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Jim Paxson

James Joseph Paxson

Position: Shooting Guard and Point Guard ▪ Shoots: Right
Height: 6-6 ▪ Weight: 200 lbs.
Born: July 9, 1957 in Kettering, Ohio
Relatives: Son of Jim Paxson; Brother of John Paxson
High School: Archbishop Alter in Kettering, Ohio
College: University of Dayton
Draft: Portland Trail Blazers, 1st round (12th pick, 12th overall), 1979 NBA Draft
NBA Debut: October 12, 1979
As Executive: CLE franchise, 1999-2005 (Full Record)
Other Pages: College Basketball Stats

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Fine Details ▪ Last updated Dec 28, 2014 5:17 AM

Totals

Season Age Tm Lg Pos G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% eFG% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1979-80 22 POR NBA SG 72 1270 189 460 .411 1 22 .045 188 438 .429 .412 64 90 .711 25 84 109 144 48 5 93 97 443
1980-81 23 POR NBA SG 79 2701 585 1092 .536 2 30 .067 583 1062 .549 .537 182 248 .734 74 137 211 299 140 9 131 172 1354
1981-82 24 POR NBA SG 82 82 2756 662 1258 .526 8 35 .229 654 1223 .535 .529 220 287 .767 75 146 221 276 129 12 144 159 1552
1982-83 ★ 25 POR NBA SG 81 81 2740 682 1323 .515 4 25 .160 678 1298 .522 .517 388 478 .812 68 106 174 231 140 17 156 160 1756
1983-84 ★ 26 POR NBA SG 81 81 2686 680 1322 .514 17 59 .288 663 1263 .525 .521 345 410 .841 68 105 173 251 122 10 142 165 1722
1984-85 27 POR NBA SG 68 57 2253 508 988 .514 6 39 .154 502 949 .529 .517 196 248 .790 69 153 222 264 101 5 108 115 1218
1985-86 28 POR NBA SG 75 31 1931 372 792 .470 20 62 .323 352 730 .482 .482 217 244 .889 42 106 148 278 94 5 112 156 981
1986-87 29 POR NBA SG 72 1 1798 337 733 .460 26 98 .265 311 635 .490 .477 174 216 .806 41 98 139 237 76 12 108 134 874
1987-88 30 TOT NBA SG 45 3 801 137 298 .460 5 21 .238 132 277 .477 .468 68 79 .861 15 30 45 76 30 5 39 73 347
1987-88 30 POR NBA SG 17 1 263 43 107 .402 3 8 .375 40 99 .404 .416 14 18 .778 8 10 18 27 7 1 11 29 103
1987-88 30 BOS NBA SG 28 2 538 94 191 .492 2 13 .154 92 178 .517 .497 54 61 .885 7 20 27 49 23 4 28 44 244
1988-89 31 BOS NBA PG 57 7 1138 202 445 .454 4 24 .167 198 421 .470 .458 84 103 .816 18 56 74 107 38 8 57 96 492
1989-90 32 BOS NBA PG 72 25 1283 191 422 .453 5 20 .250 186 402 .463 .459 73 90 .811 24 53 77 137 33 5 54 115 460
Career NBA 784 368 21357 4545 9133 .498 98 435 .225 4447 8698 .511 .503 2011 2493 .807 519 1074 1593 2300 951 93 1144 1442 11199
9 seasons POR NBA 627 334 18398 4058 8075 .503 87 378 .230 3971 7697 .516 .508 1800 2239 .804 470 945 1415 2007 857 76 1005 1187 10003
3 seasons BOS NBA 157 34 2959 487 1058 .460 11 57 .193 476 1001 .476 .466 211 254 .831 49 129 178 293 94 17 139 255 1196

