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Ray Williams

Thomas Ray Williams

Position: Point Guard and Shooting Guard ▪ Shoots: Right
Height: 6-3 ▪ Weight: 188 lbs.
Born: October 14, 1954 in Mount Vernon, New York
Died: March 22, 2013
High School: Mount Vernon in Mount Vernon, New York
College: University of Minnesota
Draft: New York Knicks, 1st round (10th pick, 10th overall), 1977 NBA Draft
NBA Debut: October 18, 1977
Relatives: Brother of Gus Williams

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

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Fine Details ▪ Last updated Sep 22, 2014 1:17 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
1977-78 23 NYK NBA PG 81 1550 305 689 .443 305 689 .443 146 207 .705 85 124 209 363 108 15 242 211 756
1978-79 24 NYK NBA PG 81 2370 575 1257 .457 575 1257 .457 251 313 .802 104 187 291 504 128 19 285 274 1401
1979-80 25 NYK NBA PG 82 2582 687 1384 .496 7 37 .189 680 1347 .505 333 423 .787 149 263 412 512 167 24 256 295 1714
1980-81 26 NYK NBA PG 79 2742 616 1335 .461 16 68 .235 600 1267 .474 312 382 .817 122 199 321 432 185 37 235 270 1560
1981-82 27 NJN NBA SG 82 69 2732 639 1383 .462 9 54 .167 630 1329 .474 387 465 .832 117 208 325 488 199 43 290 302 1674
1982-83 28 KCK NBA PG 72 68 2170 419 1068 .392 15 74 .203 404 994 .406 256 333 .769 93 234 327 569 120 26 335 248 1109
1983-84 29 NYK NBA SG 76 63 2230 418 939 .445 25 81 .309 393 858 .458 263 318 .827 67 200 267 449 162 26 219 274 1124
1984-85 30 BOS NBA PG 23 5 459 55 143 .385 6 23 .261 49 120 .408 31 46 .674 16 41 57 90 30 5 42 56 147
1985-86 31 TOT NBA PG 47 21 827 117 306 .382 6 19 .316 111 287 .387 115 126 .913 35 51 86 187 61 4 101 124 355
1985-86 31 ATL NBA PG 19 13 367 57 143 .399 4 11 .364 53 132 .402 41 48 .854 19 26 45 67 28 1 41 48 159
1985-86 31 SAS NBA PG 23 8 397 50 131 .382 2 6 .333 48 125 .384 62 64 .969 13 24 37 111 28 3 51 64 164
1985-86 31 NJN NBA PG 5 0 63 10 32 .313 0 2 .000 10 30 .333 12 14 .857 3 1 4 9 5 0 9 12 32
1986-87 32 NJN NBA PG 32 14 800 131 290 .452 7 28 .250 124 262 .473 49 60 .817 26 49 75 185 38 9 94 111 318
Career NBA 655 240 18462 3962 8794 .451 91 384 .237 3871 8410 .460 2143 2673 .802 814 1556 2370 3779 1198 208 2099 2165 10158
5 seasons NYK NBA 399 63 11474 2601 5604 .464 48 186 .258 2553 5418 .471 1305 1643 .794 527 973 1500 2260 750 121 1237 1324 6555
3 seasons NJN NBA 119 83 3595 780 1705 .457 16 84 .190 764 1621 .471 448 539 .831 146 258 404 682 242 52 393 425 2024
1 season KCK NBA 72 68 2170 419 1068 .392 15 74 .203 404 994 .406 256 333 .769 93 234 327 569 120 26 335 248 1109
1 season BOS NBA 23 5 459 55 143 .385 6 23 .261 49 120 .408 31 46 .674 16 41 57 90 30 5 42 56 147
1 season SAS NBA 23 8 397 50 131 .382 2 6 .333 48 125 .384 62 64 .969 13 24 37 111 28 3 51 64 164
1 season ATL NBA 19 13 367 57 143 .399 4 11 .364 53 132 .402 41 48 .854 19 26 45 67 28 1 41 48 159

