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1982 NBA Playoffs Leaders

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League Champion: Los Angeles Lakers

Finals MVP: Magic Johnson (16.2/10.8/8.0)

1982 Playoff Leaders:
PTS: Julius Erving (461)
TRB: Caldwell Jones (189)
AST: Maurice Cheeks (172)
WS: Julius Erving (3.0)

Playoff Leaders

Minutes Played
1. Julius Erving*-PHI 780
2. Maurice Cheeks-PHI 765
3. Andrew Toney-PHI 707
4. Caldwell Jones-PHI 679
5. Bobby Jones-PHI 589
6. Magic Johnson*-LAL 562
7. Norm Nixon-LAL 549
8. Jamaal Wilkes*-LAL 535
9. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar*-LAL 493
10. Larry Bird*-BOS 490
Field Goals
1. Andrew Toney-PHI 185
2. Julius Erving*-PHI 168
3. Maurice Cheeks-PHI 125
4. Norm Nixon-LAL 121
  Jamaal Wilkes*-LAL 121
6. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar*-LAL 115
7. George Gervin*-SAS 103
8. Robert Parish*-BOS 102
9. Bob McAdoo*-LAL 101
10. Darryl Dawkins-PHI 99
Field Goal Attempts
1. Andrew Toney-PHI 365
2. Julius Erving*-PHI 324
3. Maurice Cheeks-PHI 265
4. Norm Nixon-LAL 253
5. Jamaal Wilkes*-LAL 241
6. George Gervin*-SAS 228
7. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar*-LAL 221
8. Robert Parish*-BOS 209
9. Larry Bird*-BOS 206
10. Gus Williams-SEA 186
3-Pt Field Goals
1. Mike Bratz-SAS 5
  Brian Winters-MIL 5
  Frank Johnson-WSB 5
  Andrew Toney-PHI 5
5. Kevin Grevey-WSB 4
  Kyle Macy-PHO 4
7. Ray Williams-NJN 2
  Danny Ainge-BOS 2
  Gus Williams-SEA 2
  Robert Smith-MIL 2
  Chris Ford-BOS 2
  Fred Brown-SEA 2
3-Pt Field Goal Attempts
1. Mike Bratz-SAS 18
2. Andrew Toney-PHI 15
3. Frank Johnson-WSB 12
4. Kyle Macy-PHO 11
5. Brian Winters-MIL 10
6. Maurice Cheeks-PHI 9
7. Kevin Grevey-WSB 8
8. Robert Smith-MIL 7
  Chris Ford-BOS 7
10. Gus Williams-SEA 6
  Julius Erving*-PHI 6
  Larry Bird*-BOS 6
Free Throws
1. Julius Erving*-PHI 124
2. Andrew Toney-PHI 82
3. Magic Johnson*-LAL 77
4. Bobby Jones-PHI 68
5. George Gervin*-SAS 59
6. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar*-LAL 55
7. Robert Parish*-BOS 51
8. Jack Sikma-SEA 50
  Cedric Maxwell-BOS 50
  Maurice Cheeks-PHI 50
Free Throw Attempts
1. Julius Erving*-PHI 165
2. Andrew Toney-PHI 103
3. Magic Johnson*-LAL 93
4. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar*-LAL 87
5. Bobby Jones-PHI 81
6. Robert Parish*-BOS 75
7. George Gervin*-SAS 71
8. Cedric Maxwell-BOS 70
9. Maurice Cheeks-PHI 65
10. Jack Sikma-SEA 58
Offensive Rebounds
1. Julius Erving*-PHI 57
