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1984-85 NBA Season Summary

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League Champion: Los Angeles Lakers

Most Valuable Player: Larry Bird (28.7/10.5/6.6)
Rookie of the Year: Michael Jordan (28.2/6.5/5.9)

PPG Leader: Bernard King (32.9)
RPG Leader: Moses Malone (13.1)
APG Leader: Isiah Thomas (13.9)
WS Leader: Larry Bird (15.7)

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) 63 19 .768 114.8 108.1 6.47
Philadelphia 76ers(3) 58 24 .707 5.0 112.9 108.8 4.17
New Jersey Nets(5) 42 40 .512 21.0 109.5 109.2 0.64
Washington Bullets(6) 40 42 .488 23.0 105.5 105.8 0.15
New York Knicks (10) 24 58 .293 39.0 105.2 109.8 -4.09
Central Division              
Milwaukee Bucks(2) 59 23 .720 110.9 104.0 6.70
Detroit Pistons(4) 46 36 .561 13.0 116.0 113.5 2.73
Chicago Bulls(7) 38 44 .463 21.0 108.7 109.6 -0.50
Cleveland Cavaliers(8) 36 46 .439 23.0 108.6 111.3 -2.27
Atlanta Hawks (9) 34 48 .415 25.0 106.6 108.1 -1.14
Indiana Pacers (11) 22 60 .268 37.0 108.3 114.5 -5.46
Western Conference W L W/L% GB PS/G PA/G SRS
Midwest Division              
Denver Nuggets(2) 52 30 .634 120.0 117.6 2.05
Houston Rockets(3) 48 34 .585 4.0 111.2 109.5 1.38
Dallas Mavericks(4) 44 38 .537 8.0 111.2 109.0 1.80
Utah Jazz(6) 41 41 .500 11.0 109.0 109.1 -0.32
San Antonio Spurs(7) 41 41 .500 11.0 114.8 113.9 0.63
Kansas City Kings (9) 31 51 .378 21.0 114.8 117.5 -2.71
Pacific Division              
Los Angeles Lakers(1) 62 20 .756 118.2 110.9 6.48
Portland Trail Blazers(5) 42 40 .512 20.0 115.5 112.1 2.80
Phoenix Suns(8) 36 46 .439 26.0 108.0 110.1 -2.34
Seattle SuperSonics (10) 31 51 .378 31.0 102.1 107.6 -5.44
Los Angeles Clippers (11) 31 51 .378 31.0 107.1 111.6 -4.55
Golden State Warriors (12) 22 60 .268 40.0 110.4 117.7 -7.21

League Playoffs

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Finals (4-2): Los Angeles Lakers over Boston Celtics (Series Stats)
 
Eastern Conference Finals (4-1): Boston Celtics over Philadelphia 76ers (Series Stats)
Western Conference Finals (4-1): Los Angeles Lakers over Denver Nuggets (Series Stats)
 
Eastern Conference Semifinals (4-2): Boston Celtics over Detroit Pistons (Series Stats)
Eastern Conference Semifinals (4-0): Philadelphia 76ers over Milwaukee Bucks (Series Stats)
Western Conference Semifinals (4-1): Denver Nuggets over Utah Jazz (Series Stats)
Western Conference Semifinals (4-1): Los Angeles Lakers over Portland Trail Blazers (Series Stats)
 
