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Micheal Ray Richardson

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Micheal Ray Richardson (Sugar Ray)

Position: Point Guard and Shooting Guard ▪ Shoots: Right
Height: 6-5 ▪ Weight: 189 lbs.
Born: April 11, 1955 in Lubbock, Texas
High School: Manual in Denver, Colorado
College: University of Montana
Draft: New York Knicks, 1st round (4th pick, 4th overall), 1978 NBA Draft
NBA Debut: October 13, 1978

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

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Fine Details ▪ Last updated Sep 16, 2014 7:17 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
1978-79 23 NYK NBA PG 72 1218 200 483 .414 200 483 .414 69 128 .539 78 155 233 213 100 18 141 188 469
1979-80 ★ 24 NYK NBA SG 82 3060 502 1063 .472 27 110 .245 475 953 .498 223 338 .660 151 388 539 832 265 35 359 260 1254
1980-81 ★ 25 NYK NBA SG 79 3175 523 1116 .469 23 102 .225 500 1014 .493 224 338 .663 173 372 545 627 232 35 302 258 1293
1981-82 ★ 26 NYK NBA PG 82 79 3044 619 1343 .461 19 101 .188 600 1242 .483 212 303 .700 177 388 565 572 213 41 291 317 1469
1982-83 27 TOT NBA PG 64 51 2076 346 815 .425 8 51 .157 338 764 .442 106 163 .650 113 182 295 432 182 24 244 240 806
1982-83 27 GSW NBA PG 33 25 1074 176 427 .412 4 31 .129 172 396 .434 55 87 .632 45 100 145 245 101 9 137 124 411
1982-83 27 NJN NBA PG 31 26 1002 170 388 .438 4 20 .200 166 368 .451 51 76 .671 68 82 150 187 81 15 107 116 395
1983-84 28 NJN NBA PG 48 25 1285 243 528 .460 14 58 .241 229 470 .487 76 108 .704 56 116 172 214 103 20 118 156 576
1984-85 ★ 29 NJN NBA PG 82 82 3127 690 1470 .469 29 115 .252 661 1355 .488 240 313 .767 156 301 457 669 243 22 249 277 1649
1985-86 30 NJN NBA PG 47 39 1604 296 661 .448 4 27 .148 292 634 .461 141 179 .788 77 173 250 340 125 11 150 163 737
Career NBA 556 276 18589 3419 7479 .457 124 564 .220 3295 6915 .477 1291 1870 .690 981 2075 3056 3899 1463 206 1854 1859 8253
4 seasons NYK NBA 315 79 10497 1844 4005 .460 69 313 .220 1775 3692 .481 728 1107 .658 579 1303 1882 2244 810 129 1093 1023 4485
4 seasons NJN NBA 208 172 7018 1399 3047 .459 51 220 .232 1348 2827 .477 508 676 .751 357 672 1029 1410 552 68 624 712 3357
1 season GSW NBA 33 25 1074 176 427 .412 4 31 .129 172 396 .434 55 87 .632 45 100 145 245 101 9 137 124 411

