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Ralph Sampson

Ralph Lee Sampson Jr.

Position: Center and Power Forward ▪ Shoots: Right
Height: 7-4 ▪ Weight: 228 lbs.
Born: July 7, 1960 in Harrisonburg, Virginia
High School: Harrisonburg in Harrisonburg, Virginia
College: University of Virginia
Draft: Houston Rockets, 1st round (1st pick, 1st overall), 1983 NBA Draft
NBA Debut: October 29, 1983
Hall of Fame: Inducted as Player in 2012 (Full List)
Other Pages: College Basketball Stats

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Fine Details ▪ Last updated Dec 27, 2014 3:17 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
1983-84 ★ 23 HOU NBA C 82 82 2693 716 1369 .523 1 4 .250 715 1365 .524 .523 287 434 .661 293 620 913 163 70 197 294 339 1720
1984-85 ★ 24 HOU NBA PF 82 82 3086 753 1499 .502 0 6 .000 753 1493 .504 .502 303 448 .676 227 626 853 224 81 168 326 306 1809
1985-86 ★ 25 HOU NBA PF 79 76 2864 624 1280 .488 2 15 .133 622 1265 .492 .488 241 376 .641 258 621 879 283 99 129 285 308 1491
1986-87 ★ 26 HOU NBA PF 43 32 1326 277 566 .489 0 3 .000 277 563 .492 .489 118 189 .624 88 284 372 120 40 58 126 169 672
1987-88 27 TOT NBA C-PF 48 44 1663 299 682 .438 2 11 .182 297 671 .443 .440 149 196 .760 140 322 462 122 41 88 171 164 749
1987-88 27 HOU NBA PF 19 19 705 119 271 .439 2 6 .333 117 265 .442 .443 63 85 .741 58 114 172 37 17 33 62 63 303
1987-88 27 GSW NBA C 29 25 958 180 411 .438 0 5 .000 180 406 .443 .438 86 111 .775 82 208 290 85 24 55 109 101 446
1988-89 28 GSW NBA C 61 36 1086 164 365 .449 3 8 .375 161 357 .451 .453 62 95 .653 105 202 307 77 31 65 90 170 393
1989-90 29 SAC NBA C 26 7 417 48 129 .372 1 4 .250 47 125 .376 .376 12 23 .522 11 73 84 28 14 22 34 66 109
1990-91 30 SAC NBA C 25 4 348 34 93 .366 1 5 .200 33 88 .375 .371 5 19 .263 41 70 111 17 11 17 27 54 74
1991-92 31 WSB NBA C 10 0 108 9 29 .310 0 2 .000 9 27 .333 .310 4 6 .667 11 19 30 4 3 8 10 14 22
Career NBA 456 363 13591 2924 6012 .486 10 58 .172 2914 5954 .489 .487 1181 1786 .661 1174 2837 4011 1038 390 752 1363 1590 7039
5 seasons HOU NBA 305 291 10674 2489 4985 .499 5 34 .147 2484 4951 .502 .500 1012 1532 .661 924 2265 3189 827 307 585 1093 1185 5995
2 seasons GSW NBA 90 61 2044 344 776 .443 3 13 .231 341 763 .447 .445 148 206 .718 187 410 597 162 55 120 199 271 839
2 seasons SAC NBA 51 11 765 82 222 .369 2 9 .222 80 213 .376 .374 17 42 .405 52 143 195 45 25 39 61 120 183
1 season WSB NBA 10 0 108 9 29 .310 0 2 .000 9 27 .333 .310 4 6 .667 11 19 30 4 3 8 10 14 22

