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Ricky Sobers

Ricky Brad Sobers

Position: Shooting Guard and Point Guard ▪ Shoots: Right
Height: 6-3 ▪ Weight: 198 lbs.
Born: January 15, 1953 in Bronx, New York
High School: DeWitt Clinton in Bronx, New York
College: University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Draft: Phoenix Suns, 1st round (16th pick, 16th overall), 1975 NBA Draft
NBA Debut: October 26, 1975
Other Pages: College Basketball Stats

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Fine Details ▪ Last updated Dec 18, 2014 7:17 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
1975-76 23 PHO NBA SG 78 1898 280 623 .449 280 623 .449 .449 158 192 .823 80 179 259 215 106 7 253 718
1976-77 24 PHO NBA SG 79 2005 414 834 .496 414 834 .496 .496 243 289 .841 82 152 234 238 93 14 258 1071
1977-78 25 IND NBA PG 79 3019 553 1221 .453 553 1221 .453 .453 330 400 .825 92 235 327 584 170 23 352 308 1436
1978-79 26 IND NBA SG 81 2825 553 1194 .463 553 1194 .463 .463 298 338 .882 118 183 301 450 138 23 304 315 1404
1979-80 27 CHI NBA PG 82 2673 470 1002 .469 21 68 .309 449 934 .481 .480 200 239 .837 75 167 242 426 136 17 282 294 1161
1980-81 28 CHI NBA PG 71 1803 355 769 .462 17 66 .258 338 703 .481 .473 231 247 .935 46 98 144 284 98 17 206 225 958
1981-82 29 CHI NBA SG 80 6 1938 363 801 .453 19 76 .250 344 725 .474 .465 195 254 .768 37 105 142 301 73 18 217 238 940
1982-83 30 WSB NBA SG 41 39 1438 234 534 .438 23 55 .418 211 479 .441 .460 154 185 .832 35 67 102 218 61 14 147 158 645
1983-84 31 WSB NBA SG 81 81 2624 508 1115 .456 29 111 .261 479 1004 .477 .469 221 264 .837 51 128 179 377 117 17 222 278 1266
1984-85 32 SEA NBA SG 71 12 1490 280 628 .446 8 28 .286 272 600 .453 .452 132 162 .815 27 76 103 252 49 9 158 156 700
1985-86 33 SEA NBA SG 78 0 1279 240 541 .444 13 43 .302 227 498 .456 .456 110 125 .880 29 70 99 180 44 2 85 139 603
Career NBA 821 138 22992 4250 9262 .459 130 447 .291 4120 8815 .467 .466 2272 2695 .843 672 1460 2132 3525 1085 161 1973 2622 10902
3 seasons CHI NBA 233 6 6414 1188 2572 .462 57 210 .271 1131 2362 .479 .473 626 740 .846 158 370 528 1011 307 52 705 757 3059
2 seasons IND NBA 160 5844 1106 2415 .458 1106 2415 .458 .458 628 738 .851 210 418 628 1034 308 46 656 623 2840
2 seasons PHO NBA 157 3903 694 1457 .476 694 1457 .476 .476 401 481 .834 162 331 493 453 199 21 511 1789
2 seasons SEA NBA 149 12 2769 520 1169 .445 21 71 .296 499 1098 .454 .454 242 287 .843 56 146 202 432 93 11 243 295 1303
2 seasons WSB NBA 122 120 4062 742 1649 .450 52 166 .313 690 1483 .465 .466 375 449 .835 86 195 281 595 178 31 369 436 1911

