John Lucas G  #10

Born: Oct 31, 1953 (65 years old)

Birthplace: Durham, North Carolina (United States)

Nationality: United States

Height: 6-3 (191cm)     Weight: 175 (79kg)

Current NBA Status: Retired (Oct 5, 1990)

Draft Entry: 1976 NBA Draft

Drafted: Round 1, Pick 1, Houston Rockets

Pre-Draft Team: Maryland (Sr)

High School: Hillside High School [Durham, North Carolina]

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NBA

14 Years Of Service

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 HOU 82 - 30.9 4.73 9.93 .477 - - - 1.65 2.09 .789 0.67 2.00 2.67 5.65 1.52 0.23 2.12 - 11.11
1977-78 HOU 82 - 35.8 5.02 11.55 .435 - - - 2.35 3.05 .772 0.62 2.49 3.11 9.37 1.95 0.11 2.54 2.60 12.40
1978-79 GOS 82 - 37.7 6.46 13.98 .462 - - - 3.22 3.91 .822 0.79 2.22 3.01 9.29 1.85 0.11 2.79 3.11 16.15
1979-80 GOS 80 - 34.5 4.85 10.38 .467 0.15 0.53 .286 2.77 3.61 .768 0.76 1.99 2.75 7.53 1.73 0.04 2.45 2.30 12.62
1980-81 GOS 66 - 29.1 3.36 7.67 .439 0.06 0.36 .167 1.62 2.20 .738 0.52 1.82 2.33 7.03 1.26 0.03 2.12 2.80 8.41
1981-82 WAS 79 53 24.6 3.33 7.82 .426 0.03 0.28 .091 1.75 2.23 .784 0.51 1.59 2.10 6.97 1.20 0.08 1.33 1.97 8.43
1982-83 WAS 35 0 11.0 1.77 3.74 .473 0.00 0.14 .000 0.60 1.20 .500 0.23 0.60 0.83 2.91 0.71 0.03 0.51 1.34 4.14
1983-84 SAN 63 39 28.7 4.37 9.44 .462 0.30 1.10 .275 1.90 2.49 .764 0.37 2.49 2.86 10.68 1.46 0.08 1.95 2.33 10.94
1984-85 HOU 47 21 24.6 4.38 9.49 .462 0.45 1.40 .318 2.19 2.74 .798 0.45 1.36 1.81 6.77 1.32 0.04 1.66 2.17 11.40
1985-86 HOU 65 65 32.6 5.62 12.58 .446 0.69 2.25 .308 3.55 4.57 .778 0.51 1.69 2.20 8.78 1.18 0.08 1.91 2.29 15.48
1986-87 MIL 43 40 31.6 6.63 14.51 .457 1.07 2.93 .365 3.19 4.05 .787 0.67 2.23 2.91 6.74 1.65 0.14 1.91 2.07 17.51
1987-88 MIL 81 22 21.8 3.47 7.79 .445 0.63 1.86 .338 1.60 2.00 .802 0.36 1.60 1.96 4.84 1.09 0.04 1.26 1.54 9.17
1988-89 SEA 74 8 11.4 1.61 4.04 .398 0.24 0.92 .265 0.73 1.04 .701 0.30 0.77 1.07 3.51 0.81 0.01 0.72 0.89 4.19
1989-90 HOU 49 18 19.1 2.22 5.94 .375 0.53 1.78 .299 0.86 1.12 .764 0.39 1.45 1.84 4.86 0.92 0.04 1.20 1.73 5.84
CAREER   928 266 27.5 4.21 9.37 .449 0.36 1.18 .303 2.04 2.63 .776 0.53 1.79 2.32 6.95 1.37 0.08 1.82 2.13 10.72

