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Mychal Thompson

Mychal George Thompson

Position: Center and Power Forward ▪ Shoots: Right
Height: 6-10 ▪ Weight: 226 lbs.
Born: January 30, 1955 in Nassau, Bahamas
High School: Jackson in Miami, Florida
College: University of Minnesota
Draft: Portland Trail Blazers, 1st round (1st pick, 1st overall), 1978 NBA Draft
NBA Debut: October 15, 1978
Relatives: Father of Mychel Thompson and Klay Thompson

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Fine Details ▪ Last updated Sep 18, 2014 4:17 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 24 POR NBA C 73 2144 460 938 .490 460 938 .490 154 269 .572 198 406 604 176 67 134 205 270 1074
1979-80 25 Did Not Play (injury—leg)
1980-81 26 POR NBA C 79 2790 569 1151 .494 0 1 .000 569 1150 .495 207 323 .641 223 463 686 284 62 170 241 260 1345
1981-82 27 POR NBA C 79 78 3129 681 1303 .523 0 0 681 1303 .523 280 446 .628 258 663 921 319 69 107 245 233 1642
1982-83 28 POR NBA C 80 80 3017 505 1033 .489 0 1 .000 505 1032 .489 249 401 .621 183 570 753 380 68 110 281 213 1259
1983-84 29 POR NBA C 79 74 2648 487 929 .524 0 2 .000 487 927 .525 266 399 .667 235 453 688 308 84 108 235 237 1240
1984-85 30 POR NBA PF 79 55 2616 572 1111 .515 0 0 572 1111 .515 307 449 .684 211 407 618 205 78 104 231 216 1451
1985-86 31 POR NBA C 82 78 2569 503 1011 .498 0 0 503 1011 .498 198 309 .641 181 427 608 176 76 35 196 267 1204
1986-87 32 TOT NBA PF 82 7 1890 359 797 .450 1 2 .500 358 795 .450 219 297 .737 138 274 412 115 45 71 134 202 938
1986-87 32 SAS NBA PF 49 6 1210 230 528 .436 1 1 1.000 229 527 .435 144 196 .735 91 185 276 87 31 41 77 117 605
1986-87 32 LAL NBA PF 33 1 680 129 269 .480 0 1 .000 129 268 .481 75 101 .743 47 89 136 28 14 30 57 85 333
1987-88 33 LAL NBA C 80 0 2007 370 722 .512 0 3 .000 370 719 .515 185 292 .634 198 291 489 66 38 79 113 251 925
1988-89 34 LAL NBA C 80 8 1994 291 521 .559 0 1 .000 291 520 .560 156 230 .678 157 310 467 48 58 59 97 224 738
1989-90 35 LAL NBA C 70 70 1883 281 562 .500 0 0 281 562 .500 144 204 .706 173 304 477 43 33 73 79 207 706
1990-91 36 LAL NBA C 72 4 1077 113 228 .496 0 2 .000 113 226 .500 62 88 .705 74 154 228 21 23 23 47 112 288
Career NBA 935 454 27764 5191 10306 .504 1 12 .083 5190 10294 .504 2427 3707 .655 2229 4722 6951 2141 701 1073 2104 2692 12810
7 seasons POR NBA 551 365 18913 3777 7476 .505 0 4 .000 3777 7472 .505 1661 2596 .640 1489 3389 4878 1848 504 768 1634 1696 9215
5 seasons LAL NBA 335 83 7641 1184 2302 .514 0 7 .000 1184 2295 .516 622 915 .680 649 1148 1797 206 166 264 393 879 2990
1 season SAS NBA 49 6 1210 230 528 .436 1 1 1.000 229 527 .435 144 196 .735 91 185 276 87 31 41 77 117 605

