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Violet Palmer

Violet Palmer

Born: July 20, 1964 in Lynwood, California
High School: Compton in Compton, California
College: California State Polytechnic University, Pomona

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Referee data is available for the 1988-89 through 2013-14 seasons.
Some stats are relative to league average (+ ⇒ above average, − ⇒ below average).
Personal fouls include all fouls, not just fouls called by this referee.
Regular Season

Raw Data

Per Game Per 48 Minutes Shooting
Season Lg G FGA FTA PF PTS FGA FTA PF PTS FG% 3P% FT%
1997-98 NBA 54 161.2 50.1 43.4 189.6 160.0 49.7 43.1 188.2 .449 .321 .742
1998-99 NBA 33 159.6 53.3 44.6 187.8 157.1 52.5 43.9 184.9 .438 .346 .726
1999-00 NBA 57 164.6 52.4 46.3 198.9 163.1 51.9 45.9 197.1 .456 .357 .743
2000-01 NBA 58 160.7 51.2 45.8 189.9 158.7 50.6 45.2 187.6 .441 .352 .749
2001-02 NBA 58 165.3 44.7 40.8 189.5 163.9 44.3 40.4 187.8 .440 .359 .752
2002-03 NBA 39 162.9 48.6 44.5 192.5 162.5 48.5 44.3 192.0 .445 .350 .767
2003-04 NBA 63 159.0 51.5 43.8 188.9 158.2 51.3 43.6 188.0 .439 .338 .760
2004-05 NBA 62 163.8 52.5 45.5 195.6 162.2 52.0 45.1 193.6 .441 .358 .762
2005-06 NBA 65 157.4 54.5 46.5 194.2 156.6 54.2 46.3 193.2 .452 .356 .745
2006-07 NBA 68 157.7 52.6 44.8 194.0 156.3 52.2 44.3 192.3 .450 .353 .773
2007-08 NBA 62 163.0 50.9 42.1 197.6 161.9 50.5 41.8 196.3 .450 .341 .754
2008-09 NBA 62 160.6 51.0 42.8 201.0 160.1 50.8 42.6 200.3 .465 .373 .762
2009-10 NBA 7 164.6 47.6 42.3 197.6 164.6 47.6 42.3 197.6 .457 .397 .712
2010-11 NBA 58 163.6 50.1 43.9 199.8 161.8 49.5 43.4 197.6 .453 .360 .759
2011-12 NBA 41 161.0 43.0 38.3 191.7 160.6 42.9 38.2 191.2 .453 .363 .766
2012-13 NBA 52 163.5 45.8 39.8 201.2 162.5 45.6 39.5 200.0 .461 .380 .774
2013-14 NBA 51 166.7 47.9 42.4 206.4 165.4 47.5 42.0 204.7 .460 .380 .756
Career 890 161.9 50.2 43.6 195.1 160.6 49.8 43.2 193.7 .450 .356 .756

Relative Data

Per Game Per 48 Minutes Shooting
Season Lg G FGA FTA PF PTS FGA FTA PF PTS FG% 3P% FT%
1997-98 NBA 54 +1.8 -2.5 -1.4 -1.5 +1.8 -2.5 -1.4 -1.5 -.001 -.025 +.005
1998-99 NBA 33 +3.2 +1.7 +0.2 +4.6 +1.9 +1.3 -0.2 +3.1 +.001 +.007 -.002
1999-00 NBA 57 +0.4 +1.8 -0.3 +4.0 -0.1 +1.7 -0.4 +3.4 +.007 +.004 -.007
2000-01 NBA 58 -0.5 +1.5 +1.1 +0.3 -1.2 +1.3 +0.9 -0.4 -.002 -.002 +.001
2001-02 NBA 58 +2.8 -2.9 -1.7 -1.5 +2.5 -3.0 -1.8 -1.8 -.005 +.005 .000
2002-03 NBA 39 +1.3 -0.3 +1.0 +2.3 +2.2 0.0 +1.1 +3.4 +.003 +.001 +.009
2003-04 NBA 63 -0.6 +3.1 +0.9 +2.1 -0.3 +3.2 +1.0 +2.5 .000 -.009 +.008
2004-05 NBA 62 +3.1 +0.4 +0.2 +1.2 +2.8 +0.3 +0.2 +0.7 -.006 +.002 +.006
2005-06 NBA 65 -0.6 +1.9 +1.0 +0.2 0.0 +2.1 +1.2 +0.9 -.002 -.002 .000
2006-07 NBA 68 -1.7 +0.4 +0.4 -3.5 -1.7 +0.5 +0.3 -3.4 -.008 -.005 +.021
2007-08 NBA 62 0.0 +1.0 +0.1 -2.2 -0.1 +0.9 0.0 -2.3 -.007 -.021 -.001
2008-09 NBA 62 -1.2 +1.5 +0.7 +1.1 -0.6 +1.7 +0.8 +1.8 +.006 +.006 -.009
2009-10 NBA 7 +1.2 -1.5 +0.6 -3.3 +2.3 -1.1 +0.9 -1.9 -.004 +.042 -.047
2010-11 NBA 58 +1.2 +1.4 +2.5 +0.7 +0.6 +1.2 +2.3 +0.1 -.006 +.002 -.004
2011-12 NBA 41 -1.9 -1.9 -0.8 -0.8 -0.9 -1.7 -0.6 +0.2 +.005 +.014 +.014
2012-13 NBA 52 -0.5 +1.4 +0.1 +4.9 -0.3 +1.6 +0.1 +5.2 +.008 +.021 +.021
2013-14 NBA 51 +0.7 +0.7 +1.0 +4.4 +0.7 +0.7 +0.9 +4.3 +.006 +.020 .000
Career 890 +0.4 +0.6 +0.3 +0.8 +0.4 +0.6 +0.3 +0.8 -.001 +.001 +.003

