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Alvan Adams

Alvan Leigh Adams (Double A, The Oklahoma Kid)

Position: Center and Power Forward ▪ Shoots: Right
Height: 6-9 ▪ Weight: 210 lbs.
Born: July 19, 1954 in Lawrence, Kansas
High School: Putnam City in Warr Acres, Oklahoma
College: University of Oklahoma
Draft: Phoenix Suns, 1st round (4th pick, 4th overall), 1975 NBA Draft
NBA Debut: October 25, 1975

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Totals

Season Age Tm Lg Pos G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1975-76 ★ 21 PHO NBA C 80 2656 629 1341 .469 629 1341 .469 261 355 .735 215 512 727 450 121 116 274 1519
1976-77 22 PHO NBA C 72 2278 522 1102 .474 522 1102 .474 252 334 .754 180 472 652 322 95 87 260 1296
1977-78 23 PHO NBA C 70 1914 434 895 .485 434 895 .485 214 293 .730 158 407 565 225 86 63 234 242 1082
1978-79 24 PHO NBA C 77 2364 569 1073 .530 569 1073 .530 231 289 .799 220 485 705 360 110 63 279 246 1369
1979-80 25 PHO NBA C 75 2168 465 875 .531 0 2 .000 465 873 .533 188 236 .797 158 451 609 322 108 55 218 237 1118
1980-81 26 PHO NBA C 75 2054 458 870 .526 0 0 458 870 .526 199 259 .768 157 389 546 344 106 69 226 226 1115
1981-82 27 PHO NBA C 79 75 2393 507 1027 .494 0 1 .000 507 1026 .494 182 233 .781 138 448 586 356 114 78 196 269 1196
1982-83 28 PHO NBA C 80 75 2447 477 981 .486 1 3 .333 476 978 .487 180 217 .829 161 387 548 376 114 74 242 287 1135
1983-84 29 PHO NBA C 70 13 1452 269 582 .462 0 4 .000 269 578 .465 132 160 .825 118 201 319 219 73 31 117 195 670
1984-85 30 PHO NBA PF 82 69 2136 476 915 .520 0 0 476 915 .520 250 283 .883 153 347 500 308 115 48 197 254 1202
1985-86 31 PHO NBA C 78 45 2005 341 679 .502 0 2 .000 341 677 .504 159 203 .783 148 329 477 324 103 46 206 272 841
1986-87 32 PHO NBA C 68 40 1690 311 618 .503 0 1 .000 311 617 .504 134 170 .788 91 247 338 223 62 37 139 207 756
1987-88 33 PHO NBA C 82 25 1646 251 506 .496 1 2 .500 250 504 .496 108 128 .844 118 247 365 183 82 41 140 245 611
Career NBA 988 342 27203 5709 11464 .498 2 15 .133 5707 11449 .498 2490 3160 .788 2015 4922 6937 4012 1289 808 2194 3214 13910

