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Paul Westphal

Paul Douglas Westphal

Position: Shooting Guard and Point Guard ▪ Shoots: Right
Height: 6-4 ▪ Weight: 195 lbs.
Born: November 30, 1950 in Torrance, California
High School: Aviation in Redondo Beach, California
College: University of Southern California
Draft: Boston Celtics, 1st round (10th pick, 10th overall), 1972 NBA Draft
NBA Debut: October 11, 1972
As Coach: 10 Yrs, 318-279, .533 W-L% (Full Record)

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

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Fine Details ▪ Last updated Sep 22, 2014 11:17 AM

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
1972-73 22 BOS NBA SG 60 482 89 212 .420 89 212 .420 67 86 .779 67 69 88 245
1973-74 23 BOS NBA SG 82 1165 238 475 .501 238 475 .501 112 153 .732 49 94 143 171 39 34 173 588
1974-75 24 BOS NBA SG 82 1581 342 670 .510 342 670 .510 119 156 .763 44 119 163 235 78 33 192 803
1975-76 25 PHO NBA PG 82 2960 657 1329 .494 657 1329 .494 365 440 .830 74 185 259 440 210 38 218 1679
1976-77 ★ 26 PHO NBA PG 81 2600 682 1317 .518 682 1317 .518 362 439 .825 57 133 190 459 134 21 171 1726
1977-78 ★ 27 PHO NBA SG 80 2481 809 1568 .516 809 1568 .516 396 487 .813 41 123 164 437 138 31 280 162 2014
1978-79 ★ 28 PHO NBA SG 81 2641 801 1496 .535 801 1496 .535 339 405 .837 35 124 159 529 111 26 232 159 1941
1979-80 ★ 29 PHO NBA SG 82 2665 692 1317 .525 26 93 .280 666 1224 .544 382 443 .862 46 141 187 416 119 35 207 162 1792
1980-81 ★ 30 SEA NBA SG 36 1078 221 500 .442 6 25 .240 215 475 .453 153 184 .832 11 57 68 148 46 14 78 70 601
1981-82 31 NYK NBA SG 18 12 451 86 194 .443 2 8 .250 84 186 .452 36 47 .766 9 13 22 100 19 8 47 61 210
1982-83 32 NYK NBA SG 80 59 1978 318 693 .459 14 48 .292 304 645 .471 148 184 .804 19 96 115 439 87 16 196 180 798
1983-84 33 PHO NBA SG 59 2 865 144 313 .460 7 26 .269 137 287 .477 117 142 .824 8 35 43 148 41 6 77 69 412
Career NBA 823 73 20947 5079 10084 .504 55 200 .275 5024 9884 .508 2596 3166 .820 393 1120 1580 3591 1022 262 1117 1705 12809
6 seasons PHO NBA 465 2 14212 3785 7340 .516 33 119 .277 3752 7221 .520 1961 2356 .832 261 741 1002 2429 753 157 796 941 9564
3 seasons BOS NBA 224 3228 669 1357 .493 669 1357 .493 298 395 .754 93 213 373 475 117 67 453 1636
2 seasons NYK NBA 98 71 2429 404 887 .455 16 56 .286 388 831 .467 184 231 .797 28 109 137 539 106 24 243 241 1008
1 season SEA NBA 36 1078 221 500 .442 6 25 .240 215 475 .453 153 184 .832 11 57 68 148 46 14 78 70 601