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
1977-78 23 NYK NBA PG 81 19.1 3.8 8.5 .443 3.8 8.5 .443 1.8 2.6 .705 1.0 1.5 2.6 4.5 1.3 0.2 3.0 2.6 9.3
1978-79 24 NYK NBA PG 81 29.3 7.1 15.5 .457 7.1 15.5 .457 3.1 3.9 .802 1.3 2.3 3.6 6.2 1.6 0.2 3.5 3.4 17.3
1979-80 25 NYK NBA PG 82 31.5 8.4 16.9 .496 0.1 0.5 .189 8.3 16.4 .505 4.1 5.2 .787 1.8 3.2 5.0 6.2 2.0 0.3 3.1 3.6 20.9
1980-81 26 NYK NBA PG 79 34.7 7.8 16.9 .461 0.2 0.9 .235 7.6 16.0 .474 3.9 4.8 .817 1.5 2.5 4.1 5.5 2.3 0.5 3.0 3.4 19.7
1981-82 27 NJN NBA SG 82 69 33.3 7.8 16.9 .462 0.1 0.7 .167 7.7 16.2 .474 4.7 5.7 .832 1.4 2.5 4.0 6.0 2.4 0.5 3.5 3.7 20.4
1982-83 28 KCK NBA PG 72 68 30.1 5.8 14.8 .392 0.2 1.0 .203 5.6 13.8 .406 3.6 4.6 .769 1.3 3.3 4.5 7.9 1.7 0.4 4.7 3.4 15.4
1983-84 29 NYK NBA SG 76 63 29.3 5.5 12.4 .445 0.3 1.1 .309 5.2 11.3 .458 3.5 4.2 .827 0.9 2.6 3.5 5.9 2.1 0.3 2.9 3.6 14.8
1984-85 30 BOS NBA PG 23 5 20.0 2.4 6.2 .385 0.3 1.0 .261 2.1 5.2 .408 1.3 2.0 .674 0.7 1.8 2.5 3.9 1.3 0.2 1.8 2.4 6.4
1985-86 31 TOT NBA PG 47 21 17.6 2.5 6.5 .382 0.1 0.4 .316 2.4 6.1 .387 2.4 2.7 .913 0.7 1.1 1.8 4.0 1.3 0.1 2.1 2.6 7.6
1985-86 31 ATL NBA PG 19 13 19.3 3.0 7.5 .399 0.2 0.6 .364 2.8 6.9 .402 2.2 2.5 .854 1.0 1.4 2.4 3.5 1.5 0.1 2.2 2.5 8.4
1985-86 31 SAS NBA PG 23 8 17.3 2.2 5.7 .382 0.1 0.3 .333 2.1 5.4 .384 2.7 2.8 .969 0.6 1.0 1.6 4.8 1.2 0.1 2.2 2.8 7.1
1985-86 31 NJN NBA PG 5 0 12.6 2.0 6.4 .313 0.0 0.4 .000 2.0 6.0 .333 2.4 2.8 .857 0.6 0.2 0.8 1.8 1.0 0.0 1.8 2.4 6.4
1986-87 32 NJN NBA PG 32 14 25.0 4.1 9.1 .452 0.2 0.9 .250 3.9 8.2 .473 1.5 1.9 .817 0.8 1.5 2.3 5.8 1.2 0.3 2.9 3.5 9.9
Career NBA 655 240 28.2 6.0 13.4 .451 0.2 0.8 .237 5.9 12.8 .460 3.3 4.1 .802 1.2 2.4 3.6 5.8 1.8 0.3 3.2 3.3 15.5
5 seasons NYK NBA 399 63 28.8 6.5 14.0 .464 0.2 0.8 .258 6.4 13.6 .471 3.3 4.1 .794 1.3 2.4 3.8 5.7 1.9 0.3 3.1 3.3 16.4
3 seasons NJN NBA 119 83 30.2 6.6 14.3 .457 0.1 0.7 .190 6.4 13.6 .471 3.8 4.5 .831 1.2 2.2 3.4 5.7 2.0 0.4 3.3 3.6 17.0
1 season KCK NBA 72 68 30.1 5.8 14.8 .392 0.2 1.0 .203 5.6 13.8 .406 3.6 4.6 .769 1.3 3.3 4.5 7.9 1.7 0.4 4.7 3.4 15.4
1 season BOS NBA 23 5 20.0 2.4 6.2 .385 0.3 1.0 .261 2.1 5.2 .408 1.3 2.0 .674 0.7 1.8 2.5 3.9 1.3 0.2 1.8 2.4 6.4
1 season SAS NBA 23 8 17.3 2.2 5.7 .382 0.1 0.3 .333 2.1 5.4 .384 2.7 2.8 .969 0.6 1.0 1.6 4.8 1.2 0.1 2.2 2.8 7.1
1 season ATL NBA 19 13 19.3 3.0 7.5 .399 0.2 0.6 .364 2.8 6.9 .402 2.2 2.5 .854 1.0 1.4 2.4 3.5 1.5 0.1 2.2 2.5 8.4