Eastern Conference First Round (3-1): Boston Celtics over Cleveland Cavaliers (Series Stats)
Eastern Conference First Round (3-0): Detroit Pistons over New Jersey Nets (Series Stats)
Eastern Conference First Round (3-1): Milwaukee Bucks over Chicago Bulls (Series Stats)
Eastern Conference First Round (3-1): Philadelphia 76ers over Washington Bullets (Series Stats)
Western Conference First Round (3-2): Denver Nuggets over San Antonio Spurs (Series Stats)
Western Conference First Round (3-0): Los Angeles Lakers over Phoenix Suns (Series Stats)
Western Conference First Round (3-1): Portland Trail Blazers over Dallas Mavericks (Series Stats)
Western Conference First Round (3-2): Utah Jazz over Houston Rockets (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 19830 3876 7976 .486 73 235 .311 3803 7741 .491 2016 2568 .785 1331 2303 3634 2266 894 424 1382 2152 9841 120.0
2 Los Angeles Lakers* 82 19755 3952 7254 .545 90 295 .305 3862 6959 .555 1702 2232 .763 1063 2550 3613 2575 695 481 1537 1931 9696 118.2
3 Detroit Pistons* 82 19830 3840 7999 .480 45 199 .226 3795 7800 .487 1783 2262 .788 1403 2534 3937 2302 691 397 1341 2076 9508 116.0
4 Portland Trail Blazers* 82 19880 3708 7374 .503 51 202 .252 3657 7172 .510 2002 2667 .751 1202 2298 3500 2225 821 516 1481 1957 9469 115.5
5 Kansas City Kings 82 19755 3664 7275 .504 63 238 .265 3601 7037 .512 2022 2595 .779 1167 2327 3494 2342 661 300 1593 2169 9413 114.8
6 San Antonio Spurs* 82 19780 3698 7202 .513 55 202 .272 3643 7000 .520 1961 2571 .763 1127 2470 3597 2316 757 443 1542 2180 9412 114.8
7 Boston Celtics* 82 19705 3721 7325 .508 110 309 .356 3611 7016 .515 1860 2307 .806 1116 2630 3746 2287 645 414 1332 1781 9412 114.8
8 Philadelphia 76ers* 82 19805 3443 6992 .492 59 224 .263 3384 6768 .500 2316 2883 .803 1301 2364 3665 1999 817 534 1575 1971 9261 112.9
9 Dallas Mavericks* 82 19855 3560 7280 .489 152 443 .343 3408 6837 .498 1844 2324 .793 1095 2345 3440 2152 575 335 1184 1796 9116 111.2
10 Houston Rockets* 82 19830 3748 7440 .504 41 186 .220 3707 7254 .511 1581 2261 .699 1325 2395 3720 2239 683 597 1605 2033 9118 111.2
11 Milwaukee Bucks* 82 19805 3564 7256 .491 89 294 .303 3475 6962 .499 1873 2473 .757 1256 2353 3609 2164 689 486 1382 2239 9090 110.9
12 Golden State Warriors 82 19855 3498 7555 .463 112 397 .282 3386 7158 .473 1944 2531 .768 1327 2139 3466 1759 803 284 1460 2136 9052 110.4
13 New Jersey Nets* 82 19755 3646 7445 .490 52 224 .232 3594 7221 .498 1631 2237 .729 1233 2325 3558 2163 772 415 1355 2011 8975 109.5
14 Utah Jazz* 82 19755 3478 7302 .476 103 307 .336 3375 6995 .482 1878 2434 .772 1081 2554 3635 2143 712 697 1575 1961 8937 109.0
15 Chicago Bulls* 82 19805 3453 6909 .500 29 161 .180 3424 6748 .507 1981 2526 .784 1074 2366 3440 1992 622 468 1463 2071 8916 108.7
16 Cleveland Cavaliers* 82 19780 3470 7364 .471 96 335 .287 3374 7029 .480 1867 2491 .749 1203 2445 3648 2096 622 472 1387 2173 8903 108.6
17 Indiana Pacers 82 19780 3489 7324 .476 30 155 .194 3459 7169 .482 1871 2516 .744 1198 2623 3821 1945 625 366 1622 2237 8879 108.3
18 Phoenix Suns* 82 19805 3507 7144 .491 87 307 .283 3420 6837 .500 1757 2280 .771 1026 2425 3451 2335 727 349 1583 2034 8858 108.0
19 Los Angeles Clippers 82 19730 3527 7119 .495 56 188 .298 3471 6931 .501 1674 2208 .758 1163 2434 3597 1934 534 497 1587 1840 8784 107.1
20 Atlanta Hawks 82 19855 3444 7119 .484 73 235 .311 3371 6884 .490 1782 2371 .752 1161 2345 3506 2009 665 541 1475 2047 8743 106.6
21 Washington Bullets* 82 19855 3534 7383 .479 109 398 .274 3425 6985 .490 1478 1989 .743 1012 2395 3407 2088 709 393 1282 1869 8655 105.5
22 New York Knicks 82 19830 3435 7101 .484 51 198 .258 3384 6903 .490 1706 2350 .726 1116 2102 3218 1999 754 267 1458 2398 8627 105.2
23 Seattle SuperSonics 82 19705 3277 6910 .474 45 185 .243 3232 6725 .481 1777 2305 .771 1019 2287 3306 2185 649 343 1493 1974 8376 102.1
League Average 82 19797 3588 7306 .491 73 257 .282 3516 7049 .499 1839 2408 .764 1174 2392 3566 2153 701 436 1465 2045 9089 110.8

