David Thompson GF

Current Team: N/A

Born: Jul 13, 1954 (64 years old)

Birthplace: Shelby, North Carolina (United States)

Nationality: United States

Height: 6-5 (196cm)     Weight: 195 (88kg)

Current NBA Status: Unrestricted Free Agent

Draft Entry: 1975 NBA Draft

Drafted: Round 1, Pick 1, Atlanta Hawks

Pre-Draft Team: NC State (Sr)

High School: Crest High School [Shelby, North Carolina]

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NBA

9 Years Of Service - Hall of Fame Player, 2x All-NBA 1st, 4x All-Star, #33 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 82 - 36.6 10.05 19.83 .507 - - - 5.82 7.60 .766 1.68 2.39 4.07 4.11 1.39 0.65 2.88 - 25.91
1977-78 DEN 80 - 37.8 10.32 19.80 .521 - - - 6.50 8.35 .778 1.95 2.92 4.88 4.53 1.15 1.24 2.66 3.06 27.15
1978-79 DEN 76 - 35.1 9.12 17.80 .512 - - - 5.78 7.67 .753 1.43 2.17 3.61 2.96 0.92 1.08 2.37 2.45 24.01
1979-80 DEN 39 - 31.8 7.41 15.82 .468 0.18 0.49 .368 6.51 8.59 .758 1.44 3.03 4.46 3.18 1.00 0.97 2.72 2.97 21.51
1980-81 DEN 77 - 34.0 9.53 18.84 .506 0.13 0.51 .256 6.35 7.99 .795 1.39 2.34 3.73 3.00 0.69 0.78 3.00 3.25 25.55
1981-82 DEN 61 5 20.4 5.13 10.56 .486 0.07 0.23 .286 4.52 5.56 .814 0.93 1.49 2.43 1.92 0.56 0.48 2.44 2.33 14.85
1982-83 SEA 75 64 28.7 5.93 12.33 .481 0.03 0.13 .200 3.97 5.07 .784 1.28 2.32 3.60 2.96 0.63 0.44 1.89 2.17 15.87
1983-84 SEA 19 0 18.4 4.68 8.68 .539 0.00 0.05 .000 3.26 3.84 .849 0.95 1.37 2.32 0.68 0.53 0.68 1.58 1.42 12.63
CAREER   509 69 32.0 8.28 16.43 .504 0.08 0.31 .277 5.53 7.10 .778 1.45 2.33 3.77 3.20 0.90 0.80 2.53 2.64 22.13

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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 82 - 3001 824 1626 .507 - - - 477 623 .766 138 196 334 337 114 53 236 - 2125
1977-78 DEN 80 - 3025 826 1584 .521 - - - 520 668 .778 156 234 390 362 92 99 213 245 2172
1978-79 DEN 76 - 2670 693 1353 .512 - - - 439 583 .753 109 165 274 225 70 82 180 186 1825
1979-80 DEN 39 - 1239 289 617 .468 7 19 .368 254 335 .758 56 118 174 124 39 38 106 116 839
1980-81 DEN 77 - 2620 734 1451 .506 10 39 .256 489 615 .795 107 180 287 231 53 60 231 250 1967
1981-82 DEN 61 5 1246 313 644 .486 4 14 .286 276 339 .814 57 91 148 117 34 29 149 142 906
1982-83 SEA 75 64 2155 445 925 .481 2 10 .200 298 380 .784 96 174 270 222 47 33 142 163 1190
1983-84 SEA 19 0 349 89 165 .539 0 1 .000 62 73 .849 18 26 44 13 10 13 30 27 240
CAREER   509 69 16305 4213 8365 .504 23 83 .277 2815 3616 .778 737 1184 1921 1631 459 407 1287 1129 11264

☆ 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 82 - 0 0 4 0 0 0 .323 - - 0.38 50 32 .610 7.60 3.10 10.70
1977-78 DEN 80 - 0 0 7 0 0 0 .335 1.48 0.38 0.42 47 33 .588 10.80 1.90 12.70
1978-79 DEN 76 - 0 0 1 0 0 0 .261 1.21 0.38 0.43 44 32 .579 7.40 2.10 9.50
1979-80 DEN 39 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .119 1.07 0.34 0.54 15 24 .385 2.20 0.80 3.00
1980-81 DEN 77 - 0 0 4 0 0 0 .255 0.92 0.21 0.42 34 43 .442 6.00 0.40 6.40
1981-82 DEN 61 5 0 0 1 0 0 0 .108 0.82 0.24 0.53 37 24 .607 2.10 - 2.00
1982-83 SEA 75 64 0 0 0 0 0 0 .185 1.36 0.29 0.41 44 31 .587 3.60 1.80 5.40
1983-84 SEA 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .029 0.48 0.37 0.44 7 12 .368 0.80 0.30 1.00
CAREER   509 69 0 0 17 0 0 0 .321 1.15 0.31 0.43 278 231 .546 40.50 10.40 50.70