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
1977-78 23 NYK NBA PG 81 1550 7.1 16.0 .443 7.1 16.0 .443 3.4 4.8 .705 2.0 2.9 4.9 8.4 2.5 0.3 5.6 4.9 17.6
1978-79 24 NYK NBA PG 81 2370 8.7 19.1 .457 8.7 19.1 .457 3.8 4.8 .802 1.6 2.8 4.4 7.7 1.9 0.3 4.3 4.2 21.3
1979-80 25 NYK NBA PG 82 2582 9.6 19.3 .496 0.1 0.5 .189 9.5 18.8 .505 4.6 5.9 .787 2.1 3.7 5.7 7.1 2.3 0.3 3.6 4.1 23.9
1980-81 26 NYK NBA PG 79 2742 8.1 17.5 .461 0.2 0.9 .235 7.9 16.6 .474 4.1 5.0 .817 1.6 2.6 4.2 5.7 2.4 0.5 3.1 3.5 20.5
1981-82 27 NJN NBA SG 82 69 2732 8.4 18.2 .462 0.1 0.7 .167 8.3 17.5 .474 5.1 6.1 .832 1.5 2.7 4.3 6.4 2.6 0.6 3.8 4.0 22.1
1982-83 28 KCK NBA PG 72 68 2170 7.0 17.7 .392 0.2 1.2 .203 6.7 16.5 .406 4.2 5.5 .769 1.5 3.9 5.4 9.4 2.0 0.4 5.6 4.1 18.4
1983-84 29 NYK NBA SG 76 63 2230 6.7 15.2 .445 0.4 1.3 .309 6.3 13.9 .458 4.2 5.1 .827 1.1 3.2 4.3 7.2 2.6 0.4 3.5 4.4 18.1
1984-85 30 BOS NBA PG 23 5 459 4.3 11.2 .385 0.5 1.8 .261 3.8 9.4 .408 2.4 3.6 .674 1.3 3.2 4.5 7.1 2.4 0.4 3.3 4.4 11.5
1985-86 31 TOT NBA PG 47 21 827 5.1 13.3 .382 0.3 0.8 .316 4.8 12.5 .387 5.0 5.5 .913 1.5 2.2 3.7 8.1 2.7 0.2 4.4 5.4 15.5
1985-86 31 ATL NBA PG 19 13 367 5.6 14.0 .399 0.4 1.1 .364 5.2 12.9 .402 4.0 4.7 .854 1.9 2.6 4.4 6.6 2.7 0.1 4.0 4.7 15.6
1985-86 31 SAS NBA PG 23 8 397 4.5 11.9 .382 0.2 0.5 .333 4.4 11.3 .384 5.6 5.8 .969 1.2 2.2 3.4 10.1 2.5 0.3 4.6 5.8 14.9
1985-86 31 NJN NBA PG 5 0 63 5.7 18.3 .313 0.0 1.1 .000 5.7 17.1 .333 6.9 8.0 .857 1.7 0.6 2.3 5.1 2.9 0.0 5.1 6.9 18.3
1986-87 32 NJN NBA PG 32 14 800 5.9 13.1 .452 0.3 1.3 .250 5.6 11.8 .473 2.2 2.7 .817 1.2 2.2 3.4 8.3 1.7 0.4 4.2 5.0 14.3
Career NBA 655 240 18462 7.7 17.1 .451 0.2 1.0 .237 7.5 16.4 .460 4.2 5.2 .802 1.6 3.0 4.6 7.4 2.3 0.4 4.1 4.2 19.8
5 seasons NYK NBA 399 63 11474 8.2 17.6 .464 0.2 0.9 .258 8.0 17.0 .471 4.1 5.2 .794 1.7 3.1 4.7 7.1 2.4 0.4 3.9 4.2 20.6
3 seasons NJN NBA 119 83 3595 7.8 17.1 .457 0.2 0.8 .190 7.7 16.2 .471 4.5 5.4 .831 1.5 2.6 4.0 6.8 2.4 0.5 3.9 4.3 20.3
1 season KCK NBA 72 68 2170 7.0 17.7 .392 0.2 1.2 .203 6.7 16.5 .406 4.2 5.5 .769 1.5 3.9 5.4 9.4 2.0 0.4 5.6 4.1 18.4
1 season BOS NBA 23 5 459 4.3 11.2 .385 0.5 1.8 .261 3.8 9.4 .408 2.4 3.6 .674 1.3 3.2 4.5 7.1 2.4 0.4 3.3 4.4 11.5
1 season SAS NBA 23 8 397 4.5 11.9 .382 0.2 0.5 .333 4.4 11.3 .384 5.6 5.8 .969 1.2 2.2 3.4 10.1 2.5 0.3 4.6 5.8 14.9
1 season ATL NBA 19 13 367 5.6 14.0 .399 0.4 1.1 .364 5.2 12.9 .402 4.0 4.7 .854 1.9 2.6 4.4 6.6 2.7 0.1 4.0 4.7 15.6