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 HOU 82 - 2531 388 814 .477 - - - 135 171 .789 55 164 219 463 125 19 174 - 911
1977-78 HOU 82 - 2933 412 947 .435 - - - 193 250 .772 51 204 255 768 160 9 208 213 1017
1978-79 GOS 82 - 3095 530 1146 .462 - - - 264 321 .822 65 182 247 762 152 9 229 255 1324
1979-80 GOS 80 - 2763 388 830 .467 12 42 .286 222 289 .768 61 159 220 602 138 3 196 184 1010
1980-81 GOS 66 - 1919 222 506 .439 4 24 .167 107 145 .738 34 120 154 464 83 2 140 185 555
1981-82 WAS 79 53 1940 263 618 .426 2 22 .091 138 176 .784 40 126 166 551 95 6 105 156 666
1982-83 WAS 35 0 386 62 131 .473 0 5 .000 21 42 .500 8 21 29 102 25 1 18 47 145
1983-84 SAN 63 39 1807 275 595 .462 19 69 .275 120 157 .764 23 157 180 673 92 5 123 147 689
1984-85 HOU 47 21 1158 206 446 .462 21 66 .318 103 129 .798 21 64 85 318 62 2 78 102 536
1985-86 HOU 65 65 2120 365 818 .446 45 146 .308 231 297 .778 33 110 143 571 77 5 124 149 1006
1986-87 MIL 43 40 1358 285 624 .457 46 126 .365 137 174 .787 29 96 125 290 71 6 82 89 753
1987-88 MIL 81 22 1766 281 631 .445 51 151 .338 130 162 .802 29 130 159 392 88 3 102 125 743
1988-89 SEA 74 8 842 119 299 .398 18 68 .265 54 77 .701 22 57 79 260 60 1 53 66 310
1989-90 HOU 49 18 938 109 291 .375 26 87 .299 42 55 .764 19 71 90 238 45 2 59 85 286
CAREER   928 266 25556 3905 8696 .449 244 806 .303 1897 2445 .776 490 1661 2151 6454 1273 73 1691 1803 9951

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 HOU 82 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .241 - - 0.21 49 33 .598 3.60 1.20 4.80
1977-78 HOU 82 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .335 3.61 0.75 0.26 28 54 .341 4.30 0.90 5.20
1978-79 GOS 82 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .356 2.99 0.60 0.28 38 44 .463 4.70 3.20 7.90
1979-80 GOS 80 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .281 3.27 0.75 0.35 23 57 .287 4.00 1.90 5.90
1980-81 GOS 66 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .193 2.51 0.45 0.29 32 33 .492 0.60 0.70 1.30
1981-82 WAS 79 53 2 0 0 0 0 0 .239 3.53 0.61 0.28 42 37 .532 1.10 2.70 3.90
1982-83 WAS 35 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .050 2.17 0.53 0.32 16 19 .457 -0.20 0.60 0.40
1983-84 SAN 63 39 25 1 0 0 2 0 .243 4.58 0.63 0.26 30 33 .476 3.40 0.90 4.30
1984-85 HOU 47 21 7 0 0 0 0 0 .140 3.12 0.61 0.29 28 19 .596 2.00 1.20 3.20
1985-86 HOU 65 65 17 0 0 0 0 0 .315 3.83 0.52 0.36 40 25 .615 4.49 1.13 5.63
1986-87 MIL 43 40 6 0 0 0 0 0 .309 3.26 0.80 0.28 27 16 .628 2.59 1.37 3.96
1987-88 MIL 81 22 6 0 0 0 0 0 .203 3.14 0.70 0.26 41 40 .506 2.08 1.76 3.84
1988-89 SEA 74 8 1 0 0 0 0 0 .117 3.94 0.91 0.26 40 34 .541 1.11 0.75 1.86
1989-90 HOU 49 18 3 0 0 0 0 0 .169 2.80 0.53 0.19 21 28 .429 -0.33 1.26 0.93
CAREER   928 266 67 1 0 0 2 0 .227 3.32 0.64 0.28 455 472 .491 33.45 19.57 53.12

