Bernard King SF

Full Name: Bernard King, Sr.

Current Team: N/A

Born: Dec 4, 1956 (59 years old)

Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York (United States)

Nationality: United States

Height: 6-7 (201cm)     Weight: 205 (93kg)

Current NBA Status: Unrestricted Free Agent

Draft Entry: 1977 NBA Draft

Early Entry Info: 1977 Early Entrant

Drafted: Round 1, Pick 7, New Jersey Nets

Pre-Draft Team: Tennessee (Jr)

High School: Fort Hamilton High School [Brooklyn, New York]

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NBA

16 Years Of Service - Hall of Fame Player, 2x All-NBA 1st, 4x All-Star

NBA Regular Season Stats - Per Game

Season Team GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
1977-78 NJN 79 - 39.1 10.10 21.08 .479 - - - 3.96 5.85 .677 3.35 6.15 9.51 2.44 1.54 0.46 3.82 3.94 24.16
1978-79 NJN 82 - 34.9 8.66 16.57 .522 - - - 4.26 7.55 .564 3.06 5.10 8.16 3.60 1.44 0.48 3.98 3.94 21.57
1979-80 UTH 19 - 22.1 3.74 7.21 .518 0.00 0.00 .000 1.79 3.32 .540 1.26 3.37 4.63 2.74 0.37 0.21 3.47 2.63 9.26
1980-81 GOS 81 - 36.0 9.02 15.36 .588 0.02 0.07 .333 3.79 5.40 .703 2.20 4.60 6.80 3.54 0.89 0.42 3.75 3.27 21.86
1981-82 GOS 79 77 36.2 9.37 16.54 .566 0.01 0.06 .200 4.46 6.32 .705 1.77 4.16 5.94 3.57 0.99 0.29 3.61 3.38 23.20
1982-83 NYK 68 68 32.5 8.87 16.79 .528 0.00 0.09 .000 4.12 5.71 .722 1.46 3.34 4.79 2.87 1.32 0.19 3.43 2.90 21.85
1983-84 NYK 77 76 34.6 10.32 18.06 .572 0.00 0.05 .000 5.68 7.29 .779 1.60 3.52 5.12 2.13 0.97 0.22 3.55 2.56 26.32
1984-85 NYK 55 55 37.5 12.56 23.69 .530 0.02 0.18 .100 7.75 10.04 .772 2.07 3.69 5.76 3.71 1.29 0.27 3.47 3.71 32.89
1986-87 NYK 6 4 35.7 8.67 17.50 .495 0.00 0.00 .000 5.33 7.17 .744 2.17 3.17 5.33 3.17 0.33 0.00 2.33 2.50 22.67
1987-88 WAS 69 38 29.6 6.81 13.59 .501 0.01 0.09 .167 3.58 4.70 .762 1.25 2.81 4.06 2.77 0.71 0.14 2.93 3.06 17.22
1988-89 WAS 81 81 31.6 8.07 16.93 .477 0.06 0.37 .167 4.46 5.44 .819 1.64 3.10 4.74 3.63 0.79 0.16 2.70 2.80 20.67
1989-90 WAS 82 82 32.7 8.67 17.79 .487 0.04 0.28 .130 5.02 6.26 .803 1.57 3.35 4.93 4.59 0.62 0.09 2.80 3.02 22.40
1990-91 WAS 64 64 37.5 11.14 23.61 .472 0.12 0.58 .216 5.98 7.58 .790 1.78 3.20 4.98 4.56 0.88 0.25 2.92 3.98 28.39
1992-93 NJN 32 2 13.4 2.84 5.53 .514 0.06 0.22 .286 1.22 1.78 .684 1.09 1.28 2.38 0.56 0.34 0.09 1.66 0.66 6.97
CAREER   874 547 33.7 8.96 17.29 .518 0.03 0.19 .172 4.54 6.23 .730 1.95 3.84 5.79 3.27 0.99 0.26 3.30 3.19 22.49