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
1975-76 23 PHO NBA SG 78 24.3 3.6 8.0 .449 3.6 8.0 .449 2.0 2.5 .823 1.0 2.3 3.3 2.8 1.4 0.1 3.2 9.2
1976-77 24 PHO NBA SG 79 25.4 5.2 10.6 .496 5.2 10.6 .496 3.1 3.7 .841 1.0 1.9 3.0 3.0 1.2 0.2 3.3 13.6
1977-78 25 IND NBA PG 79 38.2 7.0 15.5 .453 7.0 15.5 .453 4.2 5.1 .825 1.2 3.0 4.1 7.4 2.2 0.3 4.5 3.9 18.2
1978-79 26 IND NBA SG 81 34.9 6.8 14.7 .463 6.8 14.7 .463 3.7 4.2 .882 1.5 2.3 3.7 5.6 1.7 0.3 3.8 3.9 17.3
1979-80 27 CHI NBA PG 82 32.6 5.7 12.2 .469 0.3 0.8 .309 5.5 11.4 .481 2.4 2.9 .837 0.9 2.0 3.0 5.2 1.7 0.2 3.4 3.6 14.2
1980-81 28 CHI NBA PG 71 25.4 5.0 10.8 .462 0.2 0.9 .258 4.8 9.9 .481 3.3 3.5 .935 0.6 1.4 2.0 4.0 1.4 0.2 2.9 3.2 13.5
1981-82 29 CHI NBA SG 80 6 24.2 4.5 10.0 .453 0.2 1.0 .250 4.3 9.1 .474 2.4 3.2 .768 0.5 1.3 1.8 3.8 0.9 0.2 2.7 3.0 11.8
1982-83 30 WSB NBA SG 41 39 35.1 5.7 13.0 .438 0.6 1.3 .418 5.1 11.7 .441 3.8 4.5 .832 0.9 1.6 2.5 5.3 1.5 0.3 3.6 3.9 15.7
1983-84 31 WSB NBA SG 81 81 32.4 6.3 13.8 .456 0.4 1.4 .261 5.9 12.4 .477 2.7 3.3 .837 0.6 1.6 2.2 4.7 1.4 0.2 2.7 3.4 15.6
1984-85 32 SEA NBA SG 71 12 21.0 3.9 8.8 .446 0.1 0.4 .286 3.8 8.5 .453 1.9 2.3 .815 0.4 1.1 1.5 3.5 0.7 0.1 2.2 2.2 9.9
1985-86 33 SEA NBA SG 78 0 16.4 3.1 6.9 .444 0.2 0.6 .302 2.9 6.4 .456 1.4 1.6 .880 0.4 0.9 1.3 2.3 0.6 0.0 1.1 1.8 7.7
Career NBA 821 138 28.0 5.2 11.3 .459 0.3 0.9 .291 5.0 10.7 .467 2.8 3.3 .843 0.8 1.8 2.6 4.3 1.3 0.2 3.0 3.2 13.3
3 seasons CHI NBA 233 6 27.5 5.1 11.0 .462 0.2 0.9 .271 4.9 10.1 .479 2.7 3.2 .846 0.7 1.6 2.3 4.3 1.3 0.2 3.0 3.2 13.1
2 seasons IND NBA 160 36.5 6.9 15.1 .458 6.9 15.1 .458 3.9 4.6 .851 1.3 2.6 3.9 6.5 1.9 0.3 4.1 3.9 17.8
2 seasons PHO NBA 157 24.9 4.4 9.3 .476 4.4 9.3 .476 2.6 3.1 .834 1.0 2.1 3.1 2.9 1.3 0.1 3.3 11.4
2 seasons SEA NBA 149 12 18.6 3.5 7.8 .445 0.1 0.5 .296 3.3 7.4 .454 1.6 1.9 .843 0.4 1.0 1.4 2.9 0.6 0.1 1.6 2.0 8.7
2 seasons WSB NBA 122 120 33.3 6.1 13.5 .450 0.4 1.4 .313 5.7 12.2 .465 3.1 3.7 .835 0.7 1.6 2.3 4.9 1.5 0.3 3.0 3.6 15.7

