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Geoff Huston

Geoffrey Angier Huston

Position: Point Guard ▪ Shoots: Right
Height: 6-2 ▪ Weight: 175 lbs.
Born: November 8, 1957 in Brooklyn, New York
High School: Canarsie in Brooklyn, New York
College: Texas Tech University
Draft: New York Knicks, 3rd round (6th pick, 50th overall), 1979 NBA Draft
NBA Debut: October 12, 1979

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Elo Fan Ratings

Fine Details ▪ Last updated Sep 21, 2014 10:17 PM

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
1979-80 22 NYK NBA PG 71 923 94 241 .390 3 17 .176 91 224 .406 28 38 .737 14 44 58 159 39 5 73 83 219
1980-81 23 TOT NBA PG 81 2434 461 942 .489 1 5 .200 460 937 .491 150 212 .708 45 93 138 394 58 7 179 148 1073
1980-81 23 DAL NBA PG 56 1892 385 789 .488 1 4 .250 384 785 .489 128 185 .692 33 66 99 277 45 6 148 113 899
1980-81 23 CLE NBA PG 25 542 76 153 .497 0 1 .000 76 152 .500 22 27 .815 12 27 39 117 13 1 31 35 174
1981-82 24 CLE NBA PG 78 43 2409 325 672 .484 3 10 .300 322 662 .486 153 200 .765 53 97 150 590 70 11 171 169 806
1982-83 25 CLE NBA PG 80 79 2716 401 832 .482 4 12 .333 397 820 .484 168 245 .686 41 118 159 487 74 4 195 215 974
1983-84 26 CLE NBA PG 77 56 2041 348 699 .498 2 11 .182 346 688 .503 110 154 .714 32 64 96 413 38 1 145 126 808
1984-85 27 CLE NBA PG 8 0 93 12 25 .480 0 0 12 25 .480 2 3 .667 0 1 1 23 0 0 8 8 26
1985-86 28 GSW NBA PG 82 0 1208 140 273 .513 2 6 .333 138 267 .517 63 92 .685 10 55 65 342 38 4 83 67 345
1986-87 29 LAC NBA PG 19 8 428 55 121 .455 1 2 .500 54 119 .454 18 34 .529 6 11 17 101 14 0 45 28 129
Career NBA 496 186 12252 1836 3805 .483 16 63 .254 1820 3742 .486 692 978 .708 201 483 684 2509 331 32 899 844 4380
5 seasons CLE NBA 268 178 7801 1162 2381 .488 9 34 .265 1153 2347 .491 455 629 .723 138 307 445 1630 195 17 550 553 2788
1 season GSW NBA 82 0 1208 140 273 .513 2 6 .333 138 267 .517 63 92 .685 10 55 65 342 38 4 83 67 345
1 season NYK NBA 71 923 94 241 .390 3 17 .176 91 224 .406 28 38 .737 14 44 58 159 39 5 73 83 219
1 season DAL NBA 56 1892 385 789 .488 1 4 .250 384 785 .489 128 185 .692 33 66 99 277 45 6 148 113 899
1 season LAC NBA 19 8 428 55 121 .455 1 2 .500 54 119 .454 18 34 .529 6 11 17 101 14 0 45 28 129