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
1977-78 23 NYK NBA PG 81 1550 8.6 19.4 .443 8.6 19.4 .443 4.1 5.8 .705 2.4 3.5 5.9 10.2 3.0 0.4 6.8 6.0 21.3
1978-79 24 NYK NBA PG 81 2370 11.1 24.3 .457 11.1 24.3 .457 4.8 6.0 .802 2.0 3.6 5.6 9.7 2.5 0.4 5.5 5.3 27.1
1979-80 25 NYK NBA PG 82 2582 12.0 24.2 .496 0.1 0.6 .189 11.9 23.5 .505 5.8 7.4 .787 2.6 4.6 7.2 8.9 2.9 0.4 4.5 5.2 29.9
1980-81 26 NYK NBA PG 79 2742 10.7 23.1 .461 0.3 1.2 .235 10.4 22.0 .474 5.4 6.6 .817 2.1 3.4 5.6 7.5 3.2 0.6 4.1 4.7 27.0
1981-82 27 NJN NBA SG 82 69 2732 10.9 23.6 .462 0.2 0.9 .167 10.7 22.7 .474 6.6 7.9 .832 2.0 3.5 5.5 8.3 3.4 0.7 4.9 5.1 28.5
1982-83 28 KCK NBA PG 72 68 2170 8.7 22.2 .392 0.3 1.5 .203 8.4 20.6 .406 5.3 6.9 .769 1.9 4.9 6.8 11.8 2.5 0.5 7.0 5.1 23.0
1983-84 29 NYK NBA SG 76 63 2230 9.1 20.4 .445 0.5 1.8 .309 8.5 18.6 .458 5.7 6.9 .827 1.5 4.3 5.8 9.8 3.5 0.6 4.8 6.0 24.4
1984-85 30 BOS NBA PG 23 5 459 5.7 14.7 .385 0.6 2.4 .261 5.0 12.4 .408 3.2 4.7 .674 1.6 4.2 5.9 9.3 3.1 0.5 4.3 5.8 15.1
1985-86 31 TOT NBA PG 47 21 827 6.7 17.4 .382 0.3 1.1 .316 6.3 16.3 .387 6.5 7.2 .913 2.0 2.9 4.9 10.6 3.5 0.2 5.7 7.1 20.2
1985-86 31 ATL NBA PG 19 13 367 7.5 18.7 .399 0.5 1.4 .364 6.9 17.3 .402 5.4 6.3 .854 2.5 3.4 5.9 8.8 3.7 0.1 5.4 6.3 20.8
1985-86 31 SAS NBA PG 23 8 397 5.8 15.3 .382 0.2 0.7 .333 5.6 14.6 .384 7.2 7.5 .969 1.5 2.8 4.3 12.9 3.3 0.3 5.9 7.5 19.1
1985-86 31 NJN NBA PG 5 0 63 7.4 23.6 .313 0.0 1.5 .000 7.4 22.1 .333 8.8 10.3 .857 2.2 0.7 2.9 6.6 3.7 0.0 6.6 8.8 23.6
1986-87 32 NJN NBA PG 32 14 800 7.7 17.1 .452 0.4 1.6 .250 7.3 15.4 .473 2.9 3.5 .817 1.5 2.9 4.4 10.9 2.2 0.5 5.5 6.5 18.7
Career NBA 655 240 18462 9.9 22.0 .451 0.3 1.2 .237 9.7 21.1 .460 5.4 6.7 .802 2.0 3.9 5.9 9.5 3.0 0.5 5.3 5.4 25.4
5 seasons NYK NBA 399 63 11474 10.5 22.6 .464 0.3 1.2 .258 10.3 21.8 .471 5.3 6.6 .794 2.1 3.9 6.0 9.1 3.0 0.5 5.0 5.3 26.4
3 seasons NJN NBA 119 83 3595 10.1 22.1 .457 0.2 1.1 .190 9.9 21.1 .471 5.8 7.0 .831 1.9 3.4 5.2 8.9 3.1 0.7 5.1 5.5 26.3
1 season KCK NBA 72 68 2170 8.7 22.2 .392 0.3 1.5 .203 8.4 20.6 .406 5.3 6.9 .769 1.9 4.9 6.8 11.8 2.5 0.5 7.0 5.1 23.0
1 season BOS NBA 23 5 459 5.7 14.7 .385 0.6 2.4 .261 5.0 12.4 .408 3.2 4.7 .674 1.6 4.2 5.9 9.3 3.1 0.5 4.3 5.8 15.1
1 season SAS NBA 23 8 397 5.8 15.3 .382 0.2 0.7 .333 5.6 14.6 .384 7.2 7.5 .969 1.5 2.8 4.3 12.9 3.3 0.3 5.9 7.5 19.1
1 season ATL NBA 19 13 367 7.5 18.7 .399 0.5 1.4 .364 6.9 17.3 .402 5.4 6.3 .854 2.5 3.4 5.9 8.8 3.7 0.1 5.4 6.3 20.8

