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1983-84 NBA Season Summary

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League Champion: Boston Celtics

Most Valuable Player: Larry Bird (24.2/10.1/6.6)
Rookie of the Year: Ralph Sampson (21.0/11.1/2.0)

PPG Leader: Adrian Dantley (30.6)
RPG Leader: Moses Malone (13.4)
APG Leader: Magic Johnson (13.1)
WS Leader: Adrian Dantley (14.6)

League Standings

Playoff teams are marked with an asterisk (*) ▪ Click conference name for conference standings
Eastern Conference W L W/L% GB PS/G PA/G SRS
Atlantic Division              
Boston Celtics(1) 62 20 .756 112.1 105.6 6.42
Philadelphia 76ers(3) 52 30 .634 10.0 107.8 105.6 2.39
New York Knicks(5) 47 35 .573 15.0 106.9 103.0 3.79
New Jersey Nets(6) 45 37 .549 17.0 110.0 108.9 1.27
Washington Bullets(8) 35 47 .427 27.0 102.7 105.6 -2.36
Central Division              
Milwaukee Bucks(2) 50 32 .610 105.7 101.5 4.04
Detroit Pistons(4) 49 33 .598 1.0 117.1 113.5 3.52
Atlanta Hawks(7) 40 42 .488 10.0 101.5 102.8 -1.08
Cleveland Cavaliers (9) 28 54 .341 22.0 102.3 106.5 -3.71
Chicago Bulls (10) 27 55 .329 23.0 103.7 108.9 -4.69
Indiana Pacers (11) 26 56 .317 24.0 104.5 109.3 -4.25
Western Conference W L W/L% GB PS/G PA/G SRS
Midwest Division              
Utah Jazz(2) 45 37 .549 115.0 113.8 0.81
Dallas Mavericks(4) 43 39 .524 2.0 110.4 110.0 0.15
Denver Nuggets(7) 38 44 .463 7.0 123.7 124.8 -1.27
Kansas City Kings(8) 38 44 .463 7.0 110.0 111.5 -1.62
San Antonio Spurs (10) 37 45 .451 8.0 120.3 120.5 -0.50
Houston Rockets (12) 29 53 .354 16.0 110.6 113.7 -3.12
Pacific Division              
Los Angeles Lakers(1) 54 28 .659 115.6 111.8 3.32
Portland Trail Blazers(3) 48 34 .585 6.0 113.1 109.6 3.13
Seattle SuperSonics(5) 42 40 .512 12.0 108.1 108.3 -0.34
Phoenix Suns(6) 41 41 .500 13.0 111.0 110.1 0.65
Golden State Warriors (9) 37 45 .451 17.0 109.9 113.3 -3.35
San Diego Clippers (11) 30 52 .366 24.0 110.7 114.0 -3.21

League Playoffs

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Finals (4-3): Boston Celtics over Los Angeles Lakers (Series Stats)
 
Eastern Conference Finals (4-1): Boston Celtics over Milwaukee Bucks (Series Stats)
Western Conference Finals (4-2): Los Angeles Lakers over Phoenix Suns (Series Stats)
 
Eastern Conference Semifinals (4-3): Boston Celtics over New York Knicks (Series Stats)
Eastern Conference Semifinals (4-2): Milwaukee Bucks over New Jersey Nets (Series Stats)
Western Conference Semifinals (4-1): Los Angeles Lakers over Dallas Mavericks (Series Stats)
Western Conference Semifinals (4-2): Phoenix Suns over Utah Jazz (Series Stats)
 
Eastern Conference First Round (3-1): Boston Celtics over Washington Bullets (Series Stats)
Eastern Conference First Round (3-2): Milwaukee Bucks over Atlanta Hawks (Series Stats)
Eastern Conference First Round (3-2): New Jersey Nets over Philadelphia 76ers (Series Stats)
Eastern Conference First Round (3-2): New York Knicks over Detroit Pistons (Series Stats)
Western Conference First Round (3-2): Dallas Mavericks over Seattle SuperSonics (Series Stats)
Western Conference First Round (3-0): Los Angeles Lakers over Kansas City Kings (Series Stats)
Western Conference First Round (3-2): Phoenix Suns over Portland Trail Blazers (Series Stats)
Western Conference First Round (3-2): Utah Jazz over Denver Nuggets (Series Stats)