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
1983-84 ★ 23 HOU NBA C 82 82 32.8 8.7 16.7 .523 0.0 0.0 .250 8.7 16.6 .524 3.5 5.3 .661 3.6 7.6 11.1 2.0 0.9 2.4 3.6 4.1 21.0
1984-85 ★ 24 HOU NBA PF 82 82 37.6 9.2 18.3 .502 0.0 0.1 .000 9.2 18.2 .504 3.7 5.5 .676 2.8 7.6 10.4 2.7 1.0 2.0 4.0 3.7 22.1
1985-86 ★ 25 HOU NBA PF 79 76 36.3 7.9 16.2 .488 0.0 0.2 .133 7.9 16.0 .492 3.1 4.8 .641 3.3 7.9 11.1 3.6 1.3 1.6 3.6 3.9 18.9
1986-87 ★ 26 HOU NBA PF 43 32 30.8 6.4 13.2 .489 0.0 0.1 .000 6.4 13.1 .492 2.7 4.4 .624 2.0 6.6 8.7 2.8 0.9 1.3 2.9 3.9 15.6
1987-88 27 TOT NBA C-PF 48 44 34.6 6.2 14.2 .438 0.0 0.2 .182 6.2 14.0 .443 3.1 4.1 .760 2.9 6.7 9.6 2.5 0.9 1.8 3.6 3.4 15.6
1987-88 27 HOU NBA PF 19 19 37.1 6.3 14.3 .439 0.1 0.3 .333 6.2 13.9 .442 3.3 4.5 .741 3.1 6.0 9.1 1.9 0.9 1.7 3.3 3.3 15.9
1987-88 27 GSW NBA C 29 25 33.0 6.2 14.2 .438 0.0 0.2 .000 6.2 14.0 .443 3.0 3.8 .775 2.8 7.2 10.0 2.9 0.8 1.9 3.8 3.5 15.4
1988-89 28 GSW NBA C 61 36 17.8 2.7 6.0 .449 0.0 0.1 .375 2.6 5.9 .451 1.0 1.6 .653 1.7 3.3 5.0 1.3 0.5 1.1 1.5 2.8 6.4
1989-90 29 SAC NBA C 26 7 16.0 1.8 5.0 .372 0.0 0.2 .250 1.8 4.8 .376 0.5 0.9 .522 0.4 2.8 3.2 1.1 0.5 0.8 1.3 2.5 4.2
1990-91 30 SAC NBA C 25 4 13.9 1.4 3.7 .366 0.0 0.2 .200 1.3 3.5 .375 0.2 0.8 .263 1.6 2.8 4.4 0.7 0.4 0.7 1.1 2.2 3.0
1991-92 31 WSB NBA C 10 0 10.8 0.9 2.9 .310 0.0 0.2 .000 0.9 2.7 .333 0.4 0.6 .667 1.1 1.9 3.0 0.4 0.3 0.8 1.0 1.4 2.2
Career NBA 456 363 29.8 6.4 13.2 .486 0.0 0.1 .172 6.4 13.1 .489 2.6 3.9 .661 2.6 6.2 8.8 2.3 0.9 1.6 3.0 3.5 15.4
5 seasons HOU NBA 305 291 35.0 8.2 16.3 .499 0.0 0.1 .147 8.1 16.2 .502 3.3 5.0 .661 3.0 7.4 10.5 2.7 1.0 1.9 3.6 3.9 19.7
2 seasons GSW NBA 90 61 22.7 3.8 8.6 .443 0.0 0.1 .231 3.8 8.5 .447 1.6 2.3 .718 2.1 4.6 6.6 1.8 0.6 1.3 2.2 3.0 9.3
2 seasons SAC NBA 51 11 15.0 1.6 4.4 .369 0.0 0.2 .222 1.6 4.2 .376 0.3 0.8 .405 1.0 2.8 3.8 0.9 0.5 0.8 1.2 2.4 3.6
1 season WSB NBA 10 0 10.8 0.9 2.9 .310 0.0 0.2 .000 0.9 2.7 .333 0.4 0.6 .667 1.1 1.9 3.0 0.4 0.3 0.8 1.0 1.4 2.2

