Dan Issel FC

Born: Oct 25, 1948 (69 years old)

Birthplace: Batavia, Illinois (United States)

Nationality: United States

Height: 6-9 (206cm)     Weight: 235 (107kg)

Current NBA Status: Unrestricted Free Agent

Draft Entry: 1970 NBA Draft

Drafted: Round 8, Pick 3, Detroit Pistons

Pre-Draft Team: Kentucky (Sr)

High School: Batavia High School [Batavia, Illinois]

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NBA

9 Years Of Service - Hall of Fame Player, All-Star, #44 retired by DEN

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
1976-77 DEN 79 - 31.7 8.35 16.23 .515 - - - 5.63 7.06 .797 2.67 6.14 8.81 2.24 1.15 0.37 3.11 - 22.34
1977-78 DEN 82 - 34.8 8.04 15.70 .512 - - - 5.22 6.67 .782 3.09 7.04 10.12 3.71 1.22 0.50 3.40 3.16 21.29
1978-79 DEN 81 - 33.9 6.57 12.72 .517 - - - 3.90 5.17 .754 2.96 6.15 9.11 3.15 0.75 0.57 2.88 2.11 17.04
1979-80 DEN 82 - 35.8 8.72 17.27 .505 0.05 0.15 .333 6.30 8.13 .775 2.88 5.89 8.77 2.41 1.07 0.66 2.32 1.99 23.79
1980-81 DEN 80 - 33.0 7.67 15.25 .503 0.03 0.15 .167 6.49 8.55 .759 2.86 5.59 8.45 1.98 1.04 0.66 3.11 1.62 21.86
1981-82 DEN 81 81 30.5 8.04 15.26 .527 0.05 0.07 .667 6.74 8.09 .834 2.15 5.36 7.51 2.21 0.83 0.68 3.02 2.09 22.86
1982-83 DEN 80 80 30.4 8.26 16.20 .510 0.05 0.24 .211 5.00 5.99 .835 1.89 5.56 7.45 2.79 1.04 0.54 2.84 2.17 21.57
1983-84 DEN 76 66 27.3 7.49 15.17 .493 0.05 0.25 .211 4.79 5.63 .850 1.47 5.28 6.75 2.28 0.79 0.58 2.39 1.61 19.82
1984-85 DEN 77 9 21.9 4.71 10.27 .459 0.01 0.09 .143 3.34 4.14 .806 1.04 3.26 4.30 1.78 0.84 0.40 2.22 1.21 12.78
CAREER   718 236 31.1 7.55 14.92 .506 0.04 0.16 .253 5.28 6.62 .797 2.35 5.60 7.95 2.51 0.97 0.55 2.82 2.00 20.42

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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
1976-77 DEN 79 - 2507 660 1282 .515 - - - 445 558 .797 211 485 696 177 91 29 246 - 1765
1977-78 DEN 82 - 2851 659 1287 .512 - - - 428 547 .782 253 577 830 304 100 41 279 259 1746
1978-79 DEN 81 - 2742 532 1030 .517 - - - 316 419 .754 240 498 738 255 61 46 233 171 1380
1979-80 DEN 82 - 2938 715 1416 .505 4 12 .333 517 667 .775 236 483 719 198 88 54 190 163 1951
1980-81 DEN 80 - 2641 614 1220 .503 2 12 .167 519 684 .759 229 447 676 158 83 53 249 130 1749
1981-82 DEN 81 81 2472 651 1236 .527 4 6 .667 546 655 .834 174 434 608 179 67 55 245 169 1852
1982-83 DEN 80 80 2431 661 1296 .510 4 19 .211 400 479 .835 151 445 596 223 83 43 227 174 1726
1983-84 DEN 76 66 2076 569 1153 .493 4 19 .211 364 428 .850 112 401 513 173 60 44 182 122 1506
1984-85 DEN 77 9 1684 363 791 .459 1 7 .143 257 319 .806 80 251 331 137 65 31 171 93 984
CAREER   718 236 22342 5424 10711 .506 19 75 .253 3792 4756 .797 1686 4021 5707 1804 698 396 2022 1281 14659