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 19805 3214 6972 .461 80 308 .260 3134 6664 .470 2020 2700 .748 1236 2293 3529 1904 642 389 1562 2104 8528 104.0
2 Washington Bullets* 82 19855 3494 7179 .487 66 232 .284 3428 6947 .493 1623 2172 .747 1119 2673 3792 1988 630 397 1467 1833 8677 105.8
3 Seattle SuperSonics 82 19705 3520 7142 .493 79 253 .312 3441 6889 .499 1703 2212 .770 1113 2379 3492 2220 732 458 1383 2020 8822 107.6
4 Atlanta Hawks 82 19855 3504 7267 .482 46 212 .217 3458 7055 .490 1808 2384 .758 1332 2411 3743 2087 674 373 1488 1972 8862 108.1
5 Boston Celtics* 82 19705 3642 7642 .477 71 269 .264 3571 7373 .484 1512 1922 .787 1105 2287 3392 2041 641 315 1222 1964 8867 108.1
6 Philadelphia 76ers* 82 19805 3494 7157 .488 80 311 .257 3414 6846 .499 1857 2397 .775 1183 2173 3356 2139 753 391 1534 2209 8925 108.8
7 Dallas Mavericks* 82 19855 3626 7200 .504 98 318 .308 3528 6882 .513 1588 2080 .763 1062 2470 3532 2113 572 430 1340 2066 8938 109.0
8 Utah Jazz* 82 19755 3532 7604 .464 72 280 .257 3460 7324 .472 1810 2375 .762 1360 2645 4005 2069 806 443 1606 2076 8946 109.1
9 New Jersey Nets* 82 19755 3514 7040 .499 79 262 .302 3435 6778 .507 1849 2454 .753 1084 2405 3489 1975 680 352 1496 1933 8956 109.2
10 Houston Rockets* 82 19830 3500 7274 .481 90 258 .349 3410 7016 .486 1887 2425 .778 1159 2222 3381 2117 773 415 1495 1903 8977 109.5
11 Chicago Bulls* 82 19805 3521 7210 .488 91 292 .312 3430 6918 .496 1852 2394 .774 1137 2260 3397 2045 668 447 1323 2040 8985 109.6
12 New York Knicks 82 19830 3329 6732 .495 67 229 .293 3262 6503 .502 2282 3006 .759 1219 2401 3620 2143 667 446 1589 2038 9007 109.8
13 Phoenix Suns* 82 19805 3605 7309 .493 65 224 .290 3540 7085 .500 1756 2295 .765 1125 2416 3541 2181 771 410 1468 2019 9031 110.1
14 Los Angeles Lakers* 82 19755 3665 7639 .480 84 297 .283 3581 7342 .488 1679 2244 .748 1248 2078 3326 2313 756 370 1365 1905 9093 110.9
15 Cleveland Cavaliers* 82 19780 3547 7415 .478 70 253 .277 3477 7162 .485 1965 2554 .769 1210 2451 3661 2215 612 429 1357 2101 9129 111.3
16 Los Angeles Clippers 82 19730 3737 7630 .490 74 263 .281 3663 7367 .497 1604 2115 .758 1248 2282 3530 2264 770 422 1242 1887 9152 111.6
17 Portland Trail Blazers* 82 19880 3697 7494 .493 59 232 .254 3638 7262 .501 1737 2269 .766 1268 2336 3604 2235 726 459 1607 2160 9190 112.1
18 Detroit Pistons* 82 19830 3700 7457 .496 78 249 .313 3622 7208 .502 1826 2404 .760 1109 2563 3672 2107 642 508 1486 2017 9304 113.5
19 San Antonio Spurs* 82 19780 3644 7348 .496 72 242 .298 3572 7106 .503 1977 2548 .776 1136 2265 3401 2283 749 472 1489 2154 9337 113.9
20 Indiana Pacers 82 19780 3628 7332 .495 64 200 .320 3564 7132 .500 2068 2707 .764 1098 2583 3681 2242 777 523 1424 2072 9388 114.5
21 Kansas City Kings 82 19755 3805 7461 .510 65 259 .251 3740 7202 .519 1957 2546 .769 1166 2267 3433 2344 761 512 1424 2205 9632 117.5
22 Denver Nuggets* 82 19830 3775 7379 .512 64 254 .252 3711 7125 .521 2027 2648 .765 1181 2628 3809 2154 670 589 1744 2178 9641 117.6
23 Golden State Warriors 82 19855 3839 7165 .536 57 220 .259 3782 6945 .545 1919 2530 .758 1101 2521 3622 2336 650 469 1583 2180 9654 117.7
League Average 82 19797 3588 7306 .491 73 257 .282 3516 7049 .499 1839 2408 .764 1174 2392 3566 2153 701 436 1465 2045 9089 110.8