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
1983-84 ★ 23 HOU NBA C 82 82 2693 9.6 18.3 .523 0.0 0.1 .250 9.6 18.2 .524 3.8 5.8 .661 3.9 8.3 12.2 2.2 0.9 2.6 3.9 4.5 23.0
1984-85 ★ 24 HOU NBA PF 82 82 3086 8.8 17.5 .502 0.0 0.1 .000 8.8 17.4 .504 3.5 5.2 .676 2.6 7.3 10.0 2.6 0.9 2.0 3.8 3.6 21.1
1985-86 ★ 25 HOU NBA PF 79 76 2864 7.8 16.1 .488 0.0 0.2 .133 7.8 15.9 .492 3.0 4.7 .641 3.2 7.8 11.0 3.6 1.2 1.6 3.6 3.9 18.7
1986-87 ★ 26 HOU NBA PF 43 32 1326 7.5 15.4 .489 0.0 0.1 .000 7.5 15.3 .492 3.2 5.1 .624 2.4 7.7 10.1 3.3 1.1 1.6 3.4 4.6 18.2
1987-88 27 TOT NBA C-PF 48 44 1663 6.5 14.8 .438 0.0 0.2 .182 6.4 14.5 .443 3.2 4.2 .760 3.0 7.0 10.0 2.6 0.9 1.9 3.7 3.6 16.2
1987-88 27 HOU NBA PF 19 19 705 6.1 13.8 .439 0.1 0.3 .333 6.0 13.5 .442 3.2 4.3 .741 3.0 5.8 8.8 1.9 0.9 1.7 3.2 3.2 15.5
1987-88 27 GSW NBA C 29 25 958 6.8 15.4 .438 0.0 0.2 .000 6.8 15.3 .443 3.2 4.2 .775 3.1 7.8 10.9 3.2 0.9 2.1 4.1 3.8 16.8
1988-89 28 GSW NBA C 61 36 1086 5.4 12.1 .449 0.1 0.3 .375 5.3 11.8 .451 2.1 3.1 .653 3.5 6.7 10.2 2.6 1.0 2.2 3.0 5.6 13.0
1989-90 29 SAC NBA C 26 7 417 4.1 11.1 .372 0.1 0.3 .250 4.1 10.8 .376 1.0 2.0 .522 0.9 6.3 7.3 2.4 1.2 1.9 2.9 5.7 9.4
1990-91 30 SAC NBA C 25 4 348 3.5 9.6 .366 0.1 0.5 .200 3.4 9.1 .375 0.5 2.0 .263 4.2 7.2 11.5 1.8 1.1 1.8 2.8 5.6 7.7
1991-92 31 WSB NBA C 10 0 108 3.0 9.7 .310 0.0 0.7 .000 3.0 9.0 .333 1.3 2.0 .667 3.7 6.3 10.0 1.3 1.0 2.7 3.3 4.7 7.3
Career NBA 456 363 13591 7.7 15.9 .486 0.0 0.2 .172 7.7 15.8 .489 3.1 4.7 .661 3.1 7.5 10.6 2.7 1.0 2.0 3.6 4.2 18.6
5 seasons HOU NBA 305 291 10674 8.4 16.8 .499 0.0 0.1 .147 8.4 16.7 .502 3.4 5.2 .661 3.1 7.6 10.8 2.8 1.0 2.0 3.7 4.0 20.2
2 seasons GSW NBA 90 61 2044 6.1 13.7 .443 0.1 0.2 .231 6.0 13.4 .447 2.6 3.6 .718 3.3 7.2 10.5 2.9 1.0 2.1 3.5 4.8 14.8
2 seasons SAC NBA 51 11 765 3.9 10.4 .369 0.1 0.4 .222 3.8 10.0 .376 0.8 2.0 .405 2.4 6.7 9.2 2.1 1.2 1.8 2.9 5.6 8.6
1 season WSB NBA 10 0 108 3.0 9.7 .310 0.0 0.7 .000 3.0 9.0 .333 1.3 2.0 .667 3.7 6.3 10.0 1.3 1.0 2.7 3.3 4.7 7.3