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 POR NBA SG 72 17.6 2.6 6.4 .411 0.0 0.3 .045 2.6 6.1 .429 0.9 1.3 .711 0.3 1.2 1.5 2.0 0.7 0.1 1.3 1.3 6.2
1980-81 23 POR NBA SG 79 34.2 7.4 13.8 .536 0.0 0.4 .067 7.4 13.4 .549 2.3 3.1 .734 0.9 1.7 2.7 3.8 1.8 0.1 1.7 2.2 17.1
1981-82 24 POR NBA SG 82 82 33.6 8.1 15.3 .526 0.1 0.4 .229 8.0 14.9 .535 2.7 3.5 .767 0.9 1.8 2.7 3.4 1.6 0.1 1.8 1.9 18.9
1982-83 ★ 25 POR NBA SG 81 81 33.8 8.4 16.3 .515 0.0 0.3 .160 8.4 16.0 .522 4.8 5.9 .812 0.8 1.3 2.1 2.9 1.7 0.2 1.9 2.0 21.7
1983-84 ★ 26 POR NBA SG 81 81 33.2 8.4 16.3 .514 0.2 0.7 .288 8.2 15.6 .525 4.3 5.1 .841 0.8 1.3 2.1 3.1 1.5 0.1 1.8 2.0 21.3
1984-85 27 POR NBA SG 68 57 33.1 7.5 14.5 .514 0.1 0.6 .154 7.4 14.0 .529 2.9 3.6 .790 1.0 2.3 3.3 3.9 1.5 0.1 1.6 1.7 17.9
1985-86 28 POR NBA SG 75 31 25.7 5.0 10.6 .470 0.3 0.8 .323 4.7 9.7 .482 2.9 3.3 .889 0.6 1.4 2.0 3.7 1.3 0.1 1.5 2.1 13.1
1986-87 29 POR NBA SG 72 1 25.0 4.7 10.2 .460 0.4 1.4 .265 4.3 8.8 .490 2.4 3.0 .806 0.6 1.4 1.9 3.3 1.1 0.2 1.5 1.9 12.1
1987-88 30 TOT NBA SG 45 3 17.8 3.0 6.6 .460 0.1 0.5 .238 2.9 6.2 .477 1.5 1.8 .861 0.3 0.7 1.0 1.7 0.7 0.1 0.9 1.6 7.7
1987-88 30 POR NBA SG 17 1 15.5 2.5 6.3 .402 0.2 0.5 .375 2.4 5.8 .404 0.8 1.1 .778 0.5 0.6 1.1 1.6 0.4 0.1 0.6 1.7 6.1
1987-88 30 BOS NBA SG 28 2 19.2 3.4 6.8 .492 0.1 0.5 .154 3.3 6.4 .517 1.9 2.2 .885 0.3 0.7 1.0 1.8 0.8 0.1 1.0 1.6 8.7
1988-89 31 BOS NBA PG 57 7 20.0 3.5 7.8 .454 0.1 0.4 .167 3.5 7.4 .470 1.5 1.8 .816 0.3 1.0 1.3 1.9 0.7 0.1 1.0 1.7 8.6
1989-90 32 BOS NBA PG 72 25 17.8 2.7 5.9 .453 0.1 0.3 .250 2.6 5.6 .463 1.0 1.3 .811 0.3 0.7 1.1 1.9 0.5 0.1 0.8 1.6 6.4
Career NBA 784 368 27.2 5.8 11.6 .498 0.1 0.6 .225 5.7 11.1 .511 2.6 3.2 .807 0.7 1.4 2.0 2.9 1.2 0.1 1.5 1.8 14.3
9 seasons POR NBA 627 334 29.3 6.5 12.9 .503 0.1 0.6 .230 6.3 12.3 .516 2.9 3.6 .804 0.7 1.5 2.3 3.2 1.4 0.1 1.6 1.9 16.0
3 seasons BOS NBA 157 34 18.8 3.1 6.7 .460 0.1 0.4 .193 3.0 6.4 .476 1.3 1.6 .831 0.3 0.8 1.1 1.9 0.6 0.1 0.9 1.6 7.6