Team Stats

Playoff teams are marked with an asterisk (*)
Rk Team G MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS PTS/G
1 Denver Nuggets* 82 19805 3935 7983 .493 77 255 .302 3858 7728 .499 2200 2690 .818 1133 2444 3577 2482 711 352 1344 2279 10147 123.7
2 San Antonio Spurs 82 19980 3909 7721 .506 79 263 .300 3830 7458 .514 1965 2604 .755 1230 2528 3758 2361 685 491 1447 2146 9862 120.3
3 Detroit Pistons* 82 19905 3798 7910 .480 32 141 .227 3766 7769 .485 1974 2547 .775 1427 2434 3861 2256 697 417 1310 2177 9602 117.1
4 Los Angeles Lakers* 82 19780 3854 7250 .532 58 226 .257 3796 7024 .540 1712 2272 .754 1095 2499 3594 2455 726 478 1578 2054 9478 115.6
5 Utah Jazz* 82 19780 3606 7242 .498 101 317 .319 3505 6925 .506 2115 2708 .781 1096 2522 3618 2230 695 604 1510 1978 9428 115.0
6 Portland Trail Blazers* 82 19805 3632 7189 .505 25 129 .194 3607 7060 .511 1988 2637 .754 1251 2194 3445 2082 814 397 1483 2134 9277 113.1
7 Boston Celtics* 82 19955 3616 7235 .500 55 229 .240 3561 7006 .508 1907 2407 .792 1159 2538 3697 2122 673 430 1420 1949 9194 112.1
8 Phoenix Suns* 82 19780 3677 7220 .509 74 291 .254 3603 6929 .520 1673 2204 .759 1066 2298 3364 2214 693 388 1451 2147 9101 111.0
9 San Diego Clippers 82 19730 3634 7325 .496 24 128 .188 3610 7197 .502 1785 2424 .736 1307 2382 3689 1981 567 385 1515 2020 9077 110.7
10 Houston Rockets 82 19755 3729 7533 .495 30 154 .195 3699 7379 .501 1583 2139 .740 1200 2483 3683 2204 621 515 1562 2317 9071 110.6
11 Dallas Mavericks* 82 19955 3618 7235 .500 42 184 .228 3576 7051 .507 1774 2350 .755 1090 2265 3355 2164 579 360 1303 1906 9052 110.4
12 Kansas City Kings* 82 19755 3516 7230 .486 52 189 .275 3464 7041 .492 1939 2495 .777 1144 2273 3417 2229 715 383 1504 2200 9023 110.0
13 New Jersey Nets* 82 19805 3614 7258 .498 49 232 .211 3565 7026 .507 1742 2488 .700 1221 2313 3534 2148 814 499 1608 2243 9019 110.0
14 Golden State Warriors 82 19830 3519 7534 .467 55 226 .243 3464 7308 .474 1915 2577 .743 1390 2171 3561 1837 830 348 1518 2108 9008 109.9
15 Seattle SuperSonics* 82 19780 3460 7083 .488 27 140 .193 3433 6943 .494 1918 2460 .780 1064 2332 3396 2233 636 350 1360 1884 8865 108.1
16 Philadelphia 76ers* 82 19955 3384 6833 .495 29 107 .271 3355 6726 .499 2041 2706 .754 1181 2382 3563 2032 807 653 1628 2040 8838 107.8
17 New York Knicks* 82 19855 3386 6837 .495 47 165 .285 3339 6672 .500 1944 2510 .775 1088 2230 3318 2041 803 360 1587 2281 8763 106.9
18 Milwaukee Bucks* 82 19905 3432 6970 .492 59 232 .254 3373 6738 .501 1743 2354 .740 1135 2385 3520 2113 642 489 1415 2167 8666 105.7
19 Indiana Pacers 82 19780 3447 7130 .483 48 207 .232 3399 6923 .491 1624 2119 .766 1002 2398 3400 2169 834 398 1525 2061 8566 104.5
20 Chicago Bulls 82 19980 3305 6972 .474 20 117 .171 3285 6855 .479 1871 2508 .746 1141 2300 3441 2095 687 454 1578 2196 8501 103.7
21 Washington Bullets* 82 19905 3344 6907 .484 71 282 .252 3273 6625 .494 1664 2201 .756 1027 2387 3414 2192 556 320 1448 1989 8423 102.7
22 Cleveland Cavaliers 82 19855 3362 7232 .465 43 164 .262 3319 7068 .470 1619 2178 .743 1213 2388 3601 1930 630 375 1332 2206 8386 102.3
23 Atlanta Hawks* 82 19855 3230 6809 .474 23 106 .217 3207 6703 .478 1838 2414 .761 1112 2232 3344 1827 626 558 1329 2091 8321 101.5
League Average 82 19847 3566 7245 .492 49 195 .250 3517 7050 .499 1849 2434 .760 1164 2364 3528 2148 697 435 1468 2112 9029 110.1