Per Game

Season Age Tm Lg Pos G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1975-76 ★ 21 PHO NBA C 80 33.2 7.9 16.8 .469 7.9 16.8 .469 3.3 4.4 .735 2.7 6.4 9.1 5.6 1.5 1.5 3.4 19.0
1976-77 22 PHO NBA C 72 31.6 7.3 15.3 .474 7.3 15.3 .474 3.5 4.6 .754 2.5 6.6 9.1 4.5 1.3 1.2 3.6 18.0
1977-78 23 PHO NBA C 70 27.3 6.2 12.8 .485 6.2 12.8 .485 3.1 4.2 .730 2.3 5.8 8.1 3.2 1.2 0.9 3.3 3.5 15.5
1978-79 24 PHO NBA C 77 30.7 7.4 13.9 .530 7.4 13.9 .530 3.0 3.8 .799 2.9 6.3 9.2 4.7 1.4 0.8 3.6 3.2 17.8
1979-80 25 PHO NBA C 75 28.9 6.2 11.7 .531 0.0 0.0 .000 6.2 11.6 .533 2.5 3.1 .797 2.1 6.0 8.1 4.3 1.4 0.7 2.9 3.2 14.9
1980-81 26 PHO NBA C 75 27.4 6.1 11.6 .526 0.0 0.0 6.1 11.6 .526 2.7 3.5 .768 2.1 5.2 7.3 4.6 1.4 0.9 3.0 3.0 14.9
1981-82 27 PHO NBA C 79 75 30.3 6.4 13.0 .494 0.0 0.0 .000 6.4 13.0 .494 2.3 2.9 .781 1.7 5.7 7.4 4.5 1.4 1.0 2.5 3.4 15.1
1982-83 28 PHO NBA C 80 75 30.6 6.0 12.3 .486 0.0 0.0 .333 6.0 12.2 .487 2.3 2.7 .829 2.0 4.8 6.9 4.7 1.4 0.9 3.0 3.6 14.2
1983-84 29 PHO NBA C 70 13 20.7 3.8 8.3 .462 0.0 0.1 .000 3.8 8.3 .465 1.9 2.3 .825 1.7 2.9 4.6 3.1 1.0 0.4 1.7 2.8 9.6
1984-85 30 PHO NBA PF 82 69 26.0 5.8 11.2 .520 0.0 0.0 5.8 11.2 .520 3.0 3.5 .883 1.9 4.2 6.1 3.8 1.4 0.6 2.4 3.1 14.7
1985-86 31 PHO NBA C 78 45 25.7 4.4 8.7 .502 0.0 0.0 .000 4.4 8.7 .504 2.0 2.6 .783 1.9 4.2 6.1 4.2 1.3 0.6 2.6 3.5 10.8
1986-87 32 PHO NBA C 68 40 24.9 4.6 9.1 .503 0.0 0.0 .000 4.6 9.1 .504 2.0 2.5 .788 1.3 3.6 5.0 3.3 0.9 0.5 2.0 3.0 11.1
1987-88 33 PHO NBA C 82 25 20.1 3.1 6.2 .496 0.0 0.0 .500 3.0 6.1 .496 1.3 1.6 .844 1.4 3.0 4.5 2.2 1.0 0.5 1.7 3.0 7.5
Career NBA 988 342 27.5 5.8 11.6 .498 0.0 0.0 .133 5.8 11.6 .498 2.5 3.2 .788 2.0 5.0 7.0 4.1 1.3 0.8 2.6 3.3 14.1

Per 36 Minutes

Season Age Tm Lg Pos G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1975-76 ★ 21 PHO NBA C 80 2656 8.5 18.2 .469 8.5 18.2 .469 3.5 4.8 .735 2.9 6.9 9.9 6.1 1.6 1.6 3.7 20.6
1976-77 22 PHO NBA C 72 2278 8.2 17.4 .474 8.2 17.4 .474 4.0 5.3 .754 2.8 7.5 10.3 5.1 1.5 1.4 4.1 20.5
1977-78 23 PHO NBA C 70 1914 8.2 16.8 .485 8.2 16.8 .485 4.0 5.5 .730 3.0 7.7 10.6 4.2 1.6 1.2 4.4 4.6 20.4
1978-79 24 PHO NBA C 77 2364 8.7 16.3 .530 8.7 16.3 .530 3.5 4.4 .799 3.4 7.4 10.7 5.5 1.7 1.0 4.2 3.7 20.8
1979-80 25 PHO NBA C 75 2168 7.7 14.5 .531 0.0 0.0 .000 7.7 14.5 .533 3.1 3.9 .797 2.6 7.5 10.1 5.3 1.8 0.9 3.6 3.9 18.6
1980-81 26 PHO NBA C 75 2054 8.0 15.2 .526 0.0 0.0 8.0 15.2 .526 3.5 4.5 .768 2.8 6.8 9.6 6.0 1.9 1.2 4.0 4.0 19.5
1981-82 27 PHO NBA C 79 75 2393 7.6 15.5 .494 0.0 0.0 .000 7.6 15.4 .494 2.7 3.5 .781 2.1 6.7 8.8 5.4 1.7 1.2 2.9 4.0 18.0
1982-83 28 PHO NBA C 80 75 2447 7.0 14.4 .486 0.0 0.0 .333 7.0 14.4 .487 2.6 3.2 .829 2.4 5.7 8.1 5.5 1.7 1.1 3.6 4.2 16.7
1983-84 29 PHO NBA C 70 13 1452 6.7 14.4 .462 0.0 0.1 .000 6.7 14.3 .465 3.3 4.0 .825 2.9 5.0 7.9 5.4 1.8 0.8 2.9 4.8 16.6
1984-85 30 PHO NBA PF 82 69 2136 8.0 15.4 .520 0.0 0.0 8.0 15.4 .520 4.2 4.8 .883 2.6 5.8 8.4 5.2 1.9 0.8 3.3 4.3 20.3
1985-86 31 PHO NBA C 78 45 2005 6.1 12.2 .502 0.0 0.0 .000 6.1 12.2 .504 2.9 3.6 .783 2.7 5.9 8.6 5.8 1.8 0.8 3.7 4.9 15.1
1986-87 32 PHO NBA C 68 40 1690 6.6 13.2 .503 0.0 0.0 .000 6.6 13.1 .504 2.9 3.6 .788 1.9 5.3 7.2 4.8 1.3 0.8 3.0 4.4 16.1
1987-88 33 PHO NBA C 82 25 1646 5.5 11.1 .496 0.0 0.0 .500 5.5 11.0 .496 2.4 2.8 .844 2.6 5.4 8.0 4.0 1.8 0.9 3.1 5.4 13.4
Career NBA 988 342 27203 7.6 15.2 .498 0.0 0.0 .133 7.6 15.2 .498 3.3 4.2 .788 2.7 6.5 9.2 5.3 1.7 1.1 3.5 4.3 18.4