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 eFG% TOV% ORB% FT/FGA eFG% TOV% DRB% FT/FGA Arena Attendance
1 Milwaukee Bucks* 25.7 58 24 6.85 -0.16 6.70 110.5 103.6 99.7 .341 .041 .497 14.2 35.4 .258 .467 16.1 65.6 .290 MECCA Arena 422,924
2 Los Angeles Lakers* 27.4 58 24 7.35 -0.87 6.48 114.1 107.0 103.2 .308 .041 .551 15.7 33.8 .235 .485 13.7 67.1 .220 The Forum 610,361
3 Boston Celtics* 28.5 57 25 6.65 -0.18 6.47 112.8 106.3 101.6 .315 .042 .515 13.8 32.8 .254 .481 12.6 70.4 .198 Boston Garden 610,547
4 Philadelphia 76ers* 27.9 51 31 4.10 0.08 4.17 111.3 107.3 100.8 .412 .032 .497 16.0 37.4 .331 .494 15.7 66.6 .259 The Spectrum 575,415
5 Portland Trail Blazers* 25.2 49 33 3.40 -0.60 2.80 110.4 107.2 103.5 .362 .027 .506 14.8 34.0 .271 .497 15.9 64.4 .232 Memorial Coliseum 519,306
6 Detroit Pistons* 26.9 47 35 2.49 0.24 2.73 109.6 107.2 105.0 .283 .025 .483 13.0 35.4 .223 .501 14.9 69.6 .245 Pontiac Silverdome 691,550
7 Denver Nuggets* 28.3 47 35 2.44 -0.39 2.05 110.7 108.4 107.6 .322 .029 .491 13.2 33.6 .253 .516 17.0 66.1 .275 McNichols Sports Arena 448,546
8 Dallas Mavericks* 25.0 47 35 2.17 -0.37 1.80 111.5 109.3 98.8 .319 .061 .499 12.5 30.7 .253 .510 14.2 68.8 .221 Reunion Arena 683,916
9 Houston Rockets* 25.3 45 37 1.72 -0.34 1.38 107.9 106.3 102.2 .304 .025 .507 16.0 37.4 .213 .487 15.2 67.4 .259 The Summit 553,014
10 New Jersey Nets* 26.5 42 40 0.23 0.41 0.64 107.9 107.7 101.0 .300 .030 .493 13.8 33.9 .219 .505 15.6 68.2 .263 Brendan Byrne Arena 502,177
11 San Antonio Spurs* 28.1 43 39 0.91 -0.28 0.63 109.9 109.0 103.9 .357 .028 .517 15.6 33.2 .272 .501 15.0 68.5 .269 HemisFair Arena 351,950
12 Washington Bullets* 27.1 40 42 -0.27 0.42 0.15 104.3 104.6 100.3 .269 .054 .486 13.4 27.5 .200 .491 15.3 68.2 .226 Capital Centre 383,098
13 Utah Jazz* 26.9 41 41 -0.11 -0.21 -0.32 103.3 103.4 105.1 .333 .042 .483 15.8 29.0 .257 .469 15.7 65.3 .238 Salt Palace 371,829
14 Chicago Bulls* 25.2 39 43 -0.84 0.35 -0.50 108.7 109.6 99.4 .366 .023 .502 15.4 32.2 .287 .495 13.8 67.5 .257 Chicago Stadium 487,297
15 Atlanta Hawks 25.5 37 45 -1.45 0.32 -1.14 105.9 107.3 99.8 .333 .033 .489 15.3 32.5 .250 .485 15.2 63.8 .249 Omni Coliseum 290,746
16 Cleveland Cavaliers* 26.6 34 48 -2.76 0.49 -2.27 106.0 108.7 101.9 .338 .045 .478 14.1 32.9 .254 .483 13.7 66.9 .265 Coliseum at Richfield 324,004
17 Phoenix Suns* 26.4 35 47 -2.11 -0.23 -2.34 104.7 106.8 102.5 .319 .043 .497 16.3 29.8 .246 .498 15.0 68.3 .240 Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum 478,788
18 Kansas City Kings 26.1 34 48 -2.67 -0.04 -2.71 109.5 112.1 104.4 .357 .033 .508 15.9 34.0 .278 .514 14.2 66.6 .262 Kemper Arena 262,813
19 New York Knicks 25.8 29 53 -4.63 0.55 -4.09 104.9 109.6 99.5 .331 .028 .487 15.2 31.7 .240 .499 16.5 63.3 .339 Madison Square Garden (IV) 457,137
20 Los Angeles Clippers 27.3 30 52 -4.49 -0.06 -4.55 105.8 110.3 100.9 .310 .026 .499 16.4 33.8 .235 .495 12.7 66.1 .210 Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena 384,519
21 Seattle SuperSonics 26.4 27 55 -5.44 0.00 -5.44 102.8 108.2 99.3 .334 .027 .477 15.9 30.0 .257 .498 14.6 67.3 .238 King County Domed Stadium 303,344
22 Indiana Pacers 24.1 26 56 -6.21 0.75 -5.46 102.5 108.4 105.1 .344 .021 .478 16.1 31.7 .255 .499 14.3 70.5 .282 Market Square Arena 438,377
23 Golden State Warriors 26.1 24 58 -7.34 0.13 -7.21 106.0 113.0 103.2 .335 .053 .470 14.4 34.5 .257 .540 16.1 66.0 .268 Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum Arena 300,586
League Average 26.4 41 41 0.00 0.00 0.00 107.9 107.9 102.1 .330 .035 .496 14.9 32.9 .252 .496 14.9 67.1 .252 454,445

