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Billy Knight

William R. Knight (Bill, Mooney)

Position: Small Forward and Shooting Guard ▪ Shoots: Right
Height: 6-6 ▪ Weight: 195 lbs.
Born: June 9, 1952 in Braddock, Pennsylvania
High School: Braddock in Braddock, Pennsylvania
College: University of Pittsburgh
Draft: Los Angeles Lakers, 2nd round (3rd pick, 21st overall), 1974 NBA Draft
NBA Debut: October 21, 1976 ▪ ABA Debut: October 18, 1974
As Executive: MEM/ATL franchises, 2000-2008 (Full Record)

Other SR Links: College Basketball at Sports-Reference.com

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Fine Details ▪ Last updated Sep 20, 2014 6:17 AM

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
1974-75 22 INA ABA SF 80 2559 580 1087 .534 4 16 .250 576 1071 .538 207 259 .799 284 348 632 168 115 29 236 194 1371
1975-76 ★ 23 INA ABA SF 70 2775 774 1567 .494 6 15 .400 768 1552 .495 415 501 .828 294 414 708 259 92 23 299 206 1969
1976-77 ★ 24 IND NBA SF 78 3117 831 1687 .493 831 1687 .493 413 506 .816 223 359 582 260 117 19 197 2075
1977-78 25 BUF NBA SF 53 2155 457 926 .494 457 926 .494 301 372 .809 126 257 383 161 82 13 167 137 1215
1978-79 26 TOT NBA SF 79 2095 441 835 .528 441 835 .528 249 296 .841 94 253 347 152 63 8 225 160 1131
1978-79 26 BOS NBA SF 40 1119 219 436 .502 219 436 .502 118 146 .808 41 132 173 66 31 3 129 86 556
1978-79 26 IND NBA SF 39 976 222 399 .556 222 399 .556 131 150 .873 53 121 174 86 32 5 96 74 575
1979-80 27 IND NBA SF 75 1910 385 722 .533 4 15 .267 381 707 .539 212 262 .809 136 225 361 155 82 9 132 96 986
1980-81 28 IND NBA SG 82 2385 546 1025 .533 3 19 .158 543 1006 .540 341 410 .832 191 219 410 157 84 12 177 155 1436
1981-82 29 IND NBA SF 81 19 1803 378 764 .495 9 32 .281 369 732 .504 233 282 .826 97 160 257 118 63 14 137 132 998
1982-83 30 IND NBA SG 80 54 2262 512 984 .520 3 19 .158 509 965 .527 343 408 .841 152 172 324 192 66 8 193 143 1370
1983-84 31 KCK NBA SF 75 39 1885 358 729 .491 4 14 .286 354 715 .495 243 283 .859 89 166 255 160 54 6 155 122 963
1984-85 32 TOT NBA SF-SG 68 1 800 156 354 .441 11 25 .440 145 329 .441 64 73 .877 50 68 118 80 16 2 70 62 387
1984-85 32 KCK NBA SG 16 0 189 31 69 .449 1 1 1.000 30 68 .441 13 16 .813 10 12 22 21 2 1 13 14 76
1984-85 32 SAS NBA SF 52 1 611 125 285 .439 10 24 .417 115 261 .441 51 57 .895 40 56 96 59 14 1 57 48 311
Career TOT 821 113 23746 5418 10680 .507 44 155 .284 5374 10525 .511 3021 3652 .827 1736 2641 4377 1862 834 143 1791 1604 13901
NBA 671 113 18412 4064 8026 .506 34 124 .274 4030 7902 .510 2399 2892 .830 1158 1879 3037 1435 627 91 1256 1204 10561
ABA 150 5334 1354 2654 .510 10 31 .323 1344 2623 .512 622 760 .818 578 762 1340 427 207 52 535 400 3340
8 seasons INA,IND NBA 585 73 17787 4228 8235 .513 29 116 .250 4199 8119 .517 2295 2778 .826 1430 2018 3448 1395 651 119 1270 1197 10780
2 seasons KCK NBA 91 39 2074 389 798 .487 5 15 .333 384 783 .490 256 299 .856 99 178 277 181 56 7 168 136 1039
1 season BUF NBA 53 2155 457 926 .494 457 926 .494 301 372 .809 126 257 383 161 82 13 167 137 1215
1 season SAS NBA 52 1 611 125 285 .439 10 24 .417 115 261 .441 51 57 .895 40 56 96 59 14 1 57 48 311
1 season BOS NBA 40 1119 219 436 .502 219 436 .502 118 146 .808 41 132 173 66 31 3 129 86 556