Per 100 Poss

Per possession stats available as of 1973-74 season
Season Age Tm Lg Pos G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1975-76 ★ 21 PHO NBA C 80 2656 10.8 22.9 .469 10.8 22.9 .469 4.5 6.1 .735 3.7 8.8 12.4 7.7 2.1 2.0 4.7 26.0
1976-77 22 PHO NBA C 72 2278 10.3 21.8 .474 10.3 21.8 .474 5.0 6.6 .754 3.6 9.3 12.9 6.4 1.9 1.7 5.1 25.6
1977-78 23 PHO NBA C 70 1914 9.8 20.1 .485 9.8 20.1 .485 4.8 6.6 .730 3.6 9.2 12.7 5.1 1.9 1.4 5.3 5.4 24.4
1978-79 24 PHO NBA C 77 2364 10.6 20.1 .530 10.6 20.1 .530 4.3 5.4 .799 4.1 9.1 13.2 6.7 2.1 1.2 5.2 4.6 25.6
1979-80 25 PHO NBA C 75 2168 9.8 18.5 .531 0.0 0.0 .000 9.8 18.4 .533 4.0 5.0 .797 3.3 9.5 12.9 6.8 2.3 1.2 4.6 5.0 23.6
1980-81 26 PHO NBA C 75 2054 10.2 19.4 .526 0.0 0.0 10.2 19.4 .526 4.4 5.8 .768 3.5 8.7 12.2 7.7 2.4 1.5 5.0 5.0 24.9
1981-82 27 PHO NBA C 79 75 2393 10.2 20.7 .494 0.0 0.0 .000 10.2 20.7 .494 3.7 4.7 .781 2.8 9.0 11.8 7.2 2.3 1.6 3.9 5.4 24.1
1982-83 28 PHO NBA C 80 75 2447 9.2 18.9 .486 0.0 0.1 .333 9.2 18.9 .487 3.5 4.2 .829 3.1 7.5 10.6 7.3 2.2 1.4 4.7 5.5 21.9
1983-84 29 PHO NBA C 70 13 1452 8.8 19.0 .462 0.0 0.1 .000 8.8 18.8 .465 4.3 5.2 .825 3.8 6.6 10.4 7.1 2.4 1.0 3.8 6.4 21.8
1984-85 30 PHO NBA PF 82 69 2136 10.4 20.1 .520 0.0 0.0 10.4 20.1 .520 5.5 6.2 .883 3.4 7.6 11.0 6.8 2.5 1.1 4.3 5.6 26.4
1985-86 31 PHO NBA C 78 45 2005 7.8 15.5 .502 0.0 0.0 .000 7.8 15.5 .504 3.6 4.6 .783 3.4 7.5 10.9 7.4 2.4 1.1 4.7 6.2 19.2
1986-87 32 PHO NBA C 68 40 1690 8.7 17.2 .503 0.0 0.0 .000 8.7 17.2 .504 3.7 4.7 .788 2.5 6.9 9.4 6.2 1.7 1.0 3.9 5.8 21.1
1987-88 33 PHO NBA C 82 25 1646 7.2 14.6 .496 0.0 0.1 .500 7.2 14.5 .496 3.1 3.7 .844 3.4 7.1 10.5 5.3 2.4 1.2 4.0 7.1 17.6
Career NBA 988 342 27203 9.7 19.4 .498 0.0 0.0 .133 9.7 19.4 .498 4.2 5.3 .788 3.4 8.3 11.7 6.8 2.2 1.4 4.6 5.4 23.5