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
1977-78 23 NYK NBA PG 81 1550 14.5 .485 .443 .300 5.8 8.1 7.0 30.9 3.0 0.5 23.7 25.0 91 102 -0.4 1.4 1.0 .031
1978-79 24 NYK NBA PG 81 2370 17.7 .502 .457 .249 4.7 8.5 6.6 31.0 2.5 0.4 17.0 27.8 100 106 1.9 1.9 3.9 .078
1979-80 25 NYK NBA PG 82 2582 21.6 .546 .499 .306 .027 6.2 11.2 8.7 28.5 2.9 0.5 14.0 27.2 111 107 6.0 2.2 8.2 .152
1980-81 26 NYK NBA PG 79 2742 19.0 .519 .467 .286 .051 4.9 8.6 6.7 23.9 3.2 0.8 13.5 25.7 106 104 3.8 3.4 7.2 .127
1981-82 27 NJN NBA SG 82 2732 19.0 .527 .465 .336 .039 4.8 8.7 6.7 27.4 3.4 0.9 15.4 27.4 106 101 3.3 4.6 7.9 .139
1982-83 28 KCK NBA PG 72 2170 14.4 .457 .399 .312 .069 4.6 11.7 8.1 35.1 2.5 0.7 21.6 27.5 93 104 -1.5 2.4 0.9 .021
1983-84 29 NYK NBA SG 76 2230 17.4 .521 .458 .339 .086 3.7 10.9 7.3 30.3 3.5 0.7 16.9 24.3 105 101 2.1 4.1 6.2 .132
1984-85 30 BOS NBA PG 23 459 10.9 .450 .406 .322 .161 4.0 9.4 6.9 23.8 3.1 0.6 20.5 18.2 95 105 -0.2 0.6 0.4 .042
1985-86 31 TOT NBA PG 47 827 13.5 .491 .392 .412 .062 4.8 6.8 5.8 30.0 3.5 0.3 21.8 22.6 99 106 0.0 1.0 1.0 .058
1985-86 31 ATL NBA PG 19 367 13.7 .484 .413 .336 .077 5.7 7.8 6.8 25.5 3.7 0.2 20.0 22.8 98 104 0.0 0.5 0.5 .063
1985-86 31 SAS NBA PG 23 397 14.2 .515 .389 .489 .046 3.8 6.7 5.3 35.8 3.3 0.4 24.3 21.3 102 108 0.2 0.4 0.6 .071
1985-86 31 NJN NBA PG 5 63 7.8 .419 .313 .438 .063 5.3 1.8 3.6 19.4 3.7 0.0 19.1 29.9 85 107 -0.1 0.1 -0.1 -0.060
1986-87 32 NJN NBA PG 32 800 11.9 .503 .464 .207 .097 3.7 6.9 5.3 33.7 2.2 0.7 22.9 20.7 98 111 -0.2 0.5 0.4 .022
Career NBA 655 18462 17.3 .509 .456 .304 .044 4.9 9.4 7.1 29.4 3.0 0.6 17.4 25.9 102 104 14.8 22.3 37.1 .096
5 seasons NYK NBA 399 11474 18.4 .518 .468 .293 .033 5.0 9.5 7.3 28.6 3.0 0.6 16.4 26.1 104 104 13.4 13.1 26.5 .111
3 seasons NJN NBA 119 3595 17.2 .521 .462 .316 .049 4.5 8.2 6.3 28.7 3.1 0.8 16.8 26.0 104 104 2.9 5.2 8.2 .109
1 season KCK NBA 72 2170 14.4 .457 .399 .312 .069 4.6 11.7 8.1 35.1 2.5 0.7 21.6 27.5 93 104 -1.5 2.4 0.9 .021
1 season BOS NBA 23 459 10.9 .450 .406 .322 .161 4.0 9.4 6.9 23.8 3.1 0.6 20.5 18.2 95 105 -0.2 0.6 0.4 .042
1 season SAS NBA 23 397 14.2 .515 .389 .489 .046 3.8 6.7 5.3 35.8 3.3 0.4 24.3 21.3 102 108 0.2 0.4 0.6 .071
1 season ATL NBA 19 367 13.7 .484 .413 .336 .077 5.7 7.8 6.8 25.5 3.7 0.2 20.0 22.8 98 104 0.0 0.5 0.5 .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
1977-78 23 NYK NBA PG 6 140 41 78 .526 41 78 .526 23 26 .885 6 9 15 31 6 0 17 25 105
1980-81 26 NYK NBA PG 2 84 18 41 .439 1 3 .333 17 38 .447 6 11 .545 3 5 8 9 4 0 9 10 43
1981-82 27 NJN NBA SG 2 77 14 47 .298 2 5 .400 12 42 .286 4 5 .800 8 4 12 14 4 0 6 10 34
1983-84 29 NYK NBA SG 11 310 46 130 .354 2 12 .167 44 118 .373 29 39 .744 8 31 39 88 17 1 41 39 123
1984-85 30 BOS NBA PG 19 0 278 47 116 .405 2 15 .133 45 101 .446 24 25 .960 14 22 36 60 12 1 33 44 120
Career NBA 40 0 889 166 412 .403 7 35 .200 159 377 .422 86 106 .811 39 71 110 202 43 2 106 128 425
1 season BOS NBA 19 0 278 47 116 .405 2 15 .133 45 101 .446 24 25 .960 14 22 36 60 12 1 33 44 120
3 seasons NYK NBA 19 534 105 249 .422 3 15 .200 102 234 .436 58 76 .763 17 45 62 128 27 1 67 74 271
1 season NJN NBA 2 77 14 47 .298 2 5 .400 12 42 .286 4 5 .800 8 4 12 14 4 0 6 10 34