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 POR NBA SG 72 1270 5.4 13.0 .411 0.0 0.6 .045 5.3 12.4 .429 1.8 2.6 .711 0.7 2.4 3.1 4.1 1.4 0.1 2.6 2.7 12.6
1980-81 23 POR NBA SG 79 2701 7.8 14.6 .536 0.0 0.4 .067 7.8 14.2 .549 2.4 3.3 .734 1.0 1.8 2.8 4.0 1.9 0.1 1.7 2.3 18.0
1981-82 24 POR NBA SG 82 82 2756 8.6 16.4 .526 0.1 0.5 .229 8.5 16.0 .535 2.9 3.7 .767 1.0 1.9 2.9 3.6 1.7 0.2 1.9 2.1 20.3
1982-83 ★ 25 POR NBA SG 81 81 2740 9.0 17.4 .515 0.1 0.3 .160 8.9 17.1 .522 5.1 6.3 .812 0.9 1.4 2.3 3.0 1.8 0.2 2.0 2.1 23.1
1983-84 ★ 26 POR NBA SG 81 81 2686 9.1 17.7 .514 0.2 0.8 .288 8.9 16.9 .525 4.6 5.5 .841 0.9 1.4 2.3 3.4 1.6 0.1 1.9 2.2 23.1
1984-85 27 POR NBA SG 68 57 2253 8.1 15.8 .514 0.1 0.6 .154 8.0 15.2 .529 3.1 4.0 .790 1.1 2.4 3.5 4.2 1.6 0.1 1.7 1.8 19.5
1985-86 28 POR NBA SG 75 31 1931 6.9 14.8 .470 0.4 1.2 .323 6.6 13.6 .482 4.0 4.5 .889 0.8 2.0 2.8 5.2 1.8 0.1 2.1 2.9 18.3
1986-87 29 POR NBA SG 72 1 1798 6.7 14.7 .460 0.5 2.0 .265 6.2 12.7 .490 3.5 4.3 .806 0.8 2.0 2.8 4.7 1.5 0.2 2.2 2.7 17.5
1987-88 30 TOT NBA SG 45 3 801 6.2 13.4 .460 0.2 0.9 .238 5.9 12.4 .477 3.1 3.6 .861 0.7 1.3 2.0 3.4 1.3 0.2 1.8 3.3 15.6
1987-88 30 POR NBA SG 17 1 263 5.9 14.6 .402 0.4 1.1 .375 5.5 13.6 .404 1.9 2.5 .778 1.1 1.4 2.5 3.7 1.0 0.1 1.5 4.0 14.1
1987-88 30 BOS NBA SG 28 2 538 6.3 12.8 .492 0.1 0.9 .154 6.2 11.9 .517 3.6 4.1 .885 0.5 1.3 1.8 3.3 1.5 0.3 1.9 2.9 16.3
1988-89 31 BOS NBA PG 57 7 1138 6.4 14.1 .454 0.1 0.8 .167 6.3 13.3 .470 2.7 3.3 .816 0.6 1.8 2.3 3.4 1.2 0.3 1.8 3.0 15.6
1989-90 32 BOS NBA PG 72 25 1283 5.4 11.8 .453 0.1 0.6 .250 5.2 11.3 .463 2.0 2.5 .811 0.7 1.5 2.2 3.8 0.9 0.1 1.5 3.2 12.9
Career NBA 784 368 21357 7.7 15.4 .498 0.2 0.7 .225 7.5 14.7 .511 3.4 4.2 .807 0.9 1.8 2.7 3.9 1.6 0.2 1.9 2.4 18.9
9 seasons POR NBA 627 334 18398 7.9 15.8 .503 0.2 0.7 .230 7.8 15.1 .516 3.5 4.4 .804 0.9 1.8 2.8 3.9 1.7 0.1 2.0 2.3 19.6
3 seasons BOS NBA 157 34 2959 5.9 12.9 .460 0.1 0.7 .193 5.8 12.2 .476 2.6 3.1 .831 0.6 1.6 2.2 3.6 1.1 0.2 1.7 3.1 14.6

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 ORtg DRtg
1979-80 22 POR NBA SG 72 1270 7.2 17.6 .411 0.0 0.8 .045 7.2 16.8 .429 2.5 3.5 .711 1.0 3.2 4.2 5.5 1.8 0.2 3.6 3.7 17.0 91 107
1980-81 23 POR NBA SG 79 2701 10.1 18.8 .536 0.0 0.5 .067 10.1 18.3 .549 3.1 4.3 .734 1.3 2.4 3.6 5.2 2.4 0.2 2.3 3.0 23.4 115 108
1981-82 24 POR NBA SG 82 82 2756 11.5 21.8 .526 0.1 0.6 .229 11.3 21.2 .535 3.8 5.0 .767 1.3 2.5 3.8 4.8 2.2 0.2 2.5 2.8 26.9 114 110
1982-83 ★ 25 POR NBA SG 81 81 2740 11.8 23.0 .515 0.1 0.4 .160 11.8 22.5 .522 6.7 8.3 .812 1.2 1.8 3.0 4.0 2.4 0.3 2.7 2.8 30.5 116 106
1983-84 ★ 26 POR NBA SG 81 81 2686 12.0 23.4 .514 0.3 1.0 .288 11.7 22.3 .525 6.1 7.2 .841 1.2 1.9 3.1 4.4 2.2 0.2 2.5 2.9 30.4 120 110
1984-85 27 POR NBA SG 68 57 2253 10.5 20.3 .514 0.1 0.8 .154 10.3 19.5 .529 4.0 5.1 .790 1.4 3.1 4.6 5.4 2.1 0.1 2.2 2.4 25.1 116 110
1985-86 28 POR NBA SG 75 31 1931 8.9 18.8 .470 0.5 1.5 .323 8.4 17.4 .482 5.2 5.8 .889 1.0 2.5 3.5 6.6 2.2 0.1 2.7 3.7 23.3 114 110
1986-87 29 POR NBA SG 72 1 1798 8.6 18.6 .460 0.7 2.5 .265 7.9 16.1 .490 4.4 5.5 .806 1.0 2.5 3.5 6.0 1.9 0.3 2.7 3.4 22.2 110 111
1987-88 30 TOT NBA SG 45 3 801 8.2 17.9 .460 0.3 1.3 .238 7.9 16.6 .477 4.1 4.7 .861 0.9 1.8 2.7 4.6 1.8 0.3 2.3 4.4 20.8 107 112
1987-88 30 POR NBA SG 17 1 263 7.6 18.9 .402 0.5 1.4 .375 7.0 17.4 .404 2.5 3.2 .778 1.4 1.8 3.2 4.8 1.2 0.2 1.9 5.1 18.1 100 112
1987-88 30 BOS NBA SG 28 2 538 8.6 17.4 .492 0.2 1.2 .154 8.4 16.2 .517 4.9 5.6 .885 0.6 1.8 2.5 4.5 2.1 0.4 2.6 4.0 22.2 111 112
1988-89 31 BOS NBA PG 57 7 1138 8.7 19.1 .454 0.2 1.0 .167 8.5 18.1 .470 3.6 4.4 .816 0.8 2.4 3.2 4.6 1.6 0.3 2.5 4.1 21.1 105 113
1989-90 32 BOS NBA PG 72 25 1283 7.3 16.1 .453 0.2 0.8 .250 7.1 15.3 .463 2.8 3.4 .811 0.9 2.0 2.9 5.2 1.3 0.2 2.1 4.4 17.5 105 112
Career NBA 784 368 21357 10.1 20.2 .498 0.2 1.0 .225 9.8 19.2 .511 4.4 5.5 .807 1.1 2.4 3.5 5.1 2.1 0.2 2.5 3.2 24.8 113 109
9 seasons POR NBA 627 334 18398 10.4 20.6 .503 0.2 1.0 .230 10.1 19.7 .516 4.6 5.7 .804 1.2 2.4 3.6 5.1 2.2 0.2 2.6 3.0 25.5 114 109
3 seasons BOS NBA 157 34 2959 8.1 17.5 .460 0.2 0.9 .193 7.9 16.6 .476 3.5 4.2 .831 0.8 2.1 2.9 4.8 1.6 0.3 2.3 4.2 19.8 106 112