Advanced

Season Age Tm Lg Pos G MP PER TS% eFG% FTr 3PAr ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg OWS DWS WS WS/48
1975-76 ★ 21 PHO NBA C 80 2656 21.7 .507 .469 .265 8.9 20.7 14.9 27.2 2.1 2.4 95 3.3 3.9 7.2 .130
1976-77 22 PHO NBA C 72 2278 20.2 .519 .474 .303 8.5 22.3 15.4 22.3 1.9 2.1 94 2.3 4.0 6.3 .134
1977-78 23 PHO NBA C 70 1914 17.7 .528 .485 .327 8.4 22.2 15.2 16.4 1.9 1.7 18.6 24.5 98 95 1.5 3.4 4.9 .123
1978-79 24 PHO NBA C 77 2364 20.4 .570 .530 .269 10.5 22.4 16.6 20.8 2.1 1.4 18.9 24.1 106 100 3.9 3.7 7.6 .154
1979-80 25 PHO NBA C 75 2168 19.2 .571 .531 .270 .002 8.2 22.4 15.4 21.6 2.3 1.4 18.2 21.9 107 99 3.1 3.9 7.0 .155
1980-81 26 PHO NBA C 75 2054 20.3 .567 .526 .298 .000 8.6 20.5 14.7 24.5 2.4 1.9 18.7 23.0 108 96 3.3 4.5 7.7 .180
1981-82 27 PHO NBA C 79 2393 18.6 .529 .494 .227 .001 6.6 20.2 13.6 22.1 2.3 1.9 14.8 22.8 106 99 2.5 4.7 7.2 .144
1982-83 28 PHO NBA C 80 2447 16.8 .527 .487 .221 .003 7.6 16.7 12.4 21.8 2.2 1.7 18.4 22.0 102 98 2.0 4.5 6.5 .128
1983-84 29 PHO NBA C 70 1452 16.6 .513 .462 .275 .007 9.5 16.3 12.9 20.3 2.4 1.2 15.2 21.7 107 106 1.5 1.8 3.3 .109
1984-85 30 PHO NBA PF 82 2136 19.8 .578 .520 .309 .000 8.2 18.1 13.3 21.8 2.5 1.3 15.9 23.6 111 104 3.5 3.3 6.8 .152
1985-86 31 PHO NBA C 78 2005 15.3 .547 .502 .299 .003 8.9 18.1 13.7 22.5 2.4 1.3 21.1 19.4 104 105 1.2 2.7 3.9 .094
1986-87 32 PHO NBA C 68 1690 14.6 .546 .503 .275 .002 6.2 16.1 11.2 18.4 1.7 1.3 16.7 20.0 106 109 1.2 1.6 2.8 .079
1987-88 33 PHO NBA C 82 1646 13.1 .543 .497 .253 .004 8.0 17.0 12.5 14.9 2.4 1.4 19.9 17.4 103 109 0.6 1.6 2.2 .064
Career NBA 988 27203 18.3 .541 .498 .276 .001 8.3 19.7 14.1 21.4 2.2 1.6 17.8 22.0 105 100 29.8 43.6 73.5 .130