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 24 POR NBA C 73 29.4 6.3 12.8 .490 6.3 12.8 .490 2.1 3.7 .572 2.7 5.6 8.3 2.4 0.9 1.8 2.8 3.7 14.7
1980-81 26 POR NBA C 79 35.3 7.2 14.6 .494 0.0 0.0 .000 7.2 14.6 .495 2.6 4.1 .641 2.8 5.9 8.7 3.6 0.8 2.2 3.1 3.3 17.0
1981-82 27 POR NBA C 79 78 39.6 8.6 16.5 .523 0.0 0.0 8.6 16.5 .523 3.5 5.6 .628 3.3 8.4 11.7 4.0 0.9 1.4 3.1 2.9 20.8
1982-83 28 POR NBA C 80 80 37.7 6.3 12.9 .489 0.0 0.0 .000 6.3 12.9 .489 3.1 5.0 .621 2.3 7.1 9.4 4.8 0.9 1.4 3.5 2.7 15.7
1983-84 29 POR NBA C 79 74 33.5 6.2 11.8 .524 0.0 0.0 .000 6.2 11.7 .525 3.4 5.1 .667 3.0 5.7 8.7 3.9 1.1 1.4 3.0 3.0 15.7
1984-85 30 POR NBA PF 79 55 33.1 7.2 14.1 .515 0.0 0.0 7.2 14.1 .515 3.9 5.7 .684 2.7 5.2 7.8 2.6 1.0 1.3 2.9 2.7 18.4
1985-86 31 POR NBA C 82 78 31.3 6.1 12.3 .498 0.0 0.0 6.1 12.3 .498 2.4 3.8 .641 2.2 5.2 7.4 2.1 0.9 0.4 2.4 3.3 14.7
1986-87 32 TOT NBA PF 82 7 23.0 4.4 9.7 .450 0.0 0.0 .500 4.4 9.7 .450 2.7 3.6 .737 1.7 3.3 5.0 1.4 0.5 0.9 1.6 2.5 11.4
1986-87 32 SAS NBA PF 49 6 24.7 4.7 10.8 .436 0.0 0.0 1.000 4.7 10.8 .435 2.9 4.0 .735 1.9 3.8 5.6 1.8 0.6 0.8 1.6 2.4 12.3
1986-87 32 LAL NBA PF 33 1 20.6 3.9 8.2 .480 0.0 0.0 .000 3.9 8.1 .481 2.3 3.1 .743 1.4 2.7 4.1 0.8 0.4 0.9 1.7 2.6 10.1
1987-88 33 LAL NBA C 80 0 25.1 4.6 9.0 .512 0.0 0.0 .000 4.6 9.0 .515 2.3 3.7 .634 2.5 3.6 6.1 0.8 0.5 1.0 1.4 3.1 11.6
1988-89 34 LAL NBA C 80 8 24.9 3.6 6.5 .559 0.0 0.0 .000 3.6 6.5 .560 2.0 2.9 .678 2.0 3.9 5.8 0.6 0.7 0.7 1.2 2.8 9.2
1989-90 35 LAL NBA C 70 70 26.9 4.0 8.0 .500 0.0 0.0 4.0 8.0 .500 2.1 2.9 .706 2.5 4.3 6.8 0.6 0.5 1.0 1.1 3.0 10.1
1990-91 36 LAL NBA C 72 4 15.0 1.6 3.2 .496 0.0 0.0 .000 1.6 3.1 .500 0.9 1.2 .705 1.0 2.1 3.2 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.7 1.6 4.0
Career NBA 935 454 29.7 5.6 11.0 .504 0.0 0.0 .083 5.6 11.0 .504 2.6 4.0 .655 2.4 5.1 7.4 2.3 0.7 1.1 2.3 2.9 13.7
7 seasons POR NBA 551 365 34.3 6.9 13.6 .505 0.0 0.0 .000 6.9 13.6 .505 3.0 4.7 .640 2.7 6.2 8.9 3.4 0.9 1.4 3.0 3.1 16.7
5 seasons LAL NBA 335 83 22.8 3.5 6.9 .514 0.0 0.0 .000 3.5 6.9 .516 1.9 2.7 .680 1.9 3.4 5.4 0.6 0.5 0.8 1.2 2.6 8.9
1 season SAS NBA 49 6 24.7 4.7 10.8 .436 0.0 0.0 1.000 4.7 10.8 .435 2.9 4.0 .735 1.9 3.8 5.6 1.8 0.6 0.8 1.6 2.4 12.3

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 24 POR NBA C 73 2144 7.7 15.8 .490 7.7 15.8 .490 2.6 4.5 .572 3.3 6.8 10.1 3.0 1.1 2.3 3.4 4.5 18.0
1980-81 26 POR NBA C 79 2790 7.3 14.9 .494 0.0 0.0 .000 7.3 14.8 .495 2.7 4.2 .641 2.9 6.0 8.9 3.7 0.8 2.2 3.1 3.4 17.4
1981-82 27 POR NBA C 79 78 3129 7.8 15.0 .523 0.0 0.0 7.8 15.0 .523 3.2 5.1 .628 3.0 7.6 10.6 3.7 0.8 1.2 2.8 2.7 18.9
1982-83 28 POR NBA C 80 80 3017 6.0 12.3 .489 0.0 0.0 .000 6.0 12.3 .489 3.0 4.8 .621 2.2 6.8 9.0 4.5 0.8 1.3 3.4 2.5 15.0
1983-84 29 POR NBA C 79 74 2648 6.6 12.6 .524 0.0 0.0 .000 6.6 12.6 .525 3.6 5.4 .667 3.2 6.2 9.4 4.2 1.1 1.5 3.2 3.2 16.9
1984-85 30 POR NBA PF 79 55 2616 7.9 15.3 .515 0.0 0.0 7.9 15.3 .515 4.2 6.2 .684 2.9 5.6 8.5 2.8 1.1 1.4 3.2 3.0 20.0
1985-86 31 POR NBA C 82 78 2569 7.0 14.2 .498 0.0 0.0 7.0 14.2 .498 2.8 4.3 .641 2.5 6.0 8.5 2.5 1.1 0.5 2.7 3.7 16.9
1986-87 32 TOT NBA PF 82 7 1890 6.8 15.2 .450 0.0 0.0 .500 6.8 15.1 .450 4.2 5.7 .737 2.6 5.2 7.8 2.2 0.9 1.4 2.6 3.8 17.9
1986-87 32 SAS NBA PF 49 6 1210 6.8 15.7 .436 0.0 0.0 1.000 6.8 15.7 .435 4.3 5.8 .735 2.7 5.5 8.2 2.6 0.9 1.2 2.3 3.5 18.0
1986-87 32 LAL NBA PF 33 1 680 6.8 14.2 .480 0.0 0.1 .000 6.8 14.2 .481 4.0 5.3 .743 2.5 4.7 7.2 1.5 0.7 1.6 3.0 4.5 17.6
1987-88 33 LAL NBA C 80 0 2007 6.6 13.0 .512 0.0 0.1 .000 6.6 12.9 .515 3.3 5.2 .634 3.6 5.2 8.8 1.2 0.7 1.4 2.0 4.5 16.6
1988-89 34 LAL NBA C 80 8 1994 5.3 9.4 .559 0.0 0.0 .000 5.3 9.4 .560 2.8 4.2 .678 2.8 5.6 8.4 0.9 1.0 1.1 1.8 4.0 13.3
1989-90 35 LAL NBA C 70 70 1883 5.4 10.7 .500 0.0 0.0 5.4 10.7 .500 2.8 3.9 .706 3.3 5.8 9.1 0.8 0.6 1.4 1.5 4.0 13.5
1990-91 36 LAL NBA C 72 4 1077 3.8 7.6 .496 0.0 0.1 .000 3.8 7.6 .500 2.1 2.9 .705 2.5 5.1 7.6 0.7 0.8 0.8 1.6 3.7 9.6
Career NBA 935 454 27764 6.7 13.4 .504 0.0 0.0 .083 6.7 13.3 .504 3.1 4.8 .655 2.9 6.1 9.0 2.8 0.9 1.4 2.7 3.5 16.6
7 seasons POR NBA 551 365 18913 7.2 14.2 .505 0.0 0.0 .000 7.2 14.2 .505 3.2 4.9 .640 2.8 6.5 9.3 3.5 1.0 1.5 3.1 3.2 17.5
5 seasons LAL NBA 335 83 7641 5.6 10.8 .514 0.0 0.0 .000 5.6 10.8 .516 2.9 4.3 .680 3.1 5.4 8.5 1.0 0.8 1.2 1.9 4.1 14.1
1 season SAS NBA 49 6 1210 6.8 15.7 .436 0.0 0.0 1.000 6.8 15.7 .435 4.3 5.8 .735 2.7 5.5 8.2 2.6 0.9 1.2 2.3 3.5 18.0