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
1983-84 ★ 23 HOU NBA C 82 82 2693 12.2 23.3 .523 0.0 0.1 .250 12.2 23.2 .524 4.9 7.4 .661 5.0 10.6 15.5 2.8 1.2 3.4 5.0 5.8 29.3 104 104
1984-85 ★ 24 HOU NBA PF 82 82 3086 11.5 22.8 .502 0.0 0.1 .000 11.5 22.7 .504 4.6 6.8 .676 3.5 9.5 13.0 3.4 1.2 2.6 5.0 4.7 27.5 102 104
1985-86 ★ 25 HOU NBA PF 79 76 2864 10.1 20.7 .488 0.0 0.2 .133 10.1 20.5 .492 3.9 6.1 .641 4.2 10.1 14.2 4.6 1.6 2.1 4.6 5.0 24.1 101 104
1986-87 ★ 26 HOU NBA PF 43 32 1326 10.0 20.5 .489 0.0 0.1 .000 10.0 20.4 .492 4.3 6.9 .624 3.2 10.3 13.5 4.3 1.4 2.1 4.6 6.1 24.4 99 102
1987-88 27 TOT NBA C-PF 48 44 1663 8.5 19.4 .438 0.1 0.3 .182 8.4 19.0 .443 4.2 5.6 .760 4.0 9.1 13.1 3.5 1.2 2.5 4.9 4.7 21.3 94 107
1987-88 27 HOU NBA PF 19 19 705 8.0 18.1 .439 0.1 0.4 .333 7.8 17.7 .442 4.2 5.7 .741 3.9 7.6 11.5 2.5 1.1 2.2 4.1 4.2 20.3 96 105
1987-88 27 GSW NBA C 29 25 958 8.9 20.3 .438 0.0 0.2 .000 8.9 20.0 .443 4.2 5.5 .775 4.0 10.3 14.3 4.2 1.2 2.7 5.4 5.0 22.0 92 109
1988-89 28 GSW NBA C 61 36 1086 6.8 15.0 .449 0.1 0.3 .375 6.6 14.7 .451 2.6 3.9 .653 4.3 8.3 12.6 3.2 1.3 2.7 3.7 7.0 16.2 97 106
1989-90 29 SAC NBA C 26 7 417 5.7 15.4 .372 0.1 0.5 .250 5.6 14.9 .376 1.4 2.7 .522 1.3 8.7 10.0 3.3 1.7 2.6 4.0 7.9 13.0 74 106
1990-91 30 SAC NBA C 25 4 348 5.0 13.5 .366 0.1 0.7 .200 4.8 12.8 .375 0.7 2.8 .263 6.0 10.2 16.2 2.5 1.6 2.5 3.9 7.9 10.8 78 105
1991-92 31 WSB NBA C 10 0 108 4.1 13.2 .310 0.0 0.9 .000 4.1 12.3 .333 1.8 2.7 .667 5.0 8.6 13.6 1.8 1.4 3.6 4.5 6.4 10.0 72 105
Career NBA 456 363 13591 10.1 20.7 .486 0.0 0.2 .172 10.0 20.5 .489 4.1 6.1 .661 4.0 9.8 13.8 3.6 1.3 2.6 4.7 5.5 24.2 99 104
5 seasons HOU NBA 305 291 10674 10.9 21.8 .499 0.0 0.1 .147 10.9 21.6 .502 4.4 6.7 .661 4.0 9.9 13.9 3.6 1.3 2.6 4.8 5.2 26.2 102 104
2 seasons GSW NBA 90 61 2044 7.7 17.4 .443 0.1 0.3 .231 7.7 17.1 .447 3.3 4.6 .718 4.2 9.2 13.4 3.6 1.2 2.7 4.5 6.1 18.8 94 107
2 seasons SAC NBA 51 11 765 5.4 14.5 .369 0.1 0.6 .222 5.2 14.0 .376 1.1 2.8 .405 3.4 9.4 12.8 2.9 1.6 2.6 4.0 7.9 12.0 76 105
1 season WSB NBA 10 0 108 4.1 13.2 .310 0.0 0.9 .000 4.1 12.3 .333 1.8 2.7 .667 5.0 8.6 13.6 1.8 1.4 3.6 4.5 6.4 10.0 72 105

