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Magic Johnson  PG  32
(Earvin Johnson, Jr.)
Current Team: Retired
Date Of Birth: Aug 14, 1959 (54 years old)
Birthplace: Lansing, Michigan (United States)
Nationality: United States
Height: 6-9 (206cm)      Weight: 255 (116kg)   
Current Agent: N/A
Current NBA Status: Retired (May 14, 1996)
 


Draft Entry: 1979 NBA Draft
Early Entry Info: 1979 Early Entrant
Pre-Draft Team: Michigan State (So)
Draft Rights Trade: N/A
Draft Rights Renounced: N/A
High School: Everett High School [Lansing, Michigan (United States)]

NBA

14 Years Of Service - NBA's Top 50, 3x MVP, 3x Finals MVP, 9x All-NBA 1st, 12x All-StarAll Magic Johnson NBA Stats & Splits

NBA Regular Season Stats - Per Game

Season Team GP GS Min FGM FGA FG% 3FGM 3FGA 3PT% FTM FTA FT% FIC OFF DEF Reb Ast Stl Blk PF TO Pts
1984-1985 LAL 77 77 36.1 6.5 11.7 .561 0.1 0.5 .189 5.1 6.0 .843 21.57 1.17 5.01 6.18 12.57 1.47 0.32 2.01 3.96 18.26
1985-1986 LAL 72 70 35.9 6.7 12.8 .526 0.1 0.6 .238 5.2 6.0 .871 21.40 1.18 4.75 5.93 12.60 1.57 0.22 1.85 3.79 18.81
1986-1987 LAL 80 80 36.3 8.5 16.3 .523 0.1 0.5 .205 6.7 7.9 .848 23.35 1.52 4.78 6.30 12.21 1.73 0.45 2.10 3.75 23.86
1987-1988 LAL 72 70 36.6 6.8 13.8 .492 0.2 0.8 .196 5.8 6.8 .853 20.54 1.22 5.01 6.24 11.92 1.58 0.18 2.04 3.74 19.56
1988-1989 LAL 77 77 37.5 7.5 14.8 .509 0.8 2.4 .314 6.7 7.3 .911 24.66 1.44 6.44 7.88 12.83 1.79 0.29 2.23 4.05 22.47
1989-1990 LAL 79 79 37.2 6.9 14.4 .480 1.3 3.5 .384 7.2 8.1 .890 22.74 1.62 4.99 6.61 11.48 1.67 0.43 2.11 3.66 22.34
1990-1991 LAL 79 79 37.1 5.9 12.4 .477 1.0 3.2 .320 6.6 7.3 .906 22.06 1.33 5.65 6.97 12.52 1.29 0.22 1.90 3.97 19.38
1995-1996 LAL 32 9 29.9 4.3 9.2 .466 0.7 1.8 .379 5.4 6.3 .856 14.11 1.25 4.47 5.72 6.88 0.81 0.41 1.50 3.22 14.62
CAREER 568 541 36.3 6.8 13.5 .507 0.5 1.7 .320 6.1 7.0 .875 21.90 1.35 5.19 6.55 12.00 1.54 0.31 2.01 3.81 20.37

NBA Regular Season Stats - Totals

Season Team GP GS Min FGM FGA FG% 3FGM 3FGA 3PT% FTM FTA FT% FIC OFF DEF Reb Ast Stl Blk PF TO Pts
1984-1985 LAL 77 77 2781.0 504 899 .561 7 37 .189 391 464 .843 1661 90 386 476 968 113 25 155 305 1406
1985-1986 LAL 72 70 2584.0 483 918 .526 10 42 .238 378 434 .871 1541 85 342 427 907 113 16 133 273 1354
1986-1987 LAL 80 80 2904.0 683 1306 .523 8 39 .205 535 631 .848 1868 122 382 504 977 138 36 168 300 1909
1987-1988 LAL 72 70 2637.0 490 996 .492 11 56 .196 417 489 .853 1479 88 361 449 858 114 13 147 269 1408
1988-1989 LAL 77 77 2886.0 579 1137 .509 59 188 .314 513 563 .911 1899 111 496 607 988 138 22 172 312 1730
1989-1990 LAL 79 79 2937.0 546 1138 .480 106 276 .384 567 637 .890 1797 128 394 522 907 132 34 167 289 1765
1990-1991 LAL 79 79 2933.0 466 976 .477 80 250 .320 519 573 .906 1743 105 446 551 989 102 17 150 314 1531
1995-1996 LAL 32 9 958.0 137 294 .466 22 58 .379 172 201 .856 451 40 143 183 220 26 13 48 103 468
CAREER 568 541 20620.0 3888 7664 .507 303 946 .320 3492 3992 .875 12438 769 2950 3719 6814 876 176 1140 2165 11571

