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1984-85 Los Angeles Clippers Roster and Stats

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Record: 31-51, Finished 5th in NBA Pacific Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Jim Lynam (22-39), Don Chaney (9-12)

PTS/G: 107.1 (19th of 23) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 111.6 (16th of 23)
SRS: -4.55 (20th of 23) ▪ Pace: 100.9 (15th of 23)
Off Rtg: 105.8 (17th of 23) ▪ Def Rtg: 110.3 (21st of 23)
Expected W-L: 30-52 (19th of 23)

Arena: Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena ▪ Attendance: 384,519 (15th of 23)

Game Results

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Roster

No. Player Pos Ht Wt Birth Date Exp College
2 Junior Bridgeman SF 6-5 210 September 17, 1953 9 University of Louisville
44 Michael Cage PF 6-9 224 January 28, 1962 R San Diego State University
42 Harvey Catchings C 6-9 218 September 2, 1951 10 Hardin-Simmons University
40 James Donaldson C 7-2 275 August 16, 1957 4 Washington State University
14 Franklin Edwards PG 6-1 170 February 2, 1959 3 Cleveland State University
4 Lancaster Gordon SG 6-3 185 June 24, 1962 R University of Louisville
8 Marques Johnson SF 6-7 218 February 8, 1956 7 University of California, Los Angeles
46 Jay Murphy PF 6-9 220 June 26, 1962 R Boston College
10 Norm Nixon PG 6-2 170 October 11, 1955 7 Duquesne University
18 Derek Smith SG 6-6 205 November 1, 1961 2 University of Louisville
32 Bill Walton C 6-11 210 November 5, 1952 7 University of California, Los Angeles
13 Bryan Warrick PG 6-5 195 July 22, 1959 2 Saint Joseph's University
22 Rory White PF 6-8 210 August 16, 1959 2 University of South Alabama
38 Dale Wilkinson SF 6-10 220 March 18, 1960 R Idaho State University

Team and Opponent Stats

Year/year calculations use per game statistics
G MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
Team 82 19730 3527 7119 .495 56 188 .298 3471 6931 .501 1674 2208 .758 1163 2434 3597 1934 534 497 1587 1840 8784
Team/G 240.6 43.0 86.8 .495 0.7 2.3 .298 42.3 84.5 .501 20.4 26.9 .758 14.2 29.7 43.9 23.6 6.5 6.1 19.4 22.4 107.1
Lg Rank 21 13 18 8 14 19 8 11 16 8 20 22 14 12 8 11 22 23 6 20 3 19
Year/Year 0.0% -2.9% -2.8% -0.001 133.3% 46.9% +0.110 -3.9% -3.7% -0.001 -6.2% -8.9% +0.022 -11.0% 2.2% -2.5% -2.4% -5.8% 29.1% 4.8% -8.9% -3.2%
Opponent 82 19730 3737 7630 .490 74 263 .281 3663 7367 .497 1604 2115 .758 1248 2282 3530 2264 770 422 1242 1887 9152
Opponent/G 240.6 45.6 93.0 .490 0.9 3.2 .281 44.7 89.8 .497 19.6 25.8 .758 15.2 27.8 43.0 27.6 9.4 5.1 15.1 23.0 111.6
Lg Rank 21 20 21 11 14 16 11 20 22 10 3 3 5 19 7 11 19 19 10 22 2 16
Year/Year 0.0% -0.9% 3.0% -0.019 39.6% 40.6% -0.002 -1.5% 2.1% -0.018 -8.3% -5.3% -0.025 12.2% 5.5% 7.8% -4.5% 5.9% -7.9% 0.0% -7.6% -2.1%

Year-by-year: Team Stats Totals / Team Stats Per Game / Opponent Stats Totals / Opponent Stats Per Game

Team Miscellaneous

Offense Four Factors Defense Four Factors
PW PL MOV SOS SRS ORtg DRtg Pace FTr 3PAr eFG% TOV% ORB% FT/FGA eFG% TOV% DRB% FT/FGA Arena Attendance
Team 30 52 -4.49 -0.06 -4.55 105.8 110.3 100.9 .310 .026 .499 16.4 33.8 .235 .495 12.7 66.1 .210 Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena 384,519
Lg Rank 19 19 19 13 20 17 21 15 18 19 9 23 10 18 10 22 16 2 15

