Draymond Green #23 of the Golden State Warriors.
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Analyzing Draymond Green's Impact: A Statistical Breakdown of His NBA Career

Draymond Green has built a name for himself as one of the toughest players in the NBA, and he has the stats to back it up. Here's a breakdown.


Apr. 18 2024, Published 8:34 p.m. ET

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Select basketball players will undoubtedly leave a mark on the sporting industry, and Draymond Green is one of those athletes. The Golden State Warrior's power forward has always been a powerful force on the court, and he has the stats to prove it.

The Michigan native had an unlikely journey to basketball stardom after failing to get drafted in high school. Draymond went on to attend Michigan State University, where he focused on elevating his skill set.

Draymond was ultimately drafted by the Warriors, where he has been for his entire professional career. Since 2012, Draymond has proven to be one of the most fascinating players in the league, and he’s even become a leader on his team. Here is a detailed look at Draymond’s stats and career accomplishments.

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Draymond Green #23 of the Golden State Warriors shoots over Brandon Miller.

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And while Draymond is a defensive player, he continues to shine while on the offense. Over the course of his career, Draymond Green graced the court in a total of 785 games, with 608 of those as a starter, ESPN reports. Across those matchups, he maintained an average of 8.7 points per game. Additionally, he averages seven rebounds and 5.6 assists while on the court.

Here's a breakdown of Draymond Green's NBA stats.

At 6'6" (1.98m), Draymond Green often finds himself undersized compared to traditional power forwards in the NBA — as most stand around 6’8”. However, what he lacks in height, he more than compensates for with his sharp defensive instincts and tenacity.

Draymond’s defensive skills have earned him multiple NBA All-Defensive Team selections and the 2017 NBA Defensive Player of the Year Award.

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Draymond Green #23 of the Golden State Warriors in action against the New York Knicks

Thanks to his skills, the Michigan-born athlete has become a leader on the Warriors. However, Draymond’s leadership style can be a bit controversial – and he is fully aware of his reputation.

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“We sucked and we're still not very good, but I actually know how to lead my entire life,” he told NBC News during the 2019 season.

He added: “Some people look at it as a negative, depends on how you look at it. It's a negative or a positive. I know this team has a lot of improvement to do and we plan on doing it.”

So, what is Draymond Green's net worth? Let's calculate his career earnings.

Draymond Green’s time in the NBA has paid off. According to Celebrity Net Worth, the basketball veteran is worth $90 million.

One major contributor to the athlete’s net worth is his contract with the Golden State Warriors. In 2023, he inked a four-year, $100 million extension with the team, solidifying his status with the beloved franchise. The deal came after Draymond declined a $27 million player option option offer for the 2023-24 season.

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Draymond Green #23 of the Golden State Warriors arrives for a basketball game against the Los Angeles Lakers

Prior to signing the contract, Draymond expressed his desire to stay with the team under terms both parties could agree to.

“I've been here 11 years, you don't just up and change that," Draymond told ESPN. "The guys that I started with are still here. Of course, I'd love to be here, but I do understand that this is a business.'"

Draymond’s new deal will see him remain with the California-based team for four years, with a player option for the 2026-27 season.

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