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
1979-80 22 NYK NBA PG 71 13.0 1.3 3.4 .390 0.0 0.2 .176 1.3 3.2 .406 0.4 0.5 .737 0.2 0.6 0.8 2.2 0.5 0.1 1.0 1.2 3.1
1980-81 23 TOT NBA PG 81 30.0 5.7 11.6 .489 0.0 0.1 .200 5.7 11.6 .491 1.9 2.6 .708 0.6 1.1 1.7 4.9 0.7 0.1 2.2 1.8 13.2
1980-81 23 DAL NBA PG 56 33.8 6.9 14.1 .488 0.0 0.1 .250 6.9 14.0 .489 2.3 3.3 .692 0.6 1.2 1.8 4.9 0.8 0.1 2.6 2.0 16.1
1980-81 23 CLE NBA PG 25 21.7 3.0 6.1 .497 0.0 0.0 .000 3.0 6.1 .500 0.9 1.1 .815 0.5 1.1 1.6 4.7 0.5 0.0 1.2 1.4 7.0
1981-82 24 CLE NBA PG 78 43 30.9 4.2 8.6 .484 0.0 0.1 .300 4.1 8.5 .486 2.0 2.6 .765 0.7 1.2 1.9 7.6 0.9 0.1 2.2 2.2 10.3
1982-83 25 CLE NBA PG 80 79 34.0 5.0 10.4 .482 0.1 0.2 .333 5.0 10.3 .484 2.1 3.1 .686 0.5 1.5 2.0 6.1 0.9 0.1 2.4 2.7 12.2
1983-84 26 CLE NBA PG 77 56 26.5 4.5 9.1 .498 0.0 0.1 .182 4.5 8.9 .503 1.4 2.0 .714 0.4 0.8 1.2 5.4 0.5 0.0 1.9 1.6 10.5
1984-85 27 CLE NBA PG 8 0 11.6 1.5 3.1 .480 0.0 0.0 1.5 3.1 .480 0.3 0.4 .667 0.0 0.1 0.1 2.9 0.0 0.0 1.0 1.0 3.3
1985-86 28 GSW NBA PG 82 0 14.7 1.7 3.3 .513 0.0 0.1 .333 1.7 3.3 .517 0.8 1.1 .685 0.1 0.7 0.8 4.2 0.5 0.0 1.0 0.8 4.2
1986-87 29 LAC NBA PG 19 8 22.5 2.9 6.4 .455 0.1 0.1 .500 2.8 6.3 .454 0.9 1.8 .529 0.3 0.6 0.9 5.3 0.7 0.0 2.4 1.5 6.8
Career NBA 496 186 24.7 3.7 7.7 .483 0.0 0.1 .254 3.7 7.5 .486 1.4 2.0 .708 0.4 1.0 1.4 5.1 0.7 0.1 1.8 1.7 8.8
5 seasons CLE NBA 268 178 29.1 4.3 8.9 .488 0.0 0.1 .265 4.3 8.8 .491 1.7 2.3 .723 0.5 1.1 1.7 6.1 0.7 0.1 2.1 2.1 10.4
1 season GSW NBA 82 0 14.7 1.7 3.3 .513 0.0 0.1 .333 1.7 3.3 .517 0.8 1.1 .685 0.1 0.7 0.8 4.2 0.5 0.0 1.0 0.8 4.2
1 season NYK NBA 71 13.0 1.3 3.4 .390 0.0 0.2 .176 1.3 3.2 .406 0.4 0.5 .737 0.2 0.6 0.8 2.2 0.5 0.1 1.0 1.2 3.1
1 season DAL NBA 56 33.8 6.9 14.1 .488 0.0 0.1 .250 6.9 14.0 .489 2.3 3.3 .692 0.6 1.2 1.8 4.9 0.8 0.1 2.6 2.0 16.1
1 season LAC NBA 19 8 22.5 2.9 6.4 .455 0.1 0.1 .500 2.8 6.3 .454 0.9 1.8 .529 0.3 0.6 0.9 5.3 0.7 0.0 2.4 1.5 6.8