Totals

Rk Player Age G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1 Norm Nixon 29 81 81 2894 596 1281 .465 33 99 .333 563 1182 .476 170 218 .780 55 163 218 711 95 4 273 175 1395
2 Derek Smith 23 80 80 2762 682 1271 .537 3 19 .158 679 1252 .542 400 504 .794 174 253 427 216 77 52 230 317 1767
3 Marques Johnson 28 72 68 2448 494 1094 .452 3 13 .231 491 1081 .454 190 260 .731 188 240 428 248 72 30 176 193 1181
4 James Donaldson 27 82 58 2392 351 551 .637 0 0 351 551 .637 227 303 .749 168 500 668 48 28 130 206 217 929
5 Junior Bridgeman 31 80 15 2042 460 990 .465 14 39 .359 446 951 .469 181 206 .879 55 175 230 171 47 18 116 128 1115
6 Bill Walton 32 67 37 1647 269 516 .521 0 2 .000 269 514 .523 138 203 .680 168 432 600 156 50 140 174 184 676
7 Michael Cage 23 75 41 1610 216 398 .543 0 0 216 398 .543 101 137 .737 126 266 392 51 41 32 81 164 533
8 Rory White 25 80 14 1106 144 279 .516 0 0 144 279 .516 90 130 .692 94 101 195 34 35 20 87 115 378
9 Harvey Catchings 33 70 14 1049 72 149 .483 0 1 .000 72 148 .486 59 89 .663 89 173 262 14 15 57 55 162 203
10 Bryan Warrick 25 58 1 713 85 173 .491 1 4 .250 84 169 .497 44 57 .772 10 48 58 153 23 6 70 85 215
11 Lancaster Gordon 22 63 1 682 110 287 .383 2 9 .222 108 278 .388 37 49 .755 26 35 61 88 33 6 69 61 259
12 Franklin Edwards 25 16 0 198 36 66 .545 0 0 36 66 .545 19 24 .792 3 11 14 38 17 0 17 10 91
13 Jay Murphy 22 23 0 149 8 50 .160 0 1 .000 8 49 .163 12 21 .571 6 35 41 4 1 2 8 21 28
14 Dale Wilkinson 24 10 0 38 4 14 .286 0 1 .000 4 13 .308 6 7 .857 1 2 3 2 0 0 4 8 14

