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Ryan Anderson
PPG RPG APG
19.8 6.5 0.8
Team: New OrleansHeight: 6-10 Born: 5/6/1988
Position: F-CWeight: 240 Birthplace: Sacramento, California
College: CaliforniaDraft: 1st Round 21st pick by Nets (2008)


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Jan. 3 5:48 PM PT6:48 PM MT7:48 PM CT8:48 PM ET1:48 GMT9:48 6:48 PM MST8:48 PM EST5:48 UAE (+1)02:4820:48 ET7:48 PM CT23:48 - Anderson was taken from the court on a stretcher after colliding with Boston's Gerald Wallace in the fourth quarter on Jan. 3, and he's been diagnosed with a "cervical stinger."
Analysis: Anderson and Wallace collided near the Celtics' basket with 11:02 to play. They both went to the floor hard. Anderson remained on his back as he was being checked by the team's trainer and a Celtics' doctor before a stretcher was summoned. There's no time table for a return yet.
Dec. 16 9:17 PM PT10:17 PM MT11:17 PM CT12:17 AM ET5:17 GMT13:17 10:17 PM MST12:17 AM EST9:17 UAE06:170:17 ET11:17 PM CT3:17 - Anderson scored 26 in Sunday's loss at Denver, going 2 of 7 from beyond the arc.
Analysis: Anderson appears to be in a shooting slump, going 10 of 39 from 3-point range over his last five contests.
Dec. 11 7:32 PM PT8:32 PM MT9:32 PM CT10:32 PM ET3:32 GMT11:32 8:32 PM MST10:32 PM EST7:32 UAE (+1)04:3222:32 ET9:32 PM CT1:32 - Anderson shook off an unusually poor shooting night from long range, hitting two clutch 3-pointers in overtime and finishing with 22 points for the New Orleans Pelicans in a 111-106 victory over the Detroit Pistons on Wednesday night.
Analysis: Anderson entered a 50.0 percent shooter from 3-point land but made just 4 of 12 attempts. Still his point total was a welcome effort for fantasy owners.
Dec. 7 9:56 PM PT10:56 PM MT11:56 PM CT12:56 AM ET5:56 GMT13:56 10:56 PM MST12:56 AM EST9:56 UAE06:560:56 ET11:56 PM CT3:56 - Anderson had another rough shooting night, going 5 for 17 with 18 points in Friday's loss to Oklahoma City.
Analysis: Anderson is just 11 for 36 over his last two games including a 2-for-11 clip from 3-point range.
Dec. 3 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 - Anderson scored a career-high 36 points in Monday's 131-128 triple-overtime win at Chicago.
Analysis: Anderson shot 12 of 20, including 7 of 11 from 3-point range. He has averaged 22.6 points while going 35 of 63 from beyond the arc (55.6 percent) in eight games since debuting last month.
Dec. 2 10:24 PM PT11:24 PM MT12:24 AM CT1:24 AM ET6:24 GMT14:24 11:24 PM MST1:24 AM EST10:24 UAE07:241:24 ET12:24 AM CT4:24 - Anderson scored a season-high 31 while going 7 of 11 from deep in Sunday's win over the Knicks.
Analysis: The Pelicans are 5-2 since Anderson made his season debut. He's shooting an impressive 53.8 percent from 3-point range.
Nov. 26 8:18 PM PT9:18 PM MT10:18 PM CT11:18 PM ET4:18 GMT12:18 9:18 PM MST11:18 PM EST8:18 UAE05:1823:18 ET10:18 PM CT2:18 - Anderson turned in his first double-double of the season with 21 points and 12 rebounds in Tuesday's loss to Golden State.
Analysis: Despite missing the season's first nine games, Anderson hasn't looked rusty at all, going 17 of 32 from 3-point range.
Nov. 17 10:17 PM PT11:17 PM MT12:17 AM CT1:17 AM ET6:17 GMT14:17 11:17 PM MST1:17 AM EST10:17 UAE07:171:17 ET12:17 AM CT4:17 - Anderson returned in Saturday's win over Philadelphia and scored a game-high 26 points off the bench.
Analysis: He hit 6 of 10 from 3-point range, so his shot seems to be just fine after missing the first nine games of the season.
Oct. 30 1:49 PM PT2:49 PM MT3:49 PM CT4:49 PM ET20:49 GMT4:49 1:49 PM MST3:49 PM EST0:49 UAE (+1)21:4916:49 ET2:49 PM CT18:49 - Anderson has been out with a chip fracture in a toe on his right foot, though he appears to be nearing a return.
Analysis: The 6-foot-10 Anderson is one of New Orleans' top 3-point shooters. Last season, he averaged a career-high 16.2 points per game and shot 38 percent from 3-point range. He also grabbed 6.4 rebounds per game. When available, Anderson is expected to be one of New Orleans' top players coming off the bench and play significant minutes.

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