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
1979-80 22 NYK NBA PG 71 923 3.7 9.4 .390 0.1 0.7 .176 3.5 8.7 .406 1.1 1.5 .737 0.5 1.7 2.3 6.2 1.5 0.2 2.8 3.2 8.5
1980-81 23 TOT NBA PG 81 2434 6.8 13.9 .489 0.0 0.1 .200 6.8 13.9 .491 2.2 3.1 .708 0.7 1.4 2.0 5.8 0.9 0.1 2.6 2.2 15.9
1980-81 23 DAL NBA PG 56 1892 7.3 15.0 .488 0.0 0.1 .250 7.3 14.9 .489 2.4 3.5 .692 0.6 1.3 1.9 5.3 0.9 0.1 2.8 2.2 17.1
1980-81 23 CLE NBA PG 25 542 5.0 10.2 .497 0.0 0.1 .000 5.0 10.1 .500 1.5 1.8 .815 0.8 1.8 2.6 7.8 0.9 0.1 2.1 2.3 11.6
1981-82 24 CLE NBA PG 78 43 2409 4.9 10.0 .484 0.0 0.1 .300 4.8 9.9 .486 2.3 3.0 .765 0.8 1.4 2.2 8.8 1.0 0.2 2.6 2.5 12.0
1982-83 25 CLE NBA PG 80 79 2716 5.3 11.0 .482 0.1 0.2 .333 5.3 10.9 .484 2.2 3.2 .686 0.5 1.6 2.1 6.5 1.0 0.1 2.6 2.8 12.9
1983-84 26 CLE NBA PG 77 56 2041 6.1 12.3 .498 0.0 0.2 .182 6.1 12.1 .503 1.9 2.7 .714 0.6 1.1 1.7 7.3 0.7 0.0 2.6 2.2 14.3
1984-85 27 CLE NBA PG 8 0 93 4.6 9.7 .480 0.0 0.0 4.6 9.7 .480 0.8 1.2 .667 0.0 0.4 0.4 8.9 0.0 0.0 3.1 3.1 10.1
1985-86 28 GSW NBA PG 82 0 1208 4.2 8.1 .513 0.1 0.2 .333 4.1 8.0 .517 1.9 2.7 .685 0.3 1.6 1.9 10.2 1.1 0.1 2.5 2.0 10.3
1986-87 29 LAC NBA PG 19 8 428 4.6 10.2 .455 0.1 0.2 .500 4.5 10.0 .454 1.5 2.9 .529 0.5 0.9 1.4 8.5 1.2 0.0 3.8 2.4 10.9
Career NBA 496 186 12252 5.4 11.2 .483 0.0 0.2 .254 5.3 11.0 .486 2.0 2.9 .708 0.6 1.4 2.0 7.4 1.0 0.1 2.6 2.5 12.9
5 seasons CLE NBA 268 178 7801 5.4 11.0 .488 0.0 0.2 .265 5.3 10.8 .491 2.1 2.9 .723 0.6 1.4 2.1 7.5 0.9 0.1 2.5 2.6 12.9
1 season GSW NBA 82 0 1208 4.2 8.1 .513 0.1 0.2 .333 4.1 8.0 .517 1.9 2.7 .685 0.3 1.6 1.9 10.2 1.1 0.1 2.5 2.0 10.3
1 season NYK NBA 71 923 3.7 9.4 .390 0.1 0.7 .176 3.5 8.7 .406 1.1 1.5 .737 0.5 1.7 2.3 6.2 1.5 0.2 2.8 3.2 8.5
1 season DAL NBA 56 1892 7.3 15.0 .488 0.0 0.1 .250 7.3 14.9 .489 2.4 3.5 .692 0.6 1.3 1.9 5.3 0.9 0.1 2.8 2.2 17.1
1 season LAC NBA 19 8 428 4.6 10.2 .455 0.1 0.2 .500 4.5 10.0 .454 1.5 2.9 .529 0.5 0.9 1.4 8.5 1.2 0.0 3.8 2.4 10.9