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
1974-75 22 INA ABA SF 80 32.0 7.3 13.6 .534 0.1 0.2 .250 7.2 13.4 .538 2.6 3.2 .799 3.6 4.4 7.9 2.1 1.4 0.4 3.0 2.4 17.1
1975-76 ★ 23 INA ABA SF 70 39.6 11.1 22.4 .494 0.1 0.2 .400 11.0 22.2 .495 5.9 7.2 .828 4.2 5.9 10.1 3.7 1.3 0.3 4.3 2.9 28.1
1976-77 ★ 24 IND NBA SF 78 40.0 10.7 21.6 .493 10.7 21.6 .493 5.3 6.5 .816 2.9 4.6 7.5 3.3 1.5 0.2 2.5 26.6
1977-78 25 BUF NBA SF 53 40.7 8.6 17.5 .494 8.6 17.5 .494 5.7 7.0 .809 2.4 4.8 7.2 3.0 1.5 0.2 3.2 2.6 22.9
1978-79 26 TOT NBA SF 79 26.5 5.6 10.6 .528 5.6 10.6 .528 3.2 3.7 .841 1.2 3.2 4.4 1.9 0.8 0.1 2.8 2.0 14.3
1978-79 26 BOS NBA SF 40 28.0 5.5 10.9 .502 5.5 10.9 .502 3.0 3.7 .808 1.0 3.3 4.3 1.7 0.8 0.1 3.2 2.2 13.9
1978-79 26 IND NBA SF 39 25.0 5.7 10.2 .556 5.7 10.2 .556 3.4 3.8 .873 1.4 3.1 4.5 2.2 0.8 0.1 2.5 1.9 14.7
1979-80 27 IND NBA SF 75 25.5 5.1 9.6 .533 0.1 0.2 .267 5.1 9.4 .539 2.8 3.5 .809 1.8 3.0 4.8 2.1 1.1 0.1 1.8 1.3 13.1
1980-81 28 IND NBA SG 82 29.1 6.7 12.5 .533 0.0 0.2 .158 6.6 12.3 .540 4.2 5.0 .832 2.3 2.7 5.0 1.9 1.0 0.1 2.2 1.9 17.5
1981-82 29 IND NBA SF 81 19 22.3 4.7 9.4 .495 0.1 0.4 .281 4.6 9.0 .504 2.9 3.5 .826 1.2 2.0 3.2 1.5 0.8 0.2 1.7 1.6 12.3
1982-83 30 IND NBA SG 80 54 28.3 6.4 12.3 .520 0.0 0.2 .158 6.4 12.1 .527 4.3 5.1 .841 1.9 2.2 4.1 2.4 0.8 0.1 2.4 1.8 17.1
1983-84 31 KCK NBA SF 75 39 25.1 4.8 9.7 .491 0.1 0.2 .286 4.7 9.5 .495 3.2 3.8 .859 1.2 2.2 3.4 2.1 0.7 0.1 2.1 1.6 12.8
1984-85 32 TOT NBA SF-SG 68 1 11.8 2.3 5.2 .441 0.2 0.4 .440 2.1 4.8 .441 0.9 1.1 .877 0.7 1.0 1.7 1.2 0.2 0.0 1.0 0.9 5.7
1984-85 32 KCK NBA SG 16 0 11.8 1.9 4.3 .449 0.1 0.1 1.000 1.9 4.3 .441 0.8 1.0 .813 0.6 0.8 1.4 1.3 0.1 0.1 0.8 0.9 4.8
1984-85 32 SAS NBA SF 52 1 11.8 2.4 5.5 .439 0.2 0.5 .417 2.2 5.0 .441 1.0 1.1 .895 0.8 1.1 1.8 1.1 0.3 0.0 1.1 0.9 6.0
Career TOT 821 113 28.9 6.6 13.0 .507 0.1 0.3 .284 6.5 12.8 .511 3.7 4.4 .827 2.1 3.2 5.3 2.3 1.0 0.2 2.4 2.0 16.9
NBA 671 113 27.4 6.1 12.0 .506 0.1 0.3 .274 6.0 11.8 .510 3.6 4.3 .830 1.7 2.8 4.5 2.1 0.9 0.1 2.1 1.8 15.7
ABA 150 35.6 9.0 17.7 .510 0.1 0.2 .323 9.0 17.5 .512 4.1 5.1 .818 3.9 5.1 8.9 2.8 1.4 0.3 3.6 2.7 22.3
8 seasons INA,IND NBA 585 73 30.4 7.2 14.1 .513 0.1 0.2 .250 7.2 13.9 .517 3.9 4.7 .826 2.4 3.4 5.9 2.4 1.1 0.2 2.5 2.0 18.4
2 seasons KCK NBA 91 39 22.8 4.3 8.8 .487 0.1 0.2 .333 4.2 8.6 .490 2.8 3.3 .856 1.1 2.0 3.0 2.0 0.6 0.1 1.8 1.5 11.4
1 season BUF NBA 53 40.7 8.6 17.5 .494 8.6 17.5 .494 5.7 7.0 .809 2.4 4.8 7.2 3.0 1.5 0.2 3.2 2.6 22.9
1 season SAS NBA 52 1 11.8 2.4 5.5 .439 0.2 0.5 .417 2.2 5.0 .441 1.0 1.1 .895 0.8 1.1 1.8 1.1 0.3 0.0 1.1 0.9 6.0
1 season BOS NBA 40 28.0 5.5 10.9 .502 5.5 10.9 .502 3.0 3.7 .808 1.0 3.3 4.3 1.7 0.8 0.1 3.2 2.2 13.9