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
1984-1985 LAL 77 77 60 7 0 0 2 0 .372 3.17 0.37 0.52 59 18 0.766 9.50 3.20 12.70
1985-1986 LAL 72 70 53 3 0 0 3 0 .414 3.32 0.41 0.47 56 16 0.778 8.91 3.03 11.95
1986-1987 LAL 80 80 61 11 3 0 1 0 .453 3.26 0.46 0.48 63 17 0.787 11.97 3.63 15.60
1987-1988 LAL 72 70 48 13 0 0 1 0 .425 3.19 0.42 0.49 57 15 0.792 7.78 3.20 10.99
1988-1989 LAL 77 77 65 17 1 0 3 0 .462 3.17 0.44 0.50 54 23 0.701 12.00 3.90 15.90
1989-1990 LAL 79 79 55 11 0 0 3 0 .437 3.14 0.46 0.56 62 17 0.785 12.72 3.63 16.35
1990-1991 LAL 79 79 58 13 0 0 2 0 .451 3.15 0.32 0.59 57 22 0.722 10.94 4.13 15.07
1995-1996 LAL 32 9 8 1 0 0 0 0 .285 2.14 0.25 0.68 22 10 0.688 2.62 0.92 3.55
CAREER 568 541 408 76 4 0 15 0 .422 3.15 0.40 0.52 430 138 0.757 82.34 27.36 109.70

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
1984-1985 LAL 77 77 .637 .565 4.07 14.44 9.75 42.50 21.66 1.89 .48 20.47 159.25 12.11 1.56 123.4 107.4 23.20
1985-1986 LAL 72 70 .610 .532 3.89 14.38 9.35 45.08 19.75 2.05 .34 21.59 163.52 12.75 1.47 122.1 106.4 23.97
1986-1987 LAL 80 80 .603 .526 5.03 13.67 9.66 46.92 15.93 2.25 .69 26.31 157.60 11.98 1.46 124.0 106.8 27.37
1987-1988 LAL 72 70 .581 .497 4.00 14.74 9.66 44.89 18.17 2.09 .28 23.45 154.12 11.51 1.41 118.6 106.9 23.42
1988-1989 LAL 77 77 .625 .535 4.61 17.92 11.72 48.13 18.39 2.29 .43 24.29 173.43 12.04 1.52 125.1 105.5 27.28
1989-1990 LAL 79 79 .622 .526 5.22 14.79 10.20 45.20 16.93 2.25 .68 24.93 175.40 10.99 1.55 126.4 106.9 26.92
1990-1991 LAL 79 79 .623 .518 4.32 16.87 10.86 49.25 20.36 1.78 .34 23.01 170.32 12.25 1.57 123.4 105.2 25.37
1995-1996 LAL 32 9 .612 .503 5.19 17.19 11.42 34.17 21.22 1.45 .96 23.50 170.10 4.63 1.59 117.4 108.9 21.62
CAREER 568 541 .614 .527 4.50 15.37 10.25 45.43 18.69 2.06 .49 23.49 170.24 11.35 1.51 123.2 106.6 26.01