Per Game

Rk Player Age G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1 Norm Nixon 29 81 81 35.7 7.4 15.8 .465 0.4 1.2 .333 7.0 14.6 .476 2.1 2.7 .780 0.7 2.0 2.7 8.8 1.2 0.0 3.4 2.2 17.2
2 Derek Smith 23 80 80 34.5 8.5 15.9 .537 0.0 0.2 .158 8.5 15.7 .542 5.0 6.3 .794 2.2 3.2 5.3 2.7 1.0 0.7 2.9 4.0 22.1
3 Marques Johnson 28 72 68 34.0 6.9 15.2 .452 0.0 0.2 .231 6.8 15.0 .454 2.6 3.6 .731 2.6 3.3 5.9 3.4 1.0 0.4 2.4 2.7 16.4
4 James Donaldson 27 82 58 29.2 4.3 6.7 .637 0.0 0.0 4.3 6.7 .637 2.8 3.7 .749 2.0 6.1 8.1 0.6 0.3 1.6 2.5 2.6 11.3
5 Junior Bridgeman 31 80 15 25.5 5.8 12.4 .465 0.2 0.5 .359 5.6 11.9 .469 2.3 2.6 .879 0.7 2.2 2.9 2.1 0.6 0.2 1.5 1.6 13.9
6 Bill Walton 32 67 37 24.6 4.0 7.7 .521 0.0 0.0 .000 4.0 7.7 .523 2.1 3.0 .680 2.5 6.4 9.0 2.3 0.7 2.1 2.6 2.7 10.1
7 Michael Cage 23 75 41 21.5 2.9 5.3 .543 0.0 0.0 2.9 5.3 .543 1.3 1.8 .737 1.7 3.5 5.2 0.7 0.5 0.4 1.1 2.2 7.1
8 Harvey Catchings 33 70 14 15.0 1.0 2.1 .483 0.0 0.0 .000 1.0 2.1 .486 0.8 1.3 .663 1.3 2.5 3.7 0.2 0.2 0.8 0.8 2.3 2.9
9 Rory White 25 80 14 13.8 1.8 3.5 .516 0.0 0.0 1.8 3.5 .516 1.1 1.6 .692 1.2 1.3 2.4 0.4 0.4 0.3 1.1 1.4 4.7
10 Franklin Edwards 25 16 0 12.4 2.3 4.1 .545 0.0 0.0 2.3 4.1 .545 1.2 1.5 .792 0.2 0.7 0.9 2.4 1.1 0.0 1.1 0.6 5.7
11 Bryan Warrick 25 58 1 12.3 1.5 3.0 .491 0.0 0.1 .250 1.4 2.9 .497 0.8 1.0 .772 0.2 0.8 1.0 2.6 0.4 0.1 1.2 1.5 3.7
12 Lancaster Gordon 22 63 1 10.8 1.7 4.6 .383 0.0 0.1 .222 1.7 4.4 .388 0.6 0.8 .755 0.4 0.6 1.0 1.4 0.5 0.1 1.1 1.0 4.1
13 Jay Murphy 22 23 0 6.5 0.3 2.2 .160 0.0 0.0 .000 0.3 2.1 .163 0.5 0.9 .571 0.3 1.5 1.8 0.2 0.0 0.1 0.3 0.9 1.2
14 Dale Wilkinson 24 10 0 3.8 0.4 1.4 .286 0.0 0.1 .000 0.4 1.3 .308 0.6 0.7 .857 0.1 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.4 0.8 1.4

Per 36 Minutes

Rk Player Age G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1 Norm Nixon 29 81 81 2894 7.4 15.9 .465 0.4 1.2 .333 7.0 14.7 .476 2.1 2.7 .780 0.7 2.0 2.7 8.8 1.2 0.0 3.4 2.2 17.4
2 Derek Smith 23 80 80 2762 8.9 16.6 .537 0.0 0.2 .158 8.9 16.3 .542 5.2 6.6 .794 2.3 3.3 5.6 2.8 1.0 0.7 3.0 4.1 23.0
3 Marques Johnson 28 72 68 2448 7.3 16.1 .452 0.0 0.2 .231 7.2 15.9 .454 2.8 3.8 .731 2.8 3.5 6.3 3.6 1.1 0.4 2.6 2.8 17.4
4 James Donaldson 27 82 58 2392 5.3 8.3 .637 0.0 0.0 5.3 8.3 .637 3.4 4.6 .749 2.5 7.5 10.1 0.7 0.4 2.0 3.1 3.3 14.0
5 Junior Bridgeman 31 80 15 2042 8.1 17.5 .465 0.2 0.7 .359 7.9 16.8 .469 3.2 3.6 .879 1.0 3.1 4.1 3.0 0.8 0.3 2.0 2.3 19.7
6 Bill Walton 32 67 37 1647 5.9 11.3 .521 0.0 0.0 .000 5.9 11.2 .523 3.0 4.4 .680 3.7 9.4 13.1 3.4 1.1 3.1 3.8 4.0 14.8
7 Michael Cage 23 75 41 1610 4.8 8.9 .543 0.0 0.0 4.8 8.9 .543 2.3 3.1 .737 2.8 5.9 8.8 1.1 0.9 0.7 1.8 3.7 11.9
8 Rory White 25 80 14 1106 4.7 9.1 .516 0.0 0.0 4.7 9.1 .516 2.9 4.2 .692 3.1 3.3 6.3 1.1 1.1 0.7 2.8 3.7 12.3
9 Harvey Catchings 33 70 14 1049 2.5 5.1 .483 0.0 0.0 .000 2.5 5.1 .486 2.0 3.1 .663 3.1 5.9 9.0 0.5 0.5 2.0 1.9 5.6 7.0
10 Bryan Warrick 25 58 1 713 4.3 8.7 .491 0.1 0.2 .250 4.2 8.5 .497 2.2 2.9 .772 0.5 2.4 2.9 7.7 1.2 0.3 3.5 4.3 10.9
11 Lancaster Gordon 22 63 1 682 5.8 15.1 .383 0.1 0.5 .222 5.7 14.7 .388 2.0 2.6 .755 1.4 1.8 3.2 4.6 1.7 0.3 3.6 3.2 13.7
12 Franklin Edwards 25 16 0 198 6.5 12.0 .545 0.0 0.0 6.5 12.0 .545 3.5 4.4 .792 0.5 2.0 2.5 6.9 3.1 0.0 3.1 1.8 16.5
13 Jay Murphy 22 23 0 149 1.9 12.1 .160 0.0 0.2 .000 1.9 11.8 .163 2.9 5.1 .571 1.4 8.5 9.9 1.0 0.2 0.5 1.9 5.1 6.8
14 Dale Wilkinson 24 10 0 38 3.8 13.3 .286 0.0 0.9 .000 3.8 12.3 .308 5.7 6.6 .857 0.9 1.9 2.8 1.9 0.0 0.0 3.8 7.6 13.3

