NIELSEN, MATT
Lietuvos Rytas 44 Forward
Height: 2.08 Born: 3 February, 1978 Nationality: Australia
EuroLeague 2005-06 STATISTICS
  Rebounds Blocks Fouls
  G GS Min Pts 2FG 3FG FT O D T As St To Fv Ag Cm Rv PIR
Totals 19 13 488:30 235 67/138 10/28 71/101 31 67 98 33 21 39 6 2 53 78 258
Averages 19 13 25:42 12.4 48.6% 35.7% 70.3% 1.6 3.5 5.2 1.7 1.1 2.1 0.3 0.1 2.8 4.1 13.6
  Rebounds Blocks Fouls
# Game Min Pts 2FG 3FG FT O D T As St To Fv Ag Cm Rv PIR
15 vs CSKA Moscow 24:00 11 5/7 0/1 1/3 3 1 4     2       3 11
16 * vs GHP Bamberg 26:15 12 4/11 1/2 1/2 1 2 3 1 2   1   4 1 7
17 * at Tau Ceramica 34:45 19 6/12 1/3 4/7 2 2 4 4 5 2   1 4 6 20
19 * vs Tau Ceramica 23:45 10 2/7 1/1 3/7 3 1 4 2   3     5 3 2
20 * at GHP Bamberg 31:45 21 6/12 1/1 6/9   7 7 4   3 1   3 9 27
5 Totals 140:30 73 23/49 4/8 15/28 9 13 22 11 7 10 2 1 16 22 67
Average 28:06 14.6 46.9% 50% 53.6% 1.8 2.6 4.4 2.2 1.4 2 0.4 0.2 3.2 4.4 13.4
  Rebounds Blocks Fouls
# Game Min Pts 2FG 3FG FT O D T As St To Fv Ag Cm Rv PIR
1 * at Cibona VIP 24:45 6 1/5   4/4 4 5 9   2 3 2   1 3 14
2 vs AJ Milano 11:30 4 1/2 0/1 2/2   2 2     1     2 1 2
3 * at Winterthur FC Barcelona 35:45 27 11/17   5/6 2 4 6   2 3 1   3 6 29
4 * vs Olympiacos 16:00 2 1/2       2 2     3     4 2 -2
5 at Efes Pilsen 9:45 2 1/2 0/1     5 5 1   3     5 1 -1
6 at Maccabi Elite 22:00 8 3/9   2/4   5 5 2   1     3 1 4
7 * vs Prokom Trefl Sopot 34:00 5 2/7 0/3 1/2 2 5 7 4 2 3       3 9
8 * vs Cibona VIP 29:45 13 6/10 0/1 1/2 3 1 4 5   1     2 2 15
9 at AJ Milano 31:45 21 4/7 2/2 7/10   5 5 2 4 2     3 7 28
10 * vs Winterthur FC Barcelona 19:30 8 1/3 0/1 6/8 1 3 4 1   1     2 4 9
11 * at Olympiacos 32:45 16 2/6 2/3 6/9 5 7 12 3 1 2 1   4 6 25
12 vs Efes Pilsen 29:00 17 3/5 0/3 11/12 1 5 6 1   2     2 9 23
13 * vs Maccabi Elite 26:15 16 4/8 1/1 5/6 1 2 3 1   1   1 4 6 15
14 * at Prokom Trefl Sopot 25:15 17 4/6 1/4 6/8 3 3 6 2 3 3     2 5 21
14 Totals 348:00 162 44/89 6/20 56/73 22 54 76 22 14 29 4 1 37 56 191
Average 24:51 11.6 49.4% 30% 76.7% 1.6 3.9 5.4 1.6 1 2.1 0.3 0.1 2.6 4 13.6
EuroLeague 2005-06 individual rankings
This player is not ranked among the Top 25 in any category.
Career Notes
signed for the 1996-97 season by Sydney Kings (Australia)…played there till the 2003-04 championship…moved to Greece for the 2004-05 season, signed by PAOK Thessaloniki…moved to Lithuania for the 2005-06 season, signed by Lietuvos rytas Vilnius…played there till November'08…moved to Spain, signed by Valencia BC for the remainder of the season…played there also the 2009-10 championship...moved to Greece for the 2010-11 season, signed by Olympiacos Piraeus...moved to Russia for the 2011-12 season, signed by BC Khimki Moscow region...he's still playing there.