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
1975-76 23 PHO NBA SG 78 1898 5.3 11.8 .449 5.3 11.8 .449 3.0 3.6 .823 1.5 3.4 4.9 4.1 2.0 0.1 4.8 13.6
1976-77 24 PHO NBA SG 79 2005 7.4 15.0 .496 7.4 15.0 .496 4.4 5.2 .841 1.5 2.7 4.2 4.3 1.7 0.3 4.6 19.2
1977-78 25 IND NBA PG 79 3019 6.6 14.6 .453 6.6 14.6 .453 3.9 4.8 .825 1.1 2.8 3.9 7.0 2.0 0.3 4.2 3.7 17.1
1978-79 26 IND NBA SG 81 2825 7.0 15.2 .463 7.0 15.2 .463 3.8 4.3 .882 1.5 2.3 3.8 5.7 1.8 0.3 3.9 4.0 17.9
1979-80 27 CHI NBA PG 82 2673 6.3 13.5 .469 0.3 0.9 .309 6.0 12.6 .481 2.7 3.2 .837 1.0 2.2 3.3 5.7 1.8 0.2 3.8 4.0 15.6
1980-81 28 CHI NBA PG 71 1803 7.1 15.4 .462 0.3 1.3 .258 6.7 14.0 .481 4.6 4.9 .935 0.9 2.0 2.9 5.7 2.0 0.3 4.1 4.5 19.1
1981-82 29 CHI NBA SG 80 6 1938 6.7 14.9 .453 0.4 1.4 .250 6.4 13.5 .474 3.6 4.7 .768 0.7 2.0 2.6 5.6 1.4 0.3 4.0 4.4 17.5
1982-83 30 WSB NBA SG 41 39 1438 5.9 13.4 .438 0.6 1.4 .418 5.3 12.0 .441 3.9 4.6 .832 0.9 1.7 2.6 5.5 1.5 0.4 3.7 4.0 16.1
1983-84 31 WSB NBA SG 81 81 2624 7.0 15.3 .456 0.4 1.5 .261 6.6 13.8 .477 3.0 3.6 .837 0.7 1.8 2.5 5.2 1.6 0.2 3.0 3.8 17.4
1984-85 32 SEA NBA SG 71 12 1490 6.8 15.2 .446 0.2 0.7 .286 6.6 14.5 .453 3.2 3.9 .815 0.7 1.8 2.5 6.1 1.2 0.2 3.8 3.8 16.9
1985-86 33 SEA NBA SG 78 0 1279 6.8 15.2 .444 0.4 1.2 .302 6.4 14.0 .456 3.1 3.5 .880 0.8 2.0 2.8 5.1 1.2 0.1 2.4 3.9 17.0
Career NBA 821 138 22992 6.7 14.5 .459 0.4 1.2 .291 6.5 13.8 .467 3.6 4.2 .843 1.1 2.3 3.3 5.5 1.7 0.3 3.7 4.1 17.1
3 seasons CHI NBA 233 6 6414 6.7 14.4 .462 0.3 1.2 .271 6.3 13.3 .479 3.5 4.2 .846 0.9 2.1 3.0 5.7 1.7 0.3 4.0 4.2 17.2
2 seasons IND NBA 160 5844 6.8 14.9 .458 6.8 14.9 .458 3.9 4.5 .851 1.3 2.6 3.9 6.4 1.9 0.3 4.0 3.8 17.5
2 seasons PHO NBA 157 3903 6.4 13.4 .476 6.4 13.4 .476 3.7 4.4 .834 1.5 3.1 4.5 4.2 1.8 0.2 4.7 16.5
2 seasons SEA NBA 149 12 2769 6.8 15.2 .445 0.3 0.9 .296 6.5 14.3 .454 3.1 3.7 .843 0.7 1.9 2.6 5.6 1.2 0.1 3.2 3.8 16.9
2 seasons WSB NBA 122 120 4062 6.6 14.6 .450 0.5 1.5 .313 6.1 13.1 .465 3.3 4.0 .835 0.8 1.7 2.5 5.3 1.6 0.3 3.3 3.9 16.9