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
1974-75 22 INA ABA SF 80 2559 8.2 15.3 .534 0.1 0.2 .250 8.1 15.1 .538 2.9 3.6 .799 4.0 4.9 8.9 2.4 1.6 0.4 3.3 2.7 19.3
1975-76 ★ 23 INA ABA SF 70 2775 10.0 20.3 .494 0.1 0.2 .400 10.0 20.1 .495 5.4 6.5 .828 3.8 5.4 9.2 3.4 1.2 0.3 3.9 2.7 25.5
1976-77 ★ 24 IND NBA SF 78 3117 9.6 19.5 .493 9.6 19.5 .493 4.8 5.8 .816 2.6 4.1 6.7 3.0 1.4 0.2 2.3 24.0
1977-78 25 BUF NBA SF 53 2155 7.6 15.5 .494 7.6 15.5 .494 5.0 6.2 .809 2.1 4.3 6.4 2.7 1.4 0.2 2.8 2.3 20.3
1978-79 26 TOT NBA SF 79 2095 7.6 14.3 .528 7.6 14.3 .528 4.3 5.1 .841 1.6 4.3 6.0 2.6 1.1 0.1 3.9 2.7 19.4
1978-79 26 BOS NBA SF 40 1119 7.0 14.0 .502 7.0 14.0 .502 3.8 4.7 .808 1.3 4.2 5.6 2.1 1.0 0.1 4.2 2.8 17.9
1978-79 26 IND NBA SF 39 976 8.2 14.7 .556 8.2 14.7 .556 4.8 5.5 .873 2.0 4.5 6.4 3.2 1.2 0.2 3.5 2.7 21.2
1979-80 27 IND NBA SF 75 1910 7.3 13.6 .533 0.1 0.3 .267 7.2 13.3 .539 4.0 4.9 .809 2.6 4.2 6.8 2.9 1.5 0.2 2.5 1.8 18.6
1980-81 28 IND NBA SG 82 2385 8.2 15.5 .533 0.0 0.3 .158 8.2 15.2 .540 5.1 6.2 .832 2.9 3.3 6.2 2.4 1.3 0.2 2.7 2.3 21.7
1981-82 29 IND NBA SF 81 19 1803 7.5 15.3 .495 0.2 0.6 .281 7.4 14.6 .504 4.7 5.6 .826 1.9 3.2 5.1 2.4 1.3 0.3 2.7 2.6 19.9
1982-83 30 IND NBA SG 80 54 2262 8.1 15.7 .520 0.0 0.3 .158 8.1 15.4 .527 5.5 6.5 .841 2.4 2.7 5.2 3.1 1.1 0.1 3.1 2.3 21.8
1983-84 31 KCK NBA SF 75 39 1885 6.8 13.9 .491 0.1 0.3 .286 6.8 13.7 .495 4.6 5.4 .859 1.7 3.2 4.9 3.1 1.0 0.1 3.0 2.3 18.4
1984-85 32 TOT NBA SF-SG 68 1 800 7.0 15.9 .441 0.5 1.1 .440 6.5 14.8 .441 2.9 3.3 .877 2.3 3.1 5.3 3.6 0.7 0.1 3.2 2.8 17.4
1984-85 32 KCK NBA SG 16 0 189 5.9 13.1 .449 0.2 0.2 1.000 5.7 13.0 .441 2.5 3.0 .813 1.9 2.3 4.2 4.0 0.4 0.2 2.5 2.7 14.5
1984-85 32 SAS NBA SF 52 1 611 7.4 16.8 .439 0.6 1.4 .417 6.8 15.4 .441 3.0 3.4 .895 2.4 3.3 5.7 3.5 0.8 0.1 3.4 2.8 18.3
Career TOT 821 113 23746 8.2 16.2 .507 0.1 0.3 .284 8.1 16.0 .511 4.6 5.5 .827 2.6 4.0 6.6 2.8 1.3 0.2 3.1 2.4 21.1
NBA 671 113 18412 7.9 15.7 .506 0.1 0.4 .274 7.9 15.5 .510 4.7 5.7 .830 2.3 3.7 5.9 2.8 1.2 0.2 3.0 2.4 20.6
ABA 150 5334 9.1 17.9 .510 0.1 0.2 .323 9.1 17.7 .512 4.2 5.1 .818 3.9 5.1 9.0 2.9 1.4 0.4 3.6 2.7 22.5
8 seasons INA,IND NBA 585 73 17787 8.6 16.7 .513 0.1 0.3 .250 8.5 16.4 .517 4.6 5.6 .826 2.9 4.1 7.0 2.8 1.3 0.2 3.1 2.4 21.8
2 seasons KCK NBA 91 39 2074 6.8 13.9 .487 0.1 0.3 .333 6.7 13.6 .490 4.4 5.2 .856 1.7 3.1 4.8 3.1 1.0 0.1 2.9 2.4 18.0
1 season BUF NBA 53 2155 7.6 15.5 .494 7.6 15.5 .494 5.0 6.2 .809 2.1 4.3 6.4 2.7 1.4 0.2 2.8 2.3 20.3
1 season SAS NBA 52 1 611 7.4 16.8 .439 0.6 1.4 .417 6.8 15.4 .441 3.0 3.4 .895 2.4 3.3 5.7 3.5 0.8 0.1 3.4 2.8 18.3
1 season BOS NBA 40 1119 7.0 14.0 .502 7.0 14.0 .502 3.8 4.7 .808 1.3 4.2 5.6 2.1 1.0 0.1 4.2 2.8 17.9