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 24 POR NBA C 73 2144 10.0 20.3 .490 10.0 20.3 .490 3.3 5.8 .572 4.3 8.8 13.1 3.8 1.5 2.9 4.4 5.8 23.2
1980-81 26 POR NBA C 79 2790 9.5 19.2 .494 0.0 0.0 .000 9.5 19.2 .495 3.5 5.4 .641 3.7 7.7 11.5 4.7 1.0 2.8 4.0 4.3 22.5
1981-82 27 POR NBA C 79 78 3129 10.4 19.9 .523 0.0 0.0 10.4 19.9 .523 4.3 6.8 .628 3.9 10.1 14.1 4.9 1.1 1.6 3.7 3.6 25.1
1982-83 28 POR NBA C 80 80 3017 8.0 16.3 .489 0.0 0.0 .000 8.0 16.3 .489 3.9 6.3 .621 2.9 9.0 11.9 6.0 1.1 1.7 4.4 3.4 19.8
1983-84 29 POR NBA C 79 74 2648 8.7 16.7 .524 0.0 0.0 .000 8.7 16.6 .525 4.8 7.2 .667 4.2 8.1 12.3 5.5 1.5 1.9 4.2 4.2 22.2
1984-85 30 POR NBA PF 79 55 2616 10.1 19.7 .515 0.0 0.0 10.1 19.7 .515 5.4 8.0 .684 3.7 7.2 11.0 3.6 1.4 1.8 4.1 3.8 25.7
1985-86 31 POR NBA C 82 78 2569 9.0 18.1 .498 0.0 0.0 9.0 18.1 .498 3.5 5.5 .641 3.2 7.6 10.9 3.1 1.4 0.6 3.5 4.8 21.5
1986-87 32 TOT NBA PF 82 7 1890 9.0 19.9 .450 0.0 0.0 .500 8.9 19.9 .450 5.5 7.4 .737 3.4 6.8 10.3 2.9 1.1 1.8 3.3 5.0 23.4
1986-87 32 SAS NBA PF 49 6 1210 9.0 20.6 .436 0.0 0.0 1.000 8.9 20.6 .435 5.6 7.6 .735 3.6 7.2 10.8 3.4 1.2 1.6 3.0 4.6 23.6
1986-87 32 LAL NBA PF 33 1 680 9.0 18.7 .480 0.0 0.1 .000 9.0 18.6 .481 5.2 7.0 .743 3.3 6.2 9.5 1.9 1.0 2.1 4.0 5.9 23.1
1987-88 33 LAL NBA C 80 0 2007 8.9 17.4 .512 0.0 0.1 .000 8.9 17.4 .515 4.5 7.0 .634 4.8 7.0 11.8 1.6 0.9 1.9 2.7 6.1 22.3
1988-89 34 LAL NBA C 80 8 1994 7.0 12.5 .559 0.0 0.0 .000 7.0 12.5 .560 3.8 5.5 .678 3.8 7.5 11.2 1.2 1.4 1.4 2.3 5.4 17.7
1989-90 35 LAL NBA C 70 70 1883 7.4 14.9 .500 0.0 0.0 7.4 14.9 .500 3.8 5.4 .706 4.6 8.0 12.6 1.1 0.9 1.9 2.1 5.5 18.7
1990-91 36 LAL NBA C 72 4 1077 5.4 10.8 .496 0.0 0.1 .000 5.4 10.7 .500 2.9 4.2 .705 3.5 7.3 10.8 1.0 1.1 1.1 2.2 5.3 13.6
Career NBA 935 454 27764 8.9 17.6 .504 0.0 0.0 .083 8.9 17.6 .504 4.1 6.3 .655 3.8 8.1 11.9 3.7 1.2 1.8 3.6 4.6 21.9
7 seasons POR NBA 551 365 18913 9.4 18.5 .505 0.0 0.0 .000 9.4 18.5 .505 4.1 6.4 .640 3.7 8.4 12.1 4.6 1.3 1.9 4.1 4.2 22.9
5 seasons LAL NBA 335 83 7641 7.6 14.7 .514 0.0 0.0 .000 7.6 14.7 .516 4.0 5.9 .680 4.2 7.3 11.5 1.3 1.1 1.7 2.5 5.6 19.1
1 season SAS NBA 49 6 1210 9.0 20.6 .436 0.0 0.0 1.000 8.9 20.6 .435 5.6 7.6 .735 3.6 7.2 10.8 3.4 1.2 1.6 3.0 4.6 23.6