League Awards

Most Valuable Player: Larry Bird*
Rookie of the Year: Michael Jordan*
Defensive Player of the Year: Mark Eaton
Sixth Man of the Year: Kevin McHale*

Players of the Week & Month

Minutes Played

1. Buck Williams-NJN 3182
2. Larry Bird*-BOS 3161
3. Michael Jordan*-CHI 3144
4. Micheal Ray Richardson-NJN 3127
5. Isiah Thomas*-DET 3089

Field Goals

1. Alex English*-DEN 939
2. Larry Bird*-BOS 918
3. Dominique Wilkins*-ATL 853
4. Michael Jordan*-CHI 837
5. Purvis Short-GSW 819

Field Goal Attempts

1. Dominique Wilkins*-ATL 1891
2. Alex English*-DEN 1812
3. Purvis Short-GSW 1780
4. Larry Bird*-BOS 1760
5. Michael Jordan*-CHI 1625

3-Pt Field Goals

1. Darrell Griffith-UTA 92
2. World B. Free-CLE 71
3. Mike Evans-DEN 57
4. Larry Bird*-BOS 56
5. Gus Williams-WSB 51

3-Pt Field Goal Attempts

1. Darrell Griffith-UTA 257
2. World B. Free-CLE 193
3. Gus Williams-WSB 176
4. Mike Evans-DEN 157
5. Purvis Short-GSW 150

Free Throws

1. Moses Malone*-PHI 737
2. Michael Jordan*-CHI 630
3. Purvis Short-GSW 501
4. Dominique Wilkins*-ATL 486
5. Artis Gilmore*-SAS 484

Free Throw Attempts

1. Moses Malone*-PHI 904
2. Michael Jordan*-CHI 746
3. Artis Gilmore*-SAS 646
4. Purvis Short-GSW 613
5. Dominique Wilkins*-ATL 603