NBA TransactionsAll NBA Transactions | Los Angeles Lakers Transactions

Jun 25, 1979 - The Los Angeles Lakers selected Magic Johnson in Round 1 with Pick 1 in the 1979 NBA Draft.
Aug 1, 1979 - Magic Johnson signed a multi-year contract with the Los Angeles Lakers.
Jul 1, 1984 - Magic Johnson, previously with the Los Angeles Lakers, became a free agent.
Aug 1, 1984 - Magic Johnson signed a multi-year contract with the Los Angeles Lakers.
Nov 7, 1991 - Magic Johnson retired from professional basketball.
Sep 29, 1992 - Magic Johnson decided to come out of retirement and resume his professional basketball career.
Oct 1, 1992 - Magic Johnson signed a veteran extension with the Los Angeles Lakers.
Nov 3, 1992 - Magic Johnson retired from professional basketball.
Nov 3, 1992 - Magic Johnson, previously with the Los Angeles Lakers, became a free agent.
Nov 3, 1992 - The Los Angeles Lakers placed the contract of Magic Johnson on waivers.
Jan 20, 1996 - Magic Johnson decided to come out of retirement and resume his professional basketball career.
Jan 20, 1996 - Magic Johnson signed a contract with the Los Angeles Lakers.
May 14, 1996 - Magic Johnson retired from professional basketball.
Jul 1, 1996 - Magic Johnson, previously with the Los Angeles Lakers, became a free agent.
Jul 17, 1996 - The Los Angeles Lakers renounced their free-agent exception rights to Magic Johnson.

NBA Awards & HonorsSince the 1946-1947 season

Most Valuable Player - 1987, 1989, 1990
Bill Russell NBA Finals MVP - 1980, 1982, 1987
All-NBA First Team - 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1991
Player Of The Month - Oct 80, Nov 83, Feb 85, Dec 86, Mar 87, Feb 90
Player Of The Week - 11/11/79, 03/16/80, 03/13/83, 04/10/83, 11/13/83, 02/26/84, 02/17/85, 03/09/86, 12/21/86, 02/15/87, 03/08/87, 03/22/87, 04/05/87, 12/13/87, 12/04/88, 01/01/89, 04/15/90, 04/07/91
IBM Award - 1984

NBA Playoff ExperienceAll Magic Johnson NBA Playoff Stats & Splits

NBA Playoff Stats - Per Game

Season Team GP GS Min FGM FGA FG% 3FGM 3FGA 3PT% FTM FTA FT% FIC OFF DEF Reb Ast Stl Blk PF TO Pts
1984-1985 LAL 19 19 36.2 6.1 11.9 .513 0.1 0.4 .143 5.3 6.2 .847 23.66 1.00 6.05 7.05 15.21 1.68 0.21 2.53 4.00 17.53
1985-1986 LAL 14 14 38.6 7.9 14.6 .537 0.0 0.8 .000 5.9 7.6 .766 25.78 1.50 5.64 7.14 15.07 1.93 0.07 3.07 3.21 21.57
1986-1987 LAL 18 18 37.1 8.2 15.3 .538 0.1 0.7 .167 5.4 6.7 .810 25.53 1.50 6.50 8.00 12.67 1.83 0.39 1.83 2.83 22.00
1987-1988 LAL 24 24 40.2 7.0 13.7 .514 0.3 0.6 .500 5.5 6.5 .852 21.05 1.33 4.08 5.42 12.62 1.42 0.17 2.54 3.46 19.88
1988-1989 LAL 14 14 37.0 6.1 12.4 .489 0.7 2.5 .286 5.6 6.1 .907 20.59 1.07 4.86 5.93 11.79 1.93 0.21 2.14 3.79 18.43
1989-1990 LAL 9 9 41.8 8.4 17.2 .490 0.6 2.8 .200 7.8 8.8 .886 22.65 1.33 5.00 6.33 12.78 1.22 0.11 3.11 4.00 25.22
1990-1991 LAL 19 19 43.3 6.2 14.1 .440 1.1 3.7 .296 8.3 9.4 .882 22.74 1.21 6.89 8.11 12.63 1.21 0.00 2.26 4.05 21.79
1995-1996 LAL 4 0 33.8 3.8 9.8 .385 0.8 2.2 .333 7.0 8.2 .848 14.84 2.00 6.50 8.50 6.50 0.00 0.00 0.75 3.00 15.25
CAREER 121 117 38.9 6.9 13.8 .501 0.4 1.5 .266 6.2 7.2 .849 22.80 1.30 5.61 6.91 13.03 1.55 0.17 2.39 3.58 20.40