Playoffs Totals

Season Age Tm Lg Pos G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1975-76 21 PHO NBA C 19 668 137 303 .452 137 303 .452 67 82 .817 54 137 191 98 24 20 60 341
1977-78 23 PHO NBA C 2 71 15 33 .455 15 33 .455 2 2 1.000 8 8 16 4 2 1 9 8 32
1978-79 24 PHO NBA C 12 372 66 139 .475 66 139 .475 22 31 .710 25 65 90 53 11 12 36 41 154
1979-80 25 PHO NBA C 8 251 56 99 .566 0 0 56 99 .566 17 19 .895 18 59 77 46 7 10 24 24 129
1980-81 26 PHO NBA C 7 218 27 60 .450 0 0 27 60 .450 20 28 .714 11 30 41 26 4 1 19 20 74
1981-82 27 PHO NBA C 7 233 48 92 .522 0 0 48 92 .522 22 28 .786 19 32 51 26 14 10 21 22 118
1982-83 28 PHO NBA C 3 84 15 32 .469 0 0 15 32 .469 5 7 .714 3 15 18 14 2 5 5 15 35
1983-84 29 PHO NBA C 17 312 53 126 .421 0 0 53 126 .421 36 53 .679 27 60 87 42 17 11 34 53 142
1984-85 30 PHO NBA PF 3 3 79 23 46 .500 0 0 23 46 .500 5 6 .833 4 13 17 11 7 1 6 8 51
Career NBA 78 3 2288 440 930 .473 0 0 440 930 .473 196 256 .766 169 419 588 320 88 71 154 251 1076

Playoffs Per Game

Season Age Tm Lg Pos G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1975-76 21 PHO NBA C 19 35.2 7.2 15.9 .452 7.2 15.9 .452 3.5 4.3 .817 2.8 7.2 10.1 5.2 1.3 1.1 3.2 17.9
1977-78 23 PHO NBA C 2 35.5 7.5 16.5 .455 7.5 16.5 .455 1.0 1.0 1.000 4.0 4.0 8.0 2.0 1.0 0.5 4.5 4.0 16.0
1978-79 24 PHO NBA C 12 31.0 5.5 11.6 .475 5.5 11.6 .475 1.8 2.6 .710 2.1 5.4 7.5 4.4 0.9 1.0 3.0 3.4 12.8
1979-80 25 PHO NBA C 8 31.4 7.0 12.4 .566 0.0 0.0 7.0 12.4 .566 2.1 2.4 .895 2.3 7.4 9.6 5.8 0.9 1.3 3.0 3.0 16.1
1980-81 26 PHO NBA C 7 31.1 3.9 8.6 .450 0.0 0.0 3.9 8.6 .450 2.9 4.0 .714 1.6 4.3 5.9 3.7 0.6 0.1 2.7 2.9 10.6
1981-82 27 PHO NBA C 7 33.3 6.9 13.1 .522 0.0 0.0 6.9 13.1 .522 3.1 4.0 .786 2.7 4.6 7.3 3.7 2.0 1.4 3.0 3.1 16.9
1982-83 28 PHO NBA C 3 28.0 5.0 10.7 .469 0.0 0.0 5.0 10.7 .469 1.7 2.3 .714 1.0 5.0 6.0 4.7 0.7 1.7 1.7 5.0 11.7
1983-84 29 PHO NBA C 17 18.4 3.1 7.4 .421 0.0 0.0 3.1 7.4 .421 2.1 3.1 .679 1.6 3.5 5.1 2.5 1.0 0.6 2.0 3.1 8.4
1984-85 30 PHO NBA PF 3 3 26.3 7.7 15.3 .500 0.0 0.0 7.7 15.3 .500 1.7 2.0 .833 1.3 4.3 5.7 3.7 2.3 0.3 2.0 2.7 17.0
Career NBA 78 3 29.3 5.6 11.9 .473 0.0 0.0 5.6 11.9 .473 2.5 3.3 .766 2.2 5.4 7.5 4.1 1.1 0.9 2.6 3.2 13.8