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
1978-79 23 NYK NBA PG 72 16.9 2.8 6.7 .414 2.8 6.7 .414 1.0 1.8 .539 1.1 2.2 3.2 3.0 1.4 0.3 2.0 2.6 6.5
1979-80 ★ 24 NYK NBA SG 82 37.3 6.1 13.0 .472 0.3 1.3 .245 5.8 11.6 .498 2.7 4.1 .660 1.8 4.7 6.6 10.1 3.2 0.4 4.4 3.2 15.3
1980-81 ★ 25 NYK NBA SG 79 40.2 6.6 14.1 .469 0.3 1.3 .225 6.3 12.8 .493 2.8 4.3 .663 2.2 4.7 6.9 7.9 2.9 0.4 3.8 3.3 16.4
1981-82 ★ 26 NYK NBA PG 82 79 37.1 7.5 16.4 .461 0.2 1.2 .188 7.3 15.1 .483 2.6 3.7 .700 2.2 4.7 6.9 7.0 2.6 0.5 3.5 3.9 17.9
1982-83 27 TOT NBA PG 64 51 32.4 5.4 12.7 .425 0.1 0.8 .157 5.3 11.9 .442 1.7 2.5 .650 1.8 2.8 4.6 6.8 2.8 0.4 3.8 3.8 12.6
1982-83 27 GSW NBA PG 33 25 32.5 5.3 12.9 .412 0.1 0.9 .129 5.2 12.0 .434 1.7 2.6 .632 1.4 3.0 4.4 7.4 3.1 0.3 4.2 3.8 12.5
1982-83 27 NJN NBA PG 31 26 32.3 5.5 12.5 .438 0.1 0.6 .200 5.4 11.9 .451 1.6 2.5 .671 2.2 2.6 4.8 6.0 2.6 0.5 3.5 3.7 12.7
1983-84 28 NJN NBA PG 48 25 26.8 5.1 11.0 .460 0.3 1.2 .241 4.8 9.8 .487 1.6 2.3 .704 1.2 2.4 3.6 4.5 2.1 0.4 2.5 3.3 12.0
1984-85 ★ 29 NJN NBA PG 82 82 38.1 8.4 17.9 .469 0.4 1.4 .252 8.1 16.5 .488 2.9 3.8 .767 1.9 3.7 5.6 8.2 3.0 0.3 3.0 3.4 20.1
1985-86 30 NJN NBA PG 47 39 34.1 6.3 14.1 .448 0.1 0.6 .148 6.2 13.5 .461 3.0 3.8 .788 1.6 3.7 5.3 7.2 2.7 0.2 3.2 3.5 15.7
Career NBA 556 276 33.4 6.1 13.5 .457 0.3 1.2 .220 5.9 12.4 .477 2.3 3.4 .690 1.8 3.7 5.5 7.0 2.6 0.4 3.3 3.3 14.8
4 seasons NYK NBA 315 79 33.3 5.9 12.7 .460 0.3 1.3 .220 5.6 11.7 .481 2.3 3.5 .658 1.8 4.1 6.0 7.1 2.6 0.4 3.5 3.2 14.2
4 seasons NJN NBA 208 172 33.7 6.7 14.6 .459 0.2 1.1 .232 6.5 13.6 .477 2.4 3.3 .751 1.7 3.2 4.9 6.8 2.7 0.3 3.0 3.4 16.1
1 season GSW NBA 33 25 32.5 5.3 12.9 .412 0.1 0.9 .129 5.2 12.0 .434 1.7 2.6 .632 1.4 3.0 4.4 7.4 3.1 0.3 4.2 3.8 12.5