Per 100 Poss

Per possession stats available as of 1973-74 season
Rk Player Age G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1 Norm Nixon 29 81 81 2894 9.8 21.0 .465 0.5 1.6 .333 9.3 19.4 .476 2.8 3.6 .780 0.9 2.7 3.6 11.7 1.6 0.1 4.5 2.9 22.9
2 Derek Smith 23 80 80 2762 11.7 21.9 .537 0.1 0.3 .158 11.7 21.6 .542 6.9 8.7 .794 3.0 4.4 7.4 3.7 1.3 0.9 4.0 5.5 30.4
3 Marques Johnson 28 72 68 2448 9.6 21.2 .452 0.1 0.3 .231 9.5 21.0 .454 3.7 5.1 .731 3.7 4.7 8.3 4.8 1.4 0.6 3.4 3.7 22.9
4 James Donaldson 27 82 58 2392 7.0 11.0 .637 0.0 0.0 7.0 11.0 .637 4.5 6.0 .749 3.3 9.9 13.3 1.0 0.6 2.6 4.1 4.3 18.5
5 Junior Bridgeman 31 80 15 2042 10.7 23.1 .465 0.3 0.9 .359 10.4 22.1 .469 4.2 4.8 .879 1.3 4.1 5.4 4.0 1.1 0.4 2.7 3.0 26.0
6 Bill Walton 32 67 37 1647 7.8 14.9 .521 0.0 0.1 .000 7.8 14.8 .523 4.0 5.9 .680 4.9 12.5 17.3 4.5 1.4 4.0 5.0 5.3 19.5
7 Michael Cage 23 75 41 1610 6.4 11.8 .543 0.0 0.0 6.4 11.8 .543 3.0 4.0 .737 3.7 7.9 11.6 1.5 1.2 0.9 2.4 4.8 15.7
8 Rory White 25 80 14 1106 6.2 12.0 .516 0.0 0.0 6.2 12.0 .516 3.9 5.6 .692 4.0 4.3 8.4 1.5 1.5 0.9 3.7 4.9 16.3
9 Harvey Catchings 33 70 14 1049 3.3 6.8 .483 0.0 0.0 .000 3.3 6.7 .486 2.7 4.0 .663 4.0 7.8 11.9 0.6 0.7 2.6 2.5 7.3 9.2
10 Bryan Warrick 25 58 1 713 5.7 11.5 .491 0.1 0.3 .250 5.6 11.3 .497 2.9 3.8 .772 0.7 3.2 3.9 10.2 1.5 0.4 4.7 5.7 14.3
11 Lancaster Gordon 22 63 1 682 7.7 20.0 .383 0.1 0.6 .222 7.5 19.4 .388 2.6 3.4 .755 1.8 2.4 4.3 6.1 2.3 0.4 4.8 4.3 18.1
12 Franklin Edwards 25 16 0 198 8.6 15.8 .545 0.0 0.0 8.6 15.8 .545 4.6 5.8 .792 0.7 2.6 3.4 9.1 4.1 0.0 4.1 2.4 21.9
13 Jay Murphy 22 23 0 149 2.6 16.0 .160 0.0 0.3 .000 2.6 15.6 .163 3.8 6.7 .571 1.9 11.2 13.1 1.3 0.3 0.6 2.6 6.7 8.9
14 Dale Wilkinson 24 10 0 38 5.0 17.5 .286 0.0 1.3 .000 5.0 16.3 .308 7.5 8.8 .857 1.3 2.5 3.8 2.5 0.0 0.0 5.0 10.0 17.5