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
1979-80 22 NYK NBA PG 71 923 4.6 11.8 .390 0.1 0.8 .176 4.4 10.9 .406 1.4 1.9 .737 0.7 2.1 2.8 7.8 1.9 0.2 3.6 4.1 10.7
1980-81 23 TOT NBA PG 81 2434 9.2 18.7 .489 0.0 0.1 .200 9.2 18.6 .491 3.0 4.2 .708 0.9 1.8 2.7 7.8 1.2 0.1 3.6 2.9 21.3
1980-81 23 DAL NBA PG 56 1892 9.9 20.3 .488 0.0 0.1 .250 9.9 20.2 .489 3.3 4.8 .692 0.8 1.7 2.5 7.1 1.2 0.2 3.8 2.9 23.1
1980-81 23 CLE NBA PG 25 542 6.7 13.4 .497 0.0 0.1 .000 6.7 13.3 .500 1.9 2.4 .815 1.1 2.4 3.4 10.3 1.1 0.1 2.7 3.1 15.3
1981-82 24 CLE NBA PG 78 43 2409 6.5 13.5 .484 0.1 0.2 .300 6.5 13.3 .486 3.1 4.0 .765 1.1 1.9 3.0 11.8 1.4 0.2 3.4 3.4 16.2
1982-83 25 CLE NBA PG 80 79 2716 7.3 15.1 .482 0.1 0.2 .333 7.2 14.9 .484 3.0 4.4 .686 0.7 2.1 2.9 8.8 1.3 0.1 3.5 3.9 17.6
1983-84 26 CLE NBA PG 77 56 2041 8.4 16.9 .498 0.0 0.3 .182 8.4 16.6 .503 2.7 3.7 .714 0.8 1.5 2.3 10.0 0.9 0.0 3.5 3.0 19.5
1984-85 27 CLE NBA PG 8 0 93 6.1 12.7 .480 0.0 0.0 6.1 12.7 .480 1.0 1.5 .667 0.0 0.5 0.5 11.6 0.0 0.0 4.1 4.1 13.2
1985-86 28 GSW NBA PG 82 0 1208 5.3 10.4 .513 0.1 0.2 .333 5.3 10.2 .517 2.4 3.5 .685 0.4 2.1 2.5 13.0 1.4 0.2 3.2 2.6 13.2
1986-87 29 LAC NBA PG 19 8 428 6.0 13.2 .455 0.1 0.2 .500 5.9 13.0 .454 2.0 3.7 .529 0.7 1.2 1.9 11.0 1.5 0.0 4.9 3.1 14.1
Career NBA 496 186 12252 7.2 14.9 .483 0.1 0.2 .254 7.2 14.7 .486 2.7 3.8 .708 0.8 1.9 2.7 9.9 1.3 0.1 3.5 3.3 17.2
5 seasons CLE NBA 268 178 7801 7.3 14.9 .488 0.1 0.2 .265 7.2 14.7 .491 2.8 3.9 .723 0.9 1.9 2.8 10.2 1.2 0.1 3.4 3.5 17.4
1 season GSW NBA 82 0 1208 5.3 10.4 .513 0.1 0.2 .333 5.3 10.2 .517 2.4 3.5 .685 0.4 2.1 2.5 13.0 1.4 0.2 3.2 2.6 13.2
1 season NYK NBA 71 923 4.6 11.8 .390 0.1 0.8 .176 4.4 10.9 .406 1.4 1.9 .737 0.7 2.1 2.8 7.8 1.9 0.2 3.6 4.1 10.7
1 season DAL NBA 56 1892 9.9 20.3 .488 0.0 0.1 .250 9.9 20.2 .489 3.3 4.8 .692 0.8 1.7 2.5 7.1 1.2 0.2 3.8 2.9 23.1
1 season LAC NBA 19 8 428 6.0 13.2 .455 0.1 0.2 .500 5.9 13.0 .454 2.0 3.7 .529 0.7 1.2 1.9 11.0 1.5 0.0 4.9 3.1 14.1