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 ORtg DRtg
1975-76 23 PHO NBA SG 78 1898 6.7 14.9 .449 6.7 14.9 .449 3.8 4.6 .823 1.9 4.3 6.2 5.1 2.5 0.2 6.1 17.2 98
1976-77 24 PHO NBA SG 79 2005 9.3 18.7 .496 9.3 18.7 .496 5.5 6.5 .841 1.8 3.4 5.3 5.3 2.1 0.3 5.8 24.0 99
1977-78 25 IND NBA PG 79 3019 8.1 17.9 .453 8.1 17.9 .453 4.9 5.9 .825 1.4 3.5 4.8 8.6 2.5 0.3 5.2 4.5 21.1 98 103
1978-79 26 IND NBA SG 81 2825 8.9 19.3 .463 8.9 19.3 .463 4.8 5.5 .882 1.9 3.0 4.9 7.3 2.2 0.4 4.9 5.1 22.6 101 106
1979-80 27 CHI NBA PG 82 2673 8.3 17.7 .469 0.4 1.2 .309 7.9 16.5 .481 3.5 4.2 .837 1.3 2.9 4.3 7.5 2.4 0.3 5.0 5.2 20.5 98 108
1980-81 28 CHI NBA PG 71 1803 9.4 20.3 .462 0.4 1.7 .258 8.9 18.6 .481 6.1 6.5 .935 1.2 2.6 3.8 7.5 2.6 0.4 5.4 6.0 25.3 105 107
1981-82 29 CHI NBA SG 80 6 1938 9.1 20.0 .453 0.5 1.9 .250 8.6 18.1 .474 4.9 6.4 .768 0.9 2.6 3.6 7.5 1.8 0.5 5.4 6.0 23.5 98 111
1982-83 30 WSB NBA SG 41 39 1438 7.9 17.9 .438 0.8 1.8 .418 7.1 16.1 .441 5.2 6.2 .832 1.2 2.2 3.4 7.3 2.0 0.5 4.9 5.3 21.7 98 102
1983-84 31 WSB NBA SG 81 81 2624 9.5 20.9 .456 0.5 2.1 .261 9.0 18.8 .477 4.1 5.0 .837 1.0 2.4 3.4 7.1 2.2 0.3 4.2 5.2 23.8 100 108
1984-85 32 SEA NBA SG 71 12 1490 9.1 20.4 .446 0.3 0.9 .286 8.8 19.5 .453 4.3 5.3 .815 0.9 2.5 3.3 8.2 1.6 0.3 5.1 5.1 22.7 95 111
1985-86 33 SEA NBA SG 78 0 1279 9.2 20.8 .444 0.5 1.7 .302 8.7 19.2 .456 4.2 4.8 .880 1.1 2.7 3.8 6.9 1.7 0.1 3.3 5.4 23.2 105 109
Career NBA 821 138 22992 8.7 18.9 .459 0.5 1.6 .291 8.4 18.0 .467 4.6 5.5 .843 1.4 3.0 4.3 7.2 2.2 0.3 4.9 5.3 22.2 100 105
3 seasons CHI NBA 233 6 6414 8.8 19.1 .462 0.4 1.6 .271 8.4 17.6 .479 4.7 5.5 .846 1.2 2.8 3.9 7.5 2.3 0.4 5.2 5.6 22.7 100 108
2 seasons IND NBA 160 5844 8.5 18.6 .458 8.5 18.6 .458 4.8 5.7 .851 1.6 3.2 4.8 8.0 2.4 0.4 5.0 4.8 21.8 99 104
2 seasons PHO NBA 157 3903 8.0 16.9 .476 8.0 16.9 .476 4.6 5.6 .834 1.9 3.8 5.7 5.2 2.3 0.2 5.9 20.7 99
2 seasons SEA NBA 149 12 2769 9.2 20.6 .445 0.4 1.3 .296 8.8 19.3 .454 4.3 5.1 .843 1.0 2.6 3.6 7.6 1.6 0.2 4.3 5.2 23.0 99 110
2 seasons WSB NBA 122 120 4062 8.9 19.9 .450 0.6 2.0 .313 8.3 17.9 .465 4.5 5.4 .835 1.0 2.3 3.4 7.2 2.1 0.4 4.4 5.2 23.0 100 106