2. Magic Johnson*-LAL 54
3. Caldwell Jones-PHI 52
4. Robert Parish*-BOS 43
5. Kevin McHale*-BOS 41
6. Jamaal Wilkes*-LAL 40
7. Mike Bantom-PHI 39
8. Dave Corzine-SAS 38
9. Bobby Jones-PHI 37
  Cedric Maxwell-BOS 37
Defensive Rebounds
1. Caldwell Jones-PHI 137
2. Larry Bird*-BOS 117
3. Magic Johnson*-LAL 104
4. Julius Erving*-PHI 99
5. Robert Parish*-BOS 92
6. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar*-LAL 86
7. Jack Sikma-SEA 76
8. Darryl Dawkins-PHI 75
9. Bob McAdoo*-LAL 74
10. Bobby Jones-PHI 62
Total Rebounds
1. Caldwell Jones-PHI 189
2. Magic Johnson*-LAL 158
3. Julius Erving*-PHI 156
4. Larry Bird*-BOS 150
5. Robert Parish*-BOS 135
6. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar*-LAL 119
7. Bobby Jones-PHI 99
8. Darryl Dawkins-PHI 98
9. Jack Sikma-SEA 97
10. Bob McAdoo*-LAL 95
Assists
1. Maurice Cheeks-PHI 172
2. Magic Johnson*-LAL 130
3. Norm Nixon-LAL 114
4. Andrew Toney-PHI 102
5. Julius Erving*-PHI 99
6. Johnny Moore-SAS 93
7. Larry Bird*-BOS 67
8. Gus Williams-SEA 65
9. Michael Cooper-LAL 62
10. Frank Johnson-WSB 59
Steals
1. Maurice Cheeks-PHI 48
2. Magic Johnson*-LAL 40
3. Julius Erving*-PHI 37
4. Michael Cooper-LAL 24
5. Larry Bird*-BOS 23
  Norm Nixon-LAL 23
7. Andrew Toney-PHI 18
  Cedric Maxwell-BOS 18
9. Jamaal Wilkes*-LAL 16
10. Mike Bantom-PHI 15
  Dennis Johnson*-PHO 15
  Bobby Jones-PHI 15
  Johnny Moore-SAS 15
Blocks
1. Robert Parish*-BOS 48
2. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar*-LAL 45
3. Caldwell Jones-PHI 40
4. Julius Erving*-PHI 37
5. Darryl Dawkins-PHI 35
6. Kevin McHale*-BOS 27
7. Bobby Jones-PHI 22
8. Bob McAdoo*-LAL 21
9. Larry Bird*-BOS 17
10. Alton Lister-MIL 15
  George Johnson-SAS 15
Turnovers
1. Julius Erving*-PHI 67
  Andrew Toney-PHI 67
3. Maurice Cheeks-PHI 49
4. Magic Johnson*-LAL 44
5. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar*-LAL 41
6. Jamaal Wilkes*-LAL 40
7. Robert Parish*-BOS 39
8. Darryl Dawkins-PHI 38
  Larry Bird*-BOS 38
10. Bob McAdoo*-LAL 35
Personal Fouls
1. Darryl Dawkins-PHI 94
2. Andrew Toney-PHI 86
3. Caldwell Jones-PHI 77
4. Bobby Jones-PHI 69
5. Mike Bantom-PHI 60
6. Maurice Cheeks-PHI 58
7. Julius Erving*-PHI 55
8. Magic Johnson*-LAL 50
9. Clint Richardson-PHI 48
10. Kurt Rambis-LAL 47
  Robert Parish*-BOS 47
  Michael Cooper-LAL 47
Points
1. Julius Erving*-PHI 461
2. Andrew Toney-PHI 457
3. Maurice Cheeks-PHI 301
4. Norm Nixon-LAL 286
5. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar*-LAL 285