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
1977-78 23 NYK NBA PG 6 23.3 6.8 13.0 .526 6.8 13.0 .526 3.8 4.3 .885 1.0 1.5 2.5 5.2 1.0 0.0 2.8 4.2 17.5
1980-81 26 NYK NBA PG 2 42.0 9.0 20.5 .439 0.5 1.5 .333 8.5 19.0 .447 3.0 5.5 .545 1.5 2.5 4.0 4.5 2.0 0.0 4.5 5.0 21.5
1981-82 27 NJN NBA SG 2 38.5 7.0 23.5 .298 1.0 2.5 .400 6.0 21.0 .286 2.0 2.5 .800 4.0 2.0 6.0 7.0 2.0 0.0 3.0 5.0 17.0
1983-84 29 NYK NBA SG 11 28.2 4.2 11.8 .354 0.2 1.1 .167 4.0 10.7 .373 2.6 3.5 .744 0.7 2.8 3.5 8.0 1.5 0.1 3.7 3.5 11.2
1984-85 30 BOS NBA PG 19 0 14.6 2.5 6.1 .405 0.1 0.8 .133 2.4 5.3 .446 1.3 1.3 .960 0.7 1.2 1.9 3.2 0.6 0.1 1.7 2.3 6.3
Career NBA 40 0 22.2 4.2 10.3 .403 0.2 1.0 .200 4.0 9.4 .422 2.2 2.7 .811 1.0 1.8 2.8 5.1 1.1 0.1 2.7 3.2 10.6
1 season BOS NBA 19 0 14.6 2.5 6.1 .405 0.1 0.8 .133 2.4 5.3 .446 1.3 1.3 .960 0.7 1.2 1.9 3.2 0.6 0.1 1.7 2.3 6.3
3 seasons NYK NBA 19 28.1 5.5 13.1 .422 0.2 1.2 .200 5.4 12.3 .436 3.1 4.0 .763 0.9 2.4 3.3 6.7 1.4 0.1 3.5 3.9 14.3
1 season NJN NBA 2 38.5 7.0 23.5 .298 1.0 2.5 .400 6.0 21.0 .286 2.0 2.5 .800 4.0 2.0 6.0 7.0 2.0 0.0 3.0 5.0 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
1977-78 23 NYK NBA PG 6 140 10.5 20.1 .526 10.5 20.1 .526 5.9 6.7 .885 1.5 2.3 3.9 8.0 1.5 0.0 4.4 6.4 27.0
1980-81 26 NYK NBA PG 2 84 7.7 17.6 .439 0.4 1.3 .333 7.3 16.3 .447 2.6 4.7 .545 1.3 2.1 3.4 3.9 1.7 0.0 3.9 4.3 18.4
1981-82 27 NJN NBA SG 2 77 6.5 22.0 .298 0.9 2.3 .400 5.6 19.6 .286 1.9 2.3 .800 3.7 1.9 5.6 6.5 1.9 0.0 2.8 4.7 15.9
1983-84 29 NYK NBA SG 11 310 5.3 15.1 .354 0.2 1.4 .167 5.1 13.7 .373 3.4 4.5 .744 0.9 3.6 4.5 10.2 2.0 0.1 4.8 4.5 14.3
1984-85 30 BOS NBA PG 19 0 278 6.1 15.0 .405 0.3 1.9 .133 5.8 13.1 .446 3.1 3.2 .960 1.8 2.8 4.7 7.8 1.6 0.1 4.3 5.7 15.5
Career NBA 40 0 889 6.7 16.7 .403 0.3 1.7 .200 6.4 15.3 .422 3.5 4.3 .811 1.6 2.9 4.5 8.2 1.7 0.1 4.3 5.2 17.2
1 season BOS NBA 19 0 278 6.1 15.0 .405 0.3 1.9 .133 5.8 13.1 .446 3.1 3.2 .960 1.8 2.8 4.7 7.8 1.6 0.1 4.3 5.7 15.5
3 seasons NYK NBA 19 534 7.1 16.8 .422 0.3 1.4 .200 6.9 15.8 .436 3.9 5.1 .763 1.1 3.0 4.2 8.6 1.8 0.1 4.5 5.0 18.3
1 season NJN NBA 2 77 6.5 22.0 .298 0.9 2.3 .400 5.6 19.6 .286 1.9 2.3 .800 3.7 1.9 5.6 6.5 1.9 0.0 2.8 4.7 15.9