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
1978-79 23 NYK NBA PG 72 1218 5.9 14.3 .414 5.9 14.3 .414 2.0 3.8 .539 2.3 4.6 6.9 6.3 3.0 0.5 4.2 5.6 13.9
1979-80 ★ 24 NYK NBA SG 82 3060 5.9 12.5 .472 0.3 1.3 .245 5.6 11.2 .498 2.6 4.0 .660 1.8 4.6 6.3 9.8 3.1 0.4 4.2 3.1 14.8
1980-81 ★ 25 NYK NBA SG 79 3175 5.9 12.7 .469 0.3 1.2 .225 5.7 11.5 .493 2.5 3.8 .663 2.0 4.2 6.2 7.1 2.6 0.4 3.4 2.9 14.7
1981-82 ★ 26 NYK NBA PG 82 79 3044 7.3 15.9 .461 0.2 1.2 .188 7.1 14.7 .483 2.5 3.6 .700 2.1 4.6 6.7 6.8 2.5 0.5 3.4 3.7 17.4
1982-83 27 TOT NBA PG 64 51 2076 6.0 14.1 .425 0.1 0.9 .157 5.9 13.2 .442 1.8 2.8 .650 2.0 3.2 5.1 7.5 3.2 0.4 4.2 4.2 14.0
1982-83 27 GSW NBA PG 33 25 1074 5.9 14.3 .412 0.1 1.0 .129 5.8 13.3 .434 1.8 2.9 .632 1.5 3.4 4.9 8.2 3.4 0.3 4.6 4.2 13.8
1982-83 27 NJN NBA PG 31 26 1002 6.1 13.9 .438 0.1 0.7 .200 6.0 13.2 .451 1.8 2.7 .671 2.4 2.9 5.4 6.7 2.9 0.5 3.8 4.2 14.2
1983-84 28 NJN NBA PG 48 25 1285 6.8 14.8 .460 0.4 1.6 .241 6.4 13.2 .487 2.1 3.0 .704 1.6 3.2 4.8 6.0 2.9 0.6 3.3 4.4 16.1
1984-85 ★ 29 NJN NBA PG 82 82 3127 7.9 16.9 .469 0.3 1.3 .252 7.6 15.6 .488 2.8 3.6 .767 1.8 3.5 5.3 7.7 2.8 0.3 2.9 3.2 19.0
1985-86 30 NJN NBA PG 47 39 1604 6.6 14.8 .448 0.1 0.6 .148 6.6 14.2 .461 3.2 4.0 .788 1.7 3.9 5.6 7.6 2.8 0.2 3.4 3.7 16.5
Career NBA 556 276 18589 6.6 14.5 .457 0.3 1.2 .220 6.4 13.4 .477 2.5 3.6 .690 1.9 4.0 5.9 7.6 2.8 0.4 3.6 3.6 16.0
4 seasons NYK NBA 315 79 10497 6.3 13.7 .460 0.3 1.2 .220 6.1 12.7 .481 2.5 3.8 .658 2.0 4.5 6.5 7.7 2.8 0.4 3.7 3.5 15.4
4 seasons NJN NBA 208 172 7018 7.2 15.6 .459 0.3 1.1 .232 6.9 14.5 .477 2.6 3.5 .751 1.8 3.4 5.3 7.2 2.8 0.3 3.2 3.7 17.2
1 season GSW NBA 33 25 1074 5.9 14.3 .412 0.1 1.0 .129 5.8 13.3 .434 1.8 2.9 .632 1.5 3.4 4.9 8.2 3.4 0.3 4.6 4.2 13.8

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
1978-79 23 NYK NBA PG 72 1218 7.5 18.1 .414 7.5 18.1 .414 2.6 4.8 .539 2.9 5.8 8.8 8.0 3.8 0.7 5.3 7.1 17.6
1979-80 ★ 24 NYK NBA SG 82 3060 7.4 15.7 .472 0.4 1.6 .245 7.0 14.0 .498 3.3 5.0 .660 2.2 5.7 7.9 12.3 3.9 0.5 5.3 3.8 18.5
1980-81 ★ 25 NYK NBA SG 79 3175 7.8 16.7 .469 0.3 1.5 .225 7.5 15.2 .493 3.4 5.1 .663 2.6 5.6 8.2 9.4 3.5 0.5 4.5 3.9 19.4
1981-82 ★ 26 NYK NBA PG 82 79 3044 9.8 21.3 .461 0.3 1.6 .188 9.5 19.7 .483 3.4 4.8 .700 2.8 6.2 9.0 9.1 3.4 0.7 4.6 5.0 23.3
1982-83 27 TOT NBA PG 64 51 2076 7.7 18.1 .425 0.2 1.1 .157 7.5 17.0 .442 2.4 3.6 .650 2.5 4.0 6.6 9.6 4.0 0.5 5.4 5.3 17.9
1982-83 27 GSW NBA PG 33 25 1074 7.6 18.3 .412 0.2 1.3 .129 7.4 17.0 .434 2.4 3.7 .632 1.9 4.3 6.2 10.5 4.3 0.4 5.9 5.3 17.7
1982-83 27 NJN NBA PG 31 26 1002 7.8 17.9 .438 0.2 0.9 .200 7.6 17.0 .451 2.4 3.5 .671 3.1 3.8 6.9 8.6 3.7 0.7 4.9 5.3 18.2
1983-84 28 NJN NBA PG 48 25 1285 8.8 19.1 .460 0.5 2.1 .241 8.3 17.0 .487 2.8 3.9 .704 2.0 4.2 6.2 7.8 3.7 0.7 4.3 5.7 20.9
1984-85 ★ 29 NJN NBA PG 82 82 3127 10.5 22.3 .469 0.4 1.7 .252 10.0 20.6 .488 3.6 4.8 .767 2.4 4.6 6.9 10.2 3.7 0.3 3.8 4.2 25.0
1985-86 30 NJN NBA PG 47 39 1604 8.6 19.1 .448 0.1 0.8 .148 8.5 18.4 .461 4.1 5.2 .788 2.2 5.0 7.2 9.8 3.6 0.3 4.3 4.7 21.3
Career NBA 556 276 18589 8.6 18.8 .457 0.3 1.5 .220 8.3 17.4 .477 3.2 4.7 .690 2.5 5.2 7.7 9.8 3.7 0.5 4.7 4.7 20.8
4 seasons NYK NBA 315 79 10497 8.2 17.8 .460 0.3 1.6 .220 7.9 16.5 .481 3.2 4.9 .658 2.6 5.8 8.4 10.0 3.6 0.6 4.9 4.6 20.0
4 seasons NJN NBA 208 172 7018 9.3 20.4 .459 0.3 1.5 .232 9.0 18.9 .477 3.4 4.5 .751 2.4 4.5 6.9 9.4 3.7 0.5 4.2 4.8 22.4
1 season GSW NBA 33 25 1074 7.6 18.3 .412 0.2 1.3 .129 7.4 17.0 .434 2.4 3.7 .632 1.9 4.3 6.2 10.5 4.3 0.4 5.9 5.3 17.7