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
1972-73 22 BOS NBA SG 60 8.0 1.5 3.5 .420 1.5 3.5 .420 1.1 1.4 .779 1.1 1.2 1.5 4.1
1973-74 23 BOS NBA SG 82 14.2 2.9 5.8 .501 2.9 5.8 .501 1.4 1.9 .732 0.6 1.1 1.7 2.1 0.5 0.4 2.1 7.2
1974-75 24 BOS NBA SG 82 19.3 4.2 8.2 .510 4.2 8.2 .510 1.5 1.9 .763 0.5 1.5 2.0 2.9 1.0 0.4 2.3 9.8
1975-76 25 PHO NBA PG 82 36.1 8.0 16.2 .494 8.0 16.2 .494 4.5 5.4 .830 0.9 2.3 3.2 5.4 2.6 0.5 2.7 20.5
1976-77 ★ 26 PHO NBA PG 81 32.1 8.4 16.3 .518 8.4 16.3 .518 4.5 5.4 .825 0.7 1.6 2.3 5.7 1.7 0.3 2.1 21.3
1977-78 ★ 27 PHO NBA SG 80 31.0 10.1 19.6 .516 10.1 19.6 .516 5.0 6.1 .813 0.5 1.5 2.1 5.5 1.7 0.4 3.5 2.0 25.2
1978-79 ★ 28 PHO NBA SG 81 32.6 9.9 18.5 .535 9.9 18.5 .535 4.2 5.0 .837 0.4 1.5 2.0 6.5 1.4 0.3 2.9 2.0 24.0
1979-80 ★ 29 PHO NBA SG 82 32.5 8.4 16.1 .525 0.3 1.1 .280 8.1 14.9 .544 4.7 5.4 .862 0.6 1.7 2.3 5.1 1.5 0.4 2.5 2.0 21.9
1980-81 ★ 30 SEA NBA SG 36 29.9 6.1 13.9 .442 0.2 0.7 .240 6.0 13.2 .453 4.3 5.1 .832 0.3 1.6 1.9 4.1 1.3 0.4 2.2 1.9 16.7
1981-82 31 NYK NBA SG 18 12 25.1 4.8 10.8 .443 0.1 0.4 .250 4.7 10.3 .452 2.0 2.6 .766 0.5 0.7 1.2 5.6 1.1 0.4 2.6 3.4 11.7
1982-83 32 NYK NBA SG 80 59 24.7 4.0 8.7 .459 0.2 0.6 .292 3.8 8.1 .471 1.9 2.3 .804 0.2 1.2 1.4 5.5 1.1 0.2 2.5 2.3 10.0
1983-84 33 PHO NBA SG 59 2 14.7 2.4 5.3 .460 0.1 0.4 .269 2.3 4.9 .477 2.0 2.4 .824 0.1 0.6 0.7 2.5 0.7 0.1 1.3 1.2 7.0
Career NBA 823 73 25.5 6.2 12.3 .504 0.2 0.7 .275 6.1 12.0 .508 3.2 3.8 .820 0.5 1.5 1.9 4.4 1.3 0.3 2.6 2.1 15.6
6 seasons PHO NBA 465 2 30.6 8.1 15.8 .516 0.2 0.8 .277 8.1 15.5 .520 4.2 5.1 .832 0.6 1.6 2.2 5.2 1.6 0.3 2.6 2.0 20.6
3 seasons BOS NBA 224 14.4 3.0 6.1 .493 3.0 6.1 .493 1.3 1.8 .754 0.6 1.3 1.7 2.1 0.7 0.4 2.0 7.3
2 seasons NYK NBA 98 71 24.8 4.1 9.1 .455 0.2 0.6 .286 4.0 8.5 .467 1.9 2.4 .797 0.3 1.1 1.4 5.5 1.1 0.2 2.5 2.5 10.3
1 season SEA NBA 36 29.9 6.1 13.9 .442 0.2 0.7 .240 6.0 13.2 .453 4.3 5.1 .832 0.3 1.6 1.9 4.1 1.3 0.4 2.2 1.9 16.7

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
1972-73 22 BOS NBA SG 60 482 6.6 15.8 .420 6.6 15.8 .420 5.0 6.4 .779 5.0 5.2 6.6 18.3
1973-74 23 BOS NBA SG 82 1165 7.4 14.7 .501 7.4 14.7 .501 3.5 4.7 .732 1.5 2.9 4.4 5.3 1.2 1.1 5.3 18.2
1974-75 24 BOS NBA SG 82 1581 7.8 15.3 .510 7.8 15.3 .510 2.7 3.6 .763 1.0 2.7 3.7 5.4 1.8 0.8 4.4 18.3
1975-76 25 PHO NBA PG 82 2960 8.0 16.2 .494 8.0 16.2 .494 4.4 5.4 .830 0.9 2.3 3.2 5.4 2.6 0.5 2.7 20.4
1976-77 ★ 26 PHO NBA PG 81 2600 9.4 18.2 .518 9.4 18.2 .518 5.0 6.1 .825 0.8 1.8 2.6 6.4 1.9 0.3 2.4 23.9
1977-78 ★ 27 PHO NBA SG 80 2481 11.7 22.8 .516 11.7 22.8 .516 5.7 7.1 .813 0.6 1.8 2.4 6.3 2.0 0.4 4.1 2.4 29.2
1978-79 ★ 28 PHO NBA SG 81 2641 10.9 20.4 .535 10.9 20.4 .535 4.6 5.5 .837 0.5 1.7 2.2 7.2 1.5 0.4 3.2 2.2 26.5
1979-80 ★ 29 PHO NBA SG 82 2665 9.3 17.8 .525 0.4 1.3 .280 9.0 16.5 .544 5.2 6.0 .862 0.6 1.9 2.5 5.6 1.6 0.5 2.8 2.2 24.2
1980-81 ★ 30 SEA NBA SG 36 1078 7.4 16.7 .442 0.2 0.8 .240 7.2 15.9 .453 5.1 6.1 .832 0.4 1.9 2.3 4.9 1.5 0.5 2.6 2.3 20.1
1981-82 31 NYK NBA SG 18 12 451 6.9 15.5 .443 0.2 0.6 .250 6.7 14.8 .452 2.9 3.8 .766 0.7 1.0 1.8 8.0 1.5 0.6 3.8 4.9 16.8
1982-83 32 NYK NBA SG 80 59 1978 5.8 12.6 .459 0.3 0.9 .292 5.5 11.7 .471 2.7 3.3 .804 0.3 1.7 2.1 8.0 1.6 0.3 3.6 3.3 14.5
1983-84 33 PHO NBA SG 59 2 865 6.0 13.0 .460 0.3 1.1 .269 5.7 11.9 .477 4.9 5.9 .824 0.3 1.5 1.8 6.2 1.7 0.2 3.2 2.9 17.1
Career NBA 823 73 20947 8.7 17.3 .504 0.3 1.0 .275 8.6 17.0 .508 4.5 5.4 .820 0.7 2.0 2.7 6.2 1.8 0.5 3.3 2.9 22.0
6 seasons PHO NBA 465 2 14212 9.6 18.6 .516 0.3 1.2 .277 9.5 18.3 .520 5.0 6.0 .832 0.7 1.9 2.5 6.2 1.9 0.4 3.3 2.4 24.2
3 seasons BOS NBA 224 3228 7.5 15.1 .493 7.5 15.1 .493 3.3 4.4 .754 1.2 2.8 4.2 5.3 1.5 0.9 5.1 18.2
2 seasons NYK NBA 98 71 2429 6.0 13.1 .455 0.2 0.8 .286 5.8 12.3 .467 2.7 3.4 .797 0.4 1.6 2.0 8.0 1.6 0.4 3.6 3.6 14.9
1 season SEA NBA 36 1078 7.4 16.7 .442 0.2 0.8 .240 7.2 15.9 .453 5.1 6.1 .832 0.4 1.9 2.3 4.9 1.5 0.5 2.6 2.3 20.1

