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Marcus Thornton
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New Orleans Hornets  – No. 5
Shooting guard
Born June 5, 1987 (1987-06-05) (age 22)
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Listed weight 195 lb (88 kg)
League NBA
High school Tara
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
College LSU
Draft 43rd overall, 2009
Miami Heat
Pro career 2009–present
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Marcus Terrell Thornton (born June 5, 1987 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana) is an American professional basketball player for the New Orleans Hornets of the NBA. He played collegiately at Louisiana State University (LSU) where he was elected the Southeastern Conference Men's Basketball Player of the Year in 2009. He is a first cousin of Los Angeles Clippers player Al Thornton. Thornton was the 43rd pick by the Miami Heat at the 2009 NBA Draft, but his rights were traded to the New Orleans Hornets. He averaged 27 points and 6.5 rebounds per game as a high school senior.




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