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
1978-79 23 NYK NBA PG 72 1218 12.4 .435 .414 .265 6.9 13.8 10.3 22.9 3.8 0.8 20.7 21.9 88 101 -1.4 1.7 0.3 .013
1979-80 ★ 24 NYK NBA SG 82 3060 17.8 .517 .485 .318 .103 5.3 13.9 9.6 34.1 3.9 0.6 22.9 19.7 103 104 2.4 3.7 6.0 .094
1980-81 ★ 25 NYK NBA SG 79 3175 17.1 .511 .479 .303 .091 6.0 13.9 9.8 27.5 3.5 0.6 19.3 20.0 102 102 2.2 4.7 6.9 .104
1981-82 ★ 26 NYK NBA PG 82 3044 17.7 .498 .468 .226 .075 6.5 14.9 10.6 27.4 3.4 0.8 16.5 23.9 102 105 1.6 3.8 5.5 .086
1982-83 27 TOT NBA PG 64 2076 13.9 .454 .429 .200 .063 6.0 9.8 7.9 28.2 4.0 0.7 21.6 21.4 92 101 -1.1 3.2 2.0 .047
1982-83 27 GSW NBA PG 33 1074 13.6 .442 .417 .204 .073 4.4 10.4 7.3 30.3 4.3 0.5 22.7 22.0 89 104 -1.1 1.2 0.1 .006
1982-83 27 NJN NBA PG 31 1002 14.2 .469 .443 .196 .052 7.8 9.1 8.5 25.9 3.7 0.9 20.2 20.7 96 98 0.0 1.9 1.9 .092
1983-84 28 NJN NBA PG 48 1285 15.1 .500 .473 .205 .110 4.9 10.5 7.6 23.0 3.7 0.9 17.0 21.5 101 103 0.3 2.1 2.4 .090
1984-85 ★ 29 NJN NBA PG 82 3127 19.8 .513 .479 .213 .078 5.4 11.2 8.2 30.5 3.7 0.4 13.4 24.0 109 105 4.5 4.2 8.7 .134
1985-86 30 NJN NBA PG 47 1604 16.9 .498 .451 .271 .041 5.4 12.1 8.7 29.8 3.6 0.4 16.9 22.1 103 104 1.0 2.3 3.3 .099
Career NBA 556 18589 16.9 .497 .465 .250 .075 5.8 12.7 9.2 28.7 3.7 0.6 18.3 21.8 101 103 9.6 25.6 35.2 .091
4 seasons NYK NBA 315 10497 16.9 .499 .469 .276 .078 6.1 14.2 10.0 28.9 3.6 0.7 19.6 21.3 101 103 4.9 13.8 18.7 .085
4 seasons NJN NBA 208 7018 17.5 .502 .468 .222 .072 5.6 11.0 8.3 28.3 3.7 0.6 15.7 22.6 105 103 5.8 10.5 16.3 .112
1 season GSW NBA 33 1074 13.6 .442 .417 .204 .073 4.4 10.4 7.3 30.3 4.3 0.5 22.7 22.0 89 104 -1.1 1.2 0.1 .006