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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 82 - .559 .507 4.83 6.51 5.69 17.74 - 1.64 0.90 - 127.24 - 1.31 - 99.8 20.48
1977-78 DEN 80 - .578 .521 5.49 7.66 6.62 19.25 11.54 1.34 1.66 26.82 129.99 -0.12 1.37 114.4 104.2 22.93
1978-79 DEN 76 - .567 .512 4.31 6.39 5.36 13.32 10.36 1.19 1.59 25.91 126.52 -1.35 1.35 113.9 106.2 20.45
1979-80 DEN 39 - .549 .474 4.60 10.15 7.31 15.65 13.18 1.45 1.65 27.85 159.50 -2.67 1.36 107.9 108.6 19.02
1980-81 DEN 77 - .571 .509 4.07 7.18 5.59 13.20 12.68 0.89 1.16 27.95 155.74 -3.40 1.36 111.1 112.6 19.57
1981-82 DEN 61 5 .571 .489 5.03 7.62 6.36 12.48 15.18 1.19 1.17 28.52 158.59 -4.72 1.41 108.4 115.6 18.25
1982-83 SEA 75 64 .545 .482 4.97 8.24 6.68 14.68 12.99 1.01 0.81 23.32 146.53 -0.70 1.29 108.2 106.5 16.27
1983-84 SEA 19 0 .609 .539 5.88 8.42 7.16 6.01 12.05 1.38 2.07 26.67 138.87 -5.34 1.45 113.8 109.2 20.10
CAREER   509 69 .566 .505 4.87 7.38 6.16 15.09 12.29 1.25 1.28 26.71 155.92 -1.93 1.35 111.8 106.4 19.94

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NBA Transactions

May 29, 1975 - The Atlanta Hawks selected David Thompson in Round 1 with Pick 1 in the 1975 NBA Draft.
Aug 5, 1976 - David Thompson signed a multi-year contract with the Denver Nuggets.
Jun 1, 1978 - David Thompson signed a veteran extension with the Denver Nuggets.
Jun 16, 1982 - David Thompson was acquired by the Seattle SuperSonics from the Denver Nuggets in a trade.
Jul 1, 1983 - David Thompson, previously with the Seattle SuperSonics, became a free agent.
Jan 18, 1984 - David Thompson signed a multi-year contract with the Seattle SuperSonics.
Jul 1, 1985 - David Thompson, previously with the Seattle SuperSonics, became a free agent.
Oct 15, 1985 - The Seattle SuperSonics renounced their free-agent exception rights to David Thompson.

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NBA Awards & Honors

All-NBA First Team - 1977, 1978
Player Of The Week - 11/02/1980

* 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 - 39.5 9.33 20.17 .463 - - - 6.00 8.83 .679 2.17 3.00 5.17 4.00 1.50 0.67 3.67 - 24.67
1977-78 DEN 13 - 37.0 10.08 22.38 .450 - - - 5.08 6.15 .825 1.38 2.69 4.08 4.00 0.69 1.62 2.62 3.00 25.23
1978-79 DEN 3 - 40.7 12.67 23.00 .551 - - - 2.67 3.67 .727 2.33 4.67 7.00 4.00 1.33 0.33 4.00 4.00 28.00
1981-82 DEN 3 0 22.0 5.00 11.00 .455 0.33 1.00 .333 1.33 2.33 .571 1.33 2.00 3.33 2.00 0.33 0.00 2.67 2.67 11.67
1982-83 SEA 2 0 32.5 4.50 12.50 .360 0.00 0.00 .000 3.00 5.00 .600 0.00 0.00 0.00 3.50 0.50 0.50 3.50 2.00 12.00
CAREER   27 0 36.0 9.22 19.96 .462 0.20 0.60 .333 4.44 5.96 .745 1.56 2.70 4.26 3.74 0.89 1.00 3.07 3.00 22.93