Advanced

Season Age Tm Lg Pos G MP PER TS% 3PAr FTr ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% OWS DWS WS WS/48 OBPM DBPM BPM VORP
1979-80 22 POR NBA SG 72 1270 9.1 .443 .048 .196 2.1 7.4 4.7 15.9 1.8 0.2 15.7 19.1 -0.8 1.1 0.3 .011 -3.4 -1.4 -4.8 -0.9
1980-81 23 POR NBA SG 79 2701 16.9 .564 .027 .227 3.0 5.5 4.3 15.3 2.4 0.2 9.8 19.6 5.6 2.1 7.7 .136 1.9 -0.8 1.1 2.1
1981-82 24 POR NBA SG 82 2756 18.0 .561 .028 .228 3.1 5.9 4.5 14.8 2.2 0.2 9.4 22.8 5.6 1.8 7.5 .130 2.0 -1.3 0.7 1.9
1982-83 ★ 25 POR NBA SG 81 2740 20.1 .573 .019 .361 2.8 4.4 3.6 13.5 2.4 0.3 9.2 25.1 7.8 2.4 10.2 .178 2.9 -1.4 1.4 2.4
1983-84 ★ 26 POR NBA SG 81 2686 19.5 .573 .045 .310 2.9 4.8 3.8 14.1 2.2 0.2 8.6 24.7 7.5 1.9 9.5 .170 2.8 -1.9 0.9 2.0
1984-85 27 POR NBA SG 68 2253 17.3 .555 .039 .251 3.4 7.6 5.5 16.6 2.1 0.1 9.0 21.2 4.6 1.9 6.5 .138 1.9 -1.0 0.8 1.6
1985-86 28 POR NBA SG 75 1931 15.9 .545 .078 .308 2.5 6.2 4.3 20.1 2.2 0.1 11.1 20.7 3.5 1.3 4.8 .120 0.9 -1.7 -0.8 0.6
1986-87 29 POR NBA SG 72 1798 13.8 .528 .134 .295 2.6 6.0 4.3 18.0 1.9 0.4 11.5 20.5 2.1 1.3 3.4 .091 -0.1 -1.6 -1.7 0.1
1987-88 30 TOT NBA SG 45 801 11.7 .521 .070 .265 2.2 4.1 3.2 12.7 1.8 0.4 10.5 19.4 0.7 0.5 1.2 .071 -1.2 -2.2 -3.4 -0.3
1987-88 30 POR NBA SG 17 263 8.6 .448 .075 .168 3.3 4.1 3.7 13.4 1.2 0.2 8.7 18.9 0.0 0.2 0.2 .033 -2.7 -2.4 -5.1 -0.2
1987-88 30 BOS NBA SG 28 538 13.3 .560 .068 .319 1.6 4.1 3.0 12.4 2.1 0.4 11.4 19.6 0.7 0.3 1.0 .090 -0.5 -2.0 -2.6 -0.1
1988-89 31 BOS NBA PG 57 1138 11.5 .502 .054 .231 1.8 5.6 3.7 13.2 1.6 0.4 10.4 20.0 0.7 0.5 1.3 .053 -1.5 -2.2 -3.8 -0.5
1989-90 32 BOS NBA PG 72 1283 9.7 .498 .047 .213 2.2 4.3 3.3 14.1 1.3 0.2 10.5 16.9 0.7 0.7 1.4 .052 -1.9 -1.7 -3.6 -0.5
Career NBA 784 21357 16.1 .547 .048 .273 2.7 5.6 4.2 15.4 2.1 0.2 10.1 21.5 38.2 15.5 53.7 .121 1.0 -1.5 -0.4 8.4
9 seasons POR NBA 627 18398 16.9 .552 .047 .277 2.9 5.8 4.3 15.7 2.2 0.2 10.0 22.0 36.1 13.9 50.0 .130 1.5 -1.4 0.1 9.5
3 seasons BOS NBA 157 2959 11.0 .511 .054 .240 2.0 4.8 3.4 13.5 1.6 0.3 10.6 18.6 2.1 1.6 3.7 .059 -1.5 -2.0 -3.5 -1.1