6. Jamaal Wilkes*-LAL 280
7. George Gervin*-SAS 265
8. Bobby Jones-PHI 256
9. Robert Parish*-BOS 255
10. Magic Johnson*-LAL 243
Field Goal Pct
1. Larry Nance-PHO .610
2. Kiki Vandeweghe-DEN .581
3. Kevin McHale*-BOS .575
4. Mickey Johnson-MIL .573
5. Michael Cooper-LAL .565
6. Bob McAdoo*-LAL .564
7. Truck Robinson-PHO .562
8. Darryl Dawkins-PHI .556
9. Bobby Jones-PHI .540
10. Dan Issel*-DEN .533
3-Pt Field Goal Pct
1. Brian Winters-MIL .500
2. Frank Johnson-WSB .417
3. Andrew Toney-PHI .333
4. Mike Bratz-SAS .278
Free Throw Pct
1. Dan Issel*-DEN 1.000
  Kiki Vandeweghe-DEN 1.000
3. Kyle Macy-PHO .938
4. Moses Malone*-HOU .933
5. Walter Davis-PHO .917
6. Bill Hanzlik-SEA .909
7. Tiny Archibald*-BOS .893
8. Jack Sikma-SEA .862
9. Frank Johnson-WSB .857
10. Caldwell Jones-PHI .854
Minutes Per Game
1. Sidney Moncrief-MIL 42.0
2. George Gervin*-SAS 41.4
3. Larry Bird*-BOS 40.8
4. Mike Mitchell-SAS 40.6
5. Magic Johnson*-LAL 40.1
6. Frank Johnson-WSB 40.0
7. Jack Sikma-SEA 39.4
  Gus Williams-SEA 39.4
9. Norm Nixon-LAL 39.2
10. Marques Johnson-MIL 39.2
Points Per Game
1. George Gervin*-SAS 29.4
2. Gus Williams-SEA 26.2
3. Mike Mitchell-SAS 24.8
4. Dennis Johnson*-PHO 22.3
5. Julius Erving*-PHI 22.0
6. Andrew Toney-PHI 21.8
7. Robert Parish*-BOS 21.2
8. Jack Sikma-SEA 20.5
9. Norm Nixon-LAL 20.4
10. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar*-LAL 20.4
Rebounds Per Game
1. Moses Malone*-HOU 17.0
2. Larry Bird*-BOS 12.5
3. Jack Sikma-SEA 12.1
4. Magic Johnson*-LAL 11.3
5. Robert Parish*-BOS 11.2
6. Dave Corzine-SAS 9.4
7. Jeff Ruland-WSB 9.4
8. James Donaldson-SEA 9.2
9. Greg Ballard-WSB 9.0
  Caldwell Jones-PHI 9.0
Assists Per Game
1. Johnny Moore-SAS 10.3
2. Magic Johnson*-LAL 9.3
3. Frank Johnson-WSB 8.4
4. Maurice Cheeks-PHI 8.2
5. Norm Nixon-LAL 8.1
6. Gus Williams-SEA 8.1
7. Tiny Archibald*-BOS 6.5
8. Larry Bird*-BOS 5.6
9. Mike Bratz-SAS 5.3
10. Andrew Toney-PHI 4.9
  John Johnson-SEA 4.9
Steals Per Game
1. Magic Johnson*-LAL 2.9
2. Maurice Cheeks-PHI 2.3
3. Dennis Johnson*-PHO 2.1
4. Alvan Adams-PHO 2.0
  Greg Ballard-WSB 2.0
6. Larry Bird*-BOS 1.9
7. Julius Erving*-PHI 1.8
8. Michael Cooper-LAL 1.7
9. Johnny Moore-SAS 1.7
10. Norm Nixon-LAL 1.6
Blocks Per Game
1. Robert Parish*-BOS 4.0
2. Elvin Hayes*-HOU 3.3
3. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar*-LAL 3.2
4. Alton Lister-MIL 2.5
5. Kevin McHale*-BOS 2.2
6. Spencer Haywood-WSB 2.0
7. Caldwell Jones-PHI 1.9
8. Alvin Scott-PHO 1.9