Playoffs Per 36 Minutes

Season Age Tm Lg Pos G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1975-76 21 PHO NBA C 19 668 7.4 16.3 .452 7.4 16.3 .452 3.6 4.4 .817 2.9 7.4 10.3 5.3 1.3 1.1 3.2 18.4
1977-78 23 PHO NBA C 2 71 7.6 16.7 .455 7.6 16.7 .455 1.0 1.0 1.000 4.1 4.1 8.1 2.0 1.0 0.5 4.6 4.1 16.2
1978-79 24 PHO NBA C 12 372 6.4 13.5 .475 6.4 13.5 .475 2.1 3.0 .710 2.4 6.3 8.7 5.1 1.1 1.2 3.5 4.0 14.9
1979-80 25 PHO NBA C 8 251 8.0 14.2 .566 0.0 0.0 8.0 14.2 .566 2.4 2.7 .895 2.6 8.5 11.0 6.6 1.0 1.4 3.4 3.4 18.5
1980-81 26 PHO NBA C 7 218 4.5 9.9 .450 0.0 0.0 4.5 9.9 .450 3.3 4.6 .714 1.8 5.0 6.8 4.3 0.7 0.2 3.1 3.3 12.2
1981-82 27 PHO NBA C 7 233 7.4 14.2 .522 0.0 0.0 7.4 14.2 .522 3.4 4.3 .786 2.9 4.9 7.9 4.0 2.2 1.5 3.2 3.4 18.2
1982-83 28 PHO NBA C 3 84 6.4 13.7 .469 0.0 0.0 6.4 13.7 .469 2.1 3.0 .714 1.3 6.4 7.7 6.0 0.9 2.1 2.1 6.4 15.0
1983-84 29 PHO NBA C 17 312 6.1 14.5 .421 0.0 0.0 6.1 14.5 .421 4.2 6.1 .679 3.1 6.9 10.0 4.8 2.0 1.3 3.9 6.1 16.4
1984-85 30 PHO NBA PF 3 3 79 10.5 21.0 .500 0.0 0.0 10.5 21.0 .500 2.3 2.7 .833 1.8 5.9 7.7 5.0 3.2 0.5 2.7 3.6 23.2
Career NBA 78 3 2288 6.9 14.6 .473 0.0 0.0 6.9 14.6 .473 3.1 4.0 .766 2.7 6.6 9.3 5.0 1.4 1.1 3.4 3.9 16.9

Playoffs Per 100 Poss

Per possession stats available as of 1973-74 season
Season Age Tm Lg Pos G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1975-76 21 PHO NBA C 19 668 9.4 20.9 .452 9.4 20.9 .452 4.6 5.6 .817 3.7 9.4 13.1 6.7 1.7 1.4 4.1 23.5
1977-78 23 PHO NBA C 2 71 10.1 22.1 .455 10.1 22.1 .455 1.3 1.3 1.000 5.4 5.4 10.7 2.7 1.3 0.7 6.0 5.4 21.4
1978-79 24 PHO NBA C 12 372 8.3 17.4 .475 8.3 17.4 .475 2.8 3.9 .710 3.1 8.2 11.3 6.7 1.4 1.5 4.5 5.1 19.3
1979-80 25 PHO NBA C 8 251 10.7 18.9 .566 0.0 0.0 10.7 18.9 .566 3.2 3.6 .895 3.4 11.2 14.7 8.8 1.3 1.9 4.6 4.6 24.6
1980-81 26 PHO NBA C 7 218 6.5 14.4 .450 0.0 0.0 6.5 14.4 .450 4.8 6.7 .714 2.6 7.2 9.8 6.2 1.0 0.2 4.6 4.8 17.7
1981-82 27 PHO NBA C 7 233 9.6 18.4 .522 0.0 0.0 9.6 18.4 .522 4.4 5.6 .786 3.8 6.4 10.2 5.2 2.8 2.0 4.2 4.4 23.6
1982-83 28 PHO NBA C 3 84 8.4 18.0 .469 0.0 0.0 8.4 18.0 .469 2.8 3.9 .714 1.7 8.4 10.1 7.9 1.1 2.8 2.8 8.4 19.7
1983-84 29 PHO NBA C 17 312 8.3 19.8 .421 0.0 0.0 8.3 19.8 .421 5.7 8.3 .679 4.2 9.4 13.7 6.6 2.7 1.7 5.3 8.3 22.3
1984-85 30 PHO NBA PF 3 3 79 12.8 25.6 .500 0.0 0.0 12.8 25.6 .500 2.8 3.3 .833 2.2 7.2 9.4 6.1 3.9 0.6 3.3 4.4 28.3
Career NBA 78 3 2288 9.1 19.2 .473 0.0 0.0 9.1 19.2 .473 4.1 5.3 .766 3.5 8.7 12.2 6.6 1.8 1.5 4.6 5.2 22.3