Playoffs Totals

Season Age Tm Lg Pos G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% eFG% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1979-80 22 POR NBA SG 3 44 5 16 .313 0 0 5 16 .313 .313 6 6 1.000 0 4 4 3 2 1 2 2 16
1980-81 23 POR NBA SG 1 4 0 3 .000 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1982-83 25 POR NBA SG 7 260 68 116 .586 2 4 .500 66 112 .589 .595 25 33 .758 4 11 15 18 9 1 15 11 163
1983-84 26 POR NBA SG 5 172 40 78 .513 1 5 .200 39 73 .534 .519 33 40 .825 11 8 19 12 2 0 9 13 114
1984-85 27 POR NBA SG 9 0 212 47 101 .465 3 10 .300 44 91 .484 .480 19 24 .792 6 14 20 21 6 0 5 16 116
1985-86 28 POR NBA SG 4 0 71 14 37 .378 2 6 .333 12 31 .387 .405 12 15 .800 1 3 4 15 3 0 6 12 42
1986-87 29 POR NBA SG 4 0 94 13 32 .406 0 2 .000 13 30 .433 .406 8 9 .889 4 5 9 13 5 0 4 8 34
1987-88 30 BOS NBA SG 15 0 188 17 59 .288 0 2 .000 17 57 .298 .288 16 20 .800 1 8 9 11 6 2 12 18 50
1989-90 32 BOS NBA PG 5 0 62 8 16 .500 0 1 .000 8 15 .533 .500 3 4 .750 0 0 0 7 5 0 3 1 19
Career NBA 53 0 1107 212 458 .463 8 30 .267 204 428 .477 .472 122 151 .808 27 53 80 100 38 4 56 81 554
7 seasons POR NBA 33 0 857 187 383 .488 8 27 .296 179 356 .503 .499 103 127 .811 26 45 71 82 27 2 41 62 485
2 seasons BOS NBA 20 0 250 25 75 .333 0 3 .000 25 72 .347 .333 19 24 .792 1 8 9 18 11 2 15 19 69

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
1979-80 22 POR NBA SG 3 14.7 1.7 5.3 .313 0.0 0.0 1.7 5.3 .313 2.0 2.0 1.000 0.0 1.3 1.3 1.0 0.7 0.3 0.7 0.7 5.3
1980-81 23 POR NBA SG 1 4.0 0.0 3.0 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 3.0 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1982-83 25 POR NBA SG 7 37.1 9.7 16.6 .586 0.3 0.6 .500 9.4 16.0 .589 3.6 4.7 .758 0.6 1.6 2.1 2.6 1.3 0.1 2.1 1.6 23.3
1983-84 26 POR NBA SG 5 34.4 8.0 15.6 .513 0.2 1.0 .200 7.8 14.6 .534 6.6 8.0 .825 2.2 1.6 3.8 2.4 0.4 0.0 1.8 2.6 22.8
1984-85 27 POR NBA SG 9 0 23.6 5.2 11.2 .465 0.3 1.1 .300 4.9 10.1 .484 2.1 2.7 .792 0.7 1.6 2.2 2.3 0.7 0.0 0.6 1.8 12.9
1985-86 28 POR NBA SG 4 0 17.8 3.5 9.3 .378 0.5 1.5 .333 3.0 7.8 .387 3.0 3.8 .800 0.3 0.8 1.0 3.8 0.8 0.0 1.5 3.0 10.5
1986-87 29 POR NBA SG 4 0 23.5 3.3 8.0 .406 0.0 0.5 .000 3.3 7.5 .433 2.0 2.3 .889 1.0 1.3 2.3 3.3 1.3 0.0 1.0 2.0 8.5
1987-88 30 BOS NBA SG 15 0 12.5 1.1 3.9 .288 0.0 0.1 .000 1.1 3.8 .298 1.1 1.3 .800 0.1 0.5 0.6 0.7 0.4 0.1 0.8 1.2 3.3
1989-90 32 BOS NBA PG 5 0 12.4 1.6 3.2 .500 0.0 0.2 .000 1.6 3.0 .533 0.6 0.8 .750 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.4 1.0 0.0 0.6 0.2 3.8
Career NBA 53 0 20.9 4.0 8.6 .463 0.2 0.6 .267 3.8 8.1 .477 2.3 2.8 .808 0.5 1.0 1.5 1.9 0.7 0.1 1.1 1.5 10.5
7 seasons POR NBA 33 0 26.0 5.7 11.6 .488 0.2 0.8 .296 5.4 10.8 .503 3.1 3.8 .811 0.8 1.4 2.2 2.5 0.8 0.1 1.2 1.9 14.7
2 seasons BOS NBA 20 0 12.5 1.3 3.8 .333 0.0 0.2 .000 1.3 3.6 .347 1.0 1.2 .792 0.1 0.4 0.5 0.9 0.6 0.1 0.8 1.0 3.5