9. Julius Erving*-PHI 1.8
10. Darryl Dawkins-PHI 1.7
  George Johnson-SAS 1.7
Player Efficiency Rating
1. Julius Erving*-PHI 22.5
2. Magic Johnson*-LAL 22.5
3. Gus Williams-SEA 22.3
4. Kevin McHale*-BOS 22.0
5. Mickey Johnson-MIL 21.7
6. Robert Parish*-BOS 20.7
7. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar*-LAL 20.1
8. Walter Davis-PHO 20.0
9. Jack Sikma-SEA 19.5
10. Alvan Adams-PHO 18.9
True Shooting Pct
1. Kiki Vandeweghe-DEN .668
2. Mickey Johnson-MIL .646
3. Kevin McHale*-BOS .617
4. Magic Johnson*-LAL .614
5. Bobby Jones-PHI .611
6. Michael Cooper-LAL .597
7. Bob McAdoo*-LAL .586
8. Dan Issel*-DEN .582
9. Julius Erving*-PHI .581
10. Darryl Dawkins-PHI .578
Effective Field Goal Pct
1. Larry Nance-PHO .610
2. Kiki Vandeweghe-DEN .581
3. Kevin McHale*-BOS .575
4. Mickey Johnson-MIL .573
5. Michael Cooper-LAL .569
6. Bob McAdoo*-LAL .564
7. Truck Robinson-PHO .562
8. Darryl Dawkins-PHI .556
9. Bobby Jones-PHI .540
10. Dan Issel*-DEN .533
Offensive Rebound Pct
1. Dave Corzine-SAS 14.7
2. James Donaldson-SEA 14.1
3. Jeff Ruland-WSB 13.4
4. Kurt Rambis-LAL 12.8
5. Kevin McHale*-BOS 12.8
6. Mike Bantom-PHI 11.4
7. Marques Johnson-MIL 11.4
8. Robert Parish*-BOS 10.8
9. Magic Johnson*-LAL 10.8
10. Cedric Maxwell-BOS 10.3
Defensive Rebound Pct
1. James Donaldson-SEA 26.5
2. Jack Sikma-SEA 24.6
3. Larry Bird*-BOS 24.5
4. Rick Mahorn-WSB 22.4
5. Robert Parish*-BOS 22.1
6. Caldwell Jones-PHI 21.9
7. George Johnson-SAS 21.3
8. Truck Robinson-PHO 20.8
9. Dave Corzine-SAS 20.0
10. Kurt Rambis-LAL 19.5
Total Rebound Pct
1. James Donaldson-SEA 20.4
2. Dave Corzine-SAS 17.2
3. Robert Parish*-BOS 16.6
4. Kurt Rambis-LAL 16.3
5. Larry Bird*-BOS 16.1
6. Jack Sikma-SEA 16.0
7. Jeff Ruland-WSB 15.6
8. Caldwell Jones-PHI 15.6
9. Magic Johnson*-LAL 14.9
10. Rick Mahorn-WSB 14.2
Assist Pct
1. Johnny Moore-SAS 41.8
2. Gus Williams-SEA 38.5
3. Frank Johnson-WSB 33.6
4. Mike Bratz-SAS 32.8
5. Maurice Cheeks-PHI 31.9
6. John Johnson-SEA 30.4
7. Magic Johnson*-LAL 27.7
8. Norm Nixon-LAL 27.2
9. Walter Davis-PHO 26.1
10. Tiny Archibald*-BOS 25.6
Steal Pct
1. Magic Johnson*-LAL 3.3
2. Maurice Cheeks-PHI 3.1
3. Michael Cooper-LAL 2.9
4. Alvan Adams-PHO 2.8
5. Greg Ballard-WSB 2.6
6. Dennis Johnson*-PHO 2.6
7. Johnny Moore-SAS 2.4
8. Mike Bratz-SAS 2.4
9. Julius Erving*-PHI 2.3
10. Larry Bird*-BOS 2.3
Block Pct
1. Robert Parish*-BOS 6.4
2. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar*-LAL 4.8
3. George Johnson-SAS 4.7
4. Kevin McHale*-BOS 4.5