Playoffs Advanced

Season Age Tm Lg Pos G MP PER TS% eFG% FTr 3PAr ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg OWS DWS WS WS/48
1975-76 21 PHO NBA C 19 668 19.8 .503 .452 .271 8.5 22.5 15.4 23.0 1.7 1.6 96 0.7 0.9 1.7 .122
1977-78 23 PHO NBA C 2 71 10.7 .472 .455 .061 10.4 15.5 12.4 8.9 1.3 0.9 21.0 24.4 83 103 -0.1 0.1 -0.1 -0.040
1978-79 24 PHO NBA C 12 372 15.1 .504 .475 .223 7.5 17.7 12.8 21.5 1.4 1.7 19.1 20.4 97 96 0.1 0.7 0.8 .104
1979-80 25 PHO NBA C 8 251 21.9 .601 .566 .192 .000 7.9 25.5 16.8 26.4 1.3 2.2 18.3 21.6 112 104 0.5 0.3 0.8 .157
1980-81 26 PHO NBA C 7 218 12.2 .512 .450 .467 .000 5.8 14.8 10.5 19.0 1.0 0.3 20.8 18.5 98 98 0.1 0.4 0.5 .101
1981-82 27 PHO NBA C 7 233 18.9 .566 .522 .304 .000 8.6 15.6 11.9 14.7 2.8 2.3 16.8 21.1 109 110 0.3 0.1 0.5 .095
1982-83 28 PHO NBA C 3 84 15.3 .499 .469 .219 .000 3.5 19.4 11.0 22.5 1.1 3.3 12.5 18.8 105 106 0.1 0.1 0.2 .092
1983-84 29 PHO NBA C 17 312 15.0 .475 .421 .421 .000 10.2 21.4 16.0 18.6 2.7 2.1 18.5 24.7 96 105 -0.2 0.5 0.3 .044
1984-85 30 PHO NBA PF 3 79 19.4 .524 .500 .130 .000 5.8 21.0 13.0 21.3 3.9 0.7 11.0 26.6 105 119 0.0 0.0 0.0 .027
Career NBA 78 2288 17.3 .516 .473 .275 .000 8.0 20.1 14.0 20.8 1.8 1.7 18.0 21.6 101 101 1.6 3.1 4.7 .098

All-Star Games

Season Age Tm Lg Pos G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% FT FTA FT% ORB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1975-76 21 PHO NBA C 1 0 11:00 2 4 .500 0 0 2 3 0 0 0 1 4
Career NBA 1 0 11 2 4 .500 0 0 2 3 0 0 0 1 4

Similarity Scores

Explanation ▪ Players with careers of similar quality and shape (thru 2013-14)
Thru 13 Years Win Shares (Best to Worst)
Player Sim 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13
Alvan Adams 7.7 7.6 7.2 7.2 7.0 6.8 6.5 6.3 4.9 3.9 3.3 2.8 2.2
Nate Thurmond 88.5 9.9 9.0 7.2 7.2 6.5 6.1 6.0 5.2 4.7 4.3 3.7 3.5 2.4
Vlade Divac 87.1 9.5 8.3 7.4 7.4 7.3 7.3 7.2 6.1 5.9 5.6 5.2 5.0 1.8
Billy Paultz 82.2 9.0 8.9 8.7 8.6 7.0 5.6 5.3 5.1 5.0 4.0 2.7 0.3 0.1
Marcus Camby 82.0 10.3 8.5 7.6 6.9 5.9 5.8 5.5 5.2 3.7 3.5 2.1 1.5 0.9
Elden Campbell 82.0 8.2 7.6 7.0 6.4 5.5 4.7 4.3 4.2 3.8 3.3 2.6 2.0 1.1
Al Jefferson 81.2 7.8 7.8 7.7 7.7 7.5 6.6 4.9 4.6 2.7 2.3
Zydrunas Ilgauskas 80.9 9.4 8.7 8.1 7.8 6.6 6.1 5.6 5.0 2.9 2.5 2.5 0.7 0.5
Red Kerr 80.6 8.7 7.8 7.7 5.8 5.4 5.0 4.9 4.6 3.9 3.8 3.1 0.9
Brad Miller 79.3 10.0 9.6 9.1 8.6 8.3 6.5 5.1 4.0 3.8 3.4 3.0 2.7 2.1
Mychal Thompson 79.2 8.2 6.9 6.1 5.4 5.3 5.2 4.7 4.6 4.4 3.7 2.6 2.1
Career Win Shares (Best to Worst)
Player Sim 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17
Alvan Adams 7.7 7.6 7.2 7.2 7.0 6.8 6.5 6.3 4.9 3.9 3.3 2.8 2.2
Nate Thurmond 87.2 9.9 9.0 7.2 7.2 6.5 6.1 6.0 5.2 4.7 4.3 3.7 3.5 2.4 2.3
Marcus Camby 84.9 10.3 8.5 7.6 6.9 6.8 5.9 5.8 5.5 5.2 3.7 3.7 3.6 3.5 2.1 1.5 0.9 0.0
Elden Campbell 82.3 8.2 7.6 7.0 6.4 5.5 4.7 4.3 4.2 3.8 3.3 2.6 2.1 2.0 1.1 0.0
Billy Paultz 82.2 9.0 8.9 8.7 8.6 7.0 5.6 5.3 5.1 5.0 4.0 2.7 0.3 0.3 0.1 0.0
Al Jefferson 81.2 7.8 7.8 7.7 7.7 7.5 6.6 4.9 4.6 2.7 2.3
Zydrunas Ilgauskas 80.9 9.4 8.7 8.1 7.8 6.6 6.1 5.6 5.0 2.9 2.5 2.5 0.7 0.5
Vlade Divac 80.6 9.5 8.3 7.4 7.4 7.3 7.3 7.2 7.0 6.1 5.9 5.6 5.3 5.2 5.0 1.8 0.0
Red Kerr 80.6 8.7 7.8 7.7 5.8 5.4 5.0 4.9 4.6 3.9 3.8 3.1 0.9
Brad Miller 79.2 10.0 9.6 9.1 8.6 8.3 6.5 5.1 4.0 3.8 3.4 3.0 2.7 2.1 0.2
Mychal Thompson 79.2 8.2 6.9 6.1 5.4 5.3 5.2 4.7 4.6 4.4 3.7 2.6 2.1