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
1975-76 23 PHO NBA SG 78 1898 13.1 .507 .308 4.6 10.1 7.4 15.9 2.5 0.2 0.9 1.9 2.8 .072 -0.8 0.0 -0.8 0.6
1976-77 24 PHO NBA SG 79 2005 16.5 .557 .347 4.4 8.1 6.3 18.1 2.1 0.4 3.0 2.2 5.3 .126 1.6 -0.4 1.2 1.6
1977-78 25 IND NBA PG 79 3019 15.4 .514 .328 2.9 7.8 5.3 27.7 2.5 0.4 20.1 21.8 2.4 2.4 4.8 .076 0.8 -0.4 0.4 1.8
1978-79 26 IND NBA SG 81 2825 14.8 .523 .283 4.3 6.7 5.5 22.4 2.2 0.4 18.5 22.8 2.1 2.3 4.3 .074 0.6 -0.3 0.3 1.6
1979-80 27 CHI NBA PG 82 2673 12.5 .524 .068 .239 3.2 6.9 5.1 23.8 2.4 0.4 20.3 21.2 0.5 1.9 2.4 .044 -0.5 -0.7 -1.1 0.6
1980-81 28 CHI NBA PG 71 1803 15.6 .546 .086 .321 3.0 5.9 4.6 23.3 2.6 0.5 19.0 24.5 2.2 1.6 3.8 .101 0.6 -1.5 -0.9 0.5
1981-82 29 CHI NBA SG 80 1938 12.2 .515 .095 .317 2.3 5.9 4.2 23.5 1.8 0.5 19.2 24.4 -0.2 1.2 1.0 .024 -1.3 -2.2 -3.5 -0.7
1982-83 30 WSB NBA SG 41 1438 12.8 .524 .103 .346 2.7 5.2 3.9 22.6 2.0 0.6 19.3 22.0 0.4 2.0 2.4 .080 -0.6 0.3 -0.3 0.6
1983-84 31 WSB NBA SG 81 2624 13.2 .514 .100 .237 2.3 5.7 4.0 22.2 2.2 0.4 15.3 23.6 0.4 2.5 2.9 .053 -0.5 -0.8 -1.3 0.5
1984-85 32 SEA NBA SG 71 1490 11.3 .501 .045 .258 2.1 5.9 4.0 26.3 1.6 0.3 18.4 24.1 -0.9 1.0 0.1 .002 -2.5 -2.4 -4.9 -1.1
1985-86 33 SEA NBA SG 78 1279 13.4 .506 .079 .231 2.6 6.6 4.6 21.7 1.7 0.1 12.5 22.3 1.1 1.1 2.2 .081 -0.8 -2.0 -2.7 -0.2
Career NBA 821 22992 13.9 .522 .048 .291 3.2 6.9 5.0 22.7 2.2 0.4 18.3 22.9 11.9 20.1 32.0 .067 -0.2 -0.8 -1.0 5.7
3 seasons CHI NBA 233 6414 13.3 .528 .082 .288 2.9 6.3 4.7 23.6 2.3 0.5 19.6 23.1 2.5 4.7 7.2 .054 -0.4 -1.4 -1.8 0.4
2 seasons IND NBA 160 5844 15.1 .518 .306 3.6 7.2 5.4 25.1 2.4 0.4 19.3 22.3 4.5 4.7 9.1 .075 0.7 -0.4 0.3 3.4
2 seasons PHO NBA 157 3903 14.9 .536 .330 4.5 9.1 6.8 17.0 2.3 0.3 4.0 4.1 8.1 .100 0.4 -0.2 0.2 2.2
2 seasons SEA NBA 149 2769 12.2 .503 .061 .246 2.3 6.3 4.3 24.2 1.6 0.2 15.8 23.3 0.2 2.1 2.2 .038 -1.7 -2.2 -3.9 -1.3
2 seasons WSB NBA 122 4062 13.1 .517 .101 .272 2.4 5.5 4.0 22.3 2.1 0.4 16.7 23.1 0.8 4.5 5.3 .063 -0.6 -0.4 -0.9 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
1975-76 23 PHO NBA SG 19 563 96 205 .468 96 205 .468 .468 55 66 .833 20 43 63 79 18 6 77 247
1980-81 28 CHI NBA PG 6 162 35 81 .432 1 6 .167 34 75 .453 .438 8 9 .889 3 8 11 22 4 0 15 26 79
1983-84 31 WSB NBA SG 4 150 25 57 .439 3 10 .300 22 47 .468 .465 8 10 .800 2 3 5 16 5 2 9 19 61
Career NBA 29 875 156 343 .455 4 16 .250 152 327 .465 .461 71 85 .835 25 54 79 117 27 8 24 122 387
1 season PHO NBA 19 563 96 205 .468 96 205 .468 .468 55 66 .833 20 43 63 79 18 6 77 247
1 season CHI NBA 6 162 35 81 .432 1 6 .167 34 75 .453 .438 8 9 .889 3 8 11 22 4 0 15 26 79
1 season WSB NBA 4 150 25 57 .439 3 10 .300 22 47 .468 .465 8 10 .800 2 3 5 16 5 2 9 19 61