☆ All-Star Season

NBA Regular Season Stats - Totals

Season Team GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
1977-78 NJN 79 - 3092 798 1665 .479 - - - 313 462 .677 265 486 751 193 122 36 302 311 1909
1978-79 NJN 82 - 2859 710 1359 .522 - - - 349 619 .564 251 418 669 295 118 39 326 323 1769
1979-80 UTH 19 - 419 71 137 .518 0 0 .000 34 63 .540 24 64 88 52 7 4 66 50 176
1980-81 GOS 81 - 2914 731 1244 .588 2 6 .333 307 437 .703 178 373 551 287 72 34 304 265 1771
1981-82 GOS 79 77 2861 740 1307 .566 1 5 .200 352 499 .705 140 329 469 282 78 23 285 267 1833
1982-83 NYK 68 68 2207 603 1142 .528 0 6 .000 280 388 .722 99 227 326 195 90 13 233 197 1486
1983-84 NYK 77 76 2667 795 1391 .572 0 4 .000 437 561 .779 123 271 394 164 75 17 273 197 2027
1984-85 NYK 55 55 2063 691 1303 .530 1 10 .100 426 552 .772 114 203 317 204 71 15 191 204 1809
1986-87 NYK 6 4 214 52 105 .495 0 0 .000 32 43 .744 13 19 32 19 2 0 14 15 136
1987-88 WAS 69 38 2042 470 938 .501 1 6 .167 247 324 .762 86 194 280 191 49 10 202 211 1188
1988-89 WAS 81 81 2559 654 1371 .477 5 30 .167 361 441 .819 133 251 384 294 64 13 219 227 1674
1989-90 WAS 82 82 2685 711 1459 .487 3 23 .130 412 513 .803 129 275 404 376 51 7 230 248 1837
1990-91 WAS 64 64 2401 713 1511 .472 8 37 .216 383 485 .790 114 205 319 292 56 16 187 255 1817
1992-93 NJN 32 2 430 91 177 .514 2 7 .286 39 57 .684 35 41 76 18 11 3 53 21 223
CAREER   874 547 29413 7830 15109 .518 23 134 .172 3972 5444 .730 1704 3356 5060 2862 866 230 2885 2791 19655

☆ All-Star Season

NBA Regular Season Stats - Misc Stats

Season Team GP GS Dbl Dbl Tpl Dbl 40 Pts 20 Reb 20 Ast Techs HOB Ast/TO Stl/TO FT/FGA W's L's Win % OWS DWS WS
1977-78 NJN 79 - 0 0 2 0 0 0 .279 0.62 0.39 0.28 23 56 .291 2.60 3.30 5.90
1978-79 NJN 82 - 0 0 3 0 0 0 .290 0.91 0.37 0.46 37 45 .451 2.80 3.60 6.50
1979-80 UTH 19 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .036 1.04 0.14 0.46 5 14 .263 -0.20 0.10 -
1980-81 GOS 81 - 0 0 2 0 0 0 .286 1.08 0.27 0.35 39 42 .481 7.70 1.40 9.10
1981-82 GOS 79 77 1 0 2 0 0 0 .280 1.06 0.29 0.38 42 37 .532 6.60 2.20 8.70
1982-83 NYK 68 68 3 0 2 0 0 0 .244 0.99 0.46 0.34 35 33 .515 4.00 3.50 7.50
1983-84 NYK 77 76 2 0 8 0 0 0 .283 0.83 0.38 0.40 45 32 .584 8.60 3.50 12.10
1984-85 NYK 55 55 7 1 13 0 0 0 .261 1.00 0.35 0.42 19 36 .345 5.70 1.50 7.10
1986-87 NYK 6 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .284 1.27 0.13 0.41 0 6 .000 0.31 -0.17 0.14
1987-88 WAS 69 38 2 0 0 0 0 0 .233 0.91 0.23 0.35 30 39 .435 1.13 1.69 2.82
1988-89 WAS 81 81 5 0 1 0 0 0 .273 1.30 0.28 0.32 40 41 .494 3.13 1.76 4.89
1989-90 WAS 82 82 8 0 1 0 0 0 .302 1.52 0.21 0.35 31 51 .378 3.91 1.44 5.35
1990-91 WAS 64 64 5 0 11 0 0 0 .377 1.15 0.22 0.32 25 39 .391 1.84 1.58 3.42
1992-93 NJN 32 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .086 0.86 0.52 0.32 13 19 .406 0.69 0.45 1.14
CAREER   874 547 33 1 45 0 0 0 .256 1.03 0.31 0.36 384 490 .439 48.80 25.86 74.66