Advanced

Rk Player Age G MP PER TS% eFG% FTr 3PAr ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg OWS DWS WS WS/48
1 Norm Nixon 29 81 2894 15.6 .507 .478 .170 .077 2.2 6.0 4.2 35.7 1.6 0.1 16.5 23.2 105 113 2.5 1.2 3.7 .061
2 Derek Smith 23 80 2762 19.1 .592 .538 .397 .015 7.2 9.8 8.6 12.1 1.3 1.0 13.4 25.4 115 112 6.3 1.7 8.0 .139
3 Marques Johnson 28 72 2448 14.3 .489 .453 .238 .012 8.8 10.5 9.7 14.6 1.4 0.7 12.7 23.1 103 112 1.2 1.5 2.7 .053
4 James Donaldson 27 82 2392 14.6 .679 .637 .550 .000 8.0 22.4 15.5 2.7 0.6 2.9 23.1 15.2 111 108 2.5 2.5 5.0 .101
5 Junior Bridgeman 31 80 2042 14.8 .516 .472 .208 .039 3.1 9.2 6.2 12.5 1.1 0.5 9.7 23.9 107 113 2.2 0.9 3.1 .074
6 Bill Walton 32 67 1647 17.8 .558 .521 .393 .004 11.7 28.1 20.2 13.0 1.4 4.6 22.3 19.3 102 103 0.6 2.7 3.3 .097
7 Michael Cage 23 75 1610 12.5 .582 .543 .344 .000 9.0 17.7 13.5 4.2 1.2 1.1 15.0 13.7 113 109 1.8 1.4 3.2 .096
8 Rory White 25 80 1106 10.4 .562 .516 .466 .000 9.7 9.8 9.8 4.0 1.5 1.0 20.6 15.6 102 111 0.3 0.7 1.0 .045
9 Harvey Catchings 33 70 1049 7.8 .539 .483 .597 .007 9.7 17.7 13.8 1.6 0.7 2.9 22.6 9.5 101 109 0.1 1.0 1.1 .050
10 Bryan Warrick 25 58 713 10.5 .543 .494 .329 .023 1.6 7.2 4.5 27.7 1.5 0.5 26.1 15.3 101 112 0.2 0.4 0.5 .035
11 Lancaster Gordon 22 63 682 8.2 .420 .387 .171 .031 4.4 5.5 5.0 17.6 2.3 0.5 18.3 22.6 86 111 -1.2 0.4 -0.8 -0.055
12 Franklin Edwards 25 16 198 18.7 .594 .545 .364 .000 1.7 6.0 3.9 27.0 4.1 0.0 18.2 19.3 114 108 0.4 0.2 0.6 .134
13 Jay Murphy 22 23 149 -0.9 .236 .160 .420 .020 4.6 25.2 15.2 3.2 0.3 0.7 11.9 18.4 58 109 -0.6 0.1 -0.5 -0.154
14 Dale Wilkinson 24 10 38 0.5 .410 .286 .500 .071 3.0 5.6 4.4 6.7 0.0 0.0 19.0 22.6 81 116 -0.1 0.0 -0.1 -0.110