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
1973-74 23 BOS NBA SG 82 1165 8.9 17.8 .501 8.9 17.8 .501 4.2 5.7 .732 1.8 3.5 5.4 6.4 1.5 1.3 6.5 22.0
1974-75 24 BOS NBA SG 82 1581 9.8 19.2 .510 9.8 19.2 .510 3.4 4.5 .763 1.3 3.4 4.7 6.7 2.2 0.9 5.5 23.0
1975-76 25 PHO NBA PG 82 2960 10.1 20.4 .494 10.1 20.4 .494 5.6 6.8 .830 1.1 2.8 4.0 6.8 3.2 0.6 3.3 25.8
1976-77 ★ 26 PHO NBA PG 81 2600 11.8 22.8 .518 11.8 22.8 .518 6.3 7.6 .825 1.0 2.3 3.3 7.9 2.3 0.4 3.0 29.9
1977-78 ★ 27 PHO NBA SG 80 2481 14.0 27.2 .516 14.0 27.2 .516 6.9 8.5 .813 0.7 2.1 2.8 7.6 2.4 0.5 4.9 2.8 35.0
1978-79 ★ 28 PHO NBA SG 81 2641 13.4 25.1 .535 13.4 25.1 .535 5.7 6.8 .837 0.6 2.1 2.7 8.9 1.9 0.4 3.9 2.7 32.5
1979-80 ★ 29 PHO NBA SG 82 2665 11.9 22.6 .525 0.4 1.6 .280 11.4 21.0 .544 6.6 7.6 .862 0.8 2.4 3.2 7.1 2.0 0.6 3.6 2.8 30.8
1980-81 ★ 30 SEA NBA SG 36 1078 9.8 22.2 .442 0.3 1.1 .240 9.5 21.1 .453 6.8 8.2 .832 0.5 2.5 3.0 6.6 2.0 0.6 3.5 3.1 26.7
1981-82 31 NYK NBA SG 18 12 451 9.2 20.8 .443 0.2 0.9 .250 9.0 19.9 .452 3.9 5.0 .766 1.0 1.4 2.4 10.7 2.0 0.9 5.0 6.5 22.5
1982-83 32 NYK NBA SG 80 59 1978 8.0 17.3 .459 0.4 1.2 .292 7.6 16.1 .471 3.7 4.6 .804 0.5 2.4 2.9 11.0 2.2 0.4 4.9 4.5 20.0
1983-84 33 PHO NBA SG 59 2 865 7.9 17.1 .460 0.4 1.4 .269 7.5 15.7 .477 6.4 7.8 .824 0.4 1.9 2.4 8.1 2.2 0.3 4.2 3.8 22.5
Career NBA 823 73 20947 11.1 21.9 .504 0.4 1.3 .275 11.2 22.0 .508 5.8 7.0 .820 0.9 2.5 3.5 7.8 2.3 0.6 4.2 3.8 28.5
6 seasons PHO NBA 465 2 14212 12.0 23.2 .516 0.4 1.6 .277 11.8 22.8 .520 6.2 7.4 .832 0.8 2.3 3.2 7.7 2.4 0.5 4.1 3.0 30.2
3 seasons BOS NBA 224 3228 9.4 18.6 .493 10.9 22.0 .493 4.8 6.4 .754 1.5 3.5 6.1 6.6 1.9 1.1 7.4 26.5
2 seasons NYK NBA 98 71 2429 8.2 18.0 .455 0.3 1.1 .286 7.9 16.8 .467 3.7 4.7 .797 0.6 2.2 2.8 10.9 2.1 0.5 4.9 4.9 20.4
1 season SEA NBA 36 1078 9.8 22.2 .442 0.3 1.1 .240 9.5 21.1 .453 6.8 8.2 .832 0.5 2.5 3.0 6.6 2.0 0.6 3.5 3.1 26.7