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
1983-84 ★ 23 HOU NBA C 82 2693 20.1 .551 .003 .317 11.8 24.7 18.3 8.9 1.2 4.0 15.9 27.1 1.9 4.1 6.0 .108 0.1 1.2 1.3 2.2
1984-85 ★ 24 HOU NBA PF 82 3086 17.4 .533 .004 .299 8.2 22.6 15.4 10.4 1.2 3.1 16.1 25.9 1.4 4.8 6.2 .096 -0.6 1.4 0.8 2.2
1985-86 ★ 25 HOU NBA PF 79 2864 16.9 .516 .012 .294 9.6 23.6 16.5 13.5 1.6 2.5 16.5 23.6 1.1 4.0 5.0 .084 -0.1 1.7 1.6 2.6
1986-87 ★ 26 HOU NBA PF 43 1326 15.4 .518 .005 .334 7.4 23.2 15.4 13.6 1.4 2.5 16.3 23.9 -0.2 2.4 2.2 .078 -1.7 1.8 0.1 0.7
1987-88 27 TOT NBA C-PF 48 1663 13.4 .487 .016 .287 9.0 21.4 15.1 10.6 1.2 3.0 18.2 22.8 -1.3 1.9 0.6 .018 -2.6 1.2 -1.4 0.3
1987-88 27 HOU NBA PF 19 705 12.6 .491 .022 .314 8.6 16.8 12.7 7.4 1.1 2.6 16.7 21.1 -0.3 1.0 0.7 .048 -2.4 1.4 -1.0 0.2
1987-88 27 GSW NBA C 29 958 14.0 .485 .012 .270 9.3 24.8 16.8 12.9 1.2 3.4 19.2 24.0 -1.0 0.9 -0.1 -0.004 -2.8 1.1 -1.7 0.1
1988-89 28 GSW NBA C 61 1086 11.4 .483 .022 .260 9.7 18.5 14.1 9.0 1.3 3.3 18.1 17.3 -0.3 1.4 1.1 .048 -3.1 1.0 -2.1 0.0
1989-90 29 SAC NBA C 26 417 5.5 .392 .031 .178 3.0 19.7 11.4 9.3 1.7 3.1 19.6 17.9 -1.1 0.5 -0.6 -0.068 -7.3 1.3 -6.0 -0.4
1990-91 30 SAC NBA C 25 348 7.2 .365 .054 .204 13.0 23.4 18.1 7.1 1.6 3.1 21.0 16.1 -0.8 0.5 -0.3 -0.038 -6.1 1.4 -4.7 -0.2
1991-92 31 WSB NBA C 10 108 5.8 .348 .069 .207 10.9 19.7 15.2 4.8 1.4 4.5 24.0 16.3 -0.3 0.2 -0.2 -0.069 -7.8 1.5 -6.3 -0.1
Career NBA 456 13591 16.0 .518 .010 .297 9.3 22.7 16.0 10.8 1.3 3.1 16.7 23.8 0.4 19.7 20.1 .071 -1.3 1.4 0.1 7.2
5 seasons HOU NBA 305 10674 17.4 .530 .007 .307 9.4 23.1 16.3 11.0 1.3 3.1 16.2 25.0 3.9 16.2 20.1 .090 -0.6 1.5 0.9 7.9
2 seasons GSW NBA 90 2044 12.6 .484 .017 .265 9.5 21.5 15.4 10.8 1.2 3.3 18.7 20.5 -1.3 2.3 1.0 .024 -3.0 1.0 -1.9 0.0
2 seasons SAC NBA 51 765 6.3 .380 .041 .189 7.5 21.4 14.4 8.3 1.6 3.1 20.2 17.1 -1.9 1.0 -0.9 -0.054 -6.8 1.4 -5.4 -0.7
1 season WSB NBA 10 108 5.8 .348 .069 .207 10.9 19.7 15.2 4.8 1.4 4.5 24.0 16.3 -0.3 0.2 -0.2 -0.069 -7.8 1.5 -6.3 -0.1

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
1984-85 24 HOU NBA PF 5 5 193 43 100 .430 1 1 1.000 42 99 .424 .435 19 37 .514 25 58 83 7 2 8 17 23 106
1985-86 25 HOU NBA PF 20 20 741 156 301 .518 1 1 1.000 155 300 .517 .520 86 118 .729 66 149 215 80 30 35 71 79 399
1986-87 26 HOU NBA PF 10 10 330 75 146 .514 1 2 .500 74 144 .514 .517 35 43 .814 27 61 88 21 2 12 31 47 186
1988-89 28 GSW NBA C 3 1 43 9 22 .409 0 4 .000 9 18 .500 .409 2 4 .500 6 8 14 1 1 2 4 8 20
Career NBA 38 36 1307 283 569 .497 3 8 .375 280 561 .499 .500 142 202 .703 124 276 400 109 35 57 123 157 711
3 seasons HOU NBA 35 35 1264 274 547 .501 3 4 .750 271 543 .499 .504 140 198 .707 118 268 386 108 34 55 119 149 691
1 season GSW NBA 3 1 43 9 22 .409 0 4 .000 9 18 .500 .409 2 4 .500 6 8 14 1 1 2 4 8 20