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
1975-76 23 PHO NBA SG 19 29.6 5.1 10.8 .468 5.1 10.8 .468 2.9 3.5 .833 1.1 2.3 3.3 4.2 0.9 0.3 4.1 13.0
1980-81 28 CHI NBA PG 6 27.0 5.8 13.5 .432 0.2 1.0 .167 5.7 12.5 .453 1.3 1.5 .889 0.5 1.3 1.8 3.7 0.7 0.0 2.5 4.3 13.2
1983-84 31 WSB NBA SG 4 37.5 6.3 14.3 .439 0.8 2.5 .300 5.5 11.8 .468 2.0 2.5 .800 0.5 0.8 1.3 4.0 1.3 0.5 2.3 4.8 15.3
Career NBA 29 30.2 5.4 11.8 .455 0.4 1.6 .250 5.2 11.3 .465 2.4 2.9 .835 0.9 1.9 2.7 4.0 0.9 0.3 2.4 4.2 13.3
1 season PHO NBA 19 29.6 5.1 10.8 .468 5.1 10.8 .468 2.9 3.5 .833 1.1 2.3 3.3 4.2 0.9 0.3 4.1 13.0
1 season CHI NBA 6 27.0 5.8 13.5 .432 0.2 1.0 .167 5.7 12.5 .453 1.3 1.5 .889 0.5 1.3 1.8 3.7 0.7 0.0 2.5 4.3 13.2
1 season WSB NBA 4 37.5 6.3 14.3 .439 0.8 2.5 .300 5.5 11.8 .468 2.0 2.5 .800 0.5 0.8 1.3 4.0 1.3 0.5 2.3 4.8 15.3

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
1975-76 23 PHO NBA SG 19 563 6.1 13.1 .468 6.1 13.1 .468 3.5 4.2 .833 1.3 2.7 4.0 5.1 1.2 0.4 4.9 15.8
1980-81 28 CHI NBA PG 6 162 7.8 18.0 .432 0.2 1.3 .167 7.6 16.7 .453 1.8 2.0 .889 0.7 1.8 2.4 4.9 0.9 0.0 3.3 5.8 17.6
1983-84 31 WSB NBA SG 4 150 6.0 13.7 .439 0.7 2.4 .300 5.3 11.3 .468 1.9 2.4 .800 0.5 0.7 1.2 3.8 1.2 0.5 2.2 4.6 14.6
Career NBA 29 875 6.4 14.1 .455 0.5 1.8 .250 6.3 13.5 .465 2.9 3.5 .835 1.0 2.2 3.3 4.8 1.1 0.3 2.8 5.0 15.9
1 season PHO NBA 19 563 6.1 13.1 .468 6.1 13.1 .468 3.5 4.2 .833 1.3 2.7 4.0 5.1 1.2 0.4 4.9 15.8
1 season CHI NBA 6 162 7.8 18.0 .432 0.2 1.3 .167 7.6 16.7 .453 1.8 2.0 .889 0.7 1.8 2.4 4.9 0.9 0.0 3.3 5.8 17.6
1 season WSB NBA 4 150 6.0 13.7 .439 0.7 2.4 .300 5.3 11.3 .468 1.9 2.4 .800 0.5 0.7 1.2 3.8 1.2 0.5 2.2 4.6 14.6