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
1980-81 25 NYK NBA SG 2 86 8 33 .242 0 4 .000 8 29 .276 7 12 .583 6 13 19 11 7 0 8 8 23
1982-83 27 NJN NBA PG 2 58 8 21 .381 0 1 .000 8 20 .400 3 5 .600 2 6 8 5 5 0 4 3 19
1983-84 28 NJN NBA PG 11 443 69 169 .408 6 22 .273 63 147 .429 41 56 .732 20 34 54 79 34 4 30 40 185
1984-85 29 NJN NBA PG 3 3 125 23 57 .404 0 2 .000 23 55 .418 9 14 .643 4 14 18 34 4 0 8 12 55
Career NBA 18 3 712 108 280 .386 6 29 .207 102 251 .406 60 87 .690 32 67 99 129 50 4 50 63 282
3 seasons NJN NBA 16 3 626 100 247 .405 6 25 .240 94 222 .423 53 75 .707 26 54 80 118 43 4 42 55 259
1 season NYK NBA 2 86 8 33 .242 0 4 .000 8 29 .276 7 12 .583 6 13 19 11 7 0 8 8 23

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
1980-81 25 NYK NBA SG 2 43.0 4.0 16.5 .242 0.0 2.0 .000 4.0 14.5 .276 3.5 6.0 .583 3.0 6.5 9.5 5.5 3.5 0.0 4.0 4.0 11.5
1982-83 27 NJN NBA PG 2 29.0 4.0 10.5 .381 0.0 0.5 .000 4.0 10.0 .400 1.5 2.5 .600 1.0 3.0 4.0 2.5 2.5 0.0 2.0 1.5 9.5
1983-84 28 NJN NBA PG 11 40.3 6.3 15.4 .408 0.5 2.0 .273 5.7 13.4 .429 3.7 5.1 .732 1.8 3.1 4.9 7.2 3.1 0.4 2.7 3.6 16.8
1984-85 29 NJN NBA PG 3 3 41.7 7.7 19.0 .404 0.0 0.7 .000 7.7 18.3 .418 3.0 4.7 .643 1.3 4.7 6.0 11.3 1.3 0.0 2.7 4.0 18.3
Career NBA 18 3 39.6 6.0 15.6 .386 0.3 1.6 .207 5.7 13.9 .406 3.3 4.8 .690 1.8 3.7 5.5 7.2 2.8 0.2 2.8 3.5 15.7
3 seasons NJN NBA 16 3 39.1 6.3 15.4 .405 0.4 1.6 .240 5.9 13.9 .423 3.3 4.7 .707 1.6 3.4 5.0 7.4 2.7 0.3 2.6 3.4 16.2
1 season NYK NBA 2 43.0 4.0 16.5 .242 0.0 2.0 .000 4.0 14.5 .276 3.5 6.0 .583 3.0 6.5 9.5 5.5 3.5 0.0 4.0 4.0 11.5