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
1984-85 24 HOU NBA PF 5 5 38.6 8.6 20.0 .430 0.2 0.2 1.000 8.4 19.8 .424 3.8 7.4 .514 5.0 11.6 16.6 1.4 0.4 1.6 3.4 4.6 21.2
1985-86 25 HOU NBA PF 20 20 37.1 7.8 15.1 .518 0.1 0.1 1.000 7.8 15.0 .517 4.3 5.9 .729 3.3 7.5 10.8 4.0 1.5 1.8 3.6 4.0 20.0
1986-87 26 HOU NBA PF 10 10 33.0 7.5 14.6 .514 0.1 0.2 .500 7.4 14.4 .514 3.5 4.3 .814 2.7 6.1 8.8 2.1 0.2 1.2 3.1 4.7 18.6
1988-89 28 GSW NBA C 3 1 14.3 3.0 7.3 .409 0.0 1.3 .000 3.0 6.0 .500 0.7 1.3 .500 2.0 2.7 4.7 0.3 0.3 0.7 1.3 2.7 6.7
Career NBA 38 36 34.4 7.4 15.0 .497 0.1 0.2 .375 7.4 14.8 .499 3.7 5.3 .703 3.3 7.3 10.5 2.9 0.9 1.5 3.2 4.1 18.7
3 seasons HOU NBA 35 35 36.1 7.8 15.6 .501 0.1 0.1 .750 7.7 15.5 .499 4.0 5.7 .707 3.4 7.7 11.0 3.1 1.0 1.6 3.4 4.3 19.7
1 season GSW NBA 3 1 14.3 3.0 7.3 .409 0.0 1.3 .000 3.0 6.0 .500 0.7 1.3 .500 2.0 2.7 4.7 0.3 0.3 0.7 1.3 2.7 6.7

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
1984-85 24 HOU NBA PF 5 5 193 8.0 18.7 .430 0.2 0.2 1.000 7.8 18.5 .424 3.5 6.9 .514 4.7 10.8 15.5 1.3 0.4 1.5 3.2 4.3 19.8
1985-86 25 HOU NBA PF 20 20 741 7.6 14.6 .518 0.0 0.0 1.000 7.5 14.6 .517 4.2 5.7 .729 3.2 7.2 10.4 3.9 1.5 1.7 3.4 3.8 19.4
1986-87 26 HOU NBA PF 10 10 330 8.2 15.9 .514 0.1 0.2 .500 8.1 15.7 .514 3.8 4.7 .814 2.9 6.7 9.6 2.3 0.2 1.3 3.4 5.1 20.3
1988-89 28 GSW NBA C 3 1 43 7.5 18.4 .409 0.0 3.3 .000 7.5 15.1 .500 1.7 3.3 .500 5.0 6.7 11.7 0.8 0.8 1.7 3.3 6.7 16.7
Career NBA 38 36 1307 7.8 15.7 .497 0.1 0.2 .375 7.7 15.5 .499 3.9 5.6 .703 3.4 7.6 11.0 3.0 1.0 1.6 3.4 4.3 19.6
3 seasons HOU NBA 35 35 1264 7.8 15.6 .501 0.1 0.1 .750 7.7 15.5 .499 4.0 5.6 .707 3.4 7.6 11.0 3.1 1.0 1.6 3.4 4.2 19.7
1 season GSW NBA 3 1 43 7.5 18.4 .409 0.0 3.3 .000 7.5 15.1 .500 1.7 3.3 .500 5.0 6.7 11.7 0.8 0.8 1.7 3.3 6.7 16.7

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
1984-85 24 HOU NBA PF 5 5 193 10.3 24.0 .430 0.2 0.2 1.000 10.1 23.7 .424 4.6 8.9 .514 6.0 13.9 19.9 1.7 0.5 1.9 4.1 5.5 25.4 96 97
1985-86 25 HOU NBA PF 20 20 741 10.2 19.7 .518 0.1 0.1 1.000 10.1 19.6 .517 5.6 7.7 .729 4.3 9.8 14.1 5.2 2.0 2.3 4.6 5.2 26.1 109 103
1986-87 26 HOU NBA PF 10 10 330 11.3 22.0 .514 0.2 0.3 .500 11.2 21.7 .514 5.3 6.5 .814 4.1 9.2 13.3 3.2 0.3 1.8 4.7 7.1 28.1 107 108
1988-89 28 GSW NBA C 3 1 43 9.8 23.9 .409 0.0 4.3 .000 9.8 19.6 .500 2.2 4.3 .500 6.5 8.7 15.2 1.1 1.1 2.2 4.3 8.7 21.7 87 112
Career NBA 38 36 1307 10.5 21.1 .497 0.1 0.3 .375 10.4 20.8 .499 5.3 7.5 .703 4.6 10.2 14.8 4.0 1.3 2.1 4.6 5.8 26.3 106 104
3 seasons HOU NBA 35 35 1264 10.5 21.0 .501 0.1 0.2 .750 10.4 20.8 .499 5.4 7.6 .707 4.5 10.3 14.8 4.1 1.3 2.1 4.6 5.7 26.5 106 103
1 season GSW NBA 3 1 43 9.8 23.9 .409 0.0 4.3 .000 9.8 19.6 .500 2.2 4.3 .500 6.5 8.7 15.2 1.1 1.1 2.2 4.3 8.7 21.7 87 112

