10 7:11 PM PT8:11 PM MT9:11 PM CT10:11 PM ET3:11 GMT11:11 8:11 PM MST10:11 PM EST7:11 UAE (+1)04:1122:11 ET9:11 PM CTNaN:� - Gallinari had 21 points, hitting 5 of 8 from the field and 9 of 10 at the foul line, while chipping in six rebounds and three assists Saturday.
Analysis: Gallinari had shot 31.7 percent from the floor in his previous four games.
Dec. 8 6:04 PM PT7:04 PM MT8:04 PM CT9:04 PM ET2:04 GMT10:04 7:04 PM MST9:04 PM EST6:04 UAE (+1)03:0421:04 ET8:04 PM CTNaN:� - Gallinari shot 1 of 8 from 3-point range Thursday en route to his 14 points.
Analysis: Gallinari is shooting 31.7 percent from the field in his last four games while averaging just 13.8 points but remains the team's second-leading scorer (16.2).
Dec. 5 5:46 PM PT6:46 PM MT7:46 PM CT8:46 PM ET1:46 GMT9:46 6:46 PM MST8:46 PM EST5:46 UAE (+1)02:4620:46 ET7:46 PM CTNaN:� - Gallinari scored a season-high 24 points Monday.
Analysis: He's averaging 17.3 points in four games since missing three in a row with a bruised thigh.
Dec. 3 10:03 AM PT11:03 AM MT12:03 PM CT1:03 PM ET18:03 GMT2:03 11:03 AM MST1:03 PM EST22:03 UAE19:0313:03 ET12:03 PM CTNaN:� - Gallinari will play in Saturday's game at Utah.
Analysis: Denver's second-leading scorer has been dealing with a thigh bruise for more than a week, though he's put up 33 points while playing the last two games after missing three with the injury.
Nov. 23 12:03 PM PT1:03 PM MT2:03 PM CT3:03 PM ET20:03 GMT4:03 1:03 PM MST3:03 PM EST0:03 UAE (+1)21:0315:03 ET2:03 PM CTNaN:� - The Nuggets have Gallinari back in the lineup for Wednesday's game against Miami.
Analysis: Denver's second-leading scorer returns from a three-game absence caused by a thigh bruise. Gallinari has been struggling prior to being sidelined, going 3 for 17 from 3-point range and shooting 36.7 percent overall over his previous four games.
Nov. 13 7:53 PM PT8:53 PM MT9:53 PM CT10:53 PM ET3:53 GMT11:53 8:53 PM MST10:53 PM EST7:53 UAE (+1)04:5322:53 ET9:53 PM CTNaN:� - Gallinari played well with 19 points and seven rebounds in Sunday's 112-105 loss at Portland. He hit three 3-pointers.
Analysis: Gallinari has been pretty consistent so far, averaging 16.8 points while hitting 22 of 53 (41.5 percent) from 3-point range in 10 games.
Nov. 12 8:45 PM PT9:45 PM MT10:45 PM CT11:45 PM ET4:45 GMT12:45 9:45 PM MST11:45 PM EST8:45 UAE05:4523:45 ET10:45 PM CTNaN:� - Gallinari had a strong effort with 18 points on 5-of-10 shooting with four rebounds Saturday in a loss to Detroit.
Analysis: Gallinari hasn't been bad by any stretch this season, but he isn't scoring (16.6) at the pace he did last season when he averaged a career-best 19.5 points. His rebounds also are down, averaging 3.7 after last season's 5.3 total.
Nov. 8 7:48 PM PT8:48 PM MT9:48 PM CT10:48 PM ET3:48 GMT11:48 8:48 PM MST10:48 PM EST7:48 UAE (+1)04:4822:48 ET9:48 PM CTNaN:� - Gallinari set season highs with 21 points and seven rebounds Tuesday in a loss at Memphis.
Analysis: Gallinari also went 3 for 5 from 3-point range and has hit multiple 3s in five straight games, going 13 for 28.
Nov. 3 7:54 PM PT8:54 PM MT9:54 PM CT10:54 PM ET2:54 GMT10:54 7:54 PM MST9:54 PM EST6:54 UAE (+1)03:5422:54 ET8:54 PM CTNaN:� - Gallinari had his best game of the season Thursday in a 102-99 win at Minnesota with nine of his 19 points in the third quarter and five rebounds.
Analysis: Gallinari connected on a season-best four 3-pointers and is 9 for 23 from long range this season. The Italian sharpshooter is off to a solid start, but his injury history leaves doubt as to whether he can stay healthy.

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