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 24 POR NBA C 73 2144 17.0 .508 .490 .287 10.1 21.3 15.7 12.1 1.5 3.5 16.3 23.2 99 100 1.2 3.2 4.4 .098
1980-81 26 POR NBA C 79 2790 16.6 .520 .494 .281 .001 8.7 18.1 13.4 13.8 1.0 3.4 15.7 21.8 103 104 2.1 3.3 5.3 .092
1981-82 27 POR NBA C 79 3129 19.2 .548 .523 .342 .000 9.3 23.4 16.4 14.6 1.1 1.9 14.0 22.9 109 106 4.5 3.6 8.2 .125
1982-83 28 POR NBA C 80 3017 15.4 .520 .489 .388 .001 6.8 21.3 14.0 17.8 1.1 2.1 18.9 20.1 100 103 1.5 3.9 5.4 .086
1983-84 29 POR NBA C 79 2648 17.9 .561 .524 .429 .002 10.2 20.8 15.4 15.9 1.5 2.4 17.5 20.4 110 106 3.6 3.3 6.9 .125
1984-85 30 POR NBA PF 79 2616 17.5 .554 .515 .404 .000 9.1 17.3 13.2 11.0 1.4 2.2 15.0 23.3 107 107 2.9 3.1 6.1 .111
1985-86 31 POR NBA C 82 2569 13.7 .525 .498 .306 .000 8.0 18.9 13.4 9.6 1.4 0.8 14.6 20.7 103 108 1.3 2.4 3.7 .068
1986-87 32 TOT NBA PF 82 1890 13.9 .506 .451 .373 .003 8.1 16.1 12.0 8.5 1.1 2.1 12.6 22.6 103 109 0.8 1.8 2.6 .066
1986-87 32 SAS NBA PF 49 1210 14.6 .492 .437 .371 .002 8.0 17.6 12.6 10.2 1.2 1.9 11.1 22.9 104 110 0.6 1.0 1.6 .063
1986-87 32 LAL NBA PF 33 680 12.6 .531 .480 .375 .004 8.3 13.6 11.1 5.4 1.0 2.5 15.4 22.1 102 107 0.2 0.8 1.0 .071
1987-88 33 LAL NBA C 80 2007 14.6 .544 .512 .404 .004 11.8 15.7 13.8 4.6 0.9 2.2 11.7 20.0 110 107 2.4 2.3 4.6 .111
1988-89 34 LAL NBA C 80 1994 13.3 .593 .559 .441 .002 9.4 16.2 13.1 3.2 1.4 1.7 13.5 14.9 115 106 2.8 2.4 5.2 .126
1989-90 35 LAL NBA C 70 1883 13.4 .542 .500 .363 .000 10.9 17.9 14.5 3.2 0.9 2.3 10.8 16.6 112 107 2.4 2.3 4.7 .119
1990-91 36 LAL NBA C 72 1077 9.6 .540 .496 .386 .009 8.3 15.9 12.3 2.6 1.1 1.3 15.0 12.7 107 105 0.6 1.4 2.1 .091
Career NBA 935 27764 15.7 .537 .504 .360 .001 9.1 19.0 14.1 10.8 1.2 2.2 15.0 20.5 106 106 26.1 33.0 59.1 .102
7 seasons POR NBA 551 18913 16.8 .535 .505 .347 .001 8.8 20.2 14.5 13.7 1.2 2.3 15.9 21.7 105 105 17.1 22.8 39.9 .101
5 seasons LAL NBA 335 7641 13.1 .553 .514 .397 .003 10.1 16.2 13.3 3.7 1.1 2.0 12.7 17.0 110 107 8.4 9.2 17.6 .111
1 season SAS NBA 49 1210 14.6 .492 .437 .371 .002 8.0 17.6 12.6 10.2 1.2 1.9 11.1 22.9 104 110 0.6 1.0 1.6 .063