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
1984-85 24 HOU NBA PF 5 193 15.2 .456 .010 .370 11.1 30.1 19.9 5.4 0.5 2.6 12.8 25.7 -0.2 0.5 0.3 .083
1985-86 25 HOU NBA PF 20 741 18.9 .565 .003 .392 9.6 21.5 15.6 15.3 2.0 2.7 16.7 23.2 0.8 1.4 2.2 .141
1986-87 26 HOU NBA PF 10 330 15.8 .564 .014 .295 9.8 20.1 15.2 10.6 0.3 2.1 15.8 25.2 0.2 0.5 0.7 .097
1988-89 28 GSW NBA C 3 43 10.4 .421 .182 .182 14.1 18.0 16.1 3.4 1.1 2.6 14.4 25.8 -0.1 0.0 -0.1 -0.064
Career NBA 38 1307 17.3 .540 .014 .355 10.0 22.3 16.1 12.2 1.3 2.5 15.8 24.1 0.7 2.4 3.1 .115
3 seasons HOU NBA 35 1264 17.5 .545 .007 .362 9.9 22.5 16.1 12.5 1.3 2.5 15.8 24.1 0.8 2.4 3.2 .121
1 season GSW NBA 3 43 10.4 .421 .182 .182 14.1 18.0 16.1 3.4 1.1 2.6 14.4 25.8 -0.1 0.0 -0.1 -0.064

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
1983-84 23 HOU NBA C 1 0 16:00 4 7 .571 0 0 1 2 .500 1 5 0 0 0 3 4 9
1984-85 24 HOU NBA PF 1 1 29:00 10 15 .667 0 0 4 6 .667 3 10 1 0 1 1 5 24
1985-86 25 HOU NBA PF 1 1 21:00 7 11 .636 0 0 2 2 1.000 1 4 1 0 0 2 4 16
1986-87 26 HOU NBA PF
Career NBA 3 2 66 21 33 .636 0 0 7 10 .700 5 19 2 0 1 6 13 49

Similarity Scores

Explanation ▪ Players with careers of similar quality and shape (thru 2013-14)
Thru 9 Years Win Shares (Best to Worst)
Player Sim 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
Ralph Sampson 6.2 6.0 5.0 2.2 1.1 0.6 -0.2 -0.3 -0.6
Darrall Imhoff 83.5 5.9 5.0 4.9 2.4 2.1 0.7 0.7 0.0 -0.6
Bob Rule 81.4 7.8 6.4 5.2 2.4 0.5 0.3 0.1 0.0
Kendrick Perkins 80.7 6.2 5.6 5.2 2.3 2.0 1.4 1.0 0.7 0.1
Gene Moore 78.8 6.8 5.7 5.0 4.5 1.9 0.8 0.0
Joel Przybilla 78.2 6.6 4.7 4.3 2.3 1.9 0.6 0.3 0.1 0.1
Scot Pollard 75.3 6.8 5.4 5.1 2.1 1.9 1.4 1.1 1.0 0.9
Nikola Pekovic 75.3 6.7 5.9 4.5 0.6
Don Otten 74.1 8.5 5.8 4.9 1.7
Jamaal Magloire 74.1 7.6 6.7 5.7 2.6 2.0 1.3 1.1 0.3 -0.6
JaVale McGee 73.1 5.3 4.9 4.1 2.1 2.0 -0.1
Career Win Shares (Best to Worst)
Player Sim 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13
Ralph Sampson 6.2 6.0 5.0 2.2 1.1 0.6 -0.2 -0.3 -0.6
Bob Rule 81.4 7.8 6.4 5.2 2.4 0.5 0.3 0.1 0.0
Gene Moore 78.8 6.8 5.7 5.0 4.5 1.9 0.8 0.0
Nikola Pekovic 75.3 6.7 5.9 4.5 0.6
Don Otten 74.1 8.5 5.8 4.9 1.7
Scot Pollard 73.5 6.8 5.4 5.1 2.1 1.9 1.4 1.1 1.0 0.9 0.6 0.2
JaVale McGee 73.1 5.3 4.9 4.1 2.1 2.0 -0.1
Roy Hibbert 72.9 6.2 6.1 5.4 4.1 3.6 2.1
Joel Przybilla 71.9 6.6 4.7 4.3 2.3 1.9 1.4 0.6 0.5 0.3 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.0
Kendrick Perkins 71.5 6.2 5.6 5.2 2.5 2.3 2.0 1.4 1.0 0.8 0.7 0.1
Tim McCormick 70.4 6.0 4.6 3.9 3.8 2.0 1.1 0.2 -0.1