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
1980-81 25 NYK NBA SG 2 86 3.3 13.8 .242 0.0 1.7 .000 3.3 12.1 .276 2.9 5.0 .583 2.5 5.4 8.0 4.6 2.9 0.0 3.3 3.3 9.6
1982-83 27 NJN NBA PG 2 58 5.0 13.0 .381 0.0 0.6 .000 5.0 12.4 .400 1.9 3.1 .600 1.2 3.7 5.0 3.1 3.1 0.0 2.5 1.9 11.8
1983-84 28 NJN NBA PG 11 443 5.6 13.7 .408 0.5 1.8 .273 5.1 11.9 .429 3.3 4.6 .732 1.6 2.8 4.4 6.4 2.8 0.3 2.4 3.3 15.0
1984-85 29 NJN NBA PG 3 3 125 6.6 16.4 .404 0.0 0.6 .000 6.6 15.8 .418 2.6 4.0 .643 1.2 4.0 5.2 9.8 1.2 0.0 2.3 3.5 15.8
Career NBA 18 3 712 5.5 14.2 .386 0.3 1.5 .207 5.2 12.7 .406 3.0 4.4 .690 1.6 3.4 5.0 6.5 2.5 0.2 2.5 3.2 14.3
3 seasons NJN NBA 16 3 626 5.8 14.2 .405 0.3 1.4 .240 5.4 12.8 .423 3.0 4.3 .707 1.5 3.1 4.6 6.8 2.5 0.2 2.4 3.2 14.9
1 season NYK NBA 2 86 3.3 13.8 .242 0.0 1.7 .000 3.3 12.1 .276 2.9 5.0 .583 2.5 5.4 8.0 4.6 2.9 0.0 3.3 3.3 9.6

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
1980-81 25 NYK NBA SG 2 86 4.7 19.4 .242 0.0 2.4 .000 4.7 17.1 .276 4.1 7.1 .583 3.5 7.7 11.2 6.5 4.1 0.0 4.7 4.7 13.5
1982-83 27 NJN NBA PG 2 58 6.8 17.8 .381 0.0 0.8 .000 6.8 17.0 .400 2.5 4.2 .600 1.7 5.1 6.8 4.2 4.2 0.0 3.4 2.5 16.1
1983-84 28 NJN NBA PG 11 443 7.6 18.6 .408 0.7 2.4 .273 6.9 16.2 .429 4.5 6.2 .732 2.2 3.7 5.9 8.7 3.7 0.4 3.3 4.4 20.3
1984-85 29 NJN NBA PG 3 3 125 8.4 20.8 .404 0.0 0.7 .000 8.4 20.0 .418 3.3 5.1 .643 1.5 5.1 6.6 12.4 1.5 0.0 2.9 4.4 20.0
Career NBA 18 3 712 7.3 19.0 .386 0.4 2.0 .207 6.9 17.1 .406 4.1 5.9 .690 2.2 4.6 6.7 8.8 3.4 0.3 3.4 4.3 19.2
3 seasons NJN NBA 16 3 626 7.7 19.0 .405 0.5 1.9 .240 7.2 17.1 .423 4.1 5.8 .707 2.0 4.1 6.1 9.1 3.3 0.3 3.2 4.2 19.9
1 season NYK NBA 2 86 4.7 19.4 .242 0.0 2.4 .000 4.7 17.1 .276 4.1 7.1 .583 3.5 7.7 11.2 6.5 4.1 0.0 4.7 4.7 13.5

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
1980-81 25 NYK NBA SG 2 86 7.7 .300 .242 .364 .121 7.3 18.4 12.4 19.7 4.1 0.0 17.3 22.6 71 97 -0.3 0.2 -0.2 -0.084
1982-83 27 NJN NBA PG 2 58 10.2 .409 .381 .238 .048 3.8 12.6 8.0 11.7 4.2 0.0 14.7 19.2 88 110 -0.1 0.0 0.0 -0.026
1983-84 28 NJN NBA PG 11 443 15.9 .478 .426 .331 .130 4.7 9.4 6.9 28.5 3.7 0.6 13.4 20.5 105 100 0.3 0.9 1.2 .127
1984-85 29 NJN NBA PG 3 125 14.1 .435 .404 .246 .035 3.4 11.6 7.5 36.1 1.5 0.0 11.2 23.0 100 116 0.0 0.0 0.0 .003
Career NBA 18 712 14.1 .443 .396 .311 .104 4.7 11.2 7.8 27.4 3.4 0.4 13.6 21.1 99 104 -0.1 1.1 1.0 .067
3 seasons NJN NBA 16 626 15.0 .463 .417 .304 .101 4.4 10.2 7.1 28.4 3.3 0.4 13.0 20.9 102 105 0.2 1.0 1.1 .088
1 season NYK NBA 2 86 7.7 .300 .242 .364 .121 7.3 18.4 12.4 19.7 4.1 0.0 17.3 22.6 71 97 -0.3 0.2 -0.2 -0.084