Offensive Rebounds

1. Hakeem Olajuwon*-HOU 440
2. Larry Smith-GSW 405
3. Moses Malone*-PHI 385
4. Buck Williams-NJN 323
5. Bill Laimbeer-DET 295

Defensive Rebounds

1. Mark Eaton-UTA 720
2. Bill Laimbeer-DET 718
3. Buck Williams-NJN 682
4. Larry Bird*-BOS 678
5. Moses Malone*-PHI 646

Total Rebounds

1. Moses Malone*-PHI 1031
2. Bill Laimbeer-DET 1013
3. Buck Williams-NJN 1005
4. Hakeem Olajuwon*-HOU 974
5. Mark Eaton-UTA 927

Assists

1. Isiah Thomas*-DET 1123
2. Magic Johnson*-LAL 968
3. Johnny Moore-SAS 816
4. Norm Nixon-LAC 711
5. John Bagley-CLE 697

Steals

1. Micheal Ray Richardson-NJN 243
2. Johnny Moore-SAS 229
3. Fat Lever-DEN 202
4. Michael Jordan*-CHI 196
5. Isiah Thomas*-DET 187

Blocks

1. Mark Eaton-UTA 456
2. Hakeem Olajuwon*-HOU 220
3. Sam Bowie-POR 203
4. Wayne Cooper-DEN 197
5. Artis Gilmore*-SAS 173
  Roy Hinson-CLE 173

Turnovers

1. Ralph Sampson*-HOU 326
2. Reggie Theus-KCK 307
3. Magic Johnson*-LAL 305
4. Isiah Thomas*-DET 302
5. Michael Jordan*-CHI 291

Personal Fouls

1. Hakeem Olajuwon*-HOU 344
2. LaSalle Thompson-KCK 328
3. Jerome Whitehead-GSW 322
4. Derek Smith-LAC 317
5. Tom Chambers-SEA 312
  Mark Eaton-UTA 312

Points

1. Michael Jordan*-CHI 2313
2. Larry Bird*-BOS 2295
3. Alex English*-DEN 2262
4. Dominique Wilkins*-ATL 2217
5. Purvis Short-GSW 2186

Field Goal Pct

1. James Donaldson-LAC .637
2. Artis Gilmore*-SAS .623
3. Otis Thorpe-KCK .600
4. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar*-LAL .599
5. Larry Nance-PHO .587

3-Pt Field Goal Pct

1. Byron Scott-LAL .433
2. Larry Bird*-BOS .427
3. Brad Davis-DAL .409
4. Trent Tucker-NYK .403
5. Dale Ellis-DAL .385

Free Throw Pct

1. Kyle Macy-PHO .907
2. Kiki Vandeweghe-POR .896
3. Brad Davis-DAL .888
4. Kelly Tripucka-DET .885
5. Alvan Adams-PHO .883

Minutes Per Game

1. Larry Bird*-BOS 39.5
2. Purvis Short-GSW 39.5
3. Buck Williams-NJN 38.8
4. Michael Jordan*-CHI 38.3
5. Isiah Thomas*-DET 38.1

Points Per Game

1. Bernard King*-NYK 32.9
2. Larry Bird*-BOS 28.7
3. Michael Jordan*-CHI 28.2
4. Purvis Short-GSW 28.0
5. Alex English*-DEN 27.9

Rebounds Per Game

1. Moses Malone*-PHI 13.1
2. Bill Laimbeer-DET 12.4
3. Buck Williams-NJN 12.3
4. Hakeem Olajuwon*-HOU 11.9
5. Mark Eaton-UTA 11.3

Assists Per Game

1. Isiah Thomas*-DET 13.9
2. Magic Johnson*-LAL 12.6
3. Johnny Moore-SAS 10.0
4. Norm Nixon-LAC 8.8
5. John Bagley-CLE 8.6

Steals Per Game

1. Micheal Ray Richardson-NJN 3.0
2. Johnny Moore-SAS 2.8
3. Fat Lever-DEN 2.5
4. Michael Jordan*-CHI 2.4
5. Doc Rivers-ATL 2.4

Blocks Per Game

1. Mark Eaton-UTA 5.6
2. Hakeem Olajuwon*-HOU 2.7
3. Sam Bowie-POR 2.7
4. Wayne Cooper-DEN 2.5
5. Tree Rollins-ATL 2.4

Player Efficiency Rating

1. Larry Bird*-BOS 26.5
2. Michael Jordan*-CHI 25.8
3. Bernard King*-NYK 25.2
4. Magic Johnson*-LAL 23.2
5. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar*-LAL 22.9