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
1972-73 22 BOS NBA SG 60 482 14.2 .490 .420 .406 6.3 18.3 0.5 0.9 1.4 .140
1973-74 23 BOS NBA SG 82 1165 16.1 .542 .501 .322 4.2 7.6 5.9 20.6 1.5 1.4 96 1.7 1.5 3.2 .132
1974-75 24 BOS NBA SG 82 1581 17.3 .544 .510 .233 2.8 7.4 5.1 21.5 2.2 1.1 95 3.0 2.2 5.1 .156
1975-76 25 PHO NBA PG 82 2960 19.9 .551 .494 .331 2.7 6.7 4.8 23.3 3.2 0.7 98 6.3 3.2 9.6 .155
1976-77 ★ 26 PHO NBA PG 81 2600 21.4 .571 .518 .333 2.4 5.5 3.9 29.4 2.3 0.4 99 6.9 2.7 9.6 .178
1977-78 ★ 27 PHO NBA SG 80 2481 23.8 .565 .516 .311 1.7 5.2 3.4 28.5 2.4 0.6 13.6 30.9 107 100 6.9 2.9 9.8 .190
1978-79 ★ 28 PHO NBA SG 81 2641 22.6 .580 .535 .271 1.5 5.1 3.3 29.9 1.9 0.5 12.2 27.8 114 106 8.2 2.2 10.4 .189
1979-80 ★ 29 PHO NBA SG 82 2665 21.1 .593 .535 .336 .071 1.9 5.7 3.9 24.2 2.0 0.7 12.0 25.6 116 105 7.7 2.8 10.5 .189
1980-81 ★ 30 SEA NBA SG 36 1078 16.5 .517 .448 .368 .050 1.1 5.7 3.5 21.5 2.0 0.7 11.8 24.9 106 107 1.5 0.9 2.4 .106
1981-82 31 NYK NBA SG 18 451 13.3 .489 .448 .242 .041 2.2 3.4 2.8 31.8 2.0 1.0 18.0 23.9 99 111 0.0 0.3 0.3 .032
1982-83 32 NYK NBA SG 80 1978 14.1 .516 .469 .266 .069 1.1 5.8 3.4 33.4 2.2 0.5 20.2 20.9 100 102 1.0 2.7 3.7 .091
1983-84 33 PHO NBA SG 59 865 14.6 .549 .471 .454 .083 1.1 4.8 2.9 22.4 2.2 0.4 17.0 21.5 107 110 0.9 0.7 1.5 .086
Career NBA 823 20947 19.4 .558 .506 .314 .020 2.1 5.8 4.0 26.2 2.3 0.7 13.9 26.0 109 101 44.6 23.0 67.7 .155
6 seasons PHO NBA 465 14212 21.3 .571 .518 .321 .016 2.0 5.6 3.8 26.7 2.4 0.6 13.0 27.4 112 102 37.0 14.5 51.5 .174
3 seasons BOS NBA 224 3228 16.4 .534 .493 .291 3.4 7.5 5.6 20.7 1.9 1.2 96 5.2 4.6 9.7 .145
2 seasons NYK NBA 98 2429 13.9 .510 .464 .260 .063 1.3 5.3 3.3 33.1 2.1 0.6 19.7 21.4 100 104 1.0 3.0 4.0 .080
1 season SEA NBA 36 1078 16.5 .517 .448 .368 .050 1.1 5.7 3.5 21.5 2.0 0.7 11.8 24.9 106 107 1.5 0.9 2.4 .106

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
1972-73 22 BOS NBA SG 11 109 19 39 .487 19 39 .487 5 7 .714 7 9 24 43
1973-74 ❍ 23 BOS NBA SG 18 241 46 100 .460 46 100 .460 11 15 .733 6 15 21 31 8 2 37 103
1974-75 24 BOS NBA SG 11 183 38 81 .469 38 81 .469 12 18 .667 5 8 13 32 6 2 21 88
1975-76 25 PHO NBA PG 19 685 165 323 .511 165 323 .511 71 93 .763 14 33 47 96 34 9 61 401
1977-78 27 PHO NBA SG 2 66 22 47 .468 22 47 .468 8 9 .889 3 3 6 19 1 0 5 4 52
1978-79 28 PHO NBA SG 15 534 142 287 .495 142 287 .495 52 66 .788 7 26 33 64 15 5 38 38 336
1979-80 29 PHO NBA SG 8 253 69 142 .486 1 12 .083 68 130 .523 28 32 .875 2 8 10 31 11 3 13 20 167
1982-83 32 NYK NBA SG 6 156 22 50 .440 3 8 .375 19 42 .452 10 13 .769 0 8 8 34 2 2 9 13 57
1983-84 33 PHO NBA SG 17 222 30 80 .375 2 9 .222 28 71 .394 28 32 .875 3 5 8 37 12 0 24 23 90
Career NBA 107 2449 553 1149 .481 6 29 .207 547 1120 .488 225 285 .789 40 106 153 353 89 23 89 241 1337
5 seasons PHO NBA 61 1760 428 879 .487 3 21 .143 425 858 .495 187 232 .806 29 75 104 247 73 17 80 146 1046
3 seasons BOS NBA 40 533 103 220 .468 103 220 .468 28 40 .700 11 23 41 72 14 4 82 234
1 season NYK NBA 6 156 22 50 .440 3 8 .375 19 42 .452 10 13 .769 0 8 8 34 2 2 9 13 57