NBA Playoff Stats - Totals

Season Team GP GS Min FGM FGA FG% 3FGM 3FGA 3PT% FTM FTA FT% FIC OFF DEF Reb Ast Stl Blk PF TO Pts
1984-1985 LAL 19 19 687.0 116 226 .513 1 7 .143 100 118 .847 450 19 115 134 289 32 4 48 76 333
1985-1986 LAL 14 14 541.0 110 205 .537 0 11 .000 82 107 .766 361 21 79 100 211 27 1 43 45 302
1986-1987 LAL 18 18 667.0 148 275 .538 2 12 .167 98 121 .810 460 27 117 144 228 33 7 33 51 396
1987-1988 LAL 24 24 965.0 169 329 .514 7 14 .500 132 155 .852 505 32 98 130 303 34 4 61 83 477
1988-1989 LAL 14 14 518.0 85 174 .489 10 35 .286 78 86 .907 288 15 68 83 165 27 3 30 53 258
1989-1990 LAL 9 9 376.0 76 155 .490 5 25 .200 70 79 .886 204 12 45 57 115 11 1 28 36 227
1990-1991 LAL 19 19 823.0 118 268 .440 21 71 .296 157 178 .882 432 23 131 154 240 23 0 43 77 414
1995-1996 LAL 4 0 135.0 15 39 .385 3 9 .333 28 33 .848 59 8 26 34 26 0 0 3 12 61
CAREER 121 117 4712.0 837 1671 .501 49 184 .266 745 877 .849 2759 157 679 836 1577 187 20 289 433 2468

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
1984-1985 LAL 19 19 19 2 0 0 1 0 .425 3.80 0.42 0.52 15 4 0.789 2.00 1.00 3.00
1985-1986 LAL 14 14 13 3 0 0 1 0 .483 4.69 0.60 0.52 8 6 0.571 2.19 0.77 2.96
1986-1987 LAL 18 18 16 4 0 0 1 0 .461 4.47 0.65 0.44 16 2 0.889 2.61 1.16 3.78
1987-1988 LAL 24 24 19 0 0 0 1 0 .482 3.65 0.41 0.47 15 9 0.625 3.11 0.79 3.91
1988-1989 LAL 14 14 10 0 0 0 1 0 .442 3.11 0.51 0.49 11 3 0.786 1.53 0.63 2.16
1989-1990 LAL 9 9 7 0 2 0 0 0 .526 3.19 0.31 0.51 4 5 0.444 1.44 0.27 1.71
1990-1991 LAL 19 19 16 4 1 0 3 0 .492 3.12 0.30 0.66 12 7 0.632 2.32 0.90 3.22
1995-1996 LAL 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .297 2.17 0.00 0.85 1 3 0.250 0.31 0.15 0.46
CAREER 121 117 101 13 3 0 8 0 .464 3.64 0.43 0.52 82 39 0.678 26.54 7.14 33.67

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
1984-1985 LAL 19 19 .599 .515 3.32 16.79 10.66 47.96 21.47 2.06 .31 19.97 150.36 16.28 1.47 122.5 107.2 22.30
1985-1986 LAL 14 14 .599 .537 4.94 16.55 11.08 49.70 15.15 2.41 .11 22.83 130.29 17.53 1.47 128.3 107.5 25.06
1986-1987 LAL 18 18 .603 .542 5.09 17.71 12.09 47.31 13.45 2.37 .58 23.54 151.48 14.72 1.44 129.5 106.2 26.66
1987-1988 LAL 24 24 .600 .524 4.09 11.51 7.95 46.48 17.28 1.83 .25 22.19 186.53 12.53 1.45 124.0 112.7 22.47
1988-1989 LAL 14 14 .609 .517 3.58 13.96 9.16 47.07 20.01 2.61 .34 22.11 168.12 10.82 1.48 122.0 109.1 22.67
1989-1990 LAL 9 9 .598 .506 3.95 13.68 9.01 47.93 15.95 1.50 .17 26.49 157.64 11.02 1.46 123.2 112.3 24.07
1990-1991 LAL 19 19 .598 .479 3.45 19.01 11.36 44.77 18.19 1.46 .00 23.23 161.81 10.18 1.54 121.3 111.0 22.27
1995-1996 LAL 4 0 .570 .423 6.58 22.97 14.48 31.70 18.32 .00 .00 21.55 156.64 3.68 1.56 115.4 107.2 18.83
CAREER 121 117 .600 .516 4.11 15.77 10.28 46.58 17.39 1.96 .25 22.53 161.67 13.19 1.48 124.2 109.3 24.84