5. Darryl Dawkins-PHI 4.4
6. Spencer Haywood-WSB 3.6
7. Caldwell Jones-PHI 3.4
8. Bob McAdoo*-LAL 2.8
9. Julius Erving*-PHI 2.7
10. Alvan Adams-PHO 2.3
Turnover Pct
1. Gus Williams-SEA 7.9
2. Kevin Grevey-WSB 8.5
3. Walter Davis-PHO 8.7
4. Fred Brown-SEA 8.8
5. Marques Johnson-MIL 9.2
6. Kevin McHale*-BOS 9.2
7. Jack Sikma-SEA 9.4
8. Greg Ballard-WSB 9.8
9. Spencer Haywood-WSB 10.3
10. Truck Robinson-PHO 10.6
Usage Pct
1. Walter Davis-PHO 31.5
2. Gus Williams-SEA 30.7
3. George Gervin*-SAS 30.6
4. Andrew Toney-PHI 28.3
5. Fred Brown-SEA 27.4
6. Robert Parish*-BOS 26.8
7. Spencer Haywood-WSB 26.4
8. Dennis Johnson*-PHO 25.3
9. Julius Erving*-PHI 24.9
10. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar*-LAL 23.9
Offensive Rating
1. Mickey Johnson-MIL 128.3
2. Kevin McHale*-BOS 127.2
3. Magic Johnson*-LAL 126.0
4. Bobby Jones-PHI 120.5
5. Cedric Maxwell-BOS 117.2
6. Dan Issel*-DEN 116.5
7. Johnny Moore-SAS 116.0
8. Michael Cooper-LAL 115.8
9. Moses Malone*-HOU 114.3
10. Julius Erving*-PHI 114.3
Defensive Rating
1. Larry Bird*-BOS 94.2
2. Robert Parish*-BOS 95.4
3. Jack Sikma-SEA 98.1
4. Rick Mahorn-WSB 98.1
5. Cedric Maxwell-BOS 98.6
6. Greg Ballard-WSB 99.1
7. James Donaldson-SEA 99.2
8. Kevin McHale*-BOS 99.8
9. Spencer Haywood-WSB 102.5
10. Magic Johnson*-LAL 102.5
Offensive Win Shares
1. Julius Erving*-PHI 1.9
2. Magic Johnson*-LAL 1.9
3. Bobby Jones-PHI 1.4
4. Kevin McHale*-BOS 1.2
5. Andrew Toney-PHI 1.2
6. Norm Nixon-LAL 1.2
7. Maurice Cheeks-PHI 1.1
8. Cedric Maxwell-BOS 0.8
9. Mickey Johnson-MIL 0.8
10. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar*-LAL 0.8
Defensive Win Shares
1. Larry Bird*-BOS 1.2
2. Julius Erving*-PHI 1.1
3. Robert Parish*-BOS 1.0
4. Caldwell Jones-PHI 1.0
5. Magic Johnson*-LAL 0.8
6. Maurice Cheeks-PHI 0.8
7. Cedric Maxwell-BOS 0.8
8. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar*-LAL 0.7
9. Jack Sikma-SEA 0.6
10. Kevin McHale*-BOS 0.6
Win Shares
1. Julius Erving*-PHI 3.0
2. Magic Johnson*-LAL 2.7
3. Bobby Jones-PHI 2.0
4. Maurice Cheeks-PHI 1.9
5. Kevin McHale*-BOS 1.8
6. Cedric Maxwell-BOS 1.6
7. Larry Bird*-BOS 1.6
8. Andrew Toney-PHI 1.6
9. Norm Nixon-LAL 1.5
10. Robert Parish*-BOS 1.5
Win Shares Per 48 Minutes
1. Kevin McHale*-BOS .257
2. Magic Johnson*-LAL .231
3. Mickey Johnson-MIL .201
4. Cedric Maxwell-BOS .200
5. Jack Sikma-SEA .197
6. Julius Erving*-PHI .185
7. Robert Parish*-BOS .168
8. Gus Williams-SEA .166
9. Bobby Jones-PHI .160
10. Larry Bird*-BOS .154