True Shooting Pct

1. Artis Gilmore*-SAS .680
2. James Donaldson-LAC .679
3. Gene Banks-SAS .642
4. Magic Johnson*-LAL .637
5. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar*-LAL .628

Effective Field Goal Pct

1. James Donaldson-LAC .637
2. Artis Gilmore*-SAS .623
3. Otis Thorpe-KCK .600
4. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar*-LAL .599
5. Larry Nance-PHO .588

Offensive Rebound Pct

1. Hakeem Olajuwon*-HOU 16.9
2. Larry Smith-GSW 16.7
3. Moses Malone*-PHI 14.8
4. Charles Barkley*-PHI 12.9
5. LaSalle Thompson-KCK 12.8

Defensive Rebound Pct

1. Bill Walton*-LAC 28.1
2. Maurice Lucas-PHO 28.0
3. Bill Laimbeer-DET 27.0
4. Jack Sikma-SEA 27.0
5. LaSalle Thompson-KCK 26.7

Total Rebound Pct

1. Bill Walton*-LAC 20.2
2. LaSalle Thompson-KCK 19.8
3. Moses Malone*-PHI 19.7
4. Larry Smith-GSW 19.5
5. Maurice Lucas-PHO 18.9

Assist Pct

1. Isiah Thomas*-DET 47.9
2. Magic Johnson*-LAL 42.5
3. John Bagley-CLE 39.4
4. Johnny Moore-SAS 38.9
5. Norm Nixon-LAC 35.7

Steal Pct

1. Johnny Moore-SAS 3.9
2. Micheal Ray Richardson-NJN 3.7
3. Doc Rivers-ATL 3.7
4. Fat Lever-DEN 3.5
5. Alvin Robertson-SAS 3.5

Block Pct

1. Mark Eaton-UTA 8.7
2. Wayne Cooper-DEN 5.4
3. Tree Rollins-ATL 5.4
4. Sam Bowie-POR 5.0
5. Alton Lister-MIL 4.7

Turnover Pct

1. Tom McMillen-WSB 6.9
2. Jeff Malone-WSB 7.5
3. Terry Tyler-DET 7.6
4. Mike Mitchell-SAS 7.8
5. Kiki Vandeweghe-POR 8.0

Usage Pct

1. Bernard King*-NYK 35.1
2. Dominique Wilkins*-ATL 32.5
3. Mark Aguirre-DAL 32.2
4. Michael Jordan*-CHI 29.8
5. George Gervin*-SAS 29.7

Offensive Rating

1. Brad Davis-DAL 124.1
2. Maurice Cheeks-PHI 123.9
3. Magic Johnson*-LAL 123.4
4. Kiki Vandeweghe-POR 122.1
5. Kevin McHale*-BOS 122.0

Defensive Rating

1. Mark Eaton-UTA 96.5
2. Alton Lister-MIL 99.4
3. Rick Mahorn-WSB 100.8
4. Terry Cummings-MIL 100.9
5. Kurt Rambis-LAL 102.2

Offensive Win Shares

1. Larry Bird*-BOS 10.5
2. Michael Jordan*-CHI 10.3
3. Magic Johnson*-LAL 9.5
4. Calvin Natt-DEN 8.0
5. Moses Malone*-PHI 7.9

Defensive Win Shares

1. Mark Eaton-UTA 6.7
2. Larry Bird*-BOS 5.2
3. Terry Cummings-MIL 5.1
4. Hakeem Olajuwon*-HOU 4.9
5. Ralph Sampson*-HOU 4.8

Win Shares

1. Larry Bird*-BOS 15.7
2. Michael Jordan*-CHI 14.0
3. Magic Johnson*-LAL 12.7
4. Moses Malone*-PHI 11.9
5. Sidney Moncrief-MIL 11.2

Win Shares Per 48 Minutes

1. Larry Bird*-BOS .238
2. Magic Johnson*-LAL .220
3. Michael Jordan*-CHI .213
4. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar*-LAL .204
5. Kevin McHale*-BOS .199