☆ 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
1976-77 DEN 79 - 0 0 1 0 0 0 .233 - - 0.44 48 31 .608 7.10 3.80 10.90
1977-78 DEN 82 - 0 0 1 0 0 0 .271 1.17 0.39 0.43 48 34 .585 7.90 3.10 11.10
1978-79 DEN 81 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .224 1.49 0.36 0.41 47 34 .580 6.70 3.10 9.80
1979-80 DEN 82 - 0 0 1 0 0 0 .264 1.21 0.54 0.47 30 52 .366 9.20 2.30 11.50
1980-81 DEN 80 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .204 1.22 0.64 0.56 36 44 .450 8.90 1.60 10.50
1981-82 DEN 81 81 3 0 0 0 0 0 .209 1.06 0.40 0.53 45 36 .556 9.00 0.80 9.80
1982-83 DEN 80 80 13 0 0 0 0 0 .224 1.28 0.48 0.37 44 36 .550 6.80 1.50 8.40
1983-84 DEN 76 66 8 0 0 0 0 0 .189 1.42 0.49 0.37 36 40 .474 4.80 1.30 6.10
1984-85 DEN 77 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 .129 1.47 0.70 0.40 50 27 .649 2.70 1.70 4.30
CAREER   718 236 24 0 3 0 0 0 .215 1.27 0.47 0.44 384 334 .535 63.10 19.20 82.40

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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
1976-77 DEN 79 - .578 .515 8.83 19.28 14.19 10.96 - 1.57 0.59 - 131.23 - 1.38 - 96.0 21.20
1977-78 DEN 82 - .571 .512 9.45 20.05 14.94 16.07 14.50 1.55 0.73 23.95 129.45 -1.94 1.36 111.1 100.5 21.61
1978-79 DEN 81 - .568 .517 9.23 18.77 14.05 13.32 12.34 1.01 0.87 19.47 127.07 -0.04 1.34 115.8 103.2 18.38
1979-80 DEN 82 - .571 .506 8.17 17.52 12.74 10.70 8.71 1.38 0.99 24.98 161.34 -1.05 1.38 118.4 107.3 22.22
1980-81 DEN 80 - .575 .504 8.64 17.70 13.06 8.36 7.87 1.38 1.02 23.22 142.87 -0.87 1.43 121.4 108.8 21.81
1981-82 DEN 81 81 .608 .528 7.74 18.32 13.17 9.78 9.98 1.18 1.11 26.03 202.70 -1.85 1.50 122.6 112.7 23.13
1982-83 DEN 80 80 .573 .512 6.27 18.55 12.40 12.58 10.35 1.46 0.89 25.54 155.56 -0.96 1.33 115.0 107.9 21.69
1983-84 DEN 76 66 .561 .495 5.52 20.84 12.98 11.58 8.34 1.26 1.11 26.56 155.45 -0.29 1.31 114.3 110.8 21.07
1984-85 DEN 77 9 .528 .460 4.76 16.97 10.47 10.68 9.08 1.72 1.02 23.00 140.74 -0.09 1.24 111.3 108.0 17.28
CAREER   718 236 .572 .507 7.80 18.78 13.27 11.52 10.20 1.38 0.92 24.01 155.70 -0.94 1.37 116.6 106.2 21.07

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NBA Transactions

Mar 23, 1970 - The Detroit Pistons selected Dan Issel in Round 8 with Pick 3 in the 1970 NBA Draft.
Aug 5, 1976 - Dan Issel signed a multi-year contract with the Denver Nuggets.
Oct 29, 1983 - Dan Issel signed a veteran extension with the Denver Nuggets.
Jul 1, 1985 - Dan Issel, previously with the Denver Nuggets, became a free agent.
Jul 1, 1985 - The Denver Nuggets renounced their free-agent exception rights to Dan Issel.

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NBA Awards & Honors

J. Walter Kennedy Citizenship Award - 1985

* 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
1976-77 DEN 6 - 37.0 8.17 16.00 .510 - - - 5.67 7.50 .756 3.00 6.67 9.67 2.83 0.83 0.67 3.33 - 22.00
1977-78 DEN 13 - 35.4 7.92 16.31 .486 - - - 4.31 5.00 .862 3.15 7.15 10.31 4.08 0.54 0.23 3.31 3.00 20.15
1978-79 DEN 3 - 36.3 8.00 15.00 .533 - - - 8.33 10.33 .806 2.33 7.00 9.33 3.33 0.00 0.00 5.00 3.00 24.33
1981-82 DEN 3 0 34.3 10.67 20.00 .533 0.00 0.00 .000 4.00 4.00 1.000 2.67 4.33 7.00 1.67 1.00 0.33 3.33 2.33 25.33
1982-83 DEN 8 0 28.4 8.62 17.00 .507 0.00 0.12 .000 3.12 3.62 .862 1.62 5.62 7.25 3.12 1.12 0.62 2.25 1.25 20.38
1983-84 DEN 5 0 30.6 10.40 20.40 .510 0.20 0.40 .500 6.40 7.80 .821 2.00 6.00 8.00 1.60 1.20 1.20 3.00 3.00 27.40
1984-85 DEN 15 4 21.7 4.87 10.60 .459 0.07 0.07 1.000 2.60 3.20 .812 0.93 2.67 3.60 1.80 0.80 0.33 2.40 0.87 12.40
CAREER   53 4 30.2 7.58 15.28 .496 0.06 0.13 .500 4.21 5.08 .829 2.09 5.32 7.42 2.74 0.79 0.45 2.96 1.98 19.42