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
1974-75 22 INA ABA SF 80 2559 10.3 19.4 .534 0.1 0.3 .250 10.3 19.1 .538 3.7 4.6 .799 5.1 6.2 11.3 3.0 2.1 0.5 4.2 3.5 24.5
1975-76 ★ 23 INA ABA SF 70 2775 12.4 25.2 .494 0.1 0.2 .400 12.3 24.9 .495 6.7 8.0 .828 4.7 6.7 11.4 4.2 1.5 0.4 4.8 3.3 31.6
1976-77 ★ 24 IND NBA SF 78 3117 11.9 24.3 .493 11.9 24.3 .493 5.9 7.3 .816 3.2 5.2 8.4 3.7 1.7 0.3 2.8 29.8
1977-78 25 BUF NBA SF 53 2155 9.8 19.8 .494 9.8 19.8 .494 6.4 7.9 .809 2.7 5.5 8.2 3.4 1.8 0.3 3.6 2.9 25.9
1978-79 26 TOT NBA SF 79 2095 9.5 18.1 .528 9.5 18.1 .528 5.4 6.4 .841 2.0 5.5 7.5 3.3 1.4 0.2 4.9 3.5 24.5
1978-79 26 BOS NBA SF 40 1119 8.8 17.6 .502 8.8 17.6 .502 4.8 5.9 .808 1.7 5.3 7.0 2.7 1.2 0.1 5.2 3.5 22.4
1978-79 26 IND NBA SF 39 976 10.4 18.6 .556 10.4 18.6 .556 6.1 7.0 .873 2.5 5.6 8.1 4.0 1.5 0.2 4.5 3.5 26.8
1979-80 27 IND NBA SF 75 1910 9.3 17.4 .533 0.1 0.4 .267 9.2 17.0 .539 5.1 6.3 .809 3.3 5.4 8.7 3.7 2.0 0.2 3.2 2.3 23.7
1980-81 28 IND NBA SG 82 2385 10.9 20.4 .533 0.1 0.4 .158 10.8 20.1 .540 6.8 8.2 .832 3.8 4.4 8.2 3.1 1.7 0.2 3.5 3.1 28.6
1981-82 29 IND NBA SF 81 19 1803 10.2 20.6 .495 0.2 0.9 .281 10.0 19.7 .504 6.3 7.6 .826 2.6 4.3 6.9 3.2 1.7 0.4 3.7 3.6 26.9
1982-83 30 IND NBA SG 80 54 2262 10.5 20.1 .520 0.1 0.4 .158 10.4 19.7 .527 7.0 8.3 .841 3.1 3.5 6.6 3.9 1.3 0.2 3.9 2.9 28.0
1983-84 31 KCK NBA SF 75 39 1885 8.9 18.0 .491 0.1 0.3 .286 8.8 17.7 .495 6.0 7.0 .859 2.2 4.1 6.3 4.0 1.3 0.1 3.8 3.0 23.8
1984-85 32 TOT NBA SF-SG 68 1 800 9.0 20.4 .441 0.6 1.4 .440 8.4 19.0 .441 3.7 4.2 .877 2.9 3.9 6.8 4.6 0.9 0.1 4.0 3.6 22.3
1984-85 32 KCK NBA SG 16 0 189 7.5 16.8 .449 0.2 0.2 1.000 7.3 16.5 .441 3.2 3.9 .813 2.4 2.9 5.4 5.1 0.5 0.2 3.2 3.4 18.5
1984-85 32 SAS NBA SF 52 1 611 9.4 21.5 .439 0.8 1.8 .417 8.7 19.7 .441 3.9 4.3 .895 3.0 4.2 7.3 4.5 1.1 0.1 4.3 3.6 23.5
Career TOT 821 113 23746 10.5 20.7 .507 0.1 0.4 .284 10.4 20.4 .511 5.8 7.1 .827 3.4 5.1 8.5 3.6 1.6 0.3 4.0 3.1 26.9
NBA 671 113 18412 10.2 20.2 .506 0.1 0.5 .274 10.1 19.8 .510 6.0 7.3 .830 2.9 4.7 7.6 3.6 1.6 0.2 3.8 3.0 26.5
ABA 150 5334 11.4 22.4 .510 0.1 0.3 .323 11.4 22.2 .512 5.3 6.4 .818 4.9 6.4 11.3 3.6 1.7 0.4 4.5 3.4 28.2
8 seasons INA,IND NBA 585 73 17787 10.9 21.3 .513 0.1 0.4 .250 10.8 21.0 .517 5.9 7.2 .826 3.7 5.2 8.9 3.6 1.7 0.3 4.0 3.1 27.9
2 seasons KCK NBA 91 39 2074 8.7 17.9 .487 0.1 0.3 .333 8.6 17.6 .490 5.8 6.7 .856 2.2 4.0 6.2 4.1 1.3 0.2 3.8 3.1 23.3
1 season BUF NBA 53 2155 9.8 19.8 .494 9.8 19.8 .494 6.4 7.9 .809 2.7 5.5 8.2 3.4 1.8 0.3 3.6 2.9 25.9
1 season SAS NBA 52 1 611 9.4 21.5 .439 0.8 1.8 .417 8.7 19.7 .441 3.9 4.3 .895 3.0 4.2 7.3 4.5 1.1 0.1 4.3 3.6 23.5
1 season BOS NBA 40 1119 8.8 17.6 .502 8.8 17.6 .502 4.8 5.9 .808 1.7 5.3 7.0 2.7 1.2 0.1 5.2 3.5 22.4

