Birthplace: Perry, GA
NBA Seasons: 4
Al Thornton has been acquired by 3 Headed Monsters and will be ready to play Week 7. This is Thornton’s third season with the BIG3 after being drafted Season 1 and picked up mid-season year 2.
Former 3’s Company member and 2017 BIG3 Fourth Man of the Year Al Thornton has joined the 3 Headed Monsters.
Thornton, from Georgia, played his college basketball at Florida State for four seasons. In his senior season, Thorton averaged 19.7 points per game and earned first-team All-ACC honors in addition to third-team AP All-American honors.
The Los Angeles Clippers selected Thornton with the 14th overall pick in the 2007 NBA draft. He went on to play for the Clippers, Washington Wizards and Golden State Warriors before moving overseas to play basketball.
Over his NBA career, Thornton averaged 11.9 points and 4.2 rebounds per game.