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 HOU 82 - .512 .477 2.47 6.83 4.73 24.71 - 2.33 0.40 - 126.61 - 1.12 - 104.5 15.09
1977-78 HOU 82 - .481 .435 1.79 7.59 4.61 34.80 16.77 2.58 0.16 17.26 120.71 10.74 1.07 104.9 106.4 16.59
1978-79 GOS 82 - .514 .462 2.24 6.36 4.29 33.02 16.53 2.30 0.16 20.16 128.49 8.46 1.16 106.9 103.9 16.84
1979-80 GOS 80 - .528 .475 2.36 6.55 4.39 29.18 16.12 2.38 0.06 17.01 152.14 8.07 1.22 109.6 107.8 15.25
1980-81 GOS 66 - .487 .443 1.94 7.04 4.45 30.74 24.51 2.05 0.06 15.62 134.33 6.53 1.10 99.8 111.1 11.70
1981-82 WAS 79 53 .479 .427 2.30 6.97 4.68 39.35 18.32 2.37 0.17 18.35 130.06 11.06 1.08 103.1 104.0 15.28
1982-83 WAS 35 0 .485 .473 2.27 6.08 4.16 39.21 23.92 3.14 0.15 21.11 97.33 5.64 1.11 93.0 99.9 14.50
1983-84 SAN 63 39 .519 .478 1.38 9.09 5.30 45.09 18.12 2.29 0.14 17.39 150.19 15.89 1.16 114.4 112.0 18.10
1984-85 HOU 47 21 .533 .485 2.03 6.17 4.10 35.80 16.87 2.52 0.10 20.63 157.85 9.49 1.20 112.6 108.3 17.83
1985-86 HOU 65 65 .530 .474 1.64 5.70 3.63 34.73 13.57 1.69 0.13 20.22 153.22 10.77 1.23 115.4 111.7 17.23
1986-87 MIL 43 40 .537 .494 2.41 7.96 5.19 31.09 11.27 2.49 0.27 23.81 160.92 7.64 1.21 113.2 108.9 19.25
1987-88 MIL 81 22 .529 .486 1.84 8.32 5.07 32.14 15.11 2.46 0.10 19.78 158.55 7.87 1.18 109.3 108.7 16.05
1988-89 SEA 74 8 .466 .428 2.85 7.85 5.28 40.31 16.55 3.43 0.07 18.89 136.40 12.83 1.04 110.0 109.3 16.71
1989-90 HOU 49 18 .454 .419 2.18 7.89 5.08 33.86 21.24 2.31 0.12 17.54 143.71 7.71 0.98 96.8 106.0 11.43
CAREER   928 266 .509 .463 2.09 7.14 4.61 33.85 16.87 2.36 0.16 18.75 152.77 9.61 1.14 108.2 107.4 15.96

