Ranking the 30 Starting Shooting Guards in the NBA

By Isaac Harris
NEW ORLEANS, LA - FEBRUARY 18: Wesley Matthews
NEW ORLEANS, LA - FEBRUARY 18: Wesley Matthews /
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Milwaukee, WI – APRIL 2: Wesley Matthews
Milwaukee, WI – APRIL 2: Wesley Matthews /

With the season right around the corner, where does Wesley Matthews rank among the other 29 starting shooting guards in the NBA?

The Dallas Mavericks signed Wesley Matthews two years ago to be one of their newest cornerstone pieces moving forward.

Coming off a major injury, Matthews never really bounced back to regular form, but still gives Dallas an elite wing defender that can guard the best in the game. So where does he rank among other starting shooting guards across the league?

I previously ranked the 30 starting point guards in the league where you can see where Dennis Smith Jr. ranks among them as a rookie. You can read that here.

This was the topic of the September 6th episode of Locked On Mavericks where Nick Angstadt (Mavs Moneyball) and I debated each of our lists. We discuss the rules and guidelines of the rankings inside of the podcast. You can listen to that episode here.

With that being said, here are my rankings of the 30 starting shooting guards among the league.