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
1974-75 22 INA ABA SF 80 2559 18.5 .571 .535 .238 .015 10.2 13.7 11.9 8.9 2.1 0.6 16.4 21.1 110 106 4.7 2.4 7.1 .133
1975-76 ★ 23 INA ABA SF 70 2775 21.1 .551 .496 .320 .010 9.1 14.3 11.6 14.6 1.5 0.4 14.3 27.9 108 105 5.7 2.6 8.3 .143
1976-77 ★ 24 IND NBA SF 78 3117 20.1 .543 .493 .300 6.8 11.5 9.1 13.4 1.7 0.3 103 8.8 1.9 10.7 .164
1977-78 25 BUF NBA SF 53 2155 18.7 .558 .494 .402 6.3 12.7 9.5 11.5 1.8 0.3 13.3 23.3 108 104 4.7 1.3 6.0 .133
1978-79 26 TOT NBA SF 79 2095 15.3 .586 .528 .354 4.8 13.0 8.9 10.5 1.4 0.2 18.9 22.2 104 107 2.3 1.4 3.7 .085
1978-79 26 BOS NBA SF 40 1119 12.1 .556 .502 .335 4.0 13.2 8.6 8.4 1.2 0.1 20.5 22.0 96 108 0.1 0.6 0.7 .029
1978-79 26 IND NBA SF 39 976 19.0 .618 .556 .376 5.6 12.8 9.2 13.0 1.5 0.3 17.1 22.5 112 105 2.2 0.8 3.0 .149
1979-80 27 IND NBA SF 75 1910 18.0 .589 .536 .363 .021 7.2 12.6 9.8 11.4 2.0 0.3 13.6 19.7 116 107 4.2 1.5 5.8 .145
1980-81 28 IND NBA SG 82 2385 19.9 .596 .534 .400 .019 8.5 10.3 9.4 10.0 1.7 0.3 12.8 23.2 117 107 6.5 1.9 8.4 .170
1981-82 29 IND NBA SF 81 1803 16.7 .562 .501 .369 .042 5.7 9.8 7.7 10.4 1.7 0.4 13.4 23.7 108 107 2.4 1.9 4.3 .115
1982-83 30 IND NBA SG 80 2262 18.7 .589 .522 .415 .019 6.9 8.6 7.7 12.0 1.3 0.2 14.2 23.6 114 112 5.5 0.3 5.8 .123
1983-84 31 KCK NBA SF 75 1885 14.3 .564 .494 .388 .019 5.3 10.2 7.7 12.1 1.3 0.2 15.4 21.5 108 110 2.0 1.4 3.4 .086
1984-85 32 TOT NBA SF-SG 68 800 11.7 .501 .456 .206 .071 7.3 9.4 8.4 13.5 0.9 0.1 15.3 22.8 100 113 0.1 0.3 0.4 .025
1984-85 32 KCK NBA SG 16 189 10.2 .500 .457 .232 .014 6.1 7.2 6.6 14.6 0.5 0.3 14.6 18.6 103 116 0.1 0.0 0.1 .021
1984-85 32 SAS NBA SF 52 611 12.2 .501 .456 .200 .084 7.6 10.1 8.9 13.2 1.1 0.1 15.5 24.1 100 112 0.0 0.3 0.3 .027
Career TOT 821 23746 18.2 .566 .509 .342 .015 7.2 11.7 9.4 11.7 1.6 0.3 14.7 23.1 110 107 47.0 16.9 63.9 .129
NBA 671 18412 17.7 .568 .508 .360 .015 6.5 11.0 8.7 11.6 1.6 0.3 14.5 22.5 110 107 36.5 12.0 48.5 .126
ABA 150 5334 19.9 .559 .512 .286 .012 9.6 14.0 11.7 11.9 1.8 0.5 15.2 24.6 109 105 10.5 4.9 15.4 .139
8 seasons INA,IND NBA 585 17787 19.2 .570 .515 .337 .014 7.7 11.7 9.7 11.8 1.7 0.4 14.4 23.3 112 106 40.1 13.3 53.4 .144
2 seasons KCK NBA 91 2074 14.0 .559 .491 .375 .019 5.4 10.0 7.6 12.3 1.3 0.2 15.3 21.2 107 111 2.1 1.4 3.5 .080
1 season BUF NBA 53 2155 18.7 .558 .494 .402 6.3 12.7 9.5 11.5 1.8 0.3 13.3 23.3 108 104 4.7 1.3 6.0 .133
1 season SAS NBA 52 611 12.2 .501 .456 .200 .084 7.6 10.1 8.9 13.2 1.1 0.1 15.5 24.1 100 112 0.0 0.3 0.3 .027
1 season BOS NBA 40 1119 12.1 .556 .502 .335 4.0 13.2 8.6 8.4 1.2 0.1 20.5 22.0 96 108 0.1 0.6 0.7 .029

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
1974-75 22 INA ABA SF 18 763 176 310 .568 0 2 .000 176 308 .571 82 97 .845 64 96 160 43 17 1 55 45 434
1975-76 23 INA ABA SF 3 143 41 74 .554 0 1 .000 41 73 .562 19 22 .864 10 22 32 12 2 0 20 9 101
1980-81 28 IND NBA SG 2 71 16 30 .533 0 0 16 30 .533 5 8 .625 6 6 12 5 1 0 5 5 37
1983-84 31 KCK NBA SF 3 37 8 24 .333 0 0 8 24 .333 2 2 1.000 2 1 3 2 0 0 2 2 18
1984-85 32 SAS NBA SF 5 0 45 8 15 .533 0 4 .000 8 11 .727 0 0 3 3 6 3 2 0 2 2 16
Career TOT 31 0 1059 249 453 .550 0 7 .000 249 446 .558 108 129 .837 85 128 213 65 22 1 84 63 606
ABA 21 906 217 384 .565 0 3 .000 217 381 .570 101 119 .849 74 118 192 55 19 1 75 54 535
NBA 10 0 153 32 69 .464 0 4 .000 32 65 .492 7 10 .700 11 10 21 10 3 0 9 9 71
3 seasons INA,IND ABA 23 977 233 414 .563 0 3 .000 233 411 .567 106 127 .835 80 124 204 60 20 1 80 59 572
1 season SAS NBA 5 0 45 8 15 .533 0 4 .000 8 11 .727 0 0 3 3 6 3 2 0 2 2 16
1 season KCK NBA 3 37 8 24 .333 0 0 8 24 .333 2 2 1.000 2 1 3 2 0 0 2 2 18

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
1974-75 22 INA ABA SF 18 42.4 9.8 17.2 .568 0.0 0.1 .000 9.8 17.1 .571 4.6 5.4 .845 3.6 5.3 8.9 2.4 0.9 0.1 3.1 2.5 24.1
1975-76 23 INA ABA SF 3 47.7 13.7 24.7 .554 0.0 0.3 .000 13.7 24.3 .562 6.3 7.3 .864 3.3 7.3 10.7 4.0 0.7 0.0 6.7 3.0 33.7
1980-81 28 IND NBA SG 2 35.5 8.0 15.0 .533 0.0 0.0 8.0 15.0 .533 2.5 4.0 .625 3.0 3.0 6.0 2.5 0.5 0.0 2.5 2.5 18.5
1983-84 31 KCK NBA SF 3 12.3 2.7 8.0 .333 0.0 0.0 2.7 8.0 .333 0.7 0.7 1.000 0.7 0.3 1.0 0.7 0.0 0.0 0.7 0.7 6.0
1984-85 32 SAS NBA SF 5 0 9.0 1.6 3.0 .533 0.0 0.8 .000 1.6 2.2 .727 0.0 0.0 0.6 0.6 1.2 0.6 0.4 0.0 0.4 0.4 3.2
Career TOT 31 0 34.2 8.0 14.6 .550 0.0 0.2 .000 8.0 14.4 .558 3.5 4.2 .837 2.7 4.1 6.9 2.1 0.7 0.0 2.7 2.0 19.5
ABA 21 43.1 10.3 18.3 .565 0.0 0.1 .000 10.3 18.1 .570 4.8 5.7 .849 3.5 5.6 9.1 2.6 0.9 0.0 3.6 2.6 25.5
NBA 10 0 15.3 3.2 6.9 .464 0.0 0.4 .000 3.2 6.5 .492 0.7 1.0 .700 1.1 1.0 2.1 1.0 0.3 0.0 0.9 0.9 7.1
3 seasons INA,IND ABA 23 42.5 10.1 18.0 .563 0.0 0.1 .000 10.1 17.9 .567 4.6 5.5 .835 3.5 5.4 8.9 2.6 0.9 0.0 3.5 2.6 24.9
1 season SAS NBA 5 0 9.0 1.6 3.0 .533 0.0 0.8 .000 1.6 2.2 .727 0.0 0.0 0.6 0.6 1.2 0.6 0.4 0.0 0.4 0.4 3.2
1 season KCK NBA 3 12.3 2.7 8.0 .333 0.0 0.0 2.7 8.0 .333 0.7 0.7 1.000 0.7 0.3 1.0 0.7 0.0 0.0 0.7 0.7 6.0