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
1978-79 24 POR NBA C 3 121 27 54 .500 27 54 .500 5 10 .500 9 22 31 6 2 5 5 11 59
1980-81 26 POR NBA C 3 132 31 51 .608 0 0 31 51 .608 13 18 .722 5 18 23 4 3 9 7 10 75
1982-83 28 POR NBA C 7 284 40 85 .471 0 0 40 85 .471 25 38 .658 16 40 56 39 6 8 28 24 105
1983-84 29 POR NBA C 4 121 22 44 .500 0 0 22 44 .500 17 22 .773 9 20 29 15 5 3 6 11 61
1984-85 30 POR NBA PF 9 0 250 50 102 .490 0 0 50 102 .490 33 49 .673 25 47 72 14 7 12 19 32 133
1985-86 31 POR NBA C 4 4 140 31 54 .574 0 0 31 54 .574 14 26 .538 11 22 33 14 1 3 10 13 76
1986-87 ❍ 32 LAL NBA PF 18 0 401 62 137 .453 0 0 62 137 .453 34 50 .680 29 59 88 9 7 17 16 50 158
1987-88 ❍ 33 LAL NBA C 24 0 615 98 191 .513 0 0 98 191 .513 36 62 .581 63 107 170 12 17 21 33 70 232
1988-89 34 LAL NBA C 15 0 377 65 128 .508 0 0 65 128 .508 41 60 .683 39 38 77 11 6 12 14 52 171
1989-90 35 LAL NBA C 9 8 225 21 44 .477 0 0 21 44 .477 16 26 .615 15 24 39 2 2 13 17 26 58
1990-91 36 LAL NBA C 8 0 42 2 7 .286 0 0 2 7 .286 0 0 3 6 9 0 0 3 1 10 4
Career NBA 104 12 2708 449 897 .501 0 0 449 897 .501 234 361 .648 224 403 627 126 56 106 156 309 1132
5 seasons LAL NBA 74 8 1660 248 507 .489 0 0 248 507 .489 127 198 .641 149 234 383 34 32 66 81 208 623
6 seasons POR NBA 30 4 1048 201 390 .515 0 0 201 390 .515 107 163 .656 75 169 244 92 24 40 75 101 509

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
1978-79 24 POR NBA C 3 40.3 9.0 18.0 .500 9.0 18.0 .500 1.7 3.3 .500 3.0 7.3 10.3 2.0 0.7 1.7 1.7 3.7 19.7
1980-81 26 POR NBA C 3 44.0 10.3 17.0 .608 0.0 0.0 10.3 17.0 .608 4.3 6.0 .722 1.7 6.0 7.7 1.3 1.0 3.0 2.3 3.3 25.0
1982-83 28 POR NBA C 7 40.6 5.7 12.1 .471 0.0 0.0 5.7 12.1 .471 3.6 5.4 .658 2.3 5.7 8.0 5.6 0.9 1.1 4.0 3.4 15.0
1983-84 29 POR NBA C 4 30.3 5.5 11.0 .500 0.0 0.0 5.5 11.0 .500 4.3 5.5 .773 2.3 5.0 7.3 3.8 1.3 0.8 1.5 2.8 15.3
1984-85 30 POR NBA PF 9 0 27.8 5.6 11.3 .490 0.0 0.0 5.6 11.3 .490 3.7 5.4 .673 2.8 5.2 8.0 1.6 0.8 1.3 2.1 3.6 14.8
1985-86 31 POR NBA C 4 4 35.0 7.8 13.5 .574 0.0 0.0 7.8 13.5 .574 3.5 6.5 .538 2.8 5.5 8.3 3.5 0.3 0.8 2.5 3.3 19.0
1986-87 ❍ 32 LAL NBA PF 18 0 22.3 3.4 7.6 .453 0.0 0.0 3.4 7.6 .453 1.9 2.8 .680 1.6 3.3 4.9 0.5 0.4 0.9 0.9 2.8 8.8
1987-88 ❍ 33 LAL NBA C 24 0 25.6 4.1 8.0 .513 0.0 0.0 4.1 8.0 .513 1.5 2.6 .581 2.6 4.5 7.1 0.5 0.7 0.9 1.4 2.9 9.7
1988-89 34 LAL NBA C 15 0 25.1 4.3 8.5 .508 0.0 0.0 4.3 8.5 .508 2.7 4.0 .683 2.6 2.5 5.1 0.7 0.4 0.8 0.9 3.5 11.4
1989-90 35 LAL NBA C 9 8 25.0 2.3 4.9 .477 0.0 0.0 2.3 4.9 .477 1.8 2.9 .615 1.7 2.7 4.3 0.2 0.2 1.4 1.9 2.9 6.4
1990-91 36 LAL NBA C 8 0 5.3 0.3 0.9 .286 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.9 .286 0.0 0.0 0.4 0.8 1.1 0.0 0.0 0.4 0.1 1.3 0.5
Career NBA 104 12 26.0 4.3 8.6 .501 0.0 0.0 4.3 8.6 .501 2.3 3.5 .648 2.2 3.9 6.0 1.2 0.5 1.0 1.5 3.0 10.9
5 seasons LAL NBA 74 8 22.4 3.4 6.9 .489 0.0 0.0 3.4 6.9 .489 1.7 2.7 .641 2.0 3.2 5.2 0.5 0.4 0.9 1.1 2.8 8.4
6 seasons POR NBA 30 4 34.9 6.7 13.0 .515 0.0 0.0 6.7 13.0 .515 3.6 5.4 .656 2.5 5.6 8.1 3.1 0.8 1.3 2.5 3.4 17.0