Opponent Stats

Playoff teams are marked with an asterisk (*)
Rk Team G MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS PTS/G
1 Milwaukee Bucks* 82 19905 3207 7033 .456 42 203 .207 3165 6830 .463 1869 2489 .751 1252 2235 3487 1959 653 319 1404 2093 8325 101.5
2 Atlanta Hawks* 82 19855 3277 6845 .479 39 185 .211 3238 6660 .486 1834 2380 .771 1191 2410 3601 2026 579 424 1409 2087 8427 102.8
3 New York Knicks* 82 19855 3260 6687 .488 52 189 .275 3208 6498 .494 1876 2474 .758 1045 2171 3216 2049 721 397 1683 2197 8448 103.0
4 Philadelphia 76ers* 82 19955 3427 7136 .480 47 207 .227 3380 6929 .488 1757 2367 .742 1235 2237 3472 2062 805 483 1559 2237 8658 105.6
5 Washington Bullets* 82 19905 3465 7086 .489 37 172 .215 3428 6914 .496 1693 2218 .763 1037 2381 3418 2038 706 492 1277 2021 8660 105.6
6 Boston Celtics* 82 19955 3463 7372 .470 71 219 .324 3392 7153 .474 1659 2143 .774 1101 2227 3328 1957 703 328 1329 2090 8656 105.6
7 Cleveland Cavaliers 82 19855 3373 6930 .487 50 190 .263 3323 6740 .493 1939 2541 .763 983 2405 3388 2141 579 395 1224 1906 8735 106.5
8 Seattle SuperSonics* 82 19780 3585 7337 .489 54 228 .237 3531 7109 .497 1655 2168 .763 1167 2404 3571 2278 663 388 1330 2097 8879 108.3
9 New Jersey Nets* 82 19805 3422 6974 .491 48 181 .265 3374 6793 .497 2037 2675 .761 1097 2307 3404 1913 781 416 1674 2161 8929 108.9
10 Chicago Bulls 82 19980 3502 7082 .494 37 182 .203 3465 6900 .502 1885 2471 .763 1125 2388 3513 2235 786 514 1513 2110 8926 108.9
11 Indiana Pacers 82 19780 3552 7175 .495 29 146 .199 3523 7029 .501 1828 2415 .757 1194 2564 3758 2117 761 444 1587 1930 8961 109.3
12 Portland Trail Blazers* 82 19805 3566 6943 .514 57 208 .274 3509 6735 .521 1797 2366 .760 1059 2185 3244 2119 649 440 1633 2184 8986 109.6
13 Dallas Mavericks* 82 19955 3633 7282 .499 63 222 .284 3570 7060 .506 1688 2198 .768 1180 2346 3526 2131 632 417 1386 2213 9017 110.0
14 Phoenix Suns* 82 19780 3509 7061 .497 54 219 .247 3455 6842 .505 1956 2540 .770 1065 2333 3398 2059 675 298 1480 2038 9028 110.1
15 Kansas City Kings* 82 19755 3601 7169 .502 33 164 .201 3568 7005 .509 1909 2510 .761 1126 2387 3513 2108 660 493 1584 2191 9144 111.5
16 Los Angeles Lakers* 82 19780 3672 7600 .483 63 223 .283 3609 7377 .489 1763 2346 .751 1253 2154 3407 2261 797 376 1443 1973 9170 111.8
17 Golden State Warriors 82 19830 3725 7210 .517 36 171 .211 3689 7039 .524 1801 2377 .758 1211 2513 3724 2150 691 494 1694 2246 9287 113.3
18 Detroit Pistons* 82 19905 3657 7369 .496 53 202 .262 3604 7167 .503 1941 2577 .753 1163 2457 3620 2193 621 527 1480 2187 9308 113.5
19 Houston Rockets 82 19755 3583 7412 .483 42 157 .268 3541 7255 .488 2116 2803 .755 1197 2458 3655 2023 782 426 1421 1916 9324 113.7
20 Utah Jazz* 82 19780 3745 7872 .476 46 208 .221 3699 7664 .483 1799 2414 .745 1458 2461 3919 2237 747 466 1438 2194 9335 113.8
21 San Diego Clippers 82 19730 3771 7406 .509 53 187 .283 3718 7219 .515 1749 2233 .783 1112 2163 3275 2370 727 458 1242 2043 9344 114.0
22 San Antonio Spurs 82 19980 3996 7910 .505 52 216 .241 3944 7694 .513 1840 2427 .758 1293 2455 3748 2518 652 464 1427 2187 9884 120.5
23 Denver Nuggets* 82 19805 4016 7747 .518 62 205 .302 3954 7542 .524 2143 2860 .749 1228 2737 3965 2453 671 545 1538 2272 10237 124.8
League Average 82 19847 3566 7245 .492 49 195 .250 3517 7050 .499 1849 2434 .760 1164 2364 3528 2148 697 435 1468 2112 9029 110.1