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 ORtg DRtg
1975-76 23 PHO NBA SG 19 563 7.8 16.7 .468 7.8 16.7 .468 4.5 5.4 .833 1.6 3.5 5.1 6.5 1.5 0.5 6.3 20.2 102
1980-81 28 CHI NBA PG 6 162 10.7 24.9 .432 0.3 1.8 .167 10.4 23.0 .453 2.5 2.8 .889 0.9 2.5 3.4 6.8 1.2 0.0 4.6 8.0 24.2 95 112
1983-84 31 WSB NBA SG 4 150 9.1 20.7 .439 1.1 3.6 .300 8.0 17.1 .468 2.9 3.6 .800 0.7 1.1 1.8 5.8 1.8 0.7 3.3 6.9 22.2 98 109
Career NBA 29 875 8.5 18.8 .455 0.7 2.7 .250 8.3 17.9 .465 3.9 4.7 .835 1.4 3.0 4.3 6.4 1.5 0.4 4.0 6.7 21.2 96 105
1 season PHO NBA 19 563 7.8 16.7 .468 7.8 16.7 .468 4.5 5.4 .833 1.6 3.5 5.1 6.5 1.5 0.5 6.3 20.2 102
1 season CHI NBA 6 162 10.7 24.9 .432 0.3 1.8 .167 10.4 23.0 .453 2.5 2.8 .889 0.9 2.5 3.4 6.8 1.2 0.0 4.6 8.0 24.2 95 112
1 season WSB NBA 4 150 9.1 20.7 .439 1.1 3.6 .300 8.0 17.1 .468 2.9 3.6 .800 0.7 1.1 1.8 5.8 1.8 0.7 3.3 6.9 22.2 98 109

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
1975-76 23 PHO NBA SG 19 563 14.7 .528 .322 3.7 8.4 6.0 20.9 1.5 0.6 0.5 0.4 0.9 .080
1980-81 28 CHI NBA PG 6 162 10.7 .465 .074 .111 2.0 6.0 3.9 21.5 1.2 0.0 15.0 25.9 0.0 0.0 0.0 -0.002
1983-84 31 WSB NBA SG 4 150 10.7 .497 .175 .175 1.8 2.6 2.2 17.2 1.8 0.8 12.8 22.5 0.0 0.1 0.1 .034
Career NBA 29 875 13.3 .509 .047 .248 3.1 6.9 5.0 20.4 1.5 0.5 14.1 24.2 0.5 0.6 1.0 .057
1 season PHO NBA 19 563 14.7 .528 .322 3.7 8.4 6.0 20.9 1.5 0.6 0.5 0.4 0.9 .080
1 season CHI NBA 6 162 10.7 .465 .074 .111 2.0 6.0 3.9 21.5 1.2 0.0 15.0 25.9 0.0 0.0 0.0 -0.002
1 season WSB NBA 4 150 10.7 .497 .175 .175 1.8 2.6 2.2 17.2 1.8 0.8 12.8 22.5 0.0 0.1 0.1 .034