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
1978-79 24 POR NBA C 3 121 8.0 16.1 .500 8.0 16.1 .500 1.5 3.0 .500 2.7 6.5 9.2 1.8 0.6 1.5 1.5 3.3 17.6
1980-81 26 POR NBA C 3 132 8.5 13.9 .608 0.0 0.0 8.5 13.9 .608 3.5 4.9 .722 1.4 4.9 6.3 1.1 0.8 2.5 1.9 2.7 20.5
1982-83 28 POR NBA C 7 284 5.1 10.8 .471 0.0 0.0 5.1 10.8 .471 3.2 4.8 .658 2.0 5.1 7.1 4.9 0.8 1.0 3.5 3.0 13.3
1983-84 29 POR NBA C 4 121 6.5 13.1 .500 0.0 0.0 6.5 13.1 .500 5.1 6.5 .773 2.7 6.0 8.6 4.5 1.5 0.9 1.8 3.3 18.1
1984-85 30 POR NBA PF 9 0 250 7.2 14.7 .490 0.0 0.0 7.2 14.7 .490 4.8 7.1 .673 3.6 6.8 10.4 2.0 1.0 1.7 2.7 4.6 19.2
1985-86 31 POR NBA C 4 4 140 8.0 13.9 .574 0.0 0.0 8.0 13.9 .574 3.6 6.7 .538 2.8 5.7 8.5 3.6 0.3 0.8 2.6 3.3 19.5
1986-87 ❍ 32 LAL NBA PF 18 0 401 5.6 12.3 .453 0.0 0.0 5.6 12.3 .453 3.1 4.5 .680 2.6 5.3 7.9 0.8 0.6 1.5 1.4 4.5 14.2
1987-88 ❍ 33 LAL NBA C 24 0 615 5.7 11.2 .513 0.0 0.0 5.7 11.2 .513 2.1 3.6 .581 3.7 6.3 10.0 0.7 1.0 1.2 1.9 4.1 13.6
1988-89 34 LAL NBA C 15 0 377 6.2 12.2 .508 0.0 0.0 6.2 12.2 .508 3.9 5.7 .683 3.7 3.6 7.4 1.1 0.6 1.1 1.3 5.0 16.3
1989-90 35 LAL NBA C 9 8 225 3.4 7.0 .477 0.0 0.0 3.4 7.0 .477 2.6 4.2 .615 2.4 3.8 6.2 0.3 0.3 2.1 2.7 4.2 9.3
1990-91 36 LAL NBA C 8 0 42 1.7 6.0 .286 0.0 0.0 1.7 6.0 .286 0.0 0.0 2.6 5.1 7.7 0.0 0.0 2.6 0.9 8.6 3.4
Career NBA 104 12 2708 6.0 11.9 .501 0.0 0.0 6.0 11.9 .501 3.1 4.8 .648 3.0 5.4 8.3 1.7 0.7 1.4 2.1 4.1 15.0
5 seasons LAL NBA 74 8 1660 5.4 11.0 .489 0.0 0.0 5.4 11.0 .489 2.8 4.3 .641 3.2 5.1 8.3 0.7 0.7 1.4 1.8 4.5 13.5
6 seasons POR NBA 30 4 1048 6.9 13.4 .515 0.0 0.0 6.9 13.4 .515 3.7 5.6 .656 2.6 5.8 8.4 3.2 0.8 1.4 2.6 3.5 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
1978-79 24 POR NBA C 3 121 10.7 21.3 .500 10.7 21.3 .500 2.0 3.9 .500 3.6 8.7 12.2 2.4 0.8 2.0 2.0 4.3 23.3
1980-81 26 POR NBA C 3 132 11.8 19.3 .608 0.0 0.0 11.8 19.3 .608 4.9 6.8 .722 1.9 6.8 8.7 1.5 1.1 3.4 2.7 3.8 28.4
1982-83 28 POR NBA C 7 284 6.9 14.7 .471 0.0 0.0 6.9 14.7 .471 4.3 6.6 .658 2.8 6.9 9.7 6.8 1.0 1.4 4.8 4.2 18.2
1983-84 29 POR NBA C 4 121 9.0 17.9 .500 0.0 0.0 9.0 17.9 .500 6.9 9.0 .773 3.7 8.1 11.8 6.1 2.0 1.2 2.4 4.5 24.8
1984-85 30 POR NBA PF 9 0 250 9.3 19.0 .490 0.0 0.0 9.3 19.0 .490 6.2 9.1 .673 4.7 8.8 13.4 2.6 1.3 2.2 3.5 6.0 24.8
1985-86 31 POR NBA C 4 4 140 10.3 17.9 .574 0.0 0.0 10.3 17.9 .574 4.6 8.6 .538 3.6 7.3 10.9 4.6 0.3 1.0 3.3 4.3 25.2
1986-87 ❍ 32 LAL NBA PF 18 0 401 7.4 16.3 .453 0.0 0.0 7.4 16.3 .453 4.0 6.0 .680 3.5 7.0 10.5 1.1 0.8 2.0 1.9 6.0 18.8