Miscellaneous Stats

Playoff teams are marked with an asterisk (*)
Offense Four Factors Defense Four Factors
Rk Team Age PW PL MOV SOS SRS ORtg DRtg Pace FTr 3PAr TS% eFG% TOV% ORB% FT/FGA eFG% TOV% DRB% FT/FGA Arena Attendance
1 Boston Celtics* 28.0 57 25 6.56 -0.14 6.42 110.9 104.4 99.7 .333 .032 .554 .504 14.6 34.2 .264 .475 13.8 69.7 .225 Boston Garden 606,857
2 Milwaukee Bucks* 28.4 52 30 4.16 -0.12 4.04 107.8 103.6 96.9 .338 .033 .541 .497 15.0 33.7 .250 .459 14.7 65.6 .266 MECCA Arena 393,301
3 New York Knicks* 27.2 51 31 3.84 -0.05 3.79 107.0 103.1 99.0 .367 .024 .552 .499 16.7 33.4 .284 .491 17.8 68.1 .281 Madison Square Garden (IV) 487,649
4 Detroit Pistons* 25.4 50 32 3.59 -0.06 3.52 111.5 108.1 103.8 .322 .018 .532 .482 12.7 36.7 .250 .500 14.8 67.7 .263 Pontiac Silverdome 652,865
5 Los Angeles Lakers* 27.5 50 32 3.76 -0.44 3.32 110.9 107.3 103.7 .313 .031 .574 .536 16.1 33.7 .236 .487 14.3 66.6 .232 The Forum 622,401
6 Portland Trail Blazers* 25.8 50 32 3.55 -0.42 3.13 111.2 107.7 101.1 .367 .018 .556 .507 15.1 36.4 .277 .518 17.0 67.4 .259 Memorial Coliseum 518,306
7 Philadelphia 76ers* 27.7 47 35 2.20 0.20 2.39 106.8 104.6 99.6 .396 .016 .551 .497 16.9 34.6 .299 .484 16.0 65.9 .246 The Spectrum 588,139
8 New Jersey Nets* 25.5 44 38 1.10 0.17 1.27 106.1 105.0 103.0 .343 .032 .540 .501 16.1 34.6 .240 .494 17.0 67.8 .292 Brendan Byrne Arena 499,496
9 Utah Jazz* 26.8 44 38 1.13 -0.32 0.81 109.0 108.0 104.9 .374 .044 .559 .505 15.2 30.8 .292 .479 13.9 63.4 .229 Salt Palace 400,065
10 Phoenix Suns* 27.2 43 39 0.89 -0.24 0.65 108.9 108.0 101.4 .305 .040 .556 .514 15.1 31.4 .232 .501 15.3 68.3 .277 Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum 445,788
11 Dallas Mavericks* 24.7 42 40 0.43 -0.27 0.15 110.0 109.6 99.0 .325 .025 .547 .503 13.6 31.7 .245 .503 14.4 65.7 .232 Reunion Arena 538,162
12 Seattle SuperSonics* 27.1 41 41 -0.17 -0.17 -0.34 107.9 108.1 99.7 .347 .020 .543 .490 14.3 30.7 .271 .492 13.8 66.6 .226 King County Domed Stadium 425,307
13 San Antonio Spurs 27.4 40 42 -0.27 -0.23 -0.50 111.2 111.4 106.5 .337 .034 .556 .511 14.0 33.4 .255 .508 13.7 66.2 .233 HemisFair Arena 375,900
14 Atlanta Hawks* 26.6 37 45 -1.29 0.22 -1.08 105.5 106.9 95.3 .355 .016 .529 .476 14.4 31.6 .270 .482 15.1 65.2 .268 Omni Coliseum 286,049
15 Denver Nuggets* 27.0 38 44 -1.10 -0.17 -1.27 111.3 112.3 110.5 .337 .032 .553 .498 12.8 29.3 .276 .522 14.6 66.6 .277 McNichols Sports Arena 462,407
16 Kansas City Kings* 26.2 37 45 -1.48 -0.15 -1.62 106.5 108.0 102.9 .345 .026 .542 .490 15.3 32.4 .268 .505 16.1 66.9 .266 Kemper Arena 370,270
17 Washington Bullets* 26.2 33 49 -2.89 0.53 -2.36 104.2 107.2 97.4 .319 .041 .535 .489 15.5 30.1 .241 .492 13.7 69.7 .239 Capital Centre 317,447
18 Houston Rockets 26.8 33 49 -3.09 -0.04 -3.12 105.3 108.2 104.7 .284 .020 .535 .497 15.6 32.8 .210 .486 14.1 67.5 .285 The Summit 425,755
19 San Diego Clippers 25.5 33 49 -3.26 0.04 -3.21 109.2 112.4 101.1 .331 .017 .541 .498 15.3 37.7 .244 .513 12.9 68.2 .236 San Diego Sports Arena 218,534
20 Golden State Warriors 25.6 32 50 -3.40 0.05 -3.35 105.5 108.8 103.3 .342 .030 .520 .471 14.9 35.6 .254 .519 17.0 64.2 .250 Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum Arena 316,844
21 Cleveland Cavaliers 25.4 30 52 -4.26 0.55 -3.71 104.1 108.5 97.4 .301 .023 .512 .468 14.0 33.5 .224 .490 13.2 70.8 .280 Coliseum at Richfield 208,094
22 Indiana Pacers 24.4 28 54 -4.82 0.57 -4.25 101.8 106.5 102.1 .297 .029 .531 .487 15.9 28.1 .228 .497 16.2 66.8 .255 Market Square Arena 410,626
23 Chicago Bulls 24.4 28 54 -5.18 0.50 -4.69 102.4 107.5 99.8 .360 .017 .526 .475 16.3 32.3 .268 .497 15.6 67.2 .266 Chicago Stadium 256,430
League Average 26.4 41 41 0.00 0.00 0.00 107.6 107.6 101.4 .336 .027 .543 .495 15.0 33.0 .255 .495 15.0 67.0 .255 427,247