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
1979-80 22 POR NBA SG 3 44 4.1 13.1 .313 0.0 0.0 4.1 13.1 .313 4.9 4.9 1.000 0.0 3.3 3.3 2.5 1.6 0.8 1.6 1.6 13.1
1980-81 23 POR NBA SG 1 4 0.0 27.0 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 27.0 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1982-83 25 POR NBA SG 7 260 9.4 16.1 .586 0.3 0.6 .500 9.1 15.5 .589 3.5 4.6 .758 0.6 1.5 2.1 2.5 1.2 0.1 2.1 1.5 22.6
1983-84 26 POR NBA SG 5 172 8.4 16.3 .513 0.2 1.0 .200 8.2 15.3 .534 6.9 8.4 .825 2.3 1.7 4.0 2.5 0.4 0.0 1.9 2.7 23.9
1984-85 27 POR NBA SG 9 0 212 8.0 17.2 .465 0.5 1.7 .300 7.5 15.5 .484 3.2 4.1 .792 1.0 2.4 3.4 3.6 1.0 0.0 0.8 2.7 19.7
1985-86 28 POR NBA SG 4 0 71 7.1 18.8 .378 1.0 3.0 .333 6.1 15.7 .387 6.1 7.6 .800 0.5 1.5 2.0 7.6 1.5 0.0 3.0 6.1 21.3
1986-87 29 POR NBA SG 4 0 94 5.0 12.3 .406 0.0 0.8 .000 5.0 11.5 .433 3.1 3.4 .889 1.5 1.9 3.4 5.0 1.9 0.0 1.5 3.1 13.0
1987-88 30 BOS NBA SG 15 0 188 3.3 11.3 .288 0.0 0.4 .000 3.3 10.9 .298 3.1 3.8 .800 0.2 1.5 1.7 2.1 1.1 0.4 2.3 3.4 9.6
1989-90 32 BOS NBA PG 5 0 62 4.6 9.3 .500 0.0 0.6 .000 4.6 8.7 .533 1.7 2.3 .750 0.0 0.0 0.0 4.1 2.9 0.0 1.7 0.6 11.0
Career NBA 53 0 1107 6.9 14.9 .463 0.3 1.0 .267 6.6 13.9 .477 4.0 4.9 .808 0.9 1.7 2.6 3.3 1.2 0.1 1.8 2.6 18.0
7 seasons POR NBA 33 0 857 7.9 16.1 .488 0.3 1.1 .296 7.5 15.0 .503 4.3 5.3 .811 1.1 1.9 3.0 3.4 1.1 0.1 1.7 2.6 20.4
2 seasons BOS NBA 20 0 250 3.6 10.8 .333 0.0 0.4 .000 3.6 10.4 .347 2.7 3.5 .792 0.1 1.2 1.3 2.6 1.6 0.3 2.2 2.7 9.9