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NBA Regular Season Stats - Advanced Stats

Season Team GP GS TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% TOV% STL% BLK% USG% Total S % PPR PPS ORtg DRtg PER
1977-78 NJN 79 - .511 .479 7.93 16.02 11.78 9.86 14.27 1.72 0.61 26.00 115.68 -5.67 1.15 98.0 100.4 17.43
1978-79 NJN 82 - .542 .522 8.88 16.03 12.31 16.42 16.53 1.82 0.74 25.64 108.63 -4.27 1.30 101.7 101.8 18.01
1979-80 UTH 19 - .534 .518 6.97 17.20 12.28 18.13 23.29 0.82 0.54 22.03 105.79 -3.87 1.28 94.2 111.1 11.36
1980-81 GOS 81 - .617 .588 6.67 14.42 10.49 15.12 15.58 1.17 0.65 23.18 162.35 -2.55 1.42 116.1 110.2 20.06
1981-82 GOS 79 77 .600 .567 5.25 12.76 8.94 14.87 14.89 1.29 0.45 25.25 147.16 -2.75 1.40 113.8 109.3 19.83
1982-83 NYK 68 68 .566 .528 5.20 12.21 8.66 15.98 13.05 2.02 0.36 29.12 124.97 -3.22 1.30 107.2 100.3 20.39
1983-84 NYK 77 76 .619 .572 5.62 12.32 8.98 11.09 10.74 1.36 0.39 28.67 135.05 -3.37 1.46 119.4 105.3 22.73
1984-85 NYK 55 55 .585 .531 6.23 11.75 8.91 18.62 11.66 1.67 0.44 35.07 140.21 -3.38 1.39 113.1 110.3 25.28
1986-87 NYK 6 4 .549 .495 6.18 10.65 8.23 14.20 10.80 0.43 - 25.98 123.94 -1.06 1.30 109.7 124.1 16.94
1987-88 WAS 69 38 .550 .502 4.67 10.74 7.67 15.19 16.34 1.17 0.28 26.00 143.01 -4.13 1.27 103.4 110.1 14.90
1988-89 WAS 81 81 .535 .479 5.43 11.22 8.19 18.21 12.67 1.20 0.30 28.14 146.23 -1.21 1.22 106.9 111.0 17.75
1989-90 WAS 82 82 .545 .488 5.15 11.13 8.12 21.80 12.83 0.92 0.15 29.49 142.09 0.10 1.26 108.4 112.8 18.71
1990-91 WAS 64 64 .527 .475 5.12 9.24 7.18 21.61 12.88 1.15 0.39 34.24 147.78 -2.49 1.20 103.6 111.5 18.82
1992-93 NJN 32 2 .552 .520 8.79 10.36 9.57 6.82 9.41 1.30 0.44 22.11 148.40 -2.13 1.26 112.7 108.4 15.65
CAREER   874 547 .561 .519 6.30 12.82 9.50 16.02 13.75 1.40 0.45 27.95 141.95 -3.00 1.30 108.0 107.7 19.20

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NBA Transactions

Jun 10, 1977 - The New Jersey Nets selected Bernard King in Round 1 with Pick 7 in the 1977 NBA Draft.
Sep 16, 1977 - Bernard King signed a multi-year contract with the New Jersey Nets.
Oct 2, 1979 - Bernard King was acquired by the Utah Jazz from the New Jersey Nets in a trade.
Sep 11, 1980 - Bernard King was acquired by the Golden State Warriors from the Utah Jazz in a trade.
Jun 30, 1982 - The Golden State Warriors tendered a Qualifying Offer to make Bernard King a Restricted FA.
Jul 1, 1982 - Bernard King, previously with the Golden State Warriors, became a free agent.
Oct 1, 1982 - Bernard King signed a multi-year offer sheet with the New York Knicks. Since he is a restricted free agent, the Golden State Warriors can match.
Oct 13, 1982 - The Golden State Warriors matched the offer sheet that Bernard King signed with the New York Knicks.
Oct 13, 1982 - Bernard King signed a multi-year contract with the Golden State Warriors.
Oct 22, 1982 - Bernard King was acquired by the New York Knicks from the Golden State Warriors in a trade.
Jul 1, 1987 - Bernard King, previously with the New York Knicks, became a free agent.
Jul 1, 1987 - The New York Knicks renounced their free-agent exception rights to Bernard King.
Oct 16, 1987 - Bernard King signed a multi-year contract with the Washington Bullets.
Nov 27, 1990 - Bernard King signed a veteran extension with the Washington Bullets.
Jan 21, 1993 - The Washington Bullets exercised an Option Buyout for Bernard King in order to void the remaining seasons on his contract.
Jan 21, 1993 - The Washington Bullets placed the contract of Bernard King on waivers.
Jan 25, 1993 - Bernard King, previously with the Washington Bullets, became a free agent.
Feb 6, 1993 - Bernard King signed a contract with the New Jersey Nets.
Jul 1, 1993 - Bernard King, previously with the New Jersey Nets, became a free agent.
Jul 8, 1993 - The New Jersey Nets renounced their free-agent exception rights to Bernard King.