Home vs. Visitor

Home Visitor Home Minus Visitor Relative to Average*
Season Lg G W-L% FGA FTA PF PTS W-L% FGA FTA PF PTS W-L% FGA FTA PF PTS W-L% FGA FTA PF PTS
1997-98 NBA 54 .685 80.6 24.3 21.9 97.3 .315 80.6 25.8 21.4 92.3 +.370 -0.1 -1.6 +0.5 +5.0 +.179 -0.4 -2.5 +1.2 +2.1
1998-99 NBA 33 .636 80.2 28.3 21.2 97.2 .364 79.4 25.0 23.4 90.6 +.273 +0.8 +3.3 -2.2 +6.7 +.026 +0.7 +2.5 -1.6 +3.3
1999-00 NBA 57 .596 82.5 25.8 23.2 101.2 .404 82.1 26.6 23.1 97.7 +.193 +0.4 -0.8 +0.1 +3.6 -.028 +0.1 -1.6 +0.6 +0.1
2000-01 NBA 58 .603 80.1 25.9 22.7 96.6 .397 80.6 25.3 23.1 93.4 +.207 -0.5 +0.6 -0.4 +3.2 +.011 -0.8 0.0 -0.1 +0.3
2001-02 NBA 58 .569 83.2 21.9 20.9 95.9 .431 82.2 22.8 19.9 93.7 +.138 +1.0 -0.9 +1.0 +2.2 -.045 +0.6 -1.6 +1.4 -1.2
2002-03 NBA 39 .667 81.7 24.9 21.9 99.4 .333 81.2 23.7 22.6 93.1 +.333 +0.5 +1.2 -0.7 +6.3 +.076 +0.4 +0.6 -0.2 +2.4
2003-04 NBA 63 .667 80.6 26.2 21.5 97.0 .333 78.4 25.4 22.4 91.9 +.333 +2.2 +0.8 -0.9 +5.1 +.105 +1.6 -0.4 -0.2 +1.5
2004-05 NBA 62 .710 81.5 27.4 21.9 100.2 .290 82.3 25.1 23.6 95.3 +.419 -0.8 +2.3 -1.7 +4.9 +.209 -0.8 +1.2 -1.0 +1.8
2005-06 NBA 65 .585 79.5 27.9 22.7 98.1 .415 77.9 26.6 23.8 96.0 +.169 +1.6 +1.3 -1.2 +2.1 -.037 +1.2 -0.2 0.0 -1.3
2006-07 NBA 68 .603 79.3 26.7 22.1 98.5 .397 78.4 25.9 22.6 95.5 +.206 +0.9 +0.8 -0.5 +3.0 +.024 +0.8 -0.4 +0.3 0.0
2007-08 NBA 62 .629 81.6 26.8 20.5 101.5 .371 81.4 24.1 21.5 96.1 +.258 +0.2 +2.6 -1.0 +5.4 +.056 0.0 +1.2 -0.3 +2.0
2008-09 NBA 62 .694 82.2 25.1 21.9 103.0 .306 78.4 25.9 20.9 98.0 +.387 +3.7 -0.7 +1.0 +5.0 +.171 +3.8 -2.3 +1.8 +1.7
2009-10 NBA 7 .714 81.9 22.0 21.6 102.4 .286 82.7 25.6 20.7 95.1 +.429 -0.9 -3.6 +0.9 +7.3 +.240 -1.3 -4.6 +1.7 +4.6
2010-11 NBA 58 .569 81.4 25.3 21.8 101.5 .431 82.2 24.8 22.1 98.3 +.138 -0.7 +0.4 -0.3 +3.2 -.070 -0.7 -0.6 +0.6 0.0
2011-12 NBA 41 .463 81.0 22.1 19.1 95.6 .537 80.0 20.9 19.2 96.1 -.073 +1.0 +1.2 -0.1 -0.5 -.245 +1.0 0.0 +0.8 -3.3
2012-13 NBA 52 .673 81.9 22.9 19.8 102.8 .327 81.6 22.9 20.0 98.4 +.346 +0.2 0.0 -0.2 +4.4 +.122 +0.1 -1.0 +0.4 +1.2
2013-14 NBA 51 .569 83.4 23.7 21.2 105.6 .431 83.3 24.2 21.2 100.7 +.137 0.0 -0.5 0.0 +4.9 -.023 +0.4 -1.5 +0.6 +2.3
Career 890 .623 81.3 25.4 21.6 99.6 .377 80.6 24.8 22.0 95.6 +.245 +0.7 +0.5 -0.4 +4.0 +.040 +0.5 -0.5 +0.3 +0.8
* These columns take the referee's value for "Home Minus Visitor" and subtract the league average. For example, if the home team outscored the visiting team by 3.5 points per game in games officiated by this referee and the league average was 3.0 points per game, then the associated "Relative to Average" column would have a value of 3.5 - 3.0 = +0.5.
Playoffs