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
1977-78 23 NYK NBA PG 6 140 12.8 24.4 .526 12.8 24.4 .526 7.2 8.1 .885 1.9 2.8 4.7 9.7 1.9 0.0 5.3 7.8 32.9
1980-81 26 NYK NBA PG 2 84 10.8 24.7 .439 0.6 1.8 .333 10.2 22.9 .447 3.6 6.6 .545 1.8 3.0 4.8 5.4 2.4 0.0 5.4 6.0 25.9
1981-82 27 NJN NBA SG 2 77 9.1 30.4 .298 1.3 3.2 .400 7.8 27.2 .286 2.6 3.2 .800 5.2 2.6 7.8 9.1 2.6 0.0 3.9 6.5 22.0
1983-84 29 NYK NBA SG 11 310 7.2 20.3 .354 0.3 1.9 .167 6.9 18.5 .373 4.5 6.1 .744 1.3 4.9 6.1 13.8 2.7 0.2 6.4 6.1 19.2
1984-85 30 BOS NBA PG 19 0 278 8.0 19.7 .405 0.3 2.5 .133 7.6 17.2 .446 4.1 4.2 .960 2.4 3.7 6.1 10.2 2.0 0.2 5.6 7.5 20.4
Career NBA 40 0 889 8.9 22.1 .403 0.5 2.3 .200 8.5 20.2 .422 4.6 5.7 .811 2.1 3.8 5.9 10.8 2.3 0.1 5.7 6.9 22.8
1 season BOS NBA 19 0 278 8.0 19.7 .405 0.3 2.5 .133 7.6 17.2 .446 4.1 4.2 .960 2.4 3.7 6.1 10.2 2.0 0.2 5.6 7.5 20.4
3 seasons NYK NBA 19 534 9.3 22.1 .422 0.4 1.9 .200 9.1 20.8 .436 5.2 6.8 .763 1.5 4.0 5.5 11.4 2.4 0.1 6.0 6.6 24.1
1 season NJN NBA 2 77 9.1 30.4 .298 1.3 3.2 .400 7.8 27.2 .286 2.6 3.2 .800 5.2 2.6 7.8 9.1 2.6 0.0 3.9 6.5 22.0

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
1977-78 23 NYK NBA PG 6 140 22.3 .587 .526 .333 4.0 7.1 5.4 32.4 1.9 0.0 16.0 28.6 111 111 0.4 0.0 0.4 .145
1980-81 26 NYK NBA PG 2 84 12.4 .469 .451 .268 .073 3.7 7.2 5.3 20.3 2.4 0.0 16.4 27.4 90 105 -0.1 0.1 0.0 .000
1981-82 27 NJN NBA SG 2 77 10.7 .346 .319 .106 .106 11.9 6.4 9.2 30.9 2.6 0.0 10.9 30.7 85 105 -0.2 0.1 -0.1 -0.058
1983-84 29 NYK NBA SG 11 310 11.6 .418 .362 .300 .092 2.9 11.2 7.1 40.4 2.7 0.2 21.8 25.2 90 111 -0.5 0.3 -0.2 -0.038
1984-85 30 BOS NBA PG 19 278 10.9 .472 .414 .216 .129 5.6 8.7 7.2 29.5 2.0 0.2 20.6 23.2 96 110 -0.2 0.3 0.1 .011
Career NBA 40 889 13.1 .463 .411 .257 .085 4.8 9.0 6.9 33.0 2.3 0.1 18.8 25.8 95 110 -0.6 0.7 0.1 .008
1 season BOS NBA 19 278 10.9 .472 .414 .216 .129 5.6 8.7 7.2 29.5 2.0 0.2 20.6 23.2 96 110 -0.2 0.3 0.1 .011
3 seasons NYK NBA 19 534 14.6 .480 .428 .305 .060 3.3 9.5 6.4 35.2 2.4 0.1 19.2 26.4 96 110 -0.2 0.3 0.2 .016
1 season NJN NBA 2 77 10.7 .346 .319 .106 .106 11.9 6.4 9.2 30.9 2.6 0.0 10.9 30.7 85 105 -0.2 0.1 -0.1 -0.058

Similarity Scores

Explanation ▪ Players with careers of similar quality and shape (thru 2013-14)
Thru 10 Years Win Shares (Best to Worst)
Player Sim 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
Ray Williams 8.2 7.9 7.2 6.2 3.9 1.0 1.0 0.9 0.4 0.4
Doug Collins 86.2 10.0 7.7 7.6 6.2 4.2 1.9 0.7 -0.3
Steve Kerr 85.5 8.3 7.5 6.1 5.9 3.8 3.2 2.4 1.3 0.6 0.4
George Hill 85.4 9.7 7.8 6.7 6.1 4.0 2.1
Avery Johnson 85.0 9.1 8.0 6.7 5.2 4.1 3.4 1.6 1.3 0.5 0.3
Phil Chenier 84.9 8.8 8.8 7.4 5.8 5.5 1.8 1.4 0.0 0.0 -0.1
Ty Lawson 83.7 7.4 6.9 6.7 6.3 3.7
Steve Jones 83.0 8.2 7.1 5.6 5.4 4.4 2.7 1.6 1.1 0.8
Doug Christie 82.6 8.7 8.6 7.0 5.1 4.2 4.0 1.4 1.4 0.1 -0.3
B.J. Armstrong 82.4 8.1 7.5 7.5 7.0 4.6 4.1 2.2 1.7 1.3 0.7
Lucius Allen 81.5 8.2 7.6 7.6 4.9 3.9 3.6 2.2 2.1 1.9 0.1
Career Win Shares (Best to Worst)
Player Sim 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Ray Williams 8.2 7.9 7.2 6.2 3.9 1.0 1.0 0.9 0.4 0.4
Doug Collins 86.2 10.0 7.7 7.6 6.2 4.2 1.9 0.7 -0.3
George Hill 85.4 9.7 7.8 6.7 6.1 4.0 2.1
Phil Chenier 84.9 8.8 8.8 7.4 5.8 5.5 1.8 1.4 0.0 0.0 -0.1
Ty Lawson 83.7 7.4 6.9 6.7 6.3 3.7
Steve Jones 83.0 8.2 7.1 5.6 5.4 4.4 2.7 1.6 1.1 0.8
B.J. Armstrong 81.9 8.1 7.5 7.5 7.0 4.6 4.1 2.2 1.7 1.3 0.7 0.4
Lucius Allen 81.5 8.2 7.6 7.6 4.9 3.9 3.6 2.2 2.1 1.9 0.1
Mike Conley 81.2 9.9 8.2 6.6 6.4 4.5 4.0 1.1
Reggie Lewis 80.7 9.1 8.3 7.5 6.9 6.7 0.4
Micheal Ray Richardson 80.6 8.7 6.9 6.0 5.5 3.3 2.4 2.0 0.3