1987-88 ❍ 33 LAL NBA C 24 0 615 8.3 16.1 .513 0.0 0.0 8.3 16.1 .513 3.0 5.2 .581 5.3 9.0 14.3 1.0 1.4 1.8 2.8 5.9 19.6
1988-89 34 LAL NBA C 15 0 377 8.7 17.1 .508 0.0 0.0 8.7 17.1 .508 5.5 8.0 .683 5.2 5.1 10.3 1.5 0.8 1.6 1.9 6.9 22.8
1989-90 35 LAL NBA C 9 8 225 4.8 10.0 .477 0.0 0.0 4.8 10.0 .477 3.6 5.9 .615 3.4 5.4 8.8 0.5 0.5 2.9 3.9 5.9 13.1
1990-91 36 LAL NBA C 8 0 42 2.5 8.7 .286 0.0 0.0 2.5 8.7 .286 0.0 0.0 3.7 7.5 11.2 0.0 0.0 3.7 1.2 12.4 5.0
Career NBA 104 12 2708 8.2 16.4 .501 0.0 0.0 8.2 16.4 .501 4.3 6.6 .648 4.1 7.4 11.5 2.3 1.0 1.9 2.8 5.6 20.7
5 seasons LAL NBA 74 8 1660 7.5 15.4 .489 0.0 0.0 7.5 15.4 .489 3.9 6.0 .641 4.5 7.1 11.6 1.0 1.0 2.0 2.5 6.3 18.9
6 seasons POR NBA 30 4 1048 9.2 17.9 .515 0.0 0.0 9.2 17.9 .515 4.9 7.5 .656 3.4 7.8 11.2 4.2 1.1 1.8 3.4 4.6 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
1978-79 24 POR NBA C 3 121 17.7 .505 .500 .185 7.7 20.5 13.8 8.3 0.8 2.5 7.9 21.6 105 100 0.2 0.2 0.3 .127
1980-81 26 POR NBA C 3 132 22.5 .636 .608 .353 .000 4.2 16.3 10.0 4.8 1.1 4.0 10.6 21.4 121 103 0.4 0.2 0.6 .204
1982-83 28 POR NBA C 7 284 12.5 .516 .471 .447 .000 6.2 16.0 11.0 18.9 1.0 1.6 21.6 19.2 97 108 0.0 0.2 0.2 .034
1983-84 29 POR NBA C 4 121 21.5 .568 .500 .500 .000 7.8 22.8 14.3 18.9 2.0 1.5 10.1 20.6 122 112 0.3 0.1 0.4 .160
1984-85 30 POR NBA PF 9 250 16.3 .538 .490 .480 .000 10.3 21.2 15.5 7.4 1.3 2.8 13.3 22.2 108 114 0.2 0.1 0.4 .072
1985-86 31 POR NBA C 4 140 16.3 .581 .574 .481 .000 9.1 15.3 12.5 14.6 0.3 1.1 13.3 21.5 112 114 0.2 0.1 0.3 .091
1986-87 ❍ 32 LAL NBA PF 18 401 11.1 .497 .453 .365 .000 9.0 15.0 12.3 2.9 0.8 2.3 9.1 18.0 107 109 0.1 0.6 0.7 .085
1987-88 ❍ 33 LAL NBA C 24 615 13.8 .531 .513 .325 .000 12.6 19.7 16.3 2.8 1.4 2.1 13.1 18.2 107 109 0.3 0.8 1.1 .086
1988-89 34 LAL NBA C 15 377 14.9 .554 .508 .469 .000 12.8 10.8 11.8 4.4 0.8 1.9 8.3 19.4 118 112 0.7 0.3 1.0 .127
1989-90 35 LAL NBA C 9 225 7.0 .523 .477 .591 .000 8.3 12.2 10.3 1.2 0.5 3.6 23.5 14.2 92 112 -0.2 0.2 0.0 .000
1990-91 36 LAL NBA C 8 42 1.3 .286 .286 .000 .000 8.9 17.2 13.1 0.0 0.0 4.6 12.5 8.6 76 110 -0.1 0.0 0.0 -0.010
Career NBA 104 2708 13.9 .536 .501 .402 .000 9.8 16.6 13.2 6.6 1.0 2.3 12.9 18.9 108 110 2.2 2.7 4.9 .087
5 seasons LAL NBA 74 1660 12.1 .524 .489 .391 .000 11.1 15.5 13.4 2.9 1.0 2.4 12.0 17.6 108 110 1.0 1.8 2.8 .081
6 seasons POR NBA 30 1048 16.8 .551 .515 .418 .000 7.7 18.5 12.9 12.6 1.1 2.2 14.0 20.9 108 109 1.3 0.9 2.1 .097