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
1972-73 22 BOS NBA SG 11 9.9 1.7 3.5 .487 1.7 3.5 .487 0.5 0.6 .714 0.6 0.8 2.2 3.9
1973-74 ❍ 23 BOS NBA SG 18 13.4 2.6 5.6 .460 2.6 5.6 .460 0.6 0.8 .733 0.3 0.8 1.2 1.7 0.4 0.1 2.1 5.7
1974-75 24 BOS NBA SG 11 16.6 3.5 7.4 .469 3.5 7.4 .469 1.1 1.6 .667 0.5 0.7 1.2 2.9 0.5 0.2 1.9 8.0
1975-76 25 PHO NBA PG 19 36.1 8.7 17.0 .511 8.7 17.0 .511 3.7 4.9 .763 0.7 1.7 2.5 5.1 1.8 0.5 3.2 21.1
1977-78 27 PHO NBA SG 2 33.0 11.0 23.5 .468 11.0 23.5 .468 4.0 4.5 .889 1.5 1.5 3.0 9.5 0.5 0.0 2.5 2.0 26.0
1978-79 28 PHO NBA SG 15 35.6 9.5 19.1 .495 9.5 19.1 .495 3.5 4.4 .788 0.5 1.7 2.2 4.3 1.0 0.3 2.5 2.5 22.4
1979-80 29 PHO NBA SG 8 31.6 8.6 17.8 .486 0.1 1.5 .083 8.5 16.3 .523 3.5 4.0 .875 0.3 1.0 1.3 3.9 1.4 0.4 1.6 2.5 20.9
1982-83 32 NYK NBA SG 6 26.0 3.7 8.3 .440 0.5 1.3 .375 3.2 7.0 .452 1.7 2.2 .769 0.0 1.3 1.3 5.7 0.3 0.3 1.5 2.2 9.5
1983-84 33 PHO NBA SG 17 13.1 1.8 4.7 .375 0.1 0.5 .222 1.6 4.2 .394 1.6 1.9 .875 0.2 0.3 0.5 2.2 0.7 0.0 1.4 1.4 5.3
Career NBA 107 22.9 5.2 10.7 .481 0.2 0.9 .207 5.1 10.5 .488 2.1 2.7 .789 0.4 1.1 1.4 3.3 0.9 0.2 1.9 2.3 12.5
5 seasons PHO NBA 61 28.9 7.0 14.4 .487 0.1 0.8 .143 7.0 14.1 .495 3.1 3.8 .806 0.5 1.2 1.7 4.0 1.2 0.3 1.9 2.4 17.1
3 seasons BOS NBA 40 13.3 2.6 5.5 .468 2.6 5.5 .468 0.7 1.0 .700 0.4 0.8 1.0 1.8 0.5 0.1 2.1 5.9
1 season NYK NBA 6 26.0 3.7 8.3 .440 0.5 1.3 .375 3.2 7.0 .452 1.7 2.2 .769 0.0 1.3 1.3 5.7 0.3 0.3 1.5 2.2 9.5