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NBA Transactions

Jun 8, 1976 - The Houston Rockets selected John Lucas in Round 1 with Pick 1 in the 1976 NBA Draft.
Sep 1, 1976 - John Lucas signed a multi-year contract with the Houston Rockets.
Sep 5, 1978 - John Lucas was acquired by the Golden State Warriors from the Houston Rockets in a trade.
Jun 30, 1981 - The Golden State Warriors tendered a Qualifying Offer to make John Lucas a Restricted FA.
Jul 1, 1981 - John Lucas, previously with the Golden State Warriors, became a free agent.
Oct 15, 1981 - John Lucas signed a multi-year offer sheet with the Utah Jazz. Since he is a restricted free agent, the Golden State Warriors can match.
Oct 18, 1981 - The Golden State Warriors matched the offer sheet that John Lucas signed with the Utah Jazz.
Oct 19, 1981 - John Lucas signed a multi-year contract with the Golden State Warriors.
Oct 20, 1981 - John Lucas was acquired by the Washington Bullets from the Golden State Warriors in a trade.
Jan 25, 1983 - The Washington Bullets placed the contract of John Lucas on waivers.
Jan 27, 1983 - John Lucas, previously with the Washington Bullets, became a free agent.
Aug 29, 1983 - John Lucas signed a contract with the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Sep 21, 1983 - The Cleveland Cavaliers placed the contract of John Lucas on waivers.
Sep 23, 1983 - John Lucas, previously with the Cleveland Cavaliers, became a free agent.
Dec 4, 1983 - John Lucas signed a contract with the San Antonio Spurs.
Jun 30, 1984 - The San Antonio Spurs tendered a Qualifying Offer to make John Lucas a Restricted FA.
Jul 1, 1984 - John Lucas, previously with the San Antonio Spurs, became a free agent.
Sep 12, 1984 - John Lucas signed a multi-year offer sheet with the Houston Rockets. Since he is a restricted free agent, the San Antonio Spurs can match.
Sep 13, 1984 - The San Antonio Spurs matched the offer sheet that John Lucas signed with the Houston Rockets.
Sep 13, 1984 - John Lucas signed a multi-year contract with the San Antonio Spurs.
Oct 4, 1984 - John Lucas was acquired by the Houston Rockets from the San Antonio Spurs in a trade.
Dec 10, 1984 - The Houston Rockets placed the contract of John Lucas on waivers.
Dec 12, 1984 - John Lucas, previously with the Houston Rockets, became a free agent.
Feb 19, 1985 - John Lucas signed a multi-year contract with the Houston Rockets.
Mar 14, 1986 - The Houston Rockets placed the contract of John Lucas on waivers.
Mar 18, 1986 - John Lucas, previously with the Houston Rockets, became a free agent.
Jan 17, 1987 - John Lucas signed a contract with the Milwaukee Bucks.
Jul 1, 1987 - John Lucas, previously with the Milwaukee Bucks, became a free agent.
Nov 1, 1987 - John Lucas signed a contract with the Milwaukee Bucks.
Jul 1, 1988 - John Lucas, previously with the Milwaukee Bucks, became a free agent.
Sep 19, 1988 - John Lucas signed a contract with the Seattle SuperSonics.
Jul 1, 1989 - John Lucas, previously with the Seattle SuperSonics, became a free agent.
Aug 17, 1989 - John Lucas signed a multi-year contract with the Houston Rockets.
Sep 27, 1990 - John Lucas was acquired by the Atlanta Hawks from the Houston Rockets in a trade.
Oct 2, 1990 - The Atlanta Hawks placed the contract of John Lucas on waivers.
Oct 4, 1990 - John Lucas, previously with the Atlanta Hawks, became a free agent.
Oct 5, 1990 - John Lucas retired from professional basketball.

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NBA Awards & Honors

All-Rookie First Team - 1977

* 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 HOU 12 - 35.8 6.25 11.58 .540 - - - 2.17 2.83 .765 0.33 2.42 2.75 6.92 2.00 0.33 2.75 - 14.67
1981-82 WAS 7 0 10.6 2.00 3.71 .538 0.14 0.43 .333 0.29 0.43 .667 0.00 1.14 1.14 2.86 0.43 0.14 0.86 0.57 4.43
1984-85 HOU 5 4 30.4 5.20 16.00 .325 0.40 2.80 .143 2.80 4.40 .636 1.40 2.80 4.20 5.40 1.20 0.00 2.80 1.40 13.60
1986-87 MIL 12 12 30.2 5.67 12.50 .453 1.00 3.00 .333 3.25 4.00 .812 0.33 1.75 2.08 5.17 1.17 0.08 1.58 1.67 15.58
1987-88 MIL 5 0 16.0 2.00 5.40 .370 0.60 2.60 .231 1.20 1.80 .667 1.00 0.60 1.60 3.80 1.00 0.00 1.00 1.20 5.80
1988-89 SEA 4 0 9.2 1.25 4.25 .294 0.00 0.75 .000 0.25 0.50 .500 0.00 0.25 0.25 2.00 0.00 0.00 1.25 0.50 2.75
CAREER   45 16 25.2 4.40 9.76 .451 0.55 2.09 .261 1.96 2.62 .746 0.44 1.69 2.13 4.87 1.16 0.13 1.82 1.18 11.16