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NBA Awards & Honors

All-NBA First Team - 1984, 1985
All-NBA Second Team - 1982
All-NBA Third Team - 1991
Player Of The Month - Jan. 1981, Feb. 1984
Player Of The Week - 1/04/1981, 12/20/1981, 2/05/1984, 11/25/1984, 1/31/1988, 1/13/1991
All-Rookie First Team - 1978
NBA & ABA Comeback Player of the Year - 1981

* Since the 1946-1947 season

NBA Playoff Stats - Per Game

Season Team GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
1978-79 NJN 2 - 40.5 10.50 21.00 .500 - - - 5.00 12.00 .417 2.50 3.00 5.50 3.50 2.00 0.00 5.00 3.00 26.00
1982-83 NYK 6 0 30.7 9.33 16.17 .577 0.17 0.50 .333 4.67 5.83 .800 1.33 2.67 4.00 2.17 0.33 0.00 2.67 1.67 23.50
1983-84 NYK 12 0 39.8 13.50 23.50 .574 0.00 0.08 .000 7.75 10.25 .756 2.33 3.83 6.17 3.00 1.17 0.50 4.00 2.58 34.75
1987-88 WAS 5 4 33.6 5.20 10.60 .491 0.00 0.00 .000 3.40 4.20 .810 0.60 1.60 2.20 1.80 0.60 0.00 3.40 2.80 13.80
1992-93 NJN 3 1 8.0 1.33 2.33 .571 0.00 0.00 .000 0.00 0.00 .000 0.33 0.00 0.33 0.00 0.33 0.00 1.00 0.33 2.67
CAREER   28 5 33.4 9.61 17.18 .559 0.04 0.15 .250 5.29 7.25 .729 1.61 2.71 4.32 2.32 0.86 0.21 3.36 2.21 24.54

NBA Playoff Stats - Totals

Season Team GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
1978-79 NJN 2 - 81 21 42 .500 - - - 10 24 .417 5 6 11 7 4 0 10 6 52
1982-83 NYK 6 0 184 56 97 .577 1 3 .333 28 35 .800 8 16 24 13 2 0 16 10 141
1983-84 NYK 12 0 477 162 282 .574 0 1 .000 93 123 .756 28 46 74 36 14 6 48 31 417
1987-88 WAS 5 4 168 26 53 .491 0 0 .000 17 21 .810 3 8 11 9 3 0 17 14 69
1992-93 NJN 3 1 24 4 7 .571 0 0 .000 0 0 .000 1 0 1 0 1 0 3 1 8
CAREER   28 5 934 269 481 .559 1 4 .250 148 203 .729 45 76 121 65 24 6 94 62 687

NBA Playoff Stats - Misc Stats

Season Team GP GS Dbl Dbl Tpl Dbl 40 Pts 20 Reb 20 Ast Techs HOB Ast/TO Stl/TO FT/FGA W's L's Win % OWS DWS WS
1978-79 NJN 2 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .322 1.17 0.67 0.57 0 2 .000 0.10 - 0.10
1982-83 NYK 6 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .290 1.30 0.20 0.36 2 4 .333 0.80 0.10 0.80
1983-84 NYK 12 0 2 0 6 0 0 0 .401 1.16 0.45 0.44 6 6 .500 2.10 0.30 2.30
1987-88 WAS 5 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .192 0.64 0.21 0.40 2 3 .400 -0.03 0.10 0.07
1992-93 NJN 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .035 0.00 1.00 0.00 1 2 .333 - 0.03 0.03
CAREER   28 5 2 0 7 0 0 0 .299 1.05 0.39 0.42 11 17 .393 2.97 0.53 3.30