College

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Totals Shooting Per Game
Season Age College G MP FG FGA 3P 3PA FT FTA ORB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS FG% 3P% FT% MP PTS TRB AST
1972-73 18 OKLAHOMA 21 195 356 74 110 277 464 .548 .673 22.1 13.2
1973-74 19 OKLAHOMA 26 236 437 80 116 315 552 .540 .690 21.2 12.1
1974-75 20 OKLAHOMA 26 279 524 133 183 346 691 .532 .727 26.6 13.3
Career 73 710 1317 287 409 938 1707 .539 .702 23.4 12.8

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

All-Star Games
1976 NBA

Honors
1975-76 NBA All-Rookie (1st)

Games
1984-85 NBA 82 (1)
1987-88 NBA 82 (3)

Offensive Rebounds
Career NBA 2015 (86)
Career 2015 (97)

Defensive Rebounds
Career NBA 4922 (75)
Career 4922 (83)

Assists
1975-76 NBA 450 (9)

Steals
Career NBA 1289 (62)
Career 1289 (66)

Turnovers
Career NBA 2194 (80)
Career 2194 (85)

Personal Fouls
Career NBA 3214 (48)
Career 3214 (57)

Free Throw Pct
1984-85 NBA .883 (5)

Assists Per Game
1975-76 NBA 5.6 (8)

Steals Per Game
Career NBA 1.3 (53)
Career 1.3 (64)

Player Efficiency Rating
1975-76 NBA 21.7 (5)

Assist Pct
1975-76 NBA 27.2 (4)

Defensive Rating
1976-77 NBA 93.9 (7)
1977-78 NBA 94.9 (8)
1979-80 NBA 98.9 (10)
1980-81 NBA 96.2 (1)
1981-82 NBA 99.1 (4)
Career NBA 99.9 (31)
Career 99.9 (39)

Defensive Win Shares
1976-77 NBA 4.0 (10)
1981-82 NBA 4.7 (8)
Career NBA 43.6 (64)
Career 43.6 (68)

Hall of Fame Probability
Career 0.001 (451)

NBA Elo Player Rating
231st (overall) as of Oct 24, 2014, 10:58AM

 

Transactions

May 29, 1975: Drafted by the Phoenix Suns in the 1st round (4th pick) of the 1975 NBA Draft.

April 29, 1988: Retired from the Phoenix Suns.

Salaries

Season Team Lg Salary
1985-86 Phoenix Suns NBA $600,000
1987-88 Phoenix Suns NBA $675,000
Career (may be incomplete) $1,275,000

Links

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