Similarity Scores

Explanation ▪ Players with careers of similar quality and shape (thru 2013-14)
Thru 12 Years Win Shares (Best to Worst)
Player Sim 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Mychal Thompson 8.2 6.9 6.1 5.4 5.3 5.2 4.7 4.6 4.4 3.7 2.6 2.1
Caldwell Jones 93.7 8.1 7.6 6.2 5.5 5.2 5.0 4.4 4.1 3.9 3.1 2.5 0.9
Tree Rollins 90.5 9.2 7.3 6.4 6.4 5.5 5.0 4.9 4.1 3.8 3.4 2.6 1.0
Elden Campbell 90.2 8.2 7.6 7.0 6.4 5.5 4.7 4.3 4.2 3.8 3.3 2.6 1.1
Red Kerr 89.8 8.7 7.8 7.7 5.8 5.4 5.0 4.9 4.6 3.9 3.8 3.1 0.9
James Donaldson 89.7 10.4 6.2 5.8 5.7 5.6 5.1 5.0 4.5 4.4 4.3 2.5 1.4
Rik Smits 88.2 7.8 7.2 6.6 6.1 5.0 4.3 3.8 3.4 3.4 3.3 2.9 2.7
Samuel Dalembert 87.3 6.9 6.9 6.2 5.2 4.9 4.1 4.0 3.9 3.6 2.9 2.2 0.3
Mike Gminski 85.7 9.2 7.0 6.5 6.1 6.0 5.4 4.3 4.0 2.9 1.8 1.5 0.5
Byron Beck 85.3 8.1 7.7 6.4 5.9 5.7 5.7 5.3 5.1 4.4 0.8
Sam Lacey 84.7 7.7 7.4 6.5 5.6 5.6 5.0 4.3 4.0 2.7 1.2 0.6 0.3
Career Win Shares (Best to Worst)
Player Sim 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18
Mychal Thompson 8.2 6.9 6.1 5.4 5.3 5.2 4.7 4.6 4.4 3.7 2.6 2.1
Red Kerr 89.8 8.7 7.8 7.7 5.8 5.4 5.0 4.9 4.6 3.9 3.8 3.1 0.9
Tree Rollins 89.1 9.2 7.3 6.4 6.4 5.5 5.0 4.9 4.1 3.8 3.4 2.6 1.7 1.0 0.9 0.7 0.5 0.2 0.1
Caldwell Jones 89.0 8.1 7.6 6.2 5.5 5.2 5.0 4.4 4.1 3.9 3.1 2.7 2.6 2.5 2.3 1.3 0.9 0.8
Elden Campbell 88.8 8.2 7.6 7.0 6.4 5.5 4.7 4.3 4.2 3.8 3.3 2.6 2.1 2.0 1.1 0.0
James Donaldson 88.8 10.4 6.2 5.8 5.7 5.6 5.1 5.0 4.5 4.4 4.3 2.5 1.4 1.0 0.2
Rik Smits 88.2 7.8 7.2 6.6 6.1 5.0 4.3 3.8 3.4 3.4 3.3 2.9 2.7
Samuel Dalembert 87.3 6.9 6.9 6.2 5.2 4.9 4.1 4.0 3.9 3.6 2.9 2.2 0.3
Erick Dampier 85.6 8.9 6.4 6.1 6.0 4.8 4.5 4.1 4.0 3.7 1.9 1.5 0.9 0.3 0.1 -0.1 -0.5
Mike Gminski 85.3 9.2 7.0 6.5 6.1 6.0 5.4 4.3 4.0 2.9 1.8 1.5 0.5 0.5 0.0
Byron Beck 85.3 8.1 7.7 6.4 5.9 5.7 5.7 5.3 5.1 4.4 0.8

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 20 MINNESOTA 23 114 215 59 78 176 287 .530 .756 12.5 7.7
1975-76 21 MINNESOTA 25 264 461 119 171 312 647 .573 .696 25.9 12.5
1976-77 22 MINNESOTA 27 251 414 93 132 240 595 .606 .705 22.0 8.9
1977-78 23 MINNESOTA 21 194 362 75 119 228 463 .536 .630 22.0 10.9
Career 96 823 1452 346 500 956 1992 .567 .692 20.8 10.0

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Weekly & Monthly Awards

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

Honors
1976-77 NCAA AP All-America (2nd)
1977-78 NCAA AP All-America (1st)
1978-79 NBA All-Rookie (1st)

MVP Award Shares
1981-82 NBA 0.001 (21)
Career 0.001 (232)

Championships
(Minimum 1 playoff game)
1987 Los Angeles Lakers (NBA)
1988 Los Angeles Lakers (NBA)

Games
1985-86 NBA 82 (2)
1986-87 NBA 82 (1)

Minutes Played
1981-82 NBA 3129 (3)
1982-83 NBA 3017 (3)

Offensive Rebounds
1981-82 NBA 258 (7)
Career NBA 2229 (60)
Career 2229 (69)

Defensive Rebounds
1981-82 NBA 663 (2)
Career NBA 4722 (82)
Career 4722 (89)

Total Rebounds
1981-82 NBA 921 (4)

Blocks
1980-81 NBA 170 (9)
Career NBA 1073 (74)
Career 1073 (76)

Turnovers
1982-83 NBA 281 (7)
Career NBA 2104 (91)
Career 2104 (96)

Field Goal Pct
Career NBA .504 (98)

Minutes Per Game
1981-82 NBA 39.6 (3)
1982-83 NBA 37.7 (5)

Rebounds Per Game
1981-82 NBA 11.7 (4)

Blocks Per Game
1980-81 NBA 2.2 (8)
Career NBA 1.1 (70)
Career 1.1 (76)

Offensive Rebound Pct
Career NBA 9.1 (97)

Hall of Fame Probability
Career 0.016 (268)

NBA Elo Player Rating
265th (overall) as of Sep 4, 2014, 12:43PM

   

Transactions

June 8, 1978: Traded by the Indiana Pacers (as a future 1978 1st round draft pick) to the Portland Trail Blazers for Johnny Davis and a 1978 1st round draft pick (Rick Robey was later selected).

June 9, 1978: Drafted by the Portland Trail Blazers in the 1st round (1st pick) of the 1978 NBA Draft.

June 19, 1986: Traded by the Portland Trail Blazers with Larry Krystkowiak to the San Antonio Spurs for Steve Johnson.

February 13, 1987: Traded by the San Antonio Spurs to the Los Angeles Lakers for Frank Brickowski, Petur Gudmundsson, a 1987 1st round draft pick (Greg Anderson was later selected) and a 1990 2nd round draft pick (Sean Higgins was later selected).

October 2, 1991: Waived by the Los Angeles Lakers.

Salaries

Season Team Lg Salary
1985-86 Portland Trail Blazers NBA $595,000
1987-88 Los Angeles Lakers NBA $712,000
1988-89 Los Angeles Lakers NBA $812,000
1990-91 Los Angeles Lakers NBA $615,000
1991-92 Los Angeles Lakers NBA $1,807,000
Career (may be incomplete) $4,541,000

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