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
1979-80 19 VIRGINIA 34 1017 221 404 66 94 381 36 28 157 106 101 508 .547 .702 29.9 14.9 11.2 1.1
1980-81 20 VIRGINIA 33 1056 230 413 125 198 378 49 28 103 90 87 585 .557 .631 32.0 17.7 11.5 1.5
1981-82 21 VIRGINIA 32 1002 198 353 110 179 366 38 18 99 60 85 506 .561 .615 31.3 15.8 11.4 1.2
1982-83 22 VIRGINIA 33 995 250 414 126 179 386 34 21 103 86 96 626 .604 .704 30.2 19.0 11.7 1.0
Career 132 4070 899 1584 427 650 1511 157 95 462 342 369 2225 .568 .657 30.8 16.9 11.4 1.2

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Weekly & Monthly Awards

Rookie of the Month: 5 times (Show/Hide)

Honors
1979 McDonald's All American
1980-81 NCAA AP All-America (1st)
1981-82 NCAA AP All-America (1st)
1982-83 NCAA AP All-America (1st)
1983-84 NBA All-Rookie (1st)
1984-85 NBA All-NBA (2nd)

MVP Award Shares
1984-85 NBA 0.033 (10)
Career 0.033 (124)

Games
1983-84 NBA 82 (1)
1984-85 NBA 82 (1)

Minutes Played
1984-85 NBA 3086 (6)

Field Goals
1984-85 NBA 753 (10)

Offensive Rebounds
1983-84 NBA 293 (5)
1985-86 NBA 258 (9)

Defensive Rebounds
1983-84 NBA 620 (5)
1984-85 NBA 626 (6)
1985-86 NBA 621 (5)

Total Rebounds
1983-84 NBA 913 (5)
1984-85 NBA 853 (8)
1985-86 NBA 879 (4)

Blocks
1983-84 NBA 197 (3)
1984-85 NBA 168 (7)

Turnovers
1983-84 NBA 294 (5)
1984-85 NBA 326 (1)
1985-86 NBA 285 (5)

Personal Fouls
1983-84 NBA 339 (3)
1984-85 NBA 306 (10)
1985-86 NBA 308 (4)

Minutes Per Game
1984-85 NBA 37.6 (7)

Rebounds Per Game
1983-84 NBA 11.1 (5)
1985-86 NBA 11.1 (5)

Blocks Per Game
1983-84 NBA 2.4 (3)

Offensive Rebound Pct
1983-84 NBA 11.8 (10)

Defensive Rebound Pct
1983-84 NBA 24.7 (10)

Total Rebound Pct
1983-84 NBA 18.3 (6)

Block Pct
1983-84 NBA 4.0 (6)

Defensive Win Shares
1984-85 NBA 4.8 (5)

Hall of Fame Probability
Career 0.004 (287)

NBA Elo Player Rating
158th (overall) as of Dec 26, 2014, 4:14AM

Transactions

June 28, 1983: Drafted by the Houston Rockets in the 1st round (1st pick) of the 1983 NBA Draft.

December 12, 1987: Traded by the Houston Rockets with Steve Harris to the Golden State Warriors for Joe Barry Carroll, Sleepy Floyd and cash.

September 27, 1989: Traded by the Golden State Warriors to the Sacramento Kings for Jim Petersen.

October 25, 1991: Waived by the Sacramento Kings.

November 19, 1991: Signed as a free agent with the Washington Bullets.

January 6, 1992: Waived by the Washington Bullets.

Salaries

Season Team Lg Salary
1985-86 Houston Rockets NBA $1,165,500
1987-88 Golden State Warriors NBA $1,735,000
1988-89 Golden State Warriors NBA $1,960,000
1990-91 Sacramento Kings NBA $2,250,000
1991-92 Sacramento Kings NBA $2,685,000
1992-93 Sacramento Kings NBA $2,685,000
Career (may be incomplete) $12,480,500

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