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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 HOU 12 - 430 75 139 .540 - - - 26 34 .765 4 29 33 83 24 4 33 - 176
1981-82 WAS 7 0 74 14 26 .538 1 3 .333 2 3 .667 0 8 8 20 3 1 6 4 31
1984-85 HOU 5 4 152 26 80 .325 2 14 .143 14 22 .636 7 14 21 27 6 0 14 7 68
1986-87 MIL 12 12 362 68 150 .453 12 36 .333 39 48 .812 4 21 25 62 14 1 19 20 187
1987-88 MIL 5 0 80 10 27 .370 3 13 .231 6 9 .667 5 3 8 19 5 0 5 6 29
1988-89 SEA 4 0 37 5 17 .294 0 3 .000 1 2 .500 0 1 1 8 0 0 5 2 11
CAREER   45 16 1135 198 439 .451 18 69 .261 88 118 .746 20 76 96 219 52 6 82 39 502

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 HOU 12 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .288 - - 0.24 6 6 .500 1.00 0.10 1.20
1981-82 WAS 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .126 5.00 0.75 0.12 3 4 .429 0.20 0.10 0.30
1984-85 HOU 5 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 .248 3.86 0.86 0.28 2 3 .400 -0.10 0.30 0.20
1986-87 MIL 12 12 1 0 0 0 0 0 .246 3.10 0.70 0.32 6 6 .500 0.50 0.17 0.67
1987-88 MIL 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .146 3.17 0.83 0.33 2 3 .400 0.06 0.05 0.10
1988-89 SEA 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .080 4.00 0.00 0.12 1 3 .250 -0.10 -0.01 -0.11
CAREER   45 16 2 0 0 0 0 0 .217 3.49 0.72 0.27 20 25 .444 1.55 0.71 2.36

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 HOU 12 - .572 .540 1.01 7.58 4.24 25.05 - 2.60 0.50 - 130.43 - 1.27 - 105.6 17.52
1981-82 WAS 7 0 .567 .558 - 12.48 6.07 46.59 12.77 2.06 0.79 17.72 153.85 13.30 1.19 119.5 101.9 21.02
1984-85 HOU 5 4 .379 .338 3.96 9.21 6.39 24.65 7.24 1.82 - 23.70 110.42 7.12 0.85 96.4 103.0 11.61
1986-87 MIL 12 12 .546 .493 1.24 7.19 4.07 24.48 10.46 1.90 0.17 21.78 159.92 5.99 1.25 114.1 117.5 17.56
1987-88 MIL 5 0 .468 .426 6.94 4.48 5.76 33.73 16.23 3.15 - 19.50 126.78 8.69 1.07 107.3 114.8 15.34
1988-89 SEA 4 0 .308 .294 - 3.48 1.53 30.51 10.06 - - 21.72 79.41 9.27 0.65 80.7 121.7 2.67
CAREER   45 16 .511 .472 1.87 7.78 4.69 27.56 10.37 2.22 0.31 21.73 145.77 7.58 1.14 107.9 110.0 16.33

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NCAA

College: Maryland (1976)

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
1972-73 Maryland Fr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1973-74 Maryland So - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1974-75 Maryland Jr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1975-76 Maryland Sr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

NCAA Awards & Honors

Consensus All-American First Team - 1975, 1976
NABC All-American First Team - 1975
NABC All-American Third Team - 1974
AP All-American First Team - 1976
AP All-American Second Team - 1974, 1975
USBWA All-American First Team - 1976
USBWA All-American Second Team - 1975
UPI All-American First Team - 1975, 1976