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
1979-80 22 NYK NBA PG 71 923 7.0 .425 .396 .158 .071 1.6 5.2 3.4 20.0 1.9 0.3 22.1 13.8 89 111 -0.7 0.3 -0.3 -0.017
1980-81 23 TOT NBA PG 81 2434 13.4 .518 .490 .225 .005 2.0 4.5 3.2 25.1 1.2 0.2 14.7 20.7 103 114 1.7 0.0 1.7 .034
1980-81 23 DAL NBA PG 56 1892 13.4 .516 .489 .234 .005 1.9 4.1 3.0 24.1 1.2 0.2 14.5 22.5 101 114 0.9 0.0 0.8 .021
1980-81 23 CLE NBA PG 25 542 13.4 .528 .497 .176 .007 2.3 5.8 4.0 28.5 1.1 0.1 15.8 14.5 112 113 0.8 0.1 0.9 .078
1981-82 24 CLE NBA PG 78 2409 14.0 .530 .486 .298 .015 2.3 4.8 3.5 33.8 1.4 0.3 18.4 15.9 109 115 2.9 0.1 3.0 .060
1982-83 25 CLE NBA PG 80 2716 12.6 .518 .484 .294 .014 1.7 5.1 3.3 26.5 1.3 0.1 17.2 17.6 104 110 2.4 1.0 3.4 .060
1983-84 26 CLE NBA PG 77 2041 13.3 .527 .499 .220 .016 1.7 3.7 2.7 29.9 0.9 0.0 15.9 18.6 107 114 1.9 0.7 2.6 .061
1984-85 27 CLE NBA PG 8 93 7.8 .494 .480 .120 .000 0.0 1.2 0.6 33.1 0.0 0.0 23.3 14.8 99 116 0.0 0.0 0.0 -0.002
1985-86 28 GSW NBA PG 82 1208 13.7 .550 .516 .337 .022 0.9 5.1 2.9 35.1 1.4 0.2 20.9 12.9 114 115 1.7 0.1 1.8 .072
1986-87 29 LAC NBA PG 19 428 9.0 .474 .459 .281 .017 1.4 3.1 2.2 33.3 1.5 0.0 24.9 16.8 92 116 -0.4 0.0 -0.4 -0.040
Career NBA 496 12252 12.7 .517 .485 .257 .017 1.8 4.6 3.1 28.9 1.3 0.1 17.5 17.3 105 113 9.5 2.3 11.9 .047
5 seasons CLE NBA 268 7801 13.2 .525 .490 .264 .014 1.9 4.6 3.2 29.9 1.2 0.1 17.1 17.1 107 113 8.0 1.9 9.9 .061
1 season GSW NBA 82 1208 13.7 .550 .516 .337 .022 0.9 5.1 2.9 35.1 1.4 0.2 20.9 12.9 114 115 1.7 0.1 1.8 .072
1 season NYK NBA 71 923 7.0 .425 .396 .158 .071 1.6 5.2 3.4 20.0 1.9 0.3 22.1 13.8 89 111 -0.7 0.3 -0.3 -0.017
1 season DAL NBA 56 1892 13.4 .516 .489 .234 .005 1.9 4.1 3.0 24.1 1.2 0.2 14.5 22.5 101 114 0.9 0.0 0.8 .021
1 season LAC NBA 19 428 9.0 .474 .459 .281 .017 1.4 3.1 2.2 33.3 1.5 0.0 24.9 16.8 92 116 -0.4 0.0 -0.4 -0.040