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 ORtg DRtg
1979-80 22 POR NBA SG 3 44 5.8 18.6 .313 0.0 0.0 5.8 18.6 .313 7.0 7.0 1.000 0.0 4.6 4.6 3.5 2.3 1.2 2.3 2.3 18.6 96 108
1980-81 23 POR NBA SG 1 4 0.0 37.5 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 37.5 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0 113
1982-83 25 POR NBA SG 7 260 12.9 21.9 .586 0.4 0.8 .500 12.5 21.2 .589 4.7 6.2 .758 0.8 2.1 2.8 3.4 1.7 0.2 2.8 2.1 30.8 117 111
1983-84 26 POR NBA SG 5 172 11.5 22.3 .513 0.3 1.4 .200 11.2 20.9 .534 9.4 11.5 .825 3.1 2.3 5.4 3.4 0.6 0.0 2.6 3.7 32.6 124 119
1984-85 27 POR NBA SG 9 0 212 10.3 22.2 .465 0.7 2.2 .300 9.7 20.0 .484 4.2 5.3 .792 1.3 3.1 4.4 4.6 1.3 0.0 1.1 3.5 25.5 118 120
1985-86 28 POR NBA SG 4 0 71 9.1 24.2 .378 1.3 3.9 .333 7.8 20.2 .387 7.8 9.8 .800 0.7 2.0 2.6 9.8 2.0 0.0 3.9 7.8 27.4 103 116
1986-87 29 POR NBA SG 4 0 94 6.7 16.5 .406 0.0 1.0 .000 6.7 15.5 .433 4.1 4.6 .889 2.1 2.6 4.6 6.7 2.6 0.0 2.1 4.1 17.6 109 115
1987-88 30 BOS NBA SG 15 0 188 4.7 16.3 .288 0.0 0.6 .000 4.7 15.8 .298 4.4 5.5 .800 0.3 2.2 2.5 3.0 1.7 0.6 3.3 5.0 13.8 75 111
1989-90 32 BOS NBA PG 5 0 62 6.2 12.4 .500 0.0 0.8 .000 6.2 11.6 .533 2.3 3.1 .750 0.0 0.0 0.0 5.4 3.9 0.0 2.3 0.8 14.7 106 118
Career NBA 53 0 1107 9.4 20.2 .463 0.4 1.3 .267 9.0 18.9 .477 5.4 6.7 .808 1.2 2.3 3.5 4.4 1.7 0.2 2.5 3.6 24.5 109 115
7 seasons POR NBA 33 0 857 10.5 21.6 .488 0.5 1.5 .296 10.1 20.1 .503 5.8 7.2 .811 1.5 2.5 4.0 4.6 1.5 0.1 2.3 3.5 27.3 115 116
2 seasons BOS NBA 20 0 250 5.1 15.3 .333 0.0 0.6 .000 5.1 14.7 .347 3.9 4.9 .792 0.2 1.6 1.8 3.7 2.2 0.4 3.1 3.9 14.1 82 113

Playoffs Advanced

Season Age Tm Lg Pos G MP PER TS% 3PAr FTr ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% OWS DWS WS WS/48
1979-80 22 POR NBA SG 3 44 11.8 .429 .000 .375 0.0 10.7 5.2 9.3 2.3 1.3 9.7 20.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 .027
1980-81 23 POR NBA SG 1 4 -24.9 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 32.1 -0.1 0.0 -0.1 -0.725
1982-83 25 POR NBA SG 7 260 19.0 .624 .034 .284 1.7 4.8 3.2 11.4 1.7 0.2 10.3 23.6 0.6 0.1 0.8 .142
1983-84 26 POR NBA SG 5 172 20.5 .596 .064 .513 6.7 6.4 6.6 11.5 0.6 0.0 8.6 25.5 0.6 0.0 0.6 .154
1984-85 27 POR NBA SG 9 212 15.0 .520 .099 .238 2.9 7.5 5.1 13.4 1.3 0.0 4.3 21.4 0.4 0.0 0.4 .084
1985-86 28 POR NBA SG 4 71 13.1 .482 .162 .405 1.6 4.1 3.0 29.8 2.0 0.0 12.1 27.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 .032
1986-87 29 POR NBA SG 4 94 12.2 .473 .063 .281 4.8 6.1 5.4 19.7 2.6 0.0 10.0 17.4 0.1 0.1 0.1 .062
1987-88 30 BOS NBA SG 15 188 2.2 .369 .034 .339 0.7 5.1 2.9 8.5 1.7 0.7 15.0 19.2 -0.5 0.2 -0.3 -0.089
1989-90 32 BOS NBA PG 5 62 11.6 .535 .063 .250 0.0 0.0 0.0 13.8 3.9 0.0 14.5 14.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 .021
Career NBA 53 1107 13.8 .528 .066 .330 2.6 5.6 4.1 13.2 1.7 0.2 9.6 21.8 1.2 0.3 1.5 .065
7 seasons POR NBA 33 857 16.5 .553 .070 .332 3.2 6.1 4.7 14.2 1.5 0.1 8.5 23.0 1.7 0.2 1.8 .102
2 seasons BOS NBA 20 250 4.5 .403 .040 .320 0.5 3.8 2.2 9.8 2.2 0.5 14.9 17.9 -0.5 0.2 -0.3 -0.062

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
1982-83 25 POR NBA SG 1 0 17:00 5 7 .714 0 0 1 2 .500 0 0 1 2 0 4 0 11
1983-84 26 POR NBA SG 1 0 14:00 5 9 .556 0 0 0 0 1 3 2 0 0 0 0 10
Career NBA 2 0 31 10 16 .625 0 0 1 2 .500 1 3 3 2 0 4 0 21