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
1975-76 21 MINNESOTA 25 195 414 107 145 141 497 .471 .738 19.9 5.6
1976-77 22 MINNESOTA 27 187 395 112 142 203 486 .473 .789 18.0 7.5
Career 52 382 809 219 287 344 983 .472 .763 18.9 6.6

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Weekly & Monthly Awards

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

MVP Award Shares
1981-82 NBA 0.009 (16)
Career 0.009 (173)

Games
1979-80 NBA 82 (2)
1981-82 NBA 82 (4)

3-Pt Field Goals
1983-84 NBA 25 (6)

3-Pt Field Goal Attempts
1983-84 NBA 81 (8)

Assists
1978-79 NBA 504 (6)
1982-83 NBA 569 (7)

Steals
1979-80 NBA 167 (9)
1980-81 NBA 185 (5)
1981-82 NBA 199 (4)
1983-84 NBA 162 (7)
Career NBA 1198 (79)
Career 1198 (85)

Turnovers
1981-82 NBA 290 (5)
1982-83 NBA 335 (1)
Career NBA 2099 (93)
Career 2099 (98)

Personal Fouls
1981-82 NBA 302 (10)

3-Pt Field Goal Pct
1983-84 NBA .309 (5)

Assists Per Game
1978-79 NBA 6.2 (7)
1982-83 NBA 7.9 (7)
Career NBA 5.8 (62)
Career 5.8 (63)

Steals Per Game
1979-80 NBA 2.0 (10)
1980-81 NBA 2.3 (5)
1981-82 NBA 2.4 (5)
1983-84 NBA 2.1 (7)

Player Efficiency Rating
1979-80 NBA 21.6 (9)

Assist Pct
1977-78 NBA 30.9 (3)
1978-79 NBA 31.0 (5)
1979-80 NBA 28.5 (8)
1982-83 NBA 35.1 (2)
Career NBA 29.4 (49)
Career 29.4 (49)

Steal Pct
1977-78 NBA 3.0 (8)
1979-80 NBA 2.9 (8)
1980-81 NBA 3.2 (9)
1981-82 NBA 3.4 (4)
1983-84 NBA 3.5 (3)
Career NBA 3.0 (17)
Career 3.0 (21)

Usage Pct
1978-79 NBA 27.8 (7)
1979-80 NBA 27.2 (9)
1982-83 NBA 27.5 (7)
Career NBA 25.9 (43)
Career 25.9 (51)

Defensive Rating
1983-84 NBA 101.0 (3)

Defensive Win Shares
1981-82 NBA 4.6 (9)

Hall of Fame Probability
Career 0.011 (292)

NBA Elo Player Rating
358th (overall) as of Sep 22, 2014, 11:59AM

Transactions

June 10, 1977: Drafted by the New York Knicks in the 1st round (10th pick) of the 1977 NBA Draft.

October 25, 1981: Signed as a veteran free agent with the New Jersey Nets; the New York Knicks received Maurice Lucas as compensation.

June 29, 1982: Traded by the New Jersey Nets to the Kansas City Kings for Phil Ford.

September 17, 1983: Traded by the Kansas City Kings to the New York Knicks for Billy Knight and cash.

February 21, 1985: Signed as a veteran free agent with the Boston Celtics; the New York Knicks received a 1985 2nd round draft pick (Gerald Wilkins was later selected) and a 1986 2nd round draft pick (Michael Jackson was later selected) as compensation.

September 26, 1985: Signed as a veteran free agent with the Los Angeles Clippers; the Boston Celtics received a 1987 4th round draft pick (Tom Sheehey was later selected) as compensation.

October 16, 1985: Waived by the Los Angeles Clippers.

October 25, 1985: Signed as a free agent with the Atlanta Hawks.

December 4, 1985: Waived by the Atlanta Hawks.

February 11, 1986: Signed as a free agent with the San Antonio Spurs.

March 28, 1986: Waived by the San Antonio Spurs.

March 30, 1986: Claimed on waivers by the New Jersey Nets from the San Antonio Spurs

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