Similarity Scores

Explanation ▪ Players with careers of similar quality and shape (thru 2013-14)
Thru 8 Years Win Shares (Best to Worst)
Player Sim 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
Geoff Huston 3.4 3.0 2.6 1.8 1.7 0.0 -0.3 -0.4
Bob Harrison 83.4 3.5 3.3 2.9 2.2 0.9 0.0 -0.4
Anthony Morrow 83.3 3.5 3.0 3.0 2.4 1.7 0.7
Charlie Criss 83.3 3.7 2.8 2.5 2.2 2.1 0.3 0.1 0.0
Jerryd Bayless 82.8 4.0 2.7 2.4 2.0 1.6 0.3
Devin Brown 81.6 3.7 3.5 2.4 1.7 1.4 0.4 0.1 -0.1
Jacque Vaughn 80.7 3.5 3.0 2.0 1.8 0.4 0.1 0.0 -0.4
Bill Gabor 80.5 3.5 2.9 2.8 1.5 0.5 0.0
Charlie Bell 80.2 4.0 3.3 2.2 2.0 1.3 -0.1 -0.2
Chris Whitney 79.4 4.0 3.2 2.7 2.3 1.3 1.0 -0.2 -0.3
Tyronn Lue 79.2 3.7 3.7 2.7 2.1 2.0 0.4 0.3 0.2
Career Win Shares (Best to Worst)
Player Sim 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
Geoff Huston 3.4 3.0 2.6 1.8 1.7 0.0 -0.3 -0.4
Anthony Morrow 83.3 3.5 3.0 3.0 2.4 1.7 0.7
Charlie Criss 83.3 3.7 2.8 2.5 2.2 2.1 0.3 0.1 0.0
Jerryd Bayless 82.8 4.0 2.7 2.4 2.0 1.6 0.3
Devin Brown 81.6 3.7 3.5 2.4 1.7 1.4 0.4 0.1 -0.1
Bill Gabor 80.5 3.5 2.9 2.8 1.5 0.5 0.0
Charlie Bell 80.2 4.0 3.3 2.2 2.0 1.3 -0.1 -0.2
Bob Harrison 79.3 3.5 3.3 2.9 2.2 0.9 0.9 0.0 -0.4
Winston Garland 78.3 4.5 2.9 2.4 1.8 1.7 1.2 -0.3
George Dempsey 78.0 3.5 2.2 2.1 1.5 1.4
Trenton Hassell 78.0 4.0 2.7 2.6 2.3 1.5 0.7 0.2 -0.1 -0.1

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
1975-76 18 TXTECH 31 557 91 194 36 54 42 218 .469 .667 18.0 7.0 1.4
1976-77 19 TXTECH 29 891 128 222 34 59 58 290 .577 .576 30.7 10.0 2.0
1977-78 20 TXTECH 27 754 96 197 39 53 46 231 .487 .736 27.9 8.6 1.7
1978-79 21 TXTECH 30 911 142 286 41 53 70 325 .497 .774 30.4 10.8 2.3
Career 117 3113 457 899 150 219 216 1064 .508 .685 26.6 9.1 1.8

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Games
1985-86 NBA 82 (2)

Assists
1981-82 NBA 590 (6)

Assists Per Game
1981-82 NBA 7.6 (8)
Career NBA 5.1 (92)
Career 5.1 (94)

Assist Pct
1981-82 NBA 33.8 (5)

Hall of Fame Probability
Career 0.000 (678)

NBA Elo Player Rating
545th (overall) as of Sep 4, 2014, 12:17PM

   

Transactions

June 25, 1979: Drafted by the New York Knicks in the 3rd round (50th pick) of the 1979 NBA Draft.

May 28, 1980: Drafted by the Dallas Mavericks from the New York Knicks in the NBA expansion draft.

February 7, 1981: Traded by the Dallas Mavericks with a 1983 3rd round draft pick (Larry Anderson was later selected) to the Cleveland Cavaliers for Chad Kinch and a 1985 1st round draft pick (Detlef Schrempf was later selected).

December 7, 1984: Waived by the Cleveland Cavaliers.

October 24, 1985: Signed as a free agent with the Golden State Warriors.

November 11, 1986: Signed as a veteran free agent with the Los Angeles Clippers.

December 22, 1986: Waived by the Los Angeles Clippers.

Salaries

Season Team Lg Salary
1985-86 Golden State Warriors NBA $90,000
Career (may be incomplete) $90,000

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