League Awards

Most Valuable Player: Larry Bird*
Rookie of the Year: Ralph Sampson*
Defensive Player of the Year: Sidney Moncrief
Sixth Man of the Year: Kevin McHale*

Players of the Week & Month

Minutes Played

1. Jeff Ruland-WSB 3082
2. Sidney Moncrief-MIL 3075
3. Norm Nixon-SDC 3053
4. Larry Bird*-BOS 3028
5. Rolando Blackman-DAL 3025

Field Goals

1. Mark Aguirre-DAL 925
2. Alex English*-DEN 907
3. Kiki Vandeweghe-DEN 895
4. Adrian Dantley*-UTA 802
5. Bernard King*-NYK 795

Field Goal Attempts

1. Mark Aguirre-DAL 1765
2. Alex English*-DEN 1714
3. Kiki Vandeweghe-DEN 1603
4. Mike Mitchell-SAS 1597
5. George Gervin*-SAS 1561

3-Pt Field Goals

1. Darrell Griffith-UTA 91
2. Michael Cooper-LAL 38
3. Mike Evans-DEN 32
4. Ricky Sobers-WSB 29
5. Johnny Moore-SAS 28

3-Pt Field Goal Attempts

1. Darrell Griffith-UTA 252
2. Michael Cooper-LAL 121
3. Ricky Sobers-WSB 111
4. Mike Evans-DEN 89
5. Walter Davis-PHO 87
  Johnny Moore-SAS 87

Free Throws

1. Adrian Dantley*-UTA 813
2. Moses Malone*-PHI 545
3. Sidney Moncrief-MIL 529
4. Kiki Vandeweghe-DEN 494
5. Jeff Ruland-WSB 466