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
1979-80 24 NYK NBA SG 1 0 13:00 3 7 .429 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 1 0 2 2 6
1980-81 25 NYK NBA SG 1 0 24:00 5 7 .714 0 1 .000 1 2 .500 2 5 3 4 0 2 3 11
1981-82 26 NYK NBA PG 1 0 20:00 5 10 .500 0 0 0 0 0 2 4 2 0 1 1 10
1984-85 29 NJN NBA PG 1 0 13:00 2 8 .250 0 2 .000 1 2 .500 2 2 1 2 0 2 3 5
Career NBA 4 0 70 15 32 .469 0 3 .000 2 4 .500 5 10 10 9 0 7 9 32

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
Micheal Ray Richardson 8.7 6.9 6.0 5.5 3.3 2.4 2.0 0.3
Steve Jones 90.5 8.2 7.1 5.6 5.4 4.4 2.7 1.6 1.1
Latrell Sprewell 89.6 8.1 8.0 6.6 5.5 4.0 3.0 2.0 0.4
Ben Gordon 89.0 8.6 6.9 5.1 4.4 3.5 2.1 1.7 1.7
Jerry Stackhouse 88.9 9.2 7.3 6.5 5.8 4.7 2.1 1.9 1.2
Phil Smith 88.9 9.4 7.0 6.3 5.2 4.8 2.9 2.2 1.6
Mike Newlin 87.3 8.5 5.9 5.8 5.2 4.7 2.9 1.8 1.6
Kendall Gill 87.2 8.8 6.7 5.9 4.7 4.6 3.2 2.9 1.8
Clem Haskins 87.2 6.8 6.4 6.1 5.3 3.4 2.9 1.6 1.0
Jerry Sloan 87.0 7.2 6.5 6.4 6.0 2.9 2.6 1.9 1.4
Brian Taylor 86.9 8.3 7.9 5.6 5.3 4.8 3.6 1.8 0.1
Career Win Shares (Best to Worst)
Player Sim 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Micheal Ray Richardson 8.7 6.9 6.0 5.5 3.3 2.4 2.0 0.3
Steve Jones 89.1 8.2 7.1 5.6 5.4 4.4 2.7 1.6 1.1 0.8
Ben Gordon 87.2 8.6 6.9 5.1 4.4 3.5 2.1 1.7 1.7 -0.3 -0.6
Phil Smith 86.1 9.4 7.0 6.3 5.2 4.8 2.9 2.2 1.7 1.6
Don Chaney 85.8 8.7 6.3 5.9 5.8 5.1 2.9 0.8 0.6 0.4 0.3 -0.1 -0.5
Monta Ellis 85.7 9.0 6.0 4.9 4.6 4.0 2.6 1.3 0.5 0.2
Scott Skiles 85.5 8.0 7.0 4.5 4.4 3.2 2.0 1.3 0.3 0.1 -0.2
Warren Jabali 85.1 10.7 7.3 5.8 3.5 3.2 2.6 2.1
Clem Haskins 85.0 6.8 6.4 6.1 5.3 3.4 2.9 2.3 1.6 1.0
Johnny Moore 85.0 7.2 6.6 5.8 3.8 3.2 2.1 1.2 0.3 -0.1
George Thompson 84.9 7.7 6.7 6.5 5.6 2.7 1.8

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
1974-75 19 MONTANA 29 92 188 34 58 104 218 .489 .586 7.5 3.6
1975-76 20 MONTANA 25 187 356 82 113 157 456 .525 .726 18.2 6.3
1976-77 21 MONTANA 26 221 466 58 96 224 500 .474 .604 19.2 8.6
1977-78 22 MONTANA 27 272 567 109 159 185 653 .480 .686 24.2 6.9
Career 107 772 1577 283 426 670 1827 .490 .664 17.1 6.3