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
1972-73 22 BOS NBA SG 11 109 6.3 12.9 .487 6.3 12.9 .487 1.7 2.3 .714 2.3 3.0 7.9 14.2
1973-74 ❍ 23 BOS NBA SG 18 241 6.9 14.9 .460 6.9 14.9 .460 1.6 2.2 .733 0.9 2.2 3.1 4.6 1.2 0.3 5.5 15.4
1974-75 24 BOS NBA SG 11 183 7.5 15.9 .469 7.5 15.9 .469 2.4 3.5 .667 1.0 1.6 2.6 6.3 1.2 0.4 4.1 17.3
1975-76 25 PHO NBA PG 19 685 8.7 17.0 .511 8.7 17.0 .511 3.7 4.9 .763 0.7 1.7 2.5 5.0 1.8 0.5 3.2 21.1
1977-78 27 PHO NBA SG 2 66 12.0 25.6 .468 12.0 25.6 .468 4.4 4.9 .889 1.6 1.6 3.3 10.4 0.5 0.0 2.7 2.2 28.4
1978-79 28 PHO NBA SG 15 534 9.6 19.3 .495 9.6 19.3 .495 3.5 4.4 .788 0.5 1.8 2.2 4.3 1.0 0.3 2.6 2.6 22.7
1979-80 29 PHO NBA SG 8 253 9.8 20.2 .486 0.1 1.7 .083 9.7 18.5 .523 4.0 4.6 .875 0.3 1.1 1.4 4.4 1.6 0.4 1.8 2.8 23.8
1982-83 32 NYK NBA SG 6 156 5.1 11.5 .440 0.7 1.8 .375 4.4 9.7 .452 2.3 3.0 .769 0.0 1.8 1.8 7.8 0.5 0.5 2.1 3.0 13.2
1983-84 33 PHO NBA SG 17 222 4.9 13.0 .375 0.3 1.5 .222 4.5 11.5 .394 4.5 5.2 .875 0.5 0.8 1.3 6.0 1.9 0.0 3.9 3.7 14.6
Career NBA 107 2449 8.1 16.9 .481 0.3 1.7 .207 8.0 16.5 .488 3.3 4.2 .789 0.6 1.6 2.2 5.2 1.4 0.4 2.6 3.5 19.7
5 seasons PHO NBA 61 1760 8.8 18.0 .487 0.2 1.6 .143 8.7 17.6 .495 3.8 4.7 .806 0.6 1.5 2.1 5.1 1.5 0.3 2.7 3.0 21.4
3 seasons BOS NBA 40 533 7.0 14.9 .468 7.0 14.9 .468 1.9 2.7 .700 0.9 2.0 2.8 4.9 1.2 0.3 5.5 15.8
1 season NYK NBA 6 156 5.1 11.5 .440 0.7 1.8 .375 4.4 9.7 .452 2.3 3.0 .769 0.0 1.8 1.8 7.8 0.5 0.5 2.1 3.0 13.2

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
1973-74 ❍ 23 BOS NBA SG 18 241 8.9 19.4 .460 8.9 19.4 .460 2.1 2.9 .733 1.2 2.9 4.1 6.0 1.6 0.4 7.2 20.0
1974-75 24 BOS NBA SG 11 183 9.5 20.3 .469 9.5 20.3 .469 3.0 4.5 .667 1.3 2.0 3.3 8.0 1.5 0.5 5.3 22.1
1975-76 25 PHO NBA PG 19 685 11.1 21.7 .511 11.1 21.7 .511 4.8 6.2 .763 0.9 2.2 3.2 6.4 2.3 0.6 4.1 26.9
1977-78 27 PHO NBA SG 2 66 15.9 33.9 .468 15.9 33.9 .468 5.8 6.5 .889 2.2 2.2 4.3 13.7 0.7 0.0 3.6 2.9 37.5
1978-79 28 PHO NBA SG 15 534 12.4 25.1 .495 12.4 25.1 .495 4.5 5.8 .788 0.6 2.3 2.9 5.6 1.3 0.4 3.3 3.3 29.4
1979-80 29 PHO NBA SG 8 253 13.0 26.8 .486 0.2 2.3 .083 12.8 24.6 .523 5.3 6.0 .875 0.4 1.5 1.9 5.9 2.1 0.6 2.5 3.8 31.6
1982-83 32 NYK NBA SG 6 156 7.0 15.8 .440 1.0 2.5 .375 6.0 13.3 .452 3.2 4.1 .769 0.0 2.5 2.5 10.8 0.6 0.6 2.9 4.1 18.1
1983-84 33 PHO NBA SG 17 222 6.6 17.7 .375 0.4 2.0 .222 6.2 15.7 .394 6.2 7.1 .875 0.7 1.1 1.8 8.2 2.7 0.0 5.3 5.1 19.9
Career NBA 107 2449 10.7 22.3 .481 0.5 2.2 .207 11.0 22.5 .488 4.5 5.7 .789 0.8 2.1 3.1 6.9 1.8 0.5 3.4 4.8 26.8
5 seasons PHO NBA 61 1760 11.4 23.4 .487 0.3 2.1 .143 11.3 22.9 .495 5.0 6.2 .806 0.8 2.0 2.8 6.6 1.9 0.5 3.5 3.9 27.9
3 seasons BOS NBA 40 533 9.2 19.8 .468 11.3 24.1 .468 3.1 4.4 .700 1.2 2.5 4.5 6.9 1.5 0.4 9.0 25.6
1 season NYK NBA 6 156 7.0 15.8 .440 1.0 2.5 .375 6.0 13.3 .452 3.2 4.1 .769 0.0 2.5 2.5 10.8 0.6 0.6 2.9 4.1 18.1