Free Throw Attempts

1. Adrian Dantley*-UTA 946
2. Moses Malone*-PHI 727
3. Jeff Ruland-WSB 636
4. Sidney Moncrief-MIL 624
5. Mark Aguirre-DAL 621

Offensive Rebounds

1. Buck Williams-NJN 355
2. Moses Malone*-PHI 352
3. Bill Laimbeer-DET 329
4. Terry Cummings-SDC 323
5. Ralph Sampson*-HOU 293

Defensive Rebounds

1. Jack Sikma-SEA 686
2. Bill Laimbeer-DET 674
3. Jeff Ruland-WSB 657
4. Buck Williams-NJN 645
5. Ralph Sampson*-HOU 620

Total Rebounds

1. Bill Laimbeer-DET 1003
2. Buck Williams-NJN 1000
3. Moses Malone*-PHI 950
4. Jeff Ruland-WSB 922
5. Ralph Sampson*-HOU 913

Assists

1. Isiah Thomas*-DET 914
  Norm Nixon-SDC 914
3. Magic Johnson*-LAL 875
4. Rickey Green-UTA 748
5. Gus Williams-SEA 675

Steals

1. Rickey Green-UTA 215
2. Isiah Thomas*-DET 204
3. Gus Williams-SEA 189
4. T.R. Dunn-DEN 173
5. Maurice Cheeks-PHI 171

Blocks

1. Mark Eaton-UTA 351
2. Tree Rollins-ATL 277
3. Ralph Sampson*-HOU 197
4. Larry Nance-PHO 174
5. Roy Hinson-CLE 145
  LaSalle Thompson-KCK 145

Turnovers

1. Jeff Ruland-WSB 342
2. Isiah Thomas*-DET 307
3. Magic Johnson*-LAL 306
4. Andrew Toney-PHI 297
5. Ralph Sampson*-HOU 294

Personal Fouls

1. Darryl Dawkins-NJN 386
2. Rick Mahorn-WSB 358
3. Ralph Sampson*-HOU 339
4. Caldwell Jones-HOU 335
5. LaSalle Thompson-KCK 327
  Alton Lister-MIL 327

Points

1. Adrian Dantley*-UTA 2418
2. Mark Aguirre-DAL 2330
3. Kiki Vandeweghe-DEN 2295
4. Alex English*-DEN 2167
5. Bernard King*-NYK 2027

Field Goal Pct

1. Artis Gilmore*-SAS .631
2. James Donaldson-SDC .596
3. Mike McGee-LAL .594
4. Darryl Dawkins-NJN .593
5. Calvin Natt-POR .583

3-Pt Field Goal Pct

1. Darrell Griffith-UTA .361
2. Mike Evans-DEN .360
3. Johnny Moore-SAS .322
4. Michael Cooper-LAL .314
5. Ray Williams-NYK .309

Free Throw Pct

1. Larry Bird*-BOS .888
2. John Long-DET .884
3. Bill Laimbeer-DET .866
4. Walter Davis-PHO .863
5. Ricky Pierce-SDC .861

Minutes Per Game

1. Jeff Ruland-WSB 41.1
2. Sidney Moncrief-MIL 38.9
3. Larry Bird*-BOS 38.3
4. Magic Johnson*-LAL 38.3
5. Adrian Dantley*-UTA 37.8

Points Per Game

1. Adrian Dantley*-UTA 30.6
2. Mark Aguirre-DAL 29.5
3. Kiki Vandeweghe-DEN 29.4
4. Alex English*-DEN 26.4
5. Bernard King*-NYK 26.3

Rebounds Per Game

1. Moses Malone*-PHI 13.4
2. Buck Williams-NJN 12.3
3. Jeff Ruland-WSB 12.3
4. Bill Laimbeer-DET 12.2
5. Ralph Sampson*-HOU 11.1

Assists Per Game

1. Magic Johnson*-LAL 13.1
2. Norm Nixon-SDC 11.1
  Isiah Thomas*-DET 11.1
4. John Lucas-SAS 10.7
5. Johnny Moore-SAS 9.6

Steals Per Game

1. Rickey Green-UTA 2.7
2. Isiah Thomas*-DET 2.5
3. Gus Williams-SEA 2.4
4. Maurice Cheeks-PHI 2.3
5. Magic Johnson*-LAL 2.2