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Weekly & Monthly Awards

Player of the Week: 4 times (Show/Hide)

MVP Award Shares
1980-81 NBA 0.010 (17)
1984-85 NBA 0.014 (14)
Career 0.024 (140)

Games
1979-80 NBA 82 (2)
1981-82 NBA 82 (4)
1984-85 NBA 82 (1)

Minutes Played
1979-80 NBA 3060 (7)
1980-81 NBA 3175 (5)
1981-82 NBA 3044 (7)
1984-85 NBA 3127 (4)

3-Pt Field Goals
1980-81 NBA 23 (9)

3-Pt Field Goal Attempts
1979-80 NBA 110 (9)
1980-81 NBA 102 (7)
1981-82 NBA 101 (4)

Assists
1979-80 NBA 832 (1)
1980-81 NBA 627 (3)
1981-82 NBA 572 (7)
1984-85 NBA 669 (6)

Steals
1979-80 NBA 265 (1)
1980-81 NBA 232 (1)
1981-82 NBA 213 (1)
1982-83 NBA 182 (6)
1984-85 NBA 243 (1)
Career NBA 1463 (43)
Career 1463 (44)

Turnovers
1979-80 NBA 359 (1)
1980-81 NBA 302 (2)
1981-82 NBA 291 (4)

Personal Fouls
1981-82 NBA 317 (6)

Minutes Per Game
1979-80 NBA 37.3 (10)
1980-81 NBA 40.2 (3)
1984-85 NBA 38.1 (6)

Assists Per Game
1979-80 NBA 10.1 (1)
1980-81 NBA 7.9 (4)
1981-82 NBA 7.0 (10)
1984-85 NBA 8.2 (6)
Career NBA 7.0 (23)
Career 7.0 (23)

Steals Per Game
1979-80 NBA 3.2 (1)
1980-81 NBA 2.9 (2)
1981-82 NBA 2.6 (3)
1982-83 NBA 2.8 (1)
1984-85 NBA 3.0 (1)
1985-86 NBA 2.7 (2)
Career NBA 2.6 (2)
Career 2.6 (2)

Assist Pct
1979-80 NBA 34.1 (1)
Career NBA 28.7 (56)
Career 28.7 (56)

Steal Pct
1979-80 NBA 3.9 (2)
1980-81 NBA 3.5 (6)
1981-82 NBA 3.4 (5)
1982-83 NBA 4.0 (1)
1984-85 NBA 3.7 (2)
1985-86 NBA 3.6 (5)
Career NBA 3.7 (4)
Career 3.7 (4)

Defensive Win Shares
1980-81 NBA 4.7 (7)
1984-85 NBA 4.2 (8)

Hall of Fame Probability
Career 0.161 (156)

NBA Elo Player Rating
209th (overall) as of Sep 4, 2014, 12:35PM

Transactions

October 24, 1976: Traded by the Houston Rockets (as a future 1978 1st round draft pick) with a 1977 1st round draft pick (Wesley Cox was later selected) to the Buffalo Braves for Moses Malone.

September 1, 1977: Traded by the Buffalo Braves (as a future 1978 1st round draft pick) with George Johnson and a 1979 1st round draft pick (Cliff Robinson was later selected) to the New Jersey Nets for Tiny Archibald.

June 8, 1978: Traded by the New Jersey Nets (as a future 1978 1st round draft pick) with a 1979 1st round draft pick (Vinnie Johnson was later selected) to the New York Knicks for Phil Jackson and a 1978 1st round draft pick (Winford Boynes was later selected).

June 9, 1978: Drafted by the New York Knicks in the 1st round (4th pick) of the 1978 NBA Draft.

October 22, 1982: Traded by the New York Knicks with a 1984 5th round draft pick (Scott McCollum was later selected) to the Golden State Warriors for Bernard King.

February 6, 1983: Traded by the Golden State Warriors to the New Jersey Nets for Sleepy Floyd and Mickey Johnson.

February 25, 1986: Suspended from the New Jersey Nets.

Salaries

Season Team Lg Salary
1985-86 New Jersey Nets NBA $750,000
Career (may be incomplete) $750,000

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