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
1974-75 22 INA ABA SF 18 763 8.3 14.6 .568 0.0 0.1 .000 8.3 14.5 .571 3.9 4.6 .845 3.0 4.5 7.5 2.0 0.8 0.0 2.6 2.1 20.5
1975-76 23 INA ABA SF 3 143 10.3 18.6 .554 0.0 0.3 .000 10.3 18.4 .562 4.8 5.5 .864 2.5 5.5 8.1 3.0 0.5 0.0 5.0 2.3 25.4
1980-81 28 IND NBA SG 2 71 8.1 15.2 .533 0.0 0.0 8.1 15.2 .533 2.5 4.1 .625 3.0 3.0 6.1 2.5 0.5 0.0 2.5 2.5 18.8
1983-84 31 KCK NBA SF 3 37 7.8 23.4 .333 0.0 0.0 7.8 23.4 .333 1.9 1.9 1.000 1.9 1.0 2.9 1.9 0.0 0.0 1.9 1.9 17.5
1984-85 32 SAS NBA SF 5 0 45 6.4 12.0 .533 0.0 3.2 .000 6.4 8.8 .727 0.0 0.0 2.4 2.4 4.8 2.4 1.6 0.0 1.6 1.6 12.8
Career TOT 31 0 1059 8.5 15.4 .550 0.0 0.2 .000 8.5 15.2 .558 3.7 4.4 .837 2.9 4.4 7.2 2.2 0.7 0.0 2.9 2.1 20.6
ABA 21 906 8.6 15.3 .565 0.0 0.1 .000 8.6 15.1 .570 4.0 4.7 .849 2.9 4.7 7.6 2.2 0.8 0.0 3.0 2.1 21.3
NBA 10 0 153 7.5 16.2 .464 0.0 0.9 .000 7.5 15.3 .492 1.6 2.4 .700 2.6 2.4 4.9 2.4 0.7 0.0 2.1 2.1 16.7
3 seasons INA,IND ABA 23 977 8.6 15.3 .563 0.0 0.1 .000 8.6 15.1 .567 3.9 4.7 .835 2.9 4.6 7.5 2.2 0.7 0.0 2.9 2.2 21.1
1 season SAS NBA 5 0 45 6.4 12.0 .533 0.0 3.2 .000 6.4 8.8 .727 0.0 0.0 2.4 2.4 4.8 2.4 1.6 0.0 1.6 1.6 12.8
1 season KCK NBA 3 37 7.8 23.4 .333 0.0 0.0 7.8 23.4 .333 1.9 1.9 1.000 1.9 1.0 2.9 1.9 0.0 0.0 1.9 1.9 17.5

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
1974-75 22 INA ABA SF 18 763 11.0 19.4 .568 0.0 0.1 .000 11.0 19.2 .571 5.1 6.1 .845 4.0 6.0 10.0 2.7 1.1 0.1 3.4 2.8 27.1
1975-76 23 INA ABA SF 3 143 13.8 24.9 .554 0.0 0.3 .000 13.8 24.5 .562 6.4 7.4 .864 3.4 7.4 10.8 4.0 0.7 0.0 6.7 3.0 34.0
1980-81 28 IND NBA SG 2 71 10.5 19.6 .533 0.0 0.0 10.5 19.6 .533 3.3 5.2 .625 3.9 3.9 7.8 3.3 0.7 0.0 3.3 3.3 24.2
1983-84 31 KCK NBA SF 3 37 10.4 31.3 .333 0.0 0.0 10.4 31.3 .333 2.6 2.6 1.000 2.6 1.3 3.9 2.6 0.0 0.0 2.6 2.6 23.4
1984-85 32 SAS NBA SF 5 0 45 8.2 15.3 .533 0.0 4.1 .000 8.2 11.2 .727 0.0 0.0 3.1 3.1 6.1 3.1 2.0 0.0 2.0 2.0 16.3
Career TOT 31 0 1059 11.2 20.3 .550 0.0 0.3 .000 11.2 20.0 .558 4.9 5.8 .837 3.8 5.7 9.6 2.9 1.0 0.0 3.8 2.8 27.2
ABA 21 906 11.4 20.2 .565 0.0 0.2 .000 11.4 20.1 .570 5.3 6.3 .849 3.9 6.2 10.1 2.9 1.0 0.1 4.0 2.8 28.2
NBA 10 0 153 9.8 21.0 .464 0.0 1.2 .000 9.8 19.8 .492 2.1 3.0 .700 3.4 3.0 6.4 3.0 0.9 0.0 2.7 2.7 21.7
3 seasons INA,IND ABA 23 977 11.4 20.2 .563 0.0 0.1 .000 11.4 20.0 .567 5.2 6.2 .835 3.9 6.0 9.9 2.9 1.0 0.0 3.9 2.9 27.9
1 season SAS NBA 5 0 45 8.2 15.3 .533 0.0 4.1 .000 8.2 11.2 .727 0.0 0.0 3.1 3.1 6.1 3.1 2.0 0.0 2.0 2.0 16.3
1 season KCK NBA 3 37 10.4 31.3 .333 0.0 0.0 10.4 31.3 .333 2.6 2.6 1.000 2.6 1.3 3.9 2.6 0.0 0.0 2.6 2.6 23.4