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
Ricky Sobers 5.3 4.8 4.3 3.8 2.9 2.8 2.4 2.4 2.2 1.0 0.1
Guy Rodgers 92.7 6.2 4.8 4.3 4.0 2.8 2.5 2.4 2.3 2.1 1.3 -0.2
John Long 91.1 5.3 4.7 3.9 3.6 3.6 3.3 2.4 2.1 2.0 0.2 0.2
Greg Anthony 90.5 5.5 4.8 4.6 4.1 3.5 2.9 2.8 2.7 2.2 1.6 1.1
Dell Curry 90.0 5.1 5.0 3.8 3.4 3.3 3.2 2.7 2.0 1.8 0.9 0.5
Chris Ford 89.9 5.6 4.7 4.3 3.7 3.6 3.5 2.8 2.7 2.5 2.1
Eric Piatkowski 89.8 5.5 4.5 3.9 3.6 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.0 1.2 0.9
Sherman Douglas 88.5 5.4 4.6 4.4 4.2 4.0 3.3 2.7 2.6 1.0 0.6 -0.1
Chucky Atkins 88.2 5.1 4.9 4.5 3.6 2.8 2.7 2.4 1.5 0.3 0.2 -0.2
Allen Leavell 87.9 5.1 4.8 4.3 4.0 3.8 3.0 2.4 1.9 0.6 -0.1
Jarrett Jack 87.9 5.6 4.8 4.8 4.1 3.8 3.2 2.4 2.3 1.2
Career Win Shares (Best to Worst)
Player Sim 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14
Ricky Sobers 5.3 4.8 4.3 3.8 2.9 2.8 2.4 2.4 2.2 1.0 0.1
Guy Rodgers 91.8 6.2 4.8 4.3 4.0 2.8 2.5 2.4 2.3 2.1 1.3 0.6 -0.2
John Long 90.8 5.3 4.7 3.9 3.6 3.6 3.3 2.4 2.1 2.0 0.5 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.1
Greg Anthony 90.5 5.5 4.8 4.6 4.1 3.5 2.9 2.8 2.7 2.2 1.6 1.1
Chris Ford 89.9 5.6 4.7 4.3 3.7 3.6 3.5 2.8 2.7 2.5 2.1
Eric Piatkowski 89.5 5.5 4.5 3.9 3.6 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.0 1.2 0.9 0.1 0.1 0.0
Sherman Douglas 88.5 5.4 4.6 4.4 4.2 4.0 3.3 2.7 2.6 1.0 0.6 0.2 -0.1
Chucky Atkins 88.2 5.1 4.9 4.5 3.6 2.8 2.7 2.4 1.5 0.3 0.2 -0.2
Allen Leavell 87.9 5.1 4.8 4.3 4.0 3.8 3.0 2.4 1.9 0.6 -0.1
Jarrett Jack 87.9 5.6 4.8 4.8 4.1 3.8 3.2 2.4 2.3 1.2
Tony Allen 87.9 5.1 4.7 4.2 2.7 2.7 2.7 1.9 1.9 1.7 1.6

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
1973-74 21 UNLV 25 140 303 52 67 95 332 .462 .776 13.3 3.8
1974-75 22 UNLV 29 209 431 105 127 108 523 .485 .827 18.0 3.7
Career 54 349 734 157 194 203 855 .475 .809 15.8 3.8

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Games
1979-80 NBA 82 (2)

Minutes Played
1977-78 NBA 3019 (10)

3-Pt Field Goals
1982-83 NBA 23 (5)
1983-84 NBA 29 (4)

3-Pt Field Goal Attempts
1983-84 NBA 111 (3)

Assists
1977-78 NBA 584 (3)

Steals
1977-78 NBA 170 (7)

Turnovers
1977-78 NBA 352 (3)
1978-79 NBA 304 (9)
1979-80 NBA 282 (9)

3-Pt Field Goal Pct
1983-84 NBA .261 (6)

Free Throw Pct
1978-79 NBA .882 (5)
1980-81 NBA .935 (2)
Career NBA .843 (65)
Career .843 (69)

Minutes Per Game
1977-78 NBA 38.2 (9)

Assists Per Game
1977-78 NBA 7.4 (3)

Steals Per Game
1977-78 NBA 2.2 (7)

Assist Pct
1977-78 NBA 27.7 (6)

Hall of Fame Probability
Career 0.000 (658)

NBA Elo Player Rating
481st (overall) as of Dec 18, 2014, 4:27AM

 

Transactions

May 29, 1975: Traded by the Buffalo Braves (as a future 1975 1st round draft pick) to the Phoenix Suns for a 1976 1st round draft pick (Adrian Dantley was later selected).

May 29, 1975: Drafted by the Phoenix Suns in the 1st round (16th pick) of the 1975 NBA Draft.

September 6, 1977: Traded by the Phoenix Suns to the Indiana Pacers for Don Buse.

July 17, 1979: Sent to the Chicago Bulls as compensation for the Indiana Pacers signing Mickey Johnson as a veteran free agent.

November 3, 1980: Signed as a free agent with the Chicago Bulls.

January 24, 1983: Signed as a veteran free agent with the Washington Bullets; the Chicago Bulls received a 1983 2nd round draft pick (Sidney Lowe was later selected) and a 1985 2nd round draft pick (Tyrone Corbin was later selected) as compensation.

June 19, 1984: Traded by the Washington Bullets with Tim McCormick to the Seattle SuperSonics for Gus Williams.

Salaries

Season Team Lg Salary
1985-86 Seattle SuperSonics NBA $425,000
Career (may be incomplete) $425,000

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