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
Jim Paxson 10.2 9.5 7.7 7.5 6.5 4.8 3.4 1.4 1.3 1.2 0.3
Donnie Freeman 88.6 10.0 9.7 8.9 7.6 7.3 5.1 3.7 3.4 2.4
Michael Redd 86.3 10.8 9.7 8.0 6.2 6.1 5.8 4.6 3.2 0.6 0.1 -0.1
Dale Ellis 86.1 10.8 9.3 9.0 7.6 6.4 6.4 4.8 3.2 2.4 1.6 1.5
Tom Gola 86.1 9.9 7.4 7.1 6.8 6.5 4.4 4.4 3.4 1.7 1.7
Andy Phillip 86.1 9.7 7.7 7.4 7.1 5.5 4.8 3.8 3.1 2.9 1.5
Kevin Martin 85.5 10.2 9.5 8.4 7.0 5.5 5.3 4.7 4.2 3.3 0.1
Doug Christie 85.4 8.9 8.7 8.6 7.0 5.1 4.2 4.0 1.4 1.4 0.1 -0.3
Jeff Mullins 85.1 10.0 9.9 8.3 8.2 6.8 5.7 5.6 4.5 2.3 0.8 -0.3
Rajon Rondo 84.9 9.9 9.6 7.2 6.6 4.9 3.2 2.4 1.1
Mack Calvin 84.8 10.4 9.0 8.8 8.5 8.5 7.7 2.8 1.8 1.5 1.4 0.0
Career Win Shares (Best to Worst)
Player Sim 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14
Jim Paxson 10.2 9.5 7.7 7.5 6.5 4.8 3.4 1.4 1.3 1.2 0.3
Donnie Freeman 88.6 10.0 9.7 8.9 7.6 7.3 5.1 3.7 3.4 2.4
Michael Redd 87.4 10.8 9.7 8.0 6.2 6.1 5.8 4.6 3.2 0.8 0.6 0.1 -0.1
Tom Gola 86.1 9.9 7.4 7.1 6.8 6.5 4.4 4.4 3.4 1.7 1.7
Andy Phillip 86.1 9.7 7.7 7.4 7.1 5.5 4.8 3.8 3.1 2.9 1.5
Darrell Armstrong 85.8 8.7 8.0 7.6 6.4 5.3 4.9 3.2 2.5 1.8 0.8 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.0
Kevin Martin 85.5 10.2 9.5 8.4 7.0 5.5 5.3 4.7 4.2 3.3 0.1
Jeff Mullins 85.0 10.0 9.9 8.3 8.2 6.8 5.7 5.6 4.5 2.3 0.9 0.8 -0.3
Rajon Rondo 84.9 9.9 9.6 7.2 6.6 4.9 3.2 2.4 1.1
Mack Calvin 84.8 10.4 9.0 8.8 8.5 8.5 7.7 2.8 1.8 1.5 1.4 0.0
Jon McGlocklin 84.7 8.9 8.2 7.9 5.8 5.2 3.8 3.4 1.8 1.1 0.9 0.2

College

Light text indicates college freshman or JV participant
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 DAYTON 27 1061 149 308 55 73 127 353 .484 .753 39.3 13.1 4.7
1976-77 19 DAYTON 27 1012 219 401 69 87 157 507 .546 .793 37.5 18.8 5.8
1977-78 20 DAYTON 29 1066 208 399 89 115 96 505 .521 .774 36.8 17.4 3.3
1978-79 21 DAYTON 25 929 236 449 108 134 104 580 .526 .806 37.2 23.2 4.2
Career 108 4068 812 1557 321 409 484 1945 .522 .785 37.7 18.0 4.5

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

All-Star Games
1983 NBA
1984 NBA

Honors
1983-84 NBA All-NBA (2nd)

Games
1981-82 NBA 82 (4)

Points
1982-83 NBA 1756 (10)

Free Throw Pct
1985-86 NBA .889 (4)

Turnover Pct
1980-81 NBA 9.8 (7)
1981-82 NBA 9.4 (6)
1982-83 NBA 9.2 (4)
1983-84 NBA 8.6 (4)
1984-85 NBA 9.0 (8)
Career NBA 10.1 (42)
Career 10.1 (46)

Offensive Rating
1983-84 NBA 119.6 (8)
Career NBA 112.8 (86)
Career 112.8 (89)

Offensive Win Shares
1982-83 NBA 7.8 (8)
1983-84 NBA 7.5 (7)

Hall of Fame Probability
Career 0.007 (248)

NBA Elo Player Rating
310th (overall) as of Dec 28, 2014, 4:20AM

   

Transactions

June 25, 1979: Drafted by the Portland Trail Blazers in the 1st round (12th pick) of the 1979 NBA Draft.

February 23, 1988: Traded by the Portland Trail Blazers to the Boston Celtics for Jerry Sichting.

October 6, 1990: Released by the Boston Celtics.

Salaries

Season Team Lg Salary
1985-86 Portland Trail Blazers NBA $500,000
1987-88 Boston Celtics NBA $875,000
1988-89 Boston Celtics NBA $400,000
1991-92 Boston Celtics NBA $225,000
Career (may be incomplete) $2,000,000

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