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
1974-75 22 INA ABA SF 18 763 19.1 .615 .568 .313 .006 8.3 12.0 10.2 8.7 1.1 0.1 13.5 21.6 118 109 2.0 0.6 2.6 .163
1975-76 23 INA ABA SF 3 143 19.5 .603 .554 .297 .014 7.1 14.2 10.8 14.8 0.7 0.0 19.3 29.8 106 107 0.2 0.1 0.3 .112
1980-81 28 IND NBA SG 2 71 15.2 .552 .533 .267 .000 7.7 10.1 8.7 12.7 0.7 0.0 13.0 21.2 107 110 0.1 0.0 0.1 .081
1983-84 31 KCK NBA SF 3 37 4.6 .362 .333 .083 .000 5.3 3.5 4.5 8.8 0.0 0.0 7.4 29.1 81 117 -0.1 0.0 -0.1 -0.141
1984-85 32 SAS NBA SF 5 45 11.9 .533 .533 .000 .267 8.3 7.3 7.8 9.8 2.0 0.0 11.8 15.5 107 117 0.0 0.0 0.0 .036
Career TOT 31 1059 18.1 .594 .550 .285 .015 8.0 11.7 9.9 9.8 1.0 0.1 14.1 22.7 114 109 2.2 0.8 3.0 .135
ABA 21 906 19.2 .613 .565 .310 .008 8.1 12.4 10.3 9.7 1.0 0.1 14.7 22.9 116 108 2.1 0.8 2.9 .155
NBA 10 153 11.7 .484 .464 .145 .058 7.3 7.7 7.4 10.9 0.9 0.0 10.9 21.4 99 114 0.0 0.0 0.0 .014
3 seasons INA,IND ABA 23 977 18.9 .609 .563 .307 .007 8.1 12.2 10.2 9.9 1.0 0.1 14.5 22.8 115 109 2.2 0.8 3.1 .150
1 season SAS NBA 5 45 11.9 .533 .533 .000 .267 8.3 7.3 7.8 9.8 2.0 0.0 11.8 15.5 107 117 0.0 0.0 0.0 .036
1 season KCK NBA 3 37 4.6 .362 .333 .083 .000 5.3 3.5 4.5 8.8 0.0 0.0 7.4 29.1 81 117 -0.1 0.0 -0.1 -0.141

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 23 INA ABA SF 1 23:00 9 14 .643 0 1 .000 2 2 1.000 10 2 3 20
1976-77 24 IND NBA SF 1 0 12:00 1 5 .200 2 2 1.000 1 5 0 2 0 0 4
Career TOT 2 0 35 10 19 .526 0 1 .000 4 4 1.000 1 15 2 2 0 3 24
NBA 1 0 12 1 5 .200 2 2 1.000 1 5 0 2 0 0 4
ABA 1 23 9 14 .643 0 1 .000 2 2 1.000 10 2 3 20

Similarity Scores

Explanation ▪ Players with careers of similar quality and shape (thru 2013-14)
Thru 11 Years Win Shares (Best to Worst)
Player Sim 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Billy Knight 10.7 8.4 8.3 7.1 6.0 5.8 5.8 4.3 3.7 3.4 0.4
Ron Boone 92.5 9.7 8.3 8.1 6.2 5.9 5.9 5.1 4.0 2.8 2.6 0.4
Doc Rivers 92.5 10.3 8.5 8.3 6.5 6.3 6.3 4.2 4.2 4.0 3.9 1.5
Larry Costello 92.1 9.2 8.6 8.5 8.0 5.9 5.7 5.7 3.5 3.4 2.5 0.2
Walter Davis 92.1 10.1 9.4 8.3 8.1 7.1 6.2 5.8 4.2 3.8 2.7 0.6
Mike Bibby 91.5 9.3 8.5 8.4 6.9 6.3 5.6 5.6 5.3 4.4 2.1 1.3
Gail Goodrich 91.2 12.3 8.1 7.8 6.7 6.4 6.3 5.5 5.1 4.4 3.6 0.7
Richie Guerin 91.0 12.1 8.4 7.4 7.2 6.3 5.7 5.7 5.4 4.7 3.5 1.7
Joe Dumars 90.9 9.9 9.1 8.7 8.2 7.0 6.0 5.9 4.4 4.2 3.2 1.7
Lenny Wilkens 90.4 10.1 9.0 8.1 7.6 7.6 5.7 5.0 4.9 4.9 4.0 0.4
Byron Scott 90.2 10.7 7.7 6.9 6.8 6.6 6.0 6.0 5.2 3.3 3.1 2.7
Career Win Shares (Best to Worst)
Player Sim 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13
Billy Knight 10.7 8.4 8.3 7.1 6.0 5.8 5.8 4.3 3.7 3.4 0.4
Ron Boone 91.1 9.7 8.3 8.1 6.2 5.9 5.9 5.1 4.0 2.8 2.6 1.0 0.4 -0.6
Larry Costello 91.1 9.2 8.6 8.5 8.0 5.9 5.7 5.7 3.5 3.4 2.5 1.5 0.2
Richie Guerin 90.1 12.1 8.4 7.4 7.2 6.3 5.7 5.7 5.4 4.7 3.5 1.7 1.2 -0.1
World B. Free 89.4 10.1 8.0 7.4 6.9 6.1 6.0 6.0 5.7 5.3 4.6 1.5 0.4 -0.2
Doc Rivers 89.2 10.3 8.5 8.3 6.5 6.3 6.3 4.2 4.2 4.0 3.9 2.2 2.0 1.5
Kevin Martin 89.1 10.2 9.5 8.4 7.0 5.5 5.3 4.7 4.2 3.3 0.1
Carl Braun 88.9 9.0 8.6 7.6 7.2 6.2 5.3 4.7 4.5 3.7 3.6 3.0 0.5 0.4
Gus Williams 88.4 11.6 10.2 8.5 8.3 7.7 5.9 5.1 4.2 3.6 2.8 0.1
Archie Clark 87.8 11.4 11.0 8.1 7.9 6.2 6.2 5.6 4.0 2.7 1.7
Jeff Mullins 87.6 10.0 9.9 8.3 8.2 6.8 5.7 5.6 4.5 2.3 0.9 0.8 -0.3