NBA Playoff Stats - Advanced Stats

Season Team GP GS TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% TOV% STL% BLK% USG% Total S % PPR PPS ORtg DRtg PER
1978-79 NJN 2 - .495 .500 5.29 7.65 6.36 13.36 10.25 2.22 - 25.74 91.67 -1.60 1.24 101.6 108.2 16.89
1982-83 NYK 6 0 .627 .582 5.09 10.10 7.60 13.53 8.17 0.54 - 28.36 171.07 -0.77 1.45 124.1 111.2 24.90
1983-84 NYK 12 0 .620 .574 6.67 10.80 8.75 14.78 8.44 1.42 0.71 31.93 133.06 -1.50 1.48 124.8 112.8 27.76
1987-88 WAS 5 4 .554 .491 2.12 5.64 3.88 9.11 18.36 0.96 - 20.51 130.01 -5.27 1.30 100.4 114.7 9.86
1992-93 NJN 3 1 .571 .571 5.08 - 2.46 - 12.50 2.14 - 15.22 57.14 -4.31 1.14 100.2 108.0 8.40
CAREER   28 5 .602 .560 5.47 9.24 7.35 12.98 9.81 1.27 0.37 28.62 153.83 -2.08 1.43 118.7 111.6 22.54

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NBA All-Star Weekend Competitions

Eastern All-Star Coaches Selection - 1984, 1985, 1991
Western All-Star Coaches Selection - 1982

* Since the 1946-1947 season

NBA All-Star Game Stats - Totals

Season Team GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
1982 West 1 0 14 2 7 .286 0 0 .000 2 2 1.000 0 4 4 1 3 1 2 2 6
1984 East 1 0 22 8 13 .615 0 0 .000 2 5 .400 2 1 3 4 0 0 2 0 18
1985 East 1 0 22 6 10 .600 0 0 .000 1 2 .500 4 3 7 1 0 0 4 1 13
1991 East 1 1 26 2 8 .250 0 0 .000 4 4 1.000 2 1 3 3 0 1 1 1 8
TOTAL   4 1 84 18 38 .474 0 0 .000 9 13 .692 8 9 17 9 3 2 9 4 45
AVERAGES   4 1 21.0 4.50 9.50 .474 0.00 0.00 .000 2.25 3.25 .692 2.00 2.25 4.25 2.25 0.75 0.50 2.25 1.00 11.25

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NCAA

College: Tennessee (1977)

NCAA Season Stats - Per Game

Season School Class GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
1974-75 Tennessee Fr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1975-76 Tennessee So - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1976-77 Tennessee Jr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

NCAA Season Stats - Totals

Season School Class GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
1974-75 Tennessee Fr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1975-76 Tennessee So - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1976-77 Tennessee Jr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

NCAA Season Stats - Misc Stats

Season School Class GP GS Dbl Dbl Tpl Dbl 40 Pts 20 Reb 20 Ast Techs HOB Ast/TO Stl/TO FT/FGA W's L's Win % OWS DWS WS
1974-75 Tennessee Fr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1975-76 Tennessee So - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1976-77 Tennessee Jr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

NCAA Season Stats - Advanced Stats

Season School Class GP GS TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% TOV% STL% BLK% USG% Total S % PPR PPS ORtg DRtg PER
1974-75 Tennessee Fr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1975-76 Tennessee So - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1976-77 Tennessee Jr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

NCAA Awards & Honors

Consensus All-American First Team - 1977
Consensus All-American Second Team - 1976
NABC All-American Second Team - 1977
NABC All-American Third Team - 1975, 1976
AP All-American First Team - 1977
AP All-American Third Team - 1976
USBWA All-American First Team - 1976
USBWA All-American Second Team - 1977
UPI All-American First Team - 1977
UPI All-American Second Team - 1975, 1976