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
1976-77 DEN 6 - 222 49 96 .510 - - - 34 45 .756 18 40 58 17 5 4 20 - 132
1977-78 DEN 13 - 460 103 212 .486 - - - 56 65 .862 41 93 134 53 7 3 43 39 262
1978-79 DEN 3 - 109 24 45 .533 - - - 25 31 .806 7 21 28 10 0 0 15 9 73
1981-82 DEN 3 0 103 32 60 .533 0 0 .000 12 12 1.000 8 13 21 5 3 1 10 7 76
1982-83 DEN 8 0 227 69 136 .507 0 1 .000 25 29 .862 13 45 58 25 9 5 18 10 163
1983-84 DEN 5 0 153 52 102 .510 1 2 .500 32 39 .821 10 30 40 8 6 6 15 15 137
1984-85 DEN 15 4 325 73 159 .459 1 1 1.000 39 48 .812 14 40 54 27 12 5 36 13 186
CAREER   53 4 1599 402 810 .496 2 4 .500 223 269 .829 111 282 393 145 42 24 157 93 1029

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
1976-77 DEN 6 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .276 - - 0.47 2 4 .333 0.60 0.20 0.90
1977-78 DEN 13 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .274 1.36 0.18 0.31 6 7 .462 1.00 0.20 1.30
1978-79 DEN 3 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .256 1.11 0.00 0.69 1 2 .333 0.40 - 0.40
1981-82 DEN 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .257 0.71 0.43 0.20 1 2 .333 0.30 - 0.30
1982-83 DEN 8 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .249 2.50 0.90 0.21 3 5 .375 0.50 0.20 0.70
1983-84 DEN 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .250 0.53 0.40 0.38 2 3 .400 0.30 0.10 0.40
1984-85 DEN 15 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .141 2.08 0.92 0.30 8 7 .533 0.40 0.30 0.70
CAREER   53 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 .227 1.38 0.40 0.33 23 30 .434 3.50 1.00 4.70

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
1976-77 DEN 6 - .570 .510 8.39 19.55 13.84 12.87 - 1.01 0.99 - 126.60 - 1.38 - 99.3 19.38
1977-78 DEN 13 - .544 .486 9.24 20.09 14.78 16.71 13.95 0.69 0.33 22.89 134.74 -0.80 1.24 110.7 107.1 19.93
1978-79 DEN 3 - .622 .533 6.51 21.67 13.70 13.04 13.31 - - 24.54 133.98 -2.18 1.62 120.9 110.5 21.79
1981-82 DEN 3 0 .582 .533 8.28 14.42 11.25 7.04 9.68 1.32 0.50 27.20 153.33 -3.39 1.27 116.5 114.3 22.36
1982-83 DEN 8 0 .548 .507 5.44 20.03 12.51 16.87 6.30 1.73 1.08 27.08 136.94 2.76 1.20 111.7 107.5 23.07
1983-84 DEN 5 0 .575 .515 7.23 23.07 14.90 7.92 11.18 1.77 2.24 34.46 183.03 -6.04 1.34 111.7 112.1 25.70
1984-85 DEN 15 4 .516 .462 4.30 14.25 8.90 10.99 6.73 1.63 0.89 22.32 227.16 1.45 1.17 111.4 110.1 15.97
CAREER   53 4 .554 .498 7.06 19.06 12.88 13.14 10.27 1.17 0.81 25.10 182.53 -0.54 1.27 112.5 108.3 20.33

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NBA All-Star Weekend Competitions

Western All-Star Fan Vote Selection - 1977

* 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
1977 West 1 - 10 0 3 .000 - - - 0 0 .000 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0
TOTAL   1 - 10 0 3 .000 - - - 0 0 .000 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0
AVERAGES   1 - 10.0 0.00 3.00 .000 - - - 0.00 0.00 .000 1.00 0.00 1.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 - 0.00

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NCAA

College: Kentucky (1970)

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
1966-67 DNP Fr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1967-68 Kentucky So - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1968-69 Kentucky Jr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1969-70 Kentucky Sr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

NCAA Awards & Honors

Consensus All-American First Team - 1970
Consensus All-American Second Team - 1969
NABC All-American First Team - 1970
NABC All-American Second Team - 1969
AP All-American First Team - 1970
AP All-American Second Team - 1969
USBWA All-American First Team - 1969, 1970
UPI All-American First Team - 1970
UPI All-American Third Team - 1969