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
1971-72 19 PITT 24 205 381 95 131 276 505 .538 .725 21.0 11.5
1972-73 20 PITT 26 275 530 67 89 287 617 .519 .753 23.7 11.0
1973-74 21 PITT 28 270 525 69 89 375 609 .514 .775 21.8 13.4
Career 78 750 1436 231 309 938 1731 .522 .748 22.2 12.0

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

All-Star Games
1976 ABA
1977 NBA

Weekly & Monthly Awards

Player of the Week: 1 time (Show/Hide)

Honors
1973-74 NCAA AP All-America (2nd)
1974-75 ABA All-Rookie (1st)
1975-76 ABA All-ABA (1st)

Games
1980-81 NBA 82 (3)

Minutes Played
1976-77 NBA 3117 (4)

Field Goals
1975-76 ABA 774 (3)
1976-77 NBA 831 (3)
Career ABA 1354 (85)

Field Goal Attempts
1975-76 ABA 1567 (2)
1976-77 NBA 1687 (2)
Career ABA 2654 (98)

Free Throws
1975-76 ABA 415 (6)
1976-77 NBA 413 (7)
Career ABA 622 (95)

Free Throw Attempts
1975-76 ABA 501 (6)

Offensive Rebounds
1974-75 ABA 284 (9)
1975-76 ABA 294 (6)
Career ABA 578 (71)

Defensive Rebounds
Career ABA 762 (100)

Total Rebounds
Career ABA 1340 (94)

Steals
Career ABA 207 (33)

Blocks
Career ABA 52 (57)

Turnovers
1975-76 ABA 299 (3)
Career ABA 535 (95)

Points
1975-76 ABA 1969 (5)
1976-77 NBA 2075 (4)
Career ABA 3340 (87)

Field Goal Pct
1974-75 ABA .534 (8)
Career ABA .510 (12)
Career NBA .506 (88)
Career .507 (90)

Free Throw Pct
1975-76 ABA .828 (7)
1982-83 NBA .841 (8)
1983-84 NBA .859 (7)
Career ABA .818 (21)
Career NBA .830 (93)

Minutes Per Game
1975-76 ABA 39.6 (2)
1976-77 NBA 40.0 (4)
1977-78 NBA 40.7 (4)

Points Per Game
1975-76 ABA 28.1 (2)
1976-77 NBA 26.6 (2)

Rebounds Per Game
1975-76 ABA 10.1 (10)

Steals Per Game
Career 1.0 (84)

Player Efficiency Rating
1975-76 ABA 21.1 (6)

True Shooting Pct
Career ABA .559 (11)
Career NBA .568 (80)
Career .566 (92)

Effective Field Goal Pct
1974-75 ABA .535 (9)
Career ABA .512 (12)

Offensive Rebound Pct
Career ABA 9.6 (17)

Defensive Rebound Pct
Career ABA 14.0 (37)

Steal Pct
Career ABA 1.8 (63)

Block Pct
Career ABA 0.5 (50)

Usage Pct
1975-76 ABA 27.9 (3)

Offensive Rating
Career ABA 108.9 (15)

Defensive Rating
Career ABA 105.2 (48)

Offensive Win Shares
1975-76 ABA 5.7 (8)
1976-77 NBA 8.8 (2)
Career ABA 10.5 (65)

Win Shares
1975-76 ABA 8.3 (10)
1976-77 NBA 10.7 (8)
Career ABA 15.4 (82)

Hall of Fame Probability
Career 0.005 (349)

NBA Elo Player Rating
315th (overall) as of Sep 4, 2014, 12:21PM

Transactions

August 31, 1972: Traded by the Cleveland Cavaliers (as a future 1974 2nd round draft pick) to the Los Angeles Lakers for Jim Cleamons.

May 28, 1974: Drafted by the Los Angeles Lakers in the 2nd round (21st pick) of the 1974 NBA Draft.

June 17, 1976: Moved from the ABA to the NBA with the Indiana Pacers.

September 1, 1977: Traded by the Indiana Pacers to the Buffalo Braves for Mike Bantom and Adrian Dantley.

August 4, 1978: Traded by the San Diego Clippers with Tiny Archibald, Marvin Barnes, a 1981 2nd round draft pick (Danny Ainge was later selected) and a 1983 2nd round draft pick (Rod Foster was later selected) to the Boston Celtics for Kevin Kunnert, Kermit Washington, Sidney Wicks and Freeman Williams.

January 16, 1979: Traded by the Boston Celtics to the Indiana Pacers for Rick Robey.

September 17, 1983: Traded by the Indiana Pacers to the New York Knicks for Vince Taylor and a 1984 1st round draft pick (Vern Fleming was later selected).

September 17, 1983: Traded by the New York Knicks with cash to the Kansas City Kings for Ray Williams.

December 11, 1984: Traded by the Kansas City Kings to the San Antonio Spurs for Mark McNamara.

June 19, 1985: Waived by the San Antonio Spurs.

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