Miscellaneous
won the 2010 Eurocup with Valencia CB...won the 2012 Eurocup with BC Khimki...named the 2010 Eurocup Final MVP...named to the 2009-10 All-Eurocup First Team...named to the 2008-09 All-Eurocup Second Team...named the 2009-2010 Eurocup Last 16 Week-3 MVP...won the 2002-03 and 2003-04 NBL Championship with Sydney Kings…won the 2005-06 Lithuanian National Championship with Lietuvos rytas Vilnius…won the 2011 Greek National Cup with Olympiacos Piraeus...won the 2006 and 2007 Baltic League with Lietuvos rytas Vilnius…played the 2007 Lithuanian All Star Game...played the 2006 Baltic League All Star Game...named to the 2000-01, 2001-02 and 2002-03 All-NBL 2nd Team…has been member of the Australian U-22 National Team…played at the 1997 World U-22 Championship…member of the Australian National Team…won the gold medal at the 2001 Goodwill Games…played at the 2004, 2008 and 2012 Olympic Games…won the gold medal at the 2005 Oceanian Championship...played at the 2010 World Championship.
Euroleague
Season Team G Pts Avg 2FG % 3FG % FT % Reb St As Bl
2005-06 Lietuvos Rytas 19 235 12.4 67/138 48.6 10/28 35.7 71/101 70.3 98 21 33 6
2007-08 Lietuvos Rytas 13 129 9.9 39/67 58.2 6/24 25 33/41 80.5 63 11 20 6
2010-11 Olympiacos Piraeus 14 61 4.4 20/43 46.5 2/14 14.3 15/20 75 40 8 8 1
2012-13 Khimki Moscow Region 15 26 1.7 12/23 52.2 0/3 0 2/4 50 26 4 24 5
Totals 61 451 7.4 138/271 50.9 18/69 26.1 121/166 72.9 227 44 85 18
Averages 61 451 7.4 138/271 50.9 18/69 26.1 121/166 72.9 3.7 0.7 1.4 0.3
Eurocup
Season Team G Pts Avg 2FG % 3FG % FT % Reb St As Bl
2004-05 PAOK BC 14 194 13.9 62/116 53.4 10/25 40 40/56 71.4 98 19 26 16
2006-07 Lietuvos Rytas 14 134 9.6 47/92 51.1 7/26 26.9 19/34 55.9 80 7 22 10
2008-09 Pamesa Valencia 11 115 10.5 36/64 56.3 2/12 16.7 37/48 77.1 48 14 21 11
2009-10 Power Electronics 15 151 10.1 45/82 54.9 5/31 16.1 46/63 73 78 15 39 10
2011-12 BC Khimki 15 43 2.9 17/39 43.6 0/3 0 9/11 81.8 42 7 18 6
Totals 69 637 9.2 207/393 52.7 24/97 24.7 151/212 71.2 346 62 126 53
Averages 69 637 9.2 207/393 52.7 24/97 24.7 151/212 71.2 5 0.9 1.8 0.8
Career Stats
Other Competition                                                                                                                                                                                            
Season Team G Pts Avg 2FG
M-A
% 3FG
M-A
% FT
M-A
% Reb St As Bl
1996/97  Sydney 21 288 13,7 104/248 41,9 7/12 58,3 59/91 64,8 142 26 34 25
1997/98  Sydney 28 460 16,4 170/299 56,9 5/24 20,8 105/153 68,6 232 36 62 19
1998/99  Sydney 19 387 20,4 141/260 54,2 5/31 16,1 90/131 68,7 173 20 47
1999/00  Sydney 28 467 16,7 179/326 54,9 4/25 16 97/130 74,6 187 17 63
2000/01  Sydney 27 354 13,1 134/237 56,5 8/27 29,6 78/118 66,1 155 20 41
2001/02  Sydney 29 548 18,9 201/346 58,1 14/55 25,5 104/147 70,7 251 36 112
2002/03  Sydney 30 430 14,3 181/322 56,2 0/4 0 68/119 57,1 205 23 59 61
2003/04  Sydney 40 887 22,2 308/563 54,7 22/67 32,8 205/287 71,4 424 118 139 41
2004/05  PAOK 28 388 13,9 120/229 52,4 13/43 30,2 109/147 74,1 188 19 42 19
2005/06  Lietuvos r 20 225 11,3 72/119 60,5 5/20 25 46/56 82,1 87 19 44 26
2006/07  Lietuvos r 14 131 9,4 44/82 53,7 5/20 25 28/41 68,3 83 17 27 8
2007/08  Lietuvos r 16 138 8,6 37/65 56,9 7/25 28 43/53 81,1 72 17 23 10
2008/09  Lietuvos r 7 52 7,4 18/30 60 0/5 0 16/21 76,2 35 9 10 1
 Valencia 23 202 8,8 60/126 47,6 12/37 32,4 46/58 79,3 94 29 43 15
2009/10  Valencia 36 316 8,8 83/167 49,7 17/55 30,9 99/125 79,2 154 30 106 14
2010/11  Olympiacos 16 144 9 44/74 59,5 4/17 23,5 44/60 73,3 61 11 14 7
2011/12  Khimki 19 54 2.8 17/37 45.9 0/1 0.0 20/37 54.1 46 5 30 2