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
1972-73 22 BOS NBA SG 11 109 9.3 .511 .487 .179 3.2 11.2 0.1 0.1 0.2 .090
1973-74 ❍ 23 BOS NBA SG 18 241 13.0 .483 .460 .150 2.7 6.5 4.6 19.1 1.6 0.4 95 0.1 0.3 0.5 .090
1974-75 24 BOS NBA SG 11 183 15.4 .495 .469 .222 2.7 5.0 3.8 24.6 1.5 0.6 104 0.3 0.0 0.3 .083
1975-76 25 PHO NBA PG 19 685 19.1 .551 .511 .288 2.1 5.3 3.7 23.3 2.3 0.7 101 1.3 0.6 1.9 .134
1977-78 27 PHO NBA SG 2 66 26.3 .510 .468 .191 4.2 6.2 5.0 56.4 0.7 0.0 8.9 34.2 107 107 0.2 0.0 0.2 .157
1978-79 28 PHO NBA SG 15 534 17.8 .532 .495 .230 1.5 4.9 3.3 20.9 1.3 0.5 10.7 26.6 105 102 0.9 0.6 1.5 .135
1979-80 29 PHO NBA SG 8 253 18.8 .535 .489 .225 .085 0.9 3.4 2.2 19.0 2.1 0.6 7.7 27.5 109 112 0.5 0.0 0.6 .106
1982-83 32 NYK NBA SG 6 156 13.0 .511 .470 .260 .160 0.0 6.0 3.0 31.8 0.6 0.7 13.9 17.7 109 112 0.2 0.0 0.3 .077
1983-84 33 PHO NBA SG 17 222 9.9 .478 .388 .400 .113 1.6 2.5 2.1 21.9 2.7 0.0 20.3 22.4 94 112 -0.2 0.1 0.0 -0.007
Career NBA 107 2449 16.4 .525 .484 .248 .025 1.8 4.9 3.4 22.8 1.8 0.5 11.7 25.3 105 104 3.6 1.8 5.4 .106
5 seasons PHO NBA 61 1760 17.8 .533 .489 .264 .024 1.8 4.6 3.2 23.0 1.9 0.5 11.5 26.4 104 104 2.8 1.3 4.2 .113
3 seasons BOS NBA 40 533 13.0 .492 .468 .182 2.7 5.9 4.0 19.3 1.5 0.5 99 0.6 0.4 1.0 .088
1 season NYK NBA 6 156 13.0 .511 .470 .260 .160 0.0 6.0 3.0 31.8 0.6 0.7 13.9 17.7 109 112 0.2 0.0 0.3 .077

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
1976-77 26 PHO NBA PG 1 1 31:00 10 16 .625 0 0 0 1 6 3 2 2 20
1977-78 27 PHO NBA SG 1 1 24:00 9 14 .643 2 5 .400 0 0 5 1 1 3 4 20
1978-79 28 PHO NBA SG 1 1 21:00 8 12 .667 1 2 .500 0 1 5 0 0 1 0 17
1979-80 29 PHO NBA SG 1 0 27:00 8 14 .571 0 2 .000 5 6 .833 1 1 5 2 1 3 5 21
1980-81 30 SEA NBA SG 1 1 25:00 8 12 .667 0 0 3 3 1.000 2 4 3 0 1 4 3 19
Career NBA 5 4 128 43 68 .632 0 2 .000 11 16 .688 3 7 24 6 5 11 14 97

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
Paul Westphal 10.5 10.4 9.8 9.6 9.6 5.1 3.7 3.2 2.4 1.5 1.4 0.3
Mark Price 91.1 11.3 10.1 10.0 9.8 9.1 7.8 4.2 4.0 2.0 1.7 1.1 0.0
Donnie Freeman 85.7 10.0 9.7 8.9 7.6 7.3 5.1 3.7 3.4 2.4
Fat Lever 84.7 10.4 9.7 9.2 8.8 5.2 4.8 4.5 4.4 2.9 1.3 0.0
Mookie Blaylock 83.6 12.5 10.2 9.4 9.0 7.0 5.6 4.9 4.7 3.5 3.3 2.1 -0.3
Mack Calvin 83.2 10.4 9.0 8.8 8.5 8.5 7.7 2.8 1.8 1.5 1.4 0.0
Gus Williams 83.1 11.6 10.2 8.5 8.3 7.7 5.9 5.1 4.2 3.6 2.8 0.1
Jeff Mullins 82.9 10.0 9.9 8.3 8.2 6.8 5.7 5.6 4.5 2.3 0.9 0.8 -0.3
Deron Williams 82.9 11.3 10.9 10.3 8.4 7.3 7.2 5.4 4.1 2.8
Dale Ellis 82.4 10.8 9.3 9.0 7.6 6.4 6.4 4.8 3.4 3.2 2.4 1.6 1.5
Terrell Brandon 82.2 12.7 10.8 8.6 8.5 5.6 5.1 3.9 3.7 3.2 2.9 0.9
Career Win Shares (Best to Worst)
Player Sim 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13
Paul Westphal 10.5 10.4 9.8 9.6 9.6 5.1 3.7 3.2 2.4 1.5 1.4 0.3
Mark Price 91.1 11.3 10.1 10.0 9.8 9.1 7.8 4.2 4.0 2.0 1.7 1.1 0.0
Donnie Freeman 85.7 10.0 9.7 8.9 7.6 7.3 5.1 3.7 3.4 2.4
Fat Lever 84.7 10.4 9.7 9.2 8.8 5.2 4.8 4.5 4.4 2.9 1.3 0.0
Mookie Blaylock 83.6 12.5 10.2 9.4 9.0 7.0 5.6 4.9 4.7 3.5 3.3 2.1 -0.1 -0.3
Mack Calvin 83.2 10.4 9.0 8.8 8.5 8.5 7.7 2.8 1.8 1.5 1.4 0.0
Gus Williams 83.1 11.6 10.2 8.5 8.3 7.7 5.9 5.1 4.2 3.6 2.8 0.1
Deron Williams 82.9 11.3 10.9 10.3 8.4 7.3 7.2 5.4 4.1 2.8
Jeff Mullins 82.9 10.0 9.9 8.3 8.2 6.8 5.7 5.6 4.5 2.3 0.9 0.8 -0.3
Terrell Brandon 82.2 12.7 10.8 8.6 8.5 5.6 5.1 3.9 3.7 3.2 2.9 0.9
Dick Van Arsdale 81.3 10.4 10.2 9.0 8.7 7.0 5.9 5.6 5.2 4.0 3.8 2.7 2.6