Blocks Per Game

1. Mark Eaton-UTA 4.3
2. Tree Rollins-ATL 3.6
3. Ralph Sampson*-HOU 2.4
4. Larry Nance-PHO 2.1
5. Artis Gilmore*-SAS 2.1

Player Efficiency Rating

1. Adrian Dantley*-UTA 24.6
2. Larry Bird*-BOS 24.2
3. Kiki Vandeweghe-DEN 23.6
4. Mark Aguirre-DAL 23.5
5. Julius Erving*-PHI 22.9

True Shooting Pct

1. Artis Gilmore*-SAS .675
2. Adrian Dantley*-UTA .652
3. James Donaldson-SDC .648
4. Darryl Dawkins-NJN .641
5. Bill Cartwright-NYK .637

Effective Field Goal Pct

1. Artis Gilmore*-SAS .631
2. James Donaldson-SDC .596
3. Mike McGee-LAL .596
4. Darryl Dawkins-NJN .594
5. Calvin Natt-POR .585

Offensive Rebound Pct

1. Moses Malone*-PHI 15.7
2. LaSalle Thompson-KCK 15.2
3. Cliff Levingston-DET 13.7
4. Larry Smith-GSW 13.7
5. Buck Williams-NJN 13.3

Defensive Rebound Pct

1. Cliff Robinson-CLE 29.3
2. LaSalle Thompson-KCK 27.3
3. Maurice Lucas-PHO 26.3
4. Bill Laimbeer-DET 26.0
5. Jack Sikma-SEA 25.9

Total Rebound Pct

1. LaSalle Thompson-KCK 21.1
2. Moses Malone*-PHI 20.6
3. Buck Williams-NJN 19.0
4. Bill Laimbeer-DET 18.6
5. Maurice Lucas-PHO 18.4

Assist Pct

1. John Lucas-SAS 45.1
2. Ennis Whatley-CHI 43.4
3. Magic Johnson*-LAL 42.5
4. Isiah Thomas*-DET 41.5
5. Norm Nixon-SDC 41.1

Steal Pct

1. Darwin Cook-NJN 4.1
2. Rickey Green-UTA 3.6
3. Ray Williams-NYK 3.5
4. Johnny Moore-SAS 3.4
5. Maurice Cheeks-PHI 3.3

Block Pct

1. Mark Eaton-UTA 8.5
2. Tree Rollins-ATL 7.0
3. Roy Hinson-CLE 4.6
4. LaSalle Thompson-KCK 4.3
5. Alton Lister-MIL 4.2

Turnover Pct

1. Mike Mitchell-SAS 7.4
2. Kiki Vandeweghe-DEN 7.7
3. Dan Issel*-DEN 8.3
4. Jim Paxson-POR 8.6
5. World B. Free-CLE 8.6

Usage Pct

1. Mark Aguirre-DAL 33.4
2. John Drew-UTA 32.9
3. World B. Free-CLE 31.3
4. George Gervin*-SAS 30.1
5. Bernard King*-NYK 28.7

Offensive Rating

1. Adrian Dantley*-UTA 125.6
2. Bill Laimbeer-DET 122.4
3. Artis Gilmore*-SAS 122.4
4. Kiki Vandeweghe-DEN 122.2
5. Calvin Natt-POR 121.6

Defensive Rating

1. Alton Lister-MIL 98.6
2. Larry Bird*-BOS 100.8
3. Ray Williams-NYK 101.0
4. Bobby Jones-PHI 101.1
5. Moses Malone*-PHI 101.7

Offensive Win Shares

1. Adrian Dantley*-UTA 13.0
2. Kiki Vandeweghe-DEN 9.7
3. Bernard King*-NYK 8.6
4. Sidney Moncrief-MIL 8.4
5. Rolando Blackman-DAL 8.3

Defensive Win Shares

1. Larry Bird*-BOS 5.6
2. Buck Williams-NJN 4.9
3. Robert Parish*-BOS 4.8
4. Moses Malone*-PHI 4.6
5. Julius Erving*-PHI 4.5

Win Shares

1. Adrian Dantley*-UTA 14.6
2. Larry Bird*-BOS 13.6
3. Sidney Moncrief-MIL 12.7
4. Bernard King*-NYK 12.1
5. Bill Laimbeer-DET 10.8

Win Shares Per 48 Minutes

1. Adrian Dantley*-UTA .235
2. Bernard King*-NYK .218
3. Larry Bird*-BOS .215
4. Sidney Moncrief-MIL .198
5. Kevin McHale*-BOS .196