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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 - 237 56 121 .463 - - - 36 53 .679 13 18 31 24 9 4 22 - 148
1977-78 DEN 13 - 481 131 291 .450 - - - 66 80 .825 18 35 53 52 9 21 34 39 328
1978-79 DEN 3 - 122 38 69 .551 - - - 8 11 .727 7 14 21 12 4 1 12 12 84
1981-82 DEN 3 0 66 15 33 .455 1 3 .333 4 7 .571 4 6 10 6 1 0 8 8 35
1982-83 SEA 2 0 65 9 25 .360 0 0 .000 6 10 .600 0 0 0 7 1 1 7 4 24
CAREER   27 0 971 249 539 .462 1 3 .333 120 161 .745 42 73 115 101 24 27 83 63 619

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 1 0 0 0 .335 - - 0.44 2 4 .333 0.40 0.20 0.60
1977-78 DEN 13 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .321 1.33 0.23 0.27 6 7 .462 0.80 0.10 1.00
1978-79 DEN 3 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .376 1.00 0.33 0.16 1 2 .333 0.30 - 0.30
1981-82 DEN 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .146 0.75 0.12 0.21 1 2 .333 -0.10 - -0.10
1982-83 SEA 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .203 1.75 0.25 0.40 0 2 .000 -0.10 - -0.10
CAREER   27 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .300 1.22 0.24 0.30 10 17 .370 1.30 0.30 1.70

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 - .513 .463 5.68 8.24 6.93 17.48 - 1.70 0.93 - 114.21 - 1.22 - 100.7 18.18
1977-78 DEN 13 - .503 .450 3.88 7.23 5.59 16.86 10.68 0.85 2.23 28.60 127.52 -0.91 1.13 105.1 109.9 18.76
1978-79 DEN 3 - .569 .551 5.82 12.91 9.18 16.07 13.98 1.51 0.44 27.82 127.80 -3.34 1.22 107.7 108.7 21.49
1981-82 DEN 3 0 .485 .470 6.46 10.39 8.36 11.76 18.15 0.69 - 25.89 135.93 -5.77 1.06 91.1 116.8 10.92
1982-83 SEA 2 0 .408 .360 - - - 15.73 11.98 0.76 0.91 20.55 96.00 1.09 0.96 87.3 113.9 6.00
CAREER   27 0 .508 .463 4.41 7.88 6.12 16.28 11.92 1.13 1.47 27.57 154.06 -1.57 1.15 103.0 108.5 17.57

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NBA All-Star Weekend Competitions

Western All-Star Fan Vote Selection - 1977, 1978, 1979, 1983
All-Star MVP - 1979

* 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 - 29 7 9 .778 - - - 4 6 .667 0 7 7 3 3 0 3 - 18
1978 West 1 - 35 10 16 .625 - - - 2 4 .500 0 3 3 3 1 0 4 4 22
1979 West 1 - 34 11 17 .647 - - - 3 7 .429 3 2 5 2 1 1 4 1 25
1983 West 1 1 17 5 7 .714 0 0 .000 0 0 .000 0 1 1 2 1 0 2 3 10
TOTAL   4 4 115 33 49 .673 0 0 .000 9 17 .529 3 13 16 10 6 1 13 8 75
AVERAGES   4 4 28.8 8.25 12.25 .673 0.00 0.00 .000 2.25 4.25 .529 0.75 3.25 4.00 2.50 1.50 0.25 3.25 2.00 18.75

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NCAA

College: NC State (1975)

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
1971-72 DNP Fr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1972-73 NC State So - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1973-74 NC State Jr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1974-75 NC State Sr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

NCAA Awards & Honors

Naismith College Player of the Year - 1975
Adolph Rupp Trophy - 1975
Helms Foundation Player of the Year - 1974, 1975
Consensus All-American First Team - 1973, 1974, 1975
NABC Player of the Year - 1975
NABC All-American First Team - 1973, 1974, 1975
AP Player of the Year - 1974, 1975
AP All-American First Team - 1973, 1974, 1975
Oscar Robertson Trophy (USBWA Player of the Year) - 1975
USBWA All-American First Team - 1974, 1975
USBWA All-American Second Team - 1973
Sporting News Player of the Year - 1975
UPI Player of the Year - 1975
UPI All-American First Team - 1973, 1974, 1975
ACC Player of the Year (Media) - 1973, 1974, 1975
NCAA Tournament Most Outstanding Player - 1974
NCAA Final Four All-Tournament Teams (AP) - 1974