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
1968-69 18 USC 19 134 262 87 119 106 355 .511 .731 18.7 5.6
1969-70 19 USC 26 147 277 84 110 68 378 .531 .764 14.5 2.6
1970-71 20 USC 26 157 328 109 150 84 423 .479 .727 16.3 3.2
1971-72 21 USC 14 106 219 72 95 74 284 .484 .758 20.3 5.3
Career 66 410 824 265 355 226 1085 .498 .746 16.4 3.4

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Honors
1970-71 NCAA AP All-America (2nd)
1976-77 NBA All-NBA (1st)
1977-78 NBA All-NBA (2nd)
1978-79 NBA All-NBA (1st)
1979-80 NBA All-NBA (1st)

MVP Award Shares
1975-76 NBA 0.001 (24)
1977-78 NBA 0.013 (6)
Career 0.014 (153)

Championships
(Minimum 1 playoff game)
1974 Boston Celtics (NBA)

Games
1973-74 NBA 82 (1)
1974-75 NBA 82 (2)
1975-76 NBA 82 (2)
1979-80 NBA 82 (2)

Field Goals
1977-78 NBA 809 (5)
1978-79 NBA 801 (3)

Field Goal Attempts
1977-78 NBA 1568 (9)
1978-79 NBA 1496 (4)

Assists
1976-77 NBA 459 (10)
1978-79 NBA 529 (5)

Steals
1975-76 NBA 210 (2)

Points
1975-76 NBA 1679 (9)
1977-78 NBA 2014 (5)
1978-79 NBA 1941 (5)

Field Goal Pct
1974-75 NBA .510 (7)
Career NBA .504 (98)

Points Per Game
1977-78 NBA 25.2 (7)
1978-79 NBA 24.0 (7)

Assists Per Game
1976-77 NBA 5.7 (9)
1977-78 NBA 5.5 (10)
1978-79 NBA 6.5 (5)

Steals Per Game
1975-76 NBA 2.6 (3)

Player Efficiency Rating
1976-77 NBA 21.4 (6)
1977-78 NBA 23.8 (5)
1978-79 NBA 22.6 (6)
Career NBA 19.4 (78)
Career 19.4 (84)

True Shooting Pct
1979-80 NBA .593 (10)

Effective Field Goal Pct
1974-75 NBA .510 (7)

Assist Pct
1975-76 NBA 23.3 (9)
1976-77 NBA 29.4 (5)
1977-78 NBA 28.5 (5)
1978-79 NBA 29.9 (7)
1982-83 NBA 33.4 (8)
Career NBA 26.2 (87)
Career 26.2 (89)

Steal Pct
1975-76 NBA 3.2 (4)
Career NBA 2.3 (93)

Usage Pct
1977-78 NBA 30.9 (2)
1978-79 NBA 27.8 (8)

Defensive Rating
Career NBA 101.5 (63)
Career 101.5 (77)

Offensive Win Shares
1976-77 NBA 6.9 (9)
1977-78 NBA 6.9 (10)
1978-79 NBA 8.2 (7)
1979-80 NBA 7.7 (8)

Win Shares
1975-76 NBA 9.6 (8)
1978-79 NBA 10.4 (8)

Win Shares Per 48 Minutes
1977-78 NBA .190 (8)
1978-79 NBA .189 (4)
1979-80 NBA .189 (6)
Career NBA .155 (72)
Career .155 (76)

Hall of Fame Probability
Career 0.106 (172)

NBA Elo Player Rating
146th (overall) as of Sep 4, 2014, 12:47PM

   

Transactions

April 10, 1972: Drafted by the Boston Celtics in the 1st round (10th pick) of the 1972 NBA Draft.

May 23, 1975: Traded by the Boston Celtics with a 1975 2nd round draft pick (Jimmy Dan Conner was later selected) and a 1976 2nd round draft pick (Butch Feher was later selected) to the Phoenix Suns for Charlie Scott.

June 4, 1980: Traded by the Phoenix Suns to the Seattle SuperSonics for Dennis Johnson.

February 12, 1982: Signed as a veteran free agent with the New York Knicks.

June 20, 1983: Waived by the New York Knicks.

September 27, 1983: Signed as a free agent with the Phoenix Suns.

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