Raw Data

Per Game Per 48 Minutes Shooting
Season Lg G FGA FTA PF PTS FGA FTA PF PTS FG% 3P% FT%
2005-06 NBA 1 150.0 45.0 43.0 165.0 150.0 45.0 43.0 165.0 .407 .225 .756
2006-07 NBA 1 152.0 44.0 41.0 170.0 152.0 44.0 41.0 170.0 .428 .524 .659
2007-08 NBA 2 153.0 46.5 44.0 198.5 153.0 46.5 44.0 198.5 .471 .354 .806
2008-09 NBA 3 149.7 56.0 44.0 196.0 149.7 56.0 44.0 196.0 .465 .410 .768
2010-11 NBA 1 166.0 49.0 46.0 203.0 166.0 49.0 46.0 203.0 .452 .421 .755
2011-12 NBA 1 169.0 48.0 51.0 200.0 153.1 43.5 46.2 181.1 .432 .300 .813
Career 9 154.7 49.7 44.6 191.4 152.9 49.2 44.0 189.3 .451 .379 .767

Relative Data

Per Game Per 48 Minutes Shooting
Season Lg G FGA FTA PF PTS FGA FTA PF PTS FG% 3P% FT%
2005-06 NBA 1 -4.7 -9.8 -5.0 -30.6 -2.8 -9.1 -4.4 -28.1 -.052 -.124 -.002
2006-07 NBA 1 -2.9 -8.1 -3.3 -18.5 -2.3 -7.9 -3.2 -17.7 -.014 +.174 -.084
2007-08 NBA 2 -2.3 -5.8 -1.3 +8.8 -1.7 -5.6 -1.1 +9.5 +.027 +.004 +.051
2008-09 NBA 3 -4.9 +3.3 -1.4 +2.6 -3.1 +4.0 -0.9 +5.0 +.014 +.053 +.008
2010-11 NBA 1 +11.2 -2.7 +3.0 +15.0 +12.7 -2.2 +3.5 +16.9 +.013 +.080 -.019
2011-12 NBA 1 +11.4 +0.7 +8.7 +14.4 -3.5 -3.5 +4.1 -3.4 -.006 -.033 +.059
Career 9 -0.5 -2.4 -0.4 +0.6 -1.0 -2.4 -0.5 +0.2 +.004 +.029 +.009

Home vs. Visitor

Home Visitor Home Minus Visitor Relative to Average*
Season Lg G W-L% FGA FTA PF PTS W-L% FGA FTA PF PTS W-L% FGA FTA PF PTS W-L% FGA FTA PF PTS
2005-06 NBA 1 1.000 71.0 28.0 19.0 90.0 .000 79.0 17.0 24.0 75.0 +1.000 -8.0 +11.0 -5.0 +15.0 +.652 -6.3 +7.8 -3.3 +10.2
2006-07 NBA 1 .000 74.0 21.0 22.0 77.0 1.000 78.0 23.0 19.0 93.0 -1.000 -4.0 -2.0 +3.0 -16.0 -1.316 -5.1 -3.1 +4.3 -20.8
2007-08 NBA 2 1.000 80.5 20.5 22.0 105.0 .000 72.5 26.0 22.0 93.5 +1.000 +8.0 -5.5 0.0 +11.5 +.512 +6.9 -6.7 +1.4 +3.4
2008-09 NBA 3 1.000 75.7 30.7 22.0 106.3 .000 74.0 25.3 22.0 89.7 +1.000 +1.7 +5.3 0.0 +16.7 +.659 +1.2 +3.4 +2.0 +12.6
2010-11 NBA 1 1.000 82.0 32.0 21.0 104.0 .000 84.0 17.0 25.0 99.0 +1.000 -2.0 +15.0 -4.0 +5.0 +.667 -2.4 +11.1 -2.0 +1.4
2011-12 NBA 1 .000 85.0 28.0 23.0 99.0 1.000 84.0 20.0 28.0 101.0 -1.000 +1.0 +8.0 -5.0 -2.0 -1.357 +0.8 +5.0 -3.0 -6.7
Career 9 .778 77.8 26.9 21.7 99.9 .222 76.9 22.8 22.9 91.6 +.556 +0.9 +4.1 -1.2 +8.3 +.183 +0.5 +2.0 +0.5 +3.2
* These columns take the referee's value for "Home Minus Visitor" and subtract the league average. For example, if the home team outscored the visiting team by 3.5 points per game in games officiated by this referee and the league average was 3.0 points per game, then the associated "Relative to Average" column would have a value of 3.5 - 3.0 = +0.5.