NBA All-Star Weekend CompetitionsSince the 1946-1947 season


NBA All-Star Game Stats - Totals

Season Team GP GS Min FGM FGA FG% 3FGM 3FGA 3PT% FTM FTA FT% FIC OFF DEF Reb Ast Stl Blk PF TO Pts
1980 All-Star Game 1 1 24.0 5 8 .625 0 1 .000 2 2 1.000 13 2 0 2 4 3 2 3 2 12
1982 All-Star Game 1 0 23.0 5 9 .556 0 0 .000 6 7 .857 14 3 1 4 7 0 0 5 1 16
1983 All-Star Game 1 1 33.0 7 16 .438 0 1 .000 3 4 .750 21 3 2 5 16 5 0 2 7 17
1984 All-Star Game 1 1 37.0 6 13 .462 1 3 .333 2 2 1.000 34 4 5 9 22 3 2 3 4 15
1985 All-Star Game 1 1 31.0 7 14 .500 0 0 .000 7 8 .875 24 2 3 5 15 1 0 2 3 21
1986 All-Star Game 1 1 28.0 1 3 .333 0 1 .000 4 4 1.000 10 0 4 4 15 1 0 4 9 6
1987 All-Star Game 1 1 34.0 4 10 .400 0 0 .000 1 2 .500 21 1 6 7 13 4 0 2 1 9
1988 All-Star Game 1 1 39.0 4 15 .267 0 1 .000 9 9 1.000 21 1 5 6 19 2 2 2 8 17
1989 All-Star Game No Stats Available
1990 All-Star Game 1 1 25.0 9 15 .600 4 6 .667 0 0 .000 17 1 5 6 4 0 1 1 3 22
1991 All-Star Game 1 1 28.0 7 16 .438 2 5 .400 0 0 .000 7 1 3 4 3 0 0 1 3 16
1992 All-Star Game 1 0 29.0 9 12 .750 3 3 1.000 4 4 1.000 23 3 2 5 9 2 0 0 7 25
TOTAL 6 5 183.0 34 71 .479 9 16 .562 18 19 .947 99 7 25 32 63 9 3 10 31 95
AVERAGES 6 5 30.5 5.7 11.8 .479 1.5 2.7 .562 3.0 3.2 .947 16.56 1.17 4.17 5.33 10.50 1.50 0.50 1.67 5.17 15.83


College

Michigan State (1979)All Magic Johnson NCAA Stats & Splits

NCAA Season Stats - Per Game

Year Class School GP GS Min FGM FGA FG% 3FGM 3FGA 3PT% FTM FTA FT% FIC OFF DEF Reb Ast Stl Blk PF TO Pts
1977-1978 Fr Michigan State No Stats Available
1978-1979 So Michigan State No Stats Available
CAREER No Stats Available

NCAA Season Stats - Totals

Year Class School GP GS Min FGM FGA FG% 3FGM 3FGA 3PT% FTM FTA FT% FIC OFF DEF Reb Ast Stl Blk PF TO Pts
1977-1978 Fr Michigan State No Stats Available
1978-1979 So Michigan State No Stats Available
CAREER No Stats Available

NCAA Season Stats - Misc Stats

Year Class School 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
1977-1978 Fr Michigan State No Stats Available
1978-1979 So Michigan State No Stats Available
CAREER No Stats Available

NCAA Season Stats - Advanced Stats

Year Class School GP GS TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% TOV% STL% BLK% USG% Total S % PPR PPS ORtg DRtg PER
1977-1978 Fr Michigan State No Stats Available
1978-1979 So Michigan State No Stats Available
CAREER No Stats Available

NCAA Awards & Honors



National Team Events

United States

FIBA Senior Team Events Stats

Year Event GP Min FGM FGA FG% 3FGM 3FGA 3PT% FTM FTA FT% Reb Ast Stl Blk PF TO Pts Place
1992 Olympic Games 6 18:04 2.8 5.0 .567 1.0 2.2 .462 1.3 1.7 .800 2.3 5.5 1.3 0.0 0.5 1.0 8.0 Gold
AVERAGES 6 18:04 2.8 5.0 .567 1.0 2.2 .462 1.3 1.7 .800 2.3 5.5 1.3 0.0 0.5 1.0 8.0 -
TOTAL 6 108:27 17 30 .567 6 13 .462 8 10 .800 14 33 8 0 3 6 48 -


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Feb 05, 2014 - Magic Johnson Reaches Out To Lakers About Helping Recruit Free Agents (Mark Medina/Los Angeles Daily News)